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PROF. DR. WONG KUM THONG

Department of Pathology
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79492064
  +603-79556845
  wongkt@um.edu.my
 Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-2788-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Royal College of Pathologists, Fellow, 1991, (International)
  • Asian Oceanian Myology Centre, Exco Member, 2001, (University)
  • NEUROLOGY ASIA (JOURNAL), Assistant Editor, 2005, (International)
  • American Assocation of Neuropathologists, Member, 2007, (International)
  • British Neuropathological Society, Member, 2007, (International)
  • Malaysian Society of Neuroscience, President, 2007 to 2008, (National)
  • Asian Society of Neuropathology, Exco Member, 2008, (International)
  • Malaysian Society of Neuroscience, Vice President, 2008 to 2010, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • Research Coordinator, Faculty, 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2019
  • Head, Electron Microscopy Unit, Faculty, 28/02/2011
  • Head of Department, Faculty, 01/04/2004 to 31/08/2007

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Anatomic Pathology (Histopathology, Neuropatholgy, Infectious disease pathology, Myology)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2016
  • Chiam, C.W., Sam, I.C., Chan, Y.F., Wong, K.T. & Ong, K.C. (2016). Immunohistochemical detection of Chikungunya virus antigens in formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded tissues. In J. Chu & S.K. Ang (Eds), Chikungunya virus: Methods in Molecular Biology (pp235-240). New York, NY: Springer Science+Business media. 
  • Broder, C.C., & Wong, K.T. (2016). Henipaviruses. In C.S.Reiss (Ed.) Neurotropic Viral Infections, vol 1, Neurotropic RNA viruses (pp 45-83). Switzerland, Springer International Publishing. 

2015
  • Kaw Bing Chua, Chong Tin Tan, Kum Thong Wong. Human Emerging and Re-emerging Infections: Nipah Virus Infections in Humans, Chapter 10, Viral and Parasitic Infections, Volume 1, Ed Sunit Kumar Singh, John Wiley and Sons 2015 

2014
  • Gray F, Wong KT, Scaravilli F, Sharer LR (2014). Infections of the Central Nervous System. In F. Gray, C. Duckaerts, U. de Girolami, Escourolle and Poirier’s Manual of Basic Neuropathology (pp. 114-148). Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford Universtiy Press. 

2011
  • A Guide to Clinical Management and Public Health Response for Hand Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD), WHO Health Organization (Western Pacific Region) & REDI centre, 2011 

2007
  • Goh KJ, Wong KT, Tan CT (2007). Nipah and Hendra viruses encephalitis. In IW Fong & K Alibek (Eds), New and Evolving Infections of the 21st Century (pp 279-293). New York, Springer. 

