SAITOU Naruya

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Name
SAITOU Naruya
Affiliation
National Institute of Genetics
Section
2 Department of Genetics, School of Life Science, Graduate University for Advanced Studies 3 Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph. D.(University of Texas)
Twitter ID
https://twitter.com/Saitou_Sayer

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
Oct 1982
 - 
Sep 1986
Center for Demographic and Population Genetics, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
 
 
 - 
1986
Evolutional Genetics, Biomedical Science, University of Texas
 
 
 - 
1979
Faculty of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
1996
   
 
Society for Molecular, Biology and Evolution  Associate Editor
 

Awards & Honors

 
Oct 2014
Docteur Honoris Causa
 

Published Papers

 
Draft genome sequence of Japanese wood mouse, Apodemus speciosus.
Matsunami M., Endo D.,Saitou N., Suzuki H. and Onuma M.
Data in Brief   16 43-46   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Discerning the Origins of the Negritos, First Sundaland People: Deep Divergence and Archaic Admixture.
Jinam T. A., Phipps M. E., Aghakhanian F., Majumder P. P., Datar F., Stoneking M., Sawai H., Nishida N., Tokunaga K., Kawamura S., Omoto K., Saitou N.
Genome Biology and Evolution   9(8) 2013-2022   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Silencing effect of Hominoid highly conserved non-coding sequences on embryonic brain development
Saber M. M. and Saitou N.
Genome Biology and Evolution   9(8) 2122-2133   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Saitou N. and Shokat S
Journal of Arid Land Studies   26(4) 223-226   May 2017   [Refereed]
Initial movements of modern humans in East Eurasia
SAITOU Naruya
New Perspectives in Southeast Asian and Pacific Prehistory   43-50   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Language diversity of the Japanese Archipelago and its relationship with human DNA diversity.
Saitou N. and Jinam T. A.
Man in India   97(1)    Jan 2017   [Refereed]
GC Content Heterogeneity Transition of Conserved Noncoding Sequences Occurred at the Emergence of Vertebrates.
Hettiarachchi N. and Saitou N.
Genome Biology and Evolution   8(11) 3377-3392   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Kanzawa-Kiriyama H., Kryukov K., Jinam T. A., Hosomichi K., Saso A., Suwa G., Ueda S., Yoneda M., Tajima A., Shinoda K., Inoue I., and Saitou N.
Journal of Human Genetics      Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Emergence and evolution of Hominidae-specific coding and noncoding genomic sequences.
Saber M. M., Babarinde I. A., Hettiarachchi N., and Saitou N.
Genome Biology and Evolution   8 2076-2092   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Genomic locations of conserved noncoding sequences and their proximal protein-coding genes in mammalian expression dynamics.
Babarinde I. and Saitou N.
Molecular Biology and Evolution   33(7) 1807-1817   Jun 2016   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Evolution of the Human Genome I
Springer Japan   Feb 2018   
Human evolution and human genome at a glance.
SAITOU Naruya
Springer Evolutionary Study Series   2017   
Introduction to Evolutionary Genomics
Saitou, N.
Springer   2014   
Simulations, genetics and human prehistory Genetic Relationships of Human Populations in and around the Japanese Archipelago
Saitou, N.
2008   
Proceedings of the Pre-symposium of RIHIN and 7th ESCA Harvard-Kyoto Roundtable Relationship between genetic and linguistic differentiation of people in Eurasia.
Saitou, N.
2006   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Genome DNA analysis of ancient human in Berel
SAITOU Naruya
6 Sep 2019   
Late Jomon male and female genome sequences from the Funadomari site in Hokkaido, Japan
SAITOU Naruya
5 Sep 2019   
Introduction of Yaponesian Genome Project with special reference to modern human genome analyses
SAITOU Naruya
22 Aug 2019   
Yaponesia Genome Project – combinations of genome sequence analyses of modern humans, ancient humans, animals, and plants as well as archeological and linguistic data analyses
SAITOU Naruya
SMBE   22 Jul 2019   
Evolution of modern humans with special reference to Yaponesian
SAITOU Naruya
バルセロナ Pompeu Fabra University   19 Jul 2019   
In search of Yaponesian Urheimat
SAITOU Naruya
9 May 2019   
「Workshop: Phylogeny, Duspersion, and Contact of East and Southeaat Asian Languages and Human Groups」
Origins of Yaponesians from genetic and linguistic viewpoints
SAITOU Naruya
Transeurasian millets and beans, languages and genes   10 Jan 2019   
Genome diversity is central to natural history studies [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
19 Apr 2018   
Phylogeny construction from nucleotide sequence data [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
School of Public Health   17 Mar 2018   
Swift neighbor-joining method for massive genome sequence data [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
the Inaugural Annual Schull Institute Conference   17 Mar 2018   
Toward genome sequencing of dugong
SAITOU Naruya
22 Feb 2018   
First Sundaland People and their relationship with Denisovan and East Asian [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
The Landscape of Genetic Variants in Asian Founder Populations - from Near to Far East   11 Nov 2017   
Distance Matrix Methods for Reconstruction of Population History [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
Mahalanobis D2 and Later Developments in Understanding Population Relationships & Structure   7 Nov 2017   
Three migration wave model for explaining formation of Japonesian, people living on Japanese Archipelago [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
Mini-workshop on mathematical modeling of human migration and range expansion   19 Oct 2017   
30 Year Anniversary Of The Neighbor-Joining Method [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
International Symposium on Molecular Evolution and Medicine   17 Sep 2017   
Emergence of conserved noncoding sequences in primate genomes. [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
Evolution in the time of genome architecture   15 Sep 2017   
Characteristics of evolutionarily conserved noncoding regions in vertebrate genomes [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution 2017   2 Jul 2017   
Genomic history of modern humans in East Eurasia [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
The 15th KJC Bioinformatics Symposium   21 Jun 2017   
How we should combine genomic data with archeoligical and linguistic data to elucidate evolutionary history of modern humans
SAITOU Naruya
Human evolution in Eurasia elucidated through Genetics, Archeology, and Linguistics   15 Mar 2017   
Evolutionary history and roles of conserved non-coding sequences in eukaryotes [Invited]
SAITOU Naruya
KAUST Research Conference: Computational Systems Biology in Biomedicine   7 Dec 2016   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Evolution of Genes
Project Year: 1999 - 2004