Researches

Project Title Proponent/s Abstract
1997
Ethnomedical Documentation of the Batak People of Palawan (Technical Report) Sia IC, Ramos TB, Baguno F, Manalo E..
Ethnomedical Documentation of the Tagbunua of the province of Palawan (Technical Report) Sia IC, Ong RA
Ethnomedical Document of Selected Philippine ethnolinguistic groups: The Palawan’s of Quezon and Sofronio Espanola, Palawan, Philippine Mata TS, Israel LV, Tempongko MSB, Aparentado MGU, Sia IC
1998
Ethnomedical Documentation of and community Health Education for Selected Philippine Ethnolinguistic Groups: The Mandaya People of Davao City Oriental, Philippines (Technical Report) Sia IC, Reyes A, Israel LV
Ethnomedical Documentation of and community Health Education for Selected Philippine Philippine Ethnolinguistic Groups: The Mansaka People of Pantukan and Maragusan Valley, Compostela Valley province, Mindanao, Philippines (Technical Report) Sia IC, Sioquin C. Bonifacio
Ethnomedical Documentation of and Community Heaelth Education of Selected Philippine Ethnolinguistic Groups: The dibabaon People of Laak, Compostela Valley Province, Philippines (Technical Report) Sia IC Milgro R. Israel LV
Ethnomedical Documentation of and Community Heaelth Education of Selected Philippine Ethnolinguistic Groups: The Ata-Manobo People of Talaingod, Davao Provice, Philippines (Technical Report) Sia IC, Montiel C. Bonifacio
Ethnomedical Documentation of and community Health Education for Selected Philippine Ethnolinguistic Groups: The Bagobo People of Marilog, Davao City (Technical Report) Sia IC, Geraldine J. Israel L.
2000
Ethnomedical Documentation of the Kalinga People of Tinglayan, Kalinga (Technical Report) Sia IC, Baguno F, Bernado
Ethnomedical Documentation of the Northern Kankana-ey People of Besao, Mountain Province (Technical Report) Sia IC, De Costo C. Bernardo
Ethnomedical Documentation of hte Ifugao People of Poitan, Banaue, Ifugao (Technical Report) Sia IC, Finuliar, Israel LV
Ethnomedical Documentation of and Community Heaelth Education of Selected Philippine Ethnolinguistic Groups: The Isnag People of Laco, Kabugao, Apayao, Philippines (Technical Report) Sia IC, Mangonon MRF, Israel LV
Ethnomedical Documentation of the Southern Kankana-ey People of Baguias Benguet (Technical Report) Sia IC, Saguian FY, Galang
2004
Clinical Screening and Scientific Validation Studies of Medicinal Plant Products – Phase II Clinical Trial of Ampalaya and Glibenclamide for Type 2 Diabetes mellitus Patients (Technical Report) Maramba NCP
2005
Establishment of Quality Control Bioassay Standard Procedures for Medicinal Plant Products-Ulasimang Bato, Sambong, Tsaang gubat and Saluyot (Technical Report) Quijano R. Mendoza MJ
Development of appropriate cultural management and postharvest handling practices to improve yield and quality of sleected medicinal plant species-Ulasimang bato, Saluyot, Segadillas, Makahiyam Akapulko, Sambong, Yerba buena, Lagundi, Niyug-niyogan, Tsaang gubat, Oregano, Tarragon, Mint, Rosemary, Takip kuhol, Ampalaya, Bayabas, Aloe vera, etc. (Technical Report Quintana, EG, Alana MA, R
Tsaang-gubat, Sambong tablet, Ulasimang bato, and Saluyot (Technical Report) Maramba NCM, Purificacion
Mutagenicity and Clastogenicity Potential of Drug Preparations from Philippine Medicinal Plants-Yerba buena tablets, Ulasimang bato powder, Makahiya powder, Saluyot powder, and Takip kuhol powder (technical Report Villanueva J
Dosage forms form Philippine Medicinal Plants-Makahiya, Saluyot, Takip kuhol, Ulasimang bato (Technical Report) Castro NF, Gutierrez LBB
Pharmacologic and Toxicologic Studies of Philippine Medicinal Plants – Ulasimang bato, Saluyot, Takip kuhol, and Makahiya (Technical Report) Estrada H
Pharmacologic and Toxicologic Studies of Philippine Medicinal Plants – Ulasimang bato, Takip kuhol, Bayabas, Guyabano, Saluyot, Kanya pistula, Makahiya, and Damong maria (Technical Report) Estrada H, Sia IC
2006
Mutagenicity and Clastogenicity Potential of Drug Preparations from Philippine Medicinal Plants- Takip kuhol, Ulasimang bato, Saluyot, Makahiya, Damong maria, Sinta, Guyabano, Bayabas, and Kanya pistula (Technical Report) Amor E
Establishment of Quality Control Bioassay Standard Procedures for Medicinal Plant Products – Kanya pistula, Makahiya, Damong maria, Guyabano (Technical Report) Quijano R, Mendoza MJI, Bagaoisan DMA, Ripalda III F, Sagun B
Dosage Forms from Philippine Medicinal Plants – Kanya pistulla, Yerba buena, Ulasimang bato, Takip kuhol, saluyot, Guyabano, Bayabas, Damong maria, Sinta and Makahiya (Technical Report) De Castro NF, Gutierrez LBB
2007
Development of appropriate cultural management and postharvest handling practices of selected medicinal plant species – Ulasimang bato, Damong maria, Makahiya, Saluyot, Balatong aso (Technical Report) Quintana E, Alana M. Resuello RM
Development of appropriate cultural management and postharvest handling practices of selected medicinal plant species – Ulasimang bato, Damong maria, Makahiya, Saluyot, Balatong aso, Akapulko, Guyabano, Golden shower, Bayabas, SInta, and Tsaang gubat (Technical Report) Quintana E, Alana M. Resuello RM
Dosage forms from Philippine Medicinal Plants – Ulasimang bato, Guyabano, Makahiya, Kanya pistula, Damong maria, Sinta, Takip kuhol, Bayabas (Technical Report) De Castro NF, Gutierrez LBB
2008
Comparison of in vitro Techniques for the Assay of Anti-Dengue activity of Various Plant Extracts (Technical Report) Natividad FF, Matias RR
2009
Formulation of guidelines on herbal products that will harmonize the regulations of the Food and Drug Administration with the Traditional and Alternative Medicines Act: Proposed Guidelines for Traditional Medicines and Dietary Supplements (Technical Report) Robles YR, Loquias MM, Pena IG, Salenga RL
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Pratices in Health: The Agta People of Casiguran, Aurora and the Dumagat People of San Luis, Aurora (Technical Report) Agta People – Sia IC, A
2011
Phase II Clinical Trial on hte Antihyperuricemic effect of Peperomia pellucida (L) HBK (Ulasimang bato) Leaf Tablet in COmparison with Allopurinol (Technical Report) Maramba NPC, Purificacion
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Practices in Health: The people of Samar Island Natural Park, Samar Island Sia IC, Aparentado MGU, M
2012
Phase III Clinical Trials of Ulasimang Bate for safety and efficacy among hyperuricemic patients in collaboration with UP Manila Maramba NPC, Quintana E. Palapac J. Amor E, Quijano R
Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of the Philippines Volume 1 Macahig RAS, Madulid DA, Dayrit Fm, Sia IC
Philippine Medicinal Plants: The firt 100 Tan JG, Sia IC
An Anthrology of Filipino Traditional Healers: Albularyo, Hilot, Mantatawas at iba pa Tan JG, Sia IC
An Anthrology of Filipino Traditional Healers: Albularyo, Hilot, Mantatawas at iba pa Tan JG, Sia IC
Documentation of Knowledge, Skills and attitudes of tradional healers (Manghihilot): The Paniqui, Tarlac experience (Technical Report) Mancao BD, Castillo ES
2013
Phase I (accelerate) and II clinical trials: Safety and efficacy of Carmona retusa (Vahl) Masam (Tsaang Gubat) syrup among pediatric patient with mild to moderate gastrointestinal colic/pain secondary to acute gastroenteritis (Technical Report) Quintana E Palacpac JSB, Amor EC, Quiajano RF, Sia IC, Maramba NCP
Occupational Health and Safety Manual for Herbal Processing of Plants (Technical Report) Antonio VP, Castillo ES, Rivera ATF, Medoza MTB
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Practices on Health and Develop- ment of Traditional Knowledge Digital Library on Health: The Ayta Peoples of West Luzon Mountain Range (Technical Report) Sia IC
2014
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Practices on Health and Development of Traditional Knowledge Digital Library on Health: Selected Cultural Community of Central Mindanao Sia IC
Development of a Traditional and ALternatie Healers Catalog for the Provinces of Batangas and Laguna (Technical Report) Tan JG
Encyclopedia of Medicinal plants of the Philippines, Volume 2 Guidote AM Jr.
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Practice on Health and Development of Traditional Knowledge Digital Libary on Health: The Agta Communities in Albay and Camarines Sur Mendoza, LDB
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Practice on Health and Development of Traditional Knowledge Digital Libary on Health: The Gaddang, Isinai, and Bugkalot of Nueva Vizacaya Dumale WA Jr.
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Practice on Health and Development of Traditional Knowledge Digital Libary on Health: Selected Cultural Communities of Isabela Macutay MD
Documentation of Philippine Traditional Knowledge and Practice on Health and Development of Traditional Knowledge Digital Libary on Health: Selected Cultural Communities of the Province of Rizal Mateo FET
2015
Traditional and Alternative Health Care (TAHC) research Management and Capability Building PCHRD, DOST
Phase I Confirmatory Clinical Trial: Safety and efficacy of Cassia fistula L. (Kanya pistula) Leaf Tablet in Comparison with Senna Tablet as Laxative in Adult Patients Prof Quintana, Prof J. Palapac, Dr. Evangeline Amor, Dr. romeo Quijano, Dr. Nelia Cortes Maramba
Development of Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) for Various Pain Conditions using Acupuncture for the Department of Health (DOH) and the Philippine Health Insurance (PHILHEALTH) Corporation Caragay, Ruben N.
Cataloguing of Traditional and ALternatice Healers in SIx Municipalities in the Province of Batangas Using the Active Approach Tan JG
Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Selected Medicinal Plants Maria Lea H. Villavicencio
Extraction, Purificacion and Evaluation of Selected Fruit Waste-Derived Starch as Pharmaceutical Excipient Erna Arollado, RPh, PhD
Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Makabuhay (Tinospora crispa) Thin Ointment for the Treatment of Head Lice Erna Arollado, RPh, PhD
2016
Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Siling Labuyo (Capsicum frutescens) Liniment in the Management of Osteoarthritis Dr. Elizabeth Paterno
An Evaluation of the Safety and Efficacy of Community -Produced Senna alata (Akapulko) 50% Thin Ointment Compared to Clotrimazole 1% Cream in the Treatment of Pityriasis Versicolor: An Assessor-Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial Dr. Belen Lardizabal Dofitas
Comparison of the Effects on Inflammation by Virgin Coconut Oil Versus Corn Oil in the Diet of Patients with Moderate Psoriasis and Its Co-Morbid Diseases: A Randomized, Controlled Double-Blind Trial Dr. Vermen M. Verallo-Rowell
Assessment of the Bioactivites of Plant Foods Consumed by Locals in the Different Regions of the Philippines Dr. Gracia Fe B. Yu
Documentation of Philppines Traditional Knowledge and Practices on Health and Development of Traditional Knowledge Digital Library on Health: The Iwak and Kalanguya – Ikalahan of Nueva Vizcaya Dr. Yolina T. Castaneto
Effect of Low Level Laser Theraphy (LLLT) on Acupuncture Points as Adjunt Management for Osteoarthiritis of the Knee Among the Elderly Dr. Antonio Nemesio B. Yap
2017
The Role of Acupuncture Therapy as an Adjunct to Standard Therapy for Pruritus in Patients with Atopic Dermititis: A Patient-and Assessor-Blinded, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial Dr. Belen L. Dofitas
