Scientific Achievements

Awards :

  1. Kedah State Scholar (LBNK)- July, 1983 - July, 1987
  2. British Commonwealth Scholar (ODASSs) - October, 1990 - February, 1994
  3. Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Scholar (JSPS) - March, 1998 - March, 2000

Publications :

Peer-reviewed :
  1. Sim, K.L. and Creamer, T.P. Protein simple sequence conservation. Protein Science: Structure, Function & Bioinformatics, 54, pp. 629-638 (2004).
  2. Sim, K.L. and Creamer, T.P. Abundance and distributions of eukaryote protein simple sequences. Mol. Cell. Proteomics 1, pp. 983-995 (2002).
  3. Sim, K.L., Uchida, T., and Miyano, S. ProDDO : a database of disordered proteins from the Protein Data Bank (PDB). Bioinformatics 17(4), pp. 379-380 (2001).
  4. Maruyama, O., Uchida, T.,Sim, K.L. and Miyano, S. Designing views in HypothesisCreator: System for assisting in discovery. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (Proc. Second International Conference on Discovery Science). 1721, pp. 115-127 (1999).
  5. Akutsu, T. and Sim, K.L. Protein threading based on multiple protein structure alignment. Genome Informatics Workshop (1999). (Eds. Asai, K., Miyano, S. and Takagi, T.; Universal Academy Press, Inc. Tokyo, Japan) pp. 23-29.
  6. Usuzaka, S., Sim, K.L., Tanaka, M., Matsuno, H. and Miyano, S. A machine learning approach to reducing the work of experts in article selection from database: A case study for the regulatory relations of Saccharomyces cerevisiae genes in MEDLINE. Genome Informatics Workshop (1998).(Eds. Miyano, S. & Takagi, T; Universal Academy Press, Inc. Tokyo, Japan) pp. 91-101.
  7. Sim, K.L. Purification and preliminary characterisation of praelongin phospholipases,antiplatelet agents from the snake venom of Acanthophis praelongus. Biochem. Biophys. Acta.1379, pp. 198-206 (1998).
  8. Sim, K.L. and Perry, D. The preincubation effect on swainsonine inhibition of Jack Bean alpha-mannosidase. In the Biotechnology section of the Third Electronic Glycoscience Conference-3 (EGC-3) (1997).
  9. Sim, K.L. and Perry, D. Analysis of swainsonine and its early metabolic precursors in cultures of Metarhizium anisopliae. In the Biotechnology section of the First Electronic Glycoscience Conference (EGC-1) (1995). (Paper version) Glycoconjugate J., 14, pp.661-668 (1997).
  10. Sim, K.L. and Perry, D. Swainsonine production by Metarhizium anisopliae determined by means of an enzymatic assay. Mycological Research, 99(9), pp. 1078-1082 (1995).