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CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAILS

Name
  Associate Prof. Dr. Koshy Philip
Designation
  Associate Professor
Department
  Institute of Biological Sciences
Faculty
  Faculty of Science
Tel. No. (Office)
  03-79675839
E-mail Address
  kphil@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8803-2010
Address(Office)
  Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
Doctoral Degree (PhD), INDIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, NEW DELHI (Microbial Bioteknologi)
Masters Degree, INDIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, NEW DELHI (Microbiology & Biochemistry)
Bachelor Degree, NAGPUR UNIVERSITY, INDIA (Chemistry, Zoology And Botany)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION/MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).

Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA), Vice President, 2012, (National)

Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Life Member, 2012, (University)

Malaysian Society of Microbiology, Life Member, 2008, (National)

International Society of Infectious Diseases, Member, 2008-2010, (National)

Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia, Working Group committee member on Laboratories Safety -Microbiological, 2008-2009, (National)

American Society for Microbiology, Member, 2007-2009, (International)

New Zealand\'s Biotechnology Industry Organization (NZBio), Member, 2007-2008, (National)

Malaysian Biotechnology Industry Organisation, Committee, 2002-2005, (National)

Agricultural Institute of Malaysia - AIM, Life Member, 1987, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


Chairman, National, 27-Jun-13 - 27-Jun-13

Member of committee, University Malaya, 01-Nov-12 - 31-Oct-13

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

Microbiology (Microbial Biotechnology)

Biopharmaceuticals (Pharmaceutical & Fermentation Biotechnology )

Nutraceuticals (Natural Products & Nutraceuticals)

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2014

Abdul Muhsin M Shami, Koshy Philip and Sekaran Muniandy (2013. Antibacterial and antioxidant properties of alkaloids extracted from Morinda citrifolia (Rubiaceae). Life Science Journal 2013; 10 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Abdelahhad Barbour & Koshy Philip 2014. Variable characteristics of bacteriocin producing Streptococcus salivarius strains isolated from Malaysian subjects. PLOS ONE, 18 June 2014 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2013

Abdul-muhsin Shami, Koshy Philip, Sekaran Muniandy (2013). "Synergy of antibacterial and antioxidant activities from crude extracts and peptides of selected plant mixture." BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine (DOI: 10.1186/1472-6882-13-360). ISI Cited Publication (ISI-Cited Publication)

Barbour A, Philip K, Muniandy S (2013). Enhanced Production, Purification, Characterization and Mechanism of Action of Salivaricin 9 Lantibiotic Produced by Streptococcus salivarius NU10. PLoS ONE 8(10): e77751. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077751 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2012

Arash Rafat, Koshy Philip & Sekaran Muniandy (2012). A novel source of bioactive compounds: Endophytic bacteria isolated from Centella asiatica. Journal of Pure & Applied Microbiology 6(1). Accepted (ISI-Cited Publication)

Kamali M Z M, Kumaresan N, Koshy Philip and Kuru Ratnavelu (2012). Fuzzy Modelling of S-Type Microbial Growth Model for Ethanol Fermentation Process and the Optimal Control Using Simulink. ICMMMSC 2012, CCIS 283, pp. 325-332, 2012, publisher Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012 (ISI-Cited Publication)

M. Z. M. Kamali, N. Kumaresan, Koshy Philip and Kuru Ratnavelu (2012) Fuzzy modeling of P-type microbial growth model for ethanol fermentation process and the optimal control using simulink. Lecture Notes in Information Technology, Vol 21, 81. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication) (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2011

Philip Koshy, Swaminathan Dasan, Muniandy Sekaran and Yaacob Hashim 2011. Efficacy of probiotic toothpaste on subjects with periodontitis - a randomised double- blind study. Research Journal of Biotechnology 6(1): 39-42 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Haq Imdadul, Sani Wirakarnain, Philip Koshy, Rafat Arash, Hossain A B M Shariff & Taha Rosna Mat 2011. Valuable antioxidant and antimicrobial extracts from Rhizophora mucronata of Asiatic mangrove forests. Research Journal of Biotechnology 6(1) : 10-14 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2010

