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Research Output 1990 2018

  • 1619 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
  • 57 Article
  • 2 Paper
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter
63 Citations (Scopus)

Acute toxicity and bioaccumulation of arsenic in tilapia (Oreochromis mossambicus) from a blackfoot disease area in Taiwan

Liao, C. M., Chen, B. C., Singh, S., Lin, M. C., Liu, C. W. & Han, B. C., 2003, In : Environmental Toxicology. 18, 4, p. 252-259 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tilapia
Bioaccumulation
Arsenic
Taiwan
bioaccumulation

An algorithm for eliminating the interference derived from organic ligands in heavy metal analysis by anodic stripping voltammetry

Meng, P-J., Wang, J-T., Han, B-C. & Hung, T-C., 2003, In : Acta Oceanographica Taiwanica. 41, 1, p. 33-45 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metal analysis
Voltammetry
Heavy Metals
Metals
Coordination Complexes
29 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of the health risk of exposure to breast milk mercury in infants in Taiwan

Chien, L. C., Han, B. C., Hsu, C-S., Jiang, C. B., You, H. J., Hsieh, M-C. & Yeh, C-Y., Jun 2006, In : Chemosphere. 64, 1, p. 79-85 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health risks
Human Milk
Mercury
Taiwan
health risk
12 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic Accumulation and Acute Toxicity in Aquacultural Juvenile Milkfish (Chanos chanos) from Blackfoot Disease Area in Taiwan

Lin, M. C., Cheng, H. H., Lin, H. Y., Chen, Y. C., Chen, Y. P., Chang-Chien, G. P., Chou, Y. H., Liao, C. M., Dai, C. F., Han, B-C. & Liu, C. W., Feb 2004, In : Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 72, 2, p. 248-254 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aquaculture
Arsenic
Risk assessment
Fish
Toxicity
14 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic methylation capacity and obesity are associated with insulin resistance in obese children and adolescents

Lin, H. C., Huang, Y. K., Shiue, H. S., Chen, L. S., Choy, C. S., Huang, S. R., Han, B. C. & Hsueh, Y. M., Dec 1 2014, In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 74, p. 60-67 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylation
Arsenic
arsenic
insulin resistance
methylation
Arsenic
Methylation
Insulin Resistance
Medicine
Psychology
7 Citations (Scopus)

Basal protein expression is associated with worse outcome and trastuzamab resistance in HER2+ invasive breast cancer

Chung, A., Choi, M., Han, B. C., Bose, S., Zhang, X., Medina-Kauwe, L., Sims, J., Murali, R., Taguiam, M., Varda, M., Schiff, R., Giuliano, A. & Cui, X., Dec 1 2015, In : Clinical Breast Cancer. 15, 6, p. 448-457.e2 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast Neoplasms
Cell Line
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Proteins
Survival
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bioaccumulation and elimination of tributyltin and triphenyltin in oysters and rock shells in Taiwan

Meng, P. J., Han, B. C., Hsu, W. K., Chuang, A., Cheng, J. H. & Hung, T. C., Jun 2003, In : Journal of Food and Drug Analysis. 11, 2, p. 96-101 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ostreidae
shell (molluscs)
bioaccumulation
Taiwan
oysters
6 Citations (Scopus)

Biomonitoring of blood heavy metals and reproductive hormone level related to low semen quality

Li, C. J., Yeh, C. Y., Chen, R. Y., Tzeng, C. R., Han, B. C. & Chien, L. C., Dec 30 2015, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 300, p. 815-822 8 p., 17037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semen Analysis
Environmental Monitoring
Hormones
biomonitoring
Heavy Metals

Complexation of Heavy Metals by Humic Substances in Sediments from the Polluted Erhjin Estuary, Taiwan

Meng, P. J., Hung, T. C., Jeng, W. L., Han, B-C. & Fung, L-S., Jun 2001, In : Acta Oceanographica Taiwanica. 39, 1, p. 29-38 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Copper intake and health threat by consuming seafood from copper- contaminated coastal environments in Taiwan

Han, B-C., Jeng, W. L., Hung, T. C. & Jeng, M. S., May 1994, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 13, 5, p. 775-780 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ostreidae
Seafood
seafood
Taiwan
coastal zone
25 Citations (Scopus)

