Dr. Tanaka's research interests include: 1) To identify regulatory mechanism of telomerase in normal and cancer cells, 2) Studies connecting the telomere with the DNA damage response, 3) To establish a biomarker for early cancer detection and determine the mechanism of telomere dysfunction.



Oncology, Human Genetics, Biomedical Science
PhD, Tottori University, 2000
MSc, Tottori University, 1997
BSc, Tottori University, 1995