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  • 2016 Ph.D., Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
  • 2015 Ph.D. candidate, Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2004 M.S., Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University
  • 1991 B.S., College of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan


  • 2016.11- Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University
  • 2016 Instructor, Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University
  • 2008 Director of Pediatrics,Taipei Medical University – Shuang Ho Hospital, New Taipei CityTaipei
  • 1999 Research Fellow, National Institute of Neurology and Psychiatry (NCNP), Kodaira, Japan
  • 1997 Attending physician, Chief of Pediatric Neurology,Department of Pediatric, Medical University – WanFang Medical Center, Taipei
  • 1995 Fellow, Division of Pediatric Neurology,Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Research Interests

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Neuromuscular disorders

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Thioctic Acid Medicine & Life Sciences
Pediatrics Medicine & Life Sciences
Multiple Acyl Coenzyme A Dehydrogenase Deficiency Medicine & Life Sciences
Energy Metabolism Medicine & Life Sciences
Ubiquinone Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2016 2020


Kuo, Y.


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


Kuo, Y.


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


Kuo, Y.


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

Research Output 2005 2019

  • 191 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
  • 23 Article
  • 1 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)

Camptothecin activates SIRT1 to promote lipid catabolism through AMPK/FoxO1/ATGL pathway in C2C12 myogenic cells

Lo, M-C., Chen, J-Y., Kuo, Y-T., Chen, W-L., Lee, H-M. & Wang, S-G., Apr 24 2019, In : Archives of Pharmacal Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sirtuin 1
Adenylate Kinase
Adenosine Monophosphate

ETF-QO Mutants Uncoupled Fatty Acid β-Oxidation and Mitochondrial Bioenergetics Leading to Lipid Pathology

Chokchaiwong, S., Kuo, Y-T., Hsu, S-P., Hsu, Y-C., Lin, S-H., Zhong, W-B., Lin, Y-F. & Kao, S-H., Jan 31 2019, In : Cells. 8, 2, p. 106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Acyl Coenzyme A Dehydrogenase Deficiency
Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase
Electron-Transferring Flavoproteins

Alpha-lipoic acid suppresses N ε -(carboxymethyl) lysine-induced epithelial mesenchymal transition in HK-2 human renal proximal tubule cells

Lo, M. C., Chen, M. H., Hsueh, Y. T., Kuo, Y. T. & Lee, H. M., Dec 2 2018, In : Free Radical Research. 52, 11-12, p. 1387-1397 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thioctic Acid
Proximal Kidney Tubule
Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition
Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1
Reactive Oxygen Species
Interferon Regulatory Factors
Cleft Lip
Cleft Palate
2 Citations (Scopus)

Coenzyme Q10 serves to couple mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation and fatty acid β-oxidation, and attenuates NLRP3 inflammasome activation

Chokchaiwong, S., Kuo, Y. T., Lin, S. H., Hsu, Y. C., Hsu, S. P., Liu, Y. T., Chou, A. J. & Kao, S. H., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Free Radical Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coenzyme Q10
Electron-Transferring Flavoproteins
Oxidative Phosphorylation