Makiko Kashio

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Makiko Kashio
Aichi Medical University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, Aichi Medical University
Sep 2014
Mar 2017
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Cell Physiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine
Aug 2013
Aug 2014
Postdoctoral fellow, Division of Cell Signaling, Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience
Apr 2012
Jul 2013
NIPS research fellow, Division of Cell Signaling, Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience
Apr 2011
Mar 2012
JSPS Research Fellow, Division of Cell Signaling, Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience


Apr 2008
Mar 2011
Department of Physiological Science, School of Life Science, SOKENDAI (The Graduate University for Advanced Studies)

Awards & Honors

Mar 2016
Irisawa Memorial Promotion Award for Young Physiologists, Physiological Society of Japan
Jun 2012
Poster award, 4th International Congress on Cell Membranes and Oxidative Stress: Focus on Calcium Signaling and TRP Channels

Published Papers

Ota W, Nakane Y, Kashio M, Suzuki Y, Nakamura K, Mori Y, Tominaga M, Yoshimura T
Scientific reports   9(1) 3706   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Kashio M, Wei-Qi G, Ohsaki Y, Kido MA, Taruno A
Scientific reports   9(1) 2681   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Taruno A, Kashio M
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)   1950 299-307   2019   [Refereed]
Xinyue Wang, Tianbang Li, Makiko Kashio, Yijuan Xu, Makoto Tominaga, Tatsuhiko Kadowaki
eNeuro   5    Jan 2018
© 2018 Wang et al. Solenopsis invicta, the red imported fire ant, represents one of the most devastating invasive species. To understand their sensory physiology, we identified and characterized their Hymenoptera-specific (Hs) TRPA channel, SiHsTR...
Guangda Peng, Makiko Kashio, Tianbang Li, Xiaofeng Dong, Makoto Tominaga, Tatsuhiko Kadowaki
Frontiers in Physiology   7    Oct 2016   [Refereed]


Redox-Sensitive TRP Channels: TRPA1 and TRPM2
Makiko Kashio, Makoto Tominaga
Redox - Principles and Advanced Applications   203-223   Sep 2017
Makiko Kashio, Makoto Tominaga
Channels   11 1-8   Jul 2017
© 2017 Taylor & Francis Living organisms continually experience changes in ambient temperature. To detect such temperature changes for adaptive behavioral responses, we evolved the ability to sense temperature. Thermosensitive transient receptor...
Makiko Kashio, Makoto Tominaga
Translational Cancer Research   6 S409-S411   Mar 2017   [Invited]