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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: A beach in southwestern Luzon is heavily littered with plastic wrappers.

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Unicornfish gelatin has potent antioxidant and antihypertensive properties.

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Women-headed households are most vulnerable to climate change.



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Publications in high impact factor journals (IF >2.000)

(UP Los Baños) Sandoval, R. and Cumagun, C. (2019) Phenotypic and Molecular Analyses of Rhizoctonia spp. Associated with Rice and Other HostsMicroorganisms, 7(3): 88, doi:10.3390/microorganisms7030088, 2019
Impact Factor: (2018/2019) 4.167

(UP Diliman) Schreiber, K. et. al. (2019) A Novel Rapamycin Analog is Highly Selective formTORC1 in VivoNature Communications, 10 (1): 3194, doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-11174-0, 2019
Impact Factor: (2018/2019) 11.878

(UP Los Baños) Zhou, S. et. al. (2019) Pentamycin Biosynthesis in Philippine Streptomyces sp. S816: Cytochrome P450-Catalyzed Installation of the C-14 Hydroxyl GroupACS Chemical Biology, 14 (6): 1305-1309, 2019
Impact Factor: (2018/2019) 4.374

(UP Visayas) Corales-Ultra, O., Peja, R. and Casas, E. (2019) Baseline Study on the Levels of Heavy Metals in Seawater and Macroalgae Near an Abandoned Mine in Manicani, Guiuan, Eastern Samar, PhilippinesMarine Pollution Bulletin, 149: 110549, 2019
Impact Factor: (2018/2019) 3.782

(UP Los Baños) Napaldet, J. and Buot, I. (2019) Treatment of Balili River in Benguet, Philippines with Constructed Wetland Planted with Dominant Local Macrophytes International Journal of Phytoremediation, doi: 10.1080/15226514.2019.1633268, 2019
Impact Factor: (2018/2019) 2.237

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UP breaks into top 500 in world rankings . It is still the leading university in the Philippines

Two UP researchers make history as 2019 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos. This is the first time that UP had more than one winner for the same year

New genus of shipworm found in the Philippines feeds on stone. It is the first shipworm to burrow through stone rather than wood

UP climbs higher in world university rankings. It appeared in the top 33 percent of the list

Eight UP researchers among the 2019 Outstanding Young Scientists. The award is given by NAST PHL, the country’s highest recognition and scientific advisory body

New genus and species of shipworm found in the Philippines. After nearly 100 years, a new genus of shipworm has been discovered by scientists

Gender mainstreaming for students opens with consultative workshop. The workshop will be followed by a system-wide training of trainers

UP achieves top 100 ranking in THE Asia. It now appears in the upper 100 of two most widely referenced rankings in the world

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Important Announcement: Implementation of System-Funded Projects

Important Announcement: Online Submission of International Publication Award (IPA) Applications

CALL: DOST-PCHRD Undergraduate Thesis Grant in Natural Products. Deadline: before 29 May 2020

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