Chwee Teck Lim


Department of Bioengineering & Department of Mechanical Engineering
National University of Singapore

Fields of interest: 

Mechanopathology of human diseases

Micro/Nanofabrication technologies for cell migration studies

Microfluidic devices for disease detection & diagnosis 


Recent publications:

Heng, Y W, H H Lim, T Mina, P Utomo, S P Zhong, C T Lim, and C G Koh:
TPPP acts downstream of RhoA-ROCK-LIMK2 to regulate astral microtubule organization and spindle orientation,
Journal of Cell Science, 2011. (in press)

Mendoz, E, C T Lim:
Collective migration of human breast cancer cells in 2D,
Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering, 4, 3 (2011): 411-426.

Bhagat, A A S, H W Hou, L D Li, C T Lim, J Han:
Pinched flow coupled shear modulated inertial microfluidics with application towards high throughput circulating tumor cell separation,
Special Issue, Lab-on-a-Chip, 11 (2011): 1870-1878.

Lim, C T, A Li:
Mechanopathology of red blood cell diseases – Why mechanics matters,
Theoretical & Applied Mechanics Letters, 1, 1 (2011):1-6.

Ang, P, K P Loh, A Li, M Jaiswal, Y Wang, H W Hou, J Thong, C T Lim:
Flow Sensing of Single Cell by Graphene Transistor in a Microfluidic Channel,
Nano Letters, 11, 12 (2011):5240-6.    

Millholland, M G, R Chandramohanadas, A Pizarro, A Wehr, H Shi, C Darling, C T Lim, Greenbaum D C:
The malaria parasite progressively dismantles the host erythrocyte cytoskeleton for efficient egress,
Mol Cell Proteomics. 10, 12: (2011) 10.1074/mcp.M111.010678–2-122011.

Lee, W C, C H Y X Lim, H Shi, L A L Tang, Y Wang, C T Lim, K P Loh:
The origin of enhanced stem cell growth and differentiation on graphene and graphene oxide,
ACS Nano, 5, 9 (2011): 7334–7341.

Wuang, S C, B Ladoux, C T Lim:
Probing the chemo-mechanical effects of an anti-cancer drug emodin on breast cancer cells,
Cellular & Molecular Bioengineering, 4, 3 (2011): 466-475.

Lim, T S, A Mortellaro, C T Lim, G J Hämmerling, P Ricciardi-Castagnoli:
Mechanical interactions between dendritic cells and T cells correlate with T cell responsiveness,
Journal of Immunology, 187, 1 (2011):258-65.

Lee, W C, A A S Bhagat, H Sha,  K J Van Vliet, J Han, C T Lim:
High-throughput cell cycle synchronization using inertial forces in spiral microchannels,
Lab on a Chip, 11, 7 (2011): 1359 – 1367.