1. Jahan, N. Abd Manan F, Arsala M,Mudassir I.Z,Muhammad N.S., Javed, M.A. (2018). Development of Novel protocol to Al3+ stress tolerance at germination stage in indica rice through statistical approaches. The Scientific World Journal.
  2. Quah Y, Mohd Ismail NI, Ooi JLS, Affendi YA, Abd Manan F, Teh LK, Wong FC, Chai TT (2018). Purification and identification of novel cytotoxic oligopeptides from soft coral Sarcophyton glaucum. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 1998, -1(50).
  3. Quah Y, Mohd Ismail NI, Ooi JLS, Affendi YA, Abd Manan F, Wong FC, Chai TT(2018) Identification of novel cytotoxic peptide KENPVLSLVNGMF from marine sponge Xestospongia testudinaria, with characterization of stability in human serum. International Journal of Peptide Research and Therapeutics 24(1): 189–199.
  4. M.R. Abbas, C.W. Leong, F.A. Manan. Vegetative and Biochemical Responses of Elais guineensis towards Nitrogen-Potassium Fertilizer. International Graduate Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities (IGCESH 2018) (13-15 August 2018), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
  5. Jahan N., Javed M.A., Abd Manan, F., Khan, S (2018). Heavy Metal Toxicity in Rice Crop Cultivation. In Malek N.A.N.N. Malek and Javed M.A., Crop Plants and Abiotic Toxicities. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Publisher, Skudai, Malaysia.
  6. Khan S., Akram Z.,Derakhshandeh B., Abd Manan F (2018). Strategies for Identification QTLs for Tolerance to Saline-Alkaline Stress; at Germination in Rice (Oriza Sativa L.) In Malek N.A.N.N. Malek and Javed M.A., Crop Plants and Abiotic Toxicities. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Publisher, Skudai, Malaysia.
  7. Khan S., Jahan N., Malek N.A.N.N., Abd Manan F (2018). Mechanisms, Effects and Strategies to Live with Salinity. In Malek N.A.N.N. Malek and Javed M.A., Crop Plants and Abiotic Toxicities. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Publisher, Skudai, Malaysia.
  8. Rayiappan A.R, Javed M.A, Sarobo Z., Abd Manan F (2018). Lead Toxicity: Physioogical,Biochemical and Ultrastructural in Plants. In Malek N.A.N.N. Malek and Javed M.A., Crop Plants and Abiotic Toxicities. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Publisher, Skudai, Malaysia.



1. Jahan, N., M.A, Javed., M.I. Zaidi., A.S, Azman ., Khan, S & Manan, F. A. (2017). Comparative study if physiological and growth parameters for sodium and iron toxicities in upland and lowland cultivars of Oriza sativa Pakistan Journal of Botany 49 (SI), 249-254.

2. S, Mohammed., Zhigila, D.A., M, Kabiru., M.U, Danladi., A, Babale & FA Manan (2017). Moringa oleifera seed as alternative natural coagulant for potential application in water treatment: A review. Journal of Advanced Review on Scientific Research, 30 (1), 1-11.

3. F.A.Manan, M.B.Arsad and D.D.Mamat (2017). Impact of Pb Stress on Biochemical Properties of Capsicum frustescens. In N.A.N.N.Malek and S.I.Amran, Advances in Bioscieces (Plant Related Science). Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Publisher, Skudai, Malaysia.


1. Chan CS, Sin LL, Chan K-G, Shamsir MS, Manan FA, Sani RK, et al. Characterization of a glucose-tolerant β-glucosidase from Anoxybacillus sp. DT3-1. Biotechnology for Biofuels. 2016;9:174.

2. Khan S, Javed MA, Jahan N, Manan FA. A Short Review On The Development Of Salt Tolerant Cultivars In Rice. International Journal of Public Health Science (IJPHS). 2016;5.

3. Yaakop AS, Chan K-G, Ee R, Lim YL, Lee S-K, Manan FA, et al. Characterization of the mechanism of prolonged adaptation to osmotic stress of Jeotgalibacillus malaysiensis via genome and transcriptome sequencing analyses. Sci Rep. 2016;6.

4. F.A. Manan and S. Mohammed (2016). Moringa oleifera Seeds for Palm Oil Mill Effluent Treatment. In F.A Manan and W.R.W Dagang, Sustainable Biological Approaches for Wastes Remediation. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Publisher, Skudai, Malaysia.



1. T. Suganthi, K.M. Goh, I. Zaharah, F.A. Manan, C.S. Chong (2015). Isolation and characterization of biotechnology relevant bacteria from marine environment. Jurnal Teknologi 77 (31): 19-23.

2.Chai TT, Chiam MJ, Lau CH, Mohd Ismail NI, Ong HC, Abd Manan F, Wong FC (2015) Alpha-glucosidase inhibitory and antioxidant activity of solvent extracts and fractions ofTypha domingensis (Typhaceae) fruit. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 14 (11): 1983-1990.

3. Abd Manan F, Chia WH, Ali Othman N, Mamat DD, Chong CS, Abd Samad, Chai TT (2015) Physical and antioxidative responses of Orthosiphon stamineus towards various copper and lead concentrations. Chemical Speciation and Bioavailability 27 (3): 106-111.

4. Mamat DD, Chong CS, Abd Samad A,Chai TT, Abd Manan F (2015) Effects of copper on total phenolics, flavonoids and mitochondrial properties of Orthosiphon stamineus callus culture. International Journal of Agriculture and Biology 17 (6): 1243-1248.

5. Manan FA, Mamat DD, Samad AA, Ong YS, Ooh KF, Chai TT (2015) Heavy metal accumulation and antioxidant properties of Nephrolepis biserrata growing in heavy metal-contaminated soil. Global NEST Journal 17(3):544-554.

6. Abd Manan F, Chai TT, Abd Samad A (2015) Environmental  pollution in Malaysia: Are  medicinal  plants potential phytoremediation agents? Maejo International  Journal of Science and Technology  9(3): 288-300.

7. Chai TT, Tong SR, Law  YC, Mohd Ismail NI, Abd Manan F, Wong FC (2015) Anti-oxidative, metal chelating and radical scavenging effects of protein hydrolysates from blue-spotted stingray. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 14 (8): 1349-1355.

8. Md Nor MH, Neoh CH, Ahmad Rapani NF, Baijan NA, Ibrahim N, Yahya A, Shahir S, Salleh M, Chong CS, Wan Dagang WRZ, Abdul Wahab MF, Hussin H, Jamaluddin H, Abd Manan F, Mohamad SA, Ibrahim Z (2015) Biological systems as tools to mitigate climatic change in the tropics. Ecology, Environment and Conservation, 21 (2): 615-626.

9.Abd Manan F, Chai TT, Abd Samad A, Mamat DD (2015)  Evaluation of the phytoremediation potential of two medicinal plants. Sains Malaysiana, 44(4): 503–509.

10. Chai TT, Yeoh LY, Mohd Ismail NI, Ong HC, Abd Manan F, Wong FC (2015) Evaluation of glucosidase inhibitory and cytotoxic potential of five selected edible and medicinal ferns. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 14 (3): 449-454.

11. Chai TT, Kwek MT, Mohd Ismail NI, Ooi JLS, Yang Amri A, Abd Manan F, Law YC, Wong FC (2015) Antioxidant activities of methanol extract and solvent fractions of marine macroalga, Avrainvillea erecta (Berkeley) A. Gepp and E.S. Gepp (Dichotomosiphonaceae). Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 14 (3): 503-509.

12. Mohammed Sulaiman, Abd Manan F (2015) Analysis of total phenolic, tannins and flavonoids from Moringa oleifera seed      extract. Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 7 (1): 132-135.

13. Zaini MS, Ismail N, Lim CK, Neoh CH, Lam CY, Aris A, Abdul Majid Z, Abd Manan F, Ibrahim Z (2015). Optimisation of biostructure for the adsorption of petrochemical wastewater using statistical approach. Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 17(1), 249-256.



  1. Abd Manan F, Ibrahim Z, Shahir S (2014) Plants in Antarctica: Current and Future Phytoremediation Potential. Jurnal Teknologi (Sciences and Engineering). 69 (1): 59-65.
  2. Somayeh Asadi, Shafinaz Shahir, Zaharah Ibrahim, Adibah Yahya, Madihah Md Salleh, Norahim Ibrahim, Haryati Jamaluddin, Mohd Firdaus Abdul Wahab, Fazilah Abd Manan, Huszalina Hussin, Chong Chun Shiong, Wan Rosmiza Zana Wan Dagang. Isolation and Characterization of Metal and Antibiotic Resistant Psychrotrophic Bacteria from Refrigerated Spoiled Food. Jurnal Teknologi (Sciences and Engineering) Vol 69:1 (2014) 131-135.
  3. Chai TT,  Wong FC, Abd Manan F,  Ooh KF, Mohd Ismail NI (2014) Orthosiphon aristatus: A review of traditional uses, phytochemical profile, and pharmacological properties. In: Traditional and Folk Herbal Medicine: Recent Researches Volume 2, 1st edition, V.K. Gupta (Ed), Daya Publishing House, New Delhi, pp.153-187.



  1. Manan FA, Millar A.H, Finnegan PM (2011) Arabidopsis thaliana cell cultures are a good model to understand how plants react to phosphate deficiency and phosphite treatment. Plant Cell and Developmental Biology, Cold Spring Harbour, 31 May-4 June 2011, Shanghai, China.
  2. Kerbler SM, Jost R, Manan FA, Finnegan PM (2011) When plants get hungry: Proteomic changes associated with low phosphate supply in Arabidopsis thaliana suspension culture cells. Plant Biology, 6-10 August 2011, Minneapolis, USA.


  1. S. H. Tapsir, N. Moktar, A. F. Ismail, A. K. Mirasa, S. Sanip and F. A. Manan. University-Industry Partnership: Fostering Strategic linkages at Institutes of Higher Learning Malaysia (2010) UTM Press.


  1. S. H. Tapsir, N. Moktar, A. F. Ismail, A. K. Mirasa, S. Sanip and F. A. Manan. The University –Industry Partnerships: Fostering Strategic Linkages at Institutes of Higher Learning in Malaysia  (2008). Enhancing Quality of Higher Education through Research: Shaping Future Policy, Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi: Chapter 4, 92 – 115. Chief Editor; Prof Dr Zuraidah Mohd Don.
  2. S.M.Sanip, S.H. Tapsir, N. Mokhtar, A.F. Ismail, and F. A. Manan, Interaction factors Contributing Towards the Success of University-Industry Partnership, RnD Management Conference 2008, 17-21 June, 2008, Ottawa, Canada.


  1. S.H. Tapsir, N. Mokhtar, A.F. Ismail, S.M.Sanip, and F. A. Manan, University-Industry Partnership for Nation Building, 3rd Asia Pacific Professional Leader in Education, 11-13 July, 2007, Hong Kong.