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Department of Medical Environmental Biology and Tropical Medicine,
Kangwon National University School of Medicine

1 Kangwondaehakgil, Chunchon, Gangwon-do 24341, Republic of Korea

Phone: +82 33 250 7941, Fax: +82 33 255 8809

E-mail: ethan@kangwon.ac.kr; etaekhan@gmail.com

Personal Information

Name : EUN-TAEK, HAN, PhD., Professor

Affiliation

Department of Medical Environmental Biology and Tropical Medicine,
School of Medicine, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon,
Gangwon-do, Republic of Korea

Education

February, 2003

Ph.D. in Department of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Seoul National University
College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

February, 1999

M.Sc. in Department of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Seoul National University
College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

February, 1990

BSc. Konkuk University (Biochemistry major)

Professional experiences

Professional experiences
Position Institution Period
Dean School of Medicine, Kangwon National University 2021.09
Director Institute of Medical Sciences, Kangwon National University 2017-2021
Visiting prof. Harvard School of Public of Health, Boston, USA 2018
Professor Department of Medical Environmental Biology and Tropical Medicine,
Kangwon National University School of Medicine
2015(April 1)~
Associate Dean Kangwon National University School of Medicine Associate Dean for
Research Affairs
2015(April 1)~
Associate Professor Department of Medical Environmental Biology and Tropical Medicine,
Kangwon National University School of Medicine
2010~2015
Associate Dean Kangwon National University School of Medicine Associate Dean for
Research Affairs and Academic Affairs
2009~2011
Assistant Professor Department of Parasitology, Kangwon National University School of Medicine 2005~2010
Visiting Professor Cell-Free Science and Technology Research Center Ehime University, Japan 2005~2007
Awards
  • Academic Award: 2021 The Best Scientist in Kangwon National University
  • Academic Award: 2016 The Best Scientist in Kangwon National University
  • Academic Award: 2015 The 57th Korean Society for Parasitology and Tropical Medicine
  • Academic Award: 2011 The 53th Korean Society for Parasitology
  • Academic Award: 2008 The 16th Federation Meeting of Korean Basic Medical Scientists
Publications
  • Molecular Evidence of Drug Resistance in Asymptomatic Malaria Infections, Myanmar, 2015. Nyunt MH, Shein T, Zaw NN, Han SS, Muh F, Lee SK, Han JH, Thant KZ, Han ET, Kyaw MP. Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Mar;23(3):517-520. (IF 6.259)
  • Identification of a reticulocyte-specific binding domain of Plasmodium vivax reticulocyte-binding protein 1 that is homologous to the PfRh4 erythrocyte-binding domain. Han JH, Lee SK, Wang B, Muh F, Nyunt MH, Na S, Ha KS, Hong SH, Park WS, Sattabongkot J, Tsuboi T, Han ET. Sci Rep. 2016 May 31;6:26993. (IF 4.379)
  • Molecular assessment of artemisinin resistance markers, polymorphisms in the k13 propeller, and a multidrug-resistance gene in the eastern and western border areas of Myanmar. Nyunt MH, Hlaing T, Oo HW, Tin-Oo LL, Phway HP, Wang B, Zaw NN, Han SS, Tun T, San KK, Kyaw MP, Han ET. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Apr 15;60(8):1208-15. (IF 8.313)
  • Cross-species reactivity of antibodies against Plasmodium vivax blood-stage antigens to Plasmodium knowlesi. Muh F, Kim N, Nyunt MH, Firdaus ER, Han JH, Hoque MR, Lee SK, Park JH, Moon RW, Lau YL, Kaneko O, Han ET. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2020 Jun 19;14(6):e0008323. (IF 3.885)
  • Genetic diversity and neutral selection in Plasmodium vivax erythrocyte binding protein correlates with patient antigenicity. Han JH, Cho JS, Ong JJY, Park JH, Nyunt MH, Sutanto E, Trimarsanto H, Petros B, Aseffa A, Getachew S, Sriprawat K, Anstey NM, Grigg MJ, Barber BE, William T, Qi G, Liu Y, Pearson RD, Auburn S, Price RN, Nosten F, Renia L, Russell B, Han ET. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2020 Jul 9;14(7):e0008202. (IF 3.885)
  • Identification of a Novel RAMA/RON3 Rhoptry Protein Complex in Plasmodium falciparum Merozoites. Ito D, Chen JH, Takashima E, Hasegawa T, Otsuki H, Takeo S, Thongkukiatkul A, Han ET, Tsuboi T. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2021 Jan 18;10:605367. (IF 5.293)
Published more than 200 papers in international journals.