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Toshiaki Nakano Last modified date:2021.07.15

Associate Professor / Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
Center for Cohort Studies
Faculty of Medical Sciences

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Academic Degree
Doctor of Philosophy
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Renal protective effect of pericytes in tubulointerstitium via SGLT2
    keyword : Tubulointerstitium
  • Dyslipidemia and cardiovascular disease in CKD
    keyword : cholesterol
  • The mechanism of indoxyl sulfate induced cardiac hypertrophy
    keyword : indoxyl sulfate
  • Pathopysiology of atherosclerosis and angiogenesis in chronic kidney disease
    keyword : atherosclerosis, angiogenesis
Academic Activities
1. Nakano T, Katsuki S, Chen M, Decano JL, Halu A, Lee LH, Pestana DVS, Kum AST, Kuromoto RK, Golden WS, Boff MS, Guimaraes GC, Higashi H, Kauffman KJ, Maejima T, Suzuki T, Iwata H, Barabási AL, Aster JC, Anderson DG, Sharma A, Singh SA, Aikawa E, Aikawa M., Uremic Toxin Indoxyl Sulfate Promotes Proinflammatory Macrophage Activation Via the Interplay of OATP2B1 and Dll4-Notch Signaling., Circulation. 2019 Jan 2;139(1):78-96., 2019.01.
2. Toshiaki Nakano, Toshiharu Ninomiya, Shinji Sumiyoshi, Mitsuho Onimaru, Hiroshi Fujii, Hiroyuki Itabe, Yutaka Nakashima, Katsuo Sueishi, Kazuhiko Tsuruya, Yoshinao Oda, Takanari Kitazono, Yutaka Kiyohara, Chronic kidney disease is associated with neovascularization and intraplaque hemorrhage in coronary atherosclerosis in elders: results from the Hisayama Study, Kidney Int. 2013 Aug;84(2):373-80. , 10.1038/ki.2013.111., 2013 Apr 17., 2013.08.
3. Nakano T, Ninomiya T, Sumiyoshi S, Fujii H, Doi Y, Hirakata H, Tsuruya K, Iida M, Kiyohara Y, Sueishi K., Association of kidney function with coronary atherosclerosis and calcification in autopsy samples from Japanese elders: the Hisayama study., Am J Kidney Dis. 2010 Jan;55(1):21-30. , 55, 1, 21-30., 2010.01.
4. Nakano T, Nakashima Y, Yonemitsu Y, Sumiyoshi S, Chen YX, Akishima Y, Ishii T, Iida M, Sueishi K., Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis and expression of lymphangiogenic factors in the atherosclerotic intima of human coronary arteries., Hum Pathol. 2005 Apr;36(4):330-340., 10.1016/j.humpath.2005.01.001, 36, 4, 330-340, 2005.04.