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Osamu Kano, M.D., Ph.D.
Osamu Kano, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology
Toho University Faculty of Medicine
Osamu Kano, M.D., Ph.D. is a Professor and the Chair of the Department of Neurology, at Toho University Faculty of Medicine. His department provides optimal medical treatment and actively carries out clinical trials and medical research, disseminating the results to the world, and contributing to lessening the suffering of patients. His department takes leadership in training medical students and residents in all areas of patient care, basic and clinical research. The research conducted in Dr. Kano’s laboratory has focused on developing new insights into neurodegenerative diseases with a primary emphasis on ALS. In particular his research has characterized the morphological and inflammatory changes that occur in ALS model mice. Additionally, to promote future ALS clinical trials, he focuses on the identification of diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers from peripheral blood, in patients with ALS.

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