NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering

Yoshiaki ITO

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ITO Yoshiaki
Yoshiaki ITO
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1. Molecular mechanisms of carcinogenesis with special emphasis on RUNX genes that encode transcription factors RUNX1, 2 and 3.


1. Roles of RUNX 3 in the early stage of carcinogenesis.
2. Roles of RUNX3 in adult stem cells and cancer stem cells.
3. Relationship between RUNX genes and developmental regulator genes.