Lee SB, Park J, Kwak Y, Park YU, Nhung T, Suh BK, Woo Y, Suh Y, Cho E, Cho S*, and Park SK*, Disrupted-in-schizophrenia 1 enhances the quality of circadian rhythm by stabilizing BMAL1 (2021) Translational Psychiatry. in press (*co-correspondence)

Gavrilovici C, Jiang Y, Kiroski I, Sterley TL Bains J, Park SK, Rho JM, Teskey GC and Nguyen , Behavioral deficits in mice with postnatal disruption of Ndel1 in forebrain excitatory neurons: Implications for epilepsy and neuropsychiatric disorders. (2021) Cerebral Cortex Communications. in press

Suh BK, Lee SA, Park C, Suh Y, Kim SJ, Woo Y, Nhung T, Lee SB, Mun DJ, Goo BS, Choi HS, Kim SJ, and Park SK, Schizophrenia-associated dysbindin modulates axonal mitochondrial movement in cooperation with p150glued. (2021) Molecular Brain. 14:14.


Kiroski I, Jiang Y, Gavrilovici C, Gao F, Lee S, Scantlebury MS, Vandal M, Park SK, Tsai LH, Teskey T, Rho JM, Nguyen MD(2020) Reelin improves cognition and extends the lifespan of mutant Ndel1 mice with postnatal CA1 hippocampus deterioration. Cerebral Cortex​,

Kwak C, Shin S, Park JS, Jung M, Nhung TTM, Kang MK, Lee C, Kwon TH, Park SK*, Mun JY*, Kim JS*, RheeHW* (2020) Contact-ID, a new tool for profiling organelle contact site, reveals regulatory proteins of mitochondria-associated membrane formation. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. /pnas.1916584117 (*co-correspondence)

Kwon YJ, Seo E-B, Kwon S-H, Lee S-H, Kim S-K, Park SK, Kim K, Park S, Park I-C, Park J-W, Ye S-K. (2020) Extracellular Acidosis Promotes Metastatic Potency via Decrease of the BMAL1 Circadian Clock Gene in Breast Cancer. Cells  9, 989.

Dong Wook Lee, Sumin Lee, Chan-Ki Min, Cana Park, Jeong-Mok Kim, Cheol-Sang Hwang, Sang Ki Park, Nam-Hyuk Cho and Inhwan Hwang (2020) Cross-Species Functional Conservation and Possible Origin of the N-Terminal Specificity Domain of Mitochondrial Presequences. Front. Plant Sci.

Nguyen Phuoc Long, Tran Diem Nghi, Yun Pyo Kang, Nguyen Hoang Anh, Hyung Min Kim, Sang Ki Park and Sung Won Kwon (2020) Toward a Standardized Strategy of Clinical Metabolomics for the Advancement of Precision Medicine. Metabolites doi:10.3390/metabo10020051


Youngsik Woo, Soo Jeong Kim, Bo Kyoung Suh, Yongdo Kwak, Hyun-Jin Jung, Truong Thi My Nhung, Dong Jin Mun, Ji-Ho Hong, Su-Jin Noh, Seunghyun Kim, Ahryoung Lee, Seung Tae Baek, Minh Dang Nguyen, Youngshik Choe, Sang Ki Park (2019) Sequential phosphorylation of NDEL1 by the DYRK2-GSK3β complex is critical for neuronal morphogenesis. eLife doi: 10.7554/eLife.50850

Suh Y, Noh SJ, Lee S, Suh BK, Lee SB, Choi J, Jeong J, Kim S, Park SK (2019) Dopamine D1 Receptor (D1R) Expression is Controlled by a Transcriptional Repressor Complex Containing DISC1. Molecular Neurobiology doi: 10.1007/s12035-019-1566-6

An SW,  Choi ES, Hwang W, Son H,  Yang JS, Seo K, Nam H-J, NTH Nguyen, Kim EJ, Suh BK, Kim Y, Nakano S, Ryu Y, Mori I, Park SK, Yoo JY, Kim S, Lee SJ V. (2019) KIN‐4/MAST kinase promotes PTEN‐mediated longevity of Caenorhabditis elegans via binding through a PDZ domain. Aging Cell. e12906. doi: 10.1111/acel.12906

Nguyen K,  Lee CS, Mun SH, Nhung TH, Park SK and Hwang CS (2019) N-terminal acetylation and the N-end rule pathway control degradation of the lipid droplet protein PLIN2. Journal of Biological Chemistry 294, 379-388 doi: 10.1074/jbc.RA118.005556


Seoyeon Bok, Young-Eun Kim, Youngsik Woo, Soeun Kim, Suk-Jo Kang, YoonTae Lee, Sang Ki Park, Irving L. Weissman and G-One Ahn (2017) Hypoxia-inducible factor-1α regulates microglial functions affecting neuronal survival in the acute phase of ischemic stroke in mice. Oncotarget, 8(67):111508-111521. 

