Theme Member
Jia Ng

Contact Details

Phone: +61-8-8128 4395


Qualifications: Honours (Biological Science), University of Adelaide

Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science), University of Queensland

Biography/Research Focus

Our group focuses on the characterization and utilization of induced pluripotent stem cells as a novel immunomodulatory therapy for the treatment of diseases such as periodontitis and arthritis.

Publications (2011 – 2014)

  1. Ng J, Kidd SP. The concentration of intracellular nickel in Haemophilus influenzae is linked to its surface properties and cell-cell aggregation and biofilm formation. International journal of medical microbiology : IJMM. 2013;303(3):150-7. Epub 2013/03/19.
  2. Tran, H.B., Lewis, M. D., Tan, L. W., Lester, S. E., Baker, L. M., Ng, J., Hamilton-Bruce, M. A., Hill, C. L., Koblar, S. A., Rischmueller, M., Ruffin, R. E., Wormald, P. J., Zalewski, P. D., Lang, C. J. Immunolocalization of NLRP3 Inflammasome in Normal Murine Airway Epithelium and Changes following Induction of Ovalbumin-Induced Airway Inflammation. J Allergy (Cairo), 2012. 2012: p. 819176.
  3. Kidd, S.P., Djoko, K. Y., Ng, J., Argente, M. P., Jennings, M. P., McEwan, A. G. A novel nickel responsive MerR-like regulator, NimR, from Haemophilus influenzae. Metallomics, 2011. 3(10): p. 1009-18.
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