Awards & Accolades
Achievements and Awards in 2010-11
KOS got 1 silver medal in Biomalaysia exhibition ( 21-23 rd Nov):
The project leader: Prof. Kamaruzzaman
The title of the product and coresearchers:
Endo sensor - An Endotoxin Detector in Liquid Biological Samples
Kamaruzzaman, Y.B., Akbar John, B., Jalal, K.C.A., Zaleha, K.
Congratulation to all staffs, undergraduate and postgraduate students who have been awarded medals by the organizer of IRIIE, 2011
This year KOS won 7 gold, 9 Silver and 14- Bronze: total 30 Medals which is higher than last year 2010.
KOS won 6 medals in Biomalaysia 2010 which was held in KLCC Conventional Centre from 1st-3rd November, 2010. Following are the list of projects and achievers. Including these medals KOS so far achieved 37 medals in 2010.
1. ENHANCED RECOMBINANT PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTION BY THE USE OF HEVEIN PROMOTER IN HEVEA
AROKIARAJ, P , SITI S. S., BADRUL, E. B, AND E. SUNDERASAN – GOLD
2. DIRECT REGENERATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF POGOSTEMON CABLIN BENTH VIA LEAF CULTURE
AROKIA RAJ P, SITA F, IDA. A, JAILANI. S - SILVER
3. THE SUPERVIRULENCE PLASMID PTOK47 IMPROVES TRANSFORMATION EFFICIENCY OF HEVEA BRASILIENSIS
P. AROKIARAJ., R. LEELAWATHY, AND H.Y. YEANG - BRONZE
4. STARRAGEEN SOFTGEL CAPSULES
JAMALUDDIN MOHD DAUD, SITI AIMI SARAH ZAINAL ABIDIN AND NURUL SHUHADA RAHIM - SILVER
5. LACTIC ACID BACTERIA FROM GIT OF AFRICAN CATFISH (CLARIAS MACROCEPHALUS ) AND ITS PROBIOTIC POTENTIAL IN AQUACULTURE
TENGKU HAZIYAMIN TENGKLU ABDUL HAMID, AHMED JALAL KHAN CHOWDHURY AND NUR SHAZANA AZHAR, AKBAR JOHN - BRONZE
6. LACTIC ACID BACTERIA FROM NON-BROILER CHICKEN (GALLUS GALLUS) WITH POTENTIAL FOR PROBIOTIC FORMULATION FOR BROILER CHICKEN
TENGKU HAZIYAMIN TENGKU ABDUL HAMID, AHMED JALAL KHAN CHOWDHURY AND EZUREEN EZANI - BRONZE
BRONZE MEDAL FROM 2010 TAIPEI INTL. INVENTION SHOW AND TECHNOMART
WINNER - ASSOC. PROF. DR. TARIQUR RAHMAN
Title of the project. Selenium Addition to Green Papaya Extract Improves Epidermal Wound Healing
Including this award KOS has won 32 innovation award this year from IIUM, National and International Exhibition.
Br. Kamarul Rahim Bin Kamarudin from Department of Biotechnology is being invited by National Science Foundation through the 2010 Holothuroid Systematics Workshop (7-16 June 2010 in Guam, USA) organiser. His whole trip is sponsored by US National Science Foundation.
He will give a lecture in the said workshop. Congratulations!
Currently Br. Kamarul is pursuing his PhD in Biological Science (Microbial Metabolomics) at University of Auckland.
KoS won one Bronze Medal in recent 21st International, Innovation, Invention and Technology Exhibition, 2010 (ITEX, held at KLCC Convention Centre, 14TH-16TH MAY).
Research Management Centre, Gombak has chosen only one product from KoS and which was awarded by ITEX judges.
The title of the the project:
VIRCO SPRAY - A SPRAYABLE VIRGIN COCONUT OIL
Congratulation to the Leader of the Project:
ASSOC. PROF. DR. MUHAMMAD NOR OMAR.
Coresearchers are: Jamaluddin Mohd Daud, Ahmad Muzammil Zuberdi and Kamaruzzaman Yunus.
Kulliyyah of Science has won 7 GOLD medals, 9 SILVER medals and 13 BRONZE medals at the IRIIE 2010!
The 7 gold medals won by the projects led by Prof. Dr. Kamaruzzaman Bin Yunus (1), Assoc. Prof Dr. Ahmed Jalal Khan Chowdhury (1), Assoc. Prof. Dato Dr. Syed Zahir Idid Syed Osman Idid (2), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jamaluddin Mohd. Daud (1), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Nor Omar (1) and Asst. Prof. Dr. Mohammad Tariqur Rahman (1).
Our postgraduate student NorDataikama Mat Amin, together with other researchers also won the best project which entitled "Anti-Multidrug Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Activity of Euphorbiaceae Leaves Extract".
Over 33 projects KoS have submitted, and we won 29 medals.
Congratulations to all the winners!