Tipaporn Limpaseni, Associate Professor, Ph.D.

Tipaporn Limpaseni, Associate Professor, Ph.D.

B.Sc., University of Western Australia 
M.Sc., Mahidol University 
Ph.D., Mahidol University

Office: Room 514, Science 10 Building 
Phone: 662-218-5423
Fax: 662-218-5418 
Email: ltipapor@chula.ac.th


  1. Cyclodextrin Glycosyltransferase from Thermotorelant bacteria and its applications
  2. Starch Biosynthesis and Sucrose Transport in Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz)


  • Tantanarat, K., O’Neill, E.C., Rejzek, M., Field, R.A., Limpaseni, T.. Expression and characterization of 4-α-glucanotransferase genes from Manihot esculenta Crantz and Arabidopsis thaliana and their use for the production of cycloamyloses. Process Biochemistry 2014, 49 (1), 84-89.
  • Chinpongpanich A, Limruengroj K, Phean-o-pas S, Limpaseni T, Buaboocha T. Expression analysis of calmodulin and calmodulin-like genes from rice, Oryza sativa L. BMC Research Notes 2012, 5:625.
  • Tantanarat K , Rejzek M , O’Neill E , Ruzanski C , Hill L , Fairhurst SA , Limpaseni T , Field RA. (2012) An expedient enzymatic route to isomeric 2-, 3- and 6-monodeoxy-monofluoro-maltose derivatives.CARBOHYDRATE RESEARCH, 358 12-18.
  • Hamaguchi, T.; Ito, T.; Inoue, Y.; Limpaseni, T.; Pongsawasdi, P.; Ito, K., Purification, characterization and molecular cloning of a novel endo-β-N-acetylglucosaminidase from the basidiomycete, Flammulina velutipes. Glycobiology 2009, 20, (4), 420-432.
  • Phean-o-pas S, Limpaseni T, Buaboocha T. (2008). Structure and Expression Analysis of the OsCam1-1Calmodulin Gene from Oryza sativa L. BMB Reports 41(11): 771-777.
  • Iizuka M, Araki S, Ito K, Pichyangkura R, Limpaseni T, Pongsawasde P and Minamiura N. Oligosaccharide synthesis from sucrose by use of enzyme obtained from Bacillus sp. isolated from Thera nao (Thai Commercial product). Proceedings of the Symposium Brazil-Japan in Economy, Science and Technological Innovation, 14-16 June, 2008, São Paulo, Brazil.
  • Murakami S, Nagasaki K, Nishimoto H, Shigematu R, Umesaki J, Takenaka S, Kaulpiboon J, Prousoontorn M, Limpaseni T, Pongsawasdi P, Aoki K. (2008). Purification and characterization of five alkaline, thermotolerant, and maltotetraose-producing α-amylases from bacillus halodurans MS-2-5, and production of recombinant enzymes in escherichia coli. Enzyme and Microbial Technology 43(4-5):321-328.
  • Murakami S, Nishimoto H, Toyama Y, Shimamoto E, Takenaka S, Kaulpiboon J, Prousoontorn M, Limpaseni T, Pongsawasdi P, Aoki K. (2007). Purification and characterization of two alkaline, thermotolerant α-amylases from bacillus halodurans 38C-2-1 and expression of the cloned gene in Escherichia coliBioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 71(10):2393-401.
  • Charoensakdi R, Murakami S, Aoki K, Rimphanitchayakit V, Limpaseni T. (2007). Cloning and expression of cyclodextrin glycosyltransferase gene from paenibacillus sp. T16 isolated from hot spring soil in northern thailand. Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 40(3):333-340.
  • Charoensakdi R, Iizuka M, Ito K, Rimphanitchayakit V, Limpaseni T. (2007). A recombinant cyclodextrin glycosyltransferase cloned from paenibacillus sp. strain RB01 showed improved catalytic activity in coupling reaction between cyclodextrins and disaccharides. Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry 57(1-4):53-59.
  • Yampayont P, Iizuka M, Ito K and, Limpaseni T. (2006). Isolation of Cyclodextrin producing thermotolerant Paenibacillus sp. from waste of starch factory and some properties of the cyclodextrin glycosyltransferase. Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry 56: 203-207.
  • Saikosin R.,Limpaseni T. and Pongsawasdi P.(2002) Formation of Incluson Coplexes between Cycldextrins and Carbaryl and Characterization of the Complexes, J.Inclusion Phenomena and macrocyclic Chemistry 44:191-196.
  • Ammar Y.B., MatsubaraT.,Ito K., Iizuka M., Limpaseni T., Pongsawasdi P. and Minamiura N. ( 2002) Characterization of a Thermostable Levansucrase from Bacillus sp.TH4-2 Capable of Producing High Molecular Weight Levan at High Temperature , Journal of Biotechnology 99,111-119.
  • Ammar Y. B., Matsubara T., Ito K., Iizuka M., Limpaseni T., Pongsawadi P. and Minamura N. (2002) New Action pattern of a maltose-forming a -amylase from Streptomyces sp. and Its Possible Application in Bakery, J. Biochem. Mol. Biol. 35: 568-575.
  • Rojtinnakorn J., Kim P., Laloknam S., Tongsima A.,Kamolsiripichaiporn S.,Limaseni T. and Pongsawasdi P. (2001)  Immunoaffinity Purification and Characterization of Cyclodextrin Glycosyltransferase from Bacillus circulans A11, Science Asia 27:106-112.
  • Eksittikul T., Chulavatnatol M. and Limpaseni T. ( 2001) Characterization of Sucrose Uptake System in Cassava ( Manihot Esculenta Crantz ), Plant Science 160: 733-737.
  • Limpaseni, T. and Chulavatnatol, M. (1986) A rat epididymal sialoglycoprotein with a-lactalbumin activity. Biochemistry International    13:41-49.
  • Limpaseni, T. and Chulavatnatol, M. (1986) Purification and characterizationof a steroid-binding sialoglycoprotein from rat ventral prostate, Archives of Biochem. Biophys . 249 : 154-163.
  • Limpaseni, T. and Chulavatnatol, M. (1986) A new sialoglycoprotein from rat seminal vesicle and its association with semen coagulum, Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm . 136 : 753-759.
  • Limpaseni, T., Tanphichitr, V. and Tanphaichitr, N. (1980) Levels of Carnitine Acetyltransferase in fertile and Oligospermic Infertile Semen, In. J. Fertil . 25 : 57-61.