PERSONAL DETAIL


ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. WAN YUSOFF BIN WAN SULAIMAN

Associate Professor
Department of Parasitology
Faculty of Medicine
 
  wanyus@um.edu.my
 Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/L-5295-2016

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
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ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
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AREAS OF EXPERTISE
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RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
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Chapter in Book

2016
  • Wong,H.V., Chan,Y.F., Sam,I.C.,WanYusof,W.S. Vythilingam,I. In Chu,J.J.H & Ang,S.K. (Editors) Chikungunya Virus: Methods and Protocols. 1-333. New York,Humana Press 

2013
  • Indra Vythilingam, Wan Y. Wan-Sulaiman, and John Jeffery (2013). In Yvone Ai Lian Kim & Indra Vythilingam (Eds.), Parasites and their vectors. (pp.57-75). New York, NY: Springer-Verlag 
  • Aziz Shafie, Romano Ngui, Chua Kek Heng, Mohd Aidil Roslan, Wan Yusoff Wan Sulaiman & Yvonne Ai Lian Lim (2013). Geographic information system (GIS) and predictive risk map soil-transmitted helminthiasis in peninsular Malaysia. In: Selected Issues on Health and Environment (eds: Narimah Samat, Zullyadini A. Rahaman, Sharifah Rohayah Syeikh Dawood, Wan Ruslan Ismail & Ruslan Rainis). Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Malaysia 

1998
  • Chalk, R & W.Y.Sulaiman, “Antimicrobial Peptides from Small Insects: Methods for Insect Culture and for the Detection Visualization, Isolation and Sequencing od active Hemolymph Peptides” A, Wiesner, G.B Dunphy, I, Morishima, M, Sugumaran and M, Yamakawa (ed) Techniques in Insect Immunology, S.O.S Publication, USA, 1998, Chapter 16,pg.109-124 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Cherng‑Shii Leong., Indra Vythilingam1., Jonathan Wee‑Kent Liew., Meng‑Li Wong., Wan Sulaiman Wan‑Yusoff and Yee‑Ling Lau. Enzymatic and molecular characterization of insecticide resistance mechanisms in field populations of Aedes aegypti from Selangor, Malaysia. Parasites & Vectors. (2019) 12:236 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fu JYL, Chua CL, Vythilingam I, Wan Sulaiman WY, Wong HV, Chan YF, Sam IC. An amino acid change in nsP4 of chikungunya virus confers fitness advantage in human cell lines rather than in Aedes albopictus. Journal of General Virology 2019; 100(11): 1541-1553. doi: 10.1099/jgv.0.001338 (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Hassan NA, Lim YAL, Mahmud R, Mohd-Shaharuddin N, Wan Yusoff WS, Ngui R (2018). Molecular diagnosis of microsporidia among immunocompromised patients in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 99 (6): 1562-1566 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hassan N-A, Lim YAL, Mahmud R, Mohd-Shaharuddin N, Ngui R (2018). Microsporidia infection among various groups of immunocompromised patients in Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine 35(2): 521–530 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Leong, C.S., Vythilingam, I., Wong, M.L., Wan Sulaiman, W.Y., Lau, Y.L. (2018). Aedes aegypti(Linnaeus) larvae from dengue outbreak areas in Selangor showing resistance to pyrethroids but susceptible to organophosphates. Acta Trop. 185:115-126. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2018.05.008 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Indra Vythilingam, Wong, M.L. & Wan Yussof,W.S. (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Lau S. M., Chua T. H., Sulaiman W. Y., Joanne S., Yvonne L. A. I., Sekaran S. D., Chinna K., Venugopalan B., Vythilingam I. (2017). A new paradigm for Aedes spp. surveillance using gravid ovipositing sticky trap and NS1 antigen test kit. Parasites and Vectors. 10(151), 1-9. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ali, Z.A., Roslan, M.A., Yahya, Rosiyah., Sulaiman, W.Y.W., Puteh, R. (2016). Eco-friendly synthesis of silver nanoparticles and its larvicidal property against fourth instar larvae of Aedes aegypti. IET Biotechnology, 11(2), 152-156. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Roslan MA, Ngui R, Vythilingam I, Sulaiman WYW (2017) Evaluation of sticky traps for adult Aedes mosquitoes in Malaysia: a potential monitoring and surveillance tool for the efficacy of control strategies. Journal of Vector Ecology 42(2):298-307. doi: 10.1111/jvec.12270 (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Reena Deeba Richard, Init Ithoi, Mohamad Azlan Abd Majid, Wan Yusoff Wan Sulaiman, Tian Chye Tan, Veeranoot Nissapatorn, Yvonne Ai Lian Lim. (2016). Monitoring of waterborne parasities in two drinking water treatment plants: a study in Sarawak, Malaysia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(641) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Shafie, A., Roslan, M.A., Ngui, R., Lim, Y.A.L., Sulaiman, W.Y.W. (2016). Mosquito biology and mosquito-borne disease awareness among island communities in Malaysia. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 32(4), 273-281. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong, H.V., Vythilingam, I., Sulaiman, W.Y.W, Lulla, A., Merits, A., Chan, Y., F., Sam, I.C. (2016). Detection of persistent Chikungunya virus RNA but not infectious in experimental vertical transmission in Aedes aegypti from Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 94(1), 182-186. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Vythilingam, I., Sam, JIC., Chan, YF., Khaw, LT and Sulaiman, WYW. New paradigms for virus detection, surveillance and control of zika virus vectors in the settings of Southeast Asia. Vol.7 doi:10.3389/fmicb.2016.01452. Frontiers in Microbiology (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sam JIC, Chan YF, Vythilingam I, Wan Sulaiman WY. Zika virus and its potential re-emergence in Malaysia. Medical Journal of Malaysia 2016; 71(2): 68-70. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2015
  • Muslimin, M., Wilson, J.J., Ghazali, A.R.M., Braima, K.A., Jeffery, J., Wan-Nor, F., Alaa-Edin, M.E., Mohd-Zin, S.W., Wan-Yusoff W.S., Norma-Rashid, Y., Lau, Y.L., Rohela, M., Abdul-Aziz, N.M. (2015). First report of brown widow spider sightings in Peninsular Malaysia and notes on its global distribution. Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 21(11). (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sai-Ming Lau, Indra Vythilingam, Jonathan Inbaraj Doss, Shamala Devi Sekaran, Tock H. Chua, Wan Yusof Wan Sulaiman, Karuthan Chinna, Yvonne Ai- Lian Lim and Balan Venugopalan. 2015. Surveillance of adult Aedes mosquitoes in Selangor, Malaysia. Tropical Medicine and International Health. volume 20 no 10 pp 1271 1280 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong ML, Chua TH, Leong CS, Khaw LT, Fornace K, Wan-Yusoff, et al. (2015) Seasonal and Spatial Dynamics of the Primary Vector of Plasmodium knowlesi within a Major Transmission Focus in Sabah, Malaysia. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9(10): e0004135. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Vythilingam et al.: Plasmodium knowlesi malaria an emerging public health problem in Hulu Selangor, Selangor, Malaysia (2009 2013): epidemiologic and entomologic analysis. Parasites & Vectors 2014 7:436. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Muhammad Aidil, R., Imelda, A., Jeffery, J., Ngui, R., Wan Yusoff, W.S., Aziz, S., Lim, Y.A.L. and Rohela, M. (2014). Distribution of mosquito larvae in various breeding sites in National Zoo Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine, 32(1), 183-186. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Thulasi Kumar, Subashini Onichandran, Yvonne A. L. Lim, Nongyao Sawangjaroen, Init Ithoi, Hemah Andiappan, Cristina C. Salibay, Julieta Z. Dungca, Tan Tian Chye, Wan Y. W. Sulaiman, Yee Ling Lau, and Veeranoot Nissapatorn. Comparative study on waterborne parasites between Malaysia and Thailand- a new insight. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2014; 90(4): 682-689. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kumar, T., Onichandran, S., Lim, Y. A. L., Sawangjaroen, N., Ithoi, I., Andiappan, H., Salibay, C. C., Dungca, J. Z., Chye, T. T., Sulaiman, W. Y. W., Lau, Y. L., Nissapatorn, V. 2014. Comparative Study on Waterborne Parasites between Malaysia and Thailand: A New Insight American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 2.736) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aziz, S, Aidil MR, Nisfariza MN, Ngui R, Lim YAL, Wan Yusoff, WS, Ruslan R (2014). Spatial density of Aedes distribution in urban areas: A case study of breteau index in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Journal of Vector Borne Diseases 51 (2): 1-6 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ngui R, Lee SC, Yap NJ, Tan TK, Aidil MR, Chua CK, Aziz S, Wan Yusoff WS, Ahmad AF, Mahmud R, Lim YAL (2014). Gastrointestinal parasites in rural dogs and cats in Selangor and Pahang states in Peninsular Malaysia. Acta Parasitologica 59 (4). DOI: 10.2478/s11686-014- 0306-3 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Romano Ngui, Aziz Shafie, Kek Heng Chua, Mohd Sani Mistam, Hesham M. Al-Mekhlafi, Wan Yusoff W. Sulaiman, Rohela Mahmud, Yvonne A.L. Lim (2014). Mapping and modeling the geographical distribution of soil- transmitted helminthiases in Peninsular Malaysia: implications for control approaches. Geospatial Health. 8 (2): 365-376 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Subashini Onichandran., Thulasi Kumar., Yvonne A. L. Lim., Nongyao Sawangjaroen., Hemah Andiappan., Cristina C. Salibay., Tan Tian Chye., Init Ithoi., Julieta Z. Dungca., Wan Y. W. Sulaiman., Lau Yee Ling., and Veeranoot Nissapatorn. Waterborne parasites and physico-chemical assessment of selected lakes in Malaysia. Parasitol Res (2013) 112:4185–4191 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Muhammad Aidil Roslan, Aziz Shafie, Romano Ngui, Yvonne Ai Lian Lim, Wan Yusoff Wan Sulaiman. Vertical Infestation of the Dengue Vectors Aedes Aegypti and Aedes Albopictus in Apartments in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association 29 (4): 328-336 (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Aziz S, Ngui R, Lim YAL, Sholehah I, Nur Farhana J, Azizan AS, Wan Yusoff WS (2012). Spatial pattern of 2009 dengue distribution in Kuala Lumpur using GIS application. Tropical Biomedicine 29(1): 113-120. (ISI-Indexed)
  • I-Ching Sam, Shih-Keng Loong, Jasmine Chandramathi Michael, Chong-Long Chua, Wan Yusoff Wan Sulaiman, Indra Vythilingam, Shie-Yien Chan, Chun-Wei Chiam, Yze- Shiuan Yeong, Sazaly AbuBakar, Yoke-Fun Chan. 2012. Genotypic and Phenotypic Characterization of Chikungunya Virus of Different Genotypes from Malaysia. Plos One 7(11): e50476. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0050476 (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Init Ithoi, Azman Jali, Mak Joon Wah, Wan Yusoff Sulaiman, Rohela Mahmud 2011. Occurrence of Blastocystis in water of two rivers from recreational areas in Malaysia. Journal of Parasitology Research, vol. 2011, Article ID 123916, 8 pages. (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Lim, Y.A.L., Ramasame, S.D., Mahdy, M.A., Sulaiman, W.Y.W., Smith, H.V. (2009) Detection and molecular characterization of Giardia isolated from recreational lake water in Malaysia. Parasitology Research, 106, 289-291. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azman, J., Init, I., Wan Yusoff, W.S. (2009). Occurrence of Giardia and Cryptosporidium (oo)cyst in the river water of two recreational areas in Selangor, Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine, 26(3), 289-302. (ISI-Indexed)

