• Youn-Bok Chung
Youn-Bok Chung


1983.B.S. College of Pharmacy, Chungbuk National University, Korea
1985.M.S. College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Korea
1989.Ph.D. Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Japan
1993 Research Associate University of Southern California, U.S.A.

Research Areas

1) Biopharmaceutics and phmacokinetics for the new drug design

2) Transport across the biological membranes such as hepatic and ocular epithelia.

3) Absorption, distribution, me tabolism, excretion (ADME) and bioequivalence study


Selected Publications

1) Ocular absorption of Pz-peptide and its effect the ocular and systemic pharmacokinetics of topically applied drugs in the rabbit, pharm. Res., 15(12), 1882-1887 (1998).
2) metabolism of an anionic fluorescent dye, 1-anilino-8-naphthalene sulfonate(ANS) by rat liver microsomes, Arch. Pharm. Res., 21(12), 677-682 (1998).
3) Pharmacokinetics of propentofylline and the quantitation of its metabolite hydroxypropentofylline in human volunteers, Arch. Pharm. Res., 21(12), 698-702 (1998).