User:Yongjin Park

From OpenWetWare
Jump to navigationJump to search

I am a new member of OpenWetWare!

Contact Info

Yongjin Park (an artistic interpretation)
  • Yongjin Park

Department of Biological Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Synthetic Biology Center

500 Technology Square


Cambridge, MA 02139

I work in the Christopher Voigt's lab at MIT. I've joined because TAing for module2. Hope we have a great semester together.


  • 2012-???? MIT Department of Biological engineering (course 20), phD Student
  • 2008-2012 KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Technology)

Research interests

-Highthroughput transcriptomics and proteomics

-Engineering refactored nitrogenase cluster

-Improving modularity of gene expression in complex genetic system


1. M.J. Smanski, S. Bhatia, D. Zhao, Y. Park, L.Woodruff, G. Giannoukous, D. Ciulla, M. Busby, J. Calderon, R. Nicol, D.B. Gordon, D. Densmore and C.A. Voigt, “Combinatorial design and assembly of refactored gene clusters”, Nature Biotechnology In process (2014)

2. O.J. Klein, B. Bahayana, Y. Park, C.L. Evans, “In Vitro Optimization of EtNBS-PDT against Hypoxic Tumor Environments with a Tiered, High-Content, 3D Model Optical Screening Platform”, Molecular Pharmaceutics (2012)

3. C.L. Evans, A. O. Abu-Yousif, Y. Park, O.J. Klein, J. P. Celli, I. Rizvi, X. Zhang, T. Hasan “Killing Hypoxic Cell Populations in a 3D Tumor Model with EtNBS-PDT”, PLoS ONE (2011)

4. Y. Park, B. Bahayana, O.J. Klein, C.L. Evans, “EtNBS and EtNBS-COOH PDT efficacy in ovarian cancer cells.” Proc. SPIE (2011)

Useful links