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 About Oral BiologyNew Home     April 24, 2014  

Moon-Il Cho  PhD

Department of Oral Biology

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Oral Biology

Faculty Research Profile

 
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Education and Training:
  • PhD, Basic Sciences (Oral Biology), State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York (1979)
  • MS, Human Anatomy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan (1975)
  • MS, Biology, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan (1971)
  • AMT, Biology, Korea University, Seoul, Korea (1965)
Employment:
  • Professor, Oral Biology, State University of New York at Buffalo (1998-present)
  • Graduate Faculty, State University of New York at Buffalo (1991-present)
  • Graduate Faculty, Oral Biology, State University of New York at Buffalo (1990-present)
  • Associate Professor, Oral Biology, State University of New York at Buffalo (1989-1997)
  • Associate Professor, Oral Biology and Pathology, State University of New York at Stony Brook (1988-1989)
  • Research Associate Professor, Oral Biology and Pathology, State University of New York at Stony Brook (1985-1988)
  • Research Assistant Professor, Anatomical Sciences, State University of New York at Stony Brook (1984-1989)
  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Biology and Pathology, State University of New York at Stony Brook (1982-1985)
  • Lecturer, Oral Biology and Pathology, State University of New York at Stony Brook (1980-1982)
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, Oral Biology and Pathology, State University of New York at Stony Brook (1980-1982)
  • Graduate Research Assistantship, Oral Biology, National Institute of Dental Research (1976-1979)
  • Graduate Student Teaching Assistant, Department of Anatomy, University of Michigan (1973-1974)
  • Electron Microscopist, Oral Biology, University of Michigan (1971-1975)
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Awards and Honors:
  • The Allen Gross Award in Teaching Excellence (2009)
  • The Allen Gross Award in Teaching Excellence (2003)
  • Niagara Frontier Inventor of the Year Award, 2nd Place. (1996)
  • Mentor Participant, The American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Partn (1996)
  • The R. Earl Robinson Periodontal Regeneration Award (1995)
  • Elected to membership in Sigma XI. (1986)
  • National Research Service Award (1980)

Research Expertise:
  • Periodontal regeneration: Repair and regeneration of tooth supporting tissues after periodontal regenerative surgery
Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • January 2002-December 2003
    Regeneration with PDGF-Treated Osteoconductive Materials
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $135,329.00
  • January 2002-December 2003
    Determining the Molecular Mechanism of Tooth Root Agencies in NF1-C Knockout Mice
    The Interdisciplinary Research and Creative Activities Fund at University at Buffalo
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $50,000.00
  • January 1997-December 1998
    Effects of Melatonin on Osteoblast Differentiation
    Provost Office
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $20,000.00
  • July 1996-June 2002
    Training in Fundamental and Applied Oral Health Research
    National Institute of Health
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $2,133,890.00
  • January 1996-December 2002
    D.D.S./Ph.D. Combined Training Program
    NIH
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $844,875.00
  • January 1996-December 1997
    Evaluation of Long-Term Stability for Loading Dental Implants in rhBMP-2 Induced Bone Using a Non-Human Primate Ridge Augmentation Model
    Genetics Institute
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $83,160.00
  • January 1994-December 1995
    Periodontal Regeneration by Osteogenic Protein - I and Growth Factors
    Creative Biomolecules
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $77,090.00
  • January 1993-December 2000
    Molecular Basis of Periodontal Regeneration
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $2,699,837.00
  • January 1992-December 1994
    Periodontal Regeneration (1992-1994)
    Sunstar Inc., Japan
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $288,971.00
  • January 1990-December 1995
    Dentist Scientist Program Award (1990-1995)
    National Institute of Health Dental Scientist Award
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $3,345,507.00
  • January 1990-December 1993
    Characterization of Saliva-HIV Interactions
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $200,676.00
  • January 1990-December 1992
    Periodontal Regeneration (1990-1992)
    Sunstar Inc., Japan
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $241,633.52
  • January 1989-December 1991
    Regulatory Mechanisms for Development and Function of Periodontium
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $140,000.00
  • January 1989-December 1990
    Biochemical Demonstration of Synthesis and Secretion of Transforming Growth Factor-B by Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts In vitro
    Biomedical Research Support Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $7,000.00
  • January 1986-December 1987
    Development of an Immunoenzyme Strip Method for Detecting Early Gingivitis
    Biomedical Research Support Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $2,000.00
  • July 1985-June 1990
    Training Program in Periodontal Disease (1985-1990)
    National Institutes of Health, USPHS
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $1,577,835.00
  • January 1985-December 1990
    Ultrastructure of Experimental Periodontitis
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $526,028.00
  • January 1983-December 1984
    Effects of L-Azetidine-2-Carbodylic Acid on Synthesis and Secretion of Glycoproteins by Odontoblasts
    Biomedical Research Support
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $1,250.00
  • January 1983-December 1986
    Cell Biology of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $307,478.00
  • July 1982-June 1985
    Training Program in Periodontal Disease (1982-1985)
    National Institutes of Health, USPHS
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $712,820.00
  • January 1982-December 1985
    Ultrastructure of Experimental Periodontitis
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $320,192.00
  • January 1981-December 1982
    Radioautographic Study of Glycoproteins on the Cell Surface During Orofacial Development
    Biomedical Research Support Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $2,000.00
  • January 1980-December 1983
    Cell Migration and Differentiation in Periodontal Ligament
    National Institute of Dental Research
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $59,000.00
  • January 1979-December 1980
    Radioautographic Study on Localization of Colchicine Binding Sites in Bone and Dentin
    Biomedical Research Support
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $2,500.00
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Patents:
  • Method for inducing periodontal tissue regeneration: U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 08/121,041; (1995)

Journal Articles:
  • Lee HK, Park JT, Cho YS, Bae HS, Cho M, Park JC. Odontogenic ameloblasts-associated protein (ODAM), via phosphorylation by bone morphogenetic protein receptor type IB (BMPR-IB), is implicated in ameloblast differentiation J Cell Biochem. 2012; 113(5).
  • Oh HJ, Lee HK, Park SJ, Cho YS, Bae HS, Cho M, Park JC. Zinc balance is critical for NFI-C mediated regulation of odontoblast differentiation. J Cell Biochem. 2012; 113(3).
  • Lee DS, Yoon WJ, Cho ES, Kim HJ, Gronostajski RM, Cho MI, Park JC, Cho M. Crosstalk between nuclear factor I-C and transforming growth factor-ß1 signaling regulates odontoblast differentiation and homeostasis. PLoS One. 2011; 6(12).
  • Lee HK, Lee DS, Ryoo HM, Park JT, Park SJ, Bae HS, Cho M, Park JC. The Odontogenic Ameloblast-associated Protein (ODAM) Cooperates with RUNX2 and Modulates Enamel Mineralization via Regulation of MMP-20 J Cell Biochem. 2010; 111(3).
  • Kim HS, Lee DS, Lee JH, Kang MS, Lee NR, Kim HJ, Ko JS, Cho M, Park JC. The effect of odontoblast conditioned media and dentin non-collagenous proteins on the differentiation and mineralization of cementoblasts in vitro. Arch Oral Biol. 2009; 54(1).
  • Lee DS, Park JT, Kim HM, Ko JS, Son HH, Gronostajski RM, Cho M, Choung PH, Park JC. NFI-C is essential for odontogenic cell proliferation and odontoblast differentiation during tooth root development. J Biol Chem. 2009; 284(25).
  • Lee TY, Lee DS, Kim HM, Ko JS, Gronostajski RM, Cho M, Son HH, Park JC. Disruption of Nfic causes dissociation of odontoblasts by interfering with the formation of intercellular junctions and aberrant odontoblast differentiation. J Histochem Cytochem. 2009; 57(5).
  • Park JC, Herr Y, Kim HJ, Gronostajski RM, Cho MI. Nfic gene disruption inhibits differentiation of odontoblasts responsible for root formation and results in formation of short and abnormal roots in mice J Periodontol. 2007; 78.
  • Park JC, Park JT, Son HH, Kim HJ, Jeong MJ, Lee CS, Dey R, Cho MI. The amyloid protein is highly expressed during enamel mineralization and maturation in the rat Eur J Oral Sci. 2007; 115.
  • Kim Y, Kown YH, Park JB, Chung JH, Lim HN, Jue SS, Cho MI, Herr Y. Porous titanium membranes combined with various graft materials induce exophytic bone formation in rabbit calvaria Key Engineering Mat. 2006.
  • Keum KY, Kwon OT, Spangberg LS, Kim CK, Cho MI, Lee SJ. Effect of desamethason on root resorption after delayed replantation of rat tooth J Endod. 2003; 29.
  • Steele-Perkins G, Butz KG, Lyons GE, Zeichner-David M, Kim HJ, Cho MI, Gronostajski RM. Essential role for NFI-C/CTF transcriptional-replication factor in tooth root development Mol Cell Biol. 2003; 23.
