Salar Adnan Ahmed


College of Medicine

Department of Basic Sciences

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Professor of Clinical Biochemistry at Hawler Medical University, College of Medicine.
With more than 20 years of Clinic and Academic Experience in the Fields of Molecular BioEngineering and Laboratory Sciences, Also a Lab. Trainer at Kurdish Ministry of Health "MOH" Since 2013.

Prof. Salar has Obtained his Msc Degree in 2002 at Salahadin University, Erbil, Iraq, and Continued his Post Graduate Education at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece Obtaining his Ph.D. in Clinical Biochemistry.

His Research Contributions are highly notable in the College with Publications Published in the world-leading Journals and Impact Factor Holders across the Globe



  • Research experiences

 A Collaborative study between me and Biochemistry Lab. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki-Greece on


  • Molecular method for detection of JAK2( V617F) tyrosine kinase mutation in patients with myeloproliferative and myelodysplastic disorders in Nanakali blood diseases hospital.
  • Molecular method for detection of Factor V Leiden G1691A  & prothrombin G20210A mutation  in patientswith cerebral infarction


Doctoral Research: Biochemistry Lab. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki-Greece –

Research advisers: Dr. Panteleimon Arzoglou, Dr. Theodora Choli-Papadopoulou, Dr.Thomas Giannakouros


Research title:


Biochemical studies on blood coagulation mechanism - Effect of recombinant von willebrand factor-A1 domain on the process of hemostasis


  • Cloning, expression and purification of vWF A1 domain to identify the specific amino acid region of vWF that promotes optimal cofactor function in platelet aggregation and activation during the normal process of hemostasis.
  • Study of the potential function of purified vWF A1 domain in platelet activation and the natural process of hemostasis in order to fully understand its particular role in maintaining the integrity of the blood coagulation.



  • Research interests
  • Cloning, expression and purification of  different proteins
  • Identification of gene mutation
  • Molecular methods for diagnosis, differential diagnosis and early detection of diseases
  • Cancer
  • Homeostasis

Find and development  a new remedy against cancer and  thrombus formation

Supervision of Postgraduate Students

Number: 2                     Specialty: Clinical Biochemistry                          Degree: PhD and MSc 

  1. A modified, optimized kinetic photometric thrombin generation assay components to measure the potency of thrombin in plasma, Cellular, and Molecular Biology, Vol 67, No. 6, 2021
  2. Prevalence of the prothrombin G20210A mutation among ischemic
    stroke patients, J Cardiovasc Thorac Res, 2020, 12(3), 234-237
  3. treatment outcome of Philadelphia negative myeloproliferative neoplasm: experience of a single developing countries hematology-oncology center. African health science 2019
  4. A single developing country hematology-oncology center retrospective analysis of the Janus kinase 2 V617F mutation in Philadelphia negative myeloproliferative neoplasm.  Kuwait Medical Journal
  5. Correlation between thyroid hormones and body weight in hypothyroid females in Erbil city  ZANCO Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences ZJPAS) . v29(5)2017
  6. The role of von Willebrand factor and lipid profile in determining the risk of ischemic stroke in Hawler city: a case-control study  Zanko journal of medical science 2017;22(2)
  7. Factor V Leiden G1691A mutation in patients with cerebral infarction. ZANCO Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences ZJPAS) (2016), 28 (6); 86-47
  8.  Diagnostic efficiency of serum creatine kinase and troponin I in patients with a suspected acute myocardial infarction. Trakia Journal of Sciences, No 4, pp 314-319, 2016. doi:10.15547/tjs.2016.04.002
  9. cloning, expression, and purification of the recombinant A1 domain of human von Willebrand Factor and its functional characterization in platelet activation and natural process of hemostasis
  10. Evaluation of some micronutrients in patients infected with Giardia lamblia in Hawler city.  Zanko jornal of medical science 2015;20(1)
  11. Biochemical studies on blood coagulation mechanism - Effect of recombinant von Willebrand factor-A1 domain on the process of hemostasis (Ph.D. dissertation )
  12. Clinical efficiency of measuring Factor Xa generation as compared to thrombin generation
  13. Diagnostic efficiency of serum Creatine Kinase and Troponin I in patients with suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction. Trakia Journal of Sciences
  14. Clinical Usefulness of Alterations in Serum Total Sialic Acid and its Ratio to Total Protein in Breast Masses in Hawler City.Zanko jornal of medical science 2008.volume
  15. Biochemical studies on serum acid phosphatases in patients with breast masse in Erbil city. Middle east journal of internal  medicine Volume 1 issue 2.2008
  16. A Study of Serum Glycoproteins in Patients with Breast Cancer. Middle east journal of internal  medicine Volume 2 issue 1.2009
  17. Effects of ß-Thalassemia on some biochemical parameters. Middle east journal of family medicine Volume 7 issue 2.2009
  18. Serum Alpha-L-Fucose and related parameters in breast cancer as tumor markers. Middle east journal of family medicine Volume 9 issue 11 2011
  19. The Influence of Industrial Noise on Lipid and Lipoprotein Levels in Workers of Erbil Textile Factory. (JZS) Journal of Zankoy Sulaimani, December 2008, 11(1) Part A (109-116).
  20. Evaluation of some micronutrients in patients infected with Giardia lamblia in Hawler city. Zanko jornal of medical science 2015.volume
  21. Effect of dietary unsaturated fat on plasma lipid and lipoprotein profile, ZANCO Medical Journal (7):2: 2003
  22. Obesity and it is the effect on certain biochemical parameters in Erbil city, ZANCO Medical Journal (7):2:2003
  23. Measurement of basal metabolic rate in obese and diabetic: a comparative study ZANCO Medical Journal (8):2004

1- PhD in Clinical Biochemistry, Biochemistry Lab.. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki – Greece. 2012.

2- M.Sc. in Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, College of Medicine, أHawler Medical University, Erbil- Iraq, June, 2002

Member at TEDx hawlerMedical University  

Clinical Laboratory Trainer at the ministry of health- Kurdistan region -Iraq

Visiting lecturer at School of medicine-University of Kurdistan-Erbil

Visiting lecturer at Medical Laboratory Science-  Catholic University of Erbil-

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