Department of Parasitology

Research Output 1986 2019

2019

Identification and characterization of a secreted M28 aminopeptidase protein in Acanthamoeba

Huang, J. M., Chang, Y. T., Shih, M. H., Lin, W. C. & Huang, F. C., 2019 Jun 1, In : Parasitology Research. 118, 6, p. 1865-1874 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acanthamoeba
Aminopeptidases
aminopeptidases
Proteins
proteins

Quantitative proteomic analysis and functional characterization of Acanthamoeba castellanii exosome-like vesicles

Lin, W. C., Tsai, C. Y., Huang, J. M., Wu, S. R., Chu, L. J. & Huang, K. Y., 2019 Oct 9, In : Parasites and Vectors. 12, 1, 467.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Acanthamoeba castellanii
Exosomes
Proteomics
Parasites
Extracellular Vesicles
2018
7 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient two-photon luminescence for cellular imaging using biocompatible nitrogen-doped graphene quantum dots conjugated with polymers

Wu, P. C., Wang, J. Y., Wang, W. L., Chang, C. Y., Huang, C. H., Yang, K. L., Chang, J. C., Hsu, C. L. L., Chen, S. Y., Chou, T. M. & Kuo, W. S., 2018 Jan 7, In : Nanoscale. 10, 1, p. 109-117 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Semiconductor quantum dots
Luminescence
Polymers
1 Citation (Scopus)
Fresh Water
Taiwan
shrimp
Parasites
Nucleic Acid Databases
7 Citations (Scopus)

Graphene oxide conjugated with polymers: A study of culture condition to determine whether a bacterial growth stimulant or an antimicrobial agent?

Wu, P. C., Chen, H. H., Chen, S. Y., Wang, W. L., Yang, K. L., Huang, C. H., Kao, H. F., Chang, J. C., Hsu, C. L. L., Wang, J. Y., Chou, T. M. & Kuo, W. S., 2018 Jan 10, In : Journal of Nanobiotechnology. 16, 1, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antimicrobial agents
Graphite
Anti-Infective Agents
Oxides
Graphene
1 Citation (Scopus)

High-resolution shear wave imaging of the human cornea using a dual-element transducer

Chen, P. Y., Shih, C. C., Lin, W-C., Ma, T., Zhou, Q., Shung, K. K. & Huang, C-C., 2018 Dec 1, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 18, 12, 4244.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cornea
Shear waves
Elasticity
Transducers
Cornea
5 Citations (Scopus)

Infection by the nematode Angiostrongylus cantonensis induces differential expression of miRNAs in mouse brain

Mo, Z. X., Guo, J. Q., She, D., Zhang, X., Puthiyakunnon, S., Chen, X. G., Wu, Z. D., Shin, J-W., Cui, L. W. & Li, H., 2018 Feb 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 51, 1, p. 94-102 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiostrongylus cantonensis
Nematode Infections
MicroRNAs
Brain
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
2017
5 Citations (Scopus)
Acanthamoeba castellanii
Taiwan
Acanthamoeba
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Acanthamoeba Keratitis
6 Citations (Scopus)

GADD45A plays a protective role against temozolomide treatment in glioblastoma cells

Wang, H. H., Chang, T. Y., Lin, W. C., Wei, K. C. & Shin, J. W., 2017 Dec 1, In : Scientific reports. 7, 1, 8814.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

temozolomide
Glioblastoma
Methyltransferases
Cell Cycle
O(6)-Methylguanine-DNA Methyltransferase
47 Citations (Scopus)

Graphene quantum dots with nitrogen-doped content dependence for highly efficient dual-modality photodynamic antimicrobial therapy and bioimaging

Kuo, W. S., Chen, H. H., Chen, S. Y., Chang, C-Y., Chen, P. C., Hou, Y. I., Shao, Y. T., Kao, H. F., Hsu, C-L., Chen, Y-C., Chen, S. J., Wu, S-R. & Wang, J-Y., 2017 Mar 1, In : Biomaterials. 120, p. 185-194 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantum Dots
Graphite
Photochemotherapy
Graphene
Semiconductor quantum dots
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hard clam extracts induce atypical apoptosis in human gastric cancer cells

Song, E. J., Chan, M. W. Y., Shin, J-W. & Chen, C. C., 2017 Aug 1, In : Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine. 14, 2, p. 1409-1418 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bivalvia
Stomach Neoplasms
Apoptosis
Anaphase-Promoting Complex-Cyclosome Apc2 Subunit
cdc Genes
2 Citations (Scopus)

Interaction of Zap70 and CXCR4 receptor at lamellipodia that determines the directionality during Jurkat T cells chemotaxis

Wu, C. Y., Tsai, Y. Y., Chen, S. Y., Lin, Y. P., Shin, J-W., Wu, C-C. & Yang, B-C., 2017 Oct 1, In : Molecular Immunology. 90, p. 245-254 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

CXCR4 Receptors
Pseudopodia
Jurkat Cells
Chemotaxis
T-Lymphocytes
5 Citations (Scopus)
Acanthamoeba castellanii
Acanthamoeba
Cytophagocytosis
Aminopeptidases
proteins
8 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and characterization of enterotoxigenic Bacteroides fragilis and toxigenic Clostridium difficile in a Taipei emergency department

Ji, D. D., Huang, I-H., Lai, C. C., Wu, F. T., Jiang, D. D. S., Hsu, B. M. & Lin, W-C., 2017 Feb 1, In : Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 50, 1, p. 83-89 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacteroides fragilis
Clostridium difficile
Hospital Emergency Service
Gastroenteritis
Clostridium Infections

Proteomic Analysis of Differentially Expressed Proteins in Intracranial Angiostrongylus cantonensis Larvae in Permissive and Non-Permissive Hosts

She, D., Zhang, X., Mo, Z., Yang, G., Shin, J-W., Chen, X., Cui, L. & Li, H., 2017 Dec 1, In : Journal of Parasitology. 103, 6, p. 718-726 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiostrongylus cantonensis
Parastrongylus cantonensis
proteomics
Muscle Proteins
Proteomics

Water-soluble chitosan inhibits nerve growth factor and attenuates allergic inflammation in mite allergen–induced allergic rhinitis

Chen, P. C., Hsieh, M. H., Kuo, W. S., Kao, H. F., Hsu, C-L. & Wang, J-Y., 2017 Oct 1, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 140, 4, p. 1146-1149.e8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mites
Chitosan
Nerve Growth Factor
Allergens
Inflammation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Whether CD44 is an applicable marker for glioma stem cells

Wang, H. H., Liao, C. C., Chow, N. H., Huang, L. L. H., Chuang, J. I., Wei, K. C. & Shin, J. W., 2017 Jan 1, In : American Journal of Translational Research. 9, 11, p. 4785-4806 22 p., AJTR0052194.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stem cells
Glioma
Stem Cells
Hyaluronic Acid
Neoplastic Stem Cells
2016
6 Citations (Scopus)
Acanthamoeba castellanii
Acanthamoeba
Proteomics
Acanthamoeba Keratitis
Proteins
Blastocystis
HT29 Cells
Retinoic Acid Receptors
retinoic acid
Tretinoin
11 Citations (Scopus)

Graphene quantum dots conjugated with polymers for two-photon properties under two-photon excitation

Kuo, W. S., Hsu, C-L., Chen, H. H., Chang, C-Y., Kao, H. F., Chou, L. C. S., Chen, Y-C., Chen, S. J., Chang, W-T., Tseng, S. W., Wang, J-Y. & Pu, Y. C., 2016 Oct 14, In : Nanoscale. 8, 38, p. 16874-16880 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Semiconductor quantum dots
Polymers
Photons
26 Citations (Scopus)
1-Methyl-4-phenylpyridinium
Mitochondrial Dynamics
Dynamins
Melatonin
Neurons
2 Citations (Scopus)
Acanthamoeba
Trophozoites
Acanthamoeba castellanii
Acanthamoeba Keratitis
Keratitis
23 Citations (Scopus)

Two-Photon Photoexcited Photodynamic Therapy and Contrast Agent with Antimicrobial Graphene Quantum Dots

Kuo, W. S., Chang, C-Y., Chen, H. H., Hsu, C-L., Wang, J-Y., Kao, H. F., Chou, L. C. S., Chen, Y-C., Chen, S. J., Chang, W-T., Tseng, S. W., Wu, P-C. & Pu, Y. C., 2016 Nov 9, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 8, 44, p. 30467-30474 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photodynamic therapy
Graphite
Graphene
Contrast Media
Semiconductor quantum dots
2015
4 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation and application of the strand-specific protocol for next-generation sequencing

Tsai, K. W., Chang, B., Pan, C. T., Lin, W-C., Chen, T. W. & Li, S. C., 2015 Jan 1, In : BioMed research international. 2015, 182389.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genes
Gene expression
Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
RNA
Gene Expression
5 Citations (Scopus)

The pathogenesis of human cervical epithelium cells induced by interacting with Trichomonas vaginalis

Lin, W-C., Chang, W. T., Chang, T. Y. & Shin, J-W., 2015 Apr 22, In : PloS one. 10, 4, e0124087.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichomonas vaginalis
epithelium
pathogenesis
Epithelium
Genes
2014
5 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-strait parasitological research priorities arrived at by historical tracking and advanced dialogue

Shin, J. W., Chen, J. X., Zhang, D. H., Lin, W. C., Shen, B. & Ji, M. J., 2014 Dec 1, In : Infectious Diseases of Poverty. 3, 1, 40.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
Parasitic Diseases
Cryptosporidiosis
Cryptosporidium
Taiwan
HIV Infections
HIV-1
10 Citations (Scopus)

MiRSeq: A user-friendly standalone toolkit for sequencing quality evaluation and miRNA profiling

Pan, C. T., Tsai, K. W., Hung, T. M., Lin, W-C., Pan, C. Y., Yu, H. R. & Li, S. C., 2014 Jan 1, In : BioMed research international. 2014, 462135.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MicroRNAs
Nippostrongylus
RNA
Graphical user interfaces
Bioactivity
2013
9 Citations (Scopus)

A fatal case of Naegleria fowleri meningoencephalitis in Taiwan

Su, M. Y., Lee, M. S., Shyu, L. Y., Lin, W-C., Hsiao, P. C., Wang, C. P., Ji, D. D., Chen, K. M. & Lai, S. C., 2013 Apr 1, In : Korean Journal of Parasitology. 51, 2, p. 203-206 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Naegleria fowleri
Meningoencephalitis
Taiwan
Hot Springs
Trophozoites
11 Citations (Scopus)

Functional profiling of the Tritrichomonas foetus transcriptome and proteome

Huang, K. Y., Shin, J-W., Huang, P. J., Ku, F. M., Lin, W-C., Lin, R., Hsu, W. M. & Tang, P., 2013 Jan 1, In : Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology. 187, 1, p. 60-71 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tritrichomonas foetus
Proteome
Transcriptome
Expressed Sequence Tags
Felidae
17 Citations (Scopus)

Identification and significance of Naegleria fowleri isolated from the hot spring which related to the first primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) patient in Taiwan

Tung, M. C., Hsu, B. M., Tao, C. W., Lin, W-C., Tsai, H. F., Ji, D. D., Shen, S. M., Chen, J. S., Shih, F. C. & Huang, Y. L., 2013 Aug 1, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 43, 9, p. 691-696 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Naegleria fowleri
Naegleria
Hot Springs
Taiwan
Acanthamoeba
2012
27 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of putative miRNAs from the deep-branching unicellular flagellates

