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Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology

Host School/Campus
KIST School
Participating Schools/Campus
Institut Pasteur Korea
Introduce

Bio-Medical Converging Major is a multi disciplinary field which consists of 3 sub majors including Biological Chemistry, Medical Engineering and Neuroscience. Biological Chemistry focuses on new drug discovery based on understanding life phenomena using integrated approach of biology and chemistry while Biomedical Engineering engages on development of new biotechnology that can be applied for medical treatment and diagnosis on the basis of Engineering, Medicine and Biology. Neuroscience studies mechanisms underlying human cognition and brain disorders to find new treatment drug or technology. Bio-Medical provides World Class atmosphere and opportunity for cutting edge research on Biotechnology and Medicine.

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Biomedical Engineering Biomedical engineering (BME) integrates traditional engineering, biology, and medicine. While combining engineering and biological approaches, BME explores an interdisciplinary, innovative solutions to incurable diseases and body impairment in medical field
Neuroscience Neuroscience is a most interdisciplinary study to understand neural mechanisms underlying human behaviors with molecular, genetic, physiological and behavioral approaches, which also aims to find better treatments for brain disorders.
Biological Chemistry The department is dedicated to obtaining a world-class reputation as an outstanding department of biological chemistry on the basis of its rigorous curriculum and the quality of it is research; the department and consists of more than 23 distinguished professors carrying out ting-edge research and 42 excellent graduate students.
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  • Park Kwideok Chief major professor Tissue engineering, Stem cell bioengineering, Extracellular microenvironment, Growth factor delivery system 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Park Kwideok Position Professor/Chief major professor
    Research Tissue engineering, Stem cell bioengineering, Extracellular microenvironment, Growth factor delivery system
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 3
    Institute Departments 한국과학기술연구원
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 02-958-5288
    Education 1993-02 / Hanyang University / Bachelor's
    1996-02 / Hanyang University / Master's
    2001-05 / University of Iowa / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  1. Suhaeri M., Subbiah R., Van S., Du P., Kim IG., Lee K., Park K. (2015). Cardiomyoblast differentiation on tunable extracellular matrix microenvironment. Tissue Engineering Part A.
    -  2. Kim IG., Hwang MP., Du P., Ko J., Ha CW., Do SH., Park K. (2015). Bioactive cell-derived matrices combined with polymer mesh scaffold for osteogenesis and bone healing. Biomaterials
    -  3. Du P., Subbiah R., Park JH., Park K. (2014). Vascular morphogenesis of human umbilical vein endothelial cells on cell-derived macromolecular matrix microenvironment. Tissue Engineering Part A.

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  • Wang Shick Ryu Campus professor representative Molecular biology of hepatitis B virus 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Wang Shick Ryu Position Professor/Campus professor representative
    Research Molecular biology of hepatitis B virus
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments -
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 031-8018-8001
    Education 1989-08 / University of Wisconsin-Madison / Doctor's
    1980-02 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Master's
    1978-02 / Seoul National University / Bachelor's

    Research Results

    -  [논문] Wang-Shick Ryu/Hepatitis B virus X protein enhances Myc stability by inhibiting SCFSkp2 ubiquitinE3 ligase-mediated Myc ubiquitination and contributes to oncogenesis/Oncogene/2016
    -  [특허] Wang-Shick Ryu/Hepatitis B Virus Vectors for Gene Therapy/Feb. 21, 2006/US 7,001,760 B2
    -  [저서] Wang-Shick Ryu/Molecular Virology of Human Pathogenic Viruses/Academic Press/2016

