Shuhei Nakamura

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Shuhei Nakamura
Osaka University
Job title
Assistant Professor

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2016
Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics, Graduate School of Medicine,, Osaka University
Nov 2015
Mar 2016
postdoc, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing
Nov 2013
Oct 2015
International Incoming Fellowships (IIF) - Marie Curie Actions, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing
Nov 2011
Oct 2013
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research Abroad, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing


Mar 2008
Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University

Awards & Honors

CECAD Career-Promoting Grant for Senior Postdoctoral Scientists, DFG
Sep 2015
Molecular Basis of Aging and Disease, Poster Award (1st place) and Fellowship, COLD SPRING HARBOR ASIA CONFERENCES
Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship, EU
特別研究員(DC1), 日本学術振興会

Published Papers

Tiku V, Jain C, Raz Y, Nakamura S, Heestand B, Liu W, Späth M, Suchiman HED, Müller RU, Slagboom PE, Partridge L, Antebi A
Nature communications   8 16083   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Sasai M, Sakaguchi N, Ma JS, Nakamura S, Kawabata T, Bando H, Lee Y, Saitoh T, Akira S, Iwasaki A, Standley DM, Yoshimori T, Yamamoto M
Nature immunology      Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Yoshimori T
Journal of cell science      Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Hasegawa J, Yoshimori T
Autophagy      Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Wang D, Hou L, Nakamura S, Su M, Li F, Chen W, Yan Y, Green CD, Chen D, Zhang H, Antebi A, Han JJ
Aging cell      Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Martens S, Nakamura S, Yoshimori T
Journal of molecular biology      Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Nishimura T, Nakamura S, Tanaka M
Sexual development : genetics, molecular biology, evolution, endocrinology, embryology, and pathology of sex determination and differentiation      Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Karalay Ö, Jäger PS, Horikawa M, Klein C, Nakamura K, Latza C, Templer SE, Dieterich C, Antebi A
Nature communications   7 10944   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Nishimura T, Herpin A, Kimura T, Hara I, Kawasaki T, Nakamura S, Yamamoto Y, Saito TL, Yoshimura J, Morishita S, Tsukahara T, Kobayashi S, Naruse K, Shigenobu S, Sakai N, Schartl M, Tanaka M
Development (Cambridge, England)   141(17) 3363-3369   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Horn M, Geisen C, Cermak L, Becker B, Nakamura S, Klein C, Pagano M, Antebi A
Developmental cell      Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Watakabe I, Nishimura T, Picard JY, Toyoda A, Taniguchi Y, di Clemente N, Tanaka M
Development (Cambridge, England)   139 2283-2287   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Watakabe I, Nishimura T, Toyoda A, Taniguchi Y, Tanaka M
PloS one   7 e29982   2012   [Refereed]
[Germline stem cells and sex differentiation in medaka (Oryzias latipes)].
Nakamura S, Kobayashi K, Nishimura T, Tanaka M
Seikagaku. The Journal of Japanese Biochemical Society   83 627-632   Jul 2011   [Refereed]
Ovarian germline stem cells in the teleost fish, medaka (Oryzias latipes).
Nakamura S, Kobayashi K, Nishimura T, Tanaka M
International journal of biological sciences   7 403-409   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Kobayashi K, Nishimura T, Higashijima S, Tanaka M
Science (New York, N.Y.)   328(5985) 1561-1563   Jun 2010   [Refereed]
Herpin A, Braasch I, Kraeussling M, Schmidt C, Thoma EC, Nakamura S, Tanaka M, Schartl M
PLoS genetics   6 e1000844   Feb 2010   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Kurokawa H, Asakawa S, Shimizu N, Tanaka M
Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists   238 2652-2657   Oct 2009   [Refereed]
Herpin A, Nakamura S, Wagner TU, Tanaka M, Schartl M
Nucleic acids research   37(5) 1510-1520   Apr 2009   [Refereed]
Aoki Y, Nakamura S, Ishikawa Y, Tanaka M
Zoological science   26(2) 112-118   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Saito D, Tanaka M
Development, growth & differentiation   50(6) 415-419   Aug 2008   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Aoki Y, Saito D, Kuroki Y, Fujiyama A, Naruse K, Tanaka M
Molecular reproduction and development   75 472-476   Mar 2008   [Refereed]
Kurokawa H, Saito D, Nakamura S, Katoh-Fukui Y, Ohta K, Baba T, Morohashi K, Tanaka M
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   104(43) 16958-16963   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Saito D, Morinaga C, Aoki Y, Nakamura S, Mitani H, Furutani-Seiki M, Kondoh H, Tanaka M
Developmental biology   310(2) 280-290   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Morinaga C, Saito D, Nakamura S, Sasaki T, Asakawa S, Shimizu N, Mitani H, Furutani-Seiki M, Tanaka M, Kondoh H
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   104(23) 9691-9696   Jun 2007   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Kobayashi D, Aoki Y, Yokoi H, Ebe Y, Wittbrodt J, Tanaka M
Developmental biology   295(2) 678-688   Jul 2006   [Refereed]
Kurokawa H, Aoki Y, Nakamura S, Ebe Y, Kobayashi D, Tanaka M
Development, growth & differentiation   48(3) 209-221   Apr 2006   [Refereed]


中村 修平, Karalay Oezlem, Jaeger Philipp S., Horikawa Makoto, Klein Corinna, Nakamura Kayo, Latza Christian, Templer Sven E., Dieterich Christoph, Antebi Adam
日本生化学会大会・日本分子生物学会年会合同大会講演要旨集   88回・38回 [4T特-11(3P1187)]   Dec 2015
83(7) 627-632   Jul 2011
中村修平, 小林佳代, 西村俊哉, 田中実
細胞工学   29(7) 664-669   Jun 2010

Research Grants & Projects

Project Year: Oct 2017 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Shuhei Nakamura
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2009 - 2010    Investigator(s): Shuhei NAKAMURA
There is no direct evidence that germline stem cells and their niche are present in the vertebrate adult ovary. We identified the testis cord-like network structure, termed 'ovarian cords', which is composed of sox9b-expressing cells and germ cell...