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Kanazawa University
Institute of Human and Social Sciences, Faculty of Human Sciences
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2009
Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Kanazawa University
Apr 1999
Mar 2000
Center for Tsukuba Advanced Research All, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2000
Dec 2001
Center for Tsukuba Advanced Research All, University of Tsukuba
Jan 2002
Mar 2009
Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, Kanazawa University
Aug 2005
Aug 2006
Visiting Scholar, University of California Davis, University of California Davis


Mar 1999
Sport Sciences, Doctoral Program in Sport Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Apr 1989
Mar 1994
School of Health and Physical Education, School of Health and Physical Education, University of Tsukuba
Sep 1991
Jul 1992
Diploma in Science and Football Course, School of Sports Science, Liverpool Polytechnic

Awards & Honors

Oct 2016
Inhibition of cAMP synthesis abolish the impact of curcumin administration in rodent skeletal muscle, The 3rd Place in The Best Poster Presenter, The 4th Bandung International Biomelecular Medicine Conference in conjunction with The 2nd Asean Congress Medical Biotechnology and Molecular Bioscences
Winner: Hamidie DRR, Masuda K
May 2009
ACSM Noninvasive Investigations of the Neuromuscular System Interest Group Award
Mar 2009
Yamaha Motor Foundation for Sports 2009
Feb 2009
Meiji-Yasuda Foundation
Feb 2009
Nakatomi Foundation

Published Papers

公益財団法人 上原記念生命科学財団 研究報告集   32    Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Potensi konsumsi kunyit dalam rangka meningkatkan performa olahraga melalui peningkatan mitokondria biogenesis otot skelet
Hamidie DRR and Masuda K
Jurnal Pendidikan Jasmani dan Olahraga   3 129-135   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Masuda K, Shibaguchi T
50   Mar 2018
Involvement of myoglobin in intracellular oxygen transport and oxidative metabolism
Takakura H, Yamada T, Masuda K
24    2018   [Refereed]
Terasawa N, Okamoto K, Nakada K and Masuda K
J Oleo Sci   66 723-733   Jul 2017   [Refereed]

Books etc

Inracellular oxygen dynamics observed by NIRS during skeletal muscle contraction. In Application of Near Infrared Spectroscopy in Biomedicine, (Series: Handbook of Modern Biophysics, Vol. 4, Jue T & Masuda K Eds)
Thomas Jue, Kazumi Masuda
Springer   Apr 2013   

Conference Activities & Talks

Grain fermented beverage treatment induces mitochondrial biogenesis in C2C12 myotubes
Shibaguchi T, Tsuji A, YamazakiY, Matsui K and Masuda K
American College of Sports Medicine 63rd Annual Meeting   May 2018   
Localization of myoglobin in mitochondria: implication on regulation of mitochondrial respiration in muscle
Masuda K, Shibaguchi T, Yamada T, Okumura K, Claudia Pérez López, Yamashita K, Jue T
American College of Sports Medicine 63rd Annual Meeting   May 2018   
Ketone bodies induce mitochondrial biogenesis in skeletal muscle cells
Ishizawa R, Terada S, Higuchi M, Taguchi M and Masuda K
American College of Sports Medicine 63rd Annual Meeting   May 2018   
Effects of fermented drink intake on post‒exercise glycogen restoration in rat skeletal muscle and liver
Shibaguchi T, Ishizawa R, Tsuji A, Yamazaki Y, Matsui K and Masuda K
American College of Sports Medicine 62nd Annual Meeting   May 2017   
Mitochondrial biogenesis induced by exercise and nutriens: implication for performance and health benefits
Masuda K
18 Nov 2016