Head of Axon Engineering Lab
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University (2003)
M.S. Molecular Biology, Kyounghee University, Seoul, Korea (1996)
B.S. Genetics and Engineering, PKyounghee University, Seoul, Korea (1994)
Dr. Yang, In Hong is the Head of the Neuro-Chip group and principle Investigator in the Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology (SiNAPSE) at the National University of Singapore. He is also a faculty of Biomedical Engineering in the school of medicine at Johns Hopkins University. He received a B.S. and M.S. degrees in Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology from Kyoung Hee University and Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Texas A&M University. He was a post-doctoral fellows at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Yang’s technical expertise is in the areas of bio-electronic medicine (electroceuticals), neural microsystems, and drug development. Dr. Yang was a recipient of IDEA award from Department of Defense and CONCEPT award from Department of Defense in USA. He carried out research funded by the Department of Defense, Maryland Stem Cell Fund, and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). His research focuses on the development of innovative tools and therapeutics for nerve regenerations.