2005 Research Grants

No.
Research Title
Key Researcher

Budget
(RM)

Duration Type of Grant Research Cluster
1 Qualitative and quantitative analysis of neo-angiogenesis in oral squamous cell carcinoma - A retrospective study Dr. Vinay Kumar Hiremath 6,154.00 16/03/05-15/03/07 USM Short Term Oral Tumour
2 Comparison of DNA extraction methods from dentine (of tooth) as a source of genetic material Azlina Ahmad 9,929.00 16/03/05-15/03/07 USM Short Term Oral Diseases
3 The study of antibacterial effect of locally produced hydroxyapatite Dr. Mon Mon Tin Oo 4,985.00 16/03/05-15/03/07 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
4 Sealing ability of hydroxyapatite as a root canal sealer: In vitro study Dr. Widowati Witjaksono 3,935.00 16/03/05-15/03/07 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
5 Socio-cultural influence of guardians on oral health status of preschool children in Pasir Mas Dr. Noorliza Mastura Ismail 8,106.00 23/03/05-22/03/07 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
6 Cellular and molecular characterization of stem cells derived from human exfoliated deciduos teeth Dr. Karima Akool Al-Salihi 219,000.00 15/04/05-14/04/07 SAGA Oral Diseases
7 Preliminary study on Sleep Related Bruxism (SB) among TMDS patients Dr. Ban Tawfeek Shareef 11,801.00 18/07/05-17/07/07 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
8 The effects of hydroxyapatite on the function of murine macrophage in vitro Dr. V.K. Gopinath 144,500.00 22/07/05-21/07/07 EA IRPA Dental Biomaterial
9 The effects of bovine bone scaffold on the microscopic biological response of human chondrocytes Dr. Baharuddin Abdullah 8,724.00 05/10/05-04/10/07 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
10 Tooth wear: Prevalence and associated factors among 16-year old school children in Kota Bharu Dr. Noorliza Mastura Ismail 9,081.00 24/10/05-23/10/07 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
11 Risk factors for high caries experience among 16 year old school children in Tumpat Dr. Nizam Abdullah 9,679.00 25/10/05-24/10/07 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
12 A preliminary investigation on the biocompatibility studies of cellulose from oil palm residue as surgical biomaterial Dr. Md. Khairi Md. Daud 9,947.00 08/11/05-07/11/07 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial