Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Kun-Ming Chen, PhD, MS

Kun-Ming Chen, PhD, MS

Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • dibenzo(a,l)pyrene
  • DNA Damage
  • Carcinogenesis
  • Neoplasms
  • Mutagenesis
  • Carcinogens
  • DNA Adducts
  • Tobacco
  • Tongue
  • Environmental Pollutants
  • Mouth
  • Proteins

Recent Publications




Chen, K-M, Sun, Y-W, Cooper, TK, Benitez, G, Aliaga, C, Zhu, J, Gowda, K, Amin, S & El-Bayoumy, K 2018, 'Comparative Tumorigenicity and DNA Damage Induced by Dibenzo[ def,p]chrysene and Its Metabolites in the Mouse Ovary', Chemical Research in Toxicology, vol. 31, no. 11, pp. 1111-1118.




Sun, Y-W, Chen, KY, Kwon, CH & Chen, K-M 2016, 'CK0403, a 9-aminoacridine, is a potent anti-cancer agent in human breast cancer cells', Molecular medicine reports, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 933-938.


Sun, Y-W, El-Bayoumy, K, Aliaga, C, Awad, A, Gowda, K, Amin, S & Chen, K-M 2015, 'Tissue Distribution, Excretion and Pharmacokinetics of the Environmental Pollutant Dibenzo[def,p]chrysene in Mice' Chemical Research in Toxicology, vol. 28, no. 7, pp. 1427-1433.

Clinical Trials Search

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