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Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief
Hideyuki Okano, MD, PhD, Keio University, Japan
 

Deputy Editors-in-Chief
Atsushi Kumanogoh, MD, PhD, Osaka University, Japan
Ken-ichiro Seino, MD, PhD, Hokkaido University, Japan
 

Advisory Board Members
Shizuo Akira, PhD, Osaka University, Japan
Makoto Asashima, PhD, Research Center for Stem Cell Engineering, Japan
Alan Colman, PhD, Singapore Stem Cell Consortium, Singapore
Tadamitsu Kishimoto, PhD, Osaka University, Japan
Ryozo Nagai, MD, PhD, Jichi Medical University, Japan
Shigekazu Nagata, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan 
Shuh Narumiya, MD, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan 
Tadatsugu Taniguchi, PhD, The University of Tokyo, Japan  
Mauro Martins Teixeira, MD, PhD, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan 

Associate Editors
Wen-Chang Chang, PhD, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Keishi Fujio, PhD, The University of Tokyo, Japan,
John Hamilton, PhD, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Jacquie Harper, PhD, Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, New Zealand
Shinichi Kawai, PhD, Toho University, Japan
Ho Youn Kim, MD, PhD, The Catholic University of Korea, South Korea
Dong-Wook Kim, PhD, Yonsei University, South Korea
Narinder K Mehra, PhD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Kouji Matsushima, MD, PhD, okyo University of Science, Japan
Yumi Matsuzaki, MD, PhD, Shimane University, Japan
Tsuneyo Mimori, MD, PhD, Ijinkai Takeda General Hospital, Japan
Jun-ichi Miyazaki, MD, PhD, Osaka University, Japan
Tatsutoshi Nakahata, MD, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan 
Yasuhiko Tabata, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan 
Tetsuya Taga, PhD, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Tsutomu Takeuchi, PhD, Keio University, Japan
Yoshiya Tanaka, MD, PhD, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
Kazuhiko Yamamoto, MD, PhD, RIKEN, Japan
Jian-ping Zuo, PhD, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
 

Editorial Board Members
Masayuki Amagai, MD, PhD, Keio University, Japan 
Claude Bernard, PhD, Monash University, Australia
Kenji Chiba, PhD, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation, Japan
Junichi Chihara, MD, PhD, Soseikai Hospital, Japan 
Gyohei Egawa, MD, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan
Toshio Heike, MD, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan   
Toshifumi Hibi, MD, PhD, Kitasato University, Japan   
Toshio Imai, PhD, KAN Research Institute. Inc., Japan 
Tatsuro Irimura, PhD, Juntendo University, Japan 
Yoichiro Iwakura, PhD, Tokyo University of Science, Japan 
Yuko Kaneko, MD, PhD, Keio University, Japan
Tsuyoshi Kasama, MD, PhD, Showa University, Japan
Yoshitaka Kase, MD, PhD, Keio University, Japan
Issei Komuro, MD, PhD, The University of Tokyo, Japan 
Mineo Kurokawa, PhD,The University of Tokyo, Japan 
Akihiro Matsukawa, DVM, PhD, Okayama University, Japan 
Kunio Matsumoto, PhD, Kanazawa University, Japan 
Kyoko Miura, PhD, Kumamoto University, Japan
Kensuke Miyake, PhD, The University of Tokyo, Japan 
Hiroshi Miyazaki, MD, PhD, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development, Japan   
Naofumi Mukaida, MD, PhD, Kanazawa University, Japan   
Shinya Murakami, DDS, PhD, Osaka University, Japan   
Masataka Majima, MD, PhD, Kanagawa Institute of Technology, Japan   
Masayuki Miyasaka, MD, PhD, Osaka University, Japan   
Nobuyuki Miyasaka, MD, PhD, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan  
Ikuo Morita, PhD, Ochanomizu University, Japan 
Norio Nakatsuji, PhD, Kyoto University, Japan   
Toshihiro Nanki, MD, PhD, Toho University, Japan
Masayuki Nishide, MD, PhD, Osaka University, Japan
Norihiro Nishimoto, MD, PhD, Osaka Rheumatology Clinic, Japan   
Yoshihiro Ogawa, MD, PhD, Kyushu University, Japan 
Teruo Okano, PhD, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Japan 
Masataka Sata, MD, PhD, Tokushima University, Japan 
Yasufumi Sato, MD, PhD, Tohoku University, Japan 
Masabumi Shibuya, PhD, Jobu University, Japan 
Toshio Suda, MD, PhD, Kumamoto University, Japan   
Makoto Suematsu, MD, PhD, Keio University, Japan   
Takayuki Sumida, PhD, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Matthew Sweet, MD, The University of Queensland, Australia
Tomihisa Takagi, MD, PhD, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan 
Yasufumi Takahashi, PhD, Denka Company Ltd., Japan    
Toshiyuki Takai, PhD, Tohoku University, Japan   
Nobuyuki Takakura, PhD, Osaka University, Japan 
Hiroshi Takayanagi, PhD, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Kiyoshi Takeda, MD, PhD, Osaka University, Japan 
Takuya Tamatani, PhD, P5, Inc., Japan 
Kazuo Tsubota, MD, PhD, Keio University, Japan 
Masayuki Tsuchiya, PhD, Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Japan
Hirotsugu Ueda, PhD, Astellas Pharma Inc., Japan 
Minoru Ueda, DDS, PhD, Nagoya University, Japan 
Takashi Yokota, MD, PhD, Kanazawa University, Japan 
Osamu Yoshie, MD, PhD, Sendai Taihaku Hospital, Japan 
Toshikazu Yoshikawa, PhD, Louis Pasteur Center for Medical Reseach, Japan 
Akihiko Yoshimura, PhD, Keio University, Japan 
Kazuyuki Yoshizaki, MD, PhD, Osaka University, Japan 
Akira Yuo, MD, PhD, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan
Iv├ín Velasco, PhD, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico 
Takashi Wada, MD, PhD, Kanazawa University, Japan


The official journal of the Japanese Society of Inflammation and Regeneration.

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