Biology

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi kami membekali mahasiswa dengan teori ilmiah yang kuat dan penerapan teknologi yang praktis di bidang ini. Biologi adalah bidang multidisipliner yang terus berkembang dan menyentuh berbagai aspek kehidupan masa kini. Lulusan kami akan siap berkontribusi serta menghasilkan berbagai ide dan produk inovatif dalam berbagai sektor, termasuk dalam sektor kesehatan, industri, dan lingkungan.

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Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Jurusan Biologi – Fakultas Sains dan Teknologi UPH

Biology.

Our Biology program equips students with solid scientific theories and the practical applications of technology in Biology, an ever-evolving, multi-discipline field that touches many facets of modern life. Our graduates will be well prepared to contribute and come up with innovative ideas and products in many different sectors, including medical, industrial, and environmental sector.

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Graduate Profile.

A graduate who is:

  • Able to assist in managing and leading a research in biology or the medical field in a university, a research institution or industry.
  • Able to create business opportunities with products using biotechnology.
  • An educator and researcher in the field of Biotechnology.

What Will I Study.

You will learn things related to biotechnology, such as:

  • Processes in cells, cell cultures and systems
  • Biotechnology business and related science/technology to increase productivity and make biotechnology products
  • The latest biotechnology information developments from the fields of medicine, pharmacy, food, industry and the environment will also be discussed

*For course details, you can see on curriculum

What Will I Become.

Here are several career & prospective jobs for Biotechnology graduates:

  • Researcher
  • Entrepreneur or business manager
  • Biotechnology scholar
  • Biological laboratory technician
  • Food research and development officer
  • Quality assurance / control officer
  • Product development officer

It All Begins Here.

  • Bioteknologi itu ilmu baru yang menarik dan terus berkembang, sehingga peluang kariernya pun terbuka lebar.

    Diana Priyatno

    Biology - Research Assistant pada Mochtar Riady Institute for Nanotechnology ( MRIN)

  • Bioteknologi UPH mengutamakan transferable skill, dimana proses belajar dengan tutorial melatih mahasiswa untuk studi mandiri.

    Danny Laurent

    Biology 2013 - Penerima Beasiswa Pendidikan Indonesia (BPI) Master of Science in Biotechnology, University of Edinburgh, Scotland. Mahasiswa Program Doktor, Bidang Deteksi Kanker, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Study Plan.

Wawasan Dunia
Courses Credits
Pendidikan Agama Kristen / Pendidikan Agama Dunia
Logika Terapan / Critical Thinking
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 1 / Filsafat Ilmu
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 2 / Etika
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 3 / Sejarah Pemikiran
Pengenalan Diri
Courses Credits
Pendidikan Kewarganegaraan
Pancasila
Pengantar Ilmu Alam
Bahasa Indonesia / BIPA
General English
Kecakapan Akademik
Kesehatan dan Kebugaran
1st Semester
Courses Credits
Biologi Umum 4
Pengantar Bioteknologi 4
Kalkulus 3
Kimia Dasar & Organik 4
Logika Terapan 2
TOEFL IBT Preparation 2
Kecakapan Akademik 0
2nd Semester
Courses Credits
Biologi Sel 4
Genetika 3
Biostatistika 3
Biokimia 4
Bahasa Indonesia 2
Pendidikan Kewarganegaraan 2
Kesehatan dan Kebugaran 0
3rd Semester
Courses Credits
Kesehatan dan Kebugaran 4
Bahasa Inggris 2
Pancasila 2
4th Semester
Courses Credits
Biologi Molekuler 4
Mikrobiologi Dasar 3
Anatomi dan Fisiologi Manusia 4
Pangan Fungsional dan Nutraceutical 3
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 1 / Filsafat Ilmu Pengetahuan 4
Kepemimpinan 2
5th Semester
Courses Credits
Teknologi Rekombinan DNA I 3
Mikrobiologi Lanjutan 4
Biodiversitas 2
Bioinformatika 2
Imunologi 4
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 2 / Etika 4
6th Semester
Courses Credits
Teknologi Rekombinan DNA II 3
Bioinstrumentasi 2
Wawasan Dunia Kristen 3 / Sejarah Pemikiran 4
7th Semester
Courses Credits
Kultur Jaringan Hewan 2
Kultur Jaringan Tanaman 2
Metodologi Penelitian 2
Teknologi Bioproses dan Fermentasi 3
Teknik Enzimologi 4
Mata Kuliah Pilihan 5
8th Semester
Courses Credits
Biosains Terapan 3
Genetika Molekuler 3
Seminar 1
Bioteknologi Farmasi 3
Nutrigenomik 3
Bioteknologi Lingkungan 3
Mata Kuliah Pilihan 3
9th Semester
Courses Credits
Kerja Praktek 3
10th Semester
Courses Credits
Tugas Akhir 6
Mata Kuliah Pilihan 6
Seminar Riset 1
Mata Kuliah Pilihan
Courses Credits
Bioteknologi Kedokteran 2
Bioteknologi Kelautan 2
Kapita Selekta 2
Komunikasi Profesional 2
Kewirausahaan 3
Bioentrepreneurship 3
Diagnostik Molekuler 2
Produk Berbasis Bahan Alam 2
Mikrobiologi Kesehatan 2
Study Fee
Total Study Fee Rp236.750.000

*) The price covers all tuition fee during normal study period according to valid curriculum

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Our Facilities.

LECTURERS.

Dela Rosa,
M.M., M.Sc., Apt.

