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2015 DOST-PCHRD-Gruppo Medica Award for Outstandin...
30 Jan 2015 06:44 - Super User

Deadline of submission of entries to Consortia: May 22, 2015
Deadline of submission of entries to DOST-PCHRD: May 29, 2015 Click here to download the DOST-PCHRD-Gruppo Medica Award Nomination Form and Guidelines: Brochure, Nomination Form For inquiries, please call Ms. Sabrina Elechosa at (02)837-7 [ ... ]

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Call for Application: Selection of universities to...
30 Jan 2015 01:57 - Richmond Q. Acosta

TDR is pleased to announce a call for applications from universities in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to host and manage the TDR international post graduate training scheme on implementation research (IR). The long term goal is to strengthen capacity of disease endemic countries for ident [ ... ]

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DOST joins the 10th National Biotechnology Week ce...
28 Oct 2014 09:37 - Richmond Acosta

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) celebrates the 10th National Biotechnology Week (NBW) on 24-29 November 2014. The NBW celebration is annually celebrated by the DOST together with the Department of Education (DepEd), the Department of Health (DOH), the Department of Agriculture (DA), [ ... ]

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MD-PhD program in Molecular Medicine lauded as mod...
28 Oct 2014 09:32 - Richmond Acosta

Prof. Fortunato Dela Peña, Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Undersecretary for Scientific and Technological Services, lauded the MD-PhD Molecular Medicine Scholarship Program as a good model for human resource development programs in science and technology during the signing of Memorandu [ ... ]

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Library Health News

Factbox: How Ebola started and spreads
30 Jan 2015 05:53 - Reuters

West Africa has grappled with the worst Ebola outbreak on record that has killed at least 8,810 people since March 2014. The following are some facts about the outbreak: Ebola had killed 8,810 peopl [ ... ]

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Eliminating small pockets of leprosy in the Philip...
30 Jan 2015 01:52 - Reiner W. Gloor

THE DEPARTMENT of Health (DoH), through its National Leprosy Control Program -- established in 1986 -- has been successful in eliminating leprosy as a serious national public health threat. In cooper [ ... ]

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Tethered to treadmills? Try the cardio machines in...
30 Jan 2015 01:37 - Dorene Internicolo

  Gym goers seeking to boost their workouts might do well to aim for the less-used equipment beyond the busy rows of treadmills and elliptical trainers that dominate the center of the cardio floo [ ... ]

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Workers take a stand as evidence mounts against si...
30 Jan 2015 01:32 - Doni Bloomfield

TIM TYRRELL’S bosses wouldn’t pay for a standing desk, so he took matters into his own hands. The software engineer in Austin, Texas, used parts from Ikea for a makeshift desk to prop up his keyb [ ... ]

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Trial finds GSK Ebola shot is safe and provokes im...
29 Jan 2015 01:13 - Kate Kelland

 First results from a human trial of an Ebola vaccine from GlaxoSmithKline show it is safe and generates an immune response, scientists said on Wednesday, but larger trials are needed to see if i [ ... ]

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Curcumin may help lower inflammation in metabolic ...
29 Jan 2015 00:57 - Shereen Lehman

 Adding spice – in the form of curcumin supplements – to the daily diets of people with risk factors for heart disease may lower inflammation, a new study suggests. Inflammation is implicate [ ... ]

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