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  • Andreas Manz analytical chemistry, microfluics, "lab on chip" 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Andreas Manz Position Professor
    Research analytical chemistry, microfluics, "lab on chip"
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments Microfluidics
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 496819381210
    Education 1982-07 / Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich / Master's
    1986-09 / Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Miniaturized total chemical analysis systems: a novel concept for chemical sensing A.Manz, N.Graber, H.M.Widmer Sens. Actuators B1, 244-248 (1990)
    -  Chemical amplification: Continuous-flow PCR chip M.U.Kopp, A.J.de Mello, A.Manz Science 280, 1046-1048 (1998)
    -  Nanoliter-sized overheated reactor P. Neuzil, W. Sun, T.Karasek, A.Manz Appl. Phys. Lett., 106, 024104 (2015)

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  • Regis Grailhe Cellular Quantitative Biology 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Regis Grailhe Position Professor
    Research Cellular Quantitative Biology
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 1
    Institute Departments Technology Resource Center
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 031-8018-8260
    Education 1989-08 / Universite Paul Sabatier / Bachelor's
    1991-08 / Institute National Polytechnique de Toulouse / Master's
    1997-12 / Strasbourg 1(Universite Louis Pasteur) / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Kim J, Lee H, Lee JH, Kwon DY, Genovesio A, Fenistein D, Ogier A, Brondani V, Grailhe R. Dimerization, oligomerization, and aggregation of human Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Cu/Zn-superoxide dismutase 1 mutant forms in live cells. J Biol Chem. 2014.0
    -  Kim J, Li X, Kang MS, Im KB, Genovesio A, and Grailhe R Quantification of protein interaction in living cells by two photon spectral imaging with fluorescent protein FRET pair devoid of acceptor bleed-through. Cytometry A. 2012.02.01
    -  Kim J, Lee JH, Kwon D, Lee H, and Grailhe R A comparative analysis of resonance energy transfer methods for Alzheimer related protein-protein interactions in living cells. Mol Biosyst. 2011.11.01

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  • Kyungsu Kang Effect of natural products on gut health, lifespan, and longevity. 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kyungsu Kang Position Associate professor
    Research Effect of natural products on gut health, lifespan, and longevity.
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 천연물인포매틱스연구센터
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 033-650-3657
    Education 2002-02 / Seoul National University / Bachelor's
    2004-02 / Seoul National University / Master's
    2012-02 / Seoul National University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Kim J.Y., Le N.T.A., Lee S.Y., Song D.G., Hong S.C., Cha K.H., Lee J.W., Pan C.H., and Kang K.* / 3,3'-Diindolylmethane improves intestinal permeability dysfunction in cultured human intestinal cells and the model animal Caenorhabditis elegans. /J. Agric. Food Chem. / 2019
    -  Jung Y.J., Lee E.H., Lee C.G., Rhee K.J., Jung W.S., Choi Y., Pan C.H.*, and Kang K.* / AKR1B10-inhibitory Selaginella tamariscina extract and amentoflavone decrease the growth of A549 human lung cancer cells in vitro and in vivo / J. Ethnopharmacol. / 2017
    -  Lee, S.Y., Kim, J.Y., Jung, Y.J., and Kang, K.* / Toxicological evaluation of the topoisomerase inhibitor, etoposide, in the model animal Caenorhabditis elegans and 3T3-L1 normal murine cells / Environ. Toxicol. / 2017

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  • Kang, Min-Jung Biomarker discovery, Novel diagnosis method development, Post translation modification analysis 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kang, Min-Jung Position Associate professor
    Research Biomarker discovery, Novel diagnosis method development, Post translation modification analysis
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 1
    Institute Departments 분자인식연구센터
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 02-958-5088
    Education 1994-02 / Seoul National University / Bachelor's
    1996-02 / Seoul National University / Master's
    2002-05 / Saarland University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Anal Bioanal Chem 404, 2249 (2012) Multireaction monitoring of 12 peptides for lowered immunity screening
    -  Anal Chem 86, 10157 (2014) Highly sensitive immunoassay for the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction using silica spheres encapsulating a quantum dot layer
    -  Korean Patent Application No. 10-2013-0018839 급성 심근 경색 진단용 조성물, 그 조성물을 포함하는 급성 심근 경색 진단용 키트 및 급성 심근 경색 진단 방법

