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Personal profile


  • 2005-2011 Ph.D., Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang-Ming University
  • 1990-1997 M.D., School of Medicine , National Taiwan University


  • 2014 Visiting Scholar, Kyoto University Hospital
  • 2013 Visiting Scholar, Duke University Medical Center
  • 2012.11- Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University


  • 2014-2016 NSC project
  • 2012-2013 NSC project
  • 2008-2009 NSC project
  • 2006-2007 NSC project

Research Interests

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Molecular Biology
  • Tumor Metastasis

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Thorax Medicine & Life Sciences
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Projects 2012 2020


Kuo, K.


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


Kuo, K.


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


Kuo, K.


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

Study of Expression and Functional Mechanisms of Histone 3 K4 Demethylase JARID1B in Tumorigenesis and Correlation with Progression in Lung Cancer

Kuo, K., Wang, L. & Yeh, C.


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


Kuo, K.


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

Research Output 2003 2019

  • 407 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 30 Article
Open Access
Quality of Life
Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor
3 Citations (Scopus)

4-acetyl-antroquinonol B suppresses SOD2-enhanced cancer stem cell-like phenotypes and chemoresistance of colorectal cancer cells by inducing hsa-miR-324 re-expression

Bamodu, O. A., Yang, C. K., Cheng, W. H., Tzeng, D. T. W., Kuo, K. T., Huang, C. C., Deng, L., Hsiao, M., Lee, W. H. & Yeh, C. T., Aug 10 2018, In : Cancers. 10, 8, 269.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplastic Stem Cells
Colorectal Neoplasms
3 Citations (Scopus)
Neoplastic Stem Cells
Liver Neoplasms
Wnt Signaling Pathway
10 Citations (Scopus)

Garcinol inhibits cancer stem cell-like phenotype via suppression of the Wnt/β-catenin/STAT3 axis signalling pathway in human non-small cell lung carcinomas

Huang, W. C., Kuo, K. T., Adebayo, B. O., Wang, C. H., Chen, Y. J., Jin, K., Tsai, T. H. & Yeh, C. T., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. 54, p. 140-150 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplastic Stem Cells
Stem cells
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
5 Citations (Scopus)
Myeloid Progenitor Cells
Histone Deacetylases
Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Neoplastic Stem Cells