Arash Rafat, Koshy Philip and Sekaran Muniandy (2010). Antioxidant potential and phenolic content of ethanolic extract of selected Malaysian plants. Research Journal of Biotechnology 5(1):16-19 (ISI cited publication), February 2010 issue (ISI-Cited Publication)

Arash Rafat, Koshy Philip, Sekaran Muniandy 2010. Antioxidant potential of Centella asiatica - associated endophytic bacteria. Journal of Biotechnology 150 (Supplement 1): 534 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Arash Khorasani, Wirakarnain Sani, Koshy Philip, Rosna Mat Taha & Arash Rafat 2010. Antioxidant and antibacterial activities of ethanolic extracts of Asparagus officinalis cv. Mary Washington: Comparison of in vivo and in vitro grown plant bioactivities (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2009

Koshy Philip, Sinniah S K and Muniandy S (2008. Antimicrobial peptides in aqueous and ethanolic extracts from microbial, plant and fermented sources. Biotechnology 8 (2): 248 - 253, 2009 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Koshy Philip, Wuen Yew Teoh, Sekaran Muniandy & Hashim Yaakob (2008. Pathogenic bacteria predominate in the oral cavity of Malaysian subjects. Journal of Biological Sciences, Volume 9 (5):438-444 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Koshy Philip, Sri Nurestri Abd Malek, Wirakarnain Sani, Sim Kae Shin, Sarvana Kumar, Hong Sok Lai, Lee Guan Serm & Syarifah N S A Rahman 2009. Antimicrobial activity of some medicinal plants from Malaysia. American Journal of Applied Sciences 6(6): 1047-1058 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2008

Koshy Philip, Wuen Yew Teoh, Sekaran Muniandy & Hashim Yaakob (2008). Identification of major cultivable aerobic bacteria in the oral cavity of Malaysian subjects. American Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 4(4): 67-370, 2008 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Philip, K; Teoh, WY; Muniandy, S; Hashim BY (2008). Microbial Competition in Oral Health. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 12: E216-E216 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Philip, K; Sinniah, SK; Muniandy, S (2008). Bioprospecting for antimicrobial peptides. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 12: E401- E402 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2007

Thomas P, K.Philip & B Y Hashim. Toxicity of a ferment used in the production of probiotic capsules. International Journal of Probiotics & Prebiotics. Volume 3, Number 1, pp 21 - 24, February 2008 issue (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2006

Noor S M, A A Mahmood, I Salmah and K Philip (2006). Prevention of Acute Gastric Mucosal Lesions by R. hasselti in rats. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 5(2): 161-164 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Mahmood A A, Philip K and Salmah I (2006). Anti- ulcerogenic effect of the rhizomes of Zingiber officinale against ethanol induced gastric ulcers in rats. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 5 (2). 122-125, 2006. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Philip K, Mahmood A A, Hashim, B Y and Sidik K (2006). Effects of aqueous plant extract mixtures in combination with honey on wound healing in rats: an animal model.International Journal of Molecular Medicine and Advance Sciences 2(1):61-66 
 
2005

Mahmood A A, Sidik K, Salmah I, Suzainur K A R and Philip K (2005). Antiulcerogenic activity of Ageratum conyzoides leaf extract against ethanol-induced gastric ulcer in rats as animal model. International Journal of Molecular Medicine and Advance Sciences 1 (4): 402-405. Manuscript Number 67 

Mahmood A A, Sidik K, Salmah I, Suzainur K A R and Philip K (2005). Antiulcerogenic activity of Ageratum conyzoides leaf extract against ethanol induces gastric ulcer in rats as animal model. International Journal of Molecular Medicine and Advance Sciences 1 (4):402-405 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2003

Koshy Philip,2003. Application of Biotechnology to Propagate Value Added Herbs. Sarawak Development Journal, Volume 6, Number 2 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
Others
 
2006

Philip K, Mahmood A A and Hashim B Y (2006). Wound healing potential of aqueous extract of Diospyros lotus in combination with honey in rats. Silver Medal Certificate of Award at Research and Innovation Expo, Universiti Malaya, 18-20 July 2006. 

