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

  • (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

  • A carvedilol-responsive microRNA, miR-125b-5p protects the heart from acute myocardial infarction by repressing pro-apoptotic bak1 and klf13 in cardiomyocytes, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Effective regeneration of dystrophic muscle using autologous iPSC-derived progenitors with CRISPR-Cas9 mediated precise correction, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Biased G Protein-Coupled Receptor Signaling: New Player in Modulating Physiology and Pathology, 2017
  • Cardiac proteasome functional insufficiency plays a pathogenic role in diabetic cardiomyopathy, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Microrna-125b-5p Protects The Heart From Acute Myocardial Infarction By Repressing Pro-apoptotic Bak1 And Klf13 In Cardiomyocytes, 2017
    Conference Proceeding