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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    Research Output

    Anti-apoptotic proteins in the autophagic world: An update on functions of XIAP, Survivin, and BRUCE

    Cheung, C. H. A., Chang, Y. C., Lin, T. Y., Cheng, S. M. & Leung, E., 2020 Feb 5, In : Journal of biomedical science. 27, 1, 31.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
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  • Epidermal growth factor-induced COX-2 regulates metastasis of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma through upregulation of angiopoietin-like 4

    Chiang, K. H., Shieh, J. M., Shen, C. J., Chang, T. W., Wu, P. T., Hsu, J. Y., Tsai, J. P., Chang, W. C. & Chen, B. K., 2020 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Cancer Science.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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  • Student theses

    Acute stress induced depressive-like phenotypes via epigenetic regulation of BDNF expression in hippocampus

    Author: 品涵, 王., 2018 Aug 31

    Supervisor: Hsiao, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis

    AKT promotes protein stability and transcriptional activity of ZNF322A oncoprotein in lung cancer

    Author: 玉婷, 陳., 2017 Aug 22

    Supervisor: Wang, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis

    Biological Evaluation of DSF-1b a Synthetic Carbazole Derivative as an Anti-glioma Drug

    Author: 國書, 花., 2014 Jul 30

    Supervisor: Gean, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis