Takahiro (Hiro) Shimizu

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Name
Takahiro (Hiro) Shimizu
Alternative names
Hiro
Nickname
Hiro(Takahiro)
E-mail
t.shimizuucl.ac.uk
URL
https://iris.ucl.ac.uk/iris/browse/profile?upi=TSHIM50
Affiliation
University College London (UCL)
Section
Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research
Job title
Research Associate (Postdoc)
Degree
PhD(Neuroscience)
Other affiliation
University of Oxford

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I'm interested in the diversity and functions of glial cells in the central nervous system. At the moment, my main research focus is on the glial cell functions in recognition memory but also on the functions in diseases such as demyelinating diseases.

Published Papers

 
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Takahiro Shimizu
Clinical Neuroscience   37(1)    Jan 2019   [Invited]
Qing Liu, Yanli Zhang, Shuang Liu, Yanna Liu, Xiaohan Yang, Gang Liu, Takahiro Shimizu, Kazuhiro Ikenaka, Kai Fan, Jianmei Ma
Journal of Neuroinflammation      Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Wisessmith W, Shimizu T, Li J, Abe M, Sakimura K, Chetsawang B, Tanaka KF, Suzumura A, Tohyama K, Ikenaka K
Journal of Neurochemistry      Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Liang J, Li N, Zhang Y, Hou C, Yang X, Shimizu T, Wang X, Ikenaka K, Fan K, Ma J
Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience      Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Eleni Kougioumtzidou, Takahiro Shimizu, Nicola B Hamilton, Koujiro Tohyama, Rolf Sprengel, Hannah Monyer, David Attwell and William D Richardson
eLIFE Sciences      Jun 2017   [Refereed]

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2014
 - 
Today
Research Associate, Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research (Richardson lab), University College London (UCL)
 
Jul 2012
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Jun 2013
Postdoctoral Scholar, University California Davis (Department of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior [NPB])
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2011
Outstanding presentation award of graduate student, The 54th Annual Meeting of Japanese Society for Neurochemistry
Winner: Takahiro Shimizu
 
Aug 2009
ISN travel award, ISN/APSN 2009 22nd Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Neurochemistry, Busan, Korea