Division of Microbiology and Immunology
Virus Control Team
Status : Specially Appointed Assoc.Prof.
Research Field : Virology
2011: Ph.D. (Agriculture) from Hokkaido University.
2011-March 2021: Postdoctoral fellow, SA Assistant Prof. and Assistant Prof. at Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University.
April 2021-Oct 2021: A researcher at RIKEN
Oct 2021- Current position
・Functional analysis of miRNA in RNA virus propagation
・Importance of 5'UTR structure of RNA virus in virus replication
1. Ono C et al. Various miRNAs compensate the role of miR-122 on HCV replication. PLOS Pathog. 2020, 16, e1008308
2. Ono C et al. Characterization of miR-122-independent propagation of HCV. PLOS Pathog. 2017, 13, e1006374
3. Ono C et al. Innate Immune Response Induced by Baculovirus Attenuates Transgene Expression in Mammalian Cells. Journal of Virology 2014, 88, 2157-2167