Degree Programs in Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences


The awardees of 2019 Students' Best Paper Awards in Doctoral Programs in Biomedical Sciences and Clinical Sciences have been announced.


Izumi Sato received Excellent Investigator Award and President's Award, Bui Phuong Linh received Provost's Award, and five other students received Young Investigator Award.

2019 Students' Best Paper Awards in Doctoral Programs in Biomedical Sciences and Clinical Sciences
Program Grade Awardee Supervisor Title・Journal・Volume・page
Excellent Investigator Award, President's Award
Clinical Sciences 4 Izumi Sato Takayuki Sumida Potential involvement of OX40 in the regulation of autoantibody sialylation in arthritis
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 78:1488-1496,2019 doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2019-215195
Provost's Award
Biomedical Sciences 4 Bui Phuong Linh Koji Hisatake Template activating factor-I α regulates retroviral silencing during reprogramming
Cell Reports 29:1909-1922, 2019 doi.10.1016/j.celrep.2019.10.010
Young Investigator Award
Biomedical Sciences 4 Utako Murai Kazumasa Yamagishi Seaweed intake and risk of coronary heart diseases: the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective (JPHC) Study
Am J Clin Nutr 110:1449-1455,2019 doi:10.1093/ajcn/nqz231
Biomedical Sciences 4 Luong Cong Nho Yoshito Kumagai Control of protein function through oxidation and reduction of persulfidated states
Science Advances 6: eaax8358, 2020 DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aax8358 (* Co-first author)
Biomedical Sciences 3 Vishal Samir Gor Kazuya Morikawa Finding of Agr phase variants in Staphylococcus aureus
mBio 10:2019 e00796-19; doi: 10.1128/mBio.00796-19
Biomedical Sciences 2 Hong Jeongmin Masayuki Noguchi Stratifin inhibits SCFFBW7 formation and blocks ubiquitination of oncoproteins during the course of lung adenocarcinogenesis
Clinical Cancer Research 25:2809-2820,2019 doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-18-3631(* Co-first author)
Clinical Sciences 3 Tatsuya Ogawa Shigeru Chiba Immune microenvironment controls the outcome of PD‐1 blockade in cutaneous immune response
Allergy 74:2257-2261,2019 doi: 10.1111/all.13853