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Masaki Kawamata Last modified date:2018.06.20

Assistant Professor / Division of Organogenesis and Regeneration
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Medical Institute of Bioregulation


Administration Post
Other


E-Mail
Phone
092-642-6449
Fax
092-642-6444
Academic Degree
Ph.D.
Field of Specialization
Regenerative Medicine
Outline Activities
Studying on liver regeneration, cancer and gene therapy by genome editing.
Education for students.
Research
Research Interests
  • Development of activity regulatable CRISPR-Cas9
    keyword : CRISPR-Cas9, Genome editing、Embryonic stem cell
    2017.04~2019.03.
  • Identifying cell origin of hepatocellular carcinoma
    keyword : Hepatocellular carcinoma, Cancer stem cell, Lineage tracing
    2016.05~2021.04.
  • Generation of transplantation-competent induced hepatocyte-like cells
    keyword : Liver, iHep cell, Transplantation
    2016.05~2021.04.
Academic Activities
Papers
1. Masaki Kawamata, Takahiro Ochiya, Generation of genetically modified rats from embryonic stem cells, PNAS, 107, 32, 14223-14228, 2010.08.
2. Masaki Kawamata, Yutaka Tonomura, Tadashi Kimura, Yukihiko Sugimoto, Teruyuki Yanagisawa, Katsuhiko Nishimori, Oxytocin-induced phasic and tonic contractions are modulated by the contractile machinery rather than the quantity of oxytocin receptor, Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab, 292, 4, 992-999, 2007.04.
Educational
Other Educational Activities
  • 2016.07.