Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences, Kyoto University

Achievements

Jun 16, 2021 Establishment of a clinical-grade human embryonic stem cell line KthES11

The study of Dr. Suemori's group was published in “Stem Cell Research“.

May 10, 2021 A new mechanism of regulatory T cell generation to suppress excessive immune responses ―Non-coding DNA sequences indispensable for immune tolerance were discoveredー

The collaboration study of Prof. Sakaguchi's group and Prof. Kondoh’s group was published in “Immunity”

Feb 25, 2021 Complete control of a gene regulatory network of ascidian embryo by a few factors identified by a mathematical theory.

The collaboration study between Dr. Mochizuki's group and Dr. Satou's group (Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University) was published in “Scientific Reports “

Nov 26, 2020 The development of an antiviral drug screening platform with a FRET biosensor for measurement of arenavirus Z assembly

The study of Dr. Mizutani's group was published in “Cell Structure and Function“.

Oct 22, 2020 Endogenous retroviruses drive KRAB zinc-finger protein family expression for tumor suppression
Sep 14, 2020 Molecular mechanism of cross-species transmission of primate lentiviruses ―Principle of lentiviral cross-species transmission leading to the emergence of the AIDS virus―
Sep 7, 2020 Identification of a viral factor that impairs immune responses in COVID-19 patients
Sep 7, 2020 A clustering-independent method for finding differentially expressed genes in single-cell transcriptome data

The study of Dr. Vandenbon's group was published in “Nature Communications“.

Jul 15, 2020 Multiomics investigation revealing the characteristics of HIV-1-infected cells in vivo ―Clues for the development of an “HIV-1 cure”-