Publications by authors named "Gwo-Fang Yuan"

30Publications

Evaluating the urate-lowering effects of different microbial fermented extracts in hyperuricemic models accompanied with a safety study.

J Food Drug Anal 2017 Jul 3;25(3):597-606. Epub 2016 Aug 3.

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan; Department of Biomedical Informatics, Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan; Department of Medical Research, China Medical University Hospital, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan. Electronic address:

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July 2017

Secondary Metabolites of the Endophytic Fungus Lachnum abnorme from Ardisia cornudentata.

Int J Mol Sci 2016 Sep 8;17(9). Epub 2016 Sep 8.

Graduate Institute of Natural Products, College of Pharmacy, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan.

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September 2016

Six new metabolites produced by Colletotrichum aotearoa 09F0161, an endophytic fungus isolated from Bredia oldhamii.

Nat Prod Res 2016 16;30(3):251-8. Epub 2015 Jul 16.

a College of Pharmacy, Graduate Institute of Natural Products, Kaohsiung Medical University , Kaohsiung 807 , Taiwan.

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July 2016

Inhibitory effects of constituents of an endophytic fungus Hypoxylon investiens on nitric oxide and interleukin-6 production in RAW264.7 macrophages.

Chem Biodivers 2014 Jun;11(6):949-61

Graduate Institute of Natural Products (GINP), College of Pharmacy, Kaohsiung Medical University (KMU), Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan, ROC, (phone: +886-7-3121101 (ext 2191)).

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June 2014

A 2-yr service report of cell line authentication.

In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 2013 Dec 14;49(10):743-5. Epub 2013 Aug 14.

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, 331 Shih-pin road, Hsinchu, 30062, Taiwan.

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December 2013

Preventive effects of Monascus on androgen-related diseases: androgenetic alopecia, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and prostate cancer.

J Agric Food Chem 2013 May 25;61(18):4379-86. Epub 2013 Apr 25.

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan.

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May 2013

Phytochemical investigation of Annulohypoxylon ilanense, an endophytic fungus derived from Cinnamomum species.

Chem Biodivers 2013 Mar;10(3):493-505

Bioresource Collection and Research Center (BCRC), Food Industry Research and Development Institute (FIRDI), Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.

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March 2013

Inhibitory effects of maleimide derivatives from the mycelia of the fungus Antrodia cinnamomea BCRC 36799 on nitric oxide production in lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-activated RAW264.7 macrophages.

Chem Biodivers 2013 Mar;10(3):434-41

Bioresource Collection and Research Center (BCRC), Food Industry Research and Development Institute (FIRDI), Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.

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March 2013

Analysis of Taiwan patents for the medicinal mushroom "Niu-Chang- Chih".

Recent Pat Food Nutr Agric 2013 Apr;5(1):62-9

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, 331 Shih-Pin Road, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.

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April 2013

Monascusazaphilones A-C, three new azaphilone analogues isolated from the fungus Monascus purpureus BCRC 38108.

Nat Prod Res 2013 27;27(13):1145-52. Epub 2012 Sep 27.

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, ROC.

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January 2014

Monascuspiloin enhances the radiation sensitivity of human prostate cancer cells by stimulating endoplasmic reticulum stress and inducing autophagy.

PLoS One 2012 3;7(7):e40462. Epub 2012 Jul 3.

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University, Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan.

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December 2012

Monascuspiloin induces apoptosis and autophagic cell death in human prostate cancer cells via the Akt and AMPK signaling pathways.

J Agric Food Chem 2012 Jul 13;60(29):7185-93. Epub 2012 Jul 13.

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan 70428, Taiwan.

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July 2012

Monasnicotinates A-D, four new pyridine alkaloids from the fungal strain Monascus pilosus BCRC 38093.

Molecules 2011 Jun 7;16(6):4719-27. Epub 2011 Jun 7.

Bioresource Collection and Research Center (BCRC), Food Industry Research and Development Institute (FIRDI), Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.

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June 2011

Antioxidant activities of extracts and metabolites isolated from the fungus Antrodia cinnamomea.

Nat Prod Res 2011 Sep 8;25(16):1488-96. Epub 2011 Jul 8.

Bioresource Collection and Research Center (BCRC), Food Industry Research and Development Institute (FIRDI), Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.

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September 2011

Deriving the phylogenetic information from some physicochemical properties of protein sequences computed.

J Comput Chem 2011 Jan;32(1):70-80

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, HsinChu, Taiwan.

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January 2011

Isolation and structure determination of one new metabolite isolated from the red fermented rice of Monascus purpureus.

Nat Prod Res 2010 Jun;24(10):979-88

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.

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June 2010

A new sesquiterpene isolated from the extracts of the fungus Monascus pilosus-fermented rice.

Nat Prod Res 2010 May;24(8):750-8

Bioresource Collection and Research Center (BCRC), Food Industry Research and Development Institute (FIRDI), Taiwan 300, Hsinchu, ROC.

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May 2010

Secondary metabolites from the red mould rice of Monascus purpureus BCRC 38113.

Nat Prod Res 2010 Nov;24(18):1719-25

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.

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November 2010

Exploring the distribution of citrinin biosynthesis related genes among Monascus species.

J Agric Food Chem 2008 Dec;56(24):11767-72

Department of Biological Science and Technology, National Chiao Tung University, HsinChu, Taiwan.

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December 2008

Selection of an effective red-pigment producing Monascus pilosus by efficient transformation with aurintricarboxylic acid.

Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 2008 Nov 7;72(11):3021-4. Epub 2008 Nov 7.

Department of Biological Science and Technology, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.

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November 2008

Cloning and characterization of monacolin K biosynthetic gene cluster from Monascus pilosus.

J Agric Food Chem 2008 Jul 26;56(14):5639-46. Epub 2008 Jun 26.

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, National Chiao Tung University, HsinChu, Taiwan.

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July 2008

Maleimide and maleic anhydride derivatives from the mycelia of Antrodia cinnamomea and their nitric oxide inhibitory activities in macrophages.

J Nat Prod 2008 Jul 4;71(7):1258-61. Epub 2008 Jun 4.

Food Industry Research and Development Institute, No 331, Shih-Pin Road, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, Republic of China.

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July 2008

Secondary metabolites from the mycelia of the fungus Monascus pilosus BCRC 38072.

Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 2008 Mar;56(3):394-7

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, Republic of China.

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March 2008

Understanding nonaflatoxigenicity of Aspergillus sojae: a windfall of aflatoxin biosynthesis research.

Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 2007 Oct 31;76(5):977-84. Epub 2007 Jul 31.

Food and Feed Safety Research Unit, Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, 1100 Robert E. Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA.

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October 2007

Polyphasic approach to the taxonomy of the Rhizopus stolonifer group.

Mycol Res 2007 Feb;111(Pt 2):196-203

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan.

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February 2007

Association algorithm to mine the rules that govern enzyme definition and to classify protein sequences.

BMC Bioinformatics 2006 Jun 15;7:304. Epub 2006 Jun 15.

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, HsinChu, Taiwan.

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June 2006

Comparison of the aflR gene sequences of strains in Aspergillus section Flavi.

Microbiology (Reading) 2006 Jan;152(Pt 1):161-170

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, PO Box 246, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, ROC.

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January 2006