Name Yi-Chun Yeh
Lab TEL 02-77496211
Office TEL 02-77496117
FAX No. 02-29324249
Address. No. 88, Sec. 4, Ting-Chow Rd, Taipei, Taiwan, 11677
E-mail yichuny@ntnu.edu.tw
Lab. Website  
Classification Full-Time
Title Professor
Research Biochemistry、Synthetic Biology、Bioenergy、Biosensor
Research Specialization  
Laboratory /

Academic Researches

  1. Journal Articles
    1. Chou YC, Shih CI, Chiang CC, Hsu CH, and Yeh YC* (2019). Reagent-free DOPA-dioxygenase Colorimetric Biosensor for Selective Detection of L-DOPA. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, DOI:10.1016/j.snb.2019.126717.

    2. Lin C, Zhang QX, and Yeh YC* (2019). Development of a Whole-cell Biosensor for the Determination of Tyrosine in Urine for Point-of-care Diagnostics. Analytical methods, 11, 1400-1404.

    3. Lu KH, Lin JH, Lin CY, Chen CF*, and Yeh YC* (2019). A fluorometric paper test for chromium(VI) based on the use of N-doped carbon dots. Microchimica Acta, 10.1007/s00604-019-3337-5.

    4. Lou CY, Chou YC , Tsai JH, Huang TM, Chen JZ*, and Yeh YC* (2019). Screen-printed electrochemical biosensor based on tyrosinase/chitosan/reduced graphene oxide biocomposites for the sensitive and interference-free detection of dopamine. Applied Sciences, 9(4), 622.

    5. Kuo KH, Lu KH, and Yeh YC* (2018). Cell-Based Biosensor with Dual Signal Outputs for Simultaneous Quantification of Phenylacetic Acid and Phenylethylamine. ACS synthetic biology, 7, 12, 2790-2795.

    6. Lin C, Jair YC, Chou YC, Chen PS, and Yeh YC* (2018). Transcription Factor-Based Biosensor for Detection of Phenylalanine and Tyrosine in Urine for Diagnosis of Phenylketonuria. Analytica Chimica Acta, 1041, 108-113. 

    7. Kuo KH, Chen PH, Lin C, Chen CF, Lee IR, and Yeh YC* (2018). Determination of Gold Ions in Human Urine Using Genetically Engineered Microorganisms on a Paper Device. ACS Sensors, 3, 4, 744-748. 

    8. Lin C, Guo KH, Liu CY, and Yeh YC* (2017). Using Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer for Bioimaging Applications. CHEMISTRY (The Chinese Chemical Society, Taipei), 75(3), 259-266.

    9. Chen YJ, Liu CY, Tsai DY, and Yeh YC* (2017). A portable fluorescence resonance energy transfer biosensor for rapid detection of silver ions. Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 258: 784-788.

    10. Lin YK and Yeh YC* (2017). Dual-Signal Microbial Biosensor for the Detection of Dopamine without Inference from Other Catecholamine Neurotransmitters. Analytical Chemistry, 89(21):11178-11182.  

    11. Yang CH, Chen CW, Lin YK, Yeh YC, Hsu CC, Fan YJ, Yu IS, and Chen JZ (2017).Atmospheric-Pressure Plasma Jet Processed Carbon-Based Electrochemical Sensor Integrated with a 3D-Printed Microfluidic Channel. Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 164(12): B534-B541. 

    12. Chen PH, Lin C, Guo KH, and Yeh YC* (2017).Development of a pigment-based whole-cell biosensor for the analysis of environmental copper. RSC Advances, 7, 29302-29305. 

    13. Ouyang CY, Lin YK, Tsai DY, and Yeh YC* (2016).Secretion of metal-binding proteins by a newly discovered OsmY homolog in Cupriavidus metallidurans for the biogenic synthesis of metal nanoparticles. RSC Advances, 6, 16798-16801.

    14. Tsai DY, Tsai YJ, Yen CH, Ouyang CY, and Yeh YC * (2015).Bacterial surface display of metal binding peptides as whole-cell biocatalysts for 4-nitroaniline reduction. RSC Advances, 5, 87998 - 88001
    15. Ma SY and YC Yeh * (2015). One-step synthesis of water-soluble fluorescent copper nanoparticles for label-free detection of manganese ion. Analytical methods,7, 6475 - 6478.

    16. Tsai YJ, Ouyang CY, Ma SY, Tsai DY, Tseng HW, and Yeh YC * (2014).Biosynthesis and display of diverse metal nanoparticles by recombinant Escherichia coliRSC Advances, 4(102), 58717 - 58719 

    17. Tseng HW, Tsai YJ, Yen JH, Chen PH, Yeh YC* (2014).Fluorescence-based microbial sensor for the selective detection of gold. Chem. Commun. 50 (14), 1735 -7

    18. Müller J, Maceachran D, Burd H, Sathitsuksanoh N, Bi C, Yeh YC, Lee TS, Hillson NJ, Chhabra SR, Singer SW and Beller HR*(2013).  Engineering of Ralstonia eutropha H16 for Autotrophic and Heterotrophic Production of Methyl Ketones. Appl Environ Microbiol. ,79(14):4433-9.

    19. Yeh YC*, Müller J , Bi C, Hillson NJ, Beller HR, Chhabra SR and Singer SW* (2013). Functionalizing bacterial cell surfaces with a phage protein. Chem. Commun., 49, 910-912.  

    20. Bi C, Su P, Müller J, Yeh YC, Chhabra SR, Beller HR, Singer SW and Hillson NJ (2013). Development of a broad-host synthetic biology toolbox for ralstonia eutropha and its application to engineering hydrocarbon biofuel production. Microb Cell Fact., 12(1):107.

    21. Goley ED†*, Yeh YC†, Hong SH, Fero MJ, Abeliuk E, McAdams HH, and Shapiro L. (2011) Assembly of the Caulobacter cell division machine. Mol. Microbiol.80(6): 1680-98. (†Contributed equally)

    22. Yeh YC, Comolli LR, Downing KH, Shapiro L, and McAdams HH. (2010) The Caulobacter Tol-Pal complex is essential for outer membrane integrity and is required for the completion of cell division and polar protein localization. J. Bacteriol.;(192):4847–58.

    23. Lin CC, Yeh YC, Yang CY, Chen GF, Chen YC, Wu YC, and Chen CC. (2003) Quantitative analysis of multivalent interactions of carbohydrate-encapsulate gold nanoparticle with concanavalin A. Chem. Commun.; (23):2920-1. 

    24. Lin CC, Yeh YC, Yang CY, Chen CL, Chen GF, Chen CC, and Wu YC. (2002) Selective binding of mannose-encapsulated gold nanoparticles to type 1 pili in Escherichia coliJ. Am. Chem. Soc.; 124(14):3508-9. 
Unit Title Department Position Date
National Taiwan Normal UniversityAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Chemistry 2016-02 ~
National Taiwan Normal UniversityAssistant ProfessorChemistry 2012-08 ~ 2016-01
Lawrence Berkeley National LabPostdocPhysical biosciences division 2011-01 ~ 2012-07
Academic Degrees
School Nation Department Degree Date
Stanford UniversityU.S.A.ChemistryPhD2004-09 ~ 2010-12
National Taiwan Normal UniversityTaiwanChemistryMS2001-09 ~ 2003-06
National Taiwan Normal UniversityTaiwanChemistryBS1997-09 ~ 2001-06
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