Grants and Awards

Honors/Awards

  1. Received “Excellent Performer Award” from “New academic field research” cancer support “young support committee” on September 6, Heisei 26 “Workshop on Cancer Young Researchers in Heisei 20”
  2. Received “Postdoc Travel Award” from “American Society for Cell Biology” on October 3, 2013 “The American Society for Cell Biology 2013 Annual Meeting”
  3. Received “Young Excellence Lecture Award” from “Hokudai Pure and Applied Physics Salon” on January 30, 2012 “The 6th HPAPS + (Special Edition)”
  4. Received “Excellence Presentation Award” from “Hokkaido University Graduate School of Science Life Sciences Major” at February 10, 2010 “Joint Master Thesis Review 2009”

Grants/Funding

  1. 2018 – current
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research Project Young research leader
    Issue name: Commonality of organs where cancer approaching from micro “hardness” tends to spread
  2. 2016 – 2017
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Overseas Research Fellow
    Issue name: Mesenchymal stem cell-induced cancer malignant response to tissue hardness
  3. 2015
    Toyobo Biotechnology Research Foundation Long-term research grant
    Task name: Cancer malignancy mechanism caused by mechano response of mesenchymal stem cells
  4. 2014
    Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology New Science Area “Cancer Support” International Exchange Overseas Dispatch Project
  5. 2014
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research Project Young research B Research leader
    Problem name: Elucidation of the mechanism by which lung cancer recurs and becomes malignant after radiotherapy
  6. 2013 fiscal year
    The American Society for Cell Biology 2013 Annual Meeting Postdoc Travel Award
    Presentation name: Activating transcription factor 5 promotes radioresistance and invasiveness in
    lung adenocarcinoma cells
  7. 2011 – 12
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Special Researcher (DC 2)
    Problem name: Elucidation of mechanosensing mechanism in cancer cells
  8. 2010
    Hokkaido University International Exchange Fund Type IV Fourth International Attendance Promotion Project to be held in Japan and abroad
  9. 2009
    Hokkaido University School of Science Alumni Society Scholarship
  10. 2006
    Hokkaido University Hokkaido Genki Project Representative
    Issue name: Experiment class to nurture bud of science