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AHCC Research Awards

At the International Congress on Nutrition and Integrative Medicine (ICNIM), awards are presented to particularly exceptional research, and to to researchers who have made particularly great achievements.

Recipients up until present

 Best Research Award

Year

Name

Research Title

2018

Tominori Kimura (Ritsumeikan University)

Judith A. Smith (UT Health McGovern Medical School, USA)

Molecular mechanisms of actions of AHCC® on human mammary carcinoma cell growth and migration

Preliminary report on the phase II randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled evaluation of AHCC® for the eradication of HPV infections in women with HPV positive pap smears

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 (University of Ottawa, Canada)

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

Research Title

2018

Honami Oya (Fuji Women’s University)

Effects of Oligonol® on body weight and body fat reduction: A double-blind, randomized, controlled trial study in healthy adults

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 secretory IgA

2015

Ken Shirato (Kyorin University)

Enzyme-Treated Asparagus Extract attenuates hydrogen peroxide-induced matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression in murine dermal fibroblast L929

2014

Hideaki Waki (Osaka University, Japan)

Effect of AHCC on Natural Killer Cells under Psychological Stress

2013

Hayato Urushima (Teikyo Heisei University, Japan)

The Efficacy of PerillaExtract 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

Research Title

2018

Hayato Urushima (Osaka City University)

Oligonol® suppresses the activation of hepatic stellate cell by inhibition of YAP/TAZ pathway

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

Research Title

2013

Gonzalo C. Banuelos Jr. (PROS)

Effects of Oligonol on Lipid Metabolism in HepG2 Cells

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