Shi Jing completed internship in Proteomics Lab

Chon Shi Jing, from Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) has just completed her internship in Proteomics Lab. She was working on the isolation and identification of starch-degrading, biohydrogen-producing bacteria from starch processing industry. We … [Continue reading]

Congratulations FYUP students!

Congratulations to¬†Proteomics Lab FYUP students on successfully presenting their reports during the last FYUP Seminar. They are Ayathull Fatin Mohd Jar, Mohd Sukri Hassan, Mohd Firdaus Noraslan, and Tham Sin Ying. Good luck in your future endeavour! … [Continue reading]

New MSc and PhD positions available on marine microalgae characterisations

Update (18 October 2016): This position has now been filled. MSc and PhD positions are now available on characterisations of marine microalgae associated with harmful algal bloom (HAB) in Malaysia. Applications are invited from candidates with … [Continue reading]

New MSc position available on protein biochemistry

Update (18 October 2016): This position has now been filled. One (1) MSc by full research position is currently available in my lab, on the biochemistry of heat shock protein 47. Application is welcomed from Malaysian candidate, with suitable … [Continue reading]

Congratulations Nadia and Attahiru!

Congratulations Nadia Hanis Hashim and Attahiru Abubakar on passing their MSc (mixed mode) viva examinations! Nadia was investigating anaerobic azo dye decolourisation, and its potential biohydrogen production ability, and Attahiru was working on … [Continue reading]

Bio-xcell Career Fair for Student

A message from BiotechCorp to all students (UG and PG). Please join to know more about Bio-xcell and BiotechCorp. FBME students can refer to T02 Academic Office for more information and registration.   "Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation … [Continue reading]

New paper on the toxicity of silver nanoparticle published!

Our new paper on silver nanoparticle toxicity on environmental bacteria is now available online. It is published in the Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection (Elsevier). Read the article here. Abstract Background/Purposes Silver … [Continue reading]

ACS South East Asia Global Innovation Challenge Competition (SEAGIC) for Undergraduates

American Chemical Society (ACS) Malaysia is inviting all undergraduate students in South East Asian region to submit their ideas to the ACS SEAGIC on water sustainability issues. There is not entry fee, and selected entries will be invited to attend … [Continue reading]

Congratulations to my FYUP students!

Congratulations to all my 2014/2015 FYUP students on successfully defending their Final Year projects during the Biosciences and Medical Engineering Symposium 2015. They are Chan Xin Yi, Catherine Wong, Tan Sheng Hao and Naziha Abd Ghani. Well done … [Continue reading]

Latest publication!

Our paper on bioelectricity generation using POME in an MFC has been published in Bioresource Technology. Read the article here.   ABSTRACT A double-chambered membrane microbial fuel cell (MFC) was constructed to investigate the … [Continue reading]