• 284 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • 2015 PhD, Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore

Research Interests

  • 3D Cell Culture
  • Circulating Rare Cells
  • In Vitro Tumor Model
  • Microfluidics Cellular Assays
  • Tissue Microenvironment


  • 2009/08 ~ 2010/07 Research Assistant, National Taiwan University
  • 2010/08 ~ 2014/08 Research Assistant, BioSyM, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology
  • 2014/09 ~ 2016/05 Application Scientist, Clearbridge Biomedics, Singapore
  • 2016/08 ~ present Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University

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Microfluidics Engineering & Materials Science
Clamping devices Engineering & Materials Science
Ion Channels Chemical Compounds
Ion exchange Engineering & Materials Science
Ions Engineering & Materials Science
Fabrication Engineering & Materials Science
Rapid prototyping Engineering & Materials Science
Screening Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 2017 2020

Research Output 2008 2019

  • 284 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
  • 12 Article
  • 7 Conference contribution
  • 1 Paper

Simple in-house fabrication of microwells for generating uniform hepatic multicellular cancer aggregates and discovering novel therapeutics

Chiu, C. Y., Chen, Y. C., Wu, K. W., Hsu, W. C., Lin, H. P., Chang, H. C., Lee, Y. C., Wang, Y. K. & Tu, T. Y., 2019 Oct 1, In : Materials. 12, 20, 3308.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cell culture
1 Citation (Scopus)

Chemo-photothermal effects of doxorubicin/silica-carbon hollow spheres on liver cancer

Chen, Y. C., Chiu, W. T., Chang, C., Wu, P. C., Tu, T. Y., Lin, H. P. & Chang, H. C., 2018 Jan 1, In : RSC Advances. 8, 64, p. 36775-36784 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicon Dioxide
44 Citations (Scopus)

Contact-dependent carcinoma aggregate dispersion by M2a macrophages via ICAM-1 and ß2 integrin interactions

Bai, J., Adriani, G., Dang, T. M., Tu, T. Y., Penny, H. X. L., Wong, S. C., Kamm, R. D. R. D. & Thiery, J. P., 2015 Jan 1, In : Oncotarget. 6, 28, p. 25295-25307 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1
27 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of drugs as single agents or in combination to prevent carcinoma dissemination in a microfluidic 3D environment

Bai, J., Tu, T. Y., Kim, C., Thiery, J. P. & Kamm, R. D., 2015 Jan 1, In : Oncotarget. 6, 34, p. 36603-36614 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells
Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition
Pharmaceutical Preparations
11 Citations (Scopus)

Three-dimensional image cytometer based on widefield structured light microscopy and high-speed remote depth scanning

Choi, H., Wadduwage, D. N., Tu, T. Y., Matsudaira, P. & So, P. T. C., 2015 Jan 1, In : Cytometry Part A. 87, 1, p. 49-60 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Three-Dimensional Imaging