Dr May Yung Tiet


I am an Honorary Clinical Research Associate studying neurodegeneration in Ataxia-Telangiectasia.

I completed a BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science in 2006 and was a Research Associate at the Institute of Cancer Research. After completing my MBChB studies at Birmingham University in 2011, I have trained in various hospitals in West Midlands and obtained a National Training Number in Neurology in East Midlands. I completed an MSc in Genomic Medicine at Queen Mary, University of London in 2018 and was a Clinical Research Associate at the Institute of Genetic Medicine in Newcastle.

Research Focus


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Clinical conditions

Cerebellar ataxias

Genetic disorders

Mitochondrial diseases

Neuromuscular diseases


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Associated News Items



    Tiet MY, Lin Z , Gao F, Jennings MJ , Horvath R (2021), “Targeted Therapies for Leigh Syndrome: Systematic Review and Steps Towards a 'Treatabolome'” J Neuromuscul Dis . doi: 10.3233/JND-210715.


    Tiet MY, Horvath R , Hensiek AE (2020), “Ataxia telangiectasia: what the neurologist needs to know” Pract Neurol. Oct;20(5):404-414