Tohru Fukai

Barbara A. Schnuck Chr in Trans Medicine

Tohru Fukai

Barbara A. Schnuck Chr in Trans Medicine

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Vascular Biology Center

The Graduate School

  • CB 3330B

Education

  • Ph.D., Medical Scientist. Kyushu University, 1995

  • MD, Medicine Kyushu University, 1988

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 8010

    Methods in Cardiovascular Rese
  • VBIO 9300

    Research in Vascular Bio
  • VBIO 9010

    Seminar in Vascular Bio

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Cysteine oxidation of copper transporter CTR1 drives VEGFR2 signalling and angiogenesis, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Exercise improves angiogenic function of circulating exosomes in type 2 diabetes: Role of exosomal SOD3, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Whole-Transcriptome Sequencing Analyses of Nuclear Antixoxidant-1 in Endothelial Cells: Role in Inflammation and Atherosclerosis., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Protein disulfide isomerase A1 as a novel redox sensor in VEGFR2 signaling and angiogenesis., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Role of prostaglandin D2 receptors in the pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysm formation., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • the VBC post-doc evaluation committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • the CNVAMC Subcommittee for Research Safety (SRS) 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • the CNVAMC Subcommittee for Research Safety (SRS) 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • VA 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Grant Proposal
  • NIH 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Grant Proposal
  • Editorial board for Scientific Reports 2017 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Editorial board for Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology 2016 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Editorial board for Am J Physiol-Heart and Circulatory Physiology 2015 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member