Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Rintaro Hashizume Lab

Awards

Research Awards

2016

IDP/Sherman Fairchild Research Innovation Challenge Award (Co-PI):
Developing a Non-Invasive Stem Cell-Based Approach to Treatment of Pediatric Brainstem Glioma

Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation and Rally Foundation For Childhood  Cancer Research Hashizume (PI):
Epigenetic targets of histone bromodomain and demethylase in DIPG therapy

Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center- IDP/Sherman Fairchild Research Innovation Challenge Balyasnikova/Hashizume (PI):
Developing a Non-Invasive Stem Cell-Based Approach to Treatment of Pediatric Brainstem Glioma

2015

NIH/NINDS RO1 NS093079 Hashizume (PI):
Targeting histone demethylase activity for the treatment of pediatric brainstem glioma.
 
BTI Pilot award Hashizume (PI):
Role of Histone Mutation and Epigenetic Targeting Therapy for DIPG.

2014

The Mathew Larson Foundation Hashizume (PI):
Targeting the H3.3-K27M mutation for the treatment of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma.
 
Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation and Rally Foundation For Childhood Cancer Research Hashizume (PI):
Targeting the H3.3-K27M mutation for the treatment of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma.
 
REAC award for basic and clinical/translational Science Hashizume (PI):
Targeting the H3.3-K27M mutation for the treatment of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma.

CTSI-SOS Pilot Junior Investigator Award Hashizume (PI):
Targeting the histone H3.3-K27M mutation for the treatment of diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas.

2013

American Cancer Society Individual Research Award Hashizume (PI):
Targeting PDGFR, a key pathway for brainstem glioma tumorigenesis.

Society for NeuroOncology Award for Excellence in Pediatric Basic Research:
Targeting the histone H3.3-K27M mutation for the treatment of diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas.

2011

Simon E Memorial Foundation Hashizume (PI):
REAC award for basic and clinical/translational Science.
Intranasal delivery of liposomal therapeutic agents for the treatment of brain tumor.

2010

Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States Research Award Hashizume (PI):
Pre-clinical evaluation of a Cdk4/6 inhibitor for the treatment of atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors.

2003

Japanese Breast Cancer Society Research Encouragement Award

2002

Japan Society for The Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Young Investigator Award Hashizume (PI):
The stabilization and intracellular distribution of auto-ubiquitinated BRAD1.

2000

Japan Society for The Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Research Encouragement Award Hashizume (PI):
Transcriptional regulation of actin-bundling protein, Fascin, with relation to cell motility of breast and prostate cancer.