Research Institute for Radiation Biology and Medicine

Department Professor Research Keyword
Cellular Biology Satoshi Tashiro Ionizing radiation, chromosome abnormalities, DNA repair, higher order nuclear architectures
Molecular Radiobiology    
Disease Model Osamu
Genetically-engineered mice, Mouse models for human diseases
Genetics and Cell Biology Shinya Matsuura Medical genetics, Chromosome maintenance, Radiosensitivity, Primary cilia, Genome editing, Primary microcephaly
Human Genetics Yukihito Higashi Endothelial cell, Vascular function, Rho-associated kinase, Angiogenesis, Regenerative medicine for radiation injury
Molecular Oncology Toshiya
Experimental Oncology Kenji
Radiation biology, Radiation-induced carcinogenesis, Radiation disaster medicine, Low dose radiation effects
Stem Cell Biology Tomonobu Watanabe Acute radiation injury and late-onset radiation effect, Hematopoietic stem cells, Leukemic stem cells
Radiation Disaster Medicine Nobuyuki Hirohashi Molecular mechanisms of hypoxic response, Genomic analyses, Nuclear/Radiation disaster medicine
Hematology and Oncology Tatsuo Ichinohe Hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation, adoptive cellular therapy, immunobioinformatics, low-dose/low dose-rate irradiation, zebrafish, mesenchymal stem/stromal cells, quality-of-life/patient-reported outcome(QOL/PRO)
Surgical Oncology Morihito Okada Surgical oncology, Esophageal cancer, Lung cancer, Breast cancer, Mesothelioma, Surgery, Endoscopic surgery, Thoracosocopic surgery, Chemotherapy, Chemoradiotherapy, Immunotherapy, Oncogenes, Gene therapy, PET, Biomarker, Liquid biopsy
Epidemiology Hideshi Kawakami  
Environmetrics and Biometrics Shinji
Radiation Biophysics Hiroshi
radiological protection, dosimetry, radiation measurement, health risk assessment, Fukushima Daiichi accident, UNSCEAR
Radiation Information Registry Chief


Department Professor Research Keyword
General Medicine Masanori
Helicobacter pylori infection, Gastric cancer, Metabolic syndrome, Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Hepatic stellate cell, Medical big data, Behavioral change post COVID, Probiotics, Kampo medicine, Vascular malformations, Cancer survivor, Frailty
Medical Informatics and Systems Management Naoki
Endoscopy and Medicine Shinji Tanaka Endoscopy, Gastroenterology, Esophageal cancer, Gastric cancer, Colorectal cancer,Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Small intestine
Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology   Autoimmune diseases, collagen vascular diseases, rheumatoid arthritis, joint destruction, autoantibodies, osteoclasts, osteoblasts, lymphocytes, synovial cells
Infectious Diseases Hiroki
Resistant organism, Surgical site infection, Antimicrobial, Nosocomial infection
Rehabilitation Medicine Hiaroaki Kimura motion analysis,joint proprioception,3 dimensional scanner,Three-dimensional accelerometer,joint sense,CRPS,lymphedema,rotation angle,Robotic orthosis,amputation brace artificial limb
Anatomical Pathology Koji
Genetic instability, Pancreas cancer and cytology, Breast cancer and cytology, Endometrial cancer and cytology, fluolescence in situ hybridization (FISH)
Nephrology Takao Masaki Chronic kidney disease (CKD), Hemodialysis, Peritoneal dialysis, Epigenetics, Senescence, Mesenchymal stem cells, Salt-sensitive hypertension
Plastic Surgery    
Clinical Oncology Kazuhiko Sugiyama  
Genetic Medicine Takao
Dental Education(Advanced General Dentistry) Hiroyuki
Dentistry Clinical Training Course, Dental Education, Health Communication
Special Care Dentistry Yoshiyuki
Aging and developmental adaptation, Disease prevention and control, Central cardiovascular control, Congenital heart defects, Muscle sympathetic nerve activity
Pharmaceutical Services Hiroaki Matsuo Proper use of drugs, Therapeutic drug monitoring, Extravasation, Food allergy, Drug allergy, Drug information, Safety of medicine

Natural Science Center for Basic Research and Development

Department Professor Research Keyword
Natural Science Center for Basic Research and Development Eiso
Pediatric oncology, oncology science, telomere and telomerase, regenerative medicine, infectious disease
Yusuke Sotomaru

Reproductive engineering technique, experimental animal, genetically-modified animal, clone technology

Brain, Mind and KANSEI Sciences Research Center

Department Professor Research Keyword
Brain Function Imaging Ayumu Matani Brain Function Imaging, Cognitive NeuroEngineering, EEG, Electric Intervention, Bio-signal Processing, Earth-strength Magnetic Stimulation

Translational Research Center

Department Professor Research Keyword
Translational Research Daisuke Sugiyama  

Office of Research and Academia-Government-Community Collaboration

Department Professor Research Keyword
Microbial Genomics and Ecology Fumito Maruyama Genome microbiology (viruses, bacteria, fungi), environmental microbiology, infectious diseases, microbial ecology, hygiene and microbiology, bioaerosols, microbiology of the built environment, bioinformatics, microbiome