Ohba Yasunori

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Ohba Yasunori
Gifu University
Faculty of Applied Biological Sciences


animal heredity disease

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Yasunori Ohba, Hitoshi Kitagawa, Katsuya Kitoh, Yoshihide Sasaki, Marika Takami, Yusuke Shinkai, Tetsuo Kunieda
Genomics   68 229-236
Various hereditary diseases analogous to particular hman heritable diseases have been identified in cattle. Investigation of these cattle diseases will provide useful information regarding the pathogenesis of the corresponding human diseases. Rena...
Hitoshi Kitagawa, Yasunori Ohba, Yasuhito Kuwahara, Rieko Ohne, Masahiro Kondo, Masakazu Nakano, Yoshihide Sasaki, Katsuya Kitoh
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   65 701-706   Jun 2003
To examine whether an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, benazepril, can be transformed to the active metabolite, benazeprilat, by severely injured liver of dogs with ascitic heartworm disease, benazepril hydrochloride was administered...
Ok Kar Soe, Yasunori Ohba, Noriaki Imaeda, Naohito Nishii, Masaki Takasu, Gou Yoshioka, Hisako Kawata, Atsuko Shigenari, Hirohide Uenishi, Hidetoshi Inoko, Asako Ando, Asako Ando, Hitoshi Kitagawa
Xenotransplantation   15 390-397   Nov 2008
Background: Pigs with defined swine leukocyte antigen (SLA) haplotypes and their detailed information are useful for transplantation and immunological studies. We developed two herds of SLA homozygous Duroc pigs with novel SLA haplotypes and chara...
Y. Kuwahara, Y. Ohba, K. Kitoh, N. Kuwahara, H. Kitagawa
Journal of Small Animal Practice   47 446-450
OBJECTIVES: To retrospectively compare the data taken at the first visit of 34 cats with chronic renal failure surviving more than one month (surviving group) and 16 cats dying within one month (non-surviving group). METHODS: Records were collecte...
Y. Ohba, H. Kitagawa, Y. Okura, K. Kitoh, Y. Sasaki
Veterinary Record   149 115-118
A new hereditary disease characterised by renal failure, poor growth and long hooves in Japanese Black cattle (wagyu) has been recognised in a region of central Japan since 1990. The number of calves affected has increased gradually, with the inci...

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Yasunori OHBA
It was suggested by analysis using the microsatellite DNA marker that the cause gene of growth retardation in cattle was, not only one, plural genes. As a result of micro-array analysis and real-time PCR, genetic expression to be related to lipid ...