From July 16-17, 2015 (Thursday-Friday), the UST College of Science will co-host the symposium entitled ‘Biodiversity and Environmental Medicine in South East and East Asia based on molecular biology 2015,” with Nagoya City University, Japan.

Presenting their papers are Science Dean John Donnie Ramos, PhD, and researchers Rey Donne Papa, PhD and Allan Patrick Macabero, Dr. rer. Nat.

Presenting posters will be Maureen Sabit, Jennifer Marles Yap and Pia Marie Albano.

The symposium is a part of the implementing activities of the Memorandum of Understanding signed between UST and NCU. This is the 2nd joint symposium between the 2 universities; the first one was held in UST in 2013.