Dr Yee Yee Thu

Dr Yee Yee Thu
Associate Professorr, Department of Botany

Email
:
yeeyeethuevon@gmail.com
Phone
:
+951 535030
Academic qualification
:
BSc, Botany,UY(1992), MSc, Microbiology,UY(1998), PhD, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, UY(2006)
Career history
:
Demonstrator (1998-2006), Assistant Lecturer (2006-2011),
Lecturer (2011-2015), Associate Professor (2015-until now)
Present Field of Research
:
(1)Isolation of Antibacterial Metabolites from Endophytic Aspergillus spp. (2)Application of Plant Growth Promoting Bacteria on Yield and Yield Components of Rice Variety (Oryza sativa L.)
Publication
:
International papers
(1) Antimicrobial Compounds of Aspergillus sp. Isolated from Zingiber cassumunar Roxb.
(Journal of Myanmar-Korea, in press 2018)
(2) Bioactive Compounds of an Endophytic Fungus Phomopsis sp. Isolated from Psidium Guajava L. (Journal of Myanmar-Korea, in press 2018)
(3) Comparative Study of Different Globba Species in Bago Yoma and Rakhine State
(Journal of Myanmar-Korea, in press 2018)
(4) Bioactive Compounds Produced by Endophytic Chaetomium sp. Isolated from Tamarix cannanriensis Willd.
(Sustainability in Myanmar, Southeast Asian Modernities, Berlin, Germany, 2016)
(5) Biological Evaluation of Certain Substituted Hydantoins and Benzalhydantoins against Microbes
(Journal of IPO Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Indonesia, 2016)
(6) Production of Biologically Active Compounds from Endophytic Strains Isolated from Different Plant Species
(Journal of Asia Research Centre, JARC-YU, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2016)
(7) Plant Growth Enhancement of Legume (Mung Bean) by Effective Microorganisms Isolated from Soil (Journal of Asia Research Centre, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013)
Journal of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science
:
(1) Isolation of Antibacterial Compounds from Phomopsis sp. Isolated from Leaves of Psidium guajava L. (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 2018 in press)
(2) Isolation of Bioactive Compounds from Aspergillus sp. Isolatd from Rhizome of Zingiber cassumunar Roxb. (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2018 in press)
(3) Isolation, Identification and Antimicrobial Activity of Endophytic Fungal Strains from Different Parts of Hesperethusa crenulata (Roxb.) Roem. (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2018 in press)
(4) Antimicrobial Activity of Crude Extracts from the Leaves and Apoptosis in PC12 Cells of Olax scandens Roxb. (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, Vol. XIV, No.4, 2016)
(5) Botanical Studies, Qualitative, Quantitative Analysis and Effect of Apoptosis in PC12 cells of Stemona burkillii Prain
(Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, Vol. XIII, No.5, 2015)
(6) Screening of Endophytic Bacterial Strains from Different Plant Species and their Antimicrobial Activity
(Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, Vol. XIII, No.5, 2015)
(7) Novel Antibacterial Metabolites Produced by Streptomyces sp. YT118 Isolated from Soil
(Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, Vol. V, No. 4, 2009)
(8) Cytotoxic and Antimicrobial Metabolites from Chaetomium sp., Isolated from
Tamarix cananriensis Willd. (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, Vol. V, No. 4, 2007)
(9) Studies on Biological Control a Rice Pathogen, Xanthomonas sp., using Endophytic Microorganisms Isolated from Mimusops elengi Linn. (Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2003)
(10) Studies on Biological Control of Rice Pathogen with Endophytic Microorganisms
(Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, YU, Vol. I, No.2, 2002)
(11) Fermentation Studies of Bioactive Fungal Strain MM4 Isolated from the leaves of Psidium guajava L. (Journal of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2017)
(12) Fermentation Studies of Bioactive Fungal Strain Aspergillus sp. (SS 7) Isolated from Zingiber cassumunar Roxb. ( Journal of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science, 2017)

Universities’ Research Journal
:
(1) Antifungal Metabolites of Endophytic Strain YY20 Isolated from Neomarica longifolia (Link & Otto) Sprague (Universities Research Journal, Vol. 6, No.1, 2014)
(2) Isolation of Endophytic Fungal Strains From Different Dicotyledonous Plant Species and Their Antimicrobial Activity (Unversities’ Research Journal, 2017)
Yangon University Research Journal
:
Effect of Biological Extracts and Chemical Pesticides on Xanthomonas oryzae in Rice Plant
(Yangon University Research Journal, 2017, in press)
(2) Secondary Metabolites Produced by Trichoderma sp. YT107 Isolated from Mimusops elengi L. (Yangon University Research Journal, Vol.6, 2015)
(3) Identification and Antimicrobial Activity of Endophytic Bacillus sp. Strain YY16 Isolated from Samanea saman (Jacq.) Merr. (Journal of Yangon University, Vol.2, No.1, 2010)
Other Journals
:
(1) Screening Sugarcane Varieties for Resistance to Red Rot
(Proceedings of Sugarcane Research, Sugarcane Research Centre, 1999)
(2) Production of Antifungal Metabolites from Endophytic Strain Research
(Departmental Research, Department of Higher Education, 2012)

Other qualification

from –to Provider Position Short Description
1.6.2003 – 30. 9. 2003
1.10. 2003- 30.9.2005
DAAD German Diploma
PhD (Sandwich Program)
14.1.09 – 12.8.2009 UNESCO UNESCO Fellowship
1.8.2014 – 26.10. 2014 DAAD Re-invitation Program
1.2.2016 – 30.6.2017 Thailand Post Doctorate
1999 June- December TUY English Proficiency Certificate