Name Ki-Tae Kim
Position professor
Tel +82-2-970-6642
Fax 02-971-5776
E-mail ktkim@seoultech.ac.kr
Biography
Ph. D. 2005 -2009 Environmental Science and Engineering, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology(GIST), Korea
M. S. 2003 - 2005 Environmental Science and Engineering, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), Korea
B. S. 1996 - 2003 Environmental Engineering, Kwangwoon University, Seoul, South Korea
Careers
• Assistant, Associate Professor, Sep. 2013 ~
Seoul National University of Science and Technology
• Visiting Scholar, Feb. 2020 ~ Jan. 2021
Genomic Center, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
• Research Professor, Apr. 2013 ~ Aug. 2013
School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
• Post-doc, Dec. 2010 ~ Aug. 2013
Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Oregon, USA
• Post-doc, Jan. 2010 ~ Nov. 2010
Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Utah, USA
• Visiting Researcher, Mar. 2007 ~ Sep. 2007
Institute of Environmental Toxicology (ENTOX), Clemson University, SC, USA
• Visiting Researcher, Jan. 2005 ~ Feb. 2005
National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), Japan
Research Areas
• Application of zebrafish model(embryo, adult) to environmental toxicology
- Developmental toxicology and neurotoxicology
- Underlying toxicological mechanism elucidation(e.x) Role of non-coding RNAs, Epigenetic factors
- Effect of chemical on microbium
- Mechanism of human disease(diabetes, dementia) incidence by chemical mixture exposure
- Environmental Metabolomics and Integrated Omics analysis

• Environmental health
- Multi-media, multi-routes integrated human health risk assessment
- Exposure assessment

• Regulatory toxicology
- K-REACH regulation improvement
- NAMs(New Approach Methodologies) application into chemical toxicity prediction

• Ecotoxicology
- Fate and toxicity changes of toxic chemicals in aquatic system
Teaching
Environmental Ecology
Environmental Organic Chemistry
Management of Toxic Substances

Environmental Toxicology
Ecological & Human Health Risk Assessment
Selected Publications
(2022)
73. Kim J., Kim S., Hwang K., Park H., Cho S., Bae M., Kim Ki-Tae.* Chronic exposure to butyl-paraben causes photosensitivity disruption and memory impariment in adult zebrafish. Submitted.
72. Jeong S., Jang S., Kim S., Bae M., Shin J., Lee K., Kim Ki-Tae* Size-dependent seizurogenic effect of polystyrene micoplastics in zebrafish embryos. Submitted.
71. Kim, S., Kim, J., Hwang, K., Park, H., Bae, M., Kim, Ki-Tae*, Cho, S.* A multimodal investigation of the neurotoxic effect and mechanism of action caused by chronic exposure to BPF in adult zebrafish. Submitted.
70. Na A., Lee H., Min E., Paudel S., Choi S., Sim H., Liu K., Kim Ki-Tae, Bae J., Lee S.* Novel time-dependent multi-omics integration to explore mechanisms of disease progression in sepsis-associated liver dysfunction. Submitted.
69. Lee H., Jeong S., Kim S., Bae M., Kim Ki-Tae*. Seizurogenic effect of perfluorooctane sulfonate in zebrafish. Submitted.
68. Gao Y., Lee H., Lee S.*, Kim Ki-Tae* 2022(4). Type 2 diabetes induced by changes in proteomic profiling of zebrafish chronically exposed to a mixture of organochlorine pesticides at low concentrations. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 19(9): 4991 (IF=3.390)

(2021)
64. Lee H., Sung E., Seo S., Min E., Lee J., Shim I., Kim P., Kim T.*, Lee S.*, Kim Ki-Tae* 2021(12). Integrated multi-omics analysis reveals the underlying molecular mechanism for developmental neurotoxicity of perfluorooctanesulfonic acid in zebrafish. Environment International. 157: 106802 (IF=9.621)
63. Jung U., Lee B., Kim G., Shin H.*, Kim Ki-Tae* 2021(11). Nano-QTTR development for interspecies aquatic toxicity of silver nanoparticles between daphnia and fish. Chemosphere. 283: 131164 (IF=7.086)
59. Lee H., Gao Y., Ko E., Lee J., Lee H., Lee S., Choi M., Shin S., Park Y., Moon H., Uppal K., Kim Ki-Tae* 2021(8). Nonmonotonic response of type 2 diabetes by chronic exposure to a low concentration of an organochlorine pesticide mixture: Findings from multi-omics in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Journal of Hazardous Materials. 416: 125956.(IF=10.588)
58. Park C., Kim Ki-Tae*, Rhyu D.* 2021(7). Exposure to a low concentration of a mixture of organochlorine pesticides impairs glucose metabolism and mitochondrial function in L6 myotubes and zebrafish. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 414: 125437. (IF=10.588)
57. Lee G., Lee B., Kim Ki-Tae* 2021(6). Mechanisms and effects of zinc oxide nanoparticle transformations on toxicity to zebrafish embryos. Environmental Science: Nano. 8:1690-1700. (IF=8.131)
56. Lee H., Ko E., Shin S., Choi, M., Kim Ki-Tae* 2021(5). Differential mitochondrial dysregulation by individual organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) and their mixture in zebrafish embryos. Environmental Pollution. 277: 115904. (IF=8.071)
54. Min E., Lee A., Lee J., Shim I., Kim P., Kim, T., Kim Ki-Tae, Lee S.* 2021(1). Advantages of omics technology for evaluating cadmium toxicity in zebrafish. Toxicological Reports. (IF=2.283)
53. Tran C., Do T., Kim Ki-Tae* 2021(1). Comparative analysis of neurotoxicity of six phthalates in zebrafish embryos. Toxics. 9: 5. (IF=4.146) (Editor's Choice Article)
52. Tran C., Lee H., Lee B., Ra J., Kim Ki-Tae* 2021(1). Effects of the chorion on the developmental toxicity of organophosphate esters in zebrafish embryos. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 401: 123389. (IF=10.588)

(2020)
47. Moon J., Lee B., Ra J.*, Kim Ki-Tae* 2020(8). Predicting PBT and CMR properties of substances of very high concern (SVHCs) using QSAR models and application to K-REACH. Toxicology Reports. 7: 995-1000. (CiteScore: 6)
46. Tran C., Kim Ki-Tae*. 2020(7). miR-137 and miR-141 regulate the tail defects by triphenyl phosphate (TPHP) in zebrafish embryos. Environmental Pollution. 262: 114286. (IF=8.071)
44. Park C., Kim Ki-Tae*, Rhyu D.* 2020(6). Low-dose exposure to organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) in L6 myotubes and RIN-m5F pancreatic beta cells induces disorders of glucose metabolism. Toxicology in vitro. 65: 104767. (IF=3.500)

(2019)
39. Ryu D., Lee H., Tanguay R., Kim Ki-Tae* 2019(10). Tris(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl)phosphate (TDCIPP) disrupts zebrafish tail fin development. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 182: 109449. (IF=6.291)
37. Lee S., Lee H., Kim Ki-Tae* 2019(10). Optimization of experimental conditions and measurement of oxygen consumption rate (OCR) in zebrafish embryos exposed to organophosphate flame retardants (OPFRs). Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 182: 109377. (IF=6.291)
36. Gao Y., Lee H., Kwon O., Tran M., Kim Ki-Tae*, Lee S.* 2019(10). Global proteomic analysis of lysine succinylation in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Journal of Proteome Research. 18: 3762-3769. (IF=4.466)
29. Yan G., Lee H., Kwon O., Cheng Z., Tan M., Kim Ki-Tae*, Lee S.* 2019(3). Profiling of histidine phosphoproteome in Danio rerio by TiO2 Enrichment. Proteomics. e1800471. (IF=3.254)
28. Lee H., Lee J., Choi K., Kim Ki-Tae* 2019(2). Comparative analysis of endocrine effects of major phthalates in employed two cell lines (MVLN and H295R) and embryonic zebrafish assay. Environmental Research. 172: 319-325. (IF=6.498)
Journal Papers
- Advantages of omics technology for evaluating cadmium toxicity in zebrafish, TOXICOLOGICAL RESEARCH, vol.37 No.4 pp.395~403, 2021
Conference Papers
- Cong Minh Tran, Kitae Kim, Transcriptomic analysis of zebrafish embryos to ethyl-, methyly-, and propylparaben, 2021 Korean Zebrafish Meeting 17th Annual Meeting, 동대문, 2021
- 장수경, 김기태, Assessment of optical toxicity of four per and polyfluoroalkyl substances in zebrafish larvae, 2021 Korean Zebrafish Meeting 17th Annual Meeting, 동대문, 2021
- 민은기, 김기태, PFOS-induced developmental neurotoxicity and metabolomics dysregulation in zebrafish embryos, 2021 Korean Zebrafish Meeting, 동대문, 2021
- 김지원, 김기태, Mechanisms of damaged photosensitivity and memory deficit caused by buylparaben in zebrafish, 2021 Korean Zebrafish Meeting, 동대문, 2021
- 이효진, 김기태, A study of chemical exposure-induced metabolic disease using a zebrafish model: POPs mixture and type 2 diabetes, 2021 Korean zebrafish meeting, 동대문, 2021
- 윤소정, 김기태, 제브라피쉬 장에서의 미생물 군집분석을 위한 제노믹 DNA 추출 프로토콜 확립, 2021년 가을정기학술대회, 공주대학교, 2021
- 김지원, 김기태, 성체 제브라피쉬의 사회성 행동분석, 2021년 가을 정기 학술대회, 공주대학교, 2021
Projects
On-going Research Projects

1. Development of new neurotoxicity assessment for commercial product mixture in zebrafish (2020-2024)
Researcher, Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute
2. Screening chemical mixture in consumer products on reproductive/development toxicity and endocrine disruption (2020-2024)
Researcher, Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute
Miscellaneous
Editorial Board
Toxicology Reports (2016~)
Toxics (2020~)

Honors and Awards
2016, 2017, 2021 Best presentation in Korean Society of Environmental Health
2017, 2019, 2020, 2021 Best presentation in Korean Society of Environmental Health and Toxicology
2018,2021 Best presentation in Zebrafish Society
2019 Award certificate of Ministry of Environment
2018, 2019, 2020 Best researcher award at Seoul National University of Science and Technology

Membership in meeting
Member in Society of Toxicology (SOT) 2012~
Member in Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) 2010~