KATO Keitaro

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KATO Keitaro
Kindai University
Fisheries Laboratory
Job title
Doctor(Agriculture)(Kinki University)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Published Papers

mRNA levels of kisspeptins, kisspeptin receptors, and GnRH1 in the brain of chub mackerel during puberty
Hirofumi Ohga, Hayato Adachi, Kojiro Matsumori, Ryoko Kodama, Mitsuo Nyuji, Sethu Selvaraj, Keitaro Kato, Shinji Yamamoto, Akihiko Yamaguchi, Michiya Matsuyama
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A   179 104-112   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Development of DNA Vaccines against Nocardia seriolae Infection in Fish
Goshi Kato, Keitaro Kato, Walissara Jirapongpairoj, Hidehiro Kondo and Ikuo Hirono
Fish Pathology   49(4) 165-172   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Improved survival and growth performances with stocking density manipulation and shelter availability in bagrid catfish Mystus nemurus (Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840) larvae
Sharifah Rahmah, Keitaro Kato, Shinji Yamamoto, Kenji Takii, Osamu Murata and Shigeharu Senoo
Aquaculture Research   45(12) 2000-2009   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Effects of dietary taurine levels on epidermal thickness and scale loss in red sea bream, Pagrus major
Keitaro Kato, Masato Yamamoto, Khaoian Peerapon, Haruhisa Fukada, Amal Biswas, Shinji Yamamoto, Kenji Takii and Shireru Miyashita
Aquaculture Research   45(11) 1818-1824   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Flow field control via aeration adjustment for the enhancement of larval survival of the kelp grouper Epinephelus bruneus (Perciformes:Serranidae)
Ching Fui Fui, Akira Miura, Yoshizumi Nakagawa, Keitaro Kato, Shigeharu Senoo, Wataru Sakamoto, Kenji Takii and Shigeru Miyashita
Aquaculture Research   45(5) 874-881   Aug 2014   [Refereed]

Books etc

Advances in Marine Aquaculture

Conference Activities & Talks

Gonadal sex differentation and sex control in red sea bream,Pagrus major  7th International Symposium on Reproductive physiology of Fish
May 2003   
Breeding in red sea bream,Pagrus major in Japan Inteanational Marine Biotechnology Conference 2003
Sep 2003   
Development of transgenic technology for red sea bream,
Jun 2005   
Expression profile of GH and IGF-I for Pacific biuefin tuna at early phase.-Comparative analyis for the species with variant growth rate
Jun 2005   
Annottions and expression profiles of 9,408 clones from embryonic cDNA libraries of red sea bream,Pagrus major
Jun 2005   


Qualitative Requirements of the Tiger Puffer for Water-Soluble Vitamins
Comparison of growth and chemical composition between diploid and triploid in Japanese parrot fish
1989 - 1992
Suitable Protein and Lipid Levels in Diet for Fingerlings of Purplish Amberjack
Suitable Protein and Lipid Levels in Diet-for Fingerlings of Goldstriped Amberjack
Population genetic analysis of red sea bream seedling produced by selective breeding

Research Grants & Projects

Study on genetics and breeding of cultured marinfish
Study on early development and seedling production of bluefin tuna, ┣DBThunnus thynnus(/)-┫DB
Study on reproduction of bluefin tuna
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2002 - 2006