School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia

Yam Mun Fei

yam mun feiYam Mun Fei, Dr.
B Sc. (Hons) (UPM)
B Med. (Fuji)
M Sc (USM)
Ph D. (USM)
J01 Room 118
School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Tel : 04-6533888 ext 4586
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Research Interest

Bio device, acupuncture and meridian studies, pharmacological study of traditional medicine

Selected Publication

  1. Hor S.Y., Ahmad M., Farsi E., Yam M.F., Hashim M.A., Lim C.P., Sadikun A., Asmwai M.Z. Safety assessment of methanol extract of red dragon fruit (Hylocereus polyrhizus): Acute and subchronic toxicity studies (2012). Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology 63(1):106-114.
  2. Laavola M., Nieminen R., Yam M.F., Sadikun A., Asmawi M.Z., Basir R., Welling J.,  Vapaatalo H., Korhonen R., Moilanen E. (2012) Flavonoids eupatorin and sinensetin present in Orthosiphon stamineus leaves inhibit Inflammatory gene expression and STAT1 activation Planta Medica 78(8):779-786.
  3. Ameer O.Z., Salman I.M., Asmawi M.Z., Ibraheem Z.O., Yam M.F. (2012). Orthosiphon stamineus: traditional uses, phytochemistry, pharmacology and toxicology: A review. Journal of Medicinal Food 15(8):678-690.
  4. Yam M.F, Ahmad M., Por L.Y., Ang L.F., Basir R., Asmawi M.Z. (2012). Screening of stepping forces in arthritic rat model using novel analgesic meter and data acquisition system  Sensor 12(7):9603-9612.
  5. Yam M.F., Mohamed E.S, Ang L.F., Pei L., Darwis Y., Mahmud R., Asmawi M.Z, Ahmad M (2012). A simple isocratic HPLC method for the simultaneous determination of sinensetin, eupatorin and 3’-hydroxy-5,6,7,4’-tetramethoxyflavone in Orthosiphon stamineus extracts. Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Study 5(4):176-182



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