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Emi Nishimura, Professor

Emi Nishimura
  • ・Department of Stem Cell Biology, Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University

【Interview Articles】
The roles of collagen XVII that maintains hair-producing stem cells have been elucidated


・Graduated from School of Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science in 1994
・Obtained a doctor's degree (Medicine) at the Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University after working at the Department of Dermatology, Kyoto University Hospital
・Has been in her current position since 2009 following her experiences as the researcher at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard University; a specially appointed assistant professor at Hokkaido University; and a professor at the Cancer Research Center, Kanazawa University

Organizations, Committees and Activities

・The 52nd Seigo Minami Memorial Award (The Japanese Dermatological Association)
・The Young Scientists’ Prize for the Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology)
・The 8th Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Prize (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)
・The 8th Japan Academy Medal Prize (The Japan Academy)
・2011 Ogawa-Seiji Award (Lydia O’Leary Memorial Foundation)
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