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Neural Stem Cells in Development and Disease


Neural stem cell is a fundamental unit to build up our brain. During brain development, billions of different types of cells have to be correctly specified from neural stem cells, directed to migrate to the right position, organized in different layers and nuclei, and finally connected to appropriate targets.

Latest news

Ki-Jun was selected as a SUHF young investigator!  Sep 17th, 2019

Ki-Jun was selected as a SUHF young investigator (서경배 신진연구자)! We will investigate secrets of neuroepitranscriptome in development and function of the brain, with generous supports from SUHF for 5 years.  

New researchers joined to the lab.   Jan 7th, 2019

New researchers (Chanwoo Park, Jihoon Moon) joined for independent research. Welcome to the Yoon lab!

New undergrad students joined to the lab.   Dec 17th, 2018

New undergrad students (HoeWon Park, Bonsang Koo, Baek Gyu Choi, Isaak Kim) joined for undergrad research program. Welcome to the Yoon lab! 

A review paper has published in Viruses.   Jan 30th, 2019

A new review paper about stem-cell-derived model systems to study virus-host interactions has published.

Our first graduate student, Sungmin Lee joined to the lab.   Jun 1st, 2019

Sungmin Lee joined as a Ph.D. student. Welcome to the Yoon lab! 

Our first postdoc, Dr. Ajeet Kumar joined to the lab.   Apr 1st, 2019

Dr. Ajeet Kumar is a developmental biologist with plenty of experiences on embryology. Welcome to the Yoon lab! 

Chanwoo Park and Jihoon Moon started their MS/Ph.D. graduate programs. Sep 1st, 2019

Congratulation for Chanwoo and Jihoon. They officially started their graduate programs in this September.  

Our review paper was published in Molecules and Cells.  Sep 27th, 2019

Bonsang, Beakgyu and Hoewon wrote a nice review paper about brain organoid technology. Congratulation!