Yongliang Zhang

Zhang Yongliang

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • BSc, Zhejiang Normal University, China
Research Interest(s)
  • Signal Transduction
  • Innate Immunity
  • Infection
  • Metabolism
  • Cancer
Recent Publications
  • 1. Cho SSL, Han J, James SJ, Png CW, Weerasooriya M, Alonso S, Zhang Y. 2017 Oct. Dual-specificity Phosphatase 12 Targets p38 MaP Kinase to regulate Macrophage response to intracellular Bacterial infection. Frontiers in Immunology. 8:1259. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2017.01259.
  • 2. Chua YL, Liong KH, Huang CH, Wong HS, Zhou Q, Ler SS, Tang Y, Low CP, Koh HY, Kuo IC et al. 2016 Nov. Blomia tropicalis-Specific TCR Transgenic Th2 Cells Induce Inducible BALT and Severe Asthma in Mice by an IL-4/IL-13-Dependent Mechanism. Journal of Immunology. 197(10):3771-3781. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1502676.
  • 3. Ajjampur SSR, Png CW, Chia WN, Zhang Y, Tan KSW. 2016 Aug. Ex Vivo and In Vivo Mice Models to Study Blastocystis spp. Adhesion, Colonization and Pathology: Closer to Proving Koch's Postulates. PLoS One. 11(8):e0160458. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0160458.
  • 4. Low HB, Png CW, Li C, Wang DY, Wong SBJ, Zhang Y. 2016 Aug. Monocyte-derived factors including PLA2G7 induced by macrophage-nasopharyngeal carcinoma cell interaction promote tumor cell invasiveness. Oncotarget. 7(34):55473-55490. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.10980.
  • 5. Moorthy AN, Rai P, Jiao H, Wang S, Tan KB, Qin L, Watanabe H, Zhang Y, Teluguakula N, Chow VTK. 2016 Apr. Capsules of virulent pneumococcal serotypes enhance formation of neutrophil extracellular traps during in vivo pathogenesis of pneumonia. Oncotarget. 7(15):19327-19340. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.8451.