Department of Physiology

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street,

    11031 Taipei

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Department of Physiology, School of Medicine was founded since 1960 when Taipei Medical University (TMU) was first established. The Department was chaired by Prof. Tsong-Huan Kuo in 1960, Prof. Jing-Yi Wu in 1964, Prof. Cheng Chang in 1967, Prof. Hong-Rong Liu in 1970 and 1983, Prof. Chung-Jen Huang in 1980, Prof. Li-Hsueh Tsai in 1990, Prof. Wen-Sen Lee in 1998, and Prof. Yi-Hsuan Lee in 2005. From 2010, Prof. Jia-Yi Wang is now served as the department chairman. In 1999, the Biology and Physics sections, which was belonged to the Department of General Sciences, were merged to the Physiology. Since then, the Physiology Department carried the mission of teaching General Biology, General Physics, and Medical Physiology at Taipei Medical University.

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    Chen, H.


    Project: B - Project of TMUi - Other (Funded by TMU)

    Development of High-Quality Esport Seats Using Anti-Bedsore and Physiological Monitoring Techniques

    Chen, H.


    Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

    Efficacy of Simvastatin in Renal Cell Carcinoma by Restraining Metabolic Reprogramming from Mtor, Ppar to Rhoa(1/3)

    Juan, S.


    Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

    Research Output

    Aza-PBHA, a potent histone deacetylase inhibitor, inhibits human gastric-cancer cell migration via PKCα-mediated AHR-HDAC interactions

    Tsai, C. H., Li, C. H., Liao, P. L., Chang, Y. W., Cheng, Y. W. & Kang, J. J., Feb 2020, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Cell Research. 1867, 2, 118564.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Citations (Scopus)

    CPEB2-activated PDGFRα mRNA translation contributes to myofibroblast proliferation and pulmonary alveologenesis

    Lai, Y. T., Chao, H. W., Lai, A. C. Y., Lin, S. H., Chang, Y. J. & Huang, Y. S., Apr 15 2020, In : Journal of Biomedical Science. 27, 1, 52.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Mechanisms of orexin 2 receptor-mediated depolarization in the rat paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus

    Dai, Y. W. E., Lee, Y. H., Li, T. L. & Hwang, L. L., Feb 15 2020, In : European Journal of Pharmacology. 869, 172802.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle