Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute
Tsutomu  Kume, PhD

Tsutomu Kume, PhD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Pharmacology



NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 600
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611

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Education and Certification

PhD: University of Tokyo, Molecular Biology (1996)


Description of Interests

Dr. Kume’s research interests focus on cardiovascular development, cardiovascular stem/progenitor cells, and angiogenesis. Current studies include the role of Foxc transcription factors in cardiovascular development and disease.

Interests (Keywords)

Cardiovascular Diseases; Cardiovascular System; Developmental biology; Developmental genetics; Stem Cells; Vascular Biology

Research and Publications

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