Prof. Jong Eun Lee

Yonsei University, South Korea



1993 Ph.D., Biochemistry, Neurochemistry, Yonsei University, Korea

1985 M.S., Biochemistry, Protein Biochemistry, Yonsei University, Korea

1983 B.S., Biochemistry, Yonsei University, Korea

Publications (Selected)

  1. Kiran Kumar Bokara, Kihyo Kwon, Yoon Mi Nho, Won Taek Lee, Kyung Ah Park, Jong Eun Lee: Retroviral expression of arginine decarboxylase attenuates oxidative burden in mouse cortical neuronal stem cells. accepted to Stem Cells and Development 2010. (ISSN 1547-3287)
  2. Jae Hwan Kim, Yong Woo Lee, Yu Mi Park , Kyung Ah Park, Seung Hwa Park, Won Taek Lee*, Jong Eun Lee*: Agmatine reduced collagen scar area accompanied with righting reflex recovery after complete transection spinal cord injury. accepted to Spine 2010. (ISSN 0362-2436)
  3. Dong-wook Rha, Seong-Woong Kang, Yoon-Ghil Park, Sung-Rae Cho, Won Taek Lee, Jong Eun Lee, Eun Sook Park: Effects of constraint-induced movement therapy on the neurogenesis and functional recovery after hypoxic-ischemic injury in mice. accepted to Developmental medicine and child neurology 2010. (ISSN 0012-1622)
  4. Soo Kyoung Ahn*, Samin Hong*, Yu Mi Park, Won Taek Lee, Kyung Ah Park, Jong Eun Lee*: Effects of agmatine on hypoxic microglia and activity of nitric oxide synthase. accepted to Brain Research. 2011. (ISSN 0006-8993)
  5. Chin Hee Mun, Won Taek Lee, Kyung Ah Park, Jong Eun Lee*: Agmatine reduced the expression of nitric oxide synthase and peroxynitrite formation in rat cerebral cortex after transient global cerebral ischemia.: accepted to Neural Regeneration Research 2010. (ISSN 1673-5374)
  6. Sung-Ung Moon, Ki-.Hyo Kwon, Jae Hwan Kim, Kiran Kumar Bokara, Kyung Ah Park, Won Taek Lee, Jong-Eun Lee: Recombinant hexahistidine arginine decarboxylase (hisADC) induced endogenous agmatine synthesis during stress. Molecular Cellular Biochemistry Dec;345(1-2):53-60, 2010. (ISSN 0300-8177)
  7. Hyun Joo Jung§, Mei Zi Yang§, Ki Hyo Kwon, Midori A. Yenari, Yoon Jung Choi, Won Taek Lee, Kyung Ah Park, Jong Eun Lee: Agmatine inhibits Matrix Metalloproteinase expression via the regulation of ATF3 in cerebral endothelial cells. accepted to Current Neurovascular Research 7: 201-212, 2010. (ISSN 1567-2026)
  8. Im SH, Yu JH, Park ES, Lee JE, Kim HO, Park KI, Kim GW, Park CI, Cho SR: Induction of striatal neurogenesis enhances functional recovery in an adult animal model of neonatal hypoxic-ischemic brain injury. Neuroscience Aug 11;169(1):259-68, 2010. (ISSN 0306-4522)
  9. Young Eun Choi, Soo Kyung Ahn, Won Taek Lee, Jong Eun Lee, Seung Hwa Park, Bang Bu Yoon and Kyung Ah Park: Soybeans Ameliolate Diabetic Nephropathy in Rats. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine; 7(4): 433–440, 2010. (ISSN 1741-427X)
  10. Jae Hwan Kim, Yong Woo Lee, Kyung Ah Park, Won Taek Lee, Jong Eun Lee: Agmatine attenuates brain edema through reducing the expression of aquaporin-1 following cerebral ischemia. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab May; 30(5): 943-949, 2010. (ISSN 0271-678X)
  11. Yoonmi Nho1, Jong Youl Kim1, Dongwoo Khang2, Thomas J Webster2, and Jong Eun Lee1*: Adsorption of mesenchymal stem cells and cortical neural stem cells on carbon nanotube/poly (carbonate) urethane. Nanomedicine (Lond) Apr; 5(3): 409-417, 2010. (ISSN 1743-5889)
  12. Y. Iizuka, S. Hong, C.Y. Kim, W.I. Yang, J.E. Lee and G.J. Seong: Protective mechanism of agmatine pretreatment on RGC-5 cells injured by oxidative stress. Braz J Med Biol Res, March 43(4): 356-358, 2010. (ISSN 0100-879X)
  13. Ki-Soo Park, Jinsung Tae, Bongkum Choi, Young-Seok Kim, Cheol Moon, Sa-Hyun Kim, Han-Sin Lee, Jinhyun Kim, Jun-Sung Kim, Jaeberm Park, Jung-Hee Lee, Jong Eun Lee, Jae-Won Joh, Sungjoo Kim: Characterization, in vitro cytotoxicity assessment, and in vivo visualization of multimodal, RITC-labeled, silica-coated magnetic nanoparticles for labeling human cord blood–derived mesenchymal stem cells. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine 6(2): 263-276, 2010. (ISSN 1549-9634)
  14. Jae-Ho Kim, Jong-Eun Lee, Seung U.Kim, Kyung-Gi Cho: Stereological Analysis on migration of human neural stem cells in the brain of rats bearing glioma. accepted to Neurosurgery Feb 66(2): 333-342, 2010. (ISSN 0148-396X)