KULLIYYAH OF SCIENCE

KULLIYYAH OF SCIENCE

Biotechnology

Biotechnology










Head of Department

Ts. Dr. Tengku Haziyamin Tengku Abdul Hamid (Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Enzyme Technology - Universiti Putra Malaysia
Master of Science (Food & Agriculture Biotechnology) - University of Reading
Bachelor of Science (Biochemistry) - University College Cork

Research Areas
Biochemistry & Enzyme Technology

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate, Orcid

Email
haziyamin@iium.edu.my


Dr. Abdurezak Abdullah Hashi
 (Associate Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Theology and Comparative Religion - IIUM
Master in Usul Addin & Comparative Religion - IIUM
Bachelor in Usul Addin & Comparative Religion - IIUM
Certificate in Teacher Training Certificate - Mahad Imam al-shafiki
Certificate in Memorizing the Holy Qur'an - Jama'at Tahfiz al-qur'an

Research Areas
Theology, Comparative Religion,
Islamic Thoughts, Bioethics

Links
Google Scholar 

Email
hashi@iium.edu.my


Dr. Zaima Azira Zainal Abidin
 (Associate Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Marine Science - Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Research Areas
Molecular Biology, Microbial Natural Product,
Marine Microbiology, Plant Transformation

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate

Email
zzaima@iium.edu.my


Dr. Suhaila Mohd Omar
 (Associate Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Biotechnology - University of New South Wales, Australia
Master of Technology (Environmental Management) - Universiti Malaya
Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology with Management) - Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Research Areas
Environmental & Solid Waste Management,
Wastewater Treatment,
Environmental Ecology

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate

Email
osuhaila@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Noraslinda Muhamad Bunnori
 (Associate Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Biochemistry - Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Research Areas
Biochemistry, Proteomics,
Computational Biology & Bioinformatics

Links
Irep, Research Gate

Email
noraslinda@iium.edu.my


Dr. Azzmer Azzar Abdul Hamid
 (Associate Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Biotechnology - IIUM

Research Areas
Environmental microbiology,
Molecular Modelling of Environmental
and Disease Proteins

Links
Google Scholar 

Email
azzmer@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Anil Azura Jalaluddin
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Chemistry - University of Otago, New Zealand
Master of Biotechnology - Universiti Malaya
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry & Biotechnology - Carleton University

Research Areas
Food Biotechnology Bioprocess Medical Biotechnology

Links
Irep

Email
anilazura@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Noor Hasniza Md Zain
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Agriculture - University of Sydney, Australia
Master of Science (Plant Biotechnology) - Universiti Putra Malaysia 
Bachelor of Science (Resource Biotechnolgy) - Universiti Malaysia Sarawak 

Research Areas
Enzymology Protein Expression and
Purification Food Quality Analysis

Links
Irep, Research Gate

Email
hasnizamz@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Mohd Hamzah Mohd Nasir
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Life Sciences - Keele University, UK
Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics - La Trobe University
Bachelor of Health Science (Honours) in Biomedicine - Universiti Sains Malaysia

Research Areas
Molecular Parasitology, Malaria in-vitro study Neurobiology,
Blood Brain Barrier and Parasitology

Links
Irep

Email
hamzahn@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Normah Haron
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Food Science and Technology - University of New South Wales, Australia
Masters of Health Science (Nutrition) - University Kebangsaan Malaysia
Bachelor of Nutrition with Honours - University Kebangsaan Malaysia

Research Areas
Nutrition and Health sciences, Analytical Methods,
Bioactive Compounds in Natural Products

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate

Email
normahh@iium.edu.my


Dr. Tan Teng Ju
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Food Science & Technology - Cornell University, New York
Bachelor of Science Bioindustry - Universiti Putra Malaysia

Research Areas
Food Science and Technology,
Food Engineering Supercritical Fluid Extraction of
Essential Oil and Dairy Processing

Links
Google Scholar, Irep

Email
tan@iium.edu.my


Dr. Mardiana Mohd Ashaari
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Environmental Biotechnology - University College Dublin, UK
Master of Science in Bioinformatics - University of London
Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons.) - IIUM

Research Areas
Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology,
Bioremediation of Petroleum

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate

Email
mardianama@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Widya Abdul Wahab
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Diabetes & Nutritional Science - King's College London, UK
Master of Biotechnology - University of Queensland
Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons.) - IIUM

Research Areas
Food Toxicity (food compounds, postbiotics),
Immunogenicity and antigenicity, ELISA-based assay,
Nutraceuticals

Links
Research Gate

Email
widya@iium.edu.my


Dr. Mohd Azrul Naim Mohamad
(Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Marine Microbial Ecology - University of Wageningen, Netherland
Master of Biotechnology - University of Wageningen, Netherland
Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons.) - IIUM

Research Areas
Marine Biotechnology Genomics,
Microbial Ecology, Molecular Biology,
Aquaculture Biotechnology

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate

Email
aznaim@iium.edu.my


Dr. Khairul Bariyyah Abdul Halim
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
DPhil. in Biochemistry  - University of Oxford, UK
Master of Science (Bioinformatics) – University of East Anglia, UK
Bachelor of Science (Bioinformatics) – Universiti Malaya

Research Areas
Computational Biochemistry,
Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study of Membrane Proteins,
Protein Modeling

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate

Email
kbariyyah@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Mohd Faez Sharif
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Animal Cell Biotechnology - Universiti Putra Malaysia
Master of Science (Biotechnology) - Universiti Teknologi Malaysia 
Bachelor of Science (Industrial Biology) - Universiti Teknologi Malaysia 

Research Areas
Biotechnology,  Animal Cell Biotechnology,
Biocomposting and Microbiology

Links
Google Scholar, Irep

Email
faez@iium.edu.my


Dr. Nur Hafizah Azizan
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Chemistry - Australian National University
Master of Science (Biotechnology) - Universiti Malaysia Sarawak 
Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) - Universiti Malaysia Sarawak 

Research Areas
Environmental Biotechnology, Microbiology,
Molecular Biology, Environmental Biotechnology,
Protein Engineering

Links
Research Gate

Email
fizahazizan@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Zakuan Azizi Shamsul Harumain
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Biology - University of York, UK
Master of Environmental Biotechnology - Universiti Putra Malaysia
Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons) - IIUM

Research Areas
Phytomining, Phytoremediation,
Bioremediation, Nanoremediation

Links
Google Scholar, Research Gate, Irep, LinkedIn

Email
zak@iium.edu.my


Dr. Siti Fairuz Che Othman
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Food Science and Nutrition - University of Leeds, UK
Bachelor of Biotechnology - IIUM

Research Areas
Food colloids and processing,
Food Oral Processing Sensory Studies

Links
Research Gate

Email
fairuzothman@iium.edu.my


Dr. Nur Firdaus Isa
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
DPhil in Pathology - University of Oxford, UK
Master of Science (Molecular Nutrition) - Universiti Sains Malaysia

Research Areas
Molecular Genetics in Health and Disease,
Medical Biotechnology, Microbiology and Virology,
Nutrigenomics

Links
Google Scholar, ORCID

Email
nurfirdausisa@iium.edu.my


Ts. Dr. Nor Faezah Ansari
 (Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Biotechnology - Universiti Malaya

Research Areas
Bioprocess Technology (fermentation, bioreactor),
Biomaterials, Biopolymer Degradation

Links
Research Gate

Email
faezahansari@iium.edu.my


Dr. Hanum Ya'akub 
(Assistant Professor)

