Chuen Neng Lee

Lee Chuen Neng

  • Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular Surgery, National University Heart Centre, Singapore, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Deputy Director, National University Heart Centre, Singapore, National University Health System
  • Chair, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System
  • Chairman, Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Medical Engineering, National University of Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • FRACS, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Australasia
  • FAMS (Cardiothoracic Surgery), Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Exosomes in Clinical Practice
  • Exhaled Gases in Cancer Detection
  • Infections in Etiology of Atherosclerosis
  • Telemedicine Robotics for Productivity
Recent Publications
  • 1. Sok Hwee Cheow E, Hwan Sim K, de Kleijn D, Neng Lee C, Sorokin V, Sze SK. 2015 Jun. Simultaneous Enrichment of Plasma Soluble and Extracellular Vesicular Glycoproteins Using Prolonged Ultracentrifugation-Electrostatic Repulsion-hydrophilic Interaction Chromatography (PUC-ERLIC) Approach. Mol Cell Proteomics. 14(6):1657-71. doi: 10.1074/mcp.O114.046391. 25862729.
  • 2. Kofidis T, Duc Vu T, Pal SN, Vaibavi SR, Chang G, Chua YC, Ti LK, Lee CN. 2015 Apr. Feasibility of transapical cardioscopic surgery in a pig model. J Card Surg. 30(4):355-9. doi: 10.1111/jocs.12419. 25099949.
  • 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. Martinez EC, Vu DT, Wang J, Lilyanna S, Ling LH, Gan SU, Tan AL, Phan TT, Lee CN, Kofidis T. 2013 Dec. Grafts enriched with subamnion-cord-lining mesenchymal stem cell angiogenic spheroids induce post-ischemic myocardial revascularization and preserve cardiac function in failing rat hearts. Stem Cells Dev. 22(23):3087-99. doi: 10.1089/scd.2013.0119. 23869939.
  • 5. Wang JW, Gijsberts CM, Seneviratna A, de Hoog VC, Vrijenhoek JE, Schoneveld AH, Chan MY, Lam CS, Richards AM, Lee CN, Mosterd A, Sze SK, Timmers L, Lim SK, Pasterkamp G, de Kleijn DP. 2013 Oct. Plasma extracellular vesicle protein content for diagnosis and prognosis of global cardiovascular disease. Neth Heart J. 21(10):467-71. doi: 10.1007/s12471-013-0462-3. 23975618.