Matthew Chang

Chang Matthew

  • Associate Professor, Department of┬áBiochemistry
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation, National University of Singapore
  • Lead, Synthetic Biology Summit Research Programme, National University Health System
  • Director, Singapore Consortium for Synthetic Biology
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Maryland, USA
  • BSc, Seoul National University, Korea
Research Interest(s)
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Microbiome Engineering
  • Metabolic Engineering
  • Engineering Biology
Recent Publications
  • 1. Hwang, I. Y., Lee, H. L., Huang, J. G., Lim, Y. Y., Yew, W. S., Lee, Y. S., & Chang, M. W. (2018). Engineering microbes for targeted strikes against human pathogens. CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR LIFE SCIENCES, 75(15), 2719-2733. doi:10.1007/s00018-018-2827-7.
  • 2. Chen, B., Lee, H. L., Heng, Y. C., Chua, N., Teo, W. S., Choi, W. J., . . . Chang, M. W. (2018). Synthetic biology toolkits and applications in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.. Biotechnol Adv. doi:10.1016/j.biotechadv.2018.07.005.
  • 3. Lee, H. L., Shen, H., Hwang, I. Y., Ling, H., Yew, W. S., Lee, Y. S., & Chang, M. W. (2018). Targeted approaches for in situ gut microbiome manipulation. Genes, 9(7). doi:10.3390/genes9070351.
  • 4. Foo, J. L., & Chang, M. W. (2018). Synthetic yeast genome reveals its versatility. Nature, 557(7707), 647-648. doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05164-3.
  • 5. Lim, K., Saravanan, R., Chong, K. K. L., Goh, S. H. M., Chua, R. R. Y., Tambyah, P. A., . . . Leong, S. S. J. (2018). Anhydrous polymer-based coating with sustainable controlled release functionality for facile, efficacious impregnation, and delivery of antimicrobial peptides. BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOENGINEERING, 115(8), 2000-2012. doi:10.1002/bit.26713.