• Dr. Susana Mercado receives the Likha Award for 1st place in Outstanding Creative Research category during the 2012 National Invention Contest from DOST Usec Fortunato dela Peña, DOST-TAPI Director Edgar Garcia and IPO Director IV Ms. Carmen Peralta

  • Thirteen REPS from UPLB were recently conferred the title of "Scientist" by the DOST Scientific Career System last July 19.(Photo and article courtesy of OVCRE)

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 staff and officials celebrate the 2016 UPLB Loyalty Day in full force
BIOTECH products are cost-effective and cheaper alternatives to conventional products, making use of locally available materials which are safer to the environment
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.
Delegates from Edu-Connect for Life and For All (Edu- Connect Southeast Asia Association) of Kaohsiung City, Taiwan visited paid a visit to BIOTECH on August 29, 2017

  

BIOTECH News

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.

 

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