Photo of Jaehyuk Yu, PhDProfessor in Bacteriology


3155 Microbial Sciences

Research Interests: Signaling mechanisms controlling fungal growth, development and mycotoxin production. Genetics and biochemistry of mycotoxin biosynthesis.


  • Regulatory mechanisms of sporulation and mycotoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus and Fusarium species.
  • Molecular genetics and genomics of fungal growth, sporulation and mycotoxin production.
  • Signal transduction in filamentous fungi.
  • Chen, W, Lee, M.-K., Jefcoate, C., Kim, S.C., Chen, F., and Yu, J.-H. 2014. Fungal cytochrome P450 monooxygenases: Their distribution, structure, functions, family expansion, and evolutionary origin. Genome Biology and Evolution. 6: 1620-1634.
  • Park, H.-S., Nam, T.-Y., Han, K.-H., Kim, S.-C., and Yu, J.-H., 2014. VelC positively controls sexual development in Aspergillus nidulans. PLoS ONE, 9(2): e89883. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089883
  • Tahir, M.N., Jeong, D. Kim, H., Yu, J.-H., Cho, E. and Jung, S. 2014 Antimicrobial properties of glass surface functionalized with silver-doped terminal-alkynyl monolayers. Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 35: 39 http://dx.doi.org/10.5012/bkcs.2014.35.1.39
  • Tahir, M.N., Qamar, R., Adnan, A., Ghaffar, A., Jun, B.-H., Yu, J.-H., and Jung, S. 2014. Mild, selective oxidation of aromatic alcohols using β-cyclodextrin-functionalized glass microparticles: Characterization, stability, and application. Synthetic Communications, 44: 589-599.
  • Kim, K., Cho, E., Choi, J.-M., Kim, H., Jang, A., Choi, Y., Lee, I.-S., Yu, J.-H., and Jung, S. 2014 Intermolecular complexation of low-molecular-weight succinoglycans directs solubility enhancement of pindolol. Carbohydrate Polymers 106:101–108. DOI:10.1016/j.carbpol.2014.02.017

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