Academic Qualifications
PhD in Epidemiology - University of Manchester, UK
Master of Science - Universiti Teknologi MARA
Bachelor of Engineering - Tokyo University of Science

Research Areas
Breast Cancer, Molecular Epidemiology,
Natural Products, Medical Biotechnology

Links
Research Gate

Email
hanumyaakub@iium.edu.my





List of biotechnology department publication (bold)

Research articles for 2021

  1. Abdul Wahhab, Batool Hazim and Khairul Anuar, Nurul Fatin Syamimi and Abdul Wahab, Roswanira and Samsulrizal, Nurul Hidayah and Al-Nimer, Marwan S.M and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Edbeib, Mohamed Faraj and Kaya, Yilmaz and Huyop, Fahrul Zaman (2021) Characterization of a 2,2-dichloropropionic acid (2,2-dcp) degrading alkalotorelant Bacillus megaterium strain BHS1 isolated from Blue Lake in Turkey. In: International Conference By Biotechnology Society Of Nepal (ICBSN-2021), 12th-14th February 2021, Bhaktapur, Nepal. (Unpublished)
  2. Aminudin, Nurul Iman and Ridzuan, Munirah and Darnis, Deny Susanti and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira (2021) Biotransformation of sesquiterpenoids: a recent insight. Journal of Asian Natural Products Research. pp. 1-44. ISSN 1028-6020 E-ISSN 1477-2213 (In Press)
  3. Azahan, Siti Nurul Fatihah and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah and Mohd Salleh, Mohd Hazimin (2021) Naked Eye Colorimetric Glucose Detection Using Microplate Reader. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 1892 (012020). pp. 1-5. ISSN 1742-6588 E-ISSN 1742-6596
  4. Azizan, Nur Hafizah and Sharif, Faez and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Zainuddin, Zarina and Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal Khan (2021) Growth optimization of mangrove Streptomyces for enhancement of actinorhodin production. Growth optimization of mangrove Streptomyces for enhancement of actinorhodin production. ISSN 1944-3994/1944-3986
  5. Azizan, Nur Hafizah and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Sharif, Mohd. Faez and Zainuddin, Zarina and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal (2021) Growth optimization of mangrove Streptomyces for enhancement of actinorhodin production. Desalination and Water Treatment, 219. pp. 217-222. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986
  6. Haron, Normah and Norsyarina, Nadia and Puteri, Nur Farahin and Deny Susanti, Darnis and Abdul Halim, Khairul Bariyyah and Noor Hasniza, Md Zin (2021) Molecular Docking of Polyphenol Compounds from Anacardium occidentalewith Alpha-Glucosidase and Dipeptidyl-Peptidase-4 Enzymes. Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 17 (2). pp. 202-216. ISSN 2289-5981 E-ISSN 2289-599X.
  7. Hassan, Ismail Bile and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2021) Ethical concerns about the applications of artificial intelligence in healthcare practices: an explanatory review. Revelation and Science, 10 (2). pp. 9-17. ISSN 2229-9645 E-ISSN 2229-9947
  8. Mohammed, Alotaibi and Ahmad Zahli, Khairil Ikhwan and Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2021) The isolation of Lactic acid bacteria strains from Black tips shark Carcharhinus limbatus producing bacteriocin with potential to be used as probiotic in aquaculture. In: International Conference By Biotechnology Society Of Nepal (ICBSN-2021), 12th-14th February 2021, Bhaktapur, Nepal. (Unpublished)
  9. Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah and Abdul Aziz, Salmi and Jusoh, Abdul Rashid and H. Ahmad, Asma and Othman, Zahiruddin and Ahmi, Aidi and Zakaria, Rahimah (2021) The 100 most cited articles in zebrafish: a bibliometric perspective. Egyptian Journal of Aquatic Biology and Fisheries (EJABF), 25 (2). pp. 935-946. ISSN 1110-6131 E-ISSN 2536-9814
  10. Muzaini, Nurul Sherina and Mohd Jailani, Nurulhuda and Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2021) Characterisation of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia isolated from marine sponge producing salt tolerant proteases. Journal of Agrobiotechnology, 12 (1). E-ISSN 2180-1983
  11. Nazira Mahmud, Nazira and M. H. Ting, Ting Mee Hee and Ansari, Nor Faezah (2021) Physical pretreatment of food waste for reducing hydrogen-consuming bacteria. Current Science and Technology, 1 (1). pp. 1-8. E-ISSN 2785-8804
  12. Razali, Khairiah and Othman, Noratikah and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah and Doolaanea, Abd Almonem and Kumar, Jaya and Ibrahim, Wisam Nabeel and Mohamed Ibrahim, Norlinah and Mohamed, Wael Mohamed Yousef (2021) The promise of the Zebrafish model for Parkinson’s disease: today’s science and tomorrow’s treatment. Frontiers In Genetics, 12. pp. 1-17. ISSN 1664-8021
  13. Ridza, Muhammad Aa'zamuddin Ahmad and Azhari, Nur Syamimi and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Noor Azmi, Azran Azhim Noor Azmi and Sha'ban, Munirah (2021) Relevant local fatwā on the issues of using human tissues in articular cartilage tissue engineering experimentation. International Medical Journal Malaysia (IMJM), 20 (1). pp. 127-135. ISSN 1823-4631 E-ISSN 2735-2285
  14. Rosli, Ruhan Asyrani and Shamsul Harumain, Zakuan Azizi and Zulkalam, Mohd Faizuddin and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Sharif, Mohd. Faez and Mohamad, Mohd Azrul Naim and Noh, Abdul Latif and Shahari, Rozilawati (2021) Phytoremediation of Arsenic in Mine Wastes by Acacia mangium. Remediation, 2021. pp. 1-11. ISSN 1520-6831
  15. Shamsul Harumain, Zakuan Azizi and Sharif, Mohd. Faez and Dzolkifle, Nurul Alia Nabilah (2021) THE POTENTIAL OF SILICA FROM RICE HUSK ASH ON REMOVAL OF SULPHIDE IN WASTEWATER. In: International Conference on Bioengineering and Technology, 24 - 25 May 2021, Online.
  16. Sharif, Mohd Faez and Azizan, Nur Hafizah (2021) Growth optimization of mangrove Streptomyces for enhancement of actinorhodin production. Desalination and Water Treatment, 219. pp. 217-222. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986
  17. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2021) A collection of rRNA sequences for Stenotrophomonas spp. strains Isolated from marine sponge that are capable of producing salt tolerant proteases. Other. UNSPECIFIED, US.
  18. Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Ahmad, Asmat and Usup, Gires and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal (2021) Marine actinomycetes from Malaysia marine environments with antagonistic potential. Desalination and Water Treatment, 219. pp. 51-59. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986

