Yuting Chen, Ph.D.

2018.8- Postdoctoral Researcher at RIKEN IMS

Selected publications

Chen Y, Widschwendter M, Teschendorff AE. Systems-epigenomics inference of transcription factor activity identifies disruption of FOXJ1 and AHR as key events in lung cancer development. Genome Biology. 2017; 18, 236
 

Chen Y, Breeze CE, Zhen S, Beck S, Teschendorff AE. Tissue-independent and tissue-specific patterns of DNA methylation alteration in cancer. Epigenetics Chromatin. 2016;9:10. 

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Chisayo Kozuka, Ph.D.

2018.10- Research scientist at RIKEN IMS

2016-18 Research fellow at Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, USA

2013-16 JSPS PD at University of the Ryukyus, Japan

2013 Ph.D. at University of the Ryukyus, Japan

2008 Bachelor at Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University

Selected publications

Kozuka C, Kaname T, Shimizu-Okabe C, Takayama C, Tsutsui M, Matsushita M, Abe K, Masuzaki H. Impact of brown rice-specific γ-oryzanol on epigenetic modulation of dopamine D2 receptors in brain striatum in high-fat-diet-induced obesity in mice. Diabetologia 2017; 60:1502

Kozuka C, Yabiku K, Sunagawa S, Ueda R, Taira S, Ohshiro H, Ikema T, Yamakawa K, Higa M, Tanaka H, Takayama C, Matsushita M, Oyadomari S, Shimabukuro M, Masuzaki H. Brown riceeduces the preference for high-fat diet by inhibiting of hypothalamic endoplasmic reticulum stress in mice. Diabetes 2012; 61:3084

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Ryoyo Hayashi, Graduate student

2019.4-  Graduate student at Tokyo Metropolitan Univ/RIKEN IMS

2018 Bachelor at Biological Sciences, Faculty of Urban Liberal Arts, Tokyo Metropolitan University,

Selected publications

Hayashi R, Takeo S, Aigaki T. Sir2 is essential for intergenerational effects of parental diet on offspring metabolism in Drosophila. Biorxiv
doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/641076

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