Medical Pharmacology

In the Department of Pharmacology, we investigate the phenomena in the living body or the phenomena by the interaction between drug and living body, pharmacologically, biochemically, physiologically, and genetically.


Tel: +81-88-633-7331

Fax: +81-88-633-7331



  • Professor: Katsuhiko Yoshimoto
  • Associate professor: Yasuko Ishikawa
  • Assistant Professor: Noriko Mizusawa
  • Assistant Professor: Takeo Iwata



Graduate course: Seminar (Wednesday afternoon)


Research Projects

  1. Mechanism of tissue-specific expression of hormone gene
  2. Molecular genetics of endocrine tumorigenesis
  3. Regulation of metabolism by adipokine
  4. Drug receptors and signal transduction
  5. Membrane traffic proteins
  6. Biomarkers in saliva


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