基本情報

所属
岡山大学 大学院医歯薬学総合研究科 システム生理学 助教
Harvard University Visiting Scholar
学位
博士(医学)(名古屋大学)

研究者番号
50432258
J-GLOBAL ID
200901017959682273

外部リンク

Ken is currently a Principal Investigator at Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Japan. He directs research groups focused on cardiovascular regenerative medicine, ischemia-reperfusion injury in which he holds a patent, and space medicine/biology. His interests also extend to physics simulation including finite element analysis and molecular dynamics. At the Harvard Medical School, Ken is collaborating with Professor Donald Ingber aiming to establish ischemia-reperfusion injury model using the organ-on-a-chip technology.

Ken received his Ph.D. in Medicine from Nagoya University. He is a member of the Cellular Biology of the Heart Working Group in European Society of Cardiology, and a councilor of the Physiological Society of Japan. He serves on the Editorial Boards of journals including AIMS Biophysics, Mechanobiology, and Biology and Medicine. He received several awards such as Award for Outstanding Research Achievement and Award for Outstanding Contribution to Education. Ken is also running a joint research about space medicine with PD AeroSpace, LTD. He is a finisher of an Ironman Triathlon race.

論文

  38

MISC

  26

書籍等出版物

  5

講演・口頭発表等

  73

共同研究・競争的資金等の研究課題

  11

産業財産権

  2

学術貢献活動

  1

社会貢献活動

  5

その他

  2
  • 2006年12月 - 2006年12月
    Swim 3.9 km, Bike 190 km, Run 42.2 kmのアイアンマントライアスロン(2006年西オーストラリア大会)を完走
  • 2004年2月 - 2004年2月
    2004年2月25日から3月5日までつくば宇宙センターで行われた第2回JAXA有人閉鎖実験に被験者として参加し、完遂