AHCC Research Awards

Best Research Award

Year Name Title
2017 Suhad M. Bahijri (King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia) Beneficial effects of supplementation with Oligonol - without any dietary or lifestyle modifications - on cardiometabolic risk factors in a sample of overweight and obese Saudi females
2016 Chantal Matar (Faculty of Health Sciences University of Ottawa) MicroRNA signature in the chemoprevention of breast cancer byAHCC: Particular role of tumor suppressor miR-335
2015 Hideaki Waki (Teikyo Heisei University) Effect of Enzyme-Treated Asparagus Extract on cerebral blood volume in frontal cortex under psychological stress
2014 Chantal Matar (Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa) Role of Intestinal Epithelial cells and Toll like receptors in immunomodulatory effects of AHCC
2013 Tatsuya Hisajima (Teikyo Heisei University.Japan) Effect of AHCC on the Autonomic Nervous Function
2012 Mehran Haidari (The University of Texas Medical School, USA) Active Hexose Correlated Compound (AHCC) Inhibits Disruption of Endothelial Adherens Junction Induced by High Concentration of Glucose
2011 Takuya Sakurai (Kyorin University, Japan) Preventive Effects of Oligonol on Cognitive Impairment in Senescence-accelerated Mice and Identification of its Molecular Target in Hippocampus
2010 Anuchit Chutaputthi (Phramongkutklao Hospital) A Study of the Efficacy of Active Hexose Correlated Compound (AHCC) in the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Patients at Phramongkutklao Hospital
2009 Hiroaki Yanagimoto (Kansai Medical University, Japan) The Beneficial Effect of Active Hexose Correlated Compound (AHCC), a Health Food Component, in Patients with Pancreatic or Biliary Tract Cancer who Underwent Chemotherapy

Young Investigator Award

Year Name Title
2017 Ryo Sakamoto (Ritsumeikan University, Japan) Effects of AHCC on the proliferation of human breast cancer cell line, MDA-MB-231
2016 Kensuke Miki (MIMA LADIES CLINIC, JAPAN ) Clinical effects of AHCC on high-risk HPV infection and secretoryIgA
2015 Ken Shirato (Kyorin University) Enzyme-Treated Asparagus Extract attenuates hydrogen peroxide-induced matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression in murine dermal fibroblast L929
2014 Hayato Urushima (Teikyo Heisei University, Japan) Effect of AHCC on Natural Killer Cells under Psychological Stress
2013 Hideaki Waki (Osaka University, Japan) The Efficacy ofPerillaExtract on DSS-induced Colitis (the Second Report)
2012 Tempei Miyaji (The University of Tokyo, Japan) Exploratory Clinical Research on Active Hexose Correlated Compound in the Adjuvant Chemotherapy of Breast Cancer
2011 Hye-Won Yum (Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea) Protective Effects of Oligonol on Dextran Sulfate Sodium (DSS)-induced Mouse Colitis and Underlying Biochemical Mechanisms
2010 Takuya Sakurai (Kyorin University, Japan) Both Oligonol and Exercise Have Preventive Effects on Cognitive Impairment in Senescence-Accelerated Mice
2009 Judith A. Smith, Pharm.D.(The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center) Defining Synergistic Activity of the Combination of Active Hexose Correlated Compound (AHCC) with Liposomal Doxorubicin (Doxil)

Best Poster Award

Year Name Title
2017 Richi Nakatake (Kansai Medical University, Japan) Alleviating effect of AHCC on endotoxin-induced liver injury after partial hepatectomy in rats
2016 Natalia Mikhailichenko (International Medical Center NEVRON, Russia) Evaluation of asparagus extract efficacy in correction of mild andmoderate cognitive disorders in patients with chroniccerebrovascular pathology
2015 Marie-Francoise Doursout (The University of Texas Medical School at Houston) Oral administered AHCC moderates LPS-induced hypotensive response and gut injury in rats
2014 Alamelu Sundaresan(Texas Southern University) AHCC activates human lymphocytes via phenotypic, genotypic and differentiation changes to an adherent cell type. A possible novel mechanism of activation.
2013 Yoshimi Kishimoto(Ochanomizu University, Japan) Effects of Oligonol on Lipid Metabolism in HepG2 Cells
2012 Jeong-Beom Lee (Soonchunhyang University) The Effect of Oligonol Intake on Leukocytes, T Cell, B Cell, NK Cell, PGE2, COX-2, Orexin, HSP70 and Body Temperature after Heat Stress
2011 Satoru Yui (Teikyo University, Japan) Protective Effect of Oligonol on the Mouse Methyl Nitrosourea-induced Retinitis Pigmentosa Model
2010 Chan Hum Park (University of Toyama, Japan) Hypolipidemic and Antioxidative Effects of Oligonol Derived from Lychee Fruit on Renal Damage in Type 2 Diabetic Mice
2009 Miki Sakaue (Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan) Phase I/II Clinical Study of AHCC as Adverse Effect Reducer in Cancer Patients with Chemotherapy (the 3rd Report)

Promising Research Award

Year Name Title
2013 Gonzalo C. Banuelos Jr.(PROS) Effects of Oligonol on Lipid Metabolism in HepG2 Cells