  • Dey R, Son HH, Cho MI. Isolation and partial sequencing of potentially odontoblast-specific/enriched rat cDNA clones obtained by suppression subtractive hybridization Arch Oral Biol. 2001; 46(3).
  • Chien HH, Lin WL, Cho MI. Down-regulation of osteoblastic cell differentiation by epidermal growth factor receptor Calcif Tissue Int. 2000; 67(2).
  • Chien HH, Lin WL, Cho MI. Interleukin-1beta-induced release of matrix proteins into culture media causes inhibition of mineralization of nodules formed by periodontal ligament cells in vitro Calcif Tissue Int. 1999; 64(5).
  • Chien HH, Lin WL, Cho MI. Expression of TGF-beta isoforms and their receptors during mineralized nodule formation by rat periodontal ligament cells in vitro J Periodontal Res. 1999; 34(6).
  • Lin WL, Chien HH, Cho MI. N-cadherin expression during periodontal ligament cell differentiation in vitro J Periodontol. 1999; 70(9).
  • Roth JA, Kim BG, Lin WL, Cho MI. Melatonin promotes osteoblast differentiation and bone formation J Biol Chem. 1999; 274(31).
  • Zhumabayeva BD, Lin W-L, Choung P-H, Chien H-H, Sodek J, Sampath KT, Cho M. Differentiation induction of bone sialoprotein by dexamethasone and osteogenic protein-1 (OP-1, BMP-7) in rat periodontal ligament cells In vitro; Relationship to the mineralization of tissue nodules Inter J Oral Biol. 1998; 23.
  • Kuramitsu H, Tokuda M, Yoneda M, Duncan M, Cho MI. Multiple colonization defects in a cysteine protease mutant of Porphyromonas gingivalis J Periodontal Res. 1997; 32(1 Pt).
  • Cho M, Garant PR. Expression and role of epidermal growth factor receptors during differentiation of cementoblasts, osteoblasts, and periodontal ligament fibroblasts in the rat Anat Rec. 1996; 245.
  • Hamada N, Sojar HT, Cho M, Genco RJ. Isolation and characterization of a mino fimbriae from Porphyromonas gingivalis Infect Immun. 1996; 64.
  • Matsuda N, Kumar NM, Ramakrishnan PR, Cho M. Role of epidermal growth factor receptor in osteoblastic differentiation of rat bone marrow stromal cells J Bone Miner Metab. 1996; 14.
  • Tokuda M, Duncan M, Cho MI, Kuramitsu HK. Role of Porphyromonas gingivalis protease activity in colonization of oral surfaces. Infect Immun. 1996; 64(10).
  • Cho M, Lin W-L, Genco RJ. Platelet-derived growth factor-modulated guided tissue regenerative therapy J Periodontol. 1995; 66.
  • Cho MI. Periodontal ligament and cementum Adv Dent Res. 1995; 9(3 Sup).
  • Herr Y, Matsurra M, Lin W-L, Genco RJ, Cho M. The origin of fibroblasts and their role in the early stages of horizontal furcation defect healing in the beagle dog J Periodontol. 1995; 66.
  • Matsurra M, Herr Y, Han K-Y, Lin W-L, Genco RJ, Cho M. Immunohistochemical expression of extracellular matrix components of normal and healing periodontal tissues in the beagle dog. J Periodontol. 1995; 66.
  • Park JB, Matsuura M, Han KY, Norderyd O, Lin WL, Genco RJ, Cho M. Periodontal regeneration in class III furcation defects of the beagle dog using guided tissue regenerative therapy with or without a platelet-derived growth factor J Periodontol. 1995; 66.
  • Ramakrishnan PR, Lin WL, Sodek J, Cho MI. Synthesis of noncollagenous extracellular matrix proteins during development of mineralized nodules by rat periodontal ligament cells in vitro Calcif Tissue Int. 1995; 57(1).
  • Wu J, Cho MI, Kuramitsu HK. Expression, purification, and characterization of a novel G protein, SGP, from Streptococcus mutans Infect Immun. 1995; 63(7).
  • Bergey EJ, Cho MI, Blumberg BM, Hammarskjöld ML, Rekosh D, Epstein LG, Levine MJ. Interaction of HIV-1 and human salivary mucins. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 1994; 7(10).
  • Lin WL, McCulloch CA, Cho MI. Differentiation of periodontal ligament fibroblasts into osteoblasts during socket healing after tooth extraction in the rat Anat Rec. 1994; 240(4).
  • Machtei EE, Cho M, Dunford R, Norderyd J, Zambon JJ, Genco RJ. Clinical, microbiological and histological factors which influence the success of regenerative periodontal therapy J Periodontol. 1994; 65.
  • Malek R, Fisher JG, Caleca A, Stinson MW, Van Oss CJ, Lee J-Y, Cho M, Genco RJ, Evans R, Dyer DW. Inactivation of the Porphyromonas gingivalis fimA Gene Blocks Periodontal Damage in Gnotobiotic Rats J Bacteriol. 1994; 176.
  • Bergey EJ, Cho M, Blumberg B, Hammarskjold M-L, Rekosh D, Epstein LG, Levine MJ. Aggregation of human immunodeficiency virus replication by human salivary secretions. Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine.. 1993; 4.
  • Matsuda N, Kumar NM, Ramakrishnan PR, Li WL, Genco RJ, Cho M. Evidence for upregulation of epidermal growth factor receptors on rat periodontal ligament fibroblastic cells associated with stabilization of phenotype In vitro. Archs Oral Biol. 1993; 38.
  • Cho MI, Matsuda N, Lin WL, Moshier A, Ramakrishnan PR. In vitro formation of mineralized nodules by periodontal ligament cells from the rat. Calcif Tissue Int. 1992; 50(5).
  • Matsuda N, Lin W-L, Kumar NM, Cho M, Genco RJ. Mitogenic, chemotactic, and synthetic responses of rat periodontal ligament fibroblastic cells to polypeptide growth factors In vivo. J Periodontol. 1992; 63.
  • Scannapieco FA, Haraszthy G, Cho M, Levine MJ. Characterization of an amylase-binding component of Streptococcus gordonii G9B Infect Immun. 1992; 60.
  • Cho M, Lin WL, Garant PR. Occurence of epidermal growth factor-binding. Sites during differentiation of cementoblasts and periodontal ligament fibroblasts of the young rat: A light and electron microscopic radioautographic study. Anat Rec . 1991; 231.
  • Sojar H, Lee JY, Bedi GS, Cho M, Genco RJ. Purification, Characterization and Immunolocalization of Fimbrial Protein from Porphyromonas (Bacteroides) gingivalis Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1991; 175(2).
  • Sojar HT, Lee JY, Bedi GS, Cho M, Genco RJ. Purification, characterization and localization of a major membrane protein antigen from Porphyromonas (Bacteroides) gingivalis. Biochem Int. 1991; 25.
  • Santarpia III RP, Cho MI, Pollock JJ. The effect of agent concentration, cell concentration, growth state and pH on the inhibition of Candida albicans GDH 2023 and GRI 2773 blastospore viability by purified synthetic salivary histidine-rich polypeptides Oral Microbiol Immunol. 1990; 5.
  • Smith AJ, Cho MI, Hammarskjöld ML, Rekosh D. Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 Pr55gag and Pr160gag-pol expressed from a simian virus 40 late replacement vector are efficiently processed and assembled into viruslike particles. J Virol. 1990; 64(6).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Radioautographic study of [3H]mannose utilization during cementoblast differentiation, formation of acellular cementum, and development of periodontal ligament principal fibers. Anat Rec. 1989; 223(2).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Ultrastructural evidence of directed cell migration during initial cementoblast differentiation in root formation. J Periodontal Res. 1988; 23(4).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR, Lee YL. Immunocytochemical in vivo localization of fibronectin-rich contact sites on fibroblasts of normal periodontal ligament and inflamed gingiva. J Periodontal Res. 1988; 23(4).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR, Lee YL. Periodontal ligament fibroblasts, preosteoblasts, and prechondrocytes express receptors for epidermal growth factor in vivo: a comparative radioautographic study. J Periodontal Res. 1988; 23(5).
  • Cho MI, Lee YL, Garant PR. Radioautographic demonstration of receptors for epidermal growth factor in various cells of the oral cavity. Anat Rec. 1988; 222(2).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. 3H-mannose utilization by fibroblasts of the periodontal ligament. Anat Rec. 1987; 218(1).
  • Cho MI, Lee YL, Garant PR. Immunocytochemical localization of extracellular matrix components in beagle periodontium: I. Collagen types I and III in healthy gingival connective tissue. J Periodontal Res. 1987; 22(4).
  • Cho M, Garant PR. A freeze-fracture cytochemical study of filipin-sterol complexes in pulpal fibroblasts of the rat incisors. Arch Oral Biol. 1986; 31.
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Radioautographic analysis of 3H-fucose utilization by fibroblasts of the periodontal ligament. J Periodontal Res. 1986; 21(1).
  • Cho MI, Lee YL, Garant PR. Localization of fibronectin in gingival connective tissue of the beagle dog. Immunofluorescent light microscopic findings. J Periodontol. 1986; 56(11).
  • Cho MI, Lee YL, Garant PR. Localization of fibronectin in gingival connective tissue of the beagle dog. Ultrastructural detection with ferritin and peroxidase-conjugated antibodies. J Periodontol. 1986; 57(7).
  • Cho M, Garant PR. Ultrastructural and cytochemical studies of the fate of unscreted collagen precursors after administration of colchicine. Acta Anat. 1985; 121.
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Mirror symmetry of newly divided rat periodontal ligament fibroblasts in situ and its relationship to cell migration. J Periodontal Res. 1985; 20(2).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Effects of L-azetidine-2-carboxylic acid on matrix secretion and Golgi structure in fibroblasts and osteoblasts of the mouse. Anat Rec. 1985; 212(3).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Radioautographic analysis of 3H-fucose utilization by odontoblasts with emphasis on intracytoplasmic and plasma membrane glycoproteins Arch Oral Biol. 1985; 30.
  • Moon Cho, Lee, Y.L., Garant, P.R.. Electron microscopic localization of fibronectin and collagen (I and III) in beagle gingiva. J Dent Res. 1985; 64.
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. The effect of beta-aminoproprionitrile on the periodontal ligament: II. Radioautographic study of collagen secretion from fibroblasts. Anat Rec. 1984; 209(1).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Comparative radioautographic study of the effects of L-azetidine-2-carboxylic acid on matrix secretion and Golgi of the mouse incisor. Calcif Tissue Int. 1984; 36(4).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Formation of multinucleated fibroblasts in the periodontal ligaments of old mice. Anat Rec. 1984; 208(2).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. The effect of beta-aminoproprionitrile on the periodontal ligament. I. Ultrastructure of fibroblasts and matrix. J Periodontal Res. 1984; 19(3).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR, Lee YL. Immunohistological localization of collagen (I and III) and fibronectin in inflamed and non-inflamed gingival connective tissue and sulcular fluid of beagle dogs. J Periodontal Res. 1984; 19(6).
  • Garant PR, Cho M. Recent studies of odontoblast structure and function: The secretory process examined with a proline analog and the polyene antibiotic filipin. INSERM Symposia. 1984; 125.
  • Garant PR, Nagy A, Cho MI. A freeze-fracture study of ruffle-ended post-secretory ameloblasts. J Dent Res. 1984; 63(5).
  • Garant PR, Nagy AR, Cho M. A freeze-fracture study of the papillary layer of the rat incisor enamel organ. Tissue Cell. 1984; 16.
  • Pollock JJ, Shoda J, McNamara TF, Cho MI, Campbell A, Iacono VJ. In vitro and in vivo studies of cellular lysis of oral bacteria by a lysozyme-protease-inorganic monovalent anion antibacterial system. Infect Immun. 1984; 45(3).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. A freeze-fracture study of the periodontal ligament of the rat. J Periodontal Res. 1983; 18(3).
  • Garant PR, Paik KS, Cho MI. The distribution of plasma cells in naturally occurring periodontitis lesions in rats. A light and electron microscopic study. J Periodontol. 1983; 54(4).
  • Garant PR, Paik KS, Cho MI. Fibroblast cytotoxicity associated with plasma cells and lymphocytes in chronic periodontitis lesions in rats. J Periodontol. 1983; 54(9).
  • Iacono VJ, Boldt PR, MacKay BJ, Cho MI, Pollock JJ. Lytic sensitivity of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans Y4 to lysozyme. Infect Immun. 1983; 40(2).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Effects of colchicine on periodontal ligament fibroblasts of the mouse. I. Ultrastructural study of the disruption of microtubule-dependent cellular functions. J Periodontal Res. 1982; 17(4).
  • Cho MI, Holt SC, Iacono VJ, Pollock JJ. Bacteriolysis of Streptococcus mutans BHT by lysozyme and inorganic anions: Electronmicroscopic studies J Bacteriol. 1982; 151(3).
  • Garant PR, Cho MI, Cullen MR. Attachment of periodontal ligament fibroblasts to the extracellular matrix in the squirrel monkey. J Periodontal Res. 1982; 17(1).
  • Taichman LB, Sciubba JJ, Cho M. Maturation of human gingival keratinocytes cultured with fibroblasts from keratinizing and non-keratinizing epithelia. Arch Oral Biol. 1982; 27.
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. Role of microtubules in the organization of the Golgi complex and the secretion of collagen secretory granules by periodontal ligament fibroblasts. Anat Rec. 1981; 199(4).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. An electron microscopic radioautographic study of collagen secretion in periodontal ligament fibroblasts of the mouse: I. Normal fibroblasts. Anat Rec. 1981; 201(4).
  • Cho MI, Garant PR. An electron microscopic radioautographic study of collagen secretion in periodontal ligament fibroblasts of the mouse: II. Colchicine-treated fibroblasts. Anat Rec. 1981; 201(4).
  • Goodman H, Pollock JJ, Katona LI, Iacono VJ, Cho MI, Thomas E. Lysis of Streptococcus mutans by hen egg white lysozyme and inorganic sodium salts. J Bacteriol. 1981; 146(2).
  • Moon Cho, Garant, P.R.. Sequential events in the formation of collagen secretion granules with special reference to the development of SLS-like aggregates. Anat Rec . 1981; 199.
  • Pollack JJ, Katona LI, Goodman H, Cho M, Iacono VJ.. Bacteriolysis of Streptococcus mutans BHT by lysozyme and inorganic anions normally present in human saliva. Arch Oral Biol. 1981; 26.
  • Tortosa M, Cho MI, Wilkens TJ, Iacono VJ, Pollock JJ. Bacteriolysis of Veillonella alcalescens by lysozyme and inorganic anions present in saliva. Infect Immun. 1981; 32(3).
  • Garant PR, Cho MI. Histopathogenesis of spontaneous periodontal disease in conventional rats. III. The mononuclear cell infiltrate and cytoplasmic changes in associated fibroblasts. J Periodontal Res. 1980; 15(2).
  • Garant PR, Feldman J, Cho MI, Cullen MR. Ultrastructure of Merkel cells in the hard palate of the squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus). Am J Anat. 1980; 157(2).
  • Garant PR, Cho MI. Histopathogenesis of spontaneous periodontal disease in conventional rats. II. Ultrastructural features of the inflamed subepithelial connective tissue. J Periodontal Res. 1979; 14(4).
  • Garant PR, Cho MI. Autoradiographic evidence of the coordination of the genesis of Sharpey‘s fibers with new bone formation in the periodontium of the mouse. J Periodontal Res. 1979; 14(2).
  • Garant PR, Cho MI. Cytoplasmic polarization of periodontal ligament fibroblasts. Implications for cell migration and collagen secretion. J Periodontal Res. 1979; 14(2).
  • Garant PR, Cho MI. Histopathogenesis of spontaneous periodontal disease in conventional rats. I. Histometric and histologic study. J Periodontal Res. 1979; 14(4).
  • Grant, P.R., Moon Cho, Iacono, V.J., Shemaka, G.J.. Immunoelectron microscopic detection of antigenic surface components of Actinomyces naeslundii and their use in identification of Actinomyces in human plaque. Arch Oral Biol. 1979; 24.
  • Han SS, Cho MI, Cohen ME, Keyes PL. Cellular and biochemical changes in the rabbit corpus luteum after withdrawal of 17beta-estradiol. II. Radioautographic analysis of [3H] uridine incorporation. Biol Reprod. 1977; 17(1).
  • Han SS, Kim SK, Cho MI. Cytochemical characterization of the myoepithelial cells in palatine glands. J Anat. 1976; 122(3).
  • Han SS, Rajaniemi HJ, Cho MI, Hirshfield AN, Midgley AR. Gonadotropin receptors in rat ovarian tissue. II. Subcellular localization of LH binding sites by electron microscopic radioautography. Endocrinology. 1974; 95(2).
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Books and Book Chapters:
  • Cho M, Garant PR. Development and general structure of the periodontium.. Periodontol 2000. 2000; 24(9).
  • Cho M, Zhumabayev B, Herr Y, Ryan S, El-Ghorab N. Preclinical considerations for use of OP-1 (BMP-7) in periodontal regeneration and osseous reconstruction.. Tissue Engineering: Applications in Periodontics and Oral Surgery.. 1999.
  • Genco RJ, Sojar H, Lee, J-Y, Sharma A, Bedi, GS, Cho M, Dyer, DW. Porphyromonas gingivalis. Fimbriae: Structure, Function and Insertional Inactivation Mutants.. Molecular Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease. 1994(2).
