Yock Young Dan

Dan Yock Young

Appointment(s)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Adjunct, Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, National University of Singapore
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Chair, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
  • Head, Department of Medicine, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Associate Faculty, Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Int Med), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRCP, Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom
  • FAMS (Gastroenterology), Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Liver Stem Cells
  • Liver Cancer
  • Fatty Liver
Recent Publications
  • 1. Wong VWS, Chan WK, Chitturi S, Chawla Y, Dan YY, Duseja A, Fan J, Goh KL, Hamaguchi M, Hashimoto E et al. 2018 Jan. Asia–Pacific Working Party on Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease guidelines 2017—Part 1: Definition, risk factors and assessment. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (Australia). 33(1):70-85. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13857.
  • 2. Chitturi S, Wong VWS, Chan WK, Wong GLH, Wong SKH, Sollano J, Ni YH, Liu CJ, Lin YC, Lesmana LA et al. 2018 Jan. The Asia–Pacific Working Party on Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease guidelines 2017—Part 2: Management and special groups. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (Australia). 33(1):86-98. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13856.
  • 3. Irudayaswamy A, Muthiah M, Zhou L, Hung H, Jumat NHB, Haque J, Teoh N, Farrell G, Riehle KJ, Lin JS et al. 2018 Jan. Long-Term Fate of Human Fetal Liver Progenitor Cells Transplanted in Injured Mouse Livers. Stem Cells. 36(1):103-113. doi: 10.1002/stem.2710.
  • 4. Rajoo AS, Lim SG, Phyo WW, Tun T, Dan YY, Lee YM, Low HC, Lim K, Tan PS, Lee GH. 2017 Oct. Acute-on-chronic liver failure in a multi-ethnic Asian city: A comparison of patients identified by Asia-Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver and European Association for the Study of the Liver definitions. World Journal of Hepatology. 9(28):1133-1140. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i28.1133.
  • 5. Pok S, Vohra H, Wehbe C, Barn VA, Arfianti E, Dan YY, Farrell GC, Teoh NC. 2017 Jul. Deriving and testing of dysplastic murine hepatocytes: A new platform in liver cancer research. Experimental Cell Research. 356(1):48-56. doi: 10.1016/j.yexcr.2017.04.009.