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SoonKap Kim

​Post Doctoral Fellow
Research Group: Moussa Benhamed

Research Interests

Plant development, epigenetics, chromatin organization, and histone modification​

Selected Publications

  • Kim, S.K., Yun, C.H., Lee, J.H., Jang, Y.H., Park, H.Y. and Kim, J.K. (2008) OsCO3, a CONSTANS- LIKE gene, controls flowering by negatively regulating the expression of FT-like genes under SD conditions in rice. Planta, 228, 355-365.
  • Kim, S.K., Park, H.Y., Jang, Y.H., Lee, J.H. and Kim, J.K. (2013) The sequence variation responsible for the functional difference between the CONSTANS protein, and the CONSTANS-like (COL) 1 and COL2 proteins, resides mostly in the region encoded by their first exons. Plant Science, 199-200, 71-78.

Education Profile

  • 2007-2013 Ph.D., Major in Biochemistry, Department of Biotechnology, Korea University, Korea

  • 2005-2007 M.S., Major in Biochemistry, Department of Life Sciences, Korea University, Korea
  • 2000-2005 B.S., Major in Microbiology, Department of Advanced Science, Dankook University, Korea

Professional Profile

  • 2013-2014 Post-doctoral fellow, Korea University, Korea                          ​