Jee-Yeon Hwang, PhD
Jee-Yeon Hwang, PhD

Jee-Yeon Hwang, PhD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pharmacology and Neuroscience

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Chapter 5 - Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Ischemia-Induced Neuronal Death, https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-69424-7.00005-3, Stroke (7th Edition); Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management, 57-73, 2021

Articles

  • Title: The Role of NF-B Triggered Inflammation in Cerebral Ischemia. PMID: 34040505 doi: 10.3389/fncel.2021.633610, Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 2021
  • Title: Autophagy and synaptic plasticity: epigenetic regulation. PMID: 31634675, doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2019.09.010, Current Opinion in Neurobiology, Volume 59, Pages 207-212, 2019
  • Title: Gadd45b Acts as Neuroprotective Effector in Global Ischemia-Induced Neuronal Death. PMID: 30832463, doi: 10.5213/inj.1938040.020, International Neurourology Journal, 23 (Suppl1), S11-21, 2019

Presentations

  • Oral presentation entitled "Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration" at the Research Rounds and Seminars in the Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience., 2021
  • Oral presentation entitled "PI3K/Akt pathway stabilizes the DNA methyltransferase (DNMT) proteins: Implication in Alzheimer's disease." at the Omaha Area Ubiquitin and Aging Research Group Meeting., 2021
  • Poster presentation entitled "The Role of miR-34b/c in Global Ischemic Stroke" at the Internation Stroke Conference 2020 in Los Angeles, CA, USA., 2020
  • Oral presentation entitled "CK1 regulates REST abundance by β-TrCP dependant ubiquitin/proteasomal degradation" at the Omaha Area Ubiquitin and Aging Research Group Meeting., 2019
  • Poster presentation entitled "miR-34b/c inhibition attenuates ischemia-induced death of hippocampal neurons and rescues aberrant synaptic plasticity and cognitive deficits" at the 10th IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience in Daegu, Korea., 2019
  • Invited talk entitled "Epigenetic regulation of microRNAs in global ischemic stroke" at the University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea. , 2019
  • Oral presentation entitled "The role of microRNAs in global ischemic stroke" at the Research Rounds and Seminars in the Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience., 2019
  • Poster presentation entitled "Inhibition of miR-34b/c rescues hippocampal CA1 neurons and memory deficits in global ischemia" at the annual meeting of Society of Neuroscience in San Diego, CA, USA., 2018