Nobu-hiro Tanuma

Nobu-hiro Tanuma

Miyagi Cancer Center Research Institute, Natori, Japan

POSITIONS:
2013 – present: Associate Professor, Tohoku University, Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
2012 – present: Chief Research Scientist, Miyagi Cancer Center Research Institute, Japan 2006-2012: Research Scientist, Miyagi Cancer Center Research Institute, Japan 2001-2006: Assistant Professor, Institute for Genetic Medicine, Hokkaido University, Japan

EDUCATION:
2001: Ph.D. Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Science – Sapporo, Japan
1996: B.Sc. Hokkaido University, Faculty of Science – Sapporo, Japan

RECENT PUBLICATIONS
1.Nomura M. et al., A metabolic vulnerability of small-cell lung cancer. Oncotarget, in press.
2.Sato T. et al., Revisiting glucose metabolism in cancer: lessons from a PKM knock-in model. Mol Cell Oncol, published online: 2018
3.Morita M. et al., Pkm1 confers metabolic advantages and promotes cell-autonomous tumor cell growth. Cancer Cell 33(3), 355-367. 2018
4.Sato T. et al., Tanuma N. Ex vivo model of non-small cell lung cancer using mouse lung epithelial cells. Oncol Lett ;14(6):6863-6868. 2017
5.Akaike T. et al., Cysteinyl-tRNA synthetase governs cysteine polysulfidation and mitochondrial bioenergetics. Nat Commun. 8(1):1177. 2017