Yun Chau Long

Long Yun Chau

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
  • MSc, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • BSc, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Metabolism
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Insulin
  • Autophagy
Recent Publications
  • 1. Tan HWS, Sim AYL, Long YC. 2017 Dec. Glutamine metabolism regulates autophagy-dependent mTORC1 reactivation during amino acid starvation. Nature Communications. 8(1). doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-00369-y.
  • 2. Wan ZY, Tian JS, Tan HWS, Chow AL, Sim AYL, Ban KHK, Long YC. 2016 Oct. Mechanistic target of rapamycin complex 1 is an essential mediator of metabolic and mitogenic effects of fibroblast growth factor 19 in hepatoma cells. Hepatology. 64(4):1289-1301. doi: 10.1002/hep.28639.
  • 3. Liu L, Zheng LD, Zou P, Brooke J, Smith C, Long YC, Almeida FA, Liu D, Cheng Z. 2016 Aug. FoxO1 antagonist suppresses autophagy and lipid droplet growth in adipocytes. Cell Cycle. 15(15):2033-2041. doi: 10.1080/15384101.2016.1192732.
  • 4. Yu X, Long YC. 2016 Jul. Crosstalk between cystine and glutathione is critical for the regulation of amino acid signaling pathways and ferroptosis. Scientific Reports. 6:30033. doi: 10.1038/srep30033.
  • 5. Liu L, Tao Z, Zheng LD, Brooke JP, Smith CM, Liu D, Long YC, Cheng Z. 2016. FoxO1 interacts with transcription factor EB and differentially regulates mitochondrial uncoupling proteins via autophagy in adipocytes. Cell Death Discov. 2:16066. doi: 10.1080/15548627.2015.1100356.