KURATA Atsushi

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KURATA Atsushi
Tokyo Medical University
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pathology
Job title
Research Associate
Doctorial Thesis (Medicine)(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Research Associate, Tokyo University Hospital
Research Associate, Faculty of Medicine,
Kyorin University School of Medicine
(Mar. to Oct.) Giessen University, Germany


Human Pathology, Graduate School, Division of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo

Published Papers

Differentiated thyroid cancer: Why does it affect predominantly women during the reproductive period and have higher incidence of mutual association with breast cancer?
KURATA Atsushi
Med Hypotheses   122 5-7   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Difference in immunohistochemical characteristics between Takayasu arteritis and giant cell arteritis: it may be better to distinguish them in the same age.
Kurata A, Saito A, Hashimoto H, Fujita K, Ohno SI, Kamma H, Nagao T, Kobayashi S, Yamashina A, Kuroda M.
29(6) 992-1001   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Fascin as a useful marker for identifying neural components in immature teratomas of human ovary and those derived from murine embryonic stem cells.
KURATA Atsushi
38(4) 377-385   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Expression level of microRNA-200c is associated with cell morphology in vitro and histological differentiation through regulation of ZEB1/2 and E-cadherin in gastric carcinoma.
Kurata A, Yamada M, Ohno SI, Inoue S, Hashimoto H, Fujita K, Takanashi M, Kuroda M.
Oncol Rep   39(1) 91-100   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Vascular smooth muscle cell maturation stage and Ki-67 index are diagnostic biomarkers for pathologic grade of ovarian teratoma.
Hongo-Kohama M, Kurata A, Hashimoto H, Fujita K, Horiuchi H, Nagao T, Kuroda M.
Int J Gynecol Pathol   36(6) 582-592   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Case report of 2 sudden deaths after surgery for bone fracture: Usefulness of immunohistochemical analysis of coronary artery for identifying acute myocardial infarction.
Kurata A, Nishida J, Koyama T, Miki T, Hashimoto H, Yamamoto K, Kuroda M.
Medicine   96(21) e7006   May 2017   [Refereed]
Hashimoto H, Kurata A, Kikuchi H, Masuda Y, Fujita K, Okuyama R, Inoue S, Horiuchi H, Kuroda M.
Pathol Int   67(5) 247-255   May 2017   [Refereed]
Hashimoto H, Kurata A, Fujiwara M, Hara K, Matsumoto J, Kusakabe M, Tachibana K, Nashiro T, Terado Y, Akahane M, Usui K, Suzuki Y, Kondo H, Kamma H, Kuroda M, Horiuchi H.
Am J Surg Pathol   40(10) 1380-1389   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Quantitative nucleic features are effective for discrimination of intraductal proliferative lesions of the breast.
KURATA Atsushi
7 1   Jan 2016   [Refereed]


Thromboangiitis obliterans : classic and new morphological features.
Virchows Archiv   436, 59-67    2000
Clinico-pathological study of intracrarial fusiform and dolichoectatic aneurysms.
Stroke   31 896-900   2000
Pathol Int   53(9) 608-615   2003


Buerger's disease as a perivasculitis - Pathogeresis and differential diagnosis
2001 - 2002

Research Grants & Projects

Etiology of Buerger's Disease and Its Differential Diagnosis
Project Year: 1996   
Pathogenesis of granulomatous disease
Project Year: 2003 - 2006