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Pediatrics - Endocrinology

Houston, Texas

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Diabetes & Endocrinology
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Yuezhen (Lynda) Lin, M.D. MSc

Assistant Professor- Department of Pediatrics, Section of Diabetes and Endocrinology

Clinical Service Area

Diabetes and Endocrinology


  • Medical School, Fujian Medical College, Fujian, China
  • Residency, Texas Tech University Paul Foster School of Medicine, El Paso, TX
  • Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Clinical Interests

  • Type 1 diabetes, Disorders of growth and puberty, PCOS

Professional Organizations:

  • Associate Member- Endocrine Society
  • Associate Member- Pediatric Endocrine Society
  • Associate Member- American Academy of Pediatrics
  1. X Ma*, Y. Lin*, L Lin, G Qin, FA Pereira, MW Haymond, NF Butte, Y Sun. “Ablation of ghrelin receptor in leptin-deficient ob/ob mice has paradoxical effects on glucose homeostasis when compared with ablation of ghrelin in ob/ob mice". American J Physiology – Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2012 303(3):E422-31, *Equal contribution by authors.
  2. P Yazdani, Y Lin, V Raman, M Haymond. “A Single Sample GnRHa Stimulation Test in the Diagnosis of Precocious Puberty”. International J Pediatric Endocrinology. 2012, 2012 (1):23
  3. Deng H, Huang A, So SP, Lin Y, Ruan KH. Substrate access channel topology in membrane-bound prostacyclin synthase. Biochem J. 362:545-51, 2002
  4. Y. Lin, Deng H and K. Ruan. Topology of catalytic portion of prostaglandin I(2) synthase: identification by molecular modeling-guided site-specific antibodies. Archives Biochemistry and Biophysics 379(2):188-97, 2000
  5. Y. Lu, Y. Lin, R. Lapushin, B. Cuevas, X. Fang, SX. Yu, MA Davies, H. Khan, T. Furui, M. Mao, R. Zinner, MC. Hung, P. Steck, K. Siminovitchand G.Mills. The PTEN/MMAC1/TEP tumor suppressor gene decreases cell growth and induces apoptosis and anoikis in breast cancer cells. Oncogenes 18(50):7034-45, 1999
  6. Y. Lin, KK. Wuand K. Ruan. Characterization of the secondary structure and membrane interaction of the putative membrane anchor domains of prostaglandin I2 synthase and cytochrome P450 2C1. Archives Biochemistry and Biophysics 352(1): 78-84, 1998

Contact Information

6701 Fannin St., 11th Floor
Houston, TX 77030-2399
Clinic: 832-822-3670
Fax: 832-825-9069

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