Eduardo Padlan

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Dr. Eduardo Padlan, Born August 31, 1940, graduated with a degree in B.S. Physics at the University of the Philippines in 1960, received his Ph.D. in Biophysics in 1968 and an M.S. in Computer Science in 1984 at John Hopkins University.

In recognition of his outstanding contributions and accomplishments in Biophysics, specifically the elucidation of the 3-D structure of hemoglobin and antibodies in relation to their evolution and function. His most recent work on " humanized antibodies " has potential applications in the treatment of various diseases including cancer. He has fourteen granted and pending patents on various aspects and uses of antibodies.

Dr. Padlan has contributed to the strengthening of S & T in our country in the fields of molecular biology and immunology through the training of researches and teaching several universities during his regular visits to the country.




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