Special Programme in Science (SPS)

Png Yi Tian

Specialisation: Molecular and Cell Biology

Current Research

  • Investigating the cytolytic activity of expanded and activated allogenic human natural killer (NK) cells on advanced leukemia/solid tumor

Past Research

  • (SP2172) BH3 mimetics, ABTB737 and GX015-070, work synergistically to induce cell death in leukaemic cell lines
  • (SP2171) Biomarker Discovery for the Enhancement of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia Diagnosis
  • Developing a human Embryonic Stem Cells (hESC)-based cellular assay for high-throughput developmental toxicity screening

Academic Interest

  • Immunology (Tumour Immunology, NK cells), Stem Cells Biology and Applications, Apoptosis