Junsu Yun

Position title: Graduate Student, Material Science and Engineering

Email: junsu.yun@wisc.edu

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Education background:

B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Yonsei University, South Korea

M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea

Research Description: Development of polymer coated platform for defined stem cell culture.


  1. Jo, S. D., Kim, J. S., Kim, I., Yun, J. S., Park, J. C., Koo, B. I. et al. (2017). DNA Lipoplex‐Based Light‐Harvesting Antennae. Advanced Functional Materials, 27(26), 1700212.
  2. Yun, J., Cho, A. N., Cho, S. W., & Nam, Y. S. (2018). DNA-mediated self-assembly of taste cells and neurons for taste signal transmission. Biomaterials Science, 6(12), 3388-3396.
  3. Krutty, J. D., Dias, A. D., Yun, J., Murphy, W. L., & Gopalan, P. (2018). Synthetic, Chemically Defined Polymer‐Coated Microcarriers for the Expansion of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Macromolecular Bioscience, 1800299.
  4. J. Krutty, K. Koesser, S. Schwartz, J. Yun, W.L. Murphy, P. Gopalan. Xeno free bioreactor culture of human mesenchymal stromal cells on chemically defined microcarriers. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, 2021; 7: 617-625
  5. J. Yun, S. Robertson, C. Kim, M. Suzuki, W. L.  Murphy, P. Gopalan (2023).  Aligned skeletal muscle assembly on a biofunctionalized plant leaf scaffold. Acta Biomaterialia, 2023; vol 171:327-335