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Mi Kyung KIM

Mi Kyung KIM, Ph.D.
Faculty Appointment
(title, department)
Professor, Clinical Nutrition/Nutritional Epidemiology
Area of Expertise
Clinical nutrition/ Nutritional Epidemiology
Work Experience
Visiting Scientist, National Cancer Center, Japan, (2001-2003)
Visiting Scientist National Institute of Health & Nutrition, Tokyo, Japan (2003-2004)
Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Korea (2000-2004)
Chief, Department of Cancer Epidemiology, National Cancer Center Research Institute(2016-2019)
Educational Background
BS, Yonsei University, 1986
MSc, Yonsei University, 1989
PhD, Yonsei University, 1996
Postdoctoral fellow, Department of General Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Seoul (1996-1997)
Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, (1998-1999)
Research Interests
Dr. Kim MK’s research interest focuses on cancer epidemiology, and microbiome study in several cancers.
International Collaboration
Satoshi Sasaki, M.D., Ph.D., Professor: Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo
Park YH, Kim MK, Jung EJ, Lee-Kim YC. Studies on concentration of alpha-tocopherol in rat tissue and serum - I. Effect on saponification on concentration of alpha-tocopherol in rat brain, liver, and serum. Kor. J. Nur. 23(2): 108-114, 1990.

Kim MK, Park YH, Lee-Kim YC. Study on concentration of alpha-tocopherol in rat brain tissue – II. Effect of maternal diet on alpha-tocopherol concentration of rat brain. Yonsei J. Human Ecology 4: 75-82, 1990.

Kim MK, Lee-Kim YC, Chee KM. Effect of maternal dietary omega-3 and omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids on the fatty acid composition of the second generation rat brain. Kor. J. Nutr. 26(6) :661-671, 1993.

s Lee WC, Meng KH, Lee KJ, Choi KY, Kim MK, Lee-Kim YC. A case-control study on the risk factors of colorectal adenomatous polyp. Kor. J. Epidemiology 17(2): 173-187, 1995.

Kim MK, Lee-Kim YC. A long term effect of dietary omega-3 series long chain fatty acids on behavioral development. Yonsei J. Human Ecology 9:19-27, 1995.

Ahn SH, Park KC, Youn YY, Lee MS, Kim YS, Kim MK, Lee-Kim YC. A Case - Control Study on the Risk Factors of Breast Cancer in Korea. J. of the Korean Surgical Society. 50(1): 26-35, 1996.

Kim SY, Lee YC, Kim MK, Suh JY, Chung EJ, Cho SY, Cho BK, Suh I. Serum levels of antioxidants vitamins in Relation to Coronary Artery Disease: A Case Control Study of Koreans. Biomed. Environm. Sci. 9:229-235, 1996.

Suh JY, Kim SY, Kim MK, Jung EJ, Lee JH, Lee-Kim YC, Cho SY. A study on the serum levels of beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol in the coronary artery disease subjects. Kor. J. Lipidology. 7(1): 11-18, 1997.

Lee KH, Kim EK, Kim MK. Iron nutritional status of female students in Kangunug National University. Kor. J. Community Nutrition 1: 23-32, 1997.

Kim EK, Kim MK, Choi JH. A study on serum lipid levels and dietary fat and fatty acid intakes in primary school children. Kor. J. Nur. 31(2): 166-178, 1998.

Lee-Kim YC, Jung EJ, Hwang JA, Kim MK, Lee JH, Park TS, Kim ST, Park KS. A study on serum concentrations of antioxidant minerals in normal Korean adults. Kor. J. Nutr. 31(3): 324-332, 1998.

Kim MK, Lee WC, Choi KY, Lee SY, Lee-Kim YC, Meng KH. A case-control study in dietary factors of colorectal adenomatous polyps by sites. Kor. J. Epidemiology. 20(1): 154-166, 1998.

Lee-Kim YC, Kim MK. Serum concentrations of alpha-tocopherol, carotenoids and retinol of normal Koreans. Nutritional Science. 1(1): 60-69, 1998.

Ahn SH, Kim MK, Kim SI. Relation between body size and body mass index and breast cancer by menopausal status in Korea. J. Kor. Cancer Assoc. 31(1): 72-81, 1999.

Kim MK, Lee WC, Choi KY, Lee SY, Kim SI, Lee-Kim YC, Meng KH. Obesity and physical activity related to colorectal adenoma by anatomic sites in Korea. Kor. J. Epidemiology 21(2): 254-265, 1999.

Kim MK. Serum lipids by Gender, age and lifestyle in Korean adults. Kor. J. Community Nutrition 5(1): 109-119, 2000.

Kim MK, Kim JY, Gong GY, Ahn SH. Effect of p53 and p16 protein expression in relation to body mass index for breast cancer risk. J. Kor. Cancer Assoc. 33(2):149-157, 2001.

Kim YO, Jang KH, Kim MK. Determinants of nutrition service utilization in health centers. Kor. J. Community Nutrition, 6(1): 91-96, 2001.

Kim MK, Kim HJ, Kim YO, Lee JH, Lee WC. Overweight among preschool children in Seoul: prevalence and associated factors. Kor J Community Nutrition 6(2): 121-129, 2001.

