Hue Seow Mun, Jasmine


PhD in Biotechnology (University of Malaya, Malaysia)


Telephone: (+603) 5514 6000, ext: 46116 (DID: 5514 6116)
Room number: 4-8-43 (Building 4, Level 8, No. 43)

Secondary Pathways in Plants, Plant Tissue Culture, Pest Management, Pedagogical Study in Biology 

Selected Journal Papers

Hue, S. , Boyce, A. N. , & Somasundram, C. (2014). Extraction from Agricultural Waste, Ipomoea batatas L. Lam Leaves as a Cheap Source of Natural Dye. International Journal of Environmental Bioremediation & Biodegradation, 2(1), 1-4.

Seow-Mun Hue, Amru Nasrulhaq Boyce and Chandran Somasundram (2012) Antioxidant activity, phenolic and flavonoid contents in the leaves of different varieties of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas), Australian Journal of Crop Science 6(3), 375-380 

Seow-Mun Hue, Amru Nasrulhaq Boyce and Chandran Somasundram (2011) Influence of Growth Stage and Variety on the Pigment Levels in Ipomoea batatas (Sweetpotato) Leaves, African Journal of Agricultural Research 6(10), 2379-2385, 18 May 2011 

Seow-Mun Hue, Amru Nasrulhaq Boyce & Chandran Somasundram (2011) Comparative Study on the Antioxidant Activity of Leaf Extract and Carotenoids Extract from Ipomoea batatas var. Oren (Sweetpotato) Leaves. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology Journal. 

Seow-Mun Hue, Amru Nasrulhaq Boyce & Chandran Somasundram (2011) Variation of Leaf and Storage Morphology in Ipomoea batatas (Sweetpotato) Varieties. ISHS Acta Horticulturae. 943, 73-79.


Seow-Mun Hue (2014) Developing Interactive Teaching Method Using Mobile Apps in Science Based Modules for Large Classes: Will it Work? Monash University Malaysia Symposium 29 October 2014 - Celebrating Innovative Learning Practices: Opportunity for Community Engagement and Collaboration, 29th October 2014

Molecular biology, Biotechnology, Recombinant DNA Technology, Plant Biochemistry, Crops Entomology 

Outstanding Individual Award (Young Achievers Category), Malaysia Book of Records, MBR Night of Achievers (2014) 

Honours Students (Completed)

  1. Low Min Yang (Sem 1, 2015)

Project title: Morphological and Molecular Characterization of Sweet Potato Weevil (Cylas formicarius) and Characterization of Chitin Synthase 1 (CHS1) Gene) 

  • Founding member, The Institution for Science Advancement (
  • Member, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (MSMBB)