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May 07, 2021 Professor V. Narry Kim, School of Biological Sciences, became the First Korean Member of the Royal S... Narry Kim is a molecular cell biologist renowned for her research in microRNA and RNA modification. Dr Kim and her group elucidated the microRNA biogenesis pathway and identified key biogenesis factors including RNA polymerase II, DROSHA, DGCR8, LIN28, and terminal uridyltransferases. Apr 20, 2021 SNU Becomes First Korean University to Win iF Design Award for Official Website Official website of Seoul National University, which won the iF Design Award 2021 in communication design Apr 12, 2021 Getting cozy with SNU: A first-year student’s online guide February marks the end of the agonizing wait for their university acceptance letters and the start of what for many will be some of the happiest years of their lives, filled with new friendships, experiences and opportunities. Mar 31, 2021 New Departments of Study to Open New Possibilities This spring, Seoul National University adds three new academic departments to its list of graduate programs, with the objective of meeting social needs and promoting deeper research. Mar 31, 2021 A Virtual Tour of the SNU Central Library The SNU Central Library boasts the largest collection of books and scope of facilities among university libraries in Korea. Mar 29, 2021 Interview with Professor Youngro Byun, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Research Award Professor Youngro Byun (College of Pharmacy) is a first-generation researcher of drug delivery systems, a new field in pharmacology that seeks to maximize drug efficiency. Mar 29, 2021 Interview with Professor Doo Hyun Chung, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Research Award Professor Doo Hyung Chung (Department of Pathology) was one of ten recipients of the 2020 Excellence in Research Award. Mar 18, 2021 Interview with Professor Tae-Jin Yang, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Research Award Professor Tae-Jin Yang (Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Bioresources, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences) was one of ten recipients of the 2020 SNU Excellence in Research Award. Mar 15, 2021 Grip-Enhancing Robot Gloves Using Only One Sensor Professor Ahn Joo-eun and Professor Cho Gyu-jin developed a grip-enhancing robotic glove using a single sensor. Mar 15, 2021 Growing into a heart-warming medical professional Founded in 1958, Casa is a Catholic student association and a storied medical volunteer club at Seoul National University’s College of Medicine. Mar 15, 2021 Another “awesome” tomorrow X-rays have been used in radiology for more than a century and have helped many humans undergo medical examinations, but negative perceptions of the technology have remained strong because of the use of substances that continuously emit radiation such as uranium. Mar 15, 2021 Igniting intellectual dialogue The review journal Seoul Review of Books (SRB) was started in Korea. SRB is not just a platform for book reviews.