NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering

Biological Sciences

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Biological Sciences Neurobiology
Cell and Molecular Biology Structural & Chemical Biology
Cardiovascular Biology Stem Cell Biology
Development Biology Systems Biology

 

 

Biological Sciences top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
Assistant Professor Martin Buist Biomedical Engineering, NUS martin.buist@nus.edu.sg
Dr Simon Cool Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR scool@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Lee Dong Yup Bioprocessing Technology Institute, A*STAR lee_dong_yup@bti.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Philip Keith Moore Office of Deputy President (Research and Technology), NUS dprmpk@nus.edu.sg

 

Cell and Molecular Biology top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
Professor Mohan K. Balasubramanian Biological Sciences, NUS and
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory
mohan@tll.org.sg
Dr Jimmy Chao Sheng-Hao Bioprocessing Technology Institute, A*STAR jimmy_chao@bti.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Chen Ee Sin Biochemistry, NUS bchces@nus.edu.sg
Dr Cheok Chit Fang IFOM-p53Lab Joint Research Laboratory, A*STAR CFCheok@p53Lab.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Chng Shu Sin Chemistry, NUS chmchngs@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Marie Clement Biochemistry, NUS bchmvc@nus.edu.sg
Dr Stephen Cohen Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR scohen@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Gavin Dawe Pharmacology, NUS gavindawe@nus.edu.sg
Professor Ding Jeak Ling Biological Sciences, NUS dbsdjl@nus.edu.sg
Dr Frank EISENHABER Bioinformatics Institute, A*STAR franke@bii.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Fu Xin-Yuan Biochemistry, NUS bchfxy@nus.edu.sg
Dr Melissa Jane Fullwood Cancer Science Institute of Singapore melissa.fullwood@nus.edu.sg
Professor Mariano Garcia-Blanco Duke-NUS GMS mariano.garciablanco@gms.edu.sg
Associate Professor Gong Zhiyuan Biological Sciences, NUS dbsgzy@nus.edu.sg
Dr Ernesto GUCCIONE Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR eguccione@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Han Weiping Singapore Bioimaging Consortium, A*STAR weiping_han@sbic.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Thilo Hagen Biochemistry, NUS bchth@nus.edu.sg
Professor Hong Wanjin Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbhwj@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Walter Hunziker Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR hunziker@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Carlos IBANEZ Physiology, NUS phscfi@nus.edu.sg
Dr Philipp Kaldis Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR kaldis@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Phillip Koeffler Medicine, NUS mdchpk@nus.edu.sg
Professor R. Manjunatha Kini Biological Sciences, NUS dbskinim@nus.edu.sg
Professor Birgit Lane Institute of Medical Biology, A*STAR birgit.lane@imb.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Caroline Lee Biochemistry, NUS bchleec@nus.edu.sg
Dr Lim Bing Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR limb1@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Lina H.K. Lim Physiology, NUS phslhkl@nus.edu.sg
Dr Lim Sai Kiang Institute of Medical Biology, A*STAR saikiang.lim@imb.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Liu Ruchuan Physics, NUS phylr@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Edward Manser Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbmanser@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Paul Matsudaira Biological Sciences, NUS dbsmpt@nus.edu.sg
Dr Lance D Miller Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR miller1@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Davis Ng Biological Sciences, NUS dbsdntw@nus.edu.sg
Dr Ng Huck Hui Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR nghh@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Ong Sin Tiong Duke-NUS GMS sintiong.ong@gms.edu.sg
Associate Professor Pan Shen Quan Biological Sciences, NUS dbspansq@nus.edu.sg
Professor Shazib Pervaiz Physiology, NUS phssp@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Michael Raghunath Biomedical Engineering, NUS bierm@nus.edu.sg
Dr Paul Robson Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR robsonp@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Shen Han-Ming Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, NUS cofshm@nus.edu.sg
Dr Song Zhiwei Bioprocessing Technology Institute, A*STAR Song_Zhiwei@bti.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Soong Tuck Wah Physiology, NUS phsstw@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Scott Summers Duke-NUS GMS scott.summers@duke-nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Uttam Surana Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbucs@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Kevin S. W. Tan Microbiology, NUS mictank@nus.edu.sg
Professor Daniel TENEN Cancer Science Institute of Singapore csidgt@nus.edu.sg
Dr Vinay Tergaonkar Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR vinayt@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Subhash Vasudevan Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School subhash.vasudevan@duke-nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Virgile Viasnoff Mechanobiology Institute, NUS dbsvvnr@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Markus Wenk Biochemistry, NUS bchmrw@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Christoph Winkler Biological Sciences, NUS dbswcw@nus.edu.sg
Professor Wong Sek Man Biological Sciences, NUS dbswsm@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Paul Michael Yen Duke-NUS GMS paul.yen@duke-nus.edu.sg
Dr Yu Fengwei Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory fengwei@tll.org.sg
Associate Professor Hanry Yu Physiology, NUS phsyuh@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Victor Yu Pharmacy, NUS phayuv@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Wang Yue Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbwangy@imcb.nus.edu.sg

 

Cardiovascular Biology top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
Professor Fu Xin-Yuan Biochemistry, NUS bchfxy@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Soong Tuck Wah Physiology, NUS phsstw@nus.edu.sg

 

