Name: Benjawan (Tookyang) Pitasawat

Associate Professor, Ph.D.

    benjawan.p@cmu.ac.th

Education:

  • B.Sc. (Medical Technology)                Chiang Mai University (Thailand), 1987
  • M.Sc. (Medical Parasitology)              Chiang Mai University (Thailand), 1991
  • Ph.D. (Pharmacology)                         Chiang Mai University (Thailand), 1997

Teaching Activities:

  • Medical Parasitology
  • Medical Entomology

Research Emphasis:

  • Medical Entomolgy

 

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Past Publications:  pdf file, click here

Recent Publications:

1. Sutthanont N, Choochote W, Tuetun B, Junkum A, Jitpakdi A, Chaithong U, Riyong D, Pitasawat B. Chemical composition and larvicidal activity of edible plant-derived essential oils against the pyrethroid-susceptible and -resistant strains of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). J Vector Ecol. 2010 Jun; 35(1):106-15.

2. Intirach J, Junkum A, Tuetun B, Choochote W, Chaithong U, Jitpakdi A, Riyong D, Champakaew D, Pitasawat B. Chemical constituents and combined larvicidal effects of selected essential oils against Anopheles cracens (Diptera: Culicidae). Psyche. 2012; 2012:591616.

3. Sanghong R, Junkum A, Choochote W, Chaithong U, Jitpakdi A, Riyong D, Pitasawat B. Repellency screening of herbal products against the dengue fever vector, Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Chiang Mai Medical Journal 2014; 53(2):53-62.

4. Champakaew D, Junkum A, Chaithong U, Jitpakdi A, Riyong D, Sanghong R, Intirach J, Muangmoon R, Chansang A, Tuetun B, Pitasawat B. Angelica sinensis (Umbelliferae) with proven repellent properties against Aedes aegypti, the primary dengue fever vector in Thailand. Parasitol Res. 2015;114(6):2187-98.

5. Sanghong R, Junkum A, Chaithong U, Jitpakdi A,  Riyong D, Tuetun B, Champakaew D, Intirach J,  Muangmoon R, Chansang A, Pitasawat B. Remarkable repellency of Ligusticum sinense (Umbelliferae), a herbal alternative against laboratory populations of Anopheles minimus and Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Malar J. 2015;14(1):816.

 


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