Darawan Pinthong

ดาราวรรณ ปิ่นทอง

Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. (Nottingham)
Current Research
  • Receptor Pharmacology: characterization and signal transduction
  • Endocrine pharmacology
  • Pharmacology of medicinal plants
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Likitnukul S, Thammacharoen S, Kalandakanond-Thongsong S, Sriwatananukulkit O, Hemstapat R, Pinthong D. The Effect of the Short‐Term Growth Hormone Administration on Non‐Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Diet‐Induced Obesity Models. The FASEB Journal. 2020; 34: 1-1. doi:10.1096/fasebj.2020.34.s1.02562
  • Tungmunnithum D, Pinthong D and Hano C. Flavonoids from Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn., a Medicinal Plant: Uses in Traditional Medicine, Phytochemistry and Pharmacological Activities. Medicines 2018, 5(4), 127
  • Wiriyakosol N, Puangpetch A, Manosuthi W, Tomongkon S, Sukasem C, Pinthong D*.  A LC/MS/MS method for determination of tenofovir in human plasma and its application to toxicity monitoring. Journal of Chromatography B. 2018 1085 : 89-95.
  • Sillapapongwarakorn S, Yanarojana S, Pinthong D, Thithapandha A, Ungwitayatorn J, Supavilai P. Molecular docking based screening of triterpenoids as potential G-quadurplex stabilizing ligands with anti-cancer activity. Bioinformation. 2017; 23(9): 284-292
  • Pongthanaracht N, Yanarojana S, Pinthong DUnchern SThithapandha AAssantachai PSupavilai PAssociation between butyrylcholinesterase k variant and mild cognitive impairment in the Thai community-dwelling patients. Clinical Interventions in Aging 2017; 12:897-901.
  • Medhasi S, Pinthong D, Pasomsub E, Vanwong N, Ngamsamut N, Puangpetch A, Chamnanphon M, Hongkaew Y, Pratoomwun J, Limsila P, Sukasem C. Pharmacogenomic study reveals new variants of drug metabolizing enzyme and transporter genes associated with steady-state plasma concentrations of risperidone and 9-hydroxyrisperidone in Thai autism spectrum disorder patients. Frontiers in Pharmacology. 2016;7:475.
  • Mangmool S, Denkaew T, Phosri S, Pinthong D, Parichatikanond W, Shimauchi T, Nishida M. Sustained βAR stimulation mediates cardiac insulin resistance in a PKA-dependent manner. Mol Endocrinol. 2016;30(1):118-32.
  • Medhasi S, Pasomsub E, Vanwong N, Ngamsamut N, Puangpetch A, Chamnanphon M, Hongkaew Y, Limsila P, Pinthong D, Sukasem C*. Clinically relevant genetic variants of drug-metabolizing enzyme and transporter genes detected in Thai children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder. Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2016;12:843-51.
  • Sensorn I, Sukasem C, Sirachainan E, Chamnanphon M, Pasomsub E, Trachu N, Supavilai P, Pinthong D*, Wongwaisayawan S*. ABCB1 and ABCC2 and the risk of distant metastasis in Thai breast cancer patients treated with tamoxifen. Onco Targets Ther. 2016;9:2121-9.
  • Sensorn I, Sirachainan E, Chamnanphon M, Pasomsub E, Trachu N, Supavilai P, Sukasem C, Pinthong D*. Association of CYP3A4/5, ABCB1 and ABCC2 polymorphisms and clinical outcomes of Thai breast cancer patients treated with tamoxifen. Pharmgenomics Pers Med. 2013;6:93-8.
  • Parichatikanond W, Pinthong D, Mangmool S. Blockade of the renin-angiotensin system with delphinidin, cyanin, and quercetin. Planta medica. 2012;78(15):1626-32.
  • Boonyareth M, Saranak J, Pinthong D, Sanvarinda Y, Foster KW. Roles of cyclic AMP in regulation of phototaxis in chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Biologia. 2009;64(6):1058-65.
  • Pinthong D*, Songsermsakul P, Rattanachamnong P, Kendall DA. The effects of imidazoline agents on the aggregation of human platelets. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2004;56(2):213-20.
  • Pinthong D, Kendall DA, Wilson VG. Complex interaction of alpha(2)-adrenoceptor binding sites with bovine brain and lung extracts containing clonidine-displacing substance. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2003;1009:216-21.
  • Pinthong D, Kendall DA, Maclennan SJ, Eglen RM, Wilson VG. No evidence for activation of alpha(2)-adrenoceptors by methanolic extracts of bovine brain and lung containing clonidine-displacing substance. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2003;1009:201-15.
  • Pinthong D, Wright IK, Hanmer C, Millns P, Mason R, Kendall DA, et al. Agmatine recognizes alpha 2-adrenoceptor binding sites but neither activates nor inhibits alpha 2-adrenoceptors. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 1995;351(1):10-6.
  • Pinthong D, Hussain JF, Kendall DA, Wilson VG. Comparison of the interaction of agmatine and crude methanolic extracts of bovine lung and brain with alpha 2-adrenoceptor binding sites. Br J Pharmacol. 1995;115(4):689-95.
  • McGrath JC, Brown CM, Daly CJ, Kendall D, MacKinnon A, Miller DJ, Nagadeh M, O’Dowd A, O’Dowd JJ, Pinthong D, et al. The relationship between the adrenoceptor and nonadrenoceptor-mediated effects of imidazoline- and imidazole-containing compounds. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1995;763:591-605.