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

National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

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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 afternoon of 6 July 2021. She was 65. Prof. Hedreyda completed her B.S. Biology and M.S. Genetics degrees from the


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NIMBB Forums: Tiered Comparative Proteomics Unravels Complex Host-Pathogen Interactions

Learn the latest on proteomics and its potential to uncover the complex interplay between pathogen effectors and host function by attending the webinar “Tiered Comparative Proteomics Unravels Complex Host-Pathogen Interactions”, on 9 June 2022 at 11:00 UTC+8 featuring Dr Jennifer Lising Roxas. Register now by visiting or by clicking the button below. Register here!

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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 and hard-earned results on 30-31 May 2022 from 8:00 – 11:30 UTC+8. Register now using the link below.   Register here!

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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 in Filipino young-onset colorectal cancer patients” on May 25, 2022 at 15:00 UTC+8.  Register here!


The Hack for XDP
XDP Hackathon
NIMBB Market Survey
GPS para sa F2F: Eleksyon Edition
Guidelines for Class Activities under Different Alert Levels
UPD Guidelines for the Gradual Reopening of Face-to-Face Classes