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Dr. ZHANG Kangyi

Scientist I/Deputy Programme Manager, Consumer Care Technology Programme




2 Fusionopolis Way, #08-03 Innovis, Singapore 138634

Research Details

Nanoparticle and hydrogel drug delivery systems

Nanodiamonds for cancer and glaucoma treatment

Rational and rapid drug screening and optimization

Synthesis, characterization and surface modification of nanoparticles

Automated Liquid Handling Pipet Robot

Cell culture

Spectroscopy and Microscopy

2007 – Genome Institute of Singapore (2 months)

2009-2010 – Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

2015-present – Institute of Materials Research and Engineering

BS Brown University

MS Northwestern University

PhD University of California – Los Angeles

A*STAR Honors Roll (2007,2008,2009)

Composers & Authors Society of Singapore (COMPASS)

Tau Beta Pi

Phi Beta Kappa

Characterization of Membrane Materials and Membrane Coatings for Bioreactor Units of Bioartificial Kidneys
Ni M, Teo JC, Ibrahim MS, Zhang K, Tasnim F, Chow PY, Zink D, Ying JY
Biomaterials 2011 32 (6) ; 1465-76


Engineering Nanoparticulate Diamond for Applications in Nanomedicine and Biology
Man HB, Zhang K, Robinson E, Chow EK, Ho D
Chapter 15 Ultrananocrystalline Diamond 2nd Edition 2012 Shenderova, Elsevier


Diamond Nanogel-Embedded Contact Lenses Mediate Lysozyme-Dependent Therapeutic Release
Kim HJ, Zhang K, Moore L, Ho D
ACS Nano 2014 8 (3) ; 2998–3005


Mechanism-Independent Optimization of Combinatorial Nanodiamond and Unmodified Drug Delivery Using a Phenotypically-Driven Platform Technology
Wang H, Lee DK, Chen KY, Chen JY, Zhang K, Silva A, Ho CM, Ho D
ACS Nano 2015 9 (3) ; 3332-3344

Diamond Nanogel-Embedded Contact Lens for Lysozyme Triggered Glaucoma Therapy
Kim HJ, Zhang K, Ho D
Northwestern University, NU2014-005


Novel Optimized Drug Combinations for Drug-Resistant and Drug-Sensitive Multiple Myeloma Developed using a Systematic Phenotypic Personalized Medicine Platform
Zhang K, Silva A, Ho C-M, Ho D
University of California, Los Angeles, Case No. 2015-795

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