Development Biology top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
A/Prof Frederic Berger Temasek Life Sciences Lab fred@tll.org.sg
Dr Stephen Cohen Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR scohen@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Fu Xin-Yuan Biochemistry, NUS bchfxy@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Gong Zhiyuan Biological Sciences, NUS dbsgzy@nus.edu.sg
Dr Florent GINHOUX Singapore Immunology Network, A*STAR Florent_Ginhoux@immunol.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Ernesto GUCCIONE Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR eguccione@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Hong Wanjin Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbhwj@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Walter Hunziker Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR hunziker@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Philipp Kaldis  Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR kaldis@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Vladimir Korzh Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR vlad@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Birgit Lane Institute of Medical Biology, A*STAR birgit.lane@imb.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Lim Bing Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR bimb1@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Paul Matsudaira Biological Sciences, NUS dbsmpt@nus.edu.sg
Dr Ng Huck Hui Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR nghh@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Paul Robson Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR robsonp@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Sudipto Roy Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR sudiptor@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Wang Hongyan Duke-NUS GMS hongyan.wang@duke-nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Christoph Winkler Biological Sciences, NUS dbswcw@nus.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Thorsten Wohland Chemistry, NUS chmwt@nus.edu.sg
Dr Yu Fengwei Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory fengwei@tll.org.sg

 

Neurobiology top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
Professor Barry Halliwell Biochemistry, NUS bchbh@nus.edu.sg
Professor Michael Chee Duke-NUS GMS michael.chee@gms.edu.sg
Professor Christopher Chen Pharmacology, NUS phccclh@nus.edu.sg
Dr Stephen Cohen Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR scohen@imcb.a-star.edu.sg

Assistant Professor Gavin Dawe

Pharmacology, NUS gavindawe@nus.edu.sg
Professor Hong Wanjin Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbhwj@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Walter Hunziker Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR hunziker@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Carlos IBANEZ Physiology, NUS phscfi@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Suresh Jesuthasan A*Star / Duke-NUS
Neuroscience Research Partnership
Suresh.Jesuthasan@nrp.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Sanjay Khanna Physiology, NUS phsks@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Vladimir Korzh Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR vlad@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Liou Yih-Cherng Biochemistry, NUS bchlyc@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Liu Jianjun Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR liuj3@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Edward Manser Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbmansr@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Ng Huck Hui Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR nghh@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Ahmed Sohail Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR ahmeds@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Soong Tuck Wah Physiology, NUS phsstw@nus.edu.sg
Dr Song Jiaxing Biochemistry, NUS bchsj@nus.edu.sg
Dr Tang Bor Luen Biochemistry, NUS bchtbl@nus.edu.sg
Provost Chair Professor Nitish V. Thakor Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology (SINAPSE), NUS sinapsedirector@gmail.com
Assistant Professor Wang Hongyan  Duke-NUS GMS hongyan.wang@duke-nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Markus Wenk Biochemistry, NUS bchmrw@nus.edu.sg
Dr Yu Fengwei Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory fengwei@tll.org.sg
Associate Professor Victor Yu Institute of Molecular & Cell Biology, A*STAR mcbyuck@imcb.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Nobuhiro Yuki Medicine and Microbiology, NUS micyuki@nus.edu.sg

 

Structural & Chemical Biology top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
Associate Professor Chang Young-Tae Chemistry, NUS chmcyt@nus.edu.sg
Dr Cheok Chit Fang IFOM-p53Lab Joint Research Laboratory, A*STAR CFCheok@p53Lab.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Grotenbreg Gijsbert Microbiology and Biological Sciences, NUS grotenbreg@nus.edu.sg
Professor R. Manjunatha Kini Biological Sciences, NUS dbskinim@nus.edu.sg
Associate Professor Subhash Vasudevan Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School subhash.vasudevan@duke-nus.edu.sg
Professor Nobuhiro Yuki Medicine and Microbiology, NUS micyuki@nus.edu.sg

 

Stem Cell Biology top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
Associate Professor Cao Tong Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, NUS omscaot@nus.edu.sg
Dr Andre Choo Bioprocessing Technology Institute,
A* STAR
andre_choo@bti.a-star.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Gavin Dawe Pharmacology, NUS gavindawe@nus.edu.sg
Professor Fu Xin-Yuan Biochemistry, NUS bchfxy@nus.edu.sg
Dr Florent GINHOUX Singapore Immunology Network, A*STAR Florent_Ginhoux@immunol.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Paul Matsudaira Biological Sciences, NUS dbsmpt@nus.edu.sg
Dr Ng Huck Hui Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR nghh@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Associate Professor Reshma Taneja Physiology, NUS phsrt@nus.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Wang Hongyan Duke-NUS GMS hongyan.wang@duke-nus.edu.sg
Professor David M. Virshup Duke-NUS GMS David.virshup@gms.edu.sg

 

Systems Biology top

Supervisor Name NUS Department/Research Institutes Email address
Dr Jean-Pierre ABASTADO Singapore Immunology Network, A*STAR abastado@immunol.a-star.edu.sg
A/Prof Frederic Berger Temasek Life Sciences Lab fred@tll.org.sg
Assistant Professor Martin Buist Biomedical Engineering, NUS martin.buist@nus.edu.sg
Assistant Professor Chen Ee Sin Biochemistry, NUS bchces@nus.edu.sg
Dr Frank EISENHABER Bioinformatics Institute, A*STAR franke@bii.a-star.edu.sg
Dr Han Weiping Singapore Bioimaging Consortium, A*STAR weiping_han@sbic.a-star.edu.sg
Professor Paul Matsudaira Biological Sciences, NUS dbsmpt@nus.edu.sg
Dr Ng Huck Hui Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR nghh@gis.a-star.edu.sg
Professor PS Thiagarajan Computer Science, NUS thiagu@comp.nus.edu.sg
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