Huang, P. J., Lin, W-C., Chen, S. C., Lin, Y. H., Sun, C. H., Lyu, P. C. & Tang, P., 2012 Feb 1, In : Genomics. 99, 2, p. 101-107 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MicroRNAs
Trichomonas vaginalis
Giardia lamblia
Transfer RNA
Eukaryota
7 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular detection and comparison of Acanthamoeba genotypes in different functions of watersheds in Taiwan

Kao, P. M., Hsu, B. M., Chen, N. H., Huang, K. H., Huang, C. C., Ji, D. D., Chen, J. S., Lin, W-C., Huang, S. W. & Chiu, Y. C., 2012 Jul 1, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 184, 7, p. 4335-4344 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Watersheds
genotype
watershed
Rivers
encephalitis
11 Citations (Scopus)

Occurrence of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli genes in raw water of water treatment plants

Huang, S. W., Hsu, B. M., Su, Y. J., Ji, D. D., Lin, W-C., Chen, J. L., Shih, F. C., Kao, P. M. & Chiu, Y. C., 2012 Jan 1, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 19, 7, p. 2776-2783 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water treatment plants
Water Purification
Escherichia coli
Genes
Water
7 Citations (Scopus)

Relapse of imported vivax malaria despite standard-dose primaquine therapy: An investigation with molecular genotyping analyses

Chiang, T. Y., Lin, W-C., Kuo, M. C., Ji, D. D. & Fang, C. T., 2012 Jan 1, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 18, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primaquine
Vivax Malaria
Recurrence
Melanesia
Oceania
38 Citations (Scopus)

Seroepidemiology of Toxoplasma gondii Infection among Healthy Blood Donors in Taiwan

Chiang, T. Y., Hsieh, H. H., Kuo, M. C., Chiu, K. T., Lin, W. C., Fan, C. K., Fang, C. T. & Ji, D. D., 2012 Oct 25, In : PloS one. 7, 10, e48139.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Toxoplasmosis
Toxoplasma
serological surveys
Toxoplasma gondii
Blood Donors
36 Citations (Scopus)

Transcriptomic identification of iron-regulated and iron-independent gene copies within the heavily duplicated trichomonas vaginalis genome

Horváthová, L., Šafaříková, L., Basler, M., Hrdý, I., Campo, N. B., Shin, J. W., Huang, K. Y., Huang, P. J., Lin, R., Tang, P. & Tachezy, J., 2012 Dec 1, In : Genome Biology and Evolution. 4, 10, p. 1017-1029 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichomonas vaginalis
transcriptomics
Iron
genome
Genome
2011
5 Citations (Scopus)

An integrated microfluidic system capable of sample pretreatment and hybridization for microarrays

Tai, C. H., Shin, J. W., Chang, T. Y., Hsiung, S. K., Lin, C. C. & Lee, G. B., 2011 May 1, In : Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. 10, 5, p. 999-1009 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microarrays
Microfluidics
pretreatment
ribonucleic acids
RNA
3 Citations (Scopus)

Discovering indirect Gene associations by Filtering-Based Indirect Association Rule Mining

Liu, Y. C., Shin, J-W. & Tseng, V. S., 2011 Oct 1, In : International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control. 7, 10, p. 6041-6053 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Association Rule Mining
Association rules
Filtering
Genes
Gene
8 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of different analysis and identification methods for Salmonella detection in surface drinking water sources

Hsu, B. M., Huang, K. H., Huang, S. W., Tseng, K. C., Su, M. J., Lin, W. C., Ji, D. D., Shih, F. C., Chen, J. L. & Kao, P. M., 2011 Sep 15, In : Science of the Total Environment. 409, 20, p. 4435-4441 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salmonella
identification method
Potable water
Drinking Water
drinking water
10 Citations (Scopus)

Kinase Gene Expression and Subcellular Protein Expression Pattern of Protein Kinase C Isoforms in Curcumin-treated Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma Hep 3B Cells

Kao, H. H., Wu, C. J., Won, S. J., Shin, J. W., Liu, H. S. & Su, C. L., 2011 Jun 1, In : Plant Foods for Human Nutrition. 66, 2, p. 136-142 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Curcumin
curcumin
protein kinase C
hepatoma
Gene expression
43 Citations (Scopus)

Transcriptional activation of the Axl and PDGFR-α by c-Met through a ras- and Src-independent mechanism in human bladder cancer

Yeh, C. Y., Shin, S. M., Yeh, H. H., Wu, T. J., Shin, J. W., Chang, T. Y., Raghavaraju, G., Lee, C. T., Chiang, J. H., Tseng, V. S., Lee, Y. C. G., Shen, C. H., Chow, N. H. & Liu, H. S., 2011 Apr 16, In : BMC cancer. 11, 139.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Platelet-Derived Growth Factor alpha Receptor
Receptor Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Transcriptional Activation
Small Interfering RNA
2010
7 Citations (Scopus)

A novel method for mining temporally dependent association rules in three-dimensional microarray datasets

Liu, Y. C., Lee, C. H., Chen, W. C., Shin, J-W., Hsu, H. H. & Tseng, V. S., 2010 Dec 1, ICS 2010 - International Computer Symposium. p. 759-764 6 p. 5685410. (ICS 2010 - International Computer Symposium).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Association rules
Microarrays
Genes
Bioinformatics
Concretes
71 Citations (Scopus)

DSAP: Deep-sequencing small RNA analysis pipeline

Huang, P. J., Liu, Y. C., Lee, C. C., Lin, W-C., Gan, R. R. C., Lyu, P. C. & Tang, P., 2010 May 15, In : Nucleic acids research. 38, SUPPL. 2, gkq392.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

High-Throughput Nucleotide Sequencing
MicroRNAs
RNA
Untranslated RNA
Sequence Homology
48 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of the prognostic value of CD44 in glioblastoma multiforme

Wei, K. C., Huang, C. Y., Chen, P. Y., Feng, L. Y., Wu, T. W. E., Chen, S. M., Tsai, H. C., Lu, Y. J., Tsang, N. M., Tseng, C. K., Pai, P. C. & Shin, J. W., 2010 Jan 1, In : Anticancer research. 30, 1, p. 253-260 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

CD44 Antigens
Glioblastoma
CD63 Antigen
Osteopontin
Differentiation Antigens
84 Citations (Scopus)

Novel magnetic/ultrasound focusing system enhances nanoparticle drug delivery for glioma treatment

Chen, P. Y., Liu, H. L., Hua, M. Y., Yang, H. W., Huang, C. Y., Chu, P. C., Lyu, L. A., Tseng, I. C., Feng, L. Y., Tsai, H. C., Chen, S. M., Lu, Y. J., Wang, J. J., Yen, T. C., Ma, Y. H., Wu, T., Chen, J. P., Chuang, J. I., Shin, J. W., Hsueh, C. & 1 others, Wei, K. C., 2010 Oct 1, In : Neuro-Oncology. 12, 10, p. 1050-1060 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood-Brain Barrier
Brain Neoplasms
Glioma
Nanoparticles
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
2009
Thrombolytic Therapy
Pleural Effusion
Cytokines
Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinase-2
Chemokine CCL5
54 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of microRNA in the protist Trichomonas vaginalis

Lin, W. C., Li, S. C., Lin, W. C., Shin, J. W., Hu, S. N., Yu, X. M., Huang, T. Y., Chen, S. C., Chen, H. C., Chen, S. J., Huang, P. J., Ruei-Chi Gan, R., Chiu, C. H. & Tang, P., 2009 May 1, In : Genomics. 93, 5, p. 487-493 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichomonas vaginalis
MicroRNAs
Small Untranslated RNA
Trophozoites
Computational Biology
35 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetic-bead-based microfluidic system for ribonucleic acid extraction and reverse transcription processes

Liu, C. J., Lien, K. Y., Weng, C. Y., Shin, J-W., Chang, T. Y. & Lee, G. B., 2009 Jan 1, In : Biomedical Microdevices. 11, 2, p. 339-350 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Transcription
RNA
Reverse Transcription
Separators