• 457 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
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Research Interests

  • Delivery of gene/siRNA/antisense agents by nanoparticles or liposomes
  • Targeted drug/gene/antisense delivery systems
  • Nanoparticle design and synthesis
  • Development of novel biomaterials for drug/gene/antisense delivery


  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, USA

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Nanoparticles Engineering & Materials Science
Nitric oxide Engineering & Materials Science
Autophagy Medicine & Life Sciences
Silicon Dioxide Chemical Compounds
Nitric Oxide Chemical Compounds
Antisense Oligodeoxyribonucleotides Medicine & Life Sciences
Liposomes Medicine & Life Sciences
Silica Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 2011 2016

Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy

Chiu, S.


Project: b - Ministry of Science and TechnologyResearch

Research Output 2001 2019

  • 457 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 28 Article
  • 1 Chapter

Divaricoside Exerts Antitumor Effects, in Part, by Modulating Mcl-1 in Human Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cells

Weng, J. R., Bai, L. Y., Chiu, S. J., Chiu, C. F., Lin, W. Y., Hu, J. L. & Shieh, T. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal. 17, p. 151-159 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations

A 5' AMP-Activated Protein Kinase Enzyme Activator, Compound 59, Induces Autophagy and Apoptosis in Human Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Weng, J. R., Dokla, E. M. E., Bai, L. Y., Chen, C. S., Chiu, S. J. & Shieh, T. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Basic and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enzyme Activators
AMP-Activated Protein Kinases
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Protein Tyrosine Phosphatases

Formation of organosilica nanoparticles with dual functional groups and simultaneous payload entrapment

Su, Y. L., Lin, C. Y., Chiu, S. J. & Hu, T. M., May 19 2018, In : Journal of Microencapsulation. 35, 4, p. 381-391 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Functional groups
10 Citations

FTY720 Induces Autophagy-Associated Apoptosis in Human Oral Squamous Carcinoma Cells, in Part, through a Reactive Oxygen Species/Mcl-1-Dependent Mechanism

Bai, L. Y., Chiu, C. F., Chiu, S. J., Chu, P. C. & Weng, J. R., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 5600.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Reactive Oxygen Species
Foster Home Care
4 Citations

S -Nitrosothiols (SNO) as light-responsive molecular activators for post-synthesis fluorescence augmentation in fluorophore-loaded nanospheres

Lin, S. Y., Wang, M. R., Chiu, S. J., Lin, C. Y. & Hu, T. M., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 6, 1, p. 153-164 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle