Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Coordinator, International Student Affairs, Faculty, 05/07/2019 to 04/07/2021
  • AJK, Mesyuarat Penilaian Teknikal dan Harga Bagi Pembaharuan dan Pembatalan Pangkalan Data Tahun 2021, University Malaya, 04/11/2020 to 04/11/2020
  • Committee Member, Curriculum Review for Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management, Faculty, 02/01/2019 to 31/12/2020
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), MEDICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • SARJANA MUDA SAINS LULUS DENGAN KEPUJIAN (CEMERLANG), BIOTECHNOLOGY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • FOOD ANALYSIS (bioctive compounds)
  • SOLID SUBSTRATE TECHNOLOGY (mushroom cultivation)
  • Research Interest
  • Mushroom Biotechnology
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2021
    • Lim, J. H. K., Gan, Y. Y., Ong, H. C., Lau, B. F., Chen, W. H., Chong, C. T., . . . Klemes, J. J. (2021). Utilization of microalgae for bio-jet fuel production in the aviation sector: Challenges and perspective. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 149, 22. doi: 10.1016/j.rser.2021.111396
    • Cheng, S. Y., Show, P. L., Juan, J. C., Chang, J. S., Lau, B. F., Lai, S. H., . . . Ling, T. C. (2021). Landfill leachate wastewater treatment to facilitate resource recovery by a coagulation-flocculation process via hydrogen bond. Chemosphere, 262, 9. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127829
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Lau, B. F., Kong, K. W., Leong, K. H., Sun, J., He, X. M., Wang Z. X., Mustafa, M. R., Ling, T. C. & Ismail, A. (2020). Banana inflorescence: Its bio-prospects as an ingredient for functional foods. Trends in Food Science and Technology, 97, 14-28. (WoS)
    • Cheng, S. Y., Show, P. L., Juan, J. C., Ling, T. C., Lau, B. F., Lai, S. H. & Ng, E. P. (2020). Sustainable landfill leachate treatment: Optimize use of guar gum as natural coagulant and floc characterization. Environmental Research, 188, 109737. (WoS)
    • Cheng, S. Y., Tan, X. F., Show, P. L., Rambabu, K., Banat, F., Veeramuthu, A., Lau, B. F., Ng, E. P. & Ling, T. C. (2020). Incorporating biowaste into circular bioeconomy: A critical review of current trend and scaling up feasibility. Environmental Technology and Innovation, 19, 101034. (WoS)
    2019
    • Rusdi, N. Afina, Kue, C. S., Yu, K.-X., Lau, B. F., Chung, L. Y., & Kiew, L. V. (2019). Assessment of Potential Anticancer Activity of Brown Seaweed Compounds Using Zebrafish Phenotypic Assay. Natural Product Communications. https://doi.org/10.1177/1934578X19857909 (WoS)
    • Cheng, S.Y., Show, P.L., Lau, B.F., Chang, J.S. & Ling, T.C. (2019). New prospects for modified algae in heavy metal adsorption. Trends in Biotechnology, 37(11): 1255-1268 (WoS)
    2018
    • Zainal, N. S., Gan, C. P., Lau, B. F., Yee, P. S., Tiong, K. H., Abdul Rahman, Z. A., Patel, V. & Cheong, S. C. (2018). Zerumbone targets the CXCR4-RhoA and PI3K-mTOR signaling axis to reduce motility and proliferation of oral cancer cells. Phytomedicine, 39: 33-41. (WoS)
    • Tan, P. J., Lau, B. F., Krishnasamy, G., Ng, M. F., Husin, L. S., Ruslan, N. F.,Song, D. S. S., Velaithan, V., Okuda, K. S. & Patel, V. (2018). Zebrafish embryonic development-interfering macrolides from Streptomyces californicus impact growth and mitochondrial function in human colorectal cancer cells. Process Biochemistry, 74: 164-174. (WoS)
    2017
    • Lau, B. F. & Abdullah, N. (2017). Bioprospecting of Lentinus squarrosulus Mont., an underutilized wild edible mushroom, as a potential source of functional ingredients: A review. Trends in Food Science and Technology, 61: 116-131. (WoS)
    • Yu, K. L., Lau, B. F., Show, P. L., Ong, H. C., Ling, T. C., Chen, W. H., Poh, N. E. & Chang, J. S. (2017). Recent developments on algal biochar production and characterization. Bioresource Technology, 246: 2-11. (WoS)
    2015
    • Lau, B.F., Abdullah, N., Aminudin, N., Lee, H.B. & Tan, P.J. 2015. Ethnomedicinal uses, pharmacological activities, and cultivation of Lignosus spp. (tiger's milk mushoroms) in Malaysia - A review. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 169: 441-458. (WoS)
    2014
    • Lau, B.F., Abdullah, N., Aminudin, N., Lee, H.B., Yap, K.C. & Sabaratnam, V. 2014. The potential of mycelium and culture broth of Lignosus rhinocerotis as substitutes for the naturally occurring sclerotium with regard to antioxidant capacity, cytotoxic effect, and low-molecular-weight chemical constituents. PLoS ONE 9(7): e102509, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102509 (WoS)
    2013
    • Lau, B.F., Abdullah, N., Aminudin, N. & Tan, A.B.B. 2013. Proteomic approaches for mushroom protein profiling: ProteinChip and SELDI-TOF complement electrophoretic analysis. Journal of Health and Translational Medicine 16(3): 63.
    • Lau, B.F., Abdullah, N., Aminudin, N. & Lee, H. B. 2013. Chemical composition and cellular toxicity of ethnobotanical-based hot and cold aqueous preparations of the tiger′ s milk mushroom (Lignosus rhinocerotis). Journal of Ethnopharmacology 150(1): 252-262 (WoS)
    • Lau, B.F., Abdullah, N. & Aminudin, N. 2013. Chemical composition of the tiger's milk mushroom, Lignosus rhinocerotis (Cooke) Ryvarden, from different developmental stages. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 61(20): 4890-4897 (WoS)
    • Abdullah N., Dzul Haimi M.Z., Lau B.F., M. Annuar M.S., 2013. Domestication of a wild sclerotial medicinal mushroom, Lignosus rhinocerotis (Cooke) Ryvarden. Industrial Crops and Products 47: 256-261 (WoS)
    2012
    • Abdullah, N., Ismail, S.M., Aminudin, N., Shuib, A.S. & Lau, B.F. 2012. Evaluation of selected culinary-medicinal mushrooms for antioxidant and ACE inhibitory activities. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine doi:10.1155/2012/464238. (WoS)
    2011
    • Lau, B.F., Aminudin, N. & Abdullah, N. 2011. Comparative SELDI-TOF-MS profiling of low-molecular-mass proteins from Lignosus rhinocerus (Cooke) Ryvarden grown under stirred and static conditions of liquid fermentation. Journal of Microbiological Methods 87: 56-63. (WoS)
    Book Chapter
    2017
    • Kong, K. W., Lau, B. F. & Ismail, A. (2017). Pink guava by-product: The power of lycopene. In, Azlan, A. & Ismail, A. (eds.), Functional Foods: Wonder of the World (Evidence-Based Functional Foods in Health and Disease), pp. 319-340. Universiti Putra Malaysia Press. ISBN 978-967-344-737-4.
    2015
    • Lau, B.F. & Abdullah, N. 2015. Sclerotium-forming mushrooms as an emerging source of medicinals: Current perspectives. In, Petre, M. (ed.), Mushroom Biotechnology: Developments and Applications, pp. 111-129. Elsevier.
    Article in Proceedings
    2010
    • Abdullah, N., Abdul Wahab, A.I., Lau, B.F., Abidin, N.Z. & Aminudin, N. 2010. Anti-cervical cancer activity and SELDI-TOF-MS analysis of proteins from Lignosus rhinocerus (tiger's milk mushroom) grown in stirred tank reactor. Peptide Science-Proceedings of the Fifth International Peptide Symposium 47: 78.
    SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • RECYCLING OF Sms as green constr. mat., Loginy Loganathan, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • COMPARATIVE EVALUATION OF ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITIES AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF SELECTED Schizophyllum commune Fr. NATURAL, GAMMA-IRRADIATED AND HYBRID STRAINS, ALYAA ABBAS FADHIL ALKHAFAJI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITIES AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF HOT WATER-SOLUBLE EXTRACTS AND FRACTIONS OF SELECTED Schizophyllum commune Fr. STRAINS, ALYAA SALAH RASHID AL-SALIHI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • INVESTIGATION OF ANTIOXIDANT PROPERTIES OF HOT WATER EXTRACT OF Schizophyllum commune HYBRIDS, ALYAA SALAH RASHID AL-SALIHI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • BIOACTIVITIES OF SELECTED EDIBLE-MEDICINAL MUSHROOM EXTRACTS, ALYAA ABBAS FADHIL ALKHAFAJI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • BIOSORPTION OF HEAVY METALS ONTO Chlorella vulgaris NANOPARTICLES, CHENG SZE YIN, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Program khidmat masyarakat ISB bersama komuniti Bagan Pinang, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, 02/03/2019 to 02/03/2019
    • Program Lestari Bakau, Pantai Cahaya Negeri, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, 25/08/2018 to 25/08/2018
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Internal Examiner for Master of Science (Biotechnology) Dissertation - Fatehah binti Mohamad Zaid (SGF150010) , 2020 to 2020 (Thesis)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to Frontiers in Microbiology, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscripts submitted to Malaysian Journal of Medicine & Health Sciences , 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to Bioresource Technology , 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscripts submitted to Journal of Water Process Engineering , 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to International Food Research Journal , 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to All Life , 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry , 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to Food Research International, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to Food Chemistry, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner for Master of Science (Biotechnology) Dissertation - Muhammad Faris Bin Sahardin (SGF150009) , 2020 to 2020 (Thesis)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to Food Chemistry, 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Bioresource Technology, 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to PeerJ, 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript(s) submitted to International Journal of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture, 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Food Research International , 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2019 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Frontiers in Microbiology, 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Food Chemistry , 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Jury for PERINTIS 2018 , 2018 to 2018 (PERINTIS 2018)
  • Manuscript submitted to PeerJ , 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Food Research International , 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Food Research International, 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Journal of Medicinal Plants Research , 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Natural Product Letters, 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Frontiers in Nutrition , 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Journal of Medicinal Plants Research , 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Food Research International , 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to African Journal of Biotechnology, 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to Chiang Mai Journal of Science, 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript submitted to International Journal of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture, 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Industrial Collaboration , Ganofarm R&D, 2020 (National)
  • Research Collaboration, Management & Science University (MSU), Shah Alam, 2020 (National)
  • Industrial Collaboration, Mushroom Industry, Negeri Sembilan, 2020 (University)
  • Research collaboration, Management & Science University, 2018 (University)
  • Research collaboration, Cancer Research Malaysia, 2011 (University)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Proposal Defence for Master of Science (Biotechnology) Candidate(s) - Tay Hui Yee Zoe (172010871/1), Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Malaya, 2020 - 2020 (Assessor)
  • Thesis Seminar by Doctor of Philosophy candidate - Mohammed Falah Hamada El Turk (17020916/1), Institute of Biological Sciences, 2020 - 2020 (Chairman)
  • Panel Temuduga MyBrainSc , Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi Malaysia, 2020 - 2020 (Panel Temuduga)
  • Candidature Defence for Master of Science (Biotechnology) Candidate(s) , Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Malaya, 2020 - 2020 (Assessor)
  • Proposal Defence for Master of Science (Environmental Management Technology) Candidate(s), Institute of Biological Sciences, 2020 - 2020 (Assessor)
  • Proposal Defense for Master of Science (Environmental Management Technology) candidates, Institute of Biological Sciences, 2019 - 2019 (Assessor)
  • 24th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress (19-21 December 2019), Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 2019 - 2019 (Judge)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Certificate of Reviewing - Elsevier Reviewer Recognition, Elsevier, 2020 (SERVICES)
    • Certificate of Outstanding Contributions in Reviewing, Food Chemistry, Elsevier, 2018 (SERVICES)
    • Certificate of Reviewing, Bioresource Technology, Elsevier, 2018 (SERVICES)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    ORAL PRESENTER
  • The dichloromethane fractions of Lignosus rhinocerotis from submerged fermentation suppress proliferation and induce apoptosis in cancer cells, International Congress of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology (ICMSM 2013), 12/12/2013 to 15/12/2013
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • Comparative toxicity of hot, cold, wild and cultivated Lignosus rhinocerotis sclerotial extracts on zebrafish embryos, 13th International Medical, Pharmaceutical, Cosmeceutical and Health Science Symposium, 01/12/2019 to 01/12/2019, Medical and Health Science Cluster, Management & Science University  (National)