TECHNICAL SERVICES

Services Person In Charge
  • Authentication and Safety Testing of Herbal Raw Material
    • Microscopic & macroscopic identification
    • Chemical analysis (HPLC, HPTLC)
    • Microbial contamination
    • Heavy metal content

Dr. Zunoliza binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7330
zunoliza[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Ummu Hani binti Badron
Tel. no: 03-6279 7602
ummuhani[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Identification
    • Scientific name of medicinal and aromatic plants
    • Microscopic characteristics of medicinal and aromatic plants – leaf, root, stem & fruit cross section (lamina, margin, midrib & petiole)
    • Powder microscopic characteristics of medicinal and aromatic plants
    • Herbarium specimen of medicinal and aromatic plants preparation

Tan Ai Lee
Tel. no: 03-6279 7671
tanal[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Ummu Hani binti Badron
Tel. no: 03-6279 7602
ummuhani[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Post-harvest Processing
    • Washing and Drying
    • Grinding and Packaging

Hada Masayu binti Ismail @ Dahlan
Tel. no: 03-6279 7781
hada[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Sharmizi bin Ismail
Tel. no: 019-3680019
sharmizi[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Anti-inflammatory Test
    • Sample extraction
    • Anti-lipoxygenase
    • Anti-xanthine oxidase
    • Anti-hyaluronidase
    • Anti-protein denaturation

Dr. Mazura binti Md. Pisar
Tel. no: 03-6279 7359
mazura[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • In-vitro Toxicology Test
    • Vero (kidney)
    • WRL-68 (liver)
    • BALB/3T3 clone A31 (fibroblast)

Dr. Mary Khoo Gaik Hong
Tel. no: 03-6279 7342
mary[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Rohana binti Sahdan
Tel. no: 03-6279 7608
rohana[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Antioxidant Test
    • DPPH Free radical scavenging
    • Oxygen radical absorbance capacity – Hydrophilic (H-ORAC)
    • Oxygen radical absorbance capacity – Lipophilic (L-ORAC)
    • Anti-elastase inhibition (Anti-aging)
    • Tyrosinase inhibition (Skin-whitening)
    • Total phenolic content
    • Xanthine/Xanthine oxidase superoxide scavenging

Ihsan Safwan bin Kamarazaman
Tel. no: 03-6279 7713
ihsan[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Antidiabetic Test
    • α-Amylase inhibition
    • α-Glucosidase inhibition

Dr. Nik Musaadah binti Mustapha
Tel. no: 03-6279 7345
musaadah[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Firdaus bin Kamarulzaman
Tel. no: 03-6279 7346
firdauskamarul[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Antimicrobial Potential Assessment
    • Minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC)
    • Minimum bacteriocidal concentration (MBC)
  • Disinfectant/Antiseptic Product Evaluation

Dr. Mastura binti Mohtar
Tel. no: 03-6279 7351/ 7604
mastura[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Mazurah binti Mohd. Isa
Tel. no: 03-6279 7602/ 7604
mazurah[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Invitro Anticancer Screening

Dr. Nurhanan Murni binti Yunos
Tel. no: 03-6279 7659
hanan[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Bacterial Identification (16S rDNA)

Dr. Getha A/P R.Krishnasamy
Tel. no: 03-6279 7652
getha[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Hema A/P Thopla Govender
Tel. no: 03-6279 7658
hema[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Anticholesterol Test
  • In-vitro Antiobesity Test
  • Acute in-vivo  Toxicity Test

Dr. Mohd Kamal bin Nik Hasan
Tel. no: 03-6279 7350/7728
mohdkamal[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Extraction
    • Sample drying & grinding
    • Organic solvent extraction
    • Aqueous extraction

Norhayati binti Ismail
Tel. no: 03-6279 7657
norhayati[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Essential Oil Distillation/Extraction
    • Laboratory scale distillation (1 kg)
    • Pilot scale distillation (30 kg)
    • Pilot scale distillation (60 kg)
    • Supercritical fluid extraction (SFE) (1 L)

Mailina binti Jamil
Tel. no: 03-62797344/ 7364
mailina[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Saidatul Husni binti Saidin
Tel. no: 03-62797344/ 7364
saidatul[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Dr. Abd. Majid bin Jalil
Tel. no: 03-62797338/ 7364
majid[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Moisture Content (Azeotropic) Determination
  • Physico-chemical Test
    • Specific gravity
    • Refractive index
    • Optical rotation
    • Density
    • Flash point
  • Gas Chromatography (GC) Analysis
  • Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GS/MS) Analysis
  • Headspace/Solid Phase Micro Extraction – Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Analysis (HS/SPME-GS/MS) Analysis

Mailina binti Jamil
Tel. no: 03-62797344/ 7364
mailina[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Dr. Abd. Majid bin Jalil
Tel. no: 03-62797338/ 7364
majid[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Agarwood Extractive Content Analysis
  • Agarwood Woodchip Quality Assessment (electronic nose)
  • Agarwood Oil Quality Assessment (electronic nose)
  • Agarwood image-resin screening test
  • Package A: Agarwood Oil Quality Assessment
    • Physico-chemical test
    • Gas chromatography (GC) analysis
    • Gas chromatography/Mass spectrometry (GC/MS) analysis
    • Electronic nose analysis
  • Package B: Agarwood Woodchip Quality Assessment
    • Agarwood extractive content analysis
    • Headspace/Solid phase micro extraction-Gas chromatography/Mass spectrometry analysis (HS/SPME-GC/MS) Analysis
    • Electronic nose analysis

Mailina binti Jamil
Tel. no: 03-62797344/ 7364
mailina[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Dr. Abd. Majid bin Jalil
Tel. no: 03-62797338/ 7364
majid[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Saidatul Husni binti Saidin
Tel. no: 03-62797349/ 7348
saidatul[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Quality Test
    • Ash content
      (total ash & acid insoluble ash)
    • Extractive value
      (Water soluble – hot & cold method) (Ethanol soluble – hot & cold method)

Dr. Zunoliza binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7339
zunoliza[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Phytochemical Screening Test
    • Alkaloids, saponins,  flavonoids, tannins, steroids & triterpenes
  • UV-Vis Spectroscopic Analysis
    • Flavonoid content
    • Sugar content
    • Polysaccharide content
    • Saponin content

Dr. Fauziah binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7361
fauziahabdullah[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Abd Rashid bin Li
Tel. no: 03-6279 7337
abdrashid[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Infrared (IR) Spectroscopic Analysis
  • NMR Spectroscopic Analysis
    • 1H & 13C
    • COSY, HSQC, HMBS & NOESY
  • HPLC Analysis
    • General profiling
    • Qualitative analysis
    • Quantitative analysis

Dr. Zunoliza binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7339
zunoliza[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Eurycomanone  Analysis (UPLC method)

Dr. Fauziah binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7361
fauziahabdullah[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • HPTLC Analysis (Detection by H2SO4)
    • General profiling
    • Qualitative analysis

Dr. Zunoliza binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7339
zunoliza[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • LC-MS Analysis (Compound/Semi-pure fraction)
    • LC-MS ion trap MS full scan
    • LC-MS Orbitrap MS full scan
    • Direct infusion ion trap MS full scan
    • Direct infusion Orbitrap MS full scan

Dr. Fauziah binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7361
fauziahabdullah[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Heavy Metal Test
    • Arsenic (As)
    • Lead (Pb)
    • Mercury (Hg)
    • Cadmium (Cd)

Dr. Nor Hayati binti Abdullah
Tel. no: 03-6279 7357
norhayatiab[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Microbial Contamination Test
    • Total aerobic micro-organisms count (TAMC) & Total combined yeast and mould count (TYMC)
    • Specified micro-organisms (Escherichia coliSalmonella spp., Staphylococcus aureusPseudomonas aeruginosaCandida albicans & Bile tolerant gram negative bacteria

Norulaiman binti Yusoff
Tel. no: 03-62797783
norulaiman[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Physical Test
    • Disintegration (Capsule & Tablet)
    • Weight uniformity (Capsule & Tablet)
    • Moisture content (Herbal raw material)
    • Stability*

*Subject to further discussion

Nurhazwani binti Mohd Hirmizi
Tel. no: 03-62797785
nurhazwani[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Particle Size Analysis (Nanometer)
  • Zeta Potential Analysis (Nanometer)
  • Product Formulation (personal care, cosmetic, nutraceutical, food & beverage)*

*Subject to further discussion

Saidatul Husni binti Saidin
Tel. no: 03-62797349/ 7348
saidatul[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

Noor Rasyila binti Mohamed Noor
Tel. no: 03-6279 7782
rasyila[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my

  • Other Services:

    • Plot Rental for Herbal Planting
    • Sales of Selected Herbal Raw Material/Plantlet/Seedling

Dr. Fadzureena binti Jamaludin
Tel. no: 03-62797607/ 7612
fadzureena[at]frim[dot]gov[dot]my