• 101 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • Ph.D., Tzu-Chi University

Research Interests

  • Microbiome
  • Gut/Lung Microbiota
  • Mucosal Immunity


  • 2017/08~present Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Laboratory Science and Biotechnology, National Cheng-Kung University
  • 2012/11~2017/07 Postdoctor, Immunity Reacher Center, National Health Research Institutes

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Oncogenes Medicine & Life Sciences
Dual Specificity Phosphatase 6 Medicine & Life Sciences
Mucosal Immunity Medicine & Life Sciences
Angelica sinensis Medicine & Life Sciences
Transcriptome Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2018 2018

Research Output 2012 2019

  • 101 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
  • 8 Article
  • 1 Review article

An overview of microbiome based strategies on anti-obesity

Chang, C. S., Ruan, J-W. & Kao, C. Y., 2019 Jan 1, In : Kaohsiung Journal of Medical Sciences. 35, 1, p. 7-16 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Animal Models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-Cancer Effects of Radix Angelica Sinensis (Danggui) and N-Butylidenephthalide on Gastric Cancer: Implications for REDD1 Activation and mTOR Inhibition

Liao, K. F., Chiu, T. L., Huang, S. Y., Hsieh, T. F., Chang, S. F., Ruan, J-W., Chen, S. P., Pang, C. Y. & Chiu, S. C., 2018 Aug 1, In : Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry. 48, 6, p. 2231-2236 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angelica sinensis
Stomach Neoplasms
RNA Sequence Analysis
10 Citations (Scopus)

HLH-30/TFEB-mediated autophagy functions in a cell-autonomous manner for epithelium intrinsic cellular defense against bacterial pore-forming toxin in C. elegans

Chen, H. D., Kao, C. Y., Liu, B. Y., Huang, S. W., Kuo, C. J., Ruan, J. W., Lin, Y. H., Huang, C. R., Chen, Y. H., Wang, H. D., Aroian, R. V. & Chen, C. S., 2017 Feb 1, In : Autophagy. 13, 2, p. 371-385 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caenorhabditis elegans
15 Citations (Scopus)

Dual-specificity phosphatase 6 deficiency regulates gut microbiome and transcriptome response against diet-induced obesity in mice

Ruan, J-W., Statt, S., Huang, C. T., Tsai, Y. T., Kuo, C. C., Chan, H. L., Liao, Y. C., Tan, T. H. & Kao, C. Y., 2016 Nov 28, In : Nature Microbiology. 2, 16220.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dual Specificity Phosphatase 6
High Fat Diet
3 Citations (Scopus)

Lipidome and transcriptome profiling of pneumolysin intoxication identifies networks involved in statin-conferred protection of airway epithelial cells

Statt, S., Ruan, J. W., Huang, C. T., Wu, R. & Kao, C. Y., 2015 May 29, In : Scientific reports. 5, 10624.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Gene Expression Profiling
Epithelial Cells
Streptococcus pneumoniae