Markus R Wenk

Wenk Markus R

Appointment(s)
  • Professor, Department of Biochemistry, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore┬á
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Department of Biochemistry, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Principal Investigator, Singapore Lipidomics Incubator, NUS Life Sciences Institute
  • Supervisor, NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering
  • Director, Singapore Lipidomics Incubator, NUS Life Sciences Institute
  • Provost's Chair, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Privatdozent, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Executive Editor, Progress in Lipid Research
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • BSc, University of Basel, Switzerland
Research Interest(s)
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Metabolomics
  • Blood Testing
Recent Publications
  • 1. Woodfield HK, Cazenave-Gassiot A, Haslam RP, Guschina IA, Wenk MR, Harwood JL. 2018 Mar. Using lipidomics to reveal details of lipid accumulation in developing seeds from oilseed rape (Brassica napus L.). Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids. 1863(3):339-348. doi: 10.1016/j.bbalip.2017.12.010.
  • 2. Bhardwaj S, Prudic KL, Bear A, Dasgupta M, Wasik BR, Tong X, Cheong WF, Wenk MR, Monteiro A. 2018 Feb. Sex Differences in 20-Hydroxyecdysone Hormone Levels Control Sexual Dimorphism in Bicyclus anynana Wing Patterns. Mol Biol Evol. 35(2):465-472. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msx301.
  • 3. Hartler J, Triebl A, Ziegl A, Troetzmueller M, Rechberger GN, Zeleznik OA, Zierler KA, Torta F, Cazenave-Gassiot A, Wenk MR et al. 2017 Dec. Deciphering lipid structures based on platform-independent decision rules. Nature Methods. 14(12):1171-+(7). doi: 10.1038/NMETH.4470.
  • 4. Bowden JA, Heckert A, Ulmer CZ, Jones CM, Koelmel JP, Abdullah L, Ahonen L, Alnouti Y, Armando AM, Asara JM et al. 2017 Dec. Harmonizing lipidomics: NIST interlaboratory comparison exercise for lipidomics using SRM 1950-Metabolites in Frozen Human Plasma. Journal of Lipid Research. 58(12):2275-2288. doi: 10.1194/jlr.M079012.
  • 5. Trigueros-Motos L, van Capelleveen JC, Torta F, Casta├▒o D, Zhang LH, Chai EC, Kang M, Dimova LG, Schimmel AWM, Tietjen I et al. 2017 Nov. ABCA8 Regulates Cholesterol Efflux and High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Levels. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 37(11):2147-2155. doi: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.117.309574.