Kyung Sook Chung


Affiliation: College of Medicine
Country: Korea


  1. Jin B, Chung K, Kim H, An H. Chinese Skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis Georgi) inhibits inflammation and proliferation on benign prostatic hyperplasia in rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2019;235:481-488 pubmed publisher
    ..These finding strengthens that SRE could be used as plant-based 5α-reductase inhibitory alternative. ..
  2. Hong J, Chung K, Shin J, Park G, Jang Y, Lee K. Anti-Colitic Effects of Ethanol Extract of Persea americana Mill. through Suppression of Pro-Inflammatory Mediators via NF-κB/STAT3 Inactivation in Dextran Sulfate Sodium-Induced Colitis Mice. Int J Mol Sci. 2019;20: pubmed publisher
    ..7 macrophages. Taken together, our data indicate that ethanol extract of avocado may be used as a promising therapeutic against inflammatory bowel diseases by suppressing the NF-κB and STAT3 signaling pathway. ..
  3. Won J, Chung K, Park E, Lee J, Choi J, Tapondjou L, et al. 23-Hydroxyursolic Acid Isolated from the Stem Bark of Cussonia bancoensis Induces Apoptosis through Fas/Caspase-8-Dependent Pathway in HL-60 Human Promyelocytic Leukemia Cells. Molecules. 2018;23: pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these findings indicate that 23-HUA induces apoptosis in HL-60 human promyelocytic leukemia cells through formation of DISC and caspase-8 activation leading to loss of ΔΨm and caspase-3 activation. ..
  4. Jung H, Lee J, Chung K, Hong J, Choi J, Kim S, et al. Novel Rhodanine Derivative, 5-[4-(4-Fluorophenoxy) phenyl]methylene-3-{4-[3-(4-methylpiperazin-1-yl) propoxy]phenyl}-2-thioxo-4-thiazolidinone dihydrochloride, Induces Apoptosis via Mitochondria Dysfunction and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in Human C. Molecules. 2018;23: pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that mitochondrial dysfunction and ER stress contribute to KSK05104-induced apoptosis in human colon cancer cells. ..
  5. Chung K, Cheon S, Roh S, Lee M, An H. Chemopreventive Effect of Aster glehni on Inflammation-Induced Colorectal Carcinogenesis in Mice. Nutrients. 2018;10: pubmed publisher
  6. Cheon S, Chung K, Roh S, Cha Y, An H. Bee Venom Suppresses the Differentiation of Preadipocytes and High Fat Diet-Induced Obesity by Inhibiting Adipogenesis. Toxins (Basel). 2017;10: pubmed publisher
    ..These findings demonstrate that BV mediates anti-obesity/differentiation effects by suppressing obesity-related transcription factors. ..
  7. Cheon S, Chung K, Lee K, Choi H, Ham I, Jung D, et al. HVC1 ameliorates hyperlipidemia and inflammation in LDLR-/- mice. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:222 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that HVC1 might be effective in preventing high-cholesterol diet-induced hyperlipidemia by regulating the genes involved in cholesterol and lipid metabolism, and inflammatory responses. ..