Research Publications


Teoh WY, Yong YS, Razali FN, Stephenie S, Shah MD, Tan JK, Gnanaraj C, Mohd Esa N (2023) LC-MS/MS and GC-MS analysis for the identification of bioactive metabolites responsible for the antioxidant and anti-bacterial activities of Lygodium microphyllum (Cav.) R. Br. Separations., 10:3, 215. DOI: 10.3390/separations10030215


Burhanuddin LA, Liu X, Deng Y, Challita U, Zahemszky A (2022) QoE Optimization for Live Video Streaming in UAV-to-UAV Communications via Deep Reinforcement Learning. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 71:5, 5358-5370. DOI: 10.1109/TVT.2022.3152146

Fang X,  Li Y, Kua YL, Chew ZL, Gan S, Tan KW, Lee TZE, Cheng WK, Lau HLN (2022) Insights on the potential of natural deep eutectic solvents (NADES) to fine-tune durian seed gum for use as edible food coating. Food Hydrocolloids, 132, 107861. DOI: 10.1016/j.foodhyd.2022.107861

Moradihamedani P (2022) Recent development in polymer/montmorillonite clay mixed matrix membranes for gas separation: a short review. Polymer Bulletin. DOI: 10.1007/s00289-022-04266-3

Selvavinayagam ST, Yong YK, Tan HY, Zhang Y, Subramanian G, Rajeshkumar M, Vasudevan K, Jayapal P, Narayanasamy K, Ramesh D, Palani S, Larsson M, Shankar EM, Raju S (2022) Factors Associated with the Decay of Anti-SARS-CoV-2 S1 IgG Antibodies Among Recipients of an Adenoviral Vector-Based AZD1222 and a Whole-Virion Inactivated BBV152 Vaccine. Frontiers in Medicine, 9, 887974. DOI: 10.3389/fmed.2022.887974

Tan HY, Yong YK, Xue YC, Liu H, Furihata T, Shankar EM, Ng CS (2022) cGAS and DDX41-STING mediated intrinsic immunity spreads intercellularly to promote neuroinflammation in SOD1 ALS model. iScience, 25:6, 104404. DOI: 10.1016/j.isci.2022.104404

Yong YK, Wong WF, Vignesh R, Chattopadhyay I, Velu V, Tan HY, Zhang Y, Larsson M, Shankar EM (2022) Dengue Infection-Recent Advances in Disease Pathogenesis in the Era of COVID-19. Frontiers in Immunology, 13, 889196. DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2022.889196

Haron FK, Shah MD, Yong YS, Jen Kit Tan, Mohamad-Lal MT, Maran BAV (2022) Antiparasitic Potential of Methanol Extract of Brown Alga Sargassum polycystum (Phaeophyceae) and Its LC-MS/MS Metabolite Profiling. Diversity, 14:10, 796. DOI: 10.3390/d14100796

Shah MD, Maran BAV, Shaleh SRM, Zuldin WH, Gnanaraj C, Yong YS (2022) Therapeutical Potential and Nutraceutical Profiling of North Bornean Seaweeds: A Review. Marine Drugs, 20(2), 101. DOI: 10.3390/md20020101

Lem FF, Yong YSGoh S, Chin SN, Chee FT (2022) Withanolides, the hidden gem in Physalis minima: A mini review on their antiinflammatory, antineuroinflammatory and anticancer effects. Food Chemistry, 377, 132002. DOI: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.132002


Baird AH, Guest JR, Edwards AJ, Bauman AG, Bouwmeester J, Mera H, Abrego D, Alvarez-Noriega M, Babcock RC, Barbosa MB, Bonito V, Burt J, Cabaitan PC, Chang CF, Chavanich S, Chen CA, Chen CJ, Chen WJ, Chung FC, Connolly SR, Cumbo VR, Dornelas M, Doropoulos C, Eyal G, Eyal-Shaham L, Fadli N, Figueiredo J, Flot JF, Gan SH, Gomez E, Graham EM, Grinblat M, Gutiérrez-Isaza N, Harii S, Harrison PL, Hatta M, Ho NAJ, Hoarau G, Hoogenboom M, Howells EJ, Iguchi A, Isomura N, Jamodiong EA, Jandang S, Keyse J, Kitanobo S, Kongjandtre N, Kuo CY, Ligson C, Lin CH, Low J, Loya Y, Maboloc EA, Madin JS, Mezaki T, Min C, Morita M, Moya A, Neo SH, Nitschke MR, Nojima S, Nozawa Y, Piromvaragorn S, Plathong S, Puill-Stephan E, Quigley K, Ramirez-Portilla C, Ricardo G, Sakai K, Sampayo E, Shlesinger T, Sikim L, Simpson C, Sims CA, Sinniger F, Spiji DA, Tabalanza T, Tan CH, Terraneo TI, Torda G, True J, Tun K, Vicentuan K, Viyakarn V, Waheed Z, Ward S, Willis B, Woods RM, Woolsey ES, Yamamoto HH, Yusuf S (2021) An Indo-Pacific coral spawning database. Scientific Data, 8, 35. DOI: 10.1038/s41597-020-00793-8

