• 2025 Citations
  • 25 h-Index
19952019
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Personal profile

Education

  • 1993 PhD, Genetics,University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, USA

Research Interests

  • angiogenesis
  • molecular biology
  • Oral carcinogenesis
  • tumor biology
  • wound repair

Experience

  • 2009~Professor, Institute of Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
  • 1985~1986 Research Associate, Panlabs, Inc., Taipei, Taiwan
  • 1987~1993 Graduate Student and Research Assistant, Department of Genetics and Cell Biology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, U.S.A.
  • 1993~1996 Fellow, Mineral Metabolism Unit, J. L. Pettis Memorial VAMC, Loma Linda, CA, U.S.A.
  • 1996 ~1997 Postdoctoral Fellow, Walther Oncology Center, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, U.S.A.
  • 1998~1999 Visiting Research Associate, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, U.S.A.
  • 1999~ 2004 Assistant Professor, Institute of Molecular Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
  • 2004 -2009 Associate Professor, Institute of Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University , Tainan, Taiwan
  • 2007/6~2007/6 Visiting Scholar, Dr. Carlo Croce's Lab, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA .
  • 2012/07~2013/06 Visiting scholar, Department of Pharmacology, University of California, San Diego, U.S.A.

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Projects 1999 2019

Research Output 1995 2019

  • 2025 Citations
  • 25 h-Index
  • 60 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Conference article
  • 1 Review article

Cancer-associated fibroblast-derived interleukin-1β activates protumor C-C motif chemokine ligand 22 signaling in head and neck cancer

Huang, Y. H., Chang, C. Y., Kuo, Y. Z., Fang, W. Y., Kao, H. Y., Tsai, S. T. & Wu, L. W., 2019 Sep 1, In : Cancer Science. 110, 9, p. 2783-2793 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
CC Chemokines
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Interleukin-1
Ligands
Mouth Neoplasms

Angiogenin Attenuates Scar Formation in Burn Patients by Reducing Fibroblast Proliferation and Transforming Growth Factor β1 Secretion

Pan, S-C., Lee, C. H., Chen, C. L., Fang, W. Y. & Wu, L-W., 2018 Feb 1, In : Annals of plastic surgery. 80, 2S Suppl 1, p. S79-S83

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibroblast Growth Factors
Transforming Growth Factors
Cicatrix
Fibroblasts
angiogenin

Predominance of CD14+ Cells in Burn Blister Fluids

Chen, S. H., Wong, T-W., Lee, C. H., Chen, C. L., Wu, L-W. & Pan, S-C., 2018 Feb 1, In : Annals of plastic surgery. 80, 2S Suppl 1, p. S70-S74

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blister
Wounds and Injuries
Angiogenesis Inducing Agents
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2
Informed Consent
3 Citations (Scopus)

The p53-S100A2 Positive Feedback Loop Negatively Regulates Epithelialization in Cutaneous Wound Healing

Pan, S. C., Li, C. Y., Kuo, C. Y., Kuo, Y. Z., Fang, W. Y., Huang, Y. H., Hsieh, T. C., Kao, H. Y., Kuo, Y., Kang, Y. R., Tsai, W. C., Tsai, S. T. & Wu, L. W., 2018 Dec 1, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 5458.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wound Healing
Skin
Wounds and Injuries
Keratinocytes
Re-Epithelialization
5 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-IL-20 monoclonal antibody inhibited inflammation and protected against cartilage destruction in murine models of osteoarthritis

Hsu, Y-H., Yang, Y. Y., Huwang, M. H., Weng, Y. H., Jou, I. M., Wu, P-T., Lin, T. Y., Wu, L-W. & Chang, M-S., 2017 Apr 1, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 4, e0175802.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

osteoarthritis
Cartilage
interleukins
cartilage
Osteoarthritis

Thesis

Calcium-Binding S100A2 Impaired Cutaneous Wound Healing By Modulating P53 Activity

Author: 哲瑜, 李., 2017 Aug 24

Supervisor: Wu, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Contribution of Circulating Cells to Cardiac Repair

Author: 美芳, 吳., 2015 Feb 3

Supervisor: Wu, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Studying the Role of Yes-Associated Protein in Oral Cancer

Author: 子勤, 謝., 2016 Aug 30

Supervisor: Wu, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Study the dialogue between oral cancer cells and immune cells

Author: 俞瑄, 黃., 2016 Aug 29

Supervisor: Wu, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

The intracellular and extracellular role(s) of YES-associated protein in oral carcinogenesis

Author: 筑涵, 張., 2018 Aug 28

Supervisor: Wu, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis