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
Cells Chemical Compounds
Cordyceps Medicine & Life Sciences
Leydig Cells Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 1995 2020

Research Output 1982 2019

Acute and long-term treadmill running differentially induce c-Fos expression in region- and time-dependent manners in mouse brain

Tsai, S. F., Liu, Y. W. & Kuo, Y. M., 2019 Nov 1, In : Brain Structure and Function. 224, 8, p. 2677-2689 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Periaqueductal Gray
Lateral Hypothalamic Area
Motor Cortex
1 Citation (Scopus)

A hydrolyzed chicken extract CMI-168 enhances learning and memory in middle-aged mice

Tsai, S. F., Chang, C-Y., Yong, S. M., Lim, A. L., Nakao, Y., Chen, S. J. & Kuo, Y-M., 2019 Jan 1, In : Nutrients. 11, 1, 27.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
middle-aged adults
chicken meat

A p53/TIAF1/WWOX triad exerts cancer suppression but may cause brain protein aggregation due to p53/WWOX functional antagonism

Chou, P. Y., Lin, S. R., Lee, M. H., Schultz, L., Sze, C-I. & Chang, N-S., 2019 Jul 17, In : Cell Communication and Signaling. 17, 1, 76.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chemical activation
Cell Movement

Student theses

Anticancer Effect of Arsenic Compounds on Apoptosis in Oral Cavity Cancer Cells

Author: 巧雲, 朱., 2014 Aug 21

Supervisor: Huang, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Anti-cancer effect of cordycepin on FGF9-induced testicular tumorigenesis

Author: 秀瑩, 洪., 2018 Aug 30

Supervisor: Huang, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Assessing effect of glioblastoma associate pathophysiological changes on the therapeutic agent delivery to the brain

Author: 紹先, 林., 2016 Jan 12

Supervisor: Sze, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis