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.
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)

2015
  • International Association for Dental Research

    Behavioral, Epidemiologic, and Health Services Research
     頭頸部がんの経済的負担:ハイリスク者のスクリーニングの必要性について (Japanese only)
    Cariology Research
     う蝕除去に関する様々な規準の効果について-ネットワークメタアナリシス (Japanese only)
    Microbiology/Immunology Research
     矯正歯の移動におけるナチュラルキラー細胞の役割について (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Pediatric Dentistry

    上気道流体シュミレーションによる気道通気状態と顎顔面歯列形態の関連と小児閉塞性睡眠時無呼吸症候群に対する臨床応用 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society for Oral Health

    Relationship Between Decayed Teeth and Metabolic Syndrome: Data From 4716 Middle-Aged Male Japanese Employees

  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology

    胃瘻療養中の脳血管障害患者に対する心身機能と摂食状況の調査 (Japanese only)
    筋萎縮性側索硬化症における摂食嚥下障害の特徴 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Periodontology

    T細胞免疫応答解析を基盤とした歯周炎と全身応答の関連解明 (Japanese only)

2014
  • International Association for Dental Research

    Oral Health Research
     重病患者の口腔健康と人工呼吸器関連肺炎の進行について (Japanese only)
    Salivary Research
     シェーグレン症候群患者の口腔液(高含有タンパク質除去後)のプロテオーム解析 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Pediatric Dentistry

    齲蝕および先天欠如歯発祥に関わる遺伝要因の探索 (Japanese only)
    間葉系幹細胞によるビスホスホネート関連壊死の治療 (Japanese only)
    軟口蓋発生メカニズムの解明 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society for Oral Health

    Differential susceptibility to hydrogen sulfide-induced apoptosis between PHLDA1-overexpressing oral cancer cell lines and oral keratinocytes: Role of PHLDA1 as an apoptosis suppressor

  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology

    虚弱高齢者における摂食・嚥下機能の低下と健康関連QOL との関連性 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Association for Oral Biology

    骨形成過程における転写制御プログラムの統合的理解の解明 (Japanese only)

  • Japanese Society of Periodontology

    細胞シート工学と幹細胞を用いた再生医療の歯周組織再生への応用 (Japanese only)
    歯周炎病変局所へのリンパ球浸潤機構の解析 (Japanese only)