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FURUSHO HISAKO
Assistant Professor
Affiliation Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Dentistry & Oral Health Sciences)
Discipline Immunology/Rheumatology
Academic Degrees Hiroshima University 
Research Fields Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Dentistry; Pathobiological dentistry / Dental radiology
Research Keywords Preterm birth / P.gingivalis / NASH / TLR
Comments My main research theme is the relationship between periodontitis and systemic disease. Periodontitis is a minor chronic inflammation, but it is known to have a negative impact on systemic diseases. I am particularly focused on the relationship of periodontitis to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), premature birth, and atrial fibrillation.
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Topic Dentistry/Healthcare
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Educational Programs [Bachelor Degree Program] School of Dentistry : Program of Dentistry : Dentistry
[Master's Program] Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Integrated Health Sciences
[Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Biomedical Sciences : Program of Dental Sciences
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