Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University is consisted of two interconnected faculties: Division of Pharmacology in Department of Medicine, and Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine. The Chairman is Dr. Ben-Kuen Chen, and the faculty members currently include six professors, two associate professors, three assistant professors. The main commitments of the department of Pharmacology are: (1) improving the quality of our country’s healthcare services through providing high quality pharmacological and biomedical education to students at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels; (2) producing world-class biomedical scientists through training of students with cutting edge research program in areas including tumorigenesis, anti-cancer drug development, drug-resistance, neuropharmacology, and metabolic disease. To provide a diversified learning environment, besides traditional and PBL-integrated lectures, internationally renowned scientists are frequently invited as guest speakers for our departmental seminars.

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Amygdala Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Lung Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Neurons Medicine & Life Sciences
Cells Chemical Compounds
Fear Medicine & Life Sciences
Synaptic Transmission Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 1995 2020

Research Output 1986 2019

Cloning, expression, and purification of the recombinant pro-apoptotic dominant-negative survivin T34A-C84A protein in Escherichia coli

Tsai, S. L., Chang, Y. C., Sarvagalla, S., Wang, S., Coumar, M. S. & Cheung, C-H., 2019 Aug 1, In : Protein Expression and Purification. 160, p. 73-83 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Escherichia coli Proteins
Organism Cloning
Recombinant Proteins

Functional effects of let-7g expression in colon cancer metastasis

Chang, C. M., Wong, H. S. C., Huang, C. Y., Hsu, W. L., Maio, Z. F., Chiu, S. J., Tsai, Y. T., Chen, B-K., Wan, Y. J. Y., Wang, J. Y. & Chang, W. C., 2019 Apr 1, In : Cancers. 11, 4, 489.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Colonic Neoplasms
Colorectal Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis
Open Access
Colorectal Neoplasms


quantitative analysis
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Student theses

Treatment of Glioblastoma by targeting HSP90

Author: 霈帆, 陳., 2019

Supervisor: Gean, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis