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Won Young CHOI

Won Young CHOI, M.D., Ph.D.
Faculty Appointment
(title, department)

Associate professor, Department of Cancer Biomedical Science
Staff physician, National Cancer Center Hospita
Research Scientist, Research Institute
Area of Expertise
Medical Oncology, Molecular biology, Translational research
Work Experience
Oct 2020 - : Staff Physician / Research Scientist, National Cancer Center
Mar 2019 – Sep 2020: Clinical Staff, National Cancer Center
Mar 2018 – Feb 2019: Clinical Fellow, Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital
Educational Background
Mar 2014 – Feb 2018: Ph.D., KAIST
Mar 2010 – Aug 2012: M.S. Chonnam National University
Mar 2003 – Feb 2009: M.D. Chonnam National University
Research Interests (Please place in paragraph form)
Novel therapeutic approaches for solid tumors
Mechanistic studies of chemotherapy resistance
Clinical trials
International Collaboration
2021 SCI-E The Clinical Impact of Capmatinib in the Treatment of Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer with MET Exon 14 Skipping Mutation or Gene Amplification: CANCER RESEARCH AND TREATMENT. Online:Published (3.761)

2020 기타 Case Report: Good responsiveness of metastatic sarcomatoid urothelial carcinoma with chondrosarcomatous differentiation to immune checkpoint inhibitor after radical surgery and adjuvant chemotherapy: f1000research journal. 9:1458~ (0)

2020 SCI-E YAP and AP-1 Cooperate to Initiate Pancreatic Cancer Development from Ductal Cells in Mice: CANCER RESEARCH. 80(21):4768~4779 (9.727)

2020 SCI-E A nanowire-based liquid biopsy method using cerebrospinal fluid cell-free DNA for targeted management of leptomeningeal carcinomatosis: JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND CLINICAL ONCOLOGY. Online:Published (3.656)

2020 SCI-E Ceritinib-Induced Organizing Pneumonia in Lung Cancer: A Retrospective Analysis: TARGETED ONCOLOGY. 15(4):513~522 (4.036)

2019 SCI-E Gal-3BP Negatively Regulates NF-kB Signaling by Inhibiting the Activation of TAK1: FRONTIERS IN IMMUNOLOGY. Online:Published (4.716)

2019 SCI-E Immunogenicity and Optimal Timing of 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccination during Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Gastric and Colorectal Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial: CANCER RESEARCH AND TREATMENT. Online:Published (3.363)

2018 SCI YAP/TAZ Initiates Gastric Tumorigenesis via Upregulation of MYC: CANCER RESEARCH. 78(12):3306~3320 (9.13)

2017 SCI Hippo effector YAP directly regulates the expression of PD-L1 transcripts in EGFR-TKI-resistant lung adenocarcinoma: BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS. 491(2):493~499 (2.466)

2014 SCI-E Rapidly progressing primary splenic angiosarcoma with fatal hemorrhagic event: Journal of Chemotherapy. : (1.604)

2013 SCI-E Class III β-tubulin is a predictive marker for taxane-based chemotherapy in recurrent and metastatic gastric cancer: BMC CANCER. : (3.319)

2013 SCI-E Clinical Prognostic Factors for Locally Advanced Esophageal Squamous Carcinoma Treated after Definitive Chemoradiotherapy: CANCER RESEARCH AND TREATMENT. : (2.975)

2012 SCI Drug Rash Induced by Levothyroxine Tablets: Thyroid. : (3.544)

2012 기타 A Case of Cardiogenic Shock after Chemotherapy with 5-Fluorouracil and Leucovorin in Rectal Cancer: The Korean Journal of Medicine. : ()

2011 기타 Two Cases of Neuroendocrine Carcinoma and GIST in a Patient with Neurofibromatosis Type 1: The Korean Journal of Medicine. : ()