2007
  • Mhadeva, S., Qua, C.S., Sulaiman W.Y.W. (2007). Repeat endoscopy for recurrent iron deficiency anemia: an (un)expected finding from Southeast Asia. Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 52, 523-525. (ISI-Indexed)

2005
  • Nissapatorn, V., Kuppusamy, I., Wan-Yusoff WS, Khairul Anuar, A. (2005). Clinical analysis of foreign-born patients with tuberculosis found in Malaysia. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 36(3): 713-721. (ISI-Indexed)

2003
  • Init, I., Mak, J.W., Top, S., Zulhainan, Z., Prummongkol, S., Nissapatorn, V., Wan-Yusoff, W.S., Khairul Anuar, A. (2003). Polypeptides associated with in vivo cyst formation of Blastocystis hominis. Southeast Asian Jounral of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 34(4): 727-732. (ISI-Indexed)

2002
  • Rohela, M., Jamaiah, I., Chan, K.W., Wan Yusoff, W.S. (2002). Diphyllobotothriasis: the first case report from Malaysia. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 33(2): 229-230. (ISI-Indexed)

2000
  • Jamaiah I., Wan Yusoff WS., Rohela M., Majuyah R & Bashirun H. Malaria : A 17 year retrospective study at University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur. Journal Malaysian Society of Health. Vol. 18 2000. pg. 25 – 28. (ISI-Indexed)

1994
  • Sinniah, B., Rajeswari, B., Johari, S., Ramakrishnan, K., Wan Yusoff, W.S., Rohela, M. (1994). Cyclospora sp causing diarrhea. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 25(1): 221-3. (ISI-Indexed)
Others

