Genomics for a better Philippines


The Philippine Genome Center (PGC), a genomics-focused multidisciplinary research unit of the University of the Philippines (System) is located at the PGC Building, A. Maria Regidor Street, National Science Complex, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City. PGC offers a full range of DNA sequencing services from single gene sequencing to high-throughput sequencing and a suite of Bioinformatics services from scripting to full project workflows. In fulfilling its mandates, the PGC welcomes collaborations on research, capacity building, and institutional linkages for the development of genome-based applications.

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SARS-CoV-2 lineage P.3 first detected in the Philippines…

In an update dated May 31, 2021 released by the World Health Organization2, an expert group convened by the WHO has come up with a new nomenclature system in naming SARS-CoV-2 genetic lineages which will be easier for use by ...
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NEWS & EVENTS


PGC Mindanao detects presence of African Swine Fever…
The Philippine Genome Center (PGC) Mindanao started its initiative to detect the presence of ASF virus in the region in ...
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SARS-CoV-2 lineage P.3 first detected in the Philippines…
In an update dated May 31, 2021 released by the World Health Organization2, an expert group convened by the WHO ...
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In Vitro Lipid-lowering Properties of the Fruits of…
Bince Russo A. Crieta, Arvin Paul P. Tuaño, Mary Ann O. Torio, Jeric C. Villanueva, Prince Joseph V. Gaban, Katherine ...
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PGC SARS-CoV-2 Bulletin No. 7: Detection and characterization…
Through the biosurveillance efforts of the UP Philippine Genome Center (PGC), National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Department of ...
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