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NAS elected Professor Sakaguchi of IFReC as Foreign Associate of NAS


The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) elected Professor Shimon Sakaguchi of the Immunology Frontier Research Center (IFReC) as a foreign associate of NAS on May 1, 2012.

Professor SAKAGUCHI enjoys a great reputation for his work in the discovery of regulatory T cells controlling autoimmune response and for clarifying the molecular mechanism of immune suppression and the role of regulatory T cells in organ transplants, allergies, cancers, and autoimmune diseases.

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The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is a pro bono private academic organization consisting of high-profile members conducting research into science and engineering.

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