Lab., Neural circuitry of action,

L7313, Korea institute of science and technology (KIST), 

5 Hwarang-ro 14-gil, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, 02792, South Korea

Tel: 82-2-958-6931

 

 

 

Education and Training

2005-2011                            Ph.D. in Neuroscience

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, South Korea (Advisor: Dr. Daesoo Kim)

 

1999-2004                            B.S. in Biological sciences

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, South Korea

 

Research Experiences

2017-present                       Senior scientist

Center for neuroscience, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, South Korea

 

2011-2016                            Post-doctoral associate

Dept. of Biological sciences, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, South Korea

 

2011                                        Visiting scholar

The Greengard Laboratory, Rockefeller University, New York, USA

 

2002                                     Research assistant

Animal Cell Engineering Lab., Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, South Korea

 

Publications

1. Lee, S.*, Kim, J.*, Shin JH.*, Lee HE., Kang IS., Gwak K., Kim DS., Kim D.#, Lee KJ# (2018). Optogenetic Control of Body Movements via Flexible Vertical Light-Emitting Diodes on Brain Surface. Nano Energy 44, 447-455. (*, co-first authors; #, co-corresponding authors)

 

2. Kim, J., Kim, Y., Nakajima, R., Shin, A., Jeong, M., Park, A.H., Jeong, Y., Jo, S., Yang, S., Park, H., Cho, S., Cho, K., Shim, In., Chung, J., Paik, S., Augustine. G., Kim, D (2017). Inhibitory Basal Ganglia Inputs Induce Excitatory Motor Signals in the Thalamus. Neuron 95, 1181-1196.e1188.

 

3. Yim, N., Ryu, S.-W., Choi, K., Lee, K.R., Lee, S., Choi, H., Kim, J., Shaker, M.R., Sun, W., Park, J.-H., Kim D, Heo W and Choi C (2016). Exosome engineering for efficient intracellular delivery of soluble proteins using optically reversible protein-protein interaction module. Nature communications 7.

 

4. Park, A.H., Lee, S.H., Lee, C., Kim, J., Lee, H.E., Paik, S.-B., Lee, K.J., and Kim, D. (2016). Optogenetic mapping of functional connectivity in freely moving mice via insertable wrapping electrode array beneath the skull. ACS nano 10, 2791-2802.

 

5. Jeong, M., Kim, Y., Kim, J., Ferrante, D.D., Mitra, P.P., Osten, P., and Kim, D. (2016). Comparative three-dimensional connectome map of motor cortical projections in the mouse brain. Scientific reports 6.

 

6. Lee, K., Westin, L., Kim, J., Chang, J., Oh, Y., Amreen, B., Gresack, J., Flajolet, M., Kim, D., and Aperia, A., Kim, Y., and Greengard, P. (2015). Alteration by p11 of mGluR5 localization regulates depression-like behaviors. Molecular psychiatry 20, 1546-1556.

 

7. Kim, Y., Kim, S.H., Kim, K.H., Chae, S., Kim, C., Kim, J., Shin, H.-S., Lee, M.-S., and Kim, D. (2015). Age-dependent gait abnormalities in mice lacking the Rnf170 gene linked to human autosomal-dominant sensory ataxia. Human molecular genetics, 417.

 

8. Park, Y.-G., Kim, J., and Kim, D. (2013). The potential roles of T-type Ca2+ channels in motor coordination. Frontiers in neural circuits 7, 172.

 

9. Chang, K.-Y., Park, Y.-G., Park, H.-Y., Homanics, G.E., Kim, J., and Kim, D. (2011). Lack of Ca V 3.1 channels causes severe motor coordination defects and an age-dependent cerebellar atrophy in a genetic model of essential tremor. Biochemical and biophysical research communications 410, 19-23.

 

10. Won, H., Mah, W., Kim, E., Kim, J.-W., Hahm, E.-K., Kim, M.-H., Cho, S., Kim, J., Jang, H., and Cho, S.-C., Kim, B.-N., Shin, M.-S., Seo, J., Jeong, J., Choi, S.-Y., Kim, D., Kang, C., and Kim, E. (2011). GIT1 is associated with ADHD in humans and ADHD-like behaviors in mice. Nature medicine 17, 566-572.

