Research Center of Thoracic Medicine-TB

Research Output

2011

Mixed infection with Beijing and non-Beijing strains in pulmonary tuberculosis in Taiwan: Prevalence, risk factors, and dominant strain

Wang, J. Y., Hsu, H. L., Yu, M. C., Chiang, C. Y., Yu, F. L., Yu, C. J., Lee, L. N. & Yang, P. C., Aug 2011, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 17, 8, p. 1239-1245 7 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Thrombin induces inducible nitric oxide synthase expression via the MAPK, MSK1, and NF-κB signaling pathways in alveolar macrophages

Lin, C. C., Shih, C. H., Yang, Y. L., Bien, M. Y., Lin, C-H., Yu, M. C., Sureshbabu, M. & Chen, B. C., Dec 15 2011, In : European Journal of Pharmacology. 672, 1-3, p. 180-187 8 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Application of Third-Generation (3G) Mobile Videophone to the DOTS-Plus Program in Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Taiwan: Case Report

鄧穎佳(Veng-Kai T, 白冠壬(Kuan-Jen B, 王錦雲(Chin-Yun W & 余明治(Ming-Chih Y, 2010, In : 胸腔醫學. 25, 1, p. 7-12 6 p.

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Autophagy facilitates IFN-δ-induced Jak2-STAT1 activation and cellular inflammation

Chang, Y-P., Tsai, C-C., Huang, W-C., Wang, C-Y., Chen, C-L., Lin, Y-S., Kai, J-I., Hsieh, C-Y., Cheng, Y-L., Choi, P-C., Chen, S-H., Chang, S-P., Liu, H-S. & Lin, C. F., Sep 10 2010, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 285, 37, p. 28715-28722 8 p.

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63 Citations (Scopus)

Different types of cell death induced by Enterotoxins

Lin, C. F., Chen, C-L., Huang, W-C., Cheng, Y-L., Hsieh, C-Y., Wang, C-Y. & Hong, M-Y., Aug 2010, In : Toxins. 2, 8, p. 2158-2176 19 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Glycogen synthase kinase-3β indirectly facilitates interferon-γ-induced nuclear factor-κB activation and nitric oxide biosynthesis

Kai, J-I., Huang, W-C., Tsai, C-C., Chang, W-T., Chen, C-L. & Lin, C. F., Dec 15 2010, In : Journal of Cellular Biochemistry. 111, 6, p. 1522-1530 9 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatitis associated with prothionamide for treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

Hsu, H. L., Bai, K. J., Chiang, Y. C., Lin, S. J. & Yu, M. C., Dec 2010, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 109, 12, p. 923-927 5 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Inconsistent dosing of anti-tuberculosis drugs in Taipei, Taiwan

Chiang, C. Y., Bai, K. J., Lee, C-N., Enarson, D. A., Suo, J. & Luh, K. T., 2010, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 14, 7, p. 878-883 6 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
22 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of outcome in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome by bronchoalveolar lavage inflammatory mediators

Lin, W. C., Lin, C. F., Chen, C. L., Chen, C. W. & Lin, Y. S., Jan 2010, In : Experimental Biology and Medicine. 235, 1, p. 57-65 9 p.

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45 Citations (Scopus)

Pyothorax-Associated Lymphoma: A Case Report

Tzeng, Y. T., Lee, C-L., 白冠壬(Kuan-Jen B, 余明治(Ming-Chih Y & Hsu, W. H., 2010, In : 胸腔醫學. 25, 2, p. 78-84 7 p.

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The Role of the Six-minute Walk Test, Pulmonary Function Test, and Asthma Control Test in Asthmatic Patients-a Preliminary Report

Chen, S-Y., Hsu, H. L., Lin, J. J., 余明治(Ming-Chi Y, 江玲玲(Ling-Ling C & 李俊年(Chun-Nie L, 2010, In : 呼吸治療. 9, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

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Use of high-dose inhaled corticosteroids is associated with pulmonary tuberculosis in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Shu, C. C., Wu, H. D., Yu, M. C., Wang, J. T., Lee, C. H., Wang, H. C., Wang, J. Y., Lee, L. N., Yu, C. J. & Yang, P. C., Jan 2010, In : Medicine (United States). 89, 1, p. 53-61 9 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Glycogen synthase kinase-3 and Omi/HtrA2 induce annexin A2 cleavage followed by cell cycle inhibition and apoptosis

Wang, C-Y., Lin, Y-S., Su, W-C., Chen, C-L. & Lin, C. F., Oct 1 2009, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 20, 19, p. 4153-4161 9 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)

Glycogen synthase kinase-3 negatively regulates anti-inflammatory interleukin-10 for lipopolysaccharide-induced iNOS/NO biosynthesis and RANTES production in microglial cells

