Bo Ra Yoon

Bo Ra Yoon

Undergraduate College/University: Cornell University


Research Interest and recognition:

Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine - Summer research program

I studied the effect of endotoxin (LPS), derived from the periodontopathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis, on cytokine and chemokine expression in human mononuclear inflammatory cells in culture. My mentor is Dr. Ying Gu.


I participated in the poster session of the 2010 Leo Sreebny Dental Student Research Day and I presented my work at the Hinman Student Research Symposium (Fall 09’).