Kaw Bing Chua

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Affiliation: International Medical University
Country: Malaysia

Publications

  1. ncbi Anthropogenic deforestation, El Niño and the emergence of Nipah virus in Malaysia
    Kaw Bing Chua
    Departments of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
    Malays J Pathol 24:15-21. 2002
  2. ncbi Lessons from the Nipah virus outbreak in Malaysia
    Lai Meng Looi
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia
    Malays J Pathol 29:63-7. 2007
  3. ncbi Nipah virus outbreak in Malaysia
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Sesama Center, Plaza Komanwel, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, 57000, Malaysia
    J Clin Virol 26:265-75. 2003
  4. ncbi Serological evidence of possible human infection with Tioman virus, a newly described paramyxovirus of bat origin
    Koon Chu Yaiw
    Department of Pathology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Infect Dis 196:884-6. 2007
  5. ncbi Nipah virus encephalitis outbreak in Malaysia
    Sai Kit Lam
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S48-51. 2002
  6. pmc Nipah virus infection: pathology and pathogenesis of an emerging paramyxoviral zoonosis
    Kum Thong Wong
    University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Am J Pathol 161:2153-67. 2002
  7. ncbi Isolation of Nipah virus from Malaysian Island flying-foxes
    Kaw Bing Chua
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Lumpur, Kuala, Malaysia
    Microbes Infect 4:145-51. 2002
  8. ncbi Differential environmental preferences of gravid female Aedes mosquitoes in ovipositing their eggs
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Sesama Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1132-8. 2005
  9. ncbi Relapsed and late-onset Nipah encephalitis
    Chong Tin Tan
    Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Ann Neurol 51:703-8. 2002
  10. ncbi Negative cross-reactivity of rabbit anti-Malassezia furfur antibodies with other yeasts
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur
    Malays J Pathol 27:123-5. 2005

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Publications21

  1. ncbi Anthropogenic deforestation, El Niño and the emergence of Nipah virus in Malaysia
    Kaw Bing Chua
    Departments of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
    Malays J Pathol 24:15-21. 2002
    ..These anthropogenic events, coupled with the location of piggeries in orchards and the design of pigsties allowed transmission of a novel paramyxovirus from its reservoir host to the domestic pig and ultimately to the human population...
  2. ncbi Lessons from the Nipah virus outbreak in Malaysia
    Lai Meng Looi
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia
    Malays J Pathol 29:63-7. 2007
    ..Environmental mismanagement (such as deforestation and haze) has far-reaching effects, including encroachment of wildlife into human habitats and the introduction of zoonotic infections into domestic animals and humans...
  3. ncbi Nipah virus outbreak in Malaysia
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Sesama Center, Plaza Komanwel, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, 57000, Malaysia
    J Clin Virol 26:265-75. 2003
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  4. ncbi Serological evidence of possible human infection with Tioman virus, a newly described paramyxovirus of bat origin
    Koon Chu Yaiw
    Department of Pathology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Infect Dis 196:884-6. 2007
    ..0%) were positive for T. virus, by comparative ELISA. Of these 5 sera, 3 (1.8% of the total) had neutralizing antibodies against T. virus, suggesting previous infection of this study population by this virus or a similar virus...
  5. ncbi Nipah virus encephalitis outbreak in Malaysia
    Sai Kit Lam
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S48-51. 2002
    ..The Island flying fox (Pteropus hypomelanus; the fruit bat) is a likely reservoir of this virus. The outbreak in Malaysia was controlled through the culling of >1 million pigs...
  6. pmc Nipah virus infection: pathology and pathogenesis of an emerging paramyxoviral zoonosis
    Kum Thong Wong
    University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Am J Pathol 161:2153-67. 2002
    ..Infection of endothelial cells and neurons as well as vasculitis and thrombosis seem to be critical to the pathogenesis of this new human disease...
  7. ncbi Isolation of Nipah virus from Malaysian Island flying-foxes
    Kaw Bing Chua
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Lumpur, Kuala, Malaysia
    Microbes Infect 4:145-51. 2002
    ..The isolation of Nipah virus from the Island flying-fox corroborates the serological evidence that it is one of the natural hosts of the virus...
  8. ncbi Differential environmental preferences of gravid female Aedes mosquitoes in ovipositing their eggs
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Sesama Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1132-8. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi Relapsed and late-onset Nipah encephalitis
    Chong Tin Tan
    Department of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Ann Neurol 51:703-8. 2002
    ..We concluded that a unique relapsing and remitting encephalitis or late-onset encephalitis may result as a complication of persistent Nipah virus infection in the central nervous system...
  10. ncbi Negative cross-reactivity of rabbit anti-Malassezia furfur antibodies with other yeasts
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur
    Malays J Pathol 27:123-5. 2005
    ..Anti-M. furfur monospecific polyclonal antibodies produced in rabbit in this study has the potential for diagnostic application in immunohistochemical detection of M. furfur in human tissues...
  11. doi The distribution of inflammation and virus in human enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis suggests possible viral spread by neural pathways
    Kum Thong Wong
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 67:162-9. 2008
    ..Viral spread within the CNS seems to involve motor and possibly other pathways...
  12. ncbi Genetic analysis of saffold virus-Penang in relation to other newly discovered saffold viruses
    Kenny Voon
    International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:917-26. 2012
    ..SAFV-Penang was found not to be a recombinant variant but to have three unique non-synonymous substitutions, alanine [A689], lysine [K708] and isoleucine [I724] in the VP1 protein...
  13. ncbi A modified mycological medium for isolation and culture of Malassezia furfur
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Malays J Pathol 27:99-105. 2005
    ..With this medium, the conventional bacteriological procedures such as microbial streaking for pure culture and anti-microbial sensitivity testing could be carried out for these lipophilic yeasts...
  14. ncbi Seroprevalence of Malassezia furfur in an urban population in Malaysia
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Malays J Pathol 25:49-56. 2003
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  15. ncbi A novel approach for collecting samples from fruit bats for isolation of infectious agents
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Sesama Centre, Plaza Komanwel, Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Microbes Infect 5:487-90. 2003
    ..This novel approach resulted in the isolation of several other known and unidentified infectious agents besides Nipah virus...
  16. doi Evolutionary relationship of the L- and M-class genome segments of bat-borne fusogenic orthoreoviruses in Malaysia and Australia
    Kenny Voon
    International Medical University, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Gen Virol 92:2930-6. 2011
    ..Detailed sequence analysis identified two genetic lineages divided into the Australian and Malaysian PRVs, and potential genetic reassortment among the M and S segments of the three Malaysian viruses...
  17. ncbi Tioman virus infection in experimentally infected mouse brain and its association with apoptosis
    Koon Chu Yaiw
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Virol Methods 143:140-6. 2007
    ..Bcl-2 was expressed in some neurons and inflammatory cells indicating its possible role in anti-apoptosis. There was no evidence of central nervous system infection via the intraperitoneal route...
  18. ncbi Differential preferences of oviposition by Aedes mosquitos in man-made containers under field conditions
    Kaw Bing Chua
    International Medical University, Sesama Center, Plaza Komanwel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:599-607. 2004
    ..However, the results of the study suggests that under favorable conditions, each gravid female Aedes mosquito could be encouraged to lay all her eggs in a single breeding site...
  19. ncbi Echovirus 7 associated encephalomyelitis
    Lucy Chai See Lum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Malaya Medical Center, 50603, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Clin Virol 23:153-60. 2002
    ..In 2000, an outbreak of HFMD resulted in the deaths of three children who had rapid cardio-respiratory decompensation and one child who survived a central nervous system infection...
  20. pmc Membrane fusion tropism and heterotypic functional activities of the Nipah virus and Hendra virus envelope glycoproteins
    Katharine N Bossart
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Virol 76:11186-98. 2002
    ..However, no heterotypic activity was observed with envelope glycoproteins of the morbilliviruses Measles virus and Canine distemper virus...
  21. pmc A previously unknown reovirus of bat origin is associated with an acute respiratory disease in humans
    Kaw Bing Chua
    National Public Health Laboratory, Selangor 4700, Malaysia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:11424-9. 2007
    ..These data indicate that bat-borne reoviruses can be transmitted to and cause clinical diseases in humans...