2003
  • Tan CT, Wong KT. Nipah encephalitis. In: Clinical Neurovirology, Chapter 23, pp 517-522, Marcel Dekker Inc, New York, 2003 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Yu SP, Ong KC, Perera D, Wong KT. 2018. Neuronal transcriptomic responses to Japanese encephalitis virus infection with a special focus on chemokine CXCL11 and pattern recognition receptors RIG-1 and MDA5. Virology, 527:107-115. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rajahram GS, Hale G, Bhatnagar J, Hiu J, Thayan R, William T, Wong KT, Tambyah PA, Yeo TW. Postmortem evidence of disseminated Zika virus infection in an adult patient. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2019; doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2019.01.047 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jayapalan RR, Mun KS, Wong KT, Sia SF. Malignant transformation of a rosette-forming glioneuronal tumour with IDH-1 mutation: A case report and literature review. World Neurosurgery 2019; 2: 100006. doi.org/10.1016/j.wnsx.2018.100006 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yee, P. T. I., Tan, S. H., Ong, K. C., Tan, K. O., Wong, K. T., Hassan, S. S., & Poh, C. L. (2019). Development of live attenuated Enterovirus 71 vaccine strains that confer protection against lethal challenge in mice. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 4805. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-41285-z (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Vasaikar S, Tsipras G, Landazuri N, Costa H, Wilhelmi V, Scicluna P, Cui HL, Mohammad A-A, Davoudi B, Shang M, Ananthaseshan S, Straat K, Stragliotto G, Rahbar A, Wong KT, Tegner J, Yaiw KC, Soderberg-Naucler C. Overexpression of endothelin B receptor in glioblastoma: a prognostic marker and therapeutic target? BMC Cancer 2018; 18: 154, doi 10.1186/s12885-018-4012-7 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yogarajah T, Ong KC, Perera D, Wong KT. RSAD2 and AIM2 modulate Coxsackievirus A16 and Enterovirus A71 replication in neuronal cells in different ways that may be associated with their 5’ nontranslated regions. Journal of Virology 2018; 92:e01914-17 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Junaid OQ, Wong KT, Khaw LT, Mahmud R, Vythilingam I. Histopathology of Brugia pahangi and Plasmodium berghei ANKA co-infection in the gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus). Tropical Biomedicine 2018; 35: 981-998 (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Yalda Khosravi, Han Ming Gan, Patrick Jing Yi Chia, Larry J Croft, Chow Goon Ng, Khean Lee Goh Kumutha Malar Vellasamy, Vanitha Mariappan, Kien Chai Ong, Kum Thong Wong, Mun Fai Loke and Jamuna Vadivelu (2017) The gastric microbiome of four Malaysian gastroduodenal disease patients. Scientific Pages Gene Genome Res 2017, 1(1):1-9 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Junaid, Q.O., Khaw, L.T., Mahmud.,R., Ong, K.C., Lau, Y.L., Borade,P.U., Liew,J.W.K., Sivanandam,S., Wong,K.T. and Vythilingam,I. (2017). Pathogenesis of Plasmodium berghei ANKA infection in the gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus) as an experimental model for severe malaria. Parasite, 24, 38, 1-14. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Vadivelu J, Vellasamy KM, Thimma J, Mariappan V, Kang WT, Choh LC, Shankar EM, Wong KT (2017). Survival and intra-nuclear trafficking of Burkhoderia pseudomallei: Strategies of evasion from immune surveillance? PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 11 (1): e0005241. doi:10.1371.journal.pntd.0005241 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rajagopal R, Abd-Ghafar S, Ganesan D, Mainudin AZB, Wong KT, Ramli N, Jawin V, Lum SH, Yap YT, Bouffet E, Qaddoumi I, Krishan S, Ariffin H, Abdullah WA. Challenges of treating childhood medulloblastoma in a country with limited resources: 20 years of experience at a single tertiary center in Malaysia. Journal of Global Oncology 2017; 3: 143-156 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Phyu WK, Ong KC, Wong KT. 2017. Modelling person-to-person transmission in an Enterovirus A71 orally infected hamster model of hand-foot-and-mouth disease and encephalomyelitis. Emerging Microbes & Infections, 6: e62. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ambrose KK, Taufik I, Lian LH, Goh KJ, Wong KT,Ahmad-Annuar A, Thong MK (2017) Deregulation of microRNAs in blood and skeletal muscles of myotonic dystrophy type 1 patients Neurology India 2017 May-Jun;65(3):512-517. doi: 10.4103/neuroindia.NI_237_16 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Phyu WK1, Ong KC2, Kong CK3, Alizan AK3, Ramanujam TM3, Wong KT1. (2017). Squamous epitheliotropism of Enterovirus A71 in human epidermis and oral mucosa. Sci Rep. 7:45069. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Thong MK, Sofiah A, Park YE , Kim DS, Goh KJ, Wong KT.(2017) Congenital muscular dystrophy due to laminin α2 (merosin) deficiency (MDC1A) in an ethnic Malay girl. Neurology Asia 2017; 22(2): 155-159 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kathlin K. Ambrose, Ishak Taufik, Lay H. Lian, Khean J. Goh, Kum T. Wong, Azlina Ahmad-Annuar, Meow-Keong Thong. (2017) Analysis of CTG repeat length variation in the DMPK gene in the general population and the molecular diagnosis of myotonic dystrophy type 1 in Malaysia. BMJ Open 2017;7: e010711 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yogarajah T, Ong KC, Perera D, Wong KT. 2017. AIM2 inflammasome-mediated pyrotosis in Enterovirus A71 infected neuronal cells restricts viral replication. Scientific Reports. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yogarajah T, Ong KC, Perera D, Wong KT. 2017. Enterovirus A71 and Coxsackievirus A16 show different replication kinetics in human neuronal and non-neuronal cell lines. Archives Virology. 162: 727-737. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Level 4 comprehensive epilepsy program in Malaysia,a resource-limited country KS Lim, SAB Ahmad, V Narayanan, K Rahmat, NM Ramli, KS Mun, KT Wong, NIsmail, SF Loo, CT Tan Neurology Asia 2017; 22(4) : 299 – 305 (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Fong SY, Goh KJ, Shahrizaila N, Wong KT, Tan CT. Effects of demographic and physical factors on nerve conduction study values of healthy subjects in a multi-ethnic asian population. Muscle Nerve 2016; 54: 244-248 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan JS, Ambang T, Ahmad-Annuar A, Rajahram GS, Wong KT, Goh KJ. Congenital myasthenic syndrome due to novel CHAT mutations in an ethnic kadazandusun family. Muscle Nerve 2016; 53: 822-826 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Phyu WK, Ong KC, Wong KT. 2016. A consistently orally-infected hamster model for Enterovirus A71 encephalomyelitis demonstrates squamous lesions in the paws, skin and oral cavity reminiscent of Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease. PLOS ONE 11(1): e0147463. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone 0147463 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Costa H, Xu X, Overbeek G, Vasaikar S, Patro CPK, Kostopoulou ON, Jung M, Shafi G, Anatahaseshan S, Tsipras G, Davoudi B, Mohammad AA, Lam H, Straat K, Wilhelmi V, Shang M, Tegner J, Tong JC, Wong KT, Soderberg-Naucler C, Yaiw KC. Human cytomegalovirus may promote tumour progression by upregulating arginase-2. Oncotarget 2016; 7: 47221-47231 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fu TL, Ong KC, Tran YD, McLean CA, Wong KT. 2016. Viral neuronotropism is important in the pathogenesis of Murray Valley encephalitis. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology. 42: 307-310. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amir A, Ngui R, Ismail WHW, Wong KT, Ong JSK, Lim YAL, Mahmud R. Case Report: Anisakiasis causing acute dysentery in Malaysia. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016; 94: 522-524 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chow TK, Eu LC, Chin KF, Ong KC, Pailoor J, Vadivelu J, Wong KT. 2016. Case report: Incidental splenic granuloma due to Burkholderia pseudomallei: A case of asymatic latent meliodosis? Am. J. Trop. Hyg, 94: 522-524. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan SH, Ong KC, Perera D, Wong KT. 2016. A monoclonal antibody to ameliorate central nervous system infection and improve survival in a murine model of human Enterovirus-A71 encephalomyelitis. Antiviral Research. 132: 196-203. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ambang T, Tan JS, Ong S, Wong KT, Goh KJ (2016). Clinical and pathological findings in telbuvidine-associated myopathy. PLosOne 11(9):e0162760. doi.10.1371.journal.pone.0162760 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Fu TL, Ong KC, Tran YD, McLean CA, Wong KT. Viral neuronotropism is important in the pathogenesis of Murray Valley Encephalitis. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology 2016; 42: 307-310 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Liu L, Mo Z, Liang Z, Zhang Y, Li R, Ong KC, Wong KT, Yang E, Che Y, Wang J, Dong C, Feng M, Pu J, Wang L, Liao Y, Jiang L, Tan SH, David P, Huang T, Zhou Z, Wang X, Xia J, Guo L, Wang L, Xie Z, Cui W, Mao Q, Liang Y, Zhao H, Na R, Cui P, Shi H, Wang J, Li Q. 2015. Immunity and clinical efficacy of an inactivated enterovirus 71 vaccine in healthy Chinese children: a report of further observations. BMC Med, 13: 226. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Avoid haste in defining human muscular sarcocystosis Claire M. Italiano; Kum Thong Wong; Sazaly AbuBakar; Yee Ling Lau; Norlisah Ramli; Sharifah F. Syed Omar; Chong Tin Tan Clinical Infectious Diseases 2015 ;Volume: 60 Issue: 7 Pages: 1134-1134. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu1163 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fu TL, Ong KC, Wong KT. 2015. Pathological findings in a mouse model of Japanese encephalitis infected via the foot pad. Neurology Asia, 20: 349-354. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chiam CW, Chan YF, Ong KC, Wong KT, Sam IC. 2015. Neurovirulence comparison of chikungunya virus isolates of the Asia and East/Central/South African genotypes from Malaysia. J Gen Virol. 96: 3243-3254. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ong KC, Wong KT. 2015. Understanding Enterovirus 71 neuropathogensis and its impact on other neurotropic enteroviruses. Brain Pathol 25:614-24. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ong KC, Wong KT. Henipavirus encephalitis: Recent developments and advances. Brain Pathology 2015; 25: 605-613 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Thanh TT, Anh NT, Tham NT, Van HMT, Sabanathan S, Qui PT, Ngan TT, Van TTM, Nguyet LA, Ny NTH, Than LTM, Chai OK, Perera D, Viet DC, Khan TH, Ha DQ, Tuan HM, Wong KT, Hung NT, Chau NVV, Thwaites G, van Doorn HR, Tan LV. Validation and utilization of an internally controlled multiplex real-time RT-PCR assay for simultaneous detection of enteroviruses and enterovirus 71 associated hand foot and mouth disease. Virology Journal 2015; 12:85, doi 10.1186/s12985-015-0316-2 (ISI-Indexed)
  • CY Tan, G Lingam, K Rahmat, S Abdullah, AH Tan, MLS Tai, N Ramli, WK Thong, CT Tan. Primary angiitis of the Central Nervous System with Myelopathy as Initial Clinical Presentation. Primary angiitis of the central nervous system with myelopathy as initial clinical presentation. Neurology Asia 2015; 20(1):79-84. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng-Seang Lim, Ai-Huey Tan, Chun-Shen Lim, Kek- Heng Chua, Ping-Chin Lee, Norlisah Ramli, Giri Shan Rajahram, Fatimah Tina Hussin, Kum-Thong Wong, Meenakshi B. Bhattacharjee, Ching-Ching Ng. R54C Mutation of NOTCH3 Gene in the First Rungus Family with CADASIL. PLoS One, 2015; 10(8), e0135470. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0135470. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan LV, Tuyen NTK, Tan TT, Ngan TT, Van HMT, Sabanathan S, Van TTM, Thanh LTM, Nguyet LA, Geoghegan JL, Ong KC, Perera D, Hang VTT, Ny NTH, Anh NT, Ha DQ, Qui PT, Viet DC, Tuan HM, Wong KT, Holmes EC, Chau NVV, Thwaites G, van Doorn HR. A generic assay for whole-genome amplification and deep sequencing of enteroviurs A71. Journal of Virological Methods 2015; 215-216: 30-36 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Toe, B. P., Ramli, N., Lam, S. Y., Wong, K. T., & Prepageran, N. (2015). Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of the sinonasal tract with metastasis to the liver: A case report and literature review. Ear, nose, & throat journal, 94(2), E27-32 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hooi YT, Ong KC, Perera D, Wong KT. 2015. Pathological findings in a mouse model for Coxsackievirus A16 infection. Neurology Asia, 20: 343-347. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Claire M. Italiano, Kum Thong Wong, Sazaly AbuBakar, Yee Ling Lau, Norlisah Ramli, Sharifah Faridah Syed Omar, Maria Kahar Bador,Chong Tin Tan.Sarcocystis nesbitti Causes Acute, Relapsing Febrile Myositis with a High Attack Rate: Description of a Large Outbreak of Muscular Sarcocystosis in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, 2012.PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 2014.PNTD-D-13-02037R1 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Italiano CM, Wong KT, AbuBakar S, Lau YL, Ramli N, Syed Omar SF, Tan CT.(2014). Avoid Haste in Defining Human Muscular Sarcocystosis.Clin Infect Dis. 60(7):1134 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong JW, Azlina AA, Wong KT, Thong MK, Goh KJ. Single mitochondrial DNA deletions in chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia (CPEO) and Kearns-Sayre syndrome (KSS) patients from a multiethnic Asian population Neurology Asia 2014; 19(1) : 27-36 (ISI-Indexed)
  • He Y, Ong KC, Gao Z, Zhao X, Anderson VM, McNutt MA, Wong KT, Lu M. Tonsillar crypt epithelium is an important extracentral nervous system site for viral replication in EV71 encephalomyelitis. American Journal of Pathology 2014; 184: 714-720 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Eu LC, Ong KC, Hiu J, Vadivelu J, Nathan S, Wong KT. In situ hybridization to detect and identify Burkholderia pseudomallei in human melioidosis. Modern Pathology 2014; 27: 657-664 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan SH, Ong KC, Wong KT. Enterovirus 71 can directly infected the brainstem via cranial nerves and infection can be ameliorated by passive immunization. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology 2104; 73: 999-1008 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Liong HF, Wahab SAA, Yakob Y, Hock NL, Thong WK, Viswanathan V. Late-onset glycogen storage disease Type II (Pompe's Disease) with a novel mutation: A Malaysian perspective. Case Reports in Neurological Medicine 2014; 2014:926510. doi 10.1155/2014/926510 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Yee Ling Lau, Phooi Yee Chang, Chong Tin Tan, Mun Yik Fong, Rohela Mahmud, and Kum Thong Wong 2014. Short Report: Sarcocystis nesbitti Infection in Human Skeletal Muscle:Possible Transmission from Snakes. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 90(2), 361�364 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Anada RP, Wong KT, Malicdan MC, Goh KJ, Hayashi Y, Nishino I, Noguchi S. Absence of beta-amyloid deposition in the central nervous system of a transgenic mouse model of distal myopathy with rimmed vacuoles. Amyloid 2014 doi: 10.3109/13506129.2014.889675 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Ploquin A, Sz i J., Mathieu C, Guillaume V, Barateau V, Ong KC, Wong KT, Cosset FL, Horvat B, Salvetti A. Protection against henipavirus infection using recombinant AAV vector vaccines. Journal of Infectious Diseases 2013; 207: 469-478 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jessie, K., Jayapalan, J. J., Ong, K. C., Rahim, Z. H. A., Zain, R. M., Wong, K. T. and Hashim, O. H. (2013) Aberrant proteins in the saliva of patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma. Electrophoresis, 34, 2495- 2502. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fujii K, Nagata N, Sato Y, Ong KC, Wong KT, Yamayoshi S, Shimanuki M, Shitara H, Taya C, Koike S. Transgenic mouse model for the study of enterovirus 71 neuropathogenesis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2013; 110: 14753-14758 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Ng S, Wong K T, Goh K J. The Spectrum of Elderly Myopathies in an Asian population. Neurology Asia 2013;18(2):177-81 (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Wong KT, Tan CT. Clinical and pathological manifestations of human Henipavirus infection. Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 2012; 359: 95-104 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong KT, Ng KY, Ong KC, Ng WF, Shankar SK, Mahadevan A, Radotra B, Su IJ, Lau G, Ling AE, Chan KP, Marcorelles P, Vallet S, Cardosa MJ, Desai A, Ravi V, Nagata N, Shimizu H, Takasaki T. Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis and Japanese encephalitis can be distinguished by topographic distribution of inflammation and specific intraneuronal detection of viral antigen and RNA. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology 2012; 38: 443-453 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yaiw KC, Eu LC, Fang CM, Ong BB, Qvist R, Wong KT. No apparent association between beta-amyloid deposition and apoliprotein E genotype in the non-demented aging brain in a Malaysian population. Neurology Asia 2012; 17: 325-330 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ch'ng WC, Stanbridge EJ, Wong KT, Ong KC, Yusoff K, Shafee N. Immunization with recombinant enterovirus 71 viral capsid protein 1 fragment stimulated antibody responses in hamsters. Virology Journal 2012; 9:155 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mathieu C, Guillaume V, Sabine A, Ong KC, Wong KT, Legras-Lachuer C, Horvat B. Lethal Nipah virus infection induces rapid overexpression of CXCL10 in endothelial cells. PLoS ONE 2012 7 (2):e32157. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0032157 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ho J.S., Rahmat K, K Alli, CH Yip, KT Wong.Primary breast osteosarcoma: Dynamic contrast enhanced MRI, proton spectroscopy and diffusion weighted imaging findings. Annals Acad Med Singapore 41 (10) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Poovindran AR, Ganesan D, Ramahsamay N, Wong KT. Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the promoter of the apolipoprotein E gene in different ethnic groups in Malaysia. Neurology Asia 2012; 17: 341-346 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mathieu C, Guilaume V, Volchkova V, Pohl C, Jacquot F, Looi R, Wong KT, Legras Lachuer C, Volchkov V, Lachuer J, Horvat B. Nonstructural Nipah virus C protein regulates both the early host proinflammatory response and viral virulence. Journal of Virology 2012; 86: 10766-10775 (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Rahmat K, Yip CH, D'Cruz NR, Jayapragasam KJ, Wong KT, Moosa F. A rare case of Hodgkin's lymphoma masquerading as locally advanced breast carcinoma. Indian Journal of Cancer 2011; 48: 118-120 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ch'ng WC, Standbridge EJ, Ong KC, Wong KT, Yusoff K, Shafee N. Partial Protection against Enterovirus 71 (EV71) infection in a mouse model immunized with recombinant Newcastle Disease Virus capsids displaying the EV71 VP1 fragment. Journal of Medical Virology 2011 (in press) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Adrian Choon Aun Koay, Kum Thong Wong, Visvaraja Subrayan. Benign reactive lymphoid hyperplasia affecting both the conjunctiva and the cornea. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Opthalmol 2011 (published online) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sundaram C, Shankar SK, Thong WK, Pardo-Villamizar CA. Pathology and diagnosis of central nervous system infections. Pathology Research International, Volume 2011, Article ID 878263, 4 pages, doi:10.4061/2011/878263 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • WongKT, Ong KC. Pathology of acute Henipavirus infection in humans and animals. Pathology Research International, volume 2011, Article ID 567248, 12 pages. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • The frequency of common mitochondrial DNA mutations in a cohort of Malaysian patients with specific mitochondrial encephalomyopathy syndromes Jia-Woei Chong, Azlina Ahmad Annuar, Kum-Thong Wong, Meow-Keong Thong, Khean-Jin Goh Neurology Asia 2011; 16(4) : 321 ¿ 327 (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • Wong KT. Emerging epidemic viral encephalitides with a special focus on henipaviruses. Acta Neuropathologica 2010; 120:317-325 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rahmat K, Kaur S, Ramli NM, Chandran PA, Wong KT, Abdullah S, Omar SS, Ganesan D, Tan CT. Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy limited to the posterior fossa. Neurology Asia, 2010; 15: 283-286 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fong MY, Wong KT, Rohela M, Tan LH, Adeeba K, Lee YY, Lau YL. Unusual manifestation of cutaneous toxoplasmosis in a HIV-positive patient. Tropical Biomedicine 2010, 27: 447-450 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong KT. Nipah and Hendra virus: recent advances in pathogenesis. Future Virology 2010; 5:129-131 
  • Tan JAMA, Chan JHM, Tan KL, Annuar AA, Lee MK, Goh KJ, Wong KT. Dystrophin gene analysis in Duchenne/Becker dystrophy in a Malaysian population using multiplex polymerase chain reaction. Neurology Asia 2010; 15: 19- 25 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ahmad Annuar A, Wong KT, Ching AS, Thong MK, Wong SW, Alsiddiq F, Ong LC, Goh KJ. Exercise induced cramps and myoglobinuria in dystrophinopathy - a report of three Malaysian cases. Neurology Asia 2010;15(2):125- 131 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ong, K.C., Devi, S., Cardosa, M. J., Wong K. T. Formaldehyde-inactivated whole-virus vaccine protects a murine model of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis against disease. Journal of Virology 84 (1); 661-665 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Cox-Singh J, Hiu J, Lucas SB, Divis PC, Zulkarnaen M, Chandran P, Wong KT, Adem P, Zaki SR, Singh B, Krishna S. Severe Malaria: A case of Plasmodium knowlesi infection with post mortem findings: a case report. Malaria Journal 2010; 9:10 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Marianneau P, Guillaume V, Wong KT, Badmanathan M, Looi RY, Murri S, Loth P, Tordo N, Wild TF, Horvat B, Contamin H. Experimental infection of squirrel monkeys with Nipah virus. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2010; 16: 507-510 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2009
  • Wong KT. Pathology of Henipavirus infection in humans and hamster model. Neurology Asia 2009; 14: 59-61 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan CT, Chua KB, Wong KT. Nipah virus encephalitis - A review. ASM Science Journal 2009; 3: 91-96 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Wong KT, Robertson T, Ong BB, Chong JW, Yaiw KC, Wang LF, Ansford, AJ, Tannenberg A. Human Hendra virus infection causes acute and relapsing encephalitis. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology 2009; 35: 296- 305 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Guillaume V, Wong KT, Looi RY, Georges-Courbot MC, Barrot L, Buckland R, Wild TF, Horvat B. Acute Hendra virus infection : Analysis of the pathogenesis and passive antibody protection in the hamster model. Virology 2009; 387: 459-465 (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Yaiw KC, Bingham J, Crameri G, Mungall B, Hyatt A, Eaton B, Shamala D, Wang LF, Wong KT. Tioman virus, a paramyxovirus of bat origin, causes mild disease in pigs and has a predilection for lymphoid tissues. Journal of Virology 2008; 82: 565-568 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Ong KC, Badamanthan M, Shamala D, Cardosa MJ, Wong KT. Pathological characterization of a murine model of human Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology 2008; 67: 532-542 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yaiw KC, Hyatt A, VanDriel R, Crameri SG, Eaton B, Wong MH, Wang LF, Ng ML, Bingham J, Shamala D, Wong KT. Viral morphogenesis and morphological changes in human neuronal cells following Tioman and Menangle virus infection. Archives of Virology 2008; 153: 865-875 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Munisamy B, Ong KC, Kojima H, Noriyo N, Chua KW, Ong BB, Nagashima K. The distribution of inflammation and virus in human enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis suggests possible viral spread by neural pathways. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology 2008; 67: 162-169 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Murty OP, Mun KS, Neetu Gopinath, Wong KT. A rare case of Alexander\'s leukodystrophy and choking. American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology 2008; 29: 364-7 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Muniandy S, Yaiw KC, Jack BC, Rayappan AV, Wong KT, Ismail IS, Qvist R. Quantification of Zonula Occludens-1 mRNA expression in cultured bovine retinal endothelial cells, using SYBR real-time PCR. Biomedical Research 2008; 19: 117-124 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Yong YK, Chong HT, Wong KT, Tan CT, Devi S. Aetiology of viral central nervous system infection, a Malaysian study. Neurology Asia 2008; 13: 65-71 (ISI-Indexed)

