• 99 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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Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors Medicine & Life Sciences
Microbiota Medicine & Life Sciences
Pituitary Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
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

  • 99 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
9 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
14 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