Tomokazu Souma, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor in Medicine
Affiliate of the Regeneration Next Initiative
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, 2004

Publications

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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Carota, Isabel A., Yael Kenig-Kozlovsky, Tuncer Onay, Rizaldy Scott, Benjamin R. Thomson, Tomokazu Souma, Christina S. Bartlett, et al. “Targeting VE-PTP phosphatase protects the kidney from diabetic injury.” J Exp Med 216, no. 4 (April 1, 2019): 936–49. https://doi.org/10.1084/jem.20180009.

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30886059
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Ide, Shintaro, Gal Finer, Yoshiro Maezawa, Tuncer Onay, Tomokazu Souma, Rizaldy Scott, Kana Ide, et al. “Transcription Factor 21 Is Required for Branching Morphogenesis and Regulates the Gdnf-Axis in Kidney Development.” J Am Soc Nephrol 29, no. 12 (December 2018): 2795–2808. https://doi.org/10.1681/ASN.2017121278.

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30377232
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Stanifer, John W., Heather M. Stapleton, Tomokazu Souma, Ashley Wittmer, Xinlu Zhao, and L Ebony Boulware. “Perfluorinated Chemicals as Emerging Environmental Threats to Kidney Health: A Scoping Review.” Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 13, no. 10 (October 8, 2018): 1479–92. https://doi.org/10.2215/CJN.04670418.

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30213782
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Liu, Pan, Jan Wysocki, Tomokazu Souma, Minghao Ye, Veronica Ramirez, Bisheng Zhou, Lisa D. Wilsbacher, Susan E. Quaggin, Daniel Batlle, and Jing Jin. “Novel ACE2-Fc chimeric fusion provides long-lasting hypertension control and organ protection in mouse models of systemic renin angiotensin system activation.” Kidney Int 94, no. 1 (July 2018): 114–25. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2018.01.029.

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29691064
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Strausser, Sarah A., Daisuke Nakano, and Tomokazu Souma. “Acute kidney injury to chronic kidney disease transition: insufficient cellular stress response.” Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 27, no. 4 (July 2018): 314–22. https://doi.org/10.1097/MNH.0000000000000424.

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29702491
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