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National Yang-Ming University, Department & Institute of Physiology
National Yang-Ming University, Department & Institute of Physiology
Mann-Yuh Lin

 Research Field    Publications    Research grant    Lab intro    (2013.05.01  update)

Name Mann-Yuh Lin  

Employ Professor

Tel. 886-2-2871-2121 ext.2688
Fax No. 886-2-2826-4372

1992 PhD Pharmacology , University of Colorado Health Science Center, U.S.A
1984 MS Pharmacology, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
1982 BS Pharmacy, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

November 1996 - present:A research fellow in the Department of Medical Education and Research, Veterans General Hospital-Taipei.

February 1998 - present:An associate professor in National Yang-Ming University.

October 1993 - October 1996:A regular postdoctoral fellow in IBMS.

August 1992 - September 1993:A visiting postdoctoral fellow in the Neuroendocrinology Unit, Laboratory of Developmental Neurobiology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892.

September 1989 - August 1992:A doctoral student in UCHSC, Denver, CO, U.S.A.

July 1984 - August 1989:A regular assistant in the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan. My major interest was the central regulation of cardiovascular system.

Research Interests:

Oxidative stress and neurodegeneration,Drug-induced peripheral neuropathy


Selected Recent Publications:



Lin AM, Feng SF, Chao PL, Yang CH. Melatonin inhibits arsenite-induced peripheral neurotoxicity. JOURNAL OF PINEAL RESEARCH 2009;46:64-70 (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.098;Rank: 15.38%)


Chao YH, Chao P.L., Tsai M.J., Cheng HH., Chen KB., Yang DM., Yang C.H., Lin A.M.Y. Arsenite-induced cytotoxicity in DRG explants. Free Radical Biology and Medicine 2008;44:1553-15-61 (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.813;Rank: 19.39%)


Lin A.M.Y., Chao P.L., Fang S.F., Chi C.W., Yang C.H... Endoplasmic reticulum stress is involved in arsenite-induced oxidative injury in rat brain. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 2007;224:138-146 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.846;Rank: 8.22%)


Chao P.L., Fan S.F., Chou Y.H. Lin A.M.Y.. N-acetylcysteine attenuates arsenite-induced oxidative injury in DRG explants. ANNALS of the New York Academy of Sciences 2007;1122:276-288 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.731;Rank: 18.00%)


Lin A.M.Y., Fang S.F., Chao P.L., Yang C.H... 3 Melatonin attenuates arsenite-induced apoptosis in rat brain: Involvement of mitochondrial and ER pathways and aggregation of -synuclein. Journal of pineal research 2007;43:163-71 (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.098;Rank: 15.38%)


Lin AMY. NMDA modulation of dopamine dynamics is diminished in the aged striatum: An in vivo voltametric study. Neurochemistry International 2006;48:151-6. (SCI).(Impact factor: 2.975;Rank: 36.97%)


Chang A.Y., Wang C.H., Chi J.W., Chiu T.H., Chen C.F., Lin A.M.Y. (correspondence) Hypoxic preconditioning attenuated in kainic acid-induced neurotoxicity in rat hippocampus. Experimental Neurology 2005;195:40-48 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.982;Rank: 22.75%)


Wang C.H., Chang A.Y., Tsai M.J., Cheng H.C., Liao L.P., Lin A.M.Y. (correspondence). Kainic acid-induced oxidative injury is attenuated by hypoxic preconditioning. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 2005;1042:314-324 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.731;Rank: 18.00%)


Lin A.M.Y. (correspondence), Chen KB., Chao PL.. Antioxidative effect of vitamin D3 on zinc-induced oxidative stress in CNS. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 2005;1053:319-329 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.731;Rank: 18.00%)


Lin A.M.Y., C.H. Yang, Ueng Y.F , Luh T.Y., Chou C.K., Ho L.T... Differential effects of carboxyfullerene on MPP+/MPTP-induced neurotoxicity Neurochemistry International. NEUROCHEMISTRY INTERNATIONAL 2004;44:99-105 (SCI).(Impact factor: 2.975;Rank: 36.97%)


Lin A.M.Y., Fan S.F., Hsu M.L, Yang D.M., Yang C.H.J... Zinc-induced apoptosis in substantia nigra of rat brain: neuroprotection by vitamin D3. free radical biology and medicine 2003;34:1416-1425, (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.813;Rank: 19.39%)


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