Expertise at Chang Gung System

Kuo, Rei-Lin ,Ph.D.
Institution: Chang gung university
Position: Associate professor
Department: Department of Medical Biotechnology and Laboratory Science
Address: No.259, Wenhua 1st Rd., Guishan Dist., Taoyuan City 33302, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Tel: +886-3-2118800 ext 3775

Focus of Interest:
  • Medical Technology, and Clinical Pathology
  • Microbiology

Fulltime Employment:
  • Assistant Professor, Chang Gung University

  • Ph.D. National Yang-Ming University

Selected Main Publications:
  1. Rei-Lin Kuoand Robert M. Krug. 2009. The influenza virus polymerase is an integral component of the NS1A:CPSF30 complex in infected cells. Journal of Virology, 83:1611-1616
  2. Rei-Lin Kuo, Chen Zhao, Meghana Malur, and Robert M. Krug. 2010. Influenza A virus strains that circulate in humans differ in the ability of their NS1 proteins to block the activation of IRF3 and interferon-β transcription. Virology, 408(2):146-158
  3. Rei-Lin Kuo and Shin-Ru Shih. Strategies to develop antivirals against enterovirus 71. 2013. Virology Journal, 10:28
  4. Rei-Lin Kuo*, Li-Ting Kao, Sue-Jane Lin, Robert YL. Wang, and Shin-Ru Shih. MDA5 plays a crucial role in enterovirus 71 RNA-mediated IRF3 activation. 2013. PLoS One, 8(5):e63431. (*corresponding author)
  5. Yen-Chin Liu, Rei-Lin Kuo, Jing-Yi Lin, Peng-Nien Huang, Yi Huang, Hsuan Liu, Jamine J. Arnold, Shu-Jen Chen, Robert Yung-Liang Wang, Craig E. Cameron, and Shin-Ru Shih. Cytoplasmic viral RNA-dependent RNA polymerase disrupts the intracellular splicing machinery by entering the nucleus and interfering with Prp8. 2014. PloS Pathogens, 10(6):e1004199

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Board Certification:
  • Certification of Medical Technologist, Taiwan
  • Member of Taiwan Society of Microbiology
  • Member of American Society of Virology
  • Member of Taiwan Society of Virology