Associate Professor Maho Hamasaki one of Nature Cell Biology’s Women in Science
Osaka University Associate Professor Maho Hamasaki (Genetics) was one of 13 Women in Science recognized by Nature Cell Biology this past summer. Hamasaki was the only scientist from Japan to make the list. The feature examines the challenges each of the selected scientists has had on the way to a successful career. Hamasaki’s essay explores the significant events that led this point in her career.
Her research considers autophagy, its mechanism of action, and its role in disease.