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Kwanchanok Viravaidya-Pasuwat, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Phone:
+66 (0)2-470-9222-30 ext.205
+66 (0)2-470-9397
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+66 (0)2-428-3534
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Research Interests:
  • Cell Sheet Engineering
  • Tissue Engineering

Education

  • 2004 Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
  • 1998 B.S. (with honors), Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA

Honors and Awards

  • 2014 L’Oreal “For Women in Science” Fellowship
  • Best poster award at National Research University (NRU) summit III under agriculture and food cluster, 2014
  • Best presentation award at International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Technology (ICBET 2011)
  • Best presentation award at International Conference on Chemistry and Chemical Process (ICCCP 2011)
  • Government scholarship recipient from 1993 – 2004
  • Graduate Research Fellowship (Nanobiotechnology Center, Cornell University)
  • Robert and Delpha Noland Summer research fellowship (Caltech)
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (Caltech)

Publications

Journal Articles
  • Bovornvirakit, T., Avhingsanon, Y., Tiranathanagul, K. and Viravaidya- Pasuwat, K., 2013, “A Miniaturized Immunoassay Platform to Measure Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) for Diagnosis of Acute Kidney Injury”, Biomarkers, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 273-278.
  • Wong-in, S., Thuyen, N.T.K., Siriwatwechakul, W. and Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., 2013, “Multilayered Mouse Preosteoblast MC3T3-E1 Sheets Harvested from Temperature-Responsive Poly(N-isopropylacrlamide-co-acrylamide) Grafted Culture Surface for Cell Sheet Engineering”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol. 129, No. 5, pp. 3061-3069.
  • Manaspon, C., Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K. and Pimpha, N., 2012, “Preparation of Folate-Conjugated Pluronic F127/Chitosan Core-Shell Nanoparticles Encapsulating Doxorubicin for Breast Cancer Treatment”, Journal of Nanomaterials[Electronic],Vol. 2012, ID 593878.
  •  Naruphontjirakul, P., and Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K. 2011. Development of Doxorubicin – Core Shell O-succinyl Chitosan Graft Pluronic®127 Copolymer Nanoparticles to Treat Human Cancer. International Journal of Bioscience, Biochemistry and Bioinformatics 1(2): 131 – 136.
  • Chansai, P., Sirivat, A., Niamlang, S., Chotpattananont, D., and Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K. 2009. Controlled Transdermal Iontophoresis of Sulfosalicylic Acid from Polypyrrole/poly(acrylic acid) Hydrogel. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 381(1): 25 – 33.
  • Viravaidya, K., Jan, E., and Shuler, M.L. 2004. Lipid-gel and poly(dimethylsiloxane) film to mimic bioaccumulation in adipocytes.Biotechnology and Bioengineering 86(6): 643-649.
  • Viravaidya, K., and Shuler, M.L.2004. Incorporation of Adipocytes to a Microscale Cell Culture Analog for Bioaccumulation, Distribution and Toxicity Studies. Biotechnology Progress 20(2): 590-597.
  • Viravaidya, K., Sin, A., and Shuler, M.L. 2004. Development of a Microscale Cell Culture Analog to Probe Naphthalene Toxicity. Biotechnology Progress 20(1): 316-323.
  • Viravaidya, K., and Shuler, M.L. 2002. The prediction of naphthalene accumulation using adipocyte cell line model. Biotechnology Progress 18(2): 174-181.
  • Viravaidya, K., and Shuler, M.L. 2002. The effect of various substrates on cell attachment and differentiation of 3T3-F442A preadipocytes. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 78(4): 454-458.
Conference Proceedings
  • Mokdara, K., Pasuwat, K., Tanaka, S. and Khantachawana, A., 2016, “Preliminary study on light irradiation for treatment cell dysfunction of β-amyloid added SH-SY5Y cell”, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME), 10-12 January, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Chintavalakorn, R., Tanglitanont, T., Khantachawana, A., Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K. and Santiwong, P., 2015, “The Effect of Light-emitting Diode Irradiation at Different Wavelengths on Calcification of Osteoblast-like Cells in 3-D Culture”  in The 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 25-29 August , Milan, Italy.
  • Charoensaensuk, V. and Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., 2013, “Stimulation of Nerve Regeneraton using Vitamin D3 Encapsulated Liposomes”, presentation at International Conference on Engineering and Applied Science (ICEAS 2013),7-9 November, Osaka, Japan.
  • Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., Wong-in, S., Sakulaue, P. and Siriwatwechakul, S., 2013, “Construction of a chondrocyte cell sheet using temperature-responsive poly(Nisopropylacrylamide)-co-acrylamide”, in Proceedings of the 35th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (IEEE EMBC 2013) in conjunction with the 52nd Annual Conference of Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering (JSMBE), 3-7 July, Osaka, Japan, pp. 6969-6972.
  • Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., Niyomthai, T., Kantavijut, P., Monthianthong, N. and Boonpipattanapong, P., 2012, “Modification of a Commercial Inkjet Printer for Protein Spotting”, presentation at 2012 International Conference on Life Science and Engineering (ICLSE 2012), 27-28 October, Hong Kong, China.
  • Bovornvirakit, T., and Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K. Development of an Immunoassay Platform for Diagnosis of Acute Kidney Injury. Presentation at 2011 International Conference on Biomedical Science and Engineering (ICBSE 2011), Bali, Indonesia on October 26 – 28, 2011.
  • Wong-in, S., Thuyen, T.K., Siriwatwechakul, W., and Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K. The Temperature Responsive Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylamide) Grafted Culture Surface for Cell Sheet Engineering. Presentation at 2011 International Conference on Biomedical Science and Engineering (ICBSE 2011), Bali, Indonesia on October 26 – 28, 2011.
  • Naruphontjirakul, P., and Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K. Development of Doxorubicin-Core Shell Chitosan Nanoparticles to Treat Cancer. Presentation at International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Technology (ICBET 2011), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on June 17 – 19, 2011.
  • Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., Tangjerdjaras, W., and Tachaapaikoon, C. Cellulosic Bioethnol from Clostridium Thermocellum Fermentation. Presentation at International Conference on Chemistry and Chemical Process (ICCCP 2011), Bangkok, Thailand on May 28 – 29, 2011.
  • Phaojamroon, J., Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., and Tachaapaikoon, C. The Production of Cellulosic Bioethanol Using C. Thermocellum Co-Cultured with T. Ethanolicus. Presentation at International Conference on Biotechnology for Healthy Living (TSB 2010), Trung, Thailand on October 20 – 22, 2010.
  • Manaspon, C., Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., Pimpha, N. Synthesis and Characterization of Folate-Targeted Chitosan Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Doxorubicin Delivery, Presentation at The 2nd Biomedical Engineering International Conference (BMEiCON 2009), Phuket, Thailand on August 13 –14, 2009.
  • Viravaidya-Pasuwat, K., Supakarnpitayakul, A. A Microfluidic Sample Preconcentration System for Cysteine, Presentation at the 2nd Thammasart University International Conference on Chemical, Environmental and Energy Engineering (TU-ChEEE 2009), Bangkok, Thailand March 3 – 4, 2009.
  • Viravaidya K., Assawanawachart, O., Tangklub, S., and Sanganan, T. The Use of Pluronic-Grafted Chitosan Copolymers as a Delivery Vector for Doxorubicin. Presentation at the 2nd International conference on “Advances in Petrochemicals and Polymers” (ICAPP 2007), Bangkok, Thailand, June 25 –28, 2007.
  • Viravaidya K., Pinthong S., Narayam P., and Chomanee T. Pluronic gel as a polymeric controlled release system for doxorubicin. Presentation at the 2nd International conference on “Advances in Petrochemicals and Polymers” (ICAPP 2007), Bangkok, Thailand, June 25 – 28, 2007.
  • Viravaidya, K., Panyakul, W.R., Thonglek, S. Relative Significance of Admission Criteria for the Chemical Engineering Practice School (ChEPS). Presentation at the 10th annual conference on engineering education (UICEE), Bangkok, Thailand, March 2007.
  • Viravaidya, K. and Luenghirun, C. A Mathematical Model to Predict the Release Kinetics of Doxorubicin from Pluronic Gel. Oral Presentation at International Conference on Modeling in Chemical and Biological Engineering Sciences (CBES), Bangkok, Thailand, October 25 – 27 (2006).
Invited Speakers
  • “When Robots and Automated Systems Enter Cell Culture Laboratories”, at TCELS Life Sciences Sharing Forum, Bangkok, Thailand on September 19, 2014.
  • “Construction of Cell Sheets Using Poly(N-Isopropylacrylamide-co-Acrylamide) Grafted Surface”, at the 4th International Week-Symposium, Taipei Medical University (TMU), Taipei, Taiwan, on May 24 – 25, 2014.
  • “LED Mask to Stimulate Collagen Production” at EcoLight Tech Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, on June 13 – 15, 2013.
  • “Temperature Responsive Poly(N-Isopropylacrylamide-co-Acrylamide) Grafted Culture Surface for the Construction of a Chondrocyte Cell Sheet”, at The 2nd International Symposium of Materials on Regenerative Medicine (ISOMRM 2012), Taipei, Taiwan, on August 29 – 31, 2012.
  • “Development of a Microfluidic Sample Pre-Concentration Integrated with an On-Chip Electrochemical Sensor for Cysteine Detection”, at the 21st Annual Meeting and International Conference of Thai Society for Biotechnology (TSB 2009), Bangkok, Thailand, on September 24 – 25, 2009.

 

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