Kaur Charanjit

Charanjit Kaur

  • Professor, Department of Anatomy
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Section Head, Anatomy and Development, BMC Neuroscience
  • Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Singapore Eye Research Institute
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MBBS, Punjabi University, India
  • BSc, Punjabi University, India
Research Interest(s)
  • Developing Brain and Retina
  • Hypoxia
  • Microglia
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Blood Brain Barrier
  • Blood Retinal Barrier
Recent Publications
  • 1. Charanjit Kaur, Gurugirijha Rathnasamy, Wallace S Foulds and Eng-Ang Ling. Aug 2015. Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Retinal Ganglion Cell Death in Hypoxic-Ischemic Injuries. J Neurol Exp Neurosci 1(1): 10-19. doi: 10.17756/jnen.2015-003.
  • 2. Rathnasamy G, Ling EA, Kaur C. 2014 Dec. Vascular changes in the developing rat retina in response to hypoxia. Histol Histopathol. 29(12):1525-38. 10.1016/j.exer.2014.11.011. 25433125.
  • 3. Rathnasamy G, Ling EA, Kaur C. 2014 Dec. Therapeutic implications of melatonin in cerebral edema. Histol Histopathol. 29(12):1525-38. doi: 29(12):1525-38. 24876075.
  • 4. Rathnasamy G, Sivakumar V, Rangarajan P, Foulds WS, Ling EA, Kaur C. 2014 Aug. NF-κB–mediated nitric oxide production and activation of caspase-3 cause retinal ganglion cell death in the hypoxic neonatal retina. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 55(9):5878-89. doi: 10.1167/iovs.13-13718. 25139733.
  • 5. Murugan M, Ling EA, Kaur C. 2013 Sep. Dysregulated glutamate uptake by astrocytes causes oligodendroglia death in hypoxic perventricular white matter damage. Mol Cell Neurosci. 56:342-54. doi: 10.1016/j.mcn.2013.07.005. 23859823.