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Chun-Su Yuan, MD PhD

Current Fields of Research: Mechanisms of opioid pharmacological actions; Antagonism of opioid side effects, especially opioid bowel dysfunction; New drug development / Preclinical and Phase I, II, III clinical trials; Complementary and integrative medicine; Benefits and risks of herbal medicines.

University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Fellowship - Clinical Pharmacology
1996

University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Ph.D. - Physiology
1986

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)
U.S.A.
M.D. equivalency - Medicine
1983

Shanghai Second Medical College
Shanghai, China
M.D. - Medicine
1975

Correction to: Role of intestinal microbiome in American ginseng-mediated colon cancer prevention in high fat diet-fed AOM/DSS mice.
Wang CZ, Huang WH, Zhang CF, Wan JY, Wang Y, Yu C, Williams S, He TC, Du W, Musch MW, Chang EB, Yuan CS. Correction to: Role of intestinal microbiome in American ginseng-mediated colon cancer prevention in high fat diet-fed AOM/DSS mice. Clin Transl Oncol. 2018 03; 20(3):425.
PMID: 29027650

Role of intestinal microbiome in American ginseng-mediated colon cancer prevention in high fat diet-fed AOM/DSS mice [corrected].
Wang CZ, Huang WH, Zhang CF, Wan JY, Wang Y, Yu C, Williams S, He TC, Du W, Musch MW, Chang EB, Yuan CS. Role of intestinal microbiome in American ginseng-mediated colon cancer prevention in high fat diet-fed AOM/DSS mice [corrected]. Clin Transl Oncol. 2018 03; 20(3):302-312.
PMID: 28808878

Component analysis and target cell-based neuroactivity screening of Panax ginseng by ultra-performance liquid chromatography coupled with quadrupole-time-of-flight mass spectrometry.
Yuan J, Chen Y, Liang J, Wang CZ, Liu X, Yan Z, Tang Y, Li J, Yuan CS. Component analysis and target cell-based neuroactivity screening of Panax ginseng by ultra-performance liquid chromatography coupled with quadrupole-time-of-flight mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2016 Dec 01; 1038:1-11.
PMID: 27776327

Daikenchuto (TU-100) Suppresses Tumor Development in the Azoxymethane and APCmin/+ Mouse Models of Experimental Colon Cancer.
Hasebe T, Matsukawa J, Ringus D, Miyoshi J, Hart J, Kaneko A, Yamamoto M, Kono T, Fujiya M, Kohgo Y, Wang CZ, Yuan CS, Bissonnette M, Musch MW, Chang EB. Daikenchuto (TU-100) Suppresses Tumor Development in the Azoxymethane and APCmin/+ Mouse Models of Experimental Colon Cancer. Phytother Res. 2017 Jan; 31(1):90-99.
PMID: 27730672

American Ginseng Attenuates Colitis-Associated Colon Carcinogenesis in Mice: Impact on Gut Microbiota and Metabolomics.
Wang CZ, Yu C, Wen XD, Chen L, Zhang CF, Calway T, Qiu Y, Wang Y, Zhang Z, Anderson S, Wang Y, Jia W, Yuan CS. American Ginseng Attenuates Colitis-Associated Colon Carcinogenesis in Mice: Impact on Gut Microbiota and Metabolomics. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2016 Oct; 9(10):803-811.
PMID: 27443884

Determination of American ginseng saponins and their metabolites in human plasma, urine and feces samples by liquid chromatography coupled with quadrupole time-of-flight mass spectrometry.
Wan JY, Wang CZ, Liu Z, Zhang QH, Musch MW, Bissonnette M, Chang EB, Li P, Qi LW, Yuan CS. Determination of American ginseng saponins and their metabolites in human plasma, urine and feces samples by liquid chromatography coupled with quadrupole time-of-flight mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2016 Mar 15; 1015-1016:62-73.
PMID: 26896573

Phytochemistry and Anticancer Potential of Notoginseng.
Wang CZ, Anderson S, Yuan CS. Phytochemistry and Anticancer Potential of Notoginseng. Am J Chin Med. 2016; 44(1):23-34.
PMID: 26916912

Red ginseng and cancer treatment.
Wang CZ, Anderson S, DU W, He TC, Yuan CS. Red ginseng and cancer treatment. Chin J Nat Med. 2016 Jan; 14(1):7-16.
PMID: 26850342

Colon cancer chemopreventive effects of baicalein, an active enteric microbiome metabolite from baicalin.
Wang CZ, Zhang CF, Chen L, Anderson S, Lu F, Yuan CS. Colon cancer chemopreventive effects of baicalein, an active enteric microbiome metabolite from baicalin. Int J Oncol. 2015 Nov; 47(5):1749-58.
PMID: 26398706

Ginseng Metabolites on Cancer Chemoprevention: An Angiogenesis Link?
Wang CZ, Cai Y, Anderson S, Yuan CS. Ginseng Metabolites on Cancer Chemoprevention: An Angiogenesis Link? Diseases. 2015 Sep; 3(3):193-204.
PMID: 26941993

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