Scientific Publications

Scientific Publications

Following are the scientific publications by the students and the faculties of the School of Health and Allied Sciences (Formerly School of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences), Pokhara University since its establishment.


Adhikari, N., Sapakota, K. P., & Adhikari, S. (2018). Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs) Risk Attitude and Knowledge Level of Major Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Diseases among 15-19 Years Eleventh and Twelfth-Grade Students of Lekhnath Municipality. J Community Med Health Educ 8: 584. doi: 10.4172/2161-0711.1000584 Page 2 of 6 J Community Med Health Educ, an open access journal ISSN: 2161-0711 Volume 8• Issue 1• 1000584. Education109(64.1), 61.

Chaudhary, D., Paudel, S., Rana, R. M., Timsina, S., Malla, K. P., Giri, P. M., & Neupane, B. P. (2018). Inhibition of calcium oxalate crystallization in vitro by methanolic leaf extract of Murraya koenigii (L.) Spreng. methods17, 18.

Gurung, L. M., Bhatt, L. D., Karmacharya, I., & Yadav, D. K. (2018). Dietary practice and nutritional status of tuberculosis patients in Pokhara: a cross sectional study. Frontiers in nutrition5, 63.

Tiwari, B.N.; Gurung, K.; Khaling R. M.; Shah, G.B. (2018) Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Virus, and Risk Perception among Healthy Adults in Western Region, Nepal. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 8, 2, 485-490.

Yadav, D. K., Sharma, B., Shrestha, N., Karmacharya, I., & Yadav, S. (2018). Prevalence of Risk Factors of Major NonCommunicable Diseases among Adolescents of Higher Secondary Schools of Kaski, District. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council16(3), 307-312.


Chhetri, S. B. B., & Khatri, D. (2017). Phytochemical Screening, Total Phenolic and Flavonoid Content and Antioxidant Activity of Selected Nepalese Plants. World J Pharm Pharm Sci6(12), 951-968.

Jaiswal, S., Lamichhane, A., Kusi, D., Khatri, M. B., Khanal, P., Pandit, P., … & Tiwari, B. R. (2017). Prevalence of Intestinal Parasites in School Going Children at Damauli, Tanhun, Nepal. Journal of Public Health in Developing Countries3(1), 365-370.

KC B, S. P., Khanal, S., Alam, K., Khan, G. M., & Budhathoki, U. (2017). History and evolution of pharmaceutical education in Nepal: education versus practice. J. Nep. Phara. Asocation28(1), 12-15.

Panth, N., Manandhar, B., & Paudel, K. R. (2017). Anticancer activity of Punica granatum (pomegranate): a review. Phytotherapy research31(4), 568-578.

Pandey, M., Bhandari, T. R., & Dangal, G. (2017). Workplace violence and its associated factors among nurses. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council15(3), 235-241.

Timsina, S., KC, B., Adhikari, D., Alrasheedy, A. A., Ibrahim, M. I. M., & Kaundinnyayana, A. (2017). Overview and reflections of a new experimental community pharmacy internship module for undergraduate pharmacy students in western Nepal. Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions14.


Acharya, J., Kaehler, N., Marahatta, S. B., Mishra, S. R., Subedi, S., & Adhikari, B. (2016). Hidden costs of hospital based delivery from two tertiary hospitals in western Nepal. PLoS One11(6), e0157746.

Bhandari, T. R., Kutty, V. R., & Ravindran, T. S. (2016). Women’s Autonomy and its correlates in Western Nepal: a demographic study. PloS one11(1), e0147473.

Gautan, P., & Dhakal, R. (2016). Knowledge on preconception care among reproductive age women. Saudi J Med Pharm Sci2(1), 6.

Gyawali, B., Choulagai, B. P., Paneru, D. P., Ahmad, M., Leppin, A., & Kallestrup, P. (2016). Prevalence and correlates of psychological distress symptoms among patients with substance use disorders in drug rehabilitation centers in urban Nepal: a cross-sectional study. BMC psychiatry16(1), 314.

