Mohammad-Reza Aslani





Depatment of Clinical Sciences,

School of Veterinary Medicine,

Ferdowsi University of Masshad,

POBox 91775-1793, Masshad, Iran



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Personal information :


Date of birth: March 29, 1966

Place of birth: Fereidounshahr (Isfahan), Iran



Education :


-1991-1995,DVSc in Large Animal Internal Medicine,††

University of Shiraz, Thesis: Study on the mechanism of V285 in treatment of experimental oleander poisoning in calves


-1985-1991, DVM, University of Tehran, Thesis: Study†† on Tropical theileriosis of cattle in Sharekord (Capital city of Chahar-Mahal Province in Iran)

††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††


Teaching experiences:


-         Offered Courses,1995-up to now:

1. Large Animal Internal Medicine

2.Veterinary Clinical Toxicology

3.Veterinary Clinical Examination

4. Metabolic Diseases of Animals



Service in clinic,1995-up to now:


Clinic of Large Animal Internal Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Mashhad





Aslani, M.R. (2004) Poisonous plants of Iran and their effects on Animals. Mashhad University Press, Mashhad.


Aslani, M.R. (2008) Veterinary Clinical Toxicology. Mashhad University Press, In press




1. Najar-Nejad, V., Aslani, M.R., Blalimood, M. (2008) Evaluation of allicin for the treatment of experimentally induced subclinical lead poisoning in sheep. Biol. Trace Elem. Res., (In Press)


2. Dinchev, D., Janda, B., Evstatieva, L., Oleszek, W., Aslani, M.R., Kostova, I. (2008) Distribution of steroidal saponins in Tribulus terrestris from different geographical regions. Phytochem., 69: 176-186.


3. Aslani, M. R., Maleki, M., Mohri, M., Najjar-Nazhad, V., Afshari, E. (2007) Castor bean (Ricinus communis) toxicosis in a sheep flock. Toxicon, 49: 400-406.


4- Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R., Janati-Pirpuz, Karazma, M. (2007) Experimental Oleander (Nerioum oleander) poisoning in goats: Clinical and pathological study. Iranian J. Vet. Res., 7: 58-63.


5- Aslani, M.R. , Vojdani, M. (2007) Nitrate intoxication due to ingestion of pigweed red-root (Amaranthus retroflexus) in Cattle. Iranian J. Vet. Res., 8:377-380.


6- Aslani, M.R, Heidari, V. (2007) The effect of magnesium sulfate in treatment of experimental oleander (Nerium oleander) poisoning in sheep. J. Facul. Vet. Facul. Uni. Tehranm., 62: 67-71.


7. Aslani, M.R., Mohri, M., Chekani, M. (2006) Effects of garlic (allium sativum) and its chief compound, allicin, on acute lethality of cyanide in rats. Comp. Clin. Pathol., 15: 211-213.


8.Razmi, G.R., Dastjerdi, K., Hosseini, H. Naghibi, A., Barati, F., Aslani, M.R. (2006) An epidemiological study on anaplasma infection in cattle, sheep and goats in Mashhad suburb, Khorasan province, Iran. Annals NewYork Academy of Science, 1078: 479-481.


9. Sardari, K, Dehghan, M.M., Mohri, M, Emami, M.R., Mirshamsi, A., Maleki, M, Najar Barjasteh, M, Aslani, M.R. (2006) Macroscopic aspects of wound healing (Contraction and epithelialisation) after topical administration of allicin in dogs. Comp. Clin. Pathol., 15: 231-235.



10. Aslani, M.R., Pascoe, I., Kowalski, M., Michalewicz, A., Retallick, M.A.S, Colegate, S.M. (2006) I Vitro detection of hepatocytotoxic metabolites Drechslera biseptata: A contributing factor to acute bovine liver disease. Aust.J. Exper. Agri., 46:599-604.


11. Aslani, M.R., Mohri, M and Movassaghi, A. R. (2005) Heinz body anaemia associated with onion (Allium cepa) toxicosis in a flock of sheep. Comp. Clin. Pathol., 14: 118-120.


12. Mohri, M., Jannatabadi, A.A. and Aslani, M.R. (2005) Studies on haemoglobin polymorphism of two breeds of Iranian sheep and its relationship to concentration of iron, copper, haemoglobin and RBC number. Vet. Res. Commun., 29: 305-312.


13. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R. andMohri, M., Abasian, A. and Zarepour, M. (2004) Clinical and pathological aspects of experimental oleander (Nerium oleander) in sheep. Vet. Res. Commun., 28: 609-616.


14. Aslani, M.R., Mohri, M., Maleki, M., Mohammadi, Gh.R., Sharifi, K,(2004) Mass cyanide intoxication in sheep. Vet. Hum. Toxicol., 46: 186-187.


15. Aslani, M.R., Mohri, M. and Saljughi, H.O. (2003) The effect of Imidocarb dipropionate on Babesiosis in sheep.Ir. j. Vet. Res., 5: 187-190.


16. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R., Mohri, M., Ebrahimpour, V and Mohebi, A. (2003) Experimental Tribulus terrestris poisoning in goats. Small Rum. Res., 51: 261-267.


17. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R., Mohri, M. and Pedram, M. (2003) Experimental Tribulus terrestris poisonong in sheep: clinical, Laboratory and pathological findings. Vet. Res. Commun. 27 : 52-63.


18. Razmi, G.R., Naghibi, A., Aslani, M.R., Dastjerdi, K, and Hoseini, H. (2003) An epidemiological study on Babesia infection in small ruminants in Mashhad suberb , province of Khorasan, Iran. Small Rum. Res., 50: 39-44.


19. Razmi, G.R, Ebrahimzadeh, E. and Aslani, M.R. (2003) A study about tick vectors of bovine theileriosis in an endemic region of Iran. J. Vet. Med., 50: 309-310.


20. Aslani, M.R. and Mohri, M. (2002) Ocular manifestations in Tropical theileriosis of cattle. J. Vet. Parasitol., 15: 53-54.


21. Razmi, M., Naghibi, A., Aslani, M.R., Fathivand, M. and Dastjerdi, K. (2002) An epidemiological study on ovine babesiosis in the Mashhad suberb area, province of Khorasan, Iran. Vet. Parasitol., 108: 109-115.


22. Mohri, M., Aslani, M.R. and Shahbazian, N. (2001) Serum biochemistry of persian fallow deer (Dama mesopotamica). Comp. Haematol. Intern., 11: 119-122.


23. Razmi, G.R. and Aslani, M.R. (2001) First report of equine lice, Bovicula equi from Iran. Pajuhesh and Sazandegi, 51: 84-85.


24. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R., Mohri, M. and Seifi, H. (2001) Outbreak of osteodystrophia fibrosa in young goats. J. Vet. Med. Seri A, 48: 385-389.


25. Mohri, M., Aslani, M.R. and Shahbazian, N. (2000) Haematology of Persian Fallow deer (Dama mesopotamica). Comp. Haematol. Intern., 10: 183-196


26. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R., Mohri, M. and Vojdani, M. (2000) Experimental kerosene poisoning in goats. Vet. Hum. Toxicol., 42: 354-355.


27. Seifi, H.A., Movassaghi, A.R., Mohri, M., Rad, M., Aslani, M.R., Parand, A. and Razmi, Gh. (2000) Concurrent coccidiosis and Bovine papular stomatitis infection in calves. J.Appl. Anim.Res., 18: 103-108.


28. Aslani, M.R. and Rezakhani, A. (2000) A case report of oleander (Nerium oleander) intoxication in cattle. Inter. J. Trop, Agric., 18: 227-229.


29. Aslani, M.R.(2000) A case report of Babesia caballi infection in a foal. J.Appl. Anim. Res., 17: 253-256.


30. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R. and Mohri, M. (2000) Clinical and pathological study oncases of polioencephalomalacia in ruminants in Mashhad suburb. J. Facul. Vet. Facul. Uni. Tehranm, 56: 27-31.


31. Movassaghi, A.R. and Aslani, M.R. (1999) First report of cholangiosarcoma in goats from Iran. J. Facul. Vet. Facul. Uni. Tehranm, 55: 63-64.


32. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R., Mohri, M. and Bordbar, M. (1999) An unusual case of contagious ecthyma in sheep. Pajuhesh and Sazandegi, 48: 138-139.

33. Aslani,M.R., Davazdah-Emami, M.R. and Movassaghi, A.R.(1999) Subcutaneous lipoma in a neonatal calf. J. Appl. Anim. Res., 15:194-199.


34. Aslani, M.R.(1999) An aberrant case of coenurosis in ewe. J. Appl. Anim. Res., 16: 97-99.


35. Aslani, M.R., Bazargani, T.T., Ashkar, A.A., Movassaghi, A.R., Raoofi, A. and Atiabi, N.(1998) Outbreak of tetenus in lambs. Vet. Rec., 142: 518-519.


36. Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R. and Sedighi, M.R. (1998) The first case of cutaneous melanoma in a Holstein cow from Iran. J. Facul. Vet. Facul. Uni. Tehranm, 58: 51-53.


37. Aslani, M.R., Rezakhani, A. and Ahmadi-Hariri, A.R. (1998) A study on hematology, serum electrolyte and bilirubin in cases of bovine theileriosistreated by Buparvaquone. Pajuhesh and Sazandegi, 39: 72-77.


38. Rezakhani, A. and Aslani, M.R (1997) Hornerís syndrom in a cow. Pajuhesh and Sazandegi, 29: 98-99.


39. Rezakhani, A. and Aslani, M.R. (1997) Sinoatrial bock in a horse. J. Facul. Vet. Facul. Uni. Tehranm, 50: 53-58.


40. Rezakhani, A., Aslani, M.R. and Kojouri, G.A. (1997) Premature ventricular beats in a cow suspected to myocarditis. Pajuhesh and Sazandegi, 26: 140-141.


41. Aslani, M.R., Khodakaram, A. and Razakhani, A.(1996) An atypical case of actinobacillosis in a cow. J. Vet. Med., Series A, 42:485-488.


42. Aslani, M.R.(1996) Endosulfan toxicosis in calves. Vet. Hum. Toxicol., 38:364.


43. Oryan, A., Aslani, M.R., Rezakhani, A., Maleki, M. and Shad-del, F.A.(1994) Babesia caballi and associated pathologic lesions in a horse. Equine Practice, 16: 33-37.




Scientific communications:


1.     Aslani, M.R., Movassaghi, A.R., Mohri, M., Pedram, M., Abavisani, A., Ebrahimpour, V. and Mohebi, A. (2002) Tribulosis in sheep and goats. 3rd Convention of Iranian Veterinary Clinicians, October 29-31, Mashhad


2.     Aslani, M. R., Mohri, M. and Darzi-Ramandi, Gh. (2002) Ocular and cutaneous manifestations in Tropical theileriosis of cattle. XXII Congress of Buiatrics, 18-23 August,Hannover, Germany.


3.     Aslani, M. R. (2002) Various physical injuries and complications due to Hordeum murinum in sheep and cattle. XXVII World Veterinary Congress,†††† September, Tunisia.


4.     Aslani, M.R., Mohri, M., Movassaghi, A.R.and Pedram, M. (2001) Experimental Tribulus terrestris poisoning in sheep: clinical and laboratory findings. 5th International Sheep Veterinary Congress, 21-25 Jan., Stellenbush, South Africa.


5.     Movassaghi, A.R., Aslani, M.R., and Abavisani, A.(2001) Histopathological study of Tribulus terrestris poisoning in sheep. Proceeding of 19th meeting ESVP, Thessaloniki, Greece, 25-28 Sept, P: 181.


6.     Aslani, M.R.(1999) Closantel intoxication in sheep. 26th World Veterinary Congress, Lyon, 23-26 September.


7.     Movassaghi, A.R., Aslani, M.R. and Bahadori, H. (1999) Pathological study of ovine pulmoinary adenomatosis at Mashhad`s abbattoir. 26th world Veterinary Congress, Lyon, 23-26 September.


8.     Aslani, M.R. and Rezakhani, A. (1999) A case of rabies in calfe with sino-atrial block and hyperglycemia. 11th Veterinary Congress of Iran, March 1-4, Tehran.


9.     Aslani, M.R. and Movassaghi, A.R. (1999) Preliminary observation of enzootic ataxia of lambs in Khorasan province. 11th Veterinary Congress of Iran, March 1-4, Tehran.



Clinical interest :


Large Animal Internal Medicine


Rearch interest:


Large animal Internal Medicine, Animal poisoning-poisonous plants