Qualifications and experience
- Languages spoken
University of Washington Program (2002)
University of Washington Program (1999)
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (1996)
Kyoto University (1992)
Kyoto University Program (1987)
Kyoto University Program (1983)
Kyoto University - Kyoto, Japan (1983)
- Clinical interest for patients
I am interested in Psoriasis and Adult Dermatology.
- Research interest for patients
Dr. Fujita is a tenured professor of Dermatology and Immunology & Microbiology, and a dermatologist at the Univ. of Colorado School of Medicine and VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, as well as a Director of Research Services, Dermatology RC-1S. The Fujita Lab studies biological roles and molecular regulations of 1) IL-1b, inflammasomes and autoinflammation in human melanoma, 2) IL-37 in adaptive immunity, 3) tumor heterogeneity in melanoma and its therapeutic resistance, and 4) damages to melanocytes and keratinocytes. The Lab is currently funded by NIH/NCI R01 (as a PI), VA Merit Awards (one as a PI and the other two as a co-I), and the Cancer League of Colorado (as a PI), and Dr. Fujita produced 98 peer-reviewed publications (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/mayumi.fujita.1/bibliography/public/).