Byeong-Chun Lee is the leader of the team that produced SNUPPY, the first cloned dog to develop after somatic cell nuclear transfer technique.
He is a Full professor of the Department of Theriogenology and Biotechnology, College of Veterinary Medicine of Seoul National University.
He has worked in the areas of in vitro oocyte production and micromanipulation, including somatic cell nuclear transfer in porcine, and canine.
Micronanipulation of oocytes (cow, pig, cat and dog)
In vitro culture of oocytes and embryos cryopreservation
Somatic cell nuclear transfer 4) Production of clone dogs, pigs and cows
Analysis of genetic background of clone animals
Production of transgenic pigs for xenotransplantation