Primary Care Physicians' Roles in Improving Adolescent Asthma Control

submitted by: mcgheekkm

Dr. Barbara Yawn, Family Physician and Director of Research at the Olmsted Medical Center in Rochester, MN, discusses her article appearing in the September 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on ways physicians can enhance patient education for asthma control by not missing opportunities. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3m7bodd

Isolation of banana genes involved in the developmental control of banana ripening

submitted by: UP Los Baños

A report on the project done to isolate and sequence fruit-specific MADS-box genes from banana and isolate the genomic DNA region encoding for identified MADS-box genes and to characterize the promoter region.

DR. EUREKA TERESA OCAMPO
Crop Science Cluster
College of Agriculture
University of the Philippines Los Baños

Identification, characterization and management of Fusarium wilt of banana (Saba, Lakatan, and Latundan)

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Report on the identification, characterization of fusarium wilt in banana major growing areas in Luzon Island, Philippines and the use of promising endophytic fungi isolates to reduce colonies of fusarium in vitro and in vivo.

Dr. Teresita U. Dalisay
Crop Protection Cluster
College of Agriculture
University of the Philippines Los Baños