KIM Hie Lim

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KIM Hie Lim

Assistant Professor
Phone: 
+(65) 65923078
Office Location: 
N2-01c-52
Education: 
  • PhD The Graduate Univ for Advanced Studies 2005
  • BSc Ewha Womans University 2003
Research Interests: 
  • Population genetics mainly in the human history
  • Molecular evolution of genes related to human phenotypes
  • Genome structure and evolution
Selected Publications: 

Kim HL., Ratan A., Perry GH., Montenegro A., Miller W., and Schuster SC. Khoisan hunter-gatherers have been the largest population throughout most of modern human demographic history, Nature Communications, 5:5692, 2014. 

Kim HL., Schuster SC. Poor man’s 1000 genome project: recent human population expansion confounds the detection of disease alleles in 7,098 complete mitochondrial genomes, Frontiers in Genetics, Vol. 4, Article 13, 2013. 

Gupta R., Ratan A., Rajesh C., Chen R., Kim HL., Burhans R., Miller W., Santhosh S., Davuluri RV., Butte AJ., et al. Sequencing and analysis of a South Asian-Indian personal genome, BMC Genomics, Vol. 13, 440, 2012. 

Miller W., Schuster SC., Welch AJ., Ratan A., Bedoya-Reina OC., Zhao F., Kim HL., Burhans RC., Drautz DI., Wittekindt NE., et al. Polar and brown bear genomes reveal ancient admixture and demographic footprints of past climate change, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA., Vol 109. E2382-E2390, 2012. 

Kim HL., Iwase M., Igawa T., Nishioka T., Kaneko S., Katsura Y., Takahata N., and Satta Y. Genomic structure and evolution of multigene families: “Flowers” on the human genome, Int. J. Evol. Biol., Vol. 2012, 917678, 2012.