Tomokazu Souma, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor in Medicine
Affiliate of the Duke Regeneration Center
Email address tomokazu.souma@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Post-doctoral Fellowship, Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Northwestern University, 2013 - 2014
  • Post-doctoral Fellowship, Department Of Medical Biochemistry, Tohoku University (Japan), 2012 - 2013
  • Ph.D., Tohoku University (Japan), 2012
  • M.D., Shimane University (Japan), 2004

Publications

Ren, Jiafa, Yuemei Xu, Xiaohan Lu, Liming Wang, Shintaro Ide, Gentzon Hall, Tomokazu Souma, Jamie R. Privratsky, Robert F. Spurney, and Steven D. Crowley. “Twist1 in podocytes ameliorates podocyte injury and proteinuria by limiting CCL2-dependent macrophage infiltration.” Jci Insight 6, no. 15 (August 9, 2021). https://doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.148109.

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34369383
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Ide, Shintaro, Yoshihiko Kobayashi, Kana Ide, Sarah A. Strausser, Koki Abe, Savannah Herbek, Lori L. O’Brien, et al. “Ferroptotic stress promotes the accumulation of pro-inflammatory proximal tubular cells in maladaptive renal repair.” Elife 10 (July 19, 2021). https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.68603.

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34279220
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Young, Terri L., Kristina N. Whisenhunt, Jing Jin, Sarah M. LaMartina, Sean M. Martin, Tomokazu Souma, Vachiranee Limviphuvadh, et al. “SVEP1 as a Genetic Modifier of TEK-Related Primary Congenital Glaucoma.” Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 61, no. 12 (October 1, 2020): 6. https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.61.12.6.

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33027505
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Tompson, Stuart William, Kristina Whisenhunt, Sarah M. LaMartina, Sean M. Martin, Tomokazu Souma, Vachiranee Limviphuvadh, Jing Jin, et al. “SVEP1 as a genetic modifier of TEK-related primary congenital glaucoma.” In Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Vol. 61, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Ide, Shintaro, Yasuhito Yahara, Yoshihiko Kobayashi, Sarah A. Strausser, Kana Ide, Anisha Watwe, Shengjie Xu-Vanpala, et al. “Yolk-sac-derived macrophages progressively expand in the mouse kidney with age.” Elife 9 (April 17, 2020). https://doi.org/10.7554/elife.51756.

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32301704
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Yahara, Yasuhito, Tomasa Barrientos, Yuning J. Tang, Vijitha Puviindran, Puviindran Nadesan, Hongyuan Zhang, Jason R. Gibson, et al. “Erythromyeloid progenitors give rise to a population of osteoclasts that contribute to bone homeostasis and repair.” Nat Cell Biol 22, no. 1 (January 2020): 49–59. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41556-019-0437-8.

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31907410
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Ide, Shintaro, Yasuhito Yahara, Yoshihiko Kobayashi, Sarah Strausser, Anisha Watwe, Jamie Pivratsky, Steven Crowley, Mari Shinohara, Benjamin Alman, and Tomokazu Souma. “Yolk-Sac-Derived Macrophages Progressively Expand in the Mouse Kidney with Age,” October 21, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1101/811927.

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Thomson, Benjamin R., Isabel A. Carota, Tomokazu Souma, Saily Soman, Dietmar Vestweber, and Susan E. Quaggin. “Targeting the vascular-specific phosphatase PTPRB protects against retinal ganglion cell loss in a pre-clinical model of glaucoma.” Elife 8 (October 17, 2019). https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.48474.

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31621585
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Taylor, Ashlee, Christopher Yanucil, John Musgrove, Melody Shi, Shintaro Ide, Tomokazu Souma, Christian Faul, Myles Wolf, and Alexander Grabner. “FGFR4 does not contribute to progression of chronic kidney disease.” Sci Rep 9, no. 1 (October 1, 2019): 14023. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-50669-0.

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31575945
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