Chew Sing Yian is currently in the School of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering, Division of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering.
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Assoc Prof Chew Sing Yian
Associate Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
Associate Professor, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

Biofunctional micro-/ nano-structured scaffolds for tissue engineering applications
Electrospinning
Cellular responses to micro- /nano-structured scaffolds
Neural tissue engineering
 
  • Antimicrobial Polymeric Nanoparticles with Good Efficacy ina Complex Environment

  • Development of electrospun fiber meshes from synthetic biodegradable polymers

  • Drug eluting dressings to promote diabetic wound healing

  • Engineering Scaffold-Mediated Neural Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury Treatment (Astar)

  • Engineering Scaffold-Mediated Neural Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury Treatment (CNRS @ CREATE)

  • Engineering Scaffold-Mediated Neural Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury Treatment (NTU)

  • Engineering Scaffold-Mediated Neural Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury Treatment (SMART CAMP)

  • Establishing a stroke model & regenerative treatment approach

  • Establishing neural cell membrane-coated particles for enhanced drug/gene delivery in the nervous system

  • High Throughput Label-Free Flow Cytometry Based On Multiplex Raman Spectroscopy

  • Radio frequency encoding ultrafast optical spectrometer and its demonstration in flow cytometry

  • Synthetic collagen peptide biomaterials for drug/gene delivery in nerve repair
 
  • H Q Cao, K McHugh, S Y Chew and J M Anderson. (2010). The Topographical Effect of Electrospun Nanofibrous Scaffolds on the In Vivo and In Vitro Foreign Body Reaction. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 93A(3), 1151-1159.

  • H Q Cao, L Ting and S Y Chew. (2009). The Application of Nanofibrous Scaffolds in Neural Tissue Engineering. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 61(12), 1055-1064.

  • S Y Chew, R Mi, A Hoke, K W Leong. (2007). Aligned Protein-Polymer Composite Fibers Enhance Nerve Regeneration: A Potential Tissue-Engineering Platform. Advanced Functional Materials, 17, 1288-1296.

  • S Y Chew, R Mi, A Hoke, K W Leong. (2007). The effect of the alignment of electrospun fibrous scaffolds on Schwann cell maturation. Biomaterials, 29, 653?661.

  • S.Y. Chew, Y. Wen, Y. Dzenis and K.W. Leong. (2006). The Role of Electrospinning in the Emerging Field of Nanomedicine. Current Pharmaceutical Design, 12, 4751-4770.