Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Dr Ooi Yin Yin


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Lecturer I, Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, 03/08/2015 to present
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE, Singapore
  • Master of Science (Immunobiology), UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA, Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Sciences), UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA, Malaysia
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (MSN), Life member, Since 2017 (National)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Neuroinflammation
  • Cellular Immunology
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Article in Journals
2015
  • Ooi, YY., Dheen, ST., Tay, SSW. (2015). Paracrine effects of mesenchymal stem cells-conditioned medium on microglial cytokines expression and nitric oxide production, Neuroimmunomodulation. 22(4), 233-242. (ISI-Indexed)
2014
  • Jose, S., Tan, S.W., Ooi, Y.Y., Ramasamy, R., Vidyadaran, S. (2014). Mesenchymal stem cells exert anti-proliferative effect on lipopolysaccharide-stimulated BV2 microglia by reducing tumour necrosis factor-α levels. Journal of Neuroinflammation. 11,149-162. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2013
  • Ooi, YY., Rahmat, Z., Jose, S., Ramasamy, R., Vidyadaran, S. (2013). Immunophenotype and differentiation capacity of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells from CBA/Ca, ICR and Balb/c mice, World Journal of Stem Cells. 5(1), 34-42. (ISI-Indexed)
2010
  • Ooi, YY., Ramasamy, R., Rahmat, Z., Subramaiam, H., Tan, SW., Abdullah, M., Israf, DA., Vidyadaran, S. (2010). Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells modulate BV2 microglia responses to lipopolysaccharide, International Immunopharmacology. 10(12), 1532-1540. (ISI-Indexed)
2009
  • Vidyadaran, S., Ooi, YY., Subramaiam, H., Badiei, A., Abdullah, M., Ramasamy, R., Seow, HF. (2009). Effects of macrophage colony-stimulating factor on microglial responses to lipopolysaccharide and beta amyloid, Cellular Immunology. 25, 105-110. (ISI-Indexed)
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • The role of RUNX3 and E-cadherin underlying epithelial to mesenchymal (EMT)-associated cellular plasticity in gastric cancer, Co-researcher, 2018 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
  • Copper as target for colorectal cancer therapeutics: Anti-cancer effect of copper (II) complex derived from S-benzyldithiocarbazate and 3-acetylcoumarin, Co-researcher, 2018 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
  • Developing a culture model of microglia-induced neurotoxicity, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2018 (Private)
  • Immunomodulatory and anti-inflammatory effects of Tualang and Kelulut honeys on activated microglial cells, Project Leader, 2017 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
ONGOING
  • Siti Sarah Omar Zaki, PhD/ Doctoral  (Co-supervisor (External))
  • LAI WOON FUI  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • ROMEL MARIO SOYZA  (Main Supervisor)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • Managing Workplace Stress, Research, 17/05/2017
  • Creating Work/Life Balance, Research, 17/05/2017
  • Rebuilding Trust, Research, 30/03/2017
  • Incorporating Future Ready Skills with Experiential Learning, Research, 15/05/2017 to 17/05/2017