Yee Kong Ng

Ng Yee Kong

  • Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Phase I Director, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Clinical Advisor, Shan You Counselling Centre, Singapore
  • Hons Asst Secretary, Care for the Elderly Foundation, Singapore
  • Vice-Chairman of the School Advisory Committee, Lianhua Primary School, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • BDS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Neuroprotective
  • Pain
  • Stroke
Recent Publications
  • 1. Ho, C. F. -Y., Ismail, N. B., Koh, J. K. -Z., Gunaseelan, S., Low, Y. -H., Ng, Y. -K., . . . Ong, W. -Y. (2018). Localisation of Formyl-Peptide Receptor 2 in the Rat Central Nervous System and Its Role in Axonal and Dendritic Outgrowth. NEUROCHEMICAL RESEARCH, 43(8), 1587-1598. doi:10.1007/s11064-018-2573-0.
  • 2. Ho, C. F. Y., Bon, C. P. E., Ng, Y. K., Herr, D. R., Wu, J. S., Lin, T. N., & Ong, W. Y. (2018). Expression of DHA-Metabolizing Enzyme Alox15 is Regulated by Selective Histone Acetylation in Neuroblastoma Cells. Neurochemical Research, 43(3), 540-555. doi:10.1007/s11064-017-2448-9.
  • 3. Shalini, S. -M., Ho, C. F. -Y., Ng, Y. -K., Tong, J. -X., Ong, E. -S., Herr, D. R., . . . Ong, W. -Y. (2018). Distribution of Alox15 in the Rat Brain and Its Role in Prefrontal Cortical Resolvin D1 Formation and Spatial Working Memory. MOLECULAR NEUROBIOLOGY, 55(2), 1537-1550. doi:10.1007/s12035-017-0413-x.
  • 4. Tan, C. S. H., Ho, C. F. Y., Heng, S. S., Wu, J. S., Tan, B. K. H., Ng, Y. K., . . . Ong, W. Y. (2016). Clinacanthus nutans Extracts Modulate Epigenetic Link to Cytosolic Phospholipase A2Expression in SH-SY5Y Cells and Primary Cortical Neurons. NeuroMolecular Medicine, 18(3), 441-452. doi:10.1007/s12017-016-8404-z.
  • 5. Tan, C. S. -H., Ng, Y. -K., & Ong, W. -Y. (2016). Epigenetic Regulation of Cytosolic Phospholipase A(2) in SH-SY5Y Human Neuroblastoma Cells. MOLECULAR NEUROBIOLOGY, 53(6), 3854-3872. doi:10.1007/s12035-015-9314-z.