Country Perspectives: Agricultural Cooperatives in Japan

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of His Excellency Toshinao Urabe, Japan Ambassador to the Philippines during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012, UP Los Baños, Philippines

Supporting the Philippine Cooperative Movement

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of Hon. Former Senator and Philippine Cooperative Center Chair Emeritus Agapito Aquino during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012, UP Los Baños, Philippines

Supporting UPLB and the Coop Movement

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of Honorable Former Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012, UP Los Baños, Philippines

On Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of Honorable Secretary Gregory L. Domingo of the Philippine Department of Trade and Industry for His Excellency President Benigno S. Aquino III during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012

agINFRA AGROVOC Tagging application

submitted by: ricsxn

Demonstration of the agINFRA Science Gateway AGROCO Tagging application.
It will be demonstrated how to execute and retrieve the output.

Dietary Selenium Deficiency Partially Rescues Type 2 Diabetes–Like Phenotypes of Glutathione Peroxidase-1–Overexpressing Male Mice

submitted by: xlei
This study was conducted to determine whether dietary Se deficiency precluded overproduction of glutathione peroxidase-1 (GPX1) activity in mice overexpressing (OE) this gene and thus rescued their type 2 diabetes–like phenotypes. A total of 20 male OE and wild-type (WT) mice were fed an Se-deficient (<0.02 mg/kg) diet or an Se-supplemented (0.3 mg/kg as sodium selenite) diet from 1 to 5 mo of age. Dietary Se deficiency eliminated or attenuated (P < 0.05) genotype differences in...
Authors: Xin Gen Lei, Li Li, Matt Pepper, Carol Roneker, Marko Vatamaniuk, Xi Yan