Ngin Cin Khai

Senior Lecturer

PhD in Regeneration and Advanced Medical Sciences (Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan)

MBBS (University of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar)

Telephone: (+603) 5514 6000 , ext: 45812 (DID: 5514 5812)
Room number: 4-8-17 (Building 4, Level 8, No. 17)

Heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor (HB-EGF) in tissue injuries and regeneration. HB-EGF and its associated protein tetraspannin CD9 in cell signalling and tissue regeneration.

Selected Journal Papers

Yuge K, Takahashi T, Khai NC, Goto K, Fujiwara T, Fujiwara H, Kosai K. Intramuscular injection of adenoviral hepatocyte growth factor at a distal site ameliorates dextran sodium sulfate-induced colitis in mice. International Journal of Molecular Medicine. 2014 May; 33 (5):1064-74.

Kamisasanuki T, Tokushige S, Terasaki H, Khai NC, Wang Y, Sakamoto T, Kosai K.Targeting CD9 produces stimulus-independent antiangiogenic effects predominantly in activated endothelial cells during angiogenesis: a novel antiangiogenic therapy. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2011 Sep 16; 413(1):128-35. 

Khai NC, Sakamoto K, Takamatsu H, Matsufuji H, Kosai K. Recombinant soluble form of heparin-binding epidermal growth factor-like growth factor protein therapy drastically inhibits Fas-mediated fulminant hepatic failure: Implications in clinical application. Hepatology Research. 2011 Jun; 41(6):594-6.

Postdoctoral Fellowship Award for Foreign Researchers, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)