Professor
JONGPIL KIM, Ph.D.
Professor/ Distinguished Professor
Dept. of Chemistry
Dept. of Biomedical Engineering Dongguk University
Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine
Director, BK21Plus team for Regenerative Medicine
E-mail jpkim153@dongguk.edu or jk2316@gmail.com

 

 


Academic & Research Background
 
Postdoctoral Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Whitehead Institute), PI: Rudolf Jaenisch, MA, USA (2008-2012)
Ph.D, Columbia University, Biochemistry & Neurobiology, PI: Asa Abeliovich, NY, USA (2008)
M.S,  GIST, PI: Dohan Kim, (2001)
B.S,   Dongguk University, Seoul Korea (1999)
 
Professor, Dept. of Chemistry & Biomedical Engineering, Dongguk Univ. (2012-Present)

Honors & Awards
 
2020   과학기술인상(한국연구재단)
2019   동국 학술상
2018   동국 우수 연구자상
2017   자랑스러운 동국인상
2015   Outstanding Research Award, Dongguk University
2013   Best Teaching Award, Dongguk University
2008   The Brunie Prize in Stem Cell Research, Columbia University
1994   Scholarship for Excellent Student, Dongguk University

Selective Publications

1. In vivo neuronal gene editing via CRISPR-Cas9 amphiphilic nanocomplexes alleviates deficits in mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease. Park H,Oh J,Shim G,Cho B,Chang Y,Kim S,Baek S,Kim H,Shin J,Choi H,Yoo J,Kim J,Jun W,Lee M,Lengner C,Oh YK, Kim J. Nature Neuroscience, 2019 Apr;22(4):524-528.

2. Modeling G2019S-LRRK2 Sproadic Parkinson’s disease in 3D Midbrain organoids. Kim H, Park HJ, Choi H, Chang Y, Park H, Shin J, Kim J, Lengner CJ, Lee YK, Kim J. Stem Cell Reports. 2019 Mar 5;12(3):518 -531.

3. Electromagnetized gold nanoparticles mediated direct lineage reprogramming into induced dopamine neurons in vivo for Parkinson’s disease therapy. Yoo J, Lee E, Jung J, Kim J, Chang Y, Park G, Baek S, Jang W, Kwon Y, Kim S, Lengner C, Kim J, Nature Nanotechnology, (IF:33.4), 2017 Jul 17 (Corresponding)

4. Modeling Apolipoprotein E ε3/4 allele-associated sporadic Alzheimer’s disease in an induced neuron. Kim H, Yoo J, Shin J, Chang J, JungJ,JoDG,KimJ,JangW,LengnerCJ, KimB,and Kim J. Brain, 2017 Aug 1;140(8):2193-2209.

5. Electromagnetic fields mediate efficient cell reprogramming into a pluripotent state. Baek S, Quan X, Kim S, Lengner C, Park JK, Kim J. ACS Nano,2014 Oct 28;8(10):10125-38.

6. Functional integration of dopaminergic neurons directly converted from mouse fibroblasts. Kim J, Su SC, Wang H, Cheng AW, Cassady JP, Lodato MA, Lengner CJ, Chung CY, Dawlaty MM, Tsai LH, Jaenisch R. Cell Stem Cell. 2011 Nov 4;9(5):413-9. 

7. A MicroRNA feedback circuit in midbrain dopamine neurons. Kim J, Inoue K, Ishii J, Vanti WB, Voronov SV, Murchison E, Hannon G, Abeliovich A., Science. 2008 Aug 31;317(5842):1220-4.