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Introduce

Food Biotechnology major aims to nurture human resources specialized in the future core technology that will contribute to the improvement of public health and quality of life, based on BT convergence technologies such as food science, molecular biology, food microbiology and ICT. To this end, this major provides in-depth curriculums, particularly in understanding human health and physiological activity of foods, studies on biological, chemical, and physical functional properties of foods (materials and compounds), food processing, food quality, and food safety. With the core technologies, it is going to conduct field-oriented training for each field.

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  • Myung-Sunny Kim Chief major professor (Molecular biology, Nutritional Biochemistry, Mechanism study of bioactive nutraceuticals) 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Myung-Sunny Kim Position Professor/Chief major professor
    Research (Molecular biology, Nutritional Biochemistry, Mechanism study of bioactive nutraceuticals)
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 식품기능연구본부
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    Tel 063-219-9229
    Education 1993-02 / Chonbuk National University / Bachelor's
    1996-02 / Chonbuk National University / Master's
    2001-08 / Chonbuk National University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  1. Natural Killer Cells Regulate Adipose Tissue Macrophages to Promote Insulin Resistance in Obesity. Cell Metabolism. Apr 12;23(4):685-98, 2016
    -  2. Epigenetic modification by dietary factors: Implications in metabolic syndrome. Mol Asp Med, 54: 58-70, 2017
    -  3. Biochanin A improves hepatic steatosis and insulin resistance by regulating the hepatic lipid and glucose metabolic pathways in diet-induced obese mice. Mol. Nutr. Food Res., 60: 1944-1955, 2016

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  • Ha Tae Youl Campus professor representative health functional food, nutrigenomics, nutritional biochemistry 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Ha Tae Youl Position Professor/Campus professor representative
    Research health functional food, nutrigenomics, nutritional biochemistry
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 식품기능연구본부
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    Tel 063-219-9054
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    -  Won Hee Choi, Jiyun Ahn, Chang Hwa Jung, Young Jin Jang and Tae Youl Ha. Beta lapachone prevents diet induced obesity by increasing energy expenditure and stimulating the browning of white adipose tissue via downregulation of miR-382 expression. Diabetes, 2016.10
    -  Young jin Jang, Hyo Jeong Son, Ji Yun Ahn, Chang Hwa Jung and Tae Youl Ha, Coumesterol modulates Akt and Wnt/beta-catenin signaling during the attenuation of adipogenesis. Food & Function, 2016, 08
    -  So Young Qwon, Won Hee Choi, Da Hye Lee, Ji Yun Ahn, BoKyung Moon and Tae Youl Ha, Shikonin protects against obesity through the modulation of adipogenesis, lipogenesis and beta-oxidation in vivoet. J. Func. Food, 2015.08

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  • Koo, Minseon Food safety, Food Microbiology 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Koo, Minseon Position Professor
    Research Food safety, Food Microbiology
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 산업지원연구본부
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    Tel 063-219-9161
    Education 1987-02 / Sookmyung Women`s University / Bachelor's
    1990-02 / Sookmyung Women`s University / Master's
    2001-02 / Sookmyung Women`s University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Park, KM, Koo, M, et al. Occurrence of Toxigenic Bacillus cereus and Bacillus thyringiensis in doenjang, J Food Prot 2016
    -  Park, KM, Koo, M. et al. Prevalence, enterotoxin genes, and antibiotic resistance of B. cereus isolated from raw vegetables in Korea, J Food Prot 2018
    -  Park, KM, Koo, M. et al. Effect of temperature treatment on postharvest quality of the cherry tomato, Kor J Food Preserv 2019.

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  • Kim, Bum-Keun Food Engineering, Food Texture, Food for the Elderly, Nanotechnology 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kim, Bum-Keun Position Professor
    Research Food Engineering, Food Texture, Food for the Elderly, Nanotechnology
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 가공공정연구단
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    Tel 063-219-9335
    Education 1997-08 / Korea University / Bachelor's
    1999-08 / Korea University / Master's
    2004-08 / Korea University / Doctor's

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    -  고령친화형 특수용도식품 개발
    -  기능성분의 포집/안정화 연구
    -  기술이전, 논문, 특허 등록 등

