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Education

  • 1998 PhD, Molecular and Cellular Biology Program, Arizona State University

Experience

  • 2000/08-2004/07 Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2004/08-2009/07 Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2005/08-2008/07 Director, Teaching Resource Center, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2009/08 - present Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2011/07-2012/01 Visiting Professor, University of Arizona, Tucson/Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, Arizona, USA
  • 2012/08-2015/07 Chairman, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
  • 2017/02- present Vice Dean, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University

Research Interests

  • Molecular mechanisms underlying the interaction between metabolic and mood disorders
  • Effect of exercise on brain funciton

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Projects 2000 2020

Research Output 1996 2019

  • 8520 Citations
  • 48 h-Index
  • 115 Article
  • 7 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Editorial

Acute and long-term treadmill running differentially induce c-Fos expression in region- and time-dependent manners in mouse brain

Tsai, S. F., Liu, Y. W. & Kuo, Y. M., 2019 Nov 1, In : Brain Structure and Function. 224, 8, p. 2677-2689 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Running
Periaqueductal Gray
Brain
Lateral Hypothalamic Area
Motor Cortex
1 Citation (Scopus)

A hydrolyzed chicken extract CMI-168 enhances learning and memory in middle-aged mice

Tsai, S. F., Chang, C. Y., Yong, S. M., Lim, A. L., Nakao, Y., Chen, S. J. & Kuo, Y. M., 2019 Jan, In : Nutrients. 11, 1, 27.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
middle-aged adults
chicken meat
Meat
Chickens
ingredients

Expression of AHI1 Rescues Amyloidogenic Pathology in Alzheimer’s Disease Model Cells

Ting, L. L., Lu, H. T., Yen, S. F., Ngo, T. H., Tu, F. Y., Tsai, I. S., Tsai, Y. H., Chang, F. Y., Li, X. J., Li, S., Lee, C. K., Kao, S. H., Kuo, Y. M. & Lin, Y. F., 2019 Nov 1, In : Molecular Neurobiology. 56, 11, p. 7572-7582 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amyloid beta-Protein Precursor
Alzheimer Disease
Pathology
Amyloid
Protein C

Preventive hypothermia as a neuroprotective strategy for paclitaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy

Beh, S. T., Kuo, Y-M., Chang, W. S. W., Wilder-Smith, E., Tsao, C. H., Tsai, C. H., Chen, L. T. & Liao, L. D., 2019 Jul 1, In : Pain. 160, 7, p. 1505-1521 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Paclitaxel
Hypothermia
Induced Hypothermia
Drug Therapy

The Role of Methylated Circulating Nucleic Acids as a Potential Biomarker in Alzheimer’s Disease

Pai, M-C., Kuo, Y-M., Wang, I. F., Chiang, P-M. & Tsai, K-J., 2019 Apr 1, In : Molecular Neurobiology. 56, 4, p. 2440-2449 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nucleic Acids
Alzheimer Disease
Biomarkers
Amyloid
Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Thesis

Aging and running exercise affect adult hippocampal neurogenesis via different mechanisms

Author: 振鵬, 羅., 2014 Aug 16

Supervisor: Kuo, Y. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

BDNF-TrkB signaling inhibits microglial activation: countering effect of aging and exercise

Author: 詩盈, 吳., 2016 Jun 20

Supervisor: Kuo, Y. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Comparative analysis of microglia activation and dopaminergic neuron loss between substantia nigra and ventral tegmental area

Author: 亦婷, 江., 2014 Aug 20

Supervisor: Kuo, Y. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Comparison of the running exercise-induced neural activity in different brain regions

Author: 玉雯, 劉., 2016 Jan 28

Supervisor: Kuo, Y. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Effect of energy deficiency on the accumulation of Aβ and phosphorylation of tau

Author: 竹菀, 李., 2014 Aug 19

Supervisor: Kuo, Y. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis