Cell Biology and Medical Biosciences
Members: Prof. Chow Sek Chuen, Prof. Sunil K. Lal, A/Prof. Song Keang Peng, Dr. Kumaran Narayanan, Dr. Ton So Ha, Dr. Ngin Cin Khai, Dr. Neeraj Gupta, Dr. New Jaa Yien, Dr. Lee Wai Leng, Dr. Lau Khim Heng
Areas of expertise from this group include cell death assays and toxicology studies, glucose metabolism, gene delivery and expression, neuroscience, molecular virology and infectious dusease, tissue regeneration, antibody engineering, cancer biology and proteomics. Other areas of interest are recombinant protein expression and downstream processing, overexpression and silencing of genes, immunomodulation, in vitro and in vivo toxicology, anti-inflammatory and oxidative stress assays.
The group also provide consultancy on antibody development and purification, in vitro and in vivo toxicology studies, clinical biochemistry and chemical pathology diagnostics, trouble-shooting and optimisation of research projects.