Dr. Ka Liong Tan - Lecturer
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Ka-Liong Tan (Dr.)
Ka-Liong Tan (Dr.) received his DPhil. from the University of Oxford in England, working on the chaperones and function of its client protein with Francesco Pezzella (Prof.). He joined the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FPSK) at USIM since 2017.
Tan’s current research interests focus on the translational aspects in breast cancer. He studies how hypoxia regulates the cell cycle of cancer cells through NUB1 protein. Besides, he is also keen on developing chromatography methods capable of determining anti-cancer drug concentration in patients’ blood. The other interests include
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Tan is an ambassodor for European Association of Cancer Research. He is passionate about experimental works and always eager to connect with other researchers.