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Biodiversity Unit (UBD)

INTRODUCTION


The Biodiversity Unit supports Institute of Bioscience in its mission to become a local and international centre of excellence for research and development in plant biodiversity. This unit offers services in research on plant sciences and its high achievement have been enhanced and supported by the high technology facilities in institute.

OBJECTIVE
To established a plant database for research. To serve as a centre of plant ex-situ conservation and extension for research, teaching and education

UPM CONSERVATORY PARK
Consist of living collections of 500 plant species divided into 11 zones on 2 hectares of land.


HERBARIUM
Plant identification
Plant curation
Tuition (basic and extra) – by arrangement
 
TISSUE CULTURE LAB
General use of laboratory and equipment
Preparing plant tissue culture
Tuition (basic and extra) – by arrangement
 
ESSENTIAL OIL
Essential Oil extraction

RESEARCH AND CONSERVATION FARM
Research plot
Scientific expedition
Tuition (basic and extra) – by arrangement
 
Further information should be directed to :


Dr. Mohd Firdaus Bin Ismail
Unit Coordinator (DS51)
 : mohd.firdaus@upm.edu.my 
 : 03 - 9769 3070 
 
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Updated:: 05/09/2019 [azah]

MEDIA SHARING

INSTITUTE OF BIOSCIENCE
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan
03 - 9769 3045/ 2109
03 - 8947 2101
C1568694417