Dr. Rong-Tsun Wu, Professor

Institute of Biopharmaceutical Science, National Yang-Ming University
Phone: 886-2-2826-7105
E-mail: rtwu@ym.edu.tw


1974, B.S.@ Pharma-ceutical Science / Pharmaceutical Science
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1979, M.S.@ Food Chemistry
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1982, Ph.D.@Applied Microbiology/ Life-Pharmaceutical Science
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1. Life-Pharmaceutical Science

2. Medical Microbiology & Immunology

3. Immunopharmacology

4. Cancer Chemotherapy


1. Huei-Chen Huang, Jin-Hsia Chang, Shiu-Feng Tung, Rong-Tsun Wu, Immunosuppressive effect of emodin, a free radical generator. European J.Pharmacology, 211:359-364, 1992.

2. Hsuch-Ching Chiang, Jane-Jen Wang & Rong-Tsun Wu. Immunomodulators from Paris formosana Hayata. Anticancer Res. 12:949-958, 1992.

3. Hsuch-Ching Chiang, Jane-Jen Wang and Rong-Tsun Wu. Immunomodulating effects of the hydrolysis products of formosanin-C and ]-ecdysone from Paris formosana Hayata. Anticancer Res. 12:1475-1478, 1992.

4. Biing-Shiun Huang, Rong-Tsun Wu, Kwang-Yu Chien. Relationship of Q(-) transfer RNAs to the histopathological gradings and survival in human lung cancer. Cancer Res. 52:4696-4700, 1992.

5. Ya-Lei Chen, Rong-Tsun Wu. Altered queuine modification of transfer RNA involved in the differentiation of human erythroleukemia K562 cells in the presence of distinct differentiation inducers. Cancer Res. 54:2192- 2198, 1994.

6. Immunomodulatory thiophenecompouds. R.O.C Patent No.68813, 1995.

7. Novel thiophene compounds.R.O.C. patent No.75780, 1996.

8. Medicinal thiophene compounds, U.S.Patent No: 5,602,170. 1997.

9. Yuh-Ju Sun, Chia-Cheng Chou, Wei-Shone Chen, Rong-Tsun Wu, Menghsiao Meng and Chwan-Deng Hsiao,The crystal structure of a multifunctional protein: phosphoglucose isomerase/autocrine motility factor/neuroleukin. Proc-Natl-Acad-Sci-U-S-A, 96:5412-5417,1999.

10. Yan-Jyu Tsai, I-Ling Chen, Lin-Yea Horng, and Rong-Tsun Wu, Induction of differentiation in rat C6 glioma cells with saikosaponins. Phytotherapy, 14: 1-5, 2002.

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