Dr. Charin Thawornkuno is a Lecturer in the Department of Molecular Tropical Medicine and Genetics. He received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Biotechnology from Mahidol University, Thailand and completed his Ph.D. in Applied Bioscience at Hokkaido University Japan. He is actively involved in research in the Department and teaches at the Bangkok School of Tropical Medicine.


Dr. Charin’s research expertise is the molecular biology of cancer. His specialization includes the study of useful compounds for food additives. He is especially interested in investigating the growth effect of cholangiocaroinoma cell lines treated with isoflavones and its derivatives.

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• การศึกษาความเป็นไปได้ของการใช้ไข่ไก่เพื่อใช้ในการผลิตเซรุ่มแก้พิษงู ทุนส่งเสริมพัฒนาบุคลากรวิจัยและนวัตกรรม ประเภทกลุ่มวิจัยขนาดเล็ก (MU-MiniRC)


2004 B.Sc. (Biotechnology) Mahidol University, Thailand
2006 M.Sc. (Biotechnology) Mahidol University, Thailand
2009 Ph.D. (Applied Bioscience) Hokkaido Univerisity, Japan

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