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ONG Twee Hee, Rick

Affiliations:

  • Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health 

Research Areas:

  • molecular epidemiology
  • pathogen genomics
  • bioinformatics
  • population genetics

Teaching Areas:

  • bioinformatics
  • biostatistics

Academic/Professional Qualifications:

  • B.Eng (Computer Engineering), National University of Singapore, 2001
  • Msc (Computer Science), National University of Singapore, 2002
  • Msc (Bioinformatics), Nanyang Technological University of Singapore, 2008
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, 2013

Career History:

  • Consultant, National Computer Systems Pte Ltd, 2002 - 2003
  • Bioinformatics Specialist, Genome Institute of Singapore, 2003-2006 (Scientific/Research Computing), 2007-2009 (Human Genetics)
  • Engineer (Software Development), Applied Biosystems, 2006-2007
  • Research Associate/Fellow/Senior Fellow, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, NUS, 2011-2013,2013-2015,2016-2017

Major Publications:

  • Xia, E., Teo, Y. Y., & Ong, R. T. H. (2016). SpoTyping: Fast and accurate in silico Mycobacterium spoligotyping from sequence reads. Genome Medicine, 8(1). doi:10.1186/s13073-016-0270-7
  • Lim, T. P.*, Ong, R. T. H.*, et al.(2015). Multiple genetic mutations associated with polymyxin resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii. AAC, 59(12), 7899-7902. (Joint First)
  • Cheng, A. Y., Teo, Y. Y., & Ong, R. T. H. (2014). Assessing single nucleotide variant detection and genotype calling on wholegenome sequenced individuals. Bioinformatics, 30(12), 1707-1713.

 

Assistant Professor
Tel (65) 6601 5270
Email rick.tweehee.ong@nus.edu.sg

 

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