Bor Luen Tang

Tang Bor Luen

  • Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Deputy Executive Director, NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MSc, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Membrane Traffic
  • Neuronal Death
  • Neuronal Regeneration
Recent Publications
  • 1. Tang BL. 2018 Mar. Brain activity-induced neuronal glucose uptake/glycolysis: Is the lactate shuttle not required?. Brain Research Bulletin. 137:225-228. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2017.12.010.
  • 2. Tang BL. 2017 Dec. Sec16 in conventional and unconventional exocytosis: Working at the interface of membrane traffic and secretory autophagy?. Journal of Cellular Physiology. 232(12):3234-3243. doi: 10.1002/jcp.25842.
  • 3. Neo SH, Tang BL. 2017 Oct. Collagen 1 signaling at the central nervous system injury site and astrogliosis. Neural Regeneration Research. 12(10):1600-1601. doi: 10.4103/1673-5374.217323.
  • 4. Tang BL. 2017 Oct. The use of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) therapy - a perspective on cell biological mechanisms. Reviews in the Neurosciences. 28(7):725-738. doi: 10.1515/revneuro-2017-0018.
  • 5. Tang BL. 2017 Aug. The Potential of Targeting Brain Pathology with Ascl1/Mash1. Cells. 6(3). doi: 10.3390/cells6030026.