メンバー紹介

Name
Khor Seik Soon (Charles) / 許昔舜
Birth date
16th Nov 1983
Place of Birth
Malaysia

Research project

  • The identification of susceptible genes to essential hypersomnia and Stevens–Johnson syndrome using GWAS and NGS methodologies.
  • Development of HLA imputation tool for GWAS and NGS data
  • Education

    平成18年
    University of Malaya(マレーシア)(理学部遺伝子学科)卒業
    平成23年
    東京大学大学院医学系研究科保健学専攻 修士課程 修了
    平成26年
    東京大学大学院医学系研究科保健学専攻 博士課程 修了

    Employment

    平成26年
    東京大学大学院医学系研究科保健学専攻人類遺伝学分野 特任研究員

    Publication

  • High-accuracy imputation for HLA class I and II genes based on high-resolution SNP data of population-specific references. Khor SS, Yang W, Kawashima M, Kamitsuji S, Zheng X, Nishida N, Sawai H, Toyoda H, Miyagawa T, Honda M, Kamatani N, Tokunaga K*. Pharmacogenomics J. 2015 Feb 24. doi: 10.1038/tpj.2015.4.
  • Immune-related pathways including HLA-DRB1∗13:02 are associated with panic disorder. Shimada-Sugimoto M, Otowa T, Miyagawa T, Khor SS, Kashiwase K, Sugaya N, Kawamura Y, Umekage T, Kojima H, Saji H, Miyashita A, Kuwano R, Kaiya H, Kasai K, Tanii H, Tokunaga K, Sasaki T. Brain Behav Immun. 2015 Jan 9. pii: S0889-1591(15)00004-5.
  • New susceptibility variants to narcolepsy identified in HLA class II region. Miyagawa T, Toyoda H, Hirataka A, Kanbayashi T, Imanishi A, Sagawa Y, Kotorii N, Kotorii T, Hashizume Y, Ogi K, Hiejima H, Kamei Y, Hida A, Miyamoto M, Imai M, Fujimura Y, Tamura Y, Ikegami A, Wada Y, Moriya S, Furuya H, Kato M, Omata N, Kojima H, Kashiwase K, Saji H, Khor SS, Yamasaki M, Wada Y, Ishigooka J, Kuroda K, Kume K, Chiba S, Yamada N, Okawa M, Hirata K, Uchimura N, Shimizu T, Inoue Y, Honda Y, Mishima K, Honda M, Tokunaga K. Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Feb 1;24(3):891-8.
  • Genome-wide analysis of CNV (copy number variation) and their associations with narcolepsy in a Japanese population. Yamasaki M, Miyagawa T*, Toyoda H, Khor SS, Koike A, Nitta A, Akiyama K, Sasaki T, Honda M, Tokunaga K. Journal of Human Genetics, in press, (2014)
  • Genome-wide association study of HLA-DQB1*06:02 negative essential hypersomnia. Khor SS, Miyagawa T*, Toyoda H, Yamasaki M, Kawamura Y, Tanii H, Okazaki Y, Sasaki T, Lin L, Faraco J, Rico T, Honda Y, Honda M, Mignot E, Tokunaga K. PeerJ, 1:e66, (2013)