[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 publication] Scientific Reports!

Our paper got published in Scientific Reports! Dr. Imamura and Mr. Yoshimoto took a lead to accomplish this project. Congrats! Title: In vitro culture at 39 °C during hepatic maturation of human ES cells facilitates hepatocyte-like cell functions Satoshi Imamura, Koki Yoshimoto, Shiho Terada, Kaho Takamuro & Ken-ichiro Kamei Abstract: Hepatocyte-like cells derived from human pluripotent stem cells (hPSC-HLCs) offer… Read More

[New publication] Our paper got published in Stem Cells and Development!

In collaboration with Prof. Murayama and Dr. Endo (WRC), Dr. Okita (CiRA), and Dr. Ito (Kyoto City Zoo), we were able to generate Grevy’s zebra induced Pluripotent Stem Cells! Title: Generation and gene expression profiles of Grevy’s zebra induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Abstract: Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) can serve as a biological resource for… Read More

[New Publication] Experimental Eye Research!

Our paper in collaboration with Dr. Chaleckis and Prof. Wheelock got published in Experimental Eye Research! Rodi (currently, Ritsumeikan University) took a lead to accomplish this project. Congratulations! Title: Spatiotemporal determination of metabolite activities in the corneal epithelium on a chip Authors: Rodi Abdalkader, Romanas Chaleckis, Craig E. Wheelock, Ken-ichiroKamei Abstract: The corneal epithelial barrier… Read More