FURUCHI Takemitsu

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FURUCHI Takemitsu
Josai University
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
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Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2013
Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Josai University


Apr 1991
Mar 1994
Graduate School, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Apr 1989
Mar 1991
Graduate School, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University
Apr 1985
Mar 1989
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Chiba University

Awards & Honors

JB Award
The Takeda Techno-Entrepreneurship Award

Published Papers

Kobayashi M., Takano Y., Takishima H., Sakaitani S., Niitsu M., Furuchi T.
Chromatographia   82(3) 705-708   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Polyamine analysis of leguminous seed, sprout, leaf, flower, pod, root and root nodule : distribution of diaminohexane, aminobutyl cadaverine, methyl polyamines and alkanol polyamines
Hamana K., Furuchi T., Hayashi H., Niitsu M.
International Journal of Agriculture and Environmental Research   5(1) 113-129   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Polyamine distribution profiles in unicellular and multicellular red algae (phylum Rhodophyta) —Detection of 1,6-diaminohexane, aminobutylcadaverine, canavalmine and aminopropylcanavalmine—
Hamana K., Kobayashi M., Furuchi T., Hayashi H., Niitsu M.
Microbial Resources and Systematics   34(2) 83-91   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Polyamine analysis of unicellular, colonial, and multicellular green algae –Detection of aminobutylcadaverine, N1-aminopentylspermidine, N8-aminopentylspermidine, and penta-amines –,
Hamana K., Kobayashi M., Furuchi T., Hayashi H., Niitsu M.
Microbial Resources and Systematics   34(2) 73-82   Dec 2018   [Refereed]


Furuchi T, Sakurako K, Katane M, Sekine M, Homma H.
Chemistry & Biodiversity   7(6) 1337-1348   Jun 2010
D-Glutamic acid induced muscle contraction in silkworm larva.
Hamamoto H., Larranaga J., Sekine M., Furuchi T., Katane M., Homma H., Matsuki N., Sekimizu K.
D-Amino Acids: A New Frontier in Amino Acid and Protein Research ―Practical Methods and Protocols―      2007
Furuchi T, Homma H.
Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin   28(9) 1566-1570   Sep 2005
Investigation of intracellular factors involved in methylmercury toxicity
Naganuma A, Furuchi T, Miura N, Hwang GW, Kuge S.
Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine   196(2) 65-70   Feb 2002

Conference Activities & Talks

Analysis of D-amino acids in HepG2 cells using FDLA pre-column derivatized LC/MS/MS method
18 Sep 2019   
Analysis of D and L-amino acids using GC method
23 Aug 2019   

Research Grants & Projects

Mechanisms of regulation of testosterone production by D-aspartate
Project Year: 2002 - 2005