Dr. Thichakorn Jittawuttipoka

Name: Dr. Thichakorn Jittawuttipoka

Office address: Center for Biologics Research and Development (CBRD), Chulabhorn Research Institute, 54 Kamphaeng Phet 6 Talat Bang Khen, Lak Si, Bangkok 10210, Thailand

Tel: +662-5532704(office), +6681-6997494(mobile)

Positions: Research Scholar, Center for Biologics Research and Development (CBRD), Chulabhorn Research Institute

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests

  1. Bioprocess for Biologic Drugs
  2. Biologics, Monoclonal Antibody, Biosimilar

Education and Degrees:

Mahidol University, Bangkok, 2000-2009

  • Ph.D, Biotechnology, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, 2004-2009
  • B.Sc.  (Second  Hornors),  Medical  Technology  Mahidol  University,  Bangkok,  Thailand, 2000-2003

Academic Activities


  • Ph.D. Student Research Training Fellowship, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA, 2008
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Commissariat à l’énergie atomique (CEA), Saclay, France, 2010-2012
  • Researcher, Mitr Phol Research and Innovation Center, Pathum Thani, Thailand, 2012-2015

Local Awards & Honours

  • Royal Golden Jubilee Ph.D. Scholarship (RGJ), Thailand, 2004-2009
  • The Excellent Poster Award from MUSC Graduate Research Exposition (GradExpo), Mahidol University, Thailand, 2009
  • Outstanding Thesis Award from National Research Council of Thailand, 2011


A. Research Articles in International Journals

  1. Fuangthong, M., Jittawuttipoka, T., Wisitkamol, R., Romsang, A., Duang-Nkern, J., Vattanaviboon, P., Mongkolsuk S. IscR plays a role in oxidative stress resistance and pathogenicity of a plant pathogen, Xanthomonas campestris. Microbiol Res. 2014.
  2. Ortega-Ramo, M., Jittawuttipoka, T., Saenkham, P., Czarnecka-Kwasiborski, A., Bottin, H., Cassier- Chauvat, C., Chauvat, F. Engineering Synechocystis PCC6803 for hydrogen production: influence on the tolerance to oxidative and sugar stresses. Metabolic Engineering. PLoS ONE. 2014; 9(2): e89372.
  3. Jittawuttipoka, T., Planchon, M., Spalla, O., Benzerara, K., Guyot, F., Cassier-Chauvat, C., Chauvat,

F., Scheffers,  Dirk-Jan.  Multidisciplinary Evidences  that  Synechocystis  PCC6803  Exopolysaccharides Operate in Cell Sedimentation and Protection against Salt and Metal Stresses, PLoS ONE. 2013; 8(2): e55564.

  1. Planchon, M., Jittawuttipoka, T., Cassier-Chauvat, C., Guyot, F., Chauvat, F.,   Spalla, O. Influence of exopolysaccharides  on  the  electrophoretic  properties  of  the  model  cyanobacterium  Synechocystis. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2013; 110: 171-7.
  2. Planchon,   M.,   Jittawuttipoka,  T.,   Cassier-Chauvat,  C.,   Guyot,   F.,   Chauvat,   F.,      Spalla,   O.

Exopolysaccharides protect Synechocystis against the deleterious effects of titanium dioxide nanoparticles in natural and artificial waters.  J Colloid Interface Sci. 2013; 405: 35-43.

  1. Somprasong, N., Jittawuttipoka, T.,  Duangnkern, J.,  Romsang,  A.,   Chaiyen,  P.,  Schweizer,  HP.,

Vattanaviboon,  P.,  and  Mongkolsuk  S.  Pseudomonas  aeruginosa  thiol  peroxidase  protects  against hydrogen peroxide toxicity and atypical patterns of gene expression and regulation. . J Bacteriol. 2012;

194(15): 3904-12.

  1. Jittawuttipoka, T., Fuangthong, M., Vattanaviboon, P., and Mongkolsuk S. Mutations of ferric uptake

regulator (fur) impair iron homeostasis, growth, oxidative stress survival, and virulence of Xanthomonas campestris pv.campestris. Arch Microbiol. 2010; 192(5): 331-9.

  1. Jittawuttipoka, T., Buranajitpakorn, S., Vattanaviboon, P., and Mongkolsuk, S. The catalase-peroxidase

KatG is required for virulence of Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris in a host plant by providing protection against low levels of H2O2. J Bacteriol. 2009; 191: 7372-7.

  1. Jittawuttipoka, T.,  Buranajitpakorn,  S.,  Fuangthong,  M.,  Schweizer,  H.P.,  Vattanaviboon,  P.,  and

Mongkolsuk S. Mni-Tn7 vectors as genetic tools for gene cloning at a single copy number in an industrially important and phytopathogenic bacteria, Xanthomonas spp. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2009; 298: 111-117.

  1. Lawung, R., Buatiang, A., Jittawuttipoka, T., Rittiroongrad, S. and Prachayasittikul, V. Increasing trend of multiple resistance and genomic mobility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae to penicillin and quinolone. EXCLI

Journal. 2005; 4: 130-140.


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