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Yeh-Fang Hu Assistant Professor

胡鄴方 Yeh-Fang Hu Assistant Professor
Education:School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom 
Field of Specialization:Aquaculture, Fish and shellfish immunology, Cell biology technique 
Lab:Life Science Building Room 610
TEL: 886-2-24622192 Ext.5216

Refereed Papers

  1. Abidin, Z., Huang, H.-T., Hu, Y.-F., Chang, J.-J., Huang, C.-Y., Wu, Y.-S., Nan, F.-H. (2022). Effect of dietary supplementation with moringa oleifera leaf extract and lactobacillus acidophilus on growth performance, intestinal microbiota, immune response, and disease resistance in whiteleg shrimp (Penaeus Vannamei). Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 127, 876–890. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2022.07.007
  2. Lin, Y.-R., Hu, Y.-F., Huang, C.-Y., Huang, H.-T., Liao, Z.-H., Lee, A.-T., Wu, Y.-S., Nan, F.-H. (2022). Removing malachite green and leucomalachite green from freshwater and seawater with four water treatment agents. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 10. https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2022.906886
  3. Hu, Y., Alnabulsi, A., Alnabulsi, A., Scott, C., Tafalla, C., Secombes, C. J., Wang, T. (2021). Characterisation and analysis of IFN-gamma producing cells in Rainbow Trout Oncorhynchus mykiss. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 117, 328–338. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2021.07.022
  4. Liu, F., Wang, T., Hu, Y., Tian, G., Secombes, C. J., Wang, T. (2020). Expansion of fish CCL20_like chemokines by genome and local gene duplication: Characterisation and expression analysis of 10 CCL20_like chemokines in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Developmental & Comparative Immunology, 103, 103502. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dci.2019.103502
  5. Hu, Y., Carpio, Y., Scott, C., Alnabulsi, A., Alnabulsi, A., Wang, T., Liu, F., Monte, M., Wang, T., Secombes, C. J. (2019). Induction of IL-22 protein and IL-22-producing cells in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss. Developmental & Comparative Immunology, 101, 103449. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dci.2019.103449
  6. Hu, Y., Wang, T., Carpio, Y., Scott, C., Wang, T., Liu, F., Monte, M., Alnabulsi, A., Secombes, C. J. (2019). Detection of interleukin (IL)-22 protein expression in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 91, 445. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2019.04.219
  7. Alnabulsi, A., Cash, B., Hu, Y., Silina, L., Alnabulsi, A., Murray, G. I. (2019). The expression of brown fat‐associated proteins in colorectal cancer and the relationship of uncoupling protein 1 with prognosis. International Journal of Cancer, 145(4), 1138–1147. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.32198
  8. Hu, Y., Maisey, K., Subramani, P. A., Liu, F., Flores-Kossack, C., Imarai, M., Secombes, C. J., Wang, T. (2018). Characterisation of rainbow trout peripheral blood leucocytes prepared by hypotonic lysis of erythrocytes, and analysis of their phagocytic activity, proliferation and response to pamps and proinflammatory cytokines. Developmental & Comparative Immunology, 88, 104–113. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dci.2018.07.010
  9. Wang, T., Hu, Y., Wangkahart, E., Liu, F., Wang, A., Zahran, E., Maisey, K. R., Liu, M., Xu, Q., Imarai, M., Secombes, C. J. (2018). Interleukin (IL)-2 is a key regulator of T helper 1 and T helper 2 cytokine expression in fish: Functional characterization of two divergent IL-2 paralogs in salmonids. Frontiers in Immunology, 9. https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.01683
  10. Abos, B., Estensoro, I., Perdiguero, P., Faber, M., Hu, Y., Díaz Rosales, P., Granja, A. G., Secombes, C. J., Holland, J. W., Tafalla, C. (2018). Dysregulation of B cell activity during proliferative kidney disease in Rainbow Trout. Frontiers in Immunology, 9. https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.01203
  11. Chang, C.-I., Chen, L.-H., Hu, Y.-F., Wu, C.-C., & Tsai, J.-M. (2017). Determining the cleavage site for the mature antimicrobial peptide of Nile tilapia β-defensin using 2D electrophoresis, western blot, and mass spectrometry analysis. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 62, 41–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2017.01.010
  12. Chu, C.-Y., Sheen, Y.-S., Cha, S.-T., Hu, Y.-F., Tan, C.-T., Chiu, H.-C., Chang, C.-C., Chen, M.-W., Kuo, M.-L., Jee, S.-H. (2013). Induction of chemokine receptor CXCR4 expression by transforming growth factor-β1 in human basal cell carcinoma cells. Journal of Dermatological Science, 72(2), 123–133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jdermsci.2013.06.011

Conference Papers

International Conference Presentation

  1. Induction of IL-22 protein and IL-22 producing cells in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss. Y. Hu, Y. Carpio, … T. Wang and C. Secombes, Oral presentation, 3rd Congress of the International Society of Fish & Shellfish Immunology (ISFSI), Gran Canaria, Spain June 16th-20th 2019
  2. Understanding the role of interferon-γ in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) immune responses. Y. Hu, M. Monte, … T. Wang and C. Secombes, Oral presentation, 14th Congress of the International Society of Developmental & Comparative Immunology (ISDCI), Santa Fe, NM, USA June 17th-21st 2018
  3. Understanding the role of IFN-γ in fish immune responses: Establishment of methods to monitor IFN-γ protein expression. Y. Hu, T. Wang and C. Secombes, Oral presentation, Postgraduate Research Conference, School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, UK April 12th -13th 2018
  4. Characterisation of monoclonal antibodies and their application in the detection of interferon- γ in vivo and in vitro in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Y. Hu, M. Monte, … T. Wang and C. Secombes, Poster, 18th International Conference on Diseases of Fish and Shellfish (EAFP), Belfast, UK September 4th -8th 2017
  5. Understanding the role of IFN-γ in fish immune responses: Establishment of methods to monitor IFN-γ protein expression. Y. Hu, A. Alnabulsi, … T. Wang & C. Secombes, Oral presentation, 3rd antibody validation workshop and 9th meeting, Pecs, Hungary. October 5th -6th 2017
  6. Production and characterisation of monoclonal antibodies against interferon-γ. Y. Hu, T, Wang, C. Secombes, Poster, 17th (Zebra)Fish immunology workshop Wageningen, Netherland. April 24th -28th 2016

Other conference presentations

  1. Recombinant expression of two aquatic antimicrobial peptides, the epinecidin from orange-spotted grouper (Epinephelus coioides) and the SALF from giant tiger prawn (Penaeus monodon), in yeast Yarrowia lipolytica. L. Chen, Y. Hu, C. Chang, Poster, 2015 Annual Meeting for Fisheries Society of Taiwan, Taipei, Taiwan January 18th -19th 2015
  2. The establishment of technology platform in risk assessment for genetically modified aquatic organism Y. Hu, C. Wang, S. Yeh, Poster, 2014 Annual Meeting for Fisheries Society of Taiwan, Chiayi, Taiwan January 18th -19th 2014