Myoungjoo V. Kim
  • Department of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
  • Immunology


M.S., Department of Biology, Yonsei University, Seoul, 2005

Current position

Ph.D. candidate, Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis Program, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (09/2008 -present)


  1. Kim, M. V., Ouyang, W., Liao, W., Zhang, M. Q. and Li, M. O. (2013). The transcription factor Foxo1 controls central-memory CD8+ T cell responses to infection. Immunity 39(2): 286-297.
  2. Curran, M. A., Geiger, T. L., Montalvo, W., Kim, M., Reiner, S. L., Al-Shamkhani, A., Sun, J. C. and Allison, J. P. (2013). Systemic 4-1BB activation induces a novel T cell phenotype driven by high expression of Eomesodermin. J Exp Med 210(4): 743-755.
  3. Ouyang, W., Liao, W., Luo, C. T., Yin, N., Huse, M., Kim, M. V., Peng, M., Chan, P., Ma, Q., Mo, Y., Meijer, D., Zhao, K., Rudensky, A. Y., Atwal, G., Zhang, M. Q. and Li, M. O. (2012). Novel Foxo1-dependent transcriptional programs control T(reg) cell function. Nature 491(7425): 554-559.
  4. Curran, M. A., Kim, M., Montalvo, W., Al-Shamkhani, A. and Allison, J. P. (2011). Combination CTLA-4 blockade and 4-1BB activation enhances tumor rejection by increasing T-cell infiltration, proliferation, and cytokine production. PLoS One 6(4): e19499.
  5. Kim, H. S., Han, M. S., Chung, K. W., Kim, S., Kim, E., Kim, M. J., Jang, E., Lee, H. A., Youn, J., Akira, S. and Lee, M. S. (2007). Toll-like receptor 2 senses beta-cell death and contributes to the initiation of autoimmune diabetes. Immunity 27(2): 321-333.
  6. Choi, I., Lee, K., Kim, M., Lee, M. and Park, K. (2005). Differential activation of stress-responsive signalling proteins associated with altered loading in a rat skeletal muscle. J Cell Biochem 96(6): 1231-1243.