VPD Group

Soo-Ryoon Ryoo, PhD

SR RyooPostdoctoral Fellow Materials Science and Engineering

Northwestern University
Room: B560, Silverman Hall
Chemistry of Life Processes Institute,
2170 Campus Drive
Evanston IL, 60208-3113

Phone: (847) 491-5809 (L)
Facsimile: (847) 467-6573

Email: soo-ryoon.ryoo@northwestern.edu

Educational Background

2015.03 - present

Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University

2013 - 2015


Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Basic Science (IBS), Center for RNA Research, Seoul National University (Advisor: Prof. Narry V. Kim and Prof. Dal-Hee Min)

2012.09 - 2013.02

BK Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Seoul National University (Advisor: Prof. Dal-Hee Min)

2008 - 2012

Ph.D., Chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea (Advisor: Prof. Dal-Hee Min)

2003 - 2005

M.S., Biology and Neuroscience, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea

1999 - 2003

B.S., Genetic Engineering, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea

Research Objectives and Approach

Biomedical Applications of “Theranostic” Magnetic/ 2-D Nanomaterials.

References and Publications

  • Ryoo SR, Lee J, Yeo J, Na HK, Kim YK, Jang H, Lee JH, Han SW, Lee Y, Kim VN, Min DH. Quantitative and multiplexed microRNA sensing in living cells based on peptide nucleic acid and nano graphene oxide (PANGO) ACS Nano, 2013, 7(7), 5882-5891.
  • Chung C, Kim YK, Shin D, Ryoo SR, Hong BH, Min DH. Biomedical applications of graphene and graphene oxide. Acc Chem Res. 2013, 46(10), 2211-2224.
  • Jang H, Ryoo SR, Kostarelos K, Han SW, Min DH. The Effective Nuclear Delivery of Doxorubicin from Dextran-coated Gold Nanoparticles Larger than Nuclear Pores Biomaterials, 2013, 34 (13), 3503-3510.
  • Jang H, Ryoo SR, Kim YK, Yoon S, Kim H, Han SW, Choi BS, Kim DE, Min DH*. Discovery of Hepatitis C Virus NS3 Helicase Inhibitors by a Multiplexed, High-Throughput Helicase Activity Assay Based on Graphene Oxide. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2013, 52 (8), 2340-2344.
  • Ryoo SR, Jang H, Kim KS, Lee B, Kim KB, Kim YK, Yeo WS, Lee Y*, Kim DE*, Min DH*. Functional delivery of DNAzyme with iron oxide nanoparticles for hepatitis C virus gene knockdown. Biomaterials. 2012, 33(9), 2754-2761
  • Ryoo SR, Kim YK, Kim MH, Min DH. Behaviors of NIH-3T3 fibroblasts on graphene/carbon nanotubes: proliferation, focal adhesion, and gene transfection studies. ACS Nano. 2010, 4(11), 6587-6598.
  • Ryoo SR, Cho HJ, Lee HW, Jeong HK, Radnaabazar C, Kim YS, Kim MJ, Son MY, Seo H, Chung SH, Song WJ. Dual-specificity tyrosine(Y)-phosphorylation regulated kinase 1A-mediated phosphorylation of amyloid precursor protein: evidence for a functional link between Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s disease, J Neurochem., 2008, 104(5),1333-1344.
  • Ryoo SR, Jeong HK, Radnaabazar C, Yoo JJ, Cho HJ, Lee HW, Kim IS, Cheon YH, Ahn YS, Chung SH, Song WJ. DYRK1A-mediated hyperphosphorylation of Tau: A functional link between Down syndrome and Alzheimer's disease. J Biol Chem., 2007, 282(48), 34850-34857.
  • Ryoo SR, Ahn CH, Lee JY, Kang YS, Jeon CJ. Immunocytochemical Localization of Neurons Containing the AMPA GluR2/3 Subunit in the Hamster Visual Cortex, Mol. Cells. 2003, 6(2):211-215.