2006 Research Grants

No. Research Title Key Researcher Budget (RM) Duration Type of Grant Research Cluster
1. Hydroxyapatite-based material as bone replacement material: In vivo study Dr. Abdullah Pohchi 6,174.00 11/05/06- 10/05/08 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
2. A cross sectional 3D CT evaluation of the morphology of the hyoid bone Dr. Zainul Ahmad Rajion 8,056.00 15/07/06- 14/07/08 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
3. A study of transforming growth factor gene polymorphism in non-syndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate Dr. Kaneez Fatima Amla 9,760.00 23/08/06-22/08/08 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
4. Functional and structural analysis of candidate genes associated in the aetiology of non-syndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate Dr. Normastura Ab. Rahman 150,000.00 20/12/06-19/12/08 Science Fund Craniofacial Biology
5. A study on the biological efficacy of synthetic bone scaffold enhanced with plasma rich growth factors in vitro and in vivo Prof. Ab. Rani Samsudin 84,737.00 20/12/06-19/12/08 Science Fund Dental Biomaterial
6. Development of electropalatograph (EPG) artificial palate for speech therapy of cleft lip and palate children Dr. Siti Noor Fazliah Md. Noor 191,175.00 20/12/06-19/12/08 Science Fund Craniofacial Biology