Ohigashi Izumi

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Ohigashi Izumi
The University of Tokushima
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Awards & Honors

Nov 2013
胸腺上皮細胞亜集団の分化・分岐機構の研究, 若手研究者学長表彰受賞, Tokushima University
Winner: Izumi Ohigashi

Published Papers

Takahama Y, Ohigashi I, Murata S, Tanaka K
Immunogenetics      Oct 2018   [Refereed]
EJ Cosway, Izumi Ohigashi, K Schauble, SM Parnell, WE Jenkinson, S Luther, Yousuke Takahama, G Anderson
The Journal of Immunology   Vol.201(No.2) 516-523   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Mie Sakata, Izumi Ohigashi, Yousuke Takahama
The Journal of Immunology   Vol.200(No.4) 1382-1388   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
The molecular and cellular biology of thymic epithelial cells (TECs) often relies on the analysis of TECs isolated in enzymatically digested single-cell suspensions derived from mouse thymus. Many independent studies have reported that the estimat...
Takeuchi A, Ozawa M, Kanda Y, Kozai M, Ohigashi I, Kurosawa Y, Rahman MA, Kawamura T, Shichida Y, Umemoto E, Miyasaka M, Ludewig B, Takahama Y, Nagasawa T, Katakai T
Frontiers in immunology   9 2196   2018   [Refereed]
Mina Kozai, Yuki Kubo, Tomoya Katakai, Hiroyuki Kondo, Hiroshi Kiyonari, Karin Schaeuble, Sanjiv A. Luther, Naozumi Ishimaru, Izumi Ohigashi, Yousuke Takahama
The Journal of Experimental Medicine   Vol.214(No.7) 1925-1935   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
The chemokine receptor CCR7 directs T cell relocation into and within lymphoid organs, including the migration of developing thymocytes into the thymic medulla. However, how three functional CCR7 ligands in mouse, CCL19, CCL21Ser, and CCL21Leu, di...


Yousuke Takahama, Izumi Ohigashi, Song Baik, Graham Anderson
Nature Reviews. Immunology   Vol.17(No.5) 295-305   May 2017
In the thymus, diverse populations of thymic epithelial cells (TECs), including cortical and medullary TECs and their subpopulations, have distinct roles in coordinating the development and repertoire selection of functionally competent and self-t...
Izumi Ohigashi, Yousuke Takahama
自己免疫疾患の発症機構と治療 実験医学増刊号   30-36   2015
Izumi Ohigashi, Yousuke Takahama
Clinical immunology & allergology   Vol.56(No.3) 232-237   Sep 2011
Izumi Ohigashi, Yousuke Takahama
Infection, Inflammation & Immunity   Vol.41 60-62   2011

Association Memberships


Research Grants & Projects

Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): 大東 いずみ
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): 高濱 洋介
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): OHIGASHI Izumi
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): OHIGASHI Izumi
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): TAKAHAMA Yousuke