Research articles for 2020

  1. Ab Wahab, Siti Umi Kalthum and Abu Samah, Mohd Armi and Sabuti, Asnor Azrin and Yunus, Kamaruzzaman and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal and John, Akbar and Mohd Aris, Mohd Shukri and Mohamad, Mohd Azrul Naim and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar (2020) Environmental forensic study: tracing of pollution sources using environmetric technique in Balok and Tunggak Rivers near Gebeng industrial area, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia. Desalination and Water Treatment, 191. pp. 118-125. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986
  2. Abdullah, Najatul Suad and Mohamad, Mohd Azrul Naim and Mohammad Noor, Normawaty and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira (2020) Diversity of cultivable bacteria by strategic enrichment isolated from farmed edible red seaweed, Gracilaria sp. Journal Clean WAS (JCleanWAS), 4 (1). pp. 17-20. ISSN 2521-0912 E-ISSN 2521-0513
  3. Alallam, Batoul and Altahhan, Sara and Taher, Muhammad and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah and Abd Almonem, Doolaanea (2020) Electrosprayed alginate nanoparticles as CRISPR Plasmid DNA delivery carrier: preparation, optimization, and characterization. Pharmaceuticals, 13 (8). pp. 1-29. ISSN 1424-8247
  4. Azizan, Nur Hafizah and Abdul Rahim, Mohd Syafiq and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Sharif, Faez and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal (2020) Screening of biodegradation potential for n-alkanes and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon among isolates from the north-western tip of Pahang. Desalination and Water Treatment, 191. pp. 207-212. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986
  5. Azizan, Nur Hafizah and Abdul Rahim, Mohd Syafiq and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Sharif, Mohd Faez and Chowdury, Ahmed Jalal (2020) Screening of biodegradation potential for n-alkanes and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon among isolates from the north-western tip of Pahang. Desalination and Water Treatment, 191. pp. 207-212. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986
  6. Azman, Aida Rasyidah and Mahat, Naji Arafat and Abdul Wahab, Roswanira and Ahmad, Wan Azlina and Mohamed Huri, Mohamad Afiq and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Adamu, Aliyu and Mat Saat, Geshina Ayu (2020) Characterisation and computational analysis of a novel lipase nanobio-based reagent for visualising latent fingerprints on water-immersed glass slides. Process Biochemistry, 96. pp. 102-112. ISSN 1359-5113 E-ISSN 1873-3298
  7. Mohamad Yussoff, Mohamad Ariff and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Abd Hamid, Shafida and Abd Halim, Khairul Bariyyah (2020) Computational quest for finding potential Ebola VP40 inhibitors: a molecular docking study = [pencarian pengiraan untuk mencari potensi perencat Ebola VP40: suatu kajian mengedok molekul]. Sains Malaysiana, 49 (3). pp. 537-544. ISSN 0126-6039
  8. Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah (2020) Apa yang berlaku pada tubuh apabila berlaku jangkitan SARS-CoV-2 ? Majalah Sains. E-ISSN 2682-8456
  9. Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah (2020) COVID 19: Kit ujian antigen atau kit ujian antibodi. Majalah Sains. E-ISSN 2682-8456
  10. Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah (2020) Ikan Zebra (Danio rerio) : bintang baharu model haiwan penyelidikan bioperubatan. Majalah Sains. E-ISSN 2682-8456
  11. Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah (2020) Kit Ujian Pantas COVID-19 IgG/IgM. Majalah Sains. E-ISSN 2682-8456
  12. Radzi, Muhammad Aa'zamuddin Ahmad and Munirah, Sha'ban and Mohd. Azharuddin, Nur Syamimi and Azhim, Azran and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2020) A survey on relevant Malaysian fatwā about cadaver concerning tissue engineering research. Pertanika Journal-Social Sciences and Humanities, 28 (2). pp. 1451-1466. ISSN 00128-7702 E-ISSN 2231-8534
  13. Radzi, Muhammad Aa'zamuddin Ahmad and Zawawi, Majdah and Munirah, Sha'ban and Azharuddin, Nur Syamimi Mohd and Noor Azmi, Azran Azhim and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2020) Legal aspects of articular cartilage tissue engineering experimentation: a review on Malaysian acts, regulations and guidelines. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 16 (3). pp. 272-284. E-ISSN 2636-9346
  14. Syed Mohamed, Syed Mohammad Daniel and M. Annuar, M. Suffian and Heidelberg, Thorsten and Ansari, Nor Faezah and Ismail, Nor Hidayah (2020) Porous amphiphilic biogel from a facile chemo-biosynthetic route. Journal of the Serbian Chemical Society, 85 (3). pp. 353-367. ISSN 0352-5139 E-ISSN 1820-7421
  15. Awanis, Rosmadi and Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2020) Pigmented pseudoalteromonas sp. isolated from marine sponge with anti-microbial activities against selected human pathogens. European Journal of Biology and Biotechnology, 1 (5). E-ISSN 2684-5199
  16. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2020) Keharmonian kerajaan, saintis bendung COVID-19. Berita Harian. p. 10.
  17. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2020) Kepentingan memahami struktur protein dalam memerangi dan mengawal sesuatu wabak. Majalah Sains. E-ISSN e-ISSN : 2682-8456
  18. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2020) Kolumnis: Politik populis ancaman tangani COVID-19. Berita Harian. p. 10.
  19. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2020) Peranan proses pelipatan protein terhadap penyakit prion. Majalah Sains. E-ISSN 2682-8456
  20. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin and Ahmad Zahli, Khairil Ikhwan and Mohammed, Alotaibi (2020) Lactococcus lactis strains from intestinal organ of black tips shark Carcharhinus limbatus producing nisin-like bacteriocin active against Shrimp and fish pathogens (vibrio parahaemolyticus and vibrio alginolyticus). Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology & Food Science, 10 (3). ISSN 1338-5178 (In Press)
  21. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin and Hasan, N. (2020) Partial 16S ribosomal RNA gene from thermophilic Bacillus sp. and Geobacillus sp. strains isolated from East Coast Hot spring.
  22. Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin and Rosmadi, Awanis (2020) Partial 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequence Pseudoalteromonas sp. strain C40 and C52. Other. UNSPECIFIED.
  23. Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Abdul Malek, Nurfathiah and Mohd Zin, Nur Huda and Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal Khan (2020) Rare actinomycetes from Kuantan mangrove forest sediment. Journal Clean WAS, 4 (2). pp. 64-68. ISSN 2521-0912 E-ISSN 2521-0513
  24. Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Badaruddin, Puteri Nur Ezzati and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal (2020) Isolation of heavy metal resistance bacteria from lake sediment of IIUM, Kuantan. Desalination and Water Treatment, 188. pp. 431-435. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986
  25. Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Zainuddin, Zarina and Wan Mastrai, S. F.Q. and Mohd Sidik Merican, Faradina Merican and Convey, Peter (2020) Fatty acid profiles of Antarctic cyanobacteria Leptolyngbya. Journal of Environmental Biology, 41 (4). pp. 687-694. ISSN 0254-8704 E-ISSN 2394-0379
  26. Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Zolkeflia, Nurhasliza and Shahari, Rozilawati and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal (2020) Endophytic bacteria of Anisophyllea disticha (Raja Berangkat) from tropical lake environment in Malaysia. Desalination and Water Treatment, 188. pp. 282-287. ISSN 1944-3994 E-ISSN 1944-3986

