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Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science
field of research
Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science was established in April 2011 by the merge of three Tokyo metropolitan government-operated institutes, namely, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute for Neuroscience, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, and the Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science. The ultimate goal of the institute is to improve the health and welfare of the citizens of the Tokyo city as well as those of our country through original discovery on the pathology and molecular basis of diseases and development of novel strategies for prediction, prevention, diagnosis and therapy of various diseases including mental disorders.
2015.FEB.6. Fluorescent immunochromatography for rapid and sensitive typing of seasonal influenza viruses
2014.DEC.16 The N- and C-terminal autolytic fragments of CAPN3/p94/calpain-3 restore proteolytic activity by intermolecular complementation
2014.DEC.9 Mutations in the deubiquitinase gene USP8 cause Cushing's disease
2014.NOV.4 Involvement of Cholinergic System in Hyperactivity in Dopamine-Deficient Mice
2014.OCT.31 Glial dysfunction causes age-related memory impairment in Drosophila
2014.OCT.4 Releasing dentate nucleus cells from Purkinje cell inhibition generates output from the cerebrocerebellum
2014.JULY.3 Disease modifying effect of adiponectin in model of α-synucleinopathies.
2014.JUNE.6 The adipocyte-inducible secreted phospholipases PLA2G5 and PLA2G2E play distinct roles in obesity