KKU Research Journal
ISSN 0859-3957

Science and Technology
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      KKU Research Journal is an open access online, peer-review journal of Khon Kaen University, Thailand which is published every three months. We welcome submissions from all fields of science, technology and health sciences. The journal accepts both Thai and English manuscript of original research articles, review articles and short communications which have never been published elsewhere.

(Note: The journal will change policy to accept only English manuscript in 2015)

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1) General format of journal

(1)    Hartelt K, Wurst E, Collatz J, Zimmermann G, Kleespies RG, Oehme RM, et al. Biological control of the tick Ixodes ricini with entomopathogenic fungi and nematodes: Preliminary results from laboratory experiments. Int J Med Microbiol. 2008;81(2): 314-20.

2) Not English journal

(2)    Ellingsen AE, Wilhelmsen I. Sykdomsangst blant medisinog jusstudenter. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2002;122(8): 785-7. Norwegian.

3) Organization as authors

(3)    Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Hypertension, insulin, and proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance. Hypertension. 2002;40(5):679-86.

4) No author given

(4)     Extraction of bioactive compounds from luminescent mushroom (Neonothopanus nambi) and its effect on root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita). KKU Res J. 2010;15(1): 726-37. Thai.

5)Volume with supplement

(5)    Geraud G, Spierings EL, Keywood C. Tolerability and safety of frovatriptan with short- and long-term use for treatment of migraine and in comparison with sumatriptan. Headache. 2002;42 Suppl 2: S93-9.

6) )Issue with supplement

(6)    Glauser TA. Integrating clinical trial data into clinical practice. Neurology. 2002;58(12 Suppl 7): S6-12.

7)Issue with no volume

(7)    Banit DM, Kaufer H, Hartford JM. Intraoperative frozen section analysis in revision total joint arthroplasty. Clin Orthop. 2002;(401): 230-8.

8)No volume or issue

(8)  Outreach: bringing HIV-positive individuals into care. HRSA Careaction. 2002 Jun: 1-6.

9)Pagination in roman numerals

(9)  Chadwick R, Schuklenk U. The politics of ethical consensus finding. Bioethics. 2002;16(2): iii-v.

10)Article published electronically ahead of the print version

(10)  Yu WM, Hawley TS, Hawley RG, Qu CK. Immortalization of yolk sac-derived precursor cells. Blood. 2002 Nov 15;100(10): 3828-31. Epub 2002 Jul 5.

11)In press or Forthcoming

(11) Tian D, Araki H, Stahl E, Bergelson J, Kreitman M. Signature of balancing selection in Arabidopsis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Forthcoming 2002.

Book and miscellaneous

12)Personal author(s)

(12) Murray PR, Rosenthal KS, Kobayashi GS, Pfaller MA. Medical microbiology. 4th ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 2002.

13)editor Author(s) and editor(s)

(13) Breedlove GK, Schorfheide AM. Adolescent pregnancy. 2nd ed. Wieczorek RR, editor. White Plains (NY): March of Dimes Education Services; 2001.

14)Organization(s) as author

(14) Advanced Life Support Group. Acute medical emergencies: the practical approach. London: BMJ Books; 2001. 454 p.
(15) American Occupational Therapy Association, Ad Hoc Committee on Occupational Therapy Manpower. Occupational therapy manpower: a plan for progress. Rockville (MD): The Association; 1985 Apr. 84 p.
(16) National Lawyer's Guild AIDs Network (US); National Gay Rights Advocates (US). AIDS practice manual: a legal and educational guide. 2nd ed. San Francisco: The Network; 1988.

15)Chapter in a book

(17) Meltzer PS, Kallioniemi A, Trent JM. Chromosome alterations in human solid tumors. In: Vogelstein B, Kinzler KW, editors. The genetic basis of human cancer. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2002. p. 93-113.

16)Conference proceedings

(18)  Harnden P, Joffe JK, Jones WG, editors. Germ cell tumours V. Proceedings of the 5th Germ Cell Tumour Conference; 2001 Sep 13-15; Leeds, UK. New York: Springer; 2002.

17)Published conference paper

(19) Bengtsson S, Solheim BG. Enforcement of data protection, privacy and security in medical informatics. In: Lun KC. Degoulet P. Piemme TE, Reinhoff O, editors. MEDINFO 92. Proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Medical Informatics; 1992 Sep 6-10; Geneva, Switzerland. Amsterdam: North Holland; 1992. P. 1561-5.

18Scientific or technical report

(20)  Australia. Parliament. Senate. Select Committee on Climate Policy. Climate policy report. Canberra: The Senate; 2009.
(21)  Page E, Harney JM. Health hazard evaluation report. Cincinnati (OH): National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (US); 2001 Feb. 24 p. Report No.:HETA2000-0139-2824.


(22)  Kay JG. Intracellular cytokine trafficking and phagocytosis in macrophages [PhD thesis]. St Lucia, Qld: University of Queensland; 2007.
(23)  Srisuk M. Cloning and characterization of gene insulin [MSc thesis]. Khon Kaen: Khon Kaen University; 2002. Thai.


(24)  Pagedas AC, inventor; Ancel Surgical R&D Inc., assignee. Flexible endoscopic grasping and cutting device and positioning tool assembly. United States patent US 20020103498. 2002 Aug 1.

21)Newspaper article

(25)  Tynan T. Medical improvements lower homicide rate: study sees drop in assault rate. The Washington Post. 2002 Aug 12;Sect. A:2 (col. 4).
(26)  Pimon M. Eri silk: new market potential. Thairat. 2010 Aug 12;Sect. Agriculture corner:2 (col. 3). Thai.

22) CD-ROM

(27)  Anderson SC, Poulsen KB. Anderson's electronic atlas of hematology [CD-ROM]. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2002.

23) Web page – with author

(28)  Atherton, J. Behaviour modification [Internet]. 2010 [updated 2010 Feb 10; cited 2010 Apr 10]. Available from: http://www.learningand teaching. info /learning/behaviour_mod.htm

24) Web page – no author

(29) The family impact of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) [Internet] 2009 Nov 1 [updated 2010 Jan 1; cited 2010 Apr 8]. Available from: http://www.virtualmedicalcentre.com.au/ healthandlifestyle.asp?sid=192&title=The-Family-Impact-of-Attention-Deficit-Hyperactivity-Disorder-%28ADHD%29&page=2

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