E Shyong Tai

Tai E Shyong

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Endocrinology,¬†University Medicine Cluster, National University Hospital
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Lead, Metabolic Disease Summit Research Programme, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MBChB, University of Dundee, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Mobile Health and Behavioural Sciences Related to Health
  • Insulin Resistance
  • Genetics
  • Diabetes
Recent Publications
  • 1. van Zuydam, N. R., Ahlqvist, E., Sandholm, N., Deshmukh, H., Rayner, N. W., Abdalla, M., . . . McCarthy, M. I. (2018). A Genome-Wide Association Study of Diabetic Kidney Disease in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes.. Diabetes, 67(7), 1414-1427. doi:10.2337/db17-0914.
  • 2. Whitton, C., Rebello, S. A., Lee, J., Tai, E. S., & van Dam, R. M. (2018). A healthy asian a posteriori dietary pattern correlates with a priori dietary patterns and is associated with cardiovascular disease risk factors in a multiethnic asian population. Journal of Nutrition, 148(4), 616-623. doi:10.1093/jn/nxy016.
  • 3. Malik, R., Chauhan, G., Traylor, M., Sargurupremraj, M., Okada, Y., Mishra, A., . . . Lange, L. A. (2018). Multiancestry genome-wide association study of 520,000 subjects identifies 32 loci associated with stroke and stroke subtypes. Nature Genetics, 50(4), 524-537. doi:10.1038/s41588-018-0058-3.
  • 4. Chang, X., Dorajoo, R., Sun, Y., Han, Y., Wang, L., Khor, C. C., . . . Heng, C. K. (2018). Gene-diet interaction effects on BMI levels in the Singapore Chinese population. Nutrition Journal, 17(1). doi:10.1186/s12937-018-0340-3.
  • 5. Tan, K. H. X., Tan, L. W. L., Sim, X., Tai, E. S., Lee, J. J. -M., Chia, K. S., & van Dam, R. M. (2018). Cohort Profile: The Singapore Multi-Ethnic Cohort (MEC) study.. Int J Epidemiol. doi:10.1093/ije/dyy014.