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RNA function, RNA editing, epitranscriptome, Posttranscriptional regulation, neurodegeneration

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  • 2008.12.01 - 2013.03.31, Graduate School of Medicine, Associate Professor

  • 2013.04.01 - 2014.03.31, Division of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Associate Professor

  • 2014.04.01 - , Division of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Professor

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The University of Tokyo Faculty of Medicine  Graduated 1995.03
The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Division of Medical Sciences  Completed PhD (Medical) 2004.03

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Laboratory of RNA Function, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University 2008.12 - 2013.03

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  • Neuroscience-general-related


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  • Bivartect: accurate and memory-saving breakpoint detection by direct read comparison, Keisuke Shimmura, Yuki Kato, Yukio Kawahara, Bioinformatics,36(9) 2725-2730, 2020.05, Papers

  • ADAR1 regulates early T cell development via MDA5-dependent and -independent pathways, Tuangtong Vongpipatana, Taisuke Nakahama, Toshiharu Shibuya, Yuki Kato, Yukio Kawahara, The Journal of Immunology,204(8) 2156-2168, 2020.04, Papers

  • A comparative analysis among ADAR mutant mice reveals site specific regulation of RNA editing, Pedro Henrique Costa Cruz, Yuki Kato, Taisuke Nakahama, Toshiharu Shibuya, Yukio Kawahara, RNA,26(4) 454-469, 2020.04, Papers

  • Adenosine-to-inosine RNA editing in the immune system: friend or for?, Nakahama T, Kawahara Y., Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, 2020.01, Review Papers

  • ADAR1-mediated RNA editing is required for thymic self-tolerance and prevention of autoimmunity, Taisuke Nakahama, Yuki Kato, Jung In Kim, Tuangtong Vongpipatana, Yutaka Suzuki, Carl Walkley and Yukio Kawahara, EMBO Reports,19 e46303, 2018.10, Papers

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