Satoshi Toda

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Satoshi Toda
Kanazawa University

Academic & Professional Experience

Oct 2019
Assistant Professor, Nano Life Science Institute, Kanazawa University
Apr 2015
Sep 2019
Postdoctoral fellow, University of California San Francisco
Apr 2016
Mar 2019
Human Frontier Science Program Long term fellow
Apr 2015
Mar 2016
JSPS Overseas Research fellow
Apr 2014
Mar 2015
Postdoctoral fellow, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University


Apr 2005
Mar 2009
Undergraduate School of Engineering Science, Faculty of engineering, Kyoto University
Apr 2011
Mar 2014
Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
Apr 2009
Mar 2011
Graduate School of Biostudies, Kyoto University

Awards & Honors

Sep 2013
Koichi Suzuki Memorial Award, The Japanese Biochemical Society
Sep 2012
Young Investigator Award, Kyoto University Faculty of Medicine
Mar 2009
Hatakeyama award, The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers

Published Papers

Engineering cell–cell communication networks: programming multicellular behaviors
Satoshi Toda, Nicholas W Frankel, Wendell A Lim
Current opinion in chemical biology   52 31-38   Oct 2019   [Refereed][Invited]
Synthetic development: learning to program multicellular self-organization
Satoshi Toda, Jonathan M Brunger, Wendell A Lim
Current Opinion in Systems Biology   14 41-49   Feb 2019   [Refereed][Invited]
Programming self-organizing multi-cellular structures with synthetic cell-cell signaling
Satoshi Toda, Lucas R Blauch, Sindy KY Tang, Leonardo Morsut, Wendell A Lim
Science   361(6398) 156-162   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Clearance of apoptotic cells and pyrenocytes
Satoshi Toda, Chihiro Nishi, Yuichi Yanagihashi, Katsumori Segawa, Shigekazu Nagata
Current topics in developmental biology   114 267-295   2015   [Refereed][Invited]
MerTK-mediated engulfment of pyrenocytes by central macrophages in erythroblastic islands
Satoshi Toda, Katsumori Segawa, Shigekazu Nagata
Blood   123(25) 3963-3971   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Tim4-and MerTK-mediated engulfment of apoptotic cells by mouse resident peritoneal macrophages
Chihiro Nishi, Satoshi Toda, Katsumori Segawa, Shigekazu Nagata
Molecular and cellular biology   34(8) 1512-1520   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Two-step engulfment of apoptotic cells
Satoshi Toda, Rikinari Hanayama, Shigekazu Nagata
Molecular and cellular biology   32(1) 118-125   2012   [Refereed]


Synthetic Morphogenesis: Programming Self-organizing Multicellular Structures Using Engineered Cell-cell Signaling Cascades
Satoshi Toda
59(3) 151-153   2019   [Refereed][Invited]

Conference Activities & Talks

Synthetic Tissue Formation: Programming Multicellular Self-Organization. [Invited]
Satoshi Toda
The 24th iCeMS International Symposium “Emerging Science for Unlocking Cell's Secrets”   3 Sep 2018   
Synthetic morphogenesis: Programming multi-cellular self-organization [Invited]
Satoshi Toda
The 1st ExCELLS Seminar   2 Jul 2018   
Synthetic morphologies: Programming self-organizing multi-cellular structures using engineered cell-cell signaling cascades. [Invited]
Satoshi Toda
The 18th Annual Meeting of the Protein Science Society of Japan   28 Jun 2018   
Programming synthetic self-organizing multi-cellular structures using engineered cell-cell signaling cascades. [Invited]
Satoshi Toda
UCSF Center for systems and synthetic biology meeting   6 Nov 2017   

Association Memberships



特願U.S. App. No. 15/543,220 : Binding-triggered Transcriptional Switches and Methods of Use Thereof.
Wendell A. Lim, Leonardo Morsut, Kole T. Roybal, Justin Thomas Farlow, Satoshi Toda