Bosnian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences

The Bosnian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences (BJBMS) is an international, English-language, peer reviewed journal, publishing articles in different disciplines of basic medical sciences. BJBMS welcomes original research and comprehensive reviews as well as short research communications in the field of biochemistry, genetics, immunology, microbiology, pathology, pharmacology, pharmaceutical sciences and physiology.

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Editor-in-Chief: Professor Muzafer Mujic, MD, PhD

 

 

ISSN: 1512-8601 (Print)
ISSN: 1840-4812 (Online)

OPEN ACCESS

Frequency: quarterly

JCR Impact Factor 2013: 0.413; 5-year IF: 0.450 

 

Indexed/adstracted in:

PubMed, Science Citation Index Expanded, Journal Citation Reports, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, SCOPUS, Chemical Abstracts Service, EBSCO, DOAJ, OCLC, CAB abstracts, Global Health

  
  

Current Issue


Vol 14, No 4 (2014)

Table of Contents

Reviews

Progress on diabetic cerebrovascular diseases
Houguang Zhou, Xiaoming Zhang, Jianfeng Lu
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 185-190 [PDF] [HTML]
Epigenetic alterations of the Wnt signaling pathway in cancer: a mini review
Ljiljana Serman, Tamara Nikuseva Martic, Alan Serman, Semir Vranic
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 191-194 [PDF] [HTML]

Biochemistry

The neuroprotective effects of tocotrienol rich fraction and alpha tocopherol against glutamate injury in astrocytes
Thilaga Rati Selvaraju, Huzwah Khaza’ai, Sharmili Vidyadaran, Mohd Sokhini Abd Mutalib, Ramachandran Vasudevan
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 195-204 [PDF] [HTML]

Pathology

Cystic fibroepithelioma of Pinkus: two new cases and cystic changes in classical fibroepithelioma of Pinkus
Zlatko Marusic, Marina Kos, Loredana Labinac-Peteh, Manuela Perković Bečić, Semir Vranić, Boštjan Luzar
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages .205-208 [PDF] [HTML]
Secular trends in body height in Balkan populations from 1945 to 1995
Nermin Sarajlić, Emina Resić, Anisa Gradaščević, Adis Salihbegović, Jože Balažic, Tomaž Zupanc
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 209-213 [PDF] [HTML]

Molecular Biology

Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes XRCC2 and XRCC3 risk of gastric cancer in Turkey
İlhami Gok, Meryem Baday, Suleyman Cetinkunar, Kemal Kilic, Bulent Caglar Bilgin
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 214-218 [PDF] [HTML]

Microbiology

Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from Iranian hospitals: virulence factors and antibiotic resistance properties
Hassan Momtaz, Laleh Hafezi
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 219-226 [PDF] [HTML]
Catheter-associated urinary tract infections in intensive care units at a university hospital in Turkey
Derya Keten, Firdevs Aktas, Ozlem Guzel Tunccan, Murat Dizbay, Ayse Kalkanci, Gülsah Biter, Hamit Sirri Keten
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 227-233 [PDF] [HTML]
In vitro activity of heather [Calluna vulgaris (L.) Hull] extracts on selected urinary tract pathogens
Dragana M Vučić, Miroslav R Petković, Branka B Rodić-Grabovac, Olgica D Stefanović, Sava M Vasić, Ljiljana R Čomić
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 234-238 [PDF] [HTML]

Translational and Clinical Research

A coincidental variation of the axillary artery: the brachioradial artery and the aberrant posterior humeral circumflex artery passing under the tendon of the latissimus dorsi muscle
Marek Konarik, David Kachlik, Vaclav Baca
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 239-243 [PDF] [HTML]
Impact of insulin like growth factor-1 in development of coronary artery ectasia
Ibrahim Faruk Akturk, Ismail Biyik, Ahmet Arif Yalcin, Nilgun Isiksacan, Omer Celik, Derya Ozturk, Mehmet Erturk
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 244-249 [PDF] [HTML]
Diagnostic dilemma of parotid lipomas: imaging versus fine needle aspiration cytology
Ilker Burak Arslan, Sinan Uluyol, Selahattin Genc, Tugrul Eruyar, Suphi Bulgurcu, Ibrahim Cukurova
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 250-253 [PDF] [HTML]
Extracorporeal shock waves lithotripsy versus retrograde ureteroscopy: is radiation exposure a criterion when we choose which modern treatment to apply for ureteric stones?
Catalin Pricop, Adrian Maier, Dragos Negru, Ovidiu Malau, Martha Orsolya, Daniel Radavoi, Dragomir R Serban
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 254-258 [PDF] [HTML]
NRGTM RF powered transseptal needle: a useful technique for transcatheter atrial septostomy and Fontan fenestration: report of three cases
Tevfik Karagöz, Alper Akın, Hayrettin Hakan Aykan
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 259-262 [PDF] [HTML]
Sinotomy technique versus surgical excision with primary closure technique in pilonidal sinus disease
Seyfi Emir, Ömer Topuz, Burhan Hakan Kanat, İlhan Bali
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 263-267 [PDF] [HTML]