Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. KOSHY PHILIP

  • Associate Researcher

  • Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences (Ioes)
    Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences
  •    +603-79675839
  •   kphil@um.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Keinstitusian Biokeselamatan (IBC LMO) Universiti Malaya, University Malaya, 01/11/2014 to 31/03/2017
  • Panel penilai E Science, University Malaya, 12/04/2016 to 12/04/2016
  • Evaluation member of grant award, Faculty, 04/03/2015 to 20/11/2015
  • Pemangku Penyeleras, Program Mikrobiologi, Faculty, 22/12/2014 to 02/01/2015
  • CHAIRMAN, National, 27/06/2013 to 27/06/2013
  • Member of committee, University Malaya, 01/11/2012 to 31/10/2013
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), MICROBIAL BIOTEKNOLOGI, INDIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, NEW DELHI
  • MASTER DEGREE, MICROBIOLOGY & BIOCHEMISTRY(MICROBIOLOGY & BIOCHEMISTRY), INDIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, NEW DELHI
  • Bachelor Degree, CHEMISTRY, ZOOLOGY AND BOTANY(CHEMISTRY, ZOOLOGY AND BOTANY), NAGPUR UNIVERSITY, INDIA
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • Soil Microbiology (Soil Microbiology)
  • SOIL BIOREMEDIATION (Soil, Environmental, Microbiology)
  • Microbiology (Microbial Biotechnology)
  • NUTRACEUTICALS (Natural Products & Nutraceuticals)
  • BIOPHARMACEUTICALS (Pharmaceutical & Fermentation Biotechnology )
  • Research Interest
  • Peptide biochemistry
  • pharmacobiotechnology and microbial biotechnology
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • SHEQ3121 - INDUSTRIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 1 )
  • SHEQ2108 - INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGY METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 2 )
  • MWEF3108 - PHARMACEUTICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 2 )
  • SHGB6307 - BIOTECHNOLOGY IN HUMAN HEALTH, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015 - 1 )
  • SHEQ3121 - INDUSTRIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015 - 1 )
  • SHEQ2108 - INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015 - )
  • SHEQ2201 - GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015 - 1 )
  • SHEQ2108 - INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016 - 2 )
  • SHEQ2201 - GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016 - 2 )
  • SHGB6307 - Biotechnology in Human Health, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017 - 1 )
  • SHGB6307 - BIOTECHNOLOGY IN HUMAN HEALTH, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 1 )
  • MWEF3115 - PHARMASEUTICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 2 )
  • SHES3355 - FERMENTATION TECHNOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 2 )
  • SHES3355 - FERMENTATION TECHNOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 1 )
  • SHES2254 - Microbial Physiology & Biochemistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 2 )
  • MWEF3115 - Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 2 )
  • SHES2257 - INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 2 )
  • SHES3151 - INDUSTRIAL AND ENVIRONMENT MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 2 )
  • SHES3355 - Fermentation Technology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 2 )
  • SHES3150 - SELECTED READINGSIN MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009 - 1 2 3 )
  • SHES3355 - Fermentation Technology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009 - 1 )
  • SHES3185 - MICROBIOLOGY PROJECT, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009 - 1 2 3 )
  • SHES3153 - Mass Communications in Microbiology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009 - 1 )
  • SHEQ3121 - INDUSTRIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017 - 1 )
  • MWEF1153 - Pharmaceutical Biochemistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2005/2006 - 2 )
  • SHES3355 - Fermentation Technology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2005/2006 - 2 )
  • SHES2151 - APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENT, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 2 )
  • MWEF3115 - PHARMACEUTICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 2 )
  • SHEQ2108 - INSTRUMENTATION, MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS AND DATA MANAGEMENT, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 2 )
  • SHES3355 - Fermentation Technology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 1 )
  • SHGB6307 - BIOTECHNOLOGY IN HUMAN HEALTH, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 1 )
  • SHES3355 - Fermentation Technology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2005/2006 - 1 )
  • SHES2123 - FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOTECHNOLOGICALTECHNIQUES, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009 - 1 )
  • Current Topics in Biomedical Science, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2004/2005 - 2 )
  • MIC2006 - BIO-RISK MANAGEMENT FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019 - 1 )
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2019
    • Zaleha Shafieia, Zubaidah Haji Abdul Rahima, Koshy Philip, Nalina Thurairajahd, Hashim Yaacob (2019). Potential effects of Psidium sp., Mangifera sp., Mentha sp. and its mixture (PEM) in reducing bacterial populations in biofilms, adherence and acid production of S. sanguinis and S. mutans. Archives of Oral Biology 109 (2020), 104554 (WoS)
    2018
    • Wayah, S. B., & Philip, K. (2018). Pentocin MQ1: a Novel, Broad-spectrum, Pore-forming bacteriocin from Lactobacillus pentosus CS2 with Quorum Sensing Regulatory Mechanism and Biopreservative Potential. Frontiers in Microbiology, 9, 1 -13. (WoS)
    • Wayah, S. B., & Philip, K (2018). Purification, Characterization, Mode of Action and Enhanced Production of Salivaricin maye1, a Novel Bacteriocin from Lactobacillus salivarius SPW1 of Human Gut Origin. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 35 (2018) 39 47 (WoS)
    • Wayah and Philip K. Characterization, yield optimization, scale up and biopreservative potential of fermencin SA715, a novel bacteriocin from Lactobacillus fermentum GA715 of goat milk origin Microb Cell Fact (2018) 17:125 https://doi.org/10.1186/s12934-018-0972-1 (WoS)
    2017
    • Zeyad, N.M., Aied, M.A., Dasan, S & Philip, K. (2017). Reliability of periodontal pathogens and human cathelicidine LL-37 in the prediction of the different stages of periodontal disease. Current Microbiology (WoS)
    2016
    • Barbour, A., Tagg, J., Abou-Zied, O. K. & Philip, K. (2016). New insights into the mode of action of the lantibiotic salivaricin B. Scientific Reports 6, 31749, doi:10.1038/srep31749 (WoS)
    • Wen, L. S., Philip, K., Ajam, N. 2016. Purification, characterization and mode of action of plantaricin K25 produced by Lactobacillus plantarum Food Control (WoS)
    • Shafiei, Z., Haji Abdul Rahim, Z., Philip, K., & Thurairajah, N. (2016). Antibacterial and anti-adherence effects of a plant extract mixture (PEM) and its individual constituent extracts (Psidium sp., Mangifera sp., and Mentha sp.) on single- and dual-species biofilms. PeerJ, 4, e2519. doi: 10.7717/peerj.2519 (WoS)
    • Majeed,Z., Philip,K., Alabsi,A., Pushparajan,S. & Swaminathan,D.(2016). Identification of gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) sampling, analytical methods and oral biomarkers for the diagnosis and monitoring of periodontal diseases: A Systematic Review. Disease Markers. https://www.hindawi.com/journals/dm/aip/1804727/ (WoS)
    2015
    • Osama K Abou-Zied, Abdelahhad Barbour, Nada A Al-Sharji,Koshy Philip (2015). Elucidating the mechanism of peptides interaction with membranes using the intrinsic fluorescence of tryptophan: Perpendicular penetration of cecropin B-like peptides into Pseudomonas aeruginosa. RSC Advances (2015) (WoS)
    • Goh, H F & Philip, K (2015).Isolation and mode of action of bacteriocin BacC1 produced by non-pathogenic Enterococcus faecium C1. Journal of Dairy Science (WoS)
    • Su Wen Lim, Koshy Philip & Noni Ajam (2015). Purification, Characterization and Mode of Action of Plantaricin K25 produced by Lactobacillus plantarum, Food Control (WoS)
    • Goh, H. F., Philip, K. 2015. Isolation and mode of action of bacteriocin BacC1 produced by nonpathogenic Enterococcus faecium C1 Journal of Dairy Science. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 2.573) (WoS)
    • Goh, H. F., Philip, K. 2015. Purification and Characterization of Bacteriocin Produced by Weissella confusa A3 of Dairy Origin Plos One. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 3.234) (WoS)
    • Goh HF, Philip K (2015) Purification and Characterization of Bacteriocin Produced by Weissella confusa A3 of Dairy Origin. PLoS ONE 10(10): e0140434. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0140 (WoS)
    • entitled "Cloning, expression and characterization of the endoglucanase gene from Bacillus subtilis UMC7 isolated from the gut of the indigenous termite Macrotermes malaccensis in E. coli" , by Chuan Wei Kelvin Swee, Teow Chong Teoh, Philip Koshy, Ismail Salmah and Arifin Zainudin, Electronic Journal of Biotechnology. (WoS)
    2014
    • Abdelahhad Barbour & Koshy Philip 2014. Variable characteristics of bacteriocin producing Streptococcus salivarius strains isolated from Malaysian subjects. PLOS ONE, 18 June 2014 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    • Barbour, A., Philip, K. 2014. Variable Characteristics of Bacteriocin-Producing Streptococcus salivarius Strains Isolated from Malaysian Subjects Plos One. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 3.534) (WoS)
    2013
    • 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 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    • 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. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 3.730) (WoS)
    • Shami, A. M. M., Philip, K., Muniandy, S. 2013. Synergy of antibacterial and antioxidant activities from crude extracts and peptides of selected plant mixture Bmc Complementary and Alternative Medicine. (Tier 2, Impact Factor = 2.082) (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    • Rafat, A., Philip, K., Muniandy, S. 2012. A Novel Source of Bioactive Compounds: Endophytic Bacteria Isolated from Centella asiatica Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology. (Tier 4, Impact Factor = 0.065) (WoS)
    • Kamali, M. Z. M., Kumaresan, N., Philip, K., Ratnavelu, K. 2012. Fuzzy Modelling of S-Type Microbial Growth Model for Ethanol Fermentation Process and the Optimal Control Using Simulink  (WoS)
    • 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) (WoS/SCOPUS)
    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 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    • Rafat, A., Philip, K., Muniandy, S. 2011. Antioxidant Properties of Indigenous Raw and Fermented Salad Plants International Journal of Food Properties. (Tier 3, Impact Factor = 0.947) (WoS)
    • Banisalam, B., Sani, W., Philip, K., Imdadul, H., Khorasani, A. 2011. Comparison between in vitro and in vivo antibacterial activity of Curcuma zedoaria from Malaysia African Journal of Biotechnology. (Tier 4, Impact Factor = 0.573) (WoS)
    2010
    • 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 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    • Rafat, A., Philip, K., Muniandy, S. 2010. Antioxidant Potential and Phenolic Content of Ethanolic Extract of Selected Malaysian Plants Research Journal of Biotechnology. (Tier 4, Impact Factor = 0.174) (WoS)
    • Khorasani, A., Sani, W., Philip, K., Taha, R. M., Rafat, A. 2010. Antioxidant and antibacterial activities of ethanolic extracts of Asparagus officinalis cv. Mary Washington: Comparison of in vivo and in vitro grown plant bioactivities African Journal of Biotechnology. (Tier 4, Impact Factor = 0.565) (WoS)
    • Rafat, A., Philip, K., Muniandy, S. 2010. Antioxidant potential and content of phenolic compounds in ethanolic extracts of selected parts of Andrographis paniculata Journal of Medicinal Plants Research. (Tier 4, Impact Factor = 0.59) (WoS)
    • Arash Rafat, Koshy Philip, Sekaran Muniandy 2010. Antioxidant potential of Centella asiatica - associated endophytic bacteria. Journal of Biotechnology 150 (Supplement 1): 534 (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    • Philip, K; Teoh, WY; Muniandy, S; Hashim BY (2008). Microbial Competition in Oral Health. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 12: E216-E216 (Meeting abstract) (WoS)
    • Philip, K; Sinniah, SK; Muniandy, S (2008). Bioprospecting for antimicrobial peptides. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 12: E401- E402 (Meeting abstract) (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    2006
    • 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
    • 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)
    • 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. (WoS)
    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)
    2003
    • Koshy Philip,2003. Application of Biotechnology to Propagate Value Added Herbs. Sarawak Development Journal, Volume 6, Number 2 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    From industry for potential commercialization
  • Research and commercialization collaboration on probiotics and antimicrobial peptides, Industry pitching for commercialization, 2017 - 2019 (National)
  • High Impact Research (HIR)
  • Biophysical characterization and structural determination of novel, isolated and purified lantibiotics, collaborator, 2016 - 2019 (International)
  • Microcrystallographic Studies on the Structure of Antibacterial Peptides and their mode of action on bacterial membranes, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015
  • Microcrystallographic Studies on the Structure of Antibacterial Peptides and their mode of action on bacterial membranes, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015
  • Mechanism of Binding of Antimicrobial Peptides on Targeted Bacterial Membrane, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2015
  • Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
  • Effect of selected local plants and microbial extracts as bactericidal agents against Helicobacter pylori and selected microorganisms, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2014 (National)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Structure and Function of Novel Antimicrobial Peptides, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2010 (National)
  • Determination of antioxidant properties of medicinal gingers and selected "ulam" species , Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008 (University)
  • Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP)
  • Role of bacteria to enhance phytochemical and other secondary metabolite production in selected Malaysian herbs, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009 (University)
  • ScienceFund
  • Profiling, characterization and rapid detection of oral microorganisms , Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010 (National)
  • Development of Anti-tumour Agent from Curcuma mangga and Pereskia corrugata. , Consultant, 2006 - 2009
  • Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Characterization and efficacy of fermented mixture of plant extracts , Principal Investigator(PI), 2005 - 2007 (National)
  • Universiti Malaya
  • Development of Anti Acne Agent from selected local plants. , Consultant, 2005 - 2008
  • SUPERVISION
    Academic Adviser
    (Total of Student),(No. of Contact Hours),(Academic Session)
  • 21, 7, 2007/2008
  • 18, 6, 2004/2005
  • 15, 5, 2008/2009
  • External Supervision
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Synthesis and Evaluation of Isonicotinic Acid Hydrazone derivatives as Antimicrobial Agents, Stephanie Sandanasamy (Post Graduate Student)
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Completed
    • Analysis Of Phenolics From Centella Asiatica And Vernonia Amygdalina And Their Role As Antibacterial And Antioxidant Compounds, SUZANNA A/P EDGAR, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • CHARACTERISATION AND MECHANISM OF ACTION OF LANTIBIOTICS PRODUCED BY STREPTOCOCCUS SALIVARIUS, ABDELAHHAD BARBOUR, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • PURIFICATION, CHARACTERIZATION AND MODE OF ACTION OF PLANTARICIN K25 PRODUCED BY LACTOBACILLUS PLANTARUM, LIM SUE WEN, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF BACTERIOCINS FROM LACTIC ACID BACTERIA, WAYAH SAMSON BARANZAN, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • STUDIES ON THE BIOACTIVE PROPERTIES OF SELECTED PLANT AND FERMENTED EXTRACTS, SARAVANA KUMAR A/L SINNIAH, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • STUDY OF BACTERIAL DIVERSITY IN THE ORAL CAVITY OF MALAYSIAN SUBJECTS, TEOH WUEN YEW, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • ISOLATION, PURIFICATION AND MODE OF ACTION OF ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES PRODUCED BY LACTIC ACID BACTERIA OF DAIRY ORIGIN, GOH HWEH FEN, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • RELIABILITY OF ORAL BIOMARKERS IN THE PREDICTION AND DIAGNOSIS OF PERIODONTAL DISEASE, ZEYAD NAZAR MAJEED, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTIOXIDANT PROPERTIES OF BIOACTIVE EXTRACTS AND PEPTIDES FROM MORINDA CITRIFOLIA, ANNONA SQUAMOSA, ALISTONIA ANGUSTILOBA AND LACTIC ACID BACTERIA, ABDULMUHSIN MOSLIM SHAMI, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • IN VITRO STUDY ON THE EFFECT OF PLANT EXTRACT MIXTURE AND ITS INDIVIDUAL CONSTITUENTS TOWARDS SINGLE - AND DUAL - SPECIES BIOFILMS, ZALEHA BINTI SHAFIEI, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • Screening and characterization of antimicrobial peptides, Saravana Kumar A/L Sinniah, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Effect of antimicrobial peptides on Helicobacter pylori, Abdul-Muhsin M. Shami, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Role of bacteria to enhance antioxidant production in selected Malaysian herbs, Arash Rafat, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • EFFECT OF SELECTED BACTERIA ON THE ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITIES OF CENTELLA ASIATICA, ARASH RAFAT, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • Isolation and characterization of antimicrobial peptides, GOH HWEH FEN, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • The Efficacy of Probiotic Mouth Rinse on Gingival Health, Noordin Kasan, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Analysis of phenolic compounds from Centella asiatica and Vernonia amygdalina and their biological roles, Suzanna A/P Edgar, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Isolation, purification and antimicrobial action of peptides produced by Streptococcus salivarius isolated from Malaysian subjects, Abdelahhad Barbour, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Study on peptides with antimicrobial activity and cancer cell line inhibition, Lim Sue Wen, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Bioconversion of cellulosic biomass into ethanol using enzymatic approach, Kelvin Swee Chuan Wei, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Characterization and mechanism of action of lantibiotics, Abdelahhad Barbour, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Profiling, characterization and rapid detection of oral microorganisms, Teoh Wuen Yew, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • ISOLATION, EXPRESSION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ENDOGLUCANASE FROM BACILLUS SUBTILIS UMC7, KELVIN SWEE CHUAN WEI, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    Ongoing
    • LANTIBIOTICS FROM INDIGENOUS FERMENTED FOOD, MAS SYAZLEANA BINTI SHAB, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • Lantibiotics from Indigenous Fermented Food, Mas Syazleana binti Shab, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF BACTERIOCIN FROM LACTIC ACID BACTERIA, Wayah Samson Baranzan, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Antibacterial activity of lactic acid bacteria isolated from local goat milk, Nur Shahdina Hani binti Mohd Zaki, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Characterization of antibacterial and antioxidant activities of selected Malaysian plants, Vaneesha A/P Vasudayan, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Oral biomarkers in the diagnosis and progression of periodontal diseases, ZEYAD NAZAR MAJEED, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Effect of selected peptides on selected bacteria and cancer cell lines, Maeirah Afzal, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Plant Biotechnology, Khamis Sulaiman Subayeh Aldhafri, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • The microbiological, biochemical, molecular and structural aspects of the effect of selected plant extracts on multi species biofilms, Zaleha binti Shafei, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Determination of anti-oxidant properties of medicinal gingers and selected, Ng Kok Yau (Post Graduate Student)
    Other
    • ISOLATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF NOVEL ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES FROM SELECTED PLANT AND MICROBIAL SOURCES, MARIAMMA THOMAS VARGHESE, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • Effect Of Anti Microbial Peptides On Selcted Bacteria And Cancer Cell Lines, MAEIRAH AFZAL, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • -, SHIRIN BIGLARI, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • Use of cellulolytic bacteria to generate biofuel from indigenous plant waste, Shirin Biglari, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Study on microorganisms in the degradation of Cellulose into ethanol (for efficient and environmental friendly fuel, Fahimeh Abdeyazdan, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Screening for the presence of antimicrobial components in selected plants from Malaysia\\\'s biodiversity, Nany Malissa Bt Rahimi, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    UG Student/Clinical Fellowship
    (Title of Thesis),(Academic Session)
    Completed
    • Biomedical Program (Department of Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 2004/2005
    • Microbiology Project, 2005/2006
    • Microbiology Project, 2007/2008
    • Microbiology Project, Biotechnology Project, 2006/2007
    • Literature Review in Microbiology, 2008/2009
    PATENT/IPR
    (Product Name),(Type),(Level)
    • Salivaricin 9 lantibiotic and method to produce thereof, PATENT
    • Antimicrobial peptide , Patent (National)
    • Antimicrobial, Patent (University)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Junior Microbiologist Camp organised on 16th December 2017 for Microbiology Program, Institute of Biological Sciences, 16/12/2017 to 16/12/2017
    • Invited Speaker for UiTM Institute of Science Colloquium Series (22/2017), Shah Alam to give a talk on "Antimicrobial Peptides as a New Line of Antimicrobials", 08/12/2017 to 08/12/2017
    • Bible Study Fellowship Group Leader, 02/01/2017 to 24/11/2017
    • Judge for 21st BSGC 2016 International Conference Oral papers & Posters, 15/12/2016 to 16/12/2016
    • Interviewer as scholarship evaluation committee for Human Life Advancement Foundation on 18th November 2016, 18/11/2016 to 18/11/2016
    • Sebagai penceramah untuk kursus asas keselamatan makmal dan alat perlindungan diri (PPE), 15/11/2016 to 15/11/2016
    • Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA) activity on intellectual property rights, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016
