ARCHIVES: Selected Scopus publications

September 2017
August 2017
(UP Diliman) Alipio et al (2017) Cache-Based Transport Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks: A Survey and Future DirectionsJournal of Network and Computer Applications, 88: 29-49
Impact factor: (2016/2017) 3.5

(UP Manila) Disease Study 2015show GBD 2015 Healthcare Access and Quality Collaborators (2017) Healthcare Access and Quality Index Based on Mortality from Causes Amenable to Personal Health Care in 195 Countries and Territories, 1990–2015: A Novel Analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015Lancet, 390 (10091): 203-332
Impact factor: (2016/2017) 47.831

(UP Manila) Global Burden of Disease Health Financing Collaborator Network (2017) Future and Potential Spending on Health 2015–40: Development Assistance for Health, and Government, Prepaid Private, and Out-of-Pocket Health Spending in 184 CountriesLancet, 389 (10083): 2005–2030
Impact factor: (2016/2017) 47.831

(UP Manila) GBD Diarrhoeal Diseases Collaborators (2017) Estimates of Global, Regional, and National Morbidity, Mortality, and Aetiologies of Diarrhoeal Diseases: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015Lancet Infectious Diseases, 17 (9): 909–948
Impact factor: (2016/2017) 19.864

June 2017

(UP Baguio) Castro-Palaganas et al (2017) An Examination of the Causes, Consequences, and Policy Responses to the Migration of Highly Trained Health Personnel from the Philippines: The High Cost of Living/Leaving—A Mixed Method Study. Human Resources for Health, 15 (25): 14 pages
Impact Factor: (2015/2016) 2.416

(UP Diliman) Maria Clara Zuluaga, Gianluca Norini, Anna Maria Lima, Stefano Albanese,Carlos Primo David, Benedetto De Vivo (2017) Stream Sediment Geochemical Mapping of the Mount Pinatubo-Dizon Mine Area, the Philippines: Implications for Mineral Exploration and Environmental Risk. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 175: 18–35
Impact Factor: (2015/2016) 2.147

(UP Diliman) M.A.Aurelio, J.D.B.Dianala, K.J.L.Taguibao, L.R.Pastoriza, . K.Reyes, R.Sarande, A.Lucero Jr. (2017) Seismotectonics of the 6 February 2012 Mw 6.7 Negros Earthquake, Central Philippines. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 142: 93-108
Impact Factor: (2015/2016) 2.647

(UP Los Baños) Gueriba et al (2017) Ab Initio Study on Hydrogen Interaction with Calcium Decorated Silicon Carbide Nanotube. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 42 (16): 11452–11460
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 3.582

May 2017

(UP Los Baños) Hoa Thanh Nguyen et al (2017) Strain Differences in the Proteome of Dioxin-Sensitive and Dioxin-Resistant Mice Treated with 2,3,7,8-Tetrabromodibenzo-p-DioxinArchives of Toxicology, 91 (4): 1763–1782
Impact Factor: 6.637

(UP Diliman) J. W. Peabody et al. (2017) Comparative Effectiveness of Two Disparate Policies on Child Health: Experimental Evidence from the PhilippinesHealth Policy and Planning, 32 (4): 563-571
Impact Factor: (2015/2016) 2.513

April 2017

(UP Los Baños) Allen Lamarca Nazareno and Bryan Sapon Hernandez (2017) A Mathematical Model of the Interaction of Abscisic acid, Ethylene and Methyl Jasmonate on Stomatal Closure in Plants. PLoS One, 12 (2): e0171065

(UP Diliman) M.J. Empizo et al. (2017) Structural and Optical Characterization and Scintillator Application of Hydrothermal-Grown ZnO Microrods. Optical Materials, 65: 82–87

(UP Diliman) M. A. Faustino et al. (2016) Terahertz Emission Enhancement in Semi-Insulating Gallium Arsenide Integrated with Subwavelength One-Dimensional Metal Line Array. Optics Letters, 41 (19): 4515-4517

(UP Manila) R. L. Santos-Cortez et al. (2016) Middle Ear Microbiome Differences in Indigenous Filipinos with Chronic Otitis Media Due to a Duplication in the A2ML1 Gene. Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 5 (1): 97, 9 pages

(UP Diliman) P. D. Thiriet et al. (2016) Abundance and Diversity of Crypto- and Necto-Benthic Coastal Fish Are Higher in Marine Forests than in Structurally Less Complex Macroalgal Assemblages. PLoS One, 11 (10): e0164121, 24 pages

March 2017

(UP Diliman) Yoshikawa M., Tamura, A., Arai, S., Kawamoto, T., Payot, B., Rivera, D.J., Bariso, E., Mirabueno, M.H., Okuno, M., Kobayashi, T. (2016). Aqueous Fluids and Sedimentary Melts as Agents for Mantle Wedge Metasomatism, as Inferred from Peridotite Xenoliths at Pinatubo and Iraya Volcanoes, Luzon Arc, Philippines. Lithos, 262: 355–368

(UP Los Baños) Melbourne Rio Talactac, Yurika Yada, Kentaro Yoshii, Emmanuel Pacia Hernandez, Kodai Kusakisako, Hiroki Maeda, Remil Linggatong Galay, Kozo Fujisaki, Masami Mochizuki, Tetsuya Tanaka (2017). Characterization and Antiviral Activity of a Newly Identified Defensin-Like Peptide, HEdefensin, in the Hard Tick Haemaphysalis longicornis. Developmental & Comparative Immunology, 68: 98–107

(UP Diliman) M.D. Balela, C.M. Pelicano and Z. Lockman (2017). In Situ Mixed Potential Study of the Growth of Zinc Oxide Hierarchical Nanostructures by Wet Oxidation of Zinc Foil. Journal of Materials Science, 52 (4): 2319–2328

