Osaka Health Science University, Graduate School of Health Sciences, , Japan
Dr. Shibata is a professor in Graduate School of Health Sciences, Osaka Health Science University, Osaka, Japan. He obtained doctor degree of medical sciences from Graduate School of Medical Science, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan. After this he investigated cancer development and cancer prevention in National Institutes of Health, USA (1994-1999). He was awarded at the title of NIH Fellows Award for Research Excellence in 1999. Then, he became an associate professor in Osaka Medical College, Osaka, Japan and conducted cancer research and medical education at this medical college in 1999-2011.
Cancer prevention, metastasis inhibition, complementary alternative medicine (mangosteen), angiogenesis and lymphogenesis