Dr. Idsada Mungsantisuk

 Group : Molecular and Medical Biotechnology



Contact Details :


Room K540
Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
Rama VI Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Tel : 0-2201-5918 Fax : 0-2354-7160
E-mail :


Academic Position :



Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University



Lecturer, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University


Research Interest :


- Cellular response and apoptosis in animal cell culture

- Melioidosis

- Screening for bioactive compounds from soil bacteria and using animal cells as a model of test system


Education :



B.Sc. in Biotechnology, Mahidol University, Thailand



Ph.D in Biotechnology, University of Manchester, UK


Scholarships :



British-Thailand Scholarship



The Royal Thai Government Scholarship

The Overseas Research Students Awards, UK


Memberships and Organization Activities :



Member of Thai Society for Biotechnology



Committee of Siamsewana

Publications :

Lengwehasatit I, Nuchtas A, Tungpradabkul S, Sirisinha S, Utaisincharoen P. (2008) Involvement of B. pseudomallei  RpoS in apoptotic cell death in mouse macrophages. Microb Pathog. 44:238-245.


Korbsrisate S, Tomaras AP, Damnin S, Ckumdee J, Srinon V, Lengwehasatit I, Vasil ML, Suparak S. (2007) Characterization of two distinct phospholipase C enzymes from Burkholderia pseudomallei. Microbiology. 153:1907-1915.



Utaisincharoen P, Arjcharoen S, Lengwehasatit I, Limposuwan K, Sirisinha S. (2005) Burkholderia pseudomallei invasion and activation of epithelial cells requires activation of p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase. Microb Pathog. 38(2-3):107-12.


Utaisincharoen P, Anuntagool N, Arjcharoen S, Lengwehasatit I, Limposuwan K, Chaisuriya P, Sirisinha S. (2004) Burkholderia pseudomallei stimulates low interleukin-8 production in the human lung epithelial cell line A549. Clin. Exp. Immunol. 138(1): 61-65.


Lengwehasatit, I. and Dickson, A.J. (2002) Analysis of the role of GADD153 in the control of apoptosis in NS0 myeloma cells.  Biotechnol. Bioeng. 80: 719-730.


Mungsantisuk I (2009) Destruction of host cell by Burkholderia pseudomallei. KKU Sci. J. 37(1):28-35 (review)

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