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1. Jeong, D.E., Lee, Y., and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) Western blot analysis of C. elegans proteins.Methods in Molecular Biology (Ed: Huang) Springer (Book chapter, in press)

2. Park, S., Park, H.E.H., Son, H.G. and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) The role of RNA helicases in aging and lifespan regulation Trans. Med. Aging (Invited review, in press)

3. Na, J., Shin, G.W., Son,H.G., Lee, S.J.V.* and Jung, G.Y.* (2017) Multiplex quantitative analysis of microRNA expression via exponential  isothermal amplification and conformation-sensitive DNA separation Sci. Rep. (*corresponding authors) 7(1):11396. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11895-6.

4. Park, S., Jung, Y., An, S.W.A., Son, H.G., Hwang, W., Lee, D., Artan, M., Park, H.E.H., Jeong, D.E., Lee, Y., Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) RNAi targeting Caenorhabditis elegans α-arrestins has small or no effects on lifespan F1000 Res. 6:1515. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.12337.2

5. Jung, H.Y., Lee, D., Ryu, H.G., Choi, B.H., Go, Y., Lee, N., Lee, D., Son, H.G., Jeon, J., Kim, S.H., Yoon, J.H., Park, S.M., Lee, S.J.V., Lee, I.K., Choi, K.Y., Ryu, S.H., Nohara, K., Yoo, S.H., Chen, Z., Kim, K.T. (2017) Myricetin improves endurance capacity and mitochondrial density by activating SIRT1 and PGC-1α. Sci. Rep. 7(1):6237. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05303-2

6. Jeong, D.E.#Lee, D.#, Hwang,  S.Y., Lee, Y., Lee, J.E., Seo, M.Hwang, W.Seo, K.Hwang, A.B.Artan, M.Son, H.G., Jo, J.H., Baek, H., Oh, Y.M., Ryu, Y., Kim, H.J., Ha, C.M., Yoo, J.Y.*, and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) Mitochondrial chaperone HSP-60 regulates antibacterial immunity via p38 MAP kinase signaling. EMBO J. 36(8): 1046-1065 (#co-first authors, *corresponding authors)

7. Son, H.G.and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) Longevity regulation by NMD-mediated RNA quality control. BMB reports 50(4): 160-161 (Invited perspective)

8. Son, H.G.#Seo, M.#, Ham, S., Hwang, W., Seo, K., An,S.W.A., Artan, M., Kaletsky, R.L., Arey, R.N., Ryu, Y., Ha, C.M., Kim,Y.K., Murphy, C.T., Roh, T.Y., Nam, H.G.*and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) RNA surveillance via nonsense-mediated mRNA decay is crucial for longevity in daf-2/insulin/IGF-1 mutant C. elegans. Nature Comm. 8:14749. doi: 10.1038/ncomms14749 (#co-first authors, *corresponding authors)

9. Park, H.E.#, Jung, Y.#, and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) Survival assays using Caenorhabditis elegans. Mol. Cells 40(2): 90-99 (Review) (#co-first authors)

10. Lee, D.Son, H.G.Jung, Y., and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) The role of dietary carbohydrates in organismal aging. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 74(10): 1793-1803 (Invited review)

11. An, S.W.A.#Artan, M.#Altintas, O.#Park, S.#, and Lee, S.J.V.* (2017) "Longevity regulation by insulin/IGF-1 signalling”, Chapter 4 in  Ageing: Lessons from C. elegans, Healthy Ageing and Longevity (Ed: Olsen & Gill)63-81, Springer (#co-first authors)


1. Artan, M.An, S.W.A., and Lee, S.J.V.* (2016) Heat FLiPs a hormonal switch for longevity. Dev. Cell 39(2): 133–134 (Preview)

2. Jeong, J.Y., Lim, J.H., Kim, S.Y., Im, D.K., Seok, J.Y., Lee, S.J.V. and Jung, G.Y. (2016) Precise precursor rebalancing for isoprenoids production by fine control of gapA expression in Escherichia coli. Metab. Eng. 38:401-408 

3. Han, S.K., Lee, D., Lee, H, Kim, D., Son, H.G.Yang, J.S., Lee, S.J.V.* and Kim, S.* (2016) OASIS 2: online application for survival analysis 2 with features for the analysis of maximal lifespan and healthspan in aging research Oncotarget (*corresponding authors) 7(35): 56147-56152

4. Seo, M., Park, S., Nam, H.G.*, and Lee, S.J.V.* (2016) RNA helicase SACY-1 is required for the longevity caused by various genetic perturbations in Caenorhabditis elegansCell Cycle (*corresponding authors) 15(14): 1821-1819 (Peer-Reviewed Invited Extra View Article)

5. Lee, Y.#, Hwang, W.#, Jeong, J.Y., Park, S., Cabatbat, J.J.T., Kim, P.J., and Lee, S.J.V.* (2016) Inverse correlation between longevity and developmental rate among wild C. elegans strains. Aging (Albany NY) (#co-first authors) 8(5): 986-999

6. Artan, M., Jeong, D.E., Lee, D., Kim, Y.I., Son, H.G., Husain, Z., Kim, J., Altintas, O., Kim, K., Alcedo, J., and Lee, S.J.V.* (2016) Food-derived sensory cues modulate longevity via distinct neuroendocrine insulin-like peptides. Genes Dev. 30: 1047-1057 (Cover article, highlighted article) 

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7. Altintas, O.#Park, S.#, and Lee, S.J.V.* (2016) The role of insulin/IGF-1 signaling in the longevity of model invertebrates, C. elegans and D. melanogaster. BMB Rep. 49(2): 81-92 (Invited review) (#co-first authors) 


1. Lee, D.#, Jeong, D.E.#, Son, H.G., Yamaoka, Y., Kim, H., Seo, K., Khan, A.A., Roh, T.Y., Moon, D.W., Lee, Y., and  Lee, S.J.V.* (2015) SREBP and MDT-15 protect C. elegans from glucose-induced accelerated aging by preventing accumulation of saturated fat. Genes Dev. 29: 2490-2503 (#co-first authors)

2. Hahm, J.H., Kim, S., DiLoreto, R., Shi, C., Lee, S.J.V., Murphy, C.T., and Nam, H.G. (2015) C. elegans maximum velocity correlates with healthspan and is maintained in worms with an insulin receptor mutation. Nature Comm. Nov 20;6:8919. doi: 10.1038/ncomms9919

3. Hwang, W., Artan, M., Seo, M., Lee, D., Nam, H.G., and Lee, S.J.V.* (2015) Inhibition of elongin C promotes longevity and protein homeostasis via HIF-1 in C. elegans. Aging Cell 14: 995-1002

4. Lee, Y.#, An, S.W.A.#Artan, M.#, Seo, M.#, Hwang, A.B.#, Jeong, D.E.#, Son, H.G.#, Hwang, W.#, Lee, D.#,Seo, K.#, Altintas, O., Park, S., and Lee, S.J.V.* (2015) “Genes and pathways that influence the longevity of Caenorhabditis elegans”, Chapter 8 in Aging Mechanisms: Longevity, Metabolism, and Brain Aging (Ed: Mori & Mook-Jung)123-169, Springer, Japan (#co-first authors)

5. Seo, M.Seo, K.Hwang, W., Koo, H.J., Hahm, J.H., Yang, J.S., Han, S.K., Hwang, D., Kim, S., Jang, S.K., Lee, Y., Nam, H.G.*,  and Lee, S.J.V.* (2015) RNA helicase HEL-1 promotes longevity by specifically activating DAF-16/FOXO transcription factor signaling in C. elegans. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 112(31): E4246-E4255 (direct submission, PNAS Plus article) (*corresponding authors)

