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. Lee WH, Choong LY, Jin TH, Mon NN, Chong S, Liew CS, Putti T, Lu SY, Harteneck C, Lim YP. 2017 May. 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(5):e338. doi: 10.1038/oncsis.2017.39.
  • 2. Hou A, Law KP, Tin MQ, Lim YP, Tong L. 2016 Dec. 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.
  • 3. Lim SK, Lu SY, Kang S-A, Tan HJ, Li Z, Wee ZNA, Guan JS, Chichili VPR, Sivaraman J, Putti T et al. 2016 Nov. 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.
  • 4. Toh CXD, Chan JW, Chong ZS, Wang HF, Guo HC, Satapathy S, Ma D, Goh GYL, Khattar E, Yang L et al. 2016 Jun. RNAi Reveals Phase-Specific Global Regulators of Human Somatic Cell Reprogramming. Cell Reports. 15(12):2597-2607. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2016.05.049.
  • 5. Lee WH, Choong LY, Mon NN, Lu S, Lin Q, Pang B, Yan B, Krishna VSR, Singh H, Tan TZ et al. 2016 Jun. TRPV4 Regulates Breast Cancer Cell Extravasation, Stiffness and Actin Cortex. Scientific Reports. 6:27903. doi: 10.1038/srep27903.