Scientist Profile


Benjamin De La Cruz

Expertise: Biology, Medicine


    • Ochsner Fellows Association, Member
    • Philippine Medical Association, Member
    • Cavite Medical Society, Member
    • Philippine Society of Nuclear Medicine, Member
    • Philippine Society for the Advancement of Science, Member


    • Philippine Atomic Research Center, Supervising Scientist
    • Philippine Atomic Energy Commission, Head, Dept. of Biology and Medicine


    • Basic Science Research Award (2nd prize), PMA-ABBOTT, 1967-1968
    • Basic Science Research Award (3rd prize), PMA-ABBOTT , 1968-1969


    • University of Sto. Tomas, Manila, Philippines, M. D., 1947


    • (1954) The local injection of hydrocortisone in the treatment of painful joint
    • Journal of the Medical Association of Georgia Volume v. 43, No. no. 7
    • (March 1955) Electrolytes and body fluid depletion
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 31, No. no. 5
    • (1961) Biological effects of radioactive fallout on the human body
    • Journal of Philippine Industrial Medicine and Surgery Volume v. 6, No. no. 3
    • (March - April 1964) The biological effects of ionizing radiation
    • Proceedings of the College of Medicine, University of the Philippines Volume v. 3, No. no. 2
    • Carlos J. Ilano, G. L. Reyes, (Sept. 1964) Liver biopsy and its clinical correlation
    • Bulletin of the V. Luna Gen. Hospital Volume v. 6, No. no. 1
    • T. Pesigan, T. Banzon, J. Sevilla, V. Castro, C. Donato, (1064) A report on labelling with Schistosoma japonicum cercariae with radioiron
    • American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Volume v. 13, No. no. 4
    • T. Almonte, J. Barnes, S. Bautista, L. Lansangan, P. Pineda, (1965) Serum transaminase in mice after whole-body x-irradiation and the effects of a chemical protector
    • International Journal of Radiation Biology Volume v. 9, No. no. 1
    • (July 1966) Labelling of Schistosoma japonicum cercariae with 14C.
    • Philippine Nuclear Journal Volume v. 1, No. no. 1
    • T. Pesigan, T. Banzon, S. Bautista, (Jan. 1967) Experimental immunization in white mice and rhesus monkeys with Schistosoma japonicum irradiated cercariae
    • Philippines Nuclear Journal Volume v. 1, No. no. 2
    • Luningning M. Lansangan, Simeon Bautista, Sevilla Detera, (1969) Labelling of Schistosoma japonicum cerceraiae with 14 C.
    • Philippines Nuclear Journal Volume v. 2, No. no. 1


    • Postgraduate Course in Internal Medicine, 1953 - 1954, School of Medicine, Tulane University, Louisiana, USA
    • Health Physics and Radiation Biology, 1960 - 1961, Australian Atomic Energy Research Establishment