Hwei Ling Tan
  • Department of Biochemistry, National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore, Singapore,
Research fields
  • Molecular biology
Personal information


BSc, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2008

Current position

Research Assistant, Biochemistry, National University of Singapore, Singapore


  1. Tan, H. L., Lim, K. K., Yang, Q., Fan, J. S., Sayed, A. M. M., Low, L. S., Ren, B., Lim, T. K., Lin, Q., Mok, Y. K., Liou, Y. C. and Chen, E. S. (2018). Prolyl isomerization of the CENP-A N-terminus regulates centromeric integrity in fission yeast. Nucleic Acids Res 46(3): 1167-1179. 

  2. Seah, K. S., Loh, J. Y., Nguyen, T. T. T., Tan, H. L., Hutchinson, P. E., Lim, K. K., Dymock, B. W., Long, Y. C., Lee, E. J. D., Shen, H. M. and Chen, E. S. (2018). SAHA and cisplatin sensitize gastric cancer cells to doxorubicin by induction of DNA damage, apoptosis and perturbation of AMPK-mTOR signalling. Exp Cell Res 370(2): 283-291. 

  3. Ren, B., Tan, H. L., Nguyen, T. T. T., Sayed, A. M. M., Li, Y., Mok, Y. K., Yang, H. and Chen, E. S. (2018). Regulation of transcriptional silencing and chromodomain protein localization at centromeric heterochromatin by histone H3 tyrosine 41 phosphorylation in fission yeast. Nucleic Acids Res 46(1): 189-202. 

  4. Wong, M., Chu, Y. H., Tan, H. L., Bessho, H., Ngeow, J., Tang, T. and Tan, M. H. (2016). Clinical and molecular characteristics of East Asian patients with von Hippel-Lindau syndrome. Chin J Cancer 35(1): 79. 

  5. Tan, M. H., Yang, J., Tan, H. L., Wong, C. F., Tan, P. H., Sim, H. G., Ang, P., Toh, C. K., Tay, M. H., Poon, E., Ooi, A. S. and Teh, B. T. (2010). A unique pair of monozygotic twins with concordant clear cell renal cell carcinoma: a case report. Ann Acad Med Singapore 39(1): 61-63. 

  6. Tan, M. H., Wong, C. F., Tan, H. L., Yang, X. J., Ditlev, J., Matsuda, D., Khoo, S. K., Sugimura, J., Fujioka, T., Furge, K. A., Kort, E., Giraud, S., Ferlicot, S., Vielh, P., Amsellem-Ouazana, D., Debre, B., Flam, T., Thiounn, N., Zerbib, M., Benoit, G., Droupy, S., Molinie, V., Vieillefond, A., Tan, P. H., Richard, S. and Teh, B. T. (2010). Genomic expression and single-nucleotide polymorphism profiling discriminates chromophobe renal cell carcinoma and oncocytoma. BMC Cancer 10: 196. 

  7. Tan, M. H., Kanesvaran, R., Li, H., Tan, H. L., Tan, P. H., Wong, C. F., Chia, K. S., Teh, B. T., Yuen, J. and Chong, T. W. (2010). Comparison of the UCLA Integrated Staging System and the Leibovich score in survival prediction for patients with nonmetastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Urology 75(6): 1365-1370; 1370.e1361-1363. 

  8. Lim, R., Tan, P. H., Cheng, C., Agasthian, T., Tan, H. L., Teh, B. T. and Tan, M. H. (2009). A unique case of spontaneous regression of metastatic papillary renal cell carcinoma: a case report. Cases J 2: 7769.

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