2007
  • Anthony SY Leong, K Thong Wong, Trishe Y-M Leong, Puay Hoon Tan, Pongsak Wannakrairot. The pathology of dengue haemorrhagic fever. Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology 2007; 24: 227-236 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yaiw KC, Ong KC, Chua KB, Bingham J, Wang Linfa, Shamala D, Wong KT. Tioman virus infection in experimentally infected mouse brain and its association with apoptosis. Journal of Virological Methods 2007; 143: 140-146 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yaiw KC, Crameri G, Wang L, Chong HT, Chua KB, Tan CT, Goh KJ, Shamala D, Wong KT. Serological evidence of possible human infection with Tioman virus, a newly described paramyxovirus of bat origin. Journal of Infectious Disease, 2007; 196: 884-886 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Chong HT, Ramli N, Wong KT, Looi LM, Iwasaki T, Nagata N, Ramasundram V, Tan CT. Subacute measles encephalitis: A case of long term survival with follow-up MR brain scans. Neurology Asia 2007; 12: 121-125 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2006
  • Sia SF, Dublin N, Nurul B, Wong KT. Malignant sertoli cell tumour: An uncommon testicular tumour. JUMMEC 2006;9(2): 18-21 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Bhattacharjee M, Venugopal B, Wong KT, Goto Y, Bhattacharjee MB. Mitochondrial disorders: Diabetes mellitus, and findings in three muscles including the heart. Ultrastructural Pathology 2006; 30: 135-141 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2005
  • Thong MK, Bazlin R, Wong KT. Diagnosis and management of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in a developing country over a 10-year period. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology 2005; 47: 474-477. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loi HDK, Wong KT, Choo KE. Juvenile acid maltase deficiency. Malaysian Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 2005: 14: 58-63 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Goh KJ, Wong KT, Nishino I, Minami N, Nonaka I. Oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy with PABPN1 mutation in a Chinese Malaysian woman. Neuromuscular Disorders 2005; 15: 262-264 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2004
  • Jessie K, Fong MY, S Devi, Lam SK, Wong KT. Localization of dengue virus in naturally-infected human tissues by immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization. Journal of Infectious Diseases 2004; 189: 1411-1418 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Jaafar FM, Attoui H, Gallian P, Isahak I, Wong KT, Cheong SK, Nadarajah VS, Cantaloube JF, Biagini P, Micco PD, Lamballerie XD. Recombinant VP9-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of immunoglobulin G antibodies to Banna virus (genus Seadornavirus). Journal of Virological Methods 2004; 116: 55-61 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2003
  • Wong KT, Grosjean I, Brisson C, Blanquier B, Fevre-Montange M, Bernard A, Loth P, Georges-Courbot MC, Chevallier M, Akaoka H, Marianneau P, Lam SK, Wild TF, Deubel V. A golden hamster model for human acute Nipah virus infection. American Journal of Pathology 2003; 163: 2127-37 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Tan CT, Wong KT. Nipah encephalitis outbreak in Malaysia. Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore 2003; 32: 112-117 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Goldsmith CS, Whistler T, Rollin RE, Ksiazek TG, Rota PA, Bellini WJ, Daszek P, Wong KT, Shieh WJ, Zaki SR. Elucidating Nipah virus morphogenesis and replication using ultrastructural and molecular approaches. Virus Research 2003 ; 92: 89-98 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2002
  • CT Tan, KJ Goh, KT Wong, SA Sarji, KB Chua, NK Chew et al. Relapsed and late-onset Nipah encephalitis. Ann Neurol 2002; 51:703-708. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong KT, Shieh WJ, Kumar S, Norain K, Abdullah W, Guarner J, Goldsmith CS, Chua KB, Lam SK, Tan CT, Goh KJ, Chong HT, Jusoh R, Rollin PE, Ksiazek TG, Zaki SR and the Nipah Virus Pathology Working Group. Nipah virus infection: Pathology and pathogenesis of an emerging paramyxoviral zoonosis. American Journal of Pathology 2002; 161:2153-2167 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong KT, Shieh WJ, Zaki SR, Tan CT. Nipah virus infection, an emerging paramyxoviral zoonosis. Springer Seminars in Immunopathology, 2002; 24: 215-228 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yaw KC, Qvist R, Sekaran M, Wong KT. A rapid method for the identification of ApoE alleles by multiple single strand conformation polymorphism, using a minigel system. Biomedical Research 2002; 13: 139-140 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2001
  • Puthucheary SD, Wong KT, Vadivelu J, Ong G. Acute respiratory failure in melioidosis. Singapore Medical Journal 2001; 42: 117 - 121 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong HT, Tan CT, Karim N, Wong KT, Kumar S, Abdullah W, Chua KB, Lam SK, Goh KJ, Chew NK, Petharunam V, Kunjapan SR, Thayaparan T. Outbreak of Nipah encephalitis among pig farm workers in Malaysia in 1998/1999: Was there any role for Japanese encephalitis? Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2001; 6: 129-134 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2000
  • Goh KJ, Wong KT, Tan CT. Myopathic dropped head syndrome: a syndrome of mixed aetiology. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 2000; 7: 334-6 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Chua KB, Lam SK, Tan CT, Hooi PS, Goh KJ, Chew NK, Tan KS, Kamarulzaman A, Wong KT. High mortality in Nipah encephalitis is associated with presence of virus in cerebrospinal fluid. Annals of Neurology 2000; 48: 802-5 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT. Enterovirus-associated neurological disease with special reference to enterovirus 71. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2000; 5: 47-9 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Lum LCS, Wong KT, Lam SK, Chua KB, Goh A. Adenovirus in EV 71-associated hand, foot, and mouth disease. Lancet 2000; 355:146-7. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Sarji SA, Abdullah BJ, Goh KJ, Tan CT, Wong KT. MR imaging features of Nipah encephalitis. American Journal of Roentgenology 2000; 175: 437-42 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Lum LCS, Lam SK. Enterovirus 71 and neurologic complications. New England Journal of Medicine 2000; 342: 356-8. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT. Emerging and re-emerging epidemic encephalitides: a tale of two viruses. Journal of Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology 2000; 26: 313-8 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Goh KJ, Tan CT, Chew NK, Tan PSK, Kamarulzaman A, Sarji SA, Wong KT, Abdullah BSJ, Chua KB, Lam SK, \"Clinical features of Nipah virus infection, a new viral encephalitis among pig farmers in Malaysia\", New England Journal of Medicine 2000, Vol. 342, pg. 1229-35 (ISI-Indexed)

1999
  • Chua KB, Goh KJ, Wong KT, Kamarulzaman A, Tan PSK, Ksiazek TG, Zaki SR, Paul G, Lam SK, Tan CT. Fatal encephalitis due to Nipah virus among pig farmers in Malaysia. Lancet 1999; 354: 1257-9 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Chua KB, Lam SK. Immunohistochemical detection of infected neurons as a rapid diagnosis of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis. Annals of Neurolology 1999; 45: 271-2 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Chin PW, Koh KC, Wong KT. Cutaneous tuberculosis mimicking cellulitis in an immunocompromised patient. Singapore Medical Journal 1999; 40: 46-7 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1998
  • Lucy CS Lum, Wong KT, Lam S, Chua KB, Goh AY, Lim WL, Ong BB, Paul G, AbuBakar S. Fatal enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis. Journal of Pediatrics 1998; 133: 795-8 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Gita J, Wong KT, Amin J. Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the thyroid - A case report. Medical Journal of Malaysia 1998; 20: 45-8 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Lucy CS Lum, Wong KT, Lam SK, Chua, KB, Goh AYT. Neurogenic pulmonary oedema and enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis. Lancet 1998; 352: 1391 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1997
  • Liam CK, Wong KT. Pulmonary involvement by Hodgkins Disease mimicking pneumonia. Medical Journal of Malaysia 1997; 52: 84-6 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ariffin H, Ariffin WA, Wong KT, Ramanujam TM, Lin HP. Intraabdominal desmoplastic small round cell tumour in an 11 year old boy. Singapore Medical Journal 1997; 38: 169-71 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yip CH, Wong KT, Samuel D. Bilateral plasma cell granuloma (inflammatory pseudotumour) of the breast. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery 1997; 67: 300-2 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1996
  • Ong BB, Wong KT. Adrenal cytomegaly associated with diaphragmatic hernia: Report of a case. Malaysian Journal of Pathology 1996; 18: 121-3 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Wong KT, Vadivelu J, Puthucheary SD, Tan KL. An immunohistochemical method for the diagnosis of melioidosis. Pathology 1996; 28: 188-91 
  • Wong KT, Allen IV, McQuaid S, McConnell R. An immunohistochemical study of neurofibrillary tangle formation in post-encephalitic Parkinsonism. Clinical Neuropathology 1996; 15: 22-5 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Kum Thong Wong, David Dick, Janice R Anderson. Mitochondrial abnormalities in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy. Neuromuscular Disorders 1996; 6: 163-6 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Koh KBH, Lee SH, Chee CP. Intracranial germinoma metastasizing via a ventriculo-peritoneal shunt. Singapore Medical Journal 1996; 37: 441-2 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Savithri D Puthucheary, Jamunarani Vadivelu, Chen Ce-cile, Wong Kum-Thong, Ghazally Ismail. Electron microscopic demonstration of extracellular structure of Burkholderia pseudomallei. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 1996; 54: 313-4 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1995
  • Liam CK, Wong KT. Sclerosing haemangioma of the lung. Singapore Medical Journal 1995; 36: 333-4 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Pathmanathan R, Wong KT. Re: Protection by tocotrienols against hypercholesterolaemia and atheroma. Medical Journal of Malaysia 1995; 50: 117 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Wong KT, Yusoff M. Scanning electron microscopy of the human muscular sarcocyst. Parasitology Research 1995; 81: 359-60 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Puthucheary SD, Vadivelu J. The histopathology of human melioidosis. Histopathology 1995; 26: 51-5 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1994
  • Wong KT, Jayalakshmi P, Oh CE, Subramaniam N. Squamous cell carcinoma of the extremities arising from Marjolin\'s ulcer. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 1994; 2: 87-90 
  • Wong KT, Wong KK. A case of acantholytic dermatosis of the vulva with features of pemphigus vegetans. Journal of Cutaneous Pathology 1994; 21: 453-6 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Sara Ahmad T, Fernandez F, Azizah NWK, Swaminathan M. Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma with reference to unusual clinical presentations. Asian Journal of Surgery 1994; 17: 283-5 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1993
  • Wong KT, Khir ASM, Noori S, Peh SC. Fatal haemoperitoneum due to rupture of hepatic metastasis from renal cell carcinoma. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery 1993; 64: 58-9 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Clarke G, Pathmanathan R, Hamilton PW. Light microscopic and three-dimensional morphology of the human muscular sarcocyst. Parasitology Research 1993; 80: 138-40 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Pathmanathan R. Human muscular sarcocystosis in Malaysia. Tropical and Geographical Medicine 1993; 45: 191 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Leggett PF, Heatley M. Apparent absence of Sarcocystis in human tongue and diaphragm in Northern Ireland. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 1993; 87: 496 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Pathmanathan R. The ultrastructure of the human skeletal muscle sarcocyst. Journal of Parasitology 1993; 80: 327-30 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1992
  • Wong KT, Pathmanathan R. The high prevalence of human skeletal muscle sarcocystosis in southeast Asia. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 1992; 86: 631-2 
  • Wong KT. The use of the liquid crystal display (LCD) panel as a teaching aid in medical lectures. Medical Teacher 1992; 14: 33-6 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Balasundram G, Rachagan SP, Wong KT. A rare case of primary pelvic actinomycosis. Singapore Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1992; 23: 62-4 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1991
  • Wong KT, Azizah NWK, Khairullah Abdullah. Inverted papilloma of the prostatic urethra. Malaysian Journal of Surgery 1991; 10: 41-3 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Tan TT, Lee BC, Zainuddin MA, Wong KT, Samad A, Khalid BAK. Hypercalcaemia in a patient with tuberculous mediastinal lymphadenopathy. Singapore Medical Journal l99l; 32: 87-9 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

1990
  • Wong KT, Chan KS. A dBASE III system for managing 35 mm slides in pathology. Malaysian Journal of Pathology l990; 12: 101-6 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Wong KT et al. Multiple myeloma in the University Hospital: A retrospective study of biodata, clinical, laboratory and radiological profiles. Medical Journal of Malaysia l990; 45: l36-43. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2015
  • Fu TL, Ong KC, Wong KT. Development and characterization of a mouse model for Japanese encephalitis infected via footpad inoculation. Second International Conference on Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Ipoh, Malaysia, 29 September – 1 October 2015 
  • Hooi YT, Ong KC, Wong KT. Development of a digoxigenin-labeled DNA probe for the detection of Coxsackievirus A16 RNA in tissues using in situ hybridisation. Second International Conference on Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Ipoh, Malaysia, 29 September – 1 October 2015 

2014
  • He Y, Ong KC, Gao Z, Zhao X, Anderson VM, McNutt MA, Wong KT, Lu M. Tonsillar crypt epithelium is an important extra-central nervous system site for viral replication in Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis. Emerging Infectious Diseases Symposium, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 11-12 March 2014 
  • Wong KT, Tan SH, Ong KC. Enterovirus 71 infection of the brainstem via cranial nerves can be ameliorated by passive immunization. XVIII International Congress of Neuropathology, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 14-18 September 2014 (Abstract in Brain Pathology 2014; 24: supplement 1, 53) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2013
  • Eu LC, Ong KC, Hiu J, Vadivelu J, Nathan S, Wong KT. Application of a probe specific to the 16s ribosomal RNA of Burkholderia pseudomallei to study infectious disease pathology and spread in an acute melioidosis mouse model. World Melioidosis Congress 2013, Bangkok, Thailand, 18-20 September 2013 

2012
  • Wong KT, Eu LC, Ong KC, Vadivelu J, Nathan S. Development of a specific DNA probe that targets the 16s ribosomal RNA for the detection and identification of Burkholderia pseudomallei in infected tissues. XXIX International Congress of the International Academy of Pathology, Cape Town, South Africa, 30 September-5 October 2012 (Abstract in Histopathology 2012; 61:158) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Ong KC, Ng KY, Radotra B, Shankar SK, Mahadevan A, Glatzel M, Sata T, Shuangshoti S, Robertson T. Cellular targets of virus infection in human rabies. 10th European Congress of Neuropathology, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, 6-9 June 2012 (Abstract in Clinical Neuropathology 2012; 31: 305) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Wong KT, Tan SH, Ong KC. Cranial nerves are involved in viral entry into the brainstem in a mouse model of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis. 10th European Congress of Neuropathology, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, 6-9 June 2012 (Abstract in Clinical Neuropathology 2012; 31: 305-306) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Lucas S, Wong KT, Mahadeva U. Fatal CD8+ T cell encephalitis: An observational autopsy study of an emerging complication in HIV-1-infected African patients on effective long-term ART. CROI 2012, 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, Seattle, Washington, USA, 5-8 March 2012. 
  • Wong KT, Ng KY, Ong KC, Ng WF, Shankar SK, Mahadevan A, Radotra B, Su IJ, Lau G, Macorelles P. Enterovirus 71 and Japanese encephalitis can be distinguished by distribution of inflammation and intraneuronal detection of viral antigen and RNA. 1) 10th European Congress of Neuropathology, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, 6-9 June 2012 (Abstract in Clinical Neuropathology 2012; 31: 306) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2011
  • Chiam CW, Chan YF, Ong KC, Wong KT, Sam IC. Neurovirulence variation of different Chikungunya virus genotypes in ICR suckling mice. 16th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 12-13 December 2011 
  • Teo WL, Kadir NA, Suppian R, Zainul FZ, Ong KC, Wong KT. Ubiquitin in Enterovirus 71 DNA vaccine enhances cellular immune response in mice. 1st National Postgraduate Conference in Molecular Medicine 2011, Kota Bharu, Malaysia, 13-14 April 2011 

2010
  • Looi RY, Thong MK, Goh KJ, Ahmad-Annuar A, Shahrizaila N, Thomas T, Khoo TB, Wong KT. 2010. Genetic mutations in sarcoglycanopathies in a Malaysian population. 15th International Congress of the World Muscle Society, Kumamoto, Japan. 12-16 October 2010. Abstract in Neuromuscular Disorders 2010; 20: 609-10. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Thong MK, Taufik I, Goh KJ, Azlina AA, Wong KT. 2010. The Molecular Diagnosis of Myotonic Dystrophy in Malaysia. Proceedings of the The 11th International Child Neurology Congress (ICNC 2010) 2nd ¿ 7th May 2010, Cairo, Egypt. The International Journal of Child Neuropsychiatry 2010, Vol 7 (Supplement); 162 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
Extended Abstract