Research articles for 2019

  1. Abd Latip, Muhammad Asyraf and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Nordin, Noor Faizul Hadry (2019) Microbial hydrolytic enzymes: In silico studies between polar and tropical regions. Polar Science, 20 (part 1). pp. 9-18. ISSN 1873-9652
  2. Abdul Basir, Siti Munirah and Abdul Ghani, Radiah and Ibrahim, Muhammad and Khattak, Muhammad Muzaffar Ali Khan and Omar, Muhammad Nor and Mohd Shukri, Nor Azwani (2019) Dietary intake of mothers who practised traditional confinement during exclusive breastfeeding period. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 15 (2). pp. 39-46. E-ISSN 2636-9346
  3. Abdul Basir, Siti Munirah and Abdul Ghani, Radiah and Ibrahim, Muhammad and Khattak, Muhammad Muzaffar Ali Khan and Omar, Muhammad Nor and Mohd. Shukri, Nor Azwani (2019) Dietary status of exclusively breastfeeding mothers: The Influence of traditional postpartum dietary practices. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (2). pp. 634-642. E-ISSN 2600-8491
  4. Abdul Basir, Siti Munirah and Abdul Ghani, Radiah and Ibrahim, Muhammad and Khattak, Muhammad Muzaffar Ali Khan and Omar, Muhammad Nor and Mohd. Shukri, Nor Azwani (2019) Maternal diet and its association with human milk energy and macronutrient composition among exclusively breastfeeding Malaysian Malay mothers. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 25 (2). pp. 309-320. ISSN 1394-035X
  5. Abdul Rahman, Ahmad Jazmi and How, Fiona Ni Foong and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah and Mohamad, Sharifah and Yahaya, Noorfatimah and jajuli, Maizatul Najwa and Miskam, Mazidatulakmam Akmam (2019) S-quinolin-2-yl-methyldithiocarbazate-based magnetic adsorbent for magnetic solid-phase extraction of heavy metals from water samples. International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry. ISSN 0306-7319 E-ISSN 1029-0397 (In Press)
  6. Abdullah, Fa’iza and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Said, Abdul Hadi and Mat Nor, Mohd Basri (2019) Medical and Islamic perspectives on human immunodeficiency virus infection and its prevention. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 18 (2). pp. 153-159. ISSN 1823-4631
  7. Abdullah Ripain, Iswatun Hasanah and Roslan, Norashikin and Norshahimi, Nurul Shazana and Mohamed Salleh, Siti Salwa and Ngah, Nurziana and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda (2019) Synthesis and molecular docking of 2,4,5-trisubstituted- 1,3-thiazole derivatives as antibacterial agents = Sintesis dan penyatuan molekul terbitan 1,3-tiazol berpenggantian-2,4,5 sebagai agen antibakteria. Malaysian Journal of Analytical Sciences, 23 (2). pp. 237-246. ISSN 1394-2507
  8. Ahmad Radzi, Muhammad Aa'zamuddin and Mohd. Azharuddin, Nur Syamimi and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Azhim, Azran and Sha'ban, Munirah (2019) A review of Malaysian experience in tissue engineering research and development: an online database study using Scopus. International Journal Of Allied Health Sciences, 2 (3). pp. 507-516. E-ISSN 2600-8491
  9. Azahari, Nuraniza and Khattak, Muhammad Muzaffar Ali Khan and Mohd Shukri, Nor Azwani and Abdul Rahman, Suzanah and Syed Osman Idid, Syed Zahir Idid and Phang, Ing Chia and Md Isa, Muhammad Lokman and Md Aris, Mohd Aznan and Bakhtiar, M. Taher (2019) Trimmed off adipocytes: a source of newly secreted adipokines. Progress in Nutrition, 21 (Supplement 1). pp. 80-85. E-ISSN 1129-8723
  10. Drahaman, Siti Marhamah and Ujang, Hanisah and Mat Akhir, Nor Azurah and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda and Mohamed Rehan, Aisyah (2019) Partial purification and model structure of BPSL2774, a hypothetical protein from Burkholderia pseudomallei predicted to be a Glycosyltransferase. Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 42 (2). pp. 609-625. ISSN 1511-3701 E-ISSN 2231-8542
  11. Draman, Samsul and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2019) Health and social challenges of LGBT: Islamic perspective. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 18 (1). pp. 1-3. ISSN 1823-4631
  12. Embrandiri, Asha and Rupani, Parveen Fatemeh and Woon, Loh Kar and Jamaludin, Mohd Hafiz and Mohamad, Mohd Azrul Naim and Sun, Jianzhong and Shao, Weilan and Ismail, Suzy (2019) Treatment of dye wastewater by functionalization of bentonite-methylene blue with sodium persulfate. Journal of Environmental Treatment Techniques, 7 (2). pp. 229-233. ISSN 2309-1185
  13. Haron, Normah and Mat Jusoh, Hanapi (2019) Antimacrobial Properties of gynura procumbens (Sambung Nyawa) leaves In methanolic and acidic extracts. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES, 3 (2). pp. 605-615.
  14. Haron, Normah and Mat Jusoh, Hanapi (2019) Antioxidant capacity of the green leafy vegetables using oxygen radical antioxidant capacity (ORAC), 2,2'-Azino-Bis (3Ethylbenzothiazoline-6-Sulphonic Acid (ABTS) and 2,2-Diphenyl-1-Picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) assays. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 3 (1). pp. 1-7. ISSN 2521-0858 E-ISSN 2521-0866
  15. Haron, Normah and Mat Jusoh, Hanapi and Abul@Abdul Rahman, Syuhaida (2019) Total phenolic content and antioxidant activity of roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa) extracts. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (2). pp. 725-733.
  16. Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2019) The application of Maqasid al-Shari'ah in medicine: an overview. Revelation and Science, 9 (2). pp. 1-20. E-ISSN 2229-9947
  17. Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2019) A short note: Muslim Jurists’ view on surrogate motherhood. Revelation and Science, 9 (1). pp. 28-31. E-ISSN 2229-9947
  18. Jalal, Tara Kamal and Firus Khan, Al'aina Yuhainis and Natto, Hatim A. and Abdull Rasad, Mohammad Syaiful Bahari and Kaderi, Mohd Arifin and Mohammad, Mardhiah and Johan, Muhammad Farid and Omar, Muhammad Nor and Abdul Wahab, Ridhwan (2019) Identification and quantification of quercetin, a major constituent of Artocarpus altilis by targeting related genes of apoptosis and cell cycle: in vitro cytotoxic activity against human lung carcinoma cell lines. Nutrition and Cancer. pp. 1-14. ISSN 0163-5581 E-ISSN 1532-7914 (In Press)
  19. Mat Jusoh, Hanapi and Zulkarnail, Mohamad Zharif and Haron, Normah (2019) Total phenolic contents and antioxidant scavenging capacity in free and bound extracts of Christia vespertilionisis (daun rerama). International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (2). pp. 649-657. E-ISSN 2600-8491
  20. Md Zin, Noor Hasniza and Ahmad Radzi, Muhammad Ahsanuddin and Abdul Wahab, Widya and Mohd Khairlani, Nurul Hidayah (2019) Comparative study of thaumatin protein from Thaumatococcus daniellii grown at different growth environments. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (2). pp. 668-674. E-ISSN 2600-8491
  21. Md Zin, Noor Hasniza and Mohd Nail, Ainul Mardhiah (2019) Anti-diabetic potential of peptide from P. niruri reveals through carbohydrate hydrolyzing enzyme inhibition assay. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 3 (1). pp. 17-19. ISSN 2521-0858 E-ISSN 2521-0866
  22. Meenakshi Sundram, Tamil Chelvan and Zakaria, Mohd Hazim and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah (2019) Antioxidant and cytotoxic effects of Curcuma mangga and Bosenbergia rotunda ethanolic extracts on Mcf-7 cancer cell lines. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 3 (2). pp. 10-14. ISSN 2521-0858 E-ISSN 2521-0866
  23. Mohamed Bakrim, Norbaiyah and Mohd Shah, Azarisman Shah and A.Talib, Norlelawati and Ab Rahman, Jamalludin and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda and Idorus, Mohd Yusri and Zainal Abidin, Siti Khairani and Abdullah, Aszrin (2019) Proteomic profiles of young adults with acute myocardial infarction. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 18 (3). pp. 113-119. ISSN 1823-4631
  24. Mohammad Nor, Maryana and Noor Amri, N.F.A. and Rahman, M.M. and Liew, J.Y. and Omar, Muhammad Nor and Basri, Shah Nor (2019) Kinetic study of phytochemical extraction and antioxidant potential of hibiscus cannabinus L. International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, 12 (12). pp. 2502-2509. ISSN 0974-3154
  25. Mohd Yusof, Nor Amaliana Syazwani and Haron, Normah and Mat Jusoh, Hanapi (2019) Phenolic profiling of selected herbal plants: free, soluble bound and insoluble bound phenolics and their antioxidant activities. Advances in Bioresearch, 10 (1). pp. 9-15. ISSN 0976-4585 E-ISSN 2277-1573
  26. Mokhtar, Munirah and Rismayuddin, Alia Risma and Abdul Wahab, Ridhwan and Rostam, Muhamad Ashraf and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah and Arzmi, Mohd Hafiz (2019) The effect of oral probiotic Streptococcus salivarius K12 on Candida albicans biofilm formation. IIUM Medical Journal Malaysia (IMJM), 18 (Supplementary Issue 2). ISSN 1823-4631
