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Soyoun Hwang (PhD)
Virus and Prion Research
Molecular Biologist

Phone: (515) 337-6797
Fax: (515) 337-7428
Room 2823

P.O. Box 70
1920 DAYTON AVE
AMES, IA 50010

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Evaluation of antemortem diagnostic techniques in goats naturally infected with scrapie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Novel strain of the chronic wasting disease agent isolated from experimentally inoculated elk with LL132 prion protein Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moore, S.J., Tatum, T.L., Hwang, S., Vrentas, C.E., West Greenlee, M.H., Kong, Q., Nicholson, E.M., Greenlee, J.J. 2020. Novel strain of the chronic wasting disease agent isolated from experimentally inoculated elk with LL132 prion protein. Scientific Reports. 10(3148). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-59819-1.
Role of donor genotype in RT-QuIC seeding activity of chronic wasting disease prions using human and bank vole substrates Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hwang, S., Greenlee, J.J., Nicholson, E.M. 2020. Role of donor genotype in RT-QuIC seeding activity of chronic wasting disease prions using human and bank vole substrates. Scientific Reports. 15(1):e0227487. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0227487.
PAD-bead enrichment enhances detection of PrPSc using real-time quaking-induced conversion Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hwang, S., Dassanayake, R.P., Nicholson, E.M. 2019. PAD-bead enrichment enhances detection of PrPSc using real-time quaking-induced conversion. Bioscience Reports. 12:806. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-019-4842-7.
Scrapie agent from different genotypes of sheep show different seeding activity with elk recombinant prion proteins in RT-QuIC Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hwang, S., Greenlee, J.J., Vance, N.M., Nicholson, E.M. 2018. Source genotype influence on cross species transmission of transmissible spongiform encephalopathies evaluated by RT-QuIC. PLoS One. 13(12):e0209106. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0209106.
Preparation of lyophilized recombinant prion protein for TSE diagnosis by RT-QuIC Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hwang, S., Tatum, T., Lebepe-Mazur, S., Nicholson, E.M. 2018. Preparation of lyophilized recombinant prion protein for TSE diagnosis by RT-QuIC. BMC Research Notes. 11:895. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-018-3982-5.
Thermodynamic characterization for the denatured state of bovine prion protein and the BSE associated variant E211K Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hwang, S., Nicholson, E.M. 2018. Thermodynamic characterization for the denatured state of bovine prion protein and the BSE associated variant E211K. Prion. 12(5-6):301-309. https://doi.org/10.1080/19336896.2018.1534485.
RT-QuIC seeding activity using elk recombinant prion proteins discriminates scrapie isolates - (Abstract Only)
Hwang, S., Greenlee, J.J., Vance, N.M., Nicholson, E.M. 2018. RT-QuIC seeding activity using elk recombinant prion proteins discriminates scrapie isolates. Prion 2018. Poster No. P58, p. 85.
Pathologic and biochemical characterization of PrPSc from elk with PRNP polymorphisms at codon 132 after experimental infection with the chronic wasting disease agent Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moore, S.J., Vrentas, C.E., Hwang, S., West Greenlee, M.H., Nicholson, E.M., Greenlee, J.J. 2018. Pathologic and biochemical characterization of PrPSc from elk with PRNP polymorphisms at codon 132 after experimental infection with the chronic wasting disease agent. BMC Veterinary Research. 14(1):80. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12917-018-1400-9.
Detection of BSE prions by RT-QuIC in cattle with subclinical BSE Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hwang, S., West Greenlee, M.H., Balkema-Buschmann, A., Groschup, M.H., Nicholson, E.M., Greenlee, J.J. 2018. Real-time quaking-induced conversion detection of bovine spongiform encephalopathy prions in a subclinical steer. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4:242. https://doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2017.00242.
Use of bovine recombinant prion protein and real-time quaking-induced conversion to detect transmissible mink encephalopathy prions and discriminate classical and atypical L- and H-type bovine spongiform encephalopathy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hwang, S., Greenlee, J.J., Nicholson, E.M. 2017. Use of bovine recombinant prion protein and real-time quaking-induced conversion to detect cattle transmissible mink encephalopathy prions and discriminate classical and atypical L- and H-type bovine spongiform encephalopathy. PLoS One. 12(2):e0172391.