Eng Hin Lee

Lee Eng Hin

  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Principal Investigator, NUS Tissue Engineering Program
  • Emeritus Consultant, Division of Paediatric Orthopaedics, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Hospital
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Programme Leader, NUS Tissue Engineering Program, NUS Life Sciences Institute
  • Advisor, Summit Research Programme, National University Hospital
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MD, University of Western Ontario, Canada
  • FRCS (Orthopaedic Surgery), Royal College of Surgeons, Canada
  • FRCS Ad Hominem, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • FRCS Ad Eundem, Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • FAMS (Orthopaedics), Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Chondrogenesis
  • Physeal Regeneration
  • Biomaterials
  • Musculoskeletal System
Recent Publications
  • 1. Yin, L., Wu, Y., Yang, Z., Denslin, V., Ren, X., Tee, C. A., . . . Lee, E. H. (2018). Characterization and application of size-sorted zonal chondrocytes for articular cartilage regeneration. BIOMATERIALS, 165, 66-78. doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2018.02.050
  • 2. Yin, L., Wu, Y., Yang, Z., Tee, C. A., Denslin, V., Lai, Z., . . . Han, J. (2018). Microfluidic label-free selection of mesenchymal stem cell subpopulation during culture expansion extends the chondrogenic potential in vitro. LAB ON A CHIP, 18(6), 878-889. doi:10.1039/c7lc01005b
  • 3. Tay, L. M., Wiraja, C., Wu, Y., Yang, Z., Lee, E. H., & Xu, C. (2018). The effect of temporal manipulation of transforming growth factor beta 3 and fibroblast growth factor 2 on the derivation of proliferative chondrocytes from mensenchymal stem cellsA study monitored by quantitative reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction and molecular beacon based nanosensors. JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS RESEARCH PART A, 106(4), 895-904. doi:10.1002/jbm.a.36286
  • 4. Yang, Z., Denslin, V., Wu, Y., Lee, E. H., Abbas, A. A., Kamarul, T., & Hui, J. H. P. (2017). Influence of fibrinogen concentration on mesenchymal stem cells and chondrocytes chondrogenesis in fibrin hydrogels. Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, 7(11), 1136-1145. doi:10.1166/jbt.2017.1672
  • 5. Chua, K., Lau, L. -L., Hui, J. H. P., & Lee, E. H. (2017). Neuromuscular scoliosis: how decision making and treatment are different. CURRENT ORTHOPAEDIC PRACTICE, 28(1), 3-9. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000399086100003&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=a4f5e0368b88dc7d898bf38f01804c49