Kenichi Ishii

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Name
Kenichi Ishii
E-mail
ken1ishi2gmail.com
Affiliation
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Job title
Research Associate
Degree
Ph.D.(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
Research Associate, Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research Abroad, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Salk Institute of Biological Studies
 
Apr 2012
 - 
Mar 2015
Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Education

 
Apr 2009
 - 
Mar 2012
Ph.D. program (Prof. Kazuhisa Sekimizu), Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2009
Ms. program (Prof. Kazuhisa Sekimizu), Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2003
 - 
Mar 2007
Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2015
FY2014, Subsidy for Research Abroad, The Naito Foundation
 
Mar 2012
FY2011, The University of Tokyo President’s Award for Students, The University of Tokyo
 
Mar 2012
Second (FY2011) Ikushi Prize, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 

Published Papers

 
Kenichi Ishii, Fumiaki Tabuchi, Miki Matsuo, Keita Tatsuno, Tomoaki Sato, Mitsuhiro Okazaki, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Yasuhiko Matsumoto, Chikara Kaito, Tetsuji Aoyagi, Keiichi Hiramatsu, Mitsuo Kaku, Kyoji Moriya, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Scientific Reports   5 17092   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Masaru K. Hojo*, Kenichi Ishii*, Midori Sakura, Katsushi Yamaguchi, Shuji Shigenobu, Mamiko Ozaki (*These authors contributed equally to this work)
Scientific Reports   5 13541   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Atsushi Miyashita, Shinji Takahashi, Kenichi Ishii, Kazuhisa Sekimizu, Chikara Kaito
PLoS ONE   10(6) e0130486   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Drug Discoveries & Therapeutics (Review article)   9(4) 238-246   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Hiroshi Hamamoto*, Makoto Urai*, Kenichi Ishii*, Jyunichiro Yasukawa, Atmika Paudel, Motoki Murai, Takuya Kaji, Takefumi Kuranaga, Kenji Hamase, Takashi Katsu, Jie Su, Tatsuo Adachi, Ryuji Uchida, Hiroshi Tomoda, Maki Yamada, Manabu Souma, Hiroki Kurihara, Masayuki Inoue, Kazuhisa Sekimizu (*These authors contributed equally to this work)
Nature Chemical Biology   11(2) 127-133   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology (Review article)   88(1) 18-30   Jan 2015   [Refereed][Invited]
Yasuhiko Matsumoto, Masaki Ishii, Kenichi Ishii, Wataru Miyaguchi, Ryo Horie, Yoshinori Inagaki, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Ken-ichiro Tatematsu, Keiro Uchino, Toshiki Tamura, Hideki Sezutsu, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications   455(3-4) 159-164   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Tatsuo Adachi, Jyunichiro Yasukawa, Yutaka Suzuki, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Infection and Immunity   82(4) 1500-1510   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Tatsuo Adachi, Kenichi Ishii, Yasuhiko Matsumoto, Yohei Hayashi, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Biochemical Journal   459(1) 137-147   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Tatsuo Adachi, Takashi Hara, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology   117 61-67   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Tatsuo Adachi, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Journal of Biological Chemistry   289(9) 5876-5888   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
PLoS ONE   9(2) e89917   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Seikagaku (Review article in Japanese)   85(12) 1091-1095   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Tatsuo Adachi, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Tadahiro Oonishi, Manabu Kamimura, Katsutoshi Imamura, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Developmental and Comparative Immunology   39(3) 147-153   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Bryce Nelson, Tina Freisinger, Kenichi Ishii, Kiyoshi Okado, Naoaki Shinzawa, Shinya Fukumoto, Hirotaka Kanuka
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications   430(3) 1120-1125   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Tatsuo Adachi, Katsutoshi Imamura, Shinya Takano, Kimihito Usui, Kazushi Suzuki, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Takeshi Watanabe, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Journal of Biological Chemistry   287(43) 36582-36592   Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Atsushi Miyashita, Sunao Iyoda, Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu, Chikara Kaito
FEMS Microbiology Letters   333(1) 59-68   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
Tomoko Fujiyuki, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kenichi Ishii, Makoto Urai, Keiko Kataoka, Tadahiro Takeda, Shoji Shibata, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Drug Discoveries & Therapeutics   6(2) 88-93   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Katsutoshi Imamura, Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Drug Discoveries & Therapeutics   5(3) 125-129   Jun 2011   [Refereed]
Saphala Dhital, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Makoto Urai, Kenichi Ishii, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Drug Discoveries & Therapeutics   5(1) 18-25   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Katsutoshi Imamura, Tatsuo Adachi, Mikio Shoji, Koji Nakayama, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Journal of Biological Chemistry   285(43) 33338-33347   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Manabu Kamimura, Yuki Nakamura, Hiroaki Noda, Katsutoshi Imamura, Kazuei Mita, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Journal of Biological Chemistry   285(37) 28635-28642   Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Takuya Sasaki, Yuji Ikegaya, Kenzo Yamatsugu, Motomu Kanai, Masakatsu Shibasaki, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Drug Discoveries & Therapeutics   2(1) 24-34   Feb 2008   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Manabu Kamimura, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Journal of Biological Chemistry   283(4) 2185-2191   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
Kenichi Ishii, Hiroshi Hamamoto, Kazuhisa Sekimizu
Drug Discoveries & Therapeutics   1(2) 124-129   Oct 2007   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Identification of nervy as a negative regulator of aggressive behaviors in Drosophila.
Gordon Research Conference, Neuroethology: Behavior, Evolution & Neurobiology   18 Jun 2017   
Identification of negative regulators for aggressive behaviors in Drosophila.
Society for Neuroscience (SfN), Neuroscience 2016   13 Nov 2016   
Regulation of innate immune responses by an insect cytokine, paralytic peptide, in the silkworm Bombyx mori. [Invited]
1st Asian Invertebrate Immunity Symposium   15 Feb 2014   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Elucidation of the neural mechanisms underlying sexual dimorphism in aggressive behaviors using Drosophila.
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research Abroad
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2018
Establishment of a bacterial infection model in honeybees to elucidate the molecular basis of "social immunity".
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (PD)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015
Activation mechanisms of an insect cytokine, paralytic peptide, in the silkworm, Bombyx mori.
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (DC1)
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2012