NCKU prof. to be honored by scientific society in US


The China Post news staff

TAIPEI, Taiwan — The American Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (SEBM) will award Shaw-jeng Tsai, professor from the Department of Physiology at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), the 2014 Distinguished Scientist Award. Tsai will be the second in the nation to be awarded this honor, the award ceremony will take place on April 27 at the SEBM Annual Meeting, San Diego, NCKU said.

Tsai’s research includes the mechanism of endometriosis and how cancer cells develop resistance to treatment.