Il-man Kim

Associate Professor

Il-man Kim

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

  • (706) 721-9414
  • CB 3717


  • Ph.D., Molecular Genetics. University of Illinois Chicago, 2006

  • MS, Molecular Bio Korea University, 1999

  • BE, Food Sci and Techno Dongguk University, 1997

Awards & Honors

  • R01 grant National Institutes of Health, 2019

  • Scientist Development Grant American Heart Association , 2017

  • Shih-Chun Wang Young Investigator Award American Physiological Society, 2016

  • The Emerging Scientist Award Georgia Regents Research Institute, 2015

  • A finalist for the Outstanding Early Career Award American Heart Association Basic Cardiovascular Science Scientific Sessions, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BIOM 8033

    Integrated Systems Biol
  • COGS 8120

    Cardiovas Physio & Pharma
  • VBIO 9300

    Research in Vascular Bio
  • VBIO 9010

    Seminar in Vascular Bio


Selected Recent Publications

  • Crosstalk between Long Noncoding RNAs and MicroRNAs in Health and Disease., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Exosomes/microvesicles from induced pluripotent stem cells deliver cardioprotective miRNAs and prevent cardiomyocyte apoptosis in the ischemic myocardium, 2015
  • Identification of Gene Signature Regulated by Carvedilol in Mouse Hearts, 2015
  • MicroRNA-150 deletion in mice protects kidney from myocardial infarction-induced acute kidney injury, 2015
  • MicroRNA-150 Protects the Mouse Heart from Ischemic Injury by Regulating Cell Death, 2015