(UP Baguio) R. Ortega et al. (2016). The Plant is Crucial: Specifc Composition and Function of the Phyllosphere Microbiome of Indoor Ornamentals. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 92 (12): fiw173, 12 pages

(UP Diliman) K. N. Olafson et al. (2016). Engineering Crystal Modifiers: Bridging Classical and Nonclassical Crystallization. Chemistry of Materials, 28 (23): 8453–8465

(UP Manila) R. L. P. Santos-Cortez et al. (2016). Genetic and Environmental Determinants of Otitis Media in an Indigenous Filipino Population. Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, 155 (5): 856–862

(UP Diliman) A. I. Mabilangan et al. (2016). Porosity Dependence of Terahertz Emission of Porous Silicon Investigated using Reflection Geometry Terahertz Time-Domain Spectroscopy. Superlattices and Microstructures, 100: 892–899

(UP Diliman) David Wafula Wekesa et al. (2017). Analytical and Numerical Investigation of Unsteady Wind for Enhanced Energy Capture in a Fluctuating Free-Stream. Energy, 121: 854–864

February 2017

(UP Diliman) K. Taaca and M. Vasquez Jr., (2017). Fabrication of Ag-Exchanged Zeolite/Chitosan Composites and Effects of Plasma Treatment. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 241: 383–391

(UP Mindanao) L. Digal and P. G. Placencia (2017). Factors Affecting the Adoption of Sustainable Tuna Fishing Practices: The Case of Municipal Fishers in Maasim, Sarangani Province, Region 12, Philippines. Marine Policy, 77: 30–36

(UP Diliman) Velarde, M. C., and Menon, R. (2016). Positive and Negative Effects of Cellular Senescence During Female Reproductive Aging and Pregnancy. Journal of Endocrinology, 230: R52-R76

(UP Diliman) R. Espiritu et al. (2017). Degradation of Radiation Grafted Hydroxide Anion Exchange Membrane Immersed in Neutral pH: Removal of Vinylbenzyl Trimethylammonium Hydroxide Due to Oxidation. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5 (3): 1248-1267

(UP Diliman) Zerihun Gedeb Tegegne, Carlos Viana, Marc D. Rosales, Julien Schiellein, Jean-Luc Polleux, Marjorie Grzeskowiak, Elodie Richalot and Catherine Algani (2017). An 850 nm SiGe/Si HPT with a 4.12 GHz Maximum Optical Transition Frequency and 0.805A/W Responsivity. International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, 9 (1): 17-24

(UP Diliman) Juinio-Meñez et al. (2017). Adaptive and Integrated Culture Production Systems for the Tropical Sea Cucumber Holothuria scabra. Fisheries Research, 186 (Part 2): 502–513

(UP Los Baños) M. Albao and A. A. Padama (2017). CO Adsorption on W(100) during Temperature-Programmed Desorption: A Combined Density Functional Theory and Kinetic Monte Carlo Study. Applied Surface Science, 396: 1282–1288

January 2017

(UP Diliman) Coral-Based Holocene Sea Level of Paraoir, Western Luzon, Philippines. Fernando P. Siringan, Chuan-Chou Shen, Ke Lin, Maria Isabel T. Abigania and Shou-Yeh Gong, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 123: 61–66

(UP Manila) GBD 2015 Maternal Mortality Collaborators. Global, Regional, and National Levels of Maternal Mortality, 1990–2015: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. GBD 2015 Child Mortality Collaborators Lancet, 388 (10053): 1603

(UP Manila) Global, Regional, and National Life Expectancy, All-Cause Mortality, and Cause-Specific Mortality for 249 Causes of Death, 1980–2015: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. GBD 2015 Mortality and Causes of Death Collaborators. Lancet, 388 (10053): 1459–1544

(UP Manila) Measuring the Health-Related Sustainable Development Goals in 188 Countries: A Baseline Analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. GBD 2015 SDG Collaborators. Lancet, 388 (10053): 1813-1850

(UP Diliman) Addressing the Antibiotic Resistance Problem with Probiotics: Reducing the Risk of Its Double-Edged Sword Effect. Ivan C. V. J. Imperial and Joyce A. Ibana. Frontiers in Microbiology, 7: 1983, 10 pages

(UP Diliman) In situ Ni-Doping During Cathodic Electrodeposition of Hematite for Excellent Photoelectrochemical Performance of nanostructured Nickel Oxide-Hematite p-n Junction Photoanode. Yi Wen Phuan, Elyas Ibrahim, Meng Nan Chong, Tao Zhu, Byeong-Kyu Lee, Joey D. Ocon, Eng Seng Chan, Applied Surface Science, 392: 144–152

(UP Diliman) Organizing and Reframing Technological Determinism. Paragas, Fernando dlC. and Lin, Trisha TC. New Media & Society, 18 (8): 1528-1546

(UP Manila) GBD 2015 Maternal Mortality Collaborators. Global, Regional, and National Levels of Maternal Mortality, 1990–2015: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. GBD 2015 Child Mortality Collaborators. Lancet, 388 (10053): 1775–1812

(UP Manila) Global, Regional, National, and Selected Subnational Levels of Stillbirths, Neonatal, Infant, and Under-5 Mortality, 1980–2015: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. GBD 2015 Child Mortality Collaborators. Lancet, 388 (10053): 1725–1774

(UP Los Baños) Field Performance of Bt eggplants (Solanum melongena L.) in the Philippines: Cry1Ac Expression and Control of the Eggplant Fruit and Shootborer (Leucinodes orbonalis Guenée). Desiree M. Hautea, Lourdes D. Taylo, Anna Pauleen L. Masanga, Maria Luz J. Sison, Josefina O. Narciso, Reynaldo B. Quilloy, Randy A. Hautea, Frank A. Shotkoski and Anthony M. Shelton. PLoS ONE, 11 (6): e0157498, 22 pages

(UP Los Baños) CO-Induced Pd Segregation and the Effect of Subsurface Pd on CO Adsorption on CuPd Surfaces. A A B Padama, R A B Villaos, J R Albia, W A Diño, H Nakanishi and H Kasai. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 29 (2): 025005, 8 pages

(UP Diliman) Utility of UV-C Radiation as Anti-Salmonella Decontamination Treatment for Desiccated Coconut Flakes. Alonzo A. Gabriel, Anna Margarita P. Tongco and Angel A. Barnes Jr. Food Control, 71: 117–123

November 2016

(UP Diliman) Degradations of Acetaminophen Via a K2S2O8-Doped TiO2 Photocatalyst Under Visible Light Irradiation. Justin Chun-Te Lin, Mark Daniel G. de Luna, Graziel L. Aranzamendez and Ming-Chun Lu,Chemosphere, 155: 388–394

(UP Diliman) Changes in the Structure of the Microbial Community Associated with Nannochloropsis salina Following Treatments with Antibiotics and Bioactive Compounds. Haifeng Geng, Mary B. Tran-Gyamfi, Todd W. Lane, Kenneth L. Sale and Eizadora T. Yu. Frontiers in Microbiology, 7: 1155, 13 pages

(UP System) MicroRNA Inhibition Fine-Tunes and Provides Robustness to the Restriction Point Switch of the Cell Cycle. Ricardo C. H. del Rosario, Joseph Ray Clarence G. Damasco and Baltazar D. Aguda. Scientific Reports, 6: 32823, 13 pages

(UP Los Baños) Metallic VS2 Monolayer Polytypes as Potential Sodium-Ion Battery Anode via ab Initio Random Structure Searching. Darwin B. Putungan, Shi-Hsin Lin and Jer-Lai Kuo. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 8 (29): 18754–18762

(UP Diliman) Nickel Recovery from Synthetic Watts Bath Electroplating Wastewater by Homogeneous Fluidized Bed Granulation Process. Angel Frances M. Salcedo, Florencio C. Ballesteros, Anabella C. Vilando, Ming-Chun Lu. Separation and Purification Technology, 169: 128–136

(UP Diliman) Incorporation of Graphene Oxide into a Chitosan–Poly(Acrylic Acid) Porous Polymer Nanocomposite for Enhanced Lead Adsorption. Ruji P. Medina, Enrico T. Nadres, Florencio C. Ballesteros Jr., and Debora F. Rodrigues. Environmental Science: Nano, 3: 475-684

(UP Diliman) Removal of Nickel by Homogeneous Granulation in a Fluidized-Bed Reactor. Ruji P. Medina, Enrico T. Nadres, Florencio C. Ballesteros Jr. and Debora F. Rodrigues. Chemosphere, 164: 59–67

(UP Diliman) Using Activated Clay for Adsorption of Sulfone Compounds in Diesel. Teng-Chien Chen, Jhomee Fe (Jaja) F. Sapitan, Florencio C. Ballesteros Jr., Ming-Chun Lu. Journal of Cleaner Production, 124: 378–382

(UP Los Baños) Health-Promoting Bioactivities of Betalains from Red Dragon Fruit (Hylocereus polyrhizus (Weber) Britton and Rose) Peels as Affected by Carbohydrate Encapsulation. Evelyn B. Rodriguez, Mark Louis P. Vidallon, David Joram R.Mendoza, Charisse T. Reyes. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 96 (14): 4679–4689

(UP Diliman) Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet Inactivation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilms on Stainless Steel Surfaces. Alonzo A. Gabriel, Maria Chelsea Clarisse F. Ugay, Maria Auxilla T. Siringan, Leo Mendel D. Rosario, Roy B. Tumlos and Henry J. Ramos. Innovative Food Science & Emerging Technologies, 36: 311–319

(UP Diliman) Suboptimal Growth Conditions Induce Heterologous Ultraviolet-C Adaptation in Salmonella enterica in Orange Juice. Alonzo A. Gabriel, Emil Emmanuel C. Estilo, Niño Carlo C. Isnit and Bernard Niño Q. Membrebe. Food Control, 62: 110–116

(UP Diliman) Gene Expression Dynamics Accompanying the Sponge Thermal Stress Response. Christine Guzman and Cecilia Conaco. PLoS One, 11 (10): e0165368, 15 pages

(UP Diliman) Comparative Resistances of Selected Spoilage and Pathogenic Bacteria in Ultraviolet-C-Treated, Turbulent-Flowing Young Coconut Liquid Endosperm. Alonzo A. Gabriel and Julius Caesar R. Colambo. Food Control, 69: 134–140

September-October 2016

(UP Manila) Evaluation in Cameroon of a Novel, Simplified Methodology to Assist Molecular Microbiological Analysis of V. cholerae in Resource-Limited Settings. Amanda K. Debes, Jerome Ateudjieu, Etienne Guenou, Anna Lena Lopez, Mark Philip Bugayong, Pearl Joy Retiban, Marcelino Garrine, Inacio Mandomando, Shan Li, O. Colin Stine and David A. Sack. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 10 (3): e0004573, 14 pages.

