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Craig McFarlane Cell & Molecular Biology Group, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS), Agency for Science Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore
1 protocol

Davide Lomanto Department of Surgery, National University Hospital, National University of Singapore, Singapore
1 protocol

Jimmy So Department of Surgery, National University Hospital, National University of Singapore, Singapore
1 protocol

Walter Stünkel Cell & Molecular Biology Group, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS), Agency for Science Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore
1 protocol

Asim Shabbir
  • Department of Surgery, National University Hospital, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Contributions
  • 1 Author merit

Education

MSc in National University of Singapore, 2003

Current Position

Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore
Senior Consultant, National University Hospital’s Centre for Obesity Management and Surgery (COMS)

Publications

  1. Shiraishi, K., Mimura, K., Kua, L. F., Koh, V., Siang, L. K., Nakajima, S., Fujii, H., Shabbir, A., Yong, W. P., So, J., Takenoshita, S. and Kono, K. (2016). Inhibition of MMP activity can restore NKG2D ligand expression in gastric cancer, leading to improved NK cell susceptibility. J Gastroenterol.

  2. Kim, G., Tan, C. S., Ng, J. Y., Cheng, A. K., Rao, J., Soe, K. T., Kong, L. W., Naseer, F., Er, P. S., Lomanto, D., So, J. B. and Shabbir, A. (2016). Goal-directed program after sleeve gastrectomy improves weight loss. Surg Obes Relat Dis 12(3): 518-521.
  3. Takeda, K., Sriram, S., Chan, X. H., Ong, W. K., Yeo, C. R., Tan, B., Lee, S. A., Kong, K. V., Hoon, S., Jiang, H., Yuen, J. J., Perumal, J., Agrawal, M., Vaz, C., So, J., Shabbir, A., Blaner, W. S., Olivo, M., Han, W., Tanavde, V., Toh, S. A. and Sugii, S. (2016). Retinoic Acid Mediates Visceral-Specific Adipogenic Defects of Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells. Diabetes 65(5): 1164-1178.
  4. Shabbir, A. and Dargan, D. (2015). The success of sleeve gastrectomy in the management of metabolic syndrome and obesity. J Biomed Res 29(2): 93-97.
1 Protocol published
Isolation and Culture of Human Adipose-derived Stem Cells from Subcutaneous and Visceral White Adipose Tissue Compartments
Human Adipose-derived Stem/Stromal Cells (ASCs) have been widely used in stem cell and obesity research, as well as clinical applications including cell-based therapies, tissue engineering and reconstruction. Compared with mesenchymal stem cells ...