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
Distinguished Professor Kyungjae Myung's research team discovers a new function of mismatch repair protein MSH2-MSH3 in DNA double-strand break repair.
Their findings have been published in the May 2023 issue of Nucleic Acids Research.
DNA is well known as the blueprint of life, necessary for an organism to facilitate living processes. DNA can be damaged by various factors such as radical metabolites, radiation, and some toxic chemicals. As DNA is a molecule consisting of... Read More
[WHY UNIST] Prof. KyungJae Myung, School of Life Sciences
“UNIST provides a supportive environment for ambitious young scientists,” says Dr. Kyungjae Myung who is Distinguished Professor in the School of Life Sciences at UNIST. For future students considering a degree at UNIST, Dr. Myung explains... Read More
The 1st CGI International Symposium, held at UNIST from May 27 to 30, 2015
World-renowned experts in genomic integrity convened on May 27 at the Low Dimensional Carbon Materials Building of UNIST to discuss the current challenges and opportunities in genomic research and medicine. The 1st CGI International Symposi... Read More
UNIST, one of the world's foremost graphene R&D institutions
On April 27, UNIST held a ceremony not only to mark the completion of new IBS Center for Multi-Dimensional Carbon Materials (CMCM), but also to celebrate the establishment of two other IBS research centers on campus. During the course of th... Read More
Dr. Kyungjae Myung, selected to head the Center for Genomic Integrity (CGI) at the UNIST campus
In recent years, UNIST has hosted three IBS campus research centers, led by world-class scientists, thereby capturing the attention of scientists worldwide with its potential to become one of the world’s top 10 science and technology univer... Read More