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Health Sciences University of Hokkaido
School of Rehabilitation Sciences Department of Physical Therapy

Research Interests


Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Physical Education, University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Education, Gunma University

Published Papers

Sakuma K, Yamaguchi A
Advances in experimental medicine and biology   1088 463-481   2018   [Refereed]
Sakuma K, Aoi W, Yamaguchi A
Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology   469(5-6) 573-591   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Sakuma K, Kinoshita M, Ito Y, Aizawa M, Aoi W, Yamaguchi A
Journal of cachexia, sarcopenia and muscle   7(2) 204-212   May 2016   [Refereed]
Sakuma K, Aoi W, Yamaguchi A
Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology   467(2) 213-229   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Yamaguchi A, Sakuma K, Fujikawa T, Morita I
The journal of physiological sciences : JPS   63(1) 71-77   Jan 2013   [Refereed]

Books etc

The Plasticity of Skeletal Muscle- from Molecular Mechanism to Clinical Applications.
Sakuma K, M. Aizawa, H. Wakabayashi, A. Yamaguchi (Part:Contributor, The Autophagy-dependent signaling in skeletall muscle.)
Springer   2017   
Nutrition, Exercise and Epigenetics: Aging interventions.
Sakuma K, A. Yamaguchi (Part:Contributor, Sarcopenia and its intervention.)
Springer   2015   
Basic Biology and Current Understanding of Skeletal Muscle
Yamaguchi A., K. Sakuma, I. Morita (Part:Contributor, Biological actions of insuin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) isoforms and IGF binding proteins in skeletal muscle.)
Nova Science Publisher   2013   
Skeletal muscle: Physiology, Classification and Disease
Sakuma K., A. Yamaguchi (Part:Contributor, Cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating the hypertrophy and atrophy of skeletal muscle.)
Nova Science Publisher   2013   
Current Research Trends in Skeletal Muscle
Yamaguchi A., K. Sakuma, I. Morita (Part:Contributor, Local and circulating insulin-like growth factor-I on skeletal muscle growth.)
Research Signpost Publisher   2011   

Research Grants & Projects

Study on muscle fiber composition
Research on femailes desiring weight loss