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Polymer chemistry Biomaterial Tissue Engineering

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  • 2005.04.01 - 2006.07.31, Division of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Assistant Professor

  • 2006.08.01 - 2007.03.31, Division of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Research Assistant

  • 2007.04.01 - 2015.09.30, Division of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Assistant Professor

  • 2015.10.01 - 2019.07.31, Division of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor

  • 2019.08.01 - , Division of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Professor

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Kagoshima University Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering  Completed Engineering 2003.09

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Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Associate Professor 2015.10 -
JST-PRESTO Researcher, Concurrent position 2015.10 - 2019.03
18th Council member of Japanese Society for Biomaterials 2012.04 -
PRESTO Researcher, JST (Collateral office) 2008.10 - 2011.03
Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering 2007.04 - 2015.09
Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering 2006.08 - 2007.03
Special Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering 2005.04 - 2006.07
Visiting Scientist, Department of Immunotechnology, Lund University, Sweden 2004.01 - 2004.03
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) 2003.04 - 2005.03

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Fabrication of 3D-artificial tissues by nano-biotechnology
    Biomedical engineering-related

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • The Chemical Society of Japan

  • The Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine

  • The Japanese Society of Artificial Organs

  • Japanese Society for Biomaterials

  • The Society of Polymer Science, Japan

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Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Porphyromonas gingivalis induces penetration of lipopolysaccharide and peptidoglycan through the gingival epithelium via degradation of junctional adhesion molecule 1, Hiroki Takeuchi, Naoko Sasaki, Shunsuke Yamaga, Masae Kuboniwa, Michiya Matsusaki, Atsuo Amano,, PLoS Pathog,15(11)(e1008124), 2019.11, Papers

  • Liquefied Microcapsules as Dual-Microcarriers for 3D+3D Bottom-Up Tissue Engineering, Clara R. Correia, Isabel M. Bjorge, Jinfeng Zeng, Michiya Matsusaki, Joao F. Mano, Adv. Healthcare Mater,10(1901221), 2019.10, Papers

  • Layer-by-Layer Assembly Nanofilms to Control Cell Functions, Jinfeng Zeng and Michiya Matsusaki, Polym. Chem, 2019.05, Papers

  • Fabrication of Perfusable Pseudo Blood Vessels by Controlling Sol-Gel Transition of Gellan Gum, Michiya Matsusaki*, Haruki Ikeguchi, Chihiro Kubo, Hisako Sato, Yuzuru Kuramochi, Daisuke Takagi, ACS Biomater. Sci. & Eng., 2019.04, Papers

  • Extracellular Matrix Microfiber Papers for Constructing Multi-Layered 3D Composite Tissues, Hirotaka Nakatsuji and Michiya Matsusaki, ACS Biomater. Sci. & Eng., 2019.04, Papers

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Special, Fabrication methods of sustainable hydrogels, Cédric Delattre, Fiona Louis, Mitsuru Akashi, Michiya Matsusaki, Philippe Michaud, Guillaume Pierre, Springer, ISBN, 978-3-030-05398-7, 2019.02

  • Special, In Vitro Design of Nanoparticles Using an Artificial 3D-Blood Vessel Wall Models for Atherosclerosis Treatment, ACS Book on Advances in Bioinspired and Biomedical Materials, M. Matsusaki and M. Akashi, ACS, ISBN, 9780841232228, 2017.10

  • Special, Development of Full-Thickness Human Skin Equivalents with Blood and Lymph-like Capillary Networks by Cell Coating Technology, Skin Permeation and Disposition of Therapeutic and Cosmeceutical Compounds, M. Matsusaki, K. Fujimoto, Y. Shirakata, S. Hirakawa, K. Hashimoto, M. Akashi, Springer-Nature, ISBN, 978-4-431-56524-6, 2017.09

  • Special, Construction of Three-Dimensional Tissues with Capillary Networks by Coating of Nanometer- or Micrometer-Sized Film on Cell Surfaces, Bioinspired Materials Science and Engineering, M. Matsusaki, A. Nishiguchi, C.-Y. Liu, M. Akashi, Wiley, ISBN, 978-1119390329, 2017.04

