Sukkum Chang

Sukkum Chang, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute
Tumor Virus RNA Biology Section


Sukkum Chang earned his Ph.D. in Biotechnology from Daegu university, Daegu South Korea, where he conducted research on the inhibition of glutamate dehydrogenase 1 in human colorectal cancer cells and multi-drug resistant colorectal cancer, under the mentorship of Prof. Sun Chul Kang and co-mentorship of Dr. Jae Gyu Park (Pohang Technopark Foundation, Pohang, South Korea). Currently he is studying human papillomavirus infections on host coding and noncoding gene expression in cervical carcinogenesis.

Areas of Expertise

Cancer Biology, Virology, RNA Biology, Gene Expression