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Dr. Kenneth Hun Mok

Associate Professor (Biochemistry)

  Alzheimer's Disease   Biochemistry   Biochemistry, Proteins   Biological Instrumentation   Biomolecular Science   Biophysics   Chemical Biology   Chromatography   Dementia/ Alzheimer's Disease   Drug Development   MAGNETIC RESONANCE (MR)   Molecular Biology   Molecular Biophysics   Molecular mechanisms underlying apoptosis & cell cycle   Nano Biotechnology   Nanostructures   Nanotechnology   neurodegeneration   Neurodegenerative Diseases/Disorders   NMR   NMR SPECTROSCOPY   NUCLEAR-MAGNETIC-RESONANCE   Obesity   PROTEIN CONFORMATIONS   PROTEIN FIBRILLOGENESIS   protein folding   PROTEIN STRUCTURES   PROTEIN-FOLDING KINETICS   PROTEIN-PROTEIN INTERACTIONS   Proteins and Macromolecules   Proteins, enzymology and protein engineering   PROTEIN-STRUCTURE   PROTON NMR   PROTON NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE   Spectroscopy   Structural Biology   Structural Biology, Determination, Function
 Decoupling pH and Ionic Effect in Protein Super-Concentrates
 Development of novel anti-obesity (serum-triglyceride level-lowering) peptidomimetic compounds
 BioA-Lac - Bioactive protein complexes in milk
 Protein Folding/Misfolding in Medicine and the Design of Protein-Based Biomaterials: A Biophysical Approach
 Amyloid fibril growth and the control of morphology

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Management Committee Member and Ireland Representative; European Network for Hyperpolarisation Physics and Methodology in NMR and MRI - COST (European Cooperation in Sci and Tech) Action TD 1103 2012-2014
Co-Editor; Protein NMR: Modern Techniques and Biomedical Applications; Biological Magnetic Resonance series, Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, New York. (Expected publication date: 2013) 2012
Editorial Board, Dataset Papers in Physics, Biological Physics section. 2012
ULTRA Programme Advisor, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Republic of Korea 2008
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The Undergraduate Awards of Ireland and Northern Ireland, Life Sciences Panel Member Sep 2010
Kinoshita M, Kim JY, Kume S, Lin Y, Mok KH, Kataoka Y, Ishimori K, Markova N, Kurisu G, Hase T, Lee Y-H, Energetic basis on interactions between ferredoxin and ferredoxin NADP+ reductase at varying physiological conditions, Biochemistry Biophysics Research Communications, 482, (4), 2017, p909 - 915, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
McGettrick AF, Corcoran SE, Barry PJG, McFarland J, Curtis AM, Franklin E, Corr SC, Mok KH, Cummins EP, Taylor CT, O'Neill LAJ, Nolan DP, The Trypanosoma brucei metabolite indolepyruvate decreases HIF-1 and glycolysis in macrophages as a mechanism of innate immune evasion, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, U.S.A., 113, (48), 2016, pE7778 - E7787, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  URL
Kim KH, Yun S, Mok KH, Lee EK, Thermodynamic analysis of ANS binding to partially unfolded α-lactalbumin: correlation of endothermic to exothermic changeover with formation of authentic molten globules, Journal of Molecular Recognition, 29, 2016, p446 - 451, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Abbas SN, Mok KH, Rashid N, Xie Y, Ruether M, O'Brien J, Akhtar M, NMR studies on mechanism of isomerisation of fructose 6-phosphate to glucose 6-phosphate catalysed by phosphoglucose isomerase from Thermococcus kodakarensis, Bioorganic Chemistry, 66, 2016, p41 - 45, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Al-Ani B, Fitzpatrick M, Al-Nuaimi H, Coughlan A.M, Hickey F.B, Pusey C.D, Savage C, Benton C.M, O'Brien E.C, O'Toole D, Mok K.H, Young S.P, Little M.A, Changes in urinary metabolomic profile during relapsing renal vasculitis, Scientific Reports, 6, 2016, 38074 -, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Svanborg C, Mok KH, Trulsson M, Mossberg A-K, Storm P, Ho CS, 'Biologically active complex and its preparation', European Patent Office, EP 2 643 010 B1, 2016, HAMLET Pharma AB, Patent, GRANTED  Other
Harte NP, Klyubin I, McCarthy EK, Min S, Garrahy SA, Xie Y, Davey GP, Boland JJ, Rowan MJ, Mok KH, Amyloid Oligomers and Mature Fibrils Prepared from an Innocuous Protein Cause Diverging Cellular Death Mechanisms, Journal of Biological Chemistry, 290, (47), 2015, p28343 - 28352, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  URL
Korean Immigrant Experiences in America and in Ireland: Breaking the Vicious Circle of Ethnic Patterns in, editor(s)Bertoni R , Quaderni di cultura, Volume 11, Turin, Italy, Trinity College Dublin and Trauben Edizioni, 2014, pp107 - 121, [Mok KH], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text
Tynan GA, Hearnden CH, Oleszycka E, Lyons CL, Coutts G, O'Connell J, Corrigan MA, Lynch L, Campbell M, Callanan JJ, Mok KH, Geoghegan J, O'Farrelly C, Allan SM, Roche HM, O'Shea DB, Lavelle EC, Endogenous oils derived from human adipocytes are potent adjuvants that promote IL-1 alpha-dependent inflammation., Diabetes, 63, (3), 2014, p2037-2050 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Tynan, GA, Hearnden, CH, Oleszycka, E, Lyons, CL, Coutts, G, O'Connell, J, Corrigan, MA, Lynch, L, Campbell, M, Callanan, JJ, Mok, KH, Geoghegan, J, O'Farrelly, C, Allan, SM, Roche, HM, O'Shea, DB, Lavelle, EC, Endogenous Oils Derived From Human Adipocytes Are Potent Adjuvants That Promote IL-1 alpha-Dependent Inflammation, Diabetes, 63, (6), 2014, p2037-2050 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI

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Citation of Merit, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Republic of Korea Jan 2011
ULTRA Programme Advisor, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Republic of Korea Aug 2009
KOSEF Postdoctoral Fellowship, Korea Science and Engineering Foundation June 1998
Chevening Scholarship, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office May 2001
NIH National Research Service Award Predoctoral Fellowship Aug 1987