Research Topics

Genomes and Genes


Ji Woong Choi


Affiliation: Gachon Medical School
Country: Korea


  1. Gaire B, Song M, Choi J. Sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor subtype 3 (S1P3) contributes to brain injury after transient focal cerebral ischemia via modulating microglial activation and their M1 polarization. J Neuroinflammation. 2018;15:284 pubmed publisher
  2. Kwon J, Gaire B, Park S, Shin D, Choi J. Identifying lysophosphatidic acid receptor subtype 1 (LPA1) as a novel factor to modulate microglial activation and their TNF-? production by activating ERK1/2. Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Biol Lipids. 2018;: pubmed publisher
  3. Han J, Lee E, Moon E, Ryu J, Choi J, Kim H. Matrix Metalloproteinase-8 is a Novel Pathogenetic Factor in Focal Cerebral Ischemia. Mol Neurobiol. 2016;53:231-239 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest a novel pathogenetic role of MMP8 and implicate modulation of its activity as a tractable strategy for therapies against cerebral ischemia. ..
  4. Gaire B, Lee C, Sapkota A, Lee S, Chun J, Cho H, et al. Identification of Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Receptor Subtype 1 (S1P1) as a Pathogenic Factor in Transient Focal Cerebral Ischemia. Mol Neurobiol. 2018;55:2320-2332 pubmed publisher
  5. Lee C, Jeon S, Cho K, Moon E, Sapkota A, Jun H, et al. Activation of Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Receptor Promotes Neuroprotection in Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis by Reducing Neuroinflammatory Responses. Mol Neurobiol. 2018;55:3007-3020 pubmed publisher