Expertise at Chang Gung System

An-Jing Kuo
Institution:Chang Gung Foundation
Position: Supervisor/Instructor
Department: Dept. of Medical Laboratories Administrative Center, Chang Gung Foundation /Dept. Medical Biotechnology and Laboratory Science College of Medicine, Chang Gung University
Address: No.5, Fusing St., Gueishan Township, Taoyuan County 333, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Tel: +886-3-3281200 ext.2541

Focus of Interest :
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Technology, and Clinical Pathology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular & Cell Biology
  • Microbiology

Employment Records:
 ● Section supervisor of clinical microbiology lab, Dep. Laboratory medicine, LinKuo Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

 》 National Taiwan University: Master of Science (Medical Technologist)

Main Publications:
  1. Kuo AJ, Su LH, Shu JC, Wang JT, Wang JH, Fung CP, Chia JH, Wu TL. National Surveillance on Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus faecium in Taiwan: Emergence and Widespread of ST414 and a Tn1546-like Element with Simultaneous Insertion of IS1251-like and IS1678. PLoS One. 2014, 9(12): e115555.
  2. Su LH, Kuo AJ, Chia JH, Li HC, Wu TL, Feng Y, Chiu CH. Evolving pneumococcal serotypes and sequence types in relation to high antibiotic stress and conditional pneumococcal immunization. Scientific Reports. 2015, 5: 15843.
  3. Kuo AJ, Chiu CH, Wu TL, Greenberg D. Clinical evaluation of PCR for rapid diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients with respiratory specimens that were smear-positive but culture-negative for Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Clin Microbiol Infect 1999, 5(11): 702-703. SCI
Full Publication List

Board Certification / Professional Affiliations:
 License of Medical Technologist; License of infection control