Cell Processing Specialist, APAC Region, Terumo BCT
Wenyan Leong is a regional expert for the Cell Therapy Technologies portfolio of Terumo BCT. Responsible for managing knowledge transfer and implementation of efficient and safe manufacturing solutions in the biotechnology and cell therapy fields, Dr. Leong works closely with various industry representatives, researchers and clinicians throughout Asia Pacific. She is very passionate about the advances in cell- and gene-based therapy and seeks active dialogue with stakeholders in the field on bringing innovation to patients in need.
Prior to joining Terumo BCT, Leong spent four productive years conducting academic research on cell-based regenerative medicine platforms, working on a variety of cell types and biomaterials. Her contribution of 10 research articles and three patents to this specialty resulted in a PhD in Bioengineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.