IBA UP Diliman Alumni Homecoming Scientific Meeting and General Assembly 2 September 2018 Letter from Prof. Remedios Roderos Schedule of Activities *To estimate the headcount for food preparation, please fill out the googlesheet if you are coming. Thank you!
A FACULTY POSITION IS AVAILABLE FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN BIOLOGY: Mycology, Plant Developmental Biology, and Physiology. Qualifications: Preferably with a PhD degree (At least an MS degree) Prior teaching and research experiences preferred Please submit a cover letter addressed to the IB Director, undergraduate and graduate transcript of records, and curriculum vitae with three references and their continue reading
On behalf of the Organizing Committee for the 2018 2nd Philippine Symposium on Freshwater Biodiversity and Ecosystems, we invite you to attend the Conference which is being hosted by the Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines on 11-14 December 2018, in partnership with the International Society of Limnology (SIL). CALL continue reading
Congratulations to Ms. Janina Guarte, an M.S. Microbiology student at the UP Diliman Institute of Biology, for being recognized as one of the three individual grantees under the 2018 Young Innovators Program (YIP) of DOST-PCIEERD. Her thesis adviser is Dr. Joyce A. Ibana of the Institute of Biology. To read the whole article, please click on the following continue reading
August 22, 2018 The future of breast cancer therapy: Light-exposed plant extracts By: Roselle Eloise Bunayog For Dr. Sonia Jacinto, a professor at the Institute of Biology in the University of the Philippines–Diliman, if a natural extract displays no activity against cancer, it makes its way onto the shelves. This has been the continue reading
Congratulations to: Dr. Juliana Janet M. Puzon for her appointment as UP Scientist I (2017-2019)
Smart Farming is an advancement in science which uses information and communication technologies for agriculture. The University of the Philippines Institute of Biology and the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute is building a nursery at UP Diliman, Quezon City. This nursery will house indigenous and endemic plants as part of the Smart Plant Production in Controlled continue reading
Dr. Perry Ong of the Insitute of Biology was featured in an episode of TV UP. Watch his video on Responsible Sustainable Mining, together with DR. MARIO AURELIO, UP National Institute of Geological Sciences, hosted by DR. GISELA CONCEPCION Scientist, UP Marine Science Institute. You can also watch the video at TV UP SCIENCE INNOVATIONS Episode 04: Responsible continue reading
The Palanan Forest Dynamics Plot is a 16-ha plot that has been extensively monitored for the past 18 years now. This endeavor allows the characterization of long-term dynamics of Philippine tropical rainforests. It also gives us an idea of how forests respond to continuous disturbances, such as strong typhoons. With this long-term data, we have continue reading
From dynamites to deadly storms: the Philippines’ vanishing underwater treasures By: Roselle Eloise Bunayog November 2, 2017 Four years after Yolanda’s deadly landfall, the survivors gradually surface from the super typhoon’s unimaginable wrath. Houses had been rebuilt and livelihood slowly restored. Within the coastal communities, the local fishermen ready their new gears as they make headway continue reading
26 August 2017– Congratulations to Ms. Windy L. Bagay for winning the Best Poster Paper Competition in the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Mycological Society of the Philippines! Ms. Windy L. Bagay, MS Biology Student, won the Best Poster Paper Competition in the recently concluded 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Mycological Society of continue reading
Congratulations to Ms. Genevieve L. Serrano (BS Biology undergraduate 2017) for winning the Best Oral Paper Competition in the 46th PSM Convention. Ms. Genevieve L. Serrano, BS Biology class of 2016, won the Best Paper Oral Competition (non-professional category) in the recently concluded 46th Annual Convention and Scientific Meeting of the Philippine Society for Microbiology, continue reading
Congratulations to Mr. Michael Angelo Nicdao, a PhD Candidate at the UP Diliman Institute of Biology, for winning the Young Scientist Competition during the Asian Conference on Lactic Acid Bacteria (ACLAB) held in Gwangju, Korea, July 3-5, 2017. His thesis adviser is Dr. Joyce A. Ibana of the Institute of Biology.