MRL Publications List

2017

MRL Publication/Conference / Presentation 2017

  • Atlesh N Sudhakar, S Muller, Kapil Dave and Sabhia Khan, Benefits of Yoga in boosting the body’s immune CD4 T-cells, 49th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Conference (APACPH) , 17th – 20th August, 2017 , Yonsei University International Campus, South Korea. (Accepted for poster Presentation).
  • Santha Muller- Organizing Committee member, Key note Speaker: World Congress and Expo on Traditional & Alternative Medicine, Scientific Federation, Valencia, Spain. June 19th to 21 , 2017 (in Absentia)
    http://scientificfederation.com/traditional-medicine-2017
  • Santha Muller:  Organizing Committee member, Key note Speaker: World Congress and Expo on HIV/AIDS Dallas, Texas, USA. August 21 to 23, 2017.
    http://scientificfederation.com/hiv-aids-2017

Publication in Refereed Journal (2017)

  • Santha Muller, Atlesh Nand Sudhakar and Mike Kama: Determination of normal reference values for the CD makers amongst the healthy Fijian population, SciFed AIDS & HIV Research Journal: 2017,1:1 (in press. July 2017).
  • Santha Muller, Atlesh Nand Sudhakar, Dashika Balak, Morgan Downes and Mike Kama: Evaluation of Clinical and immune status by quantification of CD markers in HIV positive cases and negative controls using Flow-Cytometry technology in Fiji -Manuscript completed to be sent to American Journal of clinical and Experimental Medicine, July 2017.
  • Santha Muller, Morgan Downes, Prasanna Waichal, Bilal Ahmed and Joslin Singh: standardization of HPLC with papain standards for determining the concentration of papain as bioactive compound in Fijian Carica papaya –Manuscript under preparation.

2016

  • S Muller and Atlesh Nand: Determination of normal reference values for the CD Markers amongst the healthy Fijian ppulation at Pacific Island Health Research Symposium (PIHRS) at Holiday Inn, Suva on 14th - 15th September, 2016. Symposium manual, Page 15.
  • S Muller, Atlesh Nand, Dashika Balak, Morgan Downes and Mike Kama:Evaluation of Clinical and immune status by quantitation of CD markers in HIV positive cases and negative controls using Flow- Cytometry technology in Fiji. (Manuscript under preparation), 2016.
  • S Muller and Atlesh Nand: Normal values for CD4 and CD8 lymphocyte subsets in healthy Fijian adults.(Manuscript under preparation), 2016.
  • S Muller, Morgan Downes, Prasanna Waichal, Bilal Ahmed, Joslin Singh and Sugandha Goswami: Standardization of HPLC with papain standards for  determining the concentration of papain in Fijian Carica papaya  leaf Juice (Manuscript under preparation), 2016.
  • S Muller, Atlesh Nand, Dashika Balak and Morgan Downes: Evaluation of Clinical and immune status of HIV positive cases and negative controls using Flow- Cytometry technology in Fiji. Presented at the 48th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH), Tokyo, Japan, 16-19th September 2016. Conference proceeding, 4-4-0, page 9.
  • Atlesh Nand and S Muller: Determination of normal reference values for the CD markers amongst the healthy Fijian population. Presented at the 48th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH), Tokyo, Japan, 16-19th September 2016. Conference proceeding, 2-11P, page 214.
  • S Muller, Integrating Mental and Occupational Health In Primary Care – Yoga, Immune System & Mental Health. FCGP – Fiji College for General Practitioners on 26th June,  Grand Pacific Hotel, Suva, Fiji. 2016.
  • S Muller, Atlesh Nand and Dashika Balak: A study of additional CD markers on lymphocytes for the improvement of HIV monitoring using Flow Cytometry technique in Fiji. Accepted for presentation at the 3rd conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases EID, Nanjing, China, 1-3rd June 2016.
  • S Muller, Atlesh Nand and Dashika Balak: A clinical and Immune status evaluation of HIV positive cases in Fiji: Research perspective, abstract submitted to International Symposium HIV & Emerging Infectious Diseases, ISHEID, Marseille Chant, France, 25-27th May 2016.

2015

  • S Muller, Morgan Downes and G.A. Cordell: The use and effect of papaya (Carica papaya) leaf juice for the treatment of dengue fever, FJPH-Fiji Journal of Public Health, Volume 4, Issue 1, pages 23-26 2015.
  • S Muller: Research-Based laboratory technology in Fiji at FIMLS - Fiji Institute of Medical Laboratory Science Conference at Intercontinental Resort, Natadola Fiji, 20- 22nd November 2015.
  • S Muller and Atlesh Nand: Enhancing HIV Monitoring by Flow Cytometry Technology in Fiji. FIMLS - Fiji Institute of Medical Laboratory Science Conference at Intercontinental Resort, Natadola Fiji, 20- 22nd November 2015. 

    Awarded: Best research topic presentation for innovative technology to Fiji at FIMLS 2015 by ROCHE Diagnostics, NewZealand.

  • S Muller, Morgan Downes, BilalAhmed, Prasanna Waichal, Joslin Singh and Anish Singh:Astudy on thebioactivecompounds,PapainandAlkaloidsinFijianpapaya(Caricapapaya)leafextract.Proceedings Book, Page 72 at the 47thAsia PacificAcademic Consortium for Public Health Bandung,Indonesia,21-23rd October
  • S Muller,Atlesh Nand, Morgan Downes and Dashika Balak:Astudy of the phenotypic expression of CDmarkers on lymphocytes in HIV positive patients and negative controls in Fiji. Proceedings Book, page 191 at the 47thAsia PacificAcademic Consortium for Public Health Bandung, Indonesia, 21-23rd October 2015.

2014

  • Prasanna Waichal and S Muller: Low Cost Digital Colorimetric Technique for Water and Chemical Analysis, Conference Manual, Page  66 at the International Conference on Applied Chemistry ( ICONAC) Suva, Fiji , 5-7th March 2014 http://www.info.fnu.ac.fj/uniresearch/
  • S Muller, Ian Rouse and Morgan Downes: Introducing flow cytometry to Fiji: Applications and Advantage, conference Manual Page 134  at the International Conference on Applied Chemistry (Fiji, 5-7th March, 2014. http://www.info.fnu.ac.fj/uniresearch/
  • S Muller and Morgan Downes: Potential bioactive compounds in Carica papaya leaves and their use for dengue fever in the Pacific. Proceedings Book Page 33 PB_32 at the 46thAsia PacificAcademic Consortium for Public Health Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17-19th October 2014.
  • S Muller and Morgan Downes:  Flow Cytometry analysis of CD markers in HIV/AIDS patients in Fiji. Proceedings Book Page 33 PB_33 at the 46thAsia PacificAcademic Consortium for Public Health Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17-19th October 2014.

2013

  • Chamath MK, Bernadette P and S Muller: Betel nut chewing-is it an emerging risk factor for oral cancer in Fiji?. The 45thAsia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health conference (APACPH), Wuhan, China 24-27, October 2013.
  • S Muller, Chamath MK, Bernadette P and Jiesa B. Recent trend in the increase of oral cancer in Fiji: Betel nut chewing –is it a risk factor? at the 45th Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health conference (APACPH), Wuhan, China, October 24-27, 2013.

2012

  • S Muller and Vinod Sami: HIV-TB the deadly duo, the biggest health challenge in Fiji”, Bio Med Central Infectious Diseases May 2012, 12 supplement 1.
  • Pushpa Nusair and S Muller. Association of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and cervical cancer in Fiji at the  The 44thAsia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health conference (APACPH), Colombo, Sri Lanka, October 14-17, 2012.
  • S Muller and Vinod Sami: ‘HIV-TB the deadly duo, the biggest health challenge in Fiji at the  International Science Symposium on HIV & Infectious Diseases, Chennai, India, January 20-22nd 2012
  • S Muller and Ian Rouse. Flow cytometry, an introduction of advanced Medical technology for improving health care services in Fiji at the 44thAsia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health conference (APACPH), Colombo, Sri Lanka, October 14-17, 2012.

2011

  • S Muller and Ian Rouse. The increasing importance of clinical laboratory research facilities in medical institutes and hospitals in Fiji in promoting health care, disease diagnosis and treatment at the 43rd Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health conference (APACPH), Seoul, Korea, October 20-22, 2011.