Browsing by Author Boo, Mel Veen

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2015Aestivation induces changes in transcription and translation of coagulation factor II and fibrinogen gamma chain in the liver of the African lungfish Protopterus annectensHiong, Kum Chew; Tan, Xiang Ru; Boo, Mel Veen; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2021Basolateral Na⁺/Ca²⁺ exchanger 1 and Na⁺/K⁺-ATPase, which display light-1 enhanced gene and protein expression levels, could be involved in the absorption of exogenous Ca²⁺ through the ctenidium of the giant clam, Tridacna squamosaBoo, Mel Veen; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2019Calcium absorption in the fluted giant clam, Tridacna squamosa, may involve a homolog of voltage-gated calcium channel subunit α1 (CACNA1) that has an apical localization and displays light-enhanced protein expression in the ctenidiumCao-Pham, Anh H.; Hiong, Kum Chew; Boo, Mel Veen; Choo, Celine Yen Ling; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2020The fluted giant clam (Tridacna squamosa) increases the protein abundance of the host's copper-zinc superoxide dismutase in the colorful outer mantle, but not the whitish inner mantle, during light exposureChew, Shit Fun ; Koh, Clarissa Z. Y.; Hiong, Kum Chew; Boo, Mel Veen; Wong, Wai Peng; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2021The giant clam Tridacna squamosa quickly regenerates iridocytes and restores symbiont quantity and phototrophic potential to above-control levels in the outer mantle after darkness-induced bleachingIp, Yuen Kwong; Boo, Mel Veen; Mies, Miguel; Chew, Shit Fun 
2021Illumination enhances the protein abundance of sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca2+-ATPases-like transporter in the ctenidium and whitish inner mantle of the giant clam, Tridacna squamosa, to augment exogenous Ca2+ uptake and shell formation, respectivelyChan, Justin Wen Jie; Boo, Mel Veen; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2018Light exposure enhances urea absorption in the fluted giant clam, Tridacna squamosa, and up-regulates the protein abundance of a light-dependent urea active transporter, DUR3-like, in its ctenidiumChan, Christabel Y. L.; Hiong, Kum Chew; Boo, Mel Veen; Choo, Celine Yen Ling; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2015Light induces changes in activities of Na+/K+-ATPase, H+/K+-ATPase and glutamine synthetase in tissues involved directly or indirectly in light-enhanced calcification in the giant clam, Tridacna squamosaIp, Yuen Kwong; Ching, Biyun; Hiong, Kum Chew; Choo, Celine Yen Ling; Boo, Mel Veen; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun 
2022Molecular characterization and light-dependent expression of glycerol facilitator (GlpF) in coccoid Symbiodiniaceae dinoflagellates of the giant clam Tridacna squamosaTeng, Germaine Ching Yun; Boo, Mel Veen; Lam, Siew Hong; Pang, Caryn Zhiqin; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
 2021Molecular characterization, cellular localization and light-dependent expression of dinoflagellate vacuolar-type h+-atpase (VHA) subunit B in the colourful outer mantle of the giant clam, tridacna squamosa, indicate the involvement of VHA in CO2 uptake in the photosynthesizing symbiontsRaagavi Mani; Boo, Mel Veen; Poo, Jeslyn Shi Ting; Ng, Siow Y.; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2015Na+/K+-ATPase α-subunit (nkaα) Isoforms and their mRNA expression levels, overall Nkaα protein abundance, and kinetic properties of Nka in the skeletal muscle and three electric organs of the electric eel, electrophorus electricusChing, Biyun; Woo, Jia Min; Hiong, Kum Chew; Boo, Mel Veen; Choo, Celine Yen Ling; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2020Phototrophic potential and form II ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase expression in five organs of the fluted giant clam, Tridacna squamosaPoo, Jeslyn Shi Ting; Choo, Celine Yen Ling; Hiong, Kum Chew; Boo, Mel Veen; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2021Sodium-dependent phosphate transporter protein 1 is involved in the active uptake of inorganic phosphate in nephrocytes of the kidney and the translocation of Pi into the tubular epithelial cells in the outer mantle of the giant clam, Tridacna squamosaIp, Yuen Kwong; Boo, Mel Veen; Poo, Jeslyn Shi Ting; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun 
 2022Sodium-dependent phosphate transporter protein 1 is involved in the active uptake of inorganic phosphate in Nephrocytes of the kidney and the translocation of Pi into the tubular epithelial cells in the outer mantle of the giant clam, Tridacna squamosaIp, Yuen Kwong; Boo, Mel Veen; Poo, Jeslyn Shi Ting; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun 
2020Symbiodiniaceae dinoflagellates express urease in three subcellular compartments and upregulate its expression levels in situ in three organs of a giant clam (Tridacna squamosa) during illuminationIp, Yuen Kwong; Teng, Germaine Ching Yun; Boo, Mel Veen; Poo, Jeslyn Shi Ting; Hiong, Kum Chew; Kim, Hyoju; Wong, Wai Peng; Chew, Shit Fun 
 2022Symbiotic dinoflagellates of the giant clam, tridacna squamosa, express ammonium transporter 2 at the plasma membrane and increase its expression levels during illuminationPang, Caryn Zhiqin; Boo, Mel Veen; Ip, Yuen Kwong; Chew, Shit Fun 
2022Symbiotic dinoflagellates of the giant clam, tridacna squamosa, express an extracellular Alpha carbonic anhydrase associated with the plasma membrane to promote HCO3− dehydration and CO2 uptake during illuminationRaagavi Mani; Boo, Mel Veen; Ng, Siow Y.; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
 2021Transepithelial absorption of exogenous inorganic carbon in the ctenidium of the giant clam, Tridacna squamosa involves a basolateral electrogenic Na+-HCO3- cotransporter 1 that displays light-enhanced gene and protein expression levelsBoo, Mel Veen; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2021Using form II ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase to estimate the phototrophic potentials of Symbiodinium, Cladocopium and Durusdinium in various organs of the fluted giant clam, Tridacna squamosa, and to evaluate their responses to light upon isolation from the hostPoo, Jeslyn Shi Ting; Boo, Mel Veen; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong
2021Using glutamine synthetase 1 to evaluate the symbionts' potential of ammonia assimilation and their responses to illumination in five organs of the giant clam, Tridacna squamosaTeh, Leanne S. X.; Poo, Jeslyn Shi Ting; Boo, Mel Veen; Chew, Shit Fun ; Ip, Yuen Kwong