Assistant Professor Dr. Michelle Soo Oi Yoon

Assistant Professor Dr. Michelle Soo Oi Yoon

Head of Programme, Aquatic Science and Aquaculture with Entrepreneurship | Department of Biotechnology
 

Academic Qualifications

PhD Fish Parasitology & Molecular Biology
BSc Ecology & Biodiversity

Areas of Interest
Systematic Biology and Taxonomy of platyhelminthes
Bioremediation of marine pollutants
Research

  1. Name of grant: PSIF
    Funder: UCSI
    Project Title: Seaweeds as microhabitats to faunal invertebrates: An association Study
    Code: Proj-In-FAS-060
    Duration: 1 Dec 2018 - 1 Dec 2020
    Role: Co PI
    Amount: RM 25,000
    Status: On-going

Publications

  1. Soo OYM (2018) A new species of Haliotrema (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalidae (sensu lato) Bychowsky & Nagibina, 1968) from holocentrids off Langkawi Island, Malaysia with notes on the phylogeny of related Haliotrema species. Parasitology International 68 (1),  Impact factor: 2.055
  2. Khang TF, Soo OYM, Tan WB and Lim LHS (2015) Monogenean anchor morphometry: Systematic value, phylogenetic signal and evolution. PeerJ 4, Impact factor: 2.2
  3. Soo OYM and Lim LHS (2015) A description of two new species of Ligophorus Euzet & Suriano, 1977 (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalidae) from Malaysian mugilid fish using principal component analysis and numerical taxonomy. Journal of Helminthology, 89 (2): 131-149. Impact factor: 1.421
  4. Soo OYM, Tan WB and Lim LHS (2015) Three new species of Ligophorus Euzet & Suriano, 1977 (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalidae) from Moolgarda buchanani (Bleeker) off Johor, Malaysia based on morphological, morphometric and molecular data. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 63: 49-65. Impact factor: 0.927
  5. Soo OYM and Lim LHS (2012) Eight new species of Ligophorus Euzet & Suriano, 1977 (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalidae) from mugilids off Peninsular Malaysia. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 60 (2): 241-264. Impact factor: 1.19