Kazue Takahashi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiology
Harvard Medical School
Associate Investigator
Gordon Center for Medical Imaging, Mass General Research Institute
Research Staff
Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital
PhD Teikyo University 1988
complement activation; complement c3; complement pathway, alternative; complement pathway, mannose-binding lectin; disseminated intravascular coagulation; immunity, innate; influenza a virus; lectins; mannose-binding lectin; mannose-binding lectins; mannose-binding protein-associated serine proteases; orthomyxoviridae infections; staphylococcal infections One aspect of my research is exploring imaging technologies such as PET imaging for elucidating the biochemical pathway of diseases as well as early detection of diseases. My research interests are development of PET tracers and molecular mechanisms of innate immune system in health and disease.
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