Antonio C. Laurena

Field of award: Agricultural Chemistry

Year awarded: 1995

Division: Chemical Sciences

Citation:

In recognition of his outstanding contributions in the field of plant biochemistry and agricultural chemistry, medicine particularly his work on the biochemical mechanism of resistance of the tomato plant against the bacterial wilt by Pseudomonas solanacearum.

Education: PhD (Agricultural Chemistry) University of the Philippines 1993; MS (Food Science) University of the Philippines 1983; BS (Sugar Technology) University of the Philippines 1979