Special Programme in Science (SPS)

Ong Yi Ying

Research Interest

  • Biostatistics
  • Epigenetics

Past Research

  • A*STAR Internship: Characterising the strength of different promoters in E. coli using molecular cloning techniques
  • SP2171: Literature review "Effect of Phytochemicals on the Growth and Metabolism of Gut Bacteria Involved in Inflammatory Bowel Disease"
  • SP3172 research at TLL: Optimisation of the growth media of Clostridium septicum for cancer treatment through the Plackett-Burman design
  • TLL Internship: Study of Clostridium septicum in cancer therapeutics. Investigation of factors affecting the germination, growth and sporulation of Clostridium septicum.
  • Single-cell, single locus measurement of chromatin marks

Current Research

  • PhD: Factors affecting infant/child growth (GUSTO study)