Kasai Atsushi

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Name
Kasai Atsushi
Affiliation
Osaka University
Section
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Medical Pharmacy
Job title
Assistant Professor
Research funding number
40454649
ORCID ID
0000-0002-1612-3078

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2011
 - 
Apr 2012
Psychiatry, UCLA
 

Awards & Honors

 
Dec 2014
Young Investigator's Award, Comprehensive Brain Science Network
 
Jul 2011
Young Researcher’s Award, The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan
 
Dec 2010
Young Investigator’s Award, the Japanese Vascular Biology and Medicine Organization
 

Published Papers

 
Baba M, Yokoyama K, Seiriki K, Naka Y, Matsumura K, Kondo M, Yamamoto K, Hayashida M, Kasai A, Ago Y, Nagayasu K, Hayata-Takano A, Takahashi A, Yamaguchi S, Mori D, Ozaki N, Yamamoto T, Takuma K, Hashimoto R, Hashimoto H, Nakazawa T
Neuropsychopharmacology : official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology   44(12) 2125-2135   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Matsumura K, Baba M, Nagayasu K, Yamamoto K, Kondo M, Kitagawa K, Takemoto T, Seiriki K, Kasai A, Ago Y, Hayata-Takano A, Shintani N, Kuriu T, Iguchi T, Sato M, Takuma K, Hashimoto R, Hashimoto H, Nakazawa T
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   519(3) 626-632   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Ago Y, Tanabe W, Higuchi M, Tsukada S, Tanaka T, Yamaguchi T, Igarashi H, Yokoyama R, Seiriki K, Kasai A, Nakazawa T, Nakagawa S, Hashimoto K, Hashimoto H
The international journal of neuropsychopharmacology      Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Seiriki K, Kasai A, Nakazawa T, Niu M, Naka Y, Tanuma M, Igarashi H, Yamaura K, Hayata-Takano A, Ago Y, Hashimoto H
Nature protocols   14(5) 1509-1529   May 2019   [Refereed]
Hayata-Takano A, Kamo T, Kijima H, Seiriki K, Ogata K, Ago Y, Nakazawa T, Shintani Y, Higashino K, Nagayasu K, Shintani N, Kasai A, Waschek JA, Hashimoto H
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience      Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Kawase H, Ago Y, Naito M, Higuchi M, Hara Y, Hasebe S, Tsukada S, Kasai A, Nakazawa T, Mishina T, Kouji H, Takuma K, Hashimoto H
Pharmacology, biochemistry, and behavior   176 1-5   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Seiriki K, Hashimoto H
Nihon yakurigaku zasshi. Folia pharmacologica Japonica   153(6) 278-283   2019   [Refereed]
Inoue N, Ogura S, Kasai A, Nakazawa T, Ikeda K, Higashi S, Isotani A, Baba K, Mochizuki H, Fujimura H, Ago Y, Hayata-Takano A, Seiriki K, Shintani Y, Shintani N, Hashimoto H
EMBO reports   19(3)    Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Inoue N, Hirouchi T, Kasai A, Higashi S, Hiraki N, Tanaka S, Nakazawa T, Nunomura K, Lin B, Omori A, Hayata-Takano A, Kim YJ, Doi T, Baba A, Hashimoto H, Shintani N
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   495(2) 1992-1997   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Shintani Y, Hayata-Takano A, Moriguchi K, Nakazawa T, Ago Y, Kasai A, Seiriki K, Shintani N, Hashimoto H
PloS one   13(5) e0196946   2018   [Refereed]
Seiriki K, Kasai A, Hashimoto T, Schulze W, Niu M, Yamaguchi S, Nakazawa T, Inoue KI, Uezono S, Takada M, Naka Y, Igarashi H, Tanuma M, Waschek JA, Ago Y, Tanaka KF, Hayata-Takano A, Nagayasu K, Shintani N, Hashimoto R, Kunii Y, Hino M, Matsumoto J, Yabe H, Nagai T, Fujita K, Matsuda T, Takuma K, Baba A, Hashimoto H
Neuron   94(6) 1085-1100.e6   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Nakazawa T, Kikuchi M, Ishikawa M, Yamamori H, Nagayasu K, Matsumoto T, Fujimoto M, Yasuda Y, Fujiwara M, Okada S, Matsumura K, Kasai A, Hayata-Takano A, Shintani N, Numata S, Takuma K, Akamatsu W, Okano H, Nakaya A, Hashimoto H, Hashimoto R
Schizophrenia research   181 75-82   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Seiriki K, Kasai A, Kuwaki T, Nakazawa T, Yamaguchi S, Hashimoto H
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   480(4) 558-563   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Onaka Y, Shintani N, Nakazawa T, Kanoh T, Ago Y, Matsuda T, Hashimoto R, Ohi K, Hirai H, Nagata KY, Nakamura M, Kasai A, Hayata-Takano A, Nagayasu K, Takuma K, Ogawa A, Baba A, Hashimoto H
Behavioural brain research   314 77-86   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Kumagai S, Nakayama H, Fujimoto M, Honda H, Serada S, Ishibashi-Ueda H, Kasai A, Obana M, Sakata Y, Sawa Y, Fujio Y, Naka T
Cardiovascular research   109(2) 272-282   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Yoshioka Y, Sugino Y, Tozawa A, Yamamuro A, Kasai A, Ishimaru Y, Maeda S
Journal of pharmacological sciences   130(2) 51-59   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Kakihara S, Miura H, Okada R, Hayata-Takano A, Hazama K, Niu M, Shintani N, Nakazawa T, Hashimoto H
Frontiers in molecular neuroscience   9 126   2016   [Refereed]
Matsumura K, Nakazawa T, Nagayasu K, Gotoda-Nishimura N, Kasai A, Hayata-Takano A, Shintani N, Yamamori H, Yasuda Y, Hashimoto R, Hashimoto H
Journal of molecular psychiatry   4 1   2016   [Refereed]
Watanabe K, Palonpon AF, Smith NI, Chiu LD, Kasai A, Hashimoto H, Kawata S, Fujita K
Nature communications   6 10095   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Hashimoto R, Nakazawa T, Tsurusaki Y, Yasuda Y, Nagayasu K, Matsumura K, Kawashima H, Yamamori H, Fujimoto M, Ohi K, Umeda-Yano S, Fukunaga M, Fujino H, Kasai A, Hayata-Takano A, Shintani N, Takeda M, Matsumoto N, Hashimoto H
Journal of human genetics      Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Higashi S, Katagi K, Shintani N, Ikeda K, Sugimoto Y, Tsuchiya S, Inoue N, Tanaka S, Koumoto M, Kasai A, Nakazawa T, Hayata-Takano A, Hamagami K, Tomimoto S, Yoshida T, Ohkubo T, Nagayasu K, Ago Y, Onaka Y, Hashimoto R, Ichikawa A, Baba A, Hashimoto H
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   461(4) 612-617   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Onaka Y, Shintani N, Nakazawa T, Haba R, Ago Y, Wang H, Kanoh T, Hayata-Takano A, Hirai H, Nagata KY, Nakamura M, Hashimoto R, Matsuda T, Waschek JA, Kasai A, Nagayasu K, Baba A, Hashimoto H
Behavioural brain research   284 131-137   May 2015   [Refereed]
Schulze W, Hayata-Takano A, Kamo T, Nakazawa T, Nagayasu K, Kasai A, Seiriki K, Shintani N, Ago Y, Farfan C, Hashimoto R, Baba A, Hashimoto H
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   459(1) 81-86   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Yamasaki A, Kasai A, Toi A, Kurita M, Kimoto S, Hayata-Takano A, Nakazawa T, Nagayasu K, Shintani N, Hashimoto R, Ito A, Meltzer HY, Ago Y, Waschek JA, Onaka Y, Matsuda T, Baba A, Hashimoto H
Journal of neurochemistry   132(4) 418-428   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Malchenko S, Sredni ST, Hashimoto H, Kasai A, Nagayasu K, Xie J, Margaryan NV, Seiriki K, Lulla RR, Seftor RE, Pachman LM, Meltzer HY, Hendrix MJ, Soares MB
PloS one   10(3) e0121707   2015   [Refereed]
Ogata K, Shintani N, Hayata-Takano A, Kamo T, Higashi S, Seiriki K, Momosaki H, Vaudry D, Vaudry H, Galas L, Kasai A, Nagayasu K, Nakazawa T, Hashimoto R, Ago Y, Matsuda T, Baba A, Hashimoto H
PloS one   10(3) e0120526   2015   [Refereed]
Haba R, Shintani N, Onaka Y, Kanoh T, Wang H, Takenaga R, Hayata A, Hirai H, Nagata KY, Nakamura M, Kasai A, Hashimoto R, Nagayasu K, Nakazawa T, Hashimoto H, Baba A
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   34 2514-2523   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Abad C, Nobuta H, Li J, Kasai A, Yong WH, Waschek JA
Journal of leukocyte biology   95 357-367   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Hazama K, Hayata-Takano A, Uetsuki K, Kasai A, Encho N, Shintani N, Nagayasu K, Hashimoto R, Reglodi D, Miyakawa T, Nakazawa T, Baba A, Hashimoto H
PloS one   9 e89153   2014   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Ishimaru Y, Higashino K, Kobayashi K, Yamamuro A, Yoshioka Y, Maeda S
Angiogenesis   16 723-734   Jul 2013   [Refereed]
Hara C, Kasai A, Gomi F, Satooka T, Sakimoto S, Nakai K, Yoshioka Y, Yamamuro A, Maeda S, Nishida K
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science   54 4321-4329   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Kasai A
Nihon yakurigaku zasshi. Folia pharmacologica Japonica   139 198-202   May 2012   [Refereed]
Sakuma S, Suita M, Yamamoto T, Masaoka Y, Kataoka M, Yamashita S, Nakajima N, Shinkai N, Yamauchi H, Hiwatari K, Hashizume A, Tachikawa H, Kimura R, Ishimaru Y, Kasai A, Maeda S
European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics : official journal of Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Pharmazeutische Verfahrenstechnik e.V   81 64-73   May 2012   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Kinjo T, Ishihara R, Sakai I, Ishimaru Y, Yoshioka Y, Yamamuro A, Ishige K, Ito Y, Maeda S
PloS one   6 e23968   2011   [Refereed]
Kasai A
Yakugaku zasshi : Journal of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan   131 1201-1206   2011   [Refereed]
Yamamuro A, Kishino T, Ohshima Y, Yoshioka Y, Kimura T, Kasai A, Maeda S
Journal of pharmacological sciences   115 239-243   2011   [Refereed]
Kato T, Kasai A, Mizuno M, Fengyi L, Shintani N, Maeda S, Yokoyama M, Ozaki M, Nawa H
PloS one   5 e14185   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Ishimaru Y, Kinjo T, Satooka T, Matsumoto N, Yoshioka Y, Yamamuro A, Gomi F, