Hyunwoo Lee, PhD
Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences
Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
University of Illinois at Chicago
900 S. Ashland Ave., MBRB #3020
Chicago, IL 60607
Office: (312) 996-3371
Lab website: http://openwetware.org/wiki/User:Hyunwoo_Lee
Postdoctoral - University of Illinois at Chicago - 2004-2006
Postdoctoral - Washington University -2003-2004
Ph.D. - University of Illinois at Chicago - 2003
M.S. - Konkuk University - 1995
B.S. - Konkuk University - 1991
|Virulence mechanisms of bacterial pathogens
||Development of new genetic/genomic tools for functional identification of genes|
|Identification of new antibiotic targets||
Barendt S., H. Lee, C. Birch, MM Nakano, M. Jones, and P. Zuber (2013). Transcriptomic and phenotypic analysis of paralogous spx gene function in Bacillus anthracis Sterne. MicrobiologyOpen 2:695-714. Kang, S. O., R. A. Tesorero, H. Lee, and K. H. Cho. (2012). CvfA-mediated thermoregulation of capsule production in Streptococcus pyogenes. PLoS ONE 7: e37367.
Jeong, D. W., H. Cho, H. Lee, C. Li, J. Garza, M. Fried, T. Bae (2011). Identification of the P3 promoter and distinct roles of the two promoters of the SaeRS two-component system in Staphylococcus aureus. J. Bacteriololgy 193:4672-84.
Samant, S., F. Hsu, Alexander A. Neyfakh, and H. Lee (2009). The Bacillus anthracis MprF is required for synthesis of lysylphosphatidylglycerols and for resistance to cationic antimicrobial peptides. J. Bacteriology 191:1311-1319.
Samant, S., H. Lee, M. Ghassemi, J. Chen, J. Cook, A. A. Mankin, and A. A. Neyfakh (2008)Nucleotide biosynthesis is critical for growth of bacteria (E. coli and B. anthracis) in human blood. PLoS Pathogens 4:e37
Smith, K. L., M. J. Gomez, K. Y. Shatalin, H. Lee and A. A. Neyfakh (2007). Monitoring of gene knockouts: genome-wide profiling of conditionally essential genes in bacteria. Genome Biology 8: R87