Lion Award

Lion established the Lion Award in 2001 to further the progress of oral science research and support the development of researchers. Since then, the award has been given in recognition of the achievements of many researchers and thereby contributed to advances in dentistry.
2020
  • International Association for Dental Research

    Oral Health Research A novel synbiotic-fluoride synergism for restoring oral ecological homeostasis Periodontal Research Regulatory T Cell Phenotype and Function During Periodontal Inflammation

  • Japanese Society of Pediatric Dentistry

    小児の口呼吸症候群における影響因子の抽出と顔貌形成への影響 (Japanese only)
    乳歯歯髄由来幹細胞を用いたトランスレーショナルリサーチ (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society for Oral Health

    Association of Environmental Tobacco Smoke with the Risk of Severe Early Childhood Caries among 3-Year-Old Japanese Children
    Treatment with low-level sodium fluoride on wound healing and the osteogenic differentiation of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells

  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology

    Lack of posterior occlusal support predicts the reduction in walking speed in 80‐year‐old Japaneseadults: A 3‐year prospective cohort study with propensity score analysis by the SONIC Study Group
    Loss of oral self‐care ability results in a higher risk of pneumonia in older inpatients: A prospectivecohort study in a Japanese rural hospital

  • Japanese Society of Periodontology

    内因性抗炎症分子DEL-1誘導における歯周病治療法の基盤研究(Japanese Only)
    歯周組織再生を目指す新規サイトカイン療法と細胞治療の基礎研究(Japanese Only)

2019
  • International Association for Dental Research

    Cariology
    Targeted Peptides to Create Long-acting Antibiofilm and Hydrophobic Dentin-composite Interfaces Microbiology/Immunology
    Salivary SIgA Regulates Oral Dysbiosis and Subsequent Bone Resorption Epidemiologic and Health Services
    Periodontitis Misclassification from Partial-Mouth Measurements: Effect on Associations with Diabetes

  • Japanese Society of Pediatric Dentistry

    Streptococcus mutansが引き起こす非アルコール性脂肪肝炎増悪化メカニズムの追求 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society for Oral Health

    Tooth Loss and Risk of Dementia in the Community:the Hisayama Study
    Site-level progression of periodontal deisease during a follow-up period

  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology

    Hyposalivation and 10‐year all‐cause mortality in an elderly Japanesepopulation
    Association of handgrip strength with various oral functions in 82‐ to 84‐year‐old community‐dwelling Japanese

  • Japanese Association for Oral Biology

    唾液分泌障害の新規治療法の開発 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Periodontology

    歯周病原細菌に対する歯周組織局所の免疫応答が及ぼす全身疾患への影響に関する研究 (Japanese only)

2018
  • International Association for Dental Research

    Oral Health Research
    Inhibitory effect of Lactobacilli culture supernatant on Candida albicans Periodontal Research
    MSC exosomes modulate PDL cell behavior: Implications for periodontal regeneration Salivary Research
    Salivary Mg promotes the progression of head and neck cancer via TRPM7

  • Japanese Society of Pediatric Dentistry

    歯原性上皮細胞の分化メカニズムの解明 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society for Oral Health

    Trajectory of social inequalities in the treatment of dental caries among preschool children in Japan
    Periodontal disease and pneumonia mortality in haemodialysis patients:A 7-year cohort study

  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology

    Factors affecting masticatory function of community-dwelling olderpeople: Investigation of the differences in the relevant factors forsubjective and objective assessment
    Effect of chewing or compressing food on autonomic nervous activity inolder adults

  • Japanese Association for Oral Biology

    大脳皮質における情報処理機構 (Japanese only)
    肥満を制御する新たな分子メカニズムの解明 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Periodontology

    歯周病と循環器疾患の関連解明を目指す基礎的および臨床的解析 (Japanese only)
    生体材料と生理活性物質を応用したIn situ歯周組織再生アプローチに関する研究 (Japanese only)

2017
  • Japanese Society for Oral Health

    Dental plaque development on a hydroxyapatite disk in young adults observed by using a barcoded pyrosequencing approach

  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology

    若年有歯顎者と高齢無歯顎者の粘膜性情と疼痛閾値の関係 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Association for Oral Biology

    唾液腺をモデルとした3次元的臓器再生技術の開発 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Periodontology

    歯周組織破壊におけるIL-1Raの役割と治療薬への可能性 (Japanese only)
    喫煙により憎悪する歯周病の病態形成に関する基礎的研究 (Japanese only)

2016
  • International Association for Dental Research

    Oral Health Research
    Streptococcal Signaling and Oral Health Periodontal Research
    The Antibacterial Constituents Produced by Lactobacillus Fermentum against Porphyromonas Gingivalis

  • Japanese Society for Oral Health

    Dental plaque development on a hydroxyapatite disk in young adults observed by using a barcoded pyrosequencing approach

  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology

    若年有歯顎者と高齢無歯顎者の粘膜性情と疼痛閾値の関係 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Association for Oral Biology

    唾液腺をモデルとした3次元的臓器再生技術の開発 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Periodontology

    歯周組織破壊におけるIL-1Raの役割と治療薬への可能性 (Japanese only)
    喫煙により憎悪する歯周病の病態形成に関する基礎的研究 (Japanese only)