Jaiswal, S., Thapa, A., Mali, G., Magar, S., Gurung, S., Shakya, S., & Tiwari, B. R. (2016). A STUDY OF METICILLIN RESISTANT PATTERN ON CLINICAL ISOLATES OF Staphylococcus aureusIN TERTIARY CARE HOSPITALS OF POKHARA. BMR Microbiology2(1), 1-8.

Khan, G. M., Badri, P., Parbati, T., Anita, D., Atul, A., Deepak, P., Himal, B., Dipendra, R. Kabita, G. & Nirmala, K. (2016). Intervention on inhalation technique of rotahaler in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma. asian journal of pharmaceutical sciences11(1), 81-82.

Neupane, B. P., Tiwari, B. R., Malla, K. P., & Gautam, A. (2016, July). Conversion of Paper Waste Into Bioplastic (Poly‐Lactic Acid). In Macromolecular Symposia (Vol. 365, No. 1, pp. 263-267).


Acharya, P., Kaphle, H. P., & Thapa, S. B. (2015). Hygiene and sanitation practices among slum dwellers residing in urban slums of Pokhara sub-metropolitan, Nepal. International Journal of Health Sciences and Research (IJHSR)5(5), 298-303.

Adhikari, K., Gupta, N., Koshy, A. K., Jain, V. M., Ghimire, A., Jnawali, K., & Paneru, D. P. (2015). Knowledge and attitude towards HIV/AIDS amongst nursing students in Nepal. SAARC Journal of Tuberculosis, Lung Diseases and HIV/AIDS12(1), 8-13.

Adhikari, S., & Dhakal, R. (2015). Knowledge on urinary tract infection among primigravida women. Int J Health Sci Res (IJHSR)5(10), 200-5.

Bhandari, R., Sharma, G. & Jamarkatel-pandit, N. (2015). ANTI-OXIDANT ACTIVITY OF SELECTED MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE HIMALAYAN REGION. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research6(1), 473-477.

Cong, F., Joshi, K. R., Devkota, H. P., Watanabe, T., & Yahara, S. (2015). Dhasingreoside: new flavonoid from the stems and leaves of Gaultheria fragrantissima. Natural product research29(15), 1442-1448.

Devkota, S. R., Paudel, K. R., Sharma, K., Baral, A., Chhetri, S. B. B., Thapa, P. P. U., & Baral, K. P. (2015). Investigation of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity of roots of Rumex nepalensis. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences4(3), 582-594.

Dhami, N., & Mishra, A. D. (2015). Phytochemical variation: how to resolve the quality controversies of herbal medicinal products?. Journal of Herbal Medicine5(2), 118-127.

Lamichhane, R., Kim, S. G., Poudel, A., Sharma, D., Lee, K. H., Poudel, P., … & Jung, H. J. (2015). Identification of Flavonoids from Cheilanthes albomarginata Clarke and their simultaneous determination and quantification by UPLC/DAD Method. Journal of Liquid Chromatography & Related Technologies38(19), 1713-1721.

Neupane, N., Sharma, S., & Kaphle, H. P. (2015). Factors affecting compliance of iron and folic acid among pregnant women attaining Western Regional Hospital, Pokhara, Nepal. Int J Res Current Dev1(1), 43-47.

Paudel, K. R., & Panth, N. (2015). Phytochemical profile and biological activity of Nelumbo nucifera. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine2015.

Pokhrel, S., Acharya, B., & Adhikari, C. (2015). Nutritional Status and Body Image Dissatisfaction among Adolescent Girls in Kaski District, Nepal. International Journal of Health Sciences and Research, 5 (6), 462-469.

Rajbhandari, R., Subedi, S., & Kaphle, H. P. (2015). Workplace Violence against Health Workers: A Cross-Sectional Study from Baglung District, Nepal. International Journal of Health Sciences and Research (IJHSR)5(2), 274-81.

Ritu, K. C., Anup, K. C., & Sharma, I. (2015). Stigma among tuberculosis patients under directly observed treatment, short course at urban setting of western Nepal. Int J Health Sci Res5(5), 357-63.

Sah, J. P., & Yadav, C. K. (2015). Assessment of hs-Crp with serum uric acid in Type-2 diabetic patients in western region of Nepal. Journal of Medical and Dental Science Research2(3), 01-05.

Thapa, R. K., Thapa, P., Parajuli-Baral, K., & Khan, G. M. (2015). Disease proportions and drug prescribing pattern observed in a free health camp organized at Dhorphirdi Village Development Committee of Western Nepal. BMC research notes8(1), 494.

Timilsina, S., & Dhakal, R. (2015). Knowledge on postnatal care among postnatal mothers. Saudi Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences1(4), 87-92.


Acharya, S. R. (2014). Utilization pattern of personal protective equipment among industrial workers of Nawalparasi, Nepal. Health Prospect13(2), 24-27.

Adhikari, C., Sherchan, L., Thapa, S. B., & Adhikari, L. M. (2014). Effectiveness of syndromic STI case management/RH training in knowledge and practice of auxiliary health workers. Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences2(3), 34-37.

Amgain, K., Maharjan, M., Paudel, D. P., Dhital, M., Amgain, G., & Paneru, D. P. (2014). Awareness and attitude of pulmonary tuberculosis patients toward tuberculosis: A cross-sectional study from Chitwan district of Nepal. International Journal of Health & Allied Sciences3(4), 216.

Banstola, A. (2014). Prevalence of energy malnutrition in children under five years and service delivery responses in Nepal.

Bhandari, T. R., Dangal, G., Sarma, P. S., & Kutty, V. (2014). Construction and Validation of a Women’s Autonomy Measurement Scale with Reference to Utilization of Maternal Health Care Services in Nepal. Journal of the Nepal Medical Association52(195).

Bhusal, A., Jamarkattel, N., Shrestha, A., Lamsal, N. K., Shakya, S., & Rajbhandari, S. (2014). Evaluation of antioxidative and antidiabetic activity of bark of Holarrhena pubescens Wall. Journal of clinical and diagnostic research: JCDR8(9), HC05.

Chaudhary, N., Parajuli, A., Gurung, B., Karki, K. D., & Rajbhandari, P. (2014). Evaluation of oxidative stress and antioxidant status in iron deficiency anemia. International Journal of Health Sciences & Research4, 216-222.

Gaire, B. P., & Subedi, L. (2014). Phytochemistry, pharmacology and medicinal properties of Phyllanthus emblica Linn. Chinese journal of integrative medicine, 1-8.

Gyawali, K., Paneru, D. P., Jnawali, K., Paudel, D. P., Joshi, K. R., & Paudel, M. (2014). Human immunodeficiency virus related knowledge, risk perception and practices among married women of reproductive age: A Cross-sectional study from Mid-western Development Region, Nepal. Annals of medical and health sciences research4(5), 786-790.

Gyawali, S., Rathore, D. S., Adhikari, K., Shankar, P. R., KC, V. K., & Basnet, S. (2014). Pharmacy practice and injection use in community pharmacies in Pokhara city, Western Nepal. BMC health services research14(1), 190.

Hamal, M., & Susma, K. (2014). Hygiene, health problems and socio-cultural practices: what school girls do during menstruation. Age12(13), 14.

Jaiswal, S., Pant, D. R., Tiwari, B. R., Sah, J. P., Bhandari, R., & Upadhyaya, S. (2014). Prevalence of intestinal parasite among school children of Bharatpokhari VDC, Kaski, Nepal. British Microbiology Research Journal4(9), 1007.

Jaiswal, S., Pokhrel, T., Sharma, S., Ranabhat, S. R., Yadav, D. K., & Koirala, B. (2014). Seropositivity rates of toxoplasmosis and syphilis in pregnant women visiting Western Regional Hospital, Nepal. International Journal of Health Sciences & Research230(4), 9230-42.

