Staff Details

'Aisyah Bt. Mohamed Rehan

'Aisyah Bt. Mohamed Rehan
Designation: Assistant Professor
KULLIYYAH OF SCIENCE
IIUM Kuantan Campus
Extension: 2618
Email address: mraisyah@iium.edu.my

Academic Qualification

  • BSc. (Biomedical Sciences) - Bachelor Degree , edu 1 - 1
  • Master of Science in Human Molecular Genetics - Masters Degree , Imperial College London
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences - Doctor of Philosophy , University of Auckland

Area of Specialisation

  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Biomedical Sciences ~ Other Biomedical Sciences n.e.c. - BSc. Hons (Biomedical Sciences), University of Malaya

Professional Membership

  • 2016-2017 Ordinary Member, PERSATUAN BIOKIMIA DAN BIOLOGI MOLEKUL MALAYSIA
  • 2016-2017 Ordinary Member, Malaysian Society for Microbiology
  • 2015-2016 Member, Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee of IIUM (IACUC-IIUM)
  • 2015 International Conference on Science and Technology (iCAST) 2015, Kulliyyah of Science

Teaching Responsibilities

GENETICS 2016/2017
INTRODUCTORY MICROBIOLOGY 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
INTRODUCTORY MICROBIOLOGY 2015/2016 2014/2015
MEDICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015
MEDICAL BIOTECHNOLOGY 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
PRINCIPLES OF MICROBIOLOGY 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
PRINCIPLES OF BIOCHEMISTRY 2016/2017 2015/2016
PRINCIPLES OF BIOCHEMISTRY 2015/2016
PROJECT SEMINAR 2013/2014
PROTEIN BIOTECHNOLOGY 2015/2016
PROTEIN BIOTECHNOLOGY 2015/2016

Research Projects

Completed

2014 - 2016
Development of A Streamlined Recombinant Protein Production and Purification Protocols from Selected bacterial Species Applicable for Biochemical , Biophysical and Structural Analyses

In Progress

2016 - Present
Regulatory mechanism of hyaluronate lyase in Streptococcus pneumoniae
2016 - Present
Protien profiling of the malaysian red butterfly wing (Christia vespertilionis)
2016 - Present
Fundemental Study of Hypothetical Protiens Involved in Virulence of Streptococcus pneumoniae
2014 - Present
Investigation of Burkholderia Pseudomallei Target Genes Based on Transpos on-directed Insertion Site Sequencing (TraDIS) Prediction Approach

Publications

Article

2017
Comparisan of ossicle shape and 12S rRNA gene sequencing techniques for species identification of gmat-based beche-de-mer from Langkawi Island, Kedah. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science , 40 (2). pp.305-318.
2016
Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Holothuria inferred from 16S mitochondrial rRNA gene sequences. Sains Malaysiana , 45 (7). pp.1079-1087.
2016
Elongation of the poly-?-glutamate tail of F420 requires both domains of the F420:?-glutamyl ligase (FbiB) of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Journal of Biological Chemistry , 291 (13). pp.6882-6894.
2015
DNA amplification, optimization and cloning of several target genes from Burkholderia pseudomallei. Jurnal Teknologi , 77 (25). pp.153-158.
2011
Phylogeny of Holothuria leucospilota (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea)as inferred from cytochrome c oxidase I mtDNA gene sequences. Borneo Journal of Resource Science and Technology , 1 (1). pp.52-54.
2011
Cloning, expression, purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray studies of the C-terminal domain of Rv3262 (FbiB) from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications , 67 (10). pp.1274-1277.
2011
Antioxidant study of garlic and red onion: a comparative study. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science , 34 (2). pp.253-261.
2011
Molecular phylogeny of holothuria (Mertensiothuria) leucospilota (Brandt 1835) as inferred from cytochrome C oxidase I mitochondrial DNA gene sequences. Sains Malaysiana , 40 (2). pp.125-133.
2010
Total phenolic content and primary antioxidant activity of methanolic and ethanolic extracts of aromatic plants’ leaves. International Food Research Journal , 17 pp.1077-1084.
2010
Antioxidant study of pulps and peels of dragon fruits: a comparative study. International Food Research Journal , 17 (2). pp.367-375.
2010
Metabolic engineering of cofactor F420 production in mycobacterium smegmatis. PLoS ONE , 5 (12). pp.e15803.
2010
Antioxidant levels and activities of selected seeds of Malaysian tropical fruits . Malaysian Journal of Nutrition , 16 (1). pp.149-159.
2010
Coral reef sea cucumbers in Malaysia. SPC Beche-de-mer Information Bulletin , 30 pp.49.
2010
An update on diversity of sea cucumber (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) in Malaysia. Malayan Nature Journal , 62 (3). pp.315-334.
2009
Coral reef sea cucumbers in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Science , 28 (2). pp.171-186.

Book Section

2011
Fruit kernels, peels and seeds – from by-products to commercial antioxidants. In: Sustainable utilization of Malaysian agrowaste . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.1-20. ISBN 9789674180089.

Conference or Workshop Item

2017
PCR-based construction and transformation of CodY gene deletion construct in Streptococcus pneumoniae. In: Medical Research Symposium 2017 , Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2017
Expression and purification of soluble recombinant GST-tagged BPSL2774 protein from Burkholderia pseudomallei K96243. In: Medical Research Symposium 2017 , Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University Malaysia, Indera Mahkota Campus, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2016
PCR amplification and cloning of six target genes from Burkholderia pseudomallei. In: 33rd Symposium of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology 2016 : Translating Microbiology to Bioeconomy , Melaka
2016
PCR amplification and cloning of BPSL1549 and BPSL0398 target genes of Burkholderia pseudomallei. In: 27th Intervarsity Biochemistry Seminar 2016 , Serdang, Selangor
2016
PCR amplification and cloning of BPSL0086 and BPSL1060 target genes of Burkholderia pseudomallei. In: 27th Intervarsity Biochemistry Seminar 2016 , Serdang, Selangor
2016
PCR amplification and cloning of BPSL0084 and BPSS1192 target genes of Burkholderia pseudomallei. In: 27th Intervarsity Biochemistry Seminar 2016 , Serdang, Selangor
2015
Molecular species identification of processed sea cucumbers from selected Malaysian markets using COI MtDNA gene. In: International Conference on Biodiversity and Conservation 2015 (ICBC 2015) , Convention Hall, E-Learning Building, Sultan Idris Education University (UPSI), Tanjong Malim, Perak Darul Ridzuan, MALAYSIA
2015
DNA barcoding of gamat and timun laut species from Pangkor Island using 16S mitochondrial ribosomal RNA gene. In: Kolokium Siswazah Sains dan Teknologi (KoSiST'15) , Akademi Kepimpinan Pengajian Tinggi (AKEPT), Bandar Enstek, Negeri Sembilan
2015
16S rDNA barcoding technique for molecular identification of processed sea cucumbers from selected Malaysian markets. In: The 3rd International Postgraduate Conference on Science and Mathematics 2015 (IPCSM’15) , Sultan Idris Education University (UPSI), Tanjong Malim, Perak Darul Ridzuan, MALAYSIA
2015
DNA amplification and cloning of several target genes from burkholderia pseudomallei. In: International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST 2015) - ‘Frontiers in Biotechnology’ , Impiana Resort Cherating, Pahang, Malaysia
2014
Use of SAXS (Small Angle X-ray Scattering) to gain structural insights into the full length molecule of F420 gamma-glutamyl ligase from mycobacterium tuberculosis. In: 39th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology , Sama-Sama Hotel, KLIA, Sepang, Malaysia
2013
Characterisation of F420 gamma-glutamyl ligase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In: 38th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology , Putrajaya Marriott Hotel and Spa, Putrajaya, Malaysia
2012
Seeds and peels – from by-products to potentially commercial antioxidants towards industrial biotechnology. In: Malaysia Technology Expo 2012 (MTE 2012) , Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2011
Crystal structure of the C-terminal domain of Rv3262 (FbiB) essential in coenzyme F420 biosynthesis. In: 27th meeting of the Society of Crystallographers in Australia and New Zealand (SCANZ) , Millennium Hotel Rotorua, New Zealand
2011
Fruit seeds and peels – from byproducts to potentially commercial antioxidants. In: IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2011 , Cultural Activity Center, IIUM
2010
Towards structural characterisation of Rv3262, a glutamyl ligase involved in coenzyme F420 production from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In: NZ Structural Biology Meeting 2010 , Waiheke Island Resort, Hauraki Gulf, Auckland, New Zealand
2010
Antioxidant study of methanolic and ethanolic extracts of Malaysian aromatic plants’ leaves: towards industrial biotechnology. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010) , Kuala Lumpur
2010
Phylogeny of Holothuria leucospilota (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) as inferred from cytochrome c oxidase I gene sequences. In: 2nd National Conference on Environment & Health 2010 , Renaissance Hotel, Kota Bharu, Kelantan Darul Naim, Malaysia
2010
Progress towards structural characterization of Rv3262, a glutamyl ligase involved in coenzyme F420 production from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In: Queenstown Research Week 2010 (Q61) & Queenstown Molecular Biology (QMB) Tuberculosis Satellite Meeting (TB33) , Rydges Hotel, Queenstown, New Zealand
2009
Structure and function of proteins important in Mycobacterium tuberculosis energy metabolism. In: Roche First Year PhD Seminar Day, organised by School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland , The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
2009
Coenzyme F420 biosynthesis proteins in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In: ComBio 2009 , Christchurch Convention Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
2009
Towards structural characterization of Rv3261 and Rv3262: two proteins essential in coenzyme F420 production from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In: 34th Lorne Conference on Protein Structure and Function , Erskine Mantra Resort, Lorne, Australia
2008
Antioxidant properties of fruit seeds as valuable source for functional food ingredients and nutraceutical products. In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Jalan Istana, Bandar Indera Mahkota, Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2008
Antimicrobial properties of local vegetable amaranth (Amaranthus Gangeticus). In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2008
Distribution of trace elements in edible green seaweed (Caulerpa racemosa). In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2008
A comparative study on the antioxidant activity in garlic (Allium sativum) and shallot (Allium cepa). In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2008
Antioxidant study of pulp and peel of dragon fruits: A comparative study. In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Jalan Istana, Bandar Indera Mahkota, Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2008
Antimicrobial properties of local green seaweed (Caulerpa Racemosa) in Langkawi. In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2008
Distribution of trace elements in edible green seaweed (Caulerpa Taxifolia) in Langkawi. In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
2008
Antioxidant properties of Methanolic and Ethanolic extracts of Malaysian aromatic plants’ leaves: A comparative study. In: 2nd International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (iCAST) , Kulliyyah of Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Jalan Istana, Bandar Indera Mahkota, Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia