Sung-Yon Kim, PhD



Comprehensive structural and molecular phenotyping of mouse models for Rett syndrome


Kwanghun Chung, Ph.D.,

Biographical information

Sung-Yon received a dual Bachelor’s degree from Seoul National University in Chemistry and Biological Sciences in 2009. He received his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Stanford University in 2013. During his graduate work in Karl Deisseroth’s lab, Sung-Yon dissected amygdala and extended amygdala circuits in the anxious state using optogenetics, rodent behavior, in vivo and ex vivo electrophysiology.