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. Singh, D. K., Ling, E. -A., & Kaur, C. (2018). Hypoxia and myelination deficits in the developing brain.. Int J Dev Neurosci. doi:10.1016/j.ijdevneu.2018.06.012.
  • 2. Rathnasamy, G., Foulds, W. S., Ling, E. -A., & Kaur, C. (2018). Retinal microglia - A key player in healthy and diseased retina.. Prog Neurobiol. doi:10.1016/j.pneurobio.2018.05.006.
  • 3. Cao, Q., Karthikeyan, A., Dheen, S. T., Kaur, C., & Ling, E. -A. (2017). Production of proinflammatory mediators in activated microglia is synergistically regulated by Notch-1, glycogen synthase kinase (GSK-3 beta) and NF-kappa B/p65 signalling. PLOS ONE, 12(10), 18 pages. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0186764.
  • 4. Kaur, C., Rathnasamy, G., & Ling, E. A. (2017). Biology of microglia in the developing brain. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology, 76(9), 736-753. doi:10.1093/jnen/nlx056.
  • 5. Kaur, C., & Ling, E. A. (2017). The circumventricular organs. Histology and Histopathology, 32(9), 879-892. doi:10.14670/HH-11-881.