2014
  • Goh, K. J., Wong, K. T., Ramli, N., & Tan, C. T. (2014). GP 78: Acute Myositis due to Sarcocystis nesbitii infection. Neuromuscular Disorders, 24(9), 818. (ISI-Indexed)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Nipah virus infection
  • Characterization And Evaluation Of Tfbg Biosensor To Detect Enteroviruses Associated With Hand-foot-and Mouth Disease, Consultant, 2019 - 2021, Others MOHE - Top 100 (IIRG)-HWB, (National)
  • The Effect Of Orally-administered Anti-enterovirus A71 Agents To Reduce Viral Shedding And To Treat Infection And Its Complications, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2020, International Funding, (International)
  • Screening of several potential local natural products as prophylaxis against Hand Foot and Mouth Disease., Consultant, 2017 - 2020, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • Development Of A Proof-of-concept Viral Vaccine With Codon And Codon-pair Deoptimization : Enterovirus A71 Attenuated Vaccine, Consultant, 2017 - 2019, MOSTI-Science Fund, (National)
  • Japanese Encephalitis Virus infection in a mouse model, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2017, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Coxsackievirus A16 and Enterovirus 71 infection: Pathogenetic studies using mouse models., Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2017, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Does Remifentanil Impair Memory Acquisition And Learning In A Rat Model, Consultant, 2014 - 2015, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • The natural history of motor endplate degeneration after nerve denervation, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • ANTI-VIRAL EFFECTS OF IN-HOUSE MALAYSIAN PLANT EXTRACTS COLLECTION TOWARDS JAPANESE ENCEPHALITIS VIRUS (JEV) INFECTION IN NEURONAL CELLS, Consultant, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • The natural history of motor endplate degeneration after nerve denervation, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • The natural history of motor endplate degeneration after nerve denervation, Consultant, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Enterovirus 71 Infection: Studies Of Viral Transmission In The Nervous System In Mouse Model., Consultant, 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Infectious disease pathology of medically important pathogens with an emphasis on investigations by molecular approaches, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2016, High Impact Research (HIR), (University)
  • Infectious Disease Pathology Of Medically Important Pathogens With An Emphasis On Investigations By Molecular Approaches., Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2016, High Impact Research - Ministry of Education (HIR-MOE) Cycle 1, (National)
  • DETECTION OF MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS IN PARAFFIN EMBEDDED TISSUES USING LIGHT MICROSCOPY AND POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION, , 2010 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • IMMUNOLOGICAL STUDIES OF ENTEROVIRUS 71 (EV71) VACCINES IN A MOUSE MODEL, , 2010 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Study of micro ribonucleic acid (miRNA) patterns and messesnger RNA splicingamong myotonic dystrophy (RM1) patients of different ages and clinical features., Co-Investigator, 2010 - 2012, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Development of a Murine Model to Study the Kinetics and Pathological changes in Acute Melioidosis Following Treatment and Immune Modulation, Director, 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (University)
  • DEVELOPMENT OF A MURINE MODEL TO STUDY THE KINETICS AND PATHOLOGICAL CHANGES IN ACUTE MELIODOSIS FOLLOWING TREATMENT AND IMMUNE MODULATION, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, RU Geran, (National)
  • Protective Efficacy Evaluation of EV71 Candidate Vaccines in A Mouse Model, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, ScienceFund, (National)
  • Determination of the Genetic Mutations in Muscular Dystrophy and Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathy in the Multi-Ethnic Malaysian Population and Their Correlation With Clinical Features, Coordinator, 2007 - 2009, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Nipah Virus Infection: Studies on Pathology and Pathogenesis in Animal Model, Director, 2003 - 2008, MOSTI (IRPA), (National)
  • Infectious disease pathology of viruses including henipavirus, enterovirus 71, arboviruses and rabies; bacteria including Burkholderia pseudomallei; parasites including Plasmodium knowlesi

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • WHO mission expert panel, 2018-2018, World Health Organisation
  • Visiting Professor, 2011-2011, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
  • WHO temporary adviser to conference on Enterovirus 71 infection, 2010-2010, WHO
  • Visiting consultant, 2007-2007, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore
  • WHO Visiting Consultant to Bangla Desh regarding Nipah virus outbreak, 2004-2004, World Health Organisation

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Top Research Scientists Malaysia, Academy of Sciences Malaysia (Akademi Sains Malaysia), 2015, (National)
  • Khidmat Setia 20 Award, 2009
  • Merdeka Award 2008 (Health, Science and Technology)to The Nipah Investigation Team, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Merdeka Award Trust, 2008, (National)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2007, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2006, (University)
  • Mahathir Science Award, 2006, to The Nipah Investigation Team, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Academi Sains Malaysia, 2006, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2004, (University)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


