Calls for Proposals Early-stage Female Overseas FY 2021 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|
As a result of scrupulous deliberation conducted by a Project Evaluation Panel, the following projects were selected as the FY2021 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|
|Specific excision of hepatitis B virus covalently closed circular DNA using Cas9 nickase||SHIOZAWA Yusuke||Nippon Medical School||Assistant professor|
|Exploration of novel treatment strategies for drug resistance and emergence of liver cancers targeting ploidy alterations and senescence escape||MATSUMOTO Tomonori||Osaka University||Assistant Professor|
and drug discovery of liver cancer by tracing dynamic changes of
cancer stem cell marker expression
|Qin Xian Yang||RIKEN||Research Scientist|
Last updated 03/22/21