    • Panduan mengenai penggunaan Bacillus coagulans sebagai probiotik dalam produk suplemen kesihatan, 30/09/2015 to 05/11/2015
    • Conference Chair and Panel Moderator of Intellectual Property Forum, 12/03/2015 to 12/03/2015
    • Delegate representing Malaysian IP Association to "Building a Competitive Edge with Intellectual Property" organized by Intellectual Property Office of Singapore , 26/08/2014 to 27/08/2014
    • Committee member of Wangsa Melawati (rep for Wangsa Budi 2A) Residents' Association, 15/08/2014 to 31/12/2016
    • 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. , 05/12/2013 to 05/12/2013
    • 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, 11/04/2013 to 11/04/2013
    • Mentor through Hal Ehwal Pelajar, Universiti Malaya for Persaudaran Kristian Varsity (PKV), 02/07/2012 to 29/12/2018
    • Students' adviser to Persaudaraan Kristian Varsity (PKV) at Universiti Malaya, 02/07/2012 to 30/11/2017
    • Vice President of Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA)2012-2014 Co-opted as 2015 ExCo committee member, 26/06/2012 to 30/06/2016
    • Collaboration on Probiotic and oral bacterial profile with Colonel (Dr) Borhan Jasmin of Malaysian Army Dental Services, 05/03/2012 to 31/12/2013
    • Outstanding service as an online mentor of the American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Minority Mentoring Program, 03/01/2011 to 30/01/2012
    • Church Executive Committee Member, 30/06/2000 to 31/12/2018
    • Malaysian Business magazine columnist, 01/06/2000 to 31/12/2009
    • 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, 27/09/1996 to 16/10/2007
    COURSE ATTENDED
    (Course Title),(Venue),(Duration),(Level)
    Internal / External Course
  • KURSUS ASAS KESELAMATAN MAKMAL & ALAT PERLINDUNGAN DIRI (PPE), Dewan Peperiksaan, Balai Ungku Aziz, Fakulti Pergigian, 15/11/2016 to 15/11/2016
  • FIRST SULTAN QABOOS UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL CHEMISTRY CONFERENCE (RTDD15), Sultan Qaboos University Conference Hall, Muscat, Oman, 09/11/2015 to 13/11/2015
  • SYNCHROTRON STUDIES OF ANTIMICROBIAL PROPERTIES, , 17/08/2015 to 02/09/2015
  • MALAYSIA IP CONFERENCE, Kuala Lumpur, 12/03/2015 to 12/03/2015
  • BIOSAFETY, Online Biosafety Course by Sean Kaufman from Usa, 02/01/2015 to 31/12/2015
  • 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON BACTERIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES, , 17/11/2014 to 29/11/2014
  • IP WEEK @ SG2014 - THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE ORGANISED BY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF SINGAPORE (IPOS), Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre, Singapore, 25/08/2014 to 27/08/2014
  • NATIONAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CONFERENCE 2014 (NIPC2014, Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, 20/05/2014 to 23/05/2014
  • ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES RESEARCH, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne, 24/02/2014 to 01/03/2014
  • TAKLIMAT LAWATAN NAIB CANCELOR (BARU) UM KE FAKULTI SAINS., Dk4, Fakulti Sains, 05/02/2014 to 05/02/2014
  • MSC SCIENTIFIC WRITING AND PUBLISHING WORKSHOP ORGANISED BY HIGH IMPACT RESEARCH (HIR), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, University of Malaya, High Impact Research Building, 11/11/2013 to 12/11/2013
  • PERJUMPAAN TNC(A&A) BERSAMA STAF AKADEMIK FAKULTI SAINS , Dk3, Fakulti Sains, 31/07/2013 to 31/07/2013
  • ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES, , 23/07/2012 to 21/08/2012
  • TAKLIMAT BERKENAAN AUTONOMI UM OLEH TAN SRI NC, Dk4, Fakulti Sains - 4:00pm - 5:30pm, 27/04/2012 to 27/04/2012
  • MICROARRAY BIOTECHNOLOGY LAB WORKSHOP, University of Tartu, 15/04/2010 to 23/04/2010
  • MODERN ASEPTIC COMPOUNDING TECHNIQUES, Sydney, Australia, 24/08/2009 to 30/08/2009
  • VISITING SCIENTIST ATTACHMENT, University of Otago, 20/05/2008 to 13/06/2008
  • NUDP 5TH UNIVERSITY INDUSTRY COMMERCIALIZATION FORUM , Cyberjaya, 23/08/2004 to 23/08/2004
  • INTERNATIONAL VISITING FELLOWSHIP ON BIOTECHNOLOGY, GMOS, AGRICULTURE & SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, , 02/10/2000 to 29/10/2000
  • ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • 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)
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology ,   (Article)
  • M.Sc Thesis of Lee Hui Key, 2017 to 2017 (Thesis)
  • FEMS Microbiology Letters manuscript reviewer , 2017 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Journal manuscript reviewer for Letters in Applied Microbiology, 2017 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine Journal article "Evaluation of antioxidant and antibacterial activities of Juniperus species used in folk medicine in Pakistan", 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Ph.D candidate: TAN WEN SI (SHC130096) Title of thesis:"POLYPHASIC AND OMICS INVESTIGATION ON QUORUM SENSING MECHANISMS IN AQUATIC BACTERIA FROM TROPICAL RAINFOREST WATERFALLS", 2016 to 2016 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Dairy Science for manuscript entitled "Prevalence and risk factors for Extended-spectrum betalactamase producing Escherichia coli in organic dairy herds" manuscript number GUTP-D-16-00031, 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Ph.D thesis evaluation of LAU YIN YIN (SHC140102) Title of thesis:"PHENOMIC, GENOMIC AND TRANSCRIPTOMIC STUDIES OF QUORUM SENSING ENTEROBACTER ASBURIAE L 1 FROM FRESH VEGETABLES", 2016 to 2016 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine journal article "Comparative efficacy of Goreisan and probiotics in Japanese adults with acute infectious gastroenteritis: A randomized controlled trial", 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Gut Pathogens Eczema infants harbor discrepant gut microbiota and relative co-abundance network, in comparison with non-eczema infants, 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Review of "Sequence analysis of pWcMBF8-1, a large bacteriocin-encoding plasmid harbored by Weissella confusa strain MBF8-1, 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Interview panel for Human Life Advancement Foundation scholarship committee on 18th Nov 2016, 2016 to 2016 (Scholarship evaluation committee)
  • Reviewer for Gut Pathogens (Journal) titled "Draft genome sequence of Lactobacillus plantarum PS128, a probiotic strain with potential immunomodulatory activity", 2015 to 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for article in Malaysian Journal of Microbiology, 2015 to 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Evaluation of thesis of Moloud Kooshan (GS27429) title "Molecular and biochemical characterization of phosphate solubilizing Pseudomonas sp. isolated from oil palm soils". , 2015 to 2015 (Thesis)
  • Member of audit committee for National Innovation Award, 2014 to 2014
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia thesis external examiner, 2014 to 2015 (Thesis)
  • Assessor for promotion exercise for academic staff of Monash University, Malaysia campus, 2014 to 2014
  • As penilai for M.Sc candidature conversion to Ph.D of Robson Ee Han Jen (matric number SGR130063) on "Quorum sensing" bacteria, 2014 to 2014 (M.Sc candidature conversion to Ph.D program)
  • Evaluation of research grants from Taylors University College as appointed external reviewer, 2014 to 2014 (External reviewer of research grants)
  • External reviewer for Taylor's University Research Grant Scheme (TRGS)proposals , 2014 to 2014 (External Reviewer)
  • External examiner to evaluate thesis for Universiti Putra Malaysia, 2014 to 2014 (Thesis)
  • UMRG grant evaluation on 19th February 2014 at 7th Floor, IPPP, University Malaya under chair of Professor Amru Nasrul Haq Boyce, 2014 to 2014 (Project)
  • 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), 2014 to 2014 (Project)
  • Penilai Candidature Defence Semester 2, session 2012/13 for Matrik Nombor SHC120048, candidate's name: Norhafiza bt Mohd Arshad, 2013 to 2013 (Project)
  • Ph.D thesis evaluation of Saad Musbah Naji Alasil (matric number: MHA090020), 2013 to 2013 (Thesis)
  • 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) , 2012 to 2012 (Thesis)
  • Reassessment of Microbiology paper for second professional examination, Doctor of Dental Surgery for Mahsa University College, 2012 to 2012 (Reassessment of Microbiology Exam paper)
  • Panel member to evaluate UMRG research grant, 2012 to 2012 (Project)
  • 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, 2012 to 2012 (Thesis)
  • Post Graduate Research and Award Evaluation Panel for Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, 2012 to 2012 (Project)
  • Internal Examiner for Mahsa Ansari (SGF070041) for thesis entitled "Isolation and characterization of indigenous microorganisms from agricultural soil", 2012 to 2012 (Thesis)
  • Evaluation of examination paper for Bachelor of Science (Hons) Medical Biotechnology for International Medical University, 2012 to 2012 (Undergraduate Medical Biotechnology exam IMU)
  • 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" , 2011 to 2011 (Thesis)
  • 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" , 2010 to 2010 (Thesis)
  • Review of manuscript JMPR-10-323 for Journal of Medicinal Plants Research , 2010 to 2010 (Article in Journal)
  • Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • University of Illinois and associated centers in USA research, clinical & commercialization collaborations, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, Lawrence Berkeley Lab, 2015 (International)
  • Research colloboration with United Kingdom , Ulster University, 2015 (International)
  • Research Grant Proposal Evaluation for Selection, Israel Science Foundation funded by The Israel Academy of Sciences & Humanities, 2014 (International)
  • Expert contribution to ASEAN-Small & Medium Scale Enterprises Intellectual Property Rights on Green Technology , ASEAN-Small & Medium Scale Enterprises on Intellectual Property rights, c/o European Business Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia , 2014 (International)
  • Scientific exchange and collaboration, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT, Melbourne, Australia, 2013 (International)
  • Scientific exchange and collaboration, University of Victoria, Canada, 2013 (International)
  • Scientific exchange and collaboration, National Institute of Integrative Medicine and International Council of Integrative Medicine, Hawthorne East, Melbourne, Australia, 2013 (International)
  • Consultant Diagnostic Specialist , Virion-Serion, Germany, 2012 (International)
  • Collaboration on Probiotic and Oral Microbacterial Profile with Ministry with Colonel (Dr) Borhan Jasmin, Dental Branch, Medical Division, Malaysian Army, 2012 (University)
  • Visiting Scientist, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2008 (International)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Probiotics for Medical / Wellness Applications Workshop and Meeting, National Institute of Integrative Medicine, Melbourne, Australia, 2016 - 2016 (Consultant )
  • Scientific Committee for Organizing Committee of International Congress of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology (ICMSM) 2015, Malaysian Society for Microbiology, 2015 - 2015 (Committee Member)
  • SIRIM Working Group member on Laboratories Safety under Malaysian Standards MS1042 Part 3 (Microbiological) 2008 - 2015 , Standards & Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM) , 2014 - 2015 (Committee Member)
  • Scientific committee member for 20th Scientific Meeting of Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, 2013 - 2013 (Committee Member)
  • 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 , 2013 - 2016 (Researcher)
  • 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", 2013 - 2013 (Chairman)
