Yasui Wataru

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Name
Yasui Wataru
E-mail
wyasuihiroshima-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Hiroshima University
Degree
Doctor of Medical Science(Hiroshima University), Doctor of Medicine(Hiroshima University)
Research funding number
40191118

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1986
 - 
Jun 1987
Research Assistant, First Department of Pathology, Hiroshima University
 
Jul 1987
 - 
Apr 1989
Research Fellow, Dept. of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, Research Institute of Scripps Clinic
 
May 1989
 - 
Jul 1989
Assistant Professor, First Department of Pathology, Hiroshima University
 
Aug 1989
 - 
Sep 1992
Assistant Professor, First Department of Pathology, Hiroshima University
 
Oct 1992
 - 
May 2000
Associate Professor, First Department of Pathology, Hiroshima University
 

Education

 
Apr 1982
 - 
Mar 1986
Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Hiroshima University
 
Apr 1976
 - 
Mar 1982
Faculty of Medicine, Hiroshima University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Oct 2017
 - 
Sep 2023
Science Council of Japan  Associate Member
 
Aug 2006
 - 
Sep 2008
Science Council of Japan  Associate member
 
May 2016
 - 
May 2020
Japanese Society of Pathology  Vice-chairman
 
Jan 2014
 - 
Dec 2019
Japanese Cancer Association  Director
 
2004
 - 
Mar 2021
International Society of Gastroenterological Carcinogenesis  Director
 

Awards & Honors

 
2013
Distinguished Professor
Winner: Wataru Yasui
 
Nov 2009
Identification of new diagnostic and therapeutic targets of gastric cancer through SAGE data analysis, Hiroshima University President Award
 
May 2008
Transcriptome dissection of gastric cancer - Discovery of seeds from tissue sample and its application to diagnosis and treatment -, Japan Pathology Award
 

Published Papers

 
Kofuji, Satoshi; Hirayama, Akiyoshi; Eberhardt, Alexander Otto; Kawaguchi, Risa; Sugiura, Yuki; Sampetrean, Oltea; Ikeda, Yoshiki; Warren, Mikako; Sakamoto, Naoya; Kitahara, Shuji; Yoshino, Hirofumi; Yamashita, Daisuke; Sumita, Kazutaka; Wolfe, Kara; Lange, Lisa; Ikeda, Satsuki; Shimada, Hiroko; Minami, Noriaki; Malhotra, Akshiv; Morioka, Shin; Ban, Yuki; Asano, Maya; Flanary, Victoria L.; Ramkissoon, Annmarie; Chow, Lionel M. L.; Kiyokawa, Juri; Mashimo, Tomoyuki; Lucey, Greg; Mareninov, Sergey; Ozawa, Tatsuya; Onishi, Nobuyuki; Okumura, Koichi; Terakawa, Jumpei; Daikoku, Takiko; Wise-Draper, Trisha; Majd, Nazanin; Kofuji, Kaori; Sasaki, Mika; Mori, Masaru; Kanemura, Yonehiro; Smith, Eric P.; Anastasiou, Dimitrios; Wakimoto, Hiroaki; Holland, Eric C.; Yong, William H.; Horbinski, Craig; Nakano, Ichiro; DeBerardinis, Ralph J.; Bachoo, Robert M.; Mischel, Paul S.; Yasui, Wataru; Suematsu, Makoto; Saya, Hideyuki; Soga, Tomoyoshi; Grummt, Ingrid; Bierhoff, Holger; Sasaki, Atsuo T.
NATURE CELL BIOLOGY   21(8) 1003-+   Aug 2019   [Refereed]
In many cancers, high proliferation rates correlate with elevation of rRNA and tRNA levels, and nucleolar hypertrophy. However, the underlying mechanisms linking increased nucleolar transcription and tumorigenesis are only minimally understood. He...
Naito, Yutaka; Yamamoto, Yusuke; Sakamoto, Naoya; Shimomura, Iwao; Kogure, Akiko; Kumazaki, Minami; Yokoi, Akira; Yashiro, Masakazu; Kiyono, Tohru; Yanagihara, Kazuyoshi; Takahashi, Ryou-u; Hirakawa, Kosei; Yasui, Wataru; Ochiya, Takahiro
ONCOGENE   38(28) 5566-5579   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Cancer-associated fibroblasts (CAFs), one of the major components of a tumour microenvironment, comprise heterogeneous populations involved in tumour progression. However, it remains obscure how CAF heterogeneity is governed by cancer cells. Here,...
Oue, Naohide; Sentani, Kazuhiro; Sakamoto, Naoya; Uraoka, Naohiro; Yasui, Wataru
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY   24(7) 771-778   Jul 2019   [Refereed][Invited]
Gastric cancer (GC), one of the most common human cancers, is a heterogeneous disease with different phenotypes, prognoses, and responses to treatment. Understanding the pathogenesis of GC at the molecular level is important for prognosis predicti...
Sekino, Yohei; Sakamoto, Naoya; Ishikawa, Akira; Honma, Ririno; Shigematsu, Yoshinori; Hayashi, Tetsutaro; Sentani, Kazuhiro; Oue, Naohide; Teishima, Jun; Matsubara, Akio; Yasui, Wataru
ONCOLOGY REPORTS   41(5) 3111-3118   May 2019   [Refereed]
Cisplatin (CDDP)-based combination chemotherapy is the standard for muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC). However, nearly all patients undergoing CDDP chemotherapy become refractory due to the development of CDDP resistance. Therefore, clarificat...
Sentani, Kazuhiro; Ogawa, Ikuko; Ozasa, Kotaro; Sadakane, Atsuko; Utada, Mai; Tsuya, Takafumi; Kajihara, Hiroki; Yonehara, Shuji; Takeshima, Yukio; Yasui, Wataru; Arihiro, Koji; Omonishi, Kunihiro; Kaneko, Mayumi; Tanaka, Hideo; Kawakami, Hideshi; Kuraoka, Kazuya; Sasaki, Naomi; Sonobe, Hiroshi; Daimaru, Yutaka; Tachiyama, Yoshiro; Nakayama, Hirofumi; Nishisaka, Takashi; Fujihara, Megumu; Mandai, Koichi; Yamadori, Ichiro; Hirai, Yuki; Noma, Jun; Yamada, Hiroyasu
JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MEDICINE   8(5)    May 2019   [Refereed]
Salivary gland neoplasms are uncommon, and their epidemiology in Japan has not been well described. We conducted a retrospective review of salivary gland tumors registered in the Hiroshima Tumor Tissue Registry over a period of 39 years. The subje...

Books etc

 
Lymph node metastasis in gastrointestinal cancer
Oue N, Kitadai Y, Yasui W (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   2019   
WHO Classification of Tumours - 5th Edition, Digestive System Tumours
Carneiro F, Fukayama M, Grabsch HI, Yasui W (Part:Joint Work)
International Agency for Research on Cancer   Jun 2019   ISBN:978-92-832-4499-8
Standard Text Book PT/OT Pathology 4th ed.
Igakushoin   Feb 2017   ISBN:978-4-260-02871-4
Rubin's Pathology, 6th edition
Nov 2017   ISBN:978-4-89013-478-6
Simple Pathology 7th ed.
Hironobu Sasano, Yasunori Okada, Wataru Yasui (Part:Joint Editor)
Nankodo   Aug 2015   ISBN:ISBN978-4-524-26154-3C3047

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Uc.416+A promotes epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition through miR-153 in renal cell carcinoma
Sekino Y, Thang PQ, Honma R, Shigematsu Y, Sakamoto N, Sentani K, Oue N, Teishima J, Yasui W and Matsubara A
The 35th Korea-Japan Urological Congress   6 Dec 2018   
Expression and biological function of ADAM28 in colorectal adenocarcinoma
Hattori T, Sakamoto N, Horie K, Shimoda M, Ishikawa A, Taniyama D, Honma R, Oue N, Sentani K, Hinoi T, Egi H, Ohdan H, Okada Y, Yasui W.
Global Academic Programs conference 2018   15 May 2018   
Significance of CD204 positive tumor-associated macrophages in malignant transformation of colorectal adenoma.
Taniyama D, Taniyama K, Sakamoto N, Sentani K, Oue N, Yamamoto H, Zaitsu J, Saitou A, Kuraoka K, Yasui W
Global Academic Programs conference 2018   15 May 2018   
Transcribed ultraconserved region Uc.63+ promotes resistance to docetaxel through regulation of androgen receptor signaling in prostate cancer.
Sekino Y, Sakamoto N, Goto K, Honma R, Shigematsu Y, Oue N, Sentani K, Teishima J, Yasui W and Matsubara A
19 Apr 2018   
BRAFV600E mutation and loss of CDX2 synergize in serrated colorectal tumorigenesis.
Sakamoto N, Feng Y, Hattori T, Shimoda M, Ishikawa A, Honma R, Hinoi T, Egi H, Ohdan H, Okada Y, Fearon E and Yasui W
The 109th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research   14 Apr 2018