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Research Topic

Our Research goal is to create new remedies and methods for the diagnosis of gastrointestinal diseases by investigating the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of such diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, which is the first system interfacing with external factors. We have established various models for chronic inflammation and infectious diseases, and analyze etiology and pathophysiology through immunopathological approaches.

Main Staff

Chief, Section of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology Yuki I. Kawamura
Research Fellow Teruki Hagiwara
Kazuaki Nakata
Research Institute
Diabetes Research Center
The Research Center for Hepatitis and Immunology
Project Research
National Center for Global Health and Medicin