Jaiswal, S., Sharma, S., Bhat, S. R., Pokhrel, T., Chaudhary, N., & Sharma, I. (2014). Distribution of intestinal parasite in people living with HIV/AIDS of different care centre of Pokhara Valley, Nepal. Scholars J Appl Med Sci2(6G), 3366-9.

Kaphle, H. P., Poudel, S., Subedi, S., Neena, G., Varidmala, J., & Paudel, P. (2014). Awareness and practices on injection safety among nurses working in hospitals of Pokhara, Nepal. International Journal of Medical and Health Sciences3(4), 301-307.

Paneru, D. P. (2014). Pattern of Institutional delivery in Dadeldhura district of Nepal: A cross-sectional study. Journal of the Scientific Society41(2), 94.

Sah, O. P. (2014). Prescribing and sensitivity patterns of antimicrobials in uncomplicated urinary tract infections in females. Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics4(2), 1-8.

Subedi, L., Timalsena, S., Duwadi, P., Thapa, R., Paudel, A., & Parajuli, K. (2014). Antioxidant activity and phenol and flavonoid contents of eight medicinal plants from Western Nepal. Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine34(5), 584-590.

Sharma, S., Bhuvan, K. C., Alrasheedy, A. A., Kaundinnyayana, A., & Khanal, A. (2014). Impact of community pharmacy-based educational intervention on patients with hypertension in Western Nepal. The Australasian medical journal7(7), 304.

Subedi, S., Kaphle, H. P., Acharya, S., Gupta, N., & Jain, V. (2014). Maternal incentive scheme in Nepal–status of knowledge and financial benefits received by mothers on ANC incentive and safe delivery incentive program. Indian Journal of Community Health26(3), 273-277.

Yadav, D. K., Gupta, N., & Shrestha, N. (2014). An assessment of nutritional status of children less than 3 years in rural areas of Mahottari district of Nepal. International Journal of Medical Research & Health Sciences3(3), 597-603.

Yadav, D. K., Gupta, N., Shrestha, N., Kumar, A., & Bose, D. K. (2014). Community Based Nutrition Education for Promoting Nutritional Status of Children under Three Years of Age in Rural Areas of Mahottari District of Nepal. Journal of Nepal Paediatric Society34(3), 181-187.


Acharya, D., Gautam, S., Neupane, N., Kaphle, H. P., & Singh, J. K. (2013). Health problems of women above forty years of age in rupandehi district of Nepal. Int J Health Sci Res3(3), 29-36.

Basnet, P., & Baral, K. P. (2013). Antioxidant activity of selected natural medicine used in Nepal.Journal of Chitwan Medical College3(4), 27-31.

Banstola, A., & Banstola, A. (2013). The epidemiology of hospitalization for pneumonia in children under five in the rural western region of Nepal: a descriptive study. PloS one8(8), e71311.

Banstola, A., Chhetri, M. R., Schneider, R. M., Stebbing, M., & Banstola, A. (2013). Knowledge related to climate change and willingness to act for adaptation and mitigation practices in rural Nepal. Vietnam Journal of Public Health2, 22-32.

Bhandari, T. R., & Chhetri, M. (2013). Nutritional status of under five year children and factors associated in Kapilvastu District, Nepal. J Nutr Health Food Sci1(1), 1-6.

Bhandary, A., Bhandary, A. P., Khan, G. M., & Aryal, B. (2013). NON-COMPARTMENTAL PHARMACOKINETICS MODELING OF AMLODIPINE IN RATS.International Research Journal of Pharmaceutical and AppliedSciences, 3(5), 120-126.

Dhami, N. (2013). Trends in Pharmacognosy: A modern science of natural medicines. Journal of herbal medicine3(4), 123-131.

Gaire, B. P., & Subedi, L. (2013). A review on the pharmacological and toxicological aspects of Datura stramonium L. Journal of integrative medicine11(2), 73-79.

