Biodiversity Research Laboratory – Nature Walk

JC’s vine cutie!!! The Institute of Biology Biodiversity Research Laboratory in partnership with UP Wild will have a nature walk featuring the blooming Strongylodon juangonzalezii, commonly known as JC’s vine. Join us on the 3rd of April 2023 (Monday). Slots are limited to the first 40 registrants. See you there! Registration link: #strongylodonjuangonzalezii #jcsvine continue reading

Monaliza B. Magat wins Best Conference Paper Award

The Institute of Biology, UP Diliman congratulates Monaliza B. Magat for receiving the Best Conference Paper Award for the Agri-fisheries and Natural Resources Track for her paper entitled “Validation of molecular markers for the detection of resistant Philippine-grown coffee varieties against Coffee Leaf Rust and Coffee White Stem Borer” given during the 2023 Southeast Asian Multidisciplinary continue reading

Posthumous award for Dr. Perry Ong

DENR-BMB gave posthumous award to Dr. Perry Ong for his invaluable contribution to the conservation of the Philippines’ wild flora and fauna. During World Wildlife Day last 3 March 2023, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Biodiversity Management Bureau honored several individuals who made major contributions for the conservation of Philippine fauna and flora. One continue reading

Announcement of NatPro8 (ASNP-organized conference)

The Institute of Biology invites interested students and faculty to join the upcoming NatPro8 Conference to be held in Thailand this coming July.

Interested individuals, including those who may want to join or renew membership for The Asian Society of Natural Products (ASNP) may click on this post for details of the event.


The Institute of Biology Alumni will be holding its general assembly and election on January 29, 2023 at the Institute of Biology. Click the post to see how to register for the event.