|Agency||National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST)|
|Address||PSHC DOST Complex, Gen. Santos Ave., Bicutan Taguig, Metro Manila|
|Contact Person(s)||Luningning E. Samarita|
|TITLE OF PUBLICATION||BRIEF DESCRIPTION||FREQUENCY||PRICE|
ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS
by Acd. Paulo C. Campos, M.D.
|A compilation of papers presented in different occasions. Some are results of various studies and published articles by National Scientist Paulo C. Campos.|
AND BIOINORGANIC MECHAMISMS (1994)
by Acd. Clara Y. Lim-Sylianco, Ph.D.
|Mechanisms in the living cell portray applications of both organic and inorganic chemistry. This book intends to inculcate in the students minds a lasting message that our Maker used a lot of chemistry in the precise shaping of life life that should not be wasted in hatred, envy and strife.||P280.00|
|BIOTECHNOLOGY FOR AGRICULTURE AND ITS EFFECTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (Proceedings of the Asian Regional Seminar/Workshop on Biotechnology)||This proceeding, which is a product of the Asian Regional Seminar/Workshop on Biotechnology, contains six plenary papers and 16 discussion papers presented during the event. It highlights the resolutions synthesized based on the summaries and recommendations from various workshop reports.|
|COMPILATION OF SPEECHES OF NATIONAL SCIENTIST DIOSCORO L. UMALI||This volume is a compilation of selected DLU speeches touching on vital issues of our times presented before national and international audiences. The speeches attest to the wide range of causes and commitments of Dr. Umali. This volume is not only a tribute to Dr. Umali but also an invitation to all to pursue his dream.|
by Dr. Encarnacion Alzona
|A compilation of papers and articles of National Scientist Encarnacion Alzona about famous persons, families, and events in Philippine history written in Spanish.|
|FRANCISCO M. FRONDA ON POULTRY PRODUCTION ABSTRACTS OF RESEARCHES||This book contains the abstracts of 86 selected research papers of Francisco M. Fronda, Professor Emeritus of Poultry Husbandry, Academician and National Scientist.|
OF LINE GEOMETRY
by Dr. Raymundo A. Favila
|A book, which delved deeply into the properties of the space of lines by the algebraic and differential methods. It is the product of the research fellowship grant received by Academician Raymundo A. Favila.|
|GAMOT, TABAK AT SANDATA: ISANG TALAKAYAN, 1996||A compilation of the five papers presented during the forum held on 18 June 1996 in Manila|
by Acd. Clara Y. Lim-Sylianco
|The field of genetic toxicology has advanced tremendously in the last few years. Keeping up with the developments is very difficult in a developing country where books and journals are not readily available. Thus, there is a need for a book on genetic toxicology where molecular aspects, modern developments elsewhere and researches done in the Philippine setting are woven together.|
GUIDE TO THE COLLECTIONS OF PHILIPPINE TYPE-SPECIMENS OF PARASITIC PROTOZOA, HELMINTHS AND
by Acd. Salcedo L. Eduardo, Ph.D.
|A comprehensive book that first attempts to bring together, from widely scattered publications, the species of parasites described as new, based on the Philippine materials, and the current status and location of their types which similarly are widely scattered in various locations. This guide will be useful to working invertebrate taxonomists, parasitologists, zoologists, veterinarians, and public health workers.||P550.00|
|GUIDELINES FOR RESEARCHERS ON ETHICS AND PROCEDURES||The Guidelines for Researchers on Ethics and Procedures is a landmark guidebook: it is the first comprehensive guidebook on ethics for researchers synthesized by many experienced and authoritative researchers who have worked under various geographic, scientific and socio-financial environments.|
OF SOME PARASITIC INFECTIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES (1998)
by Acd. Edito G. Garcia and Dr. Wilfred U. Tiu
|This serves as reference on the principles and descriptions of a limited number of immunoassays to enable local laboratories to perform immunodiagnosis of parasitisms. It also includes nucleic acid or DNA diagnosis to acquaint parasitologists and other readers with new diagnostic technology, its progress and comparative advantages over currently used diagnostic assays for infectious and other diseases.||P100.00|
CATALOGUE OF PARASITES OF PHILIPPINE VERTEBRATES
by National Scientist Carmen C. Velasquez and Acd. Salcedo L. Eduardo
|This publication brings together literature on parasites of Philippine vertebrates including man. It represents those from (1) Tubangui's (1947) summary of parasitic worms reported in the Philippines from 1866 to 1946 partly written before the destruction of the Bureau of Science Library in February, 1945 as a result of World War II; (2) the senior author's personal library maintained in cumulative files since 1948; and (3) different libraries of individual scientists and institutions involved in parasitological research.|
MAKAPUNO MUTANT COCONUT (1998)
by Acd. Dolores A. Ramirez and Acd. Evelyn Mae T. Mendoza
|A monograph, which attempts to consolidate all information and research, results in "makapuno" (almost full) tree. A coconut contains little or no water, but is nearly full of a white viscous, translucent jelly, which is used in preparing desserts and in ice cream manufacture. It includes work on floral biology, inheritance, cytology, and propagation by embryo culture, chemical and biochemical analyses, nutritional evaluation, genetics and biochemistry of the makapuno condition especially, the biochemical basis and genetic control of the mutant makapuno endosperm.||P230.00|
|MEGA ISSUES IN PHILIPPINE FORESTRY: KEY POLICIES AND PROGRAMS, 1999||These proceedings which highlight the papers presented and the various issues and recommendations identified by the participants are the result of the seminar entitled Mega-Issue in Philippine Forestry: Key Policies and Programs held on 27 February 1997 at UP Diliman, Quezon City.|
OF G. T. DE OCAMPO
IDEAS AND IDEALS
compilation of works, award-winning medical researches, speeches, published papers, ideas
and ideals of National Scientist Geminiano T. de Ocampo.
