TRAN Linh Thuoc, PhD

Department of Molecular & Environmental Biotechnology
Cancer Research Laboratory
University of Science, VNUHCM
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (+84) 287 3089 899

Scientific Education

- 1983: University Ho Chi Minh City, BSc. in Biology
- 1992: Kyoto University, Japan, Master Degree in Applied Microbiology, Food Science and Technology
- 1995: Kyoto University, Japan, Doctor Degree in Applied Microbiology, Food Science and Technology

Academic & Research Experience

- Microbial diversity and application of microbial resources
- Rapid methods in microbiology and application in food quality assurance
- Development of cell surface-engineered microbes for application in agriculture, industry and environment
- Gene expression system and production of recombinant protein
- Application of bioinformatics in biotechnology research

Publication List (selected from 2013-now)


  1. NTQ Tram, NTT Trang, DTP Thao, TL Thuoc. Production of Polyclonal Anti-dUCH (Drosophila Ubiquitin Carboxyl-Terminal Hydrolase) Antibodies, Monoclonal Antibodies in Immunodiagnosis and Immunotherapy, 32(2):105-12,
  2. Tram NT, Trang NT, Thao DTP, Thuoc TL, Production of Polyclonal Anti-dUCH (Drosophila Ubiquitin Carboxyl-terminal Hydrolase) Antibodies. Monoclonal Antibodies in Immunodiagnosis and Immunotherapy, 32(2), 105-112, 2013.
  3. Yen TT,Thao DTThuoc TL, An overview on keratinocyte growth factor: from the molecular properties to clinical applications, Protein Pept Lett, 21(3):306-317, 2014.
  4. Suong DN,Thao DTP, Masamitsu YThuoc TL, Ubiquitin carboxyl hydrolase L1 significance for human diseases, Protein Pept Lett, 21(7):624-630, 2014.
  5. PTP Trang, TL Thuoc, W Schumann, ND Hoang, Development of Pgrac100-based expression vectors allowing high protein production levels in Bacillus subtilis and relatively low basal expression in Escherichia coli, Microbial Cell Factories, 14:72, 2015.
  6. TTK Hanh, TM Thuong, NV Long, NTT My, NTL Thuong, TL Thuoc, PB Thang, D Mott, S Maenosono, TV Hieu, LV Hieu, Synthesis and surface functionalization of Fe3O4-SiO2 core-shell nanoparticles with 3-glycidoxypropyltrimethoxysilane and 1,1′-carbonyldiimidazole for bio-applications, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 504, 1–8, 2016.
  7. TA Minh, NT Thao, NC Thuan, HTX Mai, NC Tri, TM Thuong, TL Thuoc, SP Cartwright, RM Bill, TV Hieu, Pichia pastoris versus Saccharomyces cerevisiae: a case study on the recombinant production of human granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor, BMC Research Notes, 10:148, 2017.
  8. NC Thuan, NT Thao, NT Thuy, NTP Phong, NA Dzung, TL Thuoc, TV Hieu, Preparation and in vitro evaluation of FGF-2 incorporated
    carboxymethyl chitosan nanoparticles, Carbohydrate Polymers, 173, 114–120, 2017.