Moradihamedani P (2021) Recent advances in dye removal from wastewater by membrane technology: A review. Polymer BulletinDOI: 10.1007/s00289-021-03603-2

Wong SW, Ting YW, Yong YK, Tan HY, Barathan M, Riazalhosseini B, Bee CJ, Tee KK, Larsson M,  Velu V, Shankar EM, Mohamed R (2021) Chronic inflammation involved CCL11 and IL-13 to facilitate the development of liver cirrhosis and fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B virus infection. Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation, 81(2), 147-159. DOI: 10.1080/00365513.2021.1876245

Shah MD, Maran BAV, Tan JK, Yong YS, Ching FF, Shaleh SRM, Shapawi R (2021) The anti-leech potential of the solvent extract of Bornean neem leaves and ultra-high performance liquid chromatography-high resolution mass spectrometry profiling. Journal of King Saud University-Science, 33, 101541. DOI: 10.1016/j.jksus.2021.101541 

Maran BAV, Josmeh D, Tan JK, Yong YS, Shah MD (2021) Efficacy of the Aqueous Extract of Azadirachta indica Against the Marine Parasitic Leech and Its Phytochemical Profiling. Molecules, 26, 1908. DOI: 10.3390/molecules26071908

Shah MD, Tani K, Yong YS, Ching FF, Shaleh SRM, Vairappan CS, Maran BAV (2021) Antiparasitic Potential of Chromatographic Fractions of Nephrolepis biserrata and Liquid Chromatography–Quadrupole Time-of-Flight–Mass Spectrometry Analysis. Molecules, 26, 499. DOI: 10.3390/molecules26020499


Chan EWC, Wong CW, Wong SK, Hui YW, Tan JBL (2020) Emodin and shikonin (quinones): an overview of their chemistry, plant sources, pharmacology and cytotoxic activities against lung cancer. Journal of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences, 29:1, 1-12. DOI: 10.5246/jcps.2020.01.001

Moradihamedani P (2020) Recent developments in membrane technology for the elimination of ammonia from wastewater: A review. Polymer Bulletin. DOI: 10.1007/s00289-020-03386-y

Ansari AW, Ahmad F, Shankar EM, Yong YK, Tan HY, Jacobs R, Larsson M, Velu V, Kamarulzaman A, Schmidt RE (2020) Brief Report: Diminished Coinhibitory Molecule 2B4 Expression Is Associated With Preserved iNKT Cell Phenotype in HIV Long-Term Nonprogressors. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 85:1, 73-78. DOI: 10.1097/qai.0000000000002399

Preeyaa SU, Murugesan A, Sopnajothi S, Yong YK, Tan HY, Larsson M, Velu V, Shankar EM (2020) Peripheral Follicular T Helper Cells and Mucosal-Associated Invariant T Cells Represent Activated Phenotypes During the Febrile Phase of Acute Dengue Virus Infection. Viral Immunology, 33:9, 610-615. DOI: 10.1089/vim.2020.0149

Shah MD, Maran BAV, Haron FK, Ransangan J, Ching FF, Shaleh SRM, Shapawi R, Yong YS, Ohtsuka S (2020) Antiparasitic potential of Nephrolepis biserrata methanol extract against the parasitic leech Zeylanicobdella arugamensis (Hirudinea) and LC-QTOF analysis. Scientific Reports, 10: 22091. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-79094-4

Shah MD, Tani K, Maran BAV, Yong YS, Ching FF, Shaleh SRM, Vairappan CS (2020) High-resolution chemical profiling and antiparasitic potential of the tropical shrub Dillenia sufruticosa. Fisheries Science, 86:5, 851-859. DOI: 10.1007/s12562-020-01456-8

Ling YS, Lim LR, Yong YS, Tamin O, Puah PY (2020) MS-based metabolomics revealing Bornean Sinularia sp. extract dysregulated lipids triggering programmed cell death in Hepatocellular carcinoma. Natural Product Research, 34:12, 1796-1803. DOI: 10.1080/14786419.2018.1531288

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