Yamamoto, Masahiro

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Received B. Sc. from the University of Tokyo (2001) and Ph.D. from Osaka University (2006). Promoted to an assistant professor (2006), an associate professor (2010) at the graduate school of medicine in Osaka University, an independent associate professor (2012) at RIMD in Osaka University. Appointed current position as a Professor of RIMD in 2013.

Publication

  • (1) CXCR4 regulates Plasmodium development in mouse and human hepatocytes. Bando H, et al. J Exp Med. (2019) 216:1733-1748.
  • (2) Essential role for GABARAP autophagy proteins in interferon-inducible GTPase-mediated host defense. Sasai M., et al., Nat Immunol. (2017) 18(8):899-910.
  • (3) p62 plays a specific role in interferon-γ-induced presentation of a Toxoplasma vacuolar antigen. Lee Y., et al., Cell Rep. (2015) 13:223-33.
  • (4) RabGDIα is a negative regulator of interferon-γ-inducible GTPase-dependent cell-autonomous immunity to Toxoplasma gondii. Ohshima J., et al., Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. (2015) 112:E4581-90.
  • (5) Selective and strain-specific NFAT4 activation by the Toxoplasma gondii polymorphic dense granule protein GRA6. Ma J.S., et al., J Exp Med. (2014) 211:2013-32.
  • (6) A cluster of interferon-γ-inducible p65 GTPases plays a critical role in host defense against Toxoplasma gondii. Yamamoto M., et al., Immunity (2012) 37:302-13.

Lab

AKIRA, Shizuo

Division of Host Defense

Department of Host Defense

Aoshi, Taiki

Endowed Chair

Department of Cellular Immunology

Arase, Hisashi

Division of Host Defense

Department of Immunochemistry

Ebina, Hirotaka

BIKEN Innovative Vaccine Research Alliance Laboratories

Virus Vaccine Group

Hamada, Shigeyuki

Research Collaboration Center for Infectious Diseases

Section of Bacterial Drug Resistance Research

Hara, Eiji

Division of Cellular and Molecular Biology

Department of Molecular Microbiology

Horiguchi, Yasuhiko

Division of Infectious Disease

Department of Molecular Bacteriology

Horii, Toshihiro

Endowed Chair

Department of Malaria Vaccine Development

Iida, Tetsuya

Research Center for Infectious Disease Control

Department of Bacterial Infections

Ikawa, Masahito

Genome Information Research Center

Department of Experimental Genome Research

Ishitani, Tohru

Division of Cellular and Molecular Biology

Department of Homeostatic regulation

Iwanaga, Shiroh

Research Center for Infectious Disease Control

Department of Molecular Protozoology

Iwasaki, Masaharu

International Research Center for Infectious Diseases

Laboratory of Emerging Viral Diseases

KAMITANI, Wataru

International Research Center for Infectious Diseases

Laboratory of Clinical Research on Infectious Diseases

Kinoshita, Taroh

Endowed Chair

Yabumoto Department of Intractable Disease Research

Kobayashi, Takeshi

Research Center for Infectious Disease Control

Department of Virology

Maeda, Yusuke

International Research Center for Infectious Diseases

Laboratory of Viral Dynamism Research

Matsuura, Yoshiharu

Division of Infectious Disease

Department of Molecular Virology

Miki, Hiroaki

Division of Cellular and Molecular Biology

Department of Cellular Regulation

Mimuro, Hitomi

Division of Infectious Disease

Department of Infection Microbiology

Murakami, Yoshiko

Endowed Chair

Yabumoto Department of Intractable Disease Research

Nakamura, Shota

International Research Center for Infectious Diseases

Laboratory of Pathogen Detection and Identification

Okada, Masato

Division of Cellular and Molecular Biology

Department of Oncogene Research

Okamoto, Toru

Division of Infectious Disease

Institute for Advanced Co-Creation Studies

Shioda, Tatsuo

Division of Infectious Disease

Department of Viral Infections

Standley, Daron

Genome Information Research Center

Department of Genome Informatics

Suzuki, Kazuhiro

Division of Host Defense

Department of Immune Response Dynamics

Takakura, Nobuyuki

Division of Cellular and Molecular Biology

Department of Signal Transduction

Tatsumi, Masashi

Research Collaboration Center for Infectious Diseases

Section of Viral Infections

Watanabe, Tokiko

Division of Infectious Disease

Yamasaki, Sho

Division of Host Defense

Department of Molecular Immunology

Yoshioka, Yasuo

BIKEN Innovative Vaccine Research Alliance Laboratories

Vaccine Creation Group