Kim EK, Park TS, Kim MK. A study on the obesity and stress of elementary school children in the Kangnung area. Korean J Community Nutrition 6(5):715-725, 2001.

Park JH, Hwang HJ, Kim MK, Lee-Kim YC. Effects of dietary fatty acids and vitamin E supplementation on antioxidant vitamin status of the second generation rat brain sections. Kor. J. Nutr. 34(7): 754-762, 2001.

Kim MK, Ahn SH, Lee-Kim YC. Relationship of serum a-tocopherol, carotenoids and retinol with the risk of breast cancer. Nutr. Res. 21:797-809, 2001.

Kim MK, Park YK, Gong G, Ahn SH. Breast cancer, serum antioxidant vitamins and p53 protein expression. Nutr. Cancer 43(2): 159-166, 2002.

Kim MK, Sasaki S, Sasazuki S, Okubo S, Hayashi M, Tsugane S. Lack of long-term effect of vitamin C supplementation on blood pressure. Hypertension 40: 797-803, 2002.

Kim MK, Sasazuki S, Sasaki S, Okubo S, Hayashi M, Tsugane S. Effect of 5-year supplementation of vitamin C on serum vitamin C concentration and consumption of vegetables and fruits in middle-aged Japanese: a randomized controlled trial. J Am. Coll. Nutr. 22(3): 208-216, 2003.

Sasaki S, Kim MK. Validation of Self-Administered Dietary Assessment Questionnaires Developed for Japanese Subjects: Systematic Review. J. Community Nutr. 5(2): 83-92, 2003.

Sasaki S, Takahashi Y, Kim MK. Tailored dietary counseling using self-administered diet history questionnaire is effective for health promotion: Japanese experience. J. Community Nutr. 5(2): 112-119, 2003.

Lee SY, Lee WC, Choi KY, Kim MK, Lee JH, Meng KH. A case-control study of the relationships between reproductive factors and degree of dysplasia of the colorectal adenoma and cancer. Kor. J. of Preventive Med. 36(3); 279-288, 2003.

Kim MK, Sasaki S, Sasazuki S, Okubo S, Hayashi M, Tsugane S. Long-term vitamin C supplementation has no markedly favourable effect on serum lipids in middle-aged Japanese subjects.. Br. J. Nutr. 91:81-90, 2004.

Kim MK, Sasaki S, Sasazuki S, Tsugane S for the JPHC Study Group. Prospective study of three major dietary patterns and risk of gastric cancer in Japan. Int J Cancer. 110(3): 435-442, 2004.

Kim MK, Sasaki S, Otani T, Tsugane S for the JPHC Study Group.Dietary patterns and subsequent colorectal cancer risk by subsite: A prospective cohort study. Int J Cancer. 115(5):790-8. 2005.

Shim YJ, Choi KY, Lee WC, Kim MK, Lee SY, Lee-Kim YC. Phospholipid-Fatty Acid Patterns in the Mucosa of Human Colorectal Adenomas and Carcinomas. Nutr Res. 25:261-269, 2005.

Lee SY, Choi KY, Kim MK, Kim KM, Lee JH, Meng KH, Lee WC. The relationship between intake of vegetables and fruits and colorectal adenoma-carcinoma sequence. Kor. J. Gastroenterol. 45: 23-33, 2005.

MK Kim, Jee Young Lee, Yongok Kim. Effects of alcohol consumption to blood lipids among Korean adults: the 2001 Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Cancer Prev Res 10: 159-165, 2005.

HA Lim, JH Kim, JH Kim, M-K Sung, MK Kim, JH Y Park, J-S Kim. Induction of Grp78 in mammary tumor cells treated with genistein. J Med Food 9(1): 28-32, 2006.

Cho HJ, Kim EJ, Lim SS, Kim MK, Sung M-K, Kim J-S, and Park JHY. Trans-10,cis-12, not cis-9,trans-11, conjugated linoleic acid inhibits G1-S progression in HT-29 human colon cancer cells. J Nutr 136:893-8, 2006.

Okubo H, Sasaki S, Horiguchi H, Oguma E, Miyamoto K, Hosoi Y, Kim MK, Kayama F. Dietary patterns associated with bone mineral density in premenopausal Japanese female farmers. Am J Clin Nutr 83(5): 1185-92, 2006. IF 6.562

Choi SY, Park JHY, Kim JS, Kim MK, Aruomae OI, Sung MK. Effects of quercetin and β-carotene supplementation on azoxymethane-induced colon carcinogenesis and inflammatory responses in rats fed with high-fat diet rich in ω-6 fatty acids. Biofactors 27: 137-146, 2006.

Kim YJ, Kim SG, Paek YM, Kim MK. Comparison of Energy Nutrient and Fat Intake between the Hypertensive and Normotensive Male Workers. Kor J Occup Environ Med 2006; 18(4):263-271.

Kim MK, Choi KY, Lee WC, Park JHY, Sung MK, Kim JS, Park YG, Meng KH, Kim JY, Lee-Kim YC. Low serum β-carotene is associated with the incidence of colorectal adenoma. Nutr Res 27: 127-132, 2007.