  27. Omar, Muhammad Nor and Mohd Aris, Mohd Shukri and Abu Samah, Mohd Armi and Yunus, Kamaruzzaman and Nazreen, Muhd N. Muhammad (2019) Accumulation of rare earth element (rees) in pistia stratiotes (water lettuce) and oreochromis niloticus (nile tilapia) in rees artificial industrial wastewater system. Research Report. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)
  28. Razali, Khairiah and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Md Zin, Noor Hasniza and Mohammad Bunnori, Noraslinda and Ahmad Yusof @Hanafi, Hanani and Kamarudin, Kamarul Rahim and Mohammed Rehan, Aisyah (2019) In silico structural and functional annotation of nine essential hypothetical proteins from Streptococcus pneumoniae. Indonesian Journal of Chemistry. ISSN 1411-9420 E-ISSN 2460-1578 (In Press)
  29. Razali, Khairiah and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Md Zin, Noor Hasniza and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda and Ahmad Yusof @ Hanafi, Hanani and Kamarudin, Kamarul Rahim and Mohamed Rehan, Aisyah (2019) Functional annotation of selected streptococcus pneumoniae hypothetical proteins. Malaysia Journal of Science Health and Technology, 4 (Special Issue, KoSiST 2018). pp. 12-16. E-ISSN 2601-0003
  30. Sabri, Mohamad Zulkeflee and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Sayed Hitam, Sharifah Mariam and Abdul Rahim, Mohd. Zulkhairi (2019) In-silico selection of aptamer: a review on the revolutionary approach to understand the aptamer design and interaction through computational chemistry. In: 2018 International Conference on Chemical Sciences and Engineering: Advance and New Materials (ICCSE 2018), 7th-8th November 2018, Melaka.
  31. Shamsul Harumain, Zakuan Azizi and Keng, Shawn (2019) Indeed money (gold) grows on trees. The Petri Dish.
  32. Sharif, Faez and Ahmad Roseli, Nur Syuhadah and Naim, Mohd Azrul and Mohd Omar, Suhaila and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah and Mohd Radzuan, Abdul Hakim and Noh, Abdul Latif and Jamaludin, Mohd Hafiz and Ahmad Tajudin, Nur Syuhada (2019) Composting of food waste and its product performance on ipomoea aquatica. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (3: Special Issue: Research Towards Sustainable Development Goals). p. 818. E-ISSN 2600-8491
  33. Shuhaimen, Muhammad Shahrain and Abdullah, Erna Normaya and Mohd Salim, Rosliza and Abu Samah, Mohd Armi and Omar, Muhammad Nor and Ahmad, Mohammad Norazmi (2019) Adsorption study on the removal of copper ions from aqueos solution using sodium hydroxide-modified Carica papaya peels. Malaysian Journal of Analytical Sciences, 23 (6). pp. 926-937. ISSN 1394-2506
  34. Tan, Teng Ju and Nordin, Mohd Shukor and Haron, Normah (2019) Optimization of operating conditions for supercritical fluid extraction of patchouli (Pogostemon cablin) essential oil. Research Report. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)
  35. Yunus, Kamaruzzaman and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Ahmed Shogar, Ibrahim Adam (2019) Islamization and integration of sciences: the Kuantan Campus. In: The International Islamic University Malaysia: The Garden of Knowledge and Virtue. IIUM Press, Malaysia, pp. 359-369. ISBN 978-967-491-035-8
  36. Zainal Abidin, Muhammad Hasanuddin and Abd Halim, Khairul Bariyyah and Huyop, Fahrul Zaman and Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin and Abdul Wahab, Roswanira and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar (2019) The mechanistic role of active site residues in non-stereo haloacid dehalogenase E(DehE). Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling, 90. pp. 219-225. ISSN 1093-3263
  37. Research articles for 2018
  38. Ab. Rahman, Hariz Azhar and Ibrahim, Noor Azlina and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Haziyamin (2018) Effect of 2014 massive flood on well water qualities: a case study on Kelantan River basin, Malaysia. Journal of Water and Land Development, 2018 (38). pp. 127-136. ISSN 1429-7426 E-ISSN 2083-4535
  39. Abdul Aziz, Noorshilawati and Mazlan, Hamimah and Abdullah, Nur Suraya and Omar, Muhammad Nor (2018) In vitro antibacterial activity of vernonia amygdalina leaves extracts against pathogen of pineapple heart rot disease. Gading Journal for Science and Technology, 1 (1). pp. 7-15. E-ISSN 2637-0018
  40. Abdul Basir, Siti Munirah and Abdul Ghani, Radiah and Ibrahim, Muhammad and Khattak, Muhammad Muzaffar Ali Khan and Omar, Muhammad Nor and Mohd Shukri, Nor Azwani (2018) The prophetic foods consumption among exclusively breastfeeding mothers in Kuantan, Pahang: An exploratory study. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 2 (1). pp. 234-243. E-ISSN 2600-8491
  41. Abdul Basir, Siti Munirah and Mohd. Shukri, Nor Azwani and Abdul Ghani, Radiah and Ibrahim, Muhammad and Khattak, Muhammad Muzaffar Ali Khan and Omar, Muhammad Nor (2018) Assessment of prophetic foods consumption among lactating mothers: Combining quantitative & qualitative approaches. The International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 1). pp. 181-185. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  42. Abdul Basir, Siti Munirah and Mohd. Shukri, Nor Azwani and Abdul Ghani, Radiah and Ibrahim, Muhammad and Khattak, Muhammad Muzaffar Ali Khan and Omar, Muhammad Nor (2018) The knowledge, attitude and practice of prophetic foods consumption among exclusively breastfeeding mothers in Kuantan, Pahang: an exploratory study. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 2 (1). pp. 234-243. E-ISSN 2600-8491
  43. Abu Hassan, Muhamad Shafiq and Saidin, Muhammad Syazwan and Hamdan, Nurul Ashima and Abd Hamid, Shafida and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda (2018) Proteomics of broiler’s liver. International Journal of Advances in Science Engineering and Technology, 6 (2). pp. 8-17. ISSN 2321-8991 E-ISSN 2321-9009
  44. Ahmad Radzi, Muhammad Aa'zamuddin and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Munirah, Sha'ban (2018) An overview of the application of Maqasid Al-Shariah into cartilage tissue engineering. The International Medical Journal of Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 1). pp. 151-156. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  45. Ansari, Nor Faezah and Annuar, M. Suffian (2018) Functionalization of medium-chain-length poly(3-hydroxyalkanoates) as amphiphilic material by graft copolymerization with glycerol 1,3-diglycerolate diacrylate and its mechanism. Journal of Macromolecular Science: Pure and Applied Chemistry, 55 (1). pp. 66-74. ISSN 1060-1325 E-ISSN 1520-5738
  46. Ariffin, Hizzri and MG, Zati Nabilah and Zaidi, Nurul Amni and N, Shahida and Zahaba, Maryam and Abdul Hadi, Hazrin and Sharif, Mohd. Faez and Mohd Aris, Mohd Shukri (2018) Indoor air quality (IAQ) characteristics and its microbial community identifications at two selected schools in Pahang, Malaysia: a preliminary study. Asian Journal Agriculture & Biology, 6 (Special Issue 2018). pp. 88-96. ISSN 2307-8553
  47. Azizan, Nur Hafizah and Mahamad Kisim, Nur Fairuz and Saedudin, RD Rohmat and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Mohd Ashaari, Mardiana and Kasim, Shahreen (2018) Isolation and characterization of hydrocarbon tolerant microorganisms from marine environment. International Journal of Integrated Engineering, 10 (6). pp. 133-138. ISSN 2229-838X E-ISSN 2600-7916
  48. Azizan, Nur Hafizah and Md Rami, Siti Zakiah and Saedudin, RD Rohmat and Kasim, Shahreen (2018) Phylogenetic study of presumptive oil-degrading microbes isolated from the North-Western tip of Pahang. International Journal of Integrated Engineering, 10 (6). pp. 128-132. ISSN 2229-838X E-ISSN 2600-7916
  49. Bumidin, Muhammad Solehuddin and Johari, Farah Azurin and Risan, Nurul Fikri and Mohd Nasir, Mohd Hamzah (2018) The effect of aqueous extracts of Nigella sativa on breast cancer cell line MCF-7: An in vitro study. Science Heritage Journal | Galeri Warisan Sains (GWS), 2 (1). pp. 13-17. ISSN 2521-0858 E-ISSN 2521-0866
  50. Garba, Lawal and Mohamad Yussoff, Mohamad Ariff and Abd Halim, Khairul Bariyyah and Ishak, Siti Nor Hasmah and Mohamad Ali, Mohd Shukuri and Oslan, Siti Nurbaya and Raja Abd Rahman, Raja Noor Zaliha (2018) Homology modeling and docking studies of δ19-fatty acid desaturase from a Cold-tolerant Pseudomonas sp. AMS8. PeerJ, 2018 (3). pp. 1-21. ISSN 2167-8359
  51. Hamdan, Nurul Ashima and Abu Hassan, Muhamad Shafiq and Abd Hamid, Shafida and Mohammad Noor, Normawaty and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda (2018) Toxicity profiles between strains of Alexandriumtamiyavanichii. International Journal of Advances in Science Engineering and Technology, 6 (2). pp. 23-27. ISSN 2321-8991 E-ISSN 2321-9009
  52. Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2018) Bioethics: a comparative study of its concepts, issues and approaches, 2nd ed. IIUM Press Series of Textbook from the Islamic Perspectives, 2nd Edition . IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. ISBN 978-967-491-007-5
  53. Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2018) Professional ethics: its foundations and practices. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur. ISBN 9789674184384
