佐藤 陽
Faculty of Pharmacy | Department of Pharmacy
SATO Akira
Assistant Professor / Ph. D. (Pharmacy)
Profile
2001: Graduated from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku University
2001: Acquired a pharmacist’s license
2003: Completed the Master’s program in Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku University
Apr. 2003–Mar. 2007: Pharmacist at Ohara General Hospital
Apr. 2007–Mar. 2013: Researcher at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Iwaki Meisei University
2012: Completed the Doctoral program (for students with a full-time job) in Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku University
2012: Acquired a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Tohoku University)
Apr. 2013–present: Assistant professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Iwaki Meisei University
Major research areas
Biological pharmaceutical sciences and medical pharmacy
Other
2001: Acquired a pharmacist’s license

[Acquired outside funds]
  1. Adaptable and Seamless Technology Transfer Program through Target-driven R&D (A-STEP) of the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
    Research representative & chief of the FY 2010 FS-stage research project (exploration type):
    “Development of a new anti-inflammatory agent with functional peptide”
    Research term: Oct. 1, 2010–Mar. 31, 2011
  2. Adaptable and Seamless Technology Transfer Program through Target-driven R&D (A-STEP) of the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
    Chief of the FY 2012 second FS-stage research project (exploration type):
    “Development of a new oxidized-LDL measuring reagent for the prevention and diagnosis of arteriosclerosis”
    Research term: Nov. 1, 2012–Oct. 31, 2013
  3. The Promotion and Mutual Aid Corporation for Private Schools of Japan
    FY 2014 academic researches promotion funds (Incentives for younger researchers)
    “Development of peptidergic medicines for specifically and dramatically controlling PAF-dependent inflammation”
    Research term: Apr. 1, 2014–Mar. 31, 2015

[Awards]
  • Selected as a highlighted lecture among general academic presentations at the 134th annual conference (at Kumamoto) of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan in March, 2014
    “Development of fluorescent peptide for specifically detecting oxidized LDL”
    http://www.pharm.or.jp/nenkai/134kouenhighlight_index.pdf
    http://www.pharm.or.jp/nenkai/134kouenhighlight_ippanab.pdf
  • Our achievement presented in the 134th conference of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan was covered by the Science News on Mar. 28, 2014.
  • Granted the 14th Intelligent Cosmos Encouragement Award (Awarding Ceremony in May 2015)