Thean Hock Tang obtained his Ph.D. degree in the field of RNomics from the University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany. Currently, he is a Member of Infectious Disease Cluster, Advanced Medical and Dental Institute, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. His research group focuses on experimental RNomic identification and characterization of non-protein-coding RNA (npcRNA) from infectious agents. Besides, he is also interested in the development of molecular diagnostic method based on new npcRNA gene markers and RNA technology (i.e., SELEX technology for the generation of aptamers).
Biography Updated on 26 June 2013