Atsushi Nakano, M.D., Ph.D. [ Edit Your Profile ]

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Lab Number: 310-267-1824
Office Phone Number: 310-267-1897

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457 BSRB

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UCLA Mol, Cell & Dvlmt Bio
BOX 951606, 490D BSRB
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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Assistant Professor, Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology
Member, CTSI, Cell & Developmental Biology GPB Home Area, Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Eli & Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell Research, JCCC Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program Area

M.D., Kyoto Unversity, 1997 -
Ph.D., Kyoto Univeristy, 2001 -

Nakano, A. Nakano, H. Chien, K. R., Multipotent Islet-1 Cardiovascular Progenitors in Development and Disease. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol . 2009; (e-pub): .
Laugwitz, K. L. Moretti, A. Caron, L. Nakano, A. Chien, K. R., Islet1 cardiovascular progenitors: a single source for heart lineages?. Development. 2008; 135(2): 193-205.
Sonoda, E. Zhao, G. Y. Kohzaki, M. Dhar, P. K. Kikuchi, K. Redon, C. Pilch, D. R. Bonner, W. M. Nakano, A. Watanabe, M. Nakayama, T. Takeda, S. Takami, Y., Collaborative roles of gammaH2AX and the Rad51 paralog Xrcc3 in homologous recombinational repair. DNA Repair (Amst). 2007; 6(3): 280-92.
Moretti, A*. Caron, L*. Nakano, A*. Lam, J. T. Bernshausen, A. Chen, Y. Qyang, Y. Bu, L. Sasaki, M. Martin-Puig, S. Sun, Y. Evans, S. M. Laugwitz, K. L. Chien, K. R., Multipotent embryonic isl1+ progenitor cells lead to cardiac, smooth muscle, and endothelial cell diversification. Cell. 2006; 127(6): 1151-65 *=equal contribution.
Kitaura-Inenaga, K. Hara, M. Higuchi, K. Yamamoto, K. Yamaki, A. Ono, K. Nakano, A. Kinoshita, M. Sasayama, S. Matsumori, A., Gene expression of cardiac mast cell chymase and tryptase in a murine model of heart failure caused by viral myocarditis. Circ J. 2003; 67(10): 881-4.
Adachi, O. Nakano, A. Sato, O. Kawamoto, S. Tahara, H. Toyoda, N. Yamato, E. Matsumori, A. Tabayashi, K. Miyazaki, J., Gene transfer of Fc-fusion cytokine by in vivo electroporation: application to gene therapy for viral myocarditis. Gene Ther. 2002; 9(9): 577-83.
Nakano, A. Matsumori, A. Kawamoto, S. Tahara, H. Yamato, E. Sasayama, S. Miyazaki, J. I., Cytokine gene therapy for myocarditis by in vivo electroporation. Hum Gene Ther. 2001; 12(10): 1289-97.
Ohashi, N. Matsumori, A. Furukawa, Y. Ono, K. Okada, M. Iwasaki, A. Miyamoto, T. Nakano, A. Sasayama, S., Role of p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase in neointimal hyperplasia after vascular injury. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2000; 20(12): 2521-6.
Sakanoue, Y. Nakano, A. Izumi, C. Inoko, M. Kitaguchi, S. Himura, Y. Iga, K. Gen, H. Konishi, T., Aortic regurgitation in a patient with primary antiphospholipid syndrome--a case report. Jpn Circ J. 1998; 62(3): 228-30.
Iga, K. Izumi, C. Nakano, A. Sakanoue, Y. Miyamoto, T. Kitaguchi, S. Himura, Y. Gen, H. Konishi, T., Problems in pharmacological evaluation of patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: clinical analysis of more than 100 consecutive patients. Intern Med. 1998; 37(12): 1005-8.
Iga, K. Izumi, C. Nakano, A. Sakanoue, Y. Kitaguchi, S. Himura, Y. Gen, H. Konishi, T., Problems in the initial diagnosis of renal infarction. Intern Med. 1997; 36(5): 330-2.