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Education:Graduate Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, National Taiwan University
Experience:Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, National Taiwan University
Visiting Research Associate Professor School of Pharmacy, University.of North Carolina
Professor, Department of Marine Resources, National Sun Yat-sen University
Post-doctor Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego
Honor:ISI Citation Classic Award , CPJ Outstanding Contribution Award
Research Areas:Natural Product Chemistry, Instumental Analysis, Pharmaceutical Botany, Chemistry of Chinese Medicine, Synthesis of Natural and Biomimetic Drugs.
Lab Focus:1. Research of Anti-tumor Chinese Herbal Drugs.
2. Bioactive Constituents from Endemic Plants of Taiwan.
3. Bioactive Compounds from Coastal Creatures.
4. Modification and Synthesis of Natural Products.
5. Bioactive Compounds of Endophytic Fungi.
Research Subjects:1. Bioactive Natural Products from Soft Corals.
2. Lignans and Triterpenoids from Schisandra and Kadsura.
3. Research of Bioactive Labdane Diterperoids and Preparation of Ambrox.
4. Research and Preparation of Bioactive Sulfur-containing Alkaloids.
Teacher's Word:Pharmacy is a basic and applied science. It involves drug discovery and biotechnology. Learning it with interest would create beautiful life and excellent future career.
Lab Requirements:Interest, patience and friendly.
Lab Members:PDF: Govindon Sivakumar
MS assistants: S. Kumar
Ph.D. student: Biljana, Tsai-Yu Liao
MS students:Pei-Hsin Li, Kuan-Chun Wong