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NTHU CoNS Research Opportunities

Principal Investigator


Chi-Shiun Chiang


Ph.D. in Biomedical Physics, UCLA





Research Interests

1.     Radiotherapy for cancer treatment

2.     Immunotherapy for cancer treatment

3.     Radiation Biology

Honors and Awards

1.     Research Scholar of Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany), 1999

2.     Academic Achievement Award of National Tsing Hua University, 2013 ~ 2015

Selected Publications

1.     Jiang, P. S., Yu, C. F., Yen, C. Y., Woo, C. W., Lo, S. H., Huang, Y. K., Hong, J. H., and *Chiang, C. S. Irradiation enhances the ability of monocytes as nanoparticle carrier for cancer therapy. PLoS One 10(9): e0139043 2015 (Sep.)

2.     Huang, W. C., Chaing, W. H., Cheng, Y. H., Lin W. C., Yu, C. F., Yeh, C. K., Chern, C. S., *Chiang, C. S., *Chiu, H. C. Tumortropic monocyte-mediated delivery of echogenic polymer bubbles and therapeutic vesicles for chemotherapy of tumor hypoxia. Biomaterial 71: 71-83, 2015 (Aug.)

3.     Yu, C. F., Lin, C. M., Wang, S. C., Chen, F. H., Hong, J. H., Tsai, C. S., Yang, Y. C., and *Chiang, C. S. Effects of pre-irradiation and SDF-1 suppression on the progression of murine astrocytoma cells grown in different stromal beds Inter J. Radiat. Biol. 90 (12): 1162-1168, 2014 (Dec)

4.     Kalluru, P., Vankayala, R., Chiang, C. S.‍‍ and *Hwang, K. C. Photosensitization of Singlet Oxygen and In vivo Photodynamic Therapeutic Effects Mediated by PEGylated W18O49 Nanowires.  Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.  (ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION). 52:12332-12336, 2013 (Nov.).

5.     Chen, F. H., Fu, S. Y., Yang, Y. C., Wang, C. C., *Chiang, C. S. and *Hong, J. H. Combination of Vessel-Targeting Agents and Fractionated Radiation Therapy: The Role of the SDF-1/CXCR4 Pathway. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 86 (4): 777-784, 2013 (June).


Graduate Student Researcher Openings and Requirements

Ph.D and MS students for developing new approach for cancer treatment


Salary: depending on academic and research performance

Type I

Type II

Type III

Tuition waiver + $550/month

Tuition waiver + $300/month





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