Philip K. (2006). Antimicrobial peptides for developing novel biopharmaceuticals. Malaysia-Novartis Proposed Biotechnology Initiative Working Group Discussions, Organised by MOSTI and BiotechCorp at Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, 21-22 July 2006 

Suzita M N, Philip K and Mahmood A A (2006). The cytoprotective activity of aqueous Plantago major leaf extracts in rats. 31st Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 17 Aug, Putrajaya, Malaysia. 
 
2005

Mahmood A A, Philip K, Salmah I and Tan Y H (2005). Wound healing activity of Ageratum conyzoides leaf extract in rats. 27th Symposium of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology, 24 27 November 2005. 

Philip K (2005). Potential for value added natural products using biotechnology. Proceedings of Sarawak Bio Symposium on Towards Developing Sarawak s Potential for Bio-Business . Organised by Curtin University of Technology and Sarawak Biodiversity Center, 8 9 March, 2005. 

Philip K, Mahmood A A, Hashim BY, Tan Y H and Salmah I (2005) Effects of aqueous herb-mushroom extract mixtures in combination with honey on wound healing in rats. 27th Symposium of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology, 24 27 Nov 2005. 

Philip K, Tan Y H and Hashim BY (2005). Lactic microflora and cholesterol level in chicken. 27th Symposium of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology, 24 27 Nov 2005. 

Tan Y H, Cheong F W, Ganisan K, Philip K, Sijam K and Lau W H (2005). Cultural and environmental effects on growth and fructification in Pleurotus eringii, P. nebrodensis and P. ferulae. 27th Symposium of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology, 24 27 Nov 2005 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).

pharmacobiotechnology and microbial biotechnology, 

Microcrystallographic Studies on the Structure of Antibacterial Peptides and their mode of action on bacterial membranes, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013-2015, HIR

Microcrystallographic Studies on the Structure of Antibacterial Peptides and their mode of action on bacterial membranes, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013-2015, HIR

Effect of selected local plants and microbial extracts as bactericidal agents against Helicobacter pylori and selected microorganisms, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011-2014, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), National

Mechanism of Binding of Antimicrobial Peptides on Targeted Bacterial Membrane, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011-2015, HIR

ANTIOXCIDANT AND ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITIES OF NATURAL GREEN BLEND ADVANCED, Principal Investigator(PI), 16/07/2010, HIR, 16/07/2011

ROLE OF BACTERIA TO ENHANCE ANTIOXIDANTS PRODUCTION IN SELECTED MALAYSIAN HERBS, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/12/2010, HIR, 30/11/2011

ROLE BACTERIA TI ENHANCE ANTIOXIDANT PRODUCTION IN SELECTED MALAYSIA HERBS, Principal Investigator(PI), 20/04/2009, HIR, 19/04/2010

ROLE BACTERIA TI ENHANCE ANTIOXIDANT PRODUCTION IN SELECTED MALAYSIA HERBS, Principal Investigator(PI), 20/04/2009, HIR, 19/04/2010

Structure and Function of Novel Antimicrobial Peptides, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009-2010, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF NOVEL ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES, Principal Investigator(PI), 10/12/2009, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 09/12/2010

STUDY ON MICROORGANISMX FOR THE DEGRADATION OF CELLULOSE INTO ETHANOL, Principal Investigator(PI), 20/04/2009, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 19/04/2010

STUDY ON MICROORGANISMX FOR THE DEGRADATION OF CELLULOSE INTO ETHANOL, Principal Investigator(PI), 20/04/2009, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 19/04/2010

ROLE OF BACTERIA TO ENHANCE PHYTOCHEMICAL AND OTHER SECONDARY METABOLITE PRODUCTION IN SELECTED MALAYSIA HERBS, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/09/2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 14/09/2009

PROFILING, CHARACTERIZATION AND RAPID DETECTION OF ORAL MICROORGANISMS, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/04/2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 30/06/2009

SCREENING AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/04/2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 30/06/2009

Role of bacteria to enhance phytochemical and other secondary metabolite production in selected Malaysian herbs, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008-2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), University

Profiling, characterization and rapid detection of oral microorganisms, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008-2010, ScienceFund, National

