• 495 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile


  • 2005 PhD, University of Rochester, USA

Research Interests

  • Epigenetics
  • Aging
  • Cancer

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Shian-Jang Yan is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 3 Similar Profiles
Drosophila Medicine & Life Sciences
Heterochromatin Medicine & Life Sciences
Nuclear Receptor Subfamily 2, Group C, Member 2 Medicine & Life Sciences
DNA Damage Medicine & Life Sciences
Ribosomal RNA Medicine & Life Sciences
Transcription Chemical Compounds
Cytoplasmic and Nuclear Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences
Transducers Medicine & Life Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2013 2018

Research Output 2000 2018

  • 495 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 15 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
21 Citations (Scopus)
Reactive Oxygen Species
Drosophila melanogaster
5 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogen gas protects IP3Rs by reducing disulfide bridges in human keratinocytes under oxidative stress

Wu, C. Y., Hsu, W. L., Tsai, M. H., Liang, J. L., Lu, J. H., Yen, C. J., Yu, H. S., Noda, M., Lu, C. Y., Chen, C. H., Yan, S. J. & Yoshioka, T., 2017 Dec 1, In : Scientific reports. 7, 1, 3606.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxidative stress
Reactive Oxygen Species
46 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms of silver nanoparticle-induced toxicity and important role of autophagy

Mao, B. H., Tsai, J-C., Chen, C. W., Yan, S-J. & Wang, Y-J., 2016 Sep 13, In : Nanotoxicology. 10, 8, p. 1021-1040 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

9 Citations (Scopus)

Derinat protects skin against ultraviolet-B (UVB)-induced cellular damage

Hsu, W. L., Lu, J. H., Noda, M., Wu, C. Y., Liu, J. D., Sakakibara, M., Tsai, M. H., Yu, H. S., Lin, M. W., Huang, Y. B., Yan, S. J. & Yoshioka, T., 2015 Nov 12, In : Molecules. 20, 11, p. 20297-20311 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reactive Oxygen Species

CORRIGENDUM: Drosophila Kdm4 demethylases in histone H3 lysine 9 demethylation and ecdysteroid signalling

Tsurumi, A., Dutta, P., Yan, S-J., Shang, R. & Li, W. X., 2014 Mar 4, In : Scientific reports. 4, 3870.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate


Epigenetic Mechanisms of Vitamin D Resistance in Prostate Cancer

Author: 冠榮, 賴., 2018 Aug 31

Supervisor: Yan, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Heterochromatin suppresses high-dietary-sugar induced tumor progression

Author: 哲維, 張., 2017 Aug 15

Supervisor: Yan, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) induce ROS-mediated cellular damages in Drosophila

Author: 姿羽, 陳., 2016 Sep 2

Supervisor: Yan, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

The role of heterochromatin in Drosophila innate immune response

Author: 博仁, 吳., 2015 Aug 28

Supervisor: Yan, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis