Eu Leong Yong

Yong Eu Leong

  • Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
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. Tan MH, Li J, Xu HE, Melcher K, Yong EL. 2015 Jan. Androgen receptor: structure, role in prostate cancer and drug discovery. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 36(1):3-23. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.18. 24909511.
  • 2. 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. 20(10):1064-9. doi: 10.4158/EP14028.OR. 24936548.
  • 3. Lim VW, Lim WY, Zhang Z, Li J, Gong Y, Seow A, Yong EL. 2014 Aug. Serum estrogen receptor beta mediated bioactivity correlates with poor outcome in lung cancer patients. Lung Cancer. 85(2):293-8. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.05.019. 24951317.
  • 4. Liu S, Lin SJ, Li G, Kim E, Chen YT, Yang DR, Tan MH, Yong EL, Chang C. 2014 Jun. Differential roles of PPARγ vs TR4 in prostate cancer and metabolic diseases. Endocr Relat Cancer. 21(3):R279-300. doi: 10.1530/ERC-13-0529. 24623743.
  • 5. Lim VW, Li J, Gong Y, Jin A, Yuan JM, Yong EL, Koh WP. 2014 Feb. Serum estrogen receptor bioactivity and breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women. Endocr Relat Cancer. 21(2):263-73. doi: 10.1530/ERC-13-0233. 24322303.