2009 Research Grants

Research Title

Key Researcher

Budget (RM)

Duration Type of Grant Research Cluster
1) An in vitro cross-sectional assessment of apical sealing ability of USM nano-HA sealer with cold lateral and warm vertical techniques
Dr. Sam'an Malik Masudi 32,871.00 15/01/09 - 14/01/11 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
2) The characteristics of craniofacial and dental arch morphology in transfusion-dependant thalassaemia patients
Dr. Rozita Hassan 19,131.00 15/01/09 - 14/01/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
3) An in vitro study to compare antimicrobial activity of endodontic sealers Dr. Zaihan Ariffin 36,030.00 15/02/09 - 14/02/11 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
4) Bond strength of orthondontic brackets with two adhesive systems Dr. Norma Ab. Rahman 19,188.00 15/02/09 - 14/02/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
5) Efficacy between local honey and Bonjela treatment of minor recurrent apthous stomatitis Dr. Daddy Suradi Halim RM11,395.00 01/03/09 - 28/02/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
6) The efficacy of the prefabricated myofunctional appliance T4F™ in comparison to twin block appliance for Class II Division 1 malocclusion treatment: A randomized clinical trial
Dr. Norehan Mokhtar RM28,911.00 01/03/09 - 28/02/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
7) The accuracy of Gustafson and Johanson age estimation methods for Malay adults in Kelantan Dr. Mohd. Fadhli Khamis RM36,106.00 01/03/09 - 28/02/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
8) Microleakage assessment on repaired nano filled resin composite fissure sealants
Dr. Siti Noor Fazliah Mohd Noor RM15,484.00 15/03/09-14/03/11 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
9) Efficacy of Salvadora persica in actibacterial, buffer capacity and antiplaque Dr. Erlina Sih Mahanani RM28,114.00 01/04/09 - 31/03/11 USM Short Term Oral Diseases
10) A gamat-based collagen membrane for guided tissue regeneration Dr. Erry Mochamad Arief RM27,854.00 01/04/09 - 31/03/11 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
11) A study on oral mucosal lesions among adult Siamese ethnic group in Kelantan Dr. Azizah Yusoff RM34,822.00 15/05/09 - 14/05/11 USM Short Term Oral Diseases
12) Antimicrobial effect of commonly used herbs in Malaysia Rabia Sultana Siddiqui RM34,822.00 15/05/09 - 14/05/11 USM Short Term Oral Diseases
13) In vitro evaluation of the verrule effect and post material on failure load and mode in endodontically treated teeth Dr. Wan Zaripah Wan Bakar RM29,425.00 15/05/09 - 14/05/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
14) Evaluation of the facial and dental arch features in Malay population Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zainul Ahmad Rajion RM14,190.00 15/05/09 - 14/05/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
15) Identification of differently expressed genes observed in stem cells derived from extracted human tooth Dr. Khairani Idah Mokhtar RM38,320.00 01/07/09-30/06/11 USM Short Term Craniofacial Biology
16) Comparison of microleakage of self etching primer under the conventional and adhesive coated orthodontic bracket Dr. Haslina Taib RM31,659.00 15/07/09-14/07/11 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
17) Investigation of chemopreventive activities from the peets of red local fruits on adenocarcinoma cells using proteomics approaches
Dr. Md. Azman PKM Seeni Mohamed RM50,000.00 01/08/09 - 3108/11 FRGS Oral Cancer
18) Characterization and assessment the proliferation rate of stem cells from human teeth Dr. Zaihan Ariffin RM34,934.00 15/08/09 - 14/08/11 USM Short Term Dental Biomaterial
19) Investigation of chemopreventive activities from the 'Kesinai' products on oral cancer cells using immunoblot analysis
Dr. Md. Azman PKM Seeni Mohamed RM40,000.00 01/09/09-31/08/11 USM Short Term Oral Cancer
20) (Incentive) Dr. Nurul Asma Abdullah RM5,000.00 30/6/09-29/6/10 Incentive  
21) (Incentive) Dr. Sarliza Yasmin Sanusi RM5,000.00 22/4/09-21/4/10 Incentive  
22) (Incentive) Dr. Yanti Johari RM5,000.00 22/4/09-21/4/10 Incentive  
23) (Incentive) Dr. Zuliani Mahmood RM5,000.00 14/5/09-13/5/10 Incentive  
24) (Incentive) Dr. Md. Azman PKM Seeni Mohamed RM5,000.00 14/5/09-13/5/10 Incentive  
25) (Incentive) Dr. Deepti Saini RM5,000.00 25/4/09-24/5/10 Incentive  
26) (Incentive) Dr. Haslina Taib RM5,000.00 16/2/09-15/2/10 Incentive  
27) (Incentive) Dr. Marzuki Omar RM5,000.00 22/4/09-21/4/10 Incentive  
28) (Incentive) Dr. Lailatul Akmar Zainuddin
RM5,000.00 24/11/09-23/11/10 Incentive  
29) (Incentive) Dr. Basaruddin Ahmad RM5,000.00 3/8/09-2/8/10 Incentive  
30) (Incentive) AP Dr. Normastura Abd. Rahman RM5,000.00 2/9/09-1/9/10 Incentive  
31) (Incentive) Dr. Raja Azman Raja Awang RM5,000.00 1/9/09-31/8/10 Incentive  
32) (Incentive) Dr. Roselinda Ab. Rahman RM5,000.00 2/9/09-1/9/10 Incentive  
33) (Incentive) Dr. Rumaizi Shaari RM5,000.00 7/10/09-6/10/10 Incentive  
34) (Incentive) Dr. Wan Majdiah Wan Mohamed RM5,000.00 24/11/09-23/11/10 Incentive  
35) (Incentive) Dr. Fazal Reza
RM5,000.00 15/12/09-14/12/10 Incentive