Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nattaya Sae-ung


• B.Sc. in Medical Technology
• M.Sc. in Clinical Pathology  
•  Ph.D. in Medical Technology

Academic Position

Associate Professor

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Research interest :

• Thalassemia and related disorders
• Kidney disease and laboratory finding in clinical microscopy

Publication :

  • Karnpean R, Fucharoen G, Fucharoen S, Sae-ung N, Kanokwan Sanchaisuriya, Ratanasiri T. Accurate prenatal diagnosis of Hb Bart's hydrops fetalis in daily practice with a double-check PCR system. Acta Haematol 2009;121:227-33.
  • Srivorakun H, Fucharoen G, Sae-Ung N, Sanchaisuriya K, Ratanasiri T, Fucharoen S. Analysis of fetal blood using capillary electrophoresis system: a simple method for prenatal diagnosis of severe thalassemia diseases. Eur J Haematol. 2009;83:57-65.
  • Savongsy O, Fucharoen S, Fucharoen G, Sanchaisuriya K, Sae-ung N. Thalassemia and hemoglobinopathies in pregnant Lao women: carrier screening, prevalence and molecular basis. Ann Hematol 2008;87:647-54.
  • Tungwiwat W, Fucharoen G, Fucharoen S, Ratanasiri T, Sanchaisuriya K, Sae-ung N. Application of maternal plasma DNA analysis for non-invasive prenatal diagnosis of Hb E-beta-thalassemia. Transl Res 2007; 150: 319-25.
  • Fucharoen S, Fucharoen G, Sae-Ung N, Sanchaisuriya K. Thalassemia intermedia associated with the Hb Constant Spring EE Bart’s disease in pregnancy: A molecular and hematological analysis. Blood Cells Mol Dis 2007; 39: 195-8.
  • Sae-ung N, Fucharoen G, Sanchaisuriya K, Fucharoen S. ao-Thalassemia and related disorders in northeast Thailand: a molecular and hematological characterization. Acta Haematol 2007; 117: 78-82.
  • Sae-ung N, Matsushima T, Choi i, Abe Y, Winichagoon P, Fucharoen S, Nawata H, Muta K. Role of NF-kB in regulation of apoptosis of erythroid progenitor cells. Eur J Haematol 2005: 74 (4), 315–323. (Thesis of Doctor of Philosophy degree).
  • Fucharoen G, Sanchaisuriya K, Sae-ung N, Dangwibul S, Fucharoen S. A simplified screening strategy for thalassaemia and haemoglobin E in rural communities in south-east Asia.  Bull World Health Organ. 2004; 82: 364-72.
  • Sanchaisuriya K, Fucharoen G, Sae-ung N, Jetsrisuparb A, Fucharoen S. Molecular and hematologic features of hemoglobin E heterozygotes with different forms of a-thalassemia in Thailand. Ann Hematol 2003; 82: 612-6.
  • Fucharoen G, Fucharoen S, Sanchaisuriya K, Sae-ung N, Suyasunanond U, Sriwilai P, Chinorak P. Frequency distribution and haplotypic heterogeneity of bE-globin gene among eight minority groups of Northeast Thailand. Hum Hered 2002; 53: 18-22.
  • Sanchaisuriya K, Fucharoen G, Sae-ung N, Siriratmanawong N, Surapot S, Fucharoen S. Molecular characterization of hemoglobin C in Thailand. Am J Hematol 2001; 67: 189-93.
  • Fucharoen G, Fucharoen S, Wilai Y, Chinoluck P, Khunsuk S, Sanchaisuriya K, Sae-ung N. Beta-globin gene haplotypes in some minor ethnic groups in Thailand. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 1997; 28(suppl.3): 115-9.
  • Fucharoen S,  Fucharoen G, Sae-ung N,  Sanchaisuriya K, Fukumaki  Y. Molecular and hematological characterization of Hb Tak and Hb Pyrgos in Thailand. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 1997; 28(suppl.3): 110-4.
  • Sanchaisuriya K, Fucharoen G, Sae-ung N, Sae-ue N, Baisungneon R, Jetsrisuparb A, Fucharoen S . Molecular and hematological characterization of Hb E heterozygote with a-thalassemia determinants. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 1997; 28(suppl.3): 100-3.
  • Sae-ung N, Fucharoen G, Fucharoen S. Expression of hemoglobin E in newborn. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Pub Hlt 1995; 26(suppl 1): 246-8.
  • Kitcharoen K, Tatsumi N, Tsuda I, Sae-ung N. Screening program for thalassemias  in Thailand  based on complete blood. J Biol Spec Anal (Jpn) 1994;17:178-83.
  • Bunyaratvej A, Butthep P, SaeUng N, Fucharoen S, Yuthavong Y.  Reduced deformability of   thalassemia  erythrocytes  and erythrocytes  with  abnormal hemoglobins  and  relation with susceptibility to Plasmodium falciparum invasion. Blood 1992;79:2460-3. (Thesis of Mater degree).

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