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Yutaka Shimomura

Laboratory of Genetic Skin Diseases

Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences




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  • Laboratory of Genetic Skin Diseases, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan. 2012
  • Department of Dermatology, Niigata University School of Medicine, Asahimachi-dori, Japan. 2002 - 2006


  1. Congenital hair loss disorders: rare, but not too rare. Shimomura, Y. J. Dermatol. (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. Mutations in the desmoglein 4 gene are associated with monilethrix-like congenital hypotrichosis. Shimomura, Y., Sakamoto, F., Kariya, N., Matsunaga, K., Ito, M. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Netherton syndrome in two Japanese siblings with a novel mutation in the SPINK5 gene: immunohistochemical studies of LEKTI and other epidermal molecules. Shimomura, Y., Sato, N., Kariya, N., Takatsuka, S., Ito, M. Br. J. Dermatol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  4. Human hair keratin-associated proteins. Shimomura, Y., Ito, M. J. Investig. Dermatol. Symp. Proc. (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. A rare case of hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia caused by compound heterozygous mutations in the EDAR gene. Shimomura, Y., Sato, N., Miyashita, A., Hashimoto, T., Ito, M., Kuwano, R. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  6. Gene expression of Sh3d19, a novel adaptor protein with five Src homology 3 domains, in anagen mouse hair follicles. Shimomura, Y., Aoki, N., Ito, K., Ito, M. J. Dermatol. Sci. (2003) [Pubmed]
  7. Characterization of human keratin-associated protein 1 family members. Shimomura, Y., Aoki, N., Rogers, M.A., Langbein, L., Schweizer, J., Ito, M. J. Investig. Dermatol. Symp. Proc. (2003) [Pubmed]
  8. Polymorphisms in the human high sulfur hair keratin-associated protein 1, KAP1, gene family. Shimomura, Y., Aoki, N., Schweizer, J., Langbein, L., Rogers, M.A., Winter, H., Ito, M. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
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