So Young Kang

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So Young Kang, Visiting Professor

So Young Kang obtained her Ph.D. at Seoul National University of Korea under the supervision of Prof. Young Choong Kim in 2003, focusing on the isolation, structure elucidation and structure-activity relationships of neuroprotective and congnition-enhancing compounds from medicinal plants.

She then has been working at Department of Aqualife Medicine, Chonnam National University of Korea as Associate Professor (2004-present). Since joining the Gerwick laboratory as Visiting Professor in August 2012, she has focused on the discovery and structural characterization of structurally novel and biologically active compounds from marine cyanobacteria.



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