2008
  • MALARIA: A 17 YEAR RETROSPECTIVE STUDY AT UNIVERSITY MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE, KUALA LUMPUR. 
  • Antimicrobial Pepetides and genetic Selection on Antimicrobial Responses in Anopheles stepensi 
  • Biotic Aspect of The Putrajaya Lake and Wetland (Montly Report, April 2005) 
  • Biotic Aspects of The Putrajaya Lake and Wetlands (Monthly Report, january 2004) 
  • Biotic Aspects of The Putrajaya Lake and Wetlands (Montly Report, March 2005) 
  • Biotic Aspects of The Putrajaya Lake and Wetlands (Montly Reports, Feb 2004) 
  • DIPHYLLOBOTHRIASIS : THE FIRST CASE REPORT FROM MALAYSIA 
  • Clinical Analysis of foreign-born patients with tuberculosis found in Malaysia 
  • Antimcrobial Peptides from small Insect: Methods for Insect Culture and for the Detection Visualization, Isolation and Sequencing of active Hemolymph Peptides 
  • POLYPEPTIDES ASSOCIATED WITH IN VITRO CYST FORMATION OF BLASTOCYSTIS HOMINIS 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
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CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
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AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
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PRESENTATIONS
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POSTER
  • A community surveillance and control of Aedes mosquitoes in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, International Conference of University Malaya Academia-Community Engagement (UMACE) 2019, 2019-09-30 to 2019-10-01, UMCARES, (International)

EXPERT LINKAGES
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EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
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EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
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CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
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SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Azman Bin Jali, PREVALENCE AND GENOTYPING OF WATERBORNE PATHOGENIC PROTOZOA ISOLATED FROM RECREATIONAL WATER, HUMAN AND ANIMAL SAMPLES, 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Muhammad Aidil Bin Roslan, INFLUENCES OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND HUMAN BEHAVIOUR ON AEDES POPULATION, 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Mustakiza Binti Muslimin, MORPHOLOGICAL AND GENETIC CHARACTERIZATION OF DOMESTIC SPIDERS IN MALAYSIA (URBAN AND SUBURBAN), 2009/2010
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Sholehah Binti Ismail, PENGARUH IKLIM DAN ALAM SEKITAR TERHADAP KITAR HAYAT DAN PENYEBARAN DEMAM DENGGI DI KUALA LUMPUR, 2007/2008
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Elfadol Obeid Mohamed Ali, The Ecology and Behavior of the Malaria vector in Khourtum State, 2005/2006
  • Master Degree, Chen Yeng, Immune peptides of Aedes togoi, 2001/2002

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


FIRST DEGREE
  • PBL STAGE 2 BLOCK 9, 2016/2017(1), 13, 15
  • UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA MEDICAL PROGRAM, 2016/2017(1), 13, 3
  • ADVANCED COURSE IN DIAGNOSTIC PARASITOLOGY, 2016/2017(2), 16, 7
  • BASIC PARASITOLOGY, 2016/2017(2), 20, 1
  • BASIC DIAGNOSTIC PARASITOLOGY, 2016/2017(1), 46, 5
  • STAGE 2 BLOCK 9, 2016/2017(1), 13, 1
  • PARASITOLOGY, 2016/2017(2), 43, 2
  • PBL BLOCK 10 UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA MEDICAL PROGRAM , 2016/2017(1), 13, 18
  • BASIC PARASITOLOGY, 2015/2016(2), 11, 2
  • ADVANCED COURSE IN DIAGNOSTIC PARASITOLOGY, 2015/2016(2), 27, 8
  • PARASITOLOGY, 2015/2016(2), 46, 2
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, 2014/2015(1,2), 2, 9
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery PBL 9, 2013/2014(2), 10, 4
  • BASIC PARASITOLOGY, 2013/2014(2), 36, 2
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery PBL 4, 2013/2014(1), 10, 4
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, 2013/2014(1,2), 198, 44
  • ADVANCED COURSE IN DIAGNOSTIC PARASITOLOGY, 2013/2014(2), 21, 5
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery PBL 3, 2013/2014(1), 10, 4
  • BASIC DIAGNOSTIC PARASITOLOGY, 2013/2014(1), 24, 4
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery PBL 6, 2012/2013(1), 10, 4
  • Ijazah Sarjana Muda Perubatan Dan Sarjana Muda Pembedahan, 2012/2013, 217, 28
  • ADVANCED COURSE IN DIAGNOSTIC PARASITOLOGY (B), 2012/2013, 37, 8
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, 2012/2013(1,2), 201, 36
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery PBL 2, 2012/2013(2), 10, 4
  • IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERUBATAN DAN SARJANA MUDA PEMBEDAHAN, 2011/2012(1,2), 207, 28
  • Ijazah Sarjana Muda Perubatan Dan Sarjana Muda Pembedahan, 2010/2011(1,2), 206, 28
DIPLOMA (IF APPLICABLE)
  • PROGRAM DIPLOMA KEJURURAWATAN, 2012/2013, 200, 1
  • BASIC MEDICAL PARASITOLOGY, 2012/2013(1,2), 30, 6
  • BASIC MEDICAL PARASITOLOGY, 2011/2012(1,2), 30, 6
  • BASIC MEDICAL PARASITOLOGY, 2010/2011(1), 30, 1