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  • Kim Byeong-Sam Food Storage and Distribution Engineering 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kim Byeong-Sam Position Professor
    Research Food Storage and Distribution Engineering
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 1
    Institute Departments 전략기술연구본부
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 063-219-9142
    Education 1983-02 / Pukyong National University / Bachelor's
    1985-02 / Pukyong National University / Master's
    1990-02 / Pukyong National University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  김병삼/An Effect of Light Emitting Diode(LED) Irradiation Treatment on the Amplification of Functional Components of Immature Strawberry/Korean Society for Horticultural Science/2011.02
    -  김병삼/식품 품질 모니터링 방법 및 시스템/10-1315902/2013.10.01
    -  김병삼/ 유통관리를 위한 실시간 검출정보 관리 시스템 및 방법/10-1180810/20120903

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  • Yun-JI Kim Food Hygiene 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Yun-JI Kim Position Professor
    Research Food Hygiene
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 전략기술연구본부
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    Tel 063-219-9085
    Education 1984-02 / Yonsei University / Bachelor's
    1986-02 / Yonsei University / Master's
    1991-12 / Utah State University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  1. Islam Khan, E. J. Lee, Y. J. Kim. A submered dielectric barrier discharge plasma inactivation mechanism of biofilms produced by Eschreichia coli O157:H7, Cronobacter sakazakii, and Staphylococcus aureus. Scientific Reports 6:37072(2016)
    -  2. E. J. Lee, W. Lee, M. Kim, E. H. Choi, Y. J. Kim. Arc discharge-mediated disassembly of viral particles in water. water research 102, 305 (2016)
    -  3. E. J. Lee, Y. H. Kim, N. H. Lee, S. I Hong, K. Yamamoto, Y. J. Kim. The role of sarcoplasmic protein in hydrostatic pressure-induced myofibrillar protein denaturation. Meat Sci. 87, 219-222 (2011)

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  • Yun Tai Kim Neuroscience, Functional Food Science, Medical Physiology, Food Biotechnology, Pain Medicine 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Yun Tai Kim Position Professor
    Research Neuroscience, Functional Food Science, Medical Physiology, Food Biotechnology, Pain Medicine
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 식품기능연구본부
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    Tel 063-219-9295
    Education 2006-08 / Inha University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Lim DW, Kim YT. Anti-osteoporotic effects of Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels extract on ovariectomized rats and its oral toxicity in rats. Nutrients 16: 4362-72, 2014
    -  Kim YT, Moon SK, Maruyama T, Narumiya S, Dore S. Prostaglandin FP receptor inhibitor reduces ischemic brain damage and neurotoxicity. Neurobiol. Dis. 48: 58-65, 2012.
    -  *Zhen G, *Kim YT, * Li RC, Yocum J, Kapoora N, Langer J, Dobrowolski P, Maruyama T, Narumiya S, Dore S. PGE2 EP1 receptor exacerbated neurotoxicity in mouse cerebral ischemia and Alzheimer’s disease. Neurobiol. Aging 33: 2215-9, 2012.

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  • Kim Joo-Sung Food Microbiology 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kim Joo-Sung Position Associate professor
    Research Food Microbiology
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 0
    Institute Departments 전략기술연구본부
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    Tel 063-219-9266
    Education 2000-02 / Korea University / Bachelor's
    2002-08 / Univ. of Tennessee / Master's
    2005-12 / North Carolina State Univ / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Bio-enzymes for inhibition and elimination of Escherichia coli O157:H7 biofilm and their synergistic effect with sodium hypochlorite/Scientific Reports 9:9920, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-46363-w/2019년 7월 9일/
    -  Biofilm formation of Campylobacter strains isolated from raw chickens and its reduction with DNase I treatment/Food Control 71: 94-100/2017년 1월
    -  Inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus on the beef jerky by radio-frequency atmospheric pressure plasma discharge treatment/Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies/Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies 22: 124-130/2014년 4월

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  • Hyun-Jung Kim Food safety and microbial risk assessment 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Hyun-Jung Kim Position Professor
    Research Food safety and microbial risk assessment
    Major Food Biotechnology Student Count 1
    Institute Departments 전략기술연구본부
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 063-219-9271
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    -  1. Modelling of tetracycline resistance gene transfer by commensal Escherichia coli food isolates that survived in gastric fluid conditions. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 49:81-87 (2017)
    -  2. Multidrug Resistance, Bio?lm Formation, and Virulence of Escherichia coli Isolates from Commercial Meat and Vegetable Products. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease 15(12):782-789 (2018)
    -  3. Modeling for Survival of Clostridium perfringens in Saeng-sik, a Powdered Ready-to-Eat Food with Low Water Activity. Journal of Food Protection 82(7):1141-1147 (2019)

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