Dr. Suangsuda Supasai is Lecturer in the Department of Molecular Tropical Medicine and Genetics. She has a B.Sc. in Biotechnology from Mahidol University and M.Sc. in Biotechnology from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand. She received her Ph.D. in Nutritional Biology from University of California, Davis, USA, where she continued her postdoctoral fellowship in neurotoxicology. She is involved in research in the department and teaching at the Bangkok School of Tropical Medicine.


Dr. Suangsuda specializes in molecular basis of neurological diseases during development and neurodegeneration caused by toxic chemicals. She has a broad background in pathophysiology of the central nervous system in the rodent model, as well as experience in the cell culture model.

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2002 B.Sc. (Biotechnology) Mahidol University, Thailand
2004 M.Sc. (Biotechnology) Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
2015 Ph.D. (Nutritional Biology) University of California, Davis, USA

Research of Expertise

  • Molecular basis of neurological diseases
  • Neuropathology
  • Neurotoxicology
  • Nutritional biology
  • Neurobilogy

Diseases Covered/Research Area

  • Neurological diseases

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