Medical School
Seoul National University (2003)
Graduate School
University of Wisconsin (2012)
Other Post Graduate Training
University of Wisconsin - Madison (2012)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2016), Pathology
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2017), Blood Banking/transfusion Medicine

Research Interest

  • Cell Biology, Immunology, Stem Cells, Hematopoietic System


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

LILRB4 signalling in leukaemia cells mediates T cell suppression and tumour infiltration.
Deng M, Gui X, Kim J, Xie L, Chen W, Li Z, He L, Chen Y, Chen H, Luo W, Lu Z, Xie J, Churchill H, Xu Y, Zhou Z, Wu G, Yu C, John S, Hirayasu K, Nguyen N, Liu X, Huang F, Li L, Deng H, Tang H, Sadek AH, Zhang L, Huang T, Zou Y, Chen B, Zhu H, Arase H, Xia N, Jiang Y, Collins R, You MJ, Homsi J, Unni N, Lewis C, Chen GQ, Fu YX, Liao XC, An Z, Zheng J, Zhang N, Zhang CC Nature 2018 Oct 562 7728 605-609
Mathematical calculation of lifespan of transfused RBCs in sickle cell disease patients.
Kim J, Usmani A, De Simone N, Sarode R Transfus. Apher. Sci. 2018 Feb 57 1 46-49
Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Educated Macrophages Are a Distinct High IL-6-Producing Subset that Confer Protection in Graft-versus-Host-Disease and Radiation Injury Models.
Bouchlaka MN, Moffitt AB, Kim J, Kink JA, Bloom DD, Love C, Dave S, Hematti P, Capitini CM Biol. Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Jun 23 6 897-905
Extracellular Superoxide Dismutase Expression in Papillary Thyroid Cancer Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cells Modulates Cancer Cell Growth and Migration.
Parascandolo A, Rappa F, Cappello F, Kim J, Cantu DA, Chen H, Mazzoccoli G, Hematti P, Castellone MD, Salvatore M, Laukkanen MO Sci Rep 2017 Feb 7 41416
Comparison of Spectra Optia and COBE Spectra apheresis systems' performances for red blood cell exchange procedures.
Kim J, Joseph R, Matevosyan K, Sarode R Transfus. Apher. Sci. 2016 Dec 55 3 368-370
Autosomal short tandem repeat analysis of ancient DNA by coupled use of mini- and conventional STR kits.
Oh CS, Lee SJ, Park JB, Lee SD, Seo SB, Kim HY, Kim J, Kim YS, Shin DH J. Forensic Sci. 2012 May 57 3 820-5
The effect of mesenchymal stromal cell-hyaluronic acid hydrogel constructs on immunophenotype of macrophages.
Hanson SE, King SN, Kim J, Chen X, Thibeault SL, Hematti P Tissue Eng Part A 2011 Oct 17 19-20 2463-71
Mesenchymal stromal cells are present in the heart and promote growth of adult stem cells in vitro.
Lushaj EB, Anstadt E, Haworth R, Roenneburg D, Kim J, Hematti P, Kohmoto T Cytotherapy 2011 Apr 13 4 400-6
Bone marrow stromal cells from multiple myeloma patients uniquely induce bortezomib resistant NF-kappaB activity in myeloma cells.
Markovina S, Callander NS, O'Connor SL, Xu G, Shi Y, Leith CP, Kim K, Trivedi P, Kim J, Hematti P, Miyamoto S Mol. Cancer 2010 Jul 9 176
Dental caries prevalence of medieval Korean people.
Han SS, Baek KW, Shin MH, Kim J, Oh CS, Lee SJ, Shin DH Arch. Oral Biol. 2010 Jul 55 7 535-40


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Role of mesenchymal stem cells in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. In Stem cells and human diseases

Hematti P, Kim J, Battiwalla M. (2012). New York, Springer

Harnessing regenerative and immunomodulatory properties of mesenchymal stem cells.. In Regenerative Medicine Technology as Applied to Organ Transplantation

Kim J, Hematti P (2014). Amsterdam, Academic Press

Honors & Awards

  • Weinberg Resident Research Award
    Department of Pathology, UTSW (2015)
  • Young Investigator Award
    American Society for Apheresis (2015)