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An Alumnus of SKKU, Department of Biological Sciences, Dong-Hyuk Shin, Published a Research Result on COVID-19 2020.07.31
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An Alumnus of SKKU, Department of Biological Sciences, Dong-Hyuk Shin, 

Published a Research Result on COVID-19



An alumnus of SKKU, department of biological sciences (Undergraduate 07, Master’s 12, Ph.D. 17), Dong-Hyuk Shin published a research result on COVID-19 in the journal 'Nature'.


Korean scientist, overseas residents in Germany, found a treatment that halts the replication of the COVID-19-causing SARS-CoV-2 virus as well as restores immune function.


Researcher Dong-Hyuk Shin and research team of Prof. Ivan Dikic in the Max-Planck Institute published their findings - compounds that halt enzymatic proteins involved in the reproduction of COVID-19 virus and it also restores the cells’ anti-virus immunity - in the international journal ‘Nature’.


Ph. D. Shin earned a doctorate from Sungkyunkwan University and has been working as a postdoctorate researcher at Max-Planck Institute since 2017.



Original Article from ChosunMedia : http://news.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2020/07/30/2020073000357.html



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