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  • Pterocellin A isolated from marine bryozoan Pterocella vesiculosa is cytotoxic to human HeLa cells via mitochondrial apoptotic processes

    Wang, Alice Tansi; Prinsep, Michèle R.; Martinus, Ryan Dennis (Springer Verlag, 2016)
    Pterocellin A is a novel bioactive alkaloid isolated from the New Zealand marine bryozoan Pterocella vesiculosa. It exhibits potent antitumour activity towards the P388 (murine leukaemia) cell line in vitro and is selectively ...
  • The pterocellins, bioactive alkaloids from the marine bryozoan Pterocella vesiculosa

    Prinsep, Michèle R.; Yao, Biao; Nicholson, Brian K.; Gordon, Dennis P. (Springer Verlag Dordrecht, 2004-01-01)
    Although comparatively little research has been undertaken into the secondary metabolites of bryozoans as compared with those of other marine invertebrates, bryozoans have proven to be an excellent source of novel and/or ...
  • The pterocellins: novel bioactive alkaloids from the marine Bryozoan Ptrerocella vesiculosa

    Yao, Biao; Prinsep, Michèle R.; Nicholson, Brian K.; Gordon, Dennis P. (2003-01-01)
    Two new alkaloids, pterocellins A and B, have been isolated from the New Zealand marine bryozoan Pterocella vesiculosa. Structural elucidation was achieved through NMR and mass spectral analysis in conjunction with a ...
  • Puarenga Stream alum dosing – Summary of effects on lake biota 2015

    Ling, Nicholas (Environmental Research Institute, Faculty of Science and Engineering, The University of Waikato, 2016)
    Continuous alum dosing of the Puarenga Stream commenced in early 2010 to reduce inflows of dissolved reactive phosphorus to Lake Rotorua. Analyses of bioaccumulation in the tissues of macrobiota were undertaken in February ...
  • Public attitudes to sex offenders in New Zealand

    Thakker, Jo (Routledge, 2010)
    Sexual offending is a topic that often invokes heated debate and strong opinions among individuals from all walks of life. Generally, those who commit crimes of a sexual nature are uniformly abhorred, especially those who ...
  • Public benefit vs Private entities: A fresh look at accounting principles

    Van Peursem, Karen A. (Waikato Management School, 2006-10)
    The analysis evaluates how and whether accounting principles and assumptions developed for the private sector apply to Public Benefit Entities (PBEs). The broad concern is with the standard setter considering whether ...
  • The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board: national and international implications

    Bather, Andrea; Burnaby, Priscilla (Emerald, 2006)
    Purpose – To investigate some unanswered questions and issues relating to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) and to consider the implications of this rule making model that was created in an environment ...
  • A public library based on full-text retrieval

    Witten, Ian H.; Nevill-Manning, Craig G.; McNab, Rodger J.; Cunningham, Sally Jo (ACM, 1998-04-01)
    The New Zealand digital library aims to impose structure on anarchic and uncataloged repositories of information providing information consumers with effective tools to locate and peruse what they need. Our goal is to ...
  • Public perceptions and expectations of the forensic use of DNA

    Curtis, Cate (Sage Publications, Inc., 2009)
    The forensic use of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) is demonstrating significant success as a crime-solving tool. However, numerous concerns have been raised regarding the potential for DNA use to contravene cultural, ethical, ...
  • Public sector accounting reforms in the Indonesian post-Suharto era

    Harun, Harun (University of Waikato, 2012)
    The aim of the study is to understand the institutionalization process of an accrual accounting system in the Indonesian public sector. The data were drawn from three sources: (1) official documents (i.e. laws and government ...
  • The public sector pay premium and compensating differentials in the New Zealand labour market

    Gibson, John (2007-10)
    In this note, propensity score matching (PSM) methods are applied to data from the 2005 International Social Survey Program Work Orientations (ISSP-WO) survey to examine the public sector pay premium in New Zealand. Taking ...
  • Public Sector Performance Auditing and Accountability:A Fijian Case Study

    Nath, Nirmala Devi (University of Waikato, 2011)
    This thesis examines how and theorises as to why performance auditing in the Fijian public sector was inexplicably discontinued in 1997. The Fijian socio-political history during, after and prior to the 1970-2000 period, ...
  • Public sector performance auditing: Emergence, purpose and meaning

    Nath, Nirmala Devi; Van Peursem, Karen A.; Lowe, Alan (Waikato University, 2005-02)
    The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the extant Anglo-American literature on 'performance auditing for the public sector', in order to identify the socio-economic and political themes that influenced the emergence of ...
  • Publishing cooperative and work-integrated education literature: The Asia-Pacific Journal of Cooperative Education

    Zegwaard, Karsten E. (New Zealand Association for Cooperative Education, 2012)
    The Asia-Pacific Journal of Cooperative Education (APJCE) was founded in 1999, with the first volume published in 2000. The journal strongly adhered to the philosophy of having freely and readily accessible information, ...
  • Publishing panel: Book proposals and environmental history journals

    Beattie, James John (2016)
    This presentation was associated with the conference held at Macquarie University, 'Foreign Bodies, Intimate Ecologies: Transformations in Environmental History' (10-13 February 2016), at which James Beattie presented a ...
  • PUCM 2 Survey Results 2001-2002

    Day, Maxine; Backhurst, Michael (International Global Change Institute, University of Waikato, 2002-06)
    This Report contains the results from a survey of resource management consultants and resource consent applicants carried out during 2001-2002 to gain factual and attitudinal information about the plan implementation ...
  • PUCM Practice Development Programme (PDP): February 2005

    PUCM: Planning Under Co-operative Mandates (The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato, 2005-02)
    The purpose of this report is to identify a Practice Development Programme (PDP) for the presentation of relevant innovative practices and tools arising out of the first two Phases of PUCM (Planning Under Co-operative ...
  • Puer tea: Ancient caravans and urban chic [Book Review]

    Galikowski, Maria (University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2015)
    This article reviews the book “ Puer Tea: Ancient Caravans and Urban Chic" by Jinghong Zhang.
  • Puhi: Memories and experiences in their ceremonial role in traditional and contemporary Maori worlds

    Simpson, Ariana (Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, 2006)
    According to early writers, Puhi are described as the treasured daughters of chiefs, were of high rank, endowed with aristocracy, and fiercely protected and respected by the tribe. They were renowned for their beauty, their ...
  • Pukekohe silt loam, Pukekohe Hill

    Lowe, David J. (New Zealand Society of Soil Science, 2010)
    Pukekohe Hill is an excellent starting point for the tour in various ways: it provides a commanding view of important market gardens developed within Ultisols, and associated landuse issues, and the Massey Memorial on the ...