Suhaila Mohamed



  1. Lim S, Goh Y, Noordin M, Rahman H, Othman H, Abu Bakar N, et al. Morinda citrifolia edible leaf extract enhanced immune response against lung cancer. Food Funct. 2016;7:741-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Part of the mechanisms involved enhancing immune responses, suppressing proliferation and interfering with various tumour growth signalling pathways. ..
  2. Nordin S, Kamisah Y, Mohamed S, Jaarin K. Effects of citrus leaf extract on aortic vascular reactivity in repeatedly heated vegetable oil-induced hypertensive rats. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Obtained findings suggested that CLE was able to enhance nitric oxide bioavailability that might dampen the vasoconstriction effect of phenylephrine. ..
  3. Jaffri J, Mohamed S, Ahmad I, Mustapha N, Manap Y, Rohimi N. Effects of catechin-rich oil palm leaf extract on normal and hypertensive rats' kidney and liver. Food Chem. 2011;128:433-41 pubmed publisher
    ..The dose reported is equivalent 0.5g of catechins/day for humans or 2.5cups of tea. The catechins are from an abundant alternative source for potential use as functional food. ..
  4. Che Ahmad Tantowi N, Lau S, Mohamed S. Ficus deltoidea Prevented Bone Loss in Preclinical Osteoporosis/Osteoarthritis Model by Suppressing Inflammation. Calcif Tissue Int. 2018;103:388-399 pubmed publisher
  5. Lim S, Mustapha N, Goh Y, Bakar N, Mohamed S. Metastasized lung cancer suppression by Morinda citrifolia (Noni) leaf compared to Erlotinib via anti-inflammatory, endogenous antioxidant responses and apoptotic gene activation. Mol Cell Biochem. 2016;416:85-97 pubmed publisher
    ..The 300 mg/kg extract was more effective than the 50 mg/kg Erlotinib for most of the parameters measured. ..
  6. Mohamad Shalan N, Mustapha N, Mohamed S. Morinda citrifolia leaf enhanced performance by improving angiogenesis, mitochondrial biogenesis, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory & stress responses. Food Chem. 2016;212:443-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The ergogenic extract helped delay fatigue by enhancing energy production, regulation and efficiency, which suggests benefits for physical activities and disease recovery. ..
  7. Madzuki I, Lau S, Che Ahmad Tantowi N, Mohd Ishak N, Mohamed S. Labisia pumila prevented osteoarthritis cartilage degeneration by attenuating joint inflammation and collagen breakdown in postmenopausal rat model. Inflammopharmacology. 2018;26:1207-1217 pubmed publisher
    ..The LP containing myricetin and gallic acid suppressed inflammation, collagenases and cartilage degradation, and helped cartilage matrix synthesis, to prevent OA at the dose equivalent to 30-60 mg/kg daily for humans. ..
  8. Mohamad Shalan N, Mustapha N, Mohamed S. Chronic toxicity evaluation of Morinda citrifolia fruit and leaf in mice. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 2017;83:46-53 pubmed publisher
    ..This report will add to current data on the chronic toxicity cases of Morinda citrifolia fruit. No report on the chronic toxicity of Morinda citrifolia fruit in animal model is available for comparison. ..
  9. Shalan N, Mustapha N, Mohamed S. Noni leaf and black tea enhance bone regeneration in estrogen-deficient rats. Nutrition. 2017;33:42-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Estrogen deficiency bone loss and all extracts studied (best effect from Morinda leaf at 300 mg/kg body weight) mitigated the loss, indicating benefits for the aged and menopausal women. ..

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  1. AL Zuaidy M, Mumtaz M, Hamid A, Ismail A, Mohamed S, Razis A. Biochemical characterization and 1H NMR based metabolomics revealed Melicope lunu-ankenda leaf extract a potent anti-diabetic agent in rats. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:359 pubmed publisher
    ..ML leaf extract exhibits potent antidiabetic properties, hence could be a useful and affordable alternative option for the management of T2DM. ..