Laboratory of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology

Welcome to our laboratory!

Our laboratory aim to contribute to the development of regenerative medicine by investigating the biology of functional stem cells and its related factors, especially the hypoxic stimuli.


August 2018 

Mr Allakhvediev Elvin (State Univesity of Moscow) and Ms. Christine Chang (National Taiwan Univesity) completed Tsukuba Summer Research Program 2018 in Ohneda Lab. We hope you enjoyed your stay in Tsukuba.

July 2018 

Prof. Ohneda co-authored study titled "Glucosamine decreases the stemness of human ALDH+ breast cancer stem cells by inactivating STAT3" Read more.

Mr. Firman published his study titled "Deterioration of alveolar development in mice with both HIF-3α knockout and HIF-2α knockdown" Read more.

June 2018 

Ms. Khanh published her study titled "Aging impairs beige adipocyte differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells via the reduced expression of Sirtuin 1" Read more.

April 2018 

Mr. Takashi Murata and Ms. Nano Tsutsui join our laboratory.
Mr. Kosuke Takeuchi and Ms. Kana Moriguchi continue their study in Master program in Medical Sciences. Welcome back.

March 2018 

Mr. Toshiki Kato graduated from PhD program in Human Biology (HBP program).
Mr. Satoshi Ehara and Mr. Kei Saito graduated from Master program in Medical Sciences.
Mr. Kosuke Takeuchi graduated from Bachelor program in Medical Sciences.
Ms. Kana Moriguchi graduated from Bachelor program in Biology.
Congraduations and good luck for your next journey =)

Mr. Toshiki Kato and Prof. Ohneda co-authored study titled "Comparative Analysis of Cellular and Growth Factor Composition in Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate and Platelet-Rich Plasma" Read more.

February 2018 

Dr. Kenichi Kimura and Prof. Ohneda published their study titled "In Vivo Labeling by CD73 Marks Multipotent Stromal Cells and Highlights Endothelial Heterogeneity in the Bone Marrow Niche"
Read more.


Our laboratory is mainly focused on these topics:

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Stem Cells & Hypoxia Group

Investigating the molecular mechanism of HIF in hypoxic stress

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Tissue Stem Cell Group

Analysis of functional adult stem cells and progenitor cells for clinical application

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Cancer Stem Cell Group

Researching cancer relapse with cancer stem cells

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Embryonic Stem Cell Group

Decoding ectodermal development using ES cell approach