Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Nagasaki University, Japan
Atsutoshi Yoshimura completed his D.D.S. from Nagasaki University School of Dentistry in 1989 and Ph.D (Periodontology) from Graduate School of Dentistry, Nagasaki University in 1993. Presently, he is an Associate Professor at the Department of Periodontology in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University (2008-present).?He is the member of Japanese Society ofPeriodontology, Japanese Society of Conservative Dentistry, Japanese Society of Oral Implantology, Japanese Society for Immunology and International Endotoxin and Innate Immunity Society.
1. Etiology of periodontal diseases
2. Innate immunity
3.Virulence factors of periodontopathic bacteria