34th PCHRD Anniversary

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Call for Proposals: 2017 Japan Society for the Pro...
22 Jul 2016 04:20 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

BACKGROUND During FY 2004, The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) decided to end the “General Exchange Program” and modified the “Inter-University Exchange Program” to implement it as new program called the “Joint Research [ ... ]

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PCHRD, MRC award Php 262M in grants to 6 UK-Filipi...
12 Jul 2016 01:30 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

The Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) and UK Medical Research Council (MRC) aim to develop and strengthen science and innovation partnership between Philippine and UK institutions through the Newton Fund research grants as part of the Official Development Assistance (ODA [ ... ]

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1st International Biosensing Technology Workshop a...
08 Jul 2016 05:11 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

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Invitation for 65th Annual Convention of the Phili...
07 Jul 2016 02:30 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

The Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science and Technology (PhilAAST) is inviting participants to attend their upcoming 65th Annual Convention on 22-23 September 2016 in Manila, Philippines.    The said Convention will be held in conjunction with the 8th Asian Heads of Resea [ ... ]

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Social Media, a practical and effective tool for ...
04 Jul 2016 07:20 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

MANDALUYONG, Metro Manila- To discuss basic characteristics and functions of social media for science and technology (S&T), the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), through the Science and Technology Information Institute (STII), organized the Social Media Streamlining Seminar on 21-24 J [ ... ]

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ASIAHORCs Call for Application
01 Jul 2016 07:16 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

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Library Health News

Too much light at night, too little in the morning...
29 Jul 2016 04:37 - Kathryn Doyle

Older people exposed to high lighting in the evening, and low light in the morning are more likely to gain weight, and the opposite light exposures may encourage weight loss, Japanese researchers say. [ ... ]

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Smoking raises brain-lining hemorrhage risk more f...
27 Jul 2016 23:38 - Kathryn Doyle

Smokers, especially female smokers, have a higher risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage - bleeding inside the lining of the brain – compared with nonsmokers, according to a new study. Based on previous s [ ... ]

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Exercise lowers heart disease risk, even for young...
27 Jul 2016 23:36 - Kathryn Doyle

For women under age 50, spending two and half hours of leisure time each week being active could cut heart disease risk by 25%, according to a U.S. study. While that's been shown before for middle ag [ ... ]

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Blood clot deaths tied to hours of daily TV time
26 Jul 2016 23:45 - Kathryn Doyle

People who watch television for five or more hours a day have more than twice the risk of those who watch half as much TV to die of a blood clot in the lung, a large Japanese study suggests. There ar [ ... ]

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Exercise ability in middle age may be one key to l...
26 Jul 2016 23:43 - Lisa Rapaport

Middle-aged men who have more endurance in exercise tests may end up living longer than their peers who struggle with physical activity, a Swedish study suggests. Researchers gave about 650 men an  [ ... ]

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26 Jul 2016 00:16 - Eduardo Gonzales

Is still very much around You’ll be surprised, but despite the numerous measures the government and the private sector has put in place to combat dengue—of which the dengue immun [ ... ]

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