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Faculty

Professor and Chair

  • ARISAWA Tomiyasu

Professor

  • TSUTSUMI Mikihiro

Associate Professor

  • TSUCHISHIMA Mutsumi
  • SHIROEDA Hisakazu

Senior Assistant Professor

  • NAKAMURA Masakatsu
  • OZAKI Kazuaki
  • TOSHIKUNI Nobuyuki
  • JOSEPH George

Assistant Professor

  • OTSUKA Toshimi

Research Achievements

Research Activities

  • (T.Tahara), T.Shibata, T.Arisawa, M.Nakamura, H.Yamashita, D.Yoshioka, M.Okubo, J.Yonemura, Y.Maeda, N.Maruyama, T.Kamano, Y.Kamiya, H.Fujita, Y.Nakagawa, M.Nagasaka, M.Iwata, I.Hirata:CpG island promoter methylation (CIHM) status of tumor suppressor genes correlates with morphological appearances of gastric cancer,Anticancer Res.,30:239-244,2010.
  • (T.Tahara), T.Shibata, M.Nakamura, H.Yamashita, D.Yoshioka, M.Okubo, J.Yonemura, Y.Maeda, N.Maruyama, T.Kamano, Y.Kamiya, H.Fujita, Y.Nakagawa, M.Nagasaka, M.Iwata, I.Hirata, T.Arisawa:Increased number of CpG island hypermethylation in tumor suppressor genes of non-neoplastic gastric mucosa correlates with higher risk of gastric cancer,Digestion,82:27-36,2010.
  • (T.Tahara), T.Shibata, M.Nakamura, H.Yamashita, D.Yoshioka, I.Hirata, T.Arisawa:Homozygous TRPV1 315C influences the susceptibility to functional dyspepsia,J. Clin. Gastroenterol.,44:e1-e7,2010.
  • (T.Tahara), T.hibata, M.Nakamura, H.Yamashita, D.Yoshioka, M.Okubo, N.Maruyama, T.Kamano, Y.Kamiya, H.Fujita, M.Nagasaka, M.Iwata, K.Takahama, M.Watanabe, I.Hirata, T.Arisawa:Chronic aspirin use suppresses CDH1 methylation in human gastric mucosa,Dig. Dis. Sci.,55:54-59,2010.
  • (T.Tahara), T.Shibata, M.Nakamura, H.Yamashita, D.Yoshioka, M.Okubo, J.Yonemura, Y.Maeda, N.Maruyama, T.Kamano, Y.Kamiya, H.Fujita, Y.Nakagawa, M.Nagasaka, M.Iwata, I.Hirata, T.Arisawa:Association between IL-17A, -17F and MIF polymorphisms predispose to CpG island hyper-methylation in gastric cancer,Int. J. Mol. Med.,25:471-477,2010.