6. Yum MK*, Han S*, Fink J, Wu SH, Dabrowska C, Trendafilova T, Mustata R, Chatzeli L, Azzarelli R, Lee E, England F, Kim JK, Philpott A, Lee JH, Koo BK and Simons BD. (2021) Tracing oncogene-driven paracrine remodeling of the intestinal stem cell niche. Nature 594, 442-447 (Impact factor: 49.962) l Link l PDF

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5. Han S, Fink J, Jörg DJ, Lee E, Yum MK, Chatzeli L, Merker SR, Josserand S, Trendafilova T, Andersson-Rolf A, Dabrowska C, Kim H, Naumann R, Lee JH, Sasaki N, Mort RL, Basak O, Clevers Hans, Stange DE, Philpott A, Kim JK, Simons BD and Koo BK. (2019) Defining the Identity and Dynamics of Adult Gastric Isthmus Stem Cells. Cell Stem Cell 25, 342-356 (Impact factor: 24.633) l Link l PDF

4. Seong J, Kim NS, Kim JA, Lee W, Seo JY, Yum MK, Kim JH, Park I, Kang JS, Bae SH, Yun CH and Kong YY. (2018) Side branching and luminal lineage commitment by ID2 in developing mammary glands. Development 145 (Impact factor: 6.868) l Link l PDF

3. Kim JH, Han GC, Seo JY, Park I, Park W, Jeong HW, Lee SH, Bae SH, Seong J, Yum MK, Hann SH, Kwon YG, Seo DG, Choi MH and Kong YY. (2016) Sex hormones establish a reserve pool of adult muscle stem cells. Nature Cell Biology 18, 930-940. (Impact factor: 28.824) l Link l PDF

2. Yum MK*, Kang JS, Lee AE, Jo YW, Seo JY, Kim HA, Kim YY, Seong J, Lee EB, Kim JH, Han JM, Kim S and Kong YY. (2016) AIMP2 Controls Intestinal Stem Cell Compartments and Tumorigenesis by Modulating Wnt/β-Catenin Signaling. Cancer Research 76, 4559-4568. (Impact factor: 12.701) l Link l PDF

1. Yum MK*, Jung MY, Cho DH and Kim TS. (2011) Suppression of dendritic cells' maturation and functions by daidzein, a phytoestrogen. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 257, 174-181. (Impact factor: 4.219) l Link l PDF