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 molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, immunology, microbiology, pathology, pharmacology, pharmaceutical sciences, physiology and translational research.

 


Bosnian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences
Editors-in-Chief:
Muzafer Mujic, MD, PhD
Semir Vranic, MD, PhD 

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

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Frequency: Quarterly

Impact Factor*: 0.906
*2016 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)

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PubMed/MEDLINE, PubMed Central (PMC), Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)/Web of Science, Journal Citation Reports (JCR), EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, SCOPUS, Europe PubMed Central, DOAJ

 

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Vol 18, No 1 (2018)

Table of Contents

Reviews

Anesthesia for patients with mucopolysaccharidoses: Comprehensive review of the literature with emphasis on airway management
Brittney M. Clark, Juraj Sprung, Toby N. Weingarten, Mary E. Warner
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 1-7 [PDF]
The role of the Hedgehog signaling pathway in cancer: A comprehensive review
Ana Marija Skoda, Dora Simovic, Valentina Karin, Vedran Kardum, Semir Vranic, Ljiljana Serman
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 8-20 [PDF]

Biochemistry

Vitamin D status, serum lipid concentrations, and vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene polymorphisms in Familial Mediterranean fever
Turan Turhan, Halef Okan Doğan, Nihal Boğdaycioğlu, Nilnur Eyerci, Ahmet Omma, İsmail Sari, Ahmet Yeşilyurt, Yaşar Karaaslan
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 21-28 [PDF]
Evaluation of platelet activation in leukocyte-depleted platelet concentrates during storage
Miodrag Vucic, Zoran Stanojkovic, Ana Antic, Jelana Vucic, Voja Pavlovic
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 29-34 [PDF]

Immunology

Comprehensive analysis of patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) combined with chronic hepatitis B (CHB) infection and seropositive for anti-aquaporin-4 antibody
Jia Liu, Li Xu, Zhuo-lin Chen, Min Li, Huan Yi, Fu-hua Peng
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 35-42 [PDF]

Pathology

Adapted methods for scanning electron microscopy (SEM) in assessment of human sperm morphology
Petra Nussdorfer, Ines Cilenšek, Branko Zorn, Daniel Petrovič
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 43-48 [PDF]

Molecular Biology

The effect of metformin treatment on endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress induced by status epilepticus (SE) via the PERK-eIF2α-CHOP pathway
Jing Chen, Guo Zheng, Hu Guo, Zhong-nan Shi, Jiao Jiang, Xiao-yu Wang, Xiao Yang, Xian-yu Liu
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 49-54 [PDF]
Physiological and transcriptomic analysis of a salt-resistant Saccharomyces cerevisiae mutant obtained by evolutionary engineering
Seyma Hande Tekarslan-Sahin, Ceren Alkim, Tugba Sezgin
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 55-65 [PDF]

Translational and Clinical Research

Evaluation of pulmonary artery pressure in patients with juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (jSLE)
Amra Adrovic, Reyhan Dedeoglu, Sezgin Sahin, Kenan Barut, Aida Koka, Dicle Cengiz, Funda Oztunc, Ozgur Kasapcopur
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 66-71 [PDF]
The value of 18F-FDG PET/CT imaging in breast cancer staging
Ulkem Yararbas, Neslihan Cetin Avci, Levent Yeniay, Aziz Murat Argon
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 72-79 [PDF]
The joint effect of the endothelin receptor B gene (EDNRB) polymorphism rs10507875 and nitric oxide synthase 3 gene (NOS3) polymorphism rs869109213 in Slovenian patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and diabetic retinopathy
Dejan Bregar, Ines Cilenšek, Sara Mankoč, Ana Reschner, Danijel Petrovič, Mojca Globočnik Petrovič
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 80-86 [PDF]
Etoricoxib improves osteoarthritis pain relief, joint function, and quality of life in the extreme elderly
Wen-Nan Huang, Tim K. Tso
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 87-94 [PDF]
Isoflurane and postoperative respiratory depression following laparoscopic surgery: A retrospective propensity-matched analysis
Alexandre N. Cavalcante, Carmelina Gurrieri, Juraj Sprung, Darrell R. Schroeder, Toby N. Weingarten
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 95-100 [PDF]
Effects of caffeine administration on sedation and respiratory parameters in patients recovering from anesthesia
Nafisseh S Warner, Matthew A Warner, Darrel R Schroeder, Juraj Sprung, Toby N Weingarten
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 101-104 [PDF]

Short Communication

Efficacy of a bundle approach in preventing the incidence of ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP)
Sandra Burja, Tina Belec, Nika Bizjak, Jernej Mori, Andrej Markota, Andreja Sinkovič
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 18, No 1 (2018) pages 105-109 [PDF]