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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   2 Published since 1989 August  2018
Editorial i
Original Articles:
Quantification of Heavy Metals in White Rice and Brown Rice from Thapaung Township
Phyo Wai Zin, Khin Phyu Phyu, San San Htwe, Mya Marlar, Tin Tin Han, Khin Moe Latt, Ohnmar Win, Aye Thida Tun & Thet Htet Aung

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Comparative Study of Active Curcumin Content from Four Curcuma Species in Myanmar
Khin Tar Yar Myint, Tin Sein Mar, Mu Mu Sein Myint, Mar Mar Myint, Phyu Phyu Win, Myint Myint Khine, Mi Aye Aye Mon, Khine Khine Lwin & Khin Phyu Phyu

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Epidemiological Assessment of Climate Change and Malaria Trend
Moe Kyaw Myint, Phyu Phyu Win, Mya Moe, Win Htay Hlaing, Thaung Hlaing, Kyaw Oo & Khin Lin

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Screening of Microalbuminuria and Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus for Early Detection of Renal Dysfunction
Khin Aye Thin, Aye Aye Khin, Win Kalyar Kyaw, Myat Su Mon Zaw & Ei Ei Mon Aung

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Relationship between Coagulation Parameters and Disease Severity in Patients with Primary Lung Cancer
Khin La Pyae Tun , Win Pa Pa Naing, Myo Myint Maw, Aye Mya Khaing , Wai Wai Han, Ni Ni Win , Win Win Mar & Khin Saw Aye

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Relationship between Serum Leptin and Insulin Resistance in Persistent Obese and Current Obese People
Thin Thin Yu, Sanda Kyaw & Ohnmar

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Plasma Malondialdehyde Level, Serum High Sensitivity C-reactive Protein Level and Cognitive Ability in Elderly People
Nay Chi Oo, Moe Phyu Phyu Aung & Ohnmar

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Effect of Different Room Temperatures on Breeding Performance of icr Strain Mice
Sandar Lin, Aye Win Oo, Htay Yee, Kyaw Kyaw Wai, Nyunt Nyunt1, Than Tint 1, Aye Aye Shwe1, Thida2 & Win Aung2

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Antimicrobial Activity of Justicia adhatoda L. Leaf Extracts (မုယားကြီး)
Khin May Thi, Saw Myat Thwe, Soe Myint Aye, Aye Thida Htun, Ei Ei Htway, Moh Moh Lwin, Rai Kit, Aye Aye Phyu & Win Aung

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Potential Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Diseases among Adolescent Students at Two Selected Schools in Yangon
Sandar Kyi, Win Lai May, Han Win, Aye Tha, Aung Aung Maw, Kyu Kyu San, Ni Ni Aye, Dam Lian Pau & Khin Thet Mon

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Phylogenetic Analysis of Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus from Children with Acute Respiratory Infection Admitted to Yangon Children’s Hosp
Kay Thi Aye, Lay Myint Yoshida, Aung Zaw Latt, Hlaing Myat Thu, Theingi Win Myat, Hsu Htet Thwe, Sandar Aung, Ye Myint Kyaw & Kyaw Zin Thant

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Factors Related to Glycemic Control among Type 2 Diabetic Outpatients in North Okkalapa General Hospital
Han Win, Ko Ko, Moe Wint Aung, Ko Ko Zaw, Zin Maung Maung, Hpoo Pwint Myo Win, Sandar Kyi & Ssu Wynn Mon

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Short Reports:
Prevalence of Sibling Species Complex of Anopheles minimus in Pyin Oo Lwin Township, Mandalay Region and Kamamaung Township, Kayin State
Maung Maung Mya, Sein Thaung, Phyo Aung Naing & Yan Naung Maung Maung

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Short Reports:
Growth of Weaning Laboratory Rats (Wistar strain) using Different Formulated Diets
Htay Yee, Aye Win Oo, Sandar Lin, San San Aye, Nyunt Nyunt, Thet Htar Hlaing, Kyawt Kyawt Khaing, Thida & Win Aung

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Short Reports:
Establishment of In-house Production of Phytohaemagglutinin (PHA) Reagents for Detection of Chromosomal Disorders
Myat Mon Oo, Zin Mar Soe, Nu Nu Lwin, Hnin Nu Htwe, Kay Thwe Win, Khin Zar Chi Aung, Kyaw Soe, Win Pa Pa Naing & Moh Moh Htun

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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