Professor & Chairman   Sohkichi Matsumoto  D.D.S., Ph.D.


■Research Theme
・Molecular biology of tuberculosis and mycobacterial diseases
・Molecular mechanisms of intracellular survival of mycobacteria
・Latent tuberculosis infection and dormancy
・Development of the control strategies (recombinant vaccines, diagnostic tools, drugs) against tuberculosis and mycobacterial diseases
【Born place】
Izuhara-cho, Tsushima, Nagasaki, Japan.
■Education
Nagasaki University, School of Dentistry
■Employment
2008-2012
Assistant & Associate professor
Dep. Bacteriology, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine
2002-
Associate professor of Host defense
Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine
1999-
Visiting fellow
Tuberculosis Research Section
NIAID/NIH, USA
1992-
Instructor of Bacteriology,
Nagasaki University, School of Dentistry
■Comment
Hi, I love anybody who likes science.  Let’s get together.


Associate professor   Yoshitaka Tateishi MD, PhD


■Research Theme
Microbiological activity of hypothalamic peptides as a new therapeutic strategy for tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial diseases
Pathogenesis mechanism of nontuberculous mycobacteria (Mycobacterium avium and M. intracellulare) focusing on intracellular growth and biofilm formation


Lecturer   Akihito Nishiyama  Ph.D.


■Research Theme
Investigation of global gene regulation mediated by nucleoid-associated protein in mycobacteria
Investigation of anti-microbial mechanisms of novel anti-mycobacterial agents


Research associate   Yuriko Ozeki Ph.D.


■Research Theme
1. Development of new anti tuberculosis vaccine.
2. Screening of anti tuberculosis drug candidates from natural products.


PhD course student   Ilinov Aleksandr   M.D.


■ Born place

USSR,Sharipovo

■ Profile

2012 - worked as the paramedic at an emergency medical service in Partizansky a regional hospital.2013 – 2015 - Residency Department of General Surgery named of prof. M. I. Gulman.

2015 - worked as the doctor the surgeon the resident in Kuraginsky regional hospital.

2015 - work as the doctor the surgeon the resident in Krasnoyarsky regional hospital.

■Favorites

My sphere of interests is rather wide, I like reading, watching good films, music, dancing, travelling and nature.I am fond of cooking and I am going for sport: crossfit, snowboarding, gym and others.


PhD course student   Mariko Hakamata  M.D.


■Research Theme

■ Favorites

Watching movies , Traveling, Cooking

 

 


PhD course student   Gebremichal Gebretsadik


 ■ Born place

Tigray, Ethiopia 

 ■ Profile

・2012-2017- Lecturer at Assosa University, Ethiopia

・2018- PhD student of Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences

 ■ Research theme 

Investigation of Mycobacterial genome

 ■ Favorites

Watching movies and TV shows, listening music, reading books and others

 


PhD course student  Satoshi Ishikawa   D.V.M.


■Research Theme

■ Favorites

Traveling, Cooking Okonomiyaki

 

※This elephant is Fuku-chan.

 


PhD course student SHABAN AMINA KABOSO


■ Born place

 Nakuru, Kenya

 ■ Profile

 1st degree in Biomedical Science and Technology, Egerton University Kenya 2007-2011.

Master course student at Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences

 ■ Research theme 

 The role of immune response in Mycobacterium tuberculosis pathology

 ■ Favorites

 Traveling, Hiking, Cooking 


PhD course student   Atsuki Takeishi M.D.


■Profile

2020- present

2018-2020 junior residency of medicine, Niigata university medical and dental hospital - Niigata Japan

2018 MD, Niigata university - Niigata Japan

■Theme

Mycobacterial genome research.

■Favorite

walking, computing, and reading.

 

 


Master course student   Erina Inouchi


■Research Theme

■ Favorites

 Reading.

 


 MD course student, Niigata university  Ota Yusuke


 

■Theme

Mycobacterial drug screening.

■Favorite

Traveling, Reading.


Research assistant  Yuko Ito


■Favorite

Making bread

 


Secretary Yuko Kobayashi