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.


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"
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January 2018 

Mr. Toshiki Kato published his research paper titled "Elevated Expression of Dkk-1 by Glucocorticoid Treatment Impairs Bone Regenerative Capacity of Adipose Tissue-Derived Messenchymal Stem Cells."
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December 2017 

Dr. Mami Takasaki moved to Ibaraki Perfectural University of Health Sciences.


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