Hunsa Prawat, Ph.D.

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Affiliation: Laboratory of Natural Products (R503; Ext. 1514-5)
Office: R514A (Ext. 1522)
E-mail: hunsa@cri.or.th

Education

1985B.Sc. (Education (Chemistry))Prince of Songkhla University, Thailand
1989M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry)Mahidol University, Thailand
1998Ph.D. (Organic Chemistry)Mahidol University, Thailand

Research Interests

Bioassay-guided studies on chemical constituents of plants and marine sources (anticancer, antimalarial and chemopreventive)

Selected Publications

  1. Mahidol C, Prawat H, Sangpetsiripan S, Ruchirawat S. Bioactive scalaranes from the Thai sponge Hyrtios gumminae. J. Nat. Prod. 2009; 72:1870-1874.
  2. Youngsa-ad W, Ngamrojanavanich N, Mahidol C, Ruchirawat S, Prawat H, Kittakoop P. Diterpenoids from the Roots of Croton oblongifolius. Planta Med. 2007; 73: 1491-1494.
  3. Mahidol C, Prawat H, Kaweetripob W, Ruchirawat S. Regioisomers of Acylcoumarins from the Flowers of Mammea siamensis. Nat. Prod. Commun. 2007; 2: 557-564.
  4. Athikomkulchai S, Prawat H, Thasana N, Ruangrungsi N, Ruchirawat S. COX-1, COX-2 Inhibitors and Antifungal Agents from Croton hutchinsonianus. Chem. Pharm. Bull. 2006; 54: 262-264.
  5. Mahidol C, Prawat H, Prachyawarakorn V, Ruchirawat S. Investigation of Some Bioactive Thai Medicinal Plants. Phytochemistry Reviews 2002; 1: 287-297.
  6. Mahidol C, Kaweetripob W, Prawat H, Ruchirawat S. Mammea Coumarins from the Flowers of Mammea siamensis. J. Nat. Prod. 2002; 65: 757-760.
  7. Mahidol C, Prawat H, Kaweetripob W, Ruchirawat S. Two New Pyranoflavanones from the Stems of Derris reticulata. Heterocycles 2002; 57: 1287-1292.