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VISIT BY DR. PRIYADARSHAN

Dr.Priya

Friday, 28th July 2017 – The Centre for Chemical Biology (CCB) hosted a visit by Dr. P. M. Priyadarshan, formerly deputy director of Rubber Research Institute of India, who had a one-day official visit to Universiti Sains Malaysia. The much anticipated book Biology of Hevea Rubber, recently released at the Singapore Botanic Gardens on 4th August commemorating 140 years of the arrival of first rubber seeds at Singapore was authored by Dr. Priyadarshan. CCB has greatly benefited from the immense knowledge and ideas shared by Dr. Priyadarshan during his visit especially on the direction and future of rubber research at CCB. CCB has formerly published the first draft genome of Hevea rubber in 2013 and subsequently a second draft of the rubber genome in 2016. The director of CCB, Professor Dr. Alexander Chong Shu Chien, led a tour of the centre and explained research projects that CCB currently focusing. Dr. Priyadarshan then proceeded with a visit to School of Biological Sciences which was led by Professor Dr. Sudesh Kumar to explore research projects conducted at the newly established rubber tissue culture laboratory.

Highlights

THIS IS HOW CCB TRAINS FUTURE SCIENTISTS!!

THIS IS HOW CCB TRAINS FUTURE SCIENTISTS!!

On the 16th of September 2017, Centre for Chemical Biology (CCB) launched the first roadshow for the Future Scientist Programme, at MyDin Bukit Mertajam, Pulau Pinang. This programme specifically trains...

GENOME OF MICROBULBIFER sp. CCB-MM1

GENOME OF MICROBULBIFER sp. CCB-MM1

Moh Tsu Horng , a MSc student alongside Dr. Lau Nyok Sean, Dr. Go Furusawa and Prof. Dr. Amirul Al-Ashraf Abdullah have published a research article titled “Complete genome sequence...

VISIT BY DR. PRIYADARSHAN

VISIT BY DR. PRIYADARSHAN

Friday, 28th July 2017 – The Centre for Chemical Biology (CCB) hosted a visit by Dr. P. M. Priyadarshan, formerly deputy director of Rubber Research Institute of India, who had...