Kazu Kikuchi


Affiliation: Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute
Country: Australia


  1. Xiang M, Kikuchi K. Endogenous Mechanisms of Cardiac Regeneration. Int Rev Cell Mol Biol. 2016;326:67-131 pubmed publisher
    ..This review summarizes and discusses recent advances in the understanding of endogenous mechanisms of cardiac regeneration. ..
  2. Kikuchi K, Poss K. Cardiac regenerative capacity and mechanisms. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. 2012;28:719-41 pubmed publisher
    ..This review focuses on what has been discovered recently about cardiac regenerative capacity and how natural mechanisms of heart regeneration in model systems are stimulated and maintained. ..
  3. Kikuchi K. Advances in understanding the mechanism of zebrafish heart regeneration. Stem Cell Res. 2014;13:542-55 pubmed publisher
    ..This review surveys recent advances in the field and discusses current understanding of the endogenous mechanisms of cardiac regeneration in zebrafish. ..
  4. Sugimoto K, Hui S, Sheng D, Nakayama M, Kikuchi K. Zebrafish FOXP3 is required for the maintenance of immune tolerance. Dev Comp Immunol. 2017;73:156-162 pubmed publisher
  5. Hui S, Sheng D, Sugimoto K, González Rajal A, Nakagawa S, Hesselson D, et al. Zebrafish Regulatory T Cells Mediate Organ-Specific Regenerative Programs. Dev Cell. 2017;43:659-672.e5 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data delineate organ-specific roles for Treg cells in maintaining pro-regenerative capacity that could potentially be harnessed for diverse regenerative therapies. ..