Coprostanol distribution in marine sediments off southwestern Taiwan

Jeng, W. L., Wang, J. & Han, B. C., 1996, In : Environmental Pollution. 94, 1, p. 47-52 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholestanol
Geologic Sediments
Taiwan
marine sediment
Sediments
24 Citations (Scopus)

Coprostanol in a sediment core from the anoxic Tan-Shui Estuary, Taiwan

Jeng, W. L. & Han, B. C., Jun 1996, In : Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 42, 6, p. 727-735 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coprostanol
total organic carbon
sediment core
Taiwan
estuaries
241 Citations (Scopus)

Daily intake of TBT, Cu, Zn, Cd and As for fishermen in Taiwan

Chien, L. C., Hung, T. C., Choang, K. Y., Yeh, C-Y., Meng, P. J., Hsieh, M-C. & Han, B. C., Feb 21 2002, In : Science of the Total Environment. 285, 1-3, p. 177-185 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metals
Public health
public health
metal
oyster culture
5 Citations (Scopus)

Decline in semen quality in men in Northern Taiwan between 2001 and 2010

Li, C. J., Tzeng, C-R., Chen, R-Y., Han, B-C., Yeh, C-Y. & Chien, L-C., 2016, In : Chinese Journal of Physiology. 59, 6, p. 355-365 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semen Analysis
Sperm Motility
Taiwan
Spermatozoa
Semen
31 Citations (Scopus)

Depuration of copper and zinc by green oysters and blue mussels of Taiwan

Han, B. C., Jeng, W. L., Tsai, Y. N. & Jeng, M. S., 1993, In : Environmental Pollution. 82, 1, p. 93-97 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mytilus edulis
Ostreidae
depuration
Taiwan
Zinc

Determination of mercury concentrations in placenta and cord blood of mother and their newborns.

Han, B-C., Liu, P-L., Chen, J-R. & Shieh, M. J., 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mercury
Fetal Blood
Placenta
Mothers
Newborn Infant
3 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution of heavy metals along the Machu/Taiwan - Minjiang/China estuarine and coastal waters, sediments and bivalves

Hung, T. C., Jeng, W. L., Ling, Y. C. & Han, B. C., 1998, In : Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry. 67, 1-2, p. 83-103 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crassostrea
mariculture
Bivalvia
Watches
Heavy Metals
31 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of the mother's consumption of traditional Chinese herbs on estimated infant daily intake of lead from breast milk

Chien, L. C., Yeh, C-Y., Lee, H. C., Jasmine Chao, H., Hsieh, M-C. & Han, B. C., Feb 1 2006, In : Science of the Total Environment. 354, 2-3, p. 120-126 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

herb
Lead
Hazards
hazard
Health risks
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of welding fume on heart rate variability among workers with respirators in a shipyard

Han, B. C., Liu, I. J., Chuang, H. C., Pan, C. H. & Chuang, K. J., Sep 28 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 34158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Welding
Mechanical Ventilators
Heart Rate
Confidence Intervals
Particulate Matter
54 Citations (Scopus)
Acupuncture
Menopause
Hot Flashes
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
29 Citations (Scopus)
Air Pollution
Taiwan
Young Adult
Walking
Heart Rate
11 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental tobacco smoke and arsenic methylation capacity are associated with urothelial carcinoma

Wu, C. C., Chen, M. C., Huang, Y. K., Huang, C. Y., Lai, L. A., Chung, C. J., Shiue, H. S., Pu, Y. S., Lin, Y-C., Han, B. C., Wang, Y. H. & Hsueh, Y. M., Sep 2013, In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi. 112, 9, p. 554-560 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Smoke
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Methylation
Tobacco
27 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of acceptable mercury intake from fish in Taiwan

Chien, L. C., Yeh, C-Y., Jiang, C. B., Hsu, C-S. & Han, B. C., Feb 2007, In : Chemosphere. 67, 1, p. 29-35 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
Taiwan
Fish
Fishes
childbearing
55 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of metal and organochlorine pesticide exposures and potential health threat by consumption of oysters in Taiwan

Han, B. C., Jeng, W. L., Hung, T. C., Ling, Y. C., Hsieh, M-C. & Chien, L-C., Jul 2000, In : Environmental Pollution. 109, 1, p. 147-156 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ostreidae
Pesticides
Taiwan
Metals
Health
85 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of potential lifetime cancer risks for trihalomethanes from consuming chlorinated drinking water in Taiwan

