• 11505 Citations
  • 52 h-Index
1994 …2021

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Personal profile


  • 1988 Ph.D. (Pathology and Cell Biology), Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia
  • 1982 M.D., Taipei Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan


  • 2011- Professor, Taipei Medical University
  • 2017- Director, Research Center of Cancer Translational Medicine, Taipei Medical University
  • 2011-2017 President, Taipei Medical University
  • Affiliate Professor, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
  • Chair, The Chinese Oncology Society
  • Chair, ASCO International Affair Community
  • Chair, Molecular Pharmacology Department, City of Hope
  • Associate Director for Translational Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Adjunct Professor, School of Pharmacy, University of Southern California
  • Adjunct Professor, Graduate Institute of Oncology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University


  • Academician, International Academy of Engineering, Russia
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science(AAAS)
  • Tang Prize Board Member
  • Board of Trustees, NHRI (Taiwan NIH), Taiwan
  • Kuong-Chi Scholar, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  • Steering Committee of Ming Hsieh Institute, USA
  • Who’s Who International and Professional Member (life member)
  • America’s Top Doctor (life member)
  • Hedvig Foundation Award
  • Cooper Portrait for Scientific Achievement Award in Cooper Auditorium, City of Hope
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia

Research Interests

  • Cancer Research
  • Translational Medicine


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Yen, Y.


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


Yen, Y.


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


Yen, Y.


Project: A - Government Institutionc - Ministry of Health and Welfare

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Yen, Y.


Project: A - Government Institutiond - Ministry of Education

Research Output

Long-term Proton Pump Inhibitor Administration Caused Physiological and Microbiota Changes in Rats

Yang, Y. C. S. H., Chang, H. W., Lin, I. H., Chien, L. N., Wu, M. J., Liu, Y. R., Chu, P. G., Xie, G., Dong, F., Jia, W., Chang, V. H. S. & Yen, Y., Dec 1 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1, 866.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
  • Open Access
  • Cancers in Taiwan: Practical insight from epidemiology, treatments, biomarkers, and cost

    Kuo, C. N., Liao, Y. M., Kuo, L. N., Tsai, H. J., Chang, W. C. & Yen, Y., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Chicken-Derived Humanized Antibody Targeting a Novel Epitope F2pep of Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 2: Potential Cancer Therapeutic Agent

    Tsai, K. C., Chang, C. D., Cheng, M. H., Lin, T. Y., Lo, Y. N., Yang, T. W., Chang, F. L., Chiang, C. W., Lee, Y. C. & Yen, Y., Jan 31 2019, In : ACS Omega. 4, 1, p. 2387-2397 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Design and Evaluation of PEGylated Liposomal Formulation of a Novel Multikinase Inhibitor for Enhanced Chemosensitivity and Inhibition of Metastatic Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

    Madamsetty, V. S., Pal, K., Dutta, S. K., Wang, E., Thompson, J. R., Banerjee, R. K., Caulfield, T. R., Mody, K., Yen, Y., Mukhopadhyay, D. & Huang, H-S., Oct 4 2019, In : Bioconjugate Chemistry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle