NAKA KAZUHITO

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Name
NAKA KAZUHITO
Nickname
Sakuranaka
E-mail
kanaka55hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Hiroshima University
Section
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Job title
准教授
Research funding number
70372688

Profile

Leukemia stem cells, which are the cell-origin of the vast majority of mature leukemia cells, are responsible for the development and recurrence of leukemia disease. The purpose of my research is to develop novel therapeutics for eradicating leukemia stem cells in vivo.

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1993
 - 
Jun 1995
Researcher, Department of Production, Daicel Corporation
 
Apr 2000
 - 
Jan 2003
Post doctoral fellow, Department of Geriatrics, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontrogy
 
Feb 2003
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Jun 2005
Post doctoral fellow, and Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry
 
Jul 2005
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Feb 2011
Assistant Professor, and Associate Professor, Division of Molecular Genetics, Kanazawa University, Cancer Research Institute
 
Feb 2011
 - 
Mar 2015
Associate Professor, Exploratory Project on Cancer Stem Cells, Kanazawa University, Cancer Research Institute
 

Education

 
 
   
 
Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Medicine.
 
 
   
 
Okayama University Graduate School of Engineering
 

Published Papers

 
Cancer Sci.   107(2) 140-148 doi: 10.1111/cas.12849   2016   [Refereed]
Naka K. (co-corresponding author), Jomen Y., Ishihara K., Kim J.I., Ishimoto T., Bae E., Mohney R.P., Stirdivant S.M., Oshima H., Oshima M., Kim D.-W., Nakauchi H., Takihara Y., Kato Y., Ooshima A., and Kim S.J.
Nat. Commun.   6:8039 doi: 10.1038/ncomms9039    2015   [Refereed]
Naka, Kazuhito;Hoshii, Takayuki;Muraguchi, Teruyuki;Tadokoro, Yuko;Ooshio, Takako;Kondo, Yukio;Nakao, Shinji;Motoyama, Noboru;Hirao, Atsushi
Nature   463(7281) 676-680   2010   [Refereed]
Miyamoto, Kana;Araki, Kiyomi Y.;Naka, Kazuhito;Arai, Fumio;Takubo, Keiyo;Yamazaki, Satoshi;Matsuoka, Sahoko;Miyamoto, Takeshi;Ito, Keisuke;Ohmura, Masako;Chen, Chen;Hosokawa, Kentaro;Nakauchi, Hiromitsu;Nakayama, Keiko;Nakayama, Keiichi I.;Harada, Mine;Motoyama, Noboru;Suda, Toshio;Hirao, Atsushi
Cell Stem Cell   1(1) 101-112   2007   [Refereed]
Takai H.*, Naka K.* (*contributed equally to this work), Okada Y., Watanabe M., Harada N., Saito S., Anderson C. W., Appella E., Nakanishi M., Suzuki H., Nagashima K., Sawa H., Ikeda K. and Motoyama N.
EMBO J.   21(19) 5195-5205   2002   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Naka K., and Hirao A (Part:Joint Work)
CSHL Press   Apr 2017   ISBN:ISBN 978-1-621820-36-9
Naka K. (corresponding author), and Takihara Y., (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   2016   ISBN:ISBN 978-1-4939-4011-0
仲 一仁 (Part:Joint Work)
Apr 2015   
CML幹細胞を標的とした新しい治療戦略
Mar 2014   
TGF-β signaling in Leukemogenesis.
Naka K (corresponding author), Hirao A (Part:Joint Work)
2013   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Novel therapeutic strategy for eliminating CML stem cells [Invited]
Kazuhito Naka
BMS CML Symposium 2017 in Hiroshima   16 Nov 2017   
Novel therapeutic strategy targeting nutrition specific to CML stem cells [Invited]
Kazuhito Naka
10 Oct 2017   
Discovery of Novel Therapeutics Targeting CML Stem Cells by Duolink Technology [Invited]
Kazuhito Naka
30 Aug 2017   
Novel therapeutic strategy targeting nutrient supply of chronic myelogenous leukemia stem cells [Invited]
Kazuhito Naka, and Wataru Yasu
Special Session TMPD Pathology Meeting Series   11 May 2017   
Novel therapeutic strategy targeting nutrient supply of chronic myelogenous leukemia stem cells
Kazuhito Naka, Yoshihiro Takihara, Ichinohe Tatsuo, Eisuke Hida, Yukio Kato, Wataru Yasui, and Seong-Jin Kim
Global Academic Programs (GAP) 2017 Conference   9 May 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
JSPS: KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B))
Project Year: 2017 - 2019
JSPS: KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Research (Exploratory))
Project Year: 2017 - 2018