(UP Manila) Validity of the Estimates of Oral Cholera Vaccine Effectiveness Derived from the Test-Negative Design. Mohammad Ali, Young Ae You, Dipika Sur, Suman Kanungo, Deok Ryun Kim, Jacqueline Deen, Anna Lena Lopez, Thomas F. Wierzba, Sujit K. Bhattacharya and John D. Clemens. Vaccine, 34 (4): 479–485.

(UP Diliman) Effect of Regional Grid Mix, Driving Patterns and Climate on the Comparative Carbon Footprint of Gasoline and Plug-In Electric Vehicles in the United States. Tugce Yuksel, Mili-Ann M Tamayao, Chris Hendrickson, Inês M L Azevedo and Jeremy J Michalek. Environmental Research Letters, 11: 044077, 13 pages

(UP Los Baños) Remote Sensing of Coral Reefs for Monitoring and Management: A Review. John D. Hedley , Chris M. Roelfsema, Iliana Chollett, Alastair R. Harborne, Scott F. Heron, Scarla Weeks, William J. Skirving, Alan E. Strong, C. Mark Eakin, Tyler R. L. Christensen, Victor Ticzon, Sonia Bejarano and Peter J. Mumby. Remote Sensing, 8 (2): 118, 40 pages

(UP Diliman) Nucleation of FAU and LTA Zeolites from Heterogenous Aluminosilicate Precursors. Matthew D. Oleksiak, Jennifer A. Soltis, Marlon T. Conato, R. Lee Penn and Jeffrey D. Rimer. Chemistry of Materials, 28 (14): 4906-4916

(UP Manila) Evidence of TAF1 Dysfunction in Peripheral Models of X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism. Aloysius Domingo, David Amar, Karen Grütz, Lillian V. Lee, Raymond Rosales, Norbert Brüggemann, Roland Dominic Jamora, Eva Cutiongco-dela Paz, Arndt Rolfs, Dirk Dressler, Uwe Walter, Dimitri Krainc, Katja Lohmann, Ron Shamir, Christine Klein, and Ana Westenberger. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, 73 (6): 3205–3215

(UP Diliman) Slowly Rotating Black Holes in Einstein-æther Theory. Enrico Barausse, Thomas P. Sotiriou, and Ian Vega. Physical Review D, 93 (4): 044044, 23 pages. 

July 2016

(UP Manila) New Insights into the Genetics of X-linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism (XDP, DYT3). Domingo A1,2,3, Westenberger A, Lee LV, Brænne I, Liu T, Vater I, Rosales R, Jamora RD, Pasco PM, Cutiongco-Dela Paz EM, Freimann K, Schmidt TG, Dressler D, Kaiser FJ, Bertram L, Erdmann J, Lohmann K, Klein C. European Journal of Human Genetics, 23: 1334–1340

(UP Diliman) The Aerodynamics of a Camber-bladed Vertical Axis Wind Turbine in Unsteady Wind. Michael D. Bausas, Louis Angelo M. Danao. Energy, 93 (Part 1): 1155–1164

(UP Los Baños) Agronomic Indices, Growth, Yield-Contributing Traits, and Yield of Dry-Seeded Rice under Varying Herbicides. Tahir Hussain Awana, Pompe C. Sta Cruz, Bhagirath Singh Chauhan, 177: 15–25

(UP Diliman) Variation in Oxygen Isotope Ratio of Dissolved Orthophosphate Induced by Uptake Process in Natural Coral Holobionts. Charissa M. Ferrera, Toshihiro Miyajima, Atsushi Watanabe, Yu Umezawa, Naoko Morimoto, Maria Lourdes San Diego-McGlone, Kazuo Nadaoka, 35 (2): 655–668

(UP Los Baños) Comparative Genomics Identifies the Magnaporthe oryzae Avirulence Effector AvrPi9 that Triggers Pi9-Mediated Blast Resistance in Rice. Jun Wu, Yanjun Kou, Jiandong Bao, Ya Li, Mingzhi Tang, Xiaoli Zhu, Ariane Ponaya, Gui Xiao, Jinbin Li, Chenyun Li, Min-Young Song, Christian Joseph R. Cumagun, Qiyun Deng, Guodong Lu, Jong-Seong Jeon, Naweed I. Naqvi, Bo Zhou. New Phytologist, 206 (4): 1463–1475

(UP Diliman) Magnetic Signatures and Curie Surface Trend Across an Arc-Continent Collision Zone: An Example from Central Philippines. Pearlyn C. Manalo, Carla B. Dimalanta, Noelynna T. Ramos, Decibel V. Faustino-Eslava, Karlo L. Queaño and Graciano P. Yumul Jr. Surveys in Geophysics, 37 (3): 557–578

June 2016

(UP Diliman) Repeat Storm Surge Disasters of Typhoon Haiyan and Its 1897 Predecessor in the Philippines. Janneli Lea A. Soria and Adam D. Switzer, Cesar L. Villanoy, Hermann M. Fritz, Princess Hope T. Bilgera, Olivia C. Cabrera, Fernando P. Siringan, Yvainne Yacat-Sta,  Riovie D. Ramos and Ian Quino Fernandez. Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society, 97 (1): 31-48.

(UP Diliman) Phosphorus as a Driver of Nitrogen Limitation and Sustained Eutrophic Conditions in Bolinao and Anda, Philippines, A Mariculture-Impacted Tropical Coastal Area. Charissa M. Ferrera,  Atsushi Watanabe,  Toshihiro Miyajima, Maria Lourdes San Diego-McGlone, Naoko Morimoto, Yu Umezawa, Eugene Herrera, Takumi Tsuchiya, Masaya Yoshikai and Kazuo Nadaoka.  Marine Pollution Bulletin, 105 (1): 237–248.

(UP Diliman) Ages and Magnetic Structures of the South China Sea Constrained by Deep Tow Magnetic Surveys and IODP Expedition 349. Chun-Feng Li, Xing Xu, Jian Lin, Zhen Sun, Jian Zhu, Yongjian Yao, Xixi Zhao, Qingsong Liu, Denise K. Kulhanek, Jian Wang, Taoran Song, Junfeng Zhao, Ning Qiu, Yongxian Guan, Zhiyuan Zhou, Trevor Williams, Rui Bao, Anne Briais, Elizabeth A. Brown, Yifeng Chen, Peter D. Clift, Frederick S. Colwell, Kelsie A. Dadd, Weiwei Ding, Iván Hernández Almeida, Xiao-Long Huang, Sangmin Hyun, Tao Jiang, Anthony A. P. Koppers, Qianyu Li, Chuanlian Liu, Zhifei Liu, Renata H. Nagai, Alyssa Peleo-Alampay, Xin Su, Maria Luisa G. Tejada, Hai Son Trinh, Yi-Ching Yeh, Chuanlun Zhang, Fan Zhang, Guo-Liang Zhang. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15 (12): 4958–4983.

(UP Diliman) Subluminal Group Velocity and Dispersion of Laguerre Gauss Beams in Free Space. Nestor Bareza Jr. and Nathaniel Hermosa II. Scientific Reports, 6: 26842

(UP Los Baños) Anticancer Potential of an Ethanol Extract of Saussurea Involucrata against Hepatic Cancer Cells in vitro. Munkhzaya Byambaragchaa, Joseph dela Cruz, Altantsetseg Kh and Seong Gu Hwang Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 15 (18): 7527-7532.

(UP Los Baños) Three New Species in Calamus sect. Podocephalus (Arecaceae: Calamoideae) from the Philippines, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. Edwino S. Fernando. Phytotaxa, 166 (1): 069-076.

May 2016

(UP Diliman) Effects of Price, Information, and Transactions Cost Interventions to Raise Voluntary Enrollment in a Social Health Insurance Scheme: A Randomized Experiment in the Philippines. Joseph J. Capuno, Aleli D. Kraft, Stella Quimbo, Carlos R. Tan Jr. And Adam Wagstaff. Health Economics, 25 (6): 650–662

(UP Diliman) Shallow Landslide Susceptibility Mapping Using High-Resolution Topography for Areas Devastated by Super Typhoon Haiyan. Maricar L. Rabonza, Raquel P. Felix, Alfredo Mahar Francisco A. Lagmay, Rodrigo Narod C. Eco, Iris Jill G. Ortiz and Dakila T. Aquino. Landslides, 13 (1): 201-210

(UP Los Baños) Indentation as a Potential Mechanical Test for Textural Noodle Quality. K. Wu, P.W. Lucas, A. Gunaratne, L.S. Collado, H. Corke, A.S. Almusallam, L.A. Tha. Journal of Food Engineering, 177: 42–49

April 2016

(UP Diliman) Electrode Architecture in Galvanic and Electrolytic Energy Cells. Beomgyun Jeong, Joey D. Ocon and  Jaeyoung Lee. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 55 (16): 4870–4880

(UP Diliman) Effects of Electrodeposition Synthesis Parameters on the Photoactivity of Nanostructured Tungsten Trioxide Thin Films: Optimisation Study Using Response Surface Methodology. (2016) Tao Zhu, Meng Nan Chong, Yi Wen Phuan, Joey D. Ocon, Eng Seng Chan. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 61: 196–204

(UP Diliman) Comparison of the Venom Peptides and Their Expression in Closely Related Conus Species: Insights into Adaptive Post-speciation Evolution of Conus Exogenomes. Neda Barghi, Gisela P. Concepcion, Baldomero M. Olivera and Arturo O. Lluisma. Genome Biology and Evolution, 7 (6): 1797-1814

(UP Diliman) Detection of Prokaryotic Genes in the Amphimedon queenslandica  Genome. Christine Guzman and Cecilia Conaco PLoS ONE, 11 (3): e0151092, 16 pages

(UP Manila) Combined Antibody and DNA Detection for Early Diagnosis of Leptospirosis After a Disaster. Hiroko Iwasaki, Haorile Chagan-Yasutan, Prisca Susan A. Leano, Nobuo Koizumi, Chie Nakajima, Delsi Taurustiati, Firmanto Hanan, Talitha Lea Lacuesta, Yugo Ashino, Yasuhiko Suzuki, Nina G. Gloriani, Elizabeth Freda O. Telan, Toshio Hattor. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 84 (4): 287–291

(UP Manila) Results of a Prospective Multicenter International Atomic Energy Agency Sentinel Node Trial on the Value of SPECT/CT over Planar Imaging in Various Malignancies. Amelia Jimenez-Heffernan, Annare Ellmann, Heitor Sado, Dražen Huić, Chandrasekhar Bal, Ramanathapuram Parameswaran, Francesco Giammarile, Rossana Pruzzo, Irena Kostadinova, Mariza Vorster, Paulo Almeida, Jonas Santiago, Sanjay Gambhir, Sonya Sergieva, Alvaro Calderon, Gabriela Oh Young, Renato Valdes-Olmos, John Zaknun, Vincent Peter Magboo and Thomas N.B. Pascual. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 56 (9): 1338-1344