Peptide biochemistry, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008, 

PROFILING, CHARACTERISATION AND RAPID DETECTION OF ORAL MICROORGANISMS, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/01/2008, , 30/09/2010

Determination of antioxidant properties of medicinal gingers and selected "ulam" species, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007-2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), University

Development of Anti-tumour Agent from Curcuma mangga and Pereskia corrugata., Co-Investigator, 2006-2009, ScienceFund, University

Characterization and efficacy of fermented mixture of plant extracts, Principal Investigator(PI), 2005-2007, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), National

Development of Anti Acne Agent from selected local plants., Co-Investigator, 2005-2008, Universiti Malaya, University

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).

Microbial & biotechnological aspects of the quality control in the manufacture of products for oral hygiene, Consultant, 2010-2011, Fulien (M) Sdn Bhd

Consultant Diagnostics Specialist with Virion Serion, Germany for the Philippines, Consultant, 2012-2014, Virion-Sirion, Germany and Atozeta Mediscience AsiaPac (M) Sdn Bhd

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).

Gold Medal: 33rd International Inventions Exhibition, Geneva, Geneva Palexpo, 2005, (INTERNATIONAL)

Penilaian Skim Geran Penyelidikan Fundamental (FRGS) Fasa 2/2013, Universiti Malaya, 2013, (INTERNATIONAL)

Saintis Cemerlang 2005, Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi, 2005, (UNIVERSITY)

Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, Unversity of Malaya, 2004, (UNIVERSITY)

Silver Medal: Ekspo Penyelidikan dan Inovasi 2006, University of Malaya, 2006, (UNIVERSITY)

Silver Medal: Expo Penyelidikan dan Inovasi 2004, University of Malaya, 2004, (UNIVERSITY)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
 
Pleanary/Keynote Speaker

Intellectual Property and Innovation in Green Technology, Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA)Intellectual Property Conference, 22 Jun 2011 to 23 Jun 2011, Malaysian Intelelctual Property Association (MIPA), supported by Malaysian Intellectual Property Corporation, (National)
 
Invited Speaker

How Biotechnology Works?, Industry Function, 14 Dec 2008 to 14 Dec 2008, Mineway Bio (Thailand) Co. Ltd., (Others)

Purification and characterization of novel antimicrobial peptides from microbial and plant sources, Workshop and conference on "Novel Antimicrobial Peptides - Discovery, Characterization and Application" organized by Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)University, Melbourne, Australia, 25 Feb 2014 to 01 Mar 2014, Head of Biosciences, RMIT University Bundoora West Campus, Victoria, Australia, (International)

University - Industry Collaboration, National Intellectual Property Convention (NIPC)2014, 20 May 2014 to 23 May 2014, Malaysian Intellectual Property Association and Malaysian Intellectual Property Organisation (MyIPO), (National)
 
Oral

A Compact and effective genetic test of mutations and molecular changes associated with Thalassemia, 9th International Annual Symposium on Sustainability Science and Management, 08 May 2010 to 11 May 2010, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, (International)

Partial Characterization of an Antimicrobial Peptide Produced by Lactobacillus plantarum, 20ty Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Meeting, 27 Jun 2013 to 27 Jun 2013, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, (National)
 
Poster

Bioprospecting for Antimicrobial Peptides, 13th International COngress on Infectious Diseases, 19 Jun 2008 to 22 Jun 2008, International Society for Infectious Diseases, (International)

Microbial competition in oral health, 13th International COngress on Infectious Diseases, 19 Jun 2008 to 22 Jun 2008, International Society for Infectious Diseases, (International)

Antimicrobial peptides from plants and fermented extracts, 13th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, 15 Dec 2008 to 18 Dec 2008, National University of Singapore, (Others)

Study of oral bacterial diversity in Malaysian subjects, 13th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, 15 Dec 2008 to 18 Dec 2008, National University of Singapore, (Others)

Isolation and identification of Streptocmyces geriseoruber (cellulolytic bacteria using 16S rDNA method from termite gut, 14th Biological Sciences Gradauate Congress, 10 Dec 2009 to 12 Dec 2009, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, (International)

Antimicrobial Activity of Centella asiatica and its endophytic bacteria, International Congress of Malaysian Society for Microbiology (ICMSM) 2009, 01 Dec 2009 to 04 Dec 2009, Malaysian Society for Microbiology, American Society of Microbiology, University of Malaya, (International)

Isolation and identification of Cellulolytic Bacteria Isolated from Termite Gut, International Congress of Malaysian Society for Microbiology (ICMSM)2009, 01 Dec 2009 to 04 Dec 2009, Malaysian Society for Microbology, American Society of Microbiology, University of Malaya, (International)

Antimicrobial activity of eight medicinal plants from Malaysia, Abstract Book, page 330, 2nd Penang International Conference for Young Scientists, 18 Jun 2008 to 20 Mar 2010, (International)

A Compact and Effective Microarray Genetic Test System, University Malaysia Terengganu Annual Symposium 2010, 08 May 2010 to 11 May 2010, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, (International)

Antioxidant and nutritional properties in individual or a combination of selected plants: synergy at play, 9th International Annual Symposium on Sustainability Science and Management, 08 May 2010 to 11 May 2010, Univeriti Malaysia Terengganu, (International)

Establishment of callus proliferation system from callus suspension cultures in Euodia redlevi, 9th International Annual Symposium on Sustainability Science and Management, 08 May 2010 to 11 May 2010, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, (International)

A proposal for the formulation and development of compounding pharmacy guidelines in Malaysia and South East Asia, 9th International Annual Symposium on Sustainability Science and Management, 08 May 2010 to 11 May 2010, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, (International)

Antimicrobial and antioxidant effects of indigenous plant associated bacteria, Research and Innovation Expo 2010, Universiti Malaya, 01 Apr 2010 to 03 Apr 2010, Universiti Malaya, (University)

Bioethanol Production from Mixed Lignocellulosic Substrates Using Cellulolytic Termite Gut Bacteria and Yeast, 20th Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Annual Scientific Meeting, 26 Jun 2013 to 27 Jun 2013, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, (National)
 
Others

Profil of oral microflora in Malaysian subjects, UM Expo, 20 Jan 2009 to 23 Jan 2009, IPPP, Universiti Malaya, (University)

Peptides from plant and bacterial isolates, UM Expo, 20 Jan 2009 to 23 Jan 2009, IPPP, Universiti Malaya, (University)

Antioxidant activities in selected plants using in vitro erythrocytes model, UM Expo, 20 Jan 2009 to 23 Jan 2009, IPPP, Universiti Malaya, (University)

Fuzzy Modelling of S-Type Microbial Growth Model for Ethanol Fermentation Process and the Optimal Control using Simulink, International Conference on Mathematical Modelling & Scientific Computation, 16 Mar 2012 to 18 Mar 2012, University Grants Commission of India, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research of India, Springer Publications, University of Malaya, (International)

Advanced Biorisk Officers' Training Course 2013, Advanced Biorisk Officers' Training Course 2013, 14 Jan 2013 to 25 Jan 2013, Malaysian Biosafety & Biosecurity Association (MBBA)and Biosecurity Engagement Programme (BEP), United States Department of State, (National)

SUPERVISION

 
Role As Advisor At First Degree Level
(Academic Session), (No. of Candidates), (No. of Contact Hours Per Year)

2008/2009, 5, 15

2007/2008, 7, 21

2004/2005, 6, 18
 
Post Graduate Level
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed

Masters Degree, Noordin Kasan, The Efficacy of Probiotic Mouth Rinse on Gingival Health, 2004/2005

Masters Degree, Saravana Kumar A/L Sinniah, Screening and characterization of antimicrobial peptides, 2007/2008

Masters Degree, Teoh Wuen Yew, Profiling, characterization and rapid detection of oral microorganisms, 2007/2008

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Arash Rafat, Role of bacteria to enhance antioxidant production in selected Malaysian herbs, 2008/2009

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Abdul-Muhsin M. Shami, Effect of antimicrobial peptides on Helicobacter pylori, 2010/2011

Masters Degree, Abdelahhad Barbour, Isolation, purification and antimicrobial action of peptides produced by Streptococcus salivarius isolated from Malaysian subjects, 2011/2012

Terminated

Masters Degree, Nany Malissa Bt Rahimi, Screening for the presence of antimicrobial components in selected plants from Malaysia\\\'s biodiversity, 2007/2008

Masters Degree, Fahimeh Abdeyazdan, Study on microorganisms in the degradation of Cellulose into ethanol (for efficient and environmental friendly fuel, 2008/2009

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Shirin Biglari, Use of cellulolytic bacteria to generate biofuel from indigenous plant waste, 2010/2011

Ongoing

Masters Degree, Ng Kok Yau, Determination of anti-oxidant properties of medicinal gingers and selected , 2008/2009

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Khamis Sulaiman Subayeh Aldhafri, Plant Biotechnology, 2013/2014

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Zeyad Nazar Majeed, Oral biomarkers in the diagnosis and progression of periodontal diseases, 2013/2014

Masters Degree, Maeirah Afzal, Effect of selected peptides on selected bacteria and cancer cell lines, 2013/2014

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Goh Hweh Fen, Isolation and characterization of antimicrobial peptides, 2011/2012

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Zaleha Binti Shafei, The microbiological, biochemical, molecular and structural aspects of the effect of selected plant extracts on multi species biofilms, 2012/2013

Masters Degree, Kelvin Swee Chuan Wei, Bioconversion of cellulosic biomass into ethanol using enzymatic approach, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Vaneesha A/P Vasudayan, Characterization of antibacterial and antioxidant activities of selected Malaysian plants, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Suzanna A/P Edgar, Analysis of phenolic compounds from Centella asiatica and Vernonia amygdalina and their biological roles, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Lim Sue Wen, Study on peptides with antimicrobial activity and cancer cell line inhibition, 2012/2013
 
First Degree/Diploma/Pre-Degree
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed

Literature Review in Microbiology, 2008/2009, 1

Microbiology Project, 2007/2008, 5

Microbiology Project, Biotechnology Project, 2006/2007, 6

Microbiology Project, 2005/2006, 6

Biomedical Program (Department of Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 2004/2005, 5

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
(Product Name), (Type), (Reference), (Year), (Level).

Antimicrobial, Patent, 2014, (University)

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).

Visiting Scientist, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2008, 1, (International)

Collaboration on Probiotic and Oral Microbacterial Profile with Ministry with Colonel (Dr) Borhan Jasmin, Dental Branch, Medical Division, Malaysian Army, 2012, 1, (University)

Consultant Diagnostic Specialist , Virion-Serion, Germany, 2012, 2, (International)

Scientific exchange and collaboration, University of Victoria, Canada, 2013, 2, (International)

Scientific exchange and collaboration, National Institute of Integrative Medicine and International Council of Integrative Medicine, Hawthorne East, Melbourne, Australia, 2013, 1, (International)

Scientific exchange and collaboration, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT, Melbourne, Australia, 2013, 1, (International)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).

Malaysian Standard MS1529:2001 The production, processing, labelling and marketing of plant-based organically produced foods, Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM), Working group committee member, 2000-2001, (National)

Editorial services to publish Laporan MPKSN Tahun 2001 for Ministry of Science, Technology & Innovation (MOSTI), Ministry of Science, Technology & Innovation (MOSTI) through editorial services of GreenHill Communication Sdn Bhd, Editing service, 2001-2001, (National)

Nalaysian Mushroom Conference & Foray 2008, Institut Sains Biologi, Committee Member, 2008-2008, (National)

Perbincangan dan pembentingan cadangan pendaftaran dan kelulusan serta penggunaan klinikal substance R1818 bagi rawatan \"chronic inflammatory and degenerative disease\" oleh Argyll Technologies LLC, USA, Pejabat Timbalan Menteri, Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia, Member of expert group, 2008-2008, (National)

SIRIM Working Group member on Laboratories Safety under Malaysian Standards MS1042 Part 3 (Microbiological), Standards & Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM), Working Group member, 2008-2013, (National)

