Jin-Ho Choy

Cell Biology

Jin-Ho Choy

Specially Appointed Professor

Inorganic ChemistryNanoscience


Assistant, Associate and Full Professor, Department of Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea


Visiting Professor, Laboratoire de Chimie du Solide du CNRS, Universit de Bordeaux I, France


Member of the Deliberative Council for National Special R&D Projects in the Korean Ministry of Science And Technology (MOST) and the Korean Ministry of Trade and Industry (MOTI)


Director, Research Institute of Molecular Science, Seoul National University


Vice-president, Korean Chemical Society


International Council Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA


Organizer, 14th International Symposium on Intercalation Compounds (ISIC 14th), Korea


Co-organizer, 1st Hybrid Materials 2009 (International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials), France


Chair, Planning Committee of BioMedical Material, World Premium Materials (WPM) Program, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Korea


Distinguished Professor, Department of Chemistry and Nano Science, Ewha Womans University, Korea


Director, Center for Intelligent Nano-Bio Materials (National Research Foundation of Korea)


Executive Vice-President, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea


Honorary Professor, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, Australia


Chair Professor, Institute of Tissue Regeneration Engineering (ITREN)
Dankook University, Korea


Specially Appointed Professor, Tokyo Tech World Research Hub Initiative (WRHI), Institute of Innovative Research, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

4. 1997

Academic Award, Korean Chemical Society

4. 1997

Fellow of Korean Academy of Science and Technology(KAST)

3. 2000

7th National Science Award in Chemistry, President of Republic of Korea

10. 2003

A Medal, Chevalier dans l’Order des Palmes Academique, Premier Ministre of the Republique Francaise

4. 2006

1st Class National Science Medal (ChangJo-Jang), President of Republic of Korea

4. 2007

Korea Best Scientist Award, President of Republic of Korea

8. 2007

A Role Model Award in Science, The Ministry of Korea Science and Technology, Republic of Korea

10. 2007

The Best Korea Award, The Herald Business, Republic of Korea

3. 2008

Award of Fellow (FRSC), Royal Society of Chemistry, UK

12. 2010

Culture Award in Natural Science, Mayor of Seoul City, Republic of Korea

5. 2012

EWHA Academy Award, Ewha Womans University, Republic of Korea

12. 2012

YONSEI Best Engineer Award, College of Engineering, Yonsei University Alumni Association, Republic of Korea

11. 2015

Sung-Ok Academic Award, Korean Ceramic Society, Republic of Korea

7. 2017

Academician (Professional Member), Science, World Academy of Ceramics, Italy

7. 2018

Academician (Professional Member), The National Academy of Sciences, Republic of Korea

9. 2020

VEBLEO Fellow Award

High-Tc Superconductors in the Two-Dimensional Limit: [(Py-CnH2n+1)2HgI4]-Bi2Sr2Cam−1CumOy (m = 1 and 2)
J.H. Choy, S.J. Kwon, G.S. Park,
Science 280, 1589

Intercalative Nanohybrids of Nucleoside Monophosphates and DNA in Layered Metal Hydroxide
J.H. Choy, S.Y. Kwak, J.S. Park, Y.J. Jeong, J. Portier,
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 121, 1399


Inorganic Layered Double Hydroxides as Nonviral Vectors
J.H. Choy, S.Y. Kwak, Y.J. Jeong, J.S. Park,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 39, 4041


DNA Core@Inorganic Shell
D.H. Park, J.E. Kim, J.M. Oh, Y.G. Shul, J.H. Choy,
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 16735


Integrated bio-inorganic hybrid systems for nano-forensics
J.M. Oh, D.H. Park, J.H. Choy,
Chem. Soc. Rev. 40, 583


Layered double hydroxide nanoparticles as target-specific delivery carriers: uptake mechanism and toxicity
S.J. Choi, J.H. Choy,
Nanomedicine 6, 803


Drugceramic 2-dimensional nanoassemblies for drug delivery system in physiological condition
G. Choi, S.Y. Kim, J.M. Oh, J.H. Choy,
J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 95, 2758


Aripiprazole-montmorillonite: a new organic-inorganic nanohybrid material for biomedical applications
Y.J. Oh, G. Choi, Y.B. Choy, J.W. Park, J.H. Park, H.J. Lee, Y.J. Yoon, H.C. Chang, J.H. Choy,
Chem. Eur. J. 19, 4869


Polymer–inorganic supramolecular nanohybrids for red, white, green, and blue applications
D.H. Park, S.J. Hwang, J.M. Oh, J.H. Yang, J.H. Choy,
Prog. Polym. Sci. 38, 1442


Inorganic Nanovehicle Targets Tumor in an Orthotopic Breast Cancer Model
G. Choi, O.J. Kwon, Y. Oh, C.O. Yun, J.H. Choy,
Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group) 4, 4430


Biodegradable Inorganic Nanovector: Passive versus Active Tumor Targeting in siRNA Transportation
D.H. Park, J. Cho, O.J. Kwon, C.O. Yun, J.H. Choy,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 4582


Mesoporous carbon nitrides: synthesis, functionalization, and applications
K.S. Lakhi, D.H. Park, K. Al-Bahily, W. Cha, B. Viswanathan, J.H. Choy, A. Vinu,
Chem. Soc. Rev. 46, 72


Highly Condensed Boron Cage Cluster Anions in 2D Carrier and Its Enhanced Antitumor Efficiency for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy
G. Choi, I.R. Jeon, H. Piao, J.H. Choy,
Adv. Funct. Mater. 28, 1704470


Emerging nanomaterials with advanced drug delivery functions; focused on methotrexate delivery
G. Choi, T.H. Kim, J.M. Oh, J.H. Choy,
Coord. Chem. Rev. 359, 32


Implantable multireservoir device with stimulus-responsive membrane for on-demand and pulsatile delivery of growth hormone
S.H. Lee, H. Piao, Y.C. Cho, S. Kim, G. Choi, C.R. Kim, H.B. Ji, C.G. Park, C. L.ee, C.I. Shin, W Koh, Y. Choy, J.H. Choy
PNAS, 116(24), 11664