Professional Info

Prof. LEE, Chien-Wei

(Research Assistant Professor )

Personal Information

Research Assistant Professor of the Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

Office: (852) 3763 6111
Address: Rm 801, 8/F, Li Ka Shing Medical Sciences Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong

Research Interests

1. Investigation the application of stem cell-based therapy to treat aging-related problems including musculo-skeletal disorders.
2. Study the application of MSC-derived hepatic progenies and EVs in liver diseases

Selected Publications

1. Glucocorticoid receptor and histone deacetylase 6 mediate the differential effect of dexamethasone during osteogenesis of mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs). Rimando MG, Wu HH, Liu YA, Lee CW, Kuo SW, Lo YP, Tseng KF, Liu YS, Lee OK. Sci Rep. 2016 Nov. (IF=4.259, MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES: 10/64)

2. Mesenchymal stromal cell-based therapies reduce obesity and metabolic syndromes induced by a high-fat diet. Lee CW, Hsiao WT, Lee OK. Transl Res. 2017 Apr. (IF=4.652, MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL: 17/154)

3. DNA methyltransferases modulate hepatogenic lineage plasticity of mesenchymal stromal cells. Lee CW, Huang CW, Huang HD, Huang YH, Ho JH, Yang MH, Yang VW, Lee OK. Stem cell reports. 2017 Jun. (IF=7.338; CELL & TISSUE ENGINEERING: 3/21)

4. Historical Perspectives and Advances in Mesenchymal Stem Cell Research for the Treatment of Liver Diseases. Lee CW#, Chen YF#, Wu HH#, Lee OK. Gastroenterology. Gastroenterology. 2017 Oct. #These authors contributed equally to this manuscript. (IF=18.392; GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY: 1/79)