Hsu, C. H., Jeng, W. L., Chang, R. M., Chien, L. C. & Han, B. C., 2001, In : Environmental Research. 85, 2, p. 77-82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trihalomethanes
Taiwan
Drinking Water
drinking water
Neoplasms
136 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of target hazard quotients and potential health risks for metals by consumption of seafood in Taiwan

Han, B. C., Jeng, W. L., Chen, R. Y., Fang, G. T., Hung, T. C. & Tseng, R. J., Nov 1998, In : Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 35, 4, p. 711-720 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seafood
seafood
Health risks
Ostreidae
Taiwan
5 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure to ambient bioaerosols is associated with allergic skin diseases in Greater Taipei residents

Kallawicha, K., Chuang, Y. C., Lung, S. C. C., Han, B. C., Ting, Y. F. & Chao, H. J., Mar 28 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Pollution.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skin Diseases
Skin
Dermatitis
Eczema
Contact Dermatitis

Fatty alcohols and sterol in the continental mangin sediments off northeastern Taiwan.

Jeng, W. L. & Han, B-C., Sep 1993, In : Acta Oceanographica Taiwanica. 31, p. 65-72 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sterol
alcohol
sediment
sediment core
phytoplankton
20 Citations (Scopus)

Field evaluation of personal sampling methods for multiple bioaerosols

Wang, C. H., Chen, B. T., Han, B. C., Liu, A. C. Y., Hung, P. C., Chen, C. Y. & Chao, H. J., Mar 23 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 3, e0120308.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polycarbonate
bioaerosols
samplers
Dust
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (U.S.)
73 Citations (Scopus)

Green oysters caused by copper pollution on the Taiwan coast

Han, B. C. & Hung, T. C., 1990, In : Environmental Pollution. 65, 4, p. 347-362 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ostreidae
Taiwan
Coastal zones
Copper
Pollution
6 Citations (Scopus)

Interactions Among the Copper Species and Forms in Sea Water/Sediments and Copper Bioaccumulation in Oysters

Hung, T-C., Meng, P-J. & Han, B-C., 1995, In : Chemistry and Ecology. 10, 1-2, p. 47-60 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioaccumulation
oysters
seawater
copper
sediments
16 Citations (Scopus)

Leptin, superoxide dismutase, and weight loss: Initial leptin predicts weight loss

Shih, L. Y., Liou, T. H., Chao, J. C. J., Kau, H. N., Wu, Y. J., Hsieh, M-C., Yeh, C-Y. & Han, B. C., Dec 2006, In : Obesity. 14, 12, p. 2184-2192 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leptin
Superoxide Dismutase
Weight Loss
Body Weight
Fats

Letters to the editor: In response

Chiu, H. Y., Han, B. C. & Tsai, P. S., Mar 10 2015, In : Menopause. 22, 3, p. 361-362 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Acupuncture Therapy
Hot Flashes
Menopause
Quality of Life
27 Citations (Scopus)

Lifelong inorganic arsenic compounds consumption affected blood pressure in rats

Yang, H. T., Chou, H. J., Han, B. C. & Huang, S. Y., Dec 2007, In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 45, 12, p. 2479-2487 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arsenicals
Arsenicals
Blood pressure
Arsenic
arsenic

Marine Environmental Monitoring and QA/QC System in Taiwan

洪楚璋, 凌永健, 鄭偉力, 黃哲崇 & Han, B-C., Jun 1997, In : Environmental Protection. 20, 1, p. 69-90 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

environmental monitoring
environmental quality
quality control
control system
calibration
59 Citations (Scopus)

Mercury concentration and fish consumption in Taiwanese pregnant women

Hsu, C-S., Liu, P. L., Chien, L. C., Chou, S. Y. & Han, B. C., Jan 2007, In : BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 114, 1, p. 81-85 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
Pregnant Women
Fishes
Fetal Blood
Placenta

MicrobPad MD: Microbial pathogen diagnostic methods database

Han, B-C., Wei, X. N., Zhang, J. X., Truong, N. Q. T., Westgate, C. L., Zhao, R. Y. & Chen, Y. Z., Jan 2013, In : Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 13, p. 261-266 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diagnostic techniques
pathogen
Databases
pathogens
Virulence Factors
7 Citations (Scopus)

