E Shyong Tai

Tai E Shyong

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Endocrinology,¬†University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
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. Ghaem Maralani H, Tai BC, Wong TY, Tai ES, Li J, Wang JJ, Mitchell P. 2015 Mar. Metabolic syndrome and risk of age-related macular degeneration. Retina. 35(3):459-66. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000338. 25207946.
  • 2. Bhargava M, Cheung CY, Sabanayagam C, Huang L, Lamoureux EL, Wang JJ, Tai ES, Heng CK, Ikram MK, Mitchell P, Wong TY. 2014 Dec. Prevalence and risk factors for retinopathy in persons without diabetes: the Singapore Indian Eye Study. Acta Ophthalmol. 92(8):e602-9. doi: 10.1111/aos.12446. 24894034.
  • 3. Yew TW, Khoo CM, Thai AC, Kale AS, Yong EL, Tai ES. 2014 Oct. The Prevalence of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Among Asian Females is Lower Using the New 2013 World Health Organization Diagnostic Criteria. Endocr Pract. 2014 Oct;20(10):1064-9. doi: 10.4158/EP14028.OR. 24936548.
  • 4. Lim LS, Ling LH, Ong PG, Foulds W, Tai ES, Wong E, Lee SY, Wong D, Cheung CM, Wong TY. 2014 Jul. Dynamic responses in retinal vessel caliber with flicker light stimulation in eyes with diabetic retinopathy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 55(8):5207-13. doi: 10.1167/iovs.14-14301. 25028354.
  • 5. Chen P, Takeuchi F, Lee JY, Li H, Wu JY, Liang J, Long J, Tabara Y, Goodarzi MO, Pereira MA, Kim YJ, Go MJ, Stram DO, Vithana E, Khor CC, Liu J, Liao J, Ye X, Wang Y, Lu L, Young TL, Lee J, Thai AC, Cheng CY, van Dam RM, Friedlander Y, Heng CK, Koh WP, Chen CH, Chang LC, Pan WH, Qi Q, Isono M, Zheng W, Cai Q, Gao Y, Yamamoto K, Ohnaka K, Takayanagi R, Kita Y, Ueshima H, Hsiung CA, Cui J, Sheu WH, Rotter JI, Chen YD, Hsu C, Okada Y, Kubo M, Takahashi A, Tanaka T, van Rooij FJ, Ganesh SK, Huang J, Huang T, Yuan J, Hwang JY; CHARGE Hematology Working Group, Gross MD, Assimes TL, Miki T, Shu XO, Qi L, Chen YT, Lin X, Aung T, Wong TY, Teo YY, Kim BJ, Kato N, Tai ES. 2014 Jul. Multiple nonglycemic genomic loci are newly associated with blood level of glycated hemoglobin in East Asians. Diabetes. 63(7):2551-62. doi: 10.2337/db13-1815. 24647736.