Huang, W-C., Lin, Y-S., Wang, C-Y., Tsai, C-C., Tseng, H-C., Chen, C-L., Lu, P-J., Chen, P-S., Qian, L., Hong, J-S. & Lin, C. F., Sep 2009, In : Immunology. 128, 1 PART 2

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79 Citations (Scopus)

Glycogen synthase kinase-3β facilitates IFN-γ-induced STAT1 activation by regulating Src homology-2 domain-containing phosphatase 2

Tsai, C-C., Kai, J-I., Huang, W-C., Wang, C-Y., Wang, Y., Chen, C-L., Fang, Y-T., Lin, Y-S., Anderson, R., Chen, S-H., Tsao, C-W. & Lin, C. F., Jul 15 2009, In : Journal of Immunology. 183, 2, p. 856-864 9 p.

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48 Citations (Scopus)

Glycogen synthase kinase-3β mediates endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced lysosomal apoptosis in leukemia

Huang, W-C., Lin, Y-S., Chen, C-L., Wang, C-Y., Chiu, W-H. & Lin, C. F., May 2009, In : Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 329, 2, p. 524-531 8 p.

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38 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibiting glycogen synthase kinase-3 reduces endotoxaemic acute renal failure by down-regulating inflammation and renal cell apoptosis

Wang, Y., Huang, W-C., Wang, C-Y., Tsai, C-C., Chen, C-L., Chang, Y-T., Kai, J-I. & Lin, C. F., 2009, In : British Journal of Pharmacology. 157, 6, p. 1004-1013 10 p.

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46 Citations (Scopus)

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

Hsu, H. L., Bai, K. J., Lin, S. J., Lee, C-N. & Yu, M. C., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Internal Medicine of Taiwan. 20, 6, p. 524-531 8 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Mycotic Aneurysm Manifesting with Life-threatening Hemoptysis-A Case Report and Literature Review

洪文岳(Wen-Yueh H, 陳復銓(Fu-Chean C, 余明治(Ming-Chih Y, 張哲華(Jer-Hwa C, 許翰琳(Han-Lin H & 白冠壬(Kuan-Jen B, 2009, In : 胸腔醫學. 24, 5, p. 266-273 8 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

OmpA is the critical component for escherichia coli invasion-induced astrocyte activation

Wu, H. H., Yang, Y. Y., Hsieh, W. S., Lee, C. H., Leu, S. J. C. & Chen, M. R., Jun 2009, In : Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 68, 6, p. 677-690 14 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Staphylococcus aureus induces microglial inflammation via a glycogen synthase kinase 3β-regulated pathway

Cheng, Y. L., Wang, C. Y., Huang, W. C., Tsai, C. C., Chen, C. L., Shen, C. F., Chi, A. Y. & Lin, C. F., Sep 2009, In : Infection and Immunity. 77, 9, p. 4002-4008 7 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Thrombin-induced connective tissue growth factor expression in human lung fibroblasts requires the ASK1/JNK/AP-1 pathway

Yu, C. C., Hsu, M. J., Kuo, M. L., Chen, R. F. C., Chen, M. C., Bai, K. J., Yu, M. C., Chen, B. C. & Lin, C-H., Jun 15 2009, In : Journal of Immunology. 182, 12, p. 7916-7927 12 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

多重抗藥性結核病

Translated title of the contribution: Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis許翰琳(Han-Lin H, 白冠壬(Kuan-Jen B, 林賢君(Shian-Jiun L, 李俊年(Chun-Nin L & 余明治(Ming-Chih Y, 2009, In : Journal of Internal Medicine of Taiwan. 20, 6, p. 524-531 8 p.

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2008

Ceramide induces p38 MAPK and JNK activation through a mechanism involving a thioredoxin-interacting protein-mediated pathway

Chen, C-L., Lin, C. F., Chang, W-T., Huang, W-C., Teng, C-F. & Lin, Y-S., Apr 15 2008, In : Blood. 111, 8, p. 4365-4374 10 p.

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127 Citations (Scopus)

Detecting Mycobacterium Tuberculosis in BACTEC MGIT 960 Cultures by COBAS AMPLICOR MTB in Routine Clinical Practice

白冠壬(Kuan-Jen B, 余芳蘭(Fang-Lan Y, 周如文(Ru-Wen J, Wang, M. S., 林明輝(Ming-Hwei L, 李俊年(Chun-Nin L & 余明治(Ming-Chih Y, 2008, In : 胸腔醫學. 23, 3, p. 156-163 8 p.

