Okayama University Research Professor Daisuke Tohnishi (Hospital) selected for AMED “FY2020 Next-Generation Cancer Medicine Acceleration Research Project”

National University Corporation Okayama University
[Okayama University] Research Professor Daisuke Tohnishi (Hospital) selected for AMED “FY2020 Next-Generation Cancer Medicine Acceleration Research Project”

October 6, 2022
National University Corporation Okayama University
https://www.okayama-u.ac.jp/
[Image 1

◆Overview
National University Corporation Okayama University (Headquarters: Tsushima Naka, Kita-ku, Okayama City; President: Hiroshi Makino) Okayama University Hospital (Main Hospital: Shikada-cho, Kita-ku, Okayama City; Director: Yoshinobu Maeda) Daisuke Toonishi, Center for Genome Medicine A research professor has been adopted by the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) for the 2022 Next-Generation Cancer Medicine Acceleration Research Project. Based on the “Cancer Research 10-Year Strategy”, this project promotes research that approaches the biological elucidation of cancer, research based on cancer patient data such as cancer genome
information, and fusion research of these. By doing so, we aim to out-license to pharmaceutical companies at an early stage by accelerating research for practical application.
This time, Professor Tohnishi is in the project category “Research Area E (Cancer Diversity): Research on Innovative Cancer Treatment Methods Addressing the Heterogeneity of Cancer Cells.” Applied under the R&D theme of “development of new treatment methods to overcome spatial heterogeneity”. The number of applications was 38, which was a large number, but it was adopted, and I will lead the research team for the period from 2022 to 2026.
In response to this selection, Research Professor Tohnishi commented, “Through this research, we would like to elucidate the onset mechanism of malignant lymphoma and lead to the development of new treatments.” He showed interest in research activities for three years.
[Image 2

Daisuke Tohnishi Research Professor
Research Professor Daisuke Tohnishi is an outstanding researcher with the title of “Research Professor”, which is given to encourage associate professors with outstanding research achievements to act as independent PIs (Principal Investigators). Incentives such as allocation of research funds and enhancement of research activities are given. In addition, he is also a recipient of the Emergent Research Support Project*, a young researcher support project implemented by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), and is leading young researchers not only at Okayama University but also in Japan. I’m the only one who does. Please look forward to the future activities of the research team led by Professor Tohnishi.
This matter was posted on the AMED website on September 16, 2022. *JST “Emergent Research Support Project”
In order to promote “emergent research” that aims to create seeds that lead to disruptive innovation through diversity and fusion, without setting specific issues or short-term goals, we aim to pursue free, challenging and integrated research that is not bound by existing frameworks. In principle, this project provides long-term support for a range of 7 years (up to 10 years with a stage gate review in between) while ensuring an environment where researchers can concentrate on their research.
 https://www.jst.go.jp/souhatsu/index.html
 https://www.okayama-u.ac.jp/tp/news/news_id10738.html
[Image 3

◆ Reference
・AMED FY2022 “Next-Generation Cancer Medicine Acceleration Research Project” Secondary Public Recruitment Issues
 https://www.amed.go.jp/koubo/11/01/1101C_00033.html
◆ Reference information
・Okayama University Hospital
 https://www.okayama-u.ac.jp/user/hospital/
・Center for Genomic Medicine, Okayama University Hospital
 https://cgm.hospital.okayama-u.ac.jp/
・[Okayama University] Research Professor Daisuke Tohnishi and others have been selected for AMED’s 2021 Genome Medicine Realization Biobank Utilization Program (genome and omics analysis that supports next-generation medical infrastructure).
 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000354.000072793.html
・[Okayama University] Daisuke Tohnishi, research professor at Okayama University Hospital, was selected for AMED’s 2020 Genome Medicine Realization Biobank Utilization Program (genome and omics analysis that supports next-generation medical infrastructure).
 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000692.000072793.html
・About Okayama University Research Professor/Research Associate Professor  https://www.orsd.okayama-u.ac.jp/kenkyusha/research-professor/ [Image 4d72793-935-8b94b8876b53d0228f5d-5.png&s3=72793-935-295cd530e51b9433f88b7f49269f0e1a-1545x230.png
[Image 5d72793-935-9c481dfbab6283b3f04f-2.jpg&s3=72793-935-ae0d81af4eddffc9de18424911cd49cd-1920x1080.jpg
Okayama University Shikata Campus, where Okayama University Hospital is located (Kita Ward, Okayama City)
◆ Inquiries regarding this matter
Okayama University Hospital Genomic Medicine Comprehensive Promotion Center Research Professor Tohnishi Daisuke
Okayama University Shikata Campus, 2-5-1 Shikata-cho, Kita-ku, Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture 700-8558
 TEL: 086-235-7414
E-mail: cgm-center◎okayama-u.ac.jp
     ※Please replace ◎ with @
 https://cgm.hospital.okayama-u.ac.jp/
-Matters related to cooperation with Okayama University Hospital (Pharmaceutical and medical device companies)-
 Okayama University Hospital New Medical Research and Development Center  2-5-1 Shikatacho, Kita Ward, Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture 700-8558 Please inquire about the relevant project from the URL below.  http://shin-iryo.hospital.okayama-u.ac.jp/ph_company/
-Matters related to cooperation with Okayama University Hospital (for medical personnel and researchers)-
 Okayama University Hospital Research Promotion Division
Industry-Academia-Government Collaboration Promotion
 2-5-1 Shikatacho, Kita Ward, Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture 700-8558  TEL: 086-235-7983
E-mail: ouh-csnw◎adm.okayama-u.ac.jp
 http://shin-iryo.hospital.okayama-u.ac.jp/medical/
-Inquiries regarding Okayama University’s industry-academia-government collaboration-
 Okayama University Organization for Research Promotion Headquarters for Industry-Academia-Government Collaboration
 1-1-1 Tsushimanaka, Kita-ku, Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture 700-8530  Okayama University Tsushima Campus Main Building 1F  TEL: 086-251-8463
E-mail: sangaku◎okayama-u.ac.jp
 https://www.orsd.okayama-u.ac.jp/
 Okayama University Media “OTD” (app):
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000011.000072793.html
 Okayama University Media “OTD” (web):
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000215.000072793.html
 Okayama University SDGs website: https://sdgs.okayama-u.ac.jp/  Okayama University SDGs-Thinking about the sustainability of local communities (YouTube): https://youtu.be/Qdqjy4mw4ik
 Okayama University Image Movie (YouTube): https://youtu.be/pKMHm4XJLtw “Okadai TV” (YouTube): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi4hPHf_jZ1FXqJfsacUqaw  Industrial-academia co-creation activity “Okayama University Open Innovation Challenge” Recruiting co-creation activity partners for the term ending in October 2022:
 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000905.000072793.html
 Okayama University “THE Impact Ranking 2021” Comprehensive Ranking Within the top 200 in the world, No. 1 in Japan!!
 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000070.000072793.html
 Okayama University “University Brand Image Survey 2021-2022” “University Active in SDGs” Ranked 1st in Chugoku/Shikoku!!
 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000373.000072793.html
 Okayama University Ranked 1st in Chugoku/Shikoku in the 2022 edition of the “University Image Survey from the Perspective of Company Personnel Managers”!!
 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000122.000072793.html
[Image 6d72793-935-b3256d0dd48f4bd0ad62-3.jpg&s3=72793-935-966a8161ce165d3b1333c75b632cae99-1260x571.jpg
National University Corporation Okayama University supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In addition, we have received the government’s first “Japan SDGs Award” Special Award

Details about this release:
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000935.000072793.html


rehow

2 thoughts on “Okayama University Research Professor Daisuke Tohnishi (Hospital) selected for AMED “FY2020 Next-Generation Cancer Medicine Acceleration Research Project”

  1. Howdy very nice blog!! Guy .. Beautiful .. Amazing .. I will bookmark your site and take the feeds additionallyKI am happy to seek out numerous useful info here within the publish, we want work out extra techniques in this regard, thank you for sharing. . . . . .

  2. demais este conteúdo. Gostei bastante. Aproveitem e vejam este site. informações, novidades e muito mais. Não deixem de acessar para descobrir mais. Obrigado a todos e até mais. 🙂

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

%d bloggers like this: