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1997 Stanford University, Ph.D. in Molecular Pharmacology
1998 Seoul National University, M.S. in Pharmaceutics
1986 Seoul National University, B.S. in Pharmaceutics

Professional Experience

2008.10 - current Univerisy of Seoul, Department of Life Science, Professor
2004.12 - 2005.11 Univerisy of Seoul, Department of Life Science, Department Chair
2003.10 - 2008.09 Univerisy of Seoul, Department of Life Science, Associate Professor
1997.09 - 2003.09 Univerisy of Seoul, Department of Life Science, Assistent Professor
1992.09 - 1997.06 Stanford Medical School, Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Research Assistant
1989.01 - 1991.09 Texas A&M University, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Teaching and Research Assistant

Research Interests

Hypoxia, Gene expression, Epigenetics, Histone Methylation,

Major Research Achievements

[2022.07]  G-J. Lee*, YJ Kim*, B. Park*, S.Yim*, C. Park, H. Roh, Y. Moon, JK. Seong, H. Park (2022/04/27) YAP-dependent Wnt5a induction in hypertrophic adipocytes restrains adiposity. Cell Death & Disease 13(4) 407 (Co-corresponding author)
[2021.10] HJ. An*, Y. Kim*, S. Chang*, H. Kim, J. Song, H. Park, and I. Choi(2021.10) High-Spatial and Colourimetric Imaging of Histone Modifications in Single Senescent Cells Using Plasmonic Nanoprobes. Nature Communications 12(1) 5899 (Co-corresponding author)
[2019.10] B Park, S Chang, G-J. Lee, B. Kang, JK. Kim and H. Park (2019) Wnt3a disrupts GR-TEAD4-PPARγ2 positive circuits and cytoskeletal rearrangement in a β-catenin-dependent manner during early adipogenesis. Cell Death and Dis. 10(1), 16-27
[2017.11] S. Lee, J. Lee, S. Chae, Y. Moon, H-Y. Lee, B. Park, EG. Yang, D. Hwang, and H. Park (2017) Multi-dimensional histone methylations for coordinated regulation of gene expression under hypoxia. Nucleic Acids Res. 45 (20), 11643-11657 (Co-corresponding author)
[2008.11] SM. Choi, H-J. Cho, H. Cho, KH. Kim, JB. Kim and H. Park. (2008) Stra13/DEC1 and DEC2 Inhibit Sterol Regulatory Element Binding Protein-1c In a Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-Dependent Mechanism. Nucleic Acids Res 36(20) 6372-6385

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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