Phase III Clinical Trial on the Safety and Efficacy of Carmona retutsa (Vahl) Masam (Tsaang gubat) Syrup Compared with Dicycloverine Syrup Among Pediatric Patients with Mild to Moderate Gastrointestinal Colic/Pain Secondary to Acute Gastroentiritis Dr. Nelia C. Maramba, Dr. Jaime Purificacion, Dr. Evangeline Amor, Dr. Romeo Quijano, Dr. Jocelyn Palcpac, Dr. Ernesta Quintana
Maintenance of Databases and Websites for Philippine Traditional Knowledge on Health, Illness, and Healing and for Researches on Philippine Medicinal Plants Dr. Herbert Ho
Patent search for Medical Cannabis Atty. Ferdinand M. Negre
The use of Auricular Acupuncture to Reduce Preoperative Anxiety in Pediatric Surgical Patients: A Local Experience National Children’s Hospital (NCH) – DOH Dr. Yasmin C. Sulit
Collection and Systematic Review of Literature of TKDL, 2016 – HPPs HPPs
Evaluation of Alternanthera sessilis, Ipomoea batatas and Phyllanthus niruri as potential agents against hematologic disorders Erna Arolladom RPh, PhD
2018
Evaluation of Alternanthera sessilis, Ipomoea batatas and Phyllanthus niruri as potential agents against hematologic disorders Erna Arolladom RPh, PhD
Work-related Disability Caused by Headache Disordes among Workers in Asia – A Survey at Information Technology (IT) Industries in Japan, Republic of Korea and the Philippines Dr. Regina Macalintal – Canlas
Medicinal Marijuana in the Philippines: Developing a Reseach Agenda Dr. Emmanuel S. Baja
A Descriptive Study of Five (5) Sacred Healing Places in Luzon Dr. Jaime Galvez Tan
Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Selected Medicinal Plants, Year 2 Maria Leah H. Villavicencio
Documentation of Existing Practices on Medical Cannabis in the Cordillera Dr. Jacqueline C. Dominguez
Assosciation Between Consumption of Fermented Rice Wine (Tapuy) and lees with Alzeimer Disease and Early Signs of Dementia Dr. Godofreda Dalmacion & Dr. Emmanuel Baja
Determination of the Natural Profile, Bioactivity and Potential of Rice Wine & the Fermented Rice Leftover (Lees) from the Cordillera Administrative Region Using in vivo Model Dr. Godofreda Dalmacion & Dr. Paul Medina
Collating Updating and Geo-Referencing the Philippine Traditional Medicine Knowledge Base Towards Research and Community Capacity-Building in ZamBaSulta (Phase 1: Zamboanga Peninsula) Prof. Marie Sol Hidalgo
A Single-Blinded, Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial on Efficacy of Acupuncture as Adjunt Therapy for Lichen Simplex Chronicus Dr. Maria Rosa Noliza F. Encarnation
Understanding the Socioeconomic Impact Affecting the use of Marijuana (in relation to project between PITAHC) PITAHC & DDB Project
Consultancy Service for Comprehensive Development Plan Ms. Josefina E. Paule
Social & economic Cost Allowing Access to Medical Cannabis by Filipino Patients: Assesing the Costs and Benefits of Meical Cannabis Dr. Emmanuel Baja
Ethnopharmacological Investigation of Selected Medicinal Plants Used by the Mamanwa and Subanens Indigenous People of Mindanao: Antioxidant, Anti-inflammatorym and Anti-Cancerm Potential Activities Dr. Mylene uy
Second Herbal Summit Dr. Cecille C. Maramba-Lazarte
Ethnobotanical Survey of the Medicinal Plants used by the Mamanwas of Agusan and Surigao Provinces and the Subanens of the Lake Duminagat, MT Dr. Olga M. Nuneza
Ethnopharmacological Documenation and Molecular Authentication of Medicinal Plants used by the Talaandig tribe in Mt. Kalatungan Range Natural Park, Pangantucan, Bukidnon, Philippines Dr. Grecebio Jonathan D. Alejandro
Ethnopharmacological Documenation and DNA Barcoding of Medicinal Plants used by the Agusan Manobo in Selected Municipalities and City of Agusan Del Sur, Mindanao, Philippines Dr. Grecebio Jonathan D. Alejandro
