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Kim Kang Wook

Research Interests

Research interest

The evolution of insect immunity genes


Molecular ecology


2003 PgDip in Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis, The University of Edinburgh (UK)

2001 MSc in Animal Behavioral Ecology, The Kyung-Hee University (Seoul Korea)

1998 BSc in Biology, The Kyung-Hee University (Seoul Korea)


2003-Present Research associate, The University of Edinburgh (UK)

2000-2002 Research Associate, Ilchun Molecular Medicine Institute, Seoul National University, College of Medicine (South Korea)

1998-2000 Lab. Technician, Seoul central hospital (Asan Medical Center) (South Korea)


F. M. JIGGINS and K. KIM, 2005 The evolution of antifungal peptides in Drosophila. Genetics. 171: 1847-1859 [PDF]