Division of Genomic Medical Sciences

Subject Division of Genomic Medical Sciences
Professor : Kei Tashiro
Associate Professor : Masakazu Nakano
Lecturer : Ryuichi Sato
Assistant Professor : Natsue Omi, Masami Tanaka
Research Contents  
  1. Nakano M, Ikeda Y, Tokuda Y, Fuwa M, Omi N, Ueno M, Imai K, Adachi H, Kageyama M, Mori K, Kinoshita S and Tashiro K. Common variants in CDKN2B-AS1 associated with optic-nerve vulnerability of glaucoma identified by genome-wide association studies in Japanese. PLoS ONE, 7: e33389, 2012.
  2. Nakano M, Ikeda Y, Taniguchi T, Yagi T, Fuwa M, Omi N, Tokuda Y, Tanaka M, Yoshii K, Kageyama M, Naruse S, Matsuda A, Mori K, Kinoshita S and Tashiro K. Three susceptible loci associated with primary open-angle glaucoma identified by genome-wide association study in Japanese population. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 106: 12838-12842, 2009.
  3. Ikegawa M, Han H, Okamoto A, Matsui R, Tanaka M, Omi N, Miyamae M, Toguchida J and Tashiro K. Syndactyly and preaxial synpolydactyly in the single sfrp2 deleted mutant mice. Dev Dyn, 237: 2506-2517, 2008.
  4. Winkler C, Modi W, Smith MW, Nelson GW, Wu X, Carrington M, Dean M, Honjo T, Tashiro K, Yabe D, Buchbinder S, Vittinghoff E, Goedert JJ, O’Brien TR, Jacobson LP, Detels R, Donfield S, Willoughby A, Gomperts E, Vlahov D, Phair J and O’Brien SJ. Genetic restriction of AIDS pathogenesis by an SDF-1 chemokine gene variant. ALIVE Study, Hemophilia Growth and Development Study (HGDS), Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS), Multicenter Hemophilia Cohort Study (MHCS), San Francisco City Cohort (SFCC). Science, 279: 389-393, 1998.
  5. Tashiro K, Tada H, Heilker R, Shirozu M, Nakano T and Honjo T. Signal sequence trap: a cloning strategy for secreted proteins and type I membrane proteins. Science, 261: 600-603, 1993. 
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