Personal Details/Awards/Publications: Goh Yit Kheng (GYtK)

Personal Details

Name
GOH YIT KHENG (GYtK)
Education
University of Saskatchewan, Canada
B.Sc. in Biology and Biotechnology, 2007University of Saskatchewan, Canada
M.Sc. in Applied Microbiology, 2010
Job experience

Technical Assistant, Department of Food and Bioproduct Sciences, University of Saskatchewan   2007 (February) – 2007 (May)

Graduate Assistant, Department of Food and Bioproduct Sciences, University of Saskatchewan   2007 (May) – 2010 (April)

Research Assistant, Department of Food and Bioproduct Sciences, University of Saskatchewan   2009 (September) – 2010 (October)

Assistant Research Officer I, Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd.   (2011 – 2012)

Assistant Research Officer II, Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd.   (2013 – Present)

Specialty of work
Professional activities and societies

Current research projects
External research funding and collaborative work
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Papers published

Miscellaneous

 

Awards

 

Publications

Journal

Vujanovic V and Goh YK (2011) Sphaerodes mycoparasitica biotrophic mycoparasite of 3-acetyldeoxynivalenol- and 15-acetyldeoxynivalenol-producing toxigenic Fusarium graminearum chemotypes. FEMS Microbiol Lett (In Press)

Vujanovic V and Goh YK (2010) Sphaerodes mycoparasites and new Fusarium hosts for S. mycoparasitica. Mycotaxon 114: 179-191.

Goh YK and Vujanovic V (2010) Ascospore germination patterns revealed Ascomycetous biotrophic mycoparasite specifity to Fusarium hosts. Botany 88: 1033-1043.

Goh YK and Vujanovic V (2010) Sphaerodes quadrangularis biotrophic mycoparasitism on Fusarium avenaceum. Mycologia 102: 757-762.

Goh YK and Vujanovic V (2010) Biotrophic mycoparasitic interactions between Sphaerodes mycoparasitica and phytopathogenic Fusarium species. Biocontrol Sci Technol 20: 891-902

Chau HW, Goh YK, Si BC, and Vujanovic V (2010) An innovative brilliant blue FCF method for fluorescent staining of fungi and bacteria. Biotechnic and Histochemistry Early online: 1-8

Chau HW, Goh YK, Si BC, and Vujanovic V (2010) Assessment of alcohol percentage test for fungal surface hydrophobicity measurement. Lett Appl Microbiol 50: 295-300.

Goh YK, Daida P, and Vujanovic V (2009) Effects of abiotic factors and biocontrol agents on chlamydospore formation in Fusarium graminearum and Fusarium sporotrichioides. Biocontrol Sci Technol 19: 151-167.

Vujanovic V and Goh YK (2009) Sphaerodes mycoparasitica sp. nov., a new biotrophic mycoparasite on Fusarium avenaceum, F. graminearum and F. oxysporum. Mycol Res 113: 1172-1180.

Chau HW, Si BC, Goh YK, and Vujanovic V (2009) A novel method for identifying hydrophobicity on fungal surfaces. Mycol Res 113: 1046-1052.

Edited/Refereed Articles

Books, booklets and book chapters 

Editor

Conferences, seminars and workshops (Published) 
Goh YK, Daida P, and Vujanovic V. (2009) Effects of abiotic and biotic stress factors on chlamydospore formation by Fusarium graminearum and Fusarium sporotrichioides. Can J Plant Pathol 31: 142.

Goh YK, Daida P, and Vujanovic V. (2009) Assessment of Melanospora-like biotrophic mycoparasite using genus specific real-time PCR for biocontrol of phytopathogenic Fusarium strains in wheat mycorrhizosphere. Can J Plant Pathol 31: 142-143.

Goh YK and Vujanovic V. (2008) Phylogenetic studies on biodiversity of biotrophic mycoparasites associated with phytopathogenic Fusarium species. Can J Plant Pathol 30: 384.

AAR Internal Seminars and Field Days (Published) 

Conferences, seminars and workshops (Presented) 

Posters presented at conferences, seminars and workshops 
Chau HW, Goh YK, Si BC and Vujanovic V (2010) Ability of fungal surface properties in alteration of soil water repellency in sandy soils. American Society of Agronomy (ASA) – Crop Science Society of America (CSSA) – Soil Science Society of America (SSSA), Long Beach, CA, US, Oct. 31-Nov. 4, 2010. Available at: http://a-c-s.confex.com/crops/2010am/webprogram/Paper61418.html

Vujanovic V and Goh YK (2010) Quantification of biotrophic mycoparasitic interaction between Sphaerodes mycoparasitica and Fusarium graminearum using genus specific real-time PCR. Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference (ABIC), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, September 12-15, 2010.

Vujanovic V and Goh YK (2010) Novel sordariceous fungal strain SMCD 2250 as potential biocontrol candidate against 3-AcetylDeoxynivalenol-producing Fusarium graminearum on wheat and barley. Soils and Crops Workshop (CD-ROM), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, February 24-25, 2010.

Goh YK, Daida P, and Vujanovic V. (2009) Quantification of a novel biotrophic mycoparasite using genus specific real-time PCR for biocontrol of phytopathogenic Fusarium strains in wheat root under controlled conditions. Soils and Crops Workshop (CD-ROM), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, February 25-26, 2009.

Vujanovic V and Goh YK. (2009) Quantification of a novel pyrenomycetous biotrophic mycoparasitic fungus using taxon-specific real-time PCR for biocontrol of phytopathogenic and toxigenic Fusarium graminearum. Canadian Society of Microbiologists. Available at: http://www.csm-scm.org/english/abstracts/public/view_abs.asp?id=2690

Chau HW, Si BC, Goh YK, and Vujanovic V. (2009) Fungal Surface Measurements: Water Contact Angles. Soils and Crops Workshop (CD-ROM), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, February 25-26, 2009.

Newsletters, others 

News

AAR wishes to congratulate Ms. Gan Siau Ting and their team members for being awarded the 2013 PIPOC’s Best Poster Award, for their poster paper “A High Density DArT- and SNP-based Linkage Map of ...
AAR wishes to congratulate Mr. Sim Choon Cheak for being awarded the 2012 Scholar Award, Southeast Asia region by IPNI. For further details, please visit IPNI website at http://www.ipni.net/article/I...
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\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nNote: This article is written by Dr. Chee in mandarin and published by Agroworld, Issue No. 236, February 2011, Kuala Lumpur : 34-36. (Translated by Soon, S.H. and reviewed by Wong, C.K.)\r\n...
RM4.4b allocation for oil palm replanting (published in Business Times dated 5 January 2011)\r\n\r\nThe original article in PDF format\r\nMalaysia\'s oil palm industry will spend RM4.4 billion to replan...
From \'Dolly Parton\' bunches to smaller one, oil-laden ones (published in Business Times, 23 November 2010)\r\n\r\nClick here to enlarge image\r\n...
Congratulations to AAR on being awarded the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification for its Tissue Culture Laboratory (published in New Straits Times dated 20 November 2010)\r\n...
(The mandarin version of this article is published in Alam Pertanian, issue 8, 2010. This article is translated from mandarin to English by SSH)\r\n(The Bahasa Malaysia version of this article is a...
\"油棕品种 - 矮种,高产量,高油量特点 - 打造丰硕收成油棕园\" (published in Alam Pertanian, issue 7, 2010)\r\n\r\n\r\n...
\"Baka Kelapa Sawit Terkini Untuk Meraih Hasil Yang Tinggi\" (published in Info Pertanian, issue 7, 2010)\r\n >>Mandarin version<<\r\n\r\n\r\n...
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Aerial Impression of AAR\'s New Complex\r\n\r\n\r\n[ngg_images source=\"albums\" container_ids=\"2\" display_type=\"photocrati-nextgen_basic_extended_album\" gallery_display_type=\"photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnai...
We regret to announce the sudden demise of a dear friend and colleague Madam Ho Yuk Wah recently. The International Oil Palm fraternity has lost a valuable member who had contributed so much to the in...
AAR moving into new office complex (published in The Star dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
Strong demand boosts CPO price (published in Financial Daily dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
Cheap oil palm replanting loans for smallholders (published in New Straits Times dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nOrder form\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nPreface\r\n\"There has never been a cover crop like this before in our plantations\" was the common comment that we heard at the Seminar and Field Tour on \" Mucuna bract...
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Centre for crop research (published in The Star dated 25 February 2007)\r\n...
Queen\'s Royal Visit to Goodenough College\r\n\r\nMr. Patrick Ng (second from left) was presented to the Queen of United Kingdom on 10 November 2006.\r\n\"Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen of United Kingdom would...
AA Resources optimistic of 20pc sales growth (published in New Straits Times dated 19/07/2006)\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nEditor\'s notes\r\nErrata\r\n1) Dr. Soh Aik Chin is Head of Agricultural Resources and not chief exe...
Cloned oil palms push up AAR revenue (published in The Star dated 19/07/2006)\r\n\r\nEditor\'s notes\r\nErrata\r\n1) Dr. Soh Aik Chin is Head of Agricultural Resources and not chief executive officer....
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWe are proud to announce that Dr Soh Aik Chin, the Head of Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd., has been awarded the Fellow of Academy Science for year 2006 under the biological scien...
Clones from Ijok (published in Malaysian Business dated 16-30 June 2006)\r\n\r\n\r\n...
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\r\n\r\n\r\nAAR wish to congratulate Madam Siti Norasikin Binti Moksen (Research Clerk) on her successful completion of the Executive Diploma in Management with Distinction from University of Malaya. It is ...
\r\nWe are proud to announce that Dr Soh Aik Chin, the Head of Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd., was presented the prestigious Malaysian Toray Science Foundation 2005 Science & Technology ...