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Akama Takeshi

Akama Takeshi
Affiliation and department:
Research field  (3): Cell biology ,  Clinical pharmacy ,  Physiology
Research keywords  (2): Endocrinology ,  Bio-engineering
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (4):
  • 2011 - 2013 The analysis of the molecular mechanism that Mycobacterium leprae interacts with its host cells and parasites.
  • 2012 - 2012 Elucidation of the hosts and infection route of Mycobacterium ulcerans causing Buruli ulcer
  • 2012 - 2012 Analysis of marine water flora influenced by tidal wave
  • 2009 - 2010 The analysis of gene expression regulated by short RNA expressed highly in Mycobacterium leprae
Papers (32):
  • Mihara H, Kugawa M, Sayo K, Tao F, Shinohara M, Nishikawa M, Sakai Y, Akama T, Kojima N. Improved Oxygen Supply to Multicellular Spheroids Using A Gas-permeable Plate and Embedded Hydrogel Beads. Cells. 2019. 8. 6
  • Buras ED, Converso-Baran K, Davis CS, Akama T, Hikage F, Michele DE, Brooks SV, Chun TH. Fibro-Adipogenic Remodeling of the Diaphragm in Obesity-Associated Respiratory Dysfunction. Diabetes. 2019. 68. 1. 45-56
  • Akama T, Chun TH. Transcription factor 21 (TCF21) promotes proinflammatory interleukin 6 expression and extracellular matrix remodeling in visceral adipose stem cells. The Journal of biological chemistry. 2018. 293. 17. 6603-6610
  • Richard H. Barnes, Takeshi Akama, Miina K. Ohman, Moon-Sook Woo, Julian Bahr, Stephen J. Weiss, Daniel T. Eitzman, Tae-Hwa Chun. Membrane-Tethered Metalloproteinase Expressed by Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells Limits the Progression of Proliferative Atherosclerotic Lesions. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION. 2017. 6. 7
  • Akama T, Leung BM, Labuz J, Takayama S, Chun TH. Designing 3-D Adipospheres for Quantitative Metabolic Study. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 2017. 1566. 177-183
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MISC (2):
Books (2):
  • タイリングアレイを用いたらい菌全ゲノムにおける発現部位の検出
    2009
  • サイログロブリンが持つ古典的機能と新たな役割
    内分泌・糖尿病科 2007
Lectures and oral presentations  (14):
  • Development of testis structure in vitro and its application to toxic assays.
    (92nd annual meeting of The Japanese Tissue Culture Association 2019)
  • High-performance iPS-derived hepatocytes by fabricating 3D Culture.
    (Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS) European Chapter Meeting 2019 2019)
  • Transcription factor 21 (TCF21) underlies IL6-dependent and -independent ECM remodeling in visceral adipose tissues.
    (ENDO2018 2018)
  • Transcription Factor 21 Promotes the Expression of IL-6 and Genes Related to Extracellular Matrix Remodeling in Visceral Adipose-Derived Stem Cells.
    (Department of Internal Medicine Research Symposium. 2016)
  • TSHあるいはサイログロブリンによって制御され甲状腺細胞の増殖を調節する microRNAの同定と解析
    (第57回日本甲状腺学会 2014)
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Education (3):
  • 2002 - 2007 The University of Tokyo Department of Animal Resource Sciences (Ph.D. in Agriculture)
  • 2000 - 2002 The University of Tokyo Department of Animal Resource Sciences (Master of Agriculture)
  • 1996 - 2000 The University of Tokyo Major in Animal Life Sciences (Bachelor of Agriculture)
Professional career (1):
  • 博士(農学) (東京大学)
Work history (5):
  • 2019/10 - 現在 National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO) Institute of Agrobiological Sciences (NIAS) Senior Researcher
  • 2019/04 - 2019/09 Yokohama City University Graduate School of Nanobioscience Associate Professor (Lecturer)
  • 2018/06 - 2019/03 Yokohama City University Graduate School of Nanobioscience Assistant Professor
  • 2013/05 - 2018/05 The University of Michigan Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND), Department of Internal Medicine Research fellow
  • 2007/04 - 2013/05 National Institute of Infectious Diseases Postdoctoral fellow
Awards (4):
  • 2019/07 - The Japanese Tissue Culture Association English presentation award
  • 2014/11 - Japan Thyroid Association Thyroid Basic Research Award
  • 2008/05 - Japan Endocrine Society Young Investigator Award
  • 2007/11 - Japan Thyroid Association Young Investigator Award
Association Membership(s) (1):
The Japan Endocrine Society
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