Inn Chung, PhD

Former Research Fellow
Pictured: Inn Chung


Diploma in Biology, Justus-Liebig University, Germany; Ph.D with Dr Karsten Rippe, Graduate Summa cum laude, German Cancer Research Center.

Current Position

Scientific Project Coordinator at Thoraxklinik at Heidelberg University Hospital in Heidelberg, Germany.


Silva S, Altmannova V, Eckert-Boulet N, Kolesar P, Gallina I, Hang L, Chung I, Arneric M, Zhao X, Buron LD, Mortensen UH, Krejci L, Lisby M. SUMOylation of Rad52-Rad59 synergistically change the outcome of mitotic recombination. DNA Repair (Amst). 2016 Jun;42:11-25. doi: 10.1016/j.dnarep.2016.04.001. Epub 2016 Apr 16. PubMed [PMID: 27130983]; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5051639.

Chung I, Zhao X. DNA break-induced sumoylation is enabled by collaboration between a SUMO ligase and the ssDNA-binding complex RPA. Genes Dev. 2015 Aug 1;29(15):1593-8. doi: 10.1101/gad.265058.115. PubMed [PMID: 26253534]; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4536307.

Hang LE, Lopez CR, Liu X, Williams JM, Chung I, Wei L, Bertuch AA, Zhao X. Regulation of Ku-DNA association by Yku70 C-terminal tail and SUMO modification. J Biol Chem.2014 Apr 11;289(15):10308-17. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.526178. Epub 2014 Feb 24. PubMed PMID: 24567323; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4036155.

Chung I, Zhao X. A STUbL wards off telomere fusions. EMBO J. 2013 Mar 20;32(6):775-7. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2013.39. Epub 2013 Feb 22. PubMed PMID: 23435563; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3604727.