2002 Research Grants

Research Title Key Researcher

Budget (RM)

Duration

Type of Grant

Research Cluster

1) Craniofacial Growth Changes Following Surgically Created Defect on the Temporal Mandibular Joint Dr. Suzina Sheikh Abd. Hamid

19,926.00

01/02/02 – 01/02/03 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
2) Clinical Measurement and Evaluation of Vertical Dimension of Face Dr. Haryo Mustiko Dipoyono

7,492.00

28/02/02 – 27/02/03 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
3) In-Vivo Cytotoxic Evaluation of Sea Coral on Human Fibroblast Cell Line Nor Shamsuria Omar

19,131.00

28/02/02 – 27/02/03 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
4) 3-D Craniofacial Morphometrics: Pre- and Post-Operative Assessment of Malay Cleft Lip and Palate Children Abdul Hakim Abdul Basir

14,000.00

21/03/02 – 20/03/02 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
5) In-Vivo Study of a Locally-Manufactured Hydroxyapatite-Based Material as Bone Replacement Material Dr. Noor Hayati Abdul Razak

18,035.00

21/03/02 – 20/03/02 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
6) Craniofacial Growth Changes in Malay Children and Young Adults: A Cross-Sectional 3-D CT Pilot Study Abdul Hakim Abdul Basir

18,708.00

18/06/02 – 17/06/03 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
7) Arginase Activity in Murine Macrophages Stimulated with Lipopolysaccharide from Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomittanns In Vitro Dr. Wihaskoro Sosroseno

92,052.00

16/07/02 – 15/07/03 Fundamental Oral Diseases
8) A Cross Sectional Study of Oral Anomalies and Speech Abnormality in Non-Syndromic Cleft Lip and Palate Children Dr. Normastura Abd. Rahman

13,150.00

17/07/02 – 16/07/03 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
9) The Role of Nitric Oxide on the Proliferation of a Human Osteoblast Cell Line (HOS cells) Stimulated with Hydroxyapatite Dr. Wihaskoro Sosroseno

19,905.00

29/07/02 -28/07/03 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
10) Genotoxicity Study of Sea Coral Used as Bone Replacement Material Dr. Suzina Sheikh Abd. Hamid

19,770.00

16/08/02 – 15/08/03 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
11) In-Vitro Cytotoxicity Evaluation of Sea Coral on Human Osteoblast and Chondroblast Cell Line Dr. Imran Ab. Ghani Azmi

17,945.00

16/08/02 – 15/08/03 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
12) Development of Malaysian Craniofacial Profiles for Surgical Services, Forensic, Training and Education Prof. Ab. Rani Samsudin

417,000.00

22/08/02 – 21/08/03 Top Down Craniofacial Biology
13) The Role of Nitric Oxide on the Induction of Immune Response to Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomittanns in a Mouse Model Dr. Wihaskoro Sosroseno

209,000.00

12/09/02 – 11/09/03 EA IRPA Dental Biomaterial
14) Biomaterials for Medical Applications – Development of Bone Graft Substitutes Based on Calcium Phosphate Bioceramics Prof. Ab. Rani Samsudin

204,000.00

01/11/02 – 01/11/03 Top Down Dental Biomaterial
15) The Role of Nitric Acid on Hydroxyapatite-Stimulated Human Osteoblast Proliferation In Vitro Dr. Erwan Sugiatno

62,120.00

08/11/02 – 07/11/03 Fundamental Dental Biomaterial
16) The Study of Hearing and Speech In Early vs Late Palatoplasty Cleft Lip and Palate Children Dr. Nezrean Radzana Mohamed

15,240.00

15/11/02 -14/11/03 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
17) Psychosocial Aspects of Teenaged Cleft Lip and Palate Patients and Their Parents Dr. Siti Noor Fazliah Md. Noor

5,323.00

15/11/02 – 14/11/03 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
18) Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure and the Risk of Non-Syndromic Oral Clefting Among Malays in Kelantan: A Clinical and Molecular Epidemiological Association Dr. Ayu Abdullah

19,812.00

15/11/02 – 14/11/03 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology