Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Lab Manager, Faculty, 01/04/2020 to 31/03/2021
  • COORDINATOR, Faculty, 07/04/2016 to 31/03/2018
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD(Oxford University) (2011), CLINICAL LABORATY SCIENCES, OXFORD UNIVERSITY, OXFORD, UK
  • BBMedSc(HONS)(UPM)(2006), BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA (UPM)
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
Teaching
  • DMLT3724 - Histopathology 2, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 1 )
  • DMLT3725 - Cytology, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 1 )
  • DMLT1721 - Basic histological tecniques, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 2 )
  • DMLT2723 - Histopathology 1, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 2 )
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2021
    • Yap, X. L., Wood, B., Ong, T. A., Lim, J., Goh, B. H., & Lee, W. L. (2021). Detection of Prostate Cancer via IR Spectroscopic Analysis of Urinary Extracellular Vesicles: A Pilot Study. Membranes, 11(8), 19. doi: 10.3390/membranes11080591
    • Karunamuni, R. A., Huynh-Le, M. P., Fan, C. C., Thompson, W., Eeles, R. A., Kote-Jarai, Z., . . . Consortium, P. (2021). Additional SNPs improve risk stratification of a polygenic hazard score for prostate cancer. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 24(2), 532-541. doi: 10.1038/s41391-020-00311-2
    • Lim, J., Onozawa, M., Saad, M., Ong, T. A., Malek, R., Akaza, H., . . . Study, M. C. M. P. C. (2021). Recent trend of androgen deprivation therapy in newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients: Comparing between high- and middle-income Asian countries. Cancer Science, 112(6), 2071-2080. doi: 10.1111/cas.14889
    • Huynh-Le, M. P., Fan, C. C., Karunamuni, R., Thompson, W. K., Martinez, M. E., Eeles, R. A., . . . Consortium, P. (2021). Polygenic hazard score is associated with prostate cancer in multi-ethnic populations. Nature communications, 12(1), 9. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-21287-0
    2020
    • Lim, J., Hinotsu, S., Onozawa, M., Malek, R., Sundram, M., Teh, G. C., . . . Akaza, H. (2020). Modified J-CAPRA scoring system in predicting treatment outcomes of metastatic prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy. Cancer Medicine, 9(24), 9346-9352. doi: 10.1002/cam4.3548
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Conti DV, Darst DF, Moss LC, Saunders EJ, Sheng X, Chou A, Schumacher FR, Olama AAA, Benlloch S, Dadaev T, ......, Razack A, Lim J, Teo SH, et al (2021) Trans-ancestry genome-wide association meta-analysis of prostate cancer identifies new susceptibility loci and informs genetic risk prediction. Nat Genet. 53(1):65-75. doi: 10.1038/s41588-020-00748-0 (WoS)
    • Dasgupta R, Ong TA, Lim J, Rajandram R, Gao X, Hakim L, Mburugu P, Ajmera R, Yuruk E, Pu Y-S, Geavlete P, Azhar RA, Mutambirwa S, Baard J (2021). A Global Perspective of Stenting after Ureteroscopy: an Observational Multicenter Cohort Study. Soci t Internationale d'Urologie Journal 2 (2), 96 105 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Lim J, Onozawa M, Saad M, Ong TA; A-CaP (Asian Prostate Cancer) Study; J-CaP (Japan Prostate Cancer Study Group); M-CaP (Malaysia Prostate Cancer Study Group), Malek R, Akaza H (2021). Recent trend of androgen deprivation therapy in newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients: Comparing between high- and middle-income Asian countries. Cancer Sci. 112: 2071-2080. doi: 10.1111/cas.14889. (WoS)
    • Yap, X. L., Wood, B., Ong, T. A., Lim, J., Goh, B. H., & Lee, W. L. (2021). Detection of Prostate Cancer via IR Spectroscopic Analysis of Urinary Extracellular Vesicles: A Pilot Study. Membranes, 11(8), 591. https://doi.org/10.3390/membranes11080591
    • Amat, N., Philip, E.F., Chai, C.A., Yeoh, W.S., Lim, J., Fadzli, A.N., Kuppusamy, S. & Ong, T.A. (2021). The impact of population lockdown on the referral pattern for urology in a COVID-19 designated tertiary hospital in Malaysia. Urological Science, 32(1), 23-26.
    • Karunamuni RA, Huynh-Le MP, Fan CC, Thompson W, Eeles RA, Kote-Jarai Z, Muir K, Lophatananon A, UKGPCS collaborators; Schleutker J, Pashayan N, Batra J, APCB BioResource (Australian Prostate Cancer BioResource); Gr nberg H, Walsh EI, Turner EL, Lane A, Martin RM, Neal DE, Donovan JL, Hamdy FC, Nordestgaard BG, Tangen CM, MacInnis RJ, Wolk A, Albanes D, Haiman CA, Travis RC, Stanford JL, Mucci LA, West CML, Nielsen SF, Kibel AS, Wiklund F, Cussenot O, Berndt SI, Koutros S, S rensen KD, Cybulski C, Grindedal EM, Park JY, Ingles SA, Maier C, Hamilton RJ, Rosenstein BS, Vega A, IMPACT Study Steering Committee and Collaborators; Kogevinas M, Penney KL, Teixeira MR, Brenner H, John EM, Kaneva R, Logothetis CJ, Neuhausen SL, Razack A, Newcomb LF, Canary PASS Investigators; Gamulin M, Usmani N, Claessens F, Gago-Dominguez M, Townsend PA, Roobol MJ, Zheng W, Profile Study Steering Committee; Mills IG, Andreassen OA, Dale AM, Seibert TM, PRACTICAL Consortium (2021). Additional SNPs improve risk stratification of a polygenic hazard score for prostate cancer. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. doi:10.1038/s41391-020-00311-2 (WoS)
    • Dee EC, Paguio JA, Yao JS, Lim J, Lasco G (2021). Correspondence on Asian minorities in Asian countries: intersecting disparities affecting minoritised groups. Lancet Oncol. e381. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(21)00350-8
    • 1.Lim J, Malek R, JR S, Toh CC, Sundram M, Woo SYY, Yusoff NAM, Teh GC, Chui BJT, Ngu IS, Thevarajah S, Koh WJ, Lee SB, Khoo SC, Teoh BW, Zainal R, Tham TM, Omar S, Nasuha NA, Akaza H, Ong TA, M- CaP Study (2021). Prostate cancer in multi- ethnic Asian men: Real- world experience in the Malaysia Prostate Cancer (M- CaP) Study. Cancer Med. 00:1 9. doi:10.1002/cam4.4319.
    2020
    • Brand o, A.; Paulo, P.; Maia, S.; Pinheiro, M.; Peixoto, A.; Cardoso, M.; Silva, M.P.; Santos, C.; Eeles, R.A.; Kote-Jarai, Z.; Muir, K.; UKGPCS Collaborators; Schleutker, J.; Wang, Y.; Pashayan, N.; Batra, J.; APCB BioResource; Gr nberg, H.; Neal, D.E.; Nordestgaard, B.G.; Tangen, C.M.; Southey, M.C.; Wolk, A.; Albanes, D.; Haiman, C.A.; Travis, R.C.; Stanford, J.L.; Mucci, L.A.; West, C.M.L.; Nielsen, S.F.; Kibel, A.S.; Cussenot, O.; Berndt, S.I.; Koutros, S.; S rensen, K.D.; Cybulski, C.; Grindedal, E.M.; Park, J.Y.; Ingles, S.A.; Maier, C.; Hamilton, R.J.; Rosenstein, B.S.; Vega, A.; The IMPACT Study Steering Committee and Collaborators; Kogevinas, M.; Wiklund, F.; Penney, K.L.; Brenner, H.; John, E.M.; Kaneva, R.; Logothetis, C.J.; Neuhausen, S.L.; Ruyck, K.D.; Razack, A.; Newcomb, L.F.; Canary PASS Investigators; Lessel, D.; Usmani, N.; Claessens, F.; Gago-Dominguez, M.; Townsend, P.A.; Roobol, M.J.; The Profile Study Steering Committee; The PRACTICAL Consortium; Teixeira, M.R. (2020) The CHEK2 Variant C.349A>G Is Associated with Prostate Cancer Risk and Carriers Share a Common Ancestor. Cancers. 12(11): 3254. (WoS)
    • Yii, R., Lim, J., Sothilingam, S., Yeoh, W. S., Fadzli, A. N., Ong, T. A., Kuppusamy, S., & Abdul Razack, A. H. (2020). Predictive factors of prostate cancer diagnosis with PSA 4.0-10.0 ng/ml in a multi-ethnic Asian population, Malaysia. Asian journal of surgery, 43(1), 87 94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asjsur.2019.02.014 (WoS)
    • Lim, J., Amantakul, A., Shariff, N., Lojanapiwat, B., Alip, A., Ong, T. A., Thevarajah, S., Ahmayuddin, F., Mathew, A., Sriplakich, S., Vuthiwong, J., Chong, F., & Saad, M. (2020). Clinical outcomes of abiraterone acetate and predictors of its treatment duration in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: Real-world experience in the Southeast Asian cohort. Cancer medicine, 9(13), 4613 4621. https://doi.org/10.1002/cam4.3101 (WoS)
    • Lim, J., Hinotsu, S., Onozawa, M., Malek, R., Sundram, M., Teh, G. C., Ong, T. A., Thevarajah, S., Zainal, R., Khoo, S. C., Omar, S., Nasuha, N. A., & Akaza, H. (2020). Modified J-CAPRA scoring system in predicting treatment outcomes of metastatic prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy. Cancer medicine, 9(24), 9346 9352. https://doi.org/10.1002/cam4.3548 (WoS)
    2019
    • Tan JSJ, Ong KC, Ong DBL, Wu YS, Razack A, Kuppusamy S, Lim J, Rhodes A (2019) Polymorphisms in the androgen receptor CAG repeat sequence are related to tumour stage but not to ERG or androgen receptor expression in Malaysian men with prostate cancer. Malaysian J Pathol. 41 (3): 243 - 251 (WoS)
    • Anbarasen L, Lim J, Rajandram R, Mun KS, Sia SF (2019) Expression of osteopontin, matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 proteins in vascular instability in brain arteriovenous malformation. PeerJ 7:e7058 doi: 10.7717/peerj.7058 (WoS)
    • Saad, M., Alip, A., Lim, J., Abdullah, M. M., Chong, F., Chua, C. B., Ismail, F., Khong, R. K., Lim, C. S., Loh, C. S., Malek, R., Mohd Ghani, K. A., Md Noor, I., Md Yusoff, N. A., Nasuha, N. A., Razack, A., Soo Hoo, H. F., Sundram, M., Tan, H. M., Thiagarajan, M., The, G. C., Voon, P. J., & Ong, T. A. (2019). Management of advanced prostate cancer in a middle-income country: real-world consideration of the Advanced Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference 2017. BJU international, 124(3), 373 382. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.14807 (WoS)
    • Youl Lee, J., Taniguchi, T., Zhang, K., Ng, C. F., Hakim, L., Umbas, R., Kim, C. S., Chung, B. H., Kim, W. J., Aik Ong, T., Lim, J., & Akaza, H. (2019). Report of the forth Asian Prostate Cancer (A-CaP) study meeting. Japanese journal of clinical oncology, 49(6), 581 586. https://doi.org/10.1093/jjco/hyz053 (WoS)
    • Lojanapiwat B, Lee JY, Gang Z, Kim CS, Fai NC, Hakim L, Umbas R, Ong TA, Lim J, Letran JL, Chiong E, Lee SH, T rkeri L, Murphy DG, Moretti K, Cooperberg M, Carlie R, Hinotsu S, Hirao Y, Kitamura T, Horie S, Onozawa M, Kitagawa Y, Namiki M, Fukagai T, Miyazaki J, Akaza H. (2019) Report of the third Asian Prostate Cancer (A-CaP) Study Meeting. Prostate Int. 7(2): 60-67 doi: 10.1016/j.prnil.2018.06.001 (WoS)
    • Mat, S., Razack, A.H., Lim, J., Khong, S.Y., Kamaruzzaman, S.B., Chin, A.V., Abbas, A.A., Hairi, N.N., Othman, S., Tan, M.P. (2019) Factors determining the increased risk of falls in individuals with knee pain in the Malaysian Elders Longitudinal Research (MELoR) Study. Frontiers in Medicine (Lausanne), 6, 277. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2019.00277 (WoS)
    2018
    • Tan JSJ, Ong KC, Ong DBL, Razack A, Lim J, Yunus R, Sundram M, Rhodes A.(2018). Heterogenous expression of ERG oncoprotein in Malaysian men with adenocarcinoma of the prostate. Malays J Pathol. 40(2): 103-110. (WoS)
    • Schumacher, F. R., Al Olama, A. A., Berndt, S. I., Benlloch, S., Ahmed, M., Saunders, E. J., Dadaev, T., Leongamornlert, D., Anokian, E., Cieza-Borrella, C., Goh, C., Brook, M. N., Sheng, X., Fachal, L., Dennis, J., Tyrer, J., Muir, K., Lophatananon, A., Stevens, V. L., Gapstur, S. M., Genetic Associations and Mechanisms in Oncology (GAME-ON)/Elucidating Loci Involved in Prostate Cancer Susceptibility (ELLIPSE) Consortium (2018). Association analyses of more than 140,000 men identify 63 new prostate cancer susceptibility loci. Nature genetics, 50(7), 928 936. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41588-018-0142-8 (WoS)
    • Dadaev, T., Saunders, E. J., Newcombe, P. J., Anokian, E., Leongamornlert, D. A., Brook, M. N., Cieza-Borrella, C., Mijuskovic, M., Wakerell, S., Olama, A., Schumacher, F. R., Berndt, S. I., Benlloch, S., Ahmed, M., Goh, C., Sheng, X., Zhang, Z., Muir, K., Govindasami, K., Lophatananon, A., Kote-Jarai, Z. (2018). Fine-mapping of prostate cancer susceptibility loci in a large meta-analysis identifies candidate causal variants. Nature communications, 9(1), 2256. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-04109-8 (WoS)
    • Lim, J., Rampal, S., Razack, A., Malek, R., Sundram, M., Nasuha, N. A., Ooi, C. C., Ong, T. A., & Sothilingam, S. (2018). A Novel Calculator for Estimating Prostate Volume in Daily Urology Services. Urology, 118, 145 151. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2018.02.055 (WoS)
    2017
    • Kim, C. S., Lee, J. Y., Chung, B. H., Kim, W. J., Fai, N. C., Hakim, L., Umbas, R., Ong, T. A., Lim, J., Letran, J. L., Chiong, E., Wu, T. L., Lojanapiwat, B., T rkeri, L., Murphy, D. G., Gardiner, R. A., Moretti, K., Cooperberg, M., Carroll, P., Mun, S. K., Hinotsu, S., Hirao, Y., Ozono, S., Horie, S., Onozawa, M., Kitagawa, Y., Kitamura, T., Namiki, M., & Akaza, H. (2017). Report of the Second Asian Prostate Cancer (A-CaP) Study Meeting. Prostate international, 5(3), 95 103. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prnil.2017.03.006 (WoS)
    2016
    • Foong SF, Abdullah M, Lim J, Cheong SK, Seow HF. (2016) Subtractive Hybridization Identifies Stem Cell-Associated Genes in an Acute Myeloid Leukemia with Poor Prognosis. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences. 12(1): 19-31 (SCOPUS)
    2015
    • Lim, J., Bhoo-Pathy, N., Sothilingam, S., Malek, R., Sundram, M., Tan, G. H., Bahadzor, B., Ong, T. A., Ng, K. L., & Abdul Razack, A. H. (2015). Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Ethnicity Are Independent Factors Associated with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. PloS one, 10(6), e0130820. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0130820 (WoS)
    2014
    • Lim J, Bhoo-Pathy N, Sothilingam S, Malek R, Sundram M, Bahadzor BH, Ong TA, Ng KL, Sivalingam S, Abdul Razack AH (2014). Ethnicity is an independent determinant of age-specific PSA level: findings from a multiethnic Asian setting. PLoS ONE 9(8): e104917. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0104917 (WoS)
    2012
    • Lim J, Maher GJ, Turner GDH, Dudka-Ruszkowska W, Taylor S, Rajpert-De Meyts E, Goriely A, Wilkie AOM (2012). Selfish spermatogonial selection: evidence from an immunohistochemical screen in testes of elderly men. PLoS ONE 7(8): e42382. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0042382 (WoS)
    2011
    • Lim J, Goriely A, Turner GD, Ewen KA, Jacobsen GK, Graem N, Wilkie AO, Rajpert-De Meyts E. (2011). OCT2, SSX and SAGE1 reveal the phenotypic heterogeneity of spermatocytic seminoma reflecting distinct subpopulations of spermatogonia. J Pathol 224: 473-83. (WoS)
    2010
    • Goriely A, Lord H, Lim J, Johnson D, Lester T, Firth HV, Wilkie AO. (2010). Germline and somatic mosaicism for FGFR2 mutation in the mother of a child with Crouzon syndrome: Implications for genetic testing in "paternal age-effect" syndromes. Am J Med Genet A. 152A(8): 2067-73. (WoS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Malaysian National Insitute of Health (NIH) Grant
  • Asia Study Group of Prostate Cancer Malaysian Cohort (M-CaP Study) , Consultant, 2017 - 2020 (National)
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • The 2nd ASEAN Student Project - A pilot study of exercise intervention in overweight and obese children, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2017 (National)
  • International Funding
  • A multi-national cohort study on the impact of intra-tumoural genomic heterogeneity and the immune micro-environment on the clinical trajectory of resected hepatocellular carcinoma., Consultant, 2017 - 2022, - (International)
  • The Asian Prostate Cancer (A-CaP) Study, Consultant, 2016 - 2026 (International)
  • High Impact Research (HIR)
  • Pharmocogenomics of prostate cancer , Consultant, 2013 - 2016 (National)
  • Large-scale profiling of cancer/testis antigens (CTA) and the delineation of MiRNA-mediated reversal of CTA-associated aberrant demethylation in urothelial cell carcinoma, Consultant, 2012 - 2014 (National)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Determining the prevalence of BPH and prostate cancer within community - a cross sectional study in Klang valley, Consultant, 2011 - 2013 (National)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Leaders in Innovation Fellowships, The Royal Academy of Engineering, 2020 (RESEARCH)
    • First Place in The Royal Academy of Engineering's Leaders in Innovation Fellowships Final Pitch Session 2019/20, The Royal Academy of Engineering, 2020 (COMPETITION)
    • First Place in 3-minute Oral Presentation, The 17th Urological Association of Asia Congress, 2019 (COMPETITION)
    • GLOBAL INNOVATION THROUGH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY TECH-I COMPETITION FINAL TOP 6 (IDEA CATEGORY), AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE, 2019 (COMPETITION)
    • Asian Universities Alliance (AUA) Scholars Award, Asian Universities Alliance, 2018 (RESEARCH)
    • Best Oral Presentation Award, 25th Malaysian Urological Conference, 2016 (RESEARCH)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2015 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Japan-Asia Youth Exchange Program in Science, Japan Science and Technology Agency, 2015 (RESEARCH)
    • Most number of participants in a 'cancer survivor' relay run campaign, The Malaysia Book of Records, 2015 (RESEARCH)
    • Best Oral Presentation Award, 23rd Malaysian Urological Conference Committee, 2014 (RESEARCH)
    • NIHES/ESP Fellowship 2014, NIHES?Erasmus Summer Program Organisation, Netherland Institute for Health Sciences, 2014 (RESEARCH)
    • Sanofi-Aventis Prostate Cancer Research Award, 22nd Malaysian Urological Conference, 2013 (RESEARCH)
    • Sanofi-Aventis Prostate Research Award, 21st Malaysian-Scottish Urological Conference Committee, 2012 (RESEARCH)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Endothelial cells in brain arteriovenous malformation (AVM), Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University, Sydney, 01/02/2013 to 01/02/2016 (International)