Antonio C. Laurena
Field of award: Agricultural Chemistry
Year awarded: 1995
Division: Chemical Sciences
In recognition of his outstanding contributions in the field of plant biochemistry and agricultural chemistry, 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