Yuuki Ohara, M.D., Ph.D.

Yuuki Ohara, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute
Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis


Yuuki Ohara received his Ph.D. in Medical Science from Nagoya University in Japan. He then trained at the National Cancer Center, Japan which focused on immune microenvironments in cancers. He is a certified pathologist and an editorial board member of Free Radical Biology & Medicine as well as Pathology International. His current research in the Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis focuses on the association between metabolic reprogramming and molecular subtypes and how they affect the progression of pancreatic cancer.

Areas of Expertise

Molecular Pathology
Cancer Metabolism