DR. NALLAMMAI SINGARAM

Dr. Nallammai Singaram

Senior Lecturer

PhD in Plant Biotechnology (University Sains Malaysia, 2005),
MSc in Botany (University Sains Malaysia, 1997),
BAppSc (Biotechnology) (University Sains Malaysia, 1993)

nallammai.singaram@taylors.edu.my
Expertise
  • Micro-propagation
  • Cell culture and bioreactor
  • Extraction of secondary metabolites

Research Interests
  • Micropropagation of cash crops and medicinal plants.
  • Extraction and identification of compound of interest in both in-vivo and in-vitro.

Publications
Other Publications (10 most significant):
  • LOOI KAH YOKE (2015). Synergistic effect of Basella alba 'Rubra' and Beta vulgaris L. against Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes. Submitted in fulfillment of the requirements for the Management and Science University Degree of Biomedical Sciences (Co-supervised).
  • BAVANE SATYAVEANTHAN (2016). Klang Vally consumer's preferences for eggs and their health status. Submitted in fulfillment of the requirements for the Management and Science University Degree of Biomedical Sciences.
  • MAS IDAYU AMRAN (2016). Knowledge and attitude of Management and Science University (MSU) students on sexually transmitted disease. Submitted in fulfillment of the requirements for the Management and Science University Degree of Biomedical Sciences.
  • LEE PUI YUEI (2016). Study of anti inflammatory and analgesic activity of Musa sp. peel. Submitted in fulfillment of the requirements for the Management and Science University Degree of Biomedical Sciences.

Scholarly Activities/Industry Experience (10 most significant)
  • Research Consultant for Celltis Sdn Bhd (2010-present)
  • Research Consultant for Terra Garden Biotech Sdn Bhd (2010-2014)
  • Technical Consultant for Multigreen Life Sdn Bhd (2009-2010)
  • Trainer for BEST Program, Malaysian Biotech Corporation, (2009—2011)

Professional Affiliations
  • Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) Malaysian Chapter, Committee member, 2011-2012; Treasure 2012-2014.
  • International Toastmaster Club, member of the Tamil TM group 2011/2012; Vice-President of Education, PJ Tamil Club 2013/2014; President of PJ Tamil Club and Area Governor of T2 of Division T 2014/2015.