Staff

Teacher
Professor: Koh-ichiro YOSHIURA, MD, Ph.D.  
 
Licentiate: MD, Ph.D.
clinical genetics medical specialist
Field of Expertise: Human Genetics, Molecular Biology
Affiliated
Academic Society:
The Japan Society of Human Genetics (councilor), American Society of Human Genetics, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
Vita:
Medical Degree:
- Graduate Courses: Department of Human Genetics (Prof. Norio Niikawa), Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 1990-1994.
- Research Student, Lab of Yusuke Nakamura, Department of Biochemistry, Cancer Institute, Otsuka, Tokyo, Japan, January 1st, 1993 - April, 1994.
- Research Associate, Lab of Jeffrey C. Murray, Department of Pediatrics, The University of Iowa, Iowa, USA, December 1994 - March 1998.
- Assistant Professor of Department of Human Genetics, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, April 1998 - Octorber 2003.
- Associate Professor of Department of Human Genetics, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, Octorber 2003 – March 2008.
- Professor of Department of Human Genetics, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, April 2008 – Present.
Lecturer: Akira KINOSHITA, Ph.D.  
 
Licentiate: Ph.D.
Field of Expertise: Human Genetics, Molecular Biology
Affiliated
Academic Society:
The Japan Society of Human Genetics (councilor), American Society of Human Genetics, The Japanese Society for Gene Diagnosis and Therapy.
Vita:
- Graduate Courses: Department of Human Genetics (Prof. Norio Niikawa), Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 1999-2002.
- Research Fellow, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, April 2002 - October 2003.
- Assistant Professor of Department of Human Genetics, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, November 2003 - October 2011.
- Research Associate, Lab of Brian Schutte, Department of Pediatrics, The University of Iowa, Iowa, USA, April 2005 - June 2006.
- Lecturer of Department of Human Genetics, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, November 2011 – Present.
Assistant Professor: Hiroyuki MISHIMA, DDS, Ph.D.  
 
Licentiate: DDS, Ph.D.
Field of Expertise: Human Genetics, Bioinformatics
Affiliated
Academic Society:
The Japan Society of Human Genetics, The Molecular Biology Society of Japan, Japanese Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Japanese Cleft Plate Association
Vita:
Dental Degree:
- Hokkaido University School of Dentistry, Hokkaido, 1997.
- Graduate Courses: Second Department of Oral Surgery (Prof. Yasunori Totsuka), Hokkaido University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1997-2001.
- Attending Stuff, Department of Oral Surgery, Iwamizawa Rosai Hospital, Hokkaido, 2001.
- Attending Stuff, Department of Oral Surgery, Hokkaido University Hospital, Hokkaido, 2002.
- Postdoctoral fellow, Lab of Andrew C. Lidral, Department of Orofacial Genetics, The University of Iowa, Iowa, USA, 2003 - 2008.
- Research fellow of Center of Excellence (COE), Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, April 2008-2012.
- Associate Professor of Department of Human Genetics, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 2012 – Present.
Graduate Student, Laboratory Assistant
Graduate Student: Koichi TOMOSHIGE  
 
Admission: 2011
Field of Expertise: Oncological Surgical Medicine (special for respiratory organ)
Graduate Student: Satoshi WATANABE  
 
Admission: 2012
Field of Expertise: Pediatrics (special for endocrinology and metabolism)
Graduate Student: Yoshiro MORIMOTO  
 
Admission: 2013
Field of Expertise: Psychiatry
Laboratory Assistant: Chisa HAYASHIDA  
Laboratory Assistant: Hitomi MIYAZAKI