Heon-Sang KIM, Ph.D.

U.S. Patent Agent / IP Analyst


Ph.D. Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology, Cornell University (Ithaca, NY.), Aug. 2010
B.S. Applied Biology and Chemistry, Seoul National University (Seoul, Korea), Aug. 2000


Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Developmental Biology
Gene cloning/engineering, Production of transgenic organisms
RNA interference-mediated gene depletion, Live/fixed Imaging


Jin Li*, Heon Kim*, Donato G. Aceto, Jeffrey Hung, Shinya Aono and Kenneth J. Kemphues (2010). “Binding to PKC-3, but not to PAR-3 or to a conventional PDZ domain ligand, is required for PAR-6 function in C. elegans.” Developmental Biology 340(1):88-98 (* These authors contributed equally to this work)
Bingsi Li, Heon Kim, Melissa Beers and Kenneth J. Kemphues (2010). “Different domains of C. elegans PAR-3 are required at different times in development.” Developmental Biology 344(2):745-57
Heon Kim, Kraig Kumfer and Kenneth J. Kemphues “The Role for ECT-2 and RHO-1 in Polarization of the Actomyosin Network of the C. elegans One-Cell Embryo” (in preparation for publication)