A CU Medicine provider.
Qualifications and experience
- Languages spoken
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (1996)
University of Washington Program (1999)
Kyoto University Program (1983)
Kyoto University - Kyoto, Japan (1983)
University of Washington Program (2002)
Kyoto University Program (1987)
Kyoto University (1992)
- 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. She is 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 (as of Jan 2022) funded by NIH/NCI R01 (as a PI), NIH/NIAID R01 (as a PI), NIH/NIAAA R21 (as a PI), VA Merit Awards (one as a PI and the other two as a co-I), University of Colorado Cancer Center grant (as a PI), and the Cancer League of Colorado grants (as a PI). Dr. Fujita produced 112 peer-reviewed publications, including 17 first-author papers and 38 senior-author papers.(https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/mayumi.fujita.1/bibliography/public/).
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