Wei Jian Tan

Wei Jian TanGraduate Student, Immunology Programme (IP), National University of Singapore
Infectious Diseases IRG (ID-IRG)
Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART)

Wei Jian received his degree from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore in 2011. He was subsequently awarded the SMA3 scholarship in 2011 and co-supervised by A/P Paul Macary Paul and Professor Jianzhu Chen. Wei Jian is interested in both in vivo and in vitro aspects of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) tumorigenicity. In vivo his investigation focuses on the role of EBV nuclear antigen 1 (EBNA-1) in conferring EBV persistence in EBV-infected cells. In Vitro, he is working to employ a humanized mouse model to establish the model for EBV-driven lymphoproliferative disorder.

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