Johan Ariff Mohtar
Graduate Student
Universiti Malaysia Perlis
Kampus UniCiti Alam, Sungai Chuchuh, Padang Besar, Perlis Malaysia

Areas of Expertise:
Protein engineering, animal cell culture, recombinant DNA technology

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For the past two years, I have been engaging in the spider silk research for tissue engineering application. Spider silk gland from the basal lineage of spider species provides a promising platform as a potential bioreactor for recombinant protein production. I am pursuing a PhD study in the effort of developing transgenic social spiders for such purpose