Yung Chih Kuo

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Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi Transport of stavudine, delavirdine, and saquinavir across the blood-brain barrier by polybutylcyanoacrylate, methylmethacrylate-sulfopropylmethacrylate, and solid lipid nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Pharm 340:143-52. 2007
  2. doi Cryopreserved chondrocytes in porous biomaterials with surface elastin and poly-L-lysine for cartilage regeneration
    Shaw Ruey Lyu
    Buddhist Tzu Chi Dalin General Hospital, Chia Yi 62247, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 103:304-9. 2013
  3. ncbi Guided differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells into neuronal lineage in alginate-chitosan-gelatin hydrogels with surface neuron growth factor
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 104:194-9. 2013
  4. doi Cationic solid lipid nanoparticles with primary and quaternary amines for release of saquinavir and biocompatibility with endothelia
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 101:101-5. 2013
  5. doi Accelerated nerve regeneration using induced pluripotent stem cells in chitin-chitosan-gelatin scaffolds with inverted colloidal crystal geometry
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 103:595-600. 2013
  6. doi Methylmethacrylate-sulfopropylmethacrylate nanoparticles with surface RMP-7 for targeting delivery of antiretroviral drugs across the blood-brain barrier
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 90:75-82. 2012
  7. doi Effect of surface-modified collagen on the adhesion, biocompatibility and differentiation of bone marrow stromal cells in poly(lactide-co-glycolide)/chitosan scaffolds
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, People s Republic of China
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 82:624-31. 2011
  8. ncbi Transport of saquinavir across human brain-microvascular endothelial cells by poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles with surface poly-(γ-glutamic acid)
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Int J Pharm 416:365-75. 2011
  9. doi Polybutylcyanoacrylate nanoparticle-mediated neurotrophin-3 gene delivery for differentiating iPS cells into neurons
    Chiu Yen Chung
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Biomaterials 34:5562-70. 2013
  10. doi Polybutylcyanoacrylate nanoparticles for delivering hormone response element-conjugated neurotrophin-3 to the brain of intracerebral hemorrhagic rats
    Chiu Yen Chung
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Biomaterials 34:9717-27. 2013

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  1. ncbi Transport of stavudine, delavirdine, and saquinavir across the blood-brain barrier by polybutylcyanoacrylate, methylmethacrylate-sulfopropylmethacrylate, and solid lipid nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Pharm 340:143-52. 2007
    ..PBCA, MMA-SPM, and SLNs were efficacious carriers of D4T, DLV, and SQV to meliorate BBB permeability by 3-16 folds, indicating the clinical potential of the present NP formulations for the AIDS treatment...
  2. doi Cryopreserved chondrocytes in porous biomaterials with surface elastin and poly-L-lysine for cartilage regeneration
    Shaw Ruey Lyu
    Buddhist Tzu Chi Dalin General Hospital, Chia Yi 62247, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 103:304-9. 2013
    ..Porous biomaterials with surface elastin and poly-L-lysine can maintain active chondrocytic proliferation and extracellular matrix secretion from chondrocytes with appropriate cryopreservation...
  3. ncbi Guided differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells into neuronal lineage in alginate-chitosan-gelatin hydrogels with surface neuron growth factor
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 104:194-9. 2013
    ..Alginate-chitosan-gelatin scaffolds with surface NGF can guide the differentiation of iPS cells for regenerating neurons...
  4. doi Cationic solid lipid nanoparticles with primary and quaternary amines for release of saquinavir and biocompatibility with endothelia
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 101:101-5. 2013
    ..An increase in the weight percentage of cholesterol, however, reduced the viability of HBMECs. The innovated CSLNs containing cholesterol can be effective in controlled release of SQV without inducing significant endothelial toxicity...
  5. doi Accelerated nerve regeneration using induced pluripotent stem cells in chitin-chitosan-gelatin scaffolds with inverted colloidal crystal geometry
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 103:595-600. 2013
    ..ICC topography in chitin-chitosan-gelatin scaffolds can accelerate neuronal differentiation of iPS cells...
  6. doi Methylmethacrylate-sulfopropylmethacrylate nanoparticles with surface RMP-7 for targeting delivery of antiretroviral drugs across the blood-brain barrier
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 90:75-82. 2012
    ..Endocytosis of RMP-7/MMA-SPM NPs and tight junction mediation can improve the permeability of D4T, DLV, and SQV across the BBB...
  7. doi Effect of surface-modified collagen on the adhesion, biocompatibility and differentiation of bone marrow stromal cells in poly(lactide-co-glycolide)/chitosan scaffolds
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, People s Republic of China
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 82:624-31. 2011
    ..Therefore, the combination of collagen-functionalized PLGA/chitosan scaffolds, NGF and BMSCs can be promising in neural tissue engineering...
  8. ncbi Transport of saquinavir across human brain-microvascular endothelial cells by poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles with surface poly-(γ-glutamic acid)
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Int J Pharm 416:365-75. 2011
    ..PGA could also promote the endocytosis of NPs and expression of ornithine decarboxylase by HBMECs. γ-PGA/SQV-PLGA NPs are efficacious nanoparticulate carriers in delivering antiretroviral drug across the BBB...
  9. doi Polybutylcyanoacrylate nanoparticle-mediated neurotrophin-3 gene delivery for differentiating iPS cells into neurons
    Chiu Yen Chung
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Biomaterials 34:5562-70. 2013
    ..The pretreatment with PBCA NP/NT-3 complexes can be one of critical biotechnologies and effective delivery systems in gene transfection to accelerate the differentiation of iPSCs into neurons...
  10. doi Polybutylcyanoacrylate nanoparticles for delivering hormone response element-conjugated neurotrophin-3 to the brain of intracerebral hemorrhagic rats
    Chiu Yen Chung
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Biomaterials 34:9717-27. 2013
    ..PBCA NPs are demonstrated as an appropriate delivery system for carrying cmvNT-3-HRE to the brain for ICH therapy...
  11. ncbi Effect of genipin-crosslinked chitin-chitosan scaffolds with hydroxyapatite modifications on the cultivation of bovine knee chondrocytes
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Biotechnol Bioeng 95:132-44. 2006
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  12. doi Chondrogenesis in scaffolds with surface modification of elastin and poly-L-lysine
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 93:85-91. 2012
    ..Elastin- and poly-L-lysine-grafted polyethylene oxide/chitin/chitosan scaffolds are effective in producing cartilaginous components...
  13. doi Expression of ornithine decarboxylase during the transport of saquinavir across the blood-brain barrier using composite polymeric nanocarriers under an electromagnetic field
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 88:627-34. 2011
    ..At 0.04% PEI, the AM EMF increased 2.38 times the uptake of NPs and 2.72 times the expression of ODC. The combination of PEI/γ-PGA/PLGA NPs and EMF can be an innovative strategy for delivering SQV into the brain...
  14. doi Heparin-conjugated scaffolds with pore structure of inverted colloidal crystals for cartilage regeneration
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 82:616-23. 2011
    ..Therefore, the ordered pores in the heparinized ICC constructs could favor the chondrocyte culture to regenerate a uniform distribution of cartilage...
  15. doi Targeting delivery of saquinavir to the brain using 83-14 monoclonal antibody-grafted solid lipid nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Biomaterials 34:4818-30. 2013
    ..7 cells. 83-14 MAb/SQV-SLNs can ameliorate the bioavailability characteristics of SQV, inhibit the lymphatic particle uptake, and promote the transport of SQV into brain endothelia...
  16. ncbi Application of bovine pituitary extract and polyglycolide/poly(lactide-co-glycolide) scaffold to the cultivation of bovine knee chondrocytes
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Biotechnol Prog 21:1708-15. 2005
    ..For a constant BPE protein concentration, a higher PGA percentage in scaffold leads to a better biological environment for the growth of BKCs and the synthesis of extracellar matrices...
  17. ncbi Effect of nanoparticulate polybutylcyanoacrylate and methylmethacrylate-sulfopropylmethacrylate on the permeability of zidovudine and lamivudine across the in vitro blood-brain barrier
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Int J Pharm 327:160-9. 2006
    ..In the presence of 0.5% ethanol, 4-12% enhancement in the BBB permeability of the two drugs was obtained in the current carrier-mediated system...
  18. ncbi Effect of electromagnetic field on endocytosis of cationic solid lipid nanoparticles by human brain-microvascular endothelial cells
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Drug Target 18:447-56. 2010
    ..Moreover, the permeability of SQV across the HBMEC monolayer increased about 22-fold by applying the CSLN encapsulation and EMF exposure. CSLNs and EMF could produce synergistic effect on improving the brain-targeting delivery...
  19. doi Solid lipid nanoparticles carrying chemotherapeutic drug across the blood-brain barrier through insulin receptor-mediated pathway
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Drug Target 21:730-8. 2013
    ..83-14 MAb on MAb/BCNU-SLNs stimulated endocytosis by HBMECs via IRs and enhanced the permeability of BCNU across the BBB. 83-14 MAb/BCNU-SLNs can be a promising antitumor drug delivery system for transporting BCNU to the brain...
  20. ncbi Electromagnetic interference in the permeability of saquinavir across the blood-brain barrier using nanoparticulate carriers
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Int J Pharm 351:271-81. 2008
    ..This combination would be beneficial to the clinical application to the therapy of AIDS and other brain-related diseases...
  21. doi TATVHL peptide-grafted alginate/poly(γ-glutamic acid) scaffolds with inverted colloidal crystal topology for neuronal differentiation of iPS cells
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, 62102, Taiwan
    Biomaterials 33:8955-66. 2012
    ..TATVHL peptide-grafted alginate/γ-PGA ICC scaffolds can be promising for establishing nerve tissue from iPS cells...
  22. doi Neuronal differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells in hybrid polyester scaffolds with heparinized surface
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 100:9-15. 2012
    ..The heparinized PCL-PHB scaffolds can be efficient biomaterials in guiding the differentiation of iPS cells for nerve tissue engineering...
  23. doi Application of polyethyleneimine-modified scaffolds to the regeneration of cartilaginous tissue
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Dept of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Biotechnol Prog 25:1459-67. 2009
    ..These tissue-engineered scaffolds, modified by an appropriate concentration of PEI, can be potentially applied to cartilage repair in clinical trials...
  24. doi Differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells toward neurons in hydrogel biomaterials
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 102:405-11. 2013
    ..NGF-grafted alginate/γ-PGA hydrogels can be efficient biomaterials in the production of neurons from iPS cells for animal study and preclinical trial...
  25. doi Catanionic solid lipid nanoparticles carrying doxorubicin for inhibiting the growth of U87MG cells
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 85:131-7. 2011
    ..The innovated anti-EGFR/Dox-CASLNs can be an effective delivery system with high targeting efficacy against the growth of brain glioblastomas carcinoma...
  26. doi Inhibition of human brain malignant glioblastoma cells using carmustine-loaded catanionic solid lipid nanoparticles with surface anti-epithelial growth factor receptor
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Biomaterials 32:3340-50. 2011
    ..Anti-EGFR/BCNU-CASLNs demonstrated the properties including an effective delivery to U87MG cells and antiproliferative efficacy against the growth of malignant brain tumors...
  27. ncbi Differentiation of bone marrow stromal cells in poly(lactide-co-glycolide)/chitosan scaffolds
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Biomaterials 30:6604-13. 2009
    ..A proper control over the physical and biomedical property of the scaffolds and the NGF-guided differentiation of BMSCs can be promising for nerve regeneration...
  28. doi Inverted colloidal crystal scaffolds with induced pluripotent stem cells for nerve tissue engineering
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 102:789-94. 2013
    ..The induction with CSRARKQAASIKVAVSADR in ICC topography can improve the differentiation of iPS cells toward neurons for nerve tissue engineering...
  29. doi Solid lipid nanoparticles comprising internal Compritol 888 ATO, tripalmitin and cacao butter for encapsulating and releasing stavudine, delavirdine and saquinavir
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 88:682-90. 2011
    ..The order of drug in the cumulative release percentage was D4T>DLV>SQV. SLNs containing Compritol 888 ATO, tripalmitin, and cacao butter are efficient in carrying antiretroviral agents for medicinal application...
  30. doi Targeting nevirapine delivery across human brain microvascular endothelial cells using transferrin-grafted poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Nanomedicine (Lond) 6:1011-26. 2011
    ..Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) (PLGA) nanoparticles (NPs) were grafted with transferrin (Tf) to enhance the transport of nevirapine (NVP) across human brain microvascular endothelial cells (HBMECs)...
  31. doi Surface modification with peptide for enhancing chondrocyte adhesion and cartilage regeneration in porous scaffolds
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 84:63-70. 2011
    ..The peptide-grafted PEO/chitosan scaffolds can be applied to the treatment for injured cartilage in preclinical trials...
  32. doi Polyethyleneimine/poly-(γ-glutamic acid)/poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles for loading and releasing antiretroviral drug
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 88:158-64. 2011
    ..PEI/γ-PGA/SQV-PLGA NPs are an innovative drug delivery system and can be used for antiretroviral trials...
  33. doi Electrophoresis of human brain microvascular endothelial cells with uptake of cationic solid lipid nanoparticles: effect of surfactant composition
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 76:286-91. 2010
    ..In the case of increasing concentration of glutamate, pure Tween 80 was stronger in charge enhancement than pure Span 20...
  34. doi Physicochemical properties of nevirapine-loaded solid lipid nanoparticles and nanostructured lipid carriers
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 83:299-306. 2011
    ..However, the surface HSA increased the viability of HBMECs about 10% when the concentration of SLNs was higher than 0.8 mg/mL. HSA-grafted SLNs and NLCs can be effective formulations in the delivery of NVP for viral therapy...
  35. doi Capillary electrophoresis of bone marrow stromal cells with uptake of heparin-functionalized poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles during differentiation towards neurons
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan
    Electrophoresis 31:315-23. 2010
    ..Hence, a general rule is drawn that an increase in the uptake of heparin-functionalized PLGA NPs decreased the electrophoretic mobility and zeta potential of BMSCs during differentiation towards neurons...
  36. ncbi Evaluation of surface charge density and surface potential by electrophoretic mobility for solid lipid nanoparticles and human brain-microvascular endothelial cells
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    J Phys Chem B 111:11228-36. 2007
    ..The present study provided a practical method to obtain surface charge properties by capillary electrophoresis...
  37. ncbi Deposition of cation-absorptive biocolloids onto a charged surface
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    J Colloid Interface Sci 288:36-44. 2005
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  38. doi Transcytosis of CRM197-grafted polybutylcyanoacrylate nanoparticles for delivering zidovudine across human brain-microvascular endothelial cells
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 91:242-9. 2012
    ..CRM197/PBCA NPs can be promising brain-targeting carriers for delivering AZT across the BBB...
  39. doi Regulation of endocytosis into human brain-microvascular endothelial cells by inhibition of efflux proteins
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 87:139-45. 2011
    ..The inhibitive and endocytotic analysis can unveil the role of HAs in the protein expressions on HBMECs for establishing a reliable BBB model in vitro...
  40. doi Effect of electromagnetic field and surface modification on the electrical behavior of novel solid lipid nanoparticles covered with l-arginine
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 71:45-51. 2009
    ..From biomedical aspect, these SLNs could be potentially applied to drug entrapment and targeted delivery in preclinical trials...
  41. doi Surface coverage of didecyl dimethylammonium bromide on poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 84:253-8. 2011
    ..The surface coverage of DDAB on PLGA NPs enhanced with increasing the weight percentage of DDAB in microemulsion. The quantity of DDAB attached on the surface could appreciably affect the properties of DDAB/PLGA NPs...
  42. doi Effect of glutamate on the electrical properties of cationic solid lipid nanoparticles containing stearylamine and dioctadecyldimethyl ammonium bromide
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    J Phys Chem B 112:4454-60. 2008
    ..Ohshima's soft particle theory was adopted to describe the electrical behavior of CSLNs, and the deviations of zeta potential predicted by the Smoluchowski, Happel, and Kuwabara models were normally greater than 10%...
  43. ncbi Effects of composition, solvent, and salt particles on the physicochemical properties of polyglycolide/poly(lactide-co-glycolide) scaffolds
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Biotechnol Prog 22:1664-70. 2006
    ..The combination of PGA and PLGA, which compensated each other for bioactivity, would be beneficial to cartilage regeneration...
  44. ncbi Loading efficiency of stavudine on polybutylcyanoacrylate and methylmethacrylate-sulfopropylmethacrylate copolymer nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Int J Pharm 290:161-72. 2005
    ..These outcomes imply that for oral administration, D4T-loaded MMA-SPM NPs may be more advantageous than D4T-loaded PBCA NPs, and D4T-loaded PBCA NPs may be more favorable than D4T-loaded MMA-SPM NPs for intravenous injection...
  45. ncbi Critical coagulation concentration for a suspension of cation-absorptive biocolloids
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 46:218-25. 2005
    ..CCC decreases with the following parameters: (1) Delta for a negatively charged CFGC, (2) equilibrium constant of the reaction of cationic absorption, (3) nonuniform feature index of fixed groups, and (4) effective radius of cations...
  46. doi Modulation of efflux proteins by electromagnetic field for delivering azidothymidine and saquinavir into the brain
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 91:291-5. 2012
    ..The synergetic effect of an EMF exposure and efflux protein inhibition can be promising in delivering antiretroviral drugs across the BBB...
  47. doi Entrapment and release of saquinavir using novel cationic solid lipid nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Pharm 365:206-13. 2009
    ..Hence, the current CSLNs could carry SQV for the improved medication of individuals infected by human immunodeficiency viruses...
  48. doi Inverted colloidal crystal scaffolds with laminin-derived peptides for neuronal differentiation of bone marrow stromal cells
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Biomaterials 32:819-31. 2011
    ..The controlled topography of ICC structure and surface LDP can be promising in the cultivation of BMSCs and neural regeneration...
  49. doi Peptide-modified inverted colloidal crystal scaffolds with bone marrow stromal cells in the treatment for spinal cord injury
    Jen Tsung Yang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 84:198-205. 2011
    ..The ICC topography with the surface peptides can guide the differentiation of BMSCs toward neurons for nerve regeneration and enhance the SCI treatment...
  50. doi Solving EDL configuration near a dissimilarly charged protrusions surface model using perturbation method
    Sung Hwa Lin
    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, National Ilan University, No 1, Sec 1, Shennong Rd, Yilan City, Yilan County 26047, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 86:370-7. 2011
    ..In the analysis, three special subjects are discussed, including an isolated dissimilarly charged protrusion, the effect of protrusions, and the effect of dissimilarly charged condition on protrusions...
  51. doi Inverted colloidal crystal scaffolds for uniform cartilage regeneration
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Biomacromolecules 11:731-9. 2010
    ..The ICC constructs with well-controlled pore regularity and unique topography can generate uniform tissue-engineered cartilage...
  52. doi EDL configuration on a dissimilarly charged protrusion array via double Fourier series and perturbation method
    Sung Hwa Lin
    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, National Ilan University, Yilan City, Yilan County, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 88:527-33. 2011
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  53. ncbi Electrophoresis of a biocolloid covered with a cation-absorptive membrane
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    J Phys Chem B 109:11727-34. 2005
    ....
  54. doi Expression of P-glycoprotein and multidrug resistance-associated protein on human brain-microvascular endothelial cells with electromagnetic stimulation
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 91:57-62. 2012
    ..An appropriate exposure to an EMF can be efficient to deliver antiretroviral drugs into the brain via reducing the expressed efflux transporters on HBMECs...
  55. doi Material-driven differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells in neuron growth factor-grafted poly(ε-caprolactone)-poly(β-hydroxybutyrate) scaffolds
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Biomaterials 33:5672-82. 2012
    ..The material-driven differentiation in NGF-grafted PCL-PHB constructs can be promising in guiding iPS cells to produce neurons for nerve tissue engineering...
  56. doi Impact of arginine-modified solid lipid nanoparticles on the membrane charge of human brain-microvascular endothelial cells
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 72:201-7. 2009
    ..Electrophysiology of HBMECs can be efficiently mediated by the novel RSLNs and exposure to EMF through fluctuation and redistribution of the membrane charge...
  57. doi Application of albumin-grafted scaffolds to promote neocartilage formation
    Shaw Ruey Lyu
    Buddhist Tzu Chi Dalin General Hospital, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 91:296-301. 2012
    ..Albumin-grafted polyethylene oxide/chitin/chitosan scaffolds can be a promising biomimetic substrate in neocartilage formation...
  58. doi Effect of human astrocytes on the characteristics of human brain-microvascular endothelial cells in the blood-brain barrier
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 86:225-31. 2011
    ..The tranwell culture of HBMECs and HAs displays appropriate characteristics of the BBB and can be applied to estimate the delivery efficiency of therapeutic chemicals for the brain-related disease...
  59. doi Cationic solid lipid nanoparticles with cholesterol-mediated surface layer for transporting saquinavir to the brain
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Dept of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan, 62102, Republic of China
    Biotechnol Prog 30:198-206. 2014
    ..Moreover, a high content of cholesterol and EQ 1 in SQV-CSLNs increased the BBB permeability of SQV. The cholesterol-mediated SQV-CSLNs can be an efficacious drug delivery system for brain-targeting delivery of antiviral agents...
  60. ncbi Protection of SK-N-MC cells against β-amyloid peptide-induced degeneration using neuron growth factor-loaded liposomes with surface lactoferrin
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC Electronic address
    Biomaterials 35:5954-64. 2014
    ..The current Lf/NGF-liposomes are efficacious drug carriers to target the BBB and inhibit the Aβ-induced neurotoxicity as potential pharmacotherapy for Alzheimer's disease. ..
  61. ncbi Effects of gel concentration, human fibronectin, and cation supplement on the tissue-engineered cartilage
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    Biotechnol Prog 23:238-45. 2007
    ..The amounts of BKCs, glycosaminoglycans, and collagen over 28-day cultivation increased with the scaffold porosity, the coating concentration of HFN, the seeding density of BKCs, and the calcium concentration in medium...
  62. ncbi Stability of a dispersion of particles covered by a charge-regulated membrane: effect of the sizes of charged species
    Jyh Ping Hsu
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei 10617, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Colloid Interface Sci 262:73-80. 2003
    ..We show that the larger the effective size of the counterions, the greater the stability ratio, which is consistent with experimental observations in the literature...
  63. ncbi Thermal characteristics of aluminum nanoparticles and oilcloths
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    J Hazard Mater 152:1002-10. 2008
    ..Hydrolysis of damped ANP and decomposition of OC could be derived from heat accumulation, leading to release of a considerable amount of thermal energy at relatively low Tonset...
  64. doi Loading efficiency and surface conductance of heparin-modified poly(lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia yi 62102, Taiwan, ROC
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 71:282-7. 2009
    ..A high concentration of heparin in microemulsion also promoted the loading efficiency and surface conductance of heparin-modified PLGA NPs...
  65. doi Tissue-engineered polyethylene oxide/chitosan scaffolds as potential substitutes for articular cartilage
    Yung Chih Kuo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan 62102, Republic of China
    J Biomed Mater Res A 91:277-87. 2009
    ..The present PEO/chitosan scaffolds showed enhancements in biomedical characteristics for the formation of tissue-engineered cartilage toward clinical prosthesis...