Department of Oral & Craniofacial Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry
 Department of Oral & Craniofacial Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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(Qualification), (Institution).

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

  • American Association for Cancer Research, Active Member, 2009 to 2013, (International)
  • University of Birmingham UK, Honorary Fellow, 2010 to 2015, (International)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (Honorary Treasurer), Honorary Treasurer, 2011 to 2013, (National)
  • Association of Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) Fellows, Fellow Member, 2011, (International)
  • Nasopharyngeal carcinoma society of Malaysia (Chairperson for 2nd NPC Research Day), Organising Chairperson, 2012 to 2013, (National)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (Honorary Secretary), Honorary Secretary, 2013 to 2018, (National)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (Committee member for 3rd NPC Research Day), Organising Committee Member, 2013 to 2014, (National)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (Committee Member for 5th NPC Research Day), Organising Committee Member, 2015 to 2016, (National)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (Committee member for 6th NPC Research Day), Organising Committee Member, 2016 to 2017, (National)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (Chairperson for 7th NPC Research Day), Organising Chairperson, 2017 to 2018, (National)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (Vice President), Vice President, 2018 to 2019, (National)
  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia (President), President, 2019 to 2020, (National)


  • Molecular Pathology of Nasopharyngeal and Oral Cancers


Chapter in Book

  • Yap, L.F., & Lo, K.W. (2018). Chapter 7: Epstein-Barr virus and epithelial carcinogenesis. In S. Roberts (Eds.), DNA tumour viruses: Virology, Pathogenesis and Vaccines. Caister Academic Press. 
Article in Academic Journals

  • H.M. Lee, A.P.E. Sia, L. Li, H.P. Sathasivam, M.S.A. Chan, P. Rajadurai, C.M. Tsang, S.W. Tsao, P.G. Murray, Q. Tao, I.C. Paterson, L.F. Yap. Monoamine oxidase A is down-regulated in EBV-associated nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Scientific Reports. 2020; 10(1):6115. (ISI-Indexed)

  • Lai S.L., Tan, M.L., Hollows, R.J., Robinson, M., Ibrahim, M., Margielewska, S., Parkinson E.K., Ramanathan, A., Zain, R., Mehanna, H., Spruce, R.J., Wei, W., Chung, I., Murray, P.G., Yap, L.F., Paterson, I.C. (2019). Collagen induces a more proliferative, migratory and chemoresistant phenotype in head and neck cancer via DDR1. Cancers, 11(11): 1766. (ISI-Indexed)
  • San Jiun Chai, Muhammad Mamduh Ahmad Zabidi, Siew Pey Gan, Pathmanathan Rajadurai, Paul Vey Hong Lim, Ching Ching Ng, Lee Fah Yap, Soo Hwang Teo, Kue Peng Lim, Vyomesh Patel, Sok Ching Cheong. An oncogenic role for Four-jointed Box 1 (FJX1) in nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Disease Markers. 2019:3857853. (ISI-Indexed)
  • H. Wu, Y. Sun, W.L. Wong, J. Cui, J. Li, X. You, L.F. Yap, Y. Huang, W. Hong, X. Yang, I. Paterson, H. Wang. The development of a novel transforming growth factor-β (TGF-β) inhibitor that disrupts ligand-receptor interactions. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 2019 (ISI-Indexed)

  • S. Velapasamy, C.W. Dawson, L.S. Young, I.C. Paterson and L.F. Yap. The dynamic roles of TGF-β signalling in EBV-associated cancers. Cancers. 2018; 10(8): 247. (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.F. Yap, S.L. Lai, A. Rhodes, H.P. Sathasivam, M.A. Abdullah, K.C. Pua, P. Rajadurai, P.L. Cheah, S. Thavaraj, M. Robinson and I. C. Paterson. Clinico-pathological features of oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas in Malaysia with reference to HPV infection. Infectious Agents and Cancer. 2018; 13: 21. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Raymond W-M Lung, Pok-Man Hau, Ken H-O Yu, Kevin Y. Yip,Joanna H-M Tong, W-P Chak, Anthony W-H Chan, Ka-Hei Lam, Angela K-F Lo, Edith K-Y Tin, Shuk-Ling Chau, Jesse C-S Pang, Johnny S-H Kwan, Pierre Busson, Lawrence S. Young, Lee-Fah Yap, Sai-Wah Tsao, Ka-Fai To, Kwok-Wai Lo. (2018) EBV-encoded miRNAs target ATM-mediated response in nasopharyngeal carcinoma. The Journal of Pathology. 244(4):394-407 (ISI-Indexed)

