Professor Tzong-Fu Kuo

Highest Degree: Ph.D., NTU, ROC.

Research Area: Animal Anatomy, Embryology, Teratology, and Regenerative Medicine

Tel: +886-2-3366-1295


Office hours: by appointment

  • Journal papers

    1. Tzong-Fu Kuo, Hsiu-Chi Lin, Kai-Chiang Yang, Feng-Huei Lin, Min-Huey Chen, Cgang-Chin Wu, Hao-Hueng Chang. Bone Marrow Combined with Dental Bud Cells Promotes Tooth Regeneration in Miniature Pig Model. Artificial Organs In Press, 2010.

    2. Sing-Chung Li, Ching-Yu Lin, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Yun-Ho Lin, Chia-Chun Chen, Way-Neng Lin, Wing P Chan. Chicken model of steroid-induced bone marrow adipogenesis using proteome analysis: A preliminary study. Proteome Science 8:47-54, 2010.

    3. Yi-Chun Lai, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Chien-Kuang Chen, Shoei-Sheng Lee. Metabolism of dicentrine: Identification of the phase I and phase II metabolites in miniature pig urine. Drug Metabolism and Disposition 38(10):1714-1722, 2010.

    4. Yang KC, Wu CC, Kuo TF, Yang CA, Lin FH. Intramedullary Cavity as an Implanted Site for Bioartificial Pancreas Transplantation: A Preliminary in Vivo Study. Transplantation Proceedings 90(6):604-611, 2010.

    5. Han-Wen Cheng, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Tien-Huan Hsu. Specific Respiratory Diseases in Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine for Dogs. Proceedings of the Third Academic Conference of Asian Society of Traditional Veterinary Medicine 35-40, 2010.

    6. Chun-Lin Lee, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Cheng-Lun Wu, Jyh-Jye Wang, and Tzu-Ming Pan. Red Mold Rice Promotes Neuroprotective sAPPalpha Secretion Instead of Alzheimer’s Risk Factors and Amyloid Beta Expression in Hyperlipidemic Aβ40-Infused Rats. J Agr Food Chem58:2230-2238, 2010.

    7. Chi-Yang Chen , Tsung-Li Kuo , Shi-Yuan Sheu and Tzong-Fu Kuo*. Preventive effects of Chinese Herb Chai-Hu-Gui-Zhi-Tang Extract on Water Immersion Restraint Stress-Induced Acute Gastric Ulceration in Rats. The Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 72(6):679-685, 2010.

    8. Tzong-Fu Kuo, Hsin-Chi Lin, An-Ting Hung, Kai-Chiang Yang, Huei-Feng Lin, Tswen-Kei Tanng, Shui-Tsung Chen, Andrew HJ Wang. Gelatin-Chondroitin-Hyaluronan Tri-Copolymer Scaffold Seeded with Dental Bud Cells for Odontogenesis: An Ex Vivo Study on Nude Mice. Biomedical Engineering Applications, Basis and Communications 22(6):535-547, 2010.

    9. Yang KC, Wu CC, Sumi S, Theng CL, Wu YH, Kuo TF, Lin FH. Calcium Phosphate Cement Chamber as an Immunoisolative Device for Bioartificial Pancreas: In Vitro and Preliminary In Vivo Study. Pancreas 39(4):444-451, 2010.

    10. Yang KC, Wu CC, Sumi S, Kuo TF, SC Lin, Lin FH. Intramedullary Cavity as an Implant Site for Bioartificial Pancreas: An In Vivo Study on Diabetic Canine. Transplantation accepted, 2010.

    11. Hsuuw YD, Kuo TF, Lee KH, Liu YC, Huang YT, Lai CY, Chan WH. Ginkgolide B Induces Apoptosis via Activation of JNK and p21-Activated Protein Kinase 2 in Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells. Ann N.Y. Acad Sci 1171:501–508, 2009.

    12. Shi-Yuan Sheu, Yi-Chih Lei, Yung-Te Tai, Tong-Hsuan Chang, Tzong-Fu Kuo*. Screening of salbutamol residues in swine meat and animal feed by an enzyme immunoassay in Taiwan. Analytica Chimica Acta 654:148-153, 2009.

    13. Chu-Chen Cheng, Kuan-Huei Hsieh, Yi-Chih Lei, Yung-Te Tai, Tong-Hsuan Chang, Shi-Yuang Sheu, Wen-Ren Li, And Tzong-Fu Kuo*. Development and Residue Screening of the 2 Furazolidone Metabolite, 3-Amino-2-oxazolidinone (AOZ), in Cultured Fish by an Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay. J Agric Food Chem 57(13):5687-5692, 2009.

    14. Albert Taiching Liao, Ming-Huang Chang, Chau-Hwa Chi, * Tzong-Fu Kuo. The Bronchial Tree and Lobular Division of the Formosan Reeve’s muntjac (Muntiacus Reevesi Micrurus ) Lung. Taiwan Med J 5(1): 29-35, 2009.

    15. Tzong-Fu Kuo , Yueh-Kuei Wang , Shi-Yuan Sheu , Ming-Huang Chang , and Jiann-Hsiung Wang. Detection of Residues by Use of Solid-Phase Extration and Reversed Phase High-Performance Liquid Chromatography after Oral Administration of Amoxicillin in Bass Muscle. Taiwan Med J 35(2): 66-74, 2009.

    16. Wang Jiann-Hsiung, Mau-Rong Chao, Ming-Huang Chang, and *Tzong-Fu Kuo. Liquid chromatographic determination of amoxicillin residues in grouper muscle following oral administration of the veterinary drug. Taiwan Med J 35(1): 21-28, 2009.

    17. Wan-Ju Li, Hongsen Chiang, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Hsuan-Shu Lee, Ching-Chuan Jiang and Rocky S. Tuan. Evaluation of articular cartilage repair using biodegradable nanofibrous scaffolds in a swine model: a pilot study. J Tissue Eng Regen Med 3: 1–10, 2009.

    18. Chou Cheng-Hung, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Chien-Cheng Lin, Jui-Che Tsai and Feng-Huei Lin. Glycosaminoglycan synthesis of chondrocytes in fibrin glue with GHC6S particles. Biomedical Engineering Applications, Basis and Communications 20(5): 329-335, 2008.

    19. Yang KC, CC Wu, YH Cheng, TF Kuo, FH Lin. Chitosan/Gelatin Hydrogel prolonged the function of insulinoma/agarose microspheres in vivo during xenogenic transplantation. Transplantation Proceedings 40(10):3623-3626, 2008.

    20. Yang KC, CC Wu, FH Lin, Z Qi, TF Kuo, YH Cheng, MP Chen, S Sumi. Chitosan/ gelatin hydrogel as immunoisolative matrix for injectable bioartificial pancreas. Xenotransplantation 15:407-416, 2008.

    21. Cheng Han-Wen, and *Tzong-Fu Kuo. The application of Jing-Jia-Ji and Hua-Tuo-Jia-Ji in small animals. Proceeding of the 34 annual international congress on veterinary acupuncture 20th-23rd September, 2008. Keystone Resort, CO USA 85-92, 2008.

    22. Jen Yi-Fan, Wei-Ming Lee, Cheng-Chung Lin, Yeong-Hsiang Cheng, Jiann-Hsiung Wang, Tzong-Fu Kuo, and Ming-Huang Chang. The expression ofcarbonic anhydrase in canine mammary gland and mammary gland tumor. J Vet Med Sci 70(5): 437-441, 2008.

    23. Lei Yi-Chih, Yi-Fen Tsai, Yung-Te Tai, Chiu-Yueh Lin, Kuan-Huei Hsieh, Tong-Hsuan Chang, Shi-Yuan Sheu, and *Tzong-Fu Kuo. Development and fast screening of salbutamol residues in swine serum by an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in Taiwan. JAFC56(14):5494-5499, 2008.

    24. Alastair Watson, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Wei-Cheng Yang, Chiuo-Ju Yao, and Lien-Siang Chou. Distinctive osteology of distal flipper bones and polydactyly in mother-calf pair of tropical bottlenose whales, Indopacetus Pasificus, from Taiwan. Marine Mammal Science 24(2): 398-410, 2008.

    25. Yang Kai-Chiang, Yang Chiang-Yao, Wu Chang-Chin, Kuo Tzong-Fu, Lin Feng-Huei. In vitro study of using calcium phosphate cement as immunoisolate device to enclose insulinoma/ agarose microspheres as bioartificial pancreases. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 98(6):1288-1295, 2007.

    26. Tzong-Fu Kuo, An-Ting Huang, Hao-Hueng Chang, Feng-Huei Lin, San-Tai Chen, Rung-Shu Chen, Cheng-Hung Chou, Hsin-Chi Lin, Han Chiang and Min-Huey Chen. Regeneration of dentin-pulp complex with cementum and periodontal ligament formation using dental bud cells in gelatin-chondroitin-hyaluronan tri-copolymer scaffold in swine. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 1062-106, 2007.

    27. Yang Mei-Chun, Jim-Min Fang, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Da-Ming Wang, Yi-Lin Huang, Liang-Yirn Liu, Pen-Heng Chen, and Tong-Hsuan Chang. Production of antibodies for selective detection of malachite green and the related 2 triphenylmethane dyes in fish and fishpond water. JAFC 55(22):8851-6, 2007.

    28. Jiang Ching-Chuan, Hongsen Chiang, Chun-Jen Liao, Yu-Ju Lin, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Chang-Shun Shieh, Yi-You Huang, Rocky S Tuan. Repair of Porcine Articular Cartilage Defect with a Biphasic Osteochondral Composite. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 25(10):1277-90, 2007.

    29. Luh Shi-Ping, Ping-Hung Kuo, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Tsung-Po Tsai, Thomas Chang-Yao Tsao, Jia-Yuh chen, Chung-Hung Tsai, and Pan-Chyr Yang. Effects of thermal preconditioning on the ischemia-reperfusion-induced acute lung injury in mini pigs. Shock28(5):615-622, 2007.

    30. Lee CL, Kuo TF, Wang JJ, Pan TM. Red mold rice ameliorates impairment of memory and learning ability in intracerebroventricular amyloid beta-infused rat via repressing amyloid beta accumulation. J Neurosci Res 85:3171-3182, 2007.

    31. Lin Ching-Tien, Lin Yu-Ting and *Tzong-Fu Kuo. Investigation of the mRNA expression for secreted frizzled-related protein 2 (sFRP2) in chick embryos. Journal of Reproduction and Development. 53(4):801-810, 2007.

    32. Chi Tzong-Cherng, Win-Pin Chena, Tsung-Li Chic, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Shoei-Sheng Leeb, Juei-Tang Chenge and Ming-Jai Sua. Phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase is involved in the antihyperglycemic effect induced by resveratrol in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Life Science 80:1713-1720, 2007.

    33. Chou Cheng-Hung, Winstom T.K. Cheng, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Jui-Sheng Sun, Feng-Huei Lin. Fibrin glue mixed with gelatin/hyaluronic acid/chondroitin-6-sulfate tri-copolymer for articular cartilage tissue engineering: the results of real-time polymerase chain reaction. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research 82A: 757-767, 2007.

    34. Wang Yao-Hung, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Jaw-Lin Wang. The implantation of non-cell-based materials to prevent the recurrent disc herniation: an in vivo porcine model using quantitative discomanometry examination. European Spine Journal 16: 1021-1027, 2007.

    35. 張至宏、黃彗婷、方旭偉、林峰輝、郭宗甫、劉華昌。綜述:軟骨組織工程的回顧與展望。中華創傷骨科雜誌8(10):970-973,2006。

    36. M. H. Chang, D. Y. Lo, Y. H. Cheng, J. H. Wang, Y. F. Jen, J. Y. Chen, C. L. Thai, Z. F. Wu, T. F. Kuo*. The histological structure and localization of carbonic anhydrase of digestive tract in laying hens (Leghorn). Taiwan Vet J 32(4):361-370, 2006.

    37. Yang S. F., C. M. Lai, C. I. Liu, I. C. Tseng, Y. C. Liu, C. T. Huang, H. L. Yang, S. L. Liang, H. J. Tsai, T. F. Kuo*. The analysis of caseloads of 24-hour emergency medical service in National Taiwan University Veterinary Hospital. Taiwan Vet J 32(4): 348-354, 2006.

    38. 楊淑芳、楊姮稜、梁碩麟、賴筑玫、劉貞怡、孫友梅、黃立文、陳訓錄、郭宗甫、蔡函儒。台大附設動物醫院急診室寵物意外事件之病例分析。台灣獸醫誌32(3):294-211,2006。

    39. Lin F. H., C. H. Chen, W. T. K. Cheng, T. F. Kuo. Modified montmorillonite as vector for gene delivery. Biomaterials27: 3333-3338, 2006.

    40. 張銘煌、羅登源、李明昌、王建雄、任一凡、陳敬元、蔡承龍、郭宗甫*。班馬魚睪丸之組織學及生精細胞之超微結構。嘉大農林學報3(1): 55-67, 2006.

