Seng Gee Lim

Lim Seng Gee

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant Scientist, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Hepatology Services, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Adjunct Principal Investigator, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, A*STAR 
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS (Hons), Monash University, Victoria, Australia
  • MD, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
  • FRACP, Royal College of Physicians, Australia
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians, London, United Kingdom
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • Cert Immunology, King’s College, London
Research Interest(s)
  • Hepatitis B and C
  • Translational Research
  • Pathogenesis
  • Viral Cure and Eradication
  • Clinical Studies
  • HBV Lifecycle
  • Target Discovery
  • Drug Discovery
Recent Publications
  • 1. Kim WR, Berg T, Asselah T, Flisiak R, Fung S, Gordon SC, Janssen HL, Lampertico P, Lau D, Bornstein JD, Schall RE, Dinh P, Yee LJ, Martins EB, Lim SG, Loomba R, Petersen J, Buti M, Marcellin P. 2016 Apr. Evaluation of APRI and FIB-4 scoring systems for non-invasive assessment of hepatic fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B patients. J Hepatol. 64(4):773-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2015.11.012. 26626497.
  • 2. Lee GH, Tan BH, Teo EC, Lim SG, Dan YY, Wee A, Aw PP, Zhu Y, Hibberd ML, Tan CK, Purdy MA, Teo CG. 2016 Feb. Chronic Infection With Camelid Hepatitis E Virus in a Liver Transplant Recipient Who Regularly Consumes Camel Meat and Milk. Gastroenterology. 2016 Feb;150(2):355-7.e3. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2015.10.048. 26551551.
  • 3. Tan W, Lim SG, Tan TM. 2015 Dec. Up-regulation of microRNA-210 inhibits proliferation of hepatocellular carcinoma cells by targeting YES1. World J Gastroenterol. 21(46):13030-41. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i46.13030. 26676187.
  • 4. Dan YY, Lim SG. 2015 Dec. Hepatitis C: An Eastern Perspective. Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 44(4):793-805. doi: 10.1016/j.gtc.2015.07.007. 26600220.
  • 5. Lin JS, Zhou L, Sagayaraj A, Jumat NH, Choolani M, Chan JK, Biswas A, Wong PC, Lim SG, Dan YY1. 2015 Nov. Hepatic differentiation of human amniotic epithelial cells and in vivo therapeutic effect on animal model of cirrhosis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 30(11):1673-82. doi: 10.1111/jgh.12991. 25973537.