Saito Yasunori

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Name
Saito Yasunori
E-mail
saitokurofune.shimoda.tsukuba.ac.jp
Degree
Doctor of Philosophy(University of Tsukuba), Master of Science

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Professor, University of Tsukuba Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences
 
Apr 1981
 - 
Mar 1983
Postdoctoral fellow of JSPS, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Apr 1985
 - 
Mar 1987
Postdoctoral fellow, Stanford University School of Medicine
 

Education

 
Apr 1969
 - 
Mar 1973
Faculty of Science, Nagoya University
 
Apr 1976
 - 
Mar 1981
Graduate School, Division of Bioresearch, University of Tsukuba
 

Published Papers

 
Shirae,,M.;Y.,Saito
Zoological Science   17 881-891   Jan 2000   [Refereed]
Saito,Yasunori
Zoological Science   30(8) 651-657   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
The function of allogeneic recognition in a marine sponge, Halichondria japonica, was examined
by use of cut pieces contact assay. Individuals of this species were able to distinguish an allogeneic
individual from an autogeneic one, and showed rej...
Red-orange pigments in epidermal cells and white blood cells in the budding ascidian, Polyandrocarpa misakiensis
ISHII,Teruhisa;SAITO,Yasunori
Memoirs of the Faculty of Education and Human Studies, Akita University. Natural Science   67(0) 25-33   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
There are two different color strains in the budding ascidian, Polyandrocarpa misakiensis. One is spotless strain and the other is white-spot strain. A zooid of spotless strain has a white-band between branchial and atrial siphons. However, a zooi...
Smith, Kirsty F.;Stefaniak, Lauren;Saito, Yasunori;Gemmill, Chrissen E. C.;Cary, S. Craig;Fidler, Andrew E.
PLOS ONE   7(1)    Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Atsumi, Masako O.;Saito, Yasunori
ZOOLOGICAL SCIENCE   28(7) 532-542   Jul 2011   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Self or nonself discrimination in ascidians
Taneda,Y;Saito,Y;Watanabe,H (Part:Supervisor)
Zoological Science   Jan 1985   
Speculations on the relationships of two Botryllus allorecognition reactions -colony specificity and resorption-to vertebrate histocompatibility
Weissman,IL;Scofield,V;Saito,Y;Boyd,H;Rinkevich,B (Part:Supervisor)
"Invertebrate Historecognition", eds RK Grosberg, D Hedgecok, K Nelson. Plenum   Jan 1988   
Allorecognition histocompatibility in a protochordate species : Is the relationship to MHC semantic or structural?
Weissman,IL;Saito,Y;Rinkevich,B (Part:Supervisor)
Immunlogical Reviews   Jan 1990   
原索動物ホヤの自己・非自己の認識
齊藤康典 (Part:Supervisor)
細胞   Jan 1991   
原索動物(ホヤ)
齊藤康典 (Part:Contributor)
無脊椎動物の生体防御 学会出版センター   Jan 1992   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Evolution of the invasive species Didemnum vexillum
Saito,Yasunori
8th International Conference on Marine Bioinvasions   20 Aug 2013   
Evolution of the invasive species Didemnum vexillum

Kirsty Smith1,2, Yasunori Saito2, Cathryn Abbott3, Andrew Fidler1

1Cawthron Insitute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7042, New Zealand. Email: kirsty.smith@cawthron.org.nz
2Shimoda Marine Research Cente...

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on Self-nonself Recognition in Marine Invertebrates
Project Year: 1976   
Study on taxonomy and phylogeny of botryllid ascidians
Project Year: 1976   
Study on Asexual Reproduction and Regeneration in Some Compound Ascidians
Project Year: 1991