Education



Professor NG Ho Keung

Education - Associate Dean

Chair Professor, Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology

Education - Associate Dean

Professor NG Ho Keung

Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology

Contact Information
Office : (852) 3505-1439
Email : hkng@cuhk.edu.hk


School / Department / Institute / Centre / Unit
Office of Educational Services
Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology

Expertise
Brain tumour pathology and neuropathology

Education
MBChB(Edin), MD, FRCPath, FRCPA, FCAP, FFPathRCPI, FHKC(Path), FHKAM(Pathology), MIAC

Research Interests
Brain tumour pathology and molecular genetics of brain tumours

Additional Information
Associate Editor of Laboratory Investigation
Editorial Boards of Acta Neuropathologica, Brain Pathology, Glioma, Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology, Clinical Neuropathology, Pathology and International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Pathology
Co-ordinator of The Asia Pacific Bioethics Education Network
Selected Publications
 
  1. Chan AKY, Mao Y, Ng HK. TP53 and histone H3.3 mutation in triple-negative adult lower-grade gliomas. New England Journal of Medicine 2016;375: 2206-2208.
  2. Aibaidula A, Chan AK, Shi Z, Li Y, Zhang R, Yang R, Li KK, Chung NY, Yao Y, Zhou L, Wu J, Chen H, Ng HK. Adult IDH wild-type lower-grade gliomas should be further stratified. Neuro-Oncology 2017;19:1327-1337
  3. Wang L, Yamagnchi S, Burstein MD, Terashima K, Chang K, Ng HK, Wheeler DA, Lau CC. Novel Somatic and germline mutations in intracranial germ cell tumours. Nature 2014; 511: 241-5 . 
  4. Chan AK, Yao Y, Zhang Z, Chung NY, Liu JS, Li KK, Shi Z, Chan DT, Poon WS, Zhou L, Ng HK. TERT promoter mutations contribute to subset prognostication of lower-grade gliomas. Modern Pathology. 2015;28:177-86.
  5. Chang RC, Ho Y S, Wong S, Gentleman SM, Ng HK. Neuropathology of cigarette smoking. Acta Neuropathologica 2014; 127:53-69.
  6. Chan AK, Pang JC, Chung NY, Li KK, Poon WS, Chan DT, Shi Z, Chen L, Zhou L, Ng HK. Loss of CIC and FUBPI expressions are potential markers of shorter time to recurrence in oligodendroglial tumors. Modern Pathology 2014; 27:332-42.
  7. Li KK, Pang JC, Lau KM, Zhou L, Mao Y, Wang Y, Poon WS, Ng HK. MiR-383 is down regulated in medulloblastoma and targets peroxiredoxin 3 (PRDX3). Brain Pathology 2013; 23:413-425.
  8. Lau KM, Chan QK, Pang JC, Ma FM, Li KK, Yeung WW, Cheng AS, Feng H, Chung NY, Li HM, Zhou L, Wang Y, Mao Y, Ng HK. Overexpression of HMGA1 deregulates tumor growth via cdc25A and alters migration/invasion through a cdc25A-independent pathway in medulloblastoma. Acta Neuropathologica 2012;123:553-71.
  9. Li KK, Xia T, Ma FM, Zhou LF, Lau KM, Ng HK. miR-106b is overexpressed in medulloblastomas and interacts directly with PTEN. Neuropathology Applied Neurobiology 2015; 41:145-64.
  10. Lau KM, Chan QKY, Pang J, Li K, Yeung WW, Chung N, Lui PC, Tam YS, Li HM, Ng HK. Minichromosome maintenance proteins (MCM) 2, 3 and 7 in medulloblastoma : overexpression and involvements in regulation of cell migration and invasion. Oncogene 2010;29:5475-89.
  11. Pang JC, Kwok WK, Chen Z, Ng HK. Oncogenic role of microRNAs in brain tumors. Acta Neuropathologica 2009;117:599-611.
MBChB programme
MSc in Medical Laboratory Science
MSc in Neurological Sciences
Bachelor of Chinese Medicine