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Emic definitions of health and illness in rural Muslim and Christian communities of Lanao del Norte.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18111210482160
Author(s) :
Bernadette O. Tan
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 12 ( 1 ) : p. 105-138 (Journal)
Abstract :
Selected predominantly Christian and predominantly Muslim rural communities in Lanao del Norte were surveyed to determine the rural folks definitions of health and illness.  In-depth interviews guided by a structural interview schedule were conducted among 401 respondents selected through strati . . .
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Andrimid, an antimicrobial substance produced by Vibrio sp., bacterium associated with in the marine sponge Hyatella sp.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18111208565719
Author(s) :
Jose M. Oclarit
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 12 ( 2 ) : p. 165-171 (Journal)
Abstract :
The bacterial isolate, M22-1, belonging to the genus Vibrio was obtained from a homogenate of the sponge Hyatella sp.  The bacterium was found to produce an antimicrobial compound.  The substance was chemically identified as andrimid, a peptide-like antibiotic.  The same substance was found in . . .
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Effect of bacterial chitinases on the growth and aflatoxin production of Aspergillus flavus Link ex Fries and A. parasiticus.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18101910210599
Author(s) :
Stella Marie M. Doyungan, Ida  F. Dalmacio
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 12 ( 2 ) : p. 33-41 (Journal)
Abstract :
The ability of the crude bacterial chitinases produced from Bacillus circulans B1037 (5Bc).  Arthrobacter luteus B1077 (6A1), B. circulans B1045 (7Bc).  Streptomyces griseus B1562 (9Sg).  Serratia marcescens LPC19 B1748 (11Sm) and S. marcescens LPM42 B1749 (14Sm) to inhibit growth and aflatoxi . . .
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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute Technology
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Lytic activity of bacterial chitinases in Aspergillus flavus Link. ex Fries and A. parasiticus Speare.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-1810190923404
Author(s) :
Stella Marie M. Doyungan, Ida  F. Dalmacio
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 12 ( 2 ) : p. 19-31 (Journal)
Abstract :
The mycolytic activity of the crude chitinases obtained from two strains of Bacillus circulans (5Bc and 7 Bc), two strains of Serratia marcescens (9Sg) was evaluated against two species of aflatocigenic fungi, Aspergillud flavus and A. parasiticus.  Lysis was confirmed based on the presence of N . . .
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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute Technology
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A comparative study on the average cumulative mortality rate of Oreochromis niloticus fingerlings reared with sublethal concentrations of zinc, copper and mercury, singly or in combinations.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18101813340251
Author(s) :
Ermelinda  G. Tobias, Daniel B. Tobias Jr., Virginia S. Carino
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 12 ( 2 ) : p. 11-18 (Journal)
Abstract :
Preliminary bioassays of the three heavy metal salts such as zinc sulfate (ZNSO4.7H2O), copper sulfate (CuSO4.5H2O) and mercuric chloride (HgCl2) were performed on Oreochromis niloticus fingerlings and were estimated as 25 mg/l, 2.857 mg/l and 0.833 mg/l, respectively.  Sublethal concentrations . . .
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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute Technology
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Light microscope studies on the effects of zinc-treated water media on the kidney of Oreochromis niloticus fingerlings.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18101809504695
Author(s) :
Ermelinda  G. Tobias, Virginia S. Carino
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 12 ( 2 ) : p. 1-10 (Journal)
Abstract :
Light microscope studies of the effects of sublethal concentrations of zinc as ZnS)4.7H20 on the tail kidney of Oreochromis niloticus fingerlings were done. Hyperemia and damage to interstitial tissues were consistently observed in both sampling periods of both concentration groups.  Dense bodie . . .
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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute Technology
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A study of the lead profile of soil, and vegetation along Taft/España Avenue, Manila, Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18101808520899
Author(s) :
Zenaida L. Ochotorena
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 9 ( 2 ) : p. 61-83 (Journal)
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Soils and plants sampled along Taft/España Avenue were found to contain high levels of lead.  The lead contents tend to decrease with soil depth; increase with proximity to the avenue and traffic density; and increase with increased obstruction to air circulation.  Much of the lead in the leav . . .
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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute Technology
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Production of an antibacterial agent, 0-aminophenol by a bacterium isolated from a marine sponge Adocia sp.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18101808374983
Author(s) :
Jose M. Oclarit
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 9 ( 2 ) : p. 52-60 (Journal)
Abstract :
A number of associated bacteria and cyanobacteria in sponges were found to be sources of antibiotics and other bioactiv e compounds in the marine environment.  A purple-colored bacterium was isolated from the body of a marine sponge Adocia sp.  The culture of this bacterial isolate produced a s . . .
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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute Technology
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A potent bioactive substance obtained from the marine sponge, Cribrochalina sp., showing some biological activities.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-18101213404312
Author(s) :
Jose M. Oclarit
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. ; Vol. 9 ( 2 ) : p. 43-60 (Journal)
Abstract :
Extract of the marine sponge, Cribrochalina sp. was tested for antimicrobial and antimitotic activities.  Results show that the extracts exhibited strong growth inhibitions against Pseudomona aewruginosa, Bacillus subtilis, Staphylococcus auereus, Saccharomyces cerevisciae and Spergillus niger, . . .
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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute Technology
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Antimicrobial activity of selected Philippine marine sponge.

HERDIN record number :
R10-MSUIIT-1810121013454
Author(s) :
Jose M. Oclarit, Glorina  N. Pocsidio, Asuncion K. Raymundo
Source Document :
The Mindanao Forum. 1994; Vol. 9 ( 2 ) : p. 21-42 (Journal)
Abstract :
The extracts of the eleven species of fresh and dried marine sponges belonging to eight families under Class Demospongia were tested for their antimicrobial activity.  The test microorganisms used were: Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, Candida u . . .
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