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. 

     

    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. 

     

    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. 

     

    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. 

     

    nordashima abd shukor, azyani yahaya, lizawati rasul hamidi, zamri zuhdi, geok chin tan.  (2021).  leiomyosarcoma of the retroperitoneum with liver metastasis: a case report.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  136. 

     

    yin ping wong, evelyna prisha vincent james, mohammad affieq aiman mohammad azhar, yogeswaran krishnamoorthy, nur aqilah zainudin, farhah zamara, geok chin tan, shamsul azhar shah, nurismah md isa, asmazila baharoom.  (2021).  implementation of the international academy of cytology yokohama standardized reporting for breast cytopathology: an 8-year retrospective study.  - diagnostic cytopathology.  718-726. 

     

    yin ping wong, suria hayati md pauzi, geok chin tan.  (2021).  paediatric h3k27m-mutant thalamic diffuse midline glioma: an aggressive entity not to be missed.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  194. 

     

    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. 

     

    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. 

     

    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. 

     

    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. 

     

    elena aisha binti azizan;nor azmi bin kamaruddin;a. rahman bin a. jamal;norlela binti sukor;tan geok chin.  (2019).  pilot genome wide association study (gwas) of primary aldosteronism.  - 1-7.