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. Xing J, Cao Y, Yu Y, Li H, Song Z, Yu H. 2017 Dec. In Vitro Micropatterned Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Test (μP-hPST) for Morphometric-Based Teratogen Screening. Scientific Reports. 7:8491. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-09178-1.
  • 2. Yan J, Yu Y, Kang JW, Tam ZY, Xu S, Fong ELS, Singh SP, Song Z, Tucker-Kellogg L, So PTC et al. 2017 Dec. Development of a classification model for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) using confocal Raman micro-spectroscopy. Journal of Biophotonics. 10(12):1703-1713. doi: 10.1002/jbio.201600303.
  • 3. Yu F, Deng R, Tong WH, Huan L, Way NC, IslamBadhan A, Illiescu C, Yu H. 2017 Nov. A perfusion incubator liver chip for 3D cell culture with application on chronic hepatotoxicity testing. Scientific Reports. 7:14528. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-13848-5.
  • 4. Song Z, Gupta K, Ng IC, Xing J, Yang YA, Yu H. 2017 Nov. Mechanosensing in liver regeneration. Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology. 71:153-167. doi: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2017.07.041.
  • 5. Ong LJY, Chong LH, Jin L, Singh PK, Lee PS, Yu H, Ananthanarayanan A, Leo HL, Toh YC. 2017 Oct. A pump-free microfluidic 3D perfusion platform for the efficient differentiation of human hepatocyte-like cells. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 114(10):2360-2370. doi: 10.1002/bit.26341.