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Dr. LEE Phin Peng

Scientist I


Soft Materials (SOF) Department


Research Details

Nanoscale surface engineering, biomaterials, medical devices, medtech/healthtech, commercialization
• Coronary and peripheral stents
• Drug loading and synthesis via anodization of Nitinol and Titania nanotubes
• Surface characterization (SEM, AFM, XDS, contact angle, nickel leaching)
• Primary human vascular cell culture and biological assays (proliferation, migration, inflammatory response, qPCR)
• Medtech innovation, Biodesign process (needs finding and analysis, needs statement, concept generation, regulatory, reimbursement, IP)
2017-present Scientist 1 IMRE/IHPC
2017 Co-founder of MyStAT
2016-2017 Singapore-Stanford Biodesign Fellow/Extension Fellow

Biomedical Engineering (Hons), BSc, Brown University
Bioengineering, PhD, UCSF/UC Berkeley

2014 Outstanding GSI Award, UC Berkeley
2010 National Science Scholarship (PhD)
2009 Sigma Xi and Tau Beta Pi
2008-2009 Chairman’s Honors List
2008 Summer Undergraduate Teaching and Research Award, Brown University
2005 National Science Scholarship (BSc)

1. KD Lance, A Chatterjee, B Wu, G Mottola, H Nuhn, PP Lee, BE Sansbury, M Spite, TA Desai, MS Conte. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2016 DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.35861.

2. PP Lee, TA Desai. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering 2016 Vol. 2 Issue 3 Pg 409-414.

3. PP Lee, KE Samy, MG Chavez, A Cerchiari, TA Desai. Material Matters 2015 Vol. 10 Issue 4 Pg 105-108.

4. PP Lee, A Cerchiari, TA Desai. ACS Nano Letters 2014 Sept 10 Vol. 14 Issue 9 Pg 5021-5028.

5. V Uskoković, K Lee, PP Lee, KE Fischer, TA Desai. ACS Nano 2012 Vol. 6 Issue 9 Pg 7832-7841.

6. V Uskokovic, PP Lee, LA Walsh, KE Fischer, TA Desai. Biomaterials 2012 Vol. 33 Issue 5 Pg 1663-1672.

7. SY Yoo, M Kobayashi, PP Lee, SW Lee. Biomacromolecules 2011 Vol. 12 Issue 4 Pg 987-996.

8. AB Ebrahim Attia, ZY Ong, JL Hendrick, PP Lee, PLR Ee, PT Hammond, YY Yang. Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science 2011 Vol. 16 Issue 3 Pg 182-194.

9. SD Puckett, PP Lee, DM Ciombor, RK Aaron, TJ Webster. Acta Biomaterialia 2010 Vol. 6 Issure 6 Pg 2352-2363.

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