Seng Gee Lim

Lim Seng Gee

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant Scientist, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Hospital
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. Tan, P. S., & Lim, S. G. (2018). Editorial: hepatocellular carcinoma risk in the era of direct-acting anti-virals—is the case closed?. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 47(2), 308-309. doi:10.1111/apt.14437
  • 2. Zhu, Y. O., Aw, P. P. K., de Sessions, P. F., Hong, S., See, L. X., Hong, L. Z., . . . Hibberd, M. (2017). Single-virion sequencing of lamivudine-treated HBV populations reveal population evolution dynamics and demographic history. BMC Genomics, 18(1). doi:10.1186/s12864-017-4217-1
  • 3. Rajoo, A. S., Lim, S. G., Phyo, W. W., Tun, T., Dan, Y. Y., Lee, Y. M., . . . Lee, G. H. (2017). Acute-on-chronic liver failure in a multi-ethnic Asian city: A comparison of patients identified by Asia-Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver and European Association for the Study of the Liver definitions. World Journal of Hepatology, 9(28), 1133-1140. doi:10.4254/wjh.v9.i28.1133
  • 4. Tan-Garcia, A., Wai, L. -E., Zheng, D., Ceccarello, E., Jo, J., Banu, N., . . . Dutertre, C. -A. (2017). Intrahepatic CD206(+) macrophages contribute to inflammation in advanced viral-related liver disease. JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, 67(3), 490-500. doi:10.1016/j.jhep.2017.04.023
  • 5. Sugarman, J., Revill, P., Zoulim, F., Yazdanpanah, Y., Janssen, H. L. A., Lim, S. G., & Lewin, S. R. (2017). Ethics and hepatitis B cure research. Gut, 66(3), 389-392. doi:10.1136/gutjnl-2016-313009