The Makara Journal of Science (Makara J. Sci.) is a peer-reviewed international journal published by the Universitas Indonesia (UI) to serve as a platform for cutting-edge interdisciplinary research in the Material Sciences (including: physics, biology, and chemistry); Biochemistry, Genetics, and Molecular Biology (including: microbiology, physiology, ecology, taxonomy and evolution); and Biotechnology.
Makara J. Sci. as a multi-disciplinary medium fosters high quality, scientifically sound and original research on par with internationally acclaimed specialized journals. Submissions, including original research manuscripts, computational or theoretical papers, notes, and mini-reviews are welcomed.
Publication in Makara J. Sci. is without charge; all published articles are available online through open access. Authors should refer to the Authors Guidelines for details on how to prepare their manuscript; submission is performed via the online submission system (https://scholarhub.ui.ac.id/science). Starting from 2014, Makara J. Sci. has been publishing in March, June, September, and December. Makara J. Sci. is the successor to the “Makara of Science Series” and “Makara Science”, which have been published since 1997. The name “Makara” is adopted from the Makara tree featured in the UI logo which symbolizes a source of knowledge disseminating “fruit” in all directions.
As per 1st October 2019, the website of Makara Journal of Science (MJS) has moved to this website to provide greater quality access to the journal. Back issues from 2002 to 2019 (Vol. 23 No. 2) are available at previous website: http://journal.ui.ac.id/science
Current Issue: Volume 27, Issue 1 (2023) March
Diketopiperazine Cyclo-(S-Pro-R-Leu) Produced by Periconia pseudobyssoides K5 Isolated from Toona sureni (Meliaceae) and its Heme Polymerization Inhibition Activity
Azmi Azhari, Desi Harneti, Asri Peni Wulandari, Yeni Mulyani, Sari Purbaya, Aprilia Permata Sari, Galih Bayu Pratama, Unang Supratman, and Yoshihito Shiono
Potential Effect of Phlorotannins in Brown Algae for Antidiabetic Therapy: Molecular Docking Approach
Melani Sinastri Renagupita, Rahadianto Rahadianto, Efyluk Garianto, and Herin Setianingsih
Carbon dioxide-Induced Corrosion of AISI 4140 Steel in Acidified Artificial Geothermal Brine
Anawati Anawati, Rayhan Izzat, Riene Kaelamanda Pragitta, and Rafli Ihsan Hernandi
The Potency of Citrus aurantiifolia Swingle and Sea Salt Solution as a Cleansing Agent for Edible Bird’s Nests
Siti Gusti Ningrum, Adhitya Yoppy Ro Candra, and Hana Cipka Pramuda Wardhani
Enrichment Media Selection and Co-Culture Potential among Exoelectrogen Bacteria Vary with Ecological Factors
Nur Syafira Khoirunnisa, Syaiful Anwar, Untung Sudadi, and Dwi Andreas Santosa
Synthesis and Study of Anticancer and Antioxidant Activities of 2-oxoquinoline Hydrazide Derivatives
Marwa Khalil Mohamed, Ezzeldin Mohamed S. Salem, and Ibrahim Ahmed I. Ali
Antibacterial Activity of Honeybee Venom Against Pathogenic Bacteria in Comparison with Common Antibiotics
Shahin Gavanji and Azizollah Bakhtari
Modification of Zeolite Made from Coal Fly Ash with TiO2: Effect of Aging Time on Physical and Optical Properties
Linda Jati Kusumawardani, Ani Iryani, and Ennita Lusiana Sinaga
PVA-Sansevieria trifasciata Fraction Films as Absorbers of Electromagnetic and Thermal Radiation on Smartphones
Nabiila Rahmani, Gustini Syahbirin, Akhiruddin Maddu, Purwantiningsih Sugita, and Auliya Ilmiawati