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National Yang-Ming University, Department & Institute of Physiology
National Yang-Ming University, Department & Institute of Physiology
Po-Ling Yu

 Research Field    Publications    Research grant    Lab intro    (2014.08.01 update)


Name Po-Ling Yu  
Position Adjunct Assistant Professor
Tel. 886-2-2835-3456
Fax No.

02-28353456 ext. 5126 


MD School of Medicine , National Yang Ming University, Taiwan 
PhD Shiga University of Medical Science, Japan
EMBA School of Management , National Taiwan University , Taiwan 

Chief, Section of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yangming Branch, Taipei City Hospital 

Research Interests:

1.Gut neuroendocrine

2.Gonad endocrine

3.Gut stem cells


Selected Recent Publications:

1 Yu PL. Fujimura M, Okumiya K, Kinoshita M, Hasegawa H, Fujimiya M. Immunohistochemical Localization of Tryptophan Hydroxylase in the Human and Rat Gastrointestinal Tract. J Comp Neurol. 411:654-665, 1999.
2 Yu PL. Fujimura M, Hayashi N, Nakamura T, Fujimiya M. Mechanisms in Regulating the Release of Serotonin from the Perfused Rat Stomach. Am J Physiol. Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 280(6):G1099-105, 2001.

Yu PL. Expression of Nuclear Factor Kappa B in Human Colorectal Adenocarcinoma. 4(3): 212-218, 2007. 

4 Chih-Ming Ou Yang, Yenn-Hwei Chou, Po-Ling Yu, Chao-Sheng Liao, Shu-Ching Wu. Negative Appendectomy Can be Minimized with Physical Tests by an Experienced Abdominal Surgeon: A Preliminary Report. Journal of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. 20(2): 79-84, 2009
5 Po-Ling Yu, Hsu-Li Chao , Shyi-Wu Wang, and Paulus S. Wang. Effects of Evodiamine and Rutaecarpine on the Secretion of Corticosterone by Zona Fasciculata-Reticularis Cells in Male Rats. J Cellular Biochem. 2009 Oct 1;108(2):469-75.
6 Po-Ling Yu, Ching-I Wu, Tzong-Shyuan Lee, Wynn H.T. Pan, Paulus S. Wang and Shyi-Wu Wang. Estradiol Attenuated the Reduction of Striatal Dopamine by Amphetamine in Ovariectomized Rats. J Cellular Biochem. 2009 Dec 15;108(6):1318-24.
7 Po-Ling Yu. Serotonin and Enteric Nervous System-A Minireview. Adaptive Medicine. 1(1): 32-35, 2009
8 Po-Ling Yu, Hsiao-Fung Pu, Sung-Yun Chen, Shyi-Wu Wang and Paulus S. Wang Effects of Catechin, Epicatechin and Epigallocatechin Gallate on Testosterone Production in Rat Leydig Cells. J Cellular Biochem. 2010 May 15;110(2):333-4.


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