prof. dr. tan geok chin

pensyarah perubatan

jabatan patologi

No. sambungan :  0391455362

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • Dr Tan Geok Chin is a Professor of Pathology, and Consultant Anatomical Pathology at Faculty of Medicine. He received his training in anatomical pathology in the National University of Malaysia and subsequently received his PhD degree at Imperial College London where he studied the characteristics of microRNA isomers in Stem Cells. His work lead to the discovery of isomiRs with functional and evolutionary importance and it was published in Nucleic Acid Research (IF:11.561). He completed the Paediatric Pathology Fellowship training in Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA. He is currently a member of the medical ethics committee in UKM and the Editor-in-Chief of the Malaysian Journal of Pathology. He has received multiple excellent service awards (2007 and 2019), including Best article award from Medical Journal of Malaysia and Best Poster Award from Royal Society, Edinburgh. He is a fellow of the Academy of Medicine Malaysia and holds a number of positions in the College of Pathologists and Malaysia Medical Council. He is a member of the credentialing committee of Anatomical Pathology, MMC. He is a member of the education committee and continuous professional development (CPD) committee of the CPath, AMM. He is the treasurer of the Chapter of Perinatal and Paediatric Pathology, CPath. He is a member of Perinatal and GUT Research Groups. His current research interest is in Paediatric and Perinatal Pathology, with a number of on-going projects, namely gene expression of hydatidiform mole, chorioamnionitis and its correlation with neonatal outcomes, and GUT microbiome of neonates.

  • yin ping wong, teck yee khong, geok chin tan.  (2021).  the effects of covid-19 on placenta and pregnancy: what do we know so far?.  - diagnostics.  1-13. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, chee hoe lai, geok chin tan, anushia swaminathan, kon ken wong, yin ping wong and tian-lee tan.  (2021).  intrauterine gardnerella vaginalis infection results in fetal growth restriction and alveolar septal hypertrophy in a rabbit model.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-10. 

     

    geok chin tan, sabrina f. chandramaya, amirah noordin, paul y. s. tay.  (2021).  collision tumor of the ovary: fibroma and mature cystic teratoma.  - indian journal of pathology and microbiology.  171-173. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, chee hoe lai, geok chin tan, anushia swaminathan, kon ken wong, yin ping wong and tian-lee tan.  (2021).  intrauterine gardnerella vaginalis infection results in fetal growth restriction and alveolar septal hypertrophy in a rabbit model.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-10. 

     

    fazarina mohammed, yin ping wong, kan n hor, michael arnold, tan geok chin.  (2020).  an unusual case of cardiac rhabdomyoma with left ventricular outlet obstruction.  - international academy of pathology malaysian division 6th annual scientific meeting 2019.  18. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, chee hoe lai, geok chin tan, anushia swaminathan, kon ken wong, yin ping wong and tian-lee tan.  (2021).  intrauterine gardnerella vaginalis infection results in fetal growth restriction and alveolar septal hypertrophy in a rabbit model.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-10. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, chee hoe lai, geok chin tan, anushia swaminathan, kon ken wong, yin ping wong and tian-lee tan.  (2021).  intrauterine gardnerella vaginalis infection results in fetal growth restriction and alveolar septal hypertrophy in a rabbit model.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-10. 

     

    yin ping wong, teck yee khong, geok chin tan.  (2021).  the effects of covid-19 on placenta and pregnancy: what do we know so far?.  - diagnostics.  1-13. 

     

    clarence ching huat ko, wai kit chia, gayathri thevi selvarajah, yoke kqueen cheah, yin ping wong, geok chin tan.  (2020).  the role of breast cancer stem cell-related biomarkers as prognostic factors.  - diagnostics.  1-15. 

     

    lee chuen liew, luc gailhouste, geok chin tan, yusuke yamamoto, fumitaka takeshita, hitoshi nakagama, takahiro ochiya.  (2020).  microrna-124a inhibits endoderm lineage commitment by targeting sox17 and gata6 in mouse embryonic stem cells.  - stem cells.  504-515. 

     

    geok chin tan, sabrina f. chandramaya, amirah noordin, paul y. s. tay.  (2021).  collision tumor of the ovary: fibroma and mature cystic teratoma.  - indian journal of pathology and microbiology.  171-173. 

     

    yin ping wong, azyani yahaya, roziasyazni che abdul aziz, chia pik yuen, loh c-khai, geok chin tan.  (2020).  primary extragonadal vaginal yolk sac tumour: a case report.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  301-305. 

     

    geok chin tan, yin ping wong, wei cui, nicholas dibb.  (2020).  construction of a doxycycline inducible lentivirus that expresses stem cell-specific mir-302 cluster.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  91-97. 

     

    fazarina mohammed, geok chin tan, kan n. hor, michael arnold, yin ping wong.  (2020).  a case of surgically resected cardiac rhabdomyoma with progressive left ventricular outflow tract obstruction.  - cardiovascular pathology.  1-4. 

     

    geok chin tan, soon keng cheong.  (2020).  the challenges of covid-19 testing: time for pathologists to rise to the occasion.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  1. 

     

    geok chin tan, teck yee khong.  (2019).  gynecologic and obstetric pathology, volume 1.  - 26. 

     

    geok chin tan, teck yee khong.  (2019).  gynecologic and obstetric pathology, volume 1.  - 26. 

     

    fazarina mohammed, yin ping wong, kan n hor, michael arnold, tan geok chin.  (2020).  an unusual case of cardiac rhabdomyoma with left ventricular outlet obstruction.  - international academy of pathology malaysian division 6th annual scientific meeting 2019.  18. 

     

    elena aisha binti azizan;nor azmi bin kamaruddin;a. rahman bin a. jamal;rohaizak bin muhammad;norfilza binti mohd mokhtar;norlela binti sukor;tan geok chin;isa b mohamed rose.  (2019).  genetic study on aldosterone-producing adenomas (apas) in the multiethnic population of malaysia.  - 1-9. 

     

    wong yin ping;cheah fook choe;clarence ko ching huat;wong kon ken;tan geok chin;chia wai kit.  (2019).  a study on the effects of gardnerella vaginalis infection on various growth factor receptors in human trophoblast cell lines.  - 1-5. 

     

    mianxin chew, yin ping wong, norain karim, muaatamarulain mustangin, nurwardah alfian, geok chin tan.  (2019).  programmed death ligand 1, a poor prognostic marker in endometrial carcinoma.  - 11th malaysia indonesia brunei medical science conference 2019.  1. 

     

    geok chin tan.  (2019).  medulloblastoma.  - neoplasia by makna national cancer council.  13-15.