Professor Chin-Cheng Chou

Dean and Chairman

Highest Degree: Ph.D., University of California, L.A., USA.

Research Area: Veterinary Public Health, Environmental Health, Occupational Health, Livestock Pollution Prevention and Control

Tel: +886-2-3366-1292

Office hours: 12:45-13:45(by appointment)

    • Selected‭ ‬Publication‭

    1. Wan M.T., C.C. Chou*2015. Class 1 Integrons and Antiseptic Resistant ‎Genes (qacEΔ1) in Municipal and Swine Slaughterhouse ‎Wastewater Treatment Plants and Wastewater-‎Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health. 12, 6249-6260; doi:10.3390/ijerph120606249. (SCI, Environmental Sciences: 90/216, impact factor: 1.993)
    2. Chen J.H., C.C. Chou*2015. Acrylamide inhibits cellular differentiation of human neuroblastoma and glioblastoma cells. Food Chem. Toxicol. 82: 27-35. (SCI, Food Science and Technology: 21/123, impact factor: 2.610).
    3. Wan M.T., C.C. Chou*2014. Spreading of β-lactam resistance gene (mecA) and methicillin-resistantStaphylococcus aureus through municipal and swine slaughterhouse wastewaters. Water Research. 64: 288-295. (SCI).
    4. Wan M.T., C.C. Chou*2014. Characterization of bacterial adhesion and biofilm formation ability of livestock-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from swime and slaughterhouse wastewaters. Taiwan Vet. J. 40(2): 101-107.
    5. Lee J.G., Y.S. Wang, C.C. Chou*2014. Acrylamide-induced apoptosis in rat primary astrocytes and human astrocytoma cell lines. Toxicol. in Vitro. 28(4): 562-570. (SCI).
    6. Wan M.T., T.L. Lauderdale, N. Kobayashi, N. Urushibara, C.C. Chou*. 2013. Population deviation of piggery-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus based on mec-associated direct repeat unit analysis.Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 16:349-354. (SCI).
    7. Chen J.H, C.H. Yang, Y.S. Wang, J.G.Leea, C.H. Cheng, C.C. Chou*. 2013. Acrylamide-induced mitochondria collapse and apoptosis in human astrocytoma cells. Food and Chemical Toxicology. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 51: 446-452. (SCI)
    8. Wan M.T., T.L. Lauderdale, C.C. Chou*. 2013. Characteristics and virulence factors of livestock associated ST9 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with a novel recombinant staphylocoagulase type. Veterinary Microbiology. 162:779-784. (SCI).
    9. Lo Y.P., M.T. Wan, M.M. Chen, H.Y. Su, T.L. Lauderdale, C.C. Chou*. 2012. Molecular Characterization and Clonal Genetic Diversity of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus of Pig Origin in Taiwan. Comparative, Immunology, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases. 35(6): 513-521. (SCI).
    10. Lai J.M., Y.T. Hwang, C.C. Chou*. 2012. Modeling Exotic Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus Entrance Risk through Air Passenger Violations. Risk Analysis. 32(6): 1093-1103. (SCI).
    11. Wan M.T., S.Y. Fu, Y.P. Lo, T.M. Huang, M.M. Cheng, C.C. Chou*. 2012. Heterogeneity and Phylogenetic Relationships of Community-Associated Methicillin-Sensitive/Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates in Healthy Dogs, Cats, and Their Owners. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 112(1): 205-213.  (SCI).
    12. Chen J.H., T.C. Tsou, I.M. Chiu, C.C. Chou*. 2010. Proliferation inhibition, DNA damage, and cell-cycle arrest of human astrocytoma cells after acrylamide exposure. Chemical Research in Toxicology. 23(9): 1449-1458. (SCI).
    13. Chen J.H., K.Y. Wu, I.M. Chiu, T.C. Tsou and C.C. Chou*. 2009. Acrylamide-induced astrogliotic and apoptotic responses in human astrocytoma cells. Toxicology in Vitro. 23(5): 855-861. (SCI).
    14. Lin X.W., C.T. Chiang, T.H. Shih, Y.N. Jiang and C.C. Chou*. 2009. Foot-and-mouth disease entrance assessment model through air-passenger violations. Risk Analysis. 29(4): 601-611. (SCI).
    15. Hsieh J.M., R.S. Chen, T.Y. Tsai, T.M. Pan and C.C. Chou*. 2008. Phylogenetic analysis of livestock oxacillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Veterinary Microbiology. 126: 234-242. (SCI).
    16. Ma Y.P., S.K. Chang and C.C. Chou*. 2006. Characterization of Bacterial Susceptibility Isolates in Sixteen Dairy Farms in Taiwan. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(12): 4573-4582. (SCI).
    17. LI, C.S., K.Y. Wu, G.P. Chang-Chien and C.C. Chou*. 2005. Analysis of Oxidative DNA Damage 8-OHdG as a Biomarker of Exposures to Persistent Pollutants for Marine Mammals. Environmental Science & Technology 39(8): 2455-2460. (SCI).
    18. Shin, T.H., Chou, C.C.* and Morley, R.S. 2005. Monte Carlo simulation of animal product violations incurred by air-passengers at an international airport in Taiwan. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 68: 115-122. (SCI).
    19. Chou C.C*., D.D. Jiang and Y.P. Hung. 2004. Risk factors for cumulative mortality in broiler chicken flocks in the first week of life in Taiwan. British Poultry Science. 45(5): 573-577. (SCI).
    20. Chou C.C.*, Y.N. Chen and C.S. Li. 2004. Congeners specific polychlorinated biphenyls in cetaceans from Taiwan waters. Archives of Environmental Contaminant Toxicology. 47(4): 551-560. (SCI).
    21. Chou C.C.* and S.E. Yang. 2004. Inactivation and degradation of O Taiwan97 foot-and-mouth disease virus in pork sausage processing. Food Microbiology. 21(6): 737-742. (SCI).
    22. Chou C.C.*, Y.C. Lin and J.J. Su. 2004. Microbial indicators for the differentitation of human- and pig-sourced fecal pollution. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A. 39(6): 1415-1421. (SCI).
    23. Chou C.C*. and Y.P. Liu. 2004. Determination of fecal sterols in the sediments of different wastewater outputs by GC-MS. Inter. Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry. 84(5): 379-388. (SCI).
    24. Lin, Y.L., C.C. Chou and T.M. Pan*. 2001. Screening procedure from cattle feces and the prevalence of Escherichia coli O157 in Taiwan dairy cattle. Journal of Microbiology, Immunity and Infection. 34(1): 17-24. (SCI).
    25. Chou C.C., S.S. Que Hee*. 1994. Bioassay-driven analysis of chewing tobacco extracts. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 13:1177-1186. (SCI)

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