  • Cho M, Matsuda N, Ramakrishnan PR, Lin W-L, Genco RJ. Differential regulation of periodontal ligament cell activities by platelet-derived growth factor, insulin-like growth factor-I and epidermal growth factor. Molecular Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease. 1994(32).
  • Genco RJ, Sojar H, Lee J-Y, Sharma A, Bedi G, Cho M, Dyer D. Porphyromonas gingivalis fimbriae: Structure, function, and insertional inactivation mutants. Molecular Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease. 1994(2).
  • Garant PR, Cho M. Fibroblast migration, cytoplasmic polarity, and matrix secretion in the periodontal ligament. The Biology of Tooth Movement.. 1988.
  • Cho M, Garant PR, Lee YL. Radioautographic evidence for binding of epidermal growth factor by hard tissue stem cells and periodontal ligament fibroblasts. The Biological Mechanisms of Tooth Eruption and Root Resorption. 1988.
  • Garant PR, Cho M. Ultrastructure of the odontoblast. The Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissues. 1985.
  • Garant PR, Cho M. Recent studies of odontoblast structure and function: The secretory process examined with a proline analog and the polyene antibiotic, filipin.. I N S E R M Symposia. 1984; 125.
  • Cho M, Garant PR. Autoradiographic demonstration of colchicine binding at the mineralization front of bone and dentin. The First International Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Connective Tissue.. 1981.
  • Pollock J, Goodman-Bicker H, Katona LI, Cho M, Iacono VJ. Lysozyme bacteriolysis. Saliva and Dental Caries. 1979.
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Professional Memberships:
  • International and American Association for Dental Research Member (1900)
  • American Society for Cell Biology Member (1900)
  • The New York Academy of Sciences Member (1900)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Member (1900)
Presentations:
  • Role of NFI-C in tooth root formation, State University of New York at Buffalo (2009)
  • Melatonin Promotes Bone Formation, Department of Oral Biology, State University of New York at Buffalo (2000)
  • The Role of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor in Stabilization of PDL Fibroblast and Preosteoblast Phenotypes, College of Dentistry, Kangnung National University (1998)
  • Preclinical Considerations for Use of OP-1 in Periodontal Regeneration and Osseous Reconstruction., 1997 Korean Academy of Periodontology (1998)
  • Cementogenesis, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University (1998)
  • Preclinical Considerations for Use of the BMPs in Osseous Reconstruction and Periodontal Regeneration, Advances in Tissue Engineering and Regeneration: Clinical Applications for the Nineties and Beyond (1997)
  • Periodontal Regeneration: Past, Present and Future, The Korean Academy of Periodontology (1995)
  • Differentiation of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts into Osteoblasts and Cementoblasts, International Conference on Biological Mechanisms of Tooth Movement and Craniofacial Adaptation (1995)
  • The Role of Epidemeral Growth Factor-Receptor as Phenotype Stabilizer of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, School of Dental Medicine-Kyung Hee University (1994)
  • Development of Periodontal Ligaments and Formation of Acellular Extrinsic Fiber Cementum, College of Dentistry-Seoul National University (1994)
  • Platelet-Derived of Growth Factor - Modulated Guided Tissue Regenerative Therapy: Development, Evaluation and Perspective, 41th Korean Dental Association Meeting (1994)
  • The Potentials for Periodontal Regeneration, Academy for Periodontal Society in Chunrapuk-do and Chunranam-do (1994)
  • Development and Evaluation of PDGF-BB Modulated Guided Tissue Regenerative Therapy Using Horizontal Furcation Defect Model in the Beagle Dog, Annual Meeting of International Association for Dental Research (1994)
  • Periodontal Ligament and Cementum, 13th International Conference on Oral Biology (1994)
  • Differential Regulation of Periodontal Ligament Cell Activities by Platelet - Derived Growth Factor Epidermal Growth Factor and Insulin-like Growth Factor, A Centennial Symposium, State University of New York at Buffalo (1993)
  • In vitro Cementum Formation by Periodontal Ligament Cells, Department of Oral Biology, State University of New York at Buffalo (1990)
  • Synthesis Transport and Secretion of Procollagen by Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, School of Dental Medicine-Dankook University (1990)
  • Cell Biology of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, School of Dental Medicine-Yeonsei University, Yeonsei University (1990)
  • Expression of Epidermal Growth Factor During Differentiation of Cementoblasts and Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, Korean Academy of Oral Biology (1990)
  • Ultrastructure of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, School of Dental Medicine-Kyunghee University (1990)
  • Formation of Acellular Extrinsic Fiber Cementum and Expression of Epidermal Growth Factor Factor During Differentiation of Cementoblasts., Department of Anatomy-Catholic University, Korea (1990)
  • Role of Epidermal Growth Factor in Tooth Eruption, College of Dentistry-Seoul National University (1990)
  • Role of Growth Factors in Development of Oral Tissues, Department of Biology-Korea University, Colleges of Sciences (1990)
  • Formation of Acellular Extrinsic Fiber Cementum During Root Formation of the Rat, School of Dental Medicine-University of Toronto (1989)
  • Radioautographic Evidence for Binding of Epidermal Growth by Hard Tissue Stem Cells and Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, International Conference on Biological Mechanisms of Tooth Eruption and Root Resorption-Columbus, Ohio (1988)
  • Radioautographic Demonstration of Receptors for Epidermal Growth Factor in Various Cells of the Oral Cavity, School of Dental Medicine-State University of New York at Buffalo (1988)
  • Ultrastructure of the Periodontium, School of Dentistry-Fairleigh Dickinson University (1986)
  • Immunocytochemical Localization of Fibronectin in Health and Diseased Gingiva of the Beagle Dog, Dental Research Institute, School of Dentistry-New York University (1986)
  • Localization of Collagen (Type I and III) and Fibronectin During Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease and Measurement of Type I Collage in Gingival Crevicular Fluid to Determine Disease Activity, Fourth Annual Meeting of the Korean Division of the International Association for Dental Research (1986)
  • Recent Studies on Synthesis and Secretion of Collagen Molecules and Glycoproteins by Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, Korean Association for Electron Microscopy (1986)
  • Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts in Orthodontic Tooth Movement, Annual Meeting of the Korean Academy of Orthodontics (1986)
  • Localization of Fibronectin and Changes in Adhesion Sites of Gingival Fibroblasts of Inflamed and Noninflamed Gingiva, Annual Meeting of the Korean Academy of Periodontology (1986)
  • Cell Biology of the Periodontal Ligament Fibroblast, Korea University (1986)
  • Immunohistological Localization of Collagens (I and III) and Fibronectin in Inflamed and Noninflamed Gingival Connective Tissue and Sulcular Fluid of Beagle Dogs., Sixth International Conference on Periodontal Research (1984)
  • The Age-Related Ultrastructural Changes in Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts of the Old Mouse, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (1982)
  • Normal Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts, Gordon Conference on Periodontal Disease (1981)
  • Radioautographic Demonstration of Colchicine Binding at the Mineralization Front of Bone and Dentin, First International Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Connective Tissues (1981)
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Service Activities:
  • School of Dental Medicine Curriculum Committee (2008)
  • School of Dental Medicine Student Research and Honors Committee; Member (2002)
  • School of Dental Medicine Curriculum Committee; Member (2001-2006)
  • School of Dental Medicine Student Research and Honors Committee; Member (2000)
  • School of Dental Medicine Promotion and Tenure Committee; Member (2000-2000)
  • School of Dental Medicine Minority Student Affairs Committee; Member (1995-2003)
  • School of Dental Medicine Admissions Committee; Member (1995-2006)
  • School of Dental Medicine Graduate Committee, Admissions, Oral Biology; Member (1994-1998)
  • School of Dental Medicine Student Research and Honors Committee; Member (1991-2000)

  • Organizer of a Symposium on Cementum and Periodontal Regeneration; The 1999 IADR General Session-Vancouver, Canada Co-organizer, Dr. Sampath Narayanan.; Organizing Committee Member (1999-1999)
  • The Society of Biomedical Research; A non-profit international scientific organization established in 1990 to promote worldwide exchange of scientific information on biomedical and pharmaceutical advances; Board Member (1996-1999)
  • International Journal of Oral Biology; Editorial Board Member (1996-2006)
  • Journal of Periodontology; Editorial Board Member (1994-2006)
  • American Association for Dental Research Long Island Section; Secretary/Treasurer (1986-1988)
  • Academic Advisory Committee Member, Korean Study; at State University of New York at Stony Brook; Advisory Committee (1986-1989)
  • Archives of Oral Biology; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Journal of Dental Research; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Advances in Dental Research; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Connective Tissue Research; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Journal of Bone and Mineral Research; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Development of Dynamics and Matrix Biology; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Tissue and Cell; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Cell Biology International; Invited Participant (1985)
  • Senator, State University of New York at Stony Brook; Other (1984-1987)
  • Chunnam National University of Korea-Stony Brook Exchange Program Committee; Member (1983-1985)
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