Hyun Joon Kim

Department of Anatomy and Convergence Medical Science

Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University

Hyun Joon Kim
Professor

Dr. Kim is a Professor in the Department of Anatomy and Convergence Medical Science at Gyeongsang National University School of Medicine in Jinju, Republic of Korea. He obtained his B.S. and M.S. with honors degree from Seoul National University, Seoul, and a Ph.D. from the Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, in Republic of Korea.

Dr. Kim was recruited as faculty at Gyeongsang National University in 2004 and he expanded his research area from chronic stress to depression. His major research interests are understating the underlying mechanisms in depressive behaviors, aging accelerating effects of chronic stress and glutamate/glutamine cycle regulation related in glutamatergic signaling.

Publications

A Chronic Immobilization Stress Protocol for Inducing Depression-Like Behavior in Mice

1Department of Anatomy and Convergence Medical Sciences, Institute of Health Sciences, Bio Anti-aging Medical Research Center, Gyeongsang National University Medical School, 2Department of Biological Sciences, Pusan National University, 3Department of Physiology and Convergence Medical Sciences, Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University Medical School

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 Behavior