Sungwon Jeon



  • 2016.3 - present : M.S and Ph.D combined course in Bio Medical Engineering, UNIST, Ulsan, Korea
  • 2012.3 - 2016.2 : B.S. in Bio Medical Science ,UNIST, Ulsan, Korea 
  • 2012.3 - 2016.2 : B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering ,UNIST, Ulsan, Korea (Multidisciplinary major)


  • 2017.6 - present : Graduate Researcher, Korean Genomics Industrialization and Commercialization Center (KOGIC), UNIST, Ulsan, Korea
  • 2016.3 - 2017.6 : Graduate Researcher, TGI, UNIST, Ulsan, Korea
  • 2014.9 - 2016.2 : Undergrad. Researcher, The Genomics Institute, UNIST, Ulsan, Korea

Research Area

  • Bioinformatics
  • Genome Assembly Analysis
  • Comparative Genomics


6) Whole genome sequencing and bioinformatics analysis of two Egyptian genomes (Co-first Author)

Mahmoud ElHefnawi, Sungwon Jeon, Youngjune Bhak, Asmaa ElFiky, Ahmed Horaiz, JeHoon Jun, Hyunho Kim, Jong Bhak

Gene, 2018

5) Sequencing and analysis of the whole genome of Indian Gujarati male. Genomics.

Suhani Almal, Sungwon Jeon, Milee Agarwal, Sweta Patel, Shivangi Patel, Youngjune Bhak, JeHoon Jun, Jong Bhak, Harish Padh  Genomics , 2018

4)Myotis rufoniger genome sequence and analyses: Mrufoniger’sgenomic feature and the decreasing effective population size of Myotis bats

Youngjune Bhak, Yeonsu Jeon, Sungwon Jeon, Oksung Chung, Sungwoong Jho, JeHoon Jun, Hak-Min Kim, Yongsoo Cho, Changhan Yoon, Seungwoo Lee, Jung-Hoon Kang, Jong-Deock Lim, Junghwa An, Yun Sung Cho , Doug-Young Ryu , Jong Bhak 

PLOS ONE, 2017

3) Genome-wide data from two early Neolithic East Asian individuals dating to 7700 years ago

Veronika Siska, Eppie Ruth Jones, Sungwon Jeon, Youngjune Bhak, Hak-Min Kim, Yun Sung Cho, Hyunho Kim, Kyusang Lee, Elizaveta Veselovskaya, Tatiana Balueva, Marcos Gallego-Llorente, Michael Hofreiter, Daniel G. Bradley, Anders Eriksson, Ron Pinhasi, Jong Bhak and Andrea Manica

Science Advances, 2017, 3.2: e1601877.

2) Comparison of carnivore, omnivore, and herbivore mammalian genomes with a new leopard assembly

Soonok Kim†, Yun Sung Cho†, Hak-Min Kim†, Oksung Chung, Hyunho Kim, Sungwoong Jho, Hong Seomun, Jeongho Kim, Woo Young Bang, Changmu Kim, Junghwa An, Chang Hwan Bae, Youngjune Bhak, Sungwon Jeon, Hyejun Yoon, Yumi Kim, JeHoon Jun, HyeJin Lee, Suan Cho, Olga Uphyrkina, Aleksey Kostyria, John Goodrich, Dale Miquelle, Melody Roelke, John Lewis, Andrey Yurchenko, Anton Bankevich, Juok Cho, Semin Lee, Jeremy S. Edwards, Jessica A. Weber, Jo Cook, Sangsoo Kim, Hang Lee, Andrea Manica, Ilbeum Lee, Stephen J. O’Brien, Jong Bhak and Joo-Hong Yeo

Genome Biology. 2016;17:211.

1) The genetics of an early Neolithic pastoralist from the Zagros, Iran

M. Gallego-Llorente, S. Connell, E. R. Jones, D. C. Merrett, Y. Jeon, A. Eriksson, V. Siska, C. Gamba, C. Meiklejohn, R. Beyer, S. Jeon, Y. S. Cho, M. Hofreiter, J. Bhak, A. Manica, and R. Pinhasic

Scientific Reports. 2016;6:31326.