(UP Manila) Current Worldwide Nuclear Cardiology Practices and Radiation Exposure: Results from the 65 Country IAEA Nuclear Cardiology Protocols Cross-Sectional Study (INCAPS). Andrew J.Einstein, Thomas N. B.Pascual, MathewMercuri, GanesanKarthikeyan, João V.Vitola, John J.Mahmarian, NathanBetter, Salah E.Bouyoucef, HenryHee-Seung Bom, VikramLele, V. Peter C.Magboo, ErickAlexánderson, Adel H.Allam, Mouaz H.Al-Mallah, AlbertFlotats, ScottJerome, Philipp A.Kaufmann, OsnatLuxenburg, Leslee J.Shaw, S. RichardUnderwood, Madan M.Rehani, RaviKashyap, DianaPaez, MaurizioDondion behalf of for the INCAPS Investigators Group European Heart Journal, 36 (26): 1689-1696

(UP Manila) Biochemical Mechanisms of Pallidal Deep Brain Stimulation in X-linked Dystonia Parkinsonism. V.M. Tronnier, A. Domingo, C.K. Moll, D. Rasche, C. Mohr, R. Rosales, f, P. Capetian, h, R.D. Jamora, g, L.V. Lee, A. Münchau, C.C. Diesta, V. Tadic, C. Klein, N. Brüggemann, A. Moser. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 21 (8): 954–959

(UP Manila) X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism Manifesting in a Female Patient Due to Atypical Turner Syndrome. Ana Westenberger , Raymond L. Rosales, Sascha Heinitz, Karen Freimann, Lilian V. Lee, Roland D. Jamora, Arlene R. Ng, Aloysius Domingo, Katja Lohmann, Uwe Walter, Uta Gölnitz, Arndt Rolfs, Inga Nagel, Gabriele Gillessen-Kaesbach, Reiner Siebert, Dirk Dressler, and Christine Klein. Movement Disorders, 28 (5): 675–678

January 2016
(UP Los Baños) Microhabitat Locality Allows Multi-Species Coexistence in Terrestrial Plant Communities. Jerrold M. Tubay, Keisuke Suzuki, Takashi Uehara, Satoshi Kakishima, Hiromu Ito, Atsushi Ishida, Katsuhiko Yoshida, Shigeta Mori, Jomar F. Rabajante, Satoru Morita, Masayuki Yokozawa & Jin Yoshimura. Scientific Reports 5: 15376, doi:10.1038/srep15376
(UP Los Baños) A Mathematical Model of Intra-Colony Spread of American Foulbrood in European Honeybees (Apis mellifera L.). Eduardo O. Jatulan, Jomar F. Rabajante, Charina Gracia B. Banaay, Alejandro C. Fajardo Jr., Editha C. Jose. PLoS ONE 10 (12): e0143805
(UP Diliman) Removal of Copper Ions from Aqueous Solution by Adlai Shell (Coix lacryma-jobi L.) Adsorbents. Mark Daniel G. de Luna, Edgar D. Flores, Marie Chela B. Cenia, Ming-Chun Lu. Bioresource Technology, 192: 841–844
(UP Diliman) Comparative Transcriptome Analysis Reveals Insights into the Streamlined Genomes of Haplosclerid Demosponges. Christine Guzman and Cecilia Conaco. Scientific Reports, 6: 18774. doi: 10.1038/srep18774
(UP Diliman) Dynamic Response of a Philippine Dipterocarp Forest to Typhoon Disturbance. Sandra L. Yap, Stuart J. Davies, and Richard Condit. Journal of Vegetation Science, 27 (1): 133–143
(UP Diliman) Mining Missing Membrane Proteins by High-pH Reverse-Phase StageTip Fractionation and Multiple Reaction Monitoring Mass Spectrometry. Reta Birhanu Kitata, Baby Rorielyn T. Dimayacyac-Esleta, Wai-Kok Choong, Chia-Feng Tsai, Tai-Du Lin, Chih-Chiang Tsou, Shao-Hsing Weng, Yi-Ju Chen, Pan-Chyr Yang, Susan D. Arco, Alexey I. Nesvizhskii○, Ting-Yi Sung, and Yu-Ju Chen Journal of Proteome Research, 14 (9): 3658–3669
(UP Diliman) Rapid High-pH Reverse Phase StageTip for Sensitive Small-Scale Membrane Proteomic Profiling. Baby Rorielyn T. Dimayacyac-Esleta, Chia-Feng Tsai, Reta Birhanu Kitata, Pei-Yi Lin, Wai-Kok Choong, Tai-Du Lin, Yi-Ting Wang, Shao-Hsing Weng, Pan-Chyr Yang, Susan D. Arco, Ting-Yi Sung, and Yu-Ju Chen. Analytical Chemistry, 87: 12016-12023

30 December 2015

(UP Diliman) Degradation of dimethyl sulfoxide through fluidized-bed Fenton process. Emmanuela M. Matira, Teng-Chien Chen, Ming-Chun Lu and Maria Lourdes P. Dalida.  Journal of Hazardous Materials 300, 218-226.

(UP Los Baños)  Mechanistic study of intertypic nucleoprotein complex formation and its inhibitory effect toward influenza A virus. Jaraspim Narkpuk, Peera Jaru-Ampornpan, Theressa Subali, Fatima Carla Bertulfo, Phonphimon Wongthida and Anan Jongkaewwattana. Virology 485, 104-115.

(UP Los Baños)  Microhabitat locality allows multi-species coexistence in terrestrial plant communities. Jerrold M. Tubay, Keisuke Suzuki, Takashi Uehara, Satoshi Kakishima, Hiromu Ito, Atsushi Ishida, Katsuhiko Yoshida, Shigeta Mori, Jomar Rabajante, Satoru Morita, Masayuki Yokozawa and Jin Yoshimura. Scientific Reports 5, Article No. 15376, doi:10.1038/srep15376

(UP Manila) Mapping the risk of soil-transmitted helminthic infections in the Philippines. Ricardo Soares Magalhaes, Maria Salamat, Lydia Leonardo, Darren Gray, Helene Carabin, Kate Halton, Donald McManus, Gail Williams, Pilarita Rivera, Ofelia Saniel, Leda Hernandez, Laith Yakob, Stephen McGarvey, Archie Clements.  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003915.

