Safwan Jassim Sultan, Assistant Lecturer at Al-Noor University College, Assistant Lecturer Zaid Tahsin Ali Qadawi, and Prof. Dr. Amjad Abdul-Hadi Muhammad, Department of Biology at University of Mosul, for the first time recorded a new bacterial strain belongs to the genus Acinetobacter and called Acinetobacter AZS1 isolated from the root nodes of alfalfa, in the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).