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 CFY, Bon CPE, Ng YK, Herr DR, Wu JS, Lin TN, Ong WY. 2017 Dec. Expression of DHA-Metabolizing Enzyme Alox15 is Regulated by Selective Histone Acetylation in Neuroblastoma Cells. Neurochemical Research. 1-16. doi:10.1007/s11064-017-2448-9.
  • 2. Shalini SM, Ho CFY, Ng YK, Tong JX, Ong ES, Herr DR, Dawe GS, Ong WY. 2017 Feb. Distribution of Alox15 in the Rat Brain and Its Role in Prefrontal Cortical Resolvin D1 Formation and Spatial Working Memory. Molecular Neurobiology. 1-14. doi:10.1007/s12035-017-0413-x.
  • 3. Tan CSH, Ho CFY, Heng SS, Wu JS, Tan BKH, Ng YK, Sun GY, Lin TN, Ong WY. 2016 Sep. 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.
  • 4. Tan CSH, Ng YK, Ong WY. 2016 Aug. 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.
  • 5. Tan JWS, Ho CFY, Ng YK, Ong WY. 2016 Feb. Docosahexaenoic acid and l-Carnitine prevent ATP loss in SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cells after exposure to silver nanoparticles. Environmental Toxicology. 31(2):224-232. doi:10.1002/tox.22037.