Who's Who


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2004PhDNeurosugeryOsaka Medical CollegeTakatsukiJapan
1998MDMedicineOsaka Medical CollegeTakatsukiJapan


Current Research Projects

  • Expression of oligodendroglioal transcription factors in glioblastoma
    N Nonoguchi, C Carreira-Romao, YH Kim, H Ohgaki

  • Loss of 19q13.42 in low grade gliomas
    N Nonoguchi, K Motomura, H Ohgaki

  • RNA-sequencing for oligodendroglioma (Pilot study)
    N Nonoguchi, YH Kim, J Lachuer, F Barbet, H Ohgaki

  • Methylation status of mir9 gene in medulloblastoma (Collaboration work )
    T Sharaby, M Grotzer, N Nonoguchi, H Ohgaki

  • Loss of FBXW7 and RELN gene in low grade glioma
    N Nonoguchi, D Pierscianek, YH Kim


Selected Publications

Kim YH, Nonoguchi N, Paulus W, Brokinkel B, Keyvani K, Sure U, Wrede K, Mariani L, Giangaspero F, Tanaka Y, Nakazato Y, Vital A, Mittelbronn M, Perry A, and Ohgaki H (2012) Frequent BRAF Gain in Low-grade diffuse Giomas with 1p/19q Loss Brain Pathol. : In press

Nonoguchi N, Miyatake S, Fukumoto M, Furuse M, Hiramatsu R, Kawabata S, Kuroiwa T, Tsuji M, Fukumoto M, Ono K. (2011) The distribution of vascular endothelial growth factor-producing cells in clinical radiation necrosis of the brain: pathological consideration of their potential roles. J Neurooncol. : 105(2):423-31

Takahashi K, Ikeda N, Nonoguchi N, Kajimoto Y, Miyatake S, Hagiya Y, Ogura S, Nakagawa H, Ishikawa T, Kuroiwa T. (2011) Enhanced expression of coproporphyrinogen oxidase in malignant brain tumors: CPOX expression and 5-ALA-induced fluorescence. Neuro Oncol. : 13(11):1234-43

Esaki S, Kitoh J, Katsumi S, Goshima F, Kimura H, Safwat M, Yamano K, Watanabe N, Nonoguchi N, Nakamura T, Coffin RS, Miyatake SI, Nishiyama Y, Murakami S. (2011) Hepatocyte growth factor incorporated into herpes simplex virus vector accelerates facial nerve regeneration after crush injury. Gene Ther. : 18(11):1063-9.

Ishikawa T, Nakagawa H, Hagiya Y, Nonoguchi N, Miyatake S, Kuroiwa T. (2010) Key Role of Human ABC Transporter ABCG2 in Photodynamic Therapy and Photodynamic Diagnosis. Adv Pharmacol Sci. : 2010:587306.

Scientific Societies Membership

European Association of Neuro-Oncology
American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy
The Japan Neurosurgical Society
Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine
Japan Society of Clinical Oncology