Research Investigator Profile

Hiroaki Wakimoto

Hiroaki Wakimoto

Research Scientist of Neurosurgery and Radiology
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Research Description

The goal of Dr. Wakimoto’s research is to develop novel therapeutic strategies for glioblastoma and other central nervous system malignancies through a better understanding of the biological and molecular characteristics of cancer stem cells that may be associated with the unfavorable outcome of brain cancers.
Diseases studied
Malignant gliomas, Glioblastomas, Malignant meningiomas
NCBI PubMed link

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E-mail address

Lab mailing address

617-643-5987

617-643-3422

hwakimoto@partners.org

Simches Research Center
CPZN-3800
185 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114