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Phytochemical screening of ethanol and methanol extract of pimpinella anisum and comparison of antibacterial assays of prevalent organisms in Bangladesh
(BRAC University, 2017-05)
There simply aren't enough new drugs in the pharmaceutical pipeline to keep pace with the evolution of drug-resistant bacteria, the so-called superbugs”. Medicinal plants synthesize a vast array of secondary metabolites ...
A glimpse at Bangladeshi fashion and lifestyle industry through ICE Today Magazine
(BRAC University, 2017-04)
This report is an account of my internship taken at the magazine ICE Today where I worked for sixteen weeks as a student of media and cultural studies of BRAC University. During this period I learned various things about ...
Understanding the lives of caregivers of children with cerebral palsy in rural Bangladesh: use of mixed methods
(© 2015 Action for Disability Regional Rehabilitation Centre, 2015-06)
Cerebral palsy is the most prevalent health condition linked to childhood disability in Bangladesh, yet support and rehabilitation for this group is limited. Understanding the impact of cerebral palsy at family level is ...
IPO underpricing in Bangladesh
(BRAC University, 2016-12-10)
When a company or issuing firm offers to sell shares of their business to the public for the first time with the expectation to develop liquid market is called Initial Public Offering (IPO). The main reason of a company ...
Prevalence and patterns of antimicrobial resistance in salmonella enterica serovar Typhi and Salmonella enterica serovar Paratyphi, Bangladesh
(BRAC University, 2016-11)
Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi (S. Typhi) and Salmonella enterica serovar Paratyphi (S. Paratyphi) are two gram negative bacilli, responsible for enteric fever (typhoid and paratyphoid, respectively). Both of the fever, ...
Public procurement auditing in Bangladesh: current state and challenges
(BRAC University, 2016-08)
Study on the consultancy services of Careers Hub Bangladesh
(BRAC University, 2018-09-03)
Home fortification during the first 1000 d improves child development in Bangladesh: a cluster-randomized effectiveness trial
(© 2017 American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2017-03-08)
Background: Nutrition during the first 1000 d is critical for brain development.Objective: We evaluated the effects on child development of home fortification with lipid-based nutrient supplements (LNSs) for mothers and/or ...
Different types of teaching techniques used by teachers in ESL speaking classroom: focus on secondary level Bangla medium students of Bangladesh
(BRAC University, 2017-04)
Teaching technique is the way that every teachers use to create an effective English class. Different teachers have their own techniques and perform accordingly. The paper deals with the creation of various techniques and ...
The place of Pierre Bourdieu's theories in (popular) cultural studies
(© 2016 Published by BRAC University, 2016-10)
This article examines the relevance of French sociologist Pierre Bourdieu’s theories to cultural studies. His key concepts such as cultural capital, habitus, field and symbolic violence are introduced and explained in ...