Dr Yan Ting Choong studies how the angiotensin II, a hormone that regulates blood pressure, modulates brain function. She uses advanced genetic tools to visualise, identify, modify target neurons with high specificity to study their function and influence on blood pressure outcomes. She has collaborated with Monash researchers to develop the scientific basis for the male contraceptive pill. She is the co-founder of Eira Biotechnology, drug delivery platform for the brain. She is passionate about mentoring women in STEM and entrepreneurship.
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