PJS v147 4

Philippine Journal of Science Vol. 147 No. 4, December 2018


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Editorial: Coping with the Shortage of Talent for our Development Agenda
William G. Padolina


Plasma Heat Shock Protein 70, Physiological and Behavioral Responses of Gilts to Varying Temperature Humidity Index in a Controlled Chamber
Carla Alilie A. Lontoc, Pauline Joy R. Cajano, Antonio A. Rayos, and Renato SA. Vega

Culturable Foliar Fungal Endophytes of Mangrove Species in Bicol Region, Philippines
Jonathan Jaime G. Guerrero, Mheljor A. General, and Jocelyn E. Serrano

Characteristics and Risk Factors for High Fasting Blood Glucose among Managers and Government Officials in the Philippines
Chona F. Patalen, Sarah E. Guinto, Cristilyn T. Atrero, Apple Joy D. Ducay, Charmaine A. Duante, and Mario V. Capanzana

Evaluation of a Puppet Video on Physical Activity as a Diabetic Education Material for Older Children
Idelia G. Glorioso, Zenaida V. Narciso, Jerlyn D. Avilla, and Mario V. Capanzana

Survey of Subtidal Anthropogenic Marine Debris (AMD) 
in Mayo Bay, Mati City, Davao Oriental, Philippines

Neil Angelo S. Abreo, Edison D. Macusi, and Lea A. Jimenez

Glue and Preservative Effects on the Properties and Durability of Engineered Bamboo Boards
Marina A. Alipon, Carlos M. Garcia, and Elvina O. Bondad

In vitro Germination and Viability Testing of Nipa (Nypa fructicans Wurmb.) Pollen under Different Storage Conditions
Junaldo A. Mantiquilla, Merlene E. Elumba, Jenny A. Adtoon, Reynaldo G. Abad, Cyrose Suzie S. Millado, and Gilda C. Rivero

Inventory and Morphometrics of Anuran Species Found in Mt. Kilala of the Mt. Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary, Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental, Philippines
Kemberly C. Vidal, Edison D. Macusi, and Amy G. Ponce

Infrared and Raman Microscopy of the Arsenate Double Salt Mineral Tilasite, CaMg(AsO4)F, from Långban, Värmland, Sweden
J. Theo Kloprogge

Untargeted Metabolite Profiling of Philippine-grown Crescentia cujete and its Commercial Fruit Juice using GC-MS and UPLC-HRMS
Klidel Fae B. Rellin, Dianne D. Dasmariñas, and Hiyas A. Junio

Interspecific and Intraspecific Variation in Coffea sp. using Fruit Metric and Landmark-based Geomorphometric Analyses
Joana Camille S. Sanchez, Jonas P. Quilang, Ruel M. Mojica, and Ernelea P. Cao

Organogenic Potential of Dendrobium Floral Tissues for Stable Transformation Applications
Jorge Sahagun, Anupan Kongbangkerd, and Kumrop Ratanasut

Supplementary Feeding Utilizing Climate-smart Indigenous Vegetables from School Gardens with Iron Fortified Rice Improved Nutritional Status of Schoolchildren
Imelda Angeles-Agdeppa, Emilita M. Oro, Clarita R. Magsadia, Maria Christy Jesusa G. Tacugue, Julian F. Gonsalves, and Mario V. Capanzana

Agricultural Residue Feedstock Selection for Polyhydroxyalkanoates Production using AHP-GRA
Princess J. Requiso, Fidel Rey P. Nayve Jr., Catalino G. Alfafara, Ruby Lynn G. Ventura, Erwin C. Escobar, and Jey-R S. Ventura

Variations in Growing Media and Plant Spacing for the Improved Production of Strawberry (Fragaria ananassa cv. Chandler)
Umbreen Shahzad, Muhammad Ijaz, Nauman Noor, Muhammad Shahjahan, Zeeshan Hassan, Azhar Abbas Kahn, and Phoebe Calica

Theoretical Risk Ranking of Commonly Consumed Processed Philippine Fish Species With and Without Phosphorus-containing Additives
Maria Patricia V. Azanza, Karina Angela D. Bautista, and Vallerie B. Azarcon

Optimal Deterministic Algorithm for Hammock(2,2)-poset Cover Problem
Ivy D. Ordanel and Henry N. Adorna

Detection of Pathogens on the Brown Dog Tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus sensu lato (s.l.) (Arachnida: Acari: Ixodidae) in the Philippines
Kathlyn Bartolome-Cruz

Chemiluminescence Detection of Chlorpyrifos via Luminol-H2O2-Ferricyanide System using Microcontroller-based Photometer
Angelo Gabriel E. Buenaventura and Allan Christopher C. Yago

Mitrastemonaceae, A New Record Family for the Philippines
Victor B. Amoroso, Noe P. Mendez, and Noel E. Lagunday

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