• 190 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • 2006 PhD, Institute of Microbiology & Immunology, National Yang-Ming University


  • 1998/10~2000/07 Teaching Assistant, National Yang-Ming University
  • 2006/09~2007/07 Postdoc fellow, National University of Singapore
  • 2007/09~2010/08 Postdoc Associate, Cornell University
  • 2010/09~2013/01 Research Associate, Cornell University
  • 2013/02~2013/07 Postdoc, Center of Infectious Disease and Signal Research, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2013/08~2017/07 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2017/08 ~ present Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, National Cheng Kung University

Research Interests

  • Bacteriology
  • Microbiota research

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Clostridium difficile Medicine & Life Sciences
Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli Medicine & Life Sciences
Paratuberculosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycobacterium avium Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis Agriculture & Biology
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Escherichia coli Chemical Compounds

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Projects 2013 2017

Research Output 2006 2019

  • 190 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
  • 23 Article
  • 1 Editorial
Open Access
Leucine-Responsive Regulatory Protein
Clostridium difficile
Gram-Positive Bacteria
Virulence Factors
1 Citation (Scopus)

A multi-omic analysis reveals the role of fumarate in regulating the virulence of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli

Kuo, C. J., Wang, S. T., Lin, C. M., Chiu, H. C., Huang, C. R., Lee, D. Y., Chang, G. D., Chou, T. C., Chen, J. W. & Chen, C. S., 2018 Mar 1, In : Cell Death and Disease. 9, 3, 381.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli
Caenorhabditis elegans
Escherichia coli Infections
1 Citation (Scopus)
Clone Cells
Escherichia coli
6 Citations (Scopus)

Lauric acid is an inhibitor of Clostridium difficile growth in vitro and reduces inflammation in a mouse infection model

Yang, H. T., Chen, J. W., Rathod, J., Jiang, Y. Z., Tsai, P. J., Hung, Y. P., Ko, W. C., Paredes-Sabja, D. & Huang, I. H., 2018 Jan 17, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, JAN, 2635.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lauric acid
Clostridium difficile
Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile