Youn Chul Kim
Youn Chul Kim was born in Jeonbuk, Republic of Korea, in 1959. He received the Pharmacy degree from the Wonkwang University, Republic of Korea, in 1985. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutical sciences from Kyushu University, Japan, in 2001. He was a Joint Doctoral Fellow at the Chemistry Department of Virginia Tech in USA from 2004 to 2005. Presently, he is a Professor at the College of Pharmacy, Wonkwang University, Iksan, Republic of Korea. His research focuses on the isolation of biologically active compounds from natural products and their pharmacological activities in vitro, standardization of natural products extract for the development of drugs and/or nutraceuticals.
Biography Updated on 1 December 2010