Education

Undergraduate
Unlisted - International Colle (1993), Biochemistry
Graduate School
Unlisted - International Colle (1996), Biochemistry
Graduate School
University of Tokyo (2003), Agriculture

Research Interest

  • Atophic dermatitis
  • Langerhans and dendritic cells

Publications

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Selective expression of vacuolar H-ATPase subunit d2 by particular subsets of dendritic cells among leukocytes.
Kota, S., S. Shikano, G. Xia, J. Takao, JS. Chung, P. D. Cruz Jr., XS. Xie, and K. Ariizumi Mol. Immunol. 2006 43 1443-1453
Dectin-2 on epidermal langerhans cells by activating the gene promoter.
Bonkobara, M., H. Yagihara, T. Yudate, JS. Chung, T. Wahizu, K. Ariizumi, and Ponciano D. Cruz Jr Photochem. Photobiol. 2005 81 944-948
Identification and expression profiling of a human C-type lectin, structally homologous to mouse dectin-2.
Gavino, A., JS. Chung, K. Sato, K. Ariizumi, and Poncian D. Cruz Jr Exp. Dermatol. 2005 14 281-288

Honors & Awards

  • Albert M. Kligman Fellowship
    Society for Investigative Dermatology (2005)
  • Fellowship
    Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry (2002)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry
  • Society for Investigative Dermatology