.MANHATTANVILLE COLLEGE

Anna Yeung-Cheung, Ph.D

 

Associate Professor

Dept of Biology

Brownson Hall

Room. 227A

(914) 323-5203

Email: anna.yeungcheung@mville.edu

 

 

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Ph.D, 1993, Dept. of Medical Microbiology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

MS, 1990, Dept. of Microbiology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

BS, 1987, Dept. of Plant Pathology, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

 

 

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Interest in microbial ecology in marine environment, soil microbiology, plant-microbe relationship.

Interest in clinical laboratory diagnostic of Microbiology and Serology assays for both 

human and animal.  Develop & improvise assay to improve the diagnosis of disease. 

Employ techniques such as Enzyme Immunoassay (ELISA), Immunofluorescent 

assay (IFA), Western blot and Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR). 

 

**Article of recent research, June 17, 2010**

 

**Article of recent research, Nov 30, 2007**

 

**Article of recent research, Oct 30, 2006**

 

**Article of recent research, Sept 16, 2005**

Selected Publications

Yeung-Cheung, A. K., P. Chu and J. Dega. 2009.  Comparison of bacterial levels from water and sediment among upper and lower areas of Guion Creek.  International Journal of Soil, Sediment and Water 2(3) Article 3: 1-17

Yeung-Cheung, A. K., N. M. Benevento and D. M. Pavel. 2009.  An evaluation of the effectiveness of the Gunderboom in protecting waters from bacteria.  Journal of Environmental Health 71(8) 42-47

Persad, P.G. and A. K. Yeung-Cheung. 2007.  Studies of E. coli and coliform bacteria contamination in mussels (Geukensia demissa) collected from Guion Creek and its correlation to water flow rate.  American Journal of Undergraduate Research 6(3) 9-17

 

Yeung-Cheung, A. K., N. J. Melendez.  2007.  The capacity of the Gunderboom in Mamaroneck Harbor on the reduction of E. coli and coliform bacteria from water and soft-shelled clams (Mya arenaria).  Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 42: 143-148

 

Clarke, L. M., A. Duerr. K.-H. A. Yeung, S. Brockman, C. Barbosa and M. Macasaet.  1997.  Recovery of cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex virus from upper and lower genital tract specimens obtained from women with pelvic inflammatory disease.  Journal of Infectious Disease 176: 286-288

 

Yeung, K.-H. A., P. G. Hartel and M. A. Schell. 1989. Growth of genetically-engineered Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Pseudomonas putida in soil and rhizosphere.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 55: 3243-3246

 

 

 

SCHEDULE

 

 

Spring 2014 SCHEDULE

MON

TUE

WED

THUR

FRI

 

9:45-10:45

Office Hour

 
10:00-1:00

Bio 3013

Microbiology Lab

  9:45-10:45

Office Hour

 

 

10:45-12:00

Bio 3013

Microbiology

 
    10:45-12:00

Bio 3013

Microbiology

 

 

1:05-1:35

Office Hour

Office Hour by Appointment

   
2:00-3:00

Meeting

1:35-2:50

Bio 1015

Introduction to Human Disease

2:00-4:00

Meeting

 

 

1:35-2:50

Bio 1015

Introduction to Human Disease

 
        2:50-3:20

Office Hour

 



 

COURSE SYLLABI

 

Principles of Biology I

 

 

Microbiology

 

 

Immunology

 

 

Molecular Biology

 

 

Biochemistry

 

 

Biochemical Techniques I

 

 

Parasitology

 

 

Principles of Biology Lab I

 

 

Infectious Disease

 

Senior Research

 

Introduction to Human Disease

 

Nutrition in Health & Disease

 

Principles of Virology

 

First Year Seminar FYP 1001

 

First Year Seminar FYP 1002

 

Research Seminar

 



 

Human Subjects Committee / Institutional Review Board (IRB)