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Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, Taiwan

Yu, M. C., Wu, M. H. & Jou, R., May 2008, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 14, 5, p. 849-850 2 p.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to Four First-line Anti-tuberculosis Drugs in a Referral Hospital in Northern Taiwan, 2002-2006

林賢君(Shian-Jiun L, 余芳蘭(Fang-Lan Y, 李兆清(Jau-Ching L, 白冠壬(Kuan-Jen B, 李俊年(Chun-Nin L, 許翰琳(Han-Lin H & 余明治(Ming-Chih Y, 2008, In : 胸腔醫學. 23, 5, p. 316-324 9 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2007

GSK-3β acts downstream of PP2A and the PI 3-kinase-Akt pathway, and upstream of caspase-2 in ceramide-induced mitochondrial apoptosis

Lin, C. F., Chen, C-L., Chiang, C-W., Jan, M-S., Huang, W-C. & Lin, Y-S., Aug 15 2007, In : Journal of Cell Science. 120, 16, p. 2935-2943 9 p.

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107 Citations (Scopus)
2006
8 Citations (Scopus)

Ceramide in apoptotic signaling and anticancer therapy

Lin, C. F., Chen, C-L. & Lin, Y-S., Jun 2006, In : Current Medicinal Chemistry. 13, 14, p. 1609-1616 8 p.

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62 Citations (Scopus)

Lithium inhibits ceramide- and etoposide-induced protein phosphatase 2A methylation, Bcl-2 dephosphorylation, caspase-2 activation, and apoptosis

Chen, C-L., Lin, C. F., Chiang, C-W., Jan, M-S. & Lin, Y-S., 2006, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 70, 2, p. 510-517 8 p.

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52 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Bcl-2 rescues ceramide- and etoposide-induced mitochondrial apoptosis through blockage of caspase-2 activation

Lin, C. F., Chen, C-L., Chang, W-T., Jan, M-S., Hsu, L-J., Wu, R-H., Fang, Y-T., Tang, M-J., Chang, W. C. & Lin, Y-S., Jun 24 2005, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 280, 25, p. 23758-23765 8 p.

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48 Citations (Scopus)

Mediastinal Teratoma with Pulmonary Involvement Presenting as Hemoptysis-A Case Report

張祐泟(Yu-Cheng C, 余明治(Ming-Chih Y, 陳復銓(Fu-Chean C & 李俊年(Chun-Nin L, 2005, In : 胸腔醫學. 20, 1, p. 76-80 5 p.

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Pneumopericardium Secondary to Esophageal Carcinoma with Esophagopericardial Fistula-A Case Report

許立人(Lee-Jen H, 余明治(Ming-Chih Y & 李俊年(Chun-Nin L, 2005, In : 胸腔醫學. 20, 5, p. 497-502 6 p.

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2004

Sequential caspase-2 and caspase-8 activation upstream of mitochondria during ceramide- and etoposide-induced apoptosis

Lin, C. F., Chen, C-L., Chang, W-T., Jan, M-S., Hsu, L-J., Wu, R-H., Tang, M-J., Chang, W. C. & Lin, Y-S., Sep 24 2004, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 279, 39, p. 40755-40761 7 p.

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108 Citations (Scopus)
12 Citations (Scopus)
2003
20 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Performance of the BDProbeTec ET Assay for Identification Of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis from Clinical Isolates

許至仁(Chih-Jen H, 白冠壬(Kuan-Jen B, 周梓光(Tzu-Kuang C, 江振源(Chen-Yuan C & 索任(Suo J, 2002, In : 胸腔醫學. 17, 3, p. 232-237 6 p.

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2001

Tuberculosis in maintenance dialysis patients

Chou, K. J., Fang, H. C., Bai, K. J., Hwang, S. J., Yang, W. C. & Chung, H. M., 2001, In : Nephron. 88, 2, p. 138-143 6 p.

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67 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Impact of directly observed treatment short-course for pulmonary tuberculosis in aborignal areas

Yu, M-C., Huang, C. & Hoe, H-Y., 2000, In : 胸腔醫學. 15

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1999

Clinical evaluation of a rapid immunochromatographic assay on patients with pulmonary tuberculosis.

Wu, M. P., Hsu, C. J., Bai, K-J., Yu, M-C. & Lin(林), T. P. ., 1999, In : 胸腔醫學. 14, p. 141-147 7 p.

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1998
1997

In vitro antimicrobial susceptibility testing of rapidly growing mycobacteria.

Yu, M-C., Wu, M. H. & Ong, T. F., 1997, In : 胸腔醫學. 12, p. 155-60 6 p.

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復興鄉結核病的治療

Translated title of the contribution: Tuberculosis Treatment of Fu-Shing Shiang Yu, M-C., Jen, S., Lin, S-T., Wu, I. H., Lee, C-N. & Lin, T. P., 1997, In : 胸腔醫學. p. 10-16 7 p.

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臺灣地區的肺外結核

Translated title of the contribution: Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis in TaiwanYu, M-C., Jen, S., Bai, K-J., Chiang, C-Y., Lo, C. F. & Lin, T. P., Sep 1997, In : 胸腔醫學. p. 99-104 6 p.

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