Sern Yan, Nicholas Chew

Chew Sern Yan, Nicholas

  • Assistant Professor, Department of ┬áMedicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Member, Graduate Programme Committee, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Member, NUS BSL-3 Biosafety Committee
Academic Qualifications
  • MB
  • BCH
  • BAO
  • PhD
  • MRCP
  • Dip GUM
Research Interest(s)
  • Bone Metabolism
  • HIV
  • Bone Strength
  • Osteoporosis
  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells
  • Osteoblast
  • Osteoclast
Recent Publications
  • 1. Puthucheary ZA, Sun Y, Zeng K, Vu LH, Zhang ZW, Lim RZL, Chew NSY, Cove ME. 2017 Dec. Sepsis Reduces Bone Strength Before Morphologic Changes Are Identifiable. Critical Care Medicine. 45(12):e1254-e1261. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002732.
  • 2. Lim RZL, Li L, Chew N, Yong EL. 2017 Dec. The prenylflavonoid Icaritin enhances osteoblast proliferation and function by signal transducer and activator of transcription factor 3 (STAT-3) regulation of C-X-C chemokine receptor type 4 (CXCR4) expression. Bone. 105:122-133. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2017.08.028.
  • 3. Chew N, Hon JKF, Yip WLJ, Chan SP, Poh K-K, Kong WK-F, Teoh KLK, Yeo TC, Tan HC, Tay ELW. 2017 Sep. Mid-term study of transcatheter aortic valve implantation in an Asian population with severe aortic stenosis: two-year Valve Academic Research Consortium-2 outcomes. Singapore Medical Journal. 58(9):543-550. doi: 10.11622/smedj.2016128.
  • 4. Tan EM, Li L, Indran IR, Chew N, Yong EL. 2017 Apr. TRAF6 Mediates Suppression of Osteoclastogenesis and Prevention of Ovariectomy-Induced Bone Loss by a Novel Prenylflavonoid. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 32(4):846-860. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.3031.