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UKM Medical Molecular Biology Institute


Professor Dr. Shamsul Azhar Shah

  • +6 03 9145 9012 (UMBI) | +6 03 9145 8787 (Department of Community Health)

Epidemiology and Statistics

Clinical Epidemiology, Cancer, Non-Communicable Diseases, Infectious Diseases, Mental Health, Gene Environment Interaction, Medical GIS

Associate Professor Dr. Neoh Hui-min

Molecular Microbiology

Antimicrobial resistance and virulence of nosocomial pathogens, especially Staphylococcus aureus;  diagnosis and pathogenesis of sepsis, role of gut microbiota in colorectal cancer, seroepidemiology of dengue and chikungunya in the Malaysian adult population

Dr. Nor Azian Abdul Murad

Molecular Medicine (Non-Communicable Diseases)

Non-communicable (hypercholesterolemia, diabetes and hypertension), neurodegenerative (Parkinson disease) and rare diseases focusing on genetic predisposition via several approaches including next generation sequencing and mass-array technology

Professor Datuk Dr. A Rahman A Jamal

Molecular Medicine, Paediatric Oncology

Genetic Markers of Cancer, Cancer Proteomics, Paediatric Hemotological Disorders (Thalassemia and Leukemia), Stem Cell Therapy, Microgravity Science, Cancer and Microbiome

Professor Dr. Hamidah Alias

Consultant Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Clinical & Molecular Research in Childhood Malignancies Especially Acute Leukaemias, and Haematological Disorders Especially Thalasaemias

Associate Professor Dr. Tidi Maharani Hassan

Respiratory Physician

Respiratory genomics and molecular biology of non-smoking lung cancer,  chronic lung diseases secondary to air pollution

Associate Professor Dr. Low Teck Yew

Molecular Medicine (Cancer Proteomics)

Dr. Chin Siok Fong

Molecular Medicine (Cancer Proteomics)

Proteomics and mass spectrometry in cancer biomarker discovery and cancer biology, bioanalytical method development and validation, human intervention trials and bioequivalence studies

Dr. Nor Adzimah Johdi

Molecular Immunology

Immunomodulatory and pathobiology of T cells particularly T-regulatory cells (Tregs) in human cancers;  cellular biology and disease mechanism of human cancers -- how alterations or defects in cellular processes may lead to diseases

Dr. Nurul Syakima Bt Ab Mutalib

Molecular Medicine (Cancer Genetics)

Cancer Genomics

Dr. Nadiah Abu

Molecular Medicine (Cancer Biology)

Usage of extracellular vesicles as biomarkers -- understanding the information contained within these vesicles as well as their functional analyses in relation to cancer progression especially metastasis.

Dr Siti Aishah Sulaiman

Molecular Medicine (Cancer and Non-Communicable Disease Biology)

Non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and cancer. Understanding the mechanistics basis of the disease progression, from early life to adulthood,  with  focus on the metabolites, molecular and genetic factors

Dr. Lee Pey Yee

Molecular Medicine (Cancer Proteomics)

Proteomics and applications of mass spectrometry in cancer research

Dr. Tan Shing Cheng

Molecular Medicine (Cancer Genetics)

Dr. Noraidatulakma Abdullah @ Muda

Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Biostatistics, genetic epidemiology and traditional epidemiology especially in non-communicable diseases; categorical data analyses and genera/genetic epidemiology

Dr. Ezanee Azlina Mohd Hanif

Molecular Medicine (Cancer Biology)

Cancer studies especially breast cancers (Triple Negative Breast Cancers, etc.). Interrogate molecular mechanisms and cellular functions in driving aggressive cancer biology/phenotypes

Amalia Afzan Saperi

Molecular Medicine

Stem Cell Immunology -Working with MSCs and iPSCs, disease modeling and identification of immune responses; Vaccine Studies.

Mohamad Aimanuddin Bin Mohtar

Molecular Medicine

Endoplasmic-reticulum mediated secretory pathway; identifying protein-protein interaction network (interactomics) using cellular/molecular biology techniques and proteomics screen; synthetic biology (peptide and scFV-phage display)

Nor Azila Muhammad Azami

Molecular Microbiology

Seroepidemiology of dengue in Malaysia, pathogenesis of dengue, neutralizing antibodies against dengue virus - protection or enhancement

Saiful Effendi Syafruddin

Molecular Medicine

Molecular Medicine

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