6. Artan, M.#Hwang, A.B.#, Lee, S.J.V.*, and Nam, H.G.* (2015) Meeting Report: Symposium on the Genetics of Aging and Life History IIAging (Albany NY) (Review) 7: 362-369 (#co-first authors, *corresponding authors)

7. Kwon, N.Hwang, A.B., You, Y.J., Lee, S.J.V.*, and Je, J.H.* (2015) Dissection of C. elegans behavioral genetics in 3D environments. Sci. Rep. 5, 9564; doi: 10.1038/srep09564 (2015) (*corresponding authors)


8. Lee, D.#, Hwang, W.#, Artan, M.#, Jeong, D.E.#, and Lee, S.J.* (2015) Effects of nutritional components on aging. Aging Cell (Review) 14: 8-16 (#co-first authors)



1. Hwang, A.B.Ryu, E.A., Artan, M., Chang, H.W., Kabir, M.H., Nam, H.J., Lee, D., Yang, J.S., Kim, S., Mair, W.B., Lee, C., Lee, S.S., and Lee, S.J.* (2014) Feedback regulation via AMPK and HIF-1 mediates ROS-dependent longevity in C. elegans. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA (direct submission, PNAS Plus article) 111: E4458-E4467


2. Lee, S.H., An, H.S., Jung, Y.W., Lee, E.J., Lee, H.Y., Choi, E.S., An, S.W., Son, H., Lee, S.J., Kim, J.B., and Min, K.J. (2013) Korean mistletoe (Viscum album coloratum) extract extends the lifespan of nematodes and fruit flies. Biogerontology 15(2):153-164




1. Shin, G.W., Na, J., Seo, M., Chung, B., Nam, H.G., Lee, S.J.*, and Jung, G.Y.* (2013) Precise Expression Profiling by Stuffer-Free Multiplex Ligation-Dependent Probe Amplification. Anal. Chem. 85(19):9383-9389. (*corresponding authors) 

2. Seo, K., Choi, E., Lee, D., Jeong, D.E., Jang, S.K.*, and Lee. S.J.* (2013) Heat shock factor 1 mediates the longevity conferred by inhibition of TOR and insulin/IGF-1 signaling pathways in C. elegans. Aging Cell (*corresponding authors) 12(6): 1073-1081

3. Kwon, N., Pyo, J.Y., Lee. S.J.*, and Je, J.H.* (2013) 3-D Worm Tracker for Freely Moving C. elegans. PLoS One 8(2): e57484 (*corresponding authors)

4. Zhang, P., Judy, M., Lee, S.J., and Kenyon, C. (2013) Direct and Indirect Gene Regulation by a Life-Extending FOXO Protein in C. elegans: Roles for GATA Factors and Lipid Gene Regulators. Cell Metab. 17(1):85-100



1. Gaglia, M.M.#, Jeong, D.E.#, Ryu, E.A.#, Lee, D. , Kenyon, C.*, and Lee, S.J.* (2012) Genes that act downstream of sensory neurons to influence longevity, dauer formation and pathogen responses in Caenorhabditis elegans. PLoS Genetics 8(12): e1003133 (#co-first authors, *corresponding authors)

2. Jeong, D.E.#, Artan, M.#, Seo, K., and Lee, S.J.* (2012) Regulation of lifespan by chemosensory and thermosensory systems: findings in invertebrates and their implications in mammalian aging. Front. Genet. (Invited review) 3:218. doi:10.3389/fgene.2012.00218 (#co-first authors)

3. Lee, J.S., Park A.H., Lee, S.H., Lee, S.H., Kim, J.H., Yang, S.J., Yeom, Y.I., Kwak, T.H., Lee, D., Lee, S.J. , Lee, C.H., Kim, J.M., and Kim, D. (2012) Beta-lapachone, a modulator of NAD metabolism, prevents health declines in aged mice. PLoS One 7(10): e47122

4. Hwang, A.B.#, Jeong, D.E.#, and Lee, S.J.(2012) Mitochondria and organismal longevity. Curr. Genomics (Invited review) 13 (7): 519-532 (#co-first authors)