  • Special, Tissue engineering by Layer-by-Layer assembly of Extracellular Matrix, A. Nishiguchi, M. Matsusaki, M. Akashi, NTS, ISBN, 978-4-86043-426-7, 2015.03

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Patents / Utility models / Designs 【 display / non-display

  • PCT(アメリカ、EP(英、独、仏)、中国), Method and kit for detecting biological signal of three-dimensional cell culture material, Michiya Matsusaki, Mitsuru Akashi, Kazunori Okano, WO2010/055829(Publication), 2009.11

  • PCT加盟国, Novel compound and manufacturing method thereof, Mitsuru Akashi, Michiya Matsusaki, Tran Hang Thi, PCT/JP2009/002894(Application), 2009.06

  • PCT加盟国, Non-covalent crosslinking agent for collagen, Mitsuru Akashi, Kohji Nishida, Michiya Matsusaki, Akira Kubota, Tomonori Waku, PCT/JP2009/058554(Application), 2009.05

  • PCT加盟国, Bioabsorbable material and device using the same to be placed in the living body, Mitsuru Akashi, Michiya Matsusaki, Yotaro, Fujita, Makoto Onishi, PCT/JP2009/053929(Application), 2009.03

  • PCT加盟国, Method of preparing layered collagen gel and layered collagen gel, Mitsuru Akashi, Koji Nishida, Michiya Matsusaki, Chizuru Hongou, Yuji Tanaka, Akira Kubota, PCT/JP2008/073323(Application), 2008.12

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Awards 【 display / non-display

  • The Award for Young Investigator of Japanese Society for Biomaterials, Michiya Matsusaki, Japanese Society for Biomaterials, 2016.05

  • Best Paper Award in 2015 International Symposium on Micro-Nano Mechatronics and Human Science (MHS2015), Michiya Matsusaki, 2015.11

  • 1st Noguchi Shitagau Award, Michiya Matsusaki, The Noguchi Institute, 2015.03

  • SPSJ Wiley Award 2014, Michiya Matsusaki, 2014.08

  • 2014 Osaka University Presidential Awards for Encouragement, Michiya Matsusaki, Osaka University, 2014.07

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Media report 【 display / non-display

  • Desmoplastic Reaction in 3D-Pancreatic Cancer Tissues Suppresses Molecular Permeability, Biomedical Advances, 2018.01


Lecture / Exhibition 【 display / non-display

  • 2019-KIIT-Japan joint forum on Biomedical Healthcare, Cell Interactive Nano-Biomaterials for Biomedical Applications, 2019.02

  • [Invited] 2nd IWSBN2019, Cell-Interactive Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering, 2019.01

  • KUMP International Symposium, Interactive Nano/Micro Biomaterials with Cells for Biomedical Applications, 2019.01

  • [Invited] Taiwan-Japan-Korea on Nanomedicine-NCKU, Assembly of Nano/Micro-Biomaterials and cells to Construct in vitro 3D-Tissues, 2018.12

  • International BIomaterials Symposium, Construction of Complex 3D-Human Tissue Models by Modulating Cell Microenvironments, 2018.04

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Conference management 【 display / non-display

  • International Conference, Japan-Korea Young Joint Symposium, 2018.03

  • International Conference, TERMIS-Ap2017, session organiser, 2017.09

  • International Conference, IUMRS ICAM2017, session organiser, 2017.08

  • International Conference, Biomaterials International 2016, session organiser, 2016.10

  • International Conference, TERMIS-AP, session organiser, 2016.09

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Outside Activity Management 【 display / non-display

  • Public Corporation, JSPS, Molecular Nanotechnology 174 comittee member, 2017.06 -


Other activities 【 display / non-display

  • Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports, 2015.04 -

  • Editorial Board Member of PLoS ONE Journal, 2013.01 -