CN. Khuất Tấn Lâm


Curriculum Vitae



BSc                 Biotechnology                         Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City

University of Science (2006-2010)

MSc                 Animal Physiology                  Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City

(Master Candidate)                 University of Science (2010-2013)

Research Experiences (Nov. 2010 – present)

Position: Researcher, Laboratory of Stem Cell Research & Application, University of Science, VNU-HCM City.

Projects: Isolation and characterization of cancer stem cells from biopsies of breast cancer cases in Vietnamese patients; Dendritic cell-based therapy using the breast cancer mouse model targeting cancer stem cells.

Teaching Experiences (Nov. 2010 – present)

Teaching assistant at Dept. of Animal Physiology & Biotechnology, Univ. of Science, VNU-HCM City. Courses: Hematology application (Hematopoietic stem cells transplantation); Reproductive biology (Cellular basis of human reproduction). Labwork: Medical Biotechnology, Animal Biology and General Animal Biology.

Undergraduate training (2006-2010)

University of Science, VNU-HCM City

Major: Biotechnology

GPA: 8.24/10.0 (3.59/4.0)

Ranking: 7/120

Thesis title: “Investigating the expression of some oncogenes in the PI3K signaling pathway in cancer stem cells and fibroblasts isolated from tumor biopsies of Vietnamese breast cancer patients.”


Phuc V. Pham, Ngoc B. Vu, Thuy T. Duong, Tam T. Nguyen, Nhung H. Truong, Nhan LC. Phan, Tue G. Vuong, Viet Q. Pham, Hoang M. Nguyen, Kha T. Nguyen, Nhung T. Nguyen, Khue G. Nguyen, Lam T. Khuat, Dong V. Le, Kiet D. Truong, Ngoc K. Phan. Suppression of human breast tumors in NOD/SCID mice by CD44 shRNA gene therapy combined with doxorubicin treatment. OncoTargets and Therapy 2012;5:77-84.

Conference Presentation

Nguyen T. Nhung, Khuat T. Lam, Nguyen M. Hoang, Le T. Hanh, Nguyen M. Trinh, Phan K. Ngoc, Pham V. Phuc. Evaluation of in vitro phagocytic activity of umbilical cord blood-derived dendritic cells with antigens from breast cancer cells. The 8th Scientific Conference of University of Science, VNU-HCM City, 2012.


– University of Science Scholarship for top students (2006 – 2010)

– 1st rank (out of 170) of Biotechnology major in University of Science Entrance Examination (2006).

Public Services & Affiliation

– Member of Young Teacher Association, supporting for academic activities of students (2011, 2012), Faculty of Biology, University of Science.

– Commisioner of Vietnamese Student Association of Biotechnology Major (2009).

– Laboratory of Stem Cell Research and Application, VNU-HCM City, University of Science, VNU-HCM City.

Personal Information

Name:              Khuat, Tan Lam

DOB:              Dec., 27th 1988

POB:               Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Nationality:     Vietnamese

Contact address:  Dept. of Animal Physiology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology,

University of Science, Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City,

227 Nguyen Van Cu Street, Dist. 5, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

Email:    ,



Provided upon request.


Prepared on Dec. 01st, 2012