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Jeehwa Hong

Visiting Scientist


www.ars.usda.gov/nea/emfsl/jhhong

Environmental Microbial and Food Safety Laboratory
USDA, ARS, NEA, BARC, EMFSL
10300 Baltimore Avenue
Building 303 BARC-East
Beltsville, MD 20705-2350
Phone: 301.504.8450 ext 246
Fax: 301.504.9466

 

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Education

  • Ph.D., Department of Molecular Biotechnology, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea. 2013.
  • M.S., Department of Horticultural Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea. 2006.
  • B.S., Department of Horticultural Science, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea. 2003.

Current Appointment

  • August 15, 2017 - August 14, 2019: Visiting Scientist, Evnronmental Microbial and Food Safety Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. Beltsville, Maryland, USA.

Past Appointments

  • Oct. 27, 2015 - Aug. 14, 2017: Scientist, Experiment Research Institute, National Agricultural Products Quality Management Service. Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Gimcheon, South Korea.
  • Jul. 21, 2014 – Oct. 26, 2015: Scientist, Seed Testing & Research Center, Korea Seed & Variety Service, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Gimcheon, South Korea.
  • Nov. 31, 2007 – Jul. 20, 2014: Scientist, Division of Variety Testing, Korea Seed & Variety Service, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Suwon, South Korea.
  • Apr. 10. 2006 – Nov. 30. 2007: Scientist, Dongbu Office, Korea Seed & Variety Service, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Publications

  1. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Jae-Hwon Lee, Young-Ho Cho, Kyung-Hu Choi, Min-Hui Lee, Young-Jun Park and Hyun-Tae Kim. (2017) Discrimination analysis of new rice, stale rice, and their mixture by using an electronic eye. Korean J. Food Sci. Technol. 49(5):469-473.
  2. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Jongsung Ahn, Yong-Kyoung Kim, Kyung-Hu Choi, Min-Hui Lee, Young-Jun Park, Hyun-Tae Kim and Jae-Hwon Lee. (2017) Discrimination Analysis of Production Year of Rice and Brown Rice based on Phospholipids. Korean J. Crop. Sci. 62(2):105-112.
  3. Jee-Hwa Hong, Eun-Jo Shim and Yong-Sham Kwon*. (2017) Construction of a Microsatellite DNA Profile Database for Pear Cultivars and Germplasm. Korean. J. Hortic. Sci. Technol. 35(1):98-107.
  4. Jee-Hwa Hong, Chi-Won Chae, Keun-Jin Choi and Yong-Sham Kwon*. (2016) A Database of Simple Sequence Repeat (SSR) Marker-Based DNA Profiles of Citrus and Related Cultivars and Germplasm. Korean. J. Hortic. Sci. Technol. 33(5):737-750.
  5. S.P. Choi†, S.C. Sim†, J.H. Hong, K.J. Choi, M. Jin, B.S. Park, D.H. Kim and Y.S. Kwon*. (2016) Genetic characterization of commercial Chinese cabbage varieties using SSR markers. Seed Sci. & Technol. 44(3):1-14.
  6. Sung-ChurSim†, Jee-Hwa Hong† and Yong-Sham Kwon*. (2015) DNA Profiling of Commercial Pumpkin Cultivars Using Simple Sequence Repeat Polymorphisms. Hort. Environ. Biotechnol.56(6):811-820.
  7. Eun-Jo Shim, Eun-Jung Heo, Moo-Kyoung Yoon, Eun-Hee Soh and Jee-Hwa Hong*. (2015) Construction of SSR Marker Database of Chrysanthemum Varieties Collected in Korea. Korean J. Breed. Sci. 47(4):366-375.
  8. Yong-Sham Kwon*, Jee-Hwa Hong, Du-Hyun Kim and Do-Hoon Kim. (2015) Use of Microsatellite Markers Derived from Genomic and Expressed Sequence Tag (EST) Data to Identify Commercial Watermelon Cultivars. Korean. J. Hortic. Sci. Technol. 33(5):737-750.
  9. Ga Young Lee, Yoon-Sup So, Hong Sig Kim*, Jee-Hwa Hong, Eun Kyu Jang, Ku Hwan Lee, Geon Sig Yun and Se Gu Hwang. (2015) Variation of Growth and Yield Component Characters and Varietal Classification by Multivariate Analysis in Korean Soybean Varieties. Korean J.Int.Agric.27(3):348-357.
  10. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Eun-Jo Shim, Won-Heum Park and Eun-Hee Soh. (2015) Construction of SSR Profile Database for Variety Identification of Plum Collected in Korea. Korean J. Breed. Sci. 47(2):97-104.
  11. Kyung-MiBae, Sung-ChurSim, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi, Do-Hoon Kim and Yong-Sham Kwon*. (2015) Development of Genomic SSR Markers and Genetic Diversity Analysis in Cultivated Radish (Raphanussativus L). Hort. Environ. Biotechnol.56(2):216-224.
  12. Jee-Hwa Hong, Yong-Sham Kwon, Raghvendra Kumar Mishra and Doo-Hwan Kim*. (2015) Construction of EST-SSR Databases for Effective Cultivar Identification and Their Applicability to Complement for Lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) Distinctness Test. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 6:113-125.
  13. Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi and Yong-Sham Kwon*. (2014) Construction of DNA Profile Data Base of Strawberry Cultivars Using Microsatellite Markers. Korean. J. Hortic. Sci. Technol. 32(6):853-863.
  14. Yong-Sham Kwon* and Jee-Hwa Hong. (2014) Use of Microsatellite Markers to Identify Commercial Melon Cultivars and for Hybrid Seed Purity Testing. Korean. J. Hortic. Sci. Technol. 32(4):525-534.
  15. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Yong-Sham Kwon, Young Kim, Eun-Ju Kim, Eun-Hee Soh, Keun-Jin Choi. (2014) Construction of SSR Profile Database for Variety Identification of Blueberry in Korea. Korean J. Breed. Sci. 46(1):58-65.
  16. Jee-Hwa Hong, Yong-Sham Kwon, Keun-Jin Choi, Raghvendra Kumar Mishra, Doo Hwan Kim*. (2013) Identification of Lettuce Germplasms and Commercial Cultivars Using SSR Markers Developed from EST. Korean. J. Hortic. Sci. Technol. 31(6):772-781.
  17. Yong-Sham Kwon*, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi. (2013) Construction of a Microsatellite Marker Database of Commercial Pepper Cultivars. Korean. J. Hortic. Sci. Technol. 31(5):580- 589.
  18. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Seung-In Yi, Yong-Sham Kwon, Young Kim, Keun-Jin Choi. (2013) Genetic Diversity Analysis of Peach [Prunuspersica (L.) Batsch] Varieties Using SSR Markers. Korean J. Breed. Sci. 45(3):201-211.
  19. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Yong-Sham Kwon, Keun-Jin Choi. (2013) Analysis of Genetic Relationship of Apple Varieties using Microsatellite Markers. J of Life Sci. 23(6):721-727.
  20. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Yong-Sham Kwon, Jung-Nam Suh, Keun-Jin Choi. (2013) Identification of Rose (Rosa x hybrida) Varieties Using Simple Sequence Repeat (SSR) Markers. Korean J. Breed. Sci. 45(2):96-103.
  21. Yong-Sham Kwon*, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi. (2011) Genetic Diversity of Korean Barley (Hordeumvulgare L.) Varieties Using Microsatellite Markers. Korean J. Breed. Sci. 43(4):254- 261.
  22. Jundae Lee, Jee-Hwa Hong, Jae Wahng Do, Jae Bok Yoon*. (2010) Identification of QTLs for Resistance to Anthracnose to Two Colletotrichum Species in Pepper. J. Crop Sci. Biotech. 13(4):227-233.

Patents

  1. Jee-Hwa Hong, Jae-Hwon Lee, Kyung-Hu Choi, Min-Hwi Lee, Young-Jun Park, Hyun-Tae Kim. (2017) A method for discriminating new rice and staled rice using electronic eye: Korean Patent Application # 1-1-2017-0126411-63, Feb. 7. 2017
  2. Jee-Hwa Hong, Eun-Jo Shim, Moo-Kyoung Yoon, Eun-Hee Soh. (2017) A method for identifying blueberry varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-2017- 6627400, Aug. 2. 2017
  3. Jee-Hwa Hong, Eun-Jo Shim, Eun-Hee Soh. (2017) A method for identifying gerbera varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-2017-5861000, July. 11. 2017
  4. Jee-Hwa Hong, Eun-Jo Shim, Moo-Kyoung Yoon, Eun-Hee Soh. (2017) A method for identifying chrysanthemum varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-2017- 4856600, June. 13. 2017
  5. Jee-Hwa Hong, Eun-Jo Shim, Eun-Hee Soh. (2017) A method for identifying plum varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-2017-4856700, June. 13. 2017
  6. Jee-Hwa Hong, Eun-Jo Shim, Moo-Kyoung Yoon, Eun-Hee Soh. (2016) A method for identifying pear varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1642702, July.20.2014
  7. Jee-Hwa Hong, Yong-Sham Kwon, Keun-Jin Choi, Moo-Kyoung Yoon. (2016) A method for identifying strawberry varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10- 10160553, Mar.16.2016
  8. Jee-Hwa Hong, Yong-Sham Kwon, Chi-Won Chae, Moo-Kyoung Yoon. (2016) A method for identifying citrus varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10- 1603156, Mar.8.2016
  9. Yong-Sham Kwon, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi. (2015) A method for identifying pumpkin varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1555972, Sep.21.2015
  10. Yong-Sham Kwon, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi. (2015) A method for identifying soybean varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1531303, Jun.18.2015
  11. Yong-Sham Kwon, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi. (2014) A method for identifying rice varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1479673, Dec.30.2014
  12. Yong-Sham Kwon, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi. (2014) A method for identifying hot pepper varieties using microsatellites markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1444178, Sep.18.2014
  13. Yong-Sham Kwon, Jee-Hwa Hong, Keun-Jin Choi. (2014) A method for identifying melon varieties using microsatellite markers: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1423299, Mar.18.2014
  14. Jee-Hwa Hong, Seung-In Yi. (2014) Microsatellite primer sets for discriminating cultivars of peach and uses thereof: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1359542, Jan.29.2014
  15. Jee-Hwa Hong, Yong-Sham Kwon, Young-Hwan Song. (2013) A method for identifying lettuce varieties using microsatellite primer set: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1301863, Aug.24.2013
  16. Jee-Hwa Hong, Yong-Sham Kwon, Young-Hwan Song. (2013) Microsatellite primer set for identifying onion varieties: Korean Patent Registration # 10-1301867, Aug.24.2013
  17. Yong-Sham Kwon, Jee-Hwa Hong, Young-Hwan Song, Kyung-Mi Bae. (2012) A method for identifying cucumber varieties using microsatellites markers: Korea Patent Registration # 10- 1174409, Aug.9.2012
  18. 18. Yong-Sham Kwon, Jee-Hwa Hong, Young-Hwan Song. (2012) A method for identifying barley varieties using molecular markers: Korea Patent Registration # 10-1125745, Mar.5.2012

Conference Oral Presentations

  1. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Won-Heum Park, Seung-In Yi, Yong-Sham Kwon, Doo-Hwan Kim. (2014) Genetic Relationship of Peach [PrunusPersica (L.) Batsch] Cultivars using SSR Markers and Correlation Between SSR Markers and Morphological Characteristics. American Society for Horticultural Science, July 27 – August 1, Orlando, Florida.
  2. Jee-Hwa Hong*, Yong-Sham Kwon, Keun-Jin Choi. (2014) Construction of SSR Profile Database for Cultivar Identification of Apple and Their Application to Distinctness Examination in Korea.American Society for Horticultural Science, July 27 – August 1, Orlando, Florida.

Invited Oral Presentations

  1. Jee-Hwa Hong*. (2016) Current Status of Research for Discriminating the Production Year of Rice. KoSFoST international Symposium and Annual Meeting, Aug. 17. 2016, Daegu.
  2. Jee-Hwa Hong*. (2014) Construction of DNA profile databases and their application for variety identification of fruit crops in KSVS. The Korea Plant Molecular Marker Research Cooperative Annual meeting, Nov. 14. 2014, Seoul.

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