Yaochun Zhang

Zhang Yaochun

  • Senior Research Fellow, Department of Paediatrics
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MSc (Pharm), Peking Union Medical College, China
  • BSc (Pharm), Shandong University, China
Research Interest(s)
  • Nephrology
  • Hereditary Kidney Disorders
  • Genome Editing Technologies
  • Transgenic Animals
Recent Publications
  • 1. Sun ZJ, Ng KH, Liao P, Zhang Y, Ng JL, Liu ID, Tan PH, Chong SS, Chan YH, Liu J, Davila S, Heng CK, Jordan SC, Soong TW, Yap HK. 2015 Dec. Genetic Interactions Between TRPC6 and NPHS1 Variants Affect Posttransplant Risk of Recurrent Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. Am J Transplant. 15(12):3229-38. doi: 10.1111/ajt.13378. 26147534.
  • 2. Zhang YC, Gan FF, Shelar SB, Ng KY, Chew EH. 2013 Sep. Antioxidant and Nrf2 inducing activities of luteolin, a flavonoid constituent in Ixeris sonchifolia Hance, provide neuroprotective effects against ischemia-induced cellular injury. Food Chem Toxicol. 59:272-80. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2013.05.058. 23770353.
  • 3. Zhang YC, He CN, Chew EH. 2013 Aug. Studies on the chemical constituents and biological activities of Ixeris. Chem Biodivers. 10(8):1373-91. doi: 10.1002/cbdv.201100234. 23939790.