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. Tan-Koi WC, Sung C, Chong YY, Lateef A, Pang SM, Vasudevan A, Derrick AW, Lui NL, Lee SX, Ren EC et al. 2017 Jun. Tailoring of recommendations to reduce serious cutaneous adverse drug reactions: a pharmacogenomics approach. Pharmacogenomics. 18(9):881-890. doi: 10.2217/pgs-2017-0016.
  • 2. Makarawate P, Chaosuwannakit N, Vannaprasaht S, Sahasthas D, Koo SH, Lee EJD, Tassaneeyakul W, Barajas-Martinez H, Hu D, Sawanyawisuth K. 2017 Jun. SCN5A genetic polymorphisms associated with increased defibrillator shocks in Brugada syndrome. J Am Heart Assoc. 6(6). pii: e005009. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.116.005009.
  • 3. Nguyen TTT, Chua JKK, Seah KS, Koo SH, Yee JY, Yang EG, Lim KK, Pang SYW, Yuen A, Zhang L et al. 2016 Jan. Predicting chemotherapeutic drug combinations through gene network profiling. Sci Rep. 6:18658. doi: 10.1038/srep18658.
  • 4. 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.
  • 5. 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.