Dr. Angkana Wipatanawin (Saovapakhiran)
 Group : Food Biotechnology

Contact Details :

 

Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
Rama VI Road,
Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Tel :
66-2-201-5015, Fax : 66-2-201-5700
E-mail :
s.angkana@gmail.com

Education :

 

2004-2008

Ph.D. (Pharmaceutical Sciences), School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, The University of Manchester, UK

 

1998-2002

M.Sc. (Biotechnology), Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Thailand

 

1994-1998

B.Sc. (Biotechnology), Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Thailand

Work Experience :
Academic position :

 

2018-present

Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University

 

2016-2018

Assistant Professor, Industrial Fermentation Technology, Faculty of Agro-Industry, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL)

 

2015-2016

Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Biochemical Technology, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University

 

2002-2015

Instructor, Biochemistry and Biochemical Technology, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University

 

2001-2002

Temporary Research Assistant, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University

Administrative Position :

 

2018

Acting Deputy Dean, Faculty of Agro-Industry, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL)

 

2017-2018

Advisory Board Committee, Faculty of Agro-Industry, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL)

Scholarship :

 

2004-2008

Ministry of Science and Technology, the Royal Thai Government

Research Activities and Interests :

 

• Applications of microorganism, enzyme and cell culture for food biotechnology
• Bioactive compounds screening using in vitro models

Research Grants :

 

2016-2017

Development of Ready-to-Drink Corn Silk Tea Product for Elderly Person
(Supported by Faculty of Agro-Industry, KMITL, Principle investigator)            

  2016-2017 Enrichment of Nutritional Fiber from Mung Bean using Mold, Rhizopus oligosporus as Food Ingredient for Elderly Person
(Supported by Faculty of Agro-Industry, KMITL, Principle investigator)
  2012-2014 Degradation of Polylactic acid-based Planting Bag, Seeding Bag and Mulching Film by Microorganisms
(Supported by TRF, Principle investigator)
  2011-2012 Screening of Microorganisms Producing Organic Solvent-Tolerant Enzymes
(Supported by Thai Government Science and Technology, Principle investigator)
  2010-2011 Biotransformation of Endoperoxide Compounds by Microorganisms
(Supported by Chiang Mai University, Principle investigator)
  2009-2010 Phytochemistry, Cytotoxicity, Antimutagenic Activities, and Inhibitory Effect on Morphological Changes Induced by UV of Some Thai Plants Extracts
(Supported by TRF-WINDOW I, Co-researcher)
  2009-2010 Structure Modification of Mangiferin for Using as Biological Active Compounds
(Supported by TRF-MAG, Co-researcher)
  2009-2010 Preliminary Screening Extremozymes from Extremophilic Microorganisms Isolated in Northern of Thailand
(Supported by Research Projects for Undergraduate Students or RPUS, Principle investigator)
  2008-2009 Preliminary Screening Bioactive Compounds or Extremozymes from Extremophilic Microorganisms Isolated in Northern of Thailand
(Supported by Department of Chemistry, Chiang Mai University, Principle investigator)

Research Trainings :

 

• Functional Ingredient Workshop, Winsor Suites Hotel Sukhumvit Bangkok: Thailand 28 November 2016
• The 2nd NRCT-IFS Workshops: on Research Advances in Natural Products, Food Science and Nutrition, Grand Tower Inn Hotel, Bangkok: Thailand 14-20 March 2011
• Analysis of Proteomes and Proteomic Application Workshop: Penaeus monodon and Spirulina, National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), Patumthani: Thailand 17-20 May 2010
• The 1st NRCT-IFS-IRD Workshop: on Research Methodology and Scientific Proposal in Natural Products, Food Science and Nutrition, Grand Tower Inn Hotel Rama VI Rd., Bangkok: Thailand 28 September-2 October 2009
• Application of Microorganism for Chemistry Research and Microbial Transformation Workshop, Ramkamhang University, Bangkok: Thailand, 28-29 March 2009
• Carl Zeiss ‘Sound of Science” Confocal LSM Workshop, the Jarvis Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester: UK, 20 May 2008
• The 2nd Thai Summer School of Computational Chemistry, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai: Thailand, 24-28 May 2004
• Workshop on Bioinformatics at Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 15-16 January 2004
• Proteomics Workshop at Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai: Thailand, 12-16 May 2003

Publications :

• Pipatsamut W., Chancharunee S., Chawapun N., Wipatanawin A., Transformation of Artemisinin to Deoxyartemisinin by Aspergillus terricola TISTR 3019. J App Sci, 2018, 17, 55-62.

• Nonkumwong J., Pakawanit P., Wipatanawin A., Jantaratana P., Anata S., Srisombat L. Synthesis and Cytotoxicity of Magnesium Ferrite-gold Core-shell Nanoparticles. Mater Sci Eng C, 2016, 61, 123-132.

• Wipatanawin A., Phongsawanit S., Maneeratprasert T., Lertsiri S., Deetae P. Effect of Milks and Sugars on the Antioxidant Capacity of Oolong Tea as Determined by Chemical and Cell Culture Based Assays. Chiang Mai J Sci, 2015, 42, 699-711.

• Nittayajaiprom W., Sangthong P., Chancharunee S., Wipatanawin A., Wanasawa P., Chulasiri M. Mutagenicity, Antimutagenicity and Tyrosinase Inhibition Activity of Hydroglycol Extracts from Terminalia chebula Retzius, Terminalia bellerica Roxb and Rafflesia kerrii Meijer. International Journal of Phytomedicine, 2014, 6, 93-102.

• Phakhodee W., Pongparna P., Saovapakhiran A., Laphookhieo S. Coumarin Precursor from Micromelum integerrimum Leaves. Nat Prod Commun, 2013, 8, 799–7601.

• Phothongkam S., Chancharunee S., Saovapakhiran A., Wichai U., Pohmakotr M. Facile Synthesis and Anticancer Activity of C-10 Non-acetal Deoxoartemisinin Dimers. Bioorg Med Chem Lett, 2012, 22, 7598–7601.

• Saovapakhiran, A., D'Emanuele, A., Attwood, D. and Penny, J. Surface modification of PAMAM dendrimers modulates the mechanism of cellular internalization. Bioconjug Chem, 2009, 20, 693-701.

Conference proceedings :

• Srioun, N., Chawapun, N., Wipatanawin, A., Sangthong, P. Breast Cancer Detection in Mice by Helix pomatia Agglutinin Lectin. In Proceeding the 6th International Conference on Biochemistry and Moleulcar Biology (BMB2018), page 1-9, 2018.

• Chadseesuwan, U., Wipatanawin, A., Krusong, W., Improving the Quality of Okara with Aspergillus oryzae via Solid- State Fermentation. In Proceeding of the 29th Annual Meeting of the Thai Society for Biotechnology TSB2017: Frontiers in Applied Biotechnology, page 1-7, 2017.

• Gaewyana N., Chancharunee S., Wichai U., Kruenate J., Wipatanawin A., Screening of Bacteria for Biodegradation of Polylactic Acid. In Proceeding of Biotechnology International Congress (BIC) 2015: Biotechnology for Healthy Society, page 55-59, 2015.

• Soisuwan C., Wipatanawin A., Entrapment of crude lipase from Bacillus altitudinis isolate SC3. In Proceeding of Biotechnology International Congress (BIC) 2015: Biotechnology for Healthy Society, page 61-65, 2015.

• Khuna S., Chandet N., Saovapakhiran A., Influence of Culture Conditions on the Production of Antibacterial Substances by Bacillus licheniformis. In Proceeding of the Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference 2013 (PACCON 2013), page 166-169, 2013.

• Pipatsamut P., Chancharunee S., Chawapun N., Wichai U., Saovapakhiran A. 2012. Transformation of artemisinin by Aspergillus oryzae and the biological activity of the transformed product. In Proceeding of the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Thai Society for Biotechnology TSB2011: Systems Biotechnology, page 223-225, 2012.

• Nittayajaiprom W., Saovapakhiran A., Sangthong P., Chancharunee S., Wanasawas P. and Chulasiri M. Genotoxicity and Anti-mutagenicity studies from Rafflesia kerrii Meijer. In Proceeding of the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Thai Society for Biotechnology TSB2010: International Conference on Biotechnology for Healthy Living, page 1254-1262, 2010.

• Saovapakhiran A., Chancharunee S., Phothongkam S., Wichai U., Pohmakotr M. Synthesis and Cytotoxicity of Fmoc-Aeg-Artemisinin-OtBu in HT-29 cells. In Proceeding of the 35th Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand (STT 35): Science and technology for a better future, page 1-6, 2009.

• Saovapakhiran A., D’Emanuele A., Attwood D., Penny J., Investigation of the Mechanisms of Cellular Uptake of PAMAM Dendrimers in Caco-2 cells. In Proceeding of Bioasia 2008, 2008.

• Saovapakhiran A., Wiwat C., Verduyn C. and Bhumiratana A. Glucose Metabolism in Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies kurstaki. In Proceeding of the 14th Annual Meeting of the Thai Society for Biotechnology: Biotechnology for Better Living in the New Economy, 2002.

• Saovapakhiran A. and Bhumiratana A. Fructose Metabolism in Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies kurstaki. In Proceeding of the 5th Asia-Pacific Biochemical Engineering Conference and 11th Annual meeting of the Thai Society for Biotechnology, 1999.



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