Dr. James Kah Chen Yong
Dr. James Kah is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering in NUS. He received his B.Eng. with first class honours in Electrical Engineering and subsequently completed his Ph.D. both from National University of Singapore (NUS). Prior to joining NUS as a faculty, James was a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Biological Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is currently the Principal Investigator of the Nanomedicine & Nanorobotics Laboratory at NUS, and also the Associate Editor of RSC Advances and International Journal of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, with a focus on the nanobiology section. His current research interests focus on understanding and engineering the nano-bio interface to effectively probe and modulate biological processes for diagnostic and therapeutic applications particularly in cancer and infectious diseases.