Sung Jin Park, Su Been Lee, Yeongjun Suh, Su-Jeong Kim, Namgyu Lee, Ji-Ho Hong, Cana Park, Youngsik Woo, Koko Ishizuka, Joung-Hun Kim, Per-Olof Berggren, Akira Sawa and Sang Ki Park (2017) DISC1 Modulates Neuronal Stress Responses by Gate-Keeping ER-Mitochondria Ca2+ Transfer through the MAM. Cell Reports, 21:2748-2759. / [***Faculty 1000 Recommended]

Hyeran Jang, Kanghoon Jung, Jaehoon JeongSang Ki Park, Jerald D.Kralik and Jaeseung Jeong (2017) Nucleus accumbens shell moderates preference bias during voluntary choice behavior. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. 1248-1436. DOI: 10.1093/scan/nsx072

Seol-Ae LeeYeongjun SuhSaebom LeeJaehoon JeongSoo Jeong KimSo Jung Kim and Sang Ki Park (2017) Functional Expression of Dopamine D2 Receptor is Regulated by Tetraspanin 7-mediated Post-endocytic Trafficking. FASEB J. 31(6), pp.2301-2313. DOI: 10.1096/fj.201600755RR


Namgyu Lee, Sung Jin Park, Ghazal Haddad, Dae-Kyum Kim, Seon-Min Park, Sang Ki Park & Kwan Yong Choi (2016) Interactomic analysis of REST/NRSF and implications of its functional links with the transcription suppressor TRIM28 during neuronal differentiation. Scientific Reports, 6. 39049; DOI: 10.1038/srep39049

Ji-Ho HongYongdo KwakYoungsik WooCana ParkSeol-Ae Lee, Haeryun Lee, Sung Jin ParkYeongjun SuhBo Kyoung SuhBon Seong GooDong Jin Mun, Kamon Sanada, Minh Dang Nguyen & Sang Ki Park (2016) Regulation of the actin cytoskeleton by the Ndel1-Tara complex is critical for cell migration. Scientific Reports, 6. DOI: 10.1038/srep31827

Cana ParkSeol-Ae LeeJi-Ho HongYeongjun SuhSung Jin ParkBo Kyoung SuhYoungsik WooJinhyuk Choi, Ji-Won Huh, You-Me Kim and Sang Ki Park (2016) Disrupted-in-schizophrenia 1 (DISC1) and Syntaphilin collaborate to modulate axonal mitochondrial anchoring. Molecular Brain, 9(1), p.69. DOI: 10.1186/s13041-016-0250-2 [***Faculty 1000 Recommended]

Jiang, Y., Gavrilovici, C., Chansard, M., Liu, R.H., Kiroski, I., Parsons, K., Park, S.K., Teskey, G.C., Rho, J.M. and Nguyen, M.D., (2016) Ndel1 and Reelin Maintain Postnatal CA1 Hippocampus Integrity. The Journal of Neuroscience36(24), pp.6538-6552. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2869-15.2016

Chand Parvez Danka Mohammed, Hwanseok Rhee, Bong-Kwan Phee, Kunhyung Kim, Hee-Jin Kim, Hyehyeon Lee, Jung Hoon Park, Jung Hee Jung, Jeong Yeon Kim, Hyoung-Chin Kim, Sang Ki Park, Hong Gil Nam and Keetae Kim (2016)  miR-204 downregulates EphB2 in Aging Mouse Hippocampal Neurons. Aging Cell 15(2), pp.380-388. DOI: 10.1111/acel.12444.


