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Thursday, May 25, 2017
  • Our Latest Corporate Visit

    It was an honour to have His Excellency, Dr Makio Miyagawa, Japanese Ambassador to Malaysia visit us today, while our partners from the indigenous communities are around for the annual Traditional Knowledge Documentation Workshop.
    Japan Ambassador
  • Everything is Chemistry!

    Another interesting public talk which will be presented by Associate Professor Russell Burrow of Research School of Chemistry, Australian National University. Seats are limited, so grab it now by calling us at +6 082 610610 or email to biosar@sbc.org.my
    Russell Barrow Public Talk Update
  • Check out our upcoming public talk!

    Marine Biodiversity as Starting Point for Drug Discovery and Development by Hendrik Luesch. Call us at +6 082 610610 or drop an email to biosar@sbc.org.my for RSVP.
    Hendrik Luesch Public Talk Updated
  • BioBorneo and Bioeconomy Day 2017

    Organised by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Malaysia (MOSTI), the Bioeconomy Corporation of Malaysia and supported by the Sarawak Biodiversity Centre was held on 9 May 2017.
  • LitSara® Highlight Events

    LitSara® Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Collaboration between Pullman Hotels, Interhill Group of Companies and Sarawak Biodiversity Centre.
    LitSara CSR 2
  • 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
  • The Right Honourable Chief Minister of Sarawak Visit to SBC

    Exchange of Collaboration Agreement Documents between Mitsubishi Corporation and the Sarawak Biodiversity Council Read More
  • Our dedicated LitSara® website is now live!

    Check out http://www.litsara.com on this essential oil from a plant found in Sarawak and utilised by the indigenous communities. This website also features our online shop and we will continue to update and improve.
  • Can you spot a mouse deer here?

    Check out our cam trap recordings and see what other suprises the forest around SBC has in store for us. Read More
    Trail Cams
  • 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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Ng Lee Tze, Dr
Research Officer (Head of R&D Collaboration)
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Doctor of Philosophy (Fermentation), Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak, on-going
Bachelor of Science with Honours (Biotechnology resources), UNIMAS, 2003
MSc (Molecular Microbiology), UNIMAS, 2006


Research Officer – Microbiology Laboratory



Ng, L.T.; Mahidi, N.; Hassan, J. and Tan, L.T. (2008) Prolyl Endopeptidase (PEP)
Inhibitory Activity From An Endophytic Fungus Isolated in Sarawak. Biotechnology & Biodiversity Symposium 2008; kuching, Sarawak, 19-21 Nov. 2008.

Ng, L.T.; Kuek, C. and Yeo, Y.T.C. (2012) Production of prolyl oligopeptidase inhibitor via repeat batch culture of immobilized Fusarium sp. CMI397470. Sixty second Annual Meeting of the Society of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology; 12 - 16 Aug 2012; Washington DC, USA.

Ng, L.T.; Kuek, C. and Yeo, Y.T.C. (2011) Shake flask production of prolyl oligopepetidase inhibitor by Fusarium sp. CMI397470. In: "Proceedings of the International Congress of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology 2011"; 8 - 11 December 2011, Penang, Malaysia;

R.A. Rahim; W.Z. Saad; S.C. Chin et al. (eds.), Malaysian Society for Microbiology, ISBN 978-983-99873-1-7; pp. 492 - 495.
Ng, L.T.; Lai, L.S.;

Micky, V. & Apun, K. (2005). Comparison of Antibiogram and Plasmid Profile Between Vibrio parahaemolyticus and Vibrio cholerae obtained from Riverine Environment in Kuching, Sarawak. In Lau, S. (ed.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Natural Resources and Environmental Management, Kuching, 28-29 Nov, 2005, pg 425 – 432. ISBN : 983-9257-57-9.

Ng, L.T.; Micky, V. & Apun, K. (2005). Rapid isolation and molecular analysis of Vibrio parahaemolyticus from marketed seafood in Kuching, Sarawak. In Aziz, et al (eds.) Proceedings of 8th Symposium of Applied Biology, 22-23 June 2005, 5 pages. Electronic version (Disc 1). ISBN No. 983-41358-3-1.

Ng, L.T.; Micky, V. & Apun, K. (2004). Isolation and Enterobacterial Repetitive Intergenic Consensus Sequence (ERIC)-PCR Fingerprinting, and Antibiotic Resistant Patterns of Vibrio parahaemolyticus from Seafood and Riverine Environment in Sarawak. In Ainon, et al. (eds.), Proceeding of 26th Symposium of the Malaysian society for Microbiology, Langkawi, 25-28 November 2004, pp. 437-441. Electronic version. ISBN No. 983-2975-31-X.


Production of prolyl oligopepetidase inhibitor by Fusarium sp. CMI397470 Prolyl oligopeptidase inhibitor production in separated batch culture of Fusarium sp. CMI 397470


Micky, V.; Tang, K.M.; Ng, L.T.; Lai, L.S. & Apun, K. (2005). Enumeration of Vibrio spp. and species-specific polymerase chain reaction application for the screening of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in shrimp culture system. In Aziz, et al (eds.), Proceedings of 8th Symposium of Applied Biology, 22-23 June 2005, 5 pages. Electronic version (Disc 1). ISBN No. 983-41358-3-1.

Lai, L.S.; Ng, L.T.; Micky, V. & Apun, K. (2005). Occurrence and Genotypic Characterization of Vibrio cholerae and Vibrio parahaemolyticus from Environmental Sources. In Lau, S (ed), Proceedings of the International Conference on Natural Resources and Environmental Management, Kuching, pg 411-417, 28-29 Nov, 2005. ISBN : 983-9257-57-9.

Wan Adnawani, M.O.; Ng, L.T.; Micky, V. & Apun, K. (2005). RAPD-PCR analysis of Listeria monocytogenes and Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains isolated from food in Kuching, Sarawak. In Kamarulzaman, S. et al (eds), Proceedings of 27th Symposium of Malaysian Society for Microbiology, pg. 319-323, 24-27 November 2005, Penang.


Study on the Culture of a Fusarium sp. For The Production of an Enzymatic Inhibitor. Sarawak Biodiversity Centre Research Officer Seminar, Jan 2010, Kuching, Sarawak.

Submerged aerobic culture of Fusarium sp. For The Synthesis of An Enzymatic Inhibitor. June 2010, Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak.

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