Professor Yoon-Kyoung Cho has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK).
Professor Yoon-Kyoung Cho from the Department of Biomedical Engineering at UNIST has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK), the most prestigious organization in the field of engineering in Korea. On... Read More
The signing ceremony of MoU between UNIST and Seoul Rehabilitation Hospital took place on December 12, 2023.
UNIST and Seoul Rehabilitation Hospital (SRH) have recently announced their collaboration to jointly develop and research digital healthcare-based rehabilitation medical technology. The partnership was formalized in a ceremony held at UNIST... Read More
Their findings have been published in the online version of Nucleic Acids Research on November 22, 2023.
Abstract R-loops are three-stranded nucleic acid structures that can cause replication stress by blocking replication fork progression. However, the detailed mechanism underlying the collision of DNA replication forks and R-loops remains el... Read More
The inaugural 'UUCM & UNIST Digital Healthcare Hackathon' competition took place in the UNIST University-Industry Cooperation Building from November 17 to 18, 2023.
In a groundbreaking collaboration, UNIST and the University of Ulsan College of Medicine joined forces to host the inaugural ‘UUCM & UNIST Digital Healthcare Hackathon.‘ The event took place in the Market Hall and Event Hall... Read More
Published in the November 2023 issue of Experimental & Molecular Medicine (EMM), their findings shed light on dopamine-related brain disease.
Abstract Dopamine neurons are essential for voluntary movement, reward learning, and motivation, and their dysfunction is closely linked to various psychological and neurodegenerative diseases. Hence, understanding the detailed signaling me... Read More
9 UNIST researchers distinguished themselves with inclusion in the 2023 list of Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Plc.
6,849 individual researchers from institutions in 67 countries and regions have been selected in the 2023 list, with 9 from UNIST.
Nine UNIST researchers have once again distinguished themselves with inclusion in the prestigious ‘Highly Cited Researchers (HCR)’ for 2023. This accomplishment places UNIST as the second-highest university in South Korea, follo... Read More
Research breakthroughs by Professors Yoon-Kyoung Cho and Dong Suk Kim, selected for 2023 National Top R&D Performances.
Every year, the Korean Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT) selects and announces the nation’s top 100 outstanding research performances to inspire an interest of the general public in science and technology. Three R&D breakthroughs by Pr... Read More
Leukemia High-Precision BioResearch Group Held Academic Seminar on Advancements in Blood Cancer Research
The seminar, held at UNIST on October 27, 2023, aimed to share knowledge and explore new avenues for next-generation blood cancer research.
The ‘Leukemia High-Precision BioResearch Group (Tentative Name),’ a collaboration established in February 2022 between UNIST and Uijeongbu Eulji Medical Center, organized a seminar on the latest advancements in blood cancer diag... Read More
The award presentation ceremony was held at the UNIST Haedong Hall on October 30, 2023.
UNIST announced that Medical AI Co., Ltd. has been selected as the final winner of the ‘2023 Digital Healthcare Challenge by UNIST X UCLA Center for SMART Health‘, hosted in collaboration with the UCLA Center for SMART Health in... Read More
The work by Distinguished Professor Kyungjae Myung has been published in the online version of Nucleic Acids Res. on September 22, 2023.
Abstract Homologous recombination (HR) requires bidirectional end resection initiated by a nick formed close to a DNA double-strand break (DSB), dysregulation favoring error-prone DNA end-joining pathways. Here we investigate the role of th... Read More