YASUKAWA Ken

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Name
YASUKAWA Ken
Affiliation
Nihon University
Section
School of Pharmacy
Degree
Ph. D.(Nihon University)
Research funding number
00130625

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Professor, Nihon University College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy
 
Apr 1993
 - 
Sep 2000
Lecturer
 
Oct 2000
 - 
Mar 2004
Associate Professor
 
Apr 2004
   
 
Professor
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1973
Department of pharmacy, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University
 

Committee Memberships

 
May 2010
   
 
eCAM (evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine)  Editor(編集委員)
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2007
Most-Cited Paper Award 2005
 

Published Papers

 
Oikawa N, Nobushi Y, Wada T, Sonoda K, Okazaki Y, Tsutsumi S, Park YK, Kurokawa M, Shimba S, Yasukawa K
Journal of natural medicines   70(3) 502-509   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Kakegawa T, Miyazaki A, Yasukawa K
Journal of natural medicines   70(3) 653-660   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Tomohito Kakegawa, Saeko Takase, Eri Masubuchi, Ken Yasukawa
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine   2014 204797   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Yi Shang, Yongshuo Ma, Yuan Zhou, Huimin Zhang, Lixin Duan, Huiming Chen, Jianguo Zeng, Qian Zhou, Shenhao Wang, Wenjia Gu, Min Liu, Jinwei Ren, Xingfang Gu, Shengping Zhang, Ye Wang, Ken Yasukawa, Harro J. Bouwmeester, Xiaoquan Qi, Zhonghua Zhang, William J. Lucas, Sanwen Huang
Science   346(6213) 1084-1088   Nov 2014   [Refereed]
Shang Y, Ma Y, Zhou Y, Zhang H, Duan L, Chen H, Zeng J, Zhou Q, Wang S, Gu W, Liu M, Ren J, Gu X, Zhang S, Wang Y, Yasukawa K, Bouwmeester HJ, Qi X, Zhang Z, Lucas WJ, Huang S
Science (New York, N.Y.)   346(6213) 1084-1088   Nov 2014   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Naoki Oikawa, Yasuhito Nobushi, Taira Wada, Kumiko Sonoda, Yuzo Okazaki, Shigetoshi Tsutsumi, Yong Kun Park, Masahiko Kurokawa, Shigeki Shimba, Ken Yasukawa
Journal of Natural Medicines   70(2) in press   May 2016   [Refereed]
安川 憲, 菅野 浩, 北中 進, 柳本 佳子
日本補完代替医療学会誌   13(1) 1-6   Mar 2016
癌予防は、公衆衛生分野の重要な問題である。東洋諸国では、杜仲樹皮が強壮や抗高血圧に使用されている。杜仲樹皮は、マウスでTPAによって誘発された炎症を抑制した。我々は、1mg/mouseの用量で杜仲樹皮メタノールエキスが、DMBAでイニシエーションをしたマウスのTPAによる腫瘍促進抑制を証明した。この結果は、杜仲樹皮の癌予防の可能性を示唆している。癌予防は、世界的に公衆衛生の分野で最も緊急の問題のうちの1つである。クレソン(Nasturtium officinale)のメタノール抽出エキスは...
Inhibitory effects of ginseng (Panax ginseng) berry on tumour promotion and inflammatory ear oedema induced by TPA.
Ken Yasukawa, Wan-Kyunn Whang, Sung-Kwon Ko
Journal of Nutritional Therapeutics   4(4) 143-148   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Jie Zhang, Masahiro Kurita, Kodai Ebina, Motohiko Ukiya, Harukuni Tokuda, Ken Yasukawa, Eliot T. Masters, Naoto Shimizu, Momoko Akihisa, Feng Feng, Toshihiro Akihisa
CHEMISTRY & BIODIVERSITY   12(4) 547-558   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
安川 憲
日本補完代替医療学会誌   10(2) 117-121   Sep 2013
癌予防は、公衆衛生分野の重要な問題である。東洋諸国では、杜仲樹皮が強壮や抗高血圧に使用されている。杜仲樹皮は、マウスでTPAによって誘発された炎症を抑制した。我々は、1mg/mouseの用量で杜仲樹皮メタノールエキスが、DMBAでイニシエーションをしたマウスのTPAによる腫瘍促進抑制を証明した。この結果は、杜仲樹皮の癌予防の可能性を示唆している。(著者抄録)

Books etc

 
Bioactivities and synthesis of diarylheptanoids from Alpinia officinarum. In: Studies in Natural Products Chemistry, Volume 49.
YASUKAWA Ken (Part:Joint Work)
Elsevier   Sep 2016   ISBN:978-0-444-63601-0
Studies in Natural Products Chemistry, Vol. 49, Bioactive Natural Products
Yi Sun, Masahiko Kurokawa, Motofumi Miura, Tomohito Kakegawa, Shigeyasu Motohashi, Ken Yasukawa
Elsevier   May 2016   
Ken Yasukawa*, Keiichi Tabata, (ed.) Hiroto S. Watanabe
Nova Science Publishers, Inc.   Sep 2015   ISBN:978-1-63483-093-5
Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms as Promising Agents in Cancer, In: Drug Discovery and Development - From Molecules to Medicine -
Ken Yasukawa, (Eds.) Omboon Vallisuta, Suleiman Olimat (Part:Contributor, 39-61)
InTech   May 2015   ISBN:978-953-51-2128-2
Bioactive Components from Asteraceae Flowers. In: Flowers: Morphology, Evolutionary Diversification and Implications for the Environment.
Ken Yasukawa, Editors: Teodor Berntsen and Kaj Alsvik
Nova Science Publishers, Inc.   Oct 2013   ISBN:978-1-62808-798-7

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Chaga mushroom as cancer prevention
Ken Yasukawa, Ayako Akita, Yi Sun
International Conference on Food for Health in Niigata 2014   30 Oct 2014   Food Innovators Organization in Niigata
Inhibitory Effects of the Edible Mushroom Flammulina velutipes on Lipid Accumulation in 3T3-L1 Cells
Yasuhito Nobushi, Yuki Hamada, Masahiro Shiroishi, Ken Yasukawa
International Conference on Food for Health in Niigata 2014   30 Oct 2014   Food Innovators Organization in Niigata
Efficient synthesis and anti-inflammatory properties of benzothiazole derivatives of bile acids
Naoya Nakane, Ryou Sakiyama , Kaoru Omura, Takashi Iida, Mitsuko Makino, Ken Yasukawa, Tadashi Aoyama, Mitsuo Kodomari
XXIII International Bile Acid Meeting Bile Acids as Signal Integrators and Metabolic Modulators   8 Oct 2014   
Protective effect of Brazilian propolis (AF-08) on radiation-induced chromosomal damage chinese hamster ovary cells (CHO-K1)
Geyza Spigoti, Shigetoshi Tsutsumi, Ken Yasukawa, Masahiko Kurokawa, Paolo Bartolini, Kayo Okazaki
20 May 2012   
Efficacy of Brazilian propolis against herpes simplex virus type 1 infection in mice and their modes of anti-herpetic efficacies.
Hiroki Yoshida, Hisahiro Kai, Shigetoshi Tsutsumi, Ken Yasukawa, Koji Matsuno, Wataru Watanabe, Kimiyasu Shiraki, Masahiko Kurokawa
XV International Congress of Virology   15 Sep 2011   

Research Grants & Projects

 
発癌の予防となる天然薬物の探索に関する研究
The Fujisawa Foundation: 
Project Year: 1994 - 1995

Patents

 
WO2010/061497 A1 : Anti-influenza virus agent
Ken Yasukawa, Masahiko Kurokawa, Tomomi Shimizu, Rie Sawamura