[New publication] Biomicrofluidics!

Our paper in collaboration with Dr. Hirai lab at Kyoto U. got published in Biomicrofluidics! Fortunately, this paper got selected as “Featured article” and “Cover” of this journal. Congrats! Title: Gut-liver-axis microphysiological system for studying cellular fluidic shear stress and inter-tissue interaction Authors: Jiandong Yang†, Satoshi Imamura†, Yoshikazu Hirai*, Toshiyuki Tsuchiya, Osamu Tabata, and Ken-ichiro… Read More

[New publication] Human Cell!

Our paper got published in “Human Cell”! Rodi (currently an assistant professor at Ritsumeikan University) took a lead to accomplish this project. Congrats, Rodi!Title: An efficient simplified method for the generation of corneal epithelial cells from human pluripotent stem cells Rodi Abdalkader* & Ken-ichiro Kamei* Abstract: Corneal epithelial cells derived from human pluripotent stem cells… Read More

[New article available] iCeMS Frontrunners: Dr Ken-ichiro Kamei

A new article has been added to “iCeMS Frontrunners”. The tenth interview is with Dr Ken-ichiro Kamei. In the series, we interview the leaders who are active at the forefront of iCeMS, and ask them not only about their researches but also personal lives. Dr Kamei develops the “Body-on-a-Chip” technology, hoping to reduce the use… Read More