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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Register to the PBEF-IB webinar on April 29,…

A webinar hosted by the Program on Biodiversity, Ethnicity, and Forensics of the Philippine Genome Center and the Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines Diliman Focusing on Philippine Biodiversity: The Philippine BioGenome Project The Philippine BioGenome Project (PBGP) is a research initiative headed by the PGC Program on Biodiversity, Ethnicity, and Forensics (PBEF). The PBGP aims to establish a national collaborative network of universities, research institutes, and agencies to sequence and catalog the complete genome of selected Philippine taxa. REGISTER APRIL 29, 2022 | 8:35 AM, Mnl time Twitter Facebook-f Previous Next BackgroundThe Philippines is one of the world’s 17 most biodiverse countries1. Different programs have been implemented to characterize Philippine endemism and reduce the loss of our biodiversity. The Philippine Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (PBSAP), which started in 2015 and will end in 2028, is the third time the Philippines ratified its participation in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). Enabling or supporting program interventions include engagement in biodiversity conservation-related research and strengthening policy for biodiversity conservation.Critical areas in biodiversity conservation include identifying all flora and fauna ...
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Public Consultation for the UP Policies on Human…
A webinar for the public consultation on the UP Policies on Human Biobanks Public Consultation for the UP Policies on ...
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Register to the PBEF-IB webinar on April 29,…
A webinar hosted by the Program on Biodiversity, Ethnicity, and Forensics of the Philippine Genome Center and the Institute of ...
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Call for Applications: PGC Bioinformatics Training & Internship…
BackgroundThe Philippine Genome Center (PGC) Core Facility for Bioinformatics is inviting Filipino college students and young professionals in science and ...
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Call for Applications: Metagenomics Bioinformatics Workshop
The PGC Core Facility for Bioinformatics, together with Noveaulab and PacBio, are conducting a two-day online training workshop on the ...
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