Welcome Dr. Akira Sugawara to International Journal of Aging Research.

Dr. Akira Sugawara
Professor
Department of Molecular Endocrinology,Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Miyagi, Japan


Biography & Research Interest

Welcome Dr. Akira Sugawara to Join the Editorial Board of International Journal of Aging Research.

Professor Akira Sugawara belongs to the Department of Molecular Endocrinology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan. He graduated from Tohoku University School of Medicine on 1987 (M.D.), and got Ph.D. on 1991 from Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine. He performed Postdoctoral Fellowship in William Chin’s laboratory at the Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston from 1991 to 1994. His major is general internal medicine, endocrinology and metabolism and hypertension and nephrology.

Research Interest:
1) Molecular Biology of Nuclear Hormone Receptors.
2) Etiology of High Blood Pressure.
3) Pathophysiology of Diabetic Nephropathy.
4) Gene Regulation of Aldosterone Synthesis.
5) Epigenetics of Hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus.


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