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Zaima Azira Bt. Zainal Abidin
Associate Professor

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Staff Details

  • Natural Science ~ Biological Sciences ~ Microbiology ~ Other Microbiology n.e.c.
  • Natural Science ~ Marine Sciences ~ Marine Biochemistry ~ Marine Natural Products
  • Biotechnology ~ Biotechnology ~ Molecular Biology ~ Molecular and Structural Biology
APPLIED MOLECULAR GENETICS 2004/2005 2012/2013 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019
BASIC GENETIC ENGINEERING 2003/2004 2004/2005 2005/2006 2017/2018 2018/2019
BIODIVERSITY 2016/2017 2017/2018
ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019 2020/2021
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2020/2021
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2020/2021
FUNDAMENTAL OF MICROBIOLOGY 2020/2021
INSTRUMENTATION AND TECHNIQUES IN PLANT SCIENCES II 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019
INTRODUCTORY MICROBIOLOGY 2005/2006 2006/2007 2012/2013
MARINE MICROBIOLOGY 2011/2012 2012/2013 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016
MARINE NATURAL PRODUCTS AND PROCESSES 2012/2013 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017
NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN BIOTECHNOLOGY 2017/2018 2018/2019
In Progress
2020 - Present The Effectiveness of EM Mudball in Remediating Balok River
2019 - Present Genotypic analysis of Catechol 2,3-Dioxygenase gene in oil clean-up crews isolated from Sungai Balok.
2019 - Present In vitro propagation of Etlingera elatior J. (Torch ginger) via indirect regeneration
2018 - Present Empowerment of fisherman-communities in Segari, Perak through participation in mangrove conservation and reforestation initiatives
2018 - Present Microbial Biotransformation of Sesquiterpenoid and Diarylheptanoid from Curcuma sp. By Actinomycetes strains towards Anti-Inflammatory and Anti-Cancer Activities
2017 - Present The effect of coculture on rare actinomycete, Actinophytocola sp. with live/dead cells of bacteria in eliciting secondary metabolite production
2016 - Present Expressed sequence tags (ESTs) of genes involved in flowering of Stevia rebaudiana
2016 - Present The screening of xylanase from Kuantan mangrove actinomycetes
2015 - Present Sponge-associated fungal diversity with functional analysis of halogenase and cellulase
2004 - Present Functional Food and Nutraceuticals Research Unit (FFNRU)
Unknown - Present Profiling fatty acids and mineral composition of Antarctic microalgae and their potential application in fish nutrition
Completed
2018 - 2020 Empowerment of fisherman-communities in Segari, Perak through participation in mangrove conservation and reforestation initiatives
2016 - 2019 Expressed sequence tags (ESTs) of genes involved in flowering of Stevia rebaudiana
2016 - 2020 The screening of xylanase from Kuantan mangrove actinomycetes
2015 - 2018 Over expression of Actinomcyete relA and rshA genes to enhance secondary metabolite production
2014 - 2016 The Screening for Potential Xylan, Cellulose and Lignin Biodegradation Activities from Microbial Communities in the South East Pahang Peat Swamp Forest Sediment and Peat Water
2014 - 2018 Microbial Diversity of Pekan Peat Swamp Forest Soil and their Functional Potential Through Cultivation and Metagenomic Approach
2013 - 2016 Screening of Mangrove Actinomycetes and Their Antimicrobial Potentials
2013 - 2016 Screening of Chloroplast Promoters for Hevea Chloroplast Transformation
2012 - 2014 Growth and Survival of Malaysian Sport Fish Tor tambroides Fry by Applying Phototropic Bacteria as Feed Supplement.
2012 - 2015 Heavy metal and Antibiotic Resistance of the Bacterical Flora in Sediments of Coastal Water of Pahang, Malaysia