Visiting Scientist, University of Otago, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Dunedin, New Zealand, Visiting Scientist, 2008-2008, (International)

Aseptic Techniques in Pharmaceutical Compounding, Australian Custom Pharmaceuticals, Sydney, Australia, Technical Advisor, 2009-2010, (International)

Review of Journal Manuscript prior to publication, Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, Reviewer, 2010-2010, (International)

Microarray Genomics Project, Asper Biotechnology, Genorama and University of Tartu, Estonia, Researcher, 2010-2010, (International)

Online Mentor of the American Society of Microbiology Minority Mentoring Program, American Society of Microbiology, , 2012-2012

Collaboration with with Professor Avni Sali, Director and President, National Institute of Integrative Medicine, Melbourne, Australia, National Institute of Integrative Medicine, Hawthorne East, Melbourne, Austalia, Researcher, 2013-2014, (International)

Scientific committee member for 20th Scientific Meeting of Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Committee Member, 2013-2013, (National)

Chairing of seminar by Malaysian Intellectual Property Association in collaboration with Jabatan Pertanian on "When Intellectual Property Agent meets the Plant Breeders", Chairman of seminar on "When Intellectual Property Agent meets the Plant Breeders", Chairman, 2013-2013, (National)

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


Post Graduate

BIOTECHNOLOGY IN HUMAN HEALTH, 2013/2014(1), 9, 24

First Degree

INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGY METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, 2013/2014(2), 15, 9

PHARMACEUTICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, 2013/2014(2), 73, 30

INDUSTRIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 2013/2014(1), 23, 55

PHARMACEUTICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, 2012/2013(2), 66, 27

FERMENTATION TECHNOLOGY, 2012/2013(2), 6, 51

INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, 2012/2013(2), 26, 7

MICROBIOLOGY PROJECT, 2008/2009(1,2,3), 33, 160

SELECTED READINGSIN MICROBIOLOGY, 2008/2009(1,2,3), 3, 20

FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOTECHNOLOGICALTECHNIQUES, 2008/2009(1), 30, 8

Mass Communications in Microbiology, 2008/2009(1), 30, 28

Fermentation Technology, 2008/2009(1), 34, 51

Microbial Physiology & Biochemistry, 2007/2008(2), 61, 10

FERMENTATION TECHNOLOGY, 2007/2008(1), 39, 37

Fermentation Technology, 2007/2008(2), 6, 35

INDUSTRIAL AND ENVIRONMENT MICROBIOLOGY, 2007/2008(2), 78, 51

INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, 2007/2008(2), 28, 2

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, 2007/2008(2), 48, 18

Fermentation Technology, 2006/2007(1), 40, 35

APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENT, 2006/2007(2), 54, 30

PHARMASEUTICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, 2006/2007(2), 57, 55

Fermentation Technology, 2005/2006(2), 39, 37

Fermentation Technology, 2005/2006(1), 40, 37

Pharmaceutical Biochemistry, 2005/2006(2), 55, 3

Current Topics in Biomedical Science, 2004/2005(2), 60, 42

Pharmaceutical Microbiology, 2004/2005(2), 52, 15

Biochemistry for Biomedical Engineering, 2004/2005(2), 55, 6

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).

Asia Pacific Journal of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Article , 

Appointed internal examiner for Master of Biotechnology candidate, B.Vimala a/p R.M.T. Balasubramaniam (SGF070020), for 2008-2009 session, Internal examiner for M.Biotech candidate , 

Master of Science (Biotechnology) thesis of Behrooz Banisalam (Matric no. SGF070009)entitled "Comparison between in vitro & in vivo antimicrobial activities of Curcuma zedoaria from Malaysia", Thesis ,  (2010-2010)

Review of manuscript JMPR-10-323 for Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, Article In Journal ,  (2010-2010)

Appointment as the external examiner to Chan Kok KEong (ID No. PH0507003) for Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D, Medical & Health Sciences by research, International Medical University, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur. Title of thesis: "Effects and Mechanism of Action of Bascillus Cell Lines (CCRF-SB, CCRF-2 and CEM-SS) and Normal T-lymphocytes", Thesis ,  (2011-2011)

