• 1827 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
19942018
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Personal profile

Education

  • 2003 PhD, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University

Experience

  • 2004~2009 Post-doctoral research fellow, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania
  • 2009/08-2011/07 Project-Assisted Research Investigator, Bone and Joint Research Center, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2011/08 ~ 2012/07 Project-Assisted Research Investigator, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2012/08 ~ 2014/07 Assistant Professor, Graduate Institute of Biological Materials and Tissue Engineering, Taipei Medical University
  • 2014/08~ present Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, National Cheng Kung University

Research Interests

  • Cell mechanics
  • Stem Cell Biology
  • Cancer metastasis

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Projects 2012 2018

細胞形狀調控肌腱型成的機轉

Wang, Y.

17-08-0118-07-31

Project: Research project

導眠靜影響骨髓間質幹細胞軟骨分化的機轉

Wang, Y.

16-08-0117-07-31

Project: Research project

基質軟硬度調控血管平滑肌細胞移行的機轉

Wang, Y.

15-08-0116-07-31

Project: Research project

Research Output 1994 2018

9 Citations (Scopus)

Caveolin-1 Controls Hyperresponsiveness to Mechanical Stimuli and Fibrogenesis-Associated RUNX2 Activation in Keloid Fibroblasts

Hsu, C. K., Lin, H. H., Harn, H. I., Ogawa, R., Wang, Y. K., Ho, Y. T., Chen, W. R., Lee, Y. C., Lee, J. Y. Y., Shieh, S. J., Cheng, C. M., McGrath, J. A. & Tang, M. J., 2018 Jan, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 138, 1, p. 208-218 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caveolin 1
Keloid
Fibroblasts
Chemical activation
trichostatin A
5 Citations (Scopus)

Coincidence Detection of Membrane Stretch and Extracellular pH by the Proton-Sensing Receptor OGR1 (GPR68)

Wei, W. C., Bianchi, F., Wang, Y-G., Tang, M-J., Ye, H. & Glitsch, M. D., 2018 Dec 3, In : Current Biology. 28, 23, p. 3815-3823.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

protons
Protons
Membranes
receptors
Acidification
5 Citations (Scopus)

Lis1 dysfunction leads to traction force reduction and cytoskeletal disorganization during cell migration

Jheng, G. W., Hur, S. S., Chang, C. M., Wu, C. C., Cheng, J. S., Lee, H. H., Chung, B. C., Wang, Y-G., Lin, K. H., del Álamo, J. C., Chien, S. & Tsai, J. W., 2018 Mar 11, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 497, 3, p. 869-875 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traction
Cell Movement
Adhesion
Cell adhesion
Fibroblasts

Midazolam inhibits chondrogenesis via peripheral benzodiazepine receptor in human mesenchymal stem cells

Chen, Y. C., Wu, K. C., Huang, B-M., So, E. C. & Wang, Y-G., 2018 May 1, In : Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine. 22, 5, p. 2896-2907 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chondrogenesis
Midazolam
GABA-A Receptors
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Osteogenesis
3 Citations (Scopus)

An Effective Cell Coculture Platform Based on the Electrospun Microtube Array Membrane for Nerve Regeneration

Tseng, V. C. H., Chew, C. H., Huang, W. T., Wang, Y-G., Chen, K. S., Chou, S. Y. & Chen, C. C., 2017 Oct 1, In : Cells Tissues Organs. 204, 3-4, p. 179-190 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nerve Regeneration
Coculture Techniques
Membranes
Neural Stem Cells
Astrocytes

Thesis

Midazolam inhibits TGF-beta-induced cancer cells proliferation and Epithelial - Mesenchymal Transition

Author: 欣麟, 盧., 2018 Aug 6

Supervisor: Wang, Y. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Shape control of tenogenesis

Author: 方妤, 羅., 2017 Jul 19

Supervisor: Wang, Y. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis