May 2017

  • Congratulations to Faith and Adi for their successful master's thesis presentations!!!

April 2017

  • Congratulations to Jeric for successfully presenting his thesis proposal!
  • Congratulations to Adi for his papers on the importance of microRNAs and bacteria in the coral thermal stress response!

January 2017

  • Congratulations to Chy for successfully presenting her thesis proposal!

November 2016

  • Adi joins the North South Atlantic training transect (NoSoAT2016)from Bremerhaven to Cape Town on the RV Polarstern

October 2016

  • Congratulations to Jake for successfully presenting his thesis proposal!
  • Congratulations to Tin for her paper on the sponge stress transcriptome!
  • Congratulations to Jeric for his paper on coral larval behavior!

September 2016

  • Tin begins gradschool at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology. Best of luck from the MMBL!

July 2016

  • MMBL hosts student interns from the Philippine Science Highschool

March 2016

  • Congratulations to Mike for successfully defending his thesis proposal!
  • Adi attends the 2016 Winter School on Introduction to Complexity Science at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

February 2016

  • Congratulations to Leo for successfully defending his thesis on the response of a coral-associated microbial community to thermal stress!

January 2016

  • Congratulations to Tin for her paper on demosponge transcriptomes!

October 2015

  • MMBL members present their work at the 13th National Symposium in Marine Science hosted by the Philippine Association of Marine Science in General Santos City

September 2015

  • Congratulations to Adi for successfully defending his thesis proposal!

August 2015

  • Tin, Leomir and C present their work at the 2015 Gordon Research Conference on Marine Molecular Ecology at HKUST, Hong Kong
  • Adi attends the 2015 Croucher Summer Course on Climate Change and Marine Ecosystems at HKUST, Hong Kong

June 2015

  • MMBL hosts student interns from the University of the Philippines, Visayas

April 2015

  • Adi joins a research cruise to the West Palawan Shelf
  • Leomir is awarded a Biodiversity Conservation Grant by the UP Marine Science Institute. Congratulations!

December 2014

  • Faith is awarded a BML Thesis Grant. Congratulations!
  • Alex attends the Winter Course on the Evolution of Complex Systems at OIST in Okinawa, Japan

October 2014

  • Tin attends the Workshop for High-Throughput Sequence Analysis at OIST in Okinawa, Japan
  • Tin presents a poster at the 2nd Asian Marine Biology Symposium in Jeju, South Korea

September 2014

  • Congratulations to Leomir and Faith for successfully defending their thesis proposals!

May 2014

  • Adi joins the pioneering research cruise to the Benham Rise in the Northeastern Philippines, Western Pacific Ocean

April 2014

  • Andrian and Christine present posters at the WESTPAC 9th International Scientific Symposium in Nha Trang, Vietnam

October 2013

  • Adi and Tin present their work at the 12th Annual Symposium of the Philippine Association of Marine Science in Tacloban, Leyte