Recent Advances in Research：
（1）. Chung-Chin Kuo：Block of tetrodotoxin-resistant Na+ channel pore by multivalent cations: gating modification and Na+ flow dependence. Journal of General Physiology.
（2）. Chau-Fong Chen：Hypoxic preconditioning enhances renal superoxide dismutase in rats. Journal of Physiology.
（3）. Yuan-Feen Tsai：Effects of desipramine and MK-801 on components of muricidal behaviour in olfactory bulbectomized rats: an application of incisor-cutting animal model. Neuroscience Research Communications.
（4）. Mei-Lin Wu：Mitochondrial Na+ overload is caused by oxidative stress and leads to activation of the caspase 3- dependent apoptotic machinery. The FASEB Journal.
（5）. Kuo-Chu Chang：Aminoguanidine prevents age-related deterioration in left ventricular-arterial coupling in Fisher 344 rats. British Journal of Pharmacology.
（6）.Chih-Yung Tang：Neuroactive steroids reduce neuronal excitability by selectively enhancing tonic inhibition mediated by δ subunit-containing GABAA receptors. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
（7）. Hui-Min Su：Peroxisomal straight-chain acyl-coA oxidase and D-bifunctional protein are essential for the retroconversion step in docosahexaenoic acid synthesis. Journal of Biological Chemistry.
（8）. Meng-Chun Hu：Function CYP11A1 in animal models. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology.
(9）. Linda Chia-Hui Yu：SGLT-1-mediated glucose uptake protects intestinal epithelial cells against LPS-induced apoptosis and barrier defects. FASEB J.