What's New /新着情報

🐉2024/01/10 Medical School Free Quarter (FQ) student Yoshikawa-san started her rotation in our lab.

🎃2023/10/01 We welcomed our new Assistant Prof. Jalal Alshaweesh.

🌹 2023/06/01 Welcome back to our lab Dr.Ekemen!

✨2023/05/16 We welcomed Ms. Bolorbat to our lab.

📢�2023/03/27 Farewel party.

...........................🎓Ms. Mengling XU (JO Murei) finalized her MS degree. Congratulations!

.......................... Sayonara to Ms. Tomono Itoko, the lab secretary.

🐇2023/01/11 Medical School Free Quarter (FQ) student Nishino-san started his rotation in our lab.

🥇2022/12/08 Congratulations Michelle on JSI Young Women Investigators Award 2022!

🌷2022/03/17 Congratulations Julia on the IMSUT Outstanding Student Publication Award 2021!

🍫2022/02/07 Medical School Free Quarter (FQ) student Morise-san has started his rotation in our lab.

🍫2022/02/07 Our paper was chosen to be featured on the cover of the JEM magazine!

Journal of Experimental Medicine February 2022 Cover

⛄2022/01/04 A big welcome to JSPS Fellow Dr Kamioka! Looking forward to enjoying science with you!

🎅2021/12/15 We published an interesting paper in JEM which has great implications during infection and vaccination.
Michelle S. J. Lee, Takeshi Inoue, Wataru Ise, Julia Matsuo-Dapaah, James B. Wing, Burcu Temizoz, Kouji Kobiyama, Tomoya Hayashi, Ashwini Patil, Shimon Sakaguchi, A. Katharina Simon, Jelena S. Bezbradica, Satoru Nagatoishi, Kouhei Tsumoto, Jun-Ichiro Inoue, Shizuo Akira, Tomohiro Kurosaki, Ken J. Ishii, Cevayir Coban. December 16 2021. B cell intrinsic TBK1 is essential for germinal center formation during infection and vaccination in mice. Journal of Experimental Medicine.DOI: 10.1084/jem.20211336.

Please have a look at these press releases:
UTokyo(Research News)

IMSUT (Japanese)

IMSUT (English)

IFReC/Osaka University:


Japanese: 感染やワクチンにおける免疫記憶に必須なB細胞シグナル因子を発見 | 国立研究開発法人日本医療研究開発機構 (amed.go.jp) 
English: B-cell signaling factors essential for immunological memory in infections and vaccines discovered | Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (amed.go.jp)

Yahoo! News:

Science Daily:

More news from here → https://rupress.altmetric.com/details/118999366/news

🎅2021/12/15 Congratulations Michelle on JEM paper!

🎅2021/12/14 Welcome Camila to our lab! She is a research student of MEXT.

🎅2021/12/13 Thank you Prof. Culleton for organizing a wonderful meeting!

🍁2021/11/10 Finally we visited Meguro Parasitological Museum! (公益財団法人目黒寄生虫館) Thank you Kuromachi Sensei for your hospitality and great knowledge about parasites!
If you haven't visited Meguro Parasitological Museum yet, it is time:


🎃2021/10/15 We celebrated Ayana's and our new PhD student's arrival:)
Congratulations Rashmi on entering double-PhD degree program (CBMS/WINGS GSDM)!

🎃2021/10/11 A big welcome to Ms. A. Iijima, PhD student of University of Tsukuba. We are excited to share our research with her during the internship time.

🌕2021/09/13 Congratulations Jelena on her paper in PNAS! Thank you for involving us in this interesting study! TBK1 and IKKε act like an OFF switch to limit NLRP3 inflammasome pathway activation.

🌕2021/09/10 A yummy treat for a first First-author paper:)

🌞2021/08/30 Julia's CUBIC imaging of cerebral malaria article has been accepted! Enjoy cool CUBIC brain images at the International Immunology!
(International Immunology --> link to

🎋2021/07/14 We said goodbye to our interns. We wish them the best of luck in their future endeavors!

🍃2021/05/19 We welcomed Ms. Tomono to our lab as a new support staff.

🍃2021/05/16 Please join us at AAI Virtual Immunology 2021 Meeting Osteoimmunology Session.

🌸2021/04/16 We welcomed our new lab support staff Ms. Yamauchi and Ms. Onda.

🌸2021/04/01 We welcomed researcher Ms. Dash, MSc student Ms. Xu and visiting student researcher Ms. Sawada to our lab.

🌷2021/03/31 We wish the best of luck to Dr. Koga at Juntendo University for her bone studies.

🍫2021/02/10 Congratulations Julia on successful Master's Course Completion.

⛄2021/01/28 Please join us at Nature Cafe

Topic: Nature Cafe on Type 2 Immunity: Challenges and Opportunities

🍁2020/11/27  47th IMSUT Founding Commemorative Symposium "Neo-Immunology on infection, allergy and cancer" 第47回医科学研究所創立記念シンポジウム

🌕2020/09/29 We join World Immune Regulation Meeting (WIRM)- XIV Digital on October 4-7, 2020.

🌞2020/08/18 Professor Coban's review article in Current Opinion in Immunology.

🌞2020/08/17 Trainee Research Technician , Mr. Morita has joined our team.


🎋2020/07/01 Our Recruitment page has been updated.