Speakers’ Profiles


PROF. EMERITUS DATO’ DR. WAN ZURINAH WAN NGAH
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

GENETIC INNOVATIONS TO REVERSE AGEING: DREAM OR REALITY

13th Mendel Lecture

ASSOC. PROF. DR. FARIDAH QAMARUZZAMAN
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

(TBD)


ASSOC. PROF. DR. HIROSHI ITO
Kyushu University, Japan

Reconstituted Cyanobacterial Circadian Clock in Cold Conditions


ASSOC. PROF. DR. NG CHING CHING
University of Malaya (UM)

(TBD)


ASSOC. PROF. DR. YASU NAKAHATA
Nagasaki University, Japan

Cellular Senescence Alters the Circadian Clock Via Intracellular Nad+


DR. CHAI LAY CHING
University of Malaya (UM)

Food Microbiology Research Moving into the Genomic Era


DR. JIANLIN HAN
International Livestock Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya

(TBD)


DR. JOHN MASON
The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Building Brains: Cerebral Organoids as Tools to Understand Neurodevelopmental Disorders


DR. MANABU ONUMA
Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Studies, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan

Evaluation of Vertebrate Species Diversity in Pasoh Using Camera Trap and Environmental DNA


DR. SHAWN CHENG
Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM)

DNA Markers Shed Light on the Natural History of Malaysian Insects: A Selection of Case Studies Using Insects of Ecological, Commercial and Conservation Importance


DR. SURIYAN CHA-UM
National Science & Technology Development Agency, Thailand

True-To-Type Micropropagated Plants of Para Rubber (Hevea brasiliensis Müll. Arg.) Via Somatic Embryogenesis


PROF. DATIN PADUKA DR. TEO SOO HWANG
Cancer Research Malaysia

Genomics and Genetics of Breast Cancer in Malaysian Women


PROF. DR. FONG MUN YIK
University of Malaya (UM)

Genetic and Phenotypic Differentiation in the Malaria Parasite Plasmodium Knowlesi


PROF. DR. LIN ZHANG
Yangzhou University, China

Genetic Dissection of the Major QTLs for the High Yield Potential of China ‘Super-Rice’


PROF. DR. NORFILZA MOHD MOKHTAR
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Understanding the Landscape of Colitis Associated Cancer


PROF. DR. TOSHIAKI MITSUI
Niigata University, Japan

Proteomics of Starch Metabolism in Rice Under High Temperature and Elevated CO2 Conditions