Eng Hin Lee

Lee Eng Hin

Appointment(s)
  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Principal Investigator, NUS Tissue Engineering Program
  • Emeritus Consultant, Division of Paediatric Orthopaedics, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Programme Leader, NUS Tissue Engineering Program, NUS Life Sciences Institute
  • Advisor, Summit Research Programme, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MD, University of Western Ontario, Canada
  • FRCS (Orthopaedic Surgery), Royal College of Surgeons, Canada
  • FRCS Ad Hominem, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • FRCS Ad Eundem, Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • FAMS (Orthopaedics), Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Chondrogenesis
  • Physeal Regeneration
  • Biomaterials
  • Musculoskeletal System
Recent Publications
  • 1. Liu TM, Lee EH, Lim B, Shyh-Chang N. 2016 Feb. Concise Review: Balancing Stem Cell Self-renewal and Differentiation with PLZF. Stem Cells. 34(2):277-87. doi: 10.1002/stem.2270. 26676652.
  • 2. Wu Y, Wen F, Gouk SS, Lee EH, Kuleshova L. 2015 Sep-Oct. CRYOPRESERVATION STRATEGY FOR TISSUE ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTS CONSISTING OF HUMAN MESENHYMAL STEM CELLS AND HYDROGEL BIOMATERIALS. Cryo Letters. 36(5):325-35. 26574680.
  • 3. Dartnell J, Lee EH. 2015 Feb. Stem cell therapy in cerebral palsy: current evidence. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 26(1)15-20. doi: 10.1097/BCO.0000000000000188.
  • 4. Wu YN, Law JB, He AY, Low HY, Hui JH, Lim CT, Yang Z, Lee EH. 2014 Oct. Substrate topography determines the fate of chondrogenesis from human mesenchymal stem cells resulting in specific cartilage phenotype formation. Nanomedicine. 10(7):1507-16. doi: 10.1016/j.nano.2014.04.002. 24768908.
  • 5. Zhang J, Wu Y, Thote T, Lee EH, Ge Z, Yang Z. 2014 Jun. The influence of scaffold microstructure on chondrogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells. Biomed Mater. 9(3):035011. doi: 10.1088/1748-6041/9/3/035011. 24818859.