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As. Pac. J. Mol. Biol. & Biotech., June 2007 Vol. 15 (2)

pg. 39-51 MINIREVIEW

Public Acceptance of Modern Biotechnology


Latifah Amin1*, Jamaluddin Md. Jahi2, Abdul Rahim Md. Nor3, Mohamad Osman4 and Nor Muhammad Mahadi4

1Centre for General Studies, 2Centre for Graduate Studies, 3Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities,4Faculty of Science and Technology,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 43600 UKM, Bangi, Selangor Darul Ehsan.

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pg. 53-59 Nonsubstrate Based Inhibitors of Dengue Virus Serine Protease: A Molecular Docking Approach to Study Binding Interactions between Protease and Inhibitors

Lee Yean Kee1, Tan Siew Kiat2, Habibah Abdul Wahab3, Rohana Yusof4 and Noorsaadah Abd. Rahman1*

1Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Universiti Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur
2Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Universiti Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur
3School of Pharmacy, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang
4Dept. of Mol. Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur


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pg. 61-67 Isolation of Lepidopteran Active Native Bacillus thuringiensis Strains Through PCR Panning

R. Xavier1*, P. Nagarathinam2, U. G. Gopalakrishnan2, V. Murugan2, and Kunthala Jayaraman2.

1Department of Biotechnology, Asian Institute of Medicine, Science and Technology,
2, Persiaran Cempaka, Aman Jaya, 08000 Sungai Petani, Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia.
2Molecular Biology Laboratory,Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, India 600 025.


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pg. 69-79 Evaluation of the Delivery Modes and Their Effects on the Antigenicity Properties of a Synthetic Multivalent Mycobacterial Gene in Mice

Chee-Mun Fang1, Zainul F. Zainuddin2, Mustaffa Musa3, Norazmi Mohd Nor2, Kwai-Lin Thong1*

1Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2School of Health Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia.
3Department of Immunology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia


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pg. 81-90 Analyses of Expressed Sequence Tags (ESTs) from Panicles of the indica Rice Cultivar MR84 during Grain Filling Stages and Molecular Characterisation of ADP-glucose Pyrophosphorylase Small Subunit

Yick-Ching Wong1, Chai-Ling Ho1*, Harikrishna Kulaveerasingam2, Abdullah Md. Zain3, Suhaimi Napis1 and Faridah Qamaruz Zaman4

1Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences,
  Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM-Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia.
2Sime Darby Technology Centre Sdn. Bhd., 2, Jalan Tandang, 46050 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
3Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI), PO Box 203, Kepala Batas, 13200 Seberang Prai, Penang, Malaysia.
4Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM-Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia.


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pg. 91-98 Histochemical Localization of Polyphenol Oxidase and Peroxidase from Metroxylon sagu

Onsa G. H.1, Nazamid B. S.2*, Jinap S.2, Bakar J.2, Abdulkarim S. M.2 and Shamsul B.3

1Food Processing Research Center, Shambat, Khartoum, Sudan
2Faculty of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
3Biotechnology and Strategic Research Unit, Malaysia Rubber Board, 47000 Sg. Buloh, Selangor Malaysia


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