Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

MRS LAU SU EE

  • Research Officer

  • Centre of Research in Biotechnology for Agriculture
  •    +603-79676990
  •   suee@um.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Working Committee, International, 01/11/2017 to 31/10/2019
  • Working Committee for University of Malaya Centre of Excellence, University Malaya, 23/10/2017 to 22/10/2019
  • RMIC Emergency Response Team Member , University Malaya, 21/04/2016 to 20/04/2018
  • Jawatankuasa, Faculty, 17/01/2016 to 16/01/2018
  • DOCUMENT CONTROLLER, Faculty, 08/05/2015 to 07/05/2018
  • Facility Manager , Faculty, 01/06/2013 to 31/05/2018
  • Committee , Faculty, 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2017
  • Quality Committee Member, University Malaya, 20/04/2016 to 31/12/2017
  • COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/06/2013 to 31/05/2016
  • COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/06/2013 to 31/05/2015
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • MSc, SCIENCE, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • BSc(Hons)(Gen&MolBio), MOLECULAR GENETICS, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Life member of the Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Member, Since 2022 (National)
  • MBOT - Malaysia Board of Technologists, Graduate Member, 2019 to present (National)
  • Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Ordinary Member, 2019 to 2020 (National)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • MOLECULAR GENETICS (BIOTECHNOLOGY, RNAi, PLANT VIRUS)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2022
    • Hamdan, Mohd Fadhli; Karlson, Chou Khai Soong; Teoh, Ee Yang; Lau, Su-Ee; Tan, Boon Chin (2022). Genome Editing for Sustainable Crop Improvement and Mitigation of Biotic and Abiotic Stresses, PLANTS-BASEL. 11(19), . doi:10.3390/plants11192625
    2021
    • Amnan, M. A. M., Pua, T. L., Lau, S. E., Tan, B. C., Yamaguchi, H., Hitachi, K., . . . Komatsu, S. (2021). Osmotic stress in banana is relieved by exogenous nitric oxide. PeerJ, 9, 26. doi: 10.7717/peerj.10879
    • Lau, S. E., Hamdan, M. F., Pua, T. L., Saidi, N. B., & Tan, B. C. (2021). Plant Nitric Oxide Signaling under Drought Stress. Plants-Basel, 10(2), 29. doi: 10.3390/plants10020360
    • Mazumdar, P., Chiun, O. Y., Lau, S. E., Taheri, S., & Harikrishna, J. A. (2021). The banana (Musa acuminata)MYBgene family andMaMYB14,MaMYB63andMaMYB110expression in response to salinity-stress in cv. Berangan. Plant Biosystems, 155(4), 856-870. doi: 10.1080/11263504.2020.1801878
    2019
    • Mazumdar, P., Pratama, H., Lau, S. E., Teo, C. H., Harikrishna, J. A. (2019). Biology, phytochemical profile and prospects for snake fruit: An antioxidant-rich fruit of South East Asia. Trends in Food Science Technology, 91, 147-158. doi:10.1016/j.tifs.2019.06.017
    • Khairul-Anuar, M. A., Mazumdar, P., Lau, S. E., Tan, T. T., Harikrishna, J. A. (2019). High-quality RNA isolation from pigment-rich Dendrobium flowers. 3 Biotech, 9(10), 9. doi: 10.1007/s13205-019-1898-y
    • Mazumdar, P., Lau, S. E., Singh, P., Takhtgahi, H. M., Harikrishna, J. A. (2019). Impact of sea-salt on morpho-physiological and biochemical responses in banana (Musa acuminata cv. Berangan). Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants, 25(3), 713-726. doi:10.1007/s12298-019-00659-3
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Mazumdar P, Ong YC, Lau SE, Taheri S. & Harikrishna JA. (2020) The banana (Musa acuminata) MYB gene family and MaMYB14, MaMYB63 and MaMYB110 expression in response to salinity-stress in cv Berangan. Plant Biosystems (WoS)
    2019
    • Mazumdar P., Pratama, H., Lau SE., Teo, CH., Harikrishna JA (2019). Biology, phytochemical profile and prospects for snake fruit: an antioxidant-rich fruit of South East Asia. (WoS)
    • Muhammad Asyraf Bin Khairul Anuar, Purabi Mazumdar, Su-Ee Lau, Tan Tian Tian, *Jennifer Ann Harikrishna (2019). High-quality RNA isolation from pigment-rich Dendrobium flowers. 3Biotech DOI: 10.1007/s13205-019-1898-y (WoS)
    2018
    • Gudimella, R., Singh, P., Mazumdar, P., Wong, G.R., Lau, S.E., Harikrishna, J.A. (2018). Genome-wide regulatory network mapping of miRNA and transcription factors in banana roots. Tropical Plant Biology DOI: 10.1007/s12042-018-9207-1 (WoS)
    • Wong Gwo Rong, Purabi Mazumdar, Lau SuEe, Pooja Singh, Jennifer Ann Harikrishna (2018). Ectopic expression of a Musa acuminata Root Hair Defective 3 (MaRHD3) in Arabidopsis enhances drought tolerance. Journal of Plant Physiology 231, 219-233 (WoS)
    2017
    • Mazumdar, P., Lau, S. E., Wee, W. Y., Singh, P., & Harikrishna, J. A. (2017). Genome-wide Analysis of the CCCH Zinc-Finger Gene Family in Banana (Musa acuminata): An Insight Into Motif and Gene Structure Arrangement, Evolution and Salt Stress Responses. Tropical Plant Biology, 10(4), 177-193. (WoS)
    2015
    • Su-Ee Lau, Trude Schwarzacher, Rofina Yasmin Othman and Jennifer Ann Harikrishna (2015) dsRNA silencing of an R2R3-MYB transcription factor affects flower cell shape in a Dendrobium hybrid. BMC Plant Biology 15:194 DOI 10.1186/s12870-015-0577-3 (WoS)
    2014
    • S. E. LAU, P. MAZUMDAR, T. W. HEE, A. L. A. SONG, R. Y. OTHMAN1 and J. A. HARIKRISHNA (2014)Crude extracts of bacterially expressed dsRNA protect orchid plants against cymbidium mosaic virus during transplantation from in vitro culture. Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology. 89 (5) 569 576 (WoS)
    Book Chapter
    2017
    • Lau Su Ee, Purabi Mazumdar, Pooja Singh and Jennifer Ann Harikrishna* (2017) Use of dsRNA in Crop Improvement. In: "Crop Improvement Sustainability through Leading Edge Technology Springer International, Switzerland.
    Article in Proceedings
    2021
    • Lau, S.E., Tan, B.C. (2021). Exogenous Nitric Oxide Promotes Growth and Enhances Tolerance against Drought Stress in Banana. The 2nd International Electronic Conference on Plant Sciences 10th Anniversary of Journal Plants. https://doi.org/10.3390/IECPS2021-11943
    Monograph
    2019
    • Anuar M. A. K., Mazumdar, P., Lau, S. E., Harikrishna, J. A., (2019). GROWING DENDROBIUMS: A guide to propagating orchids at the Plant Biotech Facility. ISBN: 978-967-2182-19-1, University Malaya Press
    2016
    • Purabi Mazumdar, Lau Su Ee, Fauziah Abu Bakar and Jennifer Ann Harikrishna (2016). GROWING ARABIDOPSIS: A guide to use in the growth room at the Plant Biotech Facility (GP-BSL2) Editor: Jennifer Ann Harikrishna. University of Malaya Press. First published in 2016
    Original Writing
    2022
    • Lau, S. E., Teo, W. F. A., Teoh, E. Y., & Tan, B. C. (2022). Microbiome engineering and plant biostimulants for sustainable crop improvement and mitigation of biotic and abiotic stresses. Discover Food, 2(1), 1-23.
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    RU Operation
  • Establishment of an efficient and reproducible high expression transgenic root system for functional genomic studies in banana, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2017 (National)
  • Functional study of novel salinity-stress responsive banana microRNA, mac-miR37 towards improving abiotic stress tolerance in banana, Consultant, 2015 - 2017 (National)
  • Functional study of novel salinity-stress responsive banana microRNAs,mac-miR 19, mac-miR 157, mac-miR 159c and mac-miR 159g towards improving abiotic stress tolerance in banana, Consultant, 2015 - 2017 (National)
  • Development And Testing Of Bacterially Expressed Dsrna For Molecular Biology And Biotechnology Applications, Consultant, 2014 - 2015 (National)
  • PATENT/IPR
    (Product Name),(Type),(Level)
    • CEBAR Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 14: Spill Management, Copyright (International)
    • CEBAR Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 13: Operation of Bleach Sterilizer Equipment, Copyright (International)
    • CEBAR Plant Biotech Facility Fire Drill Video, Copyright (International)
    • CEBAR Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 15: Emergency Managemen, Copyright (International)
    • dsRNA Silencing Of An R2R3-Myb Transcription Factor Affects Flower Cell Shape In A Dendrobium Hybrid, Copyright (University)
    • Operation Of Autoclave SOP 11 (Cebar Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 11 : Operation Of Autoclave Video), Copyright (International)
    • Gowning & Degowning SOP 6 (Cebar Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 6 : Gowning And Degowning Video), Copyright (International)
    • Biosafety Cabinet SOP 10 (Cebar Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 10 : Biosafety Cabinet Video), Copyright (International)
    • Transfer Of Genetic Modified Organism (GMO) SOP 7 (Cebar Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 7 : Transfer Of Genetic Modified Organism (GMO) Video), Copyright (International)
    • Waste Management SOP 12 (Cebar Plant Biotech Facility Standard Operation Procedure 12 : Waste Management Video), Copyright (International)
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • Review of the manuscript entitled "Physiological mechanisms of metal tolerant bacteria between free and immobilized cell from electroplating wastewater: A Review.", 14/10/2022 to 22/10/2022, International, (Reviewer)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2018 (CERTIFICATE)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2017 (CERTIFICATE)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2016 (CERTIFICATE)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2015 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Anugerah Khas Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, Timbalan Naib Canselor (Penyelidikan & Inovasi), Universiti Malaya, 2014 (SERVICES)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    ORAL PRESENTER
  • When Berangan meets drought: How drought influence morpho-physiology, biochemistry, and transcriptome in Musa acuminata cv. Berangan (AAA group), International Postgraduate Symposium in Biology, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 27/10/2021 to 29/10/2021, Institute of Systems Biology (INBIOSIS) (International)
  • Control of cell morphogenesis by activity of R2R3-MYB transcription factor in Dendrobium hybrida flowers, 19th Scientific Meeting of MSMBB, 31/10/2012 to 01/11/2012, MSMBB (National)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • Characterization of Musa acuminata Root Hair Defective 3 (MaRHD3) in Arabidopsis, 23th Seminar of PBBMI and 2nd COSCI 2018, 11/10/2018 to 12/10/2018, Universitas Airlangga (International)
  • dsRNA knock down of an R2R3-MYB transcription factor affects flower cell shape in Dendrobium hybrida (Presented by Prof. Dr. Jennifer Ann Harikrishna), Plant Transformation Technologies III, 12/02/2014 to 15/02/2014, VISCEA (International)
  • PC plant biotechnology facility University of Malaya, 8th Asia-Pacific Biosafety Association Biosafety Conference, 22/04/2013 to 25/04/2013, Asia-Pacific Biosafety Association & Malaysian Biosafety and Biosecurity Association (National)
  • Full length sequence and phylogenetic study of DhMYB gene in orchid (Dendrobium hybrida), 16th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, 12/12/2011 to 14/12/2011, UM, NUS & CU (International)
  • Isolation and phylogenetic study of R2R3-MYB genes in orchid (Dendrobium hybrida), 9th Malaysia Genetics Congress , 28/09/2011 to 30/09/2011, Persatuan Genetik Malaysia (National)
  • PRESENTER
  • Shape My Orchid , Malaysian Agricultural and Innovation Challenge (MAGIC), 06/11/2014 to 08/11/2014, Ministry of Agriculture & Agro-based Industry (MOA) (National)
  • dsRNA silencing of an R2R3-MYB transcription factor affects flower cell shape in a Dendrobium hybrid, University of Malaya-University Tsukuba Workshop on Biotechnology and its Institutional Management , 17/03/2014 to 17/03/2014, University of Malaya and University Tsukuba, Japan (International)