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Biotechnology for Natural Products Program (BNNP)
Bioinformatics and Drug Discovery Program focuses on the discovery of antimicrobialcompounds from Philippine streptomycetes and development of plant cell culture systems as sources of high-value therapeutic drugs.The program also includes an animal vaccine production unit.

Program Leader: EDWIN P. ALCANTARA, Ph.D.
Scientist I
Entomology / Bioinformatics
Laboratories:
Staff:
Senior Staff
EUFROCINIO C. MARFORI, Ph.D.
Scientist I
Plant Tissue Culture / Natural Products Biotechnology

 

 AILEEN B. CUSTODIO, M.Sc.
University Researcher II
Molecular Biology / Synthetic Biology / Bioinformatics of Microbial Secondary Metabolites

IRENE A. PAPA, M.Sc.
University Researcher II
Microbiology

 

Junior Staff
 JAYDEE P. MENDOZA
University Research Associate II
Analytical Chemistry / Biochemistry

BERNADETTE T. RAPIZ
University Research Associate I
Genetics / Plant Tissue Culture

 

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: biotechdo.uplb@gmail.com, biotech@uplb.edu.ph

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