Nam Long Nguyen

Nguyen Nam Long

Appointment(s)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Hamburg, Germany
  • BSc, Hanoi National University, Vietnam
Research Interest(s)
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Lipid Transport
  • Membrane Transporter
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
Recent Publications
  • 1. Mihu MR, Roman-Sosa J, Varshney AK, Eugenin EA, Shah BP, Ham Lee H, Nguyen LN, Guimaraes AJ, Fries BC, Nosanchuk JD, Martinez LR. 2015 Oct. Methamphetamine Alters the Antimicrobial Efficacy of Phagocytic Cells during Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Skin Infection. MBio. 6(6):e01622-15. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01622-15. 26507236.
  • 2. Guemez-Gamboa A, Nguyen LN, Yang H, Zaki MS, Kara M, Ben-Omran T, Akizu N, Rosti RO, Rosti B, Scott E, Schroth J, Copeland B, Vaux KK, Cazenave-Gassiot A, Quek DQ, Wong BH, Tan BC, Wenk MR, Gunel M, Gabriel S, Chi NC, Silver DL, Gleeson JG. 2015 Jul. Inactivating mutations in MFSD2A, required for omega-3 fatty acid transport in brain, cause a lethal microcephaly syndrome. Nat Genet. 47(7):809-13. doi: 10.1038/ng.3311. 26005868.
  • 3. Alakbarzade V, Hameed A, Quek DQ, Chioza BA, Baple EL, Cazenave-Gassiot A, Nguyen LN, Wenk MR, Ahmad AQ, Sreekantan-Nair A, Weedon MN, Rich P, Patton MA, Warner TT, Silver DL, Crosby AH. 2015 Jul. A partially inactivating mutation in the sodium-dependent lysophosphatidylcholine transporter MFSD2A causes a non-lethal microcephaly syndrome. Nat Genet. 47(7):814-7. doi: 10.1038/ng.3313. 26005865.
  • 4. Lu GD, Ang YH, Zhou J, Tamilarasi J, Yan B, Lim YC, Srivastava S, Salto-Tellez M, Hui KM, Shen HM, Nguyen LN, Tan BC, Silver DL, Hooi SC. 2015 Mar. CCAAT/enhancer binding protein α predicts poorer prognosis and prevents energy starvation-induced cell death in hepatocellular carcinoma. Hepatology. 61(3):965-78. doi: 10.1002/hep.27593. 25363290.
  • 5. Miranda DA, Kim JH, Nguyen LN, Cheng W, Tan BC, Goh VJ, Tan JS, Yaligar J, Kn BP, Velan SS, Wang H, Silver DL. 2014 Apr. Fat storage-inducing transmembrane protein 2 is required for normal fat storage in adipose tissue. J Biol Chem. 2014 Apr. 4;289(14):9560-72. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M114.547687. 24519944.