• Chang Geon Chung
  • Ph.D. student (MS-PhD combined course)
  • Phone : 053-785-6128



Illinois Wesleyan University (B.S.)

Major: Psychology


Research Projects:

Cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying early neuropathy of neurodegenerative diseases and aging



Chung, C.G., Lee, H., and  Lee, S.B. (2018) Mechanisms of protein toxicity in neurodegenerative diseases. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 75:3159-3180. 

Chung, C.G.*, Kwon, M.J.*, Jeon, K.H.*, Hyeon, D.Y.*, Han, M.H., Park, J.H., Cha, I.J., Cho, J.H., Kim, K., Rho, S., Kim, G.R., Jeong, H., Lee, J.W., Kim, T., Kim, K., Kim, K.P., Ehlers, M.D., Hwang, D., and Lee, S.B. (2017)  Golgi outpost synthesis impaired by toxic polyglutamine proteins contributes to dendritic pathology in neurons. Cell Reports 20:356-369. (*: co-first author) * Selected for F1000 prime: * Selected for BRIC 한빛사 추천논문:

Jeon, Y.M., Lee, S., Kim, S., Kwon, Y., Chung, C.G., Lee, S., Lee, S.B., and Kim, H.J. (2017) Neuroprotective effects of protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B inhibition against ER stress-induced toxicity. Mol. Cells 40:280-290.

Cho, J.H., Park, J.H., Chung, C.G., Shim, H.-J., Jeon, K.H., Yu, S.-W., and Lee, S.B. (2015) BBRC pii: S0006-291X(15)00901-8. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2015.05.006

Chung, C.G., and Lee. S.B. (2014) Regulation of Mitochondrial Calcium through the MCU complex. KSMCB Webzine (

Honors & Awards:

2017 DGIST outstanding researcher award