Dean of Faculty of Health Sciences

apt. Dela Rosa, M.M., M.Sc. is the Dean of Faculty of Health Sciences. She teaches Farmasetika Dasar, Farmasetika Lanjutan, Botani Farmasi, Farmakognosi, Fitokimia, Farmasi Bahan Alam, Fitoterapi dan Jamu, and Kimia Medisinal. courses. Her areas of interest include natural ingredient pharmacy, pharmacognosy, and phytochemicals. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy with Pharmacist Profession from Universitas Padjajaran, Master’s Degree in Management from Universitas Katolik Parahyangan, and Master’s Degree of Science in Natural Ingredient Pharmacy from Universiteit Leiden.

Journal Publications:

  • Antioxidant and Anti-Melanogenic Activities of Pakoba Leaves (Syzygium sp.) from North Celebes
  • Antibacterial of Polyscias scuttelaria against Acinetobacter sp
  • Perbandingan Aktivitas Antibakteri dan Antijamur Antara Lengkuas (Alpinia galangal) dan Jahe (Zingiber officinale)
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Dr. Reinhard Pinontoan

Department Chair of Biotechnology

Dr. Reinhard Pinontoan is the Department Chair of Biotechnology Study Program. His areas of interest include environmental science, and health science. He earned his Doctoral Degree in Agricultural Science from Nagoya University, and a Post-doctoral Training on Cancer Research Nagoya University Bioscience and Biotechnology Center and Shanghai Cancer Institute.

Education:

  • 1997 - Doctor in Agriculture Science. Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
  • 1994 - Master in Agriculture Science. Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
  • 1989 - Bachelor of Science. Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor, Indonesia
Post Doctoral Training:
  • 2005 - Training programme on cancer research. Shanghai Cancer Institute, Shanghai, China
  • 1999-2001 - Post-doctoral fellowship at Nagoya university Bioscience and Biotechnology Center, Nagoya, Japan
Work Experiences:
  • 2006-now - Lecturer, Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • 2001-2004 - Research associate, Research and Education Center for Genetics Information, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara, Japan
  • 1997-1999 - Lecturer/ Researcher (講師。研究機関研究員), Nagoya University Bioscience and Biotechnology Center, Nagoya, Japan
Awards:
  • Postdoctoral fellowship for foreign researcher, Japanese Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS)
    1999-2001
  • Scholarship recipient, Yoneyama Rotary International Foundation (Japan)
    1996-1997
  • Scholarship recipient, Asahi Glass Foundation (Japan)
    1994-1996
  • Scholarship recipient, Aichi prefecture Government Foundation (Japan)
    1991-1994
Journal Publications:
  1. Michelle, Siregar, R. A. N., Sanjaya, A., Lucy, J., & Pinontoan, R. (2020). Methylene blue decolorizing bacteria isolated from water sewage in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Biodiversitas Journal of Biological Diversity, 21(3), 1136-1141. doi: 10.13057/biodiv/d210338
  2. Lucy, J., Raharjo, P. F., Elvina, E., Florencia, L., Susanti, A. I., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Clot lysis activity of Bacillus subtilis G8 isolated from Japanese fermented natto soybeans. Applied Food Biotechnology, 6(2), 101-109. doi: 10.22037/afb.v6i2.22479
  3. Angelia, C., Sanjaya, A., Tanudjaja, E., Victor, H., Cahyani, A. D., Tan, T. J., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Characterization of alpha-amylase from Aspergillus niger aggregate F isolated from a fermented cassava gatot grown in potato peel waste medium. Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 47(3), 364-371. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1811.11011
  4. Wong, H. –L*., Pinontoan, R*., Hayashi, K., Tabata, R., Yaeno, T., Hasegawa, K., Kojima, C., Yoshioka, H., Iba, K., Kawasaki, T., & Shimamoto, K. (2007). Regulation of NADPH oxidase by binding of small GTPase Rac and Ca2+ with the N-terminal extension in rice. Plant Cell, 19(12), 4022-4034. doi: 10.1105/tpc.107.055624 (*Co-first author)
  5. Pinontoan, R., Krystofova, S., Kawano, T., Mori, I.C., Iida, H., & Muto, S. (2002). Phenylethylamine induces an increase in cytosolic Ca2+ in yeast. Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry, 66(5), 1069-1074. doi: 10.1271/bbb.66.1069
  6. Kawano, T., Pinontoan, R., Hosoya, H., & Muto, S. (2002). Monoamine-dependent production of reactive oxygen species catalyzed by pseudoperoxidase activity of human hemoglobin. Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry, 66(6), 1224-1232. doi: 10.1271/bbb.66.1224
  7. Anderca, M.I., Furuichi, T., Pinontoan, R., & Muto, S. (2002). Identification of a mitochondrial nucleoside diphosphate kinase from the green alga Dunaliella tertiolecta. Plant Cell and Physiology, 43(11), 1276-1284. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcf155
  8. Mori, I.C., Pinontoan, R., Kawano, T., & Muto, S. (2001). Involvement of superoxide generation in salicylic acid-induced stomatal closure in Vicia faba. Plant and Cell Physiology, 42(12), 1383-1388. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pce176
  9. Pinontoan, R., Yuasa, T., Anderca, M. I., Matsuoka, T., Mori, H. & Muto, S. (2000). Cloning of a cDNA encoding a 66-kDa Ca2+-dependent protein kinase (CDPK) from Dunnaliella tertiolecta (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology, 36(3), 545-552. doi: 10.1046/j.1529-8817.2000.99185.x
  10. Kawano, T., Pinontoan, R., Uozumi, N., Morimitsu, Y., Miyake, C., Asada, K., & Muto, S. (2000). Phenylethylamine-induced generation of reactive oxygen species and ascorbate free radicals in tobacco suspension culture: Mechanism of oxidative burst mediating Ca2+ influx. Plant and Cell Physiology, 41(11), 1259-1266. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcd053
  11. Kawano, T., Pinontoan, R., Uozumi, N., Miyake, C., Asada, K., Kolattudy, P. E., & Muto, S. (2000). Aromatic monoamine-induced immediate oxidative burst leading to an increase in cytosolic Ca2+ concentration in Tobacco suspension culture. Plant and Cell Physiology, 41(11), 1251-1258. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcd052
  12. Furuse, M., Matsumoto, M., Pinontoan, R., Saito, N., Sugahara, K., & Hasegawa, S. (1999). Intracerebroventricular injection of glucagon-like peptide-I inhibit water intake of the neonatal chick. Japanese Poultry Science, 36(4), 229-235. doi: 10.2141/jpsa.36.229
  13. Yaman, M. A., Kita, K., Pinontoan, R., & Okumura, J. (1998). Influence of refeeding with vitamin, mineral and fiber on protein synthesis and messenger ribonucleic acid content in the liver and muscle of fasted chicks. Journal of Animal Science, 11(5), 545-549. doi: 10.5713/ajas.1998.545
  14. Pinontoan, R., Okumura, J., & Muramatsu, T. (1997). Effect of extra-embryonic membranes on whole-body protein synthesis of chicken embryos in a stationary culture. Animal Science and Technology, 68(8), 748-751. doi: 10.2508/chikusan.68.748
  15. Pinontoan, R., Okumura, J., & Muramatsu, T. (1997). Effects of chicken embryo extract and epidermal growth factor on whole-body protein synthesis in cultured chicken embryos. Animal Science and Technology, 68(4), 377-380. doi: 10.2508/chikusan.68.377
  16. Muramatsu, T., Pinontoan, R., & Okumura, J. (1995). Biopotency of fetal bovine serum, and insulin and insulin-like growth factors I and II in enhancing whole-body protein synthesis of chicken embryos cultured in vitro. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology C Pharmacology Toxicology Endocrinology, 111(2), 281-286. doi: 10.1016/0742-8413(95)00049-t
  17. Pinontoan, R., Okumura, J., & Muramatsu, T. (1994). Tu-chung (Eucommia ulmoides) leaf extract does not enhance whole-body protein synthesis in the chicken embryo cultured in vitro. Japanese Poultry Science, 31(5), 363-367. doi: 10.2141/jpsa.31.363
  18. Pinontoan, R., Okumura, J., & Muramatsu, T. (1994). Chicken whole-embryo culture as a quick and convenient system for searching physiologically active compounds. Kobayashi, T., Kitagawa, Y. and Okumura, K. Eds. Animal Cell Technology: Basic and Applied Aspects, 6, 475-479. doi: 10.1007/978-94-011-0848-5_72
  19. Kita, K., Nakagawa, S., Pinontoan, R., Okumura, J., & Muramatsu, T. (1993). Protein synthesis measured in the whole body of chick embryos cultured in vitro. British Poultry Science, 34(5): 1043-1047. doi: 10.1080/00071669308417664
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Lucy Jap,
M.Sc.MED

