2016 Research Grants

1) Modified Bayesian of a linear regression method applied to dental public health
Grant Type: USM Short Term, RM 31,700.00
Duration : 15 May 2016 - 14 May 2018.
Researchers: AP Dr Wan Muhamad Amir W Ahmad, Dr Ruhaya Hasan, Zalila Ali, Nor Azlida Aleng.

2) Flowable resin composite from agricultural biowaste
Grant Type: RUI Grant, RM 100,000.00
Duration : 1 Mar 2016 - 28 Feb 2019.
Researchers: Dr Yanti Johari, Prof Ismail Ab Rahman, Prof Adam Husein, Dr Mohd Fadhli Khamis, Dr Dasmawati Mohamad, AP Dr Zaihan Ariffin.

3) Beta 2 microglobulin (B2M) as serum marker in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC)
Grant Type: USM Short Term, RM 37,568.00
Duration : 1 Mar 2016 - 28 Feb 2019.
Researchers: Dr Nur Karyatee Kassim, Prof Baharudin Abdullah, Dr Suhaily Mohd Hairon, Dr Julia Omar, Dr Abdullah Pohchi, Dr Muhammad Hafiz Hanafi.

4) Serum chemistry analysis of captive wild long-tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis)
Grant Type: USM Short Term, RM 20,291.80
Duration : 15 Feb 2016 - 14 Feb 2018.
Researchers: Dr Saidi Jaafar, Dr Noziah Ghani, Dr Nur Izni Mohd Zaharri.

5) Intention and actual infant feeding practices among post-elective caesarean delivery women in Kelantan: a prospective cohort study
Grant Type: USM Short Term, RM 27,031.00
Duration : 15 Jun 2016 - 14 Jun 2018.
Researchers: Dr Noraini Mohamad, Assoc Prof Dr Norkhafizah Saddki, Dr Tengku Alina Tengku Ismail, Dr Zaharah Sulaiman, Nazirah Johar.

6) HPV-related Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Kelantan population
Grant Type: USM Short Term, RM 30,000.00
Duration : 15 Jun 2016 - 14 Jun 2018.
Researchers: Dr Nurhayu Ab Rahman, Assoc Prof Dr TP Kannan, Dr Suhaily Mohd Hairon, Dr Masitah Hayati Harun,
Dr Norzaliana Zawawi, Eda Sharip.

7) Anticariogenic properties of propolis from Trigona spp towards development of a new toothpaste
Grant Type: USM Short Term, RM 34,720.46
Duration : 15 Jun 2016 - 14 Jun 2018.
Researchers: Dr Tuan Nadrah Naim T Ismail @ T Manah,
Assoc Prof Dr Erry Mochamad Arief, Assoc Prof Dr TP Kannan.