Volume 143 No. 2 December 2014

Philippine Journal of Science — December 2014

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Human Resource Generation in the Philippine Scientific Enterprise System
Caesar A. Saloma
National Institute of Physics, College of Science
University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines

Acute Oral Toxicity of Trichosetin in Mice (Mus musculus L.)
Marilen M. Parungao-Balolong, Marilet Lian B. Caluag,
Isabella Bianca D. Catibog, Nelia P. Cortes-Maramba, Isidro C. Sia, Susie O. Sio, Ernesto C. Balolong, and Eufrocinio C. Marfori

National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BIOTECH), University of the Philippines Los Baños, College 4031 Laguna
Human Exposure Risk Assessment to Biogenic Amines in Cheeses and Fermented Sausages in Southern Luzon
Bernalin P. Cadayong and Virginia L. Barraquio
Department of Agriculture-Buerau of Agricultural Research,
RDMIC Bldg. cor Visayas Ave., Diliman, Quezon City
Diliman, Quezon City
Lauric Acid Derived Polyanhydrides: Synthesis, Characterization, In vitro Degradation and Drug Release Behavior
Kevin B. Dagbay and Florentino C. Sumera
Institute of Chemistry, University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City

Efficacy of Common Carp and Nile Tilapia as Biocontrol Agents of Rice Pests in the Philippines
Matthias Halwart, James A. Litsinger, M.C. Viray and Giselher Kaule
1365 Jacobs Place, Dixon, CA 95620 USA

Potential and Demand for Energy from Biomass by Thermo-Chemical Conversion in the Province of Antique, Philippines: Biomass Availability Analysis
Jeriel G. Militar, Andreas Ortwein, Salvador M. Senorio and Jurgen Schade
Desutches Biomasseforschungszentrum gemeinnuttzige, GmbH, Torgauer Str. 116, 04347 Leipzig, Germany
Seasonal and Interannual Variability of Philippine Vegetation as Seen from Space
Gay Jane P. Perez and Josefino C. Comiso
Institute of Environmental Science and Meteorology,
University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City

Lauric Acid is a Medium-Chain fatty Acid, Coconut Oil is a Medium-Chain Triglyceride
Fabian M. Dayrit
Department of Chemistry, Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City, Philippines

Assessing Palaycheck®Institutionalization in Selected Municipalities in Luzon, Philippines
Aurora M. Corales, Josefina T. Dizon, and Virginia R. Cardenas
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Maligaya, Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija College of Public Affairs and Development, University of the Philippines, Los Baños, Laguna
Effects of Ice Blasting on Some Mechanical Properties of Composite Boards
Hamid Reza Taghiyari and Yousef Lotfinejad-Sani
Wood Science and Technology Department, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, Lavizan, Shanbaloo St., Tehran, Iran
Molecular Phylogeny of Catfishes (Teleostei: Siluriformes) in the Philippines Using the Mitochondrial Genes, COI, Cyt b, 16S rRNA, and the Nuclear Genes Rag1 and Rag2
Shiny Cathlynne S. Yu and Jonas P. Quilang
Molecular Population Genetics Laboratory, Institute of Biology, College of Science, University of the Philippines, 1101Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
Updated Survey and Biodiversity Assessment of the Terrestrial Snail (Mollusca: Gastropoda) Species in Marinduque, Philippines
Benjamin O. Sosa III, Gizelle A. Batomalaque, and Ian Kendrich C. Fontanilla
Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City