Yuichiro (Ichi) Miyaoka, PhD (Principal Investigator)

[Education and Training]

2016- Project Leader, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science

2011-2015 Postdoctoral Fellow, Gladstone Institutes, UCSF (Mentor: Dr. Bruce R. Conklin)

2009-2011 Research Scientist, The University of Tokyo (Dr. Atsushi Miyajima's Lab)

2009 PhD, The University of Tokyo (Mentor: Dr. Atsushi Miyajima)

2006 MS, The University of Tokyo (Mentor: Dr. Atsushi Miyajima)

2004 BS, The University of Tokyo (Mentor: Dr. Masayuki Yamamoto)

[Awards and Honors]

2019 The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Young Scientists' Prize

2014-2015 CIRM-Gladstone Postdoctoral Fellowship

2014 Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, Postdoctoral Fellow Award for Scientific Excellence

2013-2014 The Uehara Memorial Foundation Research Fellowship

2011-2013 JSPS Postdoctral Fellowship for Research Abroad

2006-2009 JSPS Research Fellowship for Young Scientists (DC1)

 

Hobbies: Basketball and Sking

Tomoko Kato, PhD (Staff Scientist)

[Education and Training]

2016- Staff Scientist, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science

2012-2016 Staff Scientist, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development

                  (Mentor: Dr. Shuji Takada)

2012 PhD, Yokohama City University (Mentor:Dr. Yayoi Ikeda)

Hobbies: Theatrical Performance, Hiking and Yoga 

Gou Takahashi, PhD (Staff Scientist)

[Education and Training]

2017- Staff Scientist, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science

2017 PhD, Tokyo University of Agriculture (Mentor:Dr. Kenta Wada)

[Awards and Honors]

2019 Best Paper Award of Experimental Animals for "A novel missense mutation of Mip causes semi-dominant cataracts in the Nat mouse" (First Author)

 

Hobbies: Mahjong and Driving

Szu Yin Hsu (Technician)

[Education and Training]

2016- Technician, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science

2011 MS, Tokyo University of Technology(Mentor:Dr. Kazuhisa Maeda)

Hobbies: Traveling and Exercise

Ittetsu Nakajima(Undergraduate Student)

Chuo University

Hobbies: Tennis and Hot Spring Hopping

Daiki Kondo(Undergraduate Student)

Chuo University

Hobbies: Watching Baseball and Photography

Anri Saitoh (Intern)

Undergraduate Student, Ochanomizu University

Hobbies: Tennis and Sado (Tea Ceremony)