Welcome to the Philippine Genome Center, a genomics-focused multidisciplinary research unit of the University of the Philippines. PGC combines basic and applied research for the development of health diagnostics and therapeutic products and process, and improved agriculture and aquatics resources. It was established during the 1246th UP Board of Regents meeting on July 31, 2009 . Get to know our Mission & Goals, History, Structure and Genetic Makeup. Information about the modern facilities and services of the PGC are found under Facilities, and the current priority programs and research projects are under R&D. Learn more about Genomics and Bioinformatics and its various applications through PGC’s educational activities.