    41. Chang C. H., T. F. Kuo, C. C. Lin, C. H. Chou, K. H. Chen, F. H. Lin, and H. C. Liu Tissue engineering-based cartilage repair with allogenous chondrocytes and gelatin–chondroitin–hyaluronan tri-copolymer scaffold: A porcine model assessed at 18, 24, and 36 weeks. Biomaterials 27(9): 1876-1888, 2006.

    42. Cheng Y. H., T. F. Kuo, D. N. Lee, and C. F. Weng. Sex identification of the Black-faced Spoonbill (Platalea minor). Zool Stud 45(1): 654-662, 2006.

    43. Geng-Long Hsu, Chung-Wu Lin, Cheng-Hsing Hsieh, Ju-Ton Hsieh, Shyh-Chyan Chen, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Pei-Ying Ling, Hsiu-Mei Huang, Chii-Jye Wang, Guo-Fang Tseng. Distal ligament in human glans: a comparative study of penile architecture. Journal of Andrology26 (5): 624-628, 2005.

    44. Yuan-Haun Lee, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Bor-Yann Chen, Yi-Kai Feng, Yu-Ren Wen, Wu-Ching Lin, F.H. Lin. Toxicity assessment of montmorillonite as a drug carrier for pharmaceutical applications: yeast and rats model. Biomedical Engineering, Applications, Basis and Communication 17 (2): 72-78, 2005.

    45. Hsin-Chun Lee, Chieh-Ning Hsu, Tzong-Fu Kuo and Ching-Ho Wang.Molecular epidemiology of avian influenza virus H6N1 in Taiwan from 2000 to 2003. Taiwan Vet J31 (4): 230-239, 2005.

    46. Ming-Huang Chang, Dan-Yuan Lo, Jiann-Hsiung Wang, Yi-Fan Jen, Jing-Yuan Chen, Cheng-Long Tsai, Tzong-Fu Kuo*. The Studies of Histological Structure and Carbonie Anhydrase Localization on the Stomach of Captive Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana). J Agric For (NCYU)2(2): 34-53, 2005.

    47. Hongsen Chiang, Tzong-Fu Kuo, Chen-Chi Tsai, Mei-Chiao Lin, Bin-Ru She, Yi-You Huang, Hsuan-Shu Lee, Chang-Shun Shieh, Min-Huey Chen, John A.M. Ramshaw, Jerome A. Werkmeister, Rocky S. Tuan, Ching-Chuan Jiang. Repair of porcine articular cartilage defect with autologous chondrocyte transplantation. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(3): 584-593, 2005.

  • Conference papers

    1. Yang KC, Z Qi, S Sumi, TF Kuo and FH Lin. 2008. Chitosan Hydrogel as Immunoisolative Matrix for Xenogeneic Islet Transplantation. 2008 Anniversary Conference Proceedings of Chinese Association of Laboratory Animal Science. OP-6, P.xx, Taipei, Taiwan. Dec. 4-5, 2008.

    2. Hui-Wen Hung, Ching-Ho Wang, Chien-Fu Huang, Zong-Gin Wu, Chun-Hao Wang, Tzong-Fu Kuo. 2008. The Suppression Effect of Glinus oppositifolius on Avian Leucosis Virus. 2008 anniversary conference proceeding of the Chinese society of veterinary science. Poster No.XX, P.XX. Tansui, Taiwan. Dec, 20, 2008.

    3. Han Chiang, Tzong-Fu Kuo. 2008. Using canine specific STR analysis population phylogenic relationship for Taiwan. 2008 anniversary conference proceeding of the Chinese society of veterinary science. Poster No.XX, P.XX. Tansui, Taiwan. Dec, 20, 2008.

    4. Yung-Hsuan Pao, Wing P. Chan, Ming-Fang Lin, Tzong-Fu Kuo. 2008. The Use of Platelet-rich Fibrin (PRF) as Scaffold Seeded with Porcine Articular Cartilage Shreds for Tissue Engineering: an in vivo Autologous Transplantation Analysis. 2008 anniversary conference proceeding of the Chinese society of veterinary science. Poster No.XX, P.XX. Tansui, Taiwan. Dec, 20, 2008.

    5. Chun-Hao Wang1, Hao-Hueng Chang2, Hsin-Chi Lin1 Tzong-Fu Kuo. 2008. Fibrinogen Gel Mixed with Platelet-rich Fibrin as Scaffold Seeded with Dental Bud Cells for Odontogenesis with Mini-pig Model. 2008 anniversary conference proceeding of the Chinese society of veterinary science. Poster No.XX, P.XX. Tansui, Taiwan. Dec, 20, 2008.

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