About us

Ongoing Joint Research (Japan)

  • Development research of a novel testing method and test reagents for vasculitis, and of artificial immunoglobulin
  • Partner Institution:A-CLIP Institute
  • Research Period:2012-17
  • Functional analysis of mammalian polycomb group gene
  • Partner Institution:RIKEN
  • Research Period:2013-18
  • Production of antibodies against ligand for CD69 and their functional analysis in vivo
  • Partner Institution:Kan Research Institute Inc.
  • Research Period:2013-16
  • The confirmation of physiological effects of lactic acid bacteria strains on immunity
  • Partner Institution:NISSIN FOODS HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
  • Research Period:2014-15
  • Application evaluation of anti-CD69 antibody to steroid-resistant asthma
  • Partner Institution:Gene Frontier Corporation
  • Research Period:2014-15

Ongoing Joint Research (Overseas)

  • Role of CD69 in immune responses
  • Partner Institution:Department of Immunology, University of Washington
  • Research Period:2001-
  • In vivo microenvironment in immunological memory
  • Partner Institution:Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum Berlin
  • Research Period:2008-
  • Crucial role of CD8aa for T cell memory survive.
  • Partner Institution:La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology
  • Research Period:2008-
  • Regulation of Th2 cell function by TSLP
  • Partner Institution:Department of Immunology, University of Washington
  • Research Period:2010-
  • Role of GATA3 in the development of Innate Lymphoid cells
  • Partner Institution:National Institute of Health
  • Research Period:2013-

Past Joint Research

  • Invariant NKT cell-target immunotherapy for cancer
  • Partner Institution:RIKEN
  • Research Period:2004-12
  • Roles of CD69 molecule on the onset of severe asthma, and their molecular biological mechanism
  • Partner Institution:Kobe Pharmaceutical Research Institution (KPRI), Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Research Period:2012-13
  • Development of diagnostic kit for angiitis by amplification of Moesin gene expression in kidney biopsy
  • Partner Institution:A-CLIP Institute
  • Research Period:2013-2014