National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
University of the Philippines, Diliman

National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Nurturing a nature of Excellence
As the country's premier degree granting institute in the fields of molecular biology and biotechnology, UPD NIMBB aims to cultivate the next generation of Filipino scientists who will push the envelope of science to the forefront.
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NIMBB Undergraduate Thesis Reports 2022
Job well done to everyone who presented their thesis! Congratulations MBB 2022!!!
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Welcome back to NIMBB!
Driven by the shared responsibility of keeping the UP community safe and healthy, the NIMBB faculty and administration have enacted a multi-tiered approach to ensure that students can continue their research in the lab while preventing the spread of COVID-19 infection.
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NIMBB Graduate Colloquium 2022
Join us every Monday as NIMBB graduate students present their research strategy on answering the leading questions in molecular biology.
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NIMBB helps in the fight against COVID-19
During the start of the pandemic, volunteers from UPD-NIMBB lent a helping hand in training and conducting RT-PCR diagnostic tests for SARS-CoV-2.
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NIMBB Forums: Immunoepidemiology of Schistosomiasis

Learn more about schistosomiasis, a disease caused by a parasitic flatworm, by attending the webinar “Immunoepidemiology of Schistosomiasis“, on 12 Sept 2022 at 11:00 UTC+8 featuring Dr Mario Jiz II.


MS Thesis Defense: Kirk Amerigo Aycardo

You are all invited to the Online Thesis Defense of Mr. Kirk Amerigo Aycardo of NBL for his thesis entitled “Nanometer-scale investigation of chromatin dynamics in Thermoplasma volcanium” on 11 August 2022


NIMBB Undergraduate Thesis Reports 2022

Update 31-May-2022: Congratulations to everyone who presented their thesis! Job well done to all our senior students. It’s that time of the year again! Watch this year’s graduating batch present their experiments


MS Thesis Defense: Joshua Danac

You are all invited to the Online Thesis Defense of Mr. Joshua Miguel Danac of DMBEL for his thesis entitled “Functional characterization of the novel non-hotspot BRAF S720L mutation identified


MBB Night 2022: The MBB Cruise

The UP Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Society will be holding MBB Night 2022, entitled “The MBB Cruise”, celebrating the conclusion of MBB Week and the role of MBB in life outside


NIMBB Graduate Colloquium

Previous Next Join us every Monday at 16:00 UTC+8 as NIMBB graduate students discuss their research plans and experimental designs. Attend the zoom meeting using the link below. Join the meeting


MS Thesis Defense: Weand Ybañez

An online MS thesis defense entitled “Hormones, clocks and cancer: Probing the functional role of KLF9 in the link between circadian disruption and breast cancer” by Weand S. Ybañez, 14 January 2022 (Friday), 2


Prof. Cynthia T. Hedreyda (1955-2021)

The Faculty and Staff of the National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (NIMBB) of U.P. Diliman are saddened to announce the passing of Prof. Cynthia T. Hedreyda in the


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