Universiti Teknologi MARA

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Organization: Universiti Teknologi MARA
Country: Malaysia

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Knowledge and practices of a control authority: impact on the environment and food safety
    Poh See Toh
    University of Technology MARA, Malaysia
    Int J Environ Health Res 12:311-6. 2002
  2. doi Antimicrobial and cytotoxic activities of Malaysian endophytes
    Kalavathy Ramasamy
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi Mara UiTM, Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
    Phytother Res 24:640-3. 2010
  3. doi Interactions between students and tutor in problem-based learning: the significance of deep learning
    Samy A Azer
    Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 25:240-9. 2009
  4. ncbi Evaluation of bone healing following immediate and delayed dental implant placement
    Luay Younis
    Department of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Technology MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia
    J Contemp Dent Pract 10:35-42. 2009
  5. ncbi A profile of cancer patient outcomes from a tertiary care teaching hospital in Malaysia
    A Suthahar
    Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam 40450, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 50:720-3. 2009
  6. doi Progressive gas formation in a deceased person during mortuary storage demonstrated on computed tomography
    Mansharan Kaur Chainchel Singh
    Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi Mara UiTM, Level 20, S and T Tower 1, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Forensic Sci Med Pathol 5:236-42. 2009
  7. doi A study into salivary-based measurement of human stress subjected to Ellestad stress test protocol
    Y K Lee
    Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:765-8. 2009
  8. doi Design of oral insulin delivery systems
    Tin Wui Wong
    Particle Design Research Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, and Non Destructive Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research Centre, Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia, Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Drug Target 18:79-92. 2010
  9. doi Investigation on thermochemical behaviour of low rank Malaysian coal, oil palm biomass and their blends during pyrolysis via thermogravimetric analysis (TGA)
    Siti Shawalliah Idris
    Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Bioresour Technol 101:4584-92. 2010
  10. doi Circulating human group A rotavirus genotypes in Malaysia
    H Zuridah
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Jalan Othman, Petaling, Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Med Virol 82:707-11. 2010

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  1. ncbi Knowledge and practices of a control authority: impact on the environment and food safety
    Poh See Toh
    University of Technology MARA, Malaysia
    Int J Environ Health Res 12:311-6. 2002
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  2. doi Antimicrobial and cytotoxic activities of Malaysian endophytes
    Kalavathy Ramasamy
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi Mara UiTM, Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
    Phytother Res 24:640-3. 2010
    ..Both HAB10R12 and HAB21F25 were found to be potential anticancer drug candidates, having potent activity against MCF-7 and HCT116 cell lines and warrant further investigation...
  3. doi Interactions between students and tutor in problem-based learning: the significance of deep learning
    Samy A Azer
    Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 25:240-9. 2009
    ..By early detection of such problems, tutors will be able to explore actions with the group and negotiate changes that can foster group dynamics and enforce deep learning...
  4. ncbi Evaluation of bone healing following immediate and delayed dental implant placement
    Luay Younis
    Department of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Technology MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia
    J Contemp Dent Pract 10:35-42. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare bone healing and coronal bone remodeling following both immediate and delayed placement of titanium dental implants in extraction sockets...
  5. ncbi A profile of cancer patient outcomes from a tertiary care teaching hospital in Malaysia
    A Suthahar
    Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam 40450, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 50:720-3. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper was to determine the sociodemographic and cancer characteristics of patients with cancer at a tertiary care centre...
  6. doi Progressive gas formation in a deceased person during mortuary storage demonstrated on computed tomography
    Mansharan Kaur Chainchel Singh
    Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi Mara UiTM, Level 20, S and T Tower 1, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Forensic Sci Med Pathol 5:236-42. 2009
    ..This phenomenon must therefore be taken into account when interpreting the presence of visceral gas on postmortem CT and relating such gas to the cause of death...
  7. doi A study into salivary-based measurement of human stress subjected to Ellestad stress test protocol
    Y K Lee
    Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:765-8. 2009
    ..Moreover, it is strongly associated with mood state with correlation coefficient of 0.8 and significance of 0.01...
  8. doi Design of oral insulin delivery systems
    Tin Wui Wong
    Particle Design Research Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, and Non Destructive Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research Centre, Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia, Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Drug Target 18:79-92. 2010
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  9. doi Investigation on thermochemical behaviour of low rank Malaysian coal, oil palm biomass and their blends during pyrolysis via thermogravimetric analysis (TGA)
    Siti Shawalliah Idris
    Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Bioresour Technol 101:4584-92. 2010
    ..First-order reaction model were used to determine the kinetics parameters for the pyrolysis of coal, palm biomass and their respective blends...
  10. doi Circulating human group A rotavirus genotypes in Malaysia
    H Zuridah
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Jalan Othman, Petaling, Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Med Virol 82:707-11. 2010
    ..In contrast, 81% of the samples collected in 1996 were the G1P[8] strain. No strains with G9 genotype were detected in samples collected in 1996...
  11. ncbi Analysis of geometric moments as features for firearm identification
    Nor Azura Md Ghani
    Center for Statistical Studies, Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor D E, Malaysia
    Forensic Sci Int 198:143-9. 2010
    ..7% of the images were classified correctly. These results demonstrate the value of geometric moments technique for producing a set of numerical features, based on which the identification of firearms are made...
  12. doi A multicomponent exercise program for institutionalized older adults
    Maria Justine
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Ehsan, Malaysia
    J Gerontol Nurs 36:32-41. 2010
    ..26% (p > 0.05) and level of depression by 17.7% (p > 0.05). This study suggests a multicomponent exercise program is a feasible intervention to improve quality of life in institutionalized older adults...
  13. ncbi Molecular characterization and epidemiology of rotavirus isolates obtained from children with diarrhoea in Malaysia
    H Zuridah
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Jalan Othman, 46000 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 64:193-6. 2009
    ..Genetic diversity in some strains of the human group A rotaviruses was analysed by phylogenetic methods. These findings will help in the decision to introduce rotavirus vaccines within the next decade...
  14. doi Reversal of memory deficits by Coriandrum sativum leaves in mice
    Vasudevan Mani
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi Mara UiTM, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Sci Food Agric 91:186-92. 2011
    ..Elevated plus-maze and passive avoidance apparatus served as the exteroceptive behavioral models for testing memory. Diazepam, scopolamine and ageing-induced amnesia served as the interoceptive behavioral models...
  15. doi A prospective study on the pattern of medication use for schizophrenia in the outpatient pharmacy department, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Selangor, Malaysia
    T Ponto
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Methods Find Exp Clin Pharmacol 32:427-32. 2010
    ..To conclude, this study gave evidence that physicians had a strong preference for monotherapy with conventional antipsychotic drugs while the use of atypical drugs was less prevalent...
  16. doi What makes a great lecture? Use of lectures in a hybrid PBL curriculum
    Samy A Azer
    Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 25:109-15. 2009
    ..This paper discusses how lectures can be used in a PBL curriculum, what makes a great lecture, and how to deliver a lecture that fits with these changes...
  17. doi Assessment of computerized analysis algorithms for one dimension physiologic data with multiple databases
    Y K Lee
    Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:5004-7. 2008
    ..It is hoped that the supportive evidence shown here is enough for researchers to innovate a better platform for credibility in reporting performance comparison of computerized analysis algorithms...
  18. ncbi The effect of nitrogen supplementation on the efficiency of colour and COD removal by Malaysian white-rot fungi in textile dyeing effluent
    K K Lee
    Faculty of Applied Sciences, MARA University of Technology, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Water Sci Technol 50:73-7. 2004
    ..versicolor in 9 days in sterile effluent with yeast extract as nutrient supplement, while S. commune was able to remove 85% COD within 8 days in non-sterile textile effluent supplemented with diammonium hydrogen phosphate...
  19. ncbi Single step PCR for detection of allelic variation of MDR1 gene (P-glycoprotein) among three ethnic groups in Malaysia
    L K Teh
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 41050 Shah Alam, Malaysia
    J Clin Pharm Ther 32:313-9. 2007
    ..We developed a one step primer based allele specific PCR method to detect SNP at C3435T to investigate the distribution of this genotype in the local population...
  20. ncbi Oil palm ash as partial replacement of cement for solidification/stabilization of nickel hydroxide sludge
    Chun Yang Yin
    Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Hazard Mater 150:413-8. 2008
    ..The sufficient UCS and low leached nickel concentrations shown for this mix design indicate the viability of using OPA as substitute of OPC as it can significantly reduce cost normally incurred by usage of high amounts of OPC...
