• 978 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
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  • 2011 國立成功大學基礎醫學研究所博士
  • 2006 國立成功大學藥理學研究所碩士
  • 2005 國立嘉義大學應用微生物學系學士


  • 2018- 臺北醫學大學代謝與肥胖科學研究所助理教授
  • 2017-2018 成大醫院助理研究員
  • 2016-2018 大仁科技大學兼任助理教授
  • 2016-2017 成大醫院博士後研究員
  • 2015 英國基爾大學訪問學者
  • 2012-2015 國立成功大學研發替代役

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Insulin Resistance Medicine & Life Sciences
High Fat Diet Medicine & Life Sciences
Glucose Medicine & Life Sciences
alpha-2-HS-Glycoprotein Medicine & Life Sciences
Insulin Chemical Compounds
Rats Chemical Compounds
Glucose Intolerance Medicine & Life Sciences
Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2018 2020


Wu, H.


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


Wu, H.


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


Wu, H.


Project: B - Project of TMUg - Research Grants for Newly Hired Faculty


Wu, H.


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

Research Output 2007 2019

  • 978 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 48 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter

Chronic exposure to high fat diet triggers myelin disruption and interleukin-33 upregulation in hypothalamus

Huang, H. T., Tsai, S. F., Wu, H. T., Huang, H. Y., Hsieh, H. H., Kuo, Y. M., Chen, P. S., Yang, C. S. & Tzeng, S. F., Jul 10 2019, In : BMC Neuroscience. 20, 1, 33.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
High Fat Diet
Myelin Sheath

Discovery of a role of the novel hepatokine, hepassocin, in obesity

Huang, R. L., Li, C. H., Du, Y. F., Cheng, K. P., Lin, C. H., Hu, C. Y., Wu, J. S., Chang, C. J., Wu, H. T. & Ou, H. Y., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : BioFactors.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elevated Hedgehog-Interacting Protein Levels in Subjects with Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes

Lin, A-C., Hung, H-C., Chen, Y-W., Cheng, K-P., Li, C-H., Lin, C-H., Chang, C-J., Wu, H-T. & Ou, H-Y., Oct 6 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Medicine. 8, 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hedgehog Proteins
Prediabetic State
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2 Citations (Scopus)

Serum vascular adhesion protein-1 is up-regulated in hyperglycemia and is associated with incident diabetes negatively

Kuo, C. H., Wei, J. N., Yang, C. Y., Ou, H. Y., Wu, H. T., Fan, K. C., Wang, S. H., Hua, C. H., Hsiao, C. H., Lee, M. K. & Li, H. Y., Mar 2019, In : International Journal of Obesity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Vessels
Glucose Tolerance Test
4 Citations (Scopus)

Elovl6 is a negative clinical predictor for liver cancer and knockdown of Elovl6 reduces murine liver cancer progression

Su, Y. C., Feng, Y. H., Wu, H. T., Huang, Y. S., Tung, C. L., Wu, P., Chang, C. J., Shiau, A. L. & Wu, C. L., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 6586.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liver Neoplasms
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Fatty Acids
Monounsaturated Fatty Acids