(Last updated : 2021-06-15 10:39:03)
  Ito Takaaki
   Department   Kumamoto Health Science University  Department of Medical Technology, Faculty of Health Science
   Position  Professor
Basic Information
■ Research Fields
Human pathology, Experimental pathology, Respiratory medicine, Cell biology, Developmental biology 
Academic Achievements
■ Selected Publications
1. 2020/12 Article Distinct transcriptional programs of SOX2 in different types of small cell lung cancers Laboratory Investigation 100(12),pp.1575-1588 (Collaboration) 
2. 2020/08/13 Article Single administration of avelumab induced a complete response in thyroid transcription factor 1-positive combined Merkel cell carcinoma. The Journal of dermatology  (Collaboration) 
3. 2020/07/24 Article Kiss1R identification and biodistribution analysis employing a western ligand blot and ligand-derivative stain with a FITC-kisspeptin derivative. ChemMedChem  (Collaboration) 
4. 2020/06 Article Insulinoma-associated Protein 1 (INSM1) Is a Better Marker for the Diagnosis and Prognosis Estimation of Small Cell Lung Carcinoma Than Neuroendocrine Phenotype Markers Such as Chromogranin A, Synaptophysin, and CD56 American Journal of Surgical Pathology 44(6),pp.757-764 (Collaboration) 
5. 2020/03 Article Significance of Achaete-Scute Complex Homologue 1 (ASCL1) in pulmonary neuroendocrine carcinomas; RNA sequence analyses using small cell lung cancer cells and Ascl1-induced pulmonary neuroendocrine carcinoma cells. Histochemistry and Cell Biology  (Collaboration) 
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■ Awards and Honors
1. 2000 横浜医学会賞
■ Grants
1. 2020/04~2024/03  Signal molecules of ASCL1, a lineage-specific transcription factor for small cell carcinoma of the lung  (Key Word : )