Hanry Yu

Yu Hanry

  • Professor, Department of Physiology
  • Principal Investigator, Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Confocal Microscopy Unit, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Director, Flowcytometry Laboratory Unit, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Resident Fellow, King Edward VII Hall, National University of Singapore
  • Faculty Member, NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Group Leader, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, A*STAR
  • Faculty Fellow, SMART-BioSyM
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Duke University, USA
  • MSc, Washington University in St Louis, USA
  • BSc (High Honours), Honors College, Michigan State University, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Liver Fibrosis and NASH
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical Optics
  • Microfluidics
  • 3D Cell Culture
  • In vitro Disease Models
Recent Publications
  • 1. Yu, Y., Ananthanarayanan, A., Singh, N. H., Hong, X., Sakban, R. B., Mittal, N., . . . Yu, H. (2018). TGFβ1-mediated suppression of cytochrome P450(CYP) induction responses in rat hepatocyte-fibroblast co-cultures. Toxicology in Vitro, 50, 47-53. doi:10.1016/j.tiv.2018.01.015.
  • 2. Fong, E. L. S., Toh, T. B., Lin, X., Liu, Z., Hooi, L., Rashid, M. B. M. A., . . . Yu, H. (2018). Generation of matched patient-derived xenograft in vitro-in vivo models using 3D macroporous hydrogels for the study of liver cancer. BIOMATERIALS, 159, 229-240. doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2017.12.026.
  • 3. Luo, X., Gupta, K., Ananthanarayanan, A., Wang, Z., Xia, L., Li, A., . . . Yu, H. (2018). Directed Differentiation of Adult Liver Derived Mesenchymal Like Stem Cells into Functional Hepatocytes. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8, 12 pages. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-20304-5.
  • 4. Li, H., Venkatraman, L., Narmada, B. C., White, J. K., Yu, H., & Tucker-Kellogg, L. (2017). Computational analysis reveals the coupling between bistability and the sign of a feedback loop in a TGF-beta 1 activation model. BMC SYSTEMS BIOLOGY, 11, 9 pages. doi:10.1186/s12918-017-0508-z.
  • 5. Xing, J., Cao, Y., Yu, Y., Li, H., Song, Z., & Yu, H. (2017). In Vitro Micropatterned Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Test (μP-hPST) for Morphometric-Based Teratogen Screening. Scientific Reports, 7(1). doi:10.1038/s41598-017-09178-1.