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Taisuke Kanaji, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mm
Department of Molecular Medicine
California Campus
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tkana@scripps.edu
(858) 784-8195

Education

Ph.D. (Hematology), Kyushu University 1999
M.D., Kyushu University 1990

Professional Experience

2016-2017 Assistant Professor of MEM, Molecular and Experimental Medicine (MEM), The Scripps Research Institute
2008-2016 Research Scientist, BloodCenter of Wisconsin
2006-2008 Assistant Professor, Kurume University School of Medicine (Japan)
2000-2003 Research Associate, The Scripps Research Institute

Selected References

All Publications

Takata, Y., Seki, R., Kanaji, T., Nohara, M., Koteda, S., Kawaguchi, K., Nomura, K., Nakamura, T., Morishige, S., Oku, E., Osaki, K., Hashiguchi, E., et al. Association between thromboembolic events and the JAK2 V617F mutation in myeloproliferative neoplasms. (2014). Kurume Medical Journal, 60(3-4), 89-97.

Kanaji, T., Kanaji, S., Montgomery, R. R., Patel, S. B. & Newman, P. J. Platelet hyperreactivity explains the bleeding abnormality and macrothrombocytopenia in a murine model of sitosterolemia. (2013). Blood, 122(15), 2732-2742. PMCID: PMC3795464.

Kanaji, T., Ware, J., Okamura, T. & Newman, P. J. GPIbα regulates platelet size by controlling the subcellular localization of filamin. (2012). Blood, 119(12), 2906-2913. PMCID: PMC3327465.

Takata, Y., Kanaji, T., Moroi, M., Seki, R., Sano, M., Nakazato, S., Sueoka, E., Imamura, Y. & Okamura, T. Platelets with a W127X mutation in GPIX express sufficient residual amounts of GPIbα to support adhesion to von Willebrand factor and collagen. (2012). International Journal of Hematology, 96(6), 733-742.

Ohtsuka, Y., Kanaji, T., Nish, M., Sakai, N., Sato, T., Aoki, S., Wakayama, K., Nakazato, S., Hisano, S., Sado, Y., Kawachi, H., Izuhara, K., et al. A notable case report of May-Hegglin anomaly with immune complex-related nephropathy: a genetic and histological analysis. (2011). Clinical Nephrology, 75(3), 255-262.

Jung, S. M., Sonoda, M., Tsuji, K., Jimi, A., Nomura, S., Kanaji, T. & Moroi, M. Are integrin alpha(2)beta(1), glycoprotein Ib and vWf levels correlated with their contributions to platelet adhesion on collagen under high-shear flow?. (2010). Platelets, 21(2), 101-111.

Ohtsubo, K., Sata, M., Kawaguchi, T., Morishige, S., Takata, Y., Oku, E., Imamura, R., Seki, R., Hashiguchi, M., Osaki, K., Yakushiji, K., Kanaji, T., et al. Characterization of the light chain-restricted clonal B cells in peripheral blood of HCV-positive patients. (2009). International Journal of Hematology, 89(4), 452-459.

Kanaji, S., Kanaji, T., Honda, M., Nakazato, S., Wakayama, K., Tabata, Y., Shibata, S., Gondo, H., Nakamura, I., Node, K., Miura, M., Miyahara, M., et al. Identification of four novel mutations in F5 associated with congenital factor V deficiency. (2009). International Journal of Hematology, 89(1), 71-75.

Kanaji, S., Kanaji, T., Migita, M., Kunishima, S., Kunicki, T. J., Okamura, T. & Izuhara, K. Characterization of a patient with atypical amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenia. (2008). European Journal of Haematology, 80(4), 361-364.

Hamasaki, N. & Kanaji, T. Clinical role of protein S deficiency in Asian population. (2008). Recent Advances in Thrombosis and Hemostasis 2008. 597-613.