Chian Ming Low

Low Chian Ming

  • Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology
  • Associate Professor, Department of Anaesthesia
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Deputy Director (Research Policy & Administration), Office of the Deputy President (Research & Technology), National University of Singapore
  • Deputy Chair, NUS Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee
  • Faculty Member, NUS Graduate Studies for Integrative Sciences and Engineering, National University of Singapore
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Deputy Chairman, CCGLP, SAC (SPRNG), Singapore
  • Council Member, Asian-Pacific Society for Neurochemistry
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • BSc (Pharm), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MSc (Distinction), King’s College London, University of London, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Pain
  • Stroke
  • Chemical Biology
  • Personalised Medicine
Recent Publications
  • 1. Ng CY, Kannan S, Chen YJ, Tan FCK, Ong WY, Go ML, Verma CS, Low C-M, Lam Y. 2017 Oct. A New Generation of Arachidonic Acid Analogues as Potential Neurological Agent Targeting Cytosolic Phospholipase A(2). Scientific Reports. 7:13683. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-13996-8.
  • 2. Ariffin MZ, Low C-M, Khanna S. 2017 Sep. Medial Septum Modulates Cellular Response Induced in Hippocampus on Microinjection of Cholinergic Agonists into Hypothalamic Lateral Supramammillary Nucleus. Frontiers in Neuroanatomy. 11:79. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2017.00079.
  • 3. Ng CY, Kwok TXW, Tan FCK, Low C-M, Lam Y. 2017 Feb. Fluorogenic probes to monitor cytosolic phospholipase A(2) activity. Chemical Communications. 53(11):1813-1816. doi: 10.1039/c6cc09305a.
  • 4. Sundaram JR, Poore CP, Bin Sulaimee NH, Pareek T, Cheong WF, Wenk MR, Pant HC, Frautschy SA, Low C-M, Kesavapany S. 2017 Jan. Curcumin Ameliorates Neuroinflammation, Neurodegeneration, and Memory Deficits in p25 Transgenic Mouse Model that Bears Hallmarks of Alzheimer's Disease. Journal of Alzheimers Disease. 60(4):1429-1442. doi: 10.3233/JAD-170093.
  • 5. Perszyk RE, DiRaddo JO, Strong KL, Low C-M, Ogden KK, Khatri A, Vargish GA, Pelkey KA, Tricoire L, Liotta DC et al. 2016 Dec. GluN2D-Containing N-methyl-D-Aspartate Receptors Mediate Synaptic Transmission in Hippocampal Interneurons and Regulate Interneuron Activity. Molecular Pharmacology. 90(6):689-702. doi: 10.1124/mol.116.105130.