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Molecular biologist

Motoko Unoki, molecular biologist. Achievements include research in identification of a novel methyl CpG binding protein UHRFI; research in identification of an ING2 splice variant, ING2b; research in identification of four ING4 splice variants; research in identification of PTEN related genes, EGR2 and BPOZ; research in identification of PINK1 as a PTEN induced gene.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University, Sagamihara, Japan, 1999. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ministry Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 2003.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow University Tokyo, 2003—2004. Research fellow National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 2004—2008. Researcher Rikagaku Kenkyūsho, Tokyo, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in identification of a novel methyl CpG binding protein UHRFI. Research in identification of an ING2 splice variant, ING2b. Research in identification of four ING4 splice variants.

    Research in identification of PTEN related genes, EGR2 and BPOZ. Research in identification of PINK1 as a PTEN induced gene.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Japanese Society Epigenetics, Japanese Cancer Association, American Association Cancer Research.