Research and Development

Current Involvements

● PEOPLES
● FILIPINO GENOME
RESEARCH PROJECT (FGRP)
● BAT MITOGENOME
● PHILIPPINE EAGLE GENOME
● HAWKSBILL TURTLE
SARS-CoV2
● MICROBIAL BARCODING
● iWAS

Research Collaborations

Submitted Research Proposals

Varietal improvement of banana using state-of-the-art Omics technologies against various biotic and abiotic stresses. 

Collaborators:

  • BPI – Davao National Crop Research and Development Center;
  • University of Southeastern Philippines Tagum (USeP Tagum);
  • UPLB – Institute of Plant Breeding;
  • UP Mindanao/PGC Mindanao

Ensuring Philippine's food security by harnessing gene pool of Philippine's Adlay via state-of-art Omics technologies

Collaborators:

  • Department of Agriculture – Region XI;
  • University of Science and Technology of the Philippines,
  • Claveria (USTP – Claveria);
  • Central Mindanao University (CMU);
  • UP Mindanao/PGC Mindanao

SOUTHERN PHILIPPINES MEDICAL CENTER (SPMC) AND DR. GLORIA REYES

  • Filipino ACE2 Gene Project
 

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MINDANAO

  • USM-AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER (Mindanao’s priority crops)

CARAGA STATE UNIVERSITY

  • Department of Biological Sciences (Schistosomiasis, biodiversity, Mindanao plant endemic species)

MSU – ILIGAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

  • Department of Biological Sciences (Abaca, biodiversity, Mindanao plant endemic species)

JOSE RIZAL MEMORIAL STATE UNIVERSITY – TAMPILISAN

  • College of Agriculture (Animal science)

UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF THE SOUTHERN PHILIPPINES – CLAVERIA

  • College of Agriculture (Adlay, other priority crops)

AGUSAN DEL SUR STATE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY

  • College of Agriculture (Crops and animal science)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

  • REGION 10 (SARS-CoV2 sequencing)
 

JOSE RIZAL MEMORIAL STATE UNIVERSITY – TAMPILISAN (COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE CROPS, PLANT PATHOGEN AND PEST); MINDANAO STATE UNIVERSITY (MSU) – MARAWI (COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE (ANIMAL SCIENCE); GLOBAL EFFORT ON COVID-19 (GECO) PHILIPPINES 

  • RITM (SARS-CoV-2 Sequencing
 
MINDANA STATE UNIVERSITY (MSU) – GENERAL SANTOS CITY
  • Microbial Barcoding
  • AMR gene