  • Online Mentor of the American Society of Microbiology Minority Mentoring Program , American Society of Microbiology , 2012 - 2012
  • Microarray Genomics Project, Asper Biotechnology, Genorama and University of Tartu, Estonia, 2010 - 2010 (Researcher)
  • Review of Journal Manuscript prior to publication , Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, 2010 - 2010 (Reviewer)
  • Aseptic Techniques in Pharmaceutical Compounding, Australian Custom Pharmaceuticals, Sydney, Australia , 2009 - 2010 (Technical Advisor)
  • Visiting Scientist, University of Otago, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Dunedin, New Zealand , 2008 - 2008 (Visiting Scientist)
  • 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, 2008 - 2008 (Member Of Expert Group)
  • Nalaysian Mushroom Conference & Foray 2008, Institut Sains Biologi, 2008 - 2008 (Committee Member)
  • SIRIM Working Group member on Laboratories Safety under Malaysian Standards MS1042 Part 3 (Microbiological), Standards & Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM) , 2008 - 2013 (Working Group Member)
  • 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, 2001 - 2001 (Editing Service)
  • Malaysian Standard MS1529:2001 The production, processing, labelling and marketing of plant-based organically produced foods, Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM), 2000 - 2001 (Working Group Committee Member)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Expert journal review FEMS Microbiology Letters, FEMS Microbiology Letters, Oxford University Press, 2017 (OTHERS)
    • Appointment as consultant, National Institute of Integrative Medicine, 2016 (RESEARCH)
    • Certificate of Appreciation, Malaysian Society of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, 2015 (SPECIAL)
    • Recognition for development of Malaysian Standard, SIRIM Berhad, 2015 (SPECIAL)
    • Certificate of Recognition at 2nd International Congress on Bacteriology & Infectious Diseases on 17-19 November 2014 in USA, OMICS Publishing Group, 2014 (RESEARCH)
    • Penilaian Skim Geran Penyelidikan Fundamental (FRGS) Fasa 2/2013, Universiti Malaya, 2013 (SPECIAL)
    • Silver Medal: Ekspo Penyelidikan dan Inovasi 2006, University of Malaya, 2006 (OTHERS)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2005 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Saintis Cemerlang 2005, Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi, 2005 (SPECIAL)
    • Gold Medal: 33rd International Inventions Exhibition, Geneva, Geneva Palexpo, 2005 (OTHERS)
    • Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, Unversity of Malaya, 2004 (SPECIAL)
    • Silver Medal: Expo Penyelidikan dan Inovasi 2004, University of Malaya, 2004 (OTHERS)
    • International Visiting Fellow under United States Government Program on Biotechnology, GMOs. Agriculture & Sustainable Development, United States Government, 2000 (RESEARCH)
    • Certificate of Appreciation for being a Resource Speaker to the 1st World Congress & Exposition on Integrative Healing, International Council for Health Freedom (USA) and Global Health Manile, 1999 (RESEARCH)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Panel member for grant evaluation, Universiti Malaya, 01/12/2015 to 01/12/2015 (National)
    • Development of bio-based functional toothpaste and other related oral products, Fulian (M) Sdn Bhd, 01/12/2014 to 01/12/2016 (National)
    • Consultant Diagnostics Specialist with Virion Serion, Germany for the Philippines, Virion-Sirion, Germany and Atozeta Mediscience AsiaPac (M) Sdn Bhd, 01/01/2012 to 01/01/2014 (International)
    • Microbial & biotechnological aspects of the quality control in the manufacture of products for oral hygiene , Fulien (M) Sdn Bhd, 01/12/2010 to 01/12/2016 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    PLENARY SPEAKER
  • Microbiomes and Metagenomics in Sustainable Agriculture, 6th Plant Genomics & Gene Editing Congress: Asia, 29/07/2019 to 30/07/2019, Global Engage (International)
  • The Use of Technology in Non Communicable Diseases Management: Human Microbiomes, Metagenomics and Machine Learning, International Conference on Healthcare and Technology, 18/07/2019 to 19/07/2019, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Taiwan and STIKep PPNI Jawa Barat, Indonesia (International)
  • Intellectual Property and Innovation in Green Technology, Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA)Intellectual Property Conference, 22/06/2011 to 23/06/2011, Malaysian Intelelctual Property Association (MIPA), supported by Malaysian Intellectual Property Corporation (National)
  • INVITED SPEAKER
  • Peptides from indigenous resources and applications in green sustainable biotechnology, Green Sustainable Biotechnology Symposium 2019, 17/01/2019 to 18/01/2019, National Cheng Kung University, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (International)
  • Lantibiotics from Streptococcus salivarius as potential antimicrobials, 2nd International Congress on Bacteriology & Infectious Diseases, 17/11/2014 to 19/11/2014, OMICS Conferences & Publishing Group (International)
  • University - Industry Collaboration, National Intellectual Property Convention (NIPC)2014, 20/05/2014 to 23/05/2014, Malaysian Intellectual Property Association and Malaysian Intellectual Property Organisation (MyIPO) (National)
  • 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, 25/02/2014 to 01/03/2014, Head of Biosciences, RMIT University Bundoora West Campus, Victoria, Australia (International)
  • How Biotechnology Works?, Industry Function, 14/12/2008 to 14/12/2008, Mineway Bio (Thailand) Co. Ltd. (Others)
  • ORAL PRESENTER
  • Metagenomics, gut microbiome and machine learning, International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Robotics for Industrial Applications, 28/11/2018 to 29/11/2018, University Technology Malaysia and industry (International)
  • Gyura crepioides leaves extract: an antibacterial study, 13th Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society - University Science Malaysia Scientific Conference, 03/11/2017 to 05/11/2017, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society and University Science Malaysia (National)
  • Bacteriocins: Novel weapons to fight infectious diseases, First International Sultan Qaboos University Chemistry Conference on "Recent Trends in Drug Development", 10/11/2015 to 12/11/2015, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman (International)
  • Partial Characterization of an Antimicrobial Peptide Produced by Lactobacillus plantarum, 20ty Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Meeting, 27/06/2013 to 27/06/2013, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (National)
  • A Compact and effective genetic test of mutations and molecular changes associated with Thalassemia, 9th International Annual Symposium on Sustainability Science and Management, 08/05/2010 to 11/05/2010, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (International)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • Isolation and partial purification of a bacteriocin from Pediococcus pentosaceus SEG1, International Conference of Malaysian Society of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology 2017, 01/11/2017 to 02/11/2017, Malaysian Society of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (International)
  • Antimicrobial potentials of the Malaysian and Omani Juniperus antimicrobial medicine, 21st Biological Sciences Graduate Conference 2016, 15/12/2016 to 16/12/2016, Biological Sciences Graduate Conference (International)
  • PLANT EXTRACTS EFFECT ON THE POPULATION OF BACTERIA IN SINGLE/DUAL-SPECIES BIOFILMS, 2016 IADR/APR General Session & Exhibition (June 22-25, 2016). The meeting will take place at the COEX Convention Center in Seoul,Republic of Korea., 22/06/2016 to 25/06/2016, International Association for Dental Research (International)
  • Bioethanol Production from Mixed Lignocellulosic Substrates Using Cellulolytic Termite Gut Bacteria and Yeast, 20th Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Annual Scientific Meeting, 26/06/2013 to 27/06/2013, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (National)
  • A Compact and Effective Microarray Genetic Test System , University Malaysia Terengganu Annual Symposium 2010, 08/05/2010 to 11/05/2010, 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, 08/05/2010 to 11/05/2010, 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, 08/05/2010 to 11/05/2010, 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, 08/05/2010 to 11/05/2010, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (International)
  • Antimicrobial and antioxidant effects of indigenous plant associated bacteria, Research and Innovation Expo 2010, Universiti Malaya, 01/04/2010 to 03/04/2010, Universiti Malaya (University)
  • Isolation and identification of Streptocmyces geriseoruber (cellulolytic bacteria using 16S rDNA method from termite gut, 14th Biological Sciences Gradauate Congress, 10/12/2009 to 12/12/2009, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand (International)
  • Antimicrobial Activity of Centella asiatica and its endophytic bacteria , International Congress of Malaysian Society for Microbiology (ICMSM) 2009, 01/12/2009 to 04/12/2009, 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, 01/12/2009 to 04/12/2009, Malaysian Society for Microbology, American Society of Microbiology, University of Malaya (International)
  • Antimicrobial peptides from plants and fermented extracts, 13th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, 15/12/2008 to 18/12/2008, National University of Singapore  (Others)
  • Study of oral bacterial diversity in Malaysian subjects, 13th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, 15/12/2008 to 18/12/2008, National University of Singapore (Others)
  • Bioprospecting for Antimicrobial Peptides, 13th International COngress on Infectious Diseases, 19/06/2008 to 22/06/2008, International Society for Infectious Diseases (International)
  • Microbial competition in oral health, 13th International COngress on Infectious Diseases, 19/06/2008 to 22/06/2008, International Society for Infectious Diseases (International)
  • Antimicrobial activity of eight medicinal plants from Malaysia, Abstract Book, page 330, 2nd Penang International Conference for Young Scientists, 18/06/2008 to 20/03/2010 (International)
  • OTHERS
  • ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTI-ADHERENCE EFFECTS OF PLANT EXTRACT MIXTURE (Psidium sp., Mangifera sp., and Mentha sp.) AND ITS INDIVIDUAL EXTRACTS ON SINGLE- AND DUAL-SPECIES BIOFILMS., International Congress of Malaysian Society of Microbiology (ICMSM) 2015, 07/12/2015 to 10/12/2015, Malaysian Society of Microbiology (International)
  • 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting, 22nd Annual Malaysian Society of Molecular Biology & Bitoechnology, 08/09/2015 to 09/09/2015, Malaysian Society of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology (National)
  • Advanced Biorisk Officers' Training Course 2013, Advanced Biorisk Officers' Training Course 2013, 14/01/2013 to 25/01/2013, Malaysian Biosafety & Biosecurity Association (MBBA)and Biosecurity Engagement Programme (BEP), United States Department of State (National)
  • 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, 16/03/2012 to 18/03/2012, University Grants Commission of India, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research of India, Springer Publications, University of Malaya (International)
  • Profil of oral microflora in Malaysian subjects, UM Expo, 20/01/2009 to 23/01/2009, IPPP, Universiti Malaya (University)
  • Antioxidant activities in selected plants using in vitro erythrocytes model, UM Expo, 20/01/2009 to 23/01/2009, IPPP, Universiti Malaya (University)
  • Peptides from plant and bacterial isolates, UM Expo, 20/01/2009 to 23/01/2009, IPPP, Universiti Malaya (University)