Chuan Min Yen
Affiliation: Kaohsiung Medical University
Wang J, Wu Z, Chung L, Lu C, Yen C. Galectin-9-like from Angiostrongylus cantonensis young adult worms modulates eosinophil chemotaxis in vitro. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..cantonensis. Galectin-9-like in AcYA and galectin-9 in mouse CSF were confirmed demonstrating eosinophil chemotactic activity both in vitro study and in the infection of mouse in this study. ..
Tsai H, Lee B, Yen C, Wann S, Lee S, Chen Y. Dexamethasone inhibits brain apoptosis in mice with eosinophilic meningitis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis infection. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:200 pubmed publisher
..Dexamethasone administration significantly decreased Evans blue extravasations and apoptotic protein expressions. Apoptosis of mice brain homogenates can be repressed by dexamethasone treatment. ..
Lee J, Chung L, Lin R, Wang J, Tu H, Yen C. Excretory/secretory proteases and mechanical movement of Anisakis pegreffii infective larvae in the penetration of BALB/c mice gastrointestine. Kaohsiung J Med Sci. 2017;33:594-601 pubmed publisher
..Therefore, this study demonstrates that MMPs and serine proteases excreted and secreted by A. pegreffii and the mechanical movement of infective larvae participate in the penetration of the gastrointestine of mice after infection. ..
Lin R, Yen C, Chou T, Chiang F, Wang G, Tseng Y, et al
. Antioxidant, anti-adipocyte differentiation, antitumor activity and anthelmintic activities against Anisakis simplex and Hymenolepis nana of yakuchinone A from Alpinia oxyphylla. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2013;13:237 pubmed publisher
..Alpinia oxyphylla is a common remedy in traditional Chinese medicine. Yakuchinone A is a major constituent of A. oxyphylla and exhibits anti-inflammatory, antitumor, antibacterial, and gastric protective activities...