NHRI researchers report differentiation of MSCs from iPSCs in downregulation of c‐Myc and DNA replication pathways with immunomodulation toward CD4 and CD8 cells

A team led by Dr. B. Lin-Ju Yen from the Institute of Cellular and System Medicine, in collaboration with Dr. Ko-Jiunn Liu, National Institute of Cancer Research and Vice President Dr. Huey-Kang Sytwu, from National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, recently published their findings in Stem Cells (2018 Feb…

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NHRI researchers demonstrate a distinct role of RPIA in colorectal cancer

The Institute of Molecular and Genomic Medicine has demonstrated a novel function of ribose-5-phosphate isomerase A (RPIA) in colorectal cancer formation. The team, led by Dr. Chiou-Hwa Yuh, in collaboration with Dr. Horng-Dar Wang, Institute of Biotechnology, National Tsing-Hua University recently published their findings in PLoS Biology  (2018 Jan 16;16(1):Article…

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