Visiting Assistant Professor
655 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
Education and Training
Juntendo University Faculty of Medicine, MD, 2005
Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, PhD, Pediatric Gastroentelorogy, 2012
Internship, Juntendo University Shizuoka Hospital, 2007
Residensy, Juntendo University Hospital, Pediatrics, 2010
Fellowship, Juntendo University Hospital, Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2013
Dr. Ikuse is a pediatric gastroenterlorogist and a leading expert in the study of Helicobacter pylori infection in childhood in Japan. His areas of interest include mucosal immunology, Helicobacter pylori infection, gastric cancer, the gut microbiome and inflammatory bowel diseases. In 2017, he participated in developing Japanese Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition guidelines for the management of Helicobacter pylori infection in childhood.
Helicobacter pylori infection, Gastric Cancer, Mucosal Immunology, Gut Microbiome, Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ikuse T, Aoyagi Y, Obayashi N, Jimbo K, Kudo T, Ohtsuka Y, Blanchard TG, Czinn SJ, Shimizu T. Antibiotic Resistance of Helicobacter pylori and Eradication Rate in Japanese Pediatric Patients. Advanced in Microbiology 7. DOI: 10.4236/aim.2017.74020, 2017.
Ikuse T, Kudo T, Obayashi N, Jimbo K, Aoyagi Y, Ohtsuka Y, Blanchard TG, Czinn SJ, Shimizu T. A Retrospective Analysis of Three Non-Invasive Tests for Initial Diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori Infection in Children. Advanced in Microbiology 7. DOI: 10.4236/aim.2017.74021, 2017.
Obayashi N, Ohtsuka Y, Hosoi K, Ikuse T, Jimbo K, Aoyagi Y, Fujii T, Kudo T, Asaoka D, Hojo M, Nagahara A, Watanabe S, Shimizu T. Comparison of Gene Expression Between Pediatric and Adult Gastric Mucosa with Helicobacter pylori Infection. Helicobacter 21(2): 114-23, 2016.
Ikuse T, Ohtsuka Y, Kudo T, Hosoi K, Obayashi N, Jimbo K, Aoyagi Y, Fujii T, Nagata S, Shimizu T. Microarray analysis of gastric mucosa among children with Helicobacter pylori infection. Pediatr Int 54(3): 319-24, 2012.