Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Anatomy Department was founded in 1983, as a division of the Department of Medicine in the NCKU Medical College. The first head of the institute was Prof. Ching-LiangShen (沈清良). From 1994 to 1997, Prof. Shi-Yuan Yang (楊西苑) was the head of the institute. From 1997 to 2000 Prof. Ching-Liang Shen (沈清良) returned and served as institute head again. In the year 2000, the name of the department was changed to the Institute of Cell Biology and Anatomy. Prof. Shur-Tzu Chen (陳淑姿) was the head of this new institute from 2000 to 2003. After 2000, the new institute began a Master’s program. From 2003 to 2006 Prof. Chin-Hsien Chien (簡基憲) administered the institute. From 2006 to 2012, Prof. Bu-Miin Huang (黃步敏), is serving as the head of the institute .From 2012 to2015 Professor Yu-Min Kuo(郭余民) was the head of the institute. From 8/1/2015, Professor Chun-I Sze(司君一) is the head of the institute. Since 2001, the institute began accepting students in the PhD program from the Institute of Basic Medical Research in theNCKU Medical College.

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Alzheimer Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
Leydig Cell Tumor Medicine & Life Sciences
Amyloid Medicine & Life Sciences
Apoptosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Brain Medicine & Life Sciences
Cordyceps Medicine & Life Sciences
Cells Chemical Compounds
Leydig Cells Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 1995 2018

Research Output 1982 2019

Fibroblast growth factor 9 activates anti-oxidative functions of Nrf2 through ERK signalling in striatal cell models of Huntington's disease

Yusuf, I. O., Chen, H. M., Cheng, P. H., Chang, C. Y., Tsai, S-J., Chuang, J-I., Wu, C-C., Huang, B-M., Sun, H-F. & Yang, S-H., 2019 Jan 1, In : Free Radical Biology and Medicine. 130, p. 256-266 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibroblast Growth Factor 9
Corpus Striatum
Huntington Disease
Oxidative stress
Oxidative Stress

7-hydroxy-staurosporine, UCN-01, induces DNA damage response, and autophagy in human osteosarcoma U2-OS cells

Lien, W. C., Chen, T. Y., Sheu, S. Y., Lin, T. C., Kang, F. C., Yu, C. H., Kuan, D-S., Huang, B-M. & Wang, C-Y., 2018 Jun 1, In : Journal of Cellular Biochemistry. 119, 6, p. 4729-4741 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DNA Damage
Ataxia Telangiectasia
3 Citations

Bioadhesive Polymersome for Localized and Sustained Drug Delivery at Pathological Sites with Harsh Enzymatic and Fluidic Environment via Supramolecular Host–Guest Complexation

Zhu, M., Wei, K., Lin, S., Chen, X., Wu, C-C., Li, G. & Bian, L., 2018 Feb 15, In : Small. 14, 7, 1702288.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug delivery