Eu Leong Yong

Yong Eu Leong

  • Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, National University Hospital
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRCOG, Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Integrated Women's Health Programme
  • Botanical Drug Development
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ageing
  • Drug Development
  • Steroid/Nuclear Receptor Biology
  • Human Diseases
Recent Publications
  • 1. Lim, R. Z. L., Li, L., Yong, E. L., & Chew, N. (2018). STAT-3 regulation of CXCR4 is necessary for the prenylflavonoid Icaritin to enhance mesenchymal stem cell proliferation, migration and osteogenic differentiation. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects, 1862(7), 1680-1692. doi:10.1016/j.bbagen.2018.04.016
  • 2. Tng, H. Y., Thu, W. P. P., Logan, S., Aris, I. M., Cauley, J., & Yong, E. L. (2018). Sleep apnea and femoral neck BMD among Singaporean mid-life women. Archives of Osteoporosis, 13(1). doi:10.1007/s11657-018-0428-6
  • 3. Chi, C., Pang, D., Aris, I. M., Teo, W. T., Li, S. W., Biswas, A., . . . Kramer, M. S. (2018). Trends and predictors of cesarean birth in Singapore, 2005-2014: A population-based cohort study. Birth. doi:10.1111/birt.12341
  • 4. Thu, W. P. P., Logan, S. J. S., Lim, C. W., Wang, Y. L., Cauley, J. A., & Yong, E. L. (2018). Cohort Profile: The Integrated Women's Health Programme (IWHP): a study of key health issues of midlife Singaporean women. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 47(2), 389-+. doi:10.1093/ije/dyx278
  • 5. Lim, R. Z. L., Li, L., Chew, N., & Yong, E. L. (2017). The prenylflavonoid Icaritin enhances osteoblast proliferation and function by signal transducer and activator of transcription factor 3 (STAT-3) regulation of C-X-C chemokine receptor type 4 (CXCR4) expression. Bone, 105, 122-133. doi:10.1016/j.bone.2017.08.028