Dr. Chyn Boon Wong
Dr. Chyn Boon Wong
Research Associate
Morinaga Milk Industry

Chyn Boon Wong joined Morinaga Milk in 2016 as a Research Scientist and devoted her research activities to the fundamental science of Human-Residential Bifidobacteria (HRB) and their new functional benefits. In 2019, she was transferred to the Tokyo headquarters and is currently involved in science communication and marketing-related activities related to the global B2B businesses on Morinaga’s HRB probiotics. With rich research experience and strong scientific background, Chyn Boon is dedicated to turning groundbreaking research into successful business opportunities.

She received her BSc (Hons) in Microbiology from University Putra Malaysia in 2011 and Ph.D. in Bioprocess Technology from University Science Malaysia in 2016, where she discovered a new beneficial effect of bioactive proteins on dermal health from novel probiotics Lactobacillus strain. Her postgraduate career has since focused on the health-promoting effects of probiotics on human hosts. Chyn Boon has authored over 12 publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Chyn Boon will present: Pro-and paraprobiotics for immunity: From science to innovative solution and will join the panel in our Immunity and the Microbiome (APAC) event.