Everyone is cordially invited to attend the NSRI Lecture Series for the Science and Technology Month, featuring our very own Dr. Ernelea P. Cao, Dr. Windell L. Rivera, and Dr. Ian Kendrich C. Fontanilla. Please pre-register on or before October 29 by clicking here.
The Institute is looking for someone to fill the position of University Reasearch Associate I. Please see the bulletin for the qualifications required, duties and responsibilities and the application process. Deadline of application is on 30 November 2020.
In relation to the recent placement of the artificial crushed dolomite in Manila Bay carried out by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), here is the Institute of Biology’s statement regarding the said action of the agency:
The Institute of Biology would like to invite you to our Safety Webinar to be held on September 14, 2020. For details about registration and program of the event, kindly refer to the pubmat below or scan the event QR code. We hope to see you there!
The Institute of Biology celebrates its 110 years of biology education and research in the University of the Philippines.
The Institute of Biology would like to congratulate Dr. Windell L. Rivera, for being elected to National Academy of Science and Technology as Academician in recognition of his achievements in the Medical Sciences. Congratulations, Sir Windell! Windell L. Rivera, Ph.D.Professor 12, UP Scientist III Link to official announcement
A recent study conducted in the Institute of Biology using mitochondrial DNA barcodes suggests that Philippine fruit bat species may be classified as a species of their own due to their high sequence divergence with specimens found in other Southeast Asian countries. For more details on this news visit: https://news.mongabay.com/2020/02/philippine-fruit-bats-may-be-entirely-new-species-of-their-own-dna-suggests/?fbclid=IwAR252McGTahNxxRrGeeUVf_KXfyO5NUiApHGW4xxybXEBDNLDnFBbUD5sbQ
The Biodiversity Research Laboratory (BRL) of the Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines Diliman (UP IB), together with the Energy Development Corporation (EDC), successfully launched on January 29, 2020 the book Wildlife Treasures at the UP IB Auditorium, while also celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Perry S. Ong. Over the last ten continue reading