Assistant Professor, MED Medicine
- Title Assistant Professor, MED Medicine
- Office 650 Albany St Evans Biomed Research Ctr Boston MA 02118
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone (617) 638-7134
- Education Kanazawa University School of Medicine, MD
Research expertise and personal interests: oxidants mediate cellular redox signaling through post-translational modification of protein thiols. My group studies the role of an enzyme glutaredoxin which controls S-glutathionylation (glutathione adducts) in cardiovascular disease, inflammation, and glucose metabolism.
Recently I focus on angiogenesis and hypoxia-induced factor (HIF-1) regulation by glutaredoxin using mouse models. My goal is to develop our study into therapeutic strategy for clinical problems including diabetic ischemic limbs.