 

11. Kim, J., Woo, J., Park, Y.-G., Chae, S., Jo, S., Choi, J.W., Jun, H.Y., Yeom, Y.I., Park, S.H., and Kim, K.H., Shin, H.-S., and Kim, D. (2011). Thalamic T-type Ca2+ channels mediate frontal lobe dysfunctions caused by a hypoxia-like damage in the prefrontal cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience 31, 4063-4073.

 

Patents

1. 일본 등록 특허 (JP, 201351649D), 주의력 결핍 과잉 행동 모델 마우스, 상기 모델 마우스를 이용한 집중력 장애 질병 예방 및 완화 효과 검증 방법 및 비특이적 T 타입 칼슘 억제제를 함유하는 집중력 장애 질병 예방 및 치료용 조성물, 김정진, 김대수 (등록일: 2015-10-02)

 

 2. 국내 등록 특허 (KR, 10-2013-0030332), Ethosuximide 약물의 주의력 결핍 과잉 행동 장애 질병의 완화 효과 검증, 김정진, 김대수 (등록일: 2016-05-24)

 

Honors & awards

2013                                     Young Scientist Award

                                        International Conference of the Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology (ICKSMCB), South Korea

 

2013                                     Travel fellowship

                                       Center for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology (MEST, Korea Government), South Korea

 

2012                                     Best Poster Award

                                        International Symposium for Molecular Neurodegenerative Disease Research, South Korea

 

2011                                     Travel Award

                                        34th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society, Japan

 

2011                                     Top Patent Award

                                        10th Bioneer Award, South Korea

 

2007                                     Best Oral Award

                                         1st Brain Korea 21 bioKAIST Annual retreat, South Korea

                                       

Oral presentation

The 20th Korean Society for Brain and Neural Science (2017.08), Seoul, South Korea 

The 1st IBS Super meeting (2015.06), Daejeon, South Korea

The International Conference of the Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology,

Young scientist awardee’s presentation (2013.10), Seoul, South Korea

Optogenetic Workshop (2011.12), California, USA

The10th Bioneer Award, Top patent awardee’s presentation (2011.03), Daejeon, South Korea

The 5rd Brain Korea 21 bioKAIST Annual retreat (2011.01), Gosari, South Korea

The 1st Brain Korea 21 bioKAIST Annual retreat (2007.01), Muju, South Korea

Osaka University - KAIST Symposium (2006.08), Osaka, Japan

The 8th Korean Society for Brain and Neural Science (2005.09), Seoul, South Korea 

Poster presentation

Gordon research conference, Optogenetic Approaches to Understanding Neural Circuits & Behavior (2016.07), Newry, USA

Miami 2014 winter symposium, The Molecular Basis of Brain Disorders (2014.1), Miami, USA

Cold spring harbor symposium, Francis Crick Symposium (2013.05), Suzhou, China

International Congress on Mental Dysfunction in Parkinson's disease (2013.04), Seoul, South Korea

International Symposium for Molecular Neurodegenerative Disease Research (2012.08),

Daejeon, South Korea

The 34th Japanese Neuroscience society (2011.09), Yokohama, Japan

The 1st Synapse Workshop, Korean Society for biochemistry and molecular biology (2010.08),

Yangyang, South Korea

The 3rd Brain Korea 21 bioKAIST Annual retreat (2009.01), Muju, South Korea

The 20th Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology (2008.10), Seoul, South Korea

The 37th Society for Neuroscience (2007, 10), Sandiego, USA

The 18th Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology (2006.10), Seoul, South Korea

          

Teaching experiences

Mar – June 2007  Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST),

Genetics & General Biology.

Tutored undergraduate students every week to supplement lectures.

 

Sep – Dec 2006   Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST),

Experiments for Genetics.

Tutored undergraduate students every week to experiments.

(Last updated: 2017-09-01)

Dr. Jeongjin Kim