Ang Wee Han
National university of Singapore
Working as a professor at National University of Singapore in Chemistry Department. Completed PhD in Chemistry B.Sc.(Hons), Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, 1992-1995; Ph.D., Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, 2003-2007; NUS Overseas Postdoctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007-2009
research interest lies at the interface of chemistry and biology, in the study and development of metallopharmaceuticals for cancer therapy. Current platinum(II) anticancer drugs, including cisplatin and carboplatin, are some of the most effective anticancer drugs in clinical use but their applications are limited their toxic nature and incidence of drug resistance.