  21. ncbi Microwave non-destructive testing technique for characterization of HPMC-PEG 3000 films
    T W Wong
    Particle Design Research Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Int J Pharm 343:122-30. 2007
    ..The state of interaction between polymer, plasticizer and/or drug of a binary polymeric film can be elucidated through its absorption and transmission profiles of microwave...
  22. ncbi Effects of microwave on drug release property of poly(methyl vinyl ether-co-maleic acid) matrix
    Tin Wui Wong
    Particle Design Research Group, Non Destructive Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research Centre, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Drug Dev Ind Pharm 33:737-46. 2007
    ..The drug release was markedly governed by the state of polymer relaxation of the matrix and was in turn affected by the state of polymer-polymer and/or drug-polymer interaction in beads...
  23. ncbi Drug release property of chitosan-pectinate beads and its changes under the influence of microwave
    Tin Wui Wong
    Non Destructive Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research Centre, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Malaysia
    Eur J Pharm Biopharm 69:176-88. 2008
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  24. ncbi Effect of amplitude criteria on operating characteristic of detection for OSAH events with oxygen saturation
    Y K Lee
    Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:4645-8. 2007
    ..It could lead to the establishment of standard oxygen desaturation levels for screening and diagnosis of moderate/severe OSA, thus providing a more credible comparison basis for automated detection algorithms or even clinical tests...
  25. ncbi Modification of granular activated carbon using low molecular weight polymer for enhanced removal of Cu(2+) from aqueous solution
    C Y Yin
    Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Water Sci Technol 56:95-101. 2007
    ..The adsorption data of Cu(2+) on both virgin and PEI-modified AC for both initial solution pH of 3 and 5 fitted the Langmuir and Redlich-Peterson isotherms considerably better than the Freundlich isotherm...
  26. doi Drug release responses of zinc ion crosslinked poly(methyl vinyl ether-co-maleic acid) matrix towards microwave
    T W Wong
    Particle Design Research Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Int J Pharm 357:154-63. 2008
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  27. ncbi Seeing the wood for the trees: approaches to teaching and assessing clinical pharmacology and therapeutics in a problem-based learning course
    Samy A Azer
    Medical Education Research and Development Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 37:204-9. 2008
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  28. ncbi Use of microwave in processing of drug delivery systems
    T W Wong
    Particle Design Research Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Curr Drug Deliv 5:77-84. 2008
    ..The intended release characteristics of drugs in dosage forms can be met through modifying the physicochemical properties of excipients using the microwave...
  29. doi Use of portfolios by medical students: significance of critical thinking
    Samy A Azer
    Medical Education Research and Development Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Malaysia
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 24:361-6. 2008
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  30. doi Synthesis of 2,3-dioxo-5-(substituted)-arylpyrroles and their 2-oxo-5-aryl-3-hydrazone pyrrolidine derivatives
    M F Mohammat
    Organic Synthesis Laboratory, Institute of Science, Universiti Teknologi Mara UiTM, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Molecules 14:250-6. 2009
    ..Finally a set of hydrazone derivatives was obtained from the reaction of 2b with various hydrazine salts. The structures of all the new synthesized compounds were confirmed by elemental analyses, IR and 1H-NMR spectra...
  31. ncbi Chitosan and its use in design of insulin delivery system
    Tin W Wong
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Non Destructive Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research Centre, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
    Recent Pat Drug Deliv Formul 3:8-25. 2009
    ..Attainment of optimized formulations with higher levels of pharmacological bioavailability is deemed possible in future through targeted delivery of insulin using chitosan with specific adhesiveness to the intended absorption mucosa...
  32. doi Evaluation of the bioactivity of novel spiroisoxazoline typecompounds against normal and cancer cell lines
    Nigar Najim
    Tissue Culture Research Laboratory, Centre of Synthesis and Chemical Biology, Institute of Science, University Technology MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Malaysia
    Molecules 15:9340-53. 2010
    ..In addition these data also show that spiroisoxazoline compounds are non-toxic in the human neuronphenotypic neuroblastoma SH-SY5Y cell line, and furthermore that they might protect cells from neurodegenerative disease...