OKURA Masaya

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Name
OKURA Masaya
Affiliation
Osaka University
Section
Graduate School of Dentistry, Course for Integrated Oral Sciences and Stomatology, The 1st Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
DDS Ph.D(Osaka University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1993
 - 
1994
Fellow of Japanese Junior Scientists
 
1995
 - 
1997
Research Associate, Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka University
 
1997
 - 
2002
Assistant Professor, Osaka University Dental Hospital, OMFS
 
1998
 - 
2000
Research Associate The Ben May Institute for Cancer Research,
 
 
   
 
Center for Molecular Oncology, The University of Chicago
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1985
Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2000
Medical Award of The Osaka Medical Research Foundation for Incurable Diseases
 

Misc

 
Expression of S-100 protein and glial fibrillary acidic protein in cultured submandibular gland epithelial cells and salivary gland tissues : Histogenetic implication for salivary gland tumors.
American Journal of Pathology   148 1709-1716   1996

Books etc

 
Lymph Node Metastasis. Pandalai SG. ed., Recent Res. Developments in Cancer, vol. 4 part 1
Transworld Research Network   2002   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Differentiation of salivary ductal stem cell into acinar cell and differentiation approach of salivary gland tumors
Immunological significance for regional lymph node histology and analysis of lymph metastasis in oral carcinoma
Effect of Activin and Follistatin on Cell Kinetics of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cell Lines