  • S.N. Patmanathan, W. Wang, L.F. Yap, D.R. Herr and I.C. Paterson. Mechanisms of sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor signalling in cancer. Cellular Signalling. 2017; 34: 66-75. (Impact factor: 4.191) (ISI-Indexed)
  • H.M. Lee, K.W. Lo, W. Wei, S.W. Tsao, G.T. Chung, M.H. Ibrahim, C.W. Dawson, P.G. Murray, I.C. Paterson and L.F. Yap. Oncogenic S1P signalling in EBV-associated nasopharyngeal carcinoma activates AKT and promotes cell migration through S1P receptor 3. Journal of Pathology. 2017 Feb 27. doi: 10.1002/path.4879. (Impact factor: 7.381) (ISI-Indexed)

  • S.N. Patmanathan, S.P. Johnson, S.L. Lai, S. Panja Bernam, V. Lopes, W. Wei, M.H. Ibrahim, F. Torta, P. Narayanaswamy, M.R. Wenk, D.R. Herr, P.G. Murray, L.F. Yap, Paterson IC. Aberrant expression of the S1P regulating enzymes, SPHK1 and SGPL1, contributes to a migratory phenotype in OSCC mediated through S1PR2. Scientific Reports. 2016; 6:25650 (Impact factor: 5.228) (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.S. Young, L.F. Yap and P.G. Murray. Epstein-Barr Virus: over 50 years and still providing surprises. Nature Reviews Cancer. 2016; 16: 789-802. (Impact factor: 34.244) (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.F. Yap, S.L. Lai, S.N. Patmanathan, R. Gokulan, C.M. Robinson, J.B. White, S.J. Chai, P. Rajadurai, N. Prepageran, Y.T. Liew, V. Lopes, W. Wei, R.J. Hollows, P.G. Murray, D.W. Lambert, K.D. Hunter, I.C. Paterson. HOPX functions as a tumour suppressor in head and neck cancer. Scientific Reports. 2016; 6:38758. (Impact factor: 5.228) (ISI-Indexed)
  • J.S. Low, Y.M. Chin, T. Mushiroda, M. Kubo, G.K. Govindasamy, K.C. Pua, Y.Y. Yap, L.F. Yap, S.K. Subramaniam, C.A. Ong, T.Y. Tan, A.S.B. Khoo, The Malaysian NPC Study Group, C.C. Ng. A genome wide study of copy number variation associated with nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Malaysian Chinese identifies CNVs at 11q14.3 and 6p21.3 as candidate loci. Plos One. 2016; 11: e0145774. (Impact factor: 3.057) (ISI-Indexed)
  • M.A. Morris, C.W. Dawson, L. Laverick, A.M. Lock, J.P.R. Dudman, S. Raveethiraraj, Z. Ahmad, L.F. Yap and L.S. Young. The Epstein-Barr virus encoded LMP1 oncoprotein modulates cell adhesion via regulation of activin A/TGFbeta and beta-1 integrin signalling. Scientific Reports. 2016; 6:19533. (Impact factor: 5.228) (ISI-Indexed)

  • M. Vockerodt, L.F. Yap, C. Shannon-Lowe, H. Curley, W. Wei, K. Vrzalikova, P.G. Murray. The Epstein- Barr virus and the pathogenesis of lymphoma. Journal of Pathology. 2015; 235: 312-322. (Impact factor: 7.381) (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.F. Yap, S. Velapasamy, H.M. Lee, S. Thavaraj, R. Pathmanathan, W. Wei, K. Vrzalikova, M.H. Ibrahim, A. Khoo, S.W. Tsao, I.C. Paterson, G.S. Taylor, C.W. Dawson and P.G. Murray. Down-regulation of LPA receptor 5 to aberrant LPA signalling in EBV-associated nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Journal of Pathology; 235: 456-465 (Impact factor: 7.381) (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.F. Yap, D. Lee, A.N.M. Khairuddin, M.F. Pairan, B. Puspita, C.H. Siar and I.C. Paterson. The opposing roles of NOTCH signalling in head and neck cancer: a mini review. Oral Diseases. 2015; 21: 850- 857. (Impact factor: 2.0) (ISI-Indexed)
  • S.N. Patmanathan, L.F. Yap, P.G. Murray and I.C. Paterson. The antineoplastic properties of FTY720: Evidence for the repurposing of fingolimod. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine. 2015; 19: 2329- 2340. (Impact factor: 4.938) (ISI-Indexed)
  • H. Taha, C.Y. Looi, A. Arya, W.F. Wong, L.F. Yap, M. Hasanpourghadi, A.M. Mustafa, I.C. Paterson, H.M. Ali. (6E,10E) Isopolycerasoidol and (6E,10E) Isopolycerasoidol methyl ester, prenylated benzopyran derivatives from Pseuduvaria monticola induce mitochondrial-mediated apoptosis in human breast adenocarcinoma cells. Plos One. 2015; 10: e0126126. (Impact factor: 3.057) (ISI-Indexed)
  • S.J. Chai, Y.Y. Yap, Y.C. Foo, L.F. Yap, S. Ponniah, S.H. Teo, S.C. Cheong, V. Patel, K.P Lim. Identification of four-jointed box 1 (FJX1)-specific peptides for immunotherapy of nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Plos One. 2015; 10: e0130464. (Impact factor: 3.057) (ISI-Indexed)
  • W. Hong, Y. Wang, Z. Chang, Y. Yang, J. Pu, T. Sun, S. Kaur, J.C. Sacchettini, H. Jung, W.L. Wong, L.F. Yap, Y.F. Ngeow, I.C. Paterson, H. Wang. The identification of novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis DHFR inhibitors and the investigation of their binding preferences by using molecular modelling. Scientific Reports. 2015; 5: 15328. (Impact factor: 5.228) (ISI-Indexed)

  • G. Mohamed, K. Vrzalikova, Z. Cader, M. Vockerodt, E. Nagy, P. Flodr, L.F. Yap, A. Diepstra, P. Kluin, S. Rosati, P. Murray. Epstein-Barr Virus, the germinal centre and the development of Hodgkin's Lymphoma. Journal of General Virology. 2014; 95: 1861-1869. (Impact factor: 3.192) (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.F. Yap, M. Ahmad, M.M. Zabidi, T.L. Chu, S.J. Chai, H.M. Lee, P.V. Lim, W. Wei, C. Dawson, S.H. Teo and A.S. Khoo. Oncogenic effects of WNT5A in Epstein-Barr Virus-associated nasopharyngeal carcinoma. International Journal of Oncology. 2014; 44: 1774- 1780. (Impact factor: 3.018) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.M. Chin, T. Mushiroda, A. Takahashi, M. Kubo, G. Krishnan, L.F. Yap, S. Teo, P.V.H. Lim, Y.Y. Yap, K.C. Pua, N. Kamatani, Y. Nakamura, C.K. Sam, A.S. Khoo, The Malaysian NPC Study Group and C.C. Ng. HLA-A SNPs and amino acid variants are associated with nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Malaysian Chinese. International Journal of Cancer. 2015; 136: 678-687. (Impact factor: 5.531) (ISI-Indexed)
  • W. Hong, J. Li, C.A. Laughton, L.F. Yap, I.C. Paterson, H. Wang. Investigating the binding preferences of small molecule inhibitors of human protein arginine methyltransferase 1 using molecular modelling. Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling. 2014; 51: 193-202. (Impact factor: 1.674) (ISI-Indexed)

  • S.J. Chai, K.C. Pua, A. Saleh, Y.Y. Yap, S.K. Subramaniam, C.L. Lum, G. Gopala Krishnan, the Malaysian NPC Study Group, A.S.B. Khoo and L.F. Yap.2012. Clinical Significance of Plasma EBV DNA Loads in the Largest Cohort of Malaysian Patients with Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma. Journal of Clinical Virology. 2012; 55: 34-39. (Impact factor: 2.647) (ISI-Indexed)
  • P.Y. Yew, T. Mushiroda, K. Kiyotani, G. Krishnan, L.F. Yap, S. Teo, P.V.H. Lim, S. Govindaraju, K. Ratnavelu, C.K Sam, Y.Y. Yap, A.S.B. Khoo, K.C Pua, Y. Nakamura, The Malaysian NPC Study Group, C.C Ng. Identification of a functional variant in SPLUNC1 associated with nasopharyngeal carcinoma susceptibility among Malaysian Chinese. Molecular Carcinogenesis. 2011; 51: E74-82. (Impact factor: 4.722) (ISI-Indexed)

