Ravigadevi Sambanthamurthi

Summary

Affiliation: Malaysian Palm Oil Board
Country: Malaysia

Publications

  1. pmc Positive outcomes of oil palm phenolics on degenerative diseases in animal models
    Ravigadevi Sambanthamurthi
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Br J Nutr 106:1664-75. 2011
  2. pmc The oil palm SHELL gene controls oil yield and encodes a homologue of SEEDSTICK
    Rajinder Singh
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nature 500:340-4. 2013
  3. pmc Oil palm genome sequence reveals divergence of interfertile species in Old and New worlds
    Rajinder Singh
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nature 500:335-9. 2013
  4. pmc Oil palm vegetation liquor: a new source of phenolic bioactives
    Ravigadevi Sambanthamurthi
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang Selangor, Malaysia
    Br J Nutr 106:1655-63. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Screening for lipase activity in the oil palm
    R Sambanthamurthi
    Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, Malaysian Palm Oil Board, P O Box 10620, 50720 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Biochem Soc Trans 28:769-70. 2000
  6. pmc Oil palm phenolics attenuate changes caused by an atherogenic diet in mice
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, No 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Eur J Nutr 52:443-56. 2013
  7. pmc Oil palm phenolics confer neuroprotective effects involving cognitive and motor functions in mice
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, No 6, Persiaran Institusi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nutr Neurosci 16:207-17. 2013
  8. pmc Differential transcriptomic profiles effected by oil palm phenolics indicate novel health outcomes
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, NO, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    BMC Genomics 12:432. 2011
  9. pmc Fine-mapping and cross-validation of QTLs linked to fatty acid composition in multiple independent interspecific crosses of oil palm
    Ngoot Chin Ting
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board MPOB, P O Box 10620, 50720, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Genomics 17:289. 2016
  10. pmc The oil palm VIRESCENS gene controls fruit colour and encodes a R2R3-MYB
    Rajinder Singh
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nat Commun 5:4106. 2014

Collaborators

  • Kalyana Sundram
  • Rajinder Singh
  • Soon Sen Leow
  • Shamala Devi Sekaran
  • Robert A Martienssen
  • Jared M Ordway
  • Syed Fairus
  • Rod A Wing
  • Rob DeSalle
  • Mat Yunus Abdul Masani
  • Ngoot Chin Ting
  • Xaviar Arulandoo
  • Kuang Lim Chan
  • Zulkifli Yaakub
  • Rajanaidu Nookiah
  • Chin Ching Lim
  • Mohd Din Amiruddin
  • Sean Mayes
  • Johannes Jansen
  • Festo Massawe
  • Maizura Ithnin
  • Meilina Ong-Abdullah
  • Ghulam Kadir Ahmad Parveez
  • Sharifah Shahrul Rabiah Syed Alwee
  • Ahmad Kushairi
  • Kandha Sritharan
  • Katialisa Kamaruddin
  • Leslie Eng Ti Low
  • Nadzirah Amiruddin
  • Rozana Rosli
  • Corey Wischmeyer
  • STEVEN W SMITH
  • Nuraziyan Azimi
  • Ahmad Tarmizi Hashim
  • Norazah Azizi
  • Michael Hogan
  • Melissa Beil
  • Fadila Ahmad Malike
  • Nor Azwani Abu Bakar
  • Norashikin Sarpan
  • Siew Eng Ooi
  • Nathan Lakey
  • Marhalil Marjuni
  • Eng Ti Leslie Low
  • Yen Yen Kwan
  • Nan Jiang
  • Samsul Kamal Rosli
  • Chin Nee Choo
  • Muhammad A Budiman
  • Blaire Bacher
  • Norziha Abdullah
  • Sau Yee Kok
  • Andrew van Brunt
  • Choo Kien Wong
  • Zamzuri Ishak
  • Wei Chee Wong
  • Omar Abdul Rasid
  • Leslie Cheng Li Ooi
  • Cheuk Weng Chin
  • Tzer Ying Seng

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Positive outcomes of oil palm phenolics on degenerative diseases in animal models
    Ravigadevi Sambanthamurthi
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Br J Nutr 106:1664-75. 2011
    ..Thus, initial studies suggest that OPP may have potential against several chronic disease outcomes in mammals...
  2. pmc The oil palm SHELL gene controls oil yield and encodes a homologue of SEEDSTICK
    Rajinder Singh
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nature 500:340-4. 2013
    ..This gene mutation explains the single most important economic trait in oil palm, and has implications for the competing interests of global edible oil production, biofuels and rainforest conservation. ..
  3. pmc Oil palm genome sequence reveals divergence of interfertile species in Old and New worlds
    Rajinder Singh
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nature 500:335-9. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Oil palm vegetation liquor: a new source of phenolic bioactives
    Ravigadevi Sambanthamurthi
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang Selangor, Malaysia
    Br J Nutr 106:1655-63. 2011
    ..Oil palm vegetation liquor thus represents a new source of phenolic bioactives...
  5. ncbi request reprint Screening for lipase activity in the oil palm
    R Sambanthamurthi
    Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, Malaysian Palm Oil Board, P O Box 10620, 50720 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Biochem Soc Trans 28:769-70. 2000
    ..Even within E. guineensis (var. tenera), there was a wide range of activity. The results confirmed that lipase activity is genotype-dependent. Selection for lipase genotypes is thus possible and this will have obvious commercial value...
  6. pmc Oil palm phenolics attenuate changes caused by an atherogenic diet in mice
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, No 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Eur J Nutr 52:443-56. 2013
    ..Water-soluble phenolics from the oil palm possess significant biological properties...
  7. pmc Oil palm phenolics confer neuroprotective effects involving cognitive and motor functions in mice
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, No 6, Persiaran Institusi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nutr Neurosci 16:207-17. 2013
    ..This study was carried out to discover the effects of administering oil palm phenolics (OPP) to mice, with the aim of identifying whether these compounds possess significant neuroprotective properties...
  8. pmc Differential transcriptomic profiles effected by oil palm phenolics indicate novel health outcomes
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, NO, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    BMC Genomics 12:432. 2011
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  9. pmc Fine-mapping and cross-validation of QTLs linked to fatty acid composition in multiple independent interspecific crosses of oil palm
    Ngoot Chin Ting
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board MPOB, P O Box 10620, 50720, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Genomics 17:289. 2016
    ..One way to manipulate the fatty acid composition (FAC) in palm oil is through introgression of favourable alleles from the American oil palm, E. oleifera, which has a more unsaturated oil...
  10. pmc The oil palm VIRESCENS gene controls fruit colour and encodes a R2R3-MYB
    Rajinder Singh
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nat Commun 5:4106. 2014
    ..The identification of VIR will allow selection of the trait at the seed or early-nursery stage, 3-6 years before fruits are produced, greatly advancing introgression into elite breeding material...
  11. doi request reprint Gene expression changes in spleens and livers of tumour-bearing mice suggest delayed inflammation and attenuated cachexia in response to oil palm phenolics
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang, Malaysia
    J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics 6:305-26. 2013
    ..Here, we report other possible molecular mechanisms by which this extract attenuates cancer, especially those concerning the immune response...
  12. pmc Efficient transformation of oil palm protoplasts by PEG-mediated transfection and DNA microinjection
    Mat Yunus Abdul Masani
    Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, Malaysian Palm Oil Board MPOB, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS ONE 9:e96831. 2014
    ..Novel approaches for the transformation of oil palm protoplasts could therefore offer a new and efficient strategy for the development of transgenic oil palm plants...
  13. ncbi request reprint Palm fruit chemistry and nutrition
    Kalyana Sundram
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, P O Box 10620, 50720 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 12:355-62. 2003
    ..A further challenge would be to package all these palm ingredients into a single functional food for better nutrition and health...
  14. doi request reprint Biotechnology of oil palm: strategies towards manipulation of lipid content and composition
    Ghulam Kadir Ahmad Parveez
    Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, Malaysian Palm Oil Board, P O Box 10620, 50720, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Plant Cell Rep 34:533-43. 2015
    ..Finally transformation of these constructs into oil palm embryogenic calli was carried out while the regeneration of transgenic oil palm harboring the useful genes is in progress. ..
  15. pmc High density SNP and SSR-based genetic maps of two independent oil palm hybrids
    Ngoot Chin Ting
    Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, Malaysian Palm Oil Board MPOB, NO, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi 43000, Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    BMC Genomics 15:309. 2014
    ..They are also useful for comparative mapping analyses to identify markers closely linked to traits of interest...
  16. doi request reprint Regeneration of viable oil palm plants from protoplasts by optimizing media components, growth regulators and cultivation procedures
    Mat Yunus Abdul Masani
    Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, Malaysian Palm Oil Board MPOB, P O Box 10620, 50720 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Plant Sci 210:118-27. 2013
    ..Small plantlets were regenerated from microcalli by somatic embryogenesis after successive subculturing steps in medium with limiting amounts of growth regulators supplemented with 200mg/l ascorbic acid. ..
  17. pmc Hepatic transcriptome implications for palm fruit juice deterrence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in young male Nile rats
    Soon Sen Leow
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, No 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor Malaysia
    Genes Nutr 11:29. 2016
    ..However, the molecular mechanisms by which PFJ exerts these anti-diabetic effects are unknown. In this study, the transcriptomic effects of PFJ were studied in young male NRs, using microarray gene expression analysis...
  18. pmc Loss of Karma transposon methylation underlies the mantled somaclonal variant of oil palm
    Meilina Ong-Abdullah
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board, 6, Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Nature 525:533-7. 2015
    ..The ability to predict and cull mantling at the plantlet stage will facilitate the introduction of higher performing clones and optimize environmentally sensitive land resources. ..