Dr Homayoon Babaei

Full Professor

Contacts information


1) Babaei_H@uk.ac.ir 2) hombabaei@yahoo.com 3) Homayoon.Babaei@gmail.com



 Cryopreservation of Ova and Embryos

 Preimplantation embryo development

 In Vitro Fertilization

 Stem Cell

 Recombinant protein production by transgenic animals


Journal papers

1. Kheirandish, R., Askari, N., Babaei, H., Zinc therapy improves deleterious effects of chronic copper administration on mice testes: histopathological evaluation.

Andrologia, 46, 80-85, 2014

2. Azizollahi, Gh., Azizollahi, S., Babaei, H., Kianinejad, M., Baneshi, MR., Nematollahi-Mahani, SN., Effects of supplement therapy on sperm parameters, protamines content and acrosomal integrity of varicocelectomized subjects.

Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, 30, 593-599, 2013

3. Azari, O., Babaei, H., Derakhshanfar, A., Nematollahi-Mahani, S.N., Poursahebi, R., Moshrefi, M., Effects of transplanted mesenchymal stem cells isolated from Wharton's jelly of caprine umbilical cord on cutaneous wound healing; histopathological evaluation.

Veterinary Research Communications, 35, 211-222, 2011

4. Azizollahi, A., Babaei, H., Derakhshanfar, A., Effects of co-administration of dopamine and vitamin C on ischaemia-reperfusion injury after experimental torsion-detorsion in rats.

Andrologia, 43, 100-105, 2010

5. Babaei, H., Akhtardanesh, B., Ghanbarpour, R., Namjoo, A., Serological evidence of canine herpesvirus-1 in dogs of Kerman city, southeast of Iran.

Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 57, 348-351, 2010

6. Moshrefi, M., Babaei, H., Nematollahi-Mahani, S.N., Isolation and characterization of mesenchymal cells isolated from caprine umbilical cord matrix.

Animal Reproduction, 7, 367-372, 2010

7. Ghasemi, N., Babaei, H., Azizallahi, S., Kheradmand, A., Effect of long term administration of zinc after scrotal heating on mice spermatozoa and subsequent offspring quality.

Andrologia, 41, 222-228, 2009

8. Kheradmand, A., Taati, M., Babaei, H., The effects of chronic administration of ghrelin on rat sperm quality and membrane integrity.

Animal Biology, 59, 159-168, 2009

9. Hajializadeh N, Babaei H, Nematollahi-Mahani SN, Azizollahi S., The development of mouse early embryos in vitro in fibroblasts and cumulus cells cocultures supplemented with retinoic acid.

Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 9, 1-8, 2008

10. Sheikhveisy, M., Babaei, H., Derakhshanfer, A., Oloumi, M.M., Kheradmand, A., Negative effect of vitrification of whole rat ovarian tissue and its subsequent autotransplantation into omentum.

Animal reproduction, 5, 97-102, 2008

11. Babaei, H., Moshrefi, M., Golchin, M., Nematollahi-Mahani, S.N., Assess the pluripotency of caprine umbilical cord Wharton's jelly mesenchymal cells by RT-PCR analysis of early transcription factor Nanog.

Iranian Journal of Veterinary Surgery, 3, 57-66, 2008

12. Azari, O., Babaei., H., Molaei, M.M., Nematollahi-Mahani, S.N., Taherzade-Layasi, S., The use of Wharton's jelly-derived mesenchymal stem cells to accelerate second-intention cautaneous wound healing in goat.

Iranian Journal of Veterinary Surgery, 3, 15-27, 2008

13. Babaei H, Derakhshanfar A and Kheradmand A., Vitrification of mouse ovaries using ethylene glycol and DMSO as cryoprotectants: histopathological evaluation.

Veterinarski Arhiv, 77, 19-27, 2007

14. Babaei H, Mansouri-Najand MM, Molaei MM, Kheradmand A and Sharifan M., Assessment of LDH, ALP and AST levels in Cow’s Milk as an Indicator of Subclinical Mastitis.

Veterinary Research Communications, 31, 419-425, 2007

15. Babaei H, Nematollahi-Mahani SN, Kheradmand A and Ayen E., In vitro survival rate of bovine oocytes following vitrification in glass capillary micropipette (GCM).

Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 7, 8-13, 2006

16. Babaei H, Nematollahi-Mahani SN and Kheradmand A., The effects of vitamin A administration on the development of vitrified-warmed mouse blastocyst.

Animal Reproduction Science, 95, 125-133, 2006

17. Kheradmand A, Babaei H and Batavani RA., Effect of improved diet on semen quality and scrotal circumference in the ram.

Veterinarski Arhiv, 76, 333-341, 2006

18. Babaei H, Derakhshanfar A, Nematollahi-Mahani SN, Nabipour F and Zeraatpisheh A., Morphologic changes in fresh and vitrified mouse ovaries after retinol palmitate administration.

Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 3, 61-66, 2005

Conference papers

1. Azizollahi S; Azizollahi G; Nematollahi SN; Babaei H; Rastegari A; Maghsudi S., The effect of folic acid administration on protamines deficiency, acrosomal activity and semen parameters in varicocelectomized patients

27th Annual Meeting of ESHRE, Sweden, 2011

2. Azizollahi S., Babaei H., Derakhshanfar A., Histopathological evaluation of Dopamine and vitamin C administration on ischemia-reperfusion injury after testicular torsion in rats.

Royan International Twin Congress, Tehran, Iran, 2009

3. Babaei H., Ghasemi-Meymandi N., The effect of zinc administration on spermatozoa characteristics of male mice after local heating of testis.

11th Iranian Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kerman, Iran, 2008

4. Azizollahi S., Babaei H., The effect of zinc administration on spermatozoa protamines deficiency induced by local heating of mice testis.

Royan International Twin Congress, Tehran, Iran, 2008

5. Abshenas J., Babaei H., Alavi-Shoshtari SM., Asri S., Undiluted uterine fluid of non-pregnant cows.

European Society for Domestic Animal Reproduction (ESDAR), Murcia, Spain, 2005

6. Babaei H., Nematollahi-Mahani SN., Effect of vitamin A administration on development of vitrified mouse blastocyst.

European Society for Domestic Animal Reproduction (ESDAR), Murcia, Spain, 2005


Current semester courses

 Veterinary Obstetrics (Doctoral Degree)

 Veterinary Genital Diseases (Doctoral Degree)

Courses in past semesters

 Artificial Insemination (Doctoral Degree)