Last Updated :2018/02/01

Affiliations, Positions
Hiroshima University Hospital, Assistant Professor

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Hiroshima University

Research Fields

  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Clinical internal medicine;Kidney internal medicine

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2017, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Symptomatology, Diagnosis and Treatment
  2. 2017, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Introduction to clinical clerkship

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Inhibition of SET Domain-Containing Lysine Methyltransferase 7/9 Ameliorates Renal Fibrosis, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 27(1), 203-215, JAN 2016
  2. Inhibition of H3K9 histone methyltransferase G9a attenuates renal fibrosis and retains klotho expression, KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 89(1), 147-157, JAN 2016
  3. Efficacy of add-on therapy of aliskiren to an angiotensin II receptor blocker on renal outcomes in advanced-stage chronic kidney disease: a prospective, randomized, open-label study., Clin Exp Nephrol., 19(4), 631-638, 2015
  4. Linagliptin Ameliorates MethylglyoxalInduced Peritoneal Fibrosis in Mice, PLOS ONE, 11(8), AUG 11 2016
  5. A novel indole compound MA-35 attenuates renal fibrosis by inhibiting both TNF-a and TGF-b1 pathways., Sci Rep., 7(1), 1884., 2017, May 15

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Inhibitory Effect of the Chromatin Histone H3-lysine 4 Methyltransferase (SET7/9) on the Tubulointerstitial Fibrosis., Sasaki K, Nakashima A, Doi S, Masaki T, American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2014, Philadelphia (USA), 2014/11/14, Without Invitation, American Society of Nephrology, Philadelphia (USA)
  2. Chloride contributes to hypertension and renal injury in aldosterone-salt treated rats., Takahiro Yamauchi, Shigehiro Doi, Toshiki Doi, Kensuke Sasaki, Toshinori Ueno, Ayumu Nakashima, Takao Masaki, American Society of Nephrology 2015, 2015/11/07, Without Invitation, American Society of Nephrology, San Diego

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2016 JSPS KAKENHI, Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)