1. Yang, J.S., Nam, H.J., Seo, M. , Han, S.K., Choi, Y., Nam, H.G., Lee, S.J.*, and Kim, S.* (2011) OASIS: online application for the survival analysis of lifespan assays performed in aging research. PLoS One 6(8): e23525 (*corresponding authors)

2. Hwang, A.B., and Lee, S.J.* (2011) Regulation of life span by mitochondrial respiration: the HIF-1 and ROS connection. Aging (Albany NY) (Invited review) 3: 304-310



1. Lee, S.J.*#, Hwang, A.B.#, and Kenyon, C.* (2010) Inhibition of respiration extends C. elegans’ life span via reactive oxygen species that increase HIF-1 activity. Curr. Biol. 20:2131-2136 (#co-first authors, *corresponding authors)

2. Yamawaki, T., Berman, J., McCormick, M., Gaglia, M.M., Lee, S.J., and Kenyon, C. (2010) The somatic reproductive tissues of C. elegans promote longevity through steroid hormone signaling. PLoS Biol. 8: e1000468

3. Henis-Korenblit, S., Zhang, P., Hansen, M., McCormick, M., Lee, S.J. , Cary, M., and Kenyon, C. (2010) Insuling/IGF-1 signaling mutants reprogram ER stress response regulators to promote longevity. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107:9730-9735

4. Kim, Y.I. , Ryu, T., Lee, J., Heo, Y.S., Ahnn, J., Lee, S.J., and Yoo, O. (2010) A genetic screen for modifiers of Drosophila caspase Dcp-1 reveals caspase involvement in autophagy and novel caspase-related genes. BMC Cell Biol. 11: 9



1. Lee, S.J., Murphy, C.T., and Kenyon, C. (2009) Glucose shortens the lifespan of Caenorhabditis elegans by down-regulating DAF-16/FOXO activity and aquaporin gene expression. Cell Metab. 10: 379-391

2. Lee, S.J., and Kenyon, C. (2009) Regulation of longevity response to temperature by thermosensory neurons in Caenorhabditis elegans. Curr. Biol. 19: 715-722

Before 2009 


- Murphy, C.T.#, Lee S.J.#, and Kenyon C. (2007) Tissue entrainment by feedback regulation of insulin gene expression in the endoderm of Caenorhabditis elegans. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104: 19046-19050 (#co-first authors)

- Hansen, M., Taubert, S., Crawford, D., Libina, N., Lee, S.J., and Kenyon, C. (2007). Lifespan extension by conditions that inhibit translation in Caenorhabditis elegans. Aging Cell 6: 95-110.



- Lee, S.J., and Montell, C. (2004). Suppression of constant-light-induced blindness but not retinal degeneration by inhibition of the rhodopsin degradation pathway. Curr. Biol. 14: 2076-2085

- Lee, S.J., Xu, H., and Montell, C. (2004). Rhodopsin kinase activity modulates the amplitude of the visual response in Drosophila. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 101: 11874-11879.

- Lee, S.J., and Montell, C. (2004). Light-dependent translocation of visual arrestin regulated by the NINAC myosin III. Neuron 43: 95-103.

- Xu, H., Lee, S.J. , Suzuki, E., Dugan, K.D., Stoddard, A., Li, H.S., Chodosh, L.A., and Montell, C. (2004). A lysosomal tetraspanin associated with retinal degeneration identified via a genome-wide screen. EMBO J. 23: 811-822.



- Lee, S.J., Xu, H., Kang, L., Amzel, L.M., and Montell, C. (2003). Light adaptation through phosphoinositide-regulated translocation of Drosophila visual arrestin. Neuron 39: 121-132.



- Lee, S.J., and Montell, C. (2001). Regulation of the rhodopsin protein phosphatase, RDGC, through interaction with calmodulin. Neuron 32: 1097-1106.