Miwako Yamasaki

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Name
Miwako Yamasaki
E-mail
k-minobemed.hokudai.ac.jp
Affiliation
Hokkaido University
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Kanazawa University), M.D.(Hokkaido University)
Research funding number
10431305

Research Areas

 
 

Published Papers

 
Shiotani H, Miyata M, Itoh Y, Wang S, Kaito A, Mizoguchi A, Yamasaki M, Watanabe M, Mandai K, Mochizuki H, Takai Y
The Journal of comparative neurology   526(9) 1527-1549   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Tatsumi K, Isonishi A, Yamasaki M, Kawabe Y, Morita-Takemura S, Nakahara K, Terada Y, Shinjo T, Okuda H, Tanaka T, Wanaka A
Frontiers in neuroanatomy   12 8   2018   [Refereed]
Yoshikawa T, Inagaki NF, Takagi S, Kuroda S, Yamasaki M, Watanabe M, Honma S, Honma KI
Scientific reports   7(1) 8210   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Yamasaki M, Takeuchi T
Neural plasticity   2017 8602690   2017   [Refereed]
Matsuda K, Budisantoso T, Mitakidis N, Sugaya Y, Miura E, Kakegawa W, Yamasaki M, Konno K, Uchigashima M, Abe M, Watanabe I, Kano M, Watanabe M, Sakimura K, Aricescu AR, Yuzaki M
Neuron   90(4) 752-767   May 2016   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

 
Role of nAChRs in the cortical barrel circuit development
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Miwako Yamasaki
Role of NR3A in non-synaptic junctions in adult mouse brain
Takeda Science Foudnation: 
Project Year: 2016       Investigator(s): Miwako Yamasaki
NMDA receptor-mediated excitation and inhibition balance is required for somatosensory development and maturation
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Miwako Yamasaki
Molecular and anatomical basis for acetylcholine-dependent learning mechanisms in mouse hippocampus
Naito Foundation: 
Project Year: 2014       Investigator(s): Miwako Yamasaki
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(S))
Project Year: 2007 - 2011    Investigator(s): Masahiko WATANABE
Synaptic circuits in neonates are characterized by excess, overlapping and entangled wiring. These immature circuits are refined into functional and mature ones through use-dependent and activity-dependent strengthening and weakening/elimination o...