Okubo H, Sasaki S, Murakami K, Kim MK, Takahashi Y, Hosoi Y, Itabashi M, and the Freshmen in Dietetic Courses Study II Group. Dietary patterns associated with functional constipation among Japanese women aged 18 to 20 years: a cross-sectional study. J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo). 2007; 53(3):232-238.

Kim YJ, Kim SG, Kim HD, Park YK, Kim MK, Paek YM. Comparison of Vitamins and Minerals Intakes Between the Hypertensive and Normotensive Workers. Kor J Health Promot Dis Prev 2007;7(2): 113-122.

Okubo H, Sasaki S, Murakami K, Kim MK, Takahashi Y, Hosoi Y, Itabashi M, and the Freshmen in Dietetic Courses Study II Group. Three major dietary patterns are all independently related to the risk of obesity among 3760 Japanese women aged 18-20 y. Int J Obes 2008;32:541-549. IF 4.055

YO Kim, YM Yun, MK Kim. Developing Dish-based Food Frequency Questionnaire for the Epidemiology study of Hypertension Among Korean. Kor J Community Nutrition, 13(5): 701-712,2008

MK Kim, J H Y Park. Cruciferous vegetable intake and the risk of human cancer: Epidemiologic evidence. P Nutr Soc 68(1):103-110, 2009(3. 981 IF)

YO Kim, MK Kim, S-A Lee, YM Yoon, S Sasaki. A study testing the usefulness of a dish-based food frequency questionnaire (DFFQ) developed for epidemiological studies in Korea. British J Nutrition 2009:101;1218-1227. – Corresponding author (2.764 IF)

JK Lee, MK Kim, SH Song, JH Hong, KJ Min, JH Kim, ES Song, JP Lee, JM Lee, SY Hur. Comparison of HPV Detection and Typing by Hybrid Capture 2, Linear Array, DNA Chip and Cycle Sequencing in Cervical Swab Samples. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer 2009;19: 266-272 – Corresponding author(2.179 IF)

Nan-Hee Jeong, Eun-Seop Song, Jong-Min Lee, Kwang-Beom Lee, Mi-Kyung Kim, Young-Mi Yun, Jae-Kwan Lee, Sung-Kyong Son, Jung-Pil Lee, Jae-Hoon Kim, SY Hur, YI Kwon. Preoperative levels of plasma micronutrients are related to endometrial cancer risk. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica 2009; 88(4):434-439.(1.356 IF)

NH Jeong, ES Song, JM Lee, KB Lee, MK Kim, JE Cheon, JK Lee, SK Son, JP Lee, JH Kim, SY Hur, YI Kwon. Plasma carotenoids, retinol and tocopherol levels and the risk of ovarian cancer in Korean women. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica 2009; 88(4):457-462.(1.356 IF)

SY Tong, SY Ha, KD Ki, JM Lee, SK Lee, KB Lee, MK Kim, CHCho, SYKwon. The effects of obesity and HER-2 polymorphisms as risk factors for endometrial cancer in Korean women. BJOG-Int J Obstet Gy 2009(3.101 IF)

Cho H, Kim MK, Lee JK, Son SK, Lee KB, Lee JM, Lee JP, Hur SY, Kim JH. Relationship of serum antioxidant micronutrients and sociodemographic factors to cervical neoplasia: a case-control study. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine2009;47:1005-1012(1.888 IF)

JH Hong, JK Lee, ES Song, JM Lee, MK Kim. Evaluation of the compatibility of the Digene media when performing the Roche linear array human papillomavirus genotyping test. Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:613~618, 2009; (Corresponding) (0.727 IF)

SY Tong, JM Lee*, ES Song, KB Lee, MK Kim, JK Lee, SK Son, JP Lee, JH Kim, YI Kwon. Functional polymorphism in manganese superoxide dismutase and antioxidant status: Their interactions on the risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical cancer. Gynecologic Oncology 115:272~276, 2009.IF2.919

Eun-Ju Lee, Seung-Yeon Oh, Mi Kyung Kim, Sei Hyun Ahn, Byung Ho Son and Mi-Kyung Sung. Modulatory effects of α- and γ-tocopherols on 4-hydroxyestradiol induced oxidative stresses in MCF-10A breast epithelial cells. Nutritional Research and Practice 2009: 3(3):185-191(1.083 IF)

Tong SY, Lee JM, Song ES, Lee KB, Kim MK, Yun YM, Lee JK, Son SK, Lee JP, Kim JH, Hur SY, Kwon YI. The effects of polymorphisms in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR), methionine synthase (MTR), and methionine synthase reductase (MTRR) on the risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical cancer in Korean women. Cancer Causes Control, 21:23-30, 2010.(3.69 IF)IF3.69

Okubo H, Murakami K, Sasaki S, Kim MK, Hirota N, Notsu A, Fukui M, Date C.Relative validity of dietary patterns derived from a self-administered diet history questionnaire using factor analysis among Japanese adults. Public Health Nutr 15:1-10, 2010.IF2.749

JH Hwang, JK Lee, TJ Kim, MK Kim*. The association between fruit and vegetable consumption and HPV viral load in high-risk HPV-positive women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. Cancer Causes and Control 21:51~59, 2009IF3.69

M Lee, Y Jang, K Kim, H Cho, S Jee, Y Park, MK Kim. Relationship between HDL3 subclasses and waist circumferences on the prevalence of metabolic syndrome: KMSRI-Seoul Study. Atherosclerosis 213(1):288-293, 2010.IF 4.522

J Kim, MK Kim*, JK Lee, JH Kim, SK Son, ES Song, KB Lee, JP Lee, JM Lee, YM Yun. Intakes of vitamin A, C, and E, and beta-carotene are associated with risk of cervical cancer: a case-control study in Korea. Nutr Cancer. 62(2):181-9, 2010.IF 2.627

Jong Ha Hwang, Mi Kyung Kim, and Jae Kwan Lee. Dietary Supplements Reduce the Risk of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia. Int J Gynecol Cancer 2010;20:398-403.IF 2.179

Jin Hwa Hong, Mi Kyung Kim, In Ho Lee, Tae Jin Kim, San Ha Kwak, Seung Hun Song, Jae Kwan Lee. Association between Serum Cytokine Profiles and Clearance or Persistence of High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Infection: a Prospective Study. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. 20(6):1011-6, 2010_IF2.179

Mi Kyung Kim, Sei Hyun Ahn, Byung Ho Son, Mi-Kyung Sung. Plasma antioxidant concentration, not superoxide dismutase polymorphism, is associated with breast cancer risk in Korean women. Nutr Res 30: 705-713, 2010.IF1.974

Seo-yun Tong , Mi Kyung Kim, Jong Min Lee, Jae Kwan Lee, Sang Woon Choi , Simonetta Friso, Eun-Seop Song, Kwang Beom Lee, Jung Pil Lee. Common polymorphisms in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene are associated with risks of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical cancer in subjects with low serum folate and vitamin B-12. Cancer Causes Control 22:63-72, 2011_IF3.69

Jirong Long, Qiuyin Cai, Hyuna Sung, Jiajun Shi, Ben Zhang, Ji-Yeob Choi, Wanqing Wen, Ryan J. Delahanty, Wei Lu, Yu-Tang Gao, Hongbing Shen, Sue K. Park, Kexin Chen, Chen-Yang Shen, Zefang Ren, Christopher A. Haiman, Keitaro Matsuo, Mi Kyung Kim, Ui Soon Khoo, Motoki Iwasaki, Ying Zheng, Yong-Bing Xiang, Kai Gu, Nathaniel Rothman, Wenjing Wang, Zhibin Hu, Yao Liu, Keun-Young Yoo, Dong-Young Noh, Bok-Ghee Han, Min Hyuk Ho LEEng Zheng, Lina Zhang, Pei-Ei Wu, Ya-Lan Shieh, Sum Yin Chan, Shenming Wang, Xiaoming Xie, Sung-Won Kim, Brian E. Henderson, Loic Le Marchand, Hidemi Ito, Yoshio Kasuga, Sei-Hyun Ahn, Han Sung Kang, Kelvin Y. K. Chan, Hiroji Iwata, Shoichiro Tsugane,ChunLi,Xiao-OuShu,Dae-HeeKang,WeiZheng.Genome-wide association study in East Asians identifies novel susceptibility loci for breast cancer. PLoS Genetics.8(2):e1002532,2012.IF9.543

Seung Hun Song, Jin Hwa Hong, San Ha Kwak, Jae Kwan Lee, Mi Kyung Kim. Clinical performance assessment of five human papillomavirus DNA tests using liquid-based cytology samples. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2012 Feb;38(2):408-14.Corresponding_IF 0.942

Hyung-cheol Kim, Ji-Young Lee, Hyuna Sung, Ji-Yeob Choi, Sue K Park, Kyoung-Mu Lee, Young Jin Kim1, Min Jin Go, Lian Li, Yoon Shin Cho, Miey Park, Dong-Joon Kim, Ji Hee Oh, Jun-Woo Kim, Jae-Pil Jeon, Soon-Young Jeon1, Haesook Min1, Hyo Mi Kim, Jaekyung Park, Keun-Young Yoo, Dong-Young Noh, Sei-Hyun Ahn, Min Hyuk Lee, Sung-Won Kim, Jong Won Lee, Byeong-Woo Park, Woong-Yang Park, Eun-Hye Mi Kyung KIM Kim, Wonshik Han, Sang-Ah Lee, Keitaro Matsuo, Chen-Yang Shen, Pei-Ei Wu, Chia-Ni Hsiung, Jong-Young Lee1, Hyung-Lae Kim, Bok-Ghee Han and Daehee Kang. A genome-wide association study identifies a breast cancer risk variant in ERBB4 at 2q34: results from the Seoul Breast Cancer Study. Breast Cancer Res. 2012 Mar 27;14(2) IF 5.78

Mishra, Siddhartha Kumar, Ju-Hee Kang, Dong-Kyu Kim, Seung Hyun Oh, Mi Kyung Kim. Orally administered aqueous extract of Inonotus obliquus ameliorates acute inflammation in dextran sulfate sodium (DSS)-induced colitis in mice. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 2012 ;143(2):524-32. IF 3.014

Mi Kyung Kim. Association of body mass index with oral cancer risk. Journal of Korean Maxillofac Plast Recontr Surg. 2011; 33(6) : 512-519. IF 0.086

구 슬, 김영옥, 김미경, 윤진숙, 박 경. 한국 성인의 고혈압 유병 관련 영양소 섭취 및 생활습관 위험 요인 분석:2007-2008년 국민건강영양조사 결과 활용. 대한지역사회영양학회지. 2012; 17(3) : 329~340

Jiajun Shi, Hyuna Sung, Ben Zhang, Wei Lu, Ji-Yeob Choi, Yong-Bing Xiang, Mi Kyung Kim, Motoki Iwasaki, Jirong Long, Bu-Tian Ji, Sue Park, Ying Zheng, Shoichiro Tsugane, Keun-Young Yoo, Wenjing Wang, Dong-Young Noh, Wonshik Han, Sung-Won Kim, Min Hyuk Lee, Jong Won Lee, Jong-Young Lee, Chen-Yang Shen, Keitaro Matsuo, Sei Hyun Ahn, Yu-Tang Gao, Xiao-Ou Shu, Qiuyin Cai, Daehee Kang, and Wei Zheng. New Breast Cancer Risk Variant Discovered at 10q25 in East Asian Women. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention 2013;22(7):1297-303. PISSN:1055-9965, IF. 4.559

Myoungsook Lee, Soo Wan Chae, Youn-Soo Cha, Mi Sook Cho, Hea Young Oh and Mi Kyung Kim§. Development of a Korean Diet Score (KDS) and its application assessing adherence to Korean healthy diet based on the Korean Food Guide Wheel. Nutrition research and practice 2013;7(1):49-58. PISSN: 1976-1457. IF.0.973

Jae Kwan Lee, Kyeong A. So, Chandrika J. Piyathilake, Mi Kyung Kim*.Mild Obesity, Physical Activity, Calorie Intake, and the Risks of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia and Cervical Cancer. PLos One 2013;8(6):e66555. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF.3.73

Wei Zheng, Ben Zhang, Qiuyin Cai, Hyuna Sung, Kyriaki Michailidou, Jiajun Shi, Ji-Yeob Choi, Jirong Long, Joe Dennis, Manjeet K. Humphreys, Qin Wang, Wei Lu, Yu-Tang Gao, Chun Li, Hui Cai, Sue K. Park, Keun-Young Yoo, Dong-Young Noh, Wonshik Han, Alison M. Dunning, Javier Benitez, Daniel Vincent, Francois Bacot, Daniel Tessier, Sung-Won Kim, Min Hyuk Lee, Jong Won Lee, Jong-Young Lee, Yong-Bing Xiang, Ying Zheng, Wenjin Wang, Bu-Tian Ji, Keitaro Matsuo, Hidemi Ito, Hiroji Iwata, Hideo Tanaka, Anna H. Wu, Chiu-chen Tseng, David Van Den Berg, Daniel O. Stram, Soo Hwang Teo, Cheng Har Yip, In Nee Kang, Tien Y. Wong, Chen-Yang Shen, Jyh-Cherng Yu, Chiun-Sheng Huang, Ming-Feng Hou, Mikael Hartman, Hui Miao, Soo Chin Lee, Thomas Choudary Putti, Kenneth Muir, Artitaya Lophatananon, Sarah Stewart-Brown, Pornthep Siriwanarangsan, Suleeporn Sangrajrang, Hongbing Shen, Kexin Chen, Pei-Ei Wu, Zefang Ren, Christopher A. Haiman, Aiko Sueta, Mi Kyung Kim, Ui Soon Khoo, Motoki Iwasaki, Paul D.P. Pharoah, Wanqing Wen, Per Hall, Xiao-Ou Shu, Douglas F. Easton, and Daehee Kang. Common genetic determinants of breast-cancer risk in East Asian women: a collaborative study of 23,637 breast cancer cases and 25,579 controls. HUMAN MOLECULAR GENETICS. 2013;15;22(12):2539-50. PISSN: 0964-6906. IF. 7.692

Chandrika Piyathilake *, Andres Azuero, Roland Matthews, Mi Kyung Kim and Senait Asmellash. Usefulness of urine mass spectrophotometry to Identify Women infected with HPV 16 or Diagnosed with Higher Grades of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia. European International Journal of Science and Technology (Sep 3, 2013)  A Proteomics 2014;1(1):1-9.

Kyung-Jin Min, Jae-Kwan Lee, Sanghoon Lee, Mi Kyung Kim*. Alcohol Consumption and Viral Load Are Synergistically Associated with CIN1. PLOS ONE 2013;8(8):e72142. PISSN:1932-6203. IF. 3.73

Mi Na Shin, Kyung Hea Lee, Hye Sang Lee, Satoshi Sasaki, Hea Young Oh, Eun Soon Lyu* and Mi Kyung Kim§. Maternal and grandmaternal obesity and environmental factors as determinants of daughter's obesity. Nutrition Research and Practice 2013;7(5):400-8. PISSN:1976-1457. IF. 0.973

Hea Young Oh, Mi Kyung Kim*, Myoungsook Lee, Young Ok Kim. Macronutrient Composition and Sodium Intake of Diet Are Associated with Risk of Metabolic Syndrome and Hypertension in Korean Women. PLoS One 2013;8(10):e78088. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF. 3.73

S.K. Mishra, J-H. Kang, K-H. Song, M.S. Park, D-K. Kim, Y-J. Park, C. Choi, H.M. Kim, M.K. Kim* and S.H. Oh§. Inonotus obliquus suppresses proliferation of colorectal cancer cells and tumor growth in mice models by downregulation of b-catenin/NF-κB-signaling pathways. European journal of inflammation 2013;11(3):615-630. PISSN: 1721-727X.

Han-Sung Kang., Sei Hyun Ahn., Siddhartha Kumar Mishra¤, Kyeong-Man Hong, Eun Sook Lee, Kyung Hwan Shin, Jungsil Ro, Keun Seok Lee, Mi Kyung Kim*. Association of Polymorphisms and Haplotypes in the Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 Receptor (IGF1R) Gene with the Risk of Breast Cancer in Korean Women. PLOS One 2014;9(1):e84532. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF. 3.73

Nan Song, Ji-Yeob Choi, Hyuna Sung, Seokang Chung, Minkyo Song, Sue K. Park, Wonshik Han, Jong Won Lee, Mi Kyung Kim, Keun-Young Yoo, Sei-Hyun Ahn, Dong-Young Noh, and Daehee Kang. Heterogeneity of epidemiological factors by breast tumor subtypes in Korean women: A case-case study. International Journal of Cancer 2014; 135(3):669-81. PISSN: 0020-7136. IF. 6.198

Hea Young Oh, Sang-Soo Seo, Mi Kyung Kim*, Dong Ock Lee, Youn Kyung Chung, Myong Cheol Lim, Joo-Young Kim, Chan Wha Lee, and Sang-Yoon Park. Synergistic effect of viral load and alcohol consumption on the risk of persistent high-risk human papillomavirus infection. PLoS one 2014;9(8): e104374. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF. 3.53

Han-Seong Kim, Jae-Soo Koh, Yong-Bock Choi, Jungsil Ro, Hyun-Kyoung Kim, Mi-Kyung Kim, Byung-Ho Nam, and Kyung-Tae Kim, Vishal Chandra, Hye-Sil Seol, Woo-Chul Noh, Eun-Kyu Kim, Joobae Park, Chang-Dae Bae, Kyeong-Man Hong. Chromatin CKAP2, a New Proliferation Marker, as Independent Prognostic Indicator in Breast Cancer. PLoS one 2014;9(6):e98160. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF. 3.53

Qiuyin Cai, Ben Zhang, Hyuna Sung, Siew-Kee Low, Sun-Seog Kweon, Wei Lu, Jiajun Shi1, Jirong Long, Wanqing Wen, Ji-Yeob Choi, Dong-Young Noh, Chen-Yang Shen, Keitaro Matsuo, Soo-Hwang Teo, Mi Kyung Kim, Ui Soon Khoo, Motoki Iwasaki, Mikael Hartman, Atsushi Takahashi, Kyota Ashikawa, Koichi Matsuda, Min-Ho Shin, Min Ho Park, Ying Zheng, Yong-Bing Xiang, Bu-Tian Ji, Sue K Park, Pei-Ei Wu, Chia-Ni Hsiung, Hidemi Ito, Yoshio Kasuga, Peter Kang, Shivaani Mariapun, Sei Hyun Ahn, Han Sung Kang, Kelvin Y K Chan, Ellen P S Man, Hiroji Iwata, Shoichiro Tsugane, Hui Miao, Jiemin Liao, Yusuke Nakamura, Michiaki Kubo, DRIVE GAME-ON Consortium, Ryan J Delahanty, Yanfeng Zhang, Bingshan Li, Chun Li, Yu-Tang Gao, Xiao-Ou Shu, Daehee Kang & Wei Zheng. Genome-wide association analysis in East Asians identifies breast cancer susceptibility loci at 1q32.1, 5q14.3 and 15q26.1. Nature genetics. 2014; 46(8) :886-892. PISSN: 1061-4036. IF. 29.6

H. Y. Oh, B.-S. Kim, S.-S. Seo, J.-S. Kong, J.-K. Lee, S.-Y. Park, K.-M. Hong, H.-K. Kim, M. K. Kim*. The association of uterine cervical microbiota with an increased risk for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in Korea. Clinical microbiology and infection 2015; 21(7):674.e1-9. PISSN: 1198-743X. IF. 5.77

Nan Song, Ji-Yeob Choi, Hyuna Sung, Sujee Jeon, Seokang Chung, Minkyo Song, Sue K. Park, Wonshik Han, Jong Won Lee, Mi Kyung Kim, Keun-Young Yoo, Sei-Hyun Ahn, Dong-Young Noh, and Daehee Kang. Tumor Subtype-Specific Associations of Hormone-Related Reproductive Factors on Breast Cancer Survival. PLOS One 2015;10(4):e0123994. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF: 3.23

Nan Song, Ji-Yeob Choi, Hyuna Sung, Sujee Jeon, Seokang Chung, Sue K. Park, Wonshik Han, Jong Won Lee, Mi Kyung Kim, Ji-Young Lee, Keun-Young Yoo, Bok-Ghee Han, Sei-Hyun Ahn, Dong-Young Noh, and Daehee Kang*. Prediction of Breast Cancer Survival Using Clinical and Genetic Markers by Tumor Subtypes. PLOS One 2015;10(4): e0122413. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF: 3.23

Myoungsook Lee, Mi Kyung Kim, Seon-Mee Kim, Hyesoon Park, Chang gyu Park, and Hye Kyung Park. Gender-Based Differences on the Association between Salt-Sensitive Genes and Obesity in Korean Children Aged between 8 and 9 Years. PLOS One, 2015;10(3): e0120111. PISSN: 1932-6203. IF: 3.23

Byung Ho Son, Mi Kyung Kim, Young Mi Yun, Hee Jeong Kim,:Jong Han Yu, Beom Seok Ko, Hanna Kim, Sei Hyun Ahn. Genetic polymorphism of ESR1 rs2881766 increases breast cancer risk in Korean women. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2015;141(4):633-45. PISSN: 0171-5216. IF. 3.08

H.Y. OH, M.K. KIM*, S. SEO, D.O. LEE, Y.K. CHUNG, M.C. LIM, J. KIM, C.W. LEE, S. PARK. Alcohol consumption and persistent infection of high-risk human papillomavirus. Epidemiol Infect. 2015;143(7):1442-50. PISSN: 0950-2688. IF. 2.54

Ju-Hee Kang, Jeong-Eun Jang, Siddhartha Kumar Mishra, Hee-Ju Lee, Chu Won Nho, Dongyun Shin, Mirim Jin, Mi Kyung Kim, Changsun Choi, Seung Hyun Oh. Ergosterol peroxide from Chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus) exhibits anti-cancer activity by down-regulation of the β-catenin pathway in colorectal cancer. Journal of ethnopharmacology, 2015;173: 303-12. PISSN: 0378-8741. IF. 3.00

Hea Young Oh, Sang-Soo Seo, Ji-Sook Kong, Jae-Kwan Lee, Mi Kyung Kim*. Association between obesity and cervical microflora dominated by Lactobacillus iners in Korean women. Journal of clinical microbiology, 2015;53(10): 3304-09. PISSN: 0095-1137. IF. 4.00

Hea Young Oh, Mi Kyung Kim*, Sang-Soo Seo, Jae-Kwan Lee. Association of Combined Tobacco Smoking and Oral Contraceptive Use With Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia 2 or 3 in Korean Women. Journal of Epidemiology, 2015. PISSN: 0917-5040. IF. 3.02

Youngsun Ham, Hea Young Oh, Sang-Soo Seo, Mi Kyung Kim*, Association Between Health Behaviors and a Family History of Cancer Among Korean Women. Cancer research and treatment, 2015. PISSN: 1598-2998. IF. 3.32

Soo-kyung Lee, Mi kyung Kim, Relationship of sodium intake with obesity among Korean children and adolescents: Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. British Journal of Nutrition 2016; 155(5):834~841. IF.3.31

Mi-Ryung Han1, Jirong Long1,Ji-Yeob Choi, Siew-Kee Low, Sun-Seog Kweon, Ying Zheng, Qiuyin Cai1, Jiajun Shi1, Xingyi Guo1, Keitaro Matsuo, Motoki Iwasaki, Chen-Yang Shen, Mi Kyung Kim, Wanqing Wen, Bingshan Li, Atsushi Takahashi, Min-Ho Shin, Yong-Bing Xiang1, Hidemi Ito, Yoshio Kasuga, Dong-Young Noh, Koichi Matsuda, Min Ho Park, Yu-Tang Gao, Hiroji Iwata, Shoichiro Tsugane, Sue K. Park, Michiaki Kubo, Xiao-Ou Shu, Daehee Kang, Wei Zheng, Genome-wide association study in East Asians identifies two novel breast cancer susceptibility loci. Human molecular genetics 2016;25(15)3361~3371. IF.5.99

Mi-Ryung Han1, Jirong Long1, Ji-Yeob Choi, Siew-Kee Low, Sun-Seog Kweon, Ying Zheng, Qiuyin Cai, Jiajun Shi, Xingyi Guo, Keitaro Matsuo, Motoki Iwasaki, Chen-Yang Shen, Mi Kyung Kim, Wanqing Wen, Bingshan Li, Atsushi Takahashi, Min-Ho Shin, Yong-Bing Xiang, Hidemi Ito, Yoshio Kasuga, Dong-Young Noh, Koichi Matsuda, Min Ho Park, Yu-Tang Gao, Hiroji Iwata, Shoichiro Tsugane, Sue K. Park, Michiaki Kubo, Xiao-Ou Shu, Daehee Kang and Wei Zheng, Combined effect of diet and cervical microbiome on the risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. Clinical Nutrition 2016;35(6)1434~1441. IF.4.49

