Project Information

Reference Number 20030167
Project Title Antigenotoxicity Assay of Phytochemicals from Philippine Plants Using Green Flourescent Protein Expressing E. coli ES2U
Project Type Contained Use (Laboratory)
Status N/A
Name of Institution University of Sto. Tomas (UST) - Research Centre for Natural Sciences
Cooperating Institution Hebrew University of Israel
Supervising IBC UST-IBC
Project Leader(s) Fortunato Sevilla III, Professor
Experimental Facility/Site UST, Manila, Philippines
Purpose / Objectives To use the strain as an in vivo antigenotoxicity screening method.
Biosafety measures 1. Containment capabilities
2. Sterilization Procedures
3. Personnel awareness of biosafety procedures
4. Labeling/ designation of “risk” areas
5. Decontamination facilities
6.“Biosafetiness” of equipment
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 2003-04-15
Date of Approval 2003-07-28


Regulated Materials

Regulated Materials none
Source N/A
Subject Request of Dr. Gloria Bernas for proposal endorsement
Requesting Party Dr. Gloria Bernas, Chairperson, UST-IBC
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation