Yen Ching Chen

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Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Sequence variants of toll like receptor 4 and late-onset Alzheimer's disease
    Yen Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e50771. 2012
  2. pmc Prospective study of effect modification by Toll-like receptor 4 variation on the association between Trichomonas vaginalis serostatus and prostate cancer
    Yen Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Causes Control 24:175-80. 2013
  3. pmc Sequence variants of interleukin 6 (IL-6) are significantly associated with a decreased risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease
    Shih Yuan Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neuroinflammation 9:21. 2012
  4. pmc Genetic polymorphisms of nerve growth factor receptor (NGFR) and the risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Hui Chi Cheng
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Negat Results Biomed 11:5. 2012
  5. pmc Genetic polymorphisms of a novel vascular susceptibility gene, Ninjurin2 (NINJ2), are associated with a decreased risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Kun Pei Lin
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e20573. 2011
  6. doi request reprint CHRNA7 Polymorphisms and Response to Cholinesterase Inhibitors in Alzheimer's Disease
    Pei Hsuan Weng
    Department of Family Medicine, Taiwan Adventist Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e84059. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Common sequence variants in pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic pathway-related genes conferring LDL cholesterol response to statins
    Kuo Liong Chien
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pharmacogenomics 11:309-17. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Body mass index (BMI) at an early age and the risk of dementia
    Yen Ching Chen
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, No 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 50:S48-52. 2010
  9. pmc Early-life or lifetime sun exposure, sun reaction, and the risk of squamous cell carcinoma in an Asian population
    Yen Ching Chen
    Research Center for Genes, Environment, and Human Health, and Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Cancer Causes Control 21:771-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors for dementia
    Jen Hau Chen
    Department of Geriatrics and Gerontology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 108:754-64. 2009

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Publications12

  1. pmc Sequence variants of toll like receptor 4 and late-onset Alzheimer's disease
    Yen Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e50771. 2012
    ..No study has explored the association between haplotype-tagging single nucleotide polymorphisms (htSNPs) of TLR4 and AD risk previously and ApoE e4 status alone showed low sensitivity in identifying late-onset AD (LOAD) patients...
  2. pmc Prospective study of effect modification by Toll-like receptor 4 variation on the association between Trichomonas vaginalis serostatus and prostate cancer
    Yen Ching Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Causes Control 24:175-80. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that TLR4 variation might serve a marker of the anti-trichomonad immune response because T. vaginalis has been shown to elicit inflammation through this receptor...
  3. pmc Sequence variants of interleukin 6 (IL-6) are significantly associated with a decreased risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease
    Shih Yuan Chen
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neuroinflammation 9:21. 2012
    ..However, previous studies relating IL-6 genetic polymorphisms to AD included few and unrepresentative single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and the results were inconsistent...
  4. pmc Genetic polymorphisms of nerve growth factor receptor (NGFR) and the risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Hui Chi Cheng
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Negat Results Biomed 11:5. 2012
    ..Only one study has investigated the association between NGFR polymorphisms and the risk of AD in an Italian population. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) may modify this association based on previous animal and epidemiologic studies...
  5. pmc Genetic polymorphisms of a novel vascular susceptibility gene, Ninjurin2 (NINJ2), are associated with a decreased risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Kun Pei Lin
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e20573. 2011
    ..This study investigated the association between genetic polymorphisms of a vascular susceptibility gene, Ninjurin2 (NINJ2), and the risk of dementia, which has not been explored previously...
  6. doi request reprint CHRNA7 Polymorphisms and Response to Cholinesterase Inhibitors in Alzheimer's Disease
    Pei Hsuan Weng
    Department of Family Medicine, Taiwan Adventist Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e84059. 2013
    ..Previously, CHRNA7 polymorphisms have not been related to cholinesterase inhibitors (ChEI) response...
  7. doi request reprint Common sequence variants in pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic pathway-related genes conferring LDL cholesterol response to statins
    Kuo Liong Chien
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pharmacogenomics 11:309-17. 2010
    ..This study assessed the association between pharmacokinetic- and pharmacodynamic-related genes and individual responses to low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) change by statins in a Chinese population...
  8. doi request reprint Body mass index (BMI) at an early age and the risk of dementia
    Yen Ching Chen
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, No 17 Xu Zhou Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 50:S48-52. 2010
    ..06 and 0.14). Low BMIs in the 20s and 40s were stronger predictors of AD and VaD. There was a U-shaped association between BMI at different ages and dementia among participants with VaD...
  9. pmc Early-life or lifetime sun exposure, sun reaction, and the risk of squamous cell carcinoma in an Asian population
    Yen Ching Chen
    Research Center for Genes, Environment, and Human Health, and Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Cancer Causes Control 21:771-6. 2010
    ..However, sun exposure and sun reaction have not been explored in Asians and no gender-specific data were available...
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors for dementia
    Jen Hau Chen
    Department of Geriatrics and Gerontology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 108:754-64. 2009
    ..We also suggest future research directions for researchers in dementia-related fields...
  11. doi request reprint Association between the metabolome and low bone mineral density in taiwanese women determined by (1) h NMR spectroscopy
    Ying Shu You
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Bone Miner Res 29:212-22. 2014
    ..The metabolic profile may be useful for predicting the risk of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at an early age. © 2014 American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. ..
  12. doi request reprint Association between sequence variant of c.553 G > T in the apolipoprotein A5 gene and metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance, and carotid atherosclerosis
    Kuo Liong Chien
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transl Res 154:133-41. 2009
    ..Our findings indicated that the APOA5 c.553G>T polymorphism is associated with high triglycerides and low HDL cholesterol but not with other metabolic syndrome components or carotid atherosclerosis in this ethnic Chinese population...