GOTO Katsumasa

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GOTO Katsumasa
Toyohashi Sozo University
School of Health Sciences
Job title
Doctor for Medicine(St.Marianna University School of Medicine)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2010
Dean and Professor, Graduate School of Health Sciences, Toyohashi SOZO University

Committee Memberships

Sep 2015
Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine  Editor-in-Chief
Sep 2015
Japanese Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine  Associated Editor
Sep 2015
The Japanese Society of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine  Director
May 2012
The Japanaese Society of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine  Editorial Board Member of The Journal of Physical Fittness and Sports Medicine
Jan 2011
The Physiological Society of Japan  Editorial Board Member of The Journal of Physiological Sciences

Awards & Honors

Nov 2013
Award III, The 59th Annual Meeting of Japanese Society for Aerospace and Environmental Medicine

Published Papers

Activation of adiponectin receptors has negative impact on muscle mass in C2C12 myotubes and fast-type mouse skeletal muscle
GOTO Katsumasa
PLOS ONE   13(10) e0205645   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
AMPK mediates muscle mass change but not the transition of myosin heavy chain isoforms during unloading and reloading of skeletal muscles in mice
GOTO Katsumasa
International Journal of Molecular Sciences   19(10) 2954   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
The effect of advanced glycation end products on cellular signaling molecules in skeletal muscle
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine   7(4) 229-238   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Age-related changes in myostatin expression in rat skeletal muscles
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Meidicine   7(4) 221-227   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Aging and skeletal muscle atrophy
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Meidicine   7(4) 203   Aug 2018   [Invited]
GOTO Katsumasa
Acta Physiologica   223(1) e13042   May 2018   [Refereed]
Detrimental responses of the properties in rat soleus muscle to passive continuous stretch
GOTO Katsumasa
Japanese Journal of Aerospace and Environmental Medicine   54(3) 37-44   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Long term changes in muscles around the knee joint after ACL resection in rats: Comparisons of ACL-resected, contralateral and normal limb
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of Sports Science and Medicine   16(3) 429-437   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Effects of palatinose-containing diet with exercise on progression of diabetic nephropathy and metabolic syndorome in obese-diabetic rats
GOTO Katsumasa
European Journal of Sports Exercise Sciences   5(1) 26-36   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of Physiological Sciences   67(1) 181-190   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
GOTO Katsumasa
Physiological Reports   4(15) e12885   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
GOTO Katsumasa
International Journal of Medical Sciences   13(9) 680-685   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Caffeine affects myotube size as well as regulates protein degradation and protein synthesis pathways in C2C12 skeletal muscle cells
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of Caffeine Research   6(2) 88-96   May 2016   [Refereed]
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine   5(1) 69-72   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
GOTO Katsumasa
Journal of St. Marianna University   6(2) 159-169   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
GOTO Katsumasa
American Journal of Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism   309(7) E651-E662   Oct 2015   [Refereed]


後藤勝正, 後藤勝正
日本赤十字リハビリテーション協会誌   (26) 7-17   Mar 2012
後藤勝正, 大平充宣, 大平充宣
体育の科学   61(12) 900-906   Dec 2011
後藤勝正, 後藤勝正, 大野善隆, 安原和之, 古屋智之, 西澤苑, 後藤亜由美, 生田旭洋
上田法治療ジャーナル   22(2) (JA)89-105,(EN)106-120   Oct 2011
後藤勝正, 後藤勝正
日本物理療法学会会誌   18 1-7   Jul 2011

Books etc

Phenolic Compounds – Biological Activity
GOTO Katsumasa (Part:Joint Work, Regulatory mechanism of skeletal muscle glucose transport by phenolic acids)
In Tech   Mar 2017   
Methods in Molecular Biology “Skeletal Muscle Regeneration in the Mouse”
GOTO Katsumasa (Part:Joint Work, Isolation, Cryosection and Immunostaining of skeletal muscle)
Springer (Springer-Verlag New York Inc.)   Aug 2016   
Caffeine: Consumption, Side Effects and Impact on Performance and Mood
GOTO Katsumasa (Part:Joint Work, Regulation mechanism of caffeine on glucose transport and upstream signaling pathways in skeletal muscle)
Nova Science Publishers   Jun 2014   
Muscle Cell Physiology
GOTO Katsumasa (Part:Contributor, Heat stress: A hypertrophic stimulus for skeletal muscles)
Osaka University Press   Nov 2009   
Oxidative phosphorylation
Biochemistry Primer for Exercise Science (Second Edition, Japanese Edition)   2004   
Molecular mechanisms in signal transduction in muscular cells
Biochemical and Molecular Biological Aspects for Muscular Fatigue   2003   
Effects of training on sarcoplasmic reticulum and signal transduction in skeletal muscle cells)
Biochemical and physiological adaptations to physical training in skeletal muscle   2003   
Fatigue and force generation in sksletal muscles
New Aspects of Force Generation   2003   
Molecular adaptation in force generative system to stress in skeletal muscles
New Aspects of Force Generation   2003   
Structural profiles and force generation in skeletal muscles
New Aspects of Force Generation   2003   
Molecular and Cellular Aspects in Plasticity of Skeletal Muscle
NAP Limited   2000   
Biochemical and physiological adaptations to physical training in skeletal muscle


Development of a new method for stress-induced muscular hypertrophy

Research Grants & Projects

Molecular and cellar mechanisms of Plasticity in skeletal muscle.
Study on Muscle Atrophy
Study on Energetics of Muscle Contraction
Muscular Hypertrophy
Project Year: 2001   
Proliferation and differentiation of tissue-specific stem cells (satellite cells), and its application to the treatment