Professor Hsiang-Jung Tsai

Highest Degree: Ph.D., Ohio State University, USA.

Research Area: The Etiology, Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Control of Avian Disease and Zoonoses 

Tel: +886-2-3366-3862


Office hours: Monday 15:00-17:00(by appointment)

  • Journal papers

    1. Chen, Y.P., Tsao, M.Y., Lee, S.H., Chou, C.H., Tsai, H.J., 2010. Prevalence and molecular characterization of chloramphenicol resistance in Riemerella anatipestifer isolated from ducks and geese in Taiwan. Avian Pathol 39, 333-338. (SCI)
    2. Lin, C.S., Wang, C.L., Tsai, H.J., Chou, C.H., 2010. Growth of Listeria monocytogenes on a RTE-meat matrix enhances cell invasiveness to mouse J774A.1 macrophages.  Int J Food Microbiol 144, 199-201. (SCI)
    3. Chen, T.H., Lee, F., Dekker, A., Chung, W.B., Pan, C.H., Jong, M.H., Lin, Y.L., Huang, C.C., Lee, M.C., Tsai, H.J., 2011. Differentiation of foot and mouth disease infected pigs from vaccinated pigs using antibody detecting sandwich ELISA. J Vet Med Sci 73, 977-984. (SCI)
    4. Chen, Y.P., Lee, S.H., Chou, C.H., Tsai, H.J., 2012. Detection of florfenicol resistance genes in Riemerella anatipestifer isolated from ducks and geese. Vet Microbiol 154, 325-331. (SCI)
    5. Chen, Y.P., Lee, S.H., PAN, M.J., Chen, C.L., Shie, J.H., Chang, T.C., Tsai, H.J., 2012. Antimicrobial susceptibility of isolates from ducks and geese and the mutations of gyrase associated with quinolone resistance. Taiwan Vet J 38, 7-18.
    6. Tsai, H.H., Chen, C., Chen, K.H., Hsieh, Y.L., Yang, C.Y., Lin, Y.T., Tsai, H.J., 2012. Detection of specific serum IgE in dog with allergic dermatitis and the identification of major brewer’s yeast allergens. Taiwan Vet J 38, 138-152.
    7. Chou, C.H., Ting, Y.W., Tseng, C.H., Shih, Y.H., Pan, M.J., Tsai, H.J., 2013. Viral distribution and depress of body weight of a duck picornavirus in experimentally infected Peking ducklings and serological survey among poultry species in Taiwan. Taiwan Vet J 39, 73-80.
    8. Fan, Y.C., Chou, C.H., Kuo, C.H., Chen, C.L., Tsai, H.J., 2013. Mutation in gyrA but not parC reduced quinolone susceptibility in Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale. Taiwan Vet J 39, 93-99.
    9. Chen, T.H., Lee, F., Lin, Y.L., Pan, C.H., Shih, C.N., Lee, M.C., Tsai, H.J., 2013. Development of a Luminex assay for the detection of swine antibodies to non-structural proteins of foot-and-mouth disease virus. J Immunol Methods 396, 87–95. (SCI)
    10. Hsu, I.W.Y., Tsai, H.J., 2014. Avian hepatitis E in chickens, Taiwan. Emerg Infect Dis 20, 149-151. (SCI)
    11. Lee, F., Lin, Y.L., Tsai, H.J., 2014. Comparison of primer sets and one-step reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction kits for the detection of bluetongue viral RNA. J Virol Methods 200, 6-9. (SCI)
    12. Wu, H., Chang, S.S., Tsai, H.J., Wallace, R.M., Recuenco, S.E., Doty, J.B., Vora, N.M., Chang, F.Y., 2014. Wildlife rabies on an island free from canine rabies for 52 years — Taiwan, 2013. Morb Morta Wkly Rept 63, 178. (SCI)
    13. Chang, C.Y., Deng, M.C., Wang, F.I., Tsai, H.J., Yang, C.H., Chang, C., Huang, Y.L., 2014. The application of a duplex reverse transcription real-time PCR for the surveillance of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus and porcine circovirus type 2. J Virol Methods 201, 13-9. ( (SCI)
    14. Tseng, C.H., Tsai, H.J., Chang, C.M., 2014. A complete molecular diagnostic    procedure for applications in surveillance and subtyping of avian influenza virus. BioMed Res Int Volume 2014, Article ID 653056, 7 pages (SCI)
    15. Wang, C.L., Fan, Y.C., Tseng, C.H., Chiu, C.H., Tsai, H.J., Chou, C.H., 2014. Salmonella Enteritidis infection slow steroidogenesis and impedes cell growth in hen granulose cells. Avian Dis 58, 511-517. (SCI)
    16. Ting, L.J., Lee, M.S., Lee, S.H., Tsai, H.J., Lee, F., 2014. Relationships of bovine ephemeral fever epizootics to population immunity and virus variation. Vet Microbiol 173, 241–248. (SCI)
    17. Chen, T.H., Lee, F., Lin, Y.L., Pan, C.H., Shih, C.N., Tseng, C.H., Tsai, H.J., 2014. Development of a multiplex Luminex assay for detecting swine antibodies to structural and nonstructural proteins of foot-and-mouth disease virus in Taiwan. J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2014 Jul 26. pii: S1684-1182(14)00106-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jmii.2014.05.009. [Epub ahead of print] (SCI)
    18. Lin, Y.L., Chang, C.Y., Pan, C.H., Deng, M.C., Tsai, H.J., Lee, F., 2014. First finding of Southeast Asia topotype of foot-and-mouth disease virus in Kinmen, Taiwan in the 2012 outbreak. J Vet Med Sci. 76, 1479-8 (SCI)
    19. Chen, Y.P., Tseng, C.H., Lee, S.H., Chou, C.H., Tsai, H.J., 2014. Alterations of DNA topoisomerases of Riemerella anatipestifer with in vitro-reduced susceptibility to quinolones. Taiwan Vet J 40, 57-62
    20. Deng, M.C., Chang, C.Y., Huang, T.S., Kuo, S.T., Tsai, H.J., Chang, C., Huang, Y.L., 2014. The outbreak of porcine epidemic diarrhea in Taiwan. Taiwan Vet J 40, 115-121.

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