Lecturer

Lucy Jap, M.Sc.MED is a Lecturer of Biology Study Program. She earned her Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences from University of Bradford and Master of Science in Medicine from University of Sydney.

Education:

  • 2014 - Master of Science in Medicine. University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales
  • 2011 - Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences program. University of Bradford-MDIS, Queenstown, Singapore
  • 2008 - Integrated/Diploma in Biomedical Sciences (IPBMS/ADBMS). Republic Polytechnic, Woodlands, Singapore
Work Experiences:
  • 2014-2019 - Lecturer/Manager, Biology Department. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • Research Intern. Westmead Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
  • Clinic Assistant. K.O. Chan Medical Services, Singapore
  • Patient Service Officer. Mount Alvernia Hospital, Singapore
Journal Publications:
  1. Clot lysis activity of Bacillus subtilis G8 isolated from Japanese fermented Natto Soybeans
    Applied Food Biotechnology, 2019
  2. Isolation of streptococcus thermophilus and lactobacillus delbrueckii as starter culture candidate originated from Indonesian cow’s milk
    Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 2018
  3. Lucy, J., Florencia, L., Elvina, E., Stefani, D., & Susanti, A. I. (2017). Efek pemberian temulawak terhadap berat badan dan sistem imun mencit BALB/c. Journal of Science and Technology, 1(1), 32-50.
  4. Budhisatria, R., Rosaria, R., Jap, L., & Tan, T. J. (2017). In vitro and in vivo prebiotic activities of purified oligosaccharides derived from various local bananas (Musa sp.): Tanduk, Uli, Raja Sereh, and Cavendish. Microbiology Indonesia, 11(2), 55-61. doi: 10.5454/mi.11.2.3
  5. Michelle, Siregar, R. A. N., Sanjaya, A., Lucy, J., & Pinontoan, R. (2020). Methylene blue decolorizing bacteria isolated from water sewage in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Biodiversitas Journal of Biological Diversity, 21(3), 1136-1141. doi: 10.13057/biodiv/d210338
  6. Sugata, M., Wiriadi, P. F., Lucy, J., & Tan, T. J. (2019). Total lipid and omega-3 content in Pangasius catfish (Pangasius pangasius) and milkfish (Chanos chanos) Indonesia. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 25(1), 163-169. doi: 10.31246/mjn-2018-0137
  7. Juvi, D., Sthefanie, Sugata, M., Lucy, J., Andrian, D., Rizkinata, D., Michelle, & Tan, T. J. (2019). Evaluation of microencapsulated local isolates Lactobacillus casei 97/L3 and Lactobacillus delbrueckii 94/L4 for improved probiotic and yogurt starter culture application. Korean Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 47(2), 211–219. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1810.10023
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Tan Tjie Jan

Lecturer

Dr. Tan Tjie Jan is a lecturer of Biotechnology Study Program. He earned his Diploma in Microbiological Genetics from Institute for Genetics, Cologne University in Cologne, Germany, and Doctoral Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from Pharmaceutical Institute, Bonn University in Bonn, Germany.

Education:

  • 1985 - Doctoral degree in pharmaceutical chemistry, Pharmaceutical Institute, Bonn University, Bonn, Germany
  • 1979 - Diplom degree in Microbiological Genetics. Institute for Genetics, Cologne University, Cologne, Germany
Post Doctoral Training:
  • 1986-1989 - Research fellowship program in animal biotechnology, Animal Science Department, Ohio State University, Ohio Agricultural Research & Development Center, Wooster, Ohio, USA
Work Experiences:
  • 2008-now - Lecturer, Biology Department, Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • 1992-2007 - R&D Manager/Consultant in Pharmaceutical & Food Industries, Indonesia
  • 1989-1992 - Staff Scientist in research area of protein biochemistry, Department for Molecular Biology, Max-Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany
  • 1982-1985 - Teaching Assistantship at Pharmaceutical Institute, Bonn University, Bonn, Germany
Journal Publications:
  1. Angelia, C., Sanjaya, A., Tanudjaja, E., Victor, H., Cahyani, A. D., Tan, T. J., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Characterization of alpha-amylase from Aspergillus niger aggregate F isolated from a fermented cassava gatot grown in potato peel waste medium. Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 47(3), 364-371. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1811.11011
  2. Juvi, D., Sthefanie, Sugata, M., Lucy, J., Andrian, D., Rizkinata, D., Michelle, & Tan, T. J. (2019). Evaluation of microencapsulated local isolates Lactobacillus casei 97/L3 and Lactobacillus delbrueckii 94/L4 for improved probiotic and yogurt starter culture application. Korean Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 47(2), 211–219. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1810.10023
  3. Sugata, M., Wiriadi, P. F., Lucy, J., & Tan, T. J. (2019). Total lipid and omega-3 content in Pangasius catfish (Pangasius pangasius) and milkfish (Chanos chanos) Indonesia. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 25(1), 163-169. doi: 10.31246/mjn-2018-0137
  4. Budhisatria, R., Rosaria, R., Jap, L., & Tan, T. J. (2017). In vitro and in vivo prebiotic activities of purified oligosaccharides derived from various local bananas (Musa sp.): Tanduk, Uli, Raja Sereh, and Cavendish. Microbiology Indonesia, 11(2), 55-61. doi: 10.5454/mi.11.2.3
  5. Strom, M., Vollmer, P., Tan, T. J., & Gallwitz, D. (1993). A yeast GTPase-activating protein that interacts specifically with a member of the Ypt/Rab family. Nature, 361(6414), 736-739. doi: 10.1038/361736a0
  6. Tan, T. J., Vollmer, P., & Gallwitz, D. (1991). Identification and partial purification of GTPase-activating proteins from yeast and mammalian cells that preferentially act on Ypt1/Rab1 proteins. FEBS Letter, 291(2), 322-326. doi: 10.1016/0014-5793(91)81312-V
  7. Becker, J., Tan, T. J., Trepte, H. H., & Gallwitz, D. (1991). Mutational analysis of the putative effector domain of the GTP-binding Ypt1 protein in yeast suggests specific regulation by a novel GAP activity. The EMBO Journal, 10(4), 785-792. doi: 10.1002/j.1460-2075.1991.tb08010.x
  8. Gallwitz, D., Becker, J., Benli, M., Hengst, L., Mosrin-Huaman, C., Mundt, M., Tan, T. J., Vollmer, P., & Wichmann, H. (1991). The YPT-branch of the ras superfamily of gtp-binding proteins in yeast: functional importance of the putative effector region. In Spandidos, D. A. (eds.) The Superfamily of ras-Related Genes (pp. 121-128). Boston: Springer
  9. Tan, T. J., Schober, D. A., & Simmen, F. A. (1990). Fibroblast mitogens in swine milk include an epidermal growth factor related peptide. Regulatory Peptide, 27(1), 61-74. doi: 10.1016/0167-0115(90)90205-b
  10. Pachaly, P., Tan, T. J.. (1986). Alkaloide aus tiliacora triandra diels (menispermaceae), 3. mitt. 1. die struktur von tilianangin, einem neuen bisbenzylisochinolin‐alkaloid. Archiv der Pharmazie, 319(10), 872-877. doi: 10.1002/ardp.19863191003
  11. Pachaly, P., & Tan, T. J. (1986) Alkaloide aus tiliacora triandra diels (menispermaceae), 2. mitt. 1. yanangin, ein neues bisbenzylisochinolin‐alkaloid. Archiv der Pharmazie, 319(9), 841-849. doi: 10.1002/ardp.19863190912
  12. Pachaly, P., Tan, T., J., Khosravian, H., & Klein, M. (1986). Alkaloide aus tiliacora triandra diels (menispermaceae), 1. mitt. 1. die struktur von yanangcorinin, einem neuen bisbenzylisochinolin‐alkaloid. Archiv der Pharmazie, 319(2), 126-133. doi: 10.1002/ardp.19863190207
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Marcelia Sugata

Lecturer

Marcelia Sugata, M.Sc. is a Lecturer of Biology Study Program. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Institut Teknologi Bandung and Master of Science in Biotechnology from Asia University.

Education:

  • 2015 - Master of Science in Biotechnology. Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan
  • 2012 - Bachelor of Science in Biology program. Bandung Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia
Work Experiences:
  • 2016-now - Lecturer, Biology Department. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • 2012-2015 - Research Assistant. Institute of Biological Chemistry, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2014 - Teaching Assistant. Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan
Awards:
  • Best Paper Award Winner for “Reformulation of Mice Fodder with Encapsulated Lactobacillus fermentum E5”, International Conference on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Technology, Swiss-German University, Indonesia
    2018
  • 2nd Winner for Oral Presentation “Anti-inflammation and Anti-cancer Activity of Anthocyanin from Purple Sweet Potato”, Biomedical Seminar of China Medical University and Asian University, Taiwan
    2014
  • Scholarship recipient, Asia University (Taiwan)
    2013-2015
Journal Publications:
  1. Anti-Inflammatory and Anticancer Activities of Taiwanese Purple-Fleshed Sweet Potatoes (Ipomoea batatas L. Lam) Extracts
    BioMed Research International, 2015
  2. Evaluation of microencapsulated local isolates Lactobacillus easel 97/L3 and Lactobacillus delbrueckii 94/L4 for improved probiotic and yogurt starter culture application
    Korean Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2019
  3. Sugata, M., Widjajakusuma, J., Augestasia, A., Zacharia, A & Tan, T. J. (2020). The use of eggshell powder as calcium source in stabilizing expansive soil using Bacillus subtilis. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 1567(3): 032058. doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/1567/3/032058
  4. Widjajakusuma, J., Sugata, M., Changgrawinata, A., Jap, L., Zacharia, A. & Tan, T. J. (2019). Study on tropical organic soil stabilization based on biogrouting. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 620(1), 012032. doi: 10.1088/1757-899X/620/1/012032
  5. Sugata, M., Wiriadi, P. F., Lucy, J., & Tan, T. J. (2019). Total lipid and omega-3 content in Pangasius catfish (Pangasius pangasius) and milkfish (Chanos chanos) Indonesia. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 25(1), 163-169. doi: 10.31246/mjn-2018-0137
  6. Widjajakusuma, J., Jap, L., Sugata, M., Zakaria, A., Lie, F., & Tan, T. J. (2018). Studi awal biogrouting di Universitas Pelita Harapan. Konferensi Nasional Teknik Sipil, 12, MT9-14.
  7. Sugata, M., Widhitami, K.A., & Stefani, D. (2017). Pengembangan Medium Komersial untuk Pertumbuhan Thalassiosira sp. Seminar Nasional Sains, Rekayasa & Teknologi, E.03, V-9 – V-15.
  8. Wijaya, L. C., Charles, Sugata, M., Lucy, J., Susanti, A. I., & Tan, T. J. (2016). Examination of CRISPR/Cas system type ii-a in Streptococcus thermophilus isolated from local dairy product. The 6th Indonesian Biotechnology Conference, 484-490.
  9. Suantika, G., Aditiawati, P., Astuti, D. I., Anggraeni, J., Khoirunnas, R. F., Williantarra, I., & Sugata, M. (2010). Identification and optimization of indigenous probiotic bacteria against vibriosis syndrome isolated from Litopenaneus vannamei hatchery in Situbondo, East Java, Indonesia. The 3rd International Conference on Mathematics and Natural Sciences, 11, 226-233.
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Hans Victor,
S. Si., M. Si.

Lecturer

Hans Victor, S. SI., M. SI. is a lecturer of Biotechnology Study Program. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology Program from Universitas Pelita Harapan, and Master of Science in Biotechnology from Institut Teknologi Bandung.

Education:

  • 2017 - Master of Science in Biotechnology program. Bandung Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia
  • 2017 - The Genomics Era: the Future of Genetics in Medicine. St George's, University of London (Online course)
  • 2013 - Bachelor of Science in Biology program. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
Work Experiences:
  • 2017-now - Lecturer, Biology Department. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • 2016 - Genetic Engineering Laboratory Assistant. Bandung Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia
  • 2013 - Chemistry Laboratory Assistant. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
Journal Publications:
  1. Metabolite identification from biodegradation of congo red by Pichia sp.
    KnE Life Sciences, 2020
  2. Removal of malachite green toxicity using water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) biomass
    IOP Conference Series, 2019
  3. Optimasi proses untuk ekspresi gen endoglukanase dari Bacillus sp. RP1 oleh Escherichia coli BL21 (DE3)/egc
    Indonesian Journal of Biotechnology & Bioscience, 2018
  4. Angelia, C., Sanjaya, A., Tanudjaja, E., Victor, H., Cahyani, A. D., Tan, T. J., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Characterization of alpha-amylase from Aspergillus niger aggregate F isolated from a fermented cassava gatot grown in potato peel waste medium. Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 47(3), 364-371. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1811.11011 Pinontoan, R., Supandi, M. T., Andhika, J., Sutanto, M. I., & Victor, H. (2019)
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Astia Sanjaya,
M.S.

Lecturer

Astia Sanjaya, M.S. is a Lecturer of Biotechnology Study Program. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology Program from Universitas Pelita Harapan, and Master of Science in Immunology and Infectious Diseases from Washington State University in Pullman, Washington.

Education:

  • 2017 - Master of Science in Immunology and Infectious Diseases. Washington State University, Pullman, Washington
  • 2012 - Bachelor of Science in Biology program. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
Training:
  • The Genomics Era: the Future of Genetics in Medicine. St George's, University of London (Online course)
Work Experiences:
  • 2018-now - Head of Advanced Biology Laboratory. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • 2018-now - Lecturer, Biology Department. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • 2012-2015 - Biology Assistant Lecturer. Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang, Indonesia
  • 2011-2012 - Research Assistant (Intern). Eijkmann Institute for Molecular Biology, Jakarta, Indonesia
Journal Publications:
  1. Michelle, Siregar, R. A. N., Sanjaya, A., Lucy, J., & Pinontoan, R. (2020). Methylene blue decolorizing bacteria isolated from water sewage in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Biodiversitas Journal of Biological Diversity, 21(3), 1136-1141. doi: 10.13057/biodiv/d210338
  2. Angelia, C., Sanjaya, A., Tanudjaja, E., Victor, H., Cahyani, A. D., Tan, T. J., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Characterization of alpha-amylase from Aspergillus niger aggregate F isolated from a fermented cassava gatot grown in potato peel waste medium. Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 47(3), 364-371. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1811.11011
  3. Tan, T. J., & Sanjaya, A. (2018). Probiotics and Beyond. ISBN: 9786029779790
  4. Sanjaya A., Elder, J.R. & Shah, D.H. 2017. Identification of new CpG oligodeoxynucleotide motifs that induce expression of Interleukin-1beta and nitric oxide in avian macrophages. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 192, 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2017.08.005
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LECTURERS.

Dr. Reinhard Pinontoan

Department Chair of Biology
Dr. Reinhard Pinontoan is the Department Chair of Biology. His areas of interest include environmental science, and health science. He earned his Doctoral Degree in Agricultural Science from Nagoya University, and a Post-doctoral Training on Cancer Research Nagoya University Bioscience and Biotechnology Center and Shanghai Cancer Institute.

Awards:
  • Postdoctoral fellowship for foreign researcher, Japanese Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS)
    1999-2001
  • Scholarship recipient, Yoneyama Rotary International Foundation (Japan)
    1996-1997
  • Scholarship recipient, Asahi Glass Foundation (Japan)
    1994-1996
Journal Publications:
  • Michelle, Siregar, R. A. N., Sanjaya, A., Lucy, J., & Pinontoan, R. (2020). Methylene blue decolorizing bacteria isolated from water sewage in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Biodiversitas Journal of Biological Diversity, 21(3), 1136-1141. doi: 10.13057/biodiv/d210338
  • Lucy, J., Raharjo, P. F., Elvina, E., Florencia, L., Susanti, A. I., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Clot lysis activity of Bacillus subtilis G8 isolated from Japanese fermented natto soybeans. Applied Food Biotechnology, 6(2), 101-109. doi: 10.22037/afb.v6i2.22479
  • Angelia, C., Sanjaya, A., Tanudjaja, E., Victor, H., Cahyani, A. D., Tan, T. J., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Characterization of alpha-amylase from Aspergillus niger aggregate F isolated from a fermented cassava gatot grown in potato peel waste medium. Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 47(3), 364-371. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1811.11011
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Astia Sanjaya,
M.S.

Lecturer
Astia Sanjaya, M.S. is a Lecturer of Biotechnology Study Program. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology Program from Universitas Pelita Harapan, and Master of Science in Immunology and Infectious Diseases from Washington State University in Pullman, Washington.

Journal Publications:
  • Michelle, Siregar, R. A. N., Sanjaya, A., Lucy, J., & Pinontoan, R. (2020). Methylene blue decolorizing bacteria isolated from water sewage in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Biodiversitas Journal of Biological Diversity, 21(3), 1136-1141. doi: 10.13057/biodiv/d210338
  • Angelia, C., Sanjaya, A., Tanudjaja, E., Victor, H., Cahyani, A. D., Tan, T. J., & Pinontoan, R. (2019). Characterization of alpha-amylase from Aspergillus niger aggregate F isolated from a fermented cassava gatot grown in potato peel waste medium. Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 47(3), 364-371. doi: 10.4014/mbl.1811.11011
  • Tan, T. J., & Sanjaya, A. (2018). Probiotics and Beyond. ISBN: 9786029779790
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Dr. Bambang Kiranadi

Lecturer
Dr. Bambang Kiranadi is a lecturer of Biology Study Program. He earned his Bachelor of Science from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Master of Science in Instrumentation Methods of Chemical Analysis from University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, and PhD in Biological Sciences from University of East Anglia di Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom.

Publication Journals:
  • Wibudi, A., Kiranadi, B., Manalu, W., & Suyono, S. (2008). The traditional plant, Andrographis paniculata (Sambiloto), exhibits insulin-releasing actions in vitro. Acta Medica Indonesiana, 40(2), 63-68
  • Zaidy, A. B., Affandi, R., Kiranadi, B., Praptokardiyo, K., & Manalu, W. (2008). Pendayagunaan kalsium media perairan dalam proses ganti kulit dan konsekuensinya bagi pertumbuhan udang galah (Macrobrachium rosenbergii de Man). Jurnal Ilmu-Ilmu Perairan dan Perikanan Indonesia, 15(2), 117-125
  • Satyaningtijas, A. S., Maheshwari, H., Achmadi, P., Pribadi, W. A., Harpari, S., Jondriatno, D., Bustaman, I., & Kiranadi, B. (2014). Kinerja reproduksi tikus bunting akibat pemberian ekstrak etanol purwocen. Jurnal Kedokteran Hewan, 8(1), 35-37. doi: 10.21157/j.ked.hewan.v8i1.1253

Hans Victor,
S. Si., M. Si.

Lecturer
Hans Victor, S. SI., M. SI. is a lecturer of Biotechnology Study Program. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology Program from Universitas Pelita Harapan, and Master of Science in Biotechnology from Institut Teknologi Bandung.

Journal Publications:
  • Metabolite identification from biodegradation of congo red by Pichia sp.
    KnE Life Sciences, 2020
  • Removal of malachite green toxicity using water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) biomass
    IOP Conference Series, 2019
  • Optimasi proses untuk ekspresi gen endoglukanase dari Bacillus sp. RP1 oleh Escherichia coli BL21 (DE3)/egc
    Indonesian Journal of Biotechnology & Bioscience, 2018
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Dr. Juandy Jo

Lecturer
Dr. Juandy Jo is a lecturer at Department of Biology. He earned his Degree of Medical Doctor from Universitas Gadjah Mada in Yogyakarta, Master of Molecular Biology from University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, and Doctor rerum naturalium from Spemann Graduate School of Biology and Medicine, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany.

Selected Publications:
  • Assessment on anti-SARS-CoV-2 receptor-binding domain antibodies among CoronaVac-vaccinated Indonesian adults
    Clinical and Experimental Vaccine Research, 2022
  • Identification of peptides with tolerogenic potential in a hydrolysed whey-based infant formula
    Clinical and Experimental Allergy, 2018
  • Toll-like receptor 8 agonist and bacteria trigger potent activation of innate immune cells in human liver
    PLoS Pathogens, 2014
  • Analysis of CD8+T-cell-mediated inhibition of hepatitis C virus replication using a novel immunological model
    Gastroenterology, 2009
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Lucy Jap,
M.Sc.MED

Lecturer
Lucy Jap, M.Sc.MED is a Lecturer of Biology Study Program. She earned her Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences from University of Bradford and Master of Science in Medicine from University of Sydney.

Journal Publications:
  • Clot lysis activity of Bacillus subtilis G8 isolated from Japanese fermented Natto Soybeans
    Applied Food Biotechnology, 2019
  • Isolation of streptococcus thermophilus and lactobacillus delbrueckii as starter culture candidate originated from Indonesian cow’s milk
    Microbiology and Biotechnology Letters, 2018
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Marcelia Sugata,
M.Sc.

Lecturer
Marcelia Sugata, M.Sc. is a Lecturer of Biology Study Program. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Institut Teknologi Bandung and Master of Science in Biotechnology from Asia University.

Awards:
  • Best Paper Award Winner for “Reformulation of Mice Fodder with Encapsulated Lactobacillus fermentum E5”, International Conference on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Technology, Swiss-German University, Indonesia
    2018
  • 2nd Winner for Oral Presentation “Anti-inflammation and Anti-cancer Activity of Anthocyanin from Purple Sweet Potato”, Biomedical Seminar of China Medical University and Asian University, Taiwan
    2014
  • Scholarship recipient, Asia University (Taiwan)
    2013-2015
Journal Publications:
  • Anti-Inflammatory and Anticancer Activities of Taiwanese Purple-Fleshed Sweet Potatoes (Ipomoea batatas L. Lam) Extracts
    BioMed Research International, 2015
  • Evaluation of microencapsulated local isolates Lactobacillus easel 97/L3 and Lactobacillus delbrueckii 94/L4 for improved probiotic and yogurt starter culture application
    Korean Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2019
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1st Place of National Competition of Bioinformatics - Natania Abigail Christy.

National Competition of Bioinformatics is a competition with the goal to encourage future scientist-to-be to participate and contribute to various problems faced in the country through the application of Bioinformatics study. In this competition, Abigail brought 2 (two) specific topic, "Protein Study Bacillus subtilis dye decolorizing peroxidase" and "Speed and Mutation Variation of SARS-CoV-2 Virus Analysis in Asia Period August-October".

2nd Place of National Competition of Bioinformatics - Jonathan Suciono Purnomo.

National Competition of Bioinformatics is a competition with the goal to encourage future scientist-to-be to participate and contribute to various problems faced in the country through the application of Bioinformatics study. In this competition, Jonathan discussed the topic "Azoreductase Protein Studies". Then in the second stage of the competition, Jonathan discussed the topic "Analysis of the ancestor (ancestor) of the SARS-CoV-2 virus".

1st Runner Up Of 2019-20 La Trobe University Technology Infusion Grand Challenge.

HIROEP team consisting of Livi Anastasia, Sannia City, Andrew Dwijanto and J. Ezekiel discussed the title "Prototyping Air Aid Smart Pollution Mask" win the 1st Runner Up for 2019-20 La Trobe University Technology Infusion Grand Challenge.

Watch the full video here.

Finalists of the National Competition (KNMIPA-PT) for Biology 2021

Caitlyn Christvania Sihombing, Jevon Aaron Lesmana & Samuel Emmanuel Soentoro
The National Achievement Center, Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia will hold the National Higher Education MIPA Competition (KNMIPA-PT) in 2021. This KNMIPA-PT activity is intended to be a vehicle for forming talented students in the field of Science and preparing graduates who are able to answer challenges of changing times through the field of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.

Student Creativity Program Incentive Grants

Jonathan Suciono Purnomo, Samuel Owen Mundana dan Wira Yudhidarma (Teknik Industri) - Gagasan Tertulis (PKM-GT)
PKM is a forum created by the Directorate General of Learning and Student Affairs of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia to facilitate all students from universities in Indonesia in several forms of activities.

In the PKM-GT activity, students make a scientific article that discusses a solution to the problems that are being faced by the community. The group from UPH raised the title "Application of Iron Oxide Microplastic Filtration in Water Treatment Plants".

Top 15 Kompetisi Sains Indonesia (KSI)

Jevon Aaron Lesmana
Kompetisi Sains Indonesia (KSI) is a competition orgranized by Pelatihan Olimpiade Sains Indonesia (POSI) aiming to facilitate students to excel and become an evaluation tool for students to develop in-depth self-capacity and competence. Thus, this competition is organized to push students to keep studying even in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic.

1st Runner Up of 2019-20 La Trobe University Technology Infusion Grand Challenge

HIROEP - Air Aid Smart Pollution Mask
2019-20 Technology Infusion Grand Challenge is a competition held by La Trobe University, Australia. This competion aims to create and develop innovative smart city prototype to solve the current city problems.

HIROEP team consists of Livi Anastasia, Sannia City, Andrew Dwijanto and J. Ezekiel discussed the title "Prototyping Air Aid Smart Pollution Mask".

Watch the full video here.

2nd Runner Up of 2019-20 La Trobe University Technology Infusion Grand Challenge

SmartStep - Harvesting Kinetic Energy and Collecting Big Data for A Smart City Commuter Line Planning in Jakarta
2019-20 Technology Infusion Grand Challenge is a competition held by La Trobe University, Australia. This competion aims to create and develop innovative smart city prototype to solve the current city problems.

Smartstep Jakarta Team consists of Suawa Natania Abigail Christy, Athiyyarizka Farbila Rachman, Jesslyn Tanoto, Winly Williamdy, and Owen, discussed the title "SmartStep - Harvesting Kinetic Energy and Collecting Big Data for a Smart City Commuter Line Planning in Jakarta".

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3rd Place Kompetisi Sobat Bumi PERTAMINA in Scientific Theory Category

Jevon Aaron Lesmana
Kompetisi Sobat Bumi is a Science Olympiad on a University level in the field of Mathematics, Physics, Biology, and Chemistry. This Science Theory Competition with CBT model is aimed to facilitate students all over Indonesia to freely explore logic through scientific theory solutions. With this competition, Pertamina is expected to produce a generation of innovative thinker, to becoming the pillar for the country in giving innovative solution to counter energy scarcity in Indonesia, as well as the world.

1st Place National Competition of Bioinformatics

Suawa, Natania Abigail Christy - Study of Bacillus subtilis dye decolorizing peroxidase protein and analysis of the rate and variation of SARS-CoV-2 virus mutations in Asia in the period August-October
National Competition of Bioinformatics is a competition with the goal to encourage future scientist-to-be to participate and contribute to various problems faced in the country through the application of Bioinformatics study.

The competition itself includes 2 stages, with the first stage being a challenge to explain the nature and function of a protein selected based on its molecule structure. The second stage with the theme "Analysis on genetic relations of SARS-CoV-2. In the second stage, Abigail brought 2 (two) specific topic, "Protein Study Bacillus subtilis dye decolorizing peroxidase" and "Speed and Mutation Variation of SARS-CoV-2 Virus Analysis in Asia Period August-October".

Watch the full video here.

2nd Place National Competition of Bioinformatics

Jonathan Suciono Purnomo - Azoreductase Protein Study and Ancestor Analysis of the SARS-CoV-2 virus
National Competition of Bioinformatics is a competition with the goal to encourage future scientist-to-be to participate and contribute to various problems faced in the country through the application of Bioinformatics study.

In the first stage of the competition with the theme of analyzing the properties and functions of proteins based on their 3D molecular structures, Jonathan discussed the topic "Azoreductase Protein Studies". Then in the second stage of the competition, Jonathan discussed the topic "Analysis of the ancestor (ancestor) of the SARS-CoV-2 virus".

Watch the full video here.

Student Creativity Program Incentive Grants - Constructive Futuristic Ideas (PKM-GFK), PIMNAS Participants

Jeremya P. Immanuel, Nathania Calista & Kim Young-chae
PKM is a forum created by the Directorate General of Learning and Student Affairs of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia to facilitate all students from universities in Indonesia in several forms of activities.

In the PKM-GFK activity, students made a video that offered a solution from one of the Sustainable Development Goals proclaimed by the United Nations.

The group from UPH raised the title of "Sea urchins as an Alternative to Cancer Chemotherapy".

ACHIEVING A GOLD MEDAL AND AN HONORABLE MENTION AT ON MIPA PT 2015

For five consecutive years UPH managed to appear in the ranks of the winners of the National Olympiad of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at college level (ON MIPA PT). This year, Rosaria (class of 2011) won the gold medal in the field of Biology, and the honorable mention award for Biology is received by Joan Christie Wijaya (class of 2012).

UPH was included in the top 8 universities that won medals in the 2015 ON MIPA PT competition. Only two Private Universities (PTS) won the medals this time, namely, UPH and Universitas Surabaya (UBAYA). While the other winners came from State Universities (PTN) including ITB, UI, UGM, IPB, and ITS.

WINNING VARIOUS PRIZES IN NATIONAL OLYMPIC OF SCIENCE & MATH 2011

National Olympic of Science & Math was held in Bandung at April 28 – May 1, 2011. Three students from Biology Study Program won various prizes on the competition.

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Biotechnology Student Council.

Biotechnology Student Council serves as an organization that facilitates the needs of Biotechnology students of both academic and non-academic matters while inspires the value of community as one family.

Vision.

To help Biotechnology’s students to be the people who value community as family, and who are proactive & able to grow in knowledge inside and outside of class.

Mission.

  • To provide opportunity for students to gain knowledge and experience outside the classroom.
  • To become a place for socializing as community.
  • To provide opportunity for students to be proactive inside and/or outside of Biotechnology major.

ACTIVITIES

  • Welcoming The New Family;
  • Biotechnology Gathering;
  • Biotechnology’s Got Talent;
  • Company & Institution Visit;
  • Comparative Study;
  • Orphanage Visit;
  • Tutoring and Sport Clubs;
  • Workshop;

Organization Structure.

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