Akitoyo Hishimoto | Science Trends

Akitoyo Hishimoto

Akitoyo is a researh scientist at Kobe University, Department of Psychiatry.

Telomere Length And Hospital Stay In Patients With Schizophrenia

Telomeres consist of tandem repeats of TTAGGG and DNA binding proteins that form a cap to protect chromosomal termini from the loss of genetic material. The shortening of telomeres to a critical length leads to genomic instability and cellular apoptosis. […]