Eng Chua

Dr, BSc PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M504), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 126 Citations
  • 6 h-Index
20112019
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Personal profile

Biography

Dr Chua completed his PhD degree in Microbiology at UWA. His research interest is primarily focused on understanding the molecular mechanisms of bacterial pathogenesis and host-pathogen interaction. The microrganisms he had worked on include Helicobacter pylori, Burkholderia pseudomallei and Shigella flexneri. Dr Chua also has substantial experience in comparative genomics, transcriptomics and metagenomics analyses.

Roles and responsibilities

Perform computational analysis and interpretation of genomics, transcriptomics and metagenomics datasets to investigate the pathogenesis and evolutionary biology of Helicobacter species.

Teach and supervise new researchers and students in the use of computational research and molecular biology approaches relevant to his/her project.

Research

Bacterial pathogenesis
Genomics

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Helicobacter pylori Medicine & Life Sciences
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Malaysia Medicine & Life Sciences
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Research Output 2011 2019

  • 126 Citations
  • 6 h-Index
  • 19 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis
Open Access
Metronidazole
Helicobacter pylori
Proteins
biotin carboxylase
Sequence Alignment

Gastric Helicobacter pylori infection perturbs human oral microbiota

Chua, E. G., Chong, J. Y., Lamichhane, B., Webberley, K. M., Marshall, B. J., Wise, M. J. & Tay, C. Y., 28 Jan 2019, In : PEERJ. 7, 14 p., e6336.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Helicobacter pylori
Microbiota
Helicobacter Infections
Urea
mouth

High primary resistance to metronidazole and levofloxacin, and a moderate resistance to clarithromycin in Helicobacter pylori isolated from Karnataka patients

Shetty, V., Lamichhane, B., Tay, C. Y., Pai, G. C., Lingadakai, R., Balaraju, G., Shetty, S., Ballal, M. & Chua, E. G., 13 May 2019, In : Gut Pathogens. 11, 1, 21.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Levofloxacin
Clarithromycin
Metronidazole
Helicobacter pylori
Mutation

The complete genome and methylome of Helicobacter pylori hpNEAfrica strain HP14039

Lamichhane, B., Chua, E-G., Wise, M. J., Laming, C., Marshall, B. J. & Tay, C-Y., 20 Feb 2019, In : Gut Pathogens. 11, 1, p. 7 284.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Helicobacter pylori
Genome
Methyltransferases
DNA Restriction-Modification Enzymes
Somalia

The influence of modernization and disease on the gastric microbiome of Orang Asli, Myanmars and Modern Malaysians

Chua, E. G., Loke, M. F., Gunaletchumy, S. P., Gan, H. M., Thevakumar, K., Tay, C. Y., Young, S., Aye, T. T., Maw, W. W., Aye, M. M., Leow, A. H-R., Azmi, A. N., Kalimuthu, S. G., Dahlan, H. M. A. B. D., Goh, K. L. & Vadivelu, J., 14 Jun 2019, In : Microorganisms. 7, 6, 13 p., 174.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Myanmar
Stomach Diseases
Microbiota
Social Change
Stomach