Yan Cheng

Cheng Yan

  • Senior Research Fellow, Department of Medicine
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed, Beijing Medical University, China
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Inner Mongolia Medical College, China
Research Interest(s)
  • HBV
  • Quasispecies
  • Evolution
  • Chronic Hepatitis B
  • Immune Response
Recent Publications
  • 1. Hong LZ, Hong S, Wong HT, Aw PP, Cheng Y, Wilm A, de Sessions PF, Lim SG, Nagarajan N, Hibberd ML, Quake SR, Burkholder WF. 2014 Nov. BAsE-Seq: a method for obtaining long viral haplotypes from short sequence reads. Genome Biol. 15(11):517. doi: 10.1186/PREACCEPT-6768001251451949.
  • 2. Cheng Y, Guindon S, Rodrigo A, Wee LY, Inoue M, Thompson AJ, Locarnini S, Lim SG. 2013 Sep. Cumulative viral evolutionary changes in chronic hepatitis B virus infection precedes hepatitis B e antigen seroconversion. Gut. 62(9):1347-55. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2012-302408.
  • 3. Cheng Y, Guindon S, Rodrigo A, Lim SG. 2013 Feb. Increased Viral Quasispecies Evolution in HBeAg Seroconverter Patients Treated with Oral Nucleoside Therapy. J Hepatol. 58(2):217-24. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2012.09.017.