WMSU and CMU biologists take PGC-Min training
Scientists from the Western Mindanao State University (WMSU) and the Central Mindanao University (CMU) arrived at UPMin on March 28, 2023, to take the Genome-Wide Association Studies (GWAS) training provided by the Philippine Genome Center Mindanao. The scientists paid a courtesy visit to Chancellor Lyre Anni Murao before proceeding to the training. The WMSU team availed of the training for their study on ZamPen chicken, a Niche Center in the Region (NICER) for R&D, supported by the DOST. The WMSU team was composed of Dr. Kay P. Ramos, Dr. Genelyn G. Madjos, Dr. Myrtle AnnE. Penarendo, and Mr. Femie Jhay F. Maatubang. The CMU team was composed of Dr. Mark Lloyd G. Dapar, Dr. Chris Rey M. Lituanas, Ms. Karen Gem D. Ares, Ms. Marla Luz C. Capin, and Mr. Josipino B. Malaki, Jr. PGC-Min's Ms. Joan Acaso and Science Research Associate Juliet L. Arieja guided the visiting team.