IB Seminar: Stem Cells and Liver Differentiation

September  25, 2017, MONDAY (10:30 – 11:30 AM), Institute of Biology, Room 117, UP Diliman — IB Research Seminar “In Vitro Induction of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells towards Hepatic Fate” by Ahmad Mazahery, Ph.D. Institute of Biology University of the Philippines Diliman

IB Teacher Seminar: Inquiry-based learning in Science

September  18, 2017, MONDAY (11:00 AM – noon), Institute of Biology, Room 117, UP Diliman — IB Teacher Seminar “Inquiry-based learning approaches in Science Education” by Ian Kendrich C. Fontanilla, Ph.D. Associate Professor Institute of Biology University of the Philippines Diliman

Publication Workshop with Elsevier

September  11, 2017, MONDAY (9:00 AM – noon), Institute of Biology Auditorium, UP Diliman — Writing a Great Paper and Getting it Published in a Research Journal by Elsevier   Sangeeta Mehta Director, South Asia Research Solution Sales eBooks, Elsevier Cristy Pineda Solution Sales Manager eBooks, Elsevier   http://asia.elsevier.com/up2017

IB Special Seminar: Plant Epigenetics

June 27, 2017, TUESDAY (11:00 am – noon), Institute of Biology Room 117, UP Diliman — IB Special Seminar:  by Benildo G. de los Reyes, Ph.D. Professor and Plant Genomics and Bayer CropScience Chair Department of Plant and Soil Science Texas Tech University  

Recognition Program for the Graduates of 2017

Recognition Program for the Graduates of 2017 Institute of Biology Auditorium June 24, 2017 8 am Registration Starts at 7 am Please observe the sablay dress code Click here to see poster

Competition for IB’s Best Undergraduate Student 2017

May 6, 2017, TUESDAY, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm IB Room 117, — Students and Faculties are invited to attend the competition for IB’s best undergraduate student 2017   Here are the candidates: 1) Kristine Camille V. Buenafe “Application of Benthic Diatoms in Assessing Water Quality of Selected Rivers in Silago, Southern Leyte, Philippines” Adviser: Francis S. Magbanua, Ph.D. continue reading

Seminar: International best practices in publishing

May 19, 2017, FRIDAY (8:30 AM – 1:00 PM), Institute of Biology Auditorium, UP Diliman — Empowering Uncommon Knowledge by Elsevier Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines Diliman The importance of training researchers to become good authors has increasingly become a challenging endeavor. Recognizing this, Elsevier and CHED are pleased to continue reading


May 12, 2017, FRIDAY (7pm onwards), Institute of Biology, UP Diliman — Biogyugan: ATTIRE: Formal dresses/Button-down polo 

IB Seminar: Secreted Enzymes from Fungal Endophytes

May 8, 2017, MONDAY (10:30 – 11:30 am), Institute of Biology, UP Diliman, Room 117 — IB Seminar:  Discovery, screening, and characterization of secreted enzymes from fungal endophytes by Eizadora Yu, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Institute of Chemistry, University of the Philippines Diliman Fungal endophytes colonize intercellular spaces in higher plants without causing overt symptoms to the host plant. The continue reading