Eldrin De Los Reyes Arguelles, University Researcher I, has been chosen as UPLB's Outstanding Researcher in the Natural Sciences, Junior REPS Category for 2018
Ms. Adora M. de Castro, Lab Tech II, is UPLB's Outstanding Administrative Personnel, Technician Category for 2018
BIOTECH staff and officials celebrate the 2016 UPLB Loyalty Day in full force
Dr. Alcantara has contributed significantly to the implementation of a proactive approach to insect resistance management for transgenic maize in the Philippines.
Dr. Aggangan has contributed significantly to researches on mycorrhizal fungi as an alternative to chemical fertilizers for reforestation species; development and commercialization of MYKOVAM.
The BIOTECH Building, which was initially called the Ferdinand E. Marcos Center for Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology, is located inside the 77.7 hectare Agricultural and Life Sciences Complex at UP Los Baños
BIOTECH products are cost-effective and cheaper alternatives to conventional products, making use of locally available materials which are safer to the environment
Awarding of ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Services (QMS) to BIOTECH
Dr. Mercado was awarded as KKP-STI Distinguished Achievement Award in Extension



Dr. Ebora given Outstanding Science Administrator Award


Dr. Reynaldo V. Ebora, Director of the National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BIOTECH) of UP Los Baños, was awarded the Outstanding Science Administrator Award (Dioscoro L. Umali Medal) during the National Science and Technology Week 2014.

Dr. Ebora was recognized for bringing the institution to the forefront of biotechnology research in the Philippines and for prioritizing the commercialization and technology transfer of the institute’s products and services. Under his leadership, BIOTECH undertook resource generation activities for high priority projects that enhance agricultural activity. The institute’s facilities and equipment were also upgraded under his administration.

NSTW 2014 was held last July 24-28, 2014 at the SMX Convention Center at the SM Mall of Asia with the theme “Philippines: A Science Nation Meeting Global Changes”. The award is given in recognition of Science and Technology or Research and Development administrators who have made significant contributions to science and technology through effective management and implementation of plans and programs. The S&T or R&D administrator nominees may come from the academe, private sector or government.


National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BIbiotech logoTECH)

University of the Philippines Los Baños

College, Laguna 403l, Philippines

Tel. Nos. 536-1620, 536-2721, 536-2725; Fax No. (049) 536-2721

Email: biotech.uplb@up.edu.ph, biotech@uplb.edu.ph

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