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Chong Woo YOO

Chong Woo YOO, M.D., Ph.D.(adjunct professor)
Faculty Appointment
Associate Professor, Department of Cancer Biomedical Science, NCC-GCSP
Area of Expertise
Gynecological Pathology / Surgical Pathology / Oral pathology / Cytopathology
Work Experience
Instructor and Assistant professor, Hallym University College of Medicine
Visiting Scientist, The Methodist hospital, Houston, TX
Educational Background
Ph.D. in Medicine at Seoul National University, Korea
M.S. in Medicine at Seoul National University, Korea
MD in Medicine at Seoul National University, Korea
Research Interests
Dr. Yoo is working in surgical pathology, mainly in gynecologic malignancy, including uterine cancers and ovarian cancers. He is also involved in oral and sinonasal tumor pathology. In research field, his main concerns are in the HPV detection and phenotyping in uterine cervical and oral cancers. Dr. Yoo is also interested in subclassification of ovarian epithelial tumors and peritoneal tumors, including pseudomyxoma peritonei. He is also interested in cytopathology of gynecologic area and cavity fluids. Dr. Yoo is also participating for the various national projects about cancer screening and cancer registration.
International Collaboration
Convener, Gynecologic Pathology session, Asian Pacific regional conference of International Association of Pathologists, 2013, Busan, Korea
2020 SCI-E Glycolytic phenotypes in an evaluation of ovarian carcinoma based on carcinogenesis and BRCA mutation.: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY. 133:109391~ (2.687)

2020 SCI-E Incidence trends for epithelial peritoneal, ovarian, and fallopian tube cancer during 1999?2016: a retrospective study based on the Korean National Cancer Incidence Database: JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY. 31(4):e56~ (3.304)

2019 기타 Current Status of and Perspectives on Cervical Cancer Screening in Korea: J Pathol Transl Med.. 53(4):210~216 ()

2019 SCI-E Multidisciplinary perspectives on newly revised 2018 FIGO staging of cancer of the cervix uteri: JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY. 30(2):e40~e40 (3.34)

2019 기타 PLAG1, SOX10, and Myb Expression in Benign and Malignant Salivary Gland Neoplasms: JOURNAL OF PATHOLOGY AND TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE. 53(1):23~30 (0)

2018 SCI Prognostic Value of Pathologic Chemotherapy Response Score in Patients With Ovarian Cancer After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: International journal of gynecological cancer. 28(9):1676~1682 (2.192)

2018 SCI-E Second primary cancer after primary peritoneal, epithelial ovarian, and fallopian tubal cancer: a retrospective study: BMC Cancer. 18(1):800~800 (3.288)

2018 SCI Second primary colorectal cancer among endometrial cancer survivor: shared etiology and treatment sequelae: Journal of cancer research and clinical oncology. 144(5):845~854 (3.282)

2018 SCI Association of PD-L1 Expression with Tumor-Infiltrating Immune Cells and Mutation Burden in High-Grade Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Lung: Journal of thoracic oncology. 13(5):636~648 (10.34)

2018 기타 desmoplastic melanoma fo the oral cavity: disgnostic pitfalls and clinical characteristics: Korean journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery. 44(2):66~72 (0)

2017 SCI-E Survival outcomes after extensive cytoreductive surgery and selective neoadjuvant chemotherapy according to institutional criteria in bulky stage IIIC and IV epithelial ovarian cancer: Journal of Gynecologic Oncology. 28(4):e48~e48 (3.14)

2017 SCI Integration Pattern of Human Papillomavirus Is a Strong Prognostic Factor for Disease-Free Survival After Radiation Therapy in Cervical Cancer Patients: International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 98(3):654~661 (5.133)

2017 SCI Comparison of the Abbott RealTime High Risk HPV test and the Roche cobas 4800 HPV test using urine samples: Journal of Virological Methods. 243:74~79 (1.693)

2016 SCI Prophylactic irradiation of para-aortic lymph nodes for patients with locally advanced cervical cancers with and without high CA9 expression (KROG 07-01): A randomized, open-label, multicenter, phase 2 trial: Radiotherapy and Oncology. 120(3):383~389 (4.817)

2016 SCI Comparison of DRY and WET vaginal swabs with cervical specimens in Roche Cobas 4800 HPV and Abbott RealTime High Risk HPV tests: Journal of Clinical Virology. 79:80~84 (2.647)

2015 SCI Comparison of Lower Extremity Edema in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: Pretreatment Laparoscopic Surgical Staging with Tailored Radiotherapy Versus Primary Radiotherapy.: Annals of surgical oncology. 23(1):203~210 (3.93)

2015 SCI Comparison of the performance of Anyplex II HPV HR, the Cobas 4800 human papillomavirus test and Hybrid Capture 2: Annals of clinical biochemistry. Online:Published (2.335)

2015 SCI-E The Korean guideline for cervical cancer screening: Journal of Gynecologic Oncology. 26:232~239 (2.494)

2015 기타 The Korean guideline for cervical cancer screening: Journal of the Korean Medical Association. 58(5):398~407 (0)

2015 SCI-E Survival outcome in endometrial cancer patients according to hereditary predisposition: Taiwanese journal of obstetrics & gynecology. 54(1):24~28 (0.988)

2014 SCI Low Expression of miR-449 in Gynecologic Clear Cell Carcinoma: International journal of gynecological cancer. 24(9):1558~1563 (1.949)

2014 SCI-E Physical status of human papillomavirus integration in cervical cancer is associated with treatment outcome of the patients treated with radiotherapy: PLoS One. 9(1):e78995~e78995 (3.534)

2013 SCI Transabdominal cardiophrenic lymph node dissection (CPLND) via incised diaphragm replace conventional video-assisted thoracic surgery for cytoreductive surgery in advanced ovarian cancer: Gynecologic Oncology. 129(2):341~345 (3.929)

2013 SCI-E Practice guidelines for the early detection of cervical cancer in Korea: Korean Society of Gynecologic Oncology and the Korean Society for Cytopathology 2012 edition: Journal of Gynecologic Oncology. 24(2):186~203 (1.73)

2013 SCI Clear Cell Carcinomas of the Ovary: A Multi-Institutional Study of 129 Cases in Korea With Prognostic Significance of Emi1 and Galectin-3: International journal of gynecological pathology. 32(1):3~14 (1.413)

2012 SCI-E Pelvic exenteration for recurrent cervical cancer: ten-year experience at National Cancer Center in Korea: Journal of Gynecology Oncology. 23(4):242~250 (1.489)

2012 SCI-E Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology Diagnosis of Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasm : Three Case Reports with Review of Literature: the Korean Journal of Pathology. 46(4):399~406 (0.158)

2012 기타 Intraoperative image-guided surgery for ovarian cancer: Quantitative imaging in medicine and surgery. 3:114~117 (0)

2012 SCI Hypoxia-induced up-regulation of apelin is associated with a poor prognosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma patients: Oral Oncology. 48(6):500~506 (2.857)

2012 SCI Serum HE4 Level is an Independent Prognostic Factor in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: Annals of Surgical Oncology. 19(5):1707~1712 (4.166)

2012 SCI Correlation Between Body Mass Index and Prevalence of Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer in Korean Patients With Endometrial Cancer: International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. 22(2):267~272 (1.646)

2012 SCI Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry reveals decreased calcylcin expression in small cell lung cancer: Pathology International. 62(1):28~35 (1.624)

2011 SCI Alteration in lipid and protein profiles of ovarian cancer: similarity to breast cancer.: International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. 21(9):1566~1572 (1.558)

2011 SCI Is Neo-adjuvant Chemotherapy a "Waiver" of Extensive Upper Abdominal Surgery in Advanced Epithelial Ovarian Cancer?: Annals of Surgical Oncology. 18(13):3824~3827 (4.182)

2011 SCI-E Protein and lipid MALDI profiles classify breast cancers according to the intrinsic subtype.: BMC cancer. 11:465~465 (3.153)

2011 SCI Lipid profiles for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma identified using matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry.: Clinica chimica acta. 412(21-22):1978~1982 (2.389)

2011 SCI Histology-directed matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization analysis reveals tissue origin and p53 status of primary liver cancers: Pathology international. 61:449~455 (1.481)

2011 SCI-E Region-based Diagnostic Performance of Multi-detector CT for Detecting Peritoneal Seeding in Ovarian Cancer Patients: Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 283(2):353~360 (1.072)

2010 SCI Carbonic anhydrase XII expression is associated with histologic grade of cervical cancer and superior radiotherapy outcome.: RADIATION ONCOLOGY. 5:101~101 (2.529)

2010 SCI Residual cancer stem cells during interval cytoreductive surgery after neoadjuvant chemotherapy could result in poor treatment outcomes for ovarian cancer: Onkologies. 33(6):324~330 (1.234)

2009 SCI-E Appendectomy in Retrograde Order for Complete Removal of Endometriosis: Gynecological Endocrinology. 25(12):844~847 (1.359)

2009 SCI Additional value of MR/PET fusion compared with PET/CT in the detection of lymph node metastases in cervical cancer patients.: European Journal of Cancer. 12:2103~2109 (4.475)

2009 SCI Synchronous multifocal HPV-related neoplasm involving both the genital tract and the head-and-neck area: A case report of Fanconi anemia.: radiotherapy and oncology. 92:138~141 (3.99)

2009 SCI Prognostic significance of histological grade in clear-cell carcinoma of the ovary: a retrospective study of Korean Gynecologic Oncology Group.: Ann Oncol. 20(6):1032~1036 (4.935)

2009 SCI Metastasis at the site of venous needle punctures in patients with advanced cervical cancer: European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology. Online:Published (1.565)

2008 SCI-E Primary yolk sac tumor of the omentum: a case report and review of the literature: Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 279(2):189~192 (0.666)

2008 SCI Insulin-like growth factor binding protein-5 (IGFBP-5) acts as a tumor suppressor by inhibiting angiogenesis: Carcinogenesis. 29:2106~2111 (5.406)

2008 SCI Does the use of a uterine manipulator with an intrauterine balloon in total laparoscopic hysterectomy facilitate tumor cell spillage into the peritoneal cavity in patients with endometrial cancer?: International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. 18:1145~1149 (1.425)

2008 SCI The validity of tumour diameter assessed by magnetic resonance imaging and gross specimen with regard to tumour volume in cervical cancer patients: European Journal of Cancer. 44:1524~1528 (4.454)

2008 SCI Mutual exclusiveness between PIK3CA and KRAS mutations in endometrial carcinoma.: International Journal of Gynecological Cancer(상위20#이내 학술지 아님). Online:Published (1.425)

2007 SCI Carbonic anhydrase 9 (CA9) expression in tumor cells enhances sensitivity to tirapazamine: Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology. 134:397~404 (2.366)

2007 SCI Port-site and liver metastases after laparoscopic pelvic and para-aortic lymph node dissection for surgical staging of locally advanced cervical cancer cancer: International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. 18:176~180 (1.425)

2007 SCI Risk factors predicting residual disease in subsequent hysterectomy following conization for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) III and microinvasive cervical cancer.: Gynecol Oncol.. Online:Published (2.319)