BREAKTHROUGHS

 

Diamondback moth (DBM) larvae grown on cabbage seedlings for insecticide resistance experiments. (Photo by Dr. Anita Bautista, UP-PGC)

Making resistance futile

More than a century ago, a scientist named A.L. Melander wrote an article in the Journal of Economic Entomology on ...
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Dr. Luis Sison at his technopreneurship class at the UP Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute. (Photo by Bong Arboleda, UP MPRO)

Making it in the marketplace

In that most technical of colleges in UP Diliman, the College of Engineering, is an advanced course with a different ...
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International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 61 (2017) 44-50. doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2017.05.017

From genotype shift to HIV epidemic

Reports indicate that HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infections in the Philippines have reached epidemic proportions ...
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A Pahinungod volunteer lives up to the spirit of The Oblation. (Photo courtesy of UPLB Ugnayan ng Pahinungod)

Ensouling the Iskolar ng Bayan

Seeing signs of diminishing social responsibility among students in the early 1990s, UP instituted a program to encourage volunteer service ...
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The Avila family, ID 179 beneficiaries in Gawad Kalinga, Matandang Balara, Quezon City

Uplifting lives through interior design

In an era of soul-searching in UP in the early 1990s, the Interior Design (ID) program saw an opportunity to ...
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IT vs. TB

IT vs. TB

Tuberculosis has been an age-old scourge for Filipinos, killing 14,000 in 2015 (according to data from the Department of Health, ...
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