Fukushige Mizuho

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Fukushige Mizuho
University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Medicine
Job title
Assistant Professor
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2017
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba
Oct 2016
Aug 2017
Global Communications Officer, Office of Global Initiatives, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2010
Aug 2012
Coordinator for Ho Chi Minh City Office, Office of Global Initiatives, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2009
Mar 2010
Coordinator for Ho Chi Minh City Office, Academic Service Office for the Medical Sciences Area, University of Tsukuba


Sep 2012
Nov 2016
Edinburgh Medical School: Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine,, University of Edinburgh,
Apr 2007
Mar 2009
Master’s Program in Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2003
Mar 2007
Biology Program, Faculty of Science, University of the Ryukyus

Published Papers

Population level changes in schistosome specific antibody levels following chemotherapy
Fukushige, M;Mutapi, F;Woolhouse, M.E.J.
Parasite Immunology      Nov 2018   [Refereed]
CK, Nyamasege;EW, Kimani-Murage;M, Wanjohi;E, Ma;M, Fukushige;Y, Wagatsuma
J Dev Orig Health Dis.      Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Inadequate knowledge in maternal nutrition is one of the determinants of low birth weight. However, little evidence is available on whether maternal nutrition counselling alone can influence birth weight among women from low socioeconomic househol...
Fukushige, M;Mitchell, K.M.;Bourke, C.C.;Woolhouse, M.E.J.;Mutapi, F
Frontiers in immunology   6(85)    2015   [Refereed]
Alam, M.S.;Kato, H.;Fukushige, M.;Wagatsuma, Y;Itoh, M.
Journal of Parasitology Research      2012   [Refereed]
Neem Extract as a Control Tool for Vector-borne Diseases: An Example of Visceral Leishmaniasis in Bangladesh
Wagatsuma, Y;Alam, M.S.;Fukushige, M;Islam, M.Z.;Itoh, M.;Mondal, D.;Haque, R.
Biopesticides International   5(2) 134-140   2009   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

The effects of praziquantel treatment for schistosomiasis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Fukushige, M.;Mutapi, F.;Woolhouse, M.E.J.
Public Health and Stem Cell Therapy Symposium 2018   Mar 2018   ホーチミン市医科薬科大学、筑波大学
Identifying factors that influence cure rates during schistosomiasis treatment with praziquantel: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Fukushige, M.;Mutapi, F.;Woolhouse, M.E.J
the British Society for Parasitology spring meeting   2016   the British Society for Parasitology
Changes in antibody isotype levels after schistosomiasis chemotherapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Fukushige, M.;Mutapi, F.;Woolhouse, M.E.J.
the British Society for Parasitology spring meeting   2015   the British Society for Parasitology
A meta-analysis of experimental studies of radiation attenuated schistosome vaccines in the animal model.
Fukushige, M.;Mitchell, K.M.;Bourke, C.C.;Woolhouse, M.E.J.;Mutapi, F.
Tsukuba Global Science Week   2015   筑波大学
Preliminary results of the one-year follow-up study using Neem oil ad a prevention against visceral leishmaniasis in Bangladesh.
Fukushige, M.;Alam, M.S.;Haque, R;Wagatsuma, Y.
the International Congress of Tropical Medicine and Malaria   2008   the International Congress of Tropical Medicine and Malaria