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Itoh Shinji Last modified date:2019.06.23

Assistant Professor / Department of Surgery and Science
Liver Surgery
Kyushu University Hospital

Academic Degree
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery、Liver Transplantation
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Role of ferroptosis in hepatocellular carcinoma
    keyword : hepatocellular carcinoma, ferroptosis
  • Systemic inflammatory biomarkers in hepatocellular carcinoma following hepatic resection
    keyword : hepatocellular carcinoma, Immunotherapy, biomarker
  • Metabolism of hepatocellular carcinoma
    keyword : cancer metabolism, hepatocellular carcinoma, Nrf2, Nqo1
  • Role of microRNA on tumor progression in hepatocellular carcinoma
    keyword : hepatocellular carcinoma, micro RNA, sphere
  • Functional Remnant Liver Assessment Predicts Liver-Related Morbidity after Hepatic Resection in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    keyword : Functional remnant liver assessment, morbidity, hepatic resection
  • Effect of body composition on surgical outcome in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    keyword : hepatocellular carcinoma, body composition
  • Skeletal Muscle Mass Assessed by Computed Tomography Scan is Related to Muscle Strength and Physical Performance
    keyword : Skeletal Muscle, Physical Performance
  • Role of Living related liver transplantation for patients with liver cancer
    keyword : Living related donor liver transplantation, liver cancer
Academic Activities
1. Itoh S, Yoshizumi T, Shimokawa M, Mano Y, Motomura T, Toshima T, Harada N, Harimoto N, Ikegami T, Soejima Y, Maehara Y, Lymphocyte-to-monocyte ratio is associated with PD-L1 expression on tumor progression in hepatocellular carcinoma, 第28回日本消化器癌発生学会総会, 2017.11.
2. Itoh S, Yoshizumi T, Nagatsu A, Motomura T, Harada N, Harimoto N, Ikegami T, Soejima Y, Ikeda T, Kamishima T, Maehara Y , Relationship between skeletal muscle mass assessed by computed tomography and muscle strength in patients with liver disease., 40th World Congress of the International College of Surgeons, 2016.10.
3. Itoh S, Yoshizumi T, Harimoto N, Kimura K, Okabe H, Harada N, Ikegami T, Uchiyama H, Ikeda T, Maehara Y, Surgical treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma with macroscopic portal venous tumor thrombus, 第71回日本消化器外科学会総会, 2016.07.
4. Shinji Itoh, Ken Shirabe, Koichi Kimura, Hironao Okabe, Norifumi Harimoto, Toru Ikegami, Hideaki Uchiyama, Tomoharu Yoshizumi, Tetsuo Ikeda, Yoshihiko Maehara, Phase I study of sorafenib in combination with uracil-tegafur in patients with unresectable advanced hepatocellular carcinoma in Japan, ESMO Asia 2015 Congress, 2015.12.