Monitoring lead pollution near a storage battery recycling plant in Taiwan, Republic of China

Yeh, C. Y., Chiou, H. Y., Chen, R. Y., Yeh, K. H., Jeng, W. L. & Han, B. C., 1996, In : Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 30, 2, p. 227-234 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recycling
Taiwan
Pollution
recycling
Lead
2 Citations (Scopus)

Moving toward people's needs for smoke-free restaurants: Before and after a National Promotion Program in Taiwan, 2003-2005

Chen, Y-H., Yeh, C-Y., Chen, R. Y., Chien, L. C., Yu, P. T., Chao, K. Y. & Han, B. C., 2009, In : Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 11, 5, p. 503-513 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Restaurants
Taiwan
Smoke
Legislation
Tobacco
57 Citations (Scopus)

Mussel Watch: A review of Cu and other metals in various marine organisms in Taiwan, 1991-98

Jeng, M. S., Jeng, W. L., Hung, T. C., Yeh, C-Y., Tseng, R. J., Meng, P. J. & Han, B. C., Nov 2000, In : Environmental Pollution. 110, 2, p. 207-215 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oyster culture
Ostreidae
Aquatic Organisms
Bivalvia
Watches
Biomarkers
Organic carbon
Principal Component Analysis
Principal component analysis
Lipids
1 Citation (Scopus)

Outpatient visits for allergic diseases are associated with exposure to ambient fungal spores in the greater Taipei area

Kallawicha, K., Chuang, Y. C., Lung, S. C. C., Wu, C. F., Han, B. C., Ting, Y. F. & Chao, H. J., Aug 1 2018, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 18, 8, p. 2077-2085 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

confidence interval
spore
Land use
asthma
Health insurance
19 Citations (Scopus)

Personal exposure to household particulate matter, household activities and heart rate variability among housewives

Huang, Y. L., Chen, H. W., Han, B. C., Liu, C. W., Chuang, H. C., Lin, L. Y. & Chuang, K. J., Mar 3 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 3, e89969.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

homemakers
Particulate Matter
heart rate
households
particulates
28 Citations (Scopus)

Pharmacokinetic model of daily selenium intake from contaminated seafood in Taiwan

Chien, L. C., Yeh, C-Y., Huang, S. Y., Hsieh, M-C. & Han, B. C., Jul 20 2003, In : Science of the Total Environment. 311, 1-3, p. 57-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacokinetics
seafood
Selenium
selenium
Molluscs
80 Citations (Scopus)

Phosphine-induced oxidative damage in rats: Attenuation by melatonin

Hsu, C. H., Han, B. C., Liu, M. Y., Yeh, C-Y. & Casida, J. E., Feb 15 2000, In : Free Radical Biology and Medicine. 28, 4, p. 636-642 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phosphine
Melatonin
Rats
Brain
Liver

Public opinions for tobacco smoke in restaurants in Taiwan: Before and after the nation's implementation of the Smoke-Free-Restaurants-Program

Han, B-C., Yeh, C-Y., Chen, R-Y., Chen, Y-H., Wu, Y. C., Yeh, S-J. & Chao, K. Y., Nov 6 2004.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Restaurants
Public Opinion
Taiwan
Smoke
Tobacco
39 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between copper speciation in sediments and bioaccumulation by marine bivalves of Taiwan

Han, B. C., Jeng, W. L., Hung, T. C. & Wen, M. Y., 1996, In : Environmental Pollution. 91, 1, p. 35-39 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geologic Sediments
Bioaccumulation
Bivalvia
Taiwan
bioaccumulation
12 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships among the species of copper, organic compounds and bioaccumulation along the mariculture area in Taiwan

Hung, T. C. & Han, B. C., Sep 7 1992, In : Science of the Total Environment. 125, C, p. 359-372 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioaccumulation
mariculture
Organic compounds
bioaccumulation
Copper

Relationships between Metallothionein and Metals in Oysters and Rock-shells of Taiwan

Han, B-C., Chaing, H-J., Zhen, H-W., Chien, L-C. & Shih, L. Y., Jun 2001, In : Acta Oceanographica Taiwanica. 39, 1, p. 11-18 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

metallothionein
shell
metal
rock
shellfish