  54. Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Abdul Razak, Tariq (2018) Ethical responses to modern clinical trials on human subjects: a comparative perspective. International Medical Journal of Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue ( No. 2)). pp. 213-218. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  55. Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Ahmad Radzi, Muhammad Aa'zamuddin and Mohd. Azharuddin, Nur Syamimi and Azhim, Azran and Munirah, Sha'ban (2018) Tissue engineering and the challenges of “playing god”: a theological analysis. Regenerative Research, 7 (1). E-ISSN 2232-0822 (In Press)
  56. Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Ahmad Radzi, Muhammad Aa'zamuddin and Mohd. Azharuddin, Nur Syamimi and Azhim, Azran and Sha’ban, Munirah (2018) Tissue and cell donation for articular cartilage tissue engineering experimentation from Islamic perspective. Regenerative Research, 7 (1). p. 138. E-ISSN 2232-0822
  57. Ismail, Muhammad Isminhaziq and Azizan, Nur Hafizah and Mohd Ashaari, Mardiana (2018) Isolation and screening of biosurfactant-producing marine bacteria from Kuantan Port, Pahang, Malaysia. Science Heritage Journal, 2 (2). pp. 21-26. ISSN 2521-0858 E-ISSN 2521-0866
  58. John, Akbar and Sheikh Mohamed, Hassan Ibrahim and Ahmed Shogar, Ibrahim Adam and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Yunus, Kamaruzzaman and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal and Razali, Ailin (2018) Ethical issues on using invertebrates in environmental and biomedical practices – a case study on living fossil horseshoe crab. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 2). pp. 281-285. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  59. Jusoh, Noorakmar and Zainal, Hasanuddin and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda and Abd Halim, Khairul Bariyyah and Abd Hamid, Shafida (2018) In silico study of carvone derivatives as potential neuraminidase inhibitors. Journal of Molecular Modeling, 24 (4). pp. 1-13. ISSN 1610-2940 E-ISSN 0948-5023
  60. Kamarudin, Kamarul Rahim and Mohamed Rehan, Maryam and Mohamed Rehan, Aisyah (2018) Species identification and molecular phylogenetics of processed sea cucumbers from Malaysian market based on 12S mitochondrial rRNA gene. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 41 (4). pp. 1833-1851. ISSN 1511-3701 E-ISSN 2231-8542
  61. Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal and Alifah, F.K. and Nordin, Noor Faizul Hadry and Al-Mamun, Abdullah and Kader, M.A. and Ashraf, Muhammad Aqeel (2018) Diversity and community composition of fishes in the Pusu River Gombak, Malaysia. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 82 Fall. pp. 150-155. ISSN 0749-0208 E-ISSN 1551-5036
  62. Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal and John, Akbar and Nasrin, Dilruba and Abdulahi Hashi, Abdurezak and Mohd Omar, Suhaila and Mansor, Nur Nazifah (2018) The ethical significance of antibiotic resistance towards aquaculture practices. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 2). pp. 295-301. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  63. Mehdi, Wesen Adel and Mehde, Atheer Awad and Ahmad Raus, Raha and Yusof, Faridah and Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Ghazali, Hamid and Abd Rahman, Azlina and Özacar, Mahmud (2018) Genetic polymorphisms of human transcription factor-7 like 2 (TCF7L2), β-defensin (DEFB1) and CD14 genes in nephrolithiasis patients. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 118 (Part A). pp. 610-616. ISSN 0141-8130
  64. Moey, Soo Foon and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2018) Transformational and transactional leadership styles in enhancing nurse educator’s job satisfaction: an integrative analysis of conventional and Islamic approaches. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 2). pp. 319-332. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  65. Mohamad, Rohaslinda and Lalung, Japereng and Rafatullah, Mohd and Ismail, Norli and Abbas, Syed Zaghum and Zainuddin, Zarina (2018) First report of anatoxin-a encoding gene in isolated cyanobacterial strains from Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Microbiology, 14 (2 (Special issue)). pp. 202-207. ISSN 1823-8262 E-ISSN 2231-7538
  66. Mohamad Ismail, Mohamad Firdaus and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi and Nurumal, Mohd Said and Md Isa, Muhammad Lokman (2018) Islamic moral judgement on resuscitation issue: nursing perspective. International Medical Journal of Malaysia, 17 (2). pp. 81-90. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  67. Mohamad Yusoff, Mohamad Ariff and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda and Abd Halim, Khairul Bariyyah (2018) Interaction of monomeric Ebola VP40 protein with a plasma membrane: a coarse-grained molecular dynamics (CGMD) simulation study. Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modeling, 82. pp. 137-144. ISSN 1093-3263
  68. Mohd Omar, Suhaila and Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal Khan and Hashi, Abdurezak Abdulahi (2018) Islamic ethics of waste management towards sustainable environmental health. The International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 1). pp. 193-197. E-ISSN 1823-4631
  69. Muhamad Bunnori, Noraslinda and Hamdan, Nurul Ashima and Abu Hassan, Muhamad Shafiq and Mohamed Rehan, Aisyah and Abd Halim, Khairul Bariyyah and Haron, Normah (2018) Quantitative protein expression of Malaysian Phaleriamacrocarpa. International Journal of Advances in Science Engineering and Technology , I, 6 (2). pp. 18-22. ISSN 2321-8991 E-ISSN 2321-9009
  70. Ramli, Aizi Nor Mazila and Abdul Manas, Nor Hasmaliana and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Abd. Hamid, Hazrulrizawati and Md. Illias, Rosli (2018) Comparative structural analysis of fruit and stem bromelain from Ananas comosus. Food Chemistry, 566. pp. 183-191. ISSN 0308-8146
  71. Ramli, Nur Syazila and Md Zin, Noor Hasniza (2018) Alpha-amylase inhibitory activity of inhibitor proteins in different types of commercial rice. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 2 (2). pp. 27-29. ISSN 2521-0858 E-ISSN 2521-0866
  72. Sharif, Faez and Mohd Yunus, Afdzal and Saedudin, RD Rohmat and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Kasim, Shahreen (2018) Molecular docking and dynamics (MD) simulation of 6-gingerol and 6-shogaol against human estrogen receptor alpha (ERɑ). International Journal of Integrated Engineering, 10 (6 Special Issue 2018: Data Information Engineering). pp. 119-127. ISSN 2229-838X E-ISSN 2600-7916
  73. Sharif, Mohd. Faez and Azirudin, Athirah and Saedudin, RD Rohmat and Mohd Yunus, Afdzal and Abdul Hamid, Azzmer Azzar and Kasim, Shahreen (2018) Molecular docking analysis of 6-paradol, Zingerone and Zerumbone against human estrogen receptor alpha (ERɑ). International Journal of Integrated Engineering, 10 (6 Special Issue 2018: Data Information Engineering). pp. 113-118. ISSN 2229-838X E-ISSN 2600-7916
  74. Storey, Sean and Mohd Ashaari, Mardiana and Clipson, Nicholas and Doyle, Evelyn and de Menezes, Alexandre (2018) Opportunistic bacteria dominate the soil microbiome response to phenanthrene in a microcosm-based study. Frontiers in Microbiology, 9. pp. 1-13. E-ISSN 1664-302X
  75. Yusof, Tengku Nadiah and Lari, Mohd Rafatullah and Ismail, Norli and Zainuddin, Zarina and Lalung, Japareng (2018) Enhancement of cyanobacterial control by fungi degraded palm oil trunk. Malaysian Journal of Microbiology, 14 (Special Issue ( no. 3 )). pp. 172-179. ISSN 1823-8262 E-ISSN 2231-7538
  76. Zahaba, Maryam and Abdul Hadi, Hazrin and A., Hizrri and A., Norhidayah and Samsuddin, Niza and Mohd. Aris, Mohd Shukri (2018) Association of particulate matter (PM) with respiratory symptoms among children in selected primary schools in Pahang. Journal CleanWAS, 1 (2). pp. 11-15. ISSN 2521-0912 E-ISSN 2521-0513
  77. Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal Khan (2018) Heavy metals and antibiotic resistance bacteria in marine sediment of Pahang coastal water. Journal CleanWAS, 2 (1). pp. 20-22. ISSN 2329-6119 E-ISSN 2329-6100
  78. Zainal Abidin, Zaima Azira and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal and Abdul Malek, Nurfathiah and Zainuddin, Zarina (2018) Diversity, antimicrobial capabilities, and biosynthetic potential of mangrove actinomycetes from coastal waters in Pahang, Malaysia. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 82 Fall. pp. 174-179. ISSN 0749-0208 E-ISSN 0749-0208
  79. Zainuddin, Zarina and Paiman, Abdul Qahhar and Dewi Ardini, Yunita (2018) Sequencing-based analysis for the identification of bacteria associated with severe early childhood caries (SECC). International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 2). pp. 131-135. ISSN 1823-4631
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Study Plan for Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours)

In order to obtain the degree of Bachelor of Biotechnology from IIUM, a student must successfully complete 136 Credit Hours (CH) of course work consisting of the University, Kulliyyah and Department requirements, as shown below:


No

Type of Courses

Local
Credit
Hours

 Percentage %

1

University Required Courses

20

14.71

2

Kulliyyah Required Courses

8

5.89

3

Core Courses

67

49.27

4

Elective Courses

21

15.45

5

Final Year Project

8

5.89

6

Internship

12

8.83

TOTAL

136

100


Every student must complete all university required courses (20 CH in total), which consists of Philosophy, values and history courses (4 CH), soft skill courses (10 CH), Malaysian studies courses (4 CH) and Community Engagement courses (2 CH). 

KULLIYYAH REQUIRED COURSES

Students are required to complete the Kulliyyah courses of 8 CH in total; which are Computers in Science (3 CH),  Bahasa Melayu Kerjaya (Sains dan Teknologi) (2 CH) and Philosophy of Science (3 CH) 

DEPARTMENTAL CORE COURSES

Students are required to complete (67 CH) of core courses. (Table 3). These courses provide the necessary foundation in Biological sciences subjects and Biotechnology.

FINAL YEAR PROJECT & INTERNSHIP 

In Final year project I and II student will select a project of 8 CH in total which involve hands-on or practical experience in any given Biotechnology topic.  The compulsory Internship carries a total of 12 CH. Each student must choose his/her place of internship, which could be in the areas involving management, industry, research, education or in a specialized laboratory work. Students   may also have their training in medical science laboratories in hospitals or other medical institutions.

