Genomes and Genes


Woo Suk Hwang



  1. Jeong Y, Kim J, Kim H, Hwang K, Hyun S, Kim N, et al. Preimplantation development of cloned canine embryos recovered by hysterectomy or surgical uterine flushing and subsequent pregnancy outcomes. Theriogenology. 2016;86:1865-1872.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..5% were born live among the total transferred embryos. Our results suggest that cloned embryos can develop to blastocysts by Day 8, and full-term pregnancy can be achieved after embryo transfer in canine. ..
  2. Uh K, Park C, Choi K, Park J, Jeong Y, Roh S, et al. Analysis of imprinted IGF2/H19 gene methylation and expression in normal fertilized and parthenogenetic embryonic stem cells of pigs. Anim Reprod Sci. 2014;147:47-55 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, with their uni-parental genotype, the pluripotent differentiation potentials of PG ES cells could be a valuable tool for understanding genomic imprinting in embryonic development. ..
  3. Kang H, Choi Y, Jeong Y, Choi K, Hyun S, Hwang W, et al. Immortalization of Porcine 11?-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1-Transgenic Liver Cells Using SV40 Large T Antigen. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;18: pubmed publisher
    ..The immortalized HSD11B1-TG hepatocytes may be useful for studying traits and potential therapeutic drugs for treatment of metabolic disorders induced by overexpression of HSD11B1. ..