• 646 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • 1997-2002 Ph.D., Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
  • 1994-1996 M.S., Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
  • 1990-1994 B.S., School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University


  • 2016.02- Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University
  • 2007.08- Assistant Professor, Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
  • 2003.02-2016.01 Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University
  • 2011 Visiting Scholar/Scientist, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHSC-H), U. S. A.
  • 2002 Postdoc, Immunology Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan


  • 2018 University/College Outstanding Advisor Award 
  • 2017 School Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2010 University/College Outstanding Advisor Award 
  • 2009 College/School Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2009 University/College Innovative Teaching Award 
  • 2008 University Innovative Teaching Award 
  • 2007 College/School Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2007 University Innovative Teaching Award
  • 2006 School Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2005 School Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2004 School Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2000 Research Awards of The Immunology Research and Development Foundation, The Chinese Society of Immunology

Research Interests

  • Immunobiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Signal Transduction
  • Inflammation
  • Fibrosis

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Research Output 1999 2017

  • 646 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 25 Article
6 Citations (Scopus)

Simvastatin inhibits cell proliferation and migration in human anaplastic thyroid cancer

Chen, M. C., Tsai, Y. C., Tseng, J. H., Liou, J. J., Horng, S., Wen, H. C., Fan, Y. C., Zhong, W. B. & Hsu, S. P., Dec 13 2017, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 18, 12, 2690.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell proliferation
Cell Movement
Cell Proliferation
7 Citations (Scopus)
Connective Tissue Growth Factor
Gene Expression
2 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms of human lymphotoxin beta receptor activation on upregulation of CCL5/RANTES production

Yeh, D. Y. W., Wu, C. C., Chin, Y. P., Lu, C. J., Wang, Y. H. & Chen, M. C., Jun 22 2015, In : International Immunopharmacology. 28, 1, p. 220-229 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymphotoxin beta Receptor
Chemokine CCL5
TNF Receptor-Associated Factor 2
4 Citations (Scopus)

Protein phosphatase 2A in lipopolysaccharide-induced cyclooxygenase-2 expression in murine lymphatic endothelial cells

Chuang, Y. F., Chen, M. C., Huang, S. W., Hsu, Y. F., Ou, G., Tsai, Y. J. & Hsu, M. J., Aug 28 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 8, e0137177.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protein Phosphatase 2
phosphoprotein phosphatase
Endothelial cells
prostaglandin synthase
Cyclooxygenase 2
3 Citations (Scopus)

Association between the SULT1A1 Arg213His polymorphism and the risk of bladder cancer: A meta-analysis

Su, C. M., Chen, M-C., Lin, I-C., Chen, H. A., Huang, M-T., Wu, C-H., Shen, K. H. & Wang, Y-H., 2014, In : Tumor Biology. 35, 7, p. 7147-7153 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals