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Osaka University
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Osaka University

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Academic & Professional Experience

- School of Allied Health Sciences, Osaka
University, Faculty of Medicine


Graduate School, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Osaka University

Published Papers

Hosoi R, Momosaki S, Ibii N, Abe K, Itoh T, Inoue O.
Brain Research 921 (2001) 260-263      Dec 2001   [Refereed]
The cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP)-protein kinase (PK) A system has been shown to have stimulatory effects on glucose utilization in various tissues in vitro. However, little is known about the influence of cAMP on glucose utilization in vi...
Effect of astrocytic energy metabolism depressant on 14C-acetate uptake in intact rat brain.
Hosoi R, Okada M, Hatazawa J, Gee A, Inoue O.
J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2004 Feb;24(2):188-90.      Feb 2004
Hosoi R, Matsumura A, Mizokawa S, Tanaka M, Nakamura F, Kobayashi K, Watanabe Y, Inoue O.
Brain Res.      Mar 2005   [Refereed]
To obtain PET imaging of glucose metabolism in the brains of conscious rats, a method of rat head fixation was developed. PET measurement with microPET was performed for 60 min after 18F-FDG injection. Significant enhancement of glucose utilizatio...
Hosoi R, Kashiwagi Y, Hatazawa J, Gee A, Inoue O.
Ann Nucl Med.   20(5) 377-380   Jun 2006   [Refereed]
Although several pieces of evidence have indicated that glial cells support neuronal cells in the ischemia-reperfusion brain, the direct contribution of glial cells to cell damage is not well known. The present study was designed to determine whet...
Hosoi R, Kashiwagi Y, Tokumura M, Abe K, Hatazawa J, Inoue O.
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis.      Mar 2007   [Refereed]
14C-acetate is preferentially taken up by astrocytes, and useful tool for measurement of glial metabolism. The aim of this study is to know the effects of a short-term ischemia upon 14C-acetate uptake in rat brain. Middle cerebral artery (MCA) was...

Research Grants & Projects

Study on Ligand-Receptor Interaction in vivo
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2000   
Regulation of glucose utilization in cancer cells.
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2001   
Regulation of in vivo energy metabolism by cAMP-PKA system
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2001