Ming Tatt Cheah

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Ming Tatt Cheah (simplified Chinese: 谢明达; traditional Chinese: 謝明達; pinyin: Xiè Míng Dá, March 14, 1983- ) is a biologist specializing in immunology and genetics. Born and raised in Malaysia, Cheah attended Chung Ling High School and later moved to the US, where he attended Yale University and graduated with an M.S./B.S. degree in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology in four years. Cheah was also a recipient of Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Future Scientists Fellowship for his work on RNA splicing, and his contributing research was published in the May 2007 issue of Nature.[1]

Ming T. Cheah currently resides in Palo Alto, CA as an immunobiologist at the Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine in the Stanford School of Medicine.