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Faculty Detail    
Name ICHIRO NAKANO
 
Campus Address WTI 410F Zip 3300
Phone  (20-5) -071
E-mail  ichiro@uab.edu
Other websites http://nakanolab.com
     

Education
Medical School  Kyoto University, Japan    1993  MD 
Graduate  Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan    2001  PhD 


Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
   

Graduate Biomedical Sciences Affiliations
Cancer Biology 
Cell, Molecular, & Developmental Biology 
Medical Scientist Training Program 
Neuroscience 

Biographical Sketch 
As an academic neuro-oncology surgeon, I commit to brain cancer surgery and serve as Principal Investigator running a research laboratory to study molecular mechanisms of brain cancers and establish novel and effective cancer therapies.



Research/Clinical Interest
Title
Molecular study and therapy development of brain cancer
Description
We seek to characterize cancer stem cells in primary and metastatic brain cancers including glioblastoma and breast cancers.

Keywords
cancer stem cells, brain tumor, clinical trial, experimental therapeutics, breast cancer