Wednesday, February 21, 2018

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Do more research to conserve endemic plant species in PH – biologist

A THOMASIAN biologist urged science students to increase research efforts to conserve endemic species in the Philippines. Axel Arriola, a specialist in molecular and plant...

Pain and trauma: The science behind hazing deaths

HAZING is supposed to be illegal, but as the case of Horacio Castillo III has shown, it still is happening. But while the pain inflicted...

Ex-environment secretary eyes ‘love’ for environment to eradicate drug problem

FORMER environment secretary Regina "Gina" Lopez on Wednesday called on Thomasians to "have a heart" and take care of the environment to help eradicate the country's...

Eradicate mosquito breeding grounds to counter Japanese Encephalitis – Thomasian pathologist

A THOMASIAN pathologist has urged the Department of Health (DOH) to focus on eradicating breeding grounds of mosquitoes to counter Japanese Encephalitis (JE) cases. "The...

DOST’s IT office to promote digital library in a box

A NEW kioskbased digital library called "Starbooks" will soon be rolled out to public schools , providing easy access to academic journals, a science and...

The danger of antibiotic resistance

THE BELIEF that antibiotics can cure viral infections is a misconception which may lead to an ‘antibiotic apocalypse’—an era when antibiotics are rendered obsolete,...

Thomasian biochemists eye spider venom to cure heart, brain diseases

THOMASIAN biochemists are eyeing spider venom as a cure for heart and brain illnesses and also as remedy for pain. “Spiders are some of the...

‘Take care of yourself to help others’ – mental health advocates

MENTAL health advocates urged Thomasians to take care of their personal health to be in a better position to help prevent depression and suicide...

Mental health advocate urges Thomasians to end ‘stigma’ of depression, suicide

A THOMASIAN doctor urged young people to "kill the stigma" of mental illnesses in a seminar at the Tan Yan Kee auditorium last Sept. 9. Dr....

UST Central Laboratory: Pagsabay sa sulong ng teknolohiya

ISANG makabagong camera na ipinapakita ang proseso ng pagsusuri o dissection ng katawan ng tao, isang eight-camera system na kayang suriin ang bawat paggalaw...

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