IWAKI Takashi

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IWAKI Takashi
Meguro Parasitological Museum
Job title
D.V.M, Ph.D.(Hokkaido University)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Curator, Meguro Parasitological Museum
Visiting Researcher, Fac. Vet. Med., Hokkaido Univ.
Researcher, Center for Advanced Science and Technology
Research Resident, Japan Health Sciences Foundatio
Research Assistant, Lab. Anim. Res. Cetr., Fac. Med., Tottori Univ.


Graduate School, Division of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University

Committee Memberships

The Japanese Society of Veterinary Parasitologists  councilor

Published Papers

IWAKI Takashi
Japanese Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine   17(4) 153-155   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
IWAKI Takashi
Japanese Journal of Veterinary Parasitology   11(1) 29   Oct 2012
Kooriyama T., Hasegawa H., Shimozuru M., Tsubota T., Nishida T., Iwaki T.
Primates   53(4) 365-375   Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Iwaki T., Okada T., Seki K., Izawa K., Sakurai F.
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   74(9) 1211-1212   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Iwaki T., Kato C., Kurose N.
Japanese Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine   17(3) 119-126   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Ogawa K., Iwaki T., Itoh N., Nagano T.
Fish Pathology   47(1) 33-36   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Obanda V., Iwaki T., Mutinda N.M., Gakuya, F.
South African Journal of Wildlife Research   41(2) 167-172   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Thelazia callipaeda infection in dogs and cats in Tokyo.
Okajima J, Sohmura Y, Iwaki T
JVM   64(1) 33-38   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Asakawa M, Iwaki T
Journal of Rakuno Gakuen University   35(2) 87-89   2011   [Refereed]
Kooriyama T, Inaba A, Nishida T, Iwaki T
Primates; journal of primatology   51(2) 183-188   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
Yanagida T, Shirakashi S, Iwaki T, Ikushima N, Ogawa K
Parasitology international   58(3) 308-310   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
Iwaki T, Okamoto M, Nakamori J
Parasitology international   58(3) 303-305   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
Nonaka N, Kamiya M, Kobayashi F, Ganzorig S, Ando S, Yagi K, Iwaki T, Inoue T, Oku Y
Vector borne and zoonotic diseases   9(2) 201-206   Apr 2009   [Refereed]
Inoue T, Nonaka N, Kanai Y, Iwaki T, Kamiya M, Oku Y
Veterinary parasitology   150 88-96   Nov 2007   [Refereed]
IWAKI Takashi, YOKOHATA Yasushi, KAJIGAYA Hiroshi, SATO Fumio, HIRAOKA Takashi
Japanese Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine   11(2) 83-86   Sep 2006   [Refereed]
The cestode Tetrabothrius sp. and the nematode Stegophoms stellaepolaris were collected from the alimental canal of a dead short-tailed albatross (Diomedea albatrus), which was obtained during a field research in Torishima Island in the Izu Island...
NAGAI Kanako, YOKOHATA Yasushi, IWAKI Takashi, KAMIYA Masao
Bulletin of the Faculty of Education, Toyama University   5 91-95   Sep 2002
As an epidemiological study of alveolar echinococcosis in Hokkaido, Japan, feces of three species of carnivores were collected in Koshimizu Town, where this zoonosis is highly prevalent. Of the 126 fecal samples, 6, 118 and 2 samples were of red f...
Tsukada, H. Hamazaki, K., Ganzorig, S., Iwaki, T., Konno, K., Lagapa, J. T., Matsuo, K., Ono, A., Shimizu, M., Sakai, H., Morishima, Y., Nonaka, N., Oku, Y. and Kamiya, M.
Parasitology   125(Pt 2) 119-129   2002
NAGAYAMA Ryoko, TAJIMA Yuko, SHIMADA Akinori, MORITA Takehito, IWAKI Takashi, HAMAMURA Daisuke, KAMIKAWA Mami, SAWA Teishin
Japanese Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine   5(1) 111-114   Mar 2000   [Refereed]
We did the pathological examination on two sea otters(11-year-old male and 7-year-old female)which were kept in an aquarium and died in association with prolonged anorexia and wastingness due to undetermined causes. One case showed focal myocardia...
Iwaki, T., Masuda, Y.
Parasitol. International   47(1) 79-81   1998   [Refereed]
Shimada, A., Iwaki, T., Ando, S.
Bull. Tottori Pref. Mus.   (35) 19-34   1998
Abe, N., Nonaka, N., Iwaki, T., Ganzorig, S., Abella, J.A., Oku, Y.,Kamiya, M.
Parasitol. International   46(1) 41-44   1997   [Refereed]
Iwaki, T., Abe, N., Shibahara, T., Oku, Y., Kamiya, M.
J. Parasitol.   82(5) 840-842   Oct 1996   [Refereed]
Iwaki, T., Abe, N., Shibahara, T., Oku, Y., Kamiya, M.
J. Parasitol.   81(5) 796   Oct 1995   [Refereed]
Iwaki, T., Inohara, J., Oku, Y., Shibahara, T., Kamiya, M.
Jpn. J. Parasitol.   44(1) 32-33   Feb 1995   [Refereed]
NONAKA Nariaki, IWAKI Takashi, OKAMOTO Munehiro, OOI Hong-Kean, OKU Yuzaburo, OHBAYASHI Masashi, KAMIYA Masao
The journal of veterinary medical science   56(3) 565-567   Jun 1994
Taenia taeniaeformis were isolated from Norway rats captured at Sapporo (SRN isolate) and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KRN) and from Bedford's gray red-backed voles at Toubetsu (TCR) and Abuta (ACR). SRN, KRN and TCR isolates showed similar degree of i...
New host and distribution record of Raillietina (Raillietina) coreensis (Cestoda) from Apodemus argenteus (Rodentia) in Japan.
Iwaki, T., Tenora, F., Kamiya, M.
J. Helminthol. Soc. Washington   61(2) 238-240   1994   [Refereed]
Andrya apodemi n. sp. (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae), a parasite of Apodemus argenteus (Rodentia: Muridae) from Hokkaido, Japan.
Iwaki, T., Tenora, F., Abe, N., Oku, Y., Kamiya, M.
J. Helminthol. Soc. Washington   61(2) 215-218   1994   [Refereed]
Iwaki, T., Hatakeyama, S., Nonaka, N., Miyaji, S., Yokohata, Y., Okamoto, M., Ooi, H.-K., Oku, Y., Kamiya, M.
Jpn. J. Parasitol.   42(6) 502-506   Dec 1993   [Refereed]


Ogino K., Horio M., Kanazawa T., Kobayashi F., Iwaki T., Oku Y., Kamiya M., Yagi K., Hayashi T., Nihei N.
Medical entomology and zoology   55    Apr 2004
IWAKI Takashi, YOKOHATA Yasushi, KAMIYA Masao
Medical entomology and zoology   52    Apr 2001

Research Grants & Projects

Taxonomy and morphology of parasites(helminths)of wild and domestic animals and man.
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2005 - 2010
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2000 - 2002    Investigator(s): Munehiro OKAMOTO
Cysticercosis, one of the most serious larval cestodiasis of medical importance in humans and of economic importance in pigs, is spreading worldwide, especially in Asia, Africa and Latin America. The trial of the vaccine development against Taenia...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 1999 - 2002    Investigator(s): Masao KAMIYA
Deworming trials to foxes, the natural definitive host of Echinococcus multilocularis, have been conducted in Koshimizu and Otaru, Hokkaido. Deworming baits used were 1) fishmeal sausage to which anthelmintic praziquantel tablet was put in and 2) ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(一般研究(C), 基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 1995 - 1996    Investigator(s): 柴原寿行, Toshiyuki SHIBAHARA
Results obtsined in the present study are as follows ;1. The infectivity of 4 species of Japanese Paragonimus (Paragonimus westermani, P.pulmonalis, P.miyazakii, P.ohirai) to 7 strains of rats (Inbred strain : F344/DuCrj, LEW/Crj, BN/Crj, WKY/NCrj...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(国際学術研究)
Project Year: 1995 - 1996    Investigator(s): Masao KAMIYA
The area investigated :1. Ih Bogd-alpine, mountain steppe and subdesert steppe zones.2. Lake Orog nuur-desert zone intrazonal inclusions.3. Ulaan Tsutgalan-forest-steppe zone.4. Davaani zorlog, -Central province of Mongolia.host materials collecte...