International Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering

Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2021

  • Pharmacological Analysis and Molecular Docking of Laurus nobilis (Bay Leaf) for Lung Cancer with Reference to Sirtuin Drug Targets

    Seema Rani Padhiary, Kalpana Priyadarsini Das, Meeneri Bobde, Vhatkar Pooja, Sameer Sharma

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 11-15
    Received: 22 March 2021
    Accepted: 8 April 2021
    Published: 20 April 2021
    Abstract: The aim of this in silico study was to analyze the inhibitory activity of selected phytocompounds from the Bayleaf (Laurus nobilis) in contrast to sirtuin proteins using the various pharmacological tools and molecular docking analysis. Laurus nobilis is a perennial herbs native to the family Lauraceae and it has been cultivated throughout the tropi... Show More
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling in Respiratory Airways Obstruction: Current Applications and Prospects

    Oyejide James Ayodele, Atoyebi Ebenezer Oluwatosin, Olutosoye Christian Taiwo, Ademola Adebukola Dare

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 16-26
    Received: 15 April 2021
    Accepted: 3 May 2021
    Published: 15 May 2021
    Abstract: Breathing conditions pertaining to nasal obstruction, obstructive sleep apnea, and airflow resistance in the human lower airways have been investigated extensively by researchers over the years. Due to the availability of advanced computer numerical models, such as computational fluid dynamics (CFD), researchers have made progressive studies of air... Show More
  • Exploring the Relationship Between Critical Access Hospitals and Rural County Health

    Kirtan Patel, Amber Maraccini, Timothy Grunert, Wei Yang, Anthony Slonim

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 27-36
    Received: 20 May 2021
    Accepted: 8 June 2021
    Published: 16 June 2021
    Abstract: Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) were developed as a model to improve the access and availability of hospital services in rural counties. There has been limited research on clinical outcomes to evaluate the impact of CAHs since they were authorized through the Balanced Budget Act. This study evaluates CAH’s performance on clinical outcomes, and com... Show More