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

Administration

Education

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

  • MD, Medicine Kyushu University, 1988

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 9210

    Investigation of a Prob

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Akt2 (Protein Kinase B Beta) Stabilizes ATP7A, a Copper Transporter for Extracellular Superoxide Dismutase, in Vascular Smooth Muscle: Novel Mechanism to Limit Endothelial Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • ROS-induced ROS release orchestrated by Nox4, Nox2, and mitochondria in VEGF signaling and angiogenesis., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Short-term regular aerobic exercise reduces oxidative stress produced by acute in the adipose microvasculature., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Endothelial Antioxidant-1: a Key Mediator of Copper-dependent Wound Healing in vivo., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Mouse Specific Cleavage-Resistant RAGE Splice Variant., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • 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