INVITED SPEAKER
  • Pathological changes in Nipah virus infection, Nipah virus encephalitis: A scientific seminar, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 1995-07-26 to  , (National)
  • Enterovirus 71 encephalitis , 23rd Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pathologists, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1998-11-13 to 1998-11-14, (National)
  • Enterovirus 71 Encephalomyelitis: Clinical and Pathological Findings, 3rd Biennial Convention of the Asean Neurological Association (ASNA), Chiangmai, Thailand., 1999-02-03 to 1999-02-05, (International)
  • The genetics of DMD among Malaysian Children, 6th Asian Oceanian Congress of Child Neurology and 21st Annual Congress of the Malaysian Paediatric Association, Penang, Malaysia , 1999-09-05 to 1999-09-08, (International)
  • Emerging Viral Infections Histopathology aspects, 34th Singapore-Malaysia Congress of Medicine, Combined Hospitals, Medical and Dental Scientific Meeting, Singapore, 2000-08-03 to 2000-08-06, (International)
  • Epidemic Enterovirus 71 Encephalitis, Deparment seminar, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute for Neuroscience, Tokyo, Japan, 2001-01-15 to  , (International)
  • Muscle Disease in Malaysia: Overview, diagnosis and research, 1st Asian and Oceanian Myology Center Workshop, Tokyo, Japan, 2001-01-20 to 2001-01-21, (International)
  • Nipah encephalitis, 4th Biennial Convention of the Asean Neurological Association (ASNA), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2001-03-22 to 2001-03-24, (International)
  • Pathology of mitochondrial disease, Precongress meeting of the Asian Oceania Myology Center Interim Meeting, Chiangmai, Thailand, 2001-11-08 to  
  • Epidemic encephalitis due to Enterovirus 71 and Nipah virus, 5th Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neurovirology, Osaka, Japan , 2001-11-17 to  , (International)
  • Nipah virus infection: Pathology and pathogenesis of an emerging paramyxoviral zoonosis., 7th Asia Pacific Association of Societies of Pathologists, Singapore, 2001-11-18 to 2001-11-23, (International)
  • Enterovirus 71 infection, ASEAN workshop and teaching course on CNS infections, Bandung, Indonesia, 2002-10-17 to 2002-10-19
  • Neuropathology of viral CNS infection, ASEAN workshop and teaching course on CNS infections, Bandung, Indonesia , 2002-10-17 to 2002-10-19, (International)
  • The CNS pathology of enterovirus 71 infection, 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2003-12-07 to 2003-12-10, (International)
  • Infections of the CNS, Neuropathology Workshop, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 2003-12-15 to 2003-12-19, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of Nipah encephalitis, Seminar for Bangladeshi doctors in Faridpur, Bangladesh., 2004-05-05 to  , (International)
  • Localisation of Dengue virus in naturally-infected human tissues by immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization , Department seminar, National Institute of Infectious Disease, Tokyo, Japan, 2005-01-31 to  , (International)
  • Pathology and Pathogenesis of Nipah Virus Infection: Evidence from Human and Animal Studies, Department seminar, Nippon Institute for Biological Science, Tokyo, Japan, 2005-02-01 to  , (International)
  • Localization of dengue virus in naturally-infected human tissues by immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization, Second Research Network Meeting, Paediatric Dengue Research Vaccine Initiative, Vail Colarado, USA, 2005-06-01 to 2005-06-03, (International)
  • Pathology of Viral Infections, Brain 2005, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2005-12-02 to 2005-12-03, (International)
  • Lecture 1: Nipah and Enterovirus Infection; Lecture 2: Pathology of CNS infections., ASNA Laos Central Nervous System Infection Teaching Course, Vientiane, Laos, 2005-12-10 to 2005-12-11, (International)
  • Outbreak of Nipah Encephalitis in Malaysia: A personal journey, Annual Scientific Congress 2006, National Healthcare Group, Singapore , 2006-09-30 to 2006-10-01, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of Henipavirus encephalitis, Visiting Professor Lecture, 2006-11-17 to  
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of Henipavirus encephalitis, Visiting Professor Lecture, 2006-11-21 to 2006-11-21
  • Histopathological diagnosis of peripheral neuropathies, 7th Biennial Convention of the ASEAN Neurological Association (ASNA2007) and 47th Annual Meeting of the Neurological Society of Thailand,Phetchburi, Thailand., 2007-03-07 to 2007-03-09, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of Henipavirus encephalitis. , 48th Annual Meeting of Japanese Neuropathological Association, Tokyo, Japan, 2007-05-30 to 2007-06-01, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of Henipavirus encephalitis. , 48th Annual Meeting of Japanese Neuropathological Association, Tokyo, Japan, 2007-05-30 to 2007-06-01, (International)
  • Epidemic viral encephalitis in Asia, 21 COE Program, Neuropathology, Niigata International Symposium, Niigata, Japan, 2007-10-26 to 2007-10-27, (International)
  • Pathology of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis in Humans and a murine model, 1st Congress of the Asian Society of Neuropathology, Tokyo, Japan, 2008-05-22 to 2008-05-22, Japanese Society of Neuropathology, (International)
  • Basic molecular techniques: A primer for clinicians, Neuroscience 2008, Melaka, Malaysia, 2008-06-27 to 2008-06-29, Malaysian Society of Neuroscience, (National)
  • A review of the understanding of HFMD and EV71 pathogenesis and implications for clinical management, Forum on Hand Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) in Asian Pacific Region, Singapore, 2008-08-21 to 2008-08-22, (International)
  • Emerging Nipah virus encephalitis and its modeling , Infectious diseases of the Nervous System: Pathogenesis and Worldwide Impact, Pasteur Institute, Paris, France, 2008-09-10 to 2008-09-13, (International)
  • Pathology of Henipavirus infection, XXVIIth International Congress of the International Academy of Pathology, Athens, Greece, 2008-10-12 to 2008-10-17, (International)
  • Pathology of Henipavirus infection in humans and hamster model, Nipah virus colloquium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2008-10-20 to 2008-10-21, University of Malaya, (International)
  • Henipavirus encephalitis, 11th Western Pacific Congress on Chemotherapy and Infectious Diseases. Taipei, Taiwan, 2008-11-29 to 2008-12-03, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis, Beijing International Symposium on Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease, Beijing, China, 2009-01-13 to 2009-01-14, China CDC, CDC (Atlanta, USA), WHO, (International)
  • Dengue infection of peripheral blood leukocytes, Workshop on pathology of Dengue haemorrhagic fever, Paediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative, Sriraraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, 2009-02-02 to 2009-03-03, Paediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative and Sriraraj Hospital, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of viral encephalitis, 8th Biennial Convention of the ASEAN Neurological Associations (ASNA) & Neurosciences 2009, 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2009-04-01 to 2009-04-04, (International)
  • Congenital muscular dystrophies, 8th Biennial Convention of the ASEAN Neurological Associations (ASNA) & Neurosciences 2009, 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2009-04-01 to 2009-04-04, (International)
  • Pathology of Infectious Encephalitis, SISEA International Network Meeting (Workshop on viral encephalitis), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2009-06-08 to 2009-06-11, (International)
  • Pathology of Henipavirus infection, 6th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course, Hong Kong, 2009-07-13 to 2009-07-15, (International)
  • Pathology of Enterovirus 71: Infection in humans and a murine model, 43rd Annual Meeting of the US-Japan Cooperative Medical Science Program & special minisymposium on Enterovirus 71, Philadelphia, USA, 2009-07-20 to 2009-07-22, (International)
  • Case studies of rare and unusual pathogens, 6th Asia Pacific International Academy of Pathology congress, Kerala, India, 2009-08-20 to 2009-08-23, (International)
  • Nipah virus infection in humans: Pathology and pathogenesis, Intercountry workshop on Nipah, Hendra and Ebola-Reston viruses, research and public health, Queensland, Australia, 2009-10-13 to 2009-10-16, (International)
  • CNS infections, Pathology Scientific Seminar 2009, Johor, Malaysia, 2009-11-19 to 2009-11-20, (National)
  • Lecture 1: Overview of pathology and histopathology, Lecture 2: Understanding neuromuscular disorders in children, Paediatric clinicopathology update, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 2009-12-03 to 2009-12-04, (National)
  • Pathology of infectious encephalitis , Symposium on CNS infections, Yangon, Myanmar, 2010-01-19 to 2010-01-19, (International)
  • Update on hand, foot and mouth disease: Pathogenesis, Informal consultation on hand, foot and mouth disease, WHO Western Pacific Region, 2010-03-10 to 2010-03-12, WHO, (International)
  • Emerging epidemic viral encephalitis, XVIIth International Congress of Neuropathology, Salzburg, Vienna, 2010-09-11 to 2010-09-15, (International)
  • Viral encephalitides in Asia, International Neurology Seminar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2010-12-03 to 2010-12-04, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of epilepsy , Workshop on Epilepsy, Mandalay, Myanmar, 2010-12-29 to 2010-12-29, (International)
  • Immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization in the diagnosis of CNS infections, 6th Annual Scientific Meeting, Asia Pacific Society for Molecular Immunohistology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2011-01-07 to 2011-01-09, (International)
  • Neuropathology of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis, The 2nd Congress of Asian Society of Neuropathology/ The 11th Chinese National Congress of Neuropathology, 2011-11-04 to 2011-11-06, (International)
  • Pathological diagnosis of neuromuscular diseases, , 17 January 2012., Symposium on Neuromuscular Disorders, Myanmar Medical Association, Myanmar Neurological Socieity and ASEAN Neurological Association , 2012-01-17 to 2012-01-17, Myanmar Medical Association, Myanmar Neurological Socieity and ASEAN Neurological Association, (International)
  • Emerging epidemic viral encephalitides with a special focus on henipaviruses. Special course: Acquired neuropathology in a changing world., 88th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neuropathologists, Chicago, USA, 2012-06-21 to 2012-06-21, (International)
  • Generation of novel mouse model for study of EV71 neuropathogenesis., Symposium Current Progress in Enterovirus 71 Research in the Asia Pacific Region, 16th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neurovirology, 2012-08-30 to 2012-08-31
  • Pathologists, Pathology and Public Health., XXIX International Congress of the International Academy of Pathology , 2012-09-30 to 2012-10-05
  • Diagnosis of central nervous system infections: How can the pathologist help? , International Conference on Medical and Health Sciences, 2013-05-22 to 2013-05-24, (International)
  • Enterovirus 71 infection and neuropathogenesis., Infectious of the Nervous System: Pathogenesis and Worldwide Impact. Gordon Research Conferences, 2013-07-07 to 2013-07-12, (International)
  • Histology and histochemistry of muscular dystrophies, 13th Asian Oceania Myology Centre Meeting, 2014-05-14 to 2014-05-17, (International)
  • Neuropathogenesis of Enterovirus 71 infection, XVIII International Congress of Neuropathology, 2014-09-14 to 2014-09-18, International Society of Neuropathology, (International)
  • Opened Slide Seminar in Pathology of Infectious Diseases, XXXth International Academy of Pathology, 2014-10-05 to 2014-10-10, International Academy of Pathology, (International)
  • Encephalitis: The role of pathologists, XXXth International Academy of Pathology, Symposium on Encephalitis. , 2014-10-05 to 2015-10-10, International Academy of Pathology, (International)
  • Characteristic pathological findings in various neuromuscular diseases, Asian Oceania Myology Centre Meeting, 2015-03-01 to 2015-03-04, (International)
  • Characteristic pathological findings in various neuromuscular diseases. Wong KT. , Asian Oceania Myology Centre meeting, Bangkok, Thailand, 1-4 March 2015, 2015-03-01 to 2015-03-04, AOMC, (International)
  • Lectures on infectious encephalitis and Pituitary tumours (total 5 lectures), Lectures for Neuropathology-An appetizer, 2016-02-03 to 2016-02-05, Department of Pathology, Singapore General Hospital, (National)
  • Wong KT. Enterovirus Encephalitis including Enterovirus 71 and D68., 17th International Congress of Infectious Diseases, 2016-03-02 to 2016-03-05, International Society of Infectious Diseases, (International)
  • Viral infections of the central nervous system, XXXI International Congress of the International Academy of Pathology and 28th Congress of the European Society of Pathology, 2016-09-25 to 2016-09-29, International Academy of Pathology, (International)
  • Histopathology of low/high grade gliomas The challenges. , Paediatric Brain Tumours, 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting, Malaysian Society of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, 5-6 August 2017, Kuala Lumpur, 2017-08-05 to 2017-08-06, Malaysian Society of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology,, (National)
  • A update of the 2016 WHO classification of CNS tumours, 16th Annual Scientific Meeting College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine of Malaya, 2017-10-12 to 2017-10-13, College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine, Malaysia, (National)
  • Autopsy neuropathology of infectious viral diseases, Past experiences and future directions. 2018 National Conference on Forensic Medicine and Science (NCFMS), 2018-09-04 to 2018-09-05, Forensic Society of Malaysia, (National)
  • Wong KT. Neuroinvasion via peripheral nerves: Increasing evidence for its importance in viral encephalitis., 19th International Congress of Neuropathology, 4th Asian Congress of Neuropathology, 59th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology, 36th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Brain Tumor Pathology, 2018-09-23 to 2018-09-27, International Society of Neuropathology, (International)
  • Wong KT. Emerging viral infections of the CNS., 4th Annual Conference of the Neuropathology Society of India (NPSICON 2019), 2019-02-15 to 2019-02-17, Neuropathology Society of India, (International)
  • Wong KT. Emerging viral CNS infections in Malaysia., International Health and Medical Sciences Conference, 2019-03-08 to 2019-03-09, Taylor's University, Kuala Lumpur, (National)
  • Wong KT. Muscle biopsy for clinicians, Asian Oceania Myology Centre meeting, 2019-05-31 to 2019-06-02, Asian Oceania Myology Centre, (International)
PRESENTER
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of the extremities, 23rd Malaysia Singapore Congress of Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1989-10-22 to 1989-10-24, (International)
  • A dBase III system for managing 35 mm slides in pathology, First Annual Combined Meeting of the Singapore Society of Pathology and the Malaysian Society of Pathologists, Singapore, 1990-09-05 to 1990-09-07, (International)
  • Ultrastructure of Sarcocystis in human skeletal muscle, 29th Scientific Seminar of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 1993-01-01 to  , (National)
  • Glomus Tumours: The University Hospital Experience, 1st Malaysian Conference of Hand injuries, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1993-01-01 to  , (National)
  • Ultrastructure of the human skeletal muscle sarcocyst, Third Scientific Conference of the Electron Microscopy Society Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia, 1993-11-19 to 1993-11-21, (National)
  • Detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei capsule by light and electron microscopy, First International Symposium on Melioidosis: Prevailing Problems and Future Directions, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1994-04-07 to 1994-04-08, (International)
  • Immunohistochemical method for the detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei infection, First International Symposium on Melioidosis: Prevailing Problems and Future Directions, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1994-04-07 to 1994-04-08, (International)
  • Histopathology of human melioidosis, First International Symposium on Melioidosis: Prevailing Problems and Future Directions, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1994-04-07 to 1994-04-08, (International)
  • Acantholytic dermatosis of the vulva with features of pemphigus vegetans, 11th Regional Conference of Dermatology (Asia-Australasia), Singapore , 1994-05-21 to 1994-05-24, (International)
  • In vivo intracellular localization of Burkholderia pseudomallei within phagocytes: Histological and ultrastructural evidence, First International Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1994-08-24 to 1994-08-27, (International)
  • A quantitative study of mast cells in Kimura's disease, 6th Combined Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pathologists and the Singapore Society of Pathology,Port Dickson, Malaysia , 1995-11-17 to 1995-11-19, (National)
  • Mitochondrial myoencephalopathy, lactic acidosis, and stroke-like episodies (MELAS): A report of 3 cases, 6th Combined Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pathologists and the Singapore Society of Pathology, Port Dickson, Malaysia, 1995-11-17 to 1995-11-19, (National)
  • The effects of dietary saturated and trans fatty acid enriched oil blends on atherosclerosis in rabbits, Porim International Palm Oil Congress, Nutrition Conference , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1996-09-23 to 2011-09-28, (International)
  • Demonstration of dengue virus replication by in situ hybridisation in experimentally-infected mouse brains, 8th Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1998-05-01 to  , (National)
  • Neuropathological findings of routine autopsies at the University Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, International conference and Workshop on Recent Advances in Medical Toxicology, Legal Medicine, Forensic Cytology and Forensic Histopathology, New Delhi, India, 1998-11-02 to 1998-11-07, (International)
  • Malignant transformation of mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver in a child, 32nd Annual Meeting of the Pacific Association of Pediatric Surgeons, Beijing, China , 1999-05-09 to 1999-05-14, (International)
  • Oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy with PABPN1 mutation in a Chinese Malaysian family, The Asian Oceanian Myology Centre meeting, Singapore, 2004-01-08 to 2004-01-09, (International)
  • Localization of dengue virus in naturally-infected human tissues by immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization, First Regional Dengue Research Network Meeting, Paediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative, Bangkok, Thailand, 2004-10-18 to 2004-10-20, (International)
  • Enterovirus 71 infection in the mouse and hamster as models for viral myositis studies, 9th Annual Asian Oceanian Myology Centre meeting, Seoul, Korea, 2010-03-25 to 2010-03-26, (International)
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of Enterovirus 71 infection., Symposium Current Progress in Enterovirus 71 Research in the Asia Pacific Region , 16th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neurovirology, 2012-08-30 to 2012-08-31, (International)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Pathology of viral encephalitis, 11th Asian Oceanic Congress of Neurology, Singapore, 2004-11-26 to 2004-11-28, (International)
POSTER
  • Multiple Myeloma: A study of 26 cases from University Hospital, 13th Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pathologists, Melaka, Malaysia , 1988-10-22 to 1988-10-24, (National)
  • Bizarre leiomyoma of the scrotum - A case report, The Malaysian Society of Pathologists, l4th Annual General and Scientific Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1989-11-10 to 1989-11-12, (National)
  • Inverted papilloma of the prostatic urethra A case report, The Malaysian Society of Pathologists, l4th Annual General & Scientific Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1989-11-10 to 1989-11-12, (National)
  • The histopathology of melioidosis, The Fourth Combined Meeting of the Malaysian & Singapore Society of Pathologists, Kubang Kerian, Malaysia, 1993-09-11 to 1993-09-12, (International)
  • Adrenal cytomegaly associated with diaphragmatic hernia: Report of a case, 19th Annual and Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pathologists, Melaka, Malaysia, 1994-11-19 to 1994-11-20, (National)
  • S. Sarcocystis infection of skeletal muscles in wild native animals of Malaysia, 31st Annual Scientific Seminar on HIV infection and Parasitic diseases, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1995-03-24 to 1995-03-24, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma with glioblastoma changes and long term survival: A case report, 2nd Biennial Convention of the Asean Neurological Association, Singapore, 1997-07-25 to 1997-07-25, (International)
  • Fatal infantile hypertonic muscular dystrophy: Report of a case from Asia, XIII International Congress of Neuropathology, Perth, Australia, 1997-09-07 to 1997-09-12, (International)
  • Acute paraquat poisoning and the brain - A qualitative and quantitative study, XIII International Congress of Neuropathology, Perth, Australia, 1997-09-07 to 1997-09-12, (International)
  • Electron microscopic and liquid chromatographic analaysis of Norfloxacin corneal deposits, Inaugural Scientific Meeting of the Asia Pacific Society of Cornea and Refractive Surgery, Singapore, 1998-03-27 to 1998-03-29, (International)
  • The use of polymerase chain reaction to detect Chlamydia in primary and recurrent pterygium, Inaugural Scientific Meeting of the Asia Pacific Society of Cornea and Refractive Surgery, Singapore, 1998-03-27 to 1998-03-29, (International)
  • Detection of dystrophin gene deletions in Duchenne/Becker muscular dystrophy, Recent Advances in Strokes and Intracerebral Haemorrhage, Melaka, Malaysia, 1998-04-03 to 1998-04-05, (National)
  • Rapidly progressive fatal encephalomyelitis caused by Enterovirus 71 (EV71) in an epidemic, 74th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neuropathologists, Minneapolis, USA, 1998-06-18 to 1998-06-21, (International)
  • Severe neonatal myotubular myopathy: A case report, 6th Asian Oceanian Congress of Child Neurology and 21st Annual Congress of the Malaysian Paediatric Association, Penang, Malaysia, 1999-09-05 to 1999-09-08, (International)
  • Carcinoid tumour of jejunum - a rare cause of gastrointestinal haemorrahge: A case report, International Conference GUT 2000, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2000-08-24 to 2000-08-26, (International)
  • A study of beta-amyloid deposition and ApoE genotype in an Asian population with fatal brain trauma, XIVth International Congress of Neuropathology, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2000-09-03 to 2000-09-06, (International)
  • Distribution of inflammation and viral antigen in Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis, XIVth International Congress of Neuropathology, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2000-09-03 to 2000-09-06, (International)
  • Preliminary observations on the immunohistochemical detection of beta-amyloid precursor protein in diffuse axonal injury, 4th Biennial Convention of the Asean Neurological Association (ASNA), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia., 2001-03-22 to 2001-03-24, (International)
  • Herpes Simplex virus type-2 nose ulcer, 35th Malaysia-Singapore Congress of Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2001-08-22 to 2001-08-26, (International)
  • A clinico-pathological and genetic study of patients with mitochondrial disease at the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC), Asian Oceania Myology Center Interim Meeting, Chiangmai, Thailand, 2001-11-09 to 2001-11-10, (International)
  • Vacuolar cardiac myopathy in a patient with chronic progressive external opthalmoplegia, Asian Oceania Myology Center Interim Meeting, Chiangmai, Thailand, 2001-11-09 to 2001-11-10, (International)
  • Cellular targets of Dengue virus in natural human infections, 7th Asia Pacific Association of Societies of Pathologists, Singapore, 2001-11-18 to 2001-11-23, (International)
  • Neuronal localization of viral antigen and genome in Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis, 7th Asia Pacific Association of Societies of Pathologists, Singapore, 2001-11-18 to 2001-11-23, (International)
  • A golden hamster model for human acute Nipah virus infection, XVth International Congress of Neuropathology, Torino, Italy, 2003-09-14 to 2003-09-18, (International)
  • Pathology of Tioman virus in infected mouse brain, 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2003-12-07 to 2003-12-10, (International)
  • Further pathological observations in human Nipah encephalitis: co-localization of viral antigen and genome and upregulation of beta amyloid precursor protein in the brain, 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2003-12-07 to 2003-12-10, (International)
  • Diagnosis of dengue infection using immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization on clotted blood samples, 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2003-12-07 to 2003-12-10, (International)
  • Dystrophin gene analysis using multiplex PCR in a Malaysian population, The Asian Oceanian Myology Centre meeting, Singapore, 2004-01-08 to 2004-01-09, (International)
  • Co-localisation of viral antigen and RNA in Nipah encephalitis, Nipah Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2004-09-13 to 2004-09-13, (National)
  • Enterovirus 71 encephalitis: A study of the distribution of inflammation and the possible role of apoptosis in pathogenesis, The XXV Congress of the International Academy of Pathology, Brisbane, Australia, 2004-10-10 to 2004-10-15, (International)
  • Hemophagocytic syndrome is a major pathology in fatal dengue virus infection, 2nd Asian Regional Dengue Research Network Meeting, Singapore, 2005-09-28 to 2005-09-30, (International)
  • Pathological changes in human Hendra virus infection, 7th Asia Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, New Delhi, India, 2006-11-13 to 2006-11-15, (International)
  • A mouse model for enterovirus 71 (EV71) encephalitis, 7th Asia Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, New Delhi, India, 2006-11-13 to 2006-11-15, (International)
  • Apoptosis gene profiles in henipavirus infection of human and animal cell lines using microarray analysis, 7th Asia Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, New Delhi, India, 2006-11-13 to 2006-11-15, (International)
  • Cutaneous toxoplasmosis in an HIV-positive patient, 43rd annual scientific seminar of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 2007-03-20 to 2007-03-22, (National)
  • Experimental Tioman virus infection in pigs, 24th World Congress of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2007-08-20 to 2007-08-24, (International)
  • Quantitation and distribution of viral antigens in acute human Nipah virus encephalitis, 24th World Congress of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2007-08-20 to 2007-08-24, (International)
  • Viral spread in a mouse model of enterovirus 71 (EV71) encephalitis, 24th World Congress of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2007-08-20 to 2007-08-24, (International)
  • Inflammation in Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis is associated with apoptosis and axonal damage, 1st Congress of the Asian Society of Neuropathology, Tokyo, Japan, 2008-05-22 to 2008-05-22, (International)
  • Molecular studies of candidate genes in spinal muscular atrophy in a Malaysian population, 4th Life Sciences Postgraduate Conference, Penang, Malaysia, 2008-06-18 to 2008-06-20, (National)
  • Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of two mouse adapted enterovirus 71 strains that showed differences in murine CNS infection, 13th International Congress on Infectious Diseases, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2008-06-19 to 2008-06-22, (International)
  • A murine model for the human enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis, Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System: Pathogenesis and Worldwide Impact, A conference at the Pasteur Institute, Paris, France, 2008-09-10 to 2008-09-13, (International)
  • Exercise induced cramps in dystrophinopathy report of two Malaysian cases, 7th Asian Oceanian Myology Centre meeting, Melbourne, Australia, 2008-11-11 to 2008-11-14, (International)
  • Genetic mutation in spinal muscular atrophy in a Malaysian population, 7th Asian Oceanian Myology Centre meeting, Melbourne, Australia, 2008-11-11 to 2008-11-14, (International)
  • Formaldehyde-inactivated whole virus vaccine protects a murine model of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis against infection, EID 2009, Singapore, 2009-12-08 to 2009-12-11, (International)
  • Genetic mutations in dysferlinopathy in a Malaysian population, 15th International Congress of the World Muscle Society, Kumamoto, Japan, 2010-10-12 to 2010-10-16, (International)
  • Genetic mutations in sarcoglycanopathies in a Malaysian population, 15th International Congress of the World Muscle Society, Kumamoto, Japan, 2010-10-12 to 2010-10-16, (International)
  • Ubiquitin in Enterovirus 71 DNA vaccine enhances cellular immune response in mice, 1st National Postgraduate Conference in Molecular Medicine 2011, Kota Bharu, Malaysia, 2011-04-13 to 2011-04-14, (National)
  • Cranial nerves are involved in viral entry into the brainstem in a mouse model of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis., 10th European Congress of Neuropathology (Abstract in Clinical Neuropathology 2012; 31: 305-306), 2012-06-06 to 2012-06-09, (International)
  • Enterovirus 71 and Japanese encephalitis can be distinguished by distribution of inflammation and intraneuronal detection of viral antigen and RNA., 10th European Congress of Neuropathology (Abstract in Clinical Neuropathology 2012; 31: 306), 2012-06-06 to 2012-06-09, (International)
  • Development of a specific DNA probe that targets the 16s ribosomal RNA for the detection and identification of Burkholderia pseudomallei in infected tissues., XXIX International Congress of the International Academy of Pathology (Abstract in Histopathology 2012; 61:158, 2012-09-30 to 2012-10-05
  • Application of a probe specific to the 16s ribosomal RNA of Burkholderia pseudomallei to study infectious disease pathology and spread in an acute melioidosis mouse model, World Melioidosis Congress 2013, 2013-09-18 to 2013-09-20, (International)
  • Tonsillar crypt epithelium is an important extra-central nervous system site for viral replication in Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis, Emerging Infectious Diseases Symposium, 2014-03-11 to 2014-03-12, (International)
  • Enterovirus 71 infection of the brainstem via cranial nerves can be ameliorated by passive immunization., XVIII International Congress of Neuropathology, 2014-09-14 to 2014-09-18, (International)
  • Development of a digoxigenin-labeled DNA probe for the detection of Coxsackievirus A16 RNA in tissues using in situ hybridisation, Second International Conference on Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases, 2015-09-29 to 2015-10-01, (International)
  • Development and characterization of a mouse model for Japanese encephalitis infected via footpad inoculation, Second International Conference on Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases, 2015-09-29 to 2015-10-01, (International)
  • Keratinocytes in human epidermis are major targets of Enterovirus A71 infection. Phyu WK, Ong KC, Wong KT., Hand, foot and mouth disease, International Conference 2016, 25-26 July 2016, Singapore, 2016-07-25 to 2016-07-26, Naional University of Singapore, (International)
  • Gene expression profile of a brain-isolated Enterovirus 71 following infection in a human neuroblastoma cell line. Thinesshwary Y, Ong KC, Wong KT. , Hand, foot and mouth disease, International Conference 2016, 25-26 July 2016, Singapore, 2016-07-25 to 2016-07-26, National University of Singapore, (International)
  • Enterovirus A71 neuronal infection in an intracerebrally-inoculated mouse model occurs mainly via peripheral nerves and not by direct infection or cell-to-cell viral spread. Tan SH, Ong KC, Wong KT, Hand, foot and mouth disease, International Conference 2016, 25-26 July 2016, Singapore, 2016-07-25 to 2016-07-26, National University of Singapore, (International)
  • Pathological findings in a mouse model of Coxsackievirus A16 infection. Hooi YT, Ong KC, Wong KT., Hand, foot and mouth disease International Conference 2016, 25-26 July 2016, Singapore, 2016-07-25 to 2016-07-26, National University of Singapore, (International)
  • Histopathological, serological and HLA association profile of myopathy against HGMCR antibodies in Malaysian patients. Ambang T, Shanmugam H, Suryati MY, Tan CY, Suzuki S, Nishino I, Goh KJ, Wong KT. , 16th Asian and Oceanian Myology Center Annual Scientific Meeting, 6-8 August 2017, Singapore., 2017-08-06 to 2017-08-08, AOMC, (International)
  • Clinical features of anti-SRP and anti-HGMCR necrotising myopathy in Malaysians. Tan CY, Ambang T, Shahrizaila N, Jasmin R, Sargunan S, Hiew FL, Ding HJ, Suryati MY, Suzuki S, Nishino I, Wong KT, Goh KJ., 16th Asian and Oceanian Myology Center Annual Scientific Meeting, 6-8 August 2017, Singapore, 2017-08-06 to 2017-08-08, AOMC, (International)
  • Familial amyloid polyneuropathy in Malaysians. Low SC, Tan CY, Sari NA MD, Ahmad-Annuar A, Wong KT, Shahrizaila N, Goh KJ. , 16th Asian and Oceanian Myology Center Annual Scientific Meeting, 6-8 August 2017, Singapore., 2017-08-06 to 2017-08-08, AOMC, (International)
  • Wong KT. Transcriptome analysis of Japanese encephalitis virus infection of neuronal cells., 17th Asian and Oceanian Myology Centre (AOMC) Annual Scientific Meeting and 28th Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (MSN) meeting, 2018-07-27 to 2018-07-28, Malaysian Society of Neuroscience, (National)
  • Wong KT. Coxsackievirus A16 and Enterovirus A71 infections in a one-day old mouse model show similar neuronal involvement in the brainstem and spinal cord. , 17th Asian and Oceanian Myology Centre (AOMC) Annual Scientific Meeting and 28th Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (MSN) meeting, , 2018-07-27 to 2018-07-28, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, (National)
  • Wong KT. Japanese encephalitis virus can infect sensory and autonomic neurons: Evidence from in vitro and in vivo studies., 17th Asian and Oceanian Myology Centre (AOMC) Annual Scientific Meeting and 28th Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (MSN) meeting, 2018-07-28 to 2018-07-29, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences28-29 July 2018,, (National)
  • Fu TL, Ong KC, Tan SH, Wong KT. Sensory nervous system involvement in a footpad-inoculated, Japanese encephalitis mouse model, ICN 2018 Tokyo, 19th International Congress of Neuropathology, 4th Asian Congress of Neuropathology, 59th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology, 36th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Brain Tumor Pathology, 2018-09-23 to 2018-09-27, International Society of Neuropathology, (International)
  • Hooi YT, Ong KC, David P, Wong KT. An orally-infected hamster model for Coxsackievirus A16 infection confirms neurovirulence. . 23-27 September 2018, , ICN 2018 Tokyo, 19th International Congress of Neuropathology, 4th Asian Congress of Neuropathology, 59th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology, 36th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Brain Tumor Pathology, 2018-09-23 to 2018-09-27, International Society of Neuropathology, (International)
  • Yu SP, Ong KC, Tan SH, Tomohiro I, Wong KT. A Japanese encephalitis virus quasispecies with an E gene mutation exhibits reduced neurovirulence. 23-27 September 2018,, ICN 2018 Tokyo, 19th International Congress of Neuropathology, 4th Asian Congress of Neuropathology, 59th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology, 36th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Brain Tumor Pathology., 2018-09-23 to 2018-09-27, International Society of Neuropathology, (International)
ORAL
  • Some uncommon presentations of lymphoma, 23rd Malaysia Singapore Congress of Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1989-10-22 to 1989-10-24, (International)
  • Mitochondrial disease: clinical, radiological and pathological observations, 2nd Biennial Convention of the ASEAN Neurological Association, Singapore, 1997-07-25 to 1997-07-27, (International)
  • Detection of dystrophin gene deletions in Duchenne muscular dystrophy and Becker muscular dystrophy, 23rd Scientific Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pathologists, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1998-11-13 to 1998-11-14, (National)
  • Ultrastructural studies of Nipah Virus, a newly emergent paramyxovirus, using thin section, negative stain, immunogold, and in situ hybridization electron microscopy, 59th Annual Meeting of the Microscopy Society of America (Microscopy and Microanalysis 2000), Philadelphia, USA, 2000-08-13 to 2000-08-17, (International)
  • Nipah Encephalitis: Pathology and pathogenesis of a new emerging paramyxovirus infection, XIVth International Congress of Neuropathology, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2000-09-03 to 2000-09-06, (International)
  • A golden hamster model for human acute Nipah virus infection, 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 2003-12-07 to 2003-12-10, (International)
  • Tioman virus, a novel paramyxovirus, is capable of inducing apoptosis in vitro and in vivo, 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2003-12-07 to 2003-12-10, (International)
  • Clinical, pathological and genetic features of distal myopathy with rimmed vacuoles (Nonaka myopathy) in three Malaysian families, International Conference on Health Sciences(100 years celebration of University of Malaya), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2005-05-06 to 2005-05-08, (International)
  • Clinico-pathological study of patients with mitochondrial myopathy seen at University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC), International Conference on Health Sciences(100 years celebration of University of Malaya),Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 2005-05-06 to 2005-05-08, (International)
  • Development of a Taqman real-time PCR and comparative ELISA for the detection of Tioman virus infection, 7th Asia Pacific Congress of Medical Virology, New Delhi, India, 2006-11-13 to 2006-11-15, (International)
  • Tioman and Menangle viruses infection in human neuronal, endothelial and african monkey kidney cells, 6th Asean Microscopy Conference, Pahang, Malaysia, 2007-12-10 to 2007-12-12, (National)
  • TUNEL assay suggest evidence of apoptosis in human Burkholderia pseudomallei infection, 12th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2007-12-17 to 2007-12-19

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).


  • Collaborative Research, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan, 2009, 24, (International)
  • Collaborative Research, Postgraduate Institute for Medical Research, Chandigarh, India, 2009, 36, (International)
  • Collaborative Research, National Insitute for Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India, 2009, 36, (International)
  • Collaborative Research, Inserm, France, 2002, 108, (International)
  • Collaborative research, CDC, USA, 1999, 36, (International)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • Project report entitled "Primary central nervous system lymphoma with underlying aetiology related to Epstein Barr virus and Human Herpes Virus B", submitted by Dr Norizal Mohd Noor as part of the requirements for the Master of Pathology (University of Malaya), Project ,  (  - 2010)
  • Project report entitled "PTEN expression in colorectal carcinoma", submitted by Dr Adam Malik Ismail, as part of the requirements for the Master of Pathology (University of Malaya)., Project ,  (  - 2011)
  • Project report entitled "CD44s expression in normal myometrium, leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma", submitted as part of the requirements by Dr Shafinaz Sabudin for the Master of Pathology (University of Malaya), Project ,  (  - 2011)
  • Master of Surgery, Master of Orthopaedic Surgery and Master of Otolaryngology Part 1 examinations, Examiner For Theory And Oral Examinations ,  ( )
  • Master of Clinical Oncology Examination, Part 1, Examiner For Theory And Oral Examinations ,  ( )
  • Screening of p53 mutation patterns in breast and colonic malilgnancies by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis. Submitted by Ms Nesamalar a/p Bathumalai as part of requirements of her Master of Medical Science degree (University of Malaya), Thesis ,  (  - 2010)
  • Invited by Editors of various journals to review articles to be considered for publication, Article In Journal ,  (2015 - 2016)
  • Invited by Editors of various journals to review articles to be considered for publication, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • PhD thesis from University of Sydney, Australia, Thesis ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • PhD thesis evaluation from University of Sydney, Australia, Thesis ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Invited by Editors of various journals to review articles to be considered for publication, Article In Journal ,  (2012 - 2013)
  • Evaluation of various journal articles submitted to following journals for suitability for publication: 1. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology, 2. Journal of Medical Virology, 3. Journal of Infectious Diseases, Article In Journal ,  (2011 - 2011)
  • Invited by Editors of various journals to review articles to be considered for publication, Article In Journal ,  (2009 - 2010)

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
(Product Name), (Type), (Reference), (Year), (Level).


  • A PROBE, A METHOD AND A KIT FOR IDENTIFYING BURKHOLDERIA PSEUDOMALLEI, PATENT, PI 2012700008, 11/01/2012, (INTERNATIONAL)
  • A MURINE ADAPTED HUMAN ENTEROVIRUS 71 STRAIN AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME, PATENT, PI 2010002660, 09/06/2010, (INTERNATIONAL)

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Thinesshwary Yogarajah, Investigation of neuronal cell-virus interactions in Enterovirus A71 and Coxsackievirus A16 infections, 2013/2014
  • Master Degree, Teoh Pak Inn, Pathological study of human melioidosis and detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei by in situ hybridization, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Phyu Win Kyaw, Enterovirus 71squamous epitheliotropism and infection in a hamster model and human organotypic and primary squamous cell culture systems, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Anusha Kalyanasundaram, Immmunohistochemistry staining versus conventional Ziehl Neelsen staining in the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in tuberculoid granulomata, 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Choh Leang Chung, Role of BAP A type III effector in the intracellular lifecycle of Burkholderia pseudomallei, 2011/2012
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Tan Soon Hao, Viral transmission, neuropathogenesis and therapeutic antibody studies in a murine model of Enterovirus 71 encephalomyelitis, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Anada Raj A/l Poovindran, Traumatic Brain Injury: Studies on serum biomarkers for diagnosis and single nucleotide polymorphisms to predict outcome, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Lee Ming Yen, Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in paraffin embedded tissues using light microscopy and polymerase chain reaction, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Gillian Looi Ren Yih, Genetic study of sarcoglycanopathy, dysferlinopathy and calpainopathy in Malaysia, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Hasleani Bt Ibrahim, Light microscopic and polymerase chain reaction study of systemic fungal infections based on archival paraffinised tissues, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Abdul Kadir Rifaei B Abdul Rashid Khairi, Pathological Studies Of Hamsters Experimentally Infected By Enterovirus 71, 2005/2006
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Ong Kien Chai, Enterovirus 71 infection: Pathogenetic studies in a murine model and in human tissues, 2004/2005
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Yaiw Koon Chu, In vitro, in vivo and seroprevalence studies of Tioman virus infection, 2004/2005
  • Master Degree, Bushra Yehia Rezzek, Helicobacter pylori infection, 2004/2005
  • Master Degree, N Badmanathan, Inflammation and viral localisation in Enterovirus 71 encephalomyeltis, 2001/2002
  • Master Degree, Jessie Kala, Localisation of Dengue virus in naturally-infected human tissues by immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridisation, 1999/2000
  • Master Degree, Fuzina Nor Hussein, Effect of palm oil and its minor components on 1, 2 dimethyhydrazine-induced colon cancer in male sprague dawley rats, 1997/1998
  • Master Degree, Hamidah Binti Abdol Jalil, Morphological changes and early detection of diffuse axonal injury in brain trauma in a Malaysian population, 1995/1996
  • Master Degree, Nor Yatizah Mohd Yatim, Detection of dystrophin gene deletions in Duchenne muscular dystrophy and Becker muscular dystrophy, 1994/1995
  • Master Degree, Shamsol Bt Shaari, Kimura disease: A quantitative study of mast cells and blood vessels, 1991/1992

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Yu Shu Pin, Neuronal injury in Japanese encephalitis virus infection, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Fu Tzeh Long, In vivo and in vitro pathogenesis studies of Japanese encephalitis virus infection, 2014/2015
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Hooi Yuan Teng, Coxsackievirus A16 infection: Pathogenetic studies using in vivo and in vitro infection models, 2014/2015
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Fong Sue Yng, Assessment of Small Fiber Peripheral Neuropathy in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a Malaysian Population, 2010/2011
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • Screening for viral infections in muscle biopsies of patients with acute rhabdomyolysis and inflammatory myopathy, 2006/2007, 1
  • Immunohistochemical characterization of non-dystrophinopathy type limb girdle muscular dystrophy and merosinopathy, 2006/2007, 1
  • Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy: Analysis using multiplex PCR, 2002/2003, 1
  • Toxicological studies of Melastoma Malabathricum plant extract, 2000/2001, 1
  • Toxological studies of Eupatorium odoratum plant extracts, 2000/2001, 1
  • Incidence of beta amyloid precursor protein in brains of fatal head injuries in post mortem cases in University Hospital, 1999/2000, 1

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


POST GRADUATE
  • Master of Pathology, On going, 10, 0
  • Master of Oncology, 2010/2011(1,2), 6, 3
FIRST DEGREE
  • Pathology course (Part of), BDS Year 2, 2015/2016(1,2), 80, 2
  • Pathology course (part of), UMMP Year 2, 2015/2016(1,2), 140, 20