TSANG, Cheuk Ho
Name : TSANG, Cheuk Ho
Title :
Clinical Lecturer
Home Department :  Chemical Pathology
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Jason Tsang is currently a clinical lecturer in the Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He completed his medical training in CUHK in 2010. He later attained his PhD at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom in 2015.

Specialised Research Area(s):

Novel clinical applications of single-cell genomic technology; Molecular diagnostics

Selected Publications:

1. Yong Yu*, Jason C.H. Tsang*, Cui Wang*, Simon Clare, Juexuan Wang, Xi Chen, Cordelia Brandt, Lia S. Campos, Liming Lu, Gabrielle Belz, Andrew N.J. McKenzie, Sarah A. Teichmann, Gordon Dougan, and Pentao Liu. Single cell RNA-Seq identifies a PD-1hi ILC progenitor and defines its development pathway. Nature, (2016).

2. Jason C.H. Tsang*, Yong Yu*, Shannon Burke, Florian Buettner, Cui Wang, Aleksandra Kolodziejczyk, Sarah Teichmann, Liming Lu and Pentao Liu. Single-cell transcriptomic reconstruction reveals cell cycle and multi-lineage differentiation defects in Bcl11a-deficient hematopoietic stem cells. Genome Biol. 1–16 (2015). doi:10.1186/s13059-015-0739-5.

3. Aleksandra A. Kolodziejczyk*, Jong Kyoung Kim*, Jason C.H. Tsang, Tomislav Ilicic, Johan Henriksson, Kedar N. Natarajan, Alex C. Tuck, Xuefei Gao, Marc Bühler, Pentao Liu, John C. Marioni and Sarah A. Teichmann. Single Cell RNA-Sequencing of Pluripotent States Unlocks Modular Transcriptional Variation. Cell Stem Cell 17, 471–485 (2015).

4. Jason C.H. Tsang*, Y.M. Dennis Lo. Circulating Nucleic Acids in Plasma/Serum. Pathology. 2007 Apr;39(2):197-207.

5. Jason C.H. Tsang*, Pimlak Charoenkwan, Katherine C.K. Chow, Yongjie Jin, Chanane Wanapirak, Torpong Sanguansermsri, Y.M. Dennis Lo, Rossa W.K. Chiu. Mass Spectrometry-based Detection of HbE Mutation by Allele-specifc Base Extension Reaction (ASBER). Clin. Chem. 2007 Dec;53(12):2205-9.