Evelyn Mae T. Mendoza
Field of award: Biochemistry
Year awarded: 1984
Division: Chemical Sciences
In recognition of her researches in the field of Biochemistry covering biochemical mechanisms of plant resistance to pest and diseases, factors affecting the nutritional quality and acceptability of legumes and regulatory mechanisms of cell processes which are considered to be not only technically important but have practical applications as well.
Education: PhD (Biochemistry) University of Massachusetts 1975; MS (Biochemistry) University of Massachusetts 1971; BS (Chemistry) Mapua Institute of Technology 1967