Shainn-Wei Wang

Associate Professor

  • 893 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • 1996 PhD,The Pennsylvania State University

Research Interests

  • Cellular Biochemistry (Protein-protein interaction/vesicular trafficking/membrane signaling)
  • Immunology (DNA vaccine/Mucosal and cellular immunity)
  • Molecular Genetics (Viral survellance and detection tools/Transcriptional and translational regulations)
  • Virology (RNA viruses/Infection, replication and pathogenesis)


  • 1985~1986 Internship: Fu-Jen Catholic University, Plant Ecology La
  • 1986~1987 Internship (HPLC certificate), Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center, Plant physiology Department
  • 1989~1990 Research technician, Fu-Jen Catholic University, Microbiology Laboratory
  • 1993~1996 Research assistant, Pesticide Research Laboratory, The Pennsylvania State University
  • 1996/9~1997/9 Postdoctoral Research associate, Pesticide Research Laboratory, Inter-college program in Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University
  • 1997/9~2004/7 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School/Children’s Hospital
  • 2004/8~ current Adjunct Assistant Professor,The Institute of Basic Medical Science of NCKU
  • 2004/8~ Assistant Professor,Institute of Molecular Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Medical College
  • 2005/8~200/9 Adjunct Assistant Professor,The National Health Research Institute of Clinical Medicine and Department of Pathology

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T-Lymphocytes Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2005 2017

Research Output 1993 2017

  • 893 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
Enterovirus Infections
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of the near full-length genome of a novel HIV-1 CRF01-AE/CRF07-BC recombinant in an injection drug user from Southern Taiwan

Lee, N. Y., Wang, J. C., Lin, Y. C., Wu, C. J., Li, C. W., Li, M. C., Wang, S. W., Tseng, F. C. & Ko, W. C., 2016 Jun, In : AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 32, 6, p. 588-594 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Users
10 Citations (Scopus)

DDX3 functions in antiviral innate immunity through translational control of PACT

Lai, M. C., Sun, H. S., Wang, S. W. & Tarn, W. Y., 2016 Jan 1, In : FEBS Journal. 283, 1, p. 88-101 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Innate Immunity
Antiviral Agents
5' Untranslated Regions
Viral RNA
Protein Biosynthesis
8 Citations (Scopus)

Kallistatin ameliorates influenza virus pathogenesis by inhibition of kallikrein-related peptidase 1-mediated cleavage of viral hemagglutinin

Leu, C. H., Yang, M. L., Chung, N. H., Huang, Y. J., Su, Y. C., Chen, Y. C., Lin, C. C., Shieh, G. S., Chang, M. Y., Wang, S. W., Chang, Y., Chao, J., Chao, L., Wu, C. L. & Shiau, A. L., 2015 Sep 1, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 59, 9, p. 5619-5630 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Viral Hemagglutinins
Peptide Hydrolases
2 Citations (Scopus)

A dual-fluorescent reporter facilitates identification of thiol compounds that suppress microsatellite instability induced by oxidative stress

Li, I. C., Chiu, C. Y., Wu, C. L., Chi, J. Y., Jian, S. R., Wang, S. W. & Chang, C. L., 2014 Apr 1, In : Free Radical Biology and Medicine. 69, p. 86-95 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microsatellite Instability
Oxidative stress
Sulfhydryl Compounds
Microsatellite Repeats
Oxidative Stress