  • C.C. Ng, P.Y. Yew, S.M. Puah, G. Krishnan, L.F. Yap, S.H. Teo, P.V.H. Lim, S. Govindaraju, K. Katnavelu, C.K. Sam, A. Takahashi, M. Kubo, N. Kamatani, Y. Nakamura and T. Mushirod. A genome-wide association study identifies ITGA9 conferring risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Journal of Human Genetics. 2009; 54: 392-397. (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.F. Yap, V. Jenei, C.M. Robinson, T.M. Benn, K. Moutasim, S.P. Threadgold, V. Lopes, W. Wei, G.J. Thomas, I.C. Paterson. Upregulation of Eps8 in oral squamous cell carcinoma promotes cell migration and invasion through integrin-dependent Rac1 activation. Oncogene. 2009; 28: 2524-2534. (Impact factor: 7.932) (ISI-Indexed)
  • S. Bose*, L.F. Yap*, M. Fung, J. Starzcynski, A.Saleh, S. Morgan, C.W. Dawson, M.B. Chukwuma, E. Maina, Buettner M, W. Wei, J. Arrand, , P.V.H. Lim, L.S. Young, S.H. Teo, T. Stankovic, C.B.J. Woodman and P.G. Murray. The ATM tumor suppressor gene is downregulated in EBV-associated nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Journal of Pathology. 2009; 217: 345-352. (*Equal contribution) (Impact factor: 7.381) (ISI-Indexed)

  • K.C. Pua, A.S.B. Khoo, Y.Y. Yap, S.K. Subramaniam, C.A. Ong, G. Gopala Krishnan, H. Shahid, The Malaysian Nasopharyngeal Study Group. Nasopharyngeal carcinoma database. Medical Journal of Malaysia. 2008; 63: 59- 62. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • K.R.N. Baumforth, A. Birgersdotter, G.M. Reynolds, W. Wei, G. Kapatai, J.R. Flavell, E. Kalk, K. Piper, S. Lee, L. Machado, K. Hadley, A. Sundblad, J. Sjoberg, M. Bjorkholm, A.A. Porwit, L.F. Yap, S. Teo, R.G. Grundy, L.S. Young, I. Ernberg, C.B.J. Woodman and P.G. Murray. Expression of the Epstein-Barr virus-encoded Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen 1 in Hodgkin's lymphoma cells mediates up-regulation of CCL20 and the migration of regulatory T cells. American Journal of Pathology. 2008; 173: 195-204. (Impact factor: 4.206) (ISI-Indexed)

  • E. Thirthagiri, C.M. Robinson, S. Huntley, M. Davies, L.F. Yap, S.S. Prime and I.C. Paterson. Spindle assembly checkpoint and centrosome abnormalities in oral cancer. Cancer Letters. 2007; 258: 276-285. (Impact factor: 5.992) (ISI-Indexed)

  • L.F. Yap, S. Low, W. Liu and J. Kwang. Detection and screening of Salmonella enteritidis-infected chickens with recombinant flagellin. Avian Disease. 2001; 45: 410-415. (Impact factor: 1.104) (ISI-Indexed)

  • L.F. Yap, Y.K. Lee and C.L. Poh. Mechanism for phenol tolerance in phenol-degrading Comamonas testosteroni strain. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 1999; 51: 833-840. (Impact factor: 3.376) (ISI-Indexed)

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

  • Elucidating The Functional Significance Of Epstein-barr Virus Lytic Genes In Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2021, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • The Role Of Sphingosine 1-phosphate Signalling In Mediating Cross-talk Between Tumour Cells And Fibroblasts In Oral Cancer, Consultant, 2019 - 2021, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Elucidating The Intrinsic And Extrinsic Factors That Affect Anti-tumor T Cell Responces In Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2018, Partnership Grant, (National)
  • Investigating Anti-tumor T Cell Responses In Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma To Refine Vaccine-based, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2019, International Funding, (International)
  • Dissecting The Role Of Autophagy And Senescence In Mediating The Tumour Promoting Effects Of Cancer-associated Fibroblasts From Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Consultant, 2017 - 2020, UM Grant - Frontier Research Grant, (National)
  • Mechanistic Insight Into The Role Of Epstein-barr Virus-encoded Circrna (circlmp2) In The Development And Progression Of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma., Consultant, 2017 - 2020, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Investigating novel combinations of molecular targeted therapies to treat nasopharyngeal cancers, Co-Investigator, 2016 - 2018, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Targeting Sphingosine Kinases: A Novel Therapy For Oral Cancer, Consultant, 2016 - 2017, Bantuan Khas Penyelidikan (BKP Special), (National)
  • Contribution Of Epstein-barr Virus (ebv) To The Gene Expression Programme Of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2018, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Programme Title: Oncogenesis Of Head And Neck Cancer: Initiation, Progression And Heterogeneity Project Title: Contribution Of Epstein-barr Virus, Cellular Signalling Pathways And Driver Mutations To The Pathogenesis Of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma., Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, High Impact Research - Ministry of Education (HIR-MOE) Cycle 3, (National)
  • Cell Signaling Molecules As Potential Biomakers And Therapeutic Targets For Oscc, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Stromal Fibroblasts As Mediators Of Chemoresistance In Oral Carcinoma Cells, Consultant, 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • The Notch Signalling Pathway And Treatment Resistance In Head And Neck Cancer, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)

