Kenji Kawai

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Kenji Kawai
Affiliation
Ehime University

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Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2014
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Today
Auditor, Ehime University
 
Apr 1979
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Mar 2012
Faculty of Agriculture, Kochi University
 

Published Papers

 
M. Imajoh, H. Fujioka, K. Furusawa, K. Tamura, K. Yamasaki, S. Kurihara, J. Yamane, K. Kawai, S. Oshima
Journal of Fish Diseases   38 507-514   Jan 2015
© 2014 John Wiley & Sons Ltd. A new cell line named CCF-K104 predominantly consisting of fibroblastic cells showed optimal growth at temperatures from 25 °C to 30 °C. Serial morphological changes in the cells induced by Cyprinid herpesvirus 3 (CyH...
Hashiguchi Kentaro, Kawai Kenji, Imajoh Masayuki, Oshima Syun-ichirou
Aquaculture Science   63(1) 79-87   2015
Bathing in fresh water is performed at aquaculture sites to exterminate parasites of yellowtail. However, fresh water bathing is likely to be associated with stress in fish due to the change in osmotic pressure. Here, the stress reaction after fre...
Masayuki Imajoh, Kazuki Tamura, Kazuki Oguro, Sumire Kurihara, Jin Yamane, Masato Shimizu, Syun Ichirou Oshima, Kenji Kawai
Fish Pathology   49 151-158   Jan 2014
© 2014, Japanese Society of Fish Pathology. All rigths reserved. Vaccination with glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH) of Edwardsiella tarda has been demonstrated to have cross-protection against some other bacterial pathogens. We prep...
Hashiguchi Kentaro, Kawai Kenji, Imajoh Masayuki, Oshima Syun-ichirou
Aquaculture Science   62(4) 385-392   2014
Stress affects the sensitivity of the immune response and the occurrence of infectious disease in fish. Various stimuli subject aquaculture fish to stress and the degree of the stress differs depending on the stimuli. In this study, various stimul...
Masayuki Imajoh, Hidehiro Sugiura, Yumiko Hashida, Kishio Hatai, Syun Ichirou Oshima, Masanori Daibata, Kenji Kawai
Microbiology and Immunology   57 13-20   Jan 2013
In Japan, a Mycobacterium marinum-like mycobacterium was isolated from the yellowtail, Seriola quinqueradiata. The species was identified as M. marinum by a commercial mycobacterial DNA-DNA hybridization kit. Nevertheless, PCR restriction analysis...

Misc

 
K. Kawai, S. Oshima, K. Muroga, H. Kimiya, K. Furuya, M. Oh, S. Jung, Y. Fukuda, I. Takemaru, Y. Nakai, H. Tosano, S. Ishida, B. Yoshitomi, K. Inoue, I. Komatsu, S. Ishihara, N. Taniguchi, M. Yoshimizu, N. Okamoto, S. Kitamura
Fish Pathology   37 205-223   Dec 2002
The Japanese Society of Fish Pathology held a symposium entitled "Current Status and Future Prospect of the Research on Fish Diseases in Japan" in Kochi on September 14th, 2002. This symposium was aimed to overview the status of researches on fish...
Riichi Kusuda, Kenji Kawai
Fish Pathology   33 221-227   Oct 1998
Many species of pathogenic bacteria have been reported from marine fishes in Japan: Aeromonas salmonicida (atypical), clamydia like organisms (epitheliocystis organisms), Edwardsiella tarda, Flexibacter maritimus, Lactococcus garvieae (syn. Entero...

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Kenji KAWAI
Protective effects of an outer membrane protein glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH) from a bacterium Edwardsiella tarada against other difficult fish diseases, pseudotuberculosis and nocardiosis, was investigated using yellowtail (Ser...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2005 - 2007    Investigator(s): Kenji KAWAI
Present research group had been demonstrated that an outer membrane protein, glyseraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH), of fish pathogenic bacterium Edwardsiella tarda showed protective antigenicity against infection with differently seroty...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2002 - 2004    Investigator(s): Kenji KAWAI
As there are many serotypes in fish pathogenic bacterium Edwardsiella tarda it has been considered difficult to produce effective vaccine against this disease. Present research project is intended to develop an.vaccine based on a commonly protecti...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 1999 - 2000    Investigator(s): Kenji KAWAI
Culture conditions for the production of the antigen, a 37 kDa outer membrane protein (Omp37Et), commonly distributed among Edwardsiella tarda strains of different serotypes was investigated using representative strain EF-1, first. Immunization of...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(一般研究(C))
Project Year: 1987 - 1988    Investigator(s): 川合 研児, 川合 研兒
The subject of the present study was to make monoclonal antibodies against serum components especially main immune reactive components of ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis, to detect and quantitatively determine those components.Trials to make monoclona...