Technical Services Program
Aside from breakthrough discoveries, BIOTECH has income-generating service laboratories that provide technical information and support services to the institute's projects and other clients such as private individuals and companies, NGOs, regulatory agencies, research institutions, and students. BIOTECH consistently rate as one of the top generators of resources within UPLB mainly from income earned by its service laboratories.
It is the only government-owned and operated R&D Institute which offers complete facilities that include microbial depository, testing laboratory, and pilot-plant services.
Laboratories are accredited and recognized by Environmental Management Bureau - Department of Environment and Natural Resources (EMB-DENR), Food and Drug Administration - Department of Health (FDA-DOH), and Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI).
BIOTECH's laboratories serve as the venue for research and development activities of the university as well as for its partners and clients. They contribute significantly in the generation of additional funds to propel its RDE projects.
- Central Analytical Services Laboratory (CASL)
- Electron Microscopy Service Laboratory (EMSL)
- Philippine National Collection of Microorganisms (PNCM)
- Fermentation Engineering and Service Laboratory (FESL)
- National Immunological Testing Laboratory (NITL)