KUSUDA Satoshi

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Name
KUSUDA Satoshi
URL
http://www1.gifu-u.ac.jp/~zoology/
Affiliation
Gifu University
Section
Faculty of Applied Biological Sciences

Research Areas

 
 

Published Papers

 
Paternity determination of captive southern pudu (Pudu puda) using bovine and ovine microsatellite markers
Tadano R, Kusuda S, Toyoda H
24(1) 21-25   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
The distribution and rhythm of diurnal activity time of cage-rearing Francois' langur (Trachypithecus francoisi)
Muren, Kusuda S, Yang Bingshan, Gegentuya, Chen Xia, Wang Yueyue, Fu Shasha, Chen Chunchun
Heilongjiang Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine   13 140-145   2019   [Refereed]
Introduction to the Design of Asian elephant house in Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens, Japan
Muren, Kusuda S, Gegentuya, Imanishi T, Chaya K, Chuanqin Z
23 202-204   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Immunohistochemical analysis of the development of olfactory organs in two species of turtles Pelodiscus sinensis and Mauremys reevesii
Nakamuta S, Kusuda S, Yokosuka M, Taniguchi K, Yamamoto Y, Nakamuta N
Acta Histochemica   120 806-813   2018   [Refereed]
Emura S, Sugiyama K, Kusuda S
Okajimas Folia Anatomica Japonica   94(2) 55-59   2017   [Refereed]
Satoshi Kusuda, Yuichirou Yasukawa, Hiroki Shibata, Tomomi Saito, Osamu Doi, Yutaka Ohya, Norio Yoshizaki
Zoological Science   30(5) 366-374   2013
The eggshells of 56 chelonians were examined by electron microscopy and X-ray diffractometry. They were classified into six types in terms of the matrix structure of their calcareous layer; type I was composed of a thin calcareous layer with miner...
Itsuki Adachi, Satoshi Kusuda, Hitomi Kawai, Megumi Ohazama, Atsushi Taniguchi, Natsuko Kondo, Yoshihara Masato, Ryuta Okuda, Tatsuya Ishikawa, Iwai Kanda, Osamu Doi
Journal of Reproduction and Development   57(2) 262-266   Apr 2011
The purposes of the present study were to establish a noninvasive monitoring assay of fecal progestagen measurement to detect pregnancy and to identify the components of fecal progestagens in early, middle and late pregnancy in cheetahs. Feces wer...
Satoshi Kusuda, Atsushi Iwasawa, Osamu Doi, Yutaka Ohya, Norio Yoshizaki
Journal of Poultry Science   48 119-124   Feb 2011
The structure and mineral composition of eggshell cuticles were studied in 5 species of birds. The approximate thickness of the cuticle layer at the top of shell columns was about 1 μm in the Red Junglefowl (Gallus gallus), about 130 μm in the Whi...
I. Adachi, S. Kusuda, E. Nagao, Y. Taira, M. Asano, T. Tsubota, O. Doi
Theriogenology   74(8) 1499-1503   Nov 2010
Although the Tsushima leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis euptilurus) is one of the most endangered mammals in Japan, its reproductive physiology and endocrinology have been not elucidated. The objective was to establish the non-invasive monitor...
