Seong-il Lee
  • Stonybrook University
  • Neuroscience


Ph.D. in neuroscience,Stony Brook University, NY, USA,2012

Current position

Post-doctoral fellow at Shelly lab, Neurobiology and behavior, Stony Brook University


  1. Lee, S. and Levine, J. (2015). Isolation and growth of adult mouse dorsal root ganglia neurons. Bio-protocol 5(18): e1601.
  2. Filous, A. R., Tran, A., Howell, C. J., Busch, S. A., Evans, T. A., Stallcup, W. B., Kang, S. H., Bergles, D. E., Lee, S. I., Levine, J. M. and Silver, J. (2014). Entrapment via synaptic-like connections between NG2 proteoglycan+ cells and dystrophic axons in the lesion plays a role in regeneration failure after spinal cord injury. J Neurosci 34(49): 16369-16384.
  3. Lee, S. I., Zhang, W., Ravi, M., Weschenfelder, M., Bastmeyer, M. and Levine, J. M. (2013). Atypical protein kinase C and Par3 are required for proteoglycan-induced axon growth inhibition. J Neurosci 33(6): 2541-2554.
  4. Woo, S. Y., Kim, D. H., Jun, C. B., Kim, Y. M., Haar, E. V., Lee, S. I., Hegg, J. W., Bandhakavi, S., Griffin, T. J. and Kim, D. H. (2007). PRR5, a novel component of mTOR complex 2, regulates platelet-derived growth factor receptor beta expression and signaling. J Biol Chem 282(35): 25604-25612.
  5. Vander Haar, E., Lee, S. I., Bandhakavi, S., Griffin, T. J. and Kim, D. H. (2007). Insulin signalling to mTOR mediated by the Akt/PKB substrate PRAS40. Nat Cell Biol 9(3): 316-323.
  6. Kwon, R. J., Kim, S. K., Lee, S. I., Hwang, S. J., Lee, G. M., Kim, J. S. and Seol, W. (2006). Artificial transcription factors increase production of recombinant antibodies in Chinese hamster ovary cells. Biotechnol Lett 28(1): 9-15.
  7. Park, K. S., Seol, W., Yang, H. Y., Lee, S. I., Kim, S. K., Kwon, R. J., Kim, E. J., Roh, Y. H., Seong, B. L. and Kim, J. S. (2005). Identification and use of zinc finger transcription factors that increase production of recombinant proteins in yeast and mammalian cells. Biotechnol Prog 21(3): 664-670.
  8. Park, K. S., Lee, D. K., Lee, H., Lee, Y., Jang, Y. S., Kim, Y. H., Yang, H. Y., Lee, S. I., Seol, W. and Kim, J. S. (2003). Phenotypic alteration of eukaryotic cells using randomized libraries of artificial transcription factors. Nat Biotechnol 21(10): 1208-1214.
  9. Oh, Y. S., Lee, S., Won, C. and Warnock, D. G. (2001). An Alu cassette in the human epithelial sodium channel. Biochim Biophys Acta 1520(1): 94-98.