Yoon Pin Lim

Lim Yoon Pin

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Adjunct Scientist, Singapore Eye Research Institute
  • Adjunct Scientist, Bioinformatics Institute, A*STAR
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, A*STAR
  • BSc, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Cancer
  • Oncogenes
  • Signal Transduction
  • Diagnostics
  • Therapeutics
  • Insulin resistance and Diabetes
Recent Publications
  • 1. Lan, W., Hou, A., Lakshminarayanan, R., Lim, Y. P., & Tong, L. (2018). Linc-9432 is a novel pterygium lincRNA which regulates differentiation of fibroblasts. FEBS Letters, 592(7), 1173-1184. doi:10.1002/1873-3468.13027.
  • 2. Lee, W. H., Choong, L. Y., Jin, T. H., Mon, N. N., Chong, S., Liew, C. S., . . . Lim, Y. P. (2017). TRPV4 plays a role in breast cancer cell migration via Ca2+-dependent activation of AKT and downregulation of E-cadherin cell cortex protein. ONCOGENESIS, 6, 12 pages. doi:10.1038/oncsis.2017.39.
  • 3. Hou, A., Law, K. P., Tin, M. Q., Lim, Y. P., & Tong, L. (2016). In vitro secretomics study of pterygium-derived fibroblasts by iTRAQ-based quantitative proteomics strategy. Experimental Eye Research, 153, 14-22. doi:10.1016/j.exer.2016.10.006.
  • 4. Jiang, H., Hu, H., Lin, F., Lim, Y. P., Hua, Y., Tong, X., & Zhang, S. (2016). S100P is Overexpressed in Squamous Cell and Adenosquamous Carcinoma Subtypes of Endometrial Cancer and Promotes Cancer Cell Proliferation and Invasion. Cancer Investigation, 34(10), 477-488. doi:10.1080/07357907.2016.1212206.
  • 5. Lim, S. K., Lu, S. Y., Kang, S. -A., Tan, H. J., Li, Z., Wee, Z. N. A., . . . Lim, Y. P. (2016). Wnt Signaling Promotes Breast Cancer by Blocking ITCH-Mediated Degradation of YAP/TAZ Transcriptional Coactivator WBP2. CANCER RESEARCH, 76(21), 6278-6289. doi:10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-15-3537.