Policy Seminar on Benchmark of UPLB R&D Performance: Where are we now?

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Documentation of the policy seminar "Benchmark of UPLB R&D Performance: Where are we now?" by Dr. Jaine C. Reyes, Associate Professor at the Institute of Rural Development and Governance, College of Public Affairs and Development, UPLB, College, Laguna on 29 August 2013 at CPAf, UPLB, College, Laguna.

The State of the Philippine Economy 2012

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Talk delivered by Dr. Vicente B. Valdepenas, Jr., Former Minister of Economic Planning and NEDA Director General, Consultant, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas; and Member, ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Office Advisory Panel during the symposium on Philippine Rural Development and Cornell, November 16, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna.

Philippine Agriculture: The Way Forward

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Talk delivered by Dr. Emil Q. Javier, Former President of the University of the Philippines and Minister of Science and Technology; and President, National Academy of Science and Technology during the symposium on Philippine Rural Development and Cornell, November 16, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna.

Epigenomics of Cancer - Prof. Wei Li (Part 1, 2009)

submitted by: ralanharris

Prof. Wei Li lectures on studies of transcription factor binding sites and histone modifications using ChIP-chip and Chip-seq assays. Part of the Computer Aided Discovery Methods 2009 course offered at Baylor College of Medicine.

MORE is MORE 2: 4D Product Design for the Everyday

submitted by: 4ddynamics
This is 25 MINUTE VIDEO OF THE 8 HOURS event. (Good resolution please wait for download if no immediate streaming.) Designing Design Research 7: "MORE is MORE 2 - 4D Product Design for The Everyday" DANA CENTRE, Science Museum, Queen's Gate, South Kensington, London, SW7, UK. Tuesday 6th May 2008. "Is complexity science with arts&design about give us 'polite robotic traffic lights', an 'angry robot toaster', and delightfully choreographed buildings"? MORE is MORE 2 was an...

Cytokines and Neutrophins in Neuroprotection

submitted by: alex01
Dr. Michael Spedding published recently a review on the role of cytokines and neurotrophins in disease. Neurotrophins (e.g. BDNF) have beneficial effects on neuronal plasticity and brain metabolism. Inflammatory cytokines (e.g. IL1beta)oppose the effects of neurotrophins. Both, neurotrophins and cytokines are targets for the development of new drugs affecting central nervous system. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is the main activity-dependent neurotrophic factor. Interleukin 1beta...