Oh-Bin Kwon, Joo Han Lee, Hyun Jin Kim, Seungho Lee, Sanghyeon Lee, Min-Jae Jeong, Su-Jeong Kim, Hee-Jung Jo, Bumjin Ko, Sunghoe Chang, Sang Ki Park, Yun-Beom Choi, Craig H. Bailey, Eric R. Kandel, Joung-Hun Kim (2015) Dopamine Regulation of Amygdala Inhibitory Circuits for Expression of Learned Fear. Neuron 88(2), pp.378-389. DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2015.09.001.

Park SJJeong JPark Y-U, Park K-S, Lee H, Lee N, Kim S-M, Kuroda K, Nguyen MD, Kaibuchi K, and Park SK (2015) Disrupted-in-schizophrenia-1 (DISC1) Regulates Endoplasmic Reticulum Calcium Dynamics. Scientific Reports, 5. DOI: 10.1038/srep08694.

Barodia SK, Park SK, Ishizuka K, Sawa A, and Kamiya A. (2015) Half-life of DISC1 protein and its pathological significance under hypoxia stress. Neurosci Res. 97, pp.1-6 DOI: 10.1016/j.neures.2015.02.008.

Shim SY, Perez de Castro Insua I, Neumayer G, Wang J, Park SK, Sanada K, and Nguyen MD. (2015) Phosphorylation of Targeting Protein for Xenopus kinesin-like protein 2 (TPX2) at threonine 72 in spindle assembly. J Biol Chem. 290(14), pp.9122-9134. DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M114.591545.

Lee SAKim S-MSuh BK, Sun H-Y, Park Y-UHong J-HPark C, Nguyen MD, Nagata K, Yoo J-Y, and Park SK (2015) Disrupted-in-schizophrenia 1 (DISC1) Regulates Dysbindin Function by Enhancing Its Stability. J Biol Chem. 290(11), pp.7087-7096 DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M114.614750.


Cho B, Cho HM, Kim HJ, Jeong J, Park SK, Hwang EM, Park JY, Kim WR, Kim H, and Sun W. (2014) CDK5-dependent inhibitory phosphorylation of Drp1 during neuronal maturation Exp Mol Med. 46:e105. doi: 10.1038/emm.2014.36.

Pfanner N, van der Laan M, Amati P, Capaldi RA, Caudy AA, Chacinska A, Darshi M, Deckers M, Hoppins S, Icho T, Jakobs S, Ji J, Kozjak-Pavlovic V, Meisinger C, Odgren PR, Park SK, Rehling P, Reichert AS, Sheikh MS, Taylor SS, Tsuchida N, van der Bliek AM, van der Klei IJ, Weissman JS, Westermann B, Zha J, Neupert W, Nunnari J. (2014) Uniform nomenclature for the mitochondrial contact site and cristae organizing system. J Cell Biol. 204(7):1083-6. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201401006.

Woo Y, Lee S, Jeong J, and Park SK (2014) Use of behavioral analysis in animal models for schizophrenia research Korean J Schizophr Res. 17(1):12-26. Review.


Kwak Y, Jeong J, Lee S, Park YU, Lee SA, Han D-H, Kim J-H, Ohshima T, Mikoshiba K, Suh Y-H, Cho S, and Park SK (2013) Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 (Cdk5) regulates the function of CLOCK protein by direct phosphorylation J Biol Chem. 288(52):36878-89. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.494856.

Jeong J, Park YU, Kim DK, Lee S, Kwak Y, Lee SA, Lee H, Suh YH, Gho YS, Hwang D, and Park SK (2013) Cdk5 phosphorylates dopamine D2 receptor and attenuates downstream signaling PLoS One. 8(12):e84482. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0084482. eCollection 2013.

Soda T, Frank C, Ishizuka K, Baccarella A, Park YU, Flood Z, Park SK, Sawa A, and Tsai LH (2013) DISC1-ATF4 transcriptional repression complex: dual regulation of the cAMP-PDE4 cascade by DISC1 Mol Psychiatry. 18(8):898-908. doi: 10.1038/mp.2013.38.


Lee S, Jeong J, Park YU, Kwak Y, Lee SA, Lee H, Son H, and Park SK (2012) Valproate Alters Dopamine Signaling in Association with Induction of Par-4 Protein Expression PLoS One. 7(9):e45618. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0045618.

Park C and Park SK (2012) Molecular links between mitochondrial dysfunctions and schizophrenia Mol Cells 33(2):105-10. doi: 10.1007/s10059-012-2284-3. Review.


Chansard M, Hong JH, Park YU, Park SK*, and Nguyen MD* (2011) Ndel1, Nudel (Noodle): flexible in the cell? Cytoskeleton (Hoboken). 68(10):540-54. doi: 10.1002/cm.20532. Review. (*co-correspondence)

Kim J, Park BH, Lee JH, Park SK, and Kim JH (2011) Cell type-specific alterations in the nucleus accumbens by repeated exposures to cocaine Biol Psychiatry. 69(11):1026-34. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2011.01.013.

Chansard M, Wang J, Tran HC, Neumayer G, Shim SY, Park YU, Belzil C, Le HC, Park SK, and Nguyen MD (2011) The Cytoskeletal Protein Ndel1 Regulates Dynamin 2 GTPase Activity. PLoS One. 6(1):e14583. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0014583.


Park YU, Jeong J, Lee H, Mun JY, Kim JH, Lee JS, Nguyen MD, Han SS, Suh PG, and Park SK (2010) Disrupted-in-schizophrenia 1(DISC1) plays essential roles in mitochondria in collaboration with Mitofilin Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 107(41):17785-90. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1004361107.

Lee S, Jeong J, Kwak Y, and Park SK (2010) Depression research: where are we now? Mol Brain. 3:8. doi: 10.1186/1756-6606-3-8.Review.


Kim J, Jung SY, Lee YK, Park S, Choi JS, Lee CJ, Kim HS, Choi YB, Scheiffele P, Bailey CH, Kandel ER, and Kim JH. (2008) Neuroligin-1 is required for normal expression of LTP and associative fear memory in the amygdala of adult animals Proc Natl Acad Sci USA.105(26):9087-92. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0803448105.


Park SK, George R, Cai Y, Chang HY, Krantz DE, Friggi-Grelin F, Birman S, and Hirsh J (2006) Cell-type-specific limitation on in vivo serotonin storage following ectopic expression of the Drosophila serotonin transporter, dSERT J Neurobiol. 66(5):452-62.

Park SK, Nguyen MD, Fischer A, Luke MP, Affar el B, Dieffenbach PB, Tseng HC, Shi Y, and Tsai LH (2005) Par-4 links dopamine signaling and depression Cell. 122(2):275-87.

Kume K, Kume S, Park SK, Hirsh J, and Jackson FR (2005) Dopamine is a regulator of arousal in the fruit fly J Neurosci. 25(32):7377-84.

Nguyen MD, Shu T, Sanada K, Larivière RC, Tseng HC, Park SK, Julien JP, and Tsai LH (2004) A NUDEL-dependent mechanism of neurofilament assembly regulates the integrity of CNS neurons Nat Cell Biol. 6(7):595-608.

Pörzgen P, Park SK, Hirsh J, Sonders MS, and Amara SG (2001) The antidepressant-sensitive dopamine transporter in Drosophila melanogaster: a primordial carrier for catecholamines Mol Pharmacol. 59(1):83-95.

Park SK, Sedore SA, Cronmiller C, and Hirsh J (2000) Type II cAMP-dependent protein kinase-deficient Drosophila are viable but show developmental, circadian, and drug response phenotypes J Biol Chem. 275(27):20588-96.

Seong IS, Lee HR, Seol JH, Park SK, Lee CS, Suh SW, Hong YM, Kang MS, Ha DB, and Chung CH (1994) The P1 reactive site methionine residue of ecotin is not crucial for its specificity on target proteases. A potent inhibitor of pancreatic serine proteases fromEscherichia coli J Biol Chem. 269(34):21915-8.

Park SK, Kim KI, Woo KM, Seol JH, Tanaka K, Ichihara A, Ha DB, and Chung CH (1993) Site-directed mutagenesis of the dual translational initiation sites of the clpB gene of Escherichia coli and characterization of its gene products J Biol Chem. 268(27):20170-4.

Kim SH, Hahm KS, Park SK, Chung WJ, Ha DB and Chung CH (1992) 5'-Diphosphate-guanosine-3'-diphosphate (ppGpp) Stimulates the Degradation of Certain Proteins by ATP-dependent Protease La from Escherichia coli Mol Cells. 2(1): 23-27.