• 421 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • National Cheng Kung University/Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Ph.D. 2010/09 ~ 2015/06


  • 2008/08 ~ 2010/07 Research assistant–National Cheng Kung University/ Department of Environmental and Occupational Health 
  • 2015/08 ~ 2017/07 Postdoctoral Researcher–National Cheng Kung University/ Department of Environmental and Occupational Health 
  • 2017/08~present Assistant Professor–National Cheng Kung University/Department of FoodSafety/Hygiene and Risk Management

Research Interests

  • Toxicology
  • Skin immunology
  • Application of nanomaterials and nanotoxicology
  • Cell biology
  • Biotechnology

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Autophagy Medicine & Life Sciences
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Cytotoxicity Chemical Compounds
Pentachlorophenol Medicine & Life Sciences
Cell death Chemical Compounds
NIH 3T3 Cells Medicine & Life Sciences
Chromium Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 2010 2019

  • 421 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
  • 13 Article
  • 4 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Cell Aging

Traffic-related particulate matter exposure induces nephrotoxicity in vitro and in vivo

Hsu, Y. H., Chuang, H. C., Lee, Y-H., Lin, Y. F., Chen, Y. J., Hsiao, T. C., Wu, M. Y. & Chiu, H. W., 2019 May 1, In : Free Radical Biology and Medicine. 135, p. 235-244 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Particulate Matter
Air Pollution
Air pollution
4 Citations (Scopus)

Apoptotic and nonapoptotic activities of pterostilbene against cancer

Chen, R-J., Kuo, H. C., Cheng, L. H., Lee, Y-H., Chang, W-T., Wang, B. J., Wang, Y-J. & Cheng, H-C., 2018 Jan 18, In : International journal of molecular sciences. 19, 1, 287.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Citations (Scopus)

Autophagy-inducing effect of pterostilbene: A prospective therapeutic/preventive option for skin diseases

Chen, R-J., Lee, Y-H., Yeh, Y. L., Wu, W. S., Ho, C. T., Li, C. Y., Wang, B. J. & Wang, Y-J., 2017 Jan 1, In : Journal of Food and Drug Analysis. 25, 1, p. 125-133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

skin diseases
Skin Diseases
3 Citations (Scopus)

Endoplasmic reticulum stress-triggered autophagy and lysosomal dysfunction contribute to the cytotoxicity of amine-modified silver nanoparticles in NIH 3T3 cells

Lee, Y-H., Fang, C. Y., Chiu, H. W., Cheng, F. Y., Tsai, J-C., Chen, C. W. & Wang, Y-J., 2017 Jul 1, In : Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. 13, 7, p. 778-794 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

NIH 3T3 Cells
Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress
Biological systems