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  • Genetic differentiation and phylogeography of partially sympatric species complex Rhizophora mucronata Lam. and R. stylosa Griff. using SSR markers 

    Wee, Alison K S; Takayama, Koji; Chua, Jasher L; Asakawa, Takeshi; Meenakshisundaram, Sankararamasubramanian H; Onrizal; Adjie, Bayu; Ardli, Erwin Riyanto; Sungkaew, Sarawood; Malekal, Norhaslinda Binti; Tung, Nguyen Xuan; Salmo, Severino G., III; Yllano, Orlex Baylen; Saleh, Nazre M; Khin Khin Soe; Tateishi, Yoichi; Watano, Yasuyuki; Baba, Shigeyuki; Webb, Edward L; Kajita, Tadashi (BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2015)
    Background: Mangrove forests are ecologically important but globally threatened intertidal plant communities. Effective mangrove conservation requires the determination of species identity, management units, and ...
  • The anthropoid status of a primate from the late middle Eocene Pondaung Formation (Central Myanmar): Tarsal evidence 

    Marivaux, Laurent; Chaimanee, Yaowalak; Ducrocq, Stéphane; Marandat, Bernard; Sudre, Jean; Aung Naing Soe; Soe Thura Tun; Wanna Htoon; Jaeger, Jean-Jacques (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 2003)
    Primate dental and postcranial remains from the Eocene Pondaung Formation (Myanmar) have been the subject of considerable confusion since their initial discoveries, and their anthropoid status has been widely debated. We ...
  • A lower jaw of Pondaungia cotteri from the Late Middle Eocene Pondaung Formation (Myanmar) confirms its anthropoid status 

    Chaimanee, Yaowalak; Tin Thein; Ducrocq, Stéphane; Aung Naing Soe; Benammi, Mouloud; Than Tun; Thit Lwin; San Wai; Jaeger, Jean-Jacques (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 2000)
    Pondaungia cotteri is the largest primate known from the Late Middle Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar. Its taxonomic status has been the subject of much debate because of the fragmentary nature of its remains. Initially ...
  • Anti-influenza virus activity of extracts from the stems of Jatropha multifida Linn. collected in Myanmar 

    Shoji, Masaki; Woo, So-Yeun; Masuda, Aki; Nwet Nwet Win; Hla Ngwe; Takahashi, Etsuhisa; Kido, Hiroshi; Morita, Hiroyuki; Ito, Takuya; Kuzuhara, Takashi (BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2017)
    Background: To contribute to the development of novel anti-influenza drugs, we investigated the anti-influenza activity of crude extracts from 118 medicinal plants collected in Myanmar. We discovered that extract from ...
  • First Hominoid from the Late Miocene of the Irrawaddy Formation (Myanmar) 

    Jaeger, Jean-Jacques; Aung Naing Soe; Chavasseau, Olivier; Coster, Pauline; Emonet, Edouard-Georges; Guy, Franck; Lebrun, Renaud; Aye Maung; Aung Aung Khyaw; Hla Shwe; Soe Thura Tun; Kyaw Linn Oo; Rugbumrung, Mana; Bocherens, Herve; Benammi, Mouloud; Chaivanich, Kamol; Tafforeau, Paul; Chaimanee, Yaowalak (PLoS ONE, 2011)
    For over a century, a Neogene fossil mammal fauna has been known in the Irrawaddy Formation in central Myanmar. Unfortunately, the lack of accurately located fossiliferous sites and the absence of hominoid fossils have ...

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