Staff Directory

Nur Sabrina Binti Ahmad Azmi

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor in Agricultural Science - Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University

Nur Sabrina Binti Ahmad Azmi (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus


Area of Specialisation

  • Natural Science ~ Biological Sciences ~ Botany ~ Plant Pathology - Plant Pathology, Plant-Pathogen Interaction

Professional Membership

  • 2021 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), The Phytopathological Society of Japan

Teaching Responsibilities

BREEDING FOR PEST AND DISEASE RESISTANCE 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
COMPUTER IN SCIENCE 2020/2021 2019/2020
PLANT PROTECTION 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
PLANT-MICROBE INTERACTIONS 2022/2023 2020/2021 2019/2020
SEED SCIENCE 2021/2022
SOIL ECOLOGY 2021/2022
SOIL MICROBIOLOGY 2021/2022 2019/2020

Research Projects

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2022 - Present Volatile Organic Compound Analysis of Durian Infected by Phytophthora Palmivora as Early Detecting Method Approach
2021 - Present Establishment of horticultural therapy towards the healing of special needs children suffering from autism due to Covid-19 pandemic
2021 - Present Microbiocenosis Assessment on Taxonomic and Functional Composition of Landfill Waste
2019 - Present Elucidation of Phytophthora palmivora Nep1-like proteins (NLP) in durian stem canker
2019 - Present Characterization of OsSCE1 and Ghd2 genes involved in drought stress response of Oryza sativa via CRISPR-Cas9 systems



2021 Genome editing for the development of rice resistance against stresses: a review. Tropical Agricultural Science, () pp. 599-616
2021 Isolation and morphological identification of soil fungi from agricultural soil in Kuantan. Journal Clean WAS (JCleanWAS), 5 (1) pp. 31-34
2021 Transcriptome profiling of Stevia rebaudiana MS007 revealed genes involved in flower development. Turkish Journal of Biology, 45 () pp. 1-10
2020 Isolation and preliminary screening of endophytic fungi from Ficus carica for biocontrol and phosphate solubilization. Environment and Ecosystem Science, 4 (2) pp. 65-72
2020 Orthologous Revelation between Elaeis guineensis, Arabidopsis thaliana and Solanum lycopersicum. International Journal of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, 3 (2) pp. 164 -179
2018 Inappropriate expression of an NLP effector in colletotrichum orbiculare impairs infection on cucurbitaceae cultivars via plant recognition of the C-terminal region. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 31 (1) pp. 101-111
2012 Suppression of basal stem rot disease progress in oil palm (elaeis guineensis) after copper and calcium supplementation. Pertanika Journal Tropical Agricultural Science, 35 (S) () pp. 13-24
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Genome-wide comparative analysis of drought tolerant genes in rice, maize, date palm and arabidopsis. In: 7th International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST2021),
2020 Genome-scale compositional comparisons towards drought tolerant genes in rice, date palm, maize and thale cress. In: Malaysian Applied Biology Society Virtual Seminar 2020,
Book Section

2022 Trichoderma genes for abiotic stress tolerance in plants. In: Springer, ISBN: 978-3-030-91649-7, pp. 361-368
2022 Trichoderma genes for abiotic stress tolerance in plants. In: Springer, ISBN: 978-3-030-91649-7, pp. 361-368