Kiho Cho, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Kiho Cho, D.V.M., Ph.D.


Injury Response

Genomic Pattern Computation/Recognition


  • Professor, Department of Surgery


Burn Surgery


D.V.M., Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea 1982

Ph.D., Microbiology, UC Davis, Davis CA 1994

B.S., Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea 1988

Professional Memberships

Shock Society

Honors and Awards

Finalist, International Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge, National Science Foundation, 2010

Select Recent Publications

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Lee KH, Lee YK, Kwon DN, Chiu S, Chew V, Rah H, Kujawski G, Melhem R, Hsu K, Chung C, Greenhalgh DG, Cho K. Identification of a unique library of complex, but ordered, arrays of repetitive elements in the human genome and implication of their potential involvement in pathobiology. Exp Mol Pathol. 2011 Jun;90(3):300-11.

Lee KH, Yee L, Lim D, Greenhalgh D, Cho K. Temporal and spatial rearrangements of a repetitive element array on C57BL/6J mouse genome. Exp Mol Pathol. 2015 Mar 31;98(3):439-445.

Lee KH, Shin KS, Lim D, Kim WC, Chung BC, Han GB, Roh J, Cho DH, Cho K. Repetitive element signature-based visualization, distance computation, and classification of 1766 microbial genomes. Genomics. 2015 Apr 23. pii: S0888-7543(15)00074-9.

Lee KH, Rah H, Green T, Lee YK, Lim D, Nemzek J, Wahl W, Greenhalgh D, Cho K. Divergent and dynamic activity of endogenous retroviruses in burn patients and their inflammatory potential. Exp Mol Pathol. 2014 Apr;96(2):178-87.

Lee KH, Chiu S, Lee YK, Greenhalgh DG, Cho K. Age-dependent and tissue-specific structural changes in the C57BL/6J mouse genome. Exp Mol Pathol. 2012 Aug;93(1):167-72.

Kim WC, Lee KH, Shin KS, You RN, Lee YK, Cho K, Cho DH. REMiner-II: a tool for rapid identification and configuration of repetitive element arrays from large mammalian chromosomes as a single query. Genomics. 2012 Sep;100(3):131-40.