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last modified:2022/05/30

Professor SUZUKI, Takeshi

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Faculty, Affiliation

Cancer Research Institute

College and School Educational Field

Division of Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Science
Division of Natural Sciences, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
Division of Transdisciplinary Sciences,Graduate School of Frontier Science Initiative
Division of Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science
Division of Natural System, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
Course in Biosystems, School of Biological Science and Technology, College of Science and Engineering


Division of Functional Genomics TEL:076-265-2734 FAX:076-234-4502

Academic Background

【Academic background(Doctoral/Master's Degree)】
The University of Tokyo Doctor Graduate School, Division of Science 199303 Completed
【Academic background(Bachelor's Degree)】
The University of Tokyo 198803
Ph. D.


Research Associate(1993/04/01-1999/05/31)
Research Fellow Research Fellow(1999/06/01-2003/03/31)
Associate Professor(2003/04/01-2007/03/31)

Year & Month of Birth


Academic Society

Japanese Cancer Association
The Molecular Biology Society of Japan



Molecular biology、Cell biology、General medical chemistry、Virology

Speciality Keywords

Tumor virus, Oncogene, Genome informatics

Research Themes

Identification of novel cancer genes using retroviral insertional mutagenesis



  •  Tumor suppressor gene identification using retroviral insertional mutagenesis in Blm-deficient mice Suzuki T, Minehata K, Akagi K, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG EMBO JOURNAL 25 14 3411-3421 2006/07
  •  meis1 regulates the development of endothelial cells in zebrafish Ken-ichi Minehata, Atsuo Kawahara, Takeshi Suzuki BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS 374 4 647-652 2008/10
  •  Jmjd2c histone demethylase enhances the expression of Mdm2 oncogene Akihiko Ishimura, Minoru Terashima, Hiroshi Kimura, Keiko Akagi, Yutaka Suzuki, Sumio Sugano, Takeshi Suzuki BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS 389 366-371 2009/11
  •  The tumor suppressor Rb and its related Rbl2 genes are regulated by Utx histone demethylase Minoru Terashima, Akihiko Ishimura, Masakazu Yoshida, Yutaka Suzuki, Sumio Sugano, Takeshi Suzuki BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS 399 238-244 2010/08
  •  PLU1 histone demethylase decreases the expression of KAT5 and enhances the invasive activity of the cells Masakazu Yoshida, Akihiko Ishimura, Minoru Terashima, Zanabazar Enkhbaatar, Naohito Nozaki, Kenji Satou, Takeshi Suzuki BIOCHEMICAL JOURNAL 437 555-564 2011/08

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  •  High-throughput retroviral tagging for identification of genes involved in initiation and progression of mouse splenic marginal zone lymphomas. Shin MS, Fredrickson TN, Hartley JW, Suzuki T, Akagi K, Morse HC CANCER RESEARCH 64 13 4419-27 2004/07
  •  Early B-cell factor-associated zinc-finger gene is a frequent target of retroviral integration in murine B-cell lymphomas. Warming S, Suzuki T, Yamaguchi TP, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG ONCOGENE 23 15 2727-31 2004/04
  •  RTCGD: retroviral tagged cancer gene database. Akagi K, Suzuki T, Stephens RM, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG NUCLEIC ACIDS RESEARCH 32 D 523-7 2004/01
  •  Stat5 synergizes with T cell receptor/antigen stimulation in the development of lymphoblastic lymphoma. Kelly J, Spolski R, Kovanen P, Suzuki T, Bollenbacher J, Pise-Masison C, Radonovich M, Lee S, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG, Morse HC, Leonard W JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE 198 1 79-89 2003/07
  •  Transactivation of the Fucosyltransferase VII gene by human T-cell leukemia virus type I Tax through a variant cAMP-responsive element. Hiraiwa N, Yabuta T, Yoritomi K, Hiraiwa M, Tanaka Y, Suzuki T, Yoshida M, Kannagi R BLOOD 101 9 3615-21 2003/05
  •  Evi3, a common retroviral integration site in murine B-cell lymphoma, encodes an EBFAZ-related kruppel-like zinc finger protein. Warming S, Liu P, Suzuki T, Akagi K, Lindtner S, Pavlakis G, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG BLOOD 101 5 1934-40 2003/03
  •  Genome-based identification of cancer genes by proviral tagging in mouse retrovirus induced T-cell lymphoma. Kim R, Trubetskoy A, Suzuki T, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG, Lenz J JOURNAL OF VIROLOGY 77 3 2056-62 2003/02
  •  Common sites of retroviral integration in mouse hematopoietic tumors identified by high-throughput, single nucleotide polymorphism-based, mapping and bacterial artificial chromosome hybridization. Shen H, Suzuki T, Munroe DJ, Stewart C, Rasmussen L, Gilbert DJ, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG JOURNAL OF VIROLOGY 77 2 1584-8 2003/01
  •  New genes involved in cancer identified by retroviral tagging. Suzuki T, Shen H, Akagi K, Morse HC, Malley JD, Naiman DQ, Jenkins NA, Copeland NG NATURE GENETICS 32 1 166-74 2002/09

Conference Presentations


Arts and Fieldwork


Theme to the desired joint research

○Identification of novel molecular targets that interact with cancer genes

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research


Competitive research funding,Contribution

Collaborative research,Consignment study

○Functional analysis of Jmjd5 candidate cancer gene identified by retroviral insertional mutagenesis(2010-2011)
○Functional analysis of Jmjd5 candidate cancer gene identified by retroviral insertional mutagenesis(2009-)

Classes (Bachelors)

Classes (Graduate Schools)

○Cancer molecular pathology 1(2017)
○Molecular Oncology(2017)
○Tumor Virology(2017)
○Cancer molecular pathology 1(2017)
○Cancer molecular pathology 1(2017)
○Biology of Cancer 1B(2017)
○Biology of Cancer 1A(2017)
○Cancer molecular pathology 1(2017)
○Tumor Virology(2017)
○Tumor Virology(2017)
○Environment and Health -Introductory(2017)
○Biology of Cancer 1A(2016)
○Tumor Virology(2016)
○Tumor Virology(2016)
○Environment and Health -Introductory(2016)
○Tumor Virology(2016)
○Biology of Cancer 1B(2016)
○Molecular Oncology(2016)
○Cancer molecular pathology 1(2016)

International Project

International Students

Lecture themes

Others (Social Activities)

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