IRCMS International Research Center for Medical Sciences


Yorifumi Satou
M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor


Collaborators in Kumamoto University

  • Prof. Mitsuyoshi Nakao, Department of Medical Cell Biology, Institute of Molecular Embryology and Genetics
    "Epigenetic analysis of HTLV-1 and HIV-1 provirus"
  • Prof. Shuzo Matsushita, Center for AIDS Research
    "Analysis of HIV-1 infected patients"
  • Dr. Yoshikazu Uchiyama, Faculty of Life Sciences
    "Data analysis of next generation sequence"
  • Prof. Tokio Tani, Graduate School of Science and Technology
    "Analysis of morphological abnormality in Flower cells"
  • Prof. Masao Matsuoka & Dr. Kisato Nosaka, Department of Hematology, Kumamoto University Hospital
    "Analysis of HTLV-1 infected patients"
  • Prof. Hiroyuki Hata, Faculty of Life Sciences
    "HTLV-1 study"
  • Dr. Kazuaki Monde, Faculty of Life Sciences
    "The integration sites study in endogenous retrovirus"

Domestic Collaborators

  • Dr. Atae Utsunomiya, Department of Hematology, Imamura Bun-in Hospital
    "Analysis of ATL patients"
  • Dr. Masahito Tokunaga, Department of Hematology, Imamura Bun-in Hospital
    "Analysis of ATL patients"
  • Prof. Hirofumi Akari, Center for Human Evolution Modeling Research, Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University
    "Dynamics of HIV-1 infection in macaque model"
  • Prof. Yoshio Koyanagi & Dr. Kei Satou, Institute for Virus Research, Kyoto University
    "HIV-1 study using Humanized mice"
  • Dr. Hodaka Fujii, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University
    "Analysis of Transcriptional control of HTLV-1 using enChIP"
  • Prof. Jun-ichi Fujisawa & Dr. Takaharu Ueno, Department of Microbiology, Kansai Medical University
    "HTLV-1 study"
  • Prof. Yoshihisa Yamano, Institute of Medical Science, St. Marianna University Graduate School of Medicine
    "Analysis of HAM patients"

International Collaborators

  • Prof. Charles RM Bangham, Department of Immunology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Imperial College London, UK
    "HIV-1 and HTLV-1 integration site analysis by high through-put sequencing"
  • Prof. Graham P Taylor, Section of Infectious Diseases, St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College London, UK
    "HIV-1/HTLV-1 coinfection study"
  • Prof. Ariberto Fassati, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, UK
    "HIV-1 latent infection study"
  • Prof. Renaud Mahieux, University of Lyon, France
    "HTLV-1 and HTLV-2 infection study"