Thomas Choudary Putti

Putti Thomas Choudary

  • Associate Professor, Department of Pathology
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Pathology, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Clinical Director, Department of Pathology, National University Health System                                       
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, Osmania University, India
  • MD (Path), Osmania University, India
  • Diplomate, American Board of Pathology, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Breast Pathology
  • Cancer
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Phyllodes Tumour
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. Liu J, Loncar I, Collee JM, Bolla MK, Dennis J, Michailidou K, Wang Q, Andrulis IL, Barile M, Beckmann MW et al. 2016 Nov. rs2735383, located at a microRNA binding site in the 3 ' UTR of NBS1, is not associated with breast cancer risk. Scientific Reports. 6:36874. doi: 10.1038/srep36874.
  • 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. Sunder R, Jeyasekharan AD, Pang B, Soong RCT, Kumarakulasinghe NB, Ow SGW, Ho J, Si J, Lim J, Tan DSP et al. 2016 Oct. Low Levels of NDRG1 in Nerve Tissue Are Predictive of Severe Paclitaxel-Induced Neuropathy. PLoS ONE. 11(10): e0164319. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0164319.
  • 5. Shi J, Zhang Y, Zheng W, Michailidou K, Ghoussaini M, Bolla MK, Wang Q, Dennis J, Lush M, Milne RL et al. 2016 Sep. Fine-scale mapping of 8q24 locus identifies multiple independent risk variants for breast cancer. International Journal of Cancer. 139(6):1303-1317. doi:10.1002/ijc.30150.