Kyeong-Man Hong, Hyun-Kyoung Kim, Seong-Yeol Park, Shiv Poojan Mi-Kyung Kim, Joohon Sung, Betty P. Tsao, Jennifer M. Grossman Ornella J. Rullo, Jennifer M. P. Woo, Deborah K. McCurdy, Lisa G. Rider Frederick W. Miller and Yeong-Wook Song CD3Z, hypermethylation is associated with severe clinical manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus and reduces CD3f-chain expression in T cells. RHEUMATOLOGY 2016;56(3)467~476. IF.4.52

Junsu Lee, Jaesung Choi, Seokang Chung, JooYong Park, Ji-Eun Kim, Hyuna Sung, Wonshik Han, Jong Won Lee ,Sue K. Park, Mi Kyung Kim, Sei-Hyun Ahn, Dong-Young Noh , Keun-Young Yoo, Daehee Kang, Ji-Yeob Choi, Genetic Predisposition of Polymorphisms in HMGB1-Related Genes to Breast Cancer Prognosis in Korean Women. Journal of Breast Cancer 2017;20(1)27~34. IF.2.20

Sung Hoon Sim, Chang-Dae Bae, Youngmi Kwon, Hai-Li Hwang, Shiv Poojan, Hye- In Hong, Kyungtae Kim, Seo-Hee Kang, Han-Seong Kim, Tae-Hyun Um, In Hae Park, Keun Seok Lee, So-Youn Jung, Seeyoun Lee, Han-Sung Kang, Eun Sook Lee, Mi-Kyung Kim, Kyeong-Man Hong, Jungsil Ro, CKAP2 (cytoskeleton-associated protein2) is a new prognostic marker in HER2-negative luminal type breast cancer. PLOS ONE 2017;12(8)e0182107~e0182107~e0182107. IF.2.81

Sang Soo Seo, Selvaraj Arokiyaraj, Mi Kyung Kim, Hea Young Oh, Minji Kwon, Ji Sook Kong, Moon Kyung Shin, Ye Lee Yu, and Jae Kwan Lee, High prevalence of Leptotrichia amnionii, Atopobium vaginae, Sneathia sanguinegens and 1 factor 1 microbes and association of spontaneous abortion among Korean Women.BioMed Research International 2017;5435089~5435089. IF.2.48

Min KJ, Lee JK, So KA, Kim MK. Association Between Passive Smoking and the Risk of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia 1 in Korean Women. Journal of epidemiology 2017;28(1):1~6. IF.2.45

Ji-Sook Kong, Yeon-Kyung Lee, Mi Kyung Kim, Mi-Kyeong Choi, Young-Ran Heo, Taisun Hyun, Sun Mee Kim, Eun-Soon Lyu, Se-Young Oh, Hae-Ryun Park, Moo- Yong Rhee, Hee-Kyong Ro, Mi Kyung Song, Estimation model for habitual 24-hour urinary-sodium excretion using simple questionnaires from normotensive Koreans. PLoS One 2018;13(2)e0192588~e0192588. IF.2.77

Ji-Eun Kim, Jaesung Choi, JooYong Park, Chulbum Park, Se Mi Lee, Seong Eun Park, Nan Song, Seokang Chung, Hyuna Sung, Wonshik Han, Jong Won Lee, Sue K. Park, Mi Kyung Kim, Dong-Young Noh, Keun-Young Yoo, Daehee Kang, Ji-Yeob Choi, Associations between genetic polymorphisms of membrane transporter genes and prognosis after chemotherapy: meta-analysis and finding from Seoul Breast Cancer Study (SEBCS).The pharmacogenomics journal 2018;18(5):633~645. IF.3.81

Kyeore Bae, Eunseok Kim, Jeong June Choi, Mi Kyung, Kim, Hwa-Seung Yoo, The effectiveness of anticancer traditional Korean medicine treatment on the survival in patients with lung, breast, gastric, colorectal, hepatic, uterine, or ovarian cance. Medicine 2018;e12444~e12444. IF.2.03

Selvaraj Arokiyaraj, Sang Soo Seo1, Minji Kwon1, Jae Kwan Lee, Mi Kyung Kim, Association of cervical microbial community with persistence, clearance and negativity of Human Papillomavirus in Korean women: a longitudinal study. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 2018;8(1):15479~15479. IF.4.12

Hye Sun Kim, Cheongmin Sohn, Minji Kwon , Woori Na , Nitin Shivappa , James R. Hébert, Mi Kyung Kim, Positive Association between Dietary Inflammatory Index and the Risk of Osteoporosis: Results from the KoGES_Health Examinee (HEXA) Cohort Study. NUTRIENTS 2018;10(12):e1999~e1999. IF.4.20

Mi Kyung Kim, Minji Kwon, Moo-Yong Rhee, Kwang-Il Kim, Deuk-Young Nah, Sun-Woong Kim, Namyi Gu, Ki-Chul Sung, Kyung-Soon Hong, Eun-Joo Cho, Sang-Ho Jo, Dose-response association of 24-hour urine sodium and sodium to potassium ratio with nighttime blood pressure at older ages.2019; IF.4.54

Minji Kwon, Sang-Soo Seo, Mi Kyung Kim, Dong Ock Lee, Myoung Cheol Lim , Compositional and Functional Differences between Microbiota and Cervical Carcinogenesis as Identified by Shotgun Metagenomic Sequencing. CANCERS 2019; IF.5.33