基本情報

所属
茨城大学 理工学研究科(理学野)生物科学領域 教授
学位
博士(薬学)(広島大学大学院医学系研究科分子薬学専攻)

研究者番号
70609601
J-GLOBAL ID
201301020237297476

Professional profile
• Radiation cellular biologist specializing in the mechanisms of genome integrity, DNA double-strand break repair and mammalian aging with more than fifteen years experience and more than 45 publications.
• Involved in the development of an assay for a new pharmacodynamics biomarker in response to chemo- and radio-therapeutic treatments in cancer patients.
• Co-developing a sensitive and accurate biomarker for exposure to radiation and genotoxic substances.
• Reviewer of several international journals (Oncogene, Journal of Nucleic Acid, Medical Molecular Morphology, and Journal of Radiation Research, etc.).
• Strong interest in pursuing translational studies which improve human health based on basic research
• Highly motivated individual with abilities to communicate both in English and Japanese, to adapt to new environments (flexibility), to think critically, and to solve scientific problems.
• Mentor for the National Institutes of Health summer student program.
• Teaching for anatomy and histology at Osaka Medical College.
• Teaching for cellular biology at Ibaraki University.

Education
• PhD of Pharmaceutical Science, Hiroshima University (Professor; Toshinori Ide and Kenshi Komatsu) (2002)
Research project: The function of Nijmegen Breakage syndrome (NBS1) protein in telomere maintenance and genome stability.
• MS of Pharmaceutical Science, Hiroshima University (Professor; Toshinori Ide and Kenshi Komatsu) (1999)
Research project: The genomic mutation analysis of Fanconi Anemia (FA) patients and the study of function of FA proteins in DNA repair mechanism.
• Awarded the degree of Pharmacist (Registration No. 327562) (1997)
• BA of Pharmaceutical Science, Hiroshima University (Professor; Toshinori Ide and Kenshi Komatsu) (1997)
Research project: The identification of response gene for radiation sensitivity in Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) mutant cells, xrs-2.

Professional Training
• Professor of Ibaraki University, College of Science (2017-current)
• Associate Professor of Ibaraki University, College of Science (2013- 2017)
• Junior Associate Professor of Osaka Medical College, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology (Professor; Yoshinori Otsuki)
(2011-2013)
• Research Fellow of National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Laboratory of Molecular Pharmacology (Principal Investigator; William Bonner) (2009-2011)
• Visiting Fellow of National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Laboratory of Molecular Pharmacology (Principal Investigator; William Bonner) (2007-2009)
• Special volunteer of the Japan Society for Promotion of Science for Japanese Biomedical and Behavioral Researchers at NIH (Principal Investigator; William Bonner) (2004-2007)
• Post Doctoral Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Professor; Kenshi Komatsu) (2002-2004)

経歴

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論文

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MISC

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書籍等出版物

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