Takeuchi, Tsutomu

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Takeuchi, Tsutomu
Keio University
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School of Medicine


PRESENT General Director, Keio University Hospital Division of Rheumatology,Department of Internal Medicine,School of Medicine, Keio UniversityProfessor of Internal Medicine, Chief of Rheumatology, School of Medicine, Keio University 35 Shinanomachi, SHINJYUKU, TOKYO 160-8582, JAPAN Tel: 3-5363-3147, Fax: 3-5363-3149 EDUCATION Keio University, Faculty of Medicine, MD 1980 Keio University, Faculty of Medicine, PhD 1984 TRAINING INTERNSHIP & RESIDENCES 1980-1983: Resident on Internal Medicine, Keio University Hospital RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 1980-1984: Clinical and research fellow, Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Keio University 1985-1986: Research Fellow, Tumor Immunology (Prof. S.Schlossman), Dana-Farber Cancer Institute ACADEMIC APOINTMENTS 1984-1985: Research associate, Rheumatology/Clinical Immunology, Keio University Faculty of Medicine 1986-1988: Associate of Medicine, Saitama Medical University 1989-1992: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Saitama Medical University 1993-1998: Associate Professor of Medicine, Saitama Medical University 1998-2009: Professor of Medicine, Saitama Medical University 2004-2009: Vice dean of Saitama Medical University 2009-present: Professor of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Keio University 2011.10-2013.9  The assistant dean, School of Medicine, Keio University 2013 October. General Director, Keio University Hospital EDITORIAL ACTIVITY 1992-: Editorial board of Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases 1999-2007: Associate editor of Modern Rheumatology 2008-2009: Transmitting Editor of Modern Rheumatology 1999-present: Editorial board of Japanese Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 2001-present: Editorial board of Clinical Rheumatology (ILAR) 2005-2007: Editorial Board of Clinical Immunology (USA) 2008-present: Editorial Board of Rheumatology (British Society for Rheumatology:BSR) 2012 Editorial Board of Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 2013-Associated Editor of Rheumatology

Research Areas


Published Papers

Kondo Y., Suzuki K., Inoue Y., Sakata K., Takahashi C., Takeshita M., Kassai Y., Miyazaki T., Morita R., Niki Y., Kaneko Y., Yasuoka H., Yamaoka K., Yoshimura A., Takeuchi T.
Arthritis Research and Therapy   21(1) 14   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
© 2019 The Author(s). Background: Ultrasonography (US) can directly demonstrate joint inflammation, including grayscale (GS) signs of synovial hypertrophy and power Doppler (PD) techniques to demonstrate increased blood flow and vascularization. R...
Takeuchi T, Tanaka Y, Soen S, Yamanaka H, Yoneda T, Tanaka S, Nitta T, Okubo N, Genant HK, van der Heijde D
Annals of the rheumatic diseases      Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Taylor Peter C., Saurigny Didier, Vencovsky Jiri, Takeuchi Tsutomu, Nakamura Tadashi, Matsievskaia Galina, Hunt Barbara, Wagner Thomas, Souberbielle Bernard
ARTHRITIS RESEARCH & THERAPY   21(1) 101   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Tokuhira M, Saito S, Suzuki K, Higashi M, Momose S, Shimizu T, Mori T, Kimura Y, Amano K, Okamoto S, Takeuchi T, Tamaru JI, Kizaki M
Leukemia & lymphoma   1-8   Apr 2019   [Refereed]


Akiyama M., Yasuoka H., Yoshimoto K., Takeuchi T.
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases   77(9) 1386-1387   Sep 2018
Hasegawa T., Kaneko Y., Izumi K., Takeuchi T.
Revue du Rhumatisme (Edition Francaise)   85(3) 300-302   May 2018
Matsumoto K., Kaneko Y., Takeuchi T.
Internal Medicine   57(17) 2599-2599   2018
Takeuchi T.
Proceedings of the Japan Academy Series B: Physical and Biological Sciences   94(1) 56-57   2018
© 2018 The Japan Academy. Molecules involved in the disease process facilitated our understanding of pathogenesis of the disease with unknown etiology such as immune-mediated and inflammatory diseases. Moreover, the targeted therapies against the ...
Akiyama M., Yasuoka H., Takeuchi T.
Annals of Hematology   96(12) 2117-2119   Dec 2017

Teaching Experience


Research Grants & Projects

MEXT,JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): 竹内 勤
Investigation of regulatory mechanism of secretary protein kinase and its application for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
MEXT,JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): 竹内 勤
We have identified FAM20A which regulates post-transcriptional protein modification as a molecule associated with pathophysiology of rheumatoid arthritis in the previous research using peripheral blood. In this research, we generated anti-FAM20A a...