Nagoya University Trustee and Vice President Masahide Takahashi (professor of the Graduate School of Medicine) was selected to receive the Princess Takamatsu Cancer Research Fund Prize, which is awarded every year to Japanese scientists who have made outstanding contributions to fundamental and clinical research on cancer, according to an announcement by the Princess Takamatsu Cancer Research Fund on December 23, 2019.
The award ceremony will be held in Tokyo on February 21, 2020.
Award-winning research project:
Discovery of Girdin family proteins and their functional analyses in cancer invasion and metastasis
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Nagoya University Trustee and Vice President