The ideas in this book are presented to the reader with the hope that they would be of help to evolving further ideas.
OF TAAL LAKE, 1999
by Macrina Tamayo-Zafaralla
|The present book captures an era in this lakes history vividly presented in the diversity of species of algae that populated it around the time that the volcano showed signs of awakening until Mt. Pinatubo intervened to dissipate Taal volcanos pent up fury.|
by Acd. Clara Y. Lim-Sylianco, Ph.D.
|The book provides deep insights into the precise design of molecules in the living cell which allows these molecules to participate in different cellular mechanisms. Learning biochemistry at the molecular level makes one appreciate the endowments for the manifestation of life.||P200.00|
by Acd. Clara Y. Lim-Sylianco
book is written to fill a gap in nutrition education in the Philippines. The contents
emphasize structure-function relationships of nutrients in the living cell. Both classical
and non-classical functions are discussed.
The illustrations and discussions of the molecular mechanisms of the nutrients allow the reader to appreciate the role of nutrition in immunity, aging, toxicology, drug interactions, inherited diseases and anticarcinogenesis.
|NAST TRANSACTIONS||A compilation of papers presented during the NAST Annual Scientific Meeting.||Annually|
DE COCO: A FILIPINO DELICACY
by: Acd. Benito S. Vergara
|A booklet contains the history, production and various uses of nata de coco.||P50.00|
RESEARCH IN THE PHILIPPINES
by Acd. Gregorio T. Velasquez
|This publication provides valuable information on previously known researches on freshwater, brackish water and marine algal species in this country based on extant literature. Researches in ecology, biogeography, physiology and algal utilization are included. An extensive bibliography is an important feature designed to help researchers.|
|PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FOOD PRESERVATION AND SECURITY PROCEEDINGS, 1994||This proceedings, a by-product of the conference, contains 3 plenary papers and 24 papers. It highlights the importance and the new technologies on food production and preservation throughout the world.|
|PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICY FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES||A
compilation of the twelve papers presented during the "International Conference on
Science and Technology Policy for Developing Countries" held on 14 July 1988 in
|PROCEEDINGS ON MULTI-SECTORAL CONFERENCE IN DAIRY DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES IN THE PHILIPPINES||A compilation of papers presented during the Multi-sectoral conference in dairy development strategies held in a series: (1) Workshop I: Status, Problems, Issues of the Philippine Dairy Industry - Oct. 17, 1986, UP Los Banos; (2) Workshop II: Support Systems for the Dairy Industry - Oct. 23, 1986, NAST Bicutan; (3) Government Thrusts and Programs for the Dairy Industry - Oct. 30, 1986, PCARDD Los Banos; and (4) Symposium on Dairy Development in the Philippines - Apr. 2, 1987, Asian Institute of Tourism, Quezon City.|
ACT OF 1958: A RETROSPECTIVE SURVEY
by Acd. Jose R. Velasco
|It contains the history of the Department of Science and Technology.|
|SELECTED PAPERS OF FE DEL MUNDO||This is a compilation of selected scientific papers, community studies, memorial lectures and keynote speeches of National Scientist Fe del Mundo on the different aspects of pediatrics.|
|SELECTED PAPERS OF GEMINIANO T. DE OCAMPO||In this collection are thirty award-winning papers on medical research. It comprises almost one-fifth of the total number of National Scientist Geminiano T. de Ocampo's published articles on ophthalmology. The studies in this compilation represent a phase in a chapter of the history of medical research in the Philippines spanning the years from 1955 to 1980.|
|SELECTED PAPERS OF JOSE R. VELASCO||Compilation of papers of Acd. Jose R. Velasco|
TOPICS IN PHARMACOGNOSY
By Acd. Magdalena C. Cantoria
|The volume includes a series of lectures given by Dr. Cantoria as a visiting professor of pharmacognosy and pharmaceutical botany in Thailand. The topics are intended to deepen the understanding and appreciation of an integrated and chemical approach to the search for potential drugs from natural products.|
|STATE OF THE ART PAPERS: BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES||A
book of this length can only serve as an introduction to the very many ways in which the
discipline of Biology can help enhance our knowledge in this country. The contents
represent an attempt to indicate the scope of the field in selected areas.
In this short book NAST have tried to show some of the many ways in which R&D can be enhanced in the Biological Sciences and keep-up-to-date on some of the facets of the discipline.
|WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT: A GLOBAL PRIORITY||A compilation of the sixteen papers presented during the "International Conference and Exhibition on Water Resources Management" held on 13-16 October 1996 in Mandaluyong City.|