Michael Warren Hughes

Assistant Professor

  • 1167 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
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  • 2011 PhD, Department of Pathology, University of Southern California


  • 2012~present National Cheng Kung University, Research Center of Wound Regeneration & Repair (iWRR) Vice Director of Research and Principal Investigator, Institute of Clinical Medicine Assistant Professor
  • 2016~Present Assistant Professor/Institute of Clinical Medicine, NCKU

Research Interests

  • Tissue Regeneration
  • Wound Healing
  • Stem cell biology
  • Endogenous reprogramming of cells

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Skin Medicine & Life Sciences
Hair Follicle Medicine & Life Sciences
Regeneration Medicine & Life Sciences
Hair Medicine & Life Sciences
Stem cells Chemical Compounds
Chemical activation Chemical Compounds
Stem Cells Medicine & Life Sciences
Wound Healing Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2017 2018

Research Output 2001 2019

Regeneration of rete ridges in Lanyu pig (Sus scrofa): Insights for human skin wound healing

Lin, C. H., Chiu, P. Y., Hsueh, Y-Y., Shieh, S-J., Wu, C-C., Wong, T-W., Chuong, C. M. & Hughes, M. W., 2019 Apr 1, In : Experimental Dermatology. 28, 4, p. 472-479 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sus scrofa
Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen
Wound Healing
Alkaline Phosphatase
5 Citations (Scopus)

The tension biology of wound healing

Harn, H. I. C., Ogawa, R., Hsu, C. K., Hughes, M. W., Tang, M. J. & Chuong, C. M., 2019 Apr, In : Experimental Dermatology. 28, 4, p. 464-471 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Wound Healing
13 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical forces in skin disorders

Hsu, C. K., Lin, H. H., Harn, H. I. C., Hughes, M. W., Tang, M. J. & Yang, C. C., 2018 Jun, In : Journal of Dermatological Science. 90, 3, p. 232-240 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Skin Diseases
Wound Healing
Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex
5 Citations (Scopus)

Msx2 Supports Epidermal Competency during Wound-Induced Hair Follicle Neogenesis

Hughes, M. W., Jiang, T. X., Plikus, M. V., Guerrero-Juarez, C. F., Lin, C. H., Schafer, C., Maxson, R., Widelitz, R. B. & Chuong, C. M., 2018 Sep 1, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 138, 9, p. 2041-2050 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hair Follicle
Chemical activation
Binding Sites
Wounds and Injuries
2 Citations (Scopus)
Hair Follicle
Wounds and Injuries
Wound Healing