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Fernando A. Bernardo

Expertise: Plant breeding and cytogenetics

Association

    • Phi Kappa Phi, Member
    • Phi Sigma (Biological Honor Society), Member
    • Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science, Member
    • Gamma Sigma Delta (Agriculture Honor Society), Member
    • Philippine Phytopathological Society, Member
    • Elisha Mitchel Scientific Society, Member
    • American Society of Agronomist, Member

Employment

    • Infirmary, University of the Philippines, Student Assistant, 1952 - 1955
    • University of the Philippines, Research Graduate Fellow, 1955 - 1957
    • University of the Philippines, Research Instructor, 1957
    • University of the Philippines, Instructor, 1957 - 1959
    • University of the Philippines, Assistant Professor, 1962

Award

    • Graduate Research Fellowship, University of the Philippines, 1955-1958
    • Rockefeller Foundation Scholarship , Rockefeller Foundation, 1959-1962

Education

    • University of the Philippines, College, Laguna, B. S. Agriculture, 1955
    • University of Philippines, College, Laguna, M. S., 1957
    • University of North Carolina, USA, Ph. D., 1962

Publication

    • Dioscoro L. Umali, Gerardo O Ocfemia, (July 1955) Reaction of pacol-abaca F1 hybrids to abaca mosaic and bunchy-top
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 40, No. no. 2
    • (Dec. 1956) Breeding for mosaic resistant abaca and some problems involved
    • Agricultural and Industrial Life Volume v. 18, No. no. 12
    • (Nov. 1956) On national corn production contests
    • Agricultural and Industrial Life Volume v. 18
    • Dioscoro L. Umali, (Nov.-Dec. 1956) Possible sources of resistance to abaca mosaic and bunchy top
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 40, No. nos. 5-6
    • (Aug. 1957) Plant characters, fiber and sytology of Musa balbisiana x Musa textilis F1 hybrids
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 41, No. no. 3
    • Aplinario Carangal, Jr., Erlinda A. Tucay, (Sept. 1958) Biochemical studies on abaca mosaic and bunchy-top viruses: III. Organic acids and mosaic virus infection
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 42, No. no. 4
    • (1958) The fibers of different Musa species in relation to abaca improvement
    • Agricultural and Industrial Life Volume v. 20, No. no. 2
    • Dioscoro L. Umali, (Sept. 1958) Notes on mutant forms among Philippine plants: I. A case of green santol (Sandoricum koetjape Merr.)
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 42, No. no. 4
    • Dioscoro L. Umali, (Oct. 1958) Notes on mutant forms among Philippine plants: II. Seedless avocado (Persea ameican Mill.)
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 42, No. no. 5
    • Dioscoro L. Umali, (Dec. 1958) Notes on mutant forms among Philippine plants: III. Plicate-leafed coconut tree
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 42, No. no. 7
    • Dioscoro L. Umali, (Oct. 1959 ) Cytology of Philippine plants: III. Lansium domesticum Corr.
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 43
    • I. S. Santos, Fernando A. Aquilizan, (June 1959) Fifty years of corn improvements in the U.P. College of Agriculture
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 43
    • Dioscoro L. Umali, (June 1959) Fifty years of rice improvement in the U.P. College of Agriculture
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 43
    • I. S. Santos, N. Marcos-Tepora, (Sept. 1959) Performance of yello-endosperm synthetic corn varieties
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 43, No. no. 4
    • Dolores A. Ramirez, (Jan. 1960) Inheritance studies in rice.
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 43, No. no. 8
    • S. J. Yang, (1961) Numerical unbalance of chromosomes in synthetic pentaploids of tobacco and cotton
    • Journal of Elish Mitchell Scientific Society Volume v. 77, No. no. 2
    • C. C. Jesena Jr., Dolores Ramirez, (Jan. 1961) Parthenocarpy and apomixis in Lansium domesticum Correa
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 44, No. no. 8
    • T. J. Parco Jr., N. R. de Guzman, (April-June 1964) Effects of storing abaca on fiber quality
    • Agriculture at Los Banos Volume v. 3, No. no. 4
    • J. T. Empig, J. T. Sumaoang , (July-Aug. 1964) Incorporation of genes controlling clustered fruiting habit into five Philippine eggplant varieties
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 48, No. nos. 2-3
    • (July 1965) Processing Gossypium microspores for fist-division chromosomes
    • Stain Technology Volume v. 40, No. no. 4
    • M. U. Garcia, R. L. Villareal, (June 1965) Reaction of Musa balbisiana-Musa textilis BC1 to abaca mosaic virus
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume v. 49