Internal Examiner for Master of Science thesis entitled "Antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of Sonneratia alba in vitro and in vivo: comparative study with Rhizophora mucronata and Bruguiera gymnorrhiza, Thesis ,  (2012-2012)

External Examiner for Monash University Ph.D thesis entitled "Elucidation of the mechanism of antimicrobial activity of pentacyclic triterpenoids on Staphylooccus aureus" by student CHUNG POOI YIN (student ID:21579458), Thesis ,  (2012-2012)

Penilai Candidature Defence Semester 2, session 2012/13 for Matrik Nombor SHC120048, candidate's name: Norhafiza bt Mohd Arshad, Project ,  (2013-2013)

Ph.D thesis evaluation of Saad Musbah Naji Alasil (matric number: MHA090020), Thesis ,  (2013-2013)

Internal Examiner for Mahsa Ansari (SGF070041) for thesis entitled "Isolation and characterization of indigenous microorganisms from agricultural soil", Thesis ,  (2012-2012)

Post Graduate Research and Award Evaluation Panel for Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Project ,  (2012-2012)

Panel member to evaluate UMRG research grant, Project ,  (2012-2012)

Reassessment of Microbiology paper for second professional examination, Doctor of Dental Surgery for Mahsa University College, Reassessment of Microbiology Exam paper ,  (2012-2012)

Evaluation of examination paper for Bachelor of Science (Hons) Medical Biotechnology for International Medical University, Undergraduate Medical Biotechnology exam IMU ,  (2012-2012)

UMRG grant evaluation on 19th February 2014 at 7th Floor, IPPP, University Malaya under chair of Professor Amru Nasrul Haq Boyce, Project ,  (2014-2014)

Evaluation of research grants from Taylors University College as appointed external reviewer, External reviewer of research grants ,  (2014-2014)

External reviewer for Taylor's University Research Grant Scheme (TRGS)proposals, External Reviewer ,  (2014-2014)

External examiner to evaluate thesis for Universiti Putra Malaysia, Thesis ,  (2014-2014)

Evaluation of Candidature defence of Jeevan Thavanathan (SHC100066), Fatemeh Aboulfazli (SHC110026), Devaseena A/P Panir Selvan (SGF120006), Amir Hossein Pourmahabadian (SGF120018), Kathryn Tham Bee Lin (SGF120003), Project ,  (2014-2014)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
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Malaysian Business magazine columnist, (Country), 01-Jun-00 until 31-Dec-09

Church Executive Committee Member, (Community), 30-Jun-00 until 31-Dec-14

Publications in mass media on topics in Microbiology and Biotechnology under \"Petri Dish\" column in New Straits Times and special column in Malaysian Business magazine, (Country), 27-Sep-96 until 16-Oct-07

Vice President of Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA), (National), 26-Jun-12 until 25-Jun-14

Organizing general scientific lecture under ISB on "Can Agriculture Feed and Fuel the World?" by Assoc Prof Dr Trevor Stevenson, Head, The Plant Biotechnology Center, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), Melbourne on 5th December at 2013 in Seminar Room 3 and 4, New Lecture Hall Complex, Faculty of Science, Universiti Malaya. Attended by faculty academic staff, post graduate and under graduate students. , (University), 05-Dec-13 until 05-Dec-13

Collaboration on Probiotic and oral bacterial profile with Colonel (Dr) Borhan Jasmin of Malaysian Army Dental Services, (National), 05-Mar-12 until 31-Dec-13

Outstanding service as an online mentor of the American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Minority Mentoring Program, (International), 03-Jan-11 until 30-Jan-12

Chairing of Malaysian Intellectual Property Assoication (MIPA) seminar on Plant Variety Protection 2013 entitled "When Intellectual Property Agent meets the Plant Breeders" organised by MIPA and Jabatan Pertaniana, (National), 11-Apr-13 until 11-Apr-13

Students' adviser to Persaudaraan Kristian Varsity (PKV) at Universiti Malaya, (University), 02-Jul-12 until 25-Jul-14

COMMERCIALISATIONS
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Fulian Sdn Bhd, (Antimicrobials), Joint-Venture