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Restorative dentistry, Endodontology, Pulp biology

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  • 2005.04.01 - 2005.12.31, Course for Molecular Oral Biology and Dentistry, Graduate School of Dentistry, Specially Appointed Researcher

  • 2006.01.01 - 2007.03.31, Course for Molecular Oral Biology and Dentistry, Graduate School of Dentistry, Research Assistant

  • 2007.04.01 - 2012.03.31, Course for Molecular Oral Biology and Dentistry, Graduate School of Dentistry, Assistant Professor

  • 2012.04.01 - 2015.03.31, Course for Oral Sciences, Graduate School of Dentistry, Assistant Professor

  • 2015.04.01 - , Osaka University Dental Hospital, Associate Professor

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Osaka University Faculty of Dentistry  Graduated 1998.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Dental Research  Completed 2002.03

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Assistant Professor 2007.04 - 2009.03
The University of Birmingham School of Dentistry, Department of Oral Biology, Honorary Visiting Research Fellow 2009.05 - 2010.04
Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, Assistant Professor 2010.05 - 2015.03
Osaka University Dental Hospital 2015.04 -

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  • The relationships between resin monomers and oral bacterial proliferation
    Genetic profiling during tertiary dentinogenesis
    Functional analysis of MMP family molecules during tertiary dentinogenesis
    Effect of dentin degraded products on the healing process of dentin-pulp complex
    Conservative dentistry-related

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  • Japanese Association for Dental Research

  • International Association for Dental Research

  • Japanese Society for Laser Dentistry


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  • Inflammation-regeneration interplay in the dentine-pulp complex, Cooper PR, Takahashi Y, Graham LW, Simon S, Imazato S, Smith AJ, Journal of Dentistry,38(9): 687-697, 2010.09,, Papers

  • An in vivo evaluation of bonding ability of comprehensive antibacterial adhesive system Incorporating MDPB, S. Imazato, F. R. Tay, A. V. Kaneshiro, Y. Takahashi, S. Ebisu, Dental Materials,23 (2): 170-176, 2007.02, Papers

  • Antibacterial effect of chlorhexidine-containing glass ionomer cement in vivo: a pilot study, J. E. Frencken, S. Imazato, C. Toi, J. Mulder, S. Mickenautsch, Y. Takahashi, S. Ebisu, Caries Research,41 (2): 102-107, 2007.02, Papers

  • Antibacterial Effects and Physical Properties of Glass-Ionomer Cements Containing Chlorhexidine for the ART Approach, Y. Takahashi, S. Imazato, A. V. Kaneshiro, S. Ebisu, J. E. Frencken, F. R. Tay, Dental Materials,22 (7): 647-652, 2006.07, Papers

  • In vitro antibacterial effects of the dentin primer of Clearfil Protect Bond, S. Imazato, A. Kuramoto, Y. Takahashi, S. Ebisu, MC. Peters, Dental Materials,22 (6): 527-532, 2006.06, Papers

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  • Special, Dental tissue inflammation and regeneration, Takahashi Y, Cooper PR, Smith AJ, Nova Science Publishers, 2010.10