Academic Staff


Kanokpan Wongprasert

Assistant Professor
Department of Anatomy, Room B124
Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
Bangkok, 10400, Thailand

Telephone: (+66) (0)2201 5412
Fax: (+66) (0)2354 7168

B.Sc. (Hons) Physiotherapy, Mahidol University, 1988
M.Sc. (Anatomy), Mahidol University, 1992


Research Interest

    1. Study of apoptotic cell death caused by virus infection.

    2. Oxidative stress induce cell death in retinal degenerative diseases.

    3. Neurohormonal control reproduction and development in crustacean species.

Honors & Awards

2006     The best oral presentation in The Meeting of Anatomy Association of Thailand

Selected Publications

Yutao Li., Wongprasert K., Shekhar M., Ryan J., Dierens L., Meadows J., Preston N., Coman G., and Lyons RE. (2007) Development of two microsatellite multiplex systems for black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon and its application in genetic diversity study for two poptulations. Aquaculture.

Wongprasert K., Asuvapongpata S., Poltana P., Teinsuwan M., and Withyachumnarnkul B. (2006) Serotonin induce ovarian maturation and spawning in the black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon. Aquaculture. 261:1447 1454.

Meeratana, P., Withyachamnarnkul, B., Damrongphol, P., Wongprasert, K., Suseangtham, A., and Sobhon, P. (2006) Serotonin induces ovarian maturation in giant freshwater prawn broodstock, Macrobrachium rosenbergii de Man. Aquaculture. 260/1-4: 315-325.

Klannukarn S., Wongprasert K., Khanobdee K., Meeratana P., Taweepreda P., and Withyachumnarnkul B. (2004) Vibrio bacterin and carboxymethyl b-1,3-glucans protect Penaeus monodon from Vibrio harveyi infection. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health. 16:238245.

Wongprasert K., Khanobdee K., Klunnukarn S., Meeratana P. and Withyachumnarnkul B. (2003) Time course and the levels of apoptosis in various tissues of black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon infected with white-spot syndrome virus. Dis. Aquat Org. 55: 3-10.





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