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Researcher: Perera, AP (Mrs Agampodi Perera)

Fields of Research

Medical Genetics (excl. Cancer Genetics)
Innate Immunity
Ophthalmology
Infectious Diseases
Medical Bacteriology
Nutritional Physiology
Cancer Diagnosis
Genetic Immunology
Optical Technology
Analytical Chemistry

Research Objectives

Cancer and Related Disorders
Digestive System Disorders
Infectious Diseases
Hearing, Vision, Speech and Their Disorders
Immune System and Allergy
Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A human origin strain Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS-1 exhibits superior in vitro probiotic efficacy in comparison to plant or dairy origin probiotics; International Journal of Medical Sciences
A rapid amplification/detection assay for analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using an isothermal and silicon bio-photonic sensor complex; Biosensors & bioelectronics
Comparison of candidate materials for a synthetic osteo-odonto keratoprosthesis device; Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Hevin plays a pivotal role in corneal wound healing; PLoS One
Label-free DNA sensor for detection of bladder cancer biomarkers in urine; Sensors and Actuators - B: Chemical
Label-free methylation specific sensor based on silicon microring resonators for detection and quantification of DNA methylation biomarkers in bladder cancer; Sensors and Actuators - B: Chemical
Label-free, PCR-free chip-based detection of telomerase activity in bladder cancer cells; Biosensors and Bioelectronics
Mach-Zehnder interferometer (MZI) point-of-care system for rapid multiplexed detection of microRNAs in human urine specimens; Biosensors & bioelectronics
Mach–Zehnder interferometer (MZI) point-of-care system for rapid multiplexed detection of microRNAs in human urine specimens; Biosensors and Bioelectronics
MCC950, a specific small molecule inhibitor of NLRP3 inflammasome attenuates colonic inflammation in spontaneous colitis mice; Scientific Reports
NLRP3 Inhibitors as Potential Therapeutic Agents for Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Current Pharmaceutical Design
NLRP3 inhibitors as potential therapeutic agents for treatment of inflammatory bowel disease
Oxidation of cyclohexene in a simple capillary-microreactor; International Journal of Nanoscience
Plasmonic nanohole arrays for monitoring growth of bacteria and antibiotic susceptibility test; Sensors and Actuators - B: Chemical
Real-time, label-free isothermal solid-phase amplification/detection (ISAD) device for rapid detection of genetic alteration in cancers; Lab on A Chip
Solid phase nucleic acid extraction technique in a microfluidic chip using a novel non-chaotropic agent: dimethyl adipimidate; Lab on A Chip
Solid phase nucleic acid extraction technique in a microfluidic chip using a novel non-chaotropic agent: dimethyl adipimidate; Lab on A Chip

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision