Groundbreaking Research Reveals the Role of TonEBP in Lupus and Lupus Nephritis, Opening New Avenues for Treatment
The research findings were made available on May 5 ahead of their official publication in Kidney International on July 1, 2023.
Summary Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disorder characterized by autoreactive B cells and dysregulation of many other types of immune cells including myeloid cells. Lupus nephritis (LN) is a common target organ manifest... Read More
Professor Hyug Moo Kwon (School of Life Sciences, UNIST) has published a review paper at 'Nature Review Nephrology'.
“This paper summarizes the nine years of my research that has been underway since joining UNIST. It starts with a study on the role of TonEBP* protein and clarifies its connection with metabolic diseases. We hope these achievements wi... Read More
Jun Ho Lee, a doctroral student in Life Sciences at UNIST, named a recipient of 2018 Life Science Awards.
Jun Ho Lee, a doctroral student in Life Sciences at UNIST, has been named as a recipient of Merck’s 2018 Life Science Awards in Tumor Biology, receiving the grand prize of $10,000. This award has been given to Jun Ho Lee in recognitio... Read More
UNIST-WRIRM-UniBasel Organ Mimetic Research Center has secured KRW 3.9 billion for the next 6 years.
UNIST and Ulsan will initiate a research collaboration to develop human organs-on-chips in hoping to reduce the time and cost for new drug discovery. The UNIST-WRIRM-UniBasel Organ Mimetic Research Center has announced that it has been sele... Read More
Their findings published in the prestigious BMJ, a leading international journal in gastroenterology and hepatology.
Liver cancer resists most chemotherapy drugs. Even if cancer cells are completely removed, the recurrence rate in patients who have undergone complete surgical resection reaches up to 70%. Despite medical advancements, treating liver cancer... Read More