|RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Jeffery, J., Rohela, M., Muslimin, M., Abdul Aziz,
S.M.N., Jamaiah, I., Kumar, S., Tan, T.C., Lim,
Y.A.L., Nissapatorn, V., Abdul-Aziz, N.M. (2012).
Illustrated keys: Some mosquitoes of Peninsular
Malaysia. University of Malaya Press.
Chapter In Book |
Thaddeus K. Graczyk, K. Suresh , and David Lees (2005) Adverse Health Outcome in Shellfish and water A world health organization publication.
Suresh K and Smith HV (2004) Tropical Organisms in Asia , Africa and South America In Water borne Zoonoses Ed by Cotruvo JA, Dufour A., Rees G., Bartram J., Carr R., Cliver DO, Craun GF, Fayer R., Gannon VPJ- A World Health Organization publication
Article In Academic Journals |
Farah Haziqah M.T., Chandrawathani P., Mohd Zain S.N., Suresh Kumar G., Hemalatha C. & Premalaatha B. (2014). A Preliminary Study of Blastocystis sp. from Chicken in Perak and Selangor, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research 5 (1): 21-25. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
Kumarasamy V, Roslani AC, Rani KU, Kumar Govind S. 2014. Advantage of using colonic washouts for Blastocystis detection in colorectal cancer patients.Parasit Vectors. 7(1):162. (ISI-Cited Publication)
Hemalatha Chandrasekaran, Suresh Kumar Govind , Chandrawathani Panchadcharam ,Premaalatha Bathmanaban , Kalyani Raman, Gaythri Thergarajan : Subtype 6 in Blastocystis sp. From Ostrich - Lipid storage in vacuolar forms and cross-infectivity of cysts. Parasites & Vectors 2014 7: 469 (ISI-Cited Publication)
Samudi Chandramathi1, Kumar Suresh, Sinnadurai Sivanandam1, Umah Rani Kuppusamy,Chandramathi S, Stress Exacerbates Infectivity and Pathogenicity of Blastocystis hominis: In Vitro and In Vivo Evidences. PLoS ONE 2014 9(5): e94567 (ISI-Cited Publication)
Gaythri T, Suresh K, Subha B, Kalyani R: Identification and Characterisation of Heat Shock Protein 70 in Thermal Stressed Blastocystis sp. PLoS ONE 2014 9(9): e95608 (ISI-Cited Publication)
7.Suresh K and Tan TC (2013) Romancing Blastocystis a 20 year affair in Parasites of South east Asia - Parasites and Vectors publications.
Arutchelvan R, Suresh KG -Ameobic forms of Blastocystis (2013) Parasites and Vectors 10.1186/1756- 3305-6-295 (ISI-Cited Publication)
Manuel AM, Kuljit S, Gopala G, Balraj P, Suresh K. The
role of worm infestation in allergic rhinitis.
Tropical Biomedicine 29(3):360-365(2012) (ISI-Cited Publication)
Dhurga DB, Suresh KG, Tan TC, Chandramathi S. 2012.
Apoptosis in Blastocystis spp. is related to
subtype.Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 106(12):725-30. (ISI-Cited Publication)
Lee LI, Chye TT, Karmacharya BM, Govind SK.2012.
Blastocystis sp.: waterborne zoonotic organism, a
possibility? Parasit Vectors. 5:130. (ISI-Cited Publication)
Afzan MY , Sivanandam S and Suresh K (2011) Modified
Field stain rapid viability test for Trichomonas
vaginalis. Journal of Applied Microbiology (ISI-Cited Publication)
95.Yusof A and Kumar S (2011) Ultrastructural
changes during asexual multiple reproduction in
Trichomonas vaginalis. Parasitology Research (ISI-Cited Publication)
Afzan, M.Y., Sivanandam, S., Kumar, G.S. .2010.
Modified Field's staining a rapid stain for Trichomonas
vaginalis.Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious
Disease 68:159 162. (ISI-Cited Publication)
Suresh K., Init I., Reuel P.a. Rajah S., Lokman H. and Khairul Anuar A. Glycerol with foetal calf serum (1999) A better cryoprotectant for Blastocystis hominis. Parasitology Research 84 (4) 321-322.
Suresh K., Ho L.c. Ramachandran N.P., Yap E.H. and Singah M. (1998) detection of 64 and 57 kDa immunogenic epitopes in experimental infections of Blastocystis hominis in Wistar rats. International Medical Research Journal 2 (1) (15 16).
T Tan , K Suresh , K Thong , H Smith (2006) PCR fingerprinting of Blastocystis isolated from symptomatic and asymptomatic human hosts. Parasitology Research 21:
T Tan , K Suresh (2005) Predominance of amoeboid forms of Blastocystis hominis in isolates from symptomatic patients. Parasitology Research 2:1-5
Viable Blastocystis cysts in Scottish and Malaysian sewage samples. Suresh K. , Smith H.V. , Tan T.C Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005 Sep ;71:5619-20
Suresh K, Smith HV ( 2004) Comparison of methods for detecting Blastocystis hominis . European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 23: 509-511
Suresh Kumar Govind, Khairul A. Anuar and Huw V. Smith, Response to Tan and Stenzel, and Windsor et al.: Blastocystis reproduction and morphology, Trends in Parasitology, Volume 19, Issue 7, July 2003, Pages 291 292.
Suresh Kumar Govind, Khairul A. Anuar and Huw V.
Smith, Response to Tan and Stenzel, and Windsor et
al.: Blastocystis reproduction and morphology, Trends
in Parasitology, Volume 19, Issue 7, July 2003, Pages
291 292. (ISI INDEXED) (ISI-Cited Publication)
Suresh K., H. V. Smith and Khairul Anuar A. (2002) Multiple reproductive processes in Blastocystis. Trends in Parasitology Vol 18 (12) pg 528
Mak J.W., Lam P.L.W., Noor Rain A. and Suresh K.
(1987). Chemoprophylatic studies with Ivermectin
against subperiodic Brugia malayi infection in the
leaf monkey, Presbytis cristata. Journal of
Helminthology 74: 311-314. (ISI INDEXED) (ISI-Cited Publication)
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).
Isolation, detection and identification of
Blastocystis species from the stray cat and dog
population in Malaysia, Co-Investigator, 2012-2014, ERGS
In vitro culture studies of Blastocystis sp in
cats and dogs in Malaysia, Co-Investigator, 2011-2012, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National
STUDIES TO ELUCIDATE CELLULAR AND IMMUNOLOGICAL MECHANISMS IN BLASTOCYSTIS HOMINIS ISOLATED FROM SYMPTOMATIC AND ASYMTOMATIC PATIENTS, Co-Investigator, 01/11/2010, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 31/10/2011
STUDIES TO ELUCIDATE MOLECULAR MECHANISM AND LIFE CYCLE TRANSFORMATIONAL CHANGES BETWEEN MORPHOLOGICAL FORMS OF BLASTOCYSTIS HOMINIS, Co-Investigator, 01/11/2010, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 31/10/2011
ESTABLISHING ROUTE OF TRANSMISSION FOR BLASTOCYSTIS IN COMMUNITIES, Co-Investigator, 15/04/2010, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 14/04/2011
STUDIES TO DETERMINE THE ROLE AND ASSOCIATION OF COMMON INTESTINAL PROTOZOA TO COLORECTAL CANCER, Co-Investigator, 01/11/2010, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 31/10/2011
MOLECULAR AND BIOCHEMICAL CHARACTERISATION OF ISOLATES AND LIFE CYCLE STAGES OF BLASTOCYSTIS HOMINIS ISOLATED FROM PATIENTS SUFFERING FROM IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/04/2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 31/03/2011
ESTABLISHING THE DETECTION PROTOCOL FOR BLASTOCYSTIS CYSTS FROM WATER SAMPLES, Principal Investigator(PI), 20/04/2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 19/04/2010
STUDIES OF THE CORRELATION BETWEEN BIOCHEMICAL AND MOLECULAR ASPECTS OF BLASTOCYSTIS WITH FUNDAMENTAL IMMUNOPATHOLOGICAL MECHANISMS DURING IN VITRO AND IN VIVO, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/09/2007, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 31/10/2008
STUDIES OF THE CORRELATION BETWEEN BIOCHEMICAL AND MOLECULAR ASPECTS OF BLASTOCYSTIS WITH FUNDAMENTAL IMMUNOPATHOLOGICAL MECHANISMS DURING IN VITRO AND IN VIVO, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/10/2007, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 14/10/2009
PHENOTYPIC AND GENOTYPHIC STUDIES ON THE PROTOZOAN PARASITE, TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/12/2006, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), 30/11/2008
In vitro and in vivo susceptibility studies of
Microsporidium, Principal Investigator(PI), 2004-2005, UM Fundamental
Immune responses and cytokine release in colonic epithelial cells : Blastocystis, Co-Investigator, 2004-2005, Fundamental, National
In vitro and in vivo susceptibility studies on Microsporidium, PROJECT LEADER, 2004-present, Fundamnetal, National
Occurrence and elimination of Cryptosporidium sp oocysts and Giardia sp cysts in sewage treatment plants, Co-Investigator, 2004-2005, Fundamental , University, National
Development of RAPd for genotypic analysis of Blastocystis, PROJECT LEADER, 2003-2005, IRPA, National
Development of a detection system for Pnuemocystis carinii, PROJECT LEADER, 2002-2003, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), International
Immunological studies and the development of an in vitro culture detection system for Acanthamoeba, PROJECT LEADER, 2001-2004, IRPA, National
Development of chemotherapeutic measures and diagnostic tools in Blastocystis hominis, PROJECT LEADER, 1999-2002, IRPA, National
Immunological and pathological studies on the protozoan parasite, Blastocystis hominis, PROJECT LEADER, 1997-2000, Toray, International
|AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).
