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Professor Hidefumi Kawakami was recognized as a Distinguished Professor in 2018.

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Associate Professor Hirofumi Maruyama has been selected for the “Elucidation of the pathogenesis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with a focus on the novel causative gene Optineurin” by the Advanced/Next Generation Research and Development Support Program.


Professor Hideshi Kawakami received the 9th Hiroshima University President’s Award on November 24, 2010.

Associate Professor Hirofumi Maruyama received the Japanese Society of Human Genetics Incentive Award 2010 on October 29, 2010.