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Taro Tomono, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate

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Taro Tomono, PhD


After graduating from the University of Tokyo with a BSc, Dr. Tomono received Ph.D. in Medical Sciences from the University of Tsukuba as an adult graduate student. After obtaining his Ph.D., he worked as a 1st postdoc in Schaffer's lab at the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley). He joined Müschen's lab as s 2nd postdoc since August 2022.

From his MSc to 1st postdoc, he researched mass purification method and capsid/viral genome engineering of adeno-associated viral vector (AAV vector) for the improvement of AAV gene therapy. In the Müschen lab, he studies the mechanism and function of Ca2+ oscillation of B cells.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Tsukuba (2020)
  • MSc
    University of Tsukuba (2017)
  • BSc
    The University of Tokyo (2009)

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