Center of Chemical Innovation for Sustainability (CIS)

Objectives

  • To research and innovate in Chemistry.
  • To support research development of Chemistry members and the production of graduate students.
  • To collaborate research project between CIS-MFU and national and international partnerships.

Mission

  • To attain excellence on research and innovation in Chemistry

 

Head of Center

Assoc. Prof. Dr.Surat Laphookhieo     
School of Science
Tel: +66 (0) 5391 6795 Fax: +66 (0) 5391 6677
E-mail: surat.lap@mfu.ac.th 

 

Outstanding Works 

Q1 Publication (Selected papers from 2019-2020).

  1. Alkaloids and styryllactones from Goniothalamus cheliensis. Phytochemistry, 2019, 157, 8-50.
  2. Amides and flavonoids from the fruit and leaf extracts of Melodorum siamensis. Journal of Natural Products 2019, 82, 283-291.
  3. α-Glucosidase inhibitory flavonoids and oxepinones from the leaf and twig extracts of Desmos cochinchinensis. Journal of Natural Products 2019, 82, 741-747. 
  4. Antibacterial and inhibitory activities against nitric oxide production of coumaronochromones and prenylated isoflavones from Millettia extensa. Journal of Natural Products 2019, 82, 2343-2348.
  5. Dasymaschalolactams A–E, aristolactams from a twig extract of Dasymaschalon dasymaschalum. Journal of Natural Products 2019, 82, 3176-3180.
  6. Enhanced properties of injectable chitosan-based thermogelling hydrogels by silk fibroin and longan seed extract for bone tissue engineering. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 2019, 138, 412–424.
  7. Phloroglucinol benzophenones and xanthones from the leaves of Garcinia cowa and their nitric oxide production and α-glucosidase inhibitory activities. Journal of Natural Products 2020, 83, 164-168.
  8. Styryllactones from Goniothalamus tamirensis. Phytochemistry 2020, 171, 112248.
  9. Chemical composition of essential oils from different parts of Zingiber kerrii Craib and their antibacterial, antioxidant, and tyrosinase Inhibitory activities. Biomolecules 2020, 10, 228.
  10. Bioassay-guided isolation and identification of antidiabetic compounds from Garcinia cowa leaf extract Heliyon 2020, 6, e03625.
  11. Electrospun gelatin matrices with bioactive pDNA polyplexes. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 2020, 149, 296-308.

Pretty Patents

  1. Thermosensitive chitosan/silk protein hydrogels loaded with longan seed extract 
  2. Wond dressing based on semi-solid poly(vinyl alcohol) hydrogels containing ginger essential oil encapsulated in chitosan nanoparticles and its process 
  3. Chitosan nanoparticles loaded with Cordyceps militaris extract and their process 
  4. Cosmeceutical materials based on the blend of the quaternized β-cyclodextrin grafted with chitosan containing curcumin and polyvinyl alcohol and their process 
  5. Wound dressings based on cellulose sponges containing curcumin-β-cyclodextrin inclusion complex/chitosan and their process 
  6. Bilayer wound dressing based on alginate incorporated with curcumin-β-cyclodextrin inclusion complex/chitosan hydrogel and its process 
  7. Facial mask containing chitosan nanoparticles loaded with Cordyceps militaris extract and its 
  8. Test kit for analysis of total cholesterol in blood  by mean of microfluidic based devices 
  9. Test kit for analysis of antioxidant activity by mean of measuring distances on paper sensor  

 

Collaborations

  1. Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia, Canada
  2. School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience, University of Wollongong, Sustralia
  3. Department of Department of Chemical Biology, College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University
  4. National Chung-Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan
  5. Department Microbial Drugs Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Germany
  6. Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University
  7. Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University
  8. Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University
  9. Chakri Naruebodindra Medical Institute,  Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University
  10. School of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Phayao
  11. Department of Chemistry, School of Science, Walailak University

 
Contact

Assoc. Prof. Dr.Surat Laphookhieo     
Tel: +66 (0) 5391 6795 Fax: +66 (0) 5391 6677
E-mail: surat.lap@mfu.ac.th