Ian CHEONG, Ph.D, Principal Investigator

Ian did his graduate and postdoctoral studies at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and devoted his research to discovering new methods for treating cancer. One of these discoveries is currently in clinical trials. Ian continues to pursue his research in cancer therapeutics as a Principal Investigator at TLL.

You may wish to contact Dr Ian Cheong at: Tel:(65) 6872 7173 (DID) Email: ian@tll.org.sg

For information on PhD studies at TLL, click HERE

Research Interests

  • Experimental cancer therapeutics

Research Projects

  • Finding new ways to encapsulate drugs in liposomes
  • Understanding how strict anaerobes detect oxygen
  • Combining the two above concepts to treat cancer
  • Knocking out bacterial genes to study biosynthetic pathways