Publications

Atypical G Protein β5 Promotes Cardiac Oxidative Stress, Apoptosis, and Fibrotic Remodeling in Response to Multiple Cancer Chemotherapeutics.
Cancer Res 2018 Jan 15;78(2):528-541. Epub 2017 Nov 15.
Centre of Biomedical Research, Sanjay Gandhi Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.











Loss of ULK1 increases RPS6KB1-NCOR1 repression of NR1H/LXR-mediated Scd1 transcription and augments lipotoxicity in hepatic cells.
Autophagy 2017 Jan 15;13(1):169-186. Epub 2016 Nov 15.
a Laboratory of Hormonal Regulation, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School , Singapore.



The preparation of γ-crystalline non-electrically poled photoluminescant ZnO-PVDF nanocomposite film for wearable nanogenerators.
Nanotechnology 2016 Sep 29;27(44):445403. Epub 2016 Sep 29.
Organic Nano-Piezoelectric Device Laboratory, Department of Physics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India. Department of Electronics, Netaji Nagar Day College, 170/436 N. S. C Bose Road, Kolkata 700092, India.


A Mixed Flavonoid-Fish Oil Supplement Induces Immune-Enhancing and Anti-Inflammatory Transcriptomic Changes in Adult Obese and Overweight Women-A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Nutrients 2016 May 11;8(5). Epub 2016 May 11.
Program in Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases and Center for Computational Biology, Duke-NUS Medical School, 8 College Road, Singapore 169857, Singapore.

Desensitization and Incomplete Recovery of Hepatic Target Genes After Chronic Thyroid Hormone Treatment and Withdrawal in Male Adult Mice.
Endocrinology 2016 Apr 11;157(4):1660-72. Epub 2016 Feb 11.
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program (K.O., B.K.S., R.A.S., R.L., S.G., P.M.Y.), Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore, Singapore 169857; Department of Endocrinology (M.K.-S.L.), Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore 229899; Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (M.K.-S.L.), Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore, Singapore 117609; Department of Physiology (R.L.), Universitas Padjadjaran, Bandung, West Java 45363, Indonesia; Departments of Medicine (X.-H.L., S.R.) and Pediatrics and Committee on Genetics (S.R.), The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637; and Department of Pharmacology (J.C.G.S.), Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore 119228.


Mitochondrial superoxide reduction and cytokine secretion skewing by carbon nanotube scaffolds enhance ex vivo expansion of human cord blood hematopoietic progenitors.
Nanomedicine 2015 Oct 24;11(7):1643-56. Epub 2015 Jun 24.
Singapore Cord Blood Bank, Singapore; Cancer and Stem Cell Biology, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore; Department of Hematology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore. Electronic address:

Postnatal Deletion of Fat Storage-inducing Transmembrane Protein 2 (FIT2/FITM2) Causes Lethal Enteropathy.
J Biol Chem 2015 Oct 24;290(42):25686-99. Epub 2015 Aug 24.
From the Signature Research Program in Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders, Duke-National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School, 8 College Road, 169857 Singapore and

Global Metabonomic and Proteomic Analysis of Human Conjunctival Epithelial Cells (IOBA-NHC) in Response to Hyperosmotic Stress.
J Proteome Res 2015 Sep 19;14(9):3982-95. Epub 2015 Aug 19.
Singapore Eye Research Institute , The Academia, 20 College Road, Discovery Tower Level 6, Singapore 169856, Singapore.

DNA-Assisted β-phase Nucleation and Alignment of Molecular Dipoles in PVDF Film: A Realization of Self-Poled Bioinspired Flexible Polymer Nanogenerator for Portable Electronic Devices.
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2015 Aug 21;7(30):16143-7. Epub 2015 Jul 21.
‡Organic Nano-Piezoelectric Device Laboratory, Department of Physics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India.

Efficacy and safety of low dose oral prednisolone as compared to pulse intravenous methylprednisolone in managing moderate severe Graves' orbitopathy: A randomized controlled trial.
Indian J Endocrinol Metab 2015 May-Jun;19(3):351-8
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Seth Sukhlal Karnani Memorial Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.


Ultrafast Intrinsic Photoresponse and Direct Evidence of Sub-gap States in Liquid Phase Exfoliated MoS2Thin Films.
Sci Rep 2015 Jul 15;5:11272. Epub 2015 Jul 15.
1] Department of Physics, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale-IL 62901 [2] Femtosecond Spectroscopy Unit, Okinawa Inst. of Science &Technology, Graduate University, Onna-son, Okinawa, 904 -0495 Japan.

A comparative study between total contact cast and pressure-relieving ankle foot orthosis in diabetic neuropathic foot ulcers.
J Diabetes Sci Technol 2015 Mar 1;9(2):302-8. Epub 2014 Dec 1.
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (IPGMER) and SSKM Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

Are there genetic paths common to obesity, cardiovascular disease outcomes, and cardiovascular risk factors?
Circ Res 2015 Feb;116(5):909-22
From the Human Genomics Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA (T.R., M.A.S., S.G., C.B.); and Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program (S.G.) and Center for Computational Biology (S.G.), Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore.

MicroRNAs are required for the feature maintenance and differentiation of brown adipocytes.
Diabetes 2014 Dec 9;63(12):4045-56. Epub 2014 Jul 9.
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders, Duke-National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Singapore


Effects of leucine supplementation and serum withdrawal on branched-chain amino acid pathway gene and protein expression in mouse adipocytes.
PLoS One 2014 22;9(7):e102615. Epub 2014 Jul 22.
Division of Cardiometabolic Disorders, Biomedical Biotechnology Research Institute, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America; Program in Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore.



Impaired Mitochondrial Fat Oxidation Induces FGF21 in Muscle.
Cell Rep 2016 05 12;15(8):1686-99. Epub 2016 May 12.
Gene Nutrient Interactions Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA; Transgenic Core Facility, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA. Electronic address:

Differentiation of Human Embryonic Stem Cells to Endothelial Progenitor Cells on Laminins in Defined and Xeno-free Systems.
Stem Cell Reports 2016 10 29;7(4):802-816. Epub 2016 Sep 29.
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore 169857, Singapore; Division of Matrix Biology, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm 17177, Sweden. Electronic address:

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