Teaching Staff
 
HOR, Catherine Hong Huan - Research Assistant Professor
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 Education Background
  • B.Sc.(Hons), UTAR
  • Ph.D., The University of Hong Kong
  • Postdoctoral: Duke-NUS Medical School
 
Current Research Interests
  • Primary cilia biology & Sonic hedgehog signalling,
  • Developmental Neuroscience, Molecular Genetics,
  • Human stem cells & disease modelling.
 
Contacts
We are recruiting Research Assistant, Internships, and  postgraduate student.  

Selected Publications:
  1. CHH Hor and EL Goh (2019) Small GTPases in Hedgehog signaling: emerging insights into the disease mechanism of ciliopathies. Current Opinion in Genetics & Development. In print
  2. CW Tan, CHH Hor, SS Kwek, IC Sam, YF Chan, EL Goh, EE Ooi, LF Wang. (2019) Cell surface α2,3-linked sialic acid facilitates Zika virus internalization. Emerging Microbes and Infections. 8 (1), 426-437
  3. CHH Hor and EL Goh (2018) Rab23 regulates radial migration of projection neurons via N-cadherin. Cerebral Cortex28(4), 1516-1531. Feature cover page.
  4. CHH Hor*, BL Tang and EL Goh* (2018) Rab23 and developmental disorders. Reviews in the neurosciences. 29 (8) 849-860 *Co-corresponding author
  5. CHH Hor and BL Tang (2018) Beta-propeller protein-associated neurodegeneration (BPAN) as a genetically simple model of multifaceted neuropathology resulting from defects in autophagy. Reviews in the neurosciences. In print
  6. W Pan, HH Hor, CC Hui, MH Sham (2017) Regulation of mammalian hindbrain neural progenitor proliferation and differentiation by Suppressor of fused and β-catenin. Mechanisms of Dev 145, S123
  7. CHH Hor, H Liou and EL Goh (2017) Rab23 Regulates Radial Migration of Projection Neurons via PDGFRα-Mediated Expression of N-cadherin. Mechanisms of Dev 145, S118.
  8. T Ng, CH Hor, B Chew, J Zhao, Z Zhong, JR Ryu, and EL Goh (2016) Neuropilin 2 signaling is involved in cell positioning of adult-born neurons through GSK3b. J Biol. Chem., 291(48): 25088-25095.
  9. Y Chen, HH Hor and BL Tang (2012) AMIGO is expressed in multiple brain cell types and may regulate dendritic growth and neuronal survival. J Cell Physiol. 227(5), 2217-2229.
  10. CH Hor and BL Tang (2010) Sonic hedgehog as a chemoattractant for adult NPCs. Cell Adh Migr. 4(1), 1-3.
  11. BL Tang and CHH Hor (2010) Membrane traffic and neurodegenerative diseases, in "Neurogenesis, neurodegeneration and neuroregeneration", Tang BL (ed), Research Signpost Pub.
  12. FYH Teng, CHH Hor and BL Tang BL. (2009) Emerging cues mediating astroglia lineage restriction of progenitor cells in the injured/diseased adult CNS. Differentiation 77, 121–127.