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.

 


Editors-in-Chief:
Muzafer Mujic, MD, PhD
Semir Vranic, MD, PhD 

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

OPEN ACCESS

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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Current Issue


Vol 17, No 4 (2017)

Table of Contents

Reviews

Differential diagnosis of hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS): Portopulmonary hypertension (PPH) and hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT)
Inna Krynytska, Mariya Marushchak, Anna Mikolenko, Anzhela Bob, Iryna Smachylo, Ludmyla Radetska, Olga Sopel
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 276-285 [PDF]

Biochemistry

Evaluation of phenolic profile, enzyme inhibitory and antimicrobial activities of Nigella sativa L. seed extracts
Anela Topcagic, Sanja Cavar Zeljkovic, Erna Karalija, Semira Galijasevic, Emin Sofic
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 286-294 [PDF]
Berberine alleviates oxidative stress in rats with osteoporosis through receptor activator of NF-kB/receptor activator of NF-kB ligand/osteoprotegerin (RANK/RANKL/OPG) pathway
Xiao-Feng He, Long Zhang, Chun-Hua Zhang, Con-Ran Zhao, Heng Li, Ling-Fei Zhang, Guo-Feng Tian, Ming-Feng Guo, Zheng Dai, Fu-Ge Sui
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 295-301 [PDF]

Pathology

Enhancer of zeste homologue 2 (EZH2) expression in synovial sarcomas as a promising indicator of prognosis
Ulviye Yalçınkaya, Nesrin Uğraş, Gonca Özgün, Gökhan Ocakoğlu, Adem Deligönül, Sibel Kahraman Çetintaş, Muhammed Sadık Bilgen
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 302-308 [PDF]

Molecular Biology

Prevalence of F5 1691G>A, F2 20210G>A, and MTHFR 677C>T polymorphisms in Bosnian women with pregnancy loss
Emir Mahmutbegović, Damir Marjanović, Edin Medjedović, Nevena Mahmutbegović, Serkan Dogan, Amina Valjevac, Ewa Czerska, Anna Pawińska-Matecka, Agnieszka Madlani, Grażyna Adler
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 309-314 [PDF]
The effects of platelet gel on cultured human retinal pigment epithelial (hRPE) cells
Sahar Balagholi, Shaban Alizadeh, Abouzar Bagheri, Yashar Amizadeh, Mozhgan Rezaei Kanavi
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 315-322 [PDF]
ABCB1 3435C>T and 2677G>T/A polymorphisms in Polish and Bosnian patients with Crohn’s disease – A preliminary report
Krzysztof Borecki, Iwona Zawada, Anna Pawinska-Matecka, Nermin Nusret Salkic, Beata Karakiewicz, Grażyna Adler
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 323-327 [PDF]
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-related single nucleotide polymorphisms rs10738760 and rs6921438 are not associated with diabetic retinopathy (DR) in Slovenian patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
Rifet Terzić, Ines Cilenšek, Ruda Zorc Pleskovič, Sara Mankoč, Aleksandra Milutinović
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 328-332 [PDF]

Translational and Clinical Research

Soluble transferrin receptor as a marker of erythropoiesis in patients undergoing high-flux hemodialysis
Pei Yin, Yan Song, Jijun Li
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 333-338 [PDF]
Mitoxantrone suppresses vascular smooth muscle cell (VSMC) proliferation and balloon injury-induced neointima formation: An in vitro and in vivo study
Yuan Teng, Ziyi Wang, Wen Li, Jianxing Yu, Zhen Shan, Chun Liang, Shenming Wang
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 339-348 [PDF]

Case reports

A prominent lactate peak as a potential key magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) feature of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML): Spectrum pattern observed in three patients
Duško Kozić, Mladen Bjelan, Jasmina Boban, Jelena Ostojić, Vesna Turkulov, Aleksandar Todorović, Slobodanka Lemajić-Komazec, Snežana Brkić
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 17, No 4 (2017) pages 349-354 [PDF]