Kyuho Moon

Postdoctoral Fellow 2016-2020
After Mo Lab: Assistant Professor, Chonnam National University

Ph.D. Natural Products Science, Seoul National University (with Prof. Dong-Chan Oh)

Mo Lab Publications
Park, J.-D.*; Moon, K.*; Miller, C.; Rose, J.; Xu, F.; Ebmeier, C. C.; Jacobsen, J. R.; Mao, D.; Old, W. M.; DeShazer, D.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Thailandenes, Cryptic Polyene Natural Products Isolated from Burkholderia thailandensis Using Phenotype-Guided Transposon Mutagenesis. ACS Chem. Biol. 2020, 15, 1195-1203.

Moon, K.; Xu, F.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Cebulantin, A Cryptic Lanthipeptide Antibiotic Uncovered via Bioactivity-Coupled HiTES. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 5973-5977.

Moon, K.; Xu, F.; Zhang, C.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Bioactivity-HiTES Unveils Cryptic Antibiotics Encoded in Actinomycete Bacteria. ACS Chem. Biol. 2019, 14, 767-774.

Xu, F.*; Wu, Y.*; Zhang, C.; Davis, K. M.; Moon, K.; Bushin, L. B.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. A Genetics-Free Method for High-Throughput Discovery of Cryptic Microbial Metabolites. Nat. Chem. Biol. 201915, 161-168.

Xu, F.; Nazari, B.*; Moon, K.*; Bushin, L. B.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Discovery of a Cryptic Antifungal Compound from Streptomyces albus J1074 Using High-Throughput Elicitor Screens. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 9203-9212.

Mao, D.; Bushin, L. B.; Moon, K.; Wu, Y.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Discovery of scmR as a Global Regulator of Secondary Metabolism and Virulence in Burkholderia thailandensis E264. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2017, 114, E2920-E2928.

Nazari, B.; Forneris, C. C.; Gibson, M. I.; Moon, K.; Schramma, K. R.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Nonomuraea sp. ATCC 55076 Harbours the Largest Actinomycete Chromosome to Date and the Kistamicin Biosynthetic Gene Cluster. Med. Chem. Commun. 2017, 8, 780-788.