• 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



Kim, E.S.*, Chung, C.G.*, Kim, Y.H., Cha, I.J., Park, J.H., Kim, J., Ha, C.M., Kim, H.-J., and Lee,S.B. (2019) C9orf72-associated arginine-rich dipeptide repeats induce RNA-dependent accumulation of Staufen in nucleus. bioRxiv doi: (*: co-first author)

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