Jeong, Cherlhyun     Principal Researcher






– Ph.D. Seoul National University, Electrical Engineering, Liquid Crystal Physics (2005)

– B.S. KAIST, Electrical Engineeing (2000)

– Senior Research Scientist, Korea Institute of Science & Technology (KIST) (2012~)

– Associate Professor, University of Science and Technology (2016~)

– Professor, KHU-KIST Department of Converging Science and Technology (2016~)

– Studying on sophisticated physical techniques to manipulate and visualize the dynamics of single molecules to understand basic biophysical processes involving DNA , membrane protein and other molecules, using force spectroscopy, a single particle tracking, single-molecule FRET, or their combinations.

– Single exosome characterization using single molecule imaging technique.

[1] M. S. Sung†, J.-H. Jung†, C. Jeong*, T.-Y. Yoon*, J.-H. Park*,

Single-molecule co-immunoprecipitation reveals functional inheritance of EGFRs in extracellular

vesicles, Small, 14, 1802359 (2018).

[2] Y. Jeon†, Y. H. Choi†, Y. Jang†, J. Yu, J. Goo, G. Lee, Y. K. Jeong, S. H. Lee, I.-S. Kim, J.-S. Kim, C. Jeong*, S. Lee*, S. Bae*,

Direct observation of DNA target searching and cleavage by CRISPR-Cas12a, Nature Communications, 9, 2777 (2018)

[3] J. H. Kim, C. Jeong,

Single Molecule Method for Molecular Biology,

International Journal of Oral Biology, 43, 53 (2018)

[4] J. Kim, J. Kim, C. Jeong*, W. J. Kim*

Synergistic nanomedicine by combined gene and photothermal therapy, Advanced drug delivery reviews, 98, 99 (2016)

[5] W.-K. Cho†, C. Jeong†, D.-H. Kim, M. Jang, K.-M. Song, C. Ban, R. Fishel, J.-B. Lee,

ATP Alters the Diffusion Dynamics of MutS on Mismatched DNA, Structure, 20, 1, (2012).

[6] C. Jeong†, W.-K. Cho†, K.-M. Song, C. Cook, T.-Y, Yoon, C. Ban, R. Fishel, and J.-B. Lee

MutS Switches Between Two Fundamentally Distinct Clamps during Mismatch Repair,

Nature Structure and Molecular Biology, 18, 379 (2011).