Kwunchit Oungbho, Ph.D.


Kwunchit Oungbho, Ph. D. 

Born : 1962
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Academic Rank : Assistant Professor

Education :
2003 Postdoctoral fellow (Nanotechnology), Drug Delivery, Seoul National University, Korea
1997 Dr. rer. nat., Pharmaceutical Technology, Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
1988 MS. (Pharmaceutics) Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
1985 BPharm. (second honor) Prince of Songkla University, Thailand

Research Project :
Chitosan, Nanotechnology, Cell cultures in Drug delivery systems, Tissue engineering, and Cosmetics

Journal Articles :

  • Prasad, R.G.S.V.  and Oungbho, K. Controlled release of polyethyleneimine-simvastatin acid nanoparticles from conducting matrices and their osteogenic potential. Asian J. Pharm., 12(1):18-24, 2018.
  • Saah, S. and Oungbho, K. Scaffolds of fish skin gelatin from unicorn leatherjackets (Aluterus monoceros) reinforced with chitosan for bone tissue engineering. Chiang Mai J. Sci. 44(4):1611-1623., 2017.
  • Rangabhatla, A.S., Tantishaiyakul, V., Oungbho, K. and Boonrat, O. Fabrication of pluronic and methylcellulose for etidronate delivery and their application for osteogenesis. International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 499(1-2):110-118, 2016.
  • Rangabhatla, A., Tantishaiyakul, V. and Oungbho, K. Etidronate Loaded Gelatin Nanoparticles by Nanoprecipitation. Latin American Journal of Pharmacy, 34(8): 1684-1687, 2015.
  • Songkro, S., Sirikatitham, A., Sungkarak, S., Buaking, K., Wungsintaweekul, J., Maneenuan, D. and Oungbho, K. Characterization of aromatherapy massage oils prepared from virgin coconut oil and some essential oils. JAOCS, Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society, 87 (1): 93-107, 2010.
  • Benjakul, S., Oungbho, K., Visessanguan, W., Thiansilakul, Y. and Roytrakul, S. 2009. Characteristics of gelatin from the skins of bigeye snapper, Priacanthus tayenus and Priacanthus macracanthus. Food Chemistry, 116 (2): 445-451.
  • Kraithep, S., Oungbho, K. and Tewtrakul, S. 2008. Anti-allergic activity of Thai medicinal plants used in longevity formulation. Songklanakarin Journal of Science and Technology, 30 (5), pp: 621-625.
  • Wongpoowarak, W., Pichayakorn, W., Oungbho, K., Boontaweesakul, W., Sirivongmongkol, S., and Boonme, P. Model of degradation kinetics for coconut oil at various heating temperatures. Silapakorn U. Science & Tech J. , : 43-49, 2008.
  • Kanjanamaneesathian, M., Wiwattanapatapee, R., Pengnoo, A., Oungbho, K. and Chumthong, A. Efficacy of novel formulations of Bacillus megaterium in suppressing sheath blight of rice caused by Rhizoctonia solani. Plant Pathology Journal, 6 (2); 195-201, 2007.
  • Vechasilp J, Tangtrakulwanich B, Oungbho K, and Yuenyongsawad S, The efficacy of methotrexate-impregnated hydroxyapatite composites on human mammary carcinoma cells. J. Orthopaed. Surg.; 15(1):56-61, 2007.
  • P. Arpornmaeklong, N. Suwatwirote, P. Pripatnanont and K. Oungbho. Growth and differentiation of mouse osteoblasts on chitosan–collagen sponges. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 36 (4): 328-337. 2007.
  • Krisanapiboon, A., Buranapanitkit, B., Oungbho, K. Biocompatability of hydroxyapatite composite as a local drug delivery system. Journal of orthopaedic surgery (Hong Kong) 14 (3), pp. 315-318. 2006.
  • Limmonthol, S., Nuntanaranont, T., Oungbho, K. and Sattayasansakul, W. Use of chtisan –gelatin sponge as a bone substitute material in rabbit model, J. Dent. Assoc. Thai, 54, 162-169. 2005.
  • Buranapanitkit, B., Srinilta, V., Ingviga, N., Oungbho, K., Geater, A. and Ovatlarnporn, C. The Efficacy of a Hydroxyapatite Composite as a Biodegradable Antibiotic Delivery System. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 424: 244-252, 2004.
  • Oungbho, K. and Mueller, B.W. Chitosan sponges as drug carriers. Int. J. Pharm., 156: 229-237, 1997.
  • Oungbho, K. and Mueller, B.W. Chitosan-gelatin sponges as drug carrier systems. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci., 4 (Suppl.): S155, 1996
  • Oungbho, K. and Mueller, B.W. Release of triamcinolone acetonide from gelatin-chitosan sponges. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci., 42 (Suppl.): 35S, 1996.
  • Oungbho, K. and Mueller, B.W. Biodegradable sponges as drug carriers for oral and parenteral application. Pharm. Res., 13 (Suppl.): S-212, 1996.
  • Presentations:
  • Oungbho,K., Songkarak S., Plubrukarn A., Subhadhirasakul S., and Puttipipatkhachorn, S. Preparation of Chitosan-alginate Microsphere containing Centella asiatica extract. Proceedings of the 5th Asia Pacific Chitin and Chitosan Symposium, Advances in Chitin Science 5, 656-661, 2002.
  • Oungbho, K., Songkarak S., Plubrukarn, A., Subhadhirasakul S., and Puttipipatkhachorn, S. Controlled release of Asiaticoside and Madecassoside from Chitosan-alginate Microspheres containing Centella asiatica extract. 29th International Symposium on Controlled Release of Bioactive Materials, Seoul, Korea, 20-25 July, 2002.
  • Oungbho, K., Songkarak S., Plubrukarn A., Subhadhirasakul S., and Puttipipatkhachorn, S. Preparation of Chitosan-alginate Microsphere containing Centella asiatica extract.Poster Presentation. Thailand Reseach Fund, Postdoctoral Fellowship Meeting, Kanchanaburi, Thailand, 12-14 October, 2001.
  • Oungbho, K., Tangpongsirikul,K., Songkarak S., Plubrukarn A. Mucoadhesive Chitosan Gels for Topical Delivery of Centella asiatica. Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress, 61st International Congress of FIP 1, Singapore, 2001.
  • Oungbho, K., Plubrukarn A., Songkarak S., Subhadhirasakul S. and Puttipipatkhachorn, S. Herbal extracts in novel cosmetic delivery. NRCT-JSPS Core University System Pharmceutical Sciences, the Fifth Seminar Natural Medicines, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, 15 November, 2000.

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