Sung OK Yoon, PhD

Sung Yoon


College of Medicine


Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry

Academic Title

Assoc Professor

Research Program

Molecular Biology and Cancer Genetics

Research Interest

Spinal Cord Injuries, Adrenal Gland Neoplasms, Pheochromocytoma, Disease Models, Animal, Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental, Adenoviridae Infections, Sciatic Neuropathy

The long-term goal of Dr. Yoon's lab is to understand how the balance between cell survival and death is maintained in the adult nervous system.  Currently, they are focusing on the role of stress kinase, JNK signaling, under pathological conditions.

Education and Background

Office Locations

184 Rightmire Hall

1060 Carmack Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210




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