UTO Takuhiro

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UTO Takuhiro
Nagasaki International University
The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Job title
Assistant Professor
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Research Areas


Published Papers

stablishment of a quantitative and qualitative analysis and isolation method for tetracyclic iridoids from Morinda lucida Bentham leaves.
Ohta T, Tilkanont T, Ayertey F, Nakagawa M, Tung NH, Bolah P, Blagogee H, Appiah AA, Ocloo A, Ohashi M, Tanoue K, Yamaguchi Y, Ohta N, Yamaoka S, Iwanaga S, Uto T, Shoyama Y
Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis   164 475-480   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Suppression of polyps formation by saffron extract in Adenomatous polyposis coliMin/+ Mice.
Fujimoto K, Ohta T, Yamaguchi H, Tung NH, Fujii G, Mutoh M, Uto T, Shoyama Y.
Pharmacognosy Research   11(1) 98-101   2019   [Refereed]
In vitro mechanistic assays of tetracyclic iridoid compounds isolated from Morinda lucida Benth in Leishmania species.
Azerigyik FA, Amoa-Bosompem M, Tetteh T, Ayertey F, Antwi AN, Owusu KB, Dadzie KK, Djameh GI, Tetteh-Tsifoanya M, Iwanaga S, Appiah AA, Ohta T, Uto T, Shoyama Y, Ohta N, Gwira TM, Ohashi M
European journal of medical plants   25(4) 1-14   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Ohashi M, Amoa-Bosompem M, Kwofie KD, Agyapong J, Adegle R, Sakyiamah MM, Ayertey F, Owusu KB, Tuffour I, Atchoglo P, Tung NH, Uto T, Aboagye F, Appiah AA, Appiah-Opong R, Nyarko AK, Anyan WK, Ayi I, Boakye DA, Koram KA, Edoh D, Yamaoka S, Shoyama Y, Ohta N
Phytotherapy research : PTR   32(8) 1617-1630   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Uto T, Tung NH, Ohta T, Juengsanguanpornsuk W, Hung LQ, Hai NT, Long DD, Thuong PT, Okubo S, Hirata S, Shoyama Y
Phytotherapy research : PTR   32(4) 657-666   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Preparation of anti-glycyrrhetinic acid monoclonal antibody for application in an indirect competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.
Fujii S, Uto T, Nomura S, Shoyama Y
Analytical letters   51(8) 1147-1162   2018   [Refereed]
New development of artificial agarwood in Hainan in China.
Dai HF, Ohta T, Uto T, Shoyama Y
40(1) 1-40   2018
Tung NH, Nakajima K, Uto T, Hai NT, Long DD, Ohta T, Oiso S, Kariyazono H, Shoyama Y
Phytotherapy research : PTR   31(9) 1457-1460   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Tung NH, Uto T, Hai NT, Li G, Shoyama Y
Pharmacognosy magazine   13(51) 459-462   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Bioactivities of Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl. leaf and its triterpenes.
Uto T, Tung NH, Nakajima K, Ohta T, Oiso S, Kariyazono H, Shoyama Y
Journal of pharmacognosy & natural products   3(134) doi: 10.4172/2472-0992.1000134   2017   [Refereed]
Anti-microbial activities of selected Ghanaian medicinal plants and four structurally similar anti-protozoan compounds against susceptible and multi-drug resistant bacteria.
Antwi AN, Owusu KBA, Amoa-Bosompem M, Williams NB, Ayertey F, Akyeh L, Agyapong J, Tetteh T, Djameh GI, Botchie S, Azerigyik F, Ablordey A, Tung NH, Uto T, Appiah AA, Iwanaga S, Shoyama Y, Ohta N, Egyir B, Ohashi M
European journal of medical plants   20(2) 1-14   2017   [Refereed]
Okubo S, Uto T, Goto A, Tanaka H, Nishioku T, Yamada K, Shoyama Y
The American journal of Chinese medicine   45(7) 1497-1511   2017   [Refereed]
Uto T, Tung NH, Thongjankaew P, Lhieochaiphant S, Shoyama Y
Pharmacognosy research   8(4) 244-248   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Kwofie KD, Tung NH, Suzuki-Ohashi M, Amoa-Bosompem M, Adegle R, Sakyiamah MM, Ayertey F, Owusu KB, Tuffour I, Atchoglo P, Frempong KK, Anyan WK, Uto T, Morinaga O, Yamashita T, Aboagye F, Appiah AA, Appiah-Opong R, Nyarko AK, Yamaguchi Y, Edoh D, Koram KA, Yamaoka S, Boakye DA, Ohta N, Shoyama Y, Ayi I
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy   60(6) 3283-3290   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Fujii S, Morinaga O, Uto T, Nomura S, Shoyama Y
Journal of agricultural and food chemistry   64(5) 1087-1093   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
In vitro fertilization with mouse sperm activated by components of licorice root extract.
Tung NH, Tanaka H, Tsujimura A, Miyagawa Y, Wada M, Fujii S, Uto T, Shoyama Y
Natural products chemistry & research   4(3) doi:10.4172/2329-6836.1000217   2016   [Refereed]
Chemopreventive activity of naphthoquinones from Alkanna tinctoria (L.) Tausch in human colorectal cancer cells.
Tung NH, Wang CZ, Du GJ, Yuan CS, Uto T, Shoyama Y
Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology research   5(4) 2115-2121   2016   [Refereed]
Quality control of natural products by fingerprinting of eastern blotting.
5.Fujii S, Tung NH, Uto T, Tanaka H, Li XW, Cai SQ, Putalum W, Shoyama Y
Pharmaceutica analytica acta   7(494) doi: 10.4172/2153-2435.1000494   2016   [Refereed]
Amoa-Bosompem M, Ohashi M, Mosore MT, Agyapong J, Tung NH, Kwofie KD, Ayertey F, Owusu KB, Tuffour I, Atchoglo P, Djameh GI, Azerigyik FA, Botchie SK, Anyan WK, Appiah-Opong R, Uto T, Morinaga O, Appiah AA, Ayi I, Shoyama Y, Boakye DA, Ohta N
Tropical medicine and health   44 25   2016   [Refereed]

Books etc

Research of licorice in the past, present and future - Preparation of various bioactive extracts as alternative medicines
Tanaka H, Wada M, Tung NH, Fujii S, Uto T, Shoyama Y (Part:Joint Work, Chapter title: In vitro fertilization activators for future.)
InTech   2017   ISBN:978-953-51-5195-1
Quality Control of Herbal Medicines and Related Areas
InTech   2012   ISBN:978-953-307-682-10
Latest Research into Quality Control
Uto T, Tung NH, Tanaka H, Shoyama Y (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 2. Applications of anti-natural compound immunoaffinity purification on quality control.)
InTech   2012   ISBN:980-953-307-504-9

Research Grants & Projects