2014 ~ current


  • (Co-author) Astrocytes phagocytose adult hippocampal synapses for circuit homeostasis. Lee JH, Kim JY, Noh S, Lee H, Lee SY, Mun JY, Park H, Chung W. (2020) Nature. 2021 Feb;590(7847):612-617.
  • (First author, Co-author) Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy for Nanoparticle-Cell Interaction and Protein Localization. Minkyo Jung, Tae Keun Kim, Ha-Na Woo, Ji Young Mun, Heuiran Lee, Chan-Gi Pack. (2021) Adv Exp Med Biol. 1310:115-132. 
  • (First author, Corresponding author) Immuno-gold Techniques in Biomedical Sciences . Minkyo Jung, Tae Keun Kim, Chan-Gi Pack, Ji Young Mun. (2021) Adv Exp Med Biol, 1310:133-152.
  • (Co-author) CHIP-mediated hyperubiquitylation of tau promotes its self-assembly into the insoluble tau filaments. Ji Hyeon Kim, Jeeyoung Lee, Won Hoon Choi, Seoyoung Park, Seo Hyeong Park, Jung Hoon Lee, Sang Min Lim, Ji Young Mun, Hyun-Soo Cho, Dohyun Han, Young Ho Suh, Min Jae Lee. (2021) Chem. Sci., 12, 5599-5610 


  • (First & Corresponding author) Direct visualization of actin filaments and actin-binding proteins in neuronal cells. Jung M, Kim DR, Mun JY. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology.  2020 Nov 26;8:588556.
  • (First & Corresponding author) Correlative Light and Transmission Electron Microscopy Showed Details of Mitophagy by Mitochondria Quality Control in Propionic Acid Treated SH-SY5Y Cell. Jung M, Choi H, Kim J, Mun JY. Materials. 2020 Sep 29;13(19):E4336.
  • (Co-author and Corresponding author) Double staining method for array tomography using scanning electron microscopy Eunjin Kim, Jiyoung Lee, Seulgi Noh, Ohkyung Kwon & Ji Young Mun Applied Microscopy 50 (14) (2020)
  • (Co-author) Overexpressed p32 localized in the endoplasmic reticulum and mitochondria negatively regulates calcium‑dependent endothelial nitric oxide synthase activity. Choi K, Koo BH, Yoon BJ, Jung M, Yun HY, Jeon BH, Won MH, Kim YM, Mun JY, Lim HK, Ryoo S (2020) Mol Med Rep. 22(3):2395-2403. 
  • (Coresponding author) Contact-ID, a tool for profiling organelle contact sites, reveals regulatory proteins of mitochondrial-associated membrane formation.  Kwak C, Shin S, Park JS, Jung MK, Nhung TTM, Kang MG, Lee C, Kwon TH, Park SK, Mun JY, Kim JS, Rhee HW. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Jun 2;117(22):12109-12120. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1916584117.
  • (First & Coresponding author) Propionic acid induces dendritic spine loss by MAPK/ERK signaling and dysregulation of autophagic flux.  Choi H, Kim IS, Mun JY. Mol Brain. 2020 Jun 2;13(1):86. doi: 10.1186/s13041-020-00626-0.
  • (Co-author) Microtubule-associated protein 2 mediates induction of long-term potentiation in hippocampal neurons. Kim Y, Jang YN, Kim JY, Kim N, Noh S, Kim H, Queenan BN, Bellmore R, Mun JY, Park H, Rah JC, Pak DTS, Lee KJ. FASEB J. 2020 Apr 1. doi: 10.1096/fj.201902122RR.


  • (Co-author) CASP9 (caspase 9) is essential for autophagosome maturation through regulation of mitochondrial homeostasis. An HK, Chung KM, Park H, Hong J, Gim JE, Choi H, Lee YW, Choi J, Mun JY, Yu SW. Autophagy. 2019 Dec 10:1-20. doi: 10.1080/15548627.2019.1695398.
  • (First and Corresponding author) The autophagy research in electron microscopy. Jung MK, Choi H, Mun JY. Applied microscopy. 2019 Nov; 49.
  • (Co-author) Propionic acid induces mitochondrial dysfunction and affects gene expression for mitochondria biogenesis and neuronal differentiation in SH-SY5Y cell line. Kim SA, Jang EH, Mun JY, Choi H. Neurotoxicology. 2019 Sep 14;75:116-122.
  • (Co-author) Effect of S100A8 and S100A9 on expressions of cytokine and skin barrier protein in human keratinocytes.
    Kim MJ, Im MA, Lee JS, Mun JY, Kim DH, Gu A, Kim IS. Mol Med Rep. 2019 Sep;20(3):2476-2483.
  • (First and Corresponding) Minkyo Jung, Ji Young Mun. Mitochondria and Endoplasmic Reticulum Imaging by Correlative Light and Volume Electron Microscopy. JoVE. 2019 July 20.
  • (Co-author) Lee JH, Choi SB, Sung DJ, Jin M, Lee JH, Mun JY, Hwang TS, Han SD, Ro YT, Kim SY, You JS, Lim I, Noh YH. Heterogeneity in liver histopathology is associated with GSK-3β activity and mitochondrial dysfunction in end-stage diabetic rats on differential diets. BMB Rep. 2019 Jun 25.
  • (Co-author) Jung S, Choe S, Woo H, Jeong H, An HK, Moon H, Ryu HY, Yeo BK, Lee YW, Choi H, Mun JY, Sun W, Choe HK, Kim EK, Yu SW. Autophagic death of neural stem cells mediates chronic stress-induced decline of adult hippocampal neurogenesis and cognitive deficits. 2019 Jun 24:1-19.
  • (Co-author) Kim M, Park Y, Kwon Y, Kim Y, Byun J, Jeong MS, Kim HU, Jung HS, Mun JY, Jeoung D. MiR-135-5p-p62 Axis Regulates Autophagic Flux, Tumorigenic Potential, and Cellular Interactions Mediated by Extracellular Vesicles During Allergic Inflammation. Front Immunol. 2019 Apr 5;10:738.
  • (Co-author) Paek AR, Mun JY, Jo MJ, Choi H, Lee YJ, Cheong H, Myung JK, Hong DW, Park J, Kim KH, You HJ. The Role of ZNF143 in Breast Cancer Cell Survival Through the NAD(P)H Quinone Dehydrogenase 1-p53-Beclin1 Axis Under Metabolic Stress. Cells. 2019 Mar 30;8(4)


  • (First) Dual Function of USP14 Deubiquitinase in Cellular Proteasomal Activity and Autophagic Flux. Cell reports. 2018
  •  (Corresponding, First) Noh S, Choi H, Kim JS, Kim IH, Mun JY. Study of hyperpigmentation in human skin disorder using different electron microscopy techniques. Microsc Res Tech. 2018 [Epub ahead of print
  • (First) Lin BL, Li A, Mun JY*, Previs MJ, Previs SB, Campbell SG, Dos Remedios CG, Tombe PP, Craig R, Warshaw DM, Sadayappan S. Skeletal myosin binding protein-C isoforms regulate thin filament activity in a Ca2+-dependent manner. Sci Rep. 2018 Feb 8;8(1):2604
  • (Co-author) Lee KH, Sulbarán G, Yang S, Mun JY, Alamo L, Pinto A, Sato O, Ikebe M, Liu X, Korn ED, Sarsoza F, Bernstein SI, Padrón R, Craig R. Interacting-heads motif has been conserved as a mechanism of myosin II inhibition since before the origin of animals. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Feb 27;115(9):E1991-E2000.
  • (Corresponding) Kim HR, Kwon MS, Lee S, Mun Y, Lee KS, Kim CH, Na BR, Kim BNR, Piragyte I, Lee HS, Jun Y, Jin MS, Hyun YM, Jung HS, Mun JY*, Jun CD. TAGLN2 polymerizes G-actin in a low ionic state but blocks Arp2/3-nucleated actin branching in physiological Sci Rep. 2018 Apr 3;8(1):5503.
  • (Co-author) Lee DB, Kim JM, Seok JH, Lee JH, Jo JD, Mun JY, Conrad C, Coe J, Nelson G, Hogue B, White TA, Zatsepin N, Weierstall U, Barty A, Chapman H, Fromme P, Spence J, Chung MS, Oh CH, Kim Supersaturation-controlled microcrystallization and visualization analysis for serial femtosecond crystallography.Sci Rep. 2018 7;8(1):2541
  • (Co-author) Bae Y, Jung MK, Lee S, Song SJ, Mun JY, Green ES, Han J, Ko KS, Choi JS. Dequalinium-based functional nanosomes show increased mitochondria targeting and anticancer effect. Eur J Pharm Biopharm. 2018;124:104-115
  • (Corresponding, First, Co-author) Choi HS, Jeon H, Noh S, Kwon O, Mun JY*. Image Processing and Cryo-Transmission Electron Microscopy; Example of Human Proteasome. Applied Microscopy 2018;48:1-5.
  • (Co-author) pH-Responsive DNA Nanolinker Conjugated Hybrid Materials for Electrochemical Microactuator and Biosensor Applications Yasamin A. JodatParisa LotfiParisa Pour Shahid Saeed Abadi Ji-Young Mun Jungmok SeoEun Ae ShinSung Mi JungChang Kee Lee*Su Ryon Shin ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2018, 1, 12, 6630-6640.



  •  (Corresponding) Jung MK, Mun JY*. Sample Preparation and Imaging of Exosomes by Transmission Electron Microscopy. J Vis Exp. 2018 Jan 4;(131). doi: 10.3791/56482.
  • (Co-author) Lee EK, Jeong HO, Bang EJ, Kim CH, Mun JY, Noh S, Gim JA, Kim DH, Chung KW, Yu BP, Chung HY. The involvement of serum exosomal miR-500-3p and miR-770-3p in aging: modulation by calorie restriction. Oncotarget. 2017 24;9(5):5578-5587.
  • (Corresponding, First, Co-first) Won YB, Choi HS, Kim IS, Mun JY*. Structural Study on Apoptosis of Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia Cells by Interaction of S100A8 with Splicing Factor, Proline and Glutamine-Rich. Applied Microscopy 2017;47:233-237
  • (Corresponding, First) Choi HS, Mun JY*. Analysis of Exosomes Using Different Types of Electron Microscopy. Applied Microscopy. 2017 47(3): 171-175
  • (Co-author) H Jeon, SM Yoo, HS Choi, JY Mun, HG Kang, J Lee, J Park, SJ Gao, MS Lee. Extracellular vesicles from KSHV-infected endothelial cells activate the complement system. Oncotarget, 2017, Vol. 8, (No. 59), pp: 99841-99860.
  • (Co-author)Moon JY, Kim SY, Kim WK, Rao Z, Park JH, Mun JY, Kim B, Choi HS, Hur J. Protective efficacy of a Salmonella Typhimurium ghost vaccine candidate constructed with a recombinant lysozyme-PMAP36 fusion protein in a murine model. Can J Vet Res. 2017 Oct;81(4):297-303.
  • (Co-author) Paek AR, Mun JY, Hong KM, Lee J, Hong DW, You HJ. Zinc finger Protein 143 expression is closely related to tumor malignancy via regulating cell motility in breast cancer. BMB Rep. 2017 Oct 25. pii: 3980.
  • (First) Mun JY*, Jung MK, Kim SH, Eom S, Han SS, Lee YM. Ultrastructural Changes in Skeletal Muscle of Infants with Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Complex I Defects. J Clin Neurol. 2017 Oct;13(4):359-365.
  • (Corresponding, First) Choi H, Son JB, Kang J, Kwon J, Kim JH, Jung M, Kim SK, Kim S, Mun JY*. Leucine-induced localization of Leucyl-tRNA synthetase in lysosome membrane. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017 Nov 18;493(2):1129-1135.
  • (Co-author) Shin S, Han D, Park MC, Mun JY, Choi J, Chun H, Kim S, Hong JW. Separation of extracellular nanovesicles and apoptotic bodies from cancer cell culture broth using tunable microfluidic systems. Sci Rep. 2017 Aug 30;7(1):9907.
  • (Corresponding) Bae Y, Jung MK, Song SJ, Green ES, Lee S, Park HS, Jeong SH, Han J, Mun JY*, Ko KS, Choi JS. Functional nanosome for enhanced mitochondria-targeted gene delivery and expression. Mitochondrion. 2017 Nov;37:27-40
  • (Co-author) Kim SB, Kim HR, Park MC, Cho S, Goughnour PC, Han D, Yoon I, Kim Y, Kang T, Song E, Kim P, Choi H, Mun JY, Song C, Lee S, Jung HS, Kim S. Caspase-8 controls the secretion of inflammatory lysyl-tRNA synthetase in exosomes from cancer cells. J Cell Biol. 216(7):2201-2216 (2017)
  • (Corresponding, First) Choi H, Jung MK, Mun JY*. Current Status of Automatic Serial Sections for 3D Electron Microscopy. Applied Microscopy. 47:3-7 (2017)



  • (Corresponding) Jung MK, Kang MS, Mun JY*. Techniques and Applications of 3 dimensional electron microscopy in entomological research. Entomological Research. 46:374–380 (2016)
  • (Co-author) Bae Y, Green ES, Kim GY, Song SJ, Mun JY, Lee S, Park JI, Park JS, Ko KS, Han J, Choi JS. Dipeptide-functionalized Polyamidoamine dendrimer-mediated apoptin gene delivery facilitates apoptosis of human primary glioma cells. Int J Pharm. pii: S0378-5173(16)30929-2 (2016)
  • (Co-author) Lee H, Noh H, Mun J, Gu C, Sever S, Park S. Anks1a regulates COPII-mediated anterograde transport of receptor tyrosine kinases critical for tumorigenesis. Nat Commun. 13(7):12799. (2016)
  • (First) Previs MJ*, Mun JY*, Michalek AK, Previs SB, Gulick J, Robbins J, Warshaw DM, Craig R. Phosphorylation and calcium antagonistically tune myosin-binding protein C’s molecular structure and function: Consequences for the beating heart. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 113(12):3239-44 (2016)
  • (Co-author) Kim J, Kim TY, Lee MS, Mun JY, Ihm C, Kim SA. Exosome cargo reflects TGF-β1-mediated epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT) status in A549 human lung adenocarcinoma cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 478(2):643-8 (2016)
  • (Co-author) Lee JH, Oh M, Seok JH, Kim S, Lee DB, Bae G, Bae HI, Bae SY, Hong YM, Kwon SO, Lee DH, Song CS, Mun JY, Chung MS, Kim KH. Antiviral Effects of Black Raspberry (Rubus coreanus) Seed and Its Gallic Acid against Influenza Virus Infection. Viruses. 8(6) PII: e157 (2016)
  • (Co-author) LePolyphenol Compounds on Norovirus Surrogates. Biosci Biotech Bioch. 17:1-9 (2016)
  • (First) Mun JY*, Kensler RW, Harris SP, Craig R. The cMyBP-C HCM variant L348P enhances thin filament activation through an increased shift in tropomyosin position. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 91:141-147 (2016)
  • (Co-author) Byun S, Lim S, Mun JY, Kim KH, Ramadhar TR, Farrand L, Shin SH, Thimmegowda NR, Lee HJ, Frank DA, Clardy J, Lee SW, Lee KW.Identification of a Dual Inhibitor of Janus Kinase 2 (JAK2) and p70 Ribosomal S6 Kinase1 (S6K1) Pathways. J Biol Chem. 290(39):23553-62 (2015)
  • (First) Previs MJ*, Prosser BL*, Mun JY*, Previs SB, Gulick J, Lee KH, Robbins J, Craig R, Lederer WJ, Warshaw DM Myosin-binding protein C corrects an intrinsic inhomogeneity J celin cardiac excitation-contraction coupling. Science Advances. 2015 1(1). pii: e1400205.
  • (First) Mun JY*, Previs MJ, Yu, H, Gulick J, Tobacman LS, Previs SB, Robbins J, Warshaw DM, Craig R. Myosin-binding protein C displaces tropomyosin to activate cardiac thin filaments and governs their speed by an independent mechanism. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014; 111(6):2170-5.