Tan Nguan Soon, Andrew


Selected Publications

  1. Wang, J.K., Yeo, K.P., Chun, Y.Y., Tan, T., Tan, N.S., Angeli, V. and Choong, C. (2017) Fish scale-derived collagen patch promotes growth of blood and lymphatic vessels in vivo. Acta Biomaterialia (in press)
  2. Chan, J.S.K., Sng, M.K., Teo, Z.Q., Chong, H.C., Twang, J.S. and Tan, N.S. (2017) Targeting nuclear receptors in cancer-associated fibroblasts as concurrent therapy to inhibit development of chemoresistant tumors. Oncogene (in press)
  3. Baek, J-S., Choo, C.C., Tan, N.S. and Loo, S.C.J. (2017) Sustained-releasing Hollow Microparticles with Dual-anticancer Drugs Elicit Greater Shrinkage of Tumor Spheroids. Oncotarget (in press)
  4. Ku, C.W., Tan, Z.W., Lim, M.K., Tam, Z.Y., Lin, C-H., Ng, S.P., Allen, J.C., Lek, S.M., Tan, T.C. and Tan, N.S. (2017) Spontaneous miscarriage in first trimester pregnancy is associated with altered urinary metabolite profile. Biochim Biophys Acta. Clinical (in press)
  5. Pazhanichamy Kalailingam, P., Tan, H.B., Jain, N., Sng, M.K., Chan, J.S.K., Tan, N.S. and Thanabalu, T. (2017) Conditional knock out of N-WASP in keratinocytes causes skin barrier defects and atopic dermatitis-like inflammation. Sci Rep. 7: 7311. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-07125-8
  6. Teo, Z.Q., Sng, M.K., Chan, J.S.K., Lim, M.M.K., Li, Y.L., Phua, T., Lee, J.Y.H., Tan, Z.W., Zhu, P.C. and Tan, N.S. (2017) Elevation of adenylate energy charge by angiopoietin-like 4 enhances epithelial-mesenchymal transition by inducing 14-3-3γ expression. Oncogene Jul 24. doi: 10.1038/onc.2017.244.
  7. Teo, Z.Q., Chan, J.S.K., Chong, H.C., Sng, M.K., Choo, C.C., Phua, G.Z.M., Teo, D.J.R., Zhu P.C., Choong, C., Wong, M.T.C. and Tan, N.S. (2017) Angiopoietin-like 4 induces a β-catenin-mediated upregulation of ID3 in fibroblasts to reduce scar collagen expression. Sci Rep. 7(1):6303. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05869-x.
  8. Baek, J.S., Yeo, E.W., Lee, Y.H., Tan, N.S. and Loo, S.C.J. (2017) Controlled-release nanoencapsulating microcapsules to combat inflammatory diseases. Drug Des Devel Ther. Jun 8;11:1707-1717.
  9. Tan, Z.W., Teo, Z.Q., Tan-Jujita, C., Choo, C.C., Loo, W.S., Song, Y., Tam, Z.Y., Ng, S.P., Koh, H.Z., Ng, Y.S., Shochat, S.G., Yau, Y.H., Zhu, P.C., Tan, N.S. (2017) ANGPTL4 T266M variant is associated with reduced cancer invasiveness. Biochim Biophys Acta. (Mol. Cell Res.) Jun 19. pii: S0167-4889(17)30162-3. doi: 10.1016/j.bbamcr.2017.06.010.
  10. Wu, Y.L., Engl, W., Hu, B., Cai, P., Leow, W.R., Tan, N.S., Lim, C.T. and Chen, X. (2017) Nanomechanically Visualizing Drug-Cell Interaction at the Early Stage of Chemotherapy. ACS Nano. May 30. doi: 10.1021/acsnano.7b02376.
  11. Oteng, A.B., Bhattacharya. A., Brodesser, S., Qi, L., Tan, N.S. and Kersten, S. (2017) Feeding Angptl4-/- mice trans fat promotes foam cell formation in mesenteric lymph nodes without leading to ascites. J Lipid Res. Jun;58(6):1100-1113. doi: 10.1194/jlr.M074278.
  12. Lek, S.M., Ku, C.W., Allen, J.C., Malhotra, R., Tan, N.S., Ostbye, T., Tan, T.C. (2017) Validation of serum progesterone <35nmol/L> as a predictor of miscarriage among women with threatened miscarriage. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth Mar 6;17(1):78. doi: 10.1186/s12884-017-1261-4. (IF:
  13. Phua, T., Sng, M.K., Tan, E.H.P., Chee, D.S.L., Li, Y., Wee, J.W.K., Teo, Z.Q., Chan, J.S.K., Lim, M.M.K., Tan, C.K., Zhu, P.C., Arulampalam, V. and Tan, N.S. (2017) Angiopoietin-like 4 Mediates Colonic Inflammation by Regulating Chemokine Transcript Stability via Tristetraprolin. Sci Rep Mar 13;7:44351. doi: 10.1038/srep44351.
  14. Wang, J.K., Luo, B., Guneta, V., Li, L, Foo, S.E.M., Dai, Y., Tan, T.T.Y., Tan, N.S., Choong, C., Wong, M.T.C. (2017) Supercritical carbon dioxide extracted extracellular matrix material from adipose tissue.Mater Sci Eng CJun 1;75:349-358. doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2017.02.002
  15. Chan, J.S.K., Tan, M.J., Sng, M.K., Teo, Z.Q., Phua, T., Choo, C.C., Li, L., Zhu, P.C. and Tan, N.S. (2017) Cancer-associated fibroblasts enact field cancerization by promoting extratumoral oxidative stress. Cell Death Dis. 8(1):e2562

Publications before 2017 can be found in researchgate.