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Chung Shan Medical University
Vice-President, Ho

 Vice President, Dr. Yung-Chuan Ho                                                               


TEL:  +88642473-0022ext.11015




Ph.D. in Colour Chemistry, University of Leeds (England)


Current Positions:

Professor, Department of Medical Applied Chemistry, Chung Shan Medical University , Taichung, Taiwan

Vice President, Chung-Shang Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan

Dean, College of Health Care and Management, Chung-Shang Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan


Previous Positions:

Head of Department, Department of Medical Applied Chemistry, Chung Shan Medical

University , Taichung, Taiwan


Research Specialties

          Organic Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Cosmeceuticals


Publications (2013-2017)

  1. Yung-Chuan Ho, Shiuan-Shinn Lee, Ming-Ling Yang, Rosa Huang Liu, Chien-Ying Lee, Yi-Ching Lie, Yu-Hsiang Kuan. Zerumbone reduced the inflammatory response of acute lung injury in endotoxin-treated mice via Akt-NFκB pathway. Chemico-Biological Interactions  (SCI, 2017)
  2. Yung-Chuan Ho , Shun-Fa Yang , Shiuan-Shinn Leec, Yu-Chao Chang. Regulation of hypoxia-inducible factor-1α in human buccal mucosal fibroblasts stimulated with arecoline. Journal of the Formosan Medical Association (SCI, 2017) 116, 484-487.
  3. Wang, Chuan-Cheng ;Yang, Ming-Ling ; Lee, Shiuan-Shinn ;Ho, Yung-Chuan ; Lin, Hui-Wen ; Kuan, Yu-Hsiang. Cadmium nitrate-induced cytotoxicity and genotoxicity via caspases in Neuro-2A neurons. Toxin Reviews.(SCI, accepted, 2016)
  4. Ho, Hsin-Yu; Ho, Yung-Chuan ; Hsieh, Ming-Ju; Yang, Shun-Fa; Chuang, Chun-Yi ; Lin, Chiao-Wen ; Hsin, Chung-Han . Hispolon suppresses migration and invasion of human nasopharyngeal carcinoma cells by inhibiting urokinaseplasminogen activator through modulation of the Akt signaling pathway. Environmental Toxicology. (SCI, accepted, 2016)
  5. Wen-Chen Chuang, Yung-Chuan Ho, Jiunn-Wang Liao, and Fung-Jou Lu (2015, Nov). Dunaliella salina Exhibits an Antileukemic Immunity in a Mouse Model of WEHI-3 Leukemia Cells. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 62, 11479-11487. (SCI, 2/56, AGRICULTURE, MULTIDISCIPLINARY).
  6. Yung-Chuan Ho, Shiuan-Shinn Lee, Shun-Fa Yang , Cheng-Chiar. Yu-Chao Chang (2014). Inhibitory effects of wogonin on invasion by human oral cancer cells by decreasing the activity of matrix metalloproteinases and urokinaseplasminogen activator. . Journal of Dental Sciences, 9, 172-177 ,2014. (SCI, 79/88, DENTISTRY, ORAL SURGERY & MEDICINE). .
  7. Y.C. Ho, F.M. Huang, S.S. Lee, Y.C. Chang (2013, Nov). The regulation of cytotoxicity and cyclooxygenase-2 expression by 2-hydroxy-ethyl methacrylate in human osteoblasts are related to intracellular glutathione levels. International Endodontic Journal, 47, 784-790, 2013. (SCI, 10/88, DENTISTRY, ORAL SURGERY & MEDICINE).
  8. Shiuan-Shinn Lee, Chung-Hung Tsai, Cheng-Chia Yu, Yung-Chuan Ho, Hsin-I Hsu, Yu-Chao Chang (2013, Apr). The expression of O -methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase in human oral keratinocytes stimulated with arecoline. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine, 42, 600–605. (SCI, 22/88, DENTISTRY, ORAL SURGERY & MEDICINE).
  9. Y.C. Ho, C.C. Chen, S.F. Yang, F.M. Huang, Y.C. Chang (2013, Mar). Upregulation of proteolytic enzymes and cyclooxygenase-2 in human gingival fibroblasts stimulated with safrole. . Journal of Dental Sciences, 9: 35-40, 2013. (SCI, 10/88, 79/88, DENTISTRY, ORAL SURGERY & MEDICINE).