Lim-Sylianco, Clara Y. (+)
Ph. D. Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry
Agricultural Sciences
National Scientist
Dr. Sylianco has done a lot of work on mutagens, antimutagens, and bio-organic mechanisms where she has more than 50 scientific articles, 7 books and 5 monographs to her name. Her books are used as textbooks in college chemistry courses in many schools throughout the country.
 
For her achievements, Dr. Sylianco received the Gregorio Y. Zara award, 1977; UP Endowment Professorial Chair in Chemistry, 1974-1977; and was Fellow of the Royal Society, 1958.
 
Birthdate: 18 August 1925
Died: 23 July 2013