Personnel Information



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Research Areas, Keywords

arrhythmia, electrophysiology, gene therapy

Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Faculty of Medicine, 1993, Graduated

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Doctor of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2011.04
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Health Care Sciences, Biomedical Laboratory Sciences, Life Sciences and Bio-informatics, Biofunctional Informatics, Associate Professor
  • 2018.04
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, -, -, Department of Cardiovascular Physiology, Associate Professor
  • 2019.06
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Systemic Organ Regulation, Cardiovascular Medicine, Professor

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • , Project Assistant Professor
  • , Assistant Professor
  • , Associate Professor
  • 2018.04
    Department of Cardiovascular Physiology, Tokyo Medical and Dental Unviersity, Associate Professor

Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • Japanese Circulation Society

  • Asia-Pacific Heart Rhythm Society

  • Japanese Heart Rhythm Society

  • Heart Rhythm Society

Research Areas 【 display / non-display

  • Cardiovascular medicine

Qualification Acquired 【 display / non-display

  • Doctor


Research Theme 【 display / non-display

  • Novel therapeutic approach for arrhythmia.

Published Papers & Misc 【 display / non-display

  • Yonetsu T, Hoshino M, Lee T, Kanaji Y, Yamaguchi M, Hada M, Sumino Y, Ohya H, Kanno Y, Hirano H, Horie T, Niida T, Matsuda J, Umemoto T, Sasaoka T, Hatano Y, Sugiyama T, Sasano T, Kakuta T. Plaque morphology assessed by optical coherence tomography in the culprit lesions of the first episode of acute myocardial infarction in patients with low low-density lipoprotein cholesterol level. Journal of cardiology. 2020.05; 75 (5): 485-493. ( PubMed, DOI )

  • Yamamoto T, Takahashi Y, Yamaguchi J, Sekigawa M, Shirai Y, Tao S, Hayashi T, Takigawa M, Goya M, Sasano T. Pulmonary vein narrowing after visually guided laser balloon ablation: Occurrence and clinical correlates. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. 2020.05; ( PubMed, DOI )

  • Sasaki T, Yamashita S, Suzuki M, Okishige K, Goya M, Sasano T. Successful ablation with ethanol infusion to coronary sinus branch in a case with scar-related ventricular tachycardia with left ventricular epicardial reentrant circuit. HeartRhythm case reports. 2020.04; 6 (4): 226-229. ( PubMed, DOI )

  • Hayashi T, Mizukami A, Kuroda S, Matsumura A, Goya M, Sasano T. Sinus node dysfunction characterized by reduction only in maximum heart rate during exercise after superior vena cava isolation in atrial fibrillation catheter ablation-A potential complication. HeartRhythm case reports. 2020.04; 6 (4): 206-209. ( PubMed, DOI )

  • Takahashi Y, Yamammoto T, Sekigawa M, Yamaguchi J, Shirai Y, Tao S, Hayashi T, Takigawa M, Goya M, Sasano T. Mapping After Pulmonary Vein Isolation in Persistent Atrial Fibrillation: Insights into the Role of Focal and Rotational Activation during Atrial Fibrillation. Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology. 2020.04; ( PubMed, DOI )

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Books etc 【 display / non-display

  • Masayasu Hiraoka, Tetsuo Sasano. Clinical Cardiogenetics. Springer, 2016.12 Idiopathic ventricular fibrillation (ISBN : 978-3-319-44202-0)

  • Remodeling of potassium channels in cardiac hypertrophy. in Molecular Mechanisms of Cardiac Remodeling. 2012

  • Donahue JK, McDonald AM, Bauer A, Kikuchi K, Sasano T. Gene therapy for cardiac tachyarrhythmias, New Arrhythmia Technologies. 2005

Conference Activities & Talks 【 display / non-display

  • Watanabe F, Ishii S, Furukawa T, Maruhashi T, Hayashi K, Sasano T. Tissue-Specific Delivery of Nucleotide and Protein using Hollow Hybrid Nanoparticle.. iCMaSS 2017.09.30

  • Ishii S, Oono A, Nakamura W, Natsume Y, Furukawa T, Nagai A, Sasano T. Non-Viral Gene Transduction into Cardiomyocyte Using Apatite Nanoparticle.. iCMaSS 2017.09.30

  • Sasano T, Hasegawa Y, Hamada S, Oono A, Nishimura T, Sasaki T, Goya M, Furukawa T, Hirao K. Risk Stratification of Cardiogenic Stroke and the Monitoring of Direct Oral Anticoagulants Using Novel Dielectric Coagulometer.. Asia-pacific Heart Rhythm Society meeting 2017.09.17

  • Sasano T, Oya M, Hasegawa Y, Natsume Y, Terui M, Shirai Y, Kawabata S, Adachi Y, Hirao K. Noninvasive Assessment of the Substrate of Atrial Fibrillation Using Magnetocardiography.. Asia-pacific Heart Rhythm Society meeting 2017.09.17

  • Natsume Y, Takahashi K, Shiohira S, Shirai Y, Yagishita A, Sasaki T, Hirao K, Furukawa T, Sasano T.. Circulating MicroRNAs as a Biomarker for Atrial Fibrillation.. Asia-pacific Heart Rhythm Society meeting 2017.09.16

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Awards & Honors 【 display / non-display

  • Best Presentation Award, finalist,Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society,2011.09