ANDO Asako

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ANDO Asako
Tokai University
School of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Basic Medical Science and Molecular Medicine
Job title
Assistant Professor
(BLANK)(Keio University), (BLANK)(Kitasato University)

Research Interests


Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Hygienic Science, Kitasato University
Faculty of Hygienic Science, Kitasato University

Published Papers

Genetic association of swine leukocyte antigen class II haplotypes and body weight in Microminipigs.
Matsubara T, Takasu M, Imaeda N, Nishii N, Takashima S, Nishimura T, Nishimura T, Shiina T, Ando A, Kitagawa H
Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences   31(2) 163-166   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Distribution of the CD4 alleles in Sus scrofa demonstrates the genetic profiles of Western breeds and miniature pigs.
Eguchi-Ogawa T, Matsubara T, Toki D, Okumura N, Ando A, Kitagawa H, Uenishi H
Animal Biotechnology   29(3) 227-233   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Kametani Y, Ohshima S, Miyamoto A, Shigenari A, Takasu M, Imaeda N, Matsubara T, Tanaka M, Shiina T, Kamiguchi H, Suzuki R, Kitagawa H, Kulski JK, Hirayama N, Inoko H, Ando A
PLoS One   11(10) 1-21   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Magnetic resonance imaging for ovarian dynamics in an extremely small miniature pig line: microminipigs
Maeda M, Takashima S, Takasu M, Mori T, Goto N, Matsubara T, Almunia J, Imaeda N, Ando A, Kitagawa H
In Vivo   30 35-40   2016   [Refereed]
Ando A, Shigenari A, Kojima-Shibata C, Nakajoh M, Suzuki K, Kitagawa H, Shiina T, Inoko H, Uenishi H
Comp Immunol, Microbiol & Infect Dis   48 33-40   2016   [Refereed]
Matsubara T, Nishii N, Takashima S, Takasu M, Imaeda N, Aiki-Oshimo K, Yamazoe K, Kakisaka M, Takeshima S, Aida Y, Kametani Y, Kulski JK, Ando A, Kitagawa H
BMC Veterinary Research   12(222) 1-10   2016   [Refereed]
Takasu M, Tsuji E, Imaeda N, Kaneko N, Matsubara T, Maeda M, Ito Y, Shibata S, Ando A, Nishii N, Yamazoe K, Kitagawa H
Laboratory Animals   49(1) 65-70   2015   [Refereed]
Matsubara T, Nishii N, Takashima S, Takasu M, Tsuji E, Imaeda N, Aiki-Oshimo K, Yamazoe K, Kametani Y, Ando A, Kitagawa H
Vet Immunol and Immunopathol   168 176-183   2015   [Refereed]
Ando A, Imaeda N, Ohshima S, Miyamoto A, Kaneko N, Takasu M, Shiina T, Kulski JK, Inoko H, Kitagawa H
Animal Genetics   45(6) 791-798   2014   [Refereed]
Ohshima S, Mori S, Shigenari A, Miyamoto A, Takasu M, Imaeda N, Nonomura S, Okayama Y, Tanaka M, Kitagawa H, Kulski JK, Inoko H, Ando A, Kametani Y
BioScience Trends   8(6) 308-315   2014   [Refereed]


Propagation of Ribonucleic Acid Coliphages in Gnotobiotic Mice
Applied and Environmental Microbiology   37(6)    1979
Three Complementation Subgroups in Group IV RNA Phage SP
Virology   74(1)    1976
Analysis of Gene Structure and Atigen Determinants of DR2 Antigens Using DR Gene Transfer into Mouse L Cells
Journal of Immumology   142(1)    1989

Books etc

HLA Handbook, Modilation of HLA
Science Forum   1987   
Electrophoresis for nueic acid -Pulsed fieldgel electrophoresis-
MHC gene
Transplantation-HLA typing
Distribution of polypurine/polypyrimidine tract sequences in the human MHC region and their possible function.
Major Histocompatibility Complex Evolution, Structure, and Function   1999   


Genome analysis of the swine MHC region
Estabishment of SLA-DNA typing for xenotransplantation
Elucidation of the evolution and generation of human paralogous chromosome regions
1996 - 2000
Expression and functional analysis of MHC molecules in the central nervous system

Research Grants & Projects

Genome analysis of the swine SLA complex region
Cooperative Research
Expression and function of MHC molecules in the central nervous system
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2001   
Analysis of genetic factors for immunological recognition of pathogenic molecules
Contract Research
Project Year: 2007   
Analysis of immune-related genes involved with prognosis after allo- and xeno-transplantation using swine leukocyte antigen genes fixed pigs.
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2007   
Analysis of gene structure of the HLA reion
Cooperative Research


HLA DNA Typing by Southern Hybridization