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Department of Anatomy

Dr. Intan Suhana Zulkafli
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • To understand the effects of adverse maternal conditions during pregnancy and the impact on offspring health and wellbeing
  • To understand the effects of maternal illness on placental form, function and pregnancy outcome.
  • To study the usefulness of biomarkers for early detection, monitoring, progress and/or outcome of various illnesses
  • To develop method to utilize disease specific biomarkers in patient care and management
Dr. Muhamad Alfakri Mat Noh
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Select macrophage phenotypes harbor he ability to express VSMC-like and EC- like markers
  • microRNA-growth factor-STAT3 signaling pathway modulates growth factor regulation of cadherin expression and angiogenesis in in vitro macrophage
Dr. Noor Eliza Hashim
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Structural changes in organs/systems of interest
  • Molecular involvement to explain the related changes in organs/systems of interest
Dr. Rasheeda bt. Mohd. Zamin
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • To study RANK/RANKL/OPG which are sssential for bone remodelling and may play a role in arterial remodelling that leads to vascular calcification
  • To establish the relationship of CX3CR1 and RANK expression with angiogenesis or inflammatory markers
  • To promote awareness in health education and empower cardiovascular patients with motivation and the knowldege of how to better care for themselves using current technology such as Mhealth
Dr. Rosie Pamela David
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Developmental toxicity
  • Natural products (medicinal mushrooms)
  • Behavioural neuroscience
  • Enteric nervous system & Gut barrier
Dr. Siti Rosmani binti Md Zin @ Zakaria
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Evaluation of the beneficial and potential adverse effects of natural product on reproductive system and prenatal development
  • Study on the potential endocrine disrupting activity of natural product/ herbal compound
  • Determination of the optimal safe dosage for human consumption.
Dr. Snehlata P. Samberkar
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:

To investigate the clinicopathological association of tissue biomarker CAIX with the prognosis and overall survival of patients diagnosed in UMMC and UMSC from 2005-2017.

Dr. Wong Kah Hui
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Elucidation of mechanistic action of functional food for health disorders that are linked to oxidative stress
  • Integration of functional food into evidence-based clinical practices.
  • Transformation of the therapeutic ideas into commercial reality
Professor Dr. Murali D Kuppusamy Naidu
Position: Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • To further investigate, understand and improve neural regeneration, learning, memory and cognition using medicinal mushrooms and other natural products
  • To explore human anatomy relevant to craniofacial surgeries, forensic odontology and dental implants to further improve surgical management and procedures.