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Too close for comfort? The impact of official aid on nongovernmental organizations.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123116311145
Author(s) :
Michael Edwards, David Hulme
Source Document :
World Development. 1996; Vol. 24 ( 6 ) : p. 961-973 (Journal)
World Development. 1996; Vol. 24 ( 6 ) : p. 961-973 (Journal)
Abstract :
In promoting a "New Policy Agenda," bilateral and multilateral donor agencies are keen to finance nongovernmental organisations (NGOs) and grassroots organizations (GROs) on the grounds of their economic efficiency and contribution to "good governance." This paper rev . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development
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Zoosporic aquatic fungi growing on dead specimens of 29 freshwater crustacean species.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123116350316
Author(s) :
Bazyli  Czeczuga, Mariola  Kozl'owska, Anna  Godlewska
Source Document :
Limnologica. 2002; Vol. 32 ( . ) : p. 180-193 (Journal)
Abstract :
The authors investigated aquatic fungi growing on the carapaces of 29 species of dead crustaceans (13 species of Copepoda, 13 species of Cladocera and 3 species of Ostracoda) in the water from six limnological and trophical different water bodies (two springs, one riv . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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Are the available experimental models of type 2 diabetes appropriate for a gender perspective?.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123116393331
Author(s) :
Flavia Franconi, Giuseppe Seghieri, Silvia Canu, Elisabetta Straface, Ilaria Campesi, Walter Malorni
Source Document :
Pharmacological Research. 2008; Vol. 57 ( . ) : p. 6-18 (Journal)
Abstract :
Several experimental models have so far been developed to improve our knowledge of the pathogenetic mechanisms of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D), to determine the possible pharmacological targets of this disease and to better evaluate diabetes-associated complications . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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Treatment of metastatic gestational trophoblastic neoplasia.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123116442369
Author(s) :
Loaie M. El-Helw, Barry W. Hancock
Source Document :
The Lancet. Oncology. 2007; Vol. 8 ( . ) : p. 715-724 (Journal)
Abstract :
Treatment of persistent gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN) has been one of the success stories of modern day chemotherapy; however, occasional patients with metastatic disease still die. A potential diffi culty in assessing published studies is that patient gro . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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Environmental impact assessment in the Philippines: 1977-1985.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123117073793
Author(s) :
Ramon Abracosa, Leonard Ortolano
Source Document :
Environmental Impact Assessment Review. 1987; Vol. 7 ( . ) : p. 293-310 (Journal)
Abstract :
During 1977 a Philippine environmental impact statement (EIS) system was established and the National Environmental Protection Council (NEPC) was formed to develop environmental policy. Several months after its creation, NEPC was given responsibility to certify that p . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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Screening of medicinal plants used by the Garifuna of Eastern Nicaragua for bioactive compounds.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123117265851
Author(s) :
Felix G. Coe, Gregory  J. Anderson
Source Document :
Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 1996; Vol. 53 ( . ) : p. 29-50 (Journal)
Abstract :
As part of a larger study of the plants used by the Garifuna of eastern Nicaragua, the 229 species representing 177 genera and 72 families used for medicinal purposes were assayed for the presence of bioactive compounds. A review of the literature for alkaloids and gl . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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A global assessment of the role of law in the HIV/AIDS pandemic.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123118370632
Author(s) :
L. Gable, L. Gostin, J. G. Hodge Jr.
Source Document :
Public Health. 2009; Vol. 123 ( . ) : p. 260-264 (Journal)
Abstract :
This article examines the dynamic role of law as a tool, and potential barrier, to public health interventions designed to ameliorate the negative impacts of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) globally. Law impacts the lives o . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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Assessing the feasibility of ecosystem-based fisheries management in tropical contexts.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123118392747
Author(s) :
Patrick Christie, David L. Fluharty, Alan T. White, Liza Eisma-Osorio, William Jatulan
Source Document :
Marine Policy. 2007; Vol. 31 ( . ) : p. 239-250 (Journal)
Abstract :
This analysis documents the reasons for emerging interest in ecosystem-based fisheries management (EBFM) and relates this management model to others. It highlights the central challenges to EBFM in the tropical context and examines an ongoing project, Fisheries Improv . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development
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Models for malaria: Nature knows best.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123118420773
Author(s) :
G. A. Butcher
Source Document :
Parasitology Today. 1996; Vol. 12 ( 10 ) : p. 378-382 (Journal)
Abstract :
Despite our increasing knowledge of the immunology of malaria in humans and in experimental systems, many questions remain unanswered. Given that this research has not yet led to a successful bloodstage vaccine, perhaps we should look again more carefully, in the ligh . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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Models for Trypanosoma evansi (surra), its control and economic impact on small-hold livestock owners in the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD18123118440947
Author(s) :
R. J. Dobson, A. P. Dargantes, R. T. Marcado, S. A. Reid
Source Document :
International Journal for Parasitology. 2009; Vol. 39 ( . ) : p. 1115-1123 (Journal)
Abstract :
Simple demographic and infectious disease models of buffaloes and other domestic hosts for animal trypanosomosis (surra) caused by Trypanosoma evansi were developed. The animal models contained deterministic and stochastic elements and were linked to simulate the bene . . .
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Philippine Council for Health and Research Development
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