Suchada Chanprateep Napathorn, (Suchada Chanprateep), Associate Professor, Ph.D.

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Education
1999 - 2002  Ph.D. (Biotechnology Engineering), Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Japan (MONBUSHO scholarship, Japanese Government, Japan)
1997 - 1998  UNESCO fellow, UNESCO International Post-Graduate University in Microbiology and Biotechnology, Osaka University, Japan
1993 - 1996  M.Sc. (Industrial Microbiology), Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
1989 - 1993  B.Sc. Genetics, Kasetsart University, Thailand
 
 
Training
2006 - 2009  Short-term visiting researcher at  Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, JAPAN
2004 - 2005  Certificate of Postdoctoral Fellow at  Cornell/Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research (LICR) Department of Food  Science and Technology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
1997 - 1998  Diploma (Microbial Technology) UNESCO International Post-Graduate University in Microbiology and Biotechnology, Osaka University, Japan (UNESCO Fellowship
 
Research Expertise
Bioprocess Engineering: on-line monitoring and control system, process development and optimization
 
Research Interest
  1. On-line monitoring and control system for bioprocess system and engineering
  2. Biochemical engineering approaches toward bioprocess operation and optimization
  3. Process optimization for the production biodegradable polymer polyhydroxyalkanoates
  4. Process optimization for the production of therapeutic agents in Pichia pastoris and Escherichia coli
  5. Biopolymer characterization, biodegradation testing and biocompatibility testing
  6. Preparation of biocomposite films between PHAs and microcrystalline cellulose
  7. High-throughput screening of PHAs producing microorganisms
  8. Microencapsulation techniques in polyhydroxyalkanoates
 
Book
Patent/Petty Patent
  1. Thailand Patent 1801004181. Napathorn, S. Chanprateep. Methods for extraction and purification of polyhydroxybutyrate from bacterial cells using green solvents 1,3-dioxolane. Chulalongkorn University (submitted on 13 July 2018)
  2. Thailand Petty Patent 1803001571. Napathorn, S. Chanprateep. Method for hydrolysate preparation of agro-industrial residue from canned pineapple industry for polyhydroxybutyrate production. Chulalongkorn University (submitted on 13 July 2018)
  3. Thailand Petty Patent 1803001572. Napathorn, S. Chanprateep. Method for crude aqueous extract preparation of agro-industrial residue from canned pineapple industry for polyhydroxybutyrate production. Chulalongkorn University (submitted on 13 July 2018)
 
Publications from scopus

 
 
Other Publications
18. Muangwong, A., Boontip, T, Pachimsawat, J and Napathorn, S. Chanprateep* (2016) Medium chain length polyhydroxyalkanoates consisting primarily of unsaturated 3-hydroxy-5-cis-dodecanoate synthesized by newly isolated bacteria using crude glycerol, Microbial Cell Factories 15, 55. [Impact Factor 4.221]
17.  Wisuthiphaet, N. and Napathorn, S. Chanprateep* (2016) Optimisation of the use of products from the cane sugar industry for poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) production by Azohydromonas lata DSM 1123 in fed-batch cultivation, Process Biochemistry 51, 352-361. [Impact Factor 2.521]
16.  Napathorn, S. Chanprateep* (2014) Biocompatibilities and biodegradation of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate)s produced by a model metabolic reaction-based system, BMC Microbiology 14, 285. doi:10.1186/s12866-014-0285-4 [Impact Factor 2.98]
15.  Khumvanit, P., Napathorn, S. Chanprateep and Suwannasilp, B. Boonchayaanant* (2014) Polyhydroxyalkanoate production with a feast/famine feeding regime using sludge from wastewater treatment plants of the food and beverage industry, Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy 8(6), 641-647 [Impact Factor = 0.826]
14. Jaturapaktrarak, C., Napathorn, S. Chaprateep*, Cheng, M., Okano, K., Ohtake, H. and Honda, K.* (2014) In vitro conversion of glycerol to lactate with thermophilic enzymes. Bioresources and Bioprocessing 1(1),18.
13. Anuleejun, S., Palaga, T., Katakura, Y., Kuroki, M., Kuroki, M. and Napathorn, S.  Chanprateep*(2014) Optimal production of a fusion protein consisting of a single-chain variable fragment antibody against a tumor-associated antigen and interleukin-2 in fed-batch culture of Pichia pastoris, Anticancer Research 34(8), 3925-3936. [Impact Factor = 1.872] (cited 1 times in Scopus)
12. Napathorn, S. Chanprateep*, Kuroki, M. and Kuroki, M. (2014) High expression of fusion proteins consisting of a single-chain variable fragment antibody against a tumor-associated antigen and interleukin-2 in Escherichia coli, Anticancer Research 34(8), 3937-3946. [Impact Factor = 1.872] (cited 2 times in Scopus)
11. Chanprateep, S.* (2010) Current Trends in Biodegradable polyhydroxyalkanoates, Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering 110(6), 621-632. [Impact Factor = 1.79] (cited 129 times in Scopus) *ScienceDirect Top25 certificate of the most downloaded articles (2010-2015) and Top10 of the most cited article of Journal of Bioscience and Bioegningeering, extracted from Scopus since 2009
10. Chanprateep, S.*, Buasri, K., Muangwong, A. and Utiswannakul, P. (2010) Biosynthesis and biocompatibility of biodegradable poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-4-hydroxybutyrate). Polymer Degradation and Stability 95(10), 2003-2012. [Impact Factor = 2.63] (cited 26 times in Scopus)
9. Chanprateep, S.*, Katakura, Y., Shimizu, H., Visetkoop, S., Kulpreecha, S. and Shioya, S. (2008) Characterization of new isolated Ralstonia eutropha strain A-04 and kinetic study of biodegradable copolyester poly(3-Hydroxybutyrate-co-4-Hydroxybutyrate) production. Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology 35(11), 1205-1215. [Impact Factor = 2.505] (cited 19 times in Scopus)
8. Chanprateep, S. and Kulpreecha, S. (2006) Production and characterization of biodegradable terpolymer poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydrobyvalerate-co-4-hydroxybutyrate) by Alcaligenes sp. A-04. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering 101(1), 51-56. [Impact Factor = 1.79] (cited 27 times in Scopus) * THE EXCELLENT PAPER AWARD 2007, The Society for Biotechnology, Japan
7. Chanprateep, S.*, Shimizu, H. and Shioya, S. (2006) Characterization and enzymatic degradation of microbial copolyester P(3HB-co-3HV)s produced by metabolic reaction model based system. Polymer Degradation and Stability 91(12), 2941-2950. [Impact Factor = 2.63] (cited 8 times in Scopus)
6. Shimizu, H., Chanprateep, S., Kulpreecha, S., Boonruangthavorn, A., and Shioya, S. (2005) Development of production processes of a biodegradable polymer, poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate): Metabolic pathway analysis, quality control of polymer, and use of starch. Biotechnology for sustainable utilization of biological resources in the tropics. (ed. T. Seki) 17, 78-83. (cited 1 time in Scopus)
5. Chanprateep, S., Kikuya, K., Seki, S, Takawa, S., Shimizu, H., and Shioya, S. (2003) Non-isothermal crystallization kinetics of biodegradable random poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) and block one. Journal of Chemical Engineering Japan 36 (6), 639-646. [Impact Factor = 0.609] (cited 8 times in Scopus)
4. Chanprateep, S., Kikuya, K., Shimizu, H., and Shioya, S. (2002) Model predictive control for biodegradable polyhydroxyalkanoates production in fed-batch culture. Journal of  Biotechnology 95 (2), 157 - 169. [Impact Factor = 2.88] (cited 10 times in Scopus)
3. Chanprateep, S., Abe, N., Shimizu, H., and Shioya, S. (2001) Multivariable control of alcohol concentrations in the production of polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) by Paracoccus denitrificans. Biotechnololgy and Bioengineering 74, 116-124. [Impact Factor = 4.164] (cited 15 times in Scopus)
2. Shimizu, H., Chanprateep, S., Hirunrattanakorn, A., Kikuya, K., Shioya, S. (2001) Quality control of polyhydroxyalkanoates in fed-batch culture based on a metabolic reaction model. Eighth International Conference on Computer Applications in Biotechnology pp. 207-212 (cited 1 time in Scopus)
1. Chanprateep, S., Shimizu, H., and Shioya, S. (1998) Optimal production of biodegradable copolymer poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-4-hydroxybutyrate),  P(3HB-co-4HB), by Alcaligenes sp. A-04. (ed. T. Yoshida) 21, 281–292. ​
 
Supplemented original paper
  1. Napathorn, C. and Chanprateep, S. (2011) What Types of Factors Can Influence the Strength of Labor Unions in Companies and State Enterprises in Thailand, International Journal of Business and Management. 6(2) 112-124.
  2. Napathorn, C. and Chanprateep, S. (2011) Recent Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining Issues in Thailand, Interdisciplinary Journal of Research in Business. 1(6) 66-81.
  3. Napathorn, C. and Chanprateep, S. (2011) Reasons Why Thai Employees Want to Join Labor Unions: Evidence in Private Companies and State Enterprises, International Journal of Business and Management. 6(12) 58-64).
 
Grants, Awards and Recognition
1997 – 1998    UNESCO Fellowship, ICBiotec, Osaka University, Japan
1999 – 2002    MONBUSHO scholarship, Japanese Government, Japan
2003                The ASAHI Oversea Research Grant Award, The Asahi Glass Foundation, Japan
2004 – 2005    LICR/CORNELL Fellowship, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
2006 – 2010    Research grant “Joint Program in the Field of Biotechnology” NRCT/NSTDA/JST
2006 – 2007    Ratchadaphi-seksomphot Endowment Fund, Chulalongkorn University
2007               THE EXCELLENT PAPER AWARD, The Society for Biotechnology, Japan
2008               The HITACHI TROPHY AWARD in Biological Science, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand (Ms. Ketsunee Bausri)
2009               THE YOUNG ASIAN BIOTECHNOLOGIST PRIZE, The Society for Biotechnology, Japan
2009 – 2010   Research grants “TRF-MAG window I and II” and “Ratchadaphi-seksomphot Endowment Fund”, Chulalongkorn University
2010     (1)      OUTSTANDING YOUNG SCIENTIST AWARD, The science Forum, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University
             (2)      CHULA-MONGKUT AWARD, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University
             (3)      BEST PRESENTATION AWARDThe International Conference TISD 2010 (Ms. Amtiga Maungwong)
2011 – 2013    Research grant “The Higher Education Research Promotion and National University Project of Thailand”
2011 – 2013    Joined Research Faculty of Science and LION corp. (Thailand) Ltd.
2013 – 2015    Research cluster  “Ratchadaphi-seksomphot Endowment Fund”, Chulalongkorn University