Jae Cho

Jae Cho

Jaehyoung Cho, Ph.D. Research scientist mitogaster@gmail.com Research Interest: Deep mining of PIWI interacting proteins Small RNA-mediated gene regulation, chromatin remodeling and aging Transcriptome-wide mapping of hnRNP interacting sites on pre-mRNA and functional dissection of hn proteins Education 03/1996 – 02/2001: Ph. D., Department of Molecular and Life Sciences, Pohang university of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea. (Advisor: Dr. Chi Bom Chae) 03/1994 – 02/1996: M. S., Department of Life Science, Pohang university of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea. (Advisor: Dr. Chi Bom Chae) 03/1988 – 02/1994: B. S., Department of Biology, Korea university, Seoul, Korea.   Research experience 02/2001 – 10/2001: Research associate at Pohang University of Science and Technology 11/2001 – 10/2007: Post-doctoral Scholar at California Institute of Technology 11/2007 – 04/2009: Senior Research Faculty at California Institute of Technology 04/2009 – 07/2011: Staff Research Associate at UCLA 08/2011 – present: Staff Scientist at Caltech   Professional experiences 03/1994 – 08/1994:  T. A. (Biochemistry Lab. I; Bio 302) 09/1996 – 02/1997:  T. A. (Microbiology Lab.; Bio 304) 03/1998 – 08/1998:  T. A. (Biochemistry I; Bio 301)   Honors and Awards Gosney Research Fellowship, California Institute of Technology, 2002-2003 Best Poster Awards, Annual Meeting of the Korean Society for Molecular biology, 1999   Publications Cho J and Goentoro L. Robust regulation of body axis patterning using a novel relative sensing mechanism of beta-catenin levels in early Xenopus embryo development. (manuscript in prepararion) Cho J*, Bahadorani S*, Lo T Jr, Walker DW. Enhanced mitochondrial biogenesis rescues the defects of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in a novel Drosophila model. (under revision). *These authors contributed equally. Jaehyoung Cho*, Jae H. Hur*, Jacqueline Graniel,...