2011 - 2014 (RU2011) Isolation, diversity, and antimicrobial screening of actinomyctes isolated from mangrove sediments in Tanjung Lumpur, Pahang
2011 - 2013 (RU2011) Isolation, diversity, and antimicrobial screening of actinomyctes isolated from mangrove sediments in Tanjung Lumpur, Pahang
2006 - 2012 Studies on Mangrove in Pulau Toba, Langkawi
2005 - 2007 Physico-Chemical Characteristics and Sediment Environment of the Coastal Water, Pulau Tuba and its Nearby Islands, Langkawi
Article
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
2020 Fatty acid profiles of Antarctic cyanobacteria Leptolyngbya. Journal of Environmental Biology , 41 (4) pp.687-694
2020 Endophytic bacteria of Anisophyllea disticha (Raja Berangkat) from tropical lake environment in Malaysia. Desalination and Water Treatment , 188 pp.282-287
2020 Isolation of heavy metal resistance bacteria from lake sediment of IIUM, Kuantan. Desalination and Water Treatment , 188 pp.431-435
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
2020 Rare actinomycetes from Kuantan mangrove forest sediment. Journal Clean WAS , 4 (2) pp.64-68
2018 Isolation and characterization of hydrocarbon tolerant microorganisms from marine environment. International Journal of Integrated Engineering , 10 (6) pp.133-138
2018 Heavy metals and antibiotic resistance bacteria in marine sediment of Pahang coastal water. Journal CleanWAS , 2 (1) pp.20-22
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
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
2017 Association of MMP-9 gene polymorphisms with nephrolithiasis patients. Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis , 32 (1) pp.1-6
2017 Determination of alpha-2-MRAP gene polymorphisms innephrolithiasis patients. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules , 105 (Part 1) pp.1324-1327
2017 Verrucosispora sp. K2-04, Potential Xylanase Producer from Kuantan Mangrove Forest Sediment. International Journal of Food Engineering , 3 (2) pp.165-168
2016 Marine streptomyces SP. UKMCC_PT15 producing undecylprodigiosin with algicidal activity. Jurnal Teknologi , 78 (11(2)) pp.55-60
2016 Screening of ligninase-producing bacteria from south east Pahang peat swamp forest soil. Malaysian Journal of Microbiology , 12 (6) pp.433-437
2016 Comparison of various culture media effectiveness in the isolation of bacteria from Pekan peat swamp forest soil. Malaysian Journal of Microbiology , 12 (6) pp.450-454
2016 Selective isolation and antagonistic activity of actinomycetes from mangrove forest of Pahang, Malaysia. Frontiers in Life Science , Vol. 9 (1) pp.24-31
2016 Biotechnological potential of Kuantan mangrove actinomycete, Micromonospora K3-13. The International Medical Journal Malaysia , 15 (Supplement Issue) pp.108-108
2016 Serum E3 SUMO-protein ligase NSE2 level and peroxynitrite related to oxidative stress in nephrolithiasis patients. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine , 7 (3) pp.249-252
2015 Screening of chloroplast promoters for Hevea brasiliensis chloroplast transformation. Jurnal Teknologi , 77 (24) pp.165-170
2015 Isolation of bacteria from the acidic peat swamp forest soil and their lignin degradation potential. Jurnal Teknologi , 77 (24) pp.77-81
2015 Selective isolation of Actinomycetes from mangrove sediment of Tanjung Lumpur, Kuantan, Malaysia . Malaysian Journal of Microbiology , 11 (2) pp.144-155
2015 Diversity and antimicrobial activity of mangrove soil actinomycetes isolated from Tanjung Lumpur, Kuantan. Jurnal Teknologi , 77 (25) pp.37-43
2015 Antibiotic resistant bacteria from sediment of coastal water of Pahang, Malaysia. Jurnal Teknologi , 77 (24) pp.65-70
2014 Carotenoid contents in anoxygenic phototrophic purple bacteria, Marichromatium Sp. and Rhodopseudomonas Sp. of tropical environment, Malaysia . Oriental Journal of Chemistry , 30 (2) pp.607-613

Conference or Workshop Item

2018 Actinophytocola sp. K4-08: rare actinomycete with potential biosynthetic capability. In: 34th Symposium of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology 2018
2017 Verrucosispora sp. K2-04, potential xylanase producer from Kuantan Mangrove Forest sediment. In: 2017 SEOUL Conference
2017 Endophytic bacteria from Anysophyllea disticha (Raja Berangkat. In: 6th International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST 2017)
2016 Antibacterial property of crude extract from stem-bark and leaves of Rhizophora apiculata against selected bacterial fish pathogens. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership in conjunction with Kuantan Research Day 2016
2016 Heavy metals resistance bacteria in marine sediment of Pahang coastal water. In: 2nd International Conference on Oceanography and Sustainable Marine Production (ICOSMaP 2016)
2016 Antimicrobial activities of actinomycetes isolated from Malaysian tropical mangrove forest of Kuantan, Pahang. In: 5th International Conference on Environment, Energy and Biotechnology 2016
2015 Diversity and antimicrobial activities of mangrove actinomycetes isolated from Tanjung Lumpur, Kuantan. In: 5th International Conference of Advancement in Science And Technology (iCAST 2015)
2015 Antibiotic resistant bacteria from sediment of coastal water of Pahang, Malaysia. In: International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST 2015)
2015 Isolation of bacteria from acidic peat swamp forest soil and their lignin degradation potential. In: International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST 2015) - ‘Frontiers in Biotechnology’
2015 Screening for ligninase-producing bacteria from South East Pahang peat swamp forest soil. In: International Congress of the Malaysian Society of Microbiology (Microbiology Meeting the needs of a changing world held 7-10 December 2015,
2015 Comparison of different AGAR plates used in the isolation of bacteria from Pekan peat SWAMP forest soil. In: International Congress of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology 2015 (7-10 December 2015) hosted in Bayview Beach resort, Penang, Malaysia
2014 Selective isolation of actinomycetes from mangrove forest of Pahang, Malaysia. In: International Conference on Agriculture, Biology and Environmental Sciences (ICABES-14)
2014 Antibiotic resistant bacteria from sediment of coastal water of Pahang Malaysia. In: International Conference on Agriculture, Biology and Environmental Sciences (ICABES-14)
2013 Selective isolation of rare actinomycetes from mangrove sediment of Tanjung Lumpur, Kuantan. In: International Congress of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology 2013
2011 Isolation of actinomycin derivatives from diffusible pigment of Streptomyces sp. UKMCC_PT7. In: Simposium Kimia Analisis Malaysia
2009 Antimicrobial activities of some marine actinonycetes isolated from Malaysians waters. In: International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes
2009 Streptomyces sp. UKMCC_PT15: Potential anticancer agent producer. In: International Congress of Malaysian Society for Microbiology

Book

Book Section

2011 Bioethics and biotechnology: A holistic approach in Islamic perspectives . In: Biotechnologies towards sustainable development in Malaysia IIUM Press . ISBN 9789674182007 , pp.1-15
2011 Review on marine actinomycetes . In: Biotechnologies towards sustainable development in Malaysia IIUM Press . ISBN 9789674182007 , pp.141-153
2011 In Planta Agrobacterium tumefaciens transformation of MR 219 rice . In: Biotechnologies towards sustainable development in Malaysia IIUM Press . ISBN 9789674182007 , pp.258-267
2011 The effect of cooking methods on meat samples using PCR-RFLP analysis . In: Biotechnologies towards sustainable development in Malaysia IIUM Press . ISBN 9789674182007 , pp.305-313
2006 Biodiversity and marine biotechnology: a new era for the development of biotechnology industry. In: Management and status of resources in protected areas of Peninsular Malaysia, series 1 Department of Wildlife and National Parks Peninsular Malaysia . ISBN 9834301006 , pp.67-74