About the Authors

Chia-Chun Lin, Jiin-Cherng Yen
Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

Yu-Tse Wu, Lie-Chwen Lin, Tung-Hu Tsai
Institute of Traditional Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

Yu-Tse Wu, Tung-Hu Tsai
Department of Education and Research, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Lie-Chwen Lin
National Research Institute of Chinese Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan

Tung-Hu Tsai
Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan

Corresponding Author

thtsai@ym.edu.tw

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CCL THT. Performed the experiments: CCL JCY YTW LCL. Analyzed the data: CCL THT. Wrote the paper: CCL THT.