Dr Masahide Yano | Research Scientist
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Dr Masahide Yano, Research Scientist, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Dr. Masahide Yano is a research scientist in Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER)at US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 

Dr. Yano completed his doctoral training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City, New York where he received his Ph.D. degree on Microbiology and Immunology in 2011.  At Einstein, Dr. Yano worked on immunoglobulin Immune-profiling, and also identified a novel mechanism of antibody-mediated host protection in lethal bacterial infection.  He then underwent on his postdoctoral research fellowship in cellular immunology at FDA, and remain in the agency after the completion of his training.  His current research interests focus on elucidating the immunological mechanisms that cause drug hypersensitivity as well as exploring the application of Next-generation sequencing (NGS)  on T cell receptor repertoires analysis.   

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