Calls for Proposals Early-stage FY 2022 Adopted Projects under "Research Program on Hepatitis"


Status of Grants/Funding Opportunities Awarded projects
R&D phase Basic Study, Applied Study, Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study, Clinical Study, Clinical Trials, Post Marketing, Clinical Research, None
Key Fields Basic Medical Research Project, Infectious disease
Division of Basic Medical Research, Department of Basic Medical Research
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Adoption contents

As a result of scrupulous deliberation conducted by a Project Evaluation Panel, the following projects were selected as the FY2022 adopted projects under the Young Researchers Program of "Research Program on Hepatitis."

Young Researchers Program:
Research to gain new findings on hepatitis and develop new methods for diagnosing, treating and preventing it.

Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation
Development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease treatment method through ketone body metabolism ARIMA Yuichiro Kumamoto University Associate Professor
Analysis of molecular mechanisms underlying the initial phase of activation of hepatic stellate cells using an original culture method MIYOSHI Masato Tokyo Medical and Dental University Project Assistant Professor
Development of a novel relapse marker of hepatocellular carcinoma, based on the amount of human-HBV chimeric DNA WAKAE Kousho National Institute of Infectious Diseases Senior Researcher


Last updated 03/31/22