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Cho, Jin Won

Ph.D. (University of California, Davis), Cell Biology and Glycobiology

J  chojw311@yonsei.ac.kr
+82-2-2123-4083
? Department of Integrated OMICS for Biomedical Science, Yonsei University,
    Seoul 120-749, Korea
H http://www.yonsei-glyco.org/

EDUCATION
1977-1982: B.S. Biology Yonsei University
1982-1984: M.S. Microbiology Yonsei University
1987-1993: Ph.D. Glycobiology University of California, Davis
 
ACADEMIC EXPERIENCES
1993-1996: Post Doc State University of New York, Stony Brook 
 
AWARDS
2013: Underwood Distinguished Professor (Yonsei University)
2011: Life Science Award (KSMCB)
2007: Selected as a "50 Excellent Research Outcome" (KOSEF and MOST)
2006: Yonsei Academic Award
 
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
1996-present: Professor Department of Systems Biology and Integrated OMICS for Biomedical Science, Yonsei University
2005-2007: Department Chair
2005-2007: Dean of School of Biological Sciences Yonsei University
2006: General Secretary Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology
2007: General Secretary of Korean Society for Glycoscience
2012-2013: President of Korean Society for Glycoscience
2014: Vice president of Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology
Present : Organizer of 24th International Symposium on Glycoconjugates  
             (2017.08)
Present: National representative of International Glycoconjugates
             Organization (IGO)
Present: President of Korean Singer-songwriter Association
 
RESEARCH INTERESTS
Functional role of O-GlcNAc modification 
 
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Partha S. Banerjee, Gerald W. Hart and Jin Won Cho (2013) Chemical approaches to study O-GlcNAcylaton. Chem Soc Rev 42:4345-4357

Eun Young Kim, Eun-Hee Jeong, Soo Jin Park, Hyun-Jeong Jeong, Isaac Edery, and Jin Won Cho (2012) A role for O-GlcNAcylation in setting circadian clock speed. Genes & Dev 26:490-502

Sang Yoon Park, Hyun Sil Kim, Nam Hee Kim, Suena Ji, So Young Cha, Jeong Gu Kang, Ichiro Ota, Keiji Shimada, Noboru Konishi, Hyung Wook Nam, Soon Won Hong, Won Ho Yang, Jurgen Roth, Jong In Yook, Jin Won Cho (2010) Snail1 is stabilized by O-GlcNAc modification in hyperglycemic condition. EMBO J 29, 3787-3796

Won Ho Yang, Sang Yoon Park, Hyung Wook Nam, Do Hyun Kim, Jeong Gu Kang, Eun Seok Kang, Yu Sam Kim, Hyun Chul Lee, Kwan Soo Kim, and Jin Won Cho (2008) NF
B activation is associated with its O-GlcNAcylation state under hyperglycemic conditions. PNAS 105:17345-17350

Won Ho Yang, Ji Eun Kim, Hyung Wook Nam, Jung Won Ju, Hoe Suk Kim, Yu Sam Kim, and Jin Won Cho (2006) Modification of p53 with O-linked N-acetylglucosamine regulates p53 activity and stability. Nature Cell Biology. 8:1073-1083

Hong-Kyung Kim, Jeong-Gu Kang, Shigehiko Yumura, Charles J. Walsh, Jin Won Cho, and Joo Hun Lee (2005) De novo Formation of Basal bodies in Naegleria gruberi: Regulation by Phosphorylation. J Cell Biol 169:719-724