Cheong Huat Tan

Summary

Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. Chan A, Chiang L, Hapuarachchi H, Tan C, Pang S, Lee R, et al. DNA barcoding: complementing morphological identification of mosquito species in Singapore. Parasit Vectors. 2014;7:569 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study utilised for the first time DNA barcoding to identify mosquito species in Singapore. COI-based DNA barcoding is a useful tool to complement taxonomy-based identification of mosquito species. ..
  2. Tan C, Wong P, Li M, Yang H, Chong C, Lee L, et al. Membrane feeding of dengue patient's blood as a substitute for direct skin feeding in studying Aedes-dengue virus interaction. Parasit Vectors. 2016;9:211 pubmed publisher
    ..Nevertheless, mosquito numbers will need to be increased to compensate for lower feeding rate in MFA. ..
  3. Tan C, Tan L, Hapuarachchi H, Lai Y, Wong P, Yap G, et al. Viral and Antibody Kinetics, and Mosquito Infectivity of an Imported Case of Zika Fever Due to Asian Genotype (American Strain) in Singapore. Viruses. 2018;10: pubmed publisher
    ..The report also emphasizes the challenges of public health interventions for Zika fever and the importance of sustaining a low vector population to reduce the risk of arbovirus transmission in vulnerable regions. ..