Gyawali, K., Paneru, D. P., Jnawali, B., & Jnawali, K. (2013). Knowledge and practices on maternal health care among mothers: A Cross sectional study from rural areas of mid-western development region Nepal. Journal of the Scientific Society40(1), 9.

Gyawali, S., Khan, G. M., Lamichane, S., Gautam, J., Ghimire, S., Adhikari, R., & Lamsal, R. (2013). Evaluation of anti-secretory and anti-ulcerogenic activities of avipattikar churna on the peptic ulcers in experimental rats. Journal of clinical and diagnostic research: JCDR7(6), 1135.

Khan, G. M., Thappa, R., Adhikari, D., Rajbhandari, M., Dwa, P., Shrestha, S., & Oli, S. (2013). Cancer prevalence trend in central region of Nepal. Journal of Chitwan Medical College3(3), 22-25.

Khan, G. M., Thapa, R. K., Khakurel, A., Shrestha, G., Katila, N., Bhurtel, S., Thapa P & Pandey, R., Jaiswal, S., Sah, J. P., Bastola, K., & Dulal, S. (2013). Assessment of serum enzymes level in patients with thyroid alteration attending manipal teaching hospital, Pokhara. Thyroid10, 12.

Parajuli, K. (2013). Patient demographics and drug prescription pattern among hypertensive patients of Pokhara valley. Journal of chitwan medical college3(4), 32-35.

Khan, G. M., Thapa, R. K., Adhikari, D. S., Rajbhandari, M., Dwa, P., Shrestha, S., & Oli, S. (2013). Evaluation of cancer prevalence and cytotoxic medication prescribing in central region of Nepal. Kathmandu Univ J Sci Eng Technol9(1), 189-99.


Sah, J. P., Pant, D. R., Shrestha, V., & TiwariBR, J. S. (2013). Distribution of ABO, Rhesus Blood Groups and Haemoglobin concentration. Among the School Students of Deurali VDC, Kaski, Nepal. Int J Pharmacy Biolog Sci3(4), 10-16.

Sah, J. P., Pandey, R., Jaiswal, S., Sharma, B., & Chaudhary, S. S. (2013). Correlation of hypoproteinemia and hypoalbuminemia with hypercholesterolemia in the children with nephrotic syndrome. RRJoHP3(2), 1-11.

Sharma, I. (2013). Tailoring the body mass index cutoff for overweight amongst the Nepalese male population. International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences5(12), 546-549.

Subedi, S., Mahato, P., Acharya, S., & Kafle, H. P. (2013). Gender roles and practice of decision making on reproductive behavior among couples of Syangja district, Nepal. International Journal of Reproduction, Contraception, Obstetrics and Gynecology2(3), 414-418.

Subedi, S., Hamal, M., & Kaphle, H. P. (2013). Sexual harassment in the hospital: are nurses safe. International Journal of Health Sciences and Research3(6), 41-47.

Thapa, P., Parajuli, K., Poudel, A., Thapa, A., Manandhar, B., Laudari, D., Malla, HB & Katiwada, R. (2013). Causative agents and susceptibility of antimicrobials among suspected females with urinary tract infection in tertiary care hospitals of western Nepal. J Chitwan Med Coll3(4), 16-19.

Thapa, B., Pepic, I., Vanic, Z., Basnet, P., & Skalko-Basnet, N. (2013). Topical delivery system for phytochemicals: capsaicin and capsicum tincture. J Pharma Drug Develop1(2), 1-7.


Thapa, R. K., Khan, G. M., Parajuli-Baral, K., & Thapa, P. (2013). Herbal medicine incorporated nanoparticles: advancements in herbal treatment. Asian journal of biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences3(24).


Banstola, A. (2012). The Public Health Discipline: Career at the Crossroads. Health Prospect11, 45-46.

