Dr. Yasumasa Kato graduated from Kitasato University School of Hygienic Science, Japan, in 1989 and received a Doctor of Philosophy in Hygienic Science (Kitasato University) in 1996 and Doctor of Medical Science in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery (Yokohama City University) in 2005. Currently, he is a Chief Professor of the Department of Oral Function and Molecular Biology, Ohu University School of Dentistry. His main study focuses on the role of the extracellular microenvironment on tumor invasion and metastasis.
We are delighted to welcome Dr. Yasumasa Kato, our new co-Editor-in-Chief
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Yasumasa Kato, Ohu University, Japan
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