UNIVERSITY REQUIRED COURSES (20 CH)

YEAR 1, SEMESTER 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

UNGS 1201

Sustainable Development : Issues, Policies and Practices

2

UNGS 1301

Basic Philosophy and Islamic Worldview

3

LMBD 1131

Bahasa Melayu 1*

1*

CCUB 1061

Usrah 1

0.5

YEAR 1, SEMESTER 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

TQTD 1002

Tilawah Al-Quran 1

0.5

LQAD 1003

Introduction to Arabic for Quranic Understanding 1

0.5

LEED 1301

English Academic Writing

3

CCUB 1062

Usrah 2

0.5

YEAR 2, SEMESTER 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

UNGS 2290

Knowledge & Civilization in Islam

2

LMBD 1132

Bahasa Melayu 2*

1*

UNGS 2380

Ethics and Fiqh of Contemporary Issues

3

YEAR 2, SEMESTER 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

TQTD 2002

Tilawah Al-Quran 2

0.5

LQAD 2003

Introduction to Arabic for Quranic Understanding 2

0.5

CCUB 2163

Usrah in Action 1 (SD:Community Profiling)

1

YEAR 3, SEMESTER 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

CCSS 1010/2010/3010

Skill 1

0.5

CCLM 2051

Leadership

0.5

CCFM 2061

Family Management

0.5

YEAR 3, SEMESTER 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

CCSS 1010/2010/3010

Skill 2

0.5

CCUB 3164

Usrah in Action 2

1

TOTAL

20

*for Non-Malay speaking students, thus CH total is 22


KULLIYYAH REQUIRED COURSES (6 CH)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

KOS 1110

Computers in Science

3

LM 2026K

Bahasa Melayu Kerjaya (Sains dan Teknologi)

2

KOS 3000

Philosophy of Science

3

TOTAL

8


GENERAL CORE COURSES (67 CH)

Course code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 1311

General Chemistry

3

SBT 1312

Calculus for Biology

3

SBT 1313

Fundamentals of Microbiology

3

SBT 1321

Principles of Biochemistry

3

SBT 1322

Cell Biology

3

SBT 1323

Principles of Cell and Tissue Culture

3

SBT 1324

Molecular Biology

3

SBT 2211

Recombinant DNA Technology

2

SBT 2312

Genetics

3

SBT 2313

Enzymology

3

SBT 2314

Biostatistics

3

SBT 2221

Regulation and Ethics in Biotechnology

2

SBT 2222

Bio entrepreneurship

2

SBT 2323

Fermentation Technology

3

SBT 2324

Bioinformatics

3

SBT 2325

Biodiversity & Conservation

3

SBT 2326

Chemistry & Biochemistry of Natural Product

3

SBT 3211

Research Methodology

2

SBT 3312

Protein Biotechnology

3

SBT 3313

Instrumentation in Biotechnology Research

3

SBT 3314

Bioprocess Design an Optimisation

3

SBT 3315

Immunology

3

SBT 3422

Final Year Project I

4

SBT 3221

Concept of Halal and Haram in Food and Biotechnology Products

2

SBT 4311

Bionanotechnology

3

SBT 4122

Internship

12

SBT 4412

Final Year Project II

4

TOTAL

67 + 20


YEAR 1

SEMESTER I

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 1311

General Chemistry

3

SBT 1312

Calculus for Biology

3

SBT 1313

Fundamentals of Microbiology

3

LEED 1301

English Academic Writing

3

UNGS 1201

Sustainable Development : Issues, Policies and Practices

2

UNGS 1301

Basic Philosophy and Islamic Worldview

3

LMBD 1131*

Bahasa Melayu 1*

1

CCUB 1061

Usrah 1

0.5

TOTAL

17.5 (CFS / Direct Intake), 18.5 (International / Direct Intake Non Malay)


SEMESTER II

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 1321

Principles of Biochemistry

3

SBT 1322

Cell Biology

3

SBT 1323

Principles of Cell and Tissue Culture

3

SBT 1324

Molecular Biology

3

TQTD 1002

Tilawah Al-Quran 1

0.5

LQAD 1003

Introduction to Arabic for Quranic Understanding 1

0.5

CCUB 1062

Usrah 2

0.5

KOS 1110

Computer in Science

3

TOTAL

16.5


YEAR 2

SEMESTER III

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 2211

Recombinant DNA Technology

2

SBT 2312

Genetics

3

SBT 2313

Enzymology

3

SBT 2314

Biostatistics

3

UNGS 2290

Knowledge & Civilization in Islam

2

LMBD 1132*

Bahasa Melayu 2*

1*

UNGS 2380

Ethics and Fiqh of Contemporary Issues

3

KOS 3000

Philosophy of Science

3

TOTAL

19

SEMESTER IV

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 2221

Regulation and Ethics in Biotechnology

2

SBT 2222

Bioentrepreneurship

2

SBT 2323

Fermentation Technology

3

SBT 2324

Bioinformatics

3

SBT 2325

Biodiversity & Conservation

3

SBT 2326

Chemistry & Biochemistry of Natural Products

3

TQTD 2002

Tilawah Al-Quran 2

0.5

LQAD 2003

Introduction to Arabic for Quranic Understanding 2.

0.5

CCUB 2163

Usrah in Action 1 (SD : Community Profiling)

1

TOTAL

18



YEAR 3

SEMESTER V

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 3211

Research Methodology

2

SBT 3312

Protein Biotechnology

3

SBT 3313

Instrumentation in Biotechnology Research

3

SBT 3314

Bioprocess Design and Optimisation

3

SBT 3315

Immunology

3

LM 2026K

Bahasa Melayu Kerjaya (Sains dan Teknologi)

2

CCSS 1010/2010/3010

Skill 1

0.5

CCLM 2051

Leadership

0.5

CCFM 2052

Family Management

0.5

TOTAL

17.5

SEMESTER VI

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 3221

Concept of Halal and Haram in Food and Biotechnology

2

SBT 3422

Final Year Project I

4

SBT 33XX

Elective Package Course

3

SBT 33XX

Elective Package Course

3

SBT 33XX

Elective Package Course

3

SBT 33XX

Elective Package Course

3

CCSS 1010/2010/3010

Skill 2

0.5

CCUB 3164

Usrah in Action 2

1

TOTAL

19.5



YEAR 4 

SEMESTER VII

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 4311

Bionanotechnology

3

SBT 4412

Final Year Project II

4

SBT 43XX

Elective Packages Course

3

SBT 43XX

Elective Packages Course

3

SBT 43XX

Elective Packages Course

3

TOTAL

16

SEMESTER VIII

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 4122

Internship

12

TOTAL

12



Students are required to choose one of the three Elective Course, as shown below:

Food Biotechnology

SEMESTER VI

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 3331

Food Biotechnology

3

SBT 3332

Applied Molecular Genetics in Food

3

SBT 3333

Food Chemistry

3

SBT 3334

Analytical Methods for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals

3

SEMESTER VII

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 4335

Food Process Engineering

3

SBT 4336

Fats and Oils Chemistry and Technology

3

SBT 4337

Food Toxicology and Assessment

3

SBT 4338

Food, Nutrition and Health

3


Environmental Biotechnology 

SEMESTER VI

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 3341

Environmental Biotechnology

3

SBT 3342

Environmental Health

3

SBT 3343

Environmental Microbiology

3

SBT 3344

Environmental Monitoring

3

SEMESTER VII

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 4345

Environmental Laws and Policies

3

SBT 4346

Integrated Waste Management

3

SBT 4347

Environmental Toxicology

3

SBT 4348

Bioremediation

3


Medical Biotechnology

SEMESTER VI

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 3351

Medical Biochemistry

3

SBT 3352

Medical Pathology for Biotechnologist

3

SBT 3353

Medical Microbiology & Parasitology

3

SBT 3354

Computer Aided Drug Design

3

SEMESTER VII*

Course Code

Title

Credit Hours

SBT 4355

Human Genetics and Genetic Disorders

3

SBT 4356

Oncology and Cancer Therapy

3

SBT 4357

Molecular Epidemiology

3

SBT 4358

Experimental Models in Medical Biotechnology

3



























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