Satoshi Kusuda, Osamu Hoson, Osamu Hoson, Yumiko Nakaya, Go Ogura, Seikou Oshiro, Junji Takara, Ayano Matsuda, Osamu Doi, Takashi Nagamine, Koichi Murata
Mammal Study   35(3) 217-219   Aug 2010
Satoshi Kusuda, Yuka Kakizoe, Koji Kanda, Tomoko Sengoku, Yohei Fukumoto, Itsuki Adachi, Yoko Watanabe, Osamu Doi
Zoo Biology   30(3) 285-295   Jul 2010
This study aimed to validate the measurements of body temperature and fecal progesterone concentrations as minimally invasive techniques for assessing ovarian cycle in a single sexually mature female killer whale. Rectal temperature data, fecal an...
Detection of estrous cycle and pregnancy based on sexual behaviors and fecal progesterone profile in the Arabian oryx, Oryx leucoryx
49(1) 1-7   Feb 2008
Satoshi Kusuda, Masakazu Ikoma, Koki Morikaku, Jun Ichi Koizumi, Yoshiya Kawaguchi, Kuniyasu Kobayashi, Kuniyasu Kobayashi, Kirito Matsui, Akira Nakamura, Hisashi Hashikawa, Kazuhiro Kobayashi, Kazuhiro Kobayashi, Miya Ueda, Mikako Kaneko, Takako Akikawa, Sachiko Shibagaki, Osamu Doi, Osamu Doi
Journal of Reproduction and Development   53(6) 1283-1289   Dec 2007
The progesterone (P4) profiles and macroscopic vulvar changes of female Malayan tapirs were investigated in order to understand their fundamental reproductive physiology and to search for visual indicators of estrus. Blood was collected once or tw...
Satoshi Kusuda, Koki Morikaku, Ken Ichi Kawada, Kenji Ishiwada, Kenji Ishiwada, Osamu Doi
Journal of Reproduction and Development   53(1) 143-150   Feb 2007
The aim of the present study was to establish a simple method to monitor ovarian activity and non-invasively diagnose pregnancy in okapi (Okapia johnstoni). The feces of a female okapi were collected daily or every 3 days for 28 months. Steroids i...
Satoshi Kusuda, Hirotada Nagami, Hiroshi Kusunoki, Tomoya Nishikaku, Daisuke Nakagawa, Toyoharu Takida, Daisuke Kurita, Koji Uemichi, Masaki Fukai, Hiroshi Kubota, Kaoru Ueda, Tomoko Ooe, Kazuo Okuda, Kayoko Ueda, Osamu Doi, Osamu Doi
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   68(10) 1093-1095   Oct 2006
The serum and fecal testosterone (T) concentrations and testicular sizes of two male bharals (Pseudois nayaur) were determined for approximately one year. The profiles of the fecal T concentrations showed a similar tendency as the profiles of seru...
11(2) 67-71   Sep 2006
Satoshi Kusuda, Hirotada Nagami, Kayoko Ueda, Tomoya Nishikaku, Daisuke Nakagawa, Toyoharu Takida, Daisuke Kurita, Koji Uemichi, Masaki Fukai, Hiroshi Kubota, Kaoru Ueda, Tomoko Ooe, Kazuo Okuda, Hiroshi Kusunoki, Osamu Doi
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   68(8) 847-851   Aug 2006
The purpose of present study was to determine annual changes in serum progesterone (P4) concentrations and to clarify basic reproductive characteristics, such as breeding season, estrous cycle, and puberty in female bharals (Pseudois nayaur). Bloo...
加齢に伴うバーラル(Pseudois nayaur)の精液性状の変化
10(2) 91-94   Sep 2005
Comparison of the Food Digestibility in a Captive Male Goldentakin, Budorcas taxicolor bedfordi and Shiba Goat, Capra hircus
8(2) 115-120   Sep 2003

Misc

 
Satoshi Kusuda, Hisashi Hashikawa, Masato Takeda, Kazuhito Takeda, Hideki Ito, Yuka Ogata-Kobayashi, Masako Hashimoto, Mitsuaki Ogata, Koki Morikaku, Sayaka Araki, Tsubasa Makino, Osamu Doi
Biology of Reproduction   81(6) 1033-1040   May 2011
Studies on the reproductive endocrinology of koalas have been performed mainly by using blood samples; however, in practice it is difficult to collect blood periodically because koalas are easily stressed. The purposes of the present study were to...
Heri Dwi Putranto, Heri Dwi Putranto, Satoshi Kusuda, Kayo Inagaki, Gaku Kumagai, Rie Ishii-Tamura, Yoko Uziie, Osamu Doi, Osamu Doi
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   69(5) 569-571
Feces were collected from two female and one male Siberian tigers, Panthera tigris altaica. Steroid hormones were extracted from lyophilized feces and quantified by enzyme immunoassay. The fecal contents of estradiol-17 β(E2) and testosterone in t...
Masaki Takasu, Nana Hiramatsu, Teruaki Tozaki, Hironaga Kakoi, Telhisa Hasegawa, Masami Maeda, Huricha, Satoshi Kusuda, Osamu Doi, Tetsuma Murase, Harutaka Mukoyama
Journal of Equine Science   23 67-72
The objective of this study was to clarify the current status of endangered Kiso horse, population statistics and biological traits, in order to take a step for the conservation by scientific approach. We surveyed 125 Kiso horses (86.2% of the who...
Masaki Takasu, Nana Hiramatsu, Teruaki Tozaki, Hironaga Kakoi, Telhisa Hasegawa, Masami Maeda, Huricha, Satoshi Kusuda, Osamu Doi, Tetsuma Murase, Harutaka Mukoyama
Journal of Equine Science   22 67-72   Dec 2011
The objective of this study was to clarify the current status of endangered Kiso horse, population statistics and biological traits, in order to take a step for the conservation by scientific approach. We surveyed 125 Kiso horses (86.2% of the who...
Satoshi Kusuda, Terumi Wakimoto, Tetsuya Sato, Kazuhisa Nishimura, Shigehisa Kawakami, Kazuo Okuda, Eriko Saito, Takuji Shimada, Hidefusa Sakamoto, Hiroshi Yanagimoto, Seitaro Wada, Kaneyoshi Nishio, Hideyuki Fuji, Tetsuya Suzuki, Hisashi Hashikawa, Hiroshi Kusunoki, Osamu Doi
Journal of Reproduction and Development   53(5) 1099-1105
The aim of the present study was to investigate whether changes in body temperature are related to the ovarian cycle in elephants. Rectal, tongue or fecal temperature was measured for 2 Asian and 5 African elephants using an electric thermometer. ...
Satoshi Kusuda, Terumi Wakimoto, Tetsuya Sato, Kazuhisa Nishimura, Shigehisa Kawakami, Kazuo Okuda, Eriko Saito, Takuji Shimada, Hidefusa Sakamoto, Hiroshi Yanagimoto, Seitaro Wada, Kaneyoshi Nishio, Hideyuki Fuji, Tetsuya Suzuki, Hisashi Hashikawa, Hiroshi Kusunoki, Osamu Doi
Journal of Reproduction and Development   53 
Satoshi Kusuda, Tomoko Endoh, Hiroyuki Tanaka, Itsuki Adachi, Osamu Doi, Junpei Kimura
Zoo Biology   30 in press.-217
This study aimed at demonstrating the profiles of circulating gonadal steroid hormones during the estrous cycle and pregnancy in a southern tamandua (Tamandua tetradactyla). Additionally, this study clarified the relationship between vulvar bleedi...
Satoshi Kusuda, Itsuki Adachi, Koh Fujioka, Masato Nakamura, Noriko Amano-Hanzawa, Nozomi Goto, Sayaka Furuhashi, Osamu Doi
Animal Reproduction Science   137 69-73
Information about breeding and the reproductive biology of mouse deer is limited in the wild and captivity No reports on reproductive endocrinology are available The objective of the present study was to observe the reproductive biology based on b...
Satoshi Kusuda, Hisashi Hashikawa, Masato Takeda, Hideki Ito, Atsushi Goto, Jun Oguchi, Osamu Doi
Journal of Reproduction and Development   59 308-313
The purposes of the present study were to clarify age- and season- related androgen patterns, and to compare the reproductive physiology between Japanese captive koala populations and Australian populations. To measure fecal androgens, feces were ...

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(A))
Project Year: 2009 - 2012    Investigator(s): Satoshi USUDA
Reproductive physiology and analysis method for reproductive status survey were studied for the conservation of endangered carnivores such as bear and felid species. As a resultnon-invasiveendocrine monitoring method using feces were established f...
Development of non-invasive endocrine monitoring techniques for endangered mammals
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2006   
Reproductive physiology in zoo and wild animals
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2004