Nam Long Nguyen

Nguyen Nam Long

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Hamburg, Germany
  • BSc, Hanoi National University, Vietnam
Research Interest(s)
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Lipid Transport
  • Membrane Transporter
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
Recent Publications
  • 1. Tukijan, F., Chandrakanthan, M., & Nguyen, L. N. (2018). Mini-review: The signaling roles of S1P derived from red blood cells and platelets.. Br J Pharmacol. doi:10.1111/bph.14451.
  • 2. Vu, T. M., Ishizu, A. -N., Foo, J. C., Xiu, R. T., Zhang, F., Whee, D. M., . . . Nguyen, L. N. (2017). Mfsd2b is essential for the sphingosine-1-phosphate export in erythrocytes and platelets. NATURE, 550(7677), 524-+. doi:10.1038/nature24053.
  • 3. Wong, B. H., Chan, J. P., Cazenave-Gassiot, A., Poh, R. W., Foo, J. C., Galam, D. L. A., . . . Silver, D. L. (2016). Mfsd2a Is a Transporter for the Essential omega-3 Fatty Acid Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) in Eye and Is Important for Photoreceptor Cell Development. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 291(20), 10501-10514. doi:10.1074/jbc.M116.721340.
  • 4. Quek, D. Q. Y., Nguyen, L. N., Fan, H., & Silver, D. L. (2016). Structural insights into the transport mechanism of the human sodium-dependent lysophosphatidylcholine transporter MFSD2A. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 291(18), 9383-9394. doi:10.1074/jbc.M116.721035.
  • 5. Mihu, M. R., Roman-Sosa, J., Varshney, A. K., Eugenin, E. A., Shah, B. P., Lee, H. H., . . . Martinez, L. R. (2015). Methamphetamine alters the antimicrobial efficacy of phagocytic cells during methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus skin infection. mBio, 6(6). doi:10.1128/mBio.01622-15.