Hanry Yu

Yu Hanry

  • Professor, Department of Physiology
  • Principal Investigator, Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Confocal Microscopy Unit, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Director, Flowcytometry Laboratory Unit, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Resident Fellow, King Edward VII Hall, National University of Singapore
  • Faculty Member, NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Group Leader, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, A*STAR
  • Faculty Fellow, SMART-BioSyM
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Duke University, USA
  • MSc, Washington University in St Louis, USA
  • BSc (High Honours), Honors College, Michigan State University, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Liver Fibrosis and NASH
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical Optics
  • Microfluidics
  • 3D Cell Culture
  • In vitro Disease Models
Recent Publications
  • 1. Tan WJ, Yan J, Xu S, Thike AA, Bay BH, Yu H, Tan MH, Tan PH. 2015 Dec. Second harmonic generation microscopy is a novel technique for differential diagnosis of breast fibroepithelial lesions. J Clin Pathol. 68(12):1033-5. doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2015-203231. 26209730.
  • 2. Kathuria H, Kochhar JS, Fong MH, Hashimoto M, Iliescu C, Yu H, Kang L. 2015 Nov. Polymeric Microneedle Array Fabrication by Photolithography. J Vis Exp. (105). doi: 10.3791/52914. 26650548.
  • 3. Iliescu C, M─ârculescu C, Venkataraman S, Languille B, Yu H, Tresset G. 2015 Nov. On-chip controlled surfactant-DNA coil-globule transition by rapid solvent exchange using hydrodynamic flow focusing. Langmuir. 30(44):13125-36. doi: 10.1021/la5035382. 25351469.
  • 4. Tasnim F, Phan D, Toh YC, Yu H. 2015 Nov. Cost-effective differentiation of hepatocyte-like cells from human pluripotent stem cells using small molecules. Biomaterials. 70:115-25. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2015.08.002. 26310107
  • 5. Qiu L, Yu H, Liang F. 2015 Nov. Multiple C2 domains transmembrane protein 1 is expressed in CNS neurons and possibly regulates cellular vesicle retrieval and oxidative stress. J Neurochem. 135(3):492-507. doi: 10.1111/jnc.13251. 26195140.