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Journal of Biological and Medical Sciences is an open access, peer-reviewed, bi-annual, online journal that aims to promote the exchange of original knowledge and research in any area of ethnomedicine.
Journal of Biological and Medical Sciences invites research articles and reviews based on original interdisciplinary studies on the inextricable relationships between human cultures and nature/universe, Traditional Environmental/Ecological Knowledge (TEK), folk and traditional medical knowledge, as well as the relevance of these for environmental and public health policies.
Specifically, the journal will cover the following topics: ethnobotany, ethnomycology, ethnozoology, ethnoecology (including ethnopedology), ethnometereology/ ethnoclimatology, ethnoastronomy, ethnopharmacy, ethnomedicine, ethnoveterinary, traditional medicines, traditional healthcare in households and domestic arenas, migrant healthcare/urban ethnobiology, pluralistic healthcare in developing countries, evidence-based community health, visual ethnobiology and ethnomedicine, gender studies and ethnobiology, as well as other related areas in environmental, nutritional, medical and visual anthropology. Botanically-centered manuscripts must clearly indicate voucher specimens and herbaria.
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Author(s): AC Achudume
This paper assessed the ecotoxicity of dust storm on human health risk in the Nigerian environment. Samples of dusts on the rural road and outdoor dusts from the residences close to the road were coll ... Read More
Author(s): R Suraja , G Rejitha
Seeds of Prunus dulcis were traditionally known for its hair growth activity. The study was aimed to investigate the efficacy of various extracts of P. dulcis as a potential hair growth promoter. Petr ... Read More
Author(s): Sameer R Kulkarni
In men chronic heavy drinking interferes with reproductive hormones which are responsible for sexual maturation, sperm development and fertility. Alcohol is directly toxic to the testes; causing reduc ... Read More
Author(s): MH Fulekar
The ever increasing use of pesticides has increased the propensity to identify microorganisms for bioremediation. This research study has been carried out for physical, chemical and microbial characte ... Read More
Author(s): RP Umbar
Atherosclerosis, referred to as a “silent killer” is one of the leading causes of death in the developed countries and is on the rise in developing countries like India. Therefore therapis ... Read More