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PEPTIDES DERIVED FROM 2 SEPARATE DOMAINS OF THE MATRIX PROTEIN THROMBOSPONDIN-1 HAVE ANTI-ANGIOGENIC ACTIVITY
(Rockefeller Univ Press, 1993-07-01)
Labour-based Road Construction and Maintenance Technology: Course Notes 1
(Geneva, Switzerland: National Polytechnic Institute, School of Communication and Transport, International Labour Organisation, 1997)
Training modules on labour-based road construction and maintenance
(Geneva, Switzerland: International Labour Organization, 1991)
Comprises 16 training modules in the set of 12 videos including scripts, entitled as follows: Introduction, Construction, The Role of the Supervisor, General Planning, Site Planning, Reporting and Control, Work Organisation, ...
Increased vulnerability to food shortage among Fulani nomads in Niger
This paper examines the vulnerability of the WoDaaBe, a sub-group of the Fulani, to famine in Niger, central Africa. The WoDaaBe are nomadic pastoralists, raising cattle, sheep, goats, and camels and donkeys for transport. ...
Defining indicators which make sense to local people: Intra-cultural variation in perceptions of natural resources
(Boston, Mass.: Society for Applied Anthropology, 1998)
This article presents a method and a case study based on an applied ethnoecology approach and utilizing an adaptation of the Thematic Apperception Test. Pictures of scenes around the Manupali watershed in Bukidnon, ...
Soil tillage in Africa: Needs and challenges
(Rome, Italy: UN-FAO, 1993)
This publication contains material gathered for a training course on tillage and residue management in Africa. The course was held in 1991 in Nigeria to give participants the opportunity to discuss technologies of tillage ...
Guide to efficient plant nutrition management
(Rome, Italy: UN-FAO, 1998)
The guide addresses some major issues related to the agronomic management of plant nutrients in an attempt to ensure both enhanced and sustainable agricultural production and to safeguard the environment. In this context, ...
Coping with El Nino, 1998: An investigation in the upland community of Lantapan, Bukidnon, Philippines
(Laguna, Philippines: University of the Philippines Los Baños. Institute of Strategic Planning and Policy Studies, 1999)
This report contains the results of the survey of households in Lantapan, Bukidnon, Philippines that captured the production and other household data for the first half of 1998.The focus of this paper is to learn more about ...