Toshihiro Kawamoto

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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

- University of Occupational and Environmental
Health, Professor

Committee Memberships

International Commission on Occupational Health  
Society of Toxicology  
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists  

Awards & Honors

Award of Japan Society for Occupational Health


Environmental Contamination and Toxicology   39    1987
Application of spectrophotometric and fluorometric noninvasive techniques to study the combined effects of environmental agents in intact tissues.
Recent Advances in Researches on the Combined Effects of Environmental Factors (Eds) Okada, A. and Mannien. The Proceedings of the Second International Conference on The Combined Effects of Environmental Factors (ICCEF86), Kyoei, Japan.   678-698   1987

Conference Activities & Talks

Exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from a kerosene heater
The 1st International Conference of Asian Society of Toxicology, Yokohama   1997   
Urinary naphthols as proper biomarkers for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons via air.
The 1st International Conference of Asian Society of Toxicology, Yokohama   1997   
Effect of polymorphisms of CYP2A6 and 2E1 on urinary cotinine levels in Japanes.
The 39th Annual Meeting Society of Toxicology. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   2000   
Aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH)2 associates with oxidation of methoxyaldehyde.
46th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology,San Francisco   2001   
Biological monitoring and Geneic Polymorphsms .(Invited lecture)
The Occupationl Safety &Hygiene International Symposium on 2002-The Laboratories Safety &hygiene in Campus-Pingtung, Taiwan   2002   


The significant o f ALDH2 enzyme activity on oxidative stress induced by ethanol -an animal study using Aldh2 knockout mice as a model for ALDH2 deficient human-
2003 - 2005