Jee Loon Foo

Foo Jee Loon

  • Senior Research Fellow, Department of Biochemistry
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Australian National University, Australia
  • BSc, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Metabolic Engineering
  • Protein Engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Synthetic Biology
Recent Publications
  • 1. Foo JL, Ling H, Lee YS, Chang MW. 2017 Mar. Microbiome engineering: Current applications and its future. Biotechnology Journal. 12(3):1600099. doi: 10.1002/biot.201600099.
  • 2. Foo JL, Susanto AV, Keasling JD, Leong SSJ, Chang MW. 2017 Jan. Whole-Cell Biocatalytic and De Novo Production of Alkanes From Free Fatty Acids in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 114(1):232-237. doi: 10.1002/bit.25920.
  • 3. Jin Z, Wong A, Foo JL, Ng J, Cao YX, Chang MW, Yuan YJ. 2016 Apr. Engineering Saccharomyces cerevisiae to produce odd chain-length fatty alcohols. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 113(4):842-85. doi: 10.1002/bit.25856.
  • 4. Yu AQ, Juwono NKP, Foo JL, Leong SSJ, Chang MW. 2016 Mar. Metabolic engineering of Saccharomyces cerevisiae for the overproduction of short branched-chain fatty acids. Metabolic Engineering. 34:36-43. doi: 10.1016/j.ymben.2015.12.005.