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Announcement: Launch of the Apart But Together: The UP Remote Teaching and Learning Expo

Important Announcement: Implementation of System-Funded Projects

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


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Four entries from UP in APRU’s Quarantunes. Please show your support to our UP students by casting your votes until 27 July 2020

Happy 112th Foundation Day, UP! The national university is mandated to perform its unique and distinctive leadership in higher education and development

Seven UP researchers named 2020 Outstanding Young Scientists. They have been chosen based on contributions to the advancement of science in general and in the Philippines

UP shortlisted for research excellence category in Times Higher Education Awards Asia. The category looks at Asian universities that are considered “unsung heroes”

UP advances to 65th in THE Asia University Rankings. It is one of the five Southeast Asian institutions and the only Philippine university in the top 100

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

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New Research Papers

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: A mobile game has been designed to raise awareness about HIV/AIDs in the Philippines.

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: A research conducted in Bohol exhibits the BISU Indigenous Tree Farm as one of the successful DENR-certified tree farms.

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Developing a Gamified-Class or G-class in the educational environment serves as another teaching strategy to engage students in learning.


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Read all latest journal articles with the International Publication Award
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Publications in high impact factor journals (IF >3.000)

(UPD) T.J. Quimpo, C.A. Ligson, D.P. Manogan, et al., Fish Farm Effluents Alter Reef Benthic Assemblages and Reduce Coral Settlement in Marine Pollution Bulletin, vol 153, 111025, 2020, doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul. 2020.111025.
Impact Factor: 3.782 (2018)

(UPD) A.B. Labao, M.A.M. Martija and P.C. Naval, A3C-GS: Adaptive Moment Gradient Sharing With Locks for Asynchronous Actor-Critic Agents in IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, pp(9):1-15, 2020, doi:10.1109/TNNLS.2020.2980743.
Impact Factor: 11.683 (2018)

(UPLB) G. Noratto, M.A. Layosa, N.N. Lage, et al., Antitumor Potential of Dark Sweet Cherry Sweet (Prunus avium) Phenolics in Suppressing Xenograft Tumor Growth of MDA-MB-453 Breast Cancer Cells in The Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry, vol 84, 108437, 2020, doi:10.1016/j.jnutbio.2020.108437.
Impact Factor: 4.873 (2019)

(UPB) R. Hill, Ç. Adem, W.V. Alangui, et al., Working with Indigenous, Local and Scientific Knowledge in Assessments of Nature and Nature’s Linkages with People in Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, vol 43, pp 8-20, 2020, Pages 8-20, doi:10.1016/j.cosust.2019.12.006.
Impact Factor: 5.658 (2019)

(UPM) C.S.C. Tan‐Lim, N.A.R. Esteban‐Ipac, J.B.V. Mantaring, et al., Comparative Effectiveness of Probiotic Strains for the Treatment of Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis: A Systematic Review and Network Meta‐analysis in Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, vol 32, pp 124– 136, 2020, doi:10.1111/pai.13305.
Impact Factor: 4.699 (2019)

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