• Biodiversity For A better Tomorrow

    Enriching Lives with Breakthrough Innovations in Biodiversity

    Long Kerebangan, Lawas
    LitSara® Project

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Monday, December 11, 2017
  • Community Approach to Environmental Conservation

    A public awareness talk by Dr Sam 'Ohu Gon, the Conservancy’s Hawai'i Senior Scientist and Cultural Advisor which was happening recently at the Museum Cafe, Kuching.
    Sam Ohu Gon
  • His Royal Highness Visit to SBC

    We are honoured to have His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales at Sarawak Biodiversity Centre.
    Prince Wales
  • Industrial Training Programme

    This year, SBC has received a group of industrial trainees, coming from the various field of courses. Let's read what they have to say about their training at SBC and what they inspired to be in the future. Read More
    Interns July2017
  • Genus Distribution in Microalgae Library

    SBC has one of the best Algae Library from Borneo which was set up in a collaboration with Mitsubishi Corporation. Contact us if you have an interest.
    Genus Distribution
  • Can you spot a spiny tailed porcupine here?

    Check out our cam trap recordings and see what other suprises the forest around SBC has in store for us. Read More
    Spiny Tailed Porcupine
  • Come hike with us on our Nature Trails

    These trails promote awareness in environmental education and conservation and also aimed at providing children, students and grown ups alike a learning and experiential jungle trek. Read More
    Nature Trail Sketch 1
  • Interested in purchasing the Silvestrol for research?

    Visit www.naturesara.com for more info.
  • The LitSara® Story

    The following video tells you how the five communities; the Bidayuh of Kampung Kiding, the Lun Bawang of Long Kerebangan, the Lun Bawang of Long Telingan, the Kelabit of Pa' Lungan and the Kelabit of Pa' Ukat work on the LitSara® project. Read More
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Yeo Tiong Chia, Dr
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University of Washington, Seattle
Ph.D. Immunology

Thesis Advisor
Patrick J. Concannon Ph.D.

Ph.D. Thesis Committee Members
Michael J. Bevan Ph.D.
Department of Immunology, University of Washington

Barbara Trask Ph.D.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Paul J. Martin M.D.
School of Medicine, University of Washington


1. “Photodynamic Activity of Plant Extracts from Sarawak Borneo” Chemistry & Biodiversity (Accepted November 2012) Jong WW, Tan PJ, Kamarulzaman FA, Mejin M, Lim D, Ang I, Naming M, Yeo TC, Ho ASH, Teo SH, Lee HB.

2. " Nuclear export of NSB1 is required for normal cellular responses to radiation" Mol Cell Biol (2009) Vissinga CS, Yeo TC, Warren SE, Brawley JV, Phillips J, Cerosaletti KM, Concannon P. 29(4):1000-6. Epub 2008 Dec 15.

3. "Silvestrol: An Emerging Compound for Cancer Therapy" TC Yeo. Proceedings of the International Symposium (edited by Manurung et al.), Biodiversity-Biotechnology: Gateway to Discoveries, Sustainable Utilization and Wealth Creation. Kuching Sarawak Malaysia. 19-21 November 2008.

4. "V(D)J rearrangement in Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome" Molecular Immunology (2000) Yeo TC, Xia D, Hassouneh S, Yang XO, Sabath DE, Sperling K, Gatti RA, Concannon P, Willerford DM. 37(18):p 1131-9.

5. "Retroviral expression of the NBS1 gene in cultured Nijmegen breakage syndrome cells restores normal radiation sensitivity and nuclear focus formation" Mutagenesis (2000) Cerosaletti KM, Desai-Mehta A, Yeo TC, Kraakman-Van Der Zwet M, Zdzienicka MZ, Concannon P. 15(3):p 281-6.

6. "Identification and characterization of a mouse homolog of the gene mutated in Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome" Cytogenet Cell Genet (1999) Vissinga CS, Yeo TC, Woessner J, Massa HF, Wilson RK, Trask BJ, Concannon P. 87(1-2):p 80-4.

7. "Expression of cholera toxin subunits in plants." Ann-N-Y-Acad-Sci. (1996)
Hein MB. Yeo TC. Wang F. Sturtevant A. (792):p 50-6.

8. "Cloning of a mineral phosphate-solubilizing gene from Pseudomonas cepacia." Appl-Environ-Microbiol. (1995) Babu-Khan S. Yeo TC. Martin WL. Duron MR. Rogers RD. Goldstein AH. 61(3): p 972-8.

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Date updated: 05 December 2017.