NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering

EE Pui Lai Rachel

Research Areas
Brief Description of Research
1. Synthetic biomimetic hydrogels for stem cell delivery.
2. Antimicrobial hydrogels for wound healing.
3. Synthetic peptides and polymers as novel antimicrobials.


1. Phenylboronic acid-functionalized hydrogels for wound healing.
2.. Pegylated cationic albumins as antimicrobials.
3. Design of stable and immunomodulatory peptide therapeutics for infectious diseases.


The PI welcomes interested candidates to contact her for the most updated projects on offer.