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Group Photo(2020)
Apr. 2020: In Higashiyama-campus, Nagoya University. Ms. Nagata, Dr. Kawade, Dr. Horiuchi, Ms. Higuchi, Dr. Sobue from the left in the front. Dr. Yamanaka, Ms, Shimogawa, Ms. Maekawa, Ms. Kakimi, Dr. Watanabe, Dr. Komine from the left in the middle. Dr. Oiwa, Ms. Kato, Ms. Wang, Mr. Sakai, Dr. Hahsimoto from the left in the back.


Group Photo(2020)
Apr. 2020: In Higashiyama-campus, Nagoya University. Dr. Sobue, Ms. Maekawa, Dr. Hashimoto, Ms. Murata, Ms. Kakimi from the left in the front. Ms. Wang, Dr. Horiuchi, Ms. Shimogawa, Ms. Higuchi, Dr. Watanabe, Dr. Komine from the left in the middle. Dr. Oiwa, Mr. Sakai, Ms. Kato, Dr. Yamanaka from the left in the back.

Lab members

Professor

Yamanaka Photo(2018) Koji Yamanaka M.D., Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae

  • Koji Yamanaka

    Born in Sep. 1967


    Positions and Employments

    • 1992-1996 Medical Residency (Dept. of Neurology, Kyoto University Hospital, Dept. of Medicine, Fukui Red Cross Hospital, Fukui, and Dept. of Neurology, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo.)
    • 1996-2000 PhD. program, Graduate school of Medicine, Kyoto University
    • 2000-2001 Research associate, Department of Neurology, Graduate school of Medicine, Kyoto University
    • 2001-2006 Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, San Diego and Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, USA
    • 2006-2009 Unit Leader (Principal Investigator), Yamanaka Research Unit, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
    • 2009-2014 Laboratory head, Laboratory for Motor Neuron Disease, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
    • 2010-2013 Joint affiliated associate professor, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
    • 2011-2013 Joint affiliated Professor, Brain Science Institute, Saitama University; Hiroshima University
    • 2013-current Professor, Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Nagoya University

    Other Experience

    • 1992 Japan #344441 (Japanese National License to practice medicine)
    • 1996 Diplomat, Japanese Board of Neurology (#2299)

    Professional Memberships

    • Society for Neuroscience
    • American Academy of Neurology
    • Japanese Society of Neurology
    • The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
    • The Japan Neuroscience Society
    • The Japanese Society for Neurochemistry
    • The Japanese Biochemical Society

    Journal Editor

    • Associate Editor, FEBS Open Bio
    • Section Editor(Neuroscience and Disease), Neuroscience Research
    • Editorial Board, Molecular Brain
    • Associate Editor, Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology

    Honors (Selected)

    • 2004 Muscular Dystrophy Association: Carrier Development Award, USA
    • 2013 Year 2013 Award, Japanese Society of Neurology


iD https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4655-0035
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Visiting Researcher

Kotaro Oiwa M.D.

Technical Staff

Harumi Higuchi

Chihiro Kakimi

Noriko Nagata

Yuri Murata

Graduate Students

Mai Horiuchi M.D. (D3)

Ritsuko Shimogawa (D3)

Wang Ting (D3)

Kei Hashimoto D.V.M. (D2)

Kasumi Maekawa (D2)

Shohei Sakai (D1)

Secretaries

Takako Kato

Guest Professor

Takashi Saito Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Neurocognitive Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya City University)

OB & OGs

Hirofumi Yamashita M.D., Ph.D. (Japanese Red Cross Wakayama Medical Center)

Shoji Watanabe Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Kansai Medical University)

Jurate Lasiene Ph.D.(PSI CRO AG, United Kingdom)

Hitomi Tusiji Ph.D.(Lecturer, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University)

Shijie Jin Ph.D. (Tufts University, USA)

Hiroshi Sato (Graduated in March, 2012)

Shinji Nagatsu (Graduated in March, 2013)

Mizuki Hatano (Graduated in March, 2015)

Syuhei Ohnuma (Graduated in March, 2017)

Kohei Nishino M.D. (Training for Medical Research in 2014-2017, Graduated in March, 2018)

Mayumi Oishi (Training for Medical Research in 2013)

Hanae Nomura (Training for Medical Research in 2014)

Saori Ikeda (Training for Medical Research in 2014)

Sho Okazaki (Training for Medical Research in 2015)

Akira Miyazaki (Training for Medical Research in 2015)

Nao Adachi (Training for Medical Research in 2016)

Taito Kurita (Training for Medical Research in 2016)

Hajime Kidou (Training for Medical Research in 2017)

Hidekazu Inami (Training for Medical Research in 2017)

Keishi Natsume (Training for Medical Research in 2018)

Shunichi Iida (Training for Medical Research in 2018)

Yuri Banno (Training for Medical Research in 2019)

Chitose Imai (Training for Medical Research in 2019)

Yukako Kinoshita (Training for Medical Research in 2020)

Sosuke Sakakibara (Training for Medical Research in 2020)

Ryutaro Yamazaki (School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University)

Ayaka Ueda (School of Science, Nagoya University)

Mio Nakashima (School of Science, Nagoya University)

Yuki Watakabe (School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University)

Yusei Inui (School of Science, Nagoya University)

Yuka Miyoshi (Technical staff, Osaka University)

Asako Nishikawa (Secretary, RIEM, Nagoya University)

Ikuyo Inoue (RIKEN technical staff)

Kumi Kaneko (RIKEN technical staff)

Noriko Fujimori-Tonou (RIKEN technical staff)

Asako Furuya (RIKEN technical staff)

Naoko Kume (RIKEN technical staff)

Masae Sato (RIKEN technical staff)

Ayane Kataoka (RIKEN technical staff)

Kuniko Tanaka (RIKEN assistant)

Milun Liu (Research student in 2015-2017)

Kenta Maruyama (Master course in 2016)