(UP Manila) Patient knowledge on malaria symptoms is a key to promoting universal access of patients to effective malaria treatment in Palawan, the Philippines.  Emilie Louise Akiko Matsumoto-Takahashi, Pilarita Tongol-Rivera, Elena Villacorte, Ray Angluben, Masamine Jimba and Shigeyuki Kano. PLoS One, Doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0127858.

(UP Mindanao) Local perturbation analysis: A computational tool for biophysical reaction-diffusion models. William R. Holmes, May Anne Mata and Leah Edelstein-Keshet. Biophysical Journal 108, 230-236.

(UP Visayas) Isolation and characterization of two squalene epoxidase genes from Botryococcus braunii, Race B. Hidenobu Uchida, Koremitsu Sumimoto, Victor Marco Emmanuel Ferriols, Kenji Imou, Kiyotaka Saga, Kenichi Furuhashi, Shigeki Matsunaga and Shigeru Okada. PLoS One, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0122649

25 August 2015

(UP Baguio)  On generalized Fibonacci numbers. JB Bacani and JFT Rabago. Applied Mathematical Sciences 9, 73-76.

(UP Diliman) The application of the Laws of the Indies in the Pacific: the excavation of two old stone-based houses in San Juan, Batangas, Philippines. G. Barretto-Tesoro. International Journal of Historical Archaeology 19, 433-463.

(UP Los Baños)  Urbanization adjacent to a wetland of international importance: The case of Olango Island Wildlife Sanctuary, Metro Cebu, Philippines. R Ancog and C. Ruzol. Habitat International 49, 325-332.

(UP Manila) ­ Patient knowledge on malaria symptoms is a key to promoting universal access of patients to effective malaria treatment in Palawan, the Philippines. ELA Matsumoto-Takahashi, P Tongol-Rivera, EA Villacorte, RU Angluben, M Jimba and S Kano.  PLoS ONE 10, Article number 30127858. 

(UP Mindanao) The melody and concept of resistance in “The Parang Sabil of Abdulla and Putli’ Isara” of the Tausug. JJF Quintos. Humanities Diliman 12, 1-16. 

(UP Open University)  Disasters, resilience, and the ASEAN integration.  D.E. Lucero-Prisno. Global Health Action 8, Volume 8, Issue 1, Article number 25134. 

(UP Visayas) Composition, chemical score (CS) and essential amino acid index (EAAI) of the crinkle grass Rhizoclonium sp. as ingredient for aquafeeds. MGB Bunda, BLM Tumbokon and AE Serrano Jr. AACL Bioflux 8, 411-420.

9 July 2015

(UP Baguio)  Protein coding gene, celS2 shows congruency with 16S rRNA phylogeny in highly evolving streptomycetes. M.P. Munar, Y.G. Eom, Y.S. Kim and T.J. Kim.  Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences 6, 108-114.

(UP Diliman) Crustal thickness variation from a continental to an island arc terrane: Clues from the gravity signatures of the Central Philippines. P.C. Manalo, C.B. Dimalanta, D.V. Faustino-Eslava, N.T. Ramos, K.L. Queaño and G.P. Yumul Jr. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 104, 205-214.

(UP Los Baños)  Agronomic indices, growth, yield-contributing traits, and yield of dry-seeded rice under varying herbicides. T.H. Awan, P.C. Sta. Cruz and B.S. Chauhan. Field Crops Research 177, 15-25.

(UP Manila) ­ Isotonic versus hypotonic saline solution for maintenance intravenous fluid therapy in children: A systematic review. A.P. Padua, J.R.G. Macaraya, L.F. Dans and F.E. Anacleto Jr. Pediatric Nephrology 30, 1163-1172.

(UP Mindanao) Local Perturbation analysis: A computational tool for biophysical reaction-diffusion models. W.R. Holmes, M.A. Mata and L. Edelstein-Keshet Biophysical Journal 108, 230-236.

(UP Open University)  Disasters, resilience, and the ASEAN integration.  D.E. Lucero-Prisno. Global Health Action 8, Volume 8, Issue 1, Article number 25134.

(UP Visayas) Isolation and characterization of two squalene epoxidase genes from Botryococcus braunii, race B.  H. Uchida, K. Sumimoto, V.M.E. Ferriols, K. Imou, K. Saga, K. Furuhashi, S. Matsunaga and S. Okada.  PLoS ONE 10, Issue 4, Article number e0122649.

21 June 2015

(UP Baguio)  Extended disinfection time reduces bacteriostatic efficacy of contact lens cleansing solutions against bacterial contaminants.  E.B. Estrella, J.D. Oclarit and M.P. Munar. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences 6, 568-572.

(UP Diliman) Manila existe: Filipinas y la recuperación de la memoria histórica en la novela española. R. Ortuño Casanova. Neophilologus 99, 433-448.

(UP Los Baños) Growth analysis and biomass partitioning of Cyperus iria in response to rice planting density and nitrogen rate.  Awan, T.H., Sta. Cruz, P.C. and Chauhan, B.S. Crop Protection 74, 92-102.

(UP Manila) Variation of electrode potential and charge transfer bands in series of tetravalent ruthenium complexes [RuCl6-n(PrCN)n]n-2. J.B. Billones, E.M.A. Ratilla and G.A. Heath. Inorganica Chimica Acta 429, 209-215.

