Mijoon Lee

Mijoon Lee


Associate Professional Specialist, University of Notre Dame
Assistant Professional Specialist, University of Notre Dame
Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Notre Dame
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Wayne State University
Ph.D. in Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, South Korea
B.S. in Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, South Korea

Research Interests

Research Support Services

Dr. Lee joined the Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Facility of the University in 2018. She specializes in LC/MS and LC/MS/MS methods development for small molecules and peptidoglycan analysis using electrospray ionization (ESI).

Recent Publications

  • Carothers, K. E., Liang, Z., Mayfield, J., Donahue, D. L., Lee, M., Boggess, B., Ploplis, V. A., Castellino, F. J., Leea, S. W. "The streptococcal protease SpeB antagonizes the biofilms of the human pathogen staphylococcus aureus USA300 through cleavage of the staphylococcal SdrC protein" 2020 Journal of Bacteriology, 202 (11), e00008-20. DOI:10.1128/JB.00008-20.
  • Cattley, R. T., Lee, M., Boggess, W. C., Hawse, W. F. "Transforming growth factor β (TGF-β) receptor signaling regulates kinase networks and phosphatidylinositol metabolism during T-cell activation" 2020 The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 295 (24), pp. 8236-8251. DOI:10.1074/jbc.RA120.012572.
  • Mahasenan, K. V., Batuecas, M. T., De Benedetti, S., Kim, C., Rana, N., Lee, M., Hesek, D., Fisher, J. F., Sanz-Aparicio, J., Hermoso, J. A., Mobashery, S. "Catalytic Cycle of Glycoside Hydrolase BglX from Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Its Implications for Biofilm Formation" 2020 ACS Chemical Biology, 15 (1), pp. 189-196. DOI:10.1021/acschembio.9b00754.
  • Min, K., An, D. R., Yoon, H. -., Rana, N., Park, J. S., Kim, J., Lee, M., Hesek, D., Ryu, S., Kim, B. M., Mobashery, S., Suh, S. W., Lee, H. H. "Peptidoglycan reshaping by a noncanonical peptidase for helical cell shape in Campylobacter jejuni" 2020 Nature Communications, 11 (1), 458. DOI:10.1038/s41467-019-13934-4.
  • Nguyen, T. T., Jones, J. I., Wolter, W. R., Pérez, R. L., Schroeder, V. A., Champion, M. M., Hesek, D., Lee, M., Suckow, M. A., Mobashery, S., Chang, M. "Hyperbaric oxygen therapy accelerates wound healing in diabetic mice by decreasing active matrix metalloproteinase-9" 2020 Wound Repair and Regeneration, 28 (2), pp. 194-201. DOI:10.1111/wrr.12782.
  • Wang, T., Hu, Z., Du, X., Shi, Y., Dang, J., Lee, M., Hesek, D., Mobashery, S., Wu, M., Liang, H. "A type VI secretion system delivers a cell wall amidase to target bacterial competitors" 2020 Molecular Microbiology, 114 (2), pp. 308-321. DOI:10.1111/mmi.14513.


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