Karolinska Institute. Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Stockholm, Sweden
1975-1983 National Yang-Ming University. Doctorate degree in Medicine, Taipei,
Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California,
Davis, California, USA
of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei,
of the Neural Regeneration Center
Regeneration Laboratory Chief of Staff , Neurological Institute, Taipei
Veterans General Hospital,
Professor of Surgery, Department of Medicine, National Yang Ming
University, Taipei, Taiwan
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute,
Professor, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Physician, Department of Neurosurgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital,
Surgery Section, Department of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei,
Hall of Fame
Health Professionals of the World International Biographical Center, Cambridge,
Outstanding Alumnus, National Yang-Ming University Award
Physician, Veterans Affairs Commission, Executive Yuan, ROC
Research & Development, Veterans Affairs Commission, Executive Yuan,
for Neural Regeneration: Growth Factor Cocktail Therapy, Olfactory Ensheathing
Cell, and Neuroprotective Gene Therapy
of Achievement Award, 10th Sino-Japan Symposium on Cancer Treatment, Taiwan
Reeve Paralysis Foundation, Research Grants Program Award
for Best Hospital Structure Recommendation: Spinal Cord Injury Repair Strategy,
The Executive Yuan of the Republic of China
Bors Society Research Award, California, USA
Innovation Award, Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Who’s Who Award, Outstanding Academic Achievement, USA
Laureat, Neurology & Psy Association of France
Major Research Interests:
of spinal cord and nerve roots after trauma
regeneration and trophic factor
- Fu SW, Lin YY, Chou SC, Kao
LS, Hsu SY, Cheng FC, Shih YH, Cheng H, Fu YY, Jia-Yi.
Tetramethylpyrazine Inhibits Activities of Glioma Cells and Glutamate
Neuro-excitotoxicity – Potential Therapeutic Application for Treatment of
Glioma. NEURO-ONCOLOGY 2008;10:139-152.
- Lee MJ, Chen CJ, Cheng CH,
Huang WC, Kuo HS, Wu JC, Tsai MJ, Huang MC, Chang WC and Cheng H.
Combined Treatment Using Peripheral Nerve Graft and Acidic FGF-1: Changes
to the Glial Environment and Differential Macrophage Reaction in a
Complete Transected Spinal Cord. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS
- Wu TC, Huang WC, Chen YC,
Shih YH, Cheng H. Stabilization of subaxial cervical spines by lateral
mass screw fixation with modified Margerl's technique. SURGICAL
- Wu JC, Huang WC, Cheng H,
Liang ML, Ho CY, Wong TT, Shih YH, and Yen YS. Endoscopic Transnasaal
Transclival Odontoidectomy: A New Approach to Decompression -Technical
Case Report. NEUROSURGERY 2008;63: ONSE92-ONSE94.
- Wu JC, Huang WC, Tsai TA,
Chen YC, and Cheng H. Nerve repair using acidic fibroblast growth factor
in human cervical spinal cord injury: a preliminary Phase I clinical
study. JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY-SPINE 2008;8:208-214.
- Wu JC and Cheng H. Response
to Editorial, Repair of the chronically injured human spinal cord. JOURNAL
OF NEUROSURGERY-SPINE 2008;8:205-207.
- Chou YH, Chao Ms. Tsai,
Cheng H, Chen KB, Yang DM, Yang CH, Lin AMY. Arsenite-induced
cytotoxicity in dorsal root ganglion explants. FREE RADICAL BIOLOGY
AND MEDICINE 2008;44:1553-1561.
- Ho SC, Chiu JH, Yeh TC,
Hsieh JC, Cheng HC, Cheng H and Ho LT. Quantification of
electroacupuncture-induced neural activity by analysis of functional
neural imaging with monocrystalline iron oxide nanocolloid enhancement. AMERICAN
JOURNAL OF CHINESE MEDICINE 2008;36:493-504.
- Chou CW, Huang WC, Shih YH,
Lee LS, Wu C, Cheng H. Occult occipital condyle fracture with normal
neurological function and torticollis. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL
- Yang CC, Shih YH, Ko MH,
Hsu SY, Cheng H, Fu YS. Transplantation of Human Umbilical Mesenchymal
Stem Cells from Wharton's Jelly after Complete Transection of the Rat
Spinal Cord. PLoS ONE 2008;3:3336.
- Tsai MC, Shen LF, Kuo HS,
Cheng H, and Chak KF. Involvement of Acidic Fibroblast Growth Factor in
spinal cord injury repair processes revealed by a proteomic approach. MOLECULAR
& CELLULAR PROTEOMICS 2008;7:1668-1687
- Hsu YH, Liang ML, Yen YS,
Cheng H, Huang CI, Huang WC. Use of screw-rod system in occipitocervical
fixation. JOURNAL OF CHINESE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION 2009;72:20-28.
- Shen LF, Cheng H, Tsai MC,
Kuo HS, Chak KF. PAL31 may play an important role as inflammatory
modulator in the repair process of the spinal cord injury rat. JOURNAL
OF NEUROCHEMISTRY 2009;108:1187 – 1197.
- Wu JC, Huang WC, Huang MC,
Tsai YA, Y Chen C, Shih YH and Cheng H. A novel strategy for repairing
preganglionic cervical root avulsion in brachial plexus injury by sural
nerve grafting. JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY 2009;110:775 – 785.
- Berg RW, Chen MT, Huang HC,
Hsiao MC, Cheng H. A method for unit recording in the lumbar spinal cord
during locomotion of the conscious adult rat. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE
- Huang MC, Lo MJ, Lin YL,
Huang WC, Tsai MJ, Kuo HS, Kuo WC, Shih YH, Cheng H. Functional recovery
after the repair of transected cervical roots in a chronic stage of
injury. JOURNAL OF NEUROTRAUMA 2009;26:1795-804.
- Tsai MJ, Chen YMA, Weng CF,
Liou DY, Yang HC, Chen CH, Liao RIH, Kuo FS, Chiu CW, Kuo HS, Huang MC,
Lin YL, Lee MJ, Kuo WC, Huang WC, Cheng H. Enhanced Expression of Glycine
N-Methyltransferase by Adenovirus-Mediated Gene Transfer in Mixed
Neuronal Culture is Neuroprotective. ANNALS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF
SCIENCES (Accepted on Feb 15, 2009.)