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Balik Scientist Dr. Edsel Salvaña narrates experie...
02 Apr 2020 01:07 - Christine Jane M. Gonzalez



"Putting it on is easy. But removing is scary."

It must be in the correct order, yet it’s difficult to do. They must grasp the gown and pull it away so ties break. Then gloves must be peeled at the same time too. They’ll lift the headband, grasp the ties of their masks, and remove it without to [ ... ]

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PGH to use DOST's RxBox for COVID-19 in-patient mo...
01 Apr 2020 05:06 - Jwynne Gwyneth Macan




To help in the country's battle against COVID-19 , the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office IV-A (DOST IV-A) and the Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) deployed 106 units of RxBox to the Philippine General Hospit [ ... ]

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Axis Knee System makes dancing pain-free
23 Mar 2020 08:15 - Alyana Kaye Bacarra



"I am glad that I am back to dancing without knee pains,” said Ms. Estela Ababao, 64, when asked how Axis Knee System changed her life.
br/>As Estela recalls, for 13 years before having knee problems, she never missed a day at the dance studio. Aside from being a way to relieve stress from a day of d [ ... ]

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FASSSTER adds a module for surveillance of COVID-1...
20 Mar 2020 06:20 - Catherine Joy C. Dimailig

The Feasibility Analysis of Syndromic Surveillance using Spatio-Temporal Epidemiological Modeler (FASSSTER) will undergo enhancements to create a predictive model for COVID-19 which allows forecasting of possible cases in a given area at a specified period of time. Data generated from this model wil [ ... ]

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Call for Applications: PhD Program in Molecular Bi...
19 Mar 2020 01:04 - Alyana Kaye Bacarra

The Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), the University of Trieste (UNITS) and Fondazione Italiana Fegato (FIF) enter into an Agreement to develop and implement of a program focused on molecular hepatology within the PhD Program in  [ ... ]

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Call for Proposals: Collaborative Research and Cap...
18 Mar 2020 08:04 - Alyana Kaye Bacarra

One of the strategic objectives of Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) for 2019-2022 is to strengthen the capacity of the network to support health research. To address this objective, the PNHRS Capacity Building Committee (CBC) created the Collaborative Research and Capacity Building [ ... ]

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