prof. dr. tan geok chin

pensyarah perubatan

jabatan patologi

 tangc@ppukm.ukm.edu.my

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.

  • suria hayati md pauzi, chew mianxin, rahana abd rahman, geok chin tan.  (2021).  maternal mortality due to eclampsia: the importance of placenta evaluation.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  193. 

     

    yin ping wong, geok chin tan.  (2021).  virtual meeting in pathology: time to adapt to the new-norm.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  1. 

     

    wai kit chia, yin ping wong, teck yee khong, kampan nirmala@chandralega, abd aziz nor haslinda, shuib salwati, geok chin tan.  (2021).  expression pattern of the rb transcriptional corepressor 1 (rb1) protein in hydatidiform moles.  - 2021 international congress of pathology & laboratory medicine (icpalm 2021) and 18th annual scientific meeting, college of pathologists.  1. 

     

    wai kit chia, fook choe cheah, nor haslinda abdul aziz, nirmala chandralega kampan, salwati shuib, teck yee khong, geok chin tan, yin ping wong.  (2021).  a review of placenta and umbilical cord-derived stem cells and the immunomodulatory basis of their therapeutic potential in bronchopulmonary dysplasia.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-16. 

     

    nurwahyuna rosli, tan geok chin, wan syahira ellani wan ahmad kammal.  (2021).  patellar epithelioid malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour (mpnst) mimicking sebaceous cyst.  - clinical medical image library.  1-2. 

     

    maria arshad, nazefah abdul hamid, mun chiang chan, fuad ismail, geok chin tan, francesco pezzella, ka-liong tan.  (2021).  nub1 and fat10 proteins as potential novel biomarkers in cancer: a translational perspective.  - cells.  1-13. 

     

    khairul najmi muhammad nawawi, nurainina ayob, raja affendi raja ali, mohamad hizami mohamad nor, tan geok chin, zhiqin wong, yin ping wong, muaatamarulain mustangin, norfilza mohd mokhtar.  (2021).  effect of probiotics on mucosal immune function and intestinal permeability in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease patients.  - journal of gastroenterology and hepatology.  70. 

     

    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. 

     

    elia shazniza shaaya, siti atiqah abdul halim, ka wen leong, kevin boon ping ku, pei shan lim, geok chin tan, yin ping wong.  (2021).  candida chorioamnionitis in mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus: a report of two cases.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-6. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, geok chin tan, yuan shi.  (2021).  editorial: research model innovations in advancing neonatal care.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-4. 

     

    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. 

     

    geok chin tan, yin ping wong.  (2021).  digital pathology as a solution for working from home.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  201. 

     

    suria hayati md pauzi, chew mianxin, rahana abd rahman, geok chin tan.  (2021).  maternal mortality due to eclampsia: the importance of placenta evaluation.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  193. 

     

    yin ping wong, azyani yahaya, roziasyazni che abdul aziz, pik yuen chia, c-khai loh and geok chin tan.  (2021).  primary extragonadal vaginal yolk sac tumour: it's potential diagnostic caveat in immunohistochemistry.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  142. 

     

    menaka narayanan, munirah md mansor, ida m mat, shahril n abd samad, rosnah ramli, marsitha ramli, shahifaniza osman, nur syafilla i jaafar, tan g chin, dian n nasuruddin.  (2021).  molecular mimicry between human chorionic gonadotrophin (hcg) and thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh) in gestational trophoblastic disease.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  157-158. 

     

    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. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, geok chin tan, yuan shi.  (2021).  research model innovations in advancing neonatal care.  - 228. 

     

    wai kit chia, yin ping wong, teck yee khong, kampan nirmala@chandralega, abd aziz nor haslinda, shuib salwati, geok chin tan.  (2021).  expression pattern of the rb transcriptional corepressor 1 (rb1) protein in hydatidiform moles.  - 2021 international congress of pathology & laboratory medicine (icpalm 2021) and 18th annual scientific meeting, college of pathologists.  1. 

     

    wai kit chia, yin ping wong, teck yee khong, kampan nirmala@chandralega, abd aziz nor haslinda, shuib salwati, geok chin tan.  (2021).  expression pattern of the rb transcriptional corepressor 1 (rb1) protein in hydatidiform moles.  - 2021 international congress of pathology & laboratory medicine (icpalm 2021).  1. 

     

    yin ping w, ka wen l, shahrun niza as, tan geok chin.  (2021).  spindle cell metaplasia in papillary thyroid carcinoma: a rare encounter.  - 23rd medical and health research week.  48. 

     

    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. 

     

    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.