KIMATA Koji

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Name
KIMATA Koji
Affiliation
Aichi Medical University
Section
Research Complex for the Medicine Frontiers
Job title
Professor Emeritus & Chief
Degree
Ph. D.(Nagoya University)

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1966
Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Nagoya University
 
 
 - 
1967
Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Nagoya University
 
 
 - 
1964
Faculty of Science, Nagoya University
 

Committee Memberships

 
1990
   
 
The Japanese biochemical Society  
 
1987
   
 
Japanese Society for Connective Tissue Research  
 
1992
   
 
Japan Society for Cell Biology  
 
1994
   
 
The Japanese Society of Cartilage Metabolism  
 
1998
   
 
The Japanese Society for Tissue Engineering  
 

Misc

 
Modification of cell-substrate interactions by a proteoglycan (PG-M) is a key factor for limb bud chondrogenesis.
Cell Differ Deveop   27(S80)    1988
The presence of heparan sulfate proteoglycans in the neuritic plaques and congophilic angiopathy in Alzheimer's disease.
Am J Pathol   133(3) 456-463   1988
Hyaluronic acid modulates proliferation of mouse dermal fibroblasts in culture.
J Cell Sci   90 265-273   1988
Hyaluronic acid-dependent change in the extracellular matrix of mouse dermal fibroblasts that is conducive to cell proliferation.
J Cell Sci   90 275-286   1988

Research Grants & Projects

 
Structures and functions of extracellular matrix molecules involved in tissue-differentiation and organogenesis(particularly, of cartilage)
Cell-surface receptors for extracellular matrix molecules
Roles of extracellular matrix in cancer metastasis
Regeneration of cartilaginous tissues
Studies on the application of glycosaminoglycan derivatives.