Ee Lui Ang received his PhD degree in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the National University of Singapore in 2007 on a joint PhD program. He then joined Codexis Laboratories Singapore, where he held the positions of Project Technical Lead, Molecular and Cellular Biology Team Leader, and Project Manager for Codexis’ bioindustrial project. Ang joined A*STAR’s Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences (ICES) in 2012 as a Team Leader of the Metabolic Engineering Research Lab, and subsequently A*STAR’s Singapore Institute of Food and Biotechnology Innovation (SIFBI) in 2020 as a Team Leader in the Discovery and Transformation division. His research interests are in developing metabolic engineering and synthetic biology tools and strategies to engineer proteins, pathways and genomes for advanced biomanufacturing.

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