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2016-6-7

Intravital imaging of bone dissolving cell function achieved

Observation of osteoclasts made possible

A group of researchers produced fluorescent probes for visualizing a site where osteoclasts were actually dissolving the bone, succeeding in evaluatio...

2016-6-7

Fetal treatment and partial pulmonary resection with the use of ECMO saved baby with severe CCAM

Successful multidisciplinary treatment initiated by Osaka University Hospital Fetal Treatment Center

A group provided medical treatment to an unborn baby who was diagnosed with congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation (CCAM) with a large lesion with...

2016-5-31

Successful transplantation of a highly durable artificial heart valve with a low risk of re-operation

A step forward toward the dissemination of heart valves

A team of researchers conducted heart valve transplantation using a native and decellularized human heart valve on a 43-year old female patient with c...

2016-5-30

Research on effects of guidelines for dissemination and education of psychiatric care begins

A big step towards better medical care through education for psychiatrists

A group of researchers began a research project, “Effectiveness of Guideline for Dissemination and Education in psychiatric treatment (EGUIDE),” in wh...

2016-5-20

A positive step towards a cure for genetic Parkinson’s disease using nucleic acid medicines

Light shed on the development of medical treatment for the disease

A group of researchers verified in animal models that gapmer-type nucleic acid medicines containing modified Amido-bridged nucleic acid (AmNA) suppres...

2016-5-18

Discovery of biomarkers for the prognosis of chronic kidney disease

Prognosis prediction of kidney, heart, and lifestyle-related diseases as well as new treatment methods anticipated

A group of researchers found that measuring D-amino acids, which present only traces in human, provides prognostic information of chronic kidney disea...

2016-5-13

Brain waves characteristic of epileptic seizures detected, a world first

Will lead to the clarification of clinical condition, diagnostic accuracy, and improvement of medical treatment of the disorder

2016-4-29

New light shed on the development of treatment for complications associated with Down syndrome

Mechanism behind complications clarified using human iPS cells and genome editing

A group of researchers produced diverse types of cellular disease models of Down syndrome by using human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) and ge...

2016-4-27

Substance in the body with anti-tumor effects on ovarian and colorectal cancers discovered

Causative substance of pregnancy-associated hypertension found to have anti-tumor effects

A group of researchers discovered that soluble Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) receptor 1 (sFLT1), which had been thought to be involved in ...

2016-4-18

Cause of heart arrhythmia in adult myodystrophia clarified

Will lead to the prevention of death in this disease and the development of treatment methods

An international joint research team discovered that the cause of heart arrhythmia in myotonic dystrophy (DM), the most common muscular dystrophy in a...

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