Member of National Unity Consultative Council appointed by the Prime Minister's office , Prime Minsiter 's Office , 2014, (NATIONAL)
Blue Ribband Quality of Service, British Council, 2004, (INTERNATIONAL)
Winner of the National Innovation award, MAMPU, Ministry in the Prime Ministers Department, 2003, (NATIONAL)
Malaysian nominee for UN public service award by MAMPU, MAMPU, 2003, (INTERNATIONAL)
Winner of the MSPTM medal for outstanding contribution to the field of Parasitology, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2002, (NATIONAL)
Winner of the Gold Medal at the International Innovation exhibition at Geneva, International Innovation, 2002, (INTERNATIONAL)
Winner of the Golden Innovative award for developing an in vitro kit for the detection of Blastocystis, MINDS, 2002, (NATIONAL)
Winner of the Golden Innovative award for developing an in vitro kit for the detection of Blastocystis, University of Malaya, 2001, (NATIONAL)
Commonwealth Scholarship, UK Commonwealth body, 2001, (INTERNATIONAL)
Awarded excellent award melintang, University of Malaya, 1999, (NATIONAL)
National Young Scientist Award, Minsitry of Science, 1996, (NATIONAL)
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
| Others |
Emerging fecal parasites, National Medical Technologists conference, 01 Aug 2002, Society for Medical Rechnolgists, (National)
Attitude the key to a good professional Life, National Medical Technologists Conference, 01 Aug 2002, Society for Medical Laboratory Technologists, (National)
Detection of Blastocystis and Microsporidum in water, M.O.H Annual meeting, 01 Dec 2004, Minsitry of health, (National)
Recent findings on the protozoan parasite , Blastocystis hominis, 2nd International Congress on Tropical Medicine at Liverpool , UK ,. Presented a p, 01 Sep 1998, Parasitological Soceiety, (International)
Care and Concern in eliminating parasitic infection The way forward, 39th Annual Seminar organized by the MSPTM, 03 Mar 2003 to 06 Mar 2003, Malaysian Society of Parasitoogy and Tropical Medicine, (National)
Eliminating parasitic infections the way forward, Annual Seminar organized by the Australian Society of Parasitology, 03 May 2003 to 06 May 2003, Australian Society of Parasitology, (International)
Globalization and Human Values, Management Inst of Malaysia forum, 15 Sep 2004, Management Inst of Malaysia, (National)
Kesukarelaan dalam pembangunan masyarakat, Special function organised by the Chief Minister of Malacca, 17 Jan 2003, Malccca State Exco, (National)
Role of NGO in Dasar Keluarga Negara, Forum organized by the Ministry of Women and Family Development, 20 Aug 2004, Ministry of Women and Family Development, (National)
|Post Graduate Level
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)
Masters Degree, Angela Rima Anak Lono, in vitro growth of microsporidia, 2005/2006
Doctoral Degree (PhD), Chandramathi Samudi, Studies onthe oxidative stress level in stools from normal and cancer and infected by parasite, 2006/2007
Masters Degree, Chin Seow Loong, Establishment of prevalence data on parasitic infections in Malaysia, 2004/2005
Masters Degree, Tan Tian Chye, Studies on the detection and identification of waterborne protozoans, 2004/2005
Masters Degree, Afzan Mat Yusof, In vitro studies on Trichomonas vaginals, 2005/2006
Doctoral Degree (PhD), Haresh Kantilal, Chemotherapeutic studies on the protozoan parasite, Blastocystis hominis, 2003/2004
Doctoral Degree (PhD), Tan Tian Chye, Phenotypic and genotypic Characteristics of the protozoan parasite, Blastocystis hominis, 2006/2007
Doctoral Degree (PhD), Afzan Mat Yusof, Genotypic and Phenotypic Characterization of Trichomonas vaginalis, 2011/2012
Masters Degree, Nisha Silva Edwin, Characterization studies of protein compounds of Blastocystis from symptomatic and symptomatic patients
Masters Degree, Parvathy, Proteomic studies on Blastyocystis hominis from symptomatic and asymptomatic patients
Masters Degree, Subah Supramaniam, Zoonotic studies on the protozoan parasite Blastocystis, 2005/2006
Doctoral Degree (PhD), Dhurga Devi Balakrishnan, Studies on apoptosis of Blastocystis hominis isolated from symptomatic and asymptomatic patients, 2010/2011
Masters Degree, Gaythri Thergarajan, Phenotypic and genotypic studies on the effects of stressors on Blastocystis hominis, 2010/2011
Masters Degree, Arutchelvan Rajamanikam, Pathophysiology of Blastocystis spp. through the release of cystiene protease, 2010/2011
Masters Degree, Kalyani A/P Raman, Studies to differentiate the transition of molecular changes between phases of Blastocystis hominis, 2010/2011
Doctoral Degree (PhD), Nanthiney Devi A/P Ragavan, In vitro and In vivo studies to characterize phenotypic variant forms of Blastocystis subtype 3 isolated from irritable bowel syndrome patients, 2010/2011