Expertise at Chang Gung System

Sung, Ming-Tse ,M.D.
Intitution: Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital/ Chang Gung University
Position: Director/Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Laboratory Medicine
Address: 123 Ta-Pei Road, Niao-Sung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Tel: +886-7-7317123#2723 Fax: +886-7-7333198
E-mail: mtsophia@yahoo.com.tw

Focus of Interest:
  • Anatomy
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Medicine
  • Medical Technology, and Clinical Pathology
  • Pathology
  • Urology & Nephrology

Fulltime Employment:
  • Aug 1998 ~ Jul 2002 Resident, Department of Anatomical Pathology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
  • Aug 2002 ~ Dec 2002 Staff Pathologist, Department of Anatomical Pathology Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
  • Jan 2003 ~ Dec 2003 Director, Department of Pathology, Arm Force Tzo-Ying Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  • Sep 2005~ Aug 2006 Visiting Fellow in Urological Pathology Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Jan 2004 ~ Present Staff Pathologist, Department of Anatomical Pathology Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
  • Jul 2008 ~ Jun 2009 Vice director, Department of Laboratory Medicine Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
  • Feb 2009 ~ Present Assistant professor, Chang Gung University
  • Jul 2009 ~ Present Director, Department of Laboratory Medicine Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

Education:
  • Sep 1989 ~ Jun 1996 M.D. School Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Honors and Awards:
  • Editorial Board: Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology (2007-present)
  • Board member: Taiwan Urological Oncology Association (2008~present)

Selected Main Publications:
  1. Sung MT, Cheng L: Contemporary Approaches for Processing and Handling of Radical Prostatectomy Specimens. Histol Histopathol 2010; 25 259-65
  2. Sung MT, Zhang S, Lopez-Beltran A, Montironi R, Wang M, Davidson DD, Koch MO, Cain MP, Rink RC, Cheng L: Urothelial carcinoma following augmentation cystoplasty: An aggressive variant with distinct clinicopathological characteristics and molecular genetic alterations. Histopathology  2009 Aug;55(2):161-73
  3. Sung MT, Jiang Z, Montironi R, MacLennan GT, Mazzuccelli R, Cheng L: Cytokeratin (AE1/AE3) in addition to alpha-methylacyl coenzyme A racemase (P504S), 34-beta-E12,and p63 stains in evaluation of surgical specimens after hormonal therapy for prostatic adenocarcinoma-reply. Hum Pathol 2008 Feb;39(2):305-306.
  4. Sung MT, Lin H, Koch MO, Davidson DD, Cheng L:  Radial distance of extraprostatic extension measured by ocular micrometer is an independent predictor of prostate-specific antigen recurrence: a new proposal for the substaging of pT3a prostate cancer-in response. Am J Surg Pathol  2008 Feb;32(2):338-340.
  5. Sung MT, Zhang S, MacLennan GT, Lopez-Beltran A, Montironi R, Tan PH, Cheng L: Histogenesis of clear cell adenocarcinoma in the urinary tract: Evidence of urothelial origin by histology, immunohistochemistry, fluorescence in situ hybridization and X-chromosome inactivation analysis. Clin Cancer Res  2008 Apr;14(7):1947-1955

 

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Board Certification:
  1. Diplomat of the Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology Republic of China No. 0288
  2. Diplomat of the Board of Pathology in Clinical Pathology Republic of China No. 0118