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Kuba, Doctor. Doctor Kuba was created by the Filipino author F.J. Galauran and appeared in the novel Doktor Kuba (1933).

Doktor Kuba is a Mad Scientist. Doctor Kuba is a brilliant Filipino scientist who is cursed with a monstrous appearance. He begins a series of experiments designed to discover the secret of physical transformation, but these lead him to begin harvesting the glands of the freshly dead as a the secret to eternal youth. He succeeds in finding the secret to transformation, but falls in love with the sister of the victim he used for his cure, and then the transformation is only temporary, and one thing leads to another and Doctor Kuba is saved through the direct intervention of Christ.

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