Hongkyun Kim

Summary

Affiliation: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The dystrophin complex controls bk channel localization and muscle activity in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Hongkyun Kim
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Science and Medicine, North Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000780. 2009
  2. pmc Reduced IGF signaling prevents muscle cell death in a Caenorhabditis elegans model of muscular dystrophy
    Kelly Hyunju Oh
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:19024-9. 2013
  3. pmc Computational Methods for Tracking, Quantitative Assessment, and Visualization of C. elegans Locomotory Behavior
    Kyle Moy
    School of Computing, College of Computing and Digital Media, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0145870. 2015
  4. pmc Interaction of α-catulin with dystrobrevin contributes to integrity of dystrophin complex in muscle
    Hyun J Oh
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:21717-28. 2012
  5. pmc Presynaptic BK channel localization is dependent on the hierarchical organization of alpha-catulin and dystrobrevin and fine-tuned by CaV2 calcium channels
    Kelly H Oh
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University, 60064, North Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Neurosci 16:26. 2015

Collaborators

  • Kris Gevaert
  • MIRIAM GOODMAN
  • Kyle Moy
  • Jacob Furst
  • Daniela Raicu
  • Kelly H Oh
  • Linu S Abraham
  • Kelly Hyunju Oh
  • Hyun J Oh
  • Christian Silvestri
  • CHRISTOPHER BRANDON
  • Yung Chi Huang
  • Chandler Gegg
  • Mark J Alkema
  • Valerie Simonis
  • Weiyu Li
  • Huu Phuoc Tran
  • Evan Story
  • Tomasz J Proszynski
  • Jolanda van Hengel
  • Christophe Stove
  • Joshua R Sanes
  • Joseph X DiMario
  • Frans van Roy

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc The dystrophin complex controls bk channel localization and muscle activity in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Hongkyun Kim
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Science and Medicine, North Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000780. 2009
    ..Our results indicate that the DAPC modulates muscle excitability by localizing the SLO-1 channel to calcium-rich regions of C. elegans muscle...
  2. pmc Reduced IGF signaling prevents muscle cell death in a Caenorhabditis elegans model of muscular dystrophy
    Kelly Hyunju Oh
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:19024-9. 2013
    ..Our study suggests that manipulation of the IGF signaling pathways in muscle cells could be a potent intervention for muscular dystrophy. ..
  3. pmc Computational Methods for Tracking, Quantitative Assessment, and Visualization of C. elegans Locomotory Behavior
    Kyle Moy
    School of Computing, College of Computing and Digital Media, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0145870. 2015
    ..elegans can use Lévy flights for efficient food search. In summary, our tracker and analysis software will help analyze the neural basis of the alteration and transition of C. elegans locomotory behavior in a food-deprived condition. ..
  4. pmc Interaction of α-catulin with dystrobrevin contributes to integrity of dystrophin complex in muscle
    Hyun J Oh
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:21717-28. 2012
    ..elegans and mammalian muscles and strongly suggests that this interaction contributes to the integrity of the dystrophin complex...
  5. pmc Presynaptic BK channel localization is dependent on the hierarchical organization of alpha-catulin and dystrobrevin and fine-tuned by CaV2 calcium channels
    Kelly H Oh
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University, 60064, North Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Neurosci 16:26. 2015
    ..However, the mechanism underlying BK channel localization near calcium channels is not fully understood...

Research Grants1

  1. Identification of Novel Components of the Dystrophin Complex Using C. Elegans
    Hongkyun Kim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will also identify and study the functional mammalian homologues. These findings will improve our understanding of the pathogenesis mechanism of muscular dystrophy in humans and may help to devise new therapeutic strategies. ..