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Emeritus Professor Toshiro Fujita (Division of Clinical Epigenetics)'s authored paper, "Anti-albuminuric effect of the aldosterone blocker eplerenone in non-diabetic hypertensive patients with albuminuria: a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial" has been published in "Scientific Reports".

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Abe’s Enforcer: Suga Yoshihide's Stabilizing Influence on the Cabinet - Contributed article by Professor Izuru Makihara (Political Administrative System)

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On 11 September, seven students from Munich University, Germany, visited RCAST.

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The 2nd briefing of admission to the Department of Advanced Interdisciplinary Studies, Graduate School of Engineering will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014.

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Professor Takao Hamakubo (Quantitative Biology and Medicine) and his research group has discovered that pentatraxin 3 (PTX3), a protein that helps the innate immune system target invaders such as bacteria and viruses, can reduce mortality of mice suffering from sepsis. Article nis now on "Science Signaling".

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2014 Summer Visiting Student Program report:Clare Hall, University of Cambridge

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Emeritus professor Toshiro Fujita (Division of Clinical Epigenetics) has been awarded the "Excellence award for hypertension research" from the American Heart Association (AHA). He has established an international reputation in salt sensitivity and hypertension among other contributions.

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The Science and Technology Promotion Foundation of Ibaraki announced that the 11th Reona ESAKI Award will be given to Professor Yasunobu Nakamura (Quantum Information Physics and Engineering) and team leader Jaw-Shen Tsai at Center for Emergent Matter Science (CEMS), RIKEN.


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