Tin Wee Tan

Tan Tin Wee

  • Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Director, Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation
  • Director, National Supercomputing Centre
  • Director, Knorex Pte Ltd
  • Director, iGates BioInnovation Pte Ltd
  • Chairman, Computational Resource Centre, A*STAR
  • Director, Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network Ltd
  • Member, Academic Advisory Committee, MDIS
  • Member, Life Science Advisory Committee, Nanyang Polytechnic
  • Member, Steering Committee, International Conference on Bioinformatics
  • Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, Link THM Sciences Pte Ltd
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • MSc (Distinction), University College London, United Kingdom
  • BA, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Bioinformatics
  • Internet Technologies
  • High Performance Computing
Recent Publications
  • 1. Eng CLP, Tong JC, Tan TW. 2017 Jun. Predicting zoonotic risk of influenza a viruses from host tropism protein signature using random forest. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 18(6). doi: 10.3390/ijms18061135.
  • 2. Yao L, Shen H, Wang N, Tatlay J, Li L, Tan TW, Lee YK. 2017 Apr. Elevated acetyl-CoA by amino acid recycling fuels microalgal neutral lipid accumulation in exponential growth phase for biofuel production. Plant Biotechnology Journal. 15(4):497-509. doi: 10.1111/pbi.12648.
  • 3. Yan B, Hu Y, Ban KHK, Tiang Z, Ng C, Lee J, Tan W, Chiu L, Tan TW, Seah E et al. 2017 Mar. Single-cell genomic profiling of acute myeloid leukemia for clinical use: A pilot study. Oncology Letters. 13(3):1625-1630. doi: 10.3892/ol.2017.5669.
  • 4. Yao L, Tan KWM, Tan TW, Lee YK. 2017 Feb. Exploring the transcriptome of non-model oleaginous microalga Dunaliella tertiolecta through high-throughput sequencing and high performance computing. BMC Bioinformatics. 18(1). doi: 10.1186/s12859-017-1551-x.
  • 5. Sim LLW, Ban KHK, Tan TW, Sethi SK, Loh TP. 2017 Feb. Development of a clinical decision support system for diabetes care: A pilot study. PLOS One. 12(2): e0173021. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173021.