Protecting the Brain

Research Supervisor

Hideo Sugita

Year Started : FY1998

Tetsuya Terasaki
Professor, Tohoku University
Brain Barrier Efflux Transport as a System for Cerebral Detoxification
Masaya Tohyama
Professor, Osaka University
Development of a Novel Therapeutic Strategy to Prevent Ischemia Mediated Neuronal Cell Death
Kazuo Nagashima
Professor, Hokkaido University
Analysis of the Mechanism of Virus-induced Brain Damage and the Development of Effective Therapy for Viral Disorders in the Central Nervous System
Yusaku Nakabeppu
Professor, Kyushu University
Mechanisms Protecting Brain and Neuronal Cells from Damage Caused by Reactive Oxygen Species
Kiichi Arahata
Director, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
cDNA Microarray for Genetic Muscular Disorders; a Novel Molecular Pathological Approach
Akira Kakizuka
Professor, Kyoto University
Development of Novel Strategies for the Treatment of Neurodegenerations, based on Molecular Mechanical Analyses
Kiyotoshi Kaneko
Director, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
Identification of New Player(s) in Prion Replication; toward the Development of Novel Therapeutic Approaches

Year Started : FY1997

Takaaki Kirino
Professor, The University of Tokyo
Molecular Basis for Delayed Neuronal Death
Tetsuya Suhara
Senior Researcher, National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS)
Aberrant Neural Transmission in Schizophrenia
Tsutomu Tanabe
Professor, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Ca Channel Gene Mutations and Neurological Disorder
Yoshihide Tsujimoto
Professor, Osaka University
Study of Molecular Pathogenesis of Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Keiichi Nakayama
Professor, Kyushu University
Investigation into the Mechanism of Neuronal Growth Regulation
Nozomu Mori
Director, National Institute for Longevity Sciences (NILS)
Molecular Basis of the Loss of Neuronal Plasticity in the Aged Brain


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