Jha, M. K. (2012). Modified release formulations to achieve the quality target product profile (QTPP). International journal of pharmaceutical sciences and research3(8), 2376.

Faruki, M. Z., Jha, M. K., Rahman, M. M., Alam, M. B., Mazumder, M. E. H., & Rana, M. S. (2011). IN-VITRO ANTIOXIDANT AND CYTOTOXIC POTENTIAL OF CALOTROPIS PROCERA (R. BR.) ROOT. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research2(8), 2132.

Jaiswal, S., Pandey, R., Sharma, B., & Kaski, N. (2012). Reduction of antibiotic resistance in bacteria: a review. International Journal Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research3(1), 695-9.

Jha, M. K., Rahman, M. H., & Sheikh, H. (2012). Vinpocetine: a smart drug and a smart nutrient: a review. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research3(2), 346.

Jha, M. K., Faruki, M. Z., Rahman, M. H., Rahman, M. M., & Talukder, M. M. U. (2012). Development and in-vitro evaluation of Vinpocetine loaded bi-layer tablet using different polymers. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science2(12), 149.

Joshi, K. R., Devkota, H. P., & Yahara, S. (2012). Chemical analysis of heartwood of bijayasal (Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb.). Nepal Journal of Science and Technology13(2), 219-224.

Kadayat, T. M., Bist, G., Parajuli, A., Karki, R., Kaundinnyayana, A., & Dhami, N. (2012). Patterns and perception of complementary and alternative medicine use by patients in western Nepal. Journal of Public Health20(3), 297-303.

Paudyal, M. P., Rajbhandari, M., Basnet, P., Yahara, S., & Gewali, M. B. (2012). Quality assessment of the essential oils from Nardostachys jatamansi (D. Don) DC and Nardostachys chinensis batal obtained from Kathmandu valley market. Scientific World10(10), 13-16.

Sah, R. K., Bhatta, D. R., Ghimire, G. R., Kandel, B. P., Tiwari, B. R., & Sherchand, J. B. (2012). Evaluation of Nitrate Reductase Assay for rapid detection of drug resistant tuberculosis. SAARC Journal of Tuberculosis, Lung Diseases and HIV/AIDS9(2), 4-8.

Timilsina, S., Adhikari, A., Yadav, A. K., Gupta, N. K., Shahi, P., & Shakya, S. R. (2012). Formulation and In-vitro Evaluation of Sustained Release Matrix Tablets of Glipizide. Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics2(5).


Gaire, B. P., Lamichhane, R., Sunar, C. B., Shilpakar, A., Neupane, S., & Panta, S. (2011). Phytochemical screening and analysis of antibacterial and antioxidant activity of Ficus auriculata (Lour.) stem bark. Pharmacognosy Journal3(21), 49-55.

Jaiswal, S. (2011). Role of rhizobacteria in reduction of arsenic uptake by plants: A review. J Bioremed Biodegrad2(4).

Karn, P. R., Vanić, Z., Pepić, I., & Škalko-Basnet, N. (2011). Mucoadhesive liposomal delivery systems: the choice of coating material. Drug development and industrial pharmacy37(4), 482-488.

Timilshina, S., Bhuvan, K. C., Khanal, M., Marshani, B., Paudyal, B. R., & Skalko‐Basnet, N. (2011). The influence of ethnic origin on the skin photoageing: Nepalese study. International journal of cosmetic science33(6), 553-559

Yadav, D. K., Chaudhary, U., & Shrestha, N. (2011). Risk factors associated with low birth weight. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council.


Chalise, J. P., Acharya, K., Gurung, N., Bhusal, R. P., Gurung, R., Skalko-Basnet, N., & Basnet, P. (2010). Antioxidant activity and polyphenol content in edible wild fruits from Nepal. International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition61(4), 425-432.

Devkota, H. P., Basnet, P., & Yahara, S. (2010). A new phenolic compound, 4-dehydrochebulic acid-1, 6-dimethyl ester from Sapium insigne leaves. Journal of natural medicines64(2), 191-193.

