Molecular NeuroBiology lab @ KBRI Dissecting Learning and Memory!

박형주 (Hyungju Park), Ph.D.

VCFN7375-edited

Lab Head / Principal Research Scientist


Research interests
(1) studying molecular mechanisms regulating cognitive functions including learning and memory, especially focusing on neuro-glia interaction
(2) developing novel molecular/genetic tools for dissecting complex circuit connectivity and activities regulating cognitive functions

Techniques
- electrophysiology & fluorescence imaging tools using acute brain slices and cultured cells
- molecular biology for cloning/manipulating/delivering targeted genes.

Education
- Ph.D. (2000~2007), Seoul National University, Korea


한정호 (Jong-Ho Han), M.S.

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Research Fellow



Research interests
- Molecular mechanisms of neural circuit plasticity  & neurodegenerative diseases
Techniques
- Molecular biology, Cell biology
Education
- M.S. (2012~2014), Hannam University, Korea


이효은 (Hyoeun Lee), M.S.

이효은-edited

Research Fellow


Research interests
- Molecular mechanisms underlying neuro-glia interaction-mediated regulation of LTP/LTD
Techniques
- Electrophysiology (whole-cell patch clamp, extracellular field recording)
Education
- M.S. (2014), GIST, Korea

김지영 (Jiyoung Kim), B.S.

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Ph.D. student (DGIST)


Research interests
- molecular mechanisms of astrocyte-mediated  synaptic plasticity
- glia-mediated synapse pruning and its role in regulating learning and memory process
Techniques
- Electrophysiology & Behavioral analysis
Education
- B.S. (2015), Yeungnam University, Korea

김현영 (Hyunyoung Kim), B.S.

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Ph.D. student (DGIST)


Research interests
- Neuro-glia interaction regulating learning and memory functions
- Development of viral vector system

Techniques
- Electrophysiology & molecular biology

Education
- B.S.(2016), Yeungnam University, Korea

Alumni

오준영 (Research fellow)

김혜연
(Intern student)

윤성령
(MS student)

이제선
(Jesun Lee; Postdoc)

김상희
(Intern student)