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Philippine Journal of Science Vol. 149 No. 3, September 2020


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Journal Status Report 2020
Caesar A. Saloma

Current Management, Conservation, and Research Imperatives for Philippine Coral Reefs

Wilfredo Y. Licuanan


Fly Ash and Compost Amendments and Mycorrhizal Inoculation Enhanced the Survival and Growth of Delonix regia in Cu-Ni Mine Tailings
Venecio U. Ultra Jr.

Species Composition and Length-Weight Relationship of Fishes in Tigum River, Iloilo, Philippines

Pastor Jones T. Denusta, Bernice P. Maliao, Joselito Trandio P. Mendoza, and Edna P. Abunal

Rare Occurrence of Nautilus sp. Fossils from Batangas, Philippines
Abigael L. Castro, Allan Gil S. Fernando, Alyssa M. Peleo-Alampay, Geleen Rica S. Javellana, Dorothy Joyce D. Marquez, and Jaan Ruy Conrad P. Nogot

Genetic Variability in the Growth Hormone Gene (A781G) and Its Association with Milk Yield Performance in Crossbred Anglo-Nubian Dairy Goats
Carlo Stephen O. Moneva, Renato SA. Vega, Percival P. Sangel, Amado A. Angeles, and Merlyn S. Mendioro

Genetic Diversity of the Coat Protein Gene of Rice Tungro Bacilliform Virus in the Philippines
Xavier Greg I. Caguiat, Frodie P. Waing, Reneth A. Millas, John Dave Aquino, and Dindo A. Tabanao

New Record of Talthybia depressa (Araneae: Araneidae) from the Philippines

Alma B. Mohagan, Romeo R. Patano Jr., Kent Sean Alan T. Dargantes, Merced G. Melencion, Fulgent P. Coritico, and Victor B. Amoroso

Species-site Suitability Assessment of Native Species in Pantabangan-Carranglan Watershed Using Geographic Information System (GIS) and Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP)
Joseph Christian R. Dolores, Marco A. Galang, and Jan Joseph V. Dida

Structural Properties of an S-system Model of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Gene Regulation
Honeylou F. Farinas, Eduardo R. Mendoza, and Angelyn R. Lao

Breastfeeding Practices of Lactating Women in Selected Cities in Metropolitan Manila
Cecile Leah T. Bayaga, Marietoni B. Pico, Jethro Ian G. Belano, Demetria C. Bongga, and Alonzo A. Gabriel

Morphology and Morphometrics of Diotarus verrucifer (Stål, 1877), a Pygmy Grasshopper Endemic to Mindanao
Alma B. Mohagan, Romeo R. Patano Jr., Emmanuel P. Leaño, Merced G. Melencion, Fulgent P. Coritico, and Victor B. Amoroso

Low-cost Recovery of Bromelain Solids from Industrial Pineapple Peel, Pulp, and Core Wastes Using Ethanolic Cashew Leaf Polyphenol
Le Grande O. Dolino, Doris B. Montecastro, and Antonio M. Basilio

Microalgae of Pineapple [Ananas comosus (L.) Merr] Phytotelmata from Calauan, Laguna (Philippines)
Eldrin DLR. Arguelles

Anti-Japanese Encephalitis Virus (JEV) Activity of Triterpenes and Flavonoids from Euphorbia hirta
Wilanfranco C. Tayone, Kotaro Ishida, Simon Goto, Janeth C. Tayone, Masashi Arakawa, Eiji Morita, and Masaru Hashimoto

Social Determinants of Health Care Seeking Delay Among Newly-diagnosed Symptomatic Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients in Cebu City, Philippines: A Cross-sectional Study
Mark Johnuel M. Duavis

Composition and Physicochemical Properties of Colostrum and Transient Milk of Landrace, Large White, and Their F1 Crosses in a Swine Breeding Farm in Laguna, Philippines
Orville L. Bondoc, Joemary F. Isubol, Adonna Jane C. Rama, and Aldrin O. Ebron

Estimating the Potential Fisheries Production of Three Offshore Reefs in the West Philippine Sea, Philippines
Hazel O. Arceo, Joey P. Cabasan, Rhea Mae A. Luciano, Lovely Joy D. Heyres, Samuel S. Mamauag, and Porfirio M. Aliño

First Distribution Record of North Philippine Temple Pitviper (Tropidolaemus subannulatus Gray, 1842) on Cebu Island, Philippines

Archiebald Baltazar B. Malaki, Steve Michael T. Alcazar, Edgardo P. Lillo, Raamah C. Rosales, Bernardo A. Redoblado, John Lou B. Diaz, and Inocencio E. Buot Jr.

Cratoxylum cochinchinense
(Hypericaceae): A New Record for Sulawesi, Indonesia

Wendy A. Mustaqim and Dewi S. Amboupe

Underweight Among Preschool Children as an Acute Consequence of Household Food Insecurity in Occidental Mindoro
Kim Leonard G. dela Luna and Ernani R. Bullecer

In Vitro Growth-promoting Properties of Non-dominant Root Symbiotic Fungi (ND-RSF) from Drynaria quercifolia L. and Their Effects on PSB Rc10 Rice (Oryza sativa L.)
Jomar L. Aban