Sanghee Yun, PhD

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Research Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

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The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Biology)
Dong-A University, Busan, South Korea, 2000.
MS (Biological Sciences)
Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, 2002.
PhD (Neurobiology and Anatomy)
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Yun S, Reynolds RP, Petrof I, White A, Rivera PD, Segev A, Gibson AD, Suarez M, DeSalle MJ, Ito N, Mukherjee S, Richardson DR, Kang CE, Ahrens-Nicklas RC, Soler I, Chetkovich DM, Kourrich S, Coulter DA, Eisch AJ: Stimulation of entorhinal cortex-dentate gyrus circuitry is antidepressive. Nature Medicine 24: 658-666, 2018.

Bulin SE, Mendoza ML, Richardson DR, Song KH, Solberg TD, Yun S, Eisch AJ. : Dentate gyrus neurogenesis ablation via cranial irradiation enhances morphine self-administration and locomotor sensitization. Addiction Biology 23(2): 665-675, 2018.

Whoolery CW, Walker AK, Lucero MJ, Richardson DR, Reynolds RP, Beddow DH, Clark KL, Shih H- Y, LeBlanc JA, Cole MG, Amaral WZ, Mukherjee S, Zhang S, Ahn F, Bulin SE, DeCarolis NA, Rivera PD, Chen BPC, Yun S, Eisch AJ.: Whole Body Exposure to 28Si Radiation Dose-Dependently Disrupts Dentate Gyrus Neurogenesis and Proliferation in the Short-Term and New Neuron Survival and Contextual Fear Conditioning in the Long-Term. Radiation Research 188(5): 532-551, 2017.

Yun S, Donovan MH, Ross MN, Richardson DR, Reister R, Farnbauch LA, Fischer SJ, Riethmacher D, Gershenfeld HK, Lagace DC, Eisch AJ: Stress-induced anxiety- and depressive-like phenotype associated with transient reduction in neurogenesis in adult nestin-CreERT2/diphtheria toxin fragment in transgenic mice. PLoS One 11(1): e0147256, 2016.

Sigulinsky CL, German ML, Leung AM, Clark AM, Yun S, Levine EM: Genetic chimeras reveal the autonomy requirements for Vsx2 in embryonic retinal progenitor cells. Neural Development 10(12): doi: 10.1186/s13064-015-0039-5, 2015.

Rivera PD, Raghavan RK, Yun S, Latchney SE, McGovern M-K, Birnbaum SG, Eisch AJ: Retrieval of morphine-associated context induces cFos in dentate gyrus neurons. Hippocampus 25(4): 409 - 14, 2015.

Petrik D, Latchney SE, Masiulis I, Yun S, Zhang Z, Wu JI, Eisch AJ: Chromatin remodeling factor Brg1 supports the early maintenance and late responsiveness of nestin-lineage adult neural stem and progenitor cells. Stem Cells 33(12): 3655-3665, 2015.

Petrik D, Yun S, Latchney SE, Kamrudin S, LeBlanc JA, Bibb JA, Eisch AJ: Early postnatal in vivo gliogenesis from nestin-lineage progenitors requires Cdk5. PLoS One 8(8), e72819 2013 Notes: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0072819.

Gordon PJ, Yun S, Clark AM, Monuki ES, Murtaugh LC, Levine EM: Lhx2 balances progenitor maintenance with neurogenic output and promotes competence state progression in the developing retina. The Journal of Neuroscience 33(30): 12197 - 12207, 2013.

Yun S, Saijoh Y, Hirokawa KE, Kopinke D, Murtaugh LC, Monuki ES and Levine EM: Lhx2 links the intrinsic and extrinsic factors that control optic vesicle. Development 136(23): 3895-3906, 2009.

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