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GOTO Toshiyasu

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Associate Professor

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Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8510, Japan

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Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Kwansei Gakuin University, Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, 1995, Graduated

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Kyoto University, Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Biology, Doctor's Course, 2000, Completed

  • Kwansei Gakuin University, Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Chemistry, Master's Course, 1997, Completed

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • PhD, Kyoto University

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2008.11
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Life Science and Technology, Life Science and Technology, Molecular Cell Biology, Project Junior Associate Professor
  • 2009.10
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Medical Research Institute, Advanced Molecular Medicine, Molecular Cell Biology, Associate Professor

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2000.04-2003.04 University of Virginia, Department of Biology, Research Associate,
  • 2003.04-2004.03 JST, SORST, Researcher,
  • 2004.04-2008.10 JST, ICORP, Researcher,
  • 2008.11-2009.09 Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Senior Assistant Professor,
  • 2009.10- Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Associate Professor,

Academic Activity 【 display / non-display

  • Committee of the Graduate School of Medicine

Research Areas 【 display / non-display

  • Developmental biology

Qualification Acquired 【 display / non-display

  • Chief Person of Radiation Handling (first and second kind)

  • Hazardous Material Handler (first kind)

  • X-ray Work Chief Person

  • Gamma Ray Penetration Photography Work Chief Person

  • Health Supervisor (first kind)

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Published Papers & Misc 【 display / non-display

  • Espiritu EB, Crunk AE, Bais A, Hochbaum D, Cervino AS, Phua YL, Butterworth MB, Goto T, Ho J, Hukriede NA, Cirio MC. The Lhx1-Ldb1 complex interacts with Furry to regulate microRNA expression during pronephric kidney development. Scientific reports. 2018.10; 8 (1): 16029. ( PubMed, DOI )

  • Goto T, Ito Y, Michiue T.. Roles of Xenopus chemokine ligand CXCLh (XCXCLh) in early embryogenesis. Dev Growth Differ. . 2018.04; 60 226-238.

  • Michiue T, Yamamoto T, Yasuoka Y, Goto T, Ikeda T, Nagura K, Nakayama T, Taira M, Kinoshita T.. High variability of expression profiles of homeologous genes for Wnt, Hh, Notch, and Hippo signaling pathways in Xenopus laevis. Dev Biol.. 2017.06; 426 (2): 270-290. ( PubMed, DOI )

  • Goto T, Matsuzawa J, Iemura S, Natsume T, Shibuya H.. WDR26 is a new partner of Axin1 in the canonical Wnt signaling pathway. FEBS Lett.. 2016.05; 590 (9): 1291-1303. ( PubMed, DOI )

  • Kii I, Sumida Y, Goto T, Sonamoto R, Okuno Y, Yoshida S, Kato-Sumida T, Koike Y, Abe M, Nonaka Y, Ikura T, Ito N, Shibuya H, Hosoya T, Hagiwara M.. Selective inhibition of the kinase DYRK1A by targeting its folding process. Nat Commun.. 2016.04; ( PubMed, DOI )

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Conference Activities & Talks 【 display / non-display

  • Goto, T.. IQGAP1 functions as a modulator of Dishevelled nuclear localization in Wnt signaling. 第8回研究所ネットワーク国際シンポジウム 2013.06.27 京都

  • ○Fukui A., Goto T., Kitamoto J., Homma M., Asashima M.. SDF-1a regulates mesendodermal cell migration during gastrulation.. 11th International Xenopus Conference 2006.09.12 Kazusa, Japan

  • ○Goto T., Fukui A., Keller R., Asashima M.. Xenopus furry (Xfurry) induces secondary axis.. 11th International Xenopus Conference 2006.09.12 Kazusa, Japan

  • ○Goto T., Davidson L., Asashima M., Keller R.. Divergent functions of PCP genes in Xenopus gastrulation.. 10th International Xenopus Conference 2004.09.14 Woods Hole, USA

  • ○Davidson L., Goto T., Asashima M., Keller R.. Matrix and Motility: Divergent functions of Xenopus Strabismus and Prickle during Gastrulation.. The Santa Cruz Conference on Developmental Biology 2004.08.05 Santa Cruz, California, USA

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