Summary

Dr. Atsuhiro Nagasaki, D.D.S., Ph.D., is a JSPS NIH Research Fellow supported by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Research Fellowship for Japanese Biomedical and Behavioral Researchers at NIH (KAITOKU-NIH).

Dr. Nagasaki graduated from Hiroshima University, Japan in 2011. He earned his Ph.D. in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology from Hiroshima University in 2017. In the same year, he came to the National Institutes of Health and joined the Laboratory of Oral and Connective Tissue Biology as a postdoctoral fellow.

Research Statement

My research focuses on molecular biology for dental development, especially hard tissue formation and calcification with in vitro and in vivo techniques. These studies and findings will clarify the mechanisms and provide periodontal repair and regeneration. 

Education

2013-2017 Ph.D., Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathobiology, Hiroshima University, Japan.

2005-2011 D.D.S., Faculty of Dentistry, Hiroshima University, Japan

Experience

2014-2017  Clinical staff of Oral Clinical Examination Center, Hiroshima University Hospital, Hiroshima University, Japan

2013-2017  Clinical staff of Clinical Diagnostic Pathology, Chugoku Rosai Hospital, Japan

2013-2014  Senior resident of Oral Clinical Examination Center, Hiroshima University Hospital, Hiroshima University, Japan

2011-2013  Resident of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kochi Medical School Hospital, Kochi University, Japan

Last Updated: September 2020