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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): Kee Woong Kwon
The antigen-specific Th17 responses in the lungs for improved immunity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection are incompletely understood. Tuberculosis vaccine candidate HSP90-ESAT-6 (given as a ... Read More
Author(s): Atsushi Shimoyama
Effective and safe vaccine adjuvants are needed to appropriately augment mucosal vaccine effects. Our previous study demonstrated that lipopolysaccharide (LPS) from Peyer’s patch resident Alcali ... Read More
Author(s): Colberg RE
The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body, connecting the gastrocnemius and soleus muscles to the calcaneus. It contains both a retrocalcanean bursa anterior to the tendon when it is inser ... Read More
Author(s): Charles C. N. Wang
Bladder cancer is a common malignancy with mechanisms of pathogenesis and progression. This study aimed to identify the prognostic hub genes, which are the central modulators to regulate the progressi ... Read More
Author(s): Utkarsh Mangal
Prevention of dental caries is a key research area, and improvement of the pit and fissure sealants used for caries prevention has been of particular interest. This report describes results of incorpo ... Read More