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

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 8020

    New Frontiers in Vasc Bio
  • VBIO 9300

    Research in Vascular Bio
  • VBIO 9010

    Seminar in Vascular Bio
  • VBIO 9210

    Investigation of a Prob

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Modification of Cardiac Progenitor Cell-Derived Exosomes by miR-322 Provides Protection against Myocardial Infarction through Nox2-Dependent Angiogenesis., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Copper transporter ATP7A interacts with IQGAP1, a Rac1 binding scaffolding protein: role in PDGF-induced VSMC migration and vascular remodeling., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • PRKAA1/AMPKα1-driven glycolysis in endothelial cells exposed to disturbed flow protects against atherosclerosis., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Oxidant Signaling Mediated by Nox2 in Neutrophils Promotes Regenerative Myelopoiesis and Tissue Recovery following Ischemic Damage., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Copper transporters and copper chaperones: roles in cardiovascular physiology and disease., 2018
    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