YAMANAKA Koji

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Name
YAMANAKA Koji
URL
http://www.riem.nagoya-u.ac.jp/4/mnd/index_en.html
Affiliation
Nagoya University
Section
Research Institute of Environmental Medicine Division of Stress Recognition and Response
Job title
Professor
Research funding number
80446533
ORCID ID
orcid.org/0000-0003-4655-0035

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jun 2001
 - 
Aug 2006
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, San Diego
 
Sep 2006
 - 
Apr 2009
Unit Leader(Lab head), Yamanaka Research Unit, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
 
May 2009
 - 
Mar 2014
Laboratory head, Laboratory for Motor Neuron Disease, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Today
Professor, Research Institute of Environmental Medicine Division of Stress Recognition and Response, Nagoya University
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Director in General, Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Nagoya University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2004
Carrier Development Award, Muscular Dystrophy Association
 

Published Papers

 
Watanabe-Matsumoto S, Moriwaki Y, Okuda T, Ohara S, Yamanaka K, Abe Y, Yasui M, Misawa H
Neuroscience Research   133 48-57   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Tokuda Eiichi, Nomura Takao, Ohara Shinji, Watanabe Seiji, Yamanaka Koji, Morisaki Yuta, Misawa Hidemi, Furukawa Yoshiaki
BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR BASIS OF DISEASE   1864(6) 2119-2130   Jun 2018
Watanabe S, Komine O, Endo F, Wakasugi K, Yamanaka K
Journal of Neurochemistry   145(1) 80-89   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Komine O, Yamashita H, Fujimori-Tonou N, Koike M, Jin S, Moriwaki Y, Endo F, Watanabe S, Uematsu S, Akira S, Uchiyama Y, Takahashi R, Misawa H, Yamanaka K
Cell Death and Differentiation   in press in press   2018   [Refereed]
Tsuiji H, Inoue I, Takeuchi M, Furuya A, Yamakage Y, Watanabe S, Koike M, Hattori M, Yamanaka K
Scientific Reports   7 14972   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Yamasaki T, Deki-Arima N, Kaneko A, Miyamura N, Iwatsuki M, Matsuoka M, Fujimori-Tonou N, Okamoto-Uchida Y, Hirayama J, Marth JD, Yamanashi Y, Kawasaki H, Yamanaka K, Penninger JM, Shibata S, Nishina H
Scientific Reports   7 7348   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Anzai I, Tokuda E, Mukaiyama A, Akiyama S, Endo F, Yamanaka K, Misawa H, Furukawa Y.
Protein Sci   26(3) 484-496   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Immunochemical characterization on pathological oligomers of mutant Cu/Zn-superoxide dismutase in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Tokuda E, Anzai I, Nomura T, Toichi K, Watanabe M, Ohara S, Watanabe S, Yamanaka K, Morisaki Y, Misawa H, Furukawa Y.
Molecular Neurodegeneration   12 2   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Watanabe S, Ilieva Hristelina, Tamada H, Nomura H, Komine O, Endo F, Jin S, Mancias P, Kiyama H, Yamanaka K
EMBO Molecular Medicine   8(12) 1421-1437   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Amanullah A, Upadhyay A, Chhangani D, Joshi V, Mishra R, Yamanaka K, Mishra A
J. Cell. Biochem.      Aug 2016
Morisaki Y, Niikura M, Watanabe M, Onishi K, Tanabe S, Moriwaki Y, Okuda T, Ohara S, Murayama S, Takao M, Uchida S, Yamanaka K, Misawa H.
Scientific Reports   6 27354   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Fumito Endo, Okiru Komine, Koji Yamanaka
Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology   7 126-138   May 2016
© 2016 Japanese Society for Neuroimmunology.Neuroinflammation, which is characterized by activated microglia, astrocytes, infiltrating immune cells and the subsequent production of inflammatory mediators, is linked to a pathological process common...
Deepak Chhangani, Fumito Endo, Ayeman Amanullah, Arun Upadhyay, Seiji Watanabe, Ribhav Mishra, Koji Yamanaka, Amit Mishra
Neurobiology of Disease   86 16-28   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
© 2015 Elsevier Inc.Proteotoxicity of misfolded, disease-causing proteins is deeply implicated in the pathomechanisms for neurodegenerative diseases including copper-zinc superoxide dismutase (SOD1)-linked amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Howe...
Lasiene J, Komine O, Fujimori-Tonou. N, Powers B, Endo F, Watanabe S, Shjie J, Ravits J, Horner P, Misawa H, Yamanaka K
Acta Neuropathologica Communications   18(4)    Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Chhangani D, Endo F, Amanullah A, Upadhyay A, Watanabe S, Mishra R, Yamanaka K, Mishra A
Neurobiology of Disease   86 16-28   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Komine O, Yamanaka K
Nagoya journal of medical science   77(4) 537-549   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Endo F, Komine O, Fujimori-Tonou N, Katsuno M, Jin S, Watanabe S, Sobue G, Dezawa M, Wyss-Coray T, Yamanaka K
11(4) 592-604   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Fumito Endo, Koji Yamanaka
Oncotarget   6 15728-15729   Jan 2015
Okiru Komine, Koji Yamanaka
Nagoya Journal of Medical Science   77 537-549   Jan 2015
Increasing evidence suggests that the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative diseases including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is not restricted to the neurons but attributed to the abnormal interactions of neurons and surrounding glial and lympho...
Fumito Endo, Fumito Endo, Fumito Endo, Okiru Komine, Noriko Fujimori-Tonou, Masahisa Katsuno, Shijie Jin, Seiji Watanabe, Gen Sobue, Gen Sobue, Mari Dezawa, Tony Wyss-Coray, Koji Yamanaka, Koji Yamanaka, Koji Yamanaka
Cell Reports   11 592-604   Jan 2015
© 2015 The Authors.Neuroinflammation, which includes both neuroprotective and neurotoxic reactions by activated glial cells and infiltrated immune cells, is involved in the pathomechanism of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). However, the cytoki...

Misc

 
Watanabe-Matsumoto S, Moriwaki Y, Okuda T, Ohara S, Yamanaka K, Abe Y, Yasui M, Misawa H
Neuroscience Research   133 48-57   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Tokuda Eiichi, Nomura Takao, Ohara Shinji, Watanabe Seiji, Yamanaka Koji, Morisaki Yuta, Misawa Hidemi, Furukawa Yoshiaki
BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR BASIS OF DISEASE   1864(6) 2119-2130   Jun 2018
Watanabe S, Komine O, Endo F, Wakasugi K, Yamanaka K
Journal of Neurochemistry   145(1) 80-89   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Tokuda E, Nomura T, Ohara S, Watanabe S, Yamanaka K, Morisaki Y, Misawa H, Furukawa Y
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular Basis of Disease   1864(6 Pt A) 2119-2130   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Komine O, Yamashita H, Fujimori-Tonou N, Koike M, Jin S, Moriwaki Y, Endo F, Watanabe S, Uematsu S, Akira S, Uchiyama Y, Takahashi R, Misawa H, Yamanaka K
Cell Death and Differentiation   in press in press   2018   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Neuroscience Research: The Multi-dimensional roles of astrocytes in ALS.
Yamanaka K, Komine O.
Jan 2018   
Jpn. J. Neuropsychopharmacol.
Aug 2017   
Clin Exp Neuroimmunol: Neuroinflammation in aging and neurodegeneration.
Yamanaka K.
May 2016   
Clin Exp Neuroimmunol: Neuroinflammation in motor neuron disease.
Endo F, Komine O, Yamanaka K. (Part:Joint Work)
May 2016   
Autophagy: Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (3rd edition).
Klionsky DJ, ..., Yamanaka K, et al. (Part:Joint Work)
Taylor & Francis   Jan 2016   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Mice deficient of C-terminal domain of TDP-43 develop age-dependent motor dysfunction via Notch1-Akt signaling pathway
Watanabe S, Nishino K, Matsuoka Y, Jin S, Komine O, Endo F,Tsuiji H, Sakimura K, Mishra A, Yamanaka K
5th RNA metabolism in neurological desease conference   1 Nov 2018   
TDP-43 accelerates age-dependent degeneration of interneurons
Tsuiji H, Hattori M, Yamanaka K
5th RNA metabolism in neurological desease conference   1 Nov 2018   
Glia-immune communication in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. [Invited]
6 Sep 2018   
Identification of MAM disruption as a general pathological mechanism in ALS.
6 Sep 2018   
Screening of familial ALS/FTLD causative genes identifies mechanism of TDP43 aggregation in cultured neuronal cells.
Inami H, Watanabe S, Yamanaka K
6 Sep 2018   

Education

 
Apr 1986
 - 
Mar 1992
Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1996
 - 
Mar 2000
Graduate School, Division of Medicine, Kyoto University