Eunjin Ryu




B.S., Biological Sciences, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
PhD student Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST),(supervisors Kyungjae Myung and Dr. Sukhyun Kang)
2023-Present Post-doc Harvard Medical School (supervisor: Johannes Walter)


Awards and honors

02/2016 Summa Cum Laude, UNIST
03/2017 Graduate student Best Research Award, Korean Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
10/2020 Excellent Poster Award, Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology
03/2017- 02/2022 Global Ph.D. Fellowship, Korea Student Aid Foundation


Ryu, E. 1 ; Ha, N. Y. 1 ; Jung, W. 1 ; Yoo, J.; Myung, K.; Kang, S. “Distinct motifs in ATAD5 C-
terminal domain modulate PCNA unloading process” Cells 2022, 11 (11), 1832. (1: Co-first

Espanola, S. G.; Song, H.; Ryu, E.; Saxena, A.; Kim, E. -S.; Manegold, J.; Nasamran, C.;
Sahoo, D.; Oh, C. -K.; Bickers, C.; Shin, U.; Grainger, S.; Park, Y. H.; Pandolfo, L.; Kang, M.
-S.; Kang, S.; Myung, K.; Cooper, K.; Yelon, D.; Traver, D.; Lee, Y. “Haematopoietic stem
cell-dependent Notch transcription is mediated by p53 through the Histone chaperone
Supt16h.” Nature Cell Biology 2020, 22, 1411.

Kim, S.; Kang, N.; Park, S. H.; Wells, J.; Hwang, T.; Ryu, E.; Kim, B. -G.; Hwang, S.; Kim,
S. J.; Kang, S.; Lee, S.; Stirling, P.; Myung, K.; Lee, K. Y. “ATAD5 restricts R-loop formation
through PCNA unloading and RNA helicase maintenance at the replication fork” Nucleic
Acids Research 2020, 48 (13), 7218.

Kang, M. -S.; Kim, J.; Ryu, E.; Ha, N. Y.; Hwang, S.; Kim, B. -G.; Ra, J. S.; Kim, Y. J.;
Hwang, J. M.; Myung, K.; Kang, S. “PCNA Unloading Is Negatively Regulated by BET
Proteins” Cell Reports 2019, 29 (13), 4632.

Kang, M.-S. 1 ; Ryu, E. 1 ; Lee, S. W. 1 ; Park, J.; Ha, N. Y.; Ra, J. S.; Kim, Y. J.; Kim, J.; Abdel-
Rahman, M.; Park, S. H.; Lee, K. Y.; Kim, H.; Kang, S.; Myung, K. “Regulation of PCNA
cycling on replicating DNA by RFC and RFC-like complexes” Nature Communications 2019,10 (1), 2420.

Kang, S.; Kang, M.-S.; Ryu, E.; Myung, K. “Eukaryotic DNA replication: Orchestrated action
of multi-subunit protein complexes” Mutation Research/Fundamental and Molecular
Mechanisms of Mutagenesis 2018, 809, 58-69.