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

  • Expert Panel On Medical, Science and Technology Field (100th Anniversary of Chong Hwa High School), Ching Hwa Independent High School, 2019, (Private)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2018, (University)
  • 3rd Place in National Three Minute Thesis (3mt) Competition (Lai Sook Ling), Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2017, (National)
  • Newton-Ungku Omar Fund - Uk-Malaysia Bilateral Health Research Collaboration Programme, Academy of Science Malaysia and Medical Research Council Uk, 2017, (International)
  • Champion in UM Three Minute Thesis Competition, University Level (Lai Sook Ling), University of Malaya, 2017, (University)
  • Best Oral Presentation (Lai Sook Ling), 2nd Icgeb Workshop On Human Papillomavirus: from Basic Biology to Cancer Prevention (Hong Kong), 2016, (International)
  • 1st Place in UM Three Minute Thesis Competition, Faculty Level (Sharmila Velapasamy), University of Malaya, 2016, (University)
  • The Best Oral Presentation (Lee Hui Min), Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia, 2016, (National)
  • The Best Oral Presentation (Sharmila Velapasamy), Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia, 2016, (National)
  • The Best Poster Presentation, Gordon Research Conference (Hong Kong) - Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, 2016, (International)
  • The Best Oral Presentation (Lee Hui Min), Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society of Malaysia, 2015, (National)
  • International Fellowship for Young Scientist Forum At Ozbio 2010 Conference, Australia, Ozbio 2010 Conference Committee, 2010, (International)
  • America Cancer Society International Fellowship for Beginning Investigators, Union for International Cancer Control (Uicc), 2010, (International)
  • Scholar-in-Training Award (Aacr), American Association for Cancer Research (Aacr)-Ito En, Ltd., 2008, (International)

(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).

  • Invited speaker at the 1st Malaysian Association for Cancer Research Conference, (International), 03/12/2019 until 04/12/2019
  • Expert panel for nose cancer survivor support group, (National), 17/08/2019 until 17/08/2019
  • Invited speaker at the 8th NPC Research Day, (National), 27/03/2019 until 27/03/2019
  • Invited speaker at the 2nd International Oncology and Medical Physics Symposium, (International), 01/03/2019 until 03/03/2019
  • Invited speaker at the Nasopharyngeal Cancer Workshop Singapore, (International), 25/01/2019 until 26/01/2019
  • Expert interview by Sin Chew Press, (National), 26/10/2018 until 08/01/2019
  • Invited Speaker for International Symposium on Cancer Biology (Indonesia), (International), 24/08/2018 until 25/08/2018
  • Invited speaker for UTAR Cancer Research Conference 2017, (International), 29/11/2017 until 30/11/2017
  • Invited speaker for the CANCER 2017 meeting, Hong Kong , (International), 22/06/2017 until 22/06/2017
  • Invited speaker at Ningxia Medical University, China, (International), 20/10/2014 until 20/10/2014


(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

  • Master Degree, Kong Ee Ling, Determine the oncogenic activity of different Epstein-Barr virus proteins on the development of nasopharyngeal cancer, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Lee Boon Kiat, Determine the viral activities of Epstein-Barr virus in association with the development of nasopharyngeal carcinoma, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Sharmila A/p Velapasamy, Transforming growth factor-beta signalling in the regulation of EBV infection in nasopharyngeal epithelial cells, 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Lai Sook Ling, Collagen-DDR1 Signaling in HPV-positive and - Negative Head and Neck Cancer, 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Lee Hui Min, Aberrant activation of sphingosine-1-phosphate signalling in nasopharyngeal carcinoma, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Sathya Narayanan Patmanathan, Mechanisms and therapeutic potential of sphingosine-1-phosphate signalling in oral squamous cell carcinoma, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Liew Yew Toong, Longitudinal measurement of health-related quality of life and overall survival among nasopharyngeal cancer patients treated with or without neoadjuvant chemotherapy in Sabah, Malaysia, 2011/2012

  • Master Degree, Tan Ke En, Transcriptomic analysis of the role of circular RNA LMP2 in EBV-free and EBV-infected cells, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Tan May Leng, Senescence and autophagy in cancer-associated fibroblasts of oral squamous cell carcinoma, 2014/2015
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Mariati Binti Abdul Rahman, Investigation into the roles of lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) in the pathogenesis of head and neck cancer, 2012/2013