SUNYOUNG LEE

CONTACT
Lab: 111 Irvine Hall
Lab Phone: 949-824-3463

Undergraduate Student, Biological Sciences, 2015-16
Bio Sci 199 Program
Position after Hunt Lab: Lab Technician, Patricia Phelps lab, UCLA


RESEARCH

I am the first member of the Hunt Lab. I helped clean the lab and set it up. I am using mouse models to study basic mechanisms of childhood epilepsy.

PAPERS

PAFAH1B1 haploinsufficiency disrupts GABA neurons and synaptic E/I balance in the dentate gyrus
Dinday MT, Girskis KM, Lee S, Baraban SC, Hunt RF
Scientific Reports (2017)

PRESENTATIONS

Cell type-specific expression of an epilepsy candidate gene
Lee SY, Abbasi S, Frankowski JC, Smith S, Gonzalez K, Hunt RF
UCI Undergraduate Research Symposium (2016)

HONORS AND AWARDS

2015     Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) Fellowship at UC Irvine
2015     Dean’s Honors List at UC Irvine
2013     Community Foundation Scholarship Fund at Chaffey College
2009     Cal State San Bernardino Top 1% High School Senior