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MYANMAR
HEALTH
SCIENCES
RESEARCH JOURNAL
Department of Medical Research
No.5, Ziwaka Road
Dagon Township, 11191
Yangon
The Republic of the Union of Myanmar
ISSN 1015-0781
Volume   30  ,   Number   1 Published since 1989 April  2018
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Original Articles:
Evaluation of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Levofloxacin in Patients with Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Khin Hnin Pwint1*, Mar Mar Kyi2, Khin Chit1, Yamin Ko Ko1, Moe Moe Aye1, Phyu Phyu Aye1, Phyo Wai Aung1, Mya Mya Moe1 & Thizar Myo1

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Repellency Effect of Artemisia vulgaris Essential Oil against Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes in Laboratory Condition
Maung Maung Mya1*, Nwe Nwe Oo2, Aye Win Oo1, Sein Thaung1 & Yan Naung Maung Maung1

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Study on Protective Effects of Malaria Antibody among the Community in Malaria Endemic Areas
Moe Kyaw Myint1*, Khin Lin1, Aung Thu1, Mya Moe1, Phyu Phyu Win1, Zaw Lin2 & Kyaw Zin Thant3

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Insulin Receptor Substrate-1 Gene (G972R) Polymorphism and Metabolic Syndrome in Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients
Thae Nu Htwe1*, Myat Mon Oo2, Saw Wut Hmone3, Moh Moh Htun2,Ohnmar Myint Thein1 & Myat Thandar4

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Profile of Paediatric Malignancies in Yangon Children’s Hospital: 2012-2014
Ssu Wynn Mon1*, Aye Aye Khaing2, Han Win1, Tint Myo Hnin2, Ye Myat Thu2,Theingi Thwin1 & Kyaw Zin Thant1

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Urinary Albumin to Creatinine Ratio and the Degree of Coronary Artery Narrowing in Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiography
Khine Wai Mon1*, Saw Wut Hmone, Myint Myint Nyein & Myat Mon

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Ki-67 Immunoexpression in Gestational Trophoblastic Diseases
Nyein Nyein Soe*, Saw Wut Hmone, Myint Myint Nyein & Myat Mon

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Molecular Detection of Human Rhinoviruses in Children with Influenza-like Illness Attending Yangon Children’s Hospital, 2016
Htin Lin1*, Hlaing Myat Thu1, Theingi Win Myat1, Win Mar1, Khaing Moe Aung1, Khin Khin Oo1, Khin Sandar Aye1, Thida Kyaw1 & Ye Myint Kyaw2

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Role of Flow Cytometric Immunophenotyping in Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma
San San Htwe1*, Htun Lwin Nyein2, Aye Mya Khine1, Khin La Pyae Tun1, Win Pa Pa Naing1, Ni Ni Win1, Moe Thuzar Min1, Sein Win2 & Khin Saw Aye1

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Physical Fitness of the Elderly People from Home for the Aged (Hninzigone), Yangon
Khin Mi Mi Lay*, Nway Htike Maw, Pyae Phyo Kyaw, Sandar Win, Khin San Lwin, Htet Htet Lwin, Yi Yi Mon, Lei Lei Win Hlaing & Theingi Thwin

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Genotypic Analysis of Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) in Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Patients
Moh Moh Htun1*, Chaw Su Hlaing2, Myat Mon Oo1, Kay Thi Aye1, Aung Zaw Latt1, Soe Aung3, Hlaing Myat Thu1, Khin Pyone Kyi3 & Kyaw Zin Thant1

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Plasma Malondialdehyde Level and Vibration Perception Threshold in Non-exposed Subjects and Lead-exposed Battery Workers
Thura Tun Oo1*, Zaw Linn Thein2, Zarli Thant2 & Ohnmar2

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Are They Disclosed?: Situation of HIV Status Disclosure among Adolescents in Four Townships of Myanmar
Kyaw Min Htut*, Myo Myo Mon, Lwin Lwin Ni, Aung Soe Min & Ni Ni Htay Aung

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Short Reports:
Applications of Alumina Nanoparticles from Coal Fly Ash
Myat Myat Thaw & Khine Thin Thin Aye

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Short Reports:
Iodine Deficiency in Pregnant Women Living in the Coastal Area of Mon State
Theingi Thwin*, Moh Moh Hlaing, Mya Ohnmar, Sandar Tun, Thidar Khine, Wah Wah Win, Su Su Hlaing & Hla Phyo Lin

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Vision : Achieving a healthier nation through application of research findings          Mission Statement : To Develop and promote solutions to the major health problems of Myanmar