Yangjin Kim

Yangjin Kim received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in mathematics from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, in 2003 and 2006 respectively. He was a NSF research fellow at Mathematical Biosciences Institute (2006-2009) and an assistant professor at University of Michigan (2009-2012) before joining Konkuk University. His research interests include cancer signaling networks, anti-cancer strategies design, multi-scale analysis and simulation for cancer development.

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