Expertise at Chang Gung System

Chow, Kai-Ping ,Ph.D.
Institution: Chang Gung University
Position: Associate Professor
Department: Microbiology & Immunology
Address: No.259, Wenhua 1st Rd., Guishan Dist., Taoyuan City 33302, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Tel: +886-3-211-8800 #5138

Focus of Interest:
  • Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems
  • Hematology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Oncology
  • Radiology,Nuclear Medicine
  • Medical Imaging

Fulltime Employment:
  • 1989/08-now Associate professor, Microbiology & Immunology, Chang gung university

  • 1981-1987 Ph.D, Case Western Reserve University,Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • 1978-1980 Master, National Chung Hsing University
  • 1974-1978 Bachelor's Degree, National Chung Hsing University

Selected Main Publications:
  1. Chow, K.-P.N.Qiu, J.-T.,Lee, J.-M.,Hsu, S.-L.,Yang, S.-C.,Wu, N.-N.,Huang, W.,Wu, T.-S. Selective reduction of post-selection CD8 thymocyte proliferation in IL-15Rα deficient mice. PLoS ONE. 7(3):e33152. 2012 Mar.
  2. Zchong-Zcho Wu, Kai-Ping N. Chow, Tzu-Ching Kuo, Yu-Sun Chang, Chuck C.-K. Chao. Latent membrane protein 1 of Epstein–Barr virus sensitizes cancer cells to cisplatin by enhancing NF-kB p50 homodimer formation and downregulating NAPA expression. Biochemical Pharmacology. 82(12):1860-1872. 2011 Sep.
  3. Kai-Ping N. Chow, Jan-Mou Lee, Jian-Tai Qiu, Shuen-Kuei Liao, Shih-Chieh Lin, Shuo-Lun Hsu, Ning-Ning Wu, Yen-Fu Lin, Tzong-Shoon Wu. Enhanced IL-10 production by CD4+ T cells primed in IL-15Rα-deficient mice. European Journal of Immunology. 41(11):3146-3156. 2011 Nov.
  4. Yen-Yu I. Shih, Yi-Hua Hsu, Timothy Q. Duong, Sui-Shan Lin, Kai-Ping N. Chow and Chen Chang. Longitudinal study of tumor-associated macrophages during tumor expansion using MRI. NMR in Biomedicine. 24(10):1353-1360. 2011 Mar.
  5. B N Sathy, Y H Chou, H J Li, C Chang and K P N Chow. Dynamic contrast-enhanced and T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging study of the correlation between tumour angiogenesis and growth kinetics. Laboratory Animals. 43(1): 53-59. 2009 Jan.

All Publications List

Board Certification :
  • Radiation Safety Certificate (No.00660)