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Dr. Kazuaki Takabe

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Expertise: Breast surgery

Dr. Kazuaki Takabe is a Surgeon-Scientist currently an Associate Professor of Surgery, with a joint appointment in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. He conducts translational research in broad spectrum of topics ranging from sphingolipid signaling to clinical research in multiple organ systems including breast, gastrointestinal tract, liver and pancreas. Major focuses of his research is on the roles of sphingosine-1-phosphate in cancer progression, and development of animal models that mimic human cancer progression. He is a Principal Investigator funded by multiple NIH R01 grants and Susan G. Komen Foundation. He was awarded MD from Niigata University School of Medicine, and PhD from Yokohama City University, both in Japan. After surgical residency in Niigata University Hospital, he underwent postdoctoral training at the Salk Institute in California, and completed his General Surgery Residency at University of California San Diego, and Surgical Oncology Fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is also a graduate of American Society of Clinical Oncology Leadership Development Program. To date, he received 21 awards, published 160 articles and abstracts in peer-reviewed English journals including Cancer Cell, Nature Immunology, PNAS, Hepatology, Cancer Research, Surgery, and Journal of Surgical Research, as well as 49 articles in Japanese. His publications have been cited more than 2140 times with h-index of 19 (according to Google Scholar), and total of 447.52 impact factors (according to ResearchGate). Dr. Takabe is a Fellow of American College of Surgeons, Member of Society of University Surgeons, Southern Surgical Society, Surgical Biology Club, American Association for Cancer Research, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Society of Surgical Oncology, and many others.

Editorial Board:

Ali Coskun
Hepatopancreatobiliary surgery
Izmir Bozyaka Training and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
Anupama Barua
Cardiothoracic surgery
Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, Leeds, United Kingdom
Askin Ender Topal
Cardiac surgery
Dicle University Medicine Faculty, Diyarbakir, Turkey
Email: aendertopal61[@]hotmail.com
Brian Goh
GI surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary and Transplantation surgery
Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
Dimitrios Filippou
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
Dept. of Anatomy and Surgical Anatomy Medical School, University of Athens
Emaild: d_filippou[@]hotmail.com
Falk Rauchfuß
Visceral and Vascular surgery
Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Jena, Germany
Germano Lucertini
General surgery
IRCCS San Martino Hospital of Genoa, Genova, Italy
Georgios Panagiotis Fragulidis
General surgery, Transplant surgery, Oncology
University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
Gyula Vegso
Transplant surgery, Oncology
Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
Hitoshi Hirose
Cardiothoracic surgery
Thomas Jeffeson University, Philadelphia, USA
Jozsef Szalma
Oral surgery
University of Pecs, Pecs, Hungary
Email: szalma.jozsef[@]pte.hu
Lokesh Bathla
Transplantation surgery
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, San Antonio, USA
Mahir Gachabayov
General surgery
Vladimir City Clinical Hospital of Emergency Medicine, Vladimir, Russia
Mehmet Guler
General surgery
Medicalpark Anatalya Hospital, Antalya, Turkey
Michele Conti
Rovereto General Hospital, Rovereto, Italy
Paolo Nardi
Cardiac surgery
Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Peter Schemmer
Cardiac surgery
University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Sami Akbulut
Surgery, Transplantation
Diyarbakir Education and Research Hospital, Diyarbakir, Turkey
Shinya Shimada
Kumamoto General Hospital, Japan Community Health Care Organization (JCHO) , Yatsushiro, Japan
Smit Singla
Surgical oncology
Karmanos Cancer Institute, Flint, USA
Su-Ming Tan
Breast surgery
Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
Tahiri Hassani Rachid
National Ophthalmology Hospital, Paris, France
Tong Ming Liu
Mesenchymal stem cells
Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Umesh Jethwani
General surgery
Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, Delhi, India
Yusuf Yagmur
General surgery
Diyarbakir Education and Research Hospital, Diyarbakir, Turkey




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