Abdul, Rufaihah Jalil

Jalil Abdul, Rufaihah

  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Postdoctoral Training, Stanford School of Medicine, USA
  • B.App.Sc (Honours), National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Cardiac and Vascular Regeneration
  • Stem Cells
  • Endothelial Biology
  • Biomaterials
Recent Publications
  • 1. H Sarig, U Sarig, E De Berardinis, SY Chaw, V Ramanujam, RBA Jalil, DT Vu, D Seliktar, T Kofidis, S Venkatraman, M Machluf. 2016. Porcine cardiac extracellular matrix restores myocardial function and structure in both acute and chronic myocardial injuries. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 8, 201-202.
  • 2. Sriram G, Tan JY, Islam I, Rufaihah AJ, Cao T. 2015 Dec. Efficient differentiation of human embryonic stem cells to arterial and venous endothelial cells under feeder- and serum-free conditions. Stem Cell Res Ther. 30;6:261. doi: 10.1186/s13287-015-0260-5. 26718617.
  • 3. Vu TD, Pal SN, Ti LK, Martinez EC, Rufaihah AJ, Ling LH, Lee CN, Richards AM, Kofidis T. 2015 Mar. An autologous platelet-rich plasma hydrogel compound restores left ventricular structure, function and ameliorates adverse remodeling in a minimally invasive large animal myocardial restoration model: a translational approach: Vu and Pal "Myocardial Repair: PRP, Hydrogel and Supplements". Biomaterials. 45:27-35. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2014.12.013. 25662492.
  • 4. Lu Q, Pandya M, Rufaihah AJ, Rosa V, Tong HJ, Seliktar D, Toh WS. 2015. Modulation of Dental Pulp Stem Cell Odontogenesis in a Tunable PEG-Fibrinogen Hydrogel System. Stem Cells Int. 2015:525367. doi: 10.1155/2015/525367. 26124841.
  • 5. Plotkin M, Vaibavi SR, Rufaihah AJ, Nithya V, Wang J, Shachaf Y, Kofidis T, Seliktar D. 2014 Feb. The effect of matrix stiffness of injectable hydrogels on the preservation of cardiac function after a heart attack. Biomaterials. 35(5):1429-38. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2013.10.058. 24268664.