KUSAMA-Eguchi Kuniko

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Name
KUSAMA-Eguchi Kuniko
Alternative names
KUSAMA-EGUCHI Kuniko
Degree
Ph.D.(Pharmaceutical Sciences)(Chiba University), Master Degree(Pharmaceutical Sciences)(Chiba University)
Research funding number
10130436

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Professor, Nihon University School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy
 
Apr 1977
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Mar 1979
Department of Pharmacy, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University (Laboratory of Pharmacology), Assistant
 
Apr 1979
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Mar 1982
College of Science and Technology, Nihon University (Laboratory of Pharmacology), Research Assistant
 
Apr 1982
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Mar 1988
Department of General Education, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University (Laboratory of Biology), Research Assistant
 
Apr 1988
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Mar 1995
Department of General Education, College of Pharmacy, Nihon University (Laboratory of Biology), Research Assistant
 

Education

 
 
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1975
Faculty of Science and Engineering, Nihon University
 
 
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1977
Graduate School, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University
 

Published Papers

 
Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi, Kimino Kawaguchi, Syuji Yakubo, Susumu Kitanaka, Keiichi Matsuzaki,Tomoko Takamiya, Noboru Fukuda, Takashi Masuko, Dai Hirose, Mitsuko Makino, Yukiko Ueda,Fumio Ikegami & Hiroshi Iijima
Traditional & Kampo Medicine   3(2) 107-111   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Aim: Stress during the perinatal period may result in failure to thrive in the newborn. A possible preventive effect of twokampo formulae, saikokaryukotsuboreito (SRB) and hachimijiogan (HJG) on the incidence of hind-leg paraparesis and mortalityi...
サフラン―香気の花―
Fumio Ikegami, Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi, Mitsuki Arai
Aroma Research   17(1) 18-23   2016   [Refereed]
Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi, Takaaki Miyano, Makoto Yamamoto, Atsuhiro Suda, Yoshihisa Ito, Kumiko Ishige, Mayuko Ishii, Yoshio Ogawa, Kazuko Watanabe, Fumio Ikegami, and Tadashi Kusama
Food and Chemical Toxicology   67 113-122   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
The [Ca2+]i accumulation was a major cause of neurolathyrism a motor neuron (MN) disease caused by b-N-oxalyl-L-a,b-diaminopropionic acid (L-b-ODAP). It caused a prolonged rise of [Ca2+]i in rat spinal cord MNs, and the [Ca2+]i accumulation was in...
Hiroko Miyagishi, Yasuhiro Kosuge, Yuki Yoneoka, Maiko Ozone, Minami Endo, Nobuhiro Osada, Kumiko Ishige, Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi, Yoshihisa Ito
J Pharmacol Sci   121 347-350   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Prostaglandin E2 has been known to induce neuronal death in CNS. In the motor neuron-like cell NSC-34, there were dominant expression of EP2 and EP3 receptors.Using selective agonists toward these receptors, only EP2 agonist butaprost as well as P...
The effect of social as well as physiological stress as a risk factor of neurolathyrism outbreaks
Kimino Kawaguchi, Shin-ichi Yamada
CCDN news   19(June) 2-3   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Neurolathyrism is a human motor neuron disease with non-progressive spastic parapresis in hind legs caused by overconsumption of Lathyrus sativus pulp. The disease broke out at higher incidence during famine, or drought-prone area of the world, an...

Misc

 
Is stress a factor in the susceptibility to neurolathyrism?
Kusama-Eguchi K,Ikegami F, Lambein F
CCDN News   27(1) 4-4   Jul 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Neurolathyrism (NL) is a motor neuron disease showing paraparesis of the lower limbs. While overconsumption of grass pea seed was seen as the obvious cause, at least 94% of the population remains unaffected. NL has broken out where famine and dete...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Effect of acidic terpenoid fraction on the therapeutic effect of ALS model cell
Yuta Yanai, Megumi Furukawa, Shigo Ishiduka, Natuski Ueda, Arisa Sakurada, Mitsuko Makino, Hiroshi Iijima, Susumu Kitanaka, Keiichi Matsuzaki, Yuji Asahara, AyumiOsaki, Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi
The 137th Annual Meeting of The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan   25 Mar 2017   The Pharmaceutical Soceiety of Japan
The relationship between neurovascular unit degradation and activated glial cells in an animal model of motoneuron disease
Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi, Arisa Sakurada, Natsuki Ueda, Kimino Minagawa
The 137th Annual Meeting of The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan   25 Mar 2017   The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan
Neurovascular unit is a structure underlies CNS structure and activity. In animal models of neurolathyrism and ALS, pathological changes in the lower spinal cord were examined specially focusing on activated glial cells including astrocytes and mi...
Effect of spermine oxidase inhibitor on the PIT mouse model of brain ischemia
Takashi Masuko, KoichiTakeao, Yuka Ando, Yuri Kawasaki, Hitomi Nakayama, Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi, Genki Kimura, YoshiakiSugita, Yasuo Kizawa
The 137th Annual Meeting of The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan   25 Mar 2017   The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan
Exploration of seeds of ALS remedy from fungal resources
Yuta Yanai, Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi, Mitsuko Makino, Dai Hirose, Keiichi Matsuzaki, Megumi Furukawa, Ayumi Osaki
17 Mar 2017   
The neuroprotection of spermine oxidase inhibitor, C9-4 against mouse ischemia model using PIT model
Takashi Masuko, KoichiTakao, Yuka Ando, Yuri Awasaki,Akie Tokawa,HitomiNakayama, Kuniko Kusama-Eguchi、Gennki Kimura, Yoshiaki Sugita, Yasuo Kizawa
The 90th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Pharmacological Society   16 Mar 2017   The Japanese Pharmacological Society