2019
In vitro evaluation of Psidiumguajava Ethanolic Leaf Extract against Four Dominant Leptospira serovars in the Philippines Alyn Manglicmot-Yabes
Assessment of the Bioactivites of Plant Foods Consumed by Local in the Different Regions of the Philippines (2nd Year) Dr. Gracia Fe B. Yu
The Filipino Multicomponent Intervention to maintain Cognitive Performance among High Risk Population (FINOMAIN): Integration of Complementary Non-pharmacological Approach with Standard medical Care for Elderly with Cognitive Impairment Dr. Jaquiline Domiguez
Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of the Philippines, Volume 3 Dr. Armando Guidote
A Randomized, Placebo-controlled Phase I/IIa Study to Evaluate the Safety Tolerability, and Efficacy of Psidium guajava Ointment in Subjects Colonized with Staphylococcus aureus Dr. Cecilia C. Maramba
Focus Goup Discusion to assess the Research and Development Landscape for the Development of a Capacity Building Plan for the Davao Herbal Processing Plant as Research and Development Institute for Natural Product Based Herbal Medicine Research PITAHC R&D
PITAHC Research Management and Information System (PRMIS) DOH-KMITS
Validation and Screening of Indigenous Food Plants (IFPs) for use as Complementary Nutrient Sources in Spoort for Maternal-Neonatal wellness: Evidence-based Study on Murine Model Dr. Gliceria B. Ramos
Technology Transfer Document Preparation of Carmona retusa (VAHL) Masam (Tsaang gubat) Syrup for pediatric patients with mild to mederate gastrointestinal colic/pain secondary to acute gastroenteritis Jocelyn S. Bautista Palapac
Development and Evaluation of a Mobile eLearning and Teleconsultation Application for Herbal Medicines Dr. Malaya Pimentel Santos
Studies on the Neuromodulatory Properties of Extracts from Arcena Nut Dr. Mark Pierre Dimaymay
Chondoprotective Activity of Philppine Endemic Plant A. elegancs (C. Presl) K. Schum Leaf Extracts in MIA-induced Osteoarthritis Rat Model through Modulation of Oxidative Stress, IL-1B, TNF-a, MMP-13, and MMP3 DAgnes L. Castillo,Phd
Lyophilized Aqueous Extract of Blumea balsimefera L. DC Leaves as Tablet Jocelyn S. Bautista Palapac
Profiling Survey of Traditional and Alternative Health Care (TAHC) Practitioners in Four Provinces in the Philippines Calvin S. de los Reyes
Hair Growth – Promoting Activity of Selected Philippine Plants: Topical Spray Formulation and Evaluation Studies Year 1 Erna Arolladom RPh, PhD
Antitubercular Potential of Essential Oils from Selected Philippine Plants Prof. Ma. Alcia M. Aguinaldo
In vitro screening of Anti-Dengue Potential of Mentha cordifolia (Yerba buena) extracts Ann Florence B. Victoriano
Formulation and in vivo evlauation of Syrup and Tablet containing Alternathera sessilis and Phyllanthus niruru aqueous crude extracts for anemia and thrombocytopenia Erna Arolladom RPh, PhD
Uric Acid Lowering and Nephroprotective Potential of Dilenia philippensis Leaf Extract Potassium Oxanate-induced Hyperuricemic Sprague Dawley Rats Librado A. Santiago
Consultancy Service Agreement for the Policy and Research Implementation Review of the R&D PITAHC Lester Sam A. Geroy
Comparison of the Effects on Inflammation by the Virgin Coconut Oil Versus Corn Oil in the Diet of Patients with Moderate Psoriasis and it’s Co-Morbid Diseases: A Randomized, Controlled Double-Blind Trial Dr. Vermen M. Verallo-Rowell
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