Edmund Lee

Lee Edmund

  • Professor, Department of Pharmacology
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Visiting Consultant, Clinical Trials and Research Unit, Changi General Hospital
  • Vice Chairman, Pharmacovigilance Advisory Committee, Health Sciences Authority, Singapore
  • Chairman, Pharmacogenomics Advisory Committee, Health Sciences Authority, Singapore
  • Chairman, Reclassification Expert Panel, Health Sciences Authority, Singapore
  • Member, Committee for the Review of Prohibited Diseases/Conditions for Health Product Advertisements, Health Sciences Authority, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD,¬†University of New South Wales, Australia
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Int Med), National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Pedagogy
  • Education
  • Technology
Recent Publications
  • 1. Koo SH, Lo YL, Yee JY, Lee EJ. 2015. Genetic and/or non-genetic causes for inter-individual and inter-cellular variability in transporter protein expression: implications for understanding drug efficacy and toxicity. Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol. 11(12):1821-37. doi: 10.1517/17425255.2015.1104298. 26489003.
  • 2. Brunham LR, Chan SL, Li R, Aminkeng F, Liu X, Saw WY, Ong RT, Pillai EN, Carleton BC, Toh D, Tan SH, Koo SH, Lee EJ, Chia KS, Ross CJ, Hayden MR, Sung C, Teo YY. 2014 Dec. Pharmacogenomic diversity in Singaporean populations and Europeans. Pharmacogenomics J. 14(6):555-63. doi: 10.1038/tpj.2014.22. 24861855.
  • 3. Pillai NE, Okada Y, Saw WY, Ong RT, Wang X, Tantoso E, Xu W, Peterson TA, Bielawny T, Ali M, Tay KY, Poh WT, Tan LW, Koo SH, Lim WY, Soong R, Wenk M, Raychaudhuri S, Little P, Plummer FA, Lee EJ, Chia KS, Luo M, De Bakker PI, Teo YY. 2014 Aug. Predicting HLA alleles from high-resolution SNP data in three Southeast Asian populations. Hum Mol Genet. 23(16):4443-51. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddu149. 24698974.
  • 4. Toh DS, Tan LL, Aw DC, Pang SM, Lim SH, Thirumoorthy T, Lee HY, Tay YK, Tan SK, Vasudevan A, Lateef A, Chong YY, Chan YC, Loke C, Chan CL, Koay ES, Ren EC, Lee EJ, Sung C. 2014 Aug. Building pharmacogenetics into a pharmacovigilance program in Singapore: using serious skin rash as a pilot study. Pharmacogenomics J. 14(4):316-21. doi: 10.1038/tpj.2013.46. 24394201.
  • 5. Toh DS, Limenta LM, Yee JY, Wang LZ, Goh BC, Murray M, Lee EJ. 2014 Jul. Effect of mushroom diet on pharmacokinetics of gabapentin in healthy Chinese subjects. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 78(1):129-34. doi: 10.1111/bcp.12273. 24168107.