visiting faculty

13-19 APR. Prof Benoit Ladoux visiting from Institut Jacques Monod

By | Published April 10th, 2017

Benoit Ladoux Visiting Senior Principal Research Scientist Institut Jacques Monod VISITING 13 to 19 April, 2017 CONTACT Email: Office: T-Lab Level 9, 09-03-03 Tel: ext 11398 RESEARCH The overall goal of the team is to understand how coordinated regulation of cell-substrate and cell-cell adhesion and cytoskeletal dynamics contributes to cell and tissue mechanics and adapted cell…

18 Feb to 28 Feb. Dr Evelyn Yim visiting from University of Waterloo

By | Published February 10th, 2017

Evelyn KF Yim Associate Professor University of Waterloo, Department of Chemical Engineering VISITING 18 Feb to 28 Feb 2017 CONTACT Email: Office: T-Lab Level 5, 05-03-01 Tel: ext 11563 ABOUT ASSOC PROF YIM Professor Yim’s work on stem cells, nanofabrication and biomaterials supports the advancement of healthcare technologies to repair, replace or regenerate damaged tissue and organ structures….

23 JAN to 23 FEB. Prof Jacques Prost visiting from Institute Curie

By | Published January 16th, 2017

Jacques Prost Emeritus Research Director Institut Curie, Département de Physicochimie du vivant VISITING 23 Jan to 23 Feb 2017 CONTACT Email: Office: T-Lab Level 5, 05-03-02 Tel: ext 11280 ABOUT PROF PROST Jacques Prost is a French physicist and general director of École Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles de la ville de Paris (ESPCI). He is…

13 SEP-24 OCT. Prof Ashok Venkitaraman from University of Cambridge

By | Published October 20th, 2016

Ashok Venkitaraman Director Medical Research Council (MRC) Cancer Unit, University of Cambridge VISITING 13 September to 24 October, 2016 CONTACT Email: Website: ABOUT PROF VENKITARAMAN Professor Venkitaraman is the Ursula Zoellner Professor of Cancer Research at the University of Cambridge, and the Director of the Medical Research Council (MRC) Cancer Unit. He trained in medicine at the Christian…

15 JUN-28 JUN. Prof Masahiro Sokabe visiting from Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine

By | Published May 30th, 2016

Masahiro Sokabe Professor, Department of Physiology Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine VISITING 15 June – 28 June, 2016 Professor Sokabe’s major research fields are Biophysics: Structure-Function of Ion Channels (Artificial Channels, Mechanosensitive Channels), Cell Physiology:  Mechano-Signaling in Morpogenesis, Migration: (SAChannel, Cytoskeleton, Integrin) and Brain Science:  Neuronal Plasticity (Optical recordings, Hippocampus, Altzheimer’s Disease, Neurosteroids). CONTACT MBI…

1 NOV – 7 NOV. Prof Tony Hunter visiting from the Salk Institute

By | Published October 13th, 2015

Tony Hunter Professor in the Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory and Director of the Salk Institute Cancer Center Dr Hunter studies how cell growth and division are regulated, and how mutations in genes that control growth lead to cancer. His group has made significant contributions in the area of signal transduction, elucidating how signals that…

4 MAR-13 MAR. Prof Alpha Yap visiting from the Institute of Molecular Bioscience, Division of Molecular Cell Biology, University of Queensland

By | Published March 2nd, 2015

Alpha Yap Professor, Institute of Molecular Bioscience, Head, Division of Molecular Cell Biology, University of Queensland NHMRC Senior Research Fellow VISITING 4 – 13 March, 2015 CONTACT Office: T-Lab Level 5, 05-03-02 Email: | Phone: 66011280| Website RESEARCH INTERESTS E-cadherin signaling and the actin cytoskeleton, and Cadherin adhesion in epithelial morphogenesis RESEARCH PROJECTS Cadherin signalling to Src family kinases:…

7 FEB-6 MAR. Prof Marco Foiani, Scientific Director of IFOM Foundation

By | Published February 16th, 2015

Professor Marco Foiani Scientific Director of IFOM Foundation, The FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology Foundation, Milan Email: Office:  T-Lab Level 5, #05-03-11 MBI Academic Visitor Professor Marco Foiani, Scientific Director of IFOM Foundation – The FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology Foundation, Milan, Italy will be arriving in Singapore on 7 February 2015 for his visit…

26 JAN-22 FEB. Prof Enrique Martin- Blanco from the Institut de Biologia Molecular de Barcelona

By | Published February 16th, 2015

From  26 January – 22 February, 2015 Hosted by Dr Toyama Yusuke Prof Enrique Martin- Blanco Visiting Research Professor, Institut de Biologia Molecular de Barcelona Email: Office: T-Lab Level 5, 05-03-14 Phone: ext 18992 Prof Enrique Martin-Blanco is an expert in developmental biology. He focuses on cellular and genetic control of morphogenesis, using Drosophila and zebrafish models. Recently, he…

9 FEB-19 FEB. Professor Mohan Balasubramanian, University of Warwick, UK

By | Published February 1st, 2015

Professor Mohan Balasubramanian University of Warwick, UK Email: Office:  T-Lab Level 5, 05-03-12 Tel: 65167066 Please join us in welcoming Visiting Professor Mohan Balasubramanian, from the University of Warwick, UK who will be arriving in Singapore on 9 Feb and will be with us until 19 Feb 2015. Mohan Balasubramanian graduated in chemistry from Madras University in India…