Yun Shim

Shim, Yun

Primary Appointment

Professor, Medicine

Contact Information

PO Box 800546
Telephone: 434-924-2815
Email: yss6n@Virginia.EDU

Research Disciplines


Research Interests

Inflammation & remodeling in asthma and Pathogenesis of COPD: Role of Th2 cytokins and lipid metabolites

Research Description

1. Inflammation and remodeling in asthma (Human and animal)

a. Role of chemokines receptor 2 in inflammation and immunologic tolerance

b. Obesity and asthma

2. Pathogenesis of COPD: Role of Th2 cytokines and lipid metabolites (human and animal

Selected Publications