Eun Ji Joo

Eun Ji Joo, Ph.D.

  • Staff Scientist, Department of Systems Biology

Eun Ji Joo, Ph.D.

Research Focus :
  • Sialoglycoproteins and their biochemical properties in pre-B ALL cells
  • Glycomic analysis and RNA-sequencing in normal bone marrow and leukemic cells
  • 2017 – Current, Staff Scientist, Department of Systems Biology, Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, Monrovia, CA
  • 2014 – 2017, Postdoctoral Fellow, Hematology and Oncology, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2011 – 2014, Postdoctoral Associate, Biology and Chemical and Biological Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

Degrees

  • 2010, Ph.D., Cancer Biology/Glycobiology, Seoul National University, College of Pharmacy, Seoul, Korea
  • 2004, M.S., Cancer Biology/Glycobiology, Seoul National University, College of Pharmacy, Seoul, South Korea
  • 2002, B.S., Pharmacy, Duksung Women’s University, College of Pharmacy, Seoul, South Korea
Paz H, Joo EJ, Chou CH, Fei F, Mayo KH, Abdel-Azim H, Ghazarian H, Groffen J, Heisterkamp N. Treatment of B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia with the Galectin-1 inhibitor PTX008. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2018; 37:67.
 
Fei F, Joo EJ, Tarighat SS, Schiffer I, Paz H, Fabbri M, Abdel-Azim H, Groffen J, Heisterkamp N. B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia and stromal cells communicate through Galectin-3. Oncotarget. 2015; 6:11378-94.
 
Joo EJ, Chun J, Ha YW, Ko HJ, Xu MY, Kim YS. Novel roles of ginsenoside Rg3 through downregulation of epidermal growth factor receptor. Chem Biol Interact. 2015; 233:25-34.
 
Joo EJ, Weyers A, Li G, Gasimli L, Li L, Choi WJ, Lee KB, Linhardt RJ. Carbohydrate-containing molecules as potential biomarkers in colon cancer. OMICS. 2014; 18:231-41.
 
Chun J, Joo EJ, Kang M, Kim YS. Platycodin D induces anoikis and caspase-mediated apoptosis via p38 MAPK in AGS human gastric cancer cells. J Cell Biochem. 2013; 114:456-70.
 
Kamhi E*, Joo EJ*, Dordick JS, Linhardt RJ. Glycosaminoglycans in infectious disease. Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc. 2013; 88:928-43. (*Authors contributed equally)
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