PhD researcher, Immunology, Nagasaki University of Japan, Japan.
|Masoud Akbar is present working as an Assistant professor in Division of Immunology, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University. He is a Member of Japanese society of immunology and Parasitology. His research include RESEARCH â¢ Rule of IRF4 in DCs induction of immune responses. Published in The Journal of Immunology: IRF4 in Dendritic Cells Inhibits IL-12 Production and Controls Th1 Immune Responses against Leishmania Major ( January 31, 2014, doi:10.4049/jimmunol.1301914) â¢ Study the effect of Flt3 ligand treatment in rodent model of malaria. Published in Parasite Immunology: Flt3 ligand treatment modulates parasitemia during infection with rodent malaria parasites via MyD88- and IFN-Î³âdependent mechanisms (January 9, 2014, doi: 10.1111/pim.12085) â¢ Ongoing study in the rule of non-antigen specific CD8 T cells in immune response of liver stage of Malaria. In relation to this research I have taken part in writing a review that published in Frontiers Microbiology: Antigen-driven focal inflammatory death of malaria liver stages (February 04, 2015, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00047) â¢ I had 2 joined researches with the faculty of pharmacy to detect Leishmania major and cerebral malaria by Positron emission tomography PET. Scientific papers are under preparation for publication.|