(UP Mindanao) Local Perturbation analysis: A computational tool for biophysical reaction-diffusion models. Holmes, W.R., Mata, M.A. and Edelstein-Keshet, L. Biophysical Journal 108, 230-236.

(UP Open University)  Students’ navigational pattern and performance in an E-learning environment: A case from UP Open University, Philippines. R.T. Bagarinao.  Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, vol. 16, 101-111. 

(UP Visayas) Cloning and characterization of farnesyl pyrophosphate synthase from the highly branched isoprenoid producing diatom Rhizosolenia setigera.  V.M.E.N. Ferriols, R. Yaginuma, M. Adachi, K. Takada, S. Matsunaga and S. Okada.  Nature 5, Article number 10246. 

6 June 2015

(UP Diliman) The Correlates of Local Government Responsiveness Under Decentralization: Do Performance Ratings Matter in the Philippines? J.J. Capuno and M.M. Garcia Schustereder. International Journal of Public Administration, vol. 38, 521-532.

(UP Los Baños) Red Queen dynamics in multi-host and multi-parasite interaction system. J.F. Rabajante, J.M. Tubay, T. Uehara, S. Morita, D. Ebert and J. Yoshimura. Scientific Reports, vol. 5, Article number 10004.

(UP Manila) Epidemiology of Japanese Encephalitis in the Philippines: A Systematic Review. A.L. Lopez, J.G. Aldaba, V.G. Roque Jr., A.O. Tandoc, A.K. Sy, F.E. Espino, M. DeQuiroz-Castro, Y. Jee, M.J. Ducusin and K.K. Fox. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, vol. 9, Article number e0003630, 17p.

(UP Visayas) Insiders and outsiders: Local government and ngo engagement in disaster response in Guimaras, Philippines. J.C.P. Espia and P. Fernandez Jr. Disasters, vol. 39, 51-68.

(UP Baguio) On linear recursive sequences with coefficients in arithmetic-geometric progressions. J.B. Bacani and J.F.T. Rabago. Applied Mathematical Sciences, vol. 9, 2595-2607.

(UP Mindanao) Two- and three-dimensional quantitative structure-permeability relationship of flavonoids in Caco-2 cells using stepwise multiple linear regression (SMLR), partial least squares regression (PLSR), and pharmacophore (GALAHAD)-based comparative molecular similarity index analysis (COMSIA). G.B. Gonzales, J. Van Camp, V. Kobayashi, C. Grootaert, K. Raes and G. Smagghe. Medicinal Chemistry Research, vol. 24, 1696-1706.

(UP Open University) Students’ navigational pattern and performance in an E-learning environment: A case from UP Open University, Philippines. R.T. Bagarinao. Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, vol. 16, 101-111.

27 May 2015

(UP Diliman) Application of digital field photographs as documents for tropical plant inventory. J.V. LaFrankie Jr. and A.I. Chua. Applications in Plant Sciences, vol. 3 1400116

(UP Los Baños) UP  Bat flies (Diptera: Nycteribiidae) from Mount Makiling, Luzon Island: New host and distribution records, with a checklist of species found in the Phliippines.  J.D.V. Alvarez, I.L. Lit Jr. and P.A. Alviola. Check List, vol. 11, art. 1509.

(UP Manila) Evidence of increasing risk of schistosomiasis among school-age children in municipality of Calatrava, Province of Negros Occidental, Philippines.  V.Y. Belizario Jr., J.M. Erfe, J.R.A. Naig and P.L.C. Chua. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, vol. 8, 373-377. 

(UP Visayas) Effects of water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) leaf protein concentrate as soybean protein replacement in white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone) postlarvae diet. N.N.G. Chavez, J.A. Ragaza., V.L. Corre Jr., A.E. Serrano Jr. and R.F.M. Traifalgar. Aquaculture Research, 1-8, DOI: 10.1111/are.12713.

(UP Baguio) Stability and boundary controllability of a linearized model of flow in an elastic tube. G. Peralta and G. Propst. ESAIM – Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations, vol. 21, 583-601.

(UP Mindanao) Local Perturbation analysis: A computational tool for biophysical reaction-diffusion models. W.R. Holmes, M.A. Mata and L. Edelstein-Keshet. Biophysical Journal, vol. 108, 230-236.

11 May 2015

(UP Diliman) Thermal death times of acid-habituated Escherichia coli and Salmonella enterica in selected fruit beverages. A.A. Gabriel, M.P. Albura and K.C. Faustino. Food Control, vol. 55, 236-241.

(UP Los Baños) Non-Arrhenius temperature dependence of the island density of one-dimensional Al chains on Si(100): A kinetic Monte Carlo study. J.R. Albia and M.A. Albao. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces and Films, vol. 33, Article no. 021404.

(UP Manila) Characterization of the fecal microbial communities of Duroc pigs using 16s rRNA gene pyrosequencing. E.A.B. Pajarillo, J.P. Chae, M.P. Balolong, H.B. Kim, K.-S. Seo and D.-K. Kang. Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences, vol. 28, 584-591.

(UP Visayas) Priority responses to the 2006 Guimaras oil spill, Philippines: Will history repeat itself? R. Baleña. Ocean and Coastal Management, vol. 103, 42-55.

(UP Baguio) Extended disinfection time reduces bacteriostatic efficacy of contact lens cleansing solutions against bacterial contaminants. E.B. Estrella, J.D. Oclarit and M.P. Munar. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, vol. 6, 568-572.

(UP Mindanao) Xanthophyll content of selected vegetables commonly consumed in the Philippines and the effect of boiling. M.S. Pasaporte, F.J.R. Rabaya, M.M. Toleco and D.M. Flores. Food Chemistry vol. 158, 35-40.