Sang Yup Lee (이상엽)

Professor

Education
    • Ph.D. Northwestern University, 1991
    • M.S. Northwestern University, 1987
    • B.S. Seoul National University, 1986
Research Interests
  • Metabolic Engineering, Systems and synthetic biology, Biochemical engineering, Nanobiotechnology, Industrial biotechnology
Selected Publications
  • “A comprehensive metabolic map for production of bio-based chemicals” Nature Catalysis 2019, 2, 18
  • “Engineering of an oleaginous bacterium for the production of fatty acids and fuels” Nature Chem. Biol. 2019, 15, 721
  • “One-step fermentative production of poly(lactate-co-glycolate) from carbohydrates in Escherichia coli” Nature Biotechnol. 2016, 34, 435
  • “Metabolic engineering of Escherichia coli using synthetic small regulatory RNAs” Nature Biotechnol. 2013, 31, 170
  • “Microbial production of short-chain alkanes” Nature 2013, 3, 502, 571