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Isolation, screening and characterization of beneficial Lactic Acid Bacteria for antimicrobial activity from nipa (Nypa fruticans) inflorescence.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17052314144339
Author(s) :
Loucene Marie C. Corvera, VIrginia P. Obsioma, Hannah Jean V. Esteban
Source Document :
Compendium of Abstracts. 2011 : p. 7 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
Different reports show that most Lactic Acid Bacteria (LAB) produce substances that inhibit pathogenic, non-pathogenic and spoilage organisms in fermenting foods and beverages. Thus, this study aimed to isolate and purify LAB from nipa inflorescence ad screen them for . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Angiotensin I-Converting Enzyme and its inhibition by indigenous fermented goods.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD1705231329334
Author(s) :
Kristine Mae Y. Abao, Mitchell Rey M. Toleco, Dulce M. Flores
Source Document :
Compendium of Abstracts. 2011 : p. 6 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
Angiotensin I-Converting Enzyme (ACE; E.C. 3.4.15.1), membrane-bound enzyme implicated in the pathology of hypertension, is a vey rpromising molecular target in the search for anti-hypertensive leads. ACE inhibitors stop the conversion of angiotensin I to a powerful v . . .
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Antioxidant activity and proanthocyanidin content of cacao (Theobrama cacao L.) at different stages of maturity.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17052310263895
Author(s) :
Jenna Mae L. San Luis, Hannah V. Esteban, Dulce M. Flores
Source Document :
Compendium of Abstracts. 2011 : p. 5 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
The antioxidant content and activity of cacao (Theobrama cacao L.) seeds were determined at different stages of seed development. Starting at the age after the cacao flowers grow into a "taggable" tiny pod until its commercial ripeness, the antioxidant conten . . .
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Natural lovastatin from red yeast rice (angkak): A possible alternative for statin drugs.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17052309511988
Author(s) :
Carla  L. Monte, Abby Jan Aguilos, Mitchell Rey M. Toleco
Source Document :
Compendium of Abstracts. 2011 : p. 4 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
Lovastatin, also known as mevinolin or monacolin K, is the major monacolin found in red yeast rice. Monacolin K, one of the first among many monacolins used for humans, belongs to polyketides and the structure thereof shares similarity with HMG-CoA which has been used . . .
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Resistant starch content or corn meal, banana flour, sago flour and some foods prepared from these.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17052216414489
Author(s) :
Rogine Joy F. Ceballos, Hannah Jean V. Esteban, Dulce M. Flores
Source Document :
Compendium of Abstracts. 2011 : p. 3 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
Resistant starch (RS) has received much attention lately due to its potential health benefits which are similar to soluble fiber. This has resulted to the search for sources of resistant starch and its content in processed foods. This study determined the RS contents . . .
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Lutein content of selected local fruit and vegetables.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD17052216290030
Author(s) :
Melvin S. Pasaporte, MitchellRey M. Toleco, Dulce M. Flores
Source Document :
Compendium of Abstracts. 2011 : p. 2 (Book of Abstracts)
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Lutein, a carotenoid associated with maintenance of visual health especially in the prevention of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and cataracts, was quantified in locally abundant fruits and vegetables. Samples included malunggay (Moringa oleifera . . .
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Nutrition and health status of Filipino adults (Excerpts from the National Nutrition and Health Survey (NNHeS): 2003-2004).

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD082208030830
Author(s) :
Felicidad V. Velandria, Eva T. Abille, Charmaine A. Duante, Juamina Belen M. Tangco
Source Document :
31st Food and Nutrition Research Institute Seminar Series. : p. 60 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
BACKGROUND: The National Nutrition and Health Survey (NNHeS: 2003-2004) is the clinical component of the Sixth National Nutrition Survey (6th NNS) conducted by the Food and Nutrition Research Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (FNRI-DOST). Th . . .
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Ellis-van creveld syndrome in two filipino siblings.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD07071008074052
Author(s) :
Leopoldo L. Jiao III, Bridget Christa V. Cavan-Jumamoy, Edgardo Martin C. Serafica, Rudy A. Amatong, Barbra Charina V. Cavan
Source Document :
Joint 7th Human Organization (HUGO)-Pacific Meeting & The 8th Asia-Pacific Conference on Human Genetics (Genomics for better Health in the Asia-Pacific . 2008 (Book of Abstracts)
Acta Medica Philippina. 2009; Vol. 43 ( 1 ) : p. 57-59 (Journal)
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We describe two siblings who presented with features of Ellis-van Creveld (EvC) syndrome or chondroectodermal dysplasia, a disproportionate short-limb dwarfism. They were born to a non-consanguineous Filipino couple. The older female child, who was examined at 6 years . . .
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Correlates of feeding practices of young children in ECD and selected non-ECD areas.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD082308030809
Author(s) :
Allan A. Gulles, Wilma L. Molano, Ma Regina A. Pedro, Cristina J. Garcia
Source Document :
31st Food and Nutrition Research Institute Seminar Series. : p. 65 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
OBJECTIVES: This study looked into the different factors correlated with children's nutritional status. Likewise, it determined the effects of program specific determinants of wasting and stunting as a basis for designing and/or modifying, and prioritizing the . . .
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Menopausal experiences and coping strategies.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRD07071011071630
Author(s) :
Loreta T. Celeste
Source Document :
Compendium of Abstracts. 2008 : p. 4 (Book of Abstracts)
Abstract :
This study employed a descriptive-correlational and comparative research. It determined the respondents' menopausal experiences and coping strategies towards integrity. Specifically, it sought to determine the respondent's profile, the extent of experiences towards me . . .
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