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  • Ji Yoon Kang Microfluidics and biosensor 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Ji Yoon Kang Position Professor
    Research Microfluidics and biosensor
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 바이오마이크로시스템연구단
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 02-958-6747
    Education 1990-02 / Seoul National University / Bachelor's
    1992-02 / Seoul National University / Master's
    1997-02 / Seoul National University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Kim C, Bang JH, Kim YE, Lee SH, Kang JY, On-chip anticancer drug test of regular tumor spheroids formed in microwells by a distributive microchannel network..Lab Chip. 2012 Oct 21;12(20):4135-42.
    -  Kim C, Lee KS, Bang JH, Kim YE, Kim MC, Oh KW, Lee SH, Kang JY.3-Dimensional cell culture for on-chip differentiation of stem cells in embryoid body. Lab Chip. 2011 Mar 7;11(5):874-82
    -  Kim C, Chung S, Kim YE, Lee KS, Lee SH, Oh KW, Kang JY. Generation of core-shell microcapsules with three-dimensional focusing device for efficient formation of cell spheroid. Lab Chip. 2011 Jan 21;11(2):246-52

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  • Keiko Tanaka-Yamamoto Signaling mechanisms of long-term synaptic plasticity 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Keiko Tanaka-Yamamoto Position Professor
    Research Signaling mechanisms of long-term synaptic plasticity
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 1
    Institute Departments 기능커넥토믹스연구단
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 02-958-7222
    Education 1993-03 / Hokkaido Univ / Bachelor's
    1996-03 / Hokkaido Univ / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Yamamoto, Y., Lee D., Kim, Y., Lee, B., Seo, C., Kawasaki, H., Kuroda, S., Tanaka-Yamamoto, K. (2012) Raf Kinase Inhibitory Protein is Required for Cerebellar Long-Term Synaptic Depression by Mediating PKC-Dependent MAPK Activation. J. Neurosci. 32; 14254-14264
    -  Tanaka, K., Augustine, G. J. (2008) A positive feedback signal transduction loop determines timing of cerebellar long-term depression. Neuron 59; 608-620
    -  Kim, T., Tanaka-Yamamoto, K. (2013) Mechanisms producing time course of cerebellar long-term depression. Neural Netw. 47; 32-35.

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  • Kwon, Oh-Seung Toxicology, Toxicokinetics and Metabolism, Neuroimmunology, Doping Drug Analysis 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kwon, Oh-Seung Position Professor
    Research Toxicology, Toxicokinetics and Metabolism, Neuroimmunology, Doping Drug Analysis
    Major Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology Student Count 1
    Institute Departments 도핑콘트롤센터
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 02-958-5184
    Education 1983-02 / CHUNG-ANG UNIVERSITY / Bachelor's
    1985-02 / Seoul National University / Master's
    1996-05 / University of Arkansas / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Mahbub Hasan, Ji-Eun Seo, -, -, - and O.S. Kwon*. Novel genes in brain tissues of EAE-induced normal and obese mice: Upregulation of metal ion-binding protein genes in obese-EAE mice. Neuroscience, 343, 322-336 (2017) (2017 February)
    -  Ji-Eun Seo, Mahbub Hasan, -, -, - and O.S. Kwon*. A leading role for NADPH oxidase in an in-vitro study of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Molecular Immunology, 72, 19-27 (2016 April)
    -  권오승, 칸다가다라, 임혜연, 강민정, 정병화, 정봉철, 하크마문: 다발성신경경화증의 치료 또는 예방용 조성물 및 이의 스크리닝 방법 (Screening of a new compound by using EAE mice model for the preventive treatment of multiple sclerosis). 관리번호 K05405, 출원번호 10-2010-0126263/등록번호 10-1324647, 등록일 2013.11.19

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