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Masaki Kawamata Last modified date:2021.07.15

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


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Homepage
https://kyushu-u.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/masaki-kawamata
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Phone
092-642-6449
Fax
092-642-6444
Academic Degree
Ph.D.
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Yes
Field of Specialization
Molecular biology
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
02years09months
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 for gene repair therapy
    keyword : CRISPR-Cas9, Genome editing、Embryonic stem cell
    2017.04.
  • Developing a novel method to generate induced-hepatic progenitor cells
    keyword : Hepatocyte, Direct reprogramming
    2020.11~2021.06.
  • Development of a novel lineage tracing system by dual labeling method.
    keyword : Lineage tracing, Genome editing
    2020.04~2022.03.
  • Identifying cell origin of hepatocellular carcinoma
    keyword : Hepatocellular carcinoma, Cancer stem cell, Lineage tracing
    2016.05.
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.
Presentations
1. Masaki Kawamata,Ryota Kimura,Atsushi Suzuki, Allele-Selective Genome Editing by Fine-Tuning CRISPR-Cas9 Activity, Resonance Bio International Symposium, 2019.10.
Educational
Other Educational Activities
  • 2020.04.
  • 2019.07.
  • 2018.06.
  • 2016.07.