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  • 2009 Ph.D. Graduate Institute of Pharmacy, Taipei Medical University
  • 2005 M.S. Graduate Institute of Pharmacognosy, Taipei Medical University
  • 2003 B.S. School of Chemical Enginerring, Yuan-Ze University


  • 2019-present, Director, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology
  • 2016-present, Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology
  • 2014-2016 Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology
  • 2012 Assistant Professor, School of Medicine
  • 2009 Post-doctoral fellow, Academia Sinica

Research Interests

  • Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Oncology, Signal Transduction

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Projects 2013 2019

Research Output 2006 2019

  • 1292 Citations
  • 20 h-Index
  • 45 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
Medical problems

The antipsychotic chlorpromazine suppresses YAP signaling, stemness properties, and drug resistance in breast cancer cells

Yang, C. E., Lee, W. Y., Cheng, H. W., Chung, C. H., Mi, F. L. & Lin, C. W., Apr 1 2019, In : Chemico-Biological Interactions. 302, p. 28-35 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations

Activation of fibroblasts by nicotine promotes the epithelial-mesenchymal transition and motility of breast cancer cells

Chen, P. C., Lee, W. Y., Ling, H. H., Cheng, C. H., Chen, K. C. & Lin, C. W., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cellular Physiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations

Flavonoids Luteolin and Quercetin Inhibit RPS19 and contributes to metastasis of cancer cells through c-Myc reduction

Chen, K. C., Hsu, W. H., Ho, J. Y., Lin, C. W., Chu, C. Y., Kandaswami, C. C., Lee, M. T. & Cheng, C. H., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Food and Drug Analysis.

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