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Hyeonju Son


Bioinformatics, Genome analysis, Personalized medicine


Translational Genome Informatics Laboratory

Dept. of Biomedical Systems Informatics

Yonsei University College of Medicine

New building #616, 50-1 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu,

Seoul 03722, South Korea.

Office: +82-2-2228-2487


  • Joint Ph.D. Course in Dept. of Biomedical Systems Informatics,          Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, ~ Present        (Advisor: Sangwoo Kim) 

  • B.S. in Life Science, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, August 2015


Journal Papers (Peer reviewed)

  1. Junho Kim, Dachan Kim, Jae​ Seok Lim, Ju Heon Maeng, Hyeonju Son, Hoon-Chul Kang, Hojung Nam, Jeong Ho Lee* and Sangwoo Kim*, The use of technical replication for detection of low-level somatic mutations in next-generation sequencing, Nature Communications 2019, 10, Article number 1047

  2. Nam Suk Sim, Youngsuk Seo, Jae Seok Lim, Woo Kyeong Kim, Hyeonju Son, Heung Dong Kim, Sangwoo Kim, Hyun Joo An, Hoon-Chul Kang, Se Hoon Kim, Dong-Seok Kim, Jeong Ho Lee, Brain somatic mutations in SLC35A2 cause intractable epilepsy with aberrant N-glycosylation, Neurology Genetics 2018, 4:e294

  3. Sunguk Shin, Hanna Lee, Hyeonju Son, Soonmyung Paik and Sangwoo Kim*, AIRVF: a filtering toolbox for precise variant calling in Ion Torrent sequencing, Bioinformatics 2018, 34(7):1232-1234

  4. Hyeonju Son, Hyundeok Kang, Hyun Seok Kim and Sangwoo Kim*, Somatic mutation driven codon transition bias in human cancer, Scientific Reports 2017, 7:14204

  5. In Seok Yang, Hyeonju Son, Sora Kim and Sangwoo Kim*, ISOexpresso: a web-based platform for isoform-level expression analysis in human cancer, BMC Genomics 2016, 17(1):1-14

  6. Junho Kim, Ju Heon Maeng, Jae Seok Lim, Hyeonju Son, Junehawk Lee, Jeong Ho Lee and Sangwoo Kim*, Vecuum: identification and filtration of false somatic variants caused by vector contamination, Bioinformatics 2016, 32(20):3072-3080

International Conferences

  1. Hyeonju Son and Sangwoo Kim*, Significant mutation bias events of cancer mutations, The 10th International Workshops on Biomedical Informatics (DTMBIO 16), Indianapolis, IN, USA, Oct 28, 2016 (poster)


Basic programming languages, Computer Application

Last Update: June 7, 2019

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