Panthee, S., Panthee, B., Shakya, S. R., Panthee, N., Bhandari, D. R., & Bell, J. S. (2010). Nepalese pharmacy students’ perceptions regarding mental disorders and pharmacy education. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education74(5), 89.

Sharma, S., Khanal, A., Poudel, B., Sharma, R., Parajuli, K. & Upadhyay, D. (2010). Knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) outcomes: an effect of pharmacist provided counseling in hypertensive patients in tertiary care teaching hospital in Western Nepal. Int J Pharm Sci2(2), 583-587.

Sherchand, S. P., Joshi, D. R., Adhikari, N., Gurung, K., Pant, K., Pun, R., … & Parajuli, K. (2010). Intestinal parasitosis among school going children. JHAS1(1), 12-15.

Yadav, D. K. (2010). Utilization pattern of health care services at village level. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council.


Devkota, H. P., Basnet, P., & Yahara, S. (2009). Diterpene Esters and Phenolic Compounds from Sapium insigne (R OYLE) B ENTH. ex H OOK. fil. Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin57(11), 1289-1291.

Dhami, N., & Prasad, B. N. (2009). Increase in root nodulation and crop yield of soybean by native Bradyrhizobium japonicum strains. Botanica Orientalis–Journal of Plant Science6, 1-3.

Ghimire, S., Nepal, S., Bhandari S, Nepal, P., & Palain, S.  (2009). Students’ corner-a prospective surveillance of drug prescribing and dispensing in a teaching hospital in Western Nepal. JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association59(10), 726.

Gurung, Shila, and Nataša Škalko-Basnet. “Wound healing properties of Carica papaya latex: in vivo evaluation in mice burn model.” Journal of Ethnopharmacology 121.2 (2009): 338-341.

Kadayat, T. M., Parajuli, A., Bist, G., Karki, R., Shrestha, N., & Dhami, N. (2009). Complementary and alternative medicine in Nepal: a case study. J Med Use in Developing Countries1(4), 3-13.

Thapa, B., Skalko-Basnet, N., Takano, A., Masuda, K., & Basnet, P. (2009). High-performance liquid chromatography analysis of capsaicin content in 16 Capsicum fruits from Nepal. Journal of medicinal food12(4), 908-913.

Tiwari, B. R., & Raut, B. (2009). Screening of selected medicinal plants of Pokhara valley for their antimicrobial activities. Journal of Natural History Museum24(1), 16-20.


Adhikari, A., Devkota, H. P., Takano, A., Masuda, K., Nakane, T., Basnet, P., & Skalko‐Basnet, N. (2008). Screening of Nepalese crude drugs traditionally used to treat hyperpigmentation: in vitro tyrosinase inhibition. International Journal of Cosmetic Science30(5), 353-360.

Aryal, S., & Škalko-Basnet, N. (2008). Stability of amlodipine besylate and atenolol in multi-component tablets of mono-layer and bi-layer types. Acta pharmaceutica58(3), 299-308.

Dhami, N. (2008). Ethnomedicinal uses of plants is Western Terai of Nepal: a case study of Dekhatbhuli VDC of Kanchanpur district. Medicinal plants in Nepal: an anthology of contemporary research, 165-177.


Bhandari, D. R., Subish, P., Mishra, P., & Alam, K. (2006). Do pharmacists have a scope in south Asian hospitals? An experience from Nepal. Pharmacology online (Newsletter)3, 146-55.

Komatsu, K., Nagayama, Y., Tanaka, K., Ling, Y., Basnet, P., & Meselhy, M. R. (2006). Development of a high performance liquid chromatographic method for systematic quantitative analysis of chemical constituents in rhubarb. Chemical and pharmaceutical bulletin54(7), 941-947.


Pavelic, Z., Skalko-Basnet, N., & Jalsenjak, I. (2004). Liposomal gel with chloramphenicol: Characterisation and in vitro release. Acta Pharm, 54(4), 319-330.