Director Associate Professor Cho-Hua Wan

Highest Degree: Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia, USA 

Research Area: Laboratory Animal Science, Laboratory Animal Medicine, Laboratory Animal Pathology, Laboratory Animal Facility Management, Laboratory Animal Disease Diagnosis, Animal Models, Molecular Biology, Laboratory Animal Welfare, Diagnostic Assay Development

Office: +886-2-33663885 ; Lab: +886-2-33663761


Office hours: 9:00-17:30 (by appointment)

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  • Journal papers

    1. Scharf, B.A., Wan, C.H., Bluth, M., Eberle, R., Videan, E.N., Smith, E., Coplan, J., 2008. Lethargy, ulcers, bronchopneumonia and death in two aged female bonnet macaques presumed to be caused by Cercopithicine herpes virus I. J Med Primatol 37 Suppl.1: 60-64. (SCI)
    2. Chen, T.Y., Huang, H.P., Wan, C.H., 2012. Prevalence of the enterohepatic helicobacter infection in pet dogs and cats from the National Taiwan University Veterinary Hospital in-patients and quarantine Center. Taiwan Vet J 38 (3): 199-207.
    3. Huang, Y.L., Pang, V.F., Deng, M.C., Chang, C.Y., Shih, C.N., Wan, C.H., Jeng, C.R., 2012. Reduction of classical swine fever virus-specific cell proliferative response of porcine peripheral blood mononuclear cells by porcine circovirus type 2. Taiwan Vet J 38 (3): 164-176.
    4. Tsai, Y.C., Chang, H.W., Jeng, C.R., Lin, T.L., Lin, C.M., Wan, C.H., Pang, V.F., 2012. Effects of infection order of porcine circovirus type 2 and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus on dually infected swine alveolar macrophages. BMC Vet Res 8:174. [doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-174] (SCI)
    5. Chang, Y.H., Chang, C.C., Wang, M.H., Cheng, C.H., Wan, C.H., 2013. Expression of virus-like particles of rat parvovirus type NTU1and its application in serodiagnosis. Taiwan Vet J 39 (1): 39-49.
    6. Wang, K.W., Chueh, L.L., Wang, M.H., Huang, Y.T., Fang, B.H., Chang, C.Y., Fang, M.C., Chou, J.Y., Hsieh, S.C., Wan, C.H., 2013. Multiplex polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of minute virus of mice and mouse parvovirus infections in laboratory mice. Lab Anim (UK) 47: 116-121. (SCI)
    7. Lin, C.M., Jeng, C.R., Liu, J.P., Lin, E.C., Chang, C.C., Huang, Y.L., Tsai, Y.C., Chia, M.Y., Wan, C.H., Pang, V.F., 2013. Immune gene expression profiles in swine inguinal lymph nodes with different viral loads of porcine circovirus type 2. Vet Microbiol 162:519-529. (SCI)
    8. Hong, J.H., Lee, W.C., Hsu, Y.M., Liang, H.J., Wan, C.H., Chien, C.L., Lin, C.Y., 2014. Characterization of the biochemical effects of naphthalene on the mouse respiratory system using NMR-based metabolomics. J Appl Toxicol 34(12): 1379-1388. (SCI)
    9. Liao, Y.C., Wang, M.H., Wan, C.H., 2014. Molecular characterization of a novel rat parvovirus in Taiwan. Taiwan Vet J 40 (1): 11-19.
    10. Wan, C.H., Pintel, D.J., Riley, L.K., 2014. Expression of VP2 protein of rat minute virus type 1 (RMV-1) in recombinant baculovirus and its application to diagnosis of RMV-1 infection. Taiwan Vet J 40 (1): 21-27.
    11. Tsai, Y.C., Jeng, C.R., Chang, C.C., Hsiao, S.H., Chang, H.W., Lin, C.M., Chia, M.Y., Wan, C.H., Pang, V.F., 2014. Differences in the expression of innate immune response-modulating genes in blood monocytes between subclinically porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2)-infected and PCV2-free pigs prior to and after lipopolysaccharide stimulation in vitro. Taiwan Vet J 40 (1): 37-48.
    12. Hsu, M.F., Wang, C.H., Wan, C.H., 2014. Detection of antibody against avian leukosis virus subgroup A by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay with baculovirus expressed gp85 protein. Taiwan Vet J 40B (S1): 39-45.
    13. Wang YT, Chueh LL, Wan CH. 2014. An eight-year epidemiologic study base baculovirus-expressed two for the differentiation of coronavirus infections. BMC Vet Res 10:186 [doi:10.1186/s12917-014-0186-7] (SCI)
    14. Liu, M.D., Chan, T.C., Wan, C.H., Lin, H.P., Tung, T.H., Hu, F.C., King, C.C., 2015. Changing risk awareness and personal protection measures for low to high pathogenic avian influenza in live-poultry markets in Taiwan, 2007 to 2012. BMC Infect Dis 15:241 [doi:10.1186/s12879-015-0987-8] (SCI)

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