Tag: University of the Philippines Los Banos
Philippine mango leaves found with anti-aging, whitening properties – UPLB study
Philippine mango leaves' extracts have shown great potential as cosmetics ingredients with good antioxidant, anti-aging, and whitening properties, based on a study conducted by the National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology of the University of the Philippines Los Baños.
8 Philippine university scientists named in Asia’s Top 100
Eight Philippine university scientists have been named to the 2021 Asian Scientist 100 which honors outstanding researchers in the region.
UP scientist develops bio-fertilizer to improve sugarcane yield
University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) scientist Dr. Virginia M. Padilla has developed Nutrio, a foliar spray bio-fertilizer that improves the growth and yield of sugarcane.
Covid queue calculator made by UP-DLSU team predicts when to get vaccine
This Covid queue calculator made by civil engineer Kenneth Alambra from the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) and Reina Sagnip, a De La Salle University-Manila (DLSU Manila) graduate, can predict when you can get the vaccine.
UP scientists save world’s only freshwater sardine Tawilis from species extinction
University of the Philippines (UP) scientists have saved the world’s only freshwater sardine locally known as "tawilis" (Sardinella tawilis) from possible extinction.
UP Los Baños rice scientist appointed United Nations Food Systems champion
University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) rice scientist Dr. Glenn Gregorio has been appointed as a United Nations (UN) Food Systems Champion of the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit.
UP Los Baños celebrates Filipinas with newly developed gumamela hybrid
A new hybrid of the tropical flower hibiscus, known locally as gumamela, has been developed in the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB).
University of the Philippines develops natural plant growth booster
Researchers from the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) have developed HormoGroe, a low-cost and natural root growth enhancer soon to be made available to Filipino farmers.
Masungi Georeserve snail species discovered by UP Los Baños scientists
A new land snail subspecies at Masungi Georeserve in Rizal discovered by scientists from the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) has been officially published.
UP Los Baños edible landscaping starter kits to help families create home gardens
University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) edible landscaping (EL) starter kits are helping families secure their food source with home gardens.
UP, Ateneo, UST young scientists compete for National Talent Awards
Five young scientists from the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD), Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU), and the University of Santo Tomas (UST) are competing for the 2020 NAST Talent Search for Young Scientists to be awarded on July 10, 2020.
Pangasinan Kindness Station of UPLB agripreneur Anjanette Tadena provides for indigent families
UPLB alumna and agripreneur Anjanette Tadena started a “Kindness Station” In Pangasinan to provide for the basic grocery needs of farmers and indigent families during the Luzon-wide lockdown.