Minji Byun

Minji Byun, PhD

About Me

Dr. Minji Byun earned a B.S. from Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea, and holds a Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis. After completing postdoctoral training at Rockefeller University, she became a faculty member at Washington University in St. Louis. In 2017, she was recruited to the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to join the Precision Immunology Institute. Her broad research interest is on the role of genetic variants in initiating and modulating immune-mediated diseases.

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Clinical Immunology
Research Topics

Aging, Blood, Epigenetics, Epigenomics, Human Genetics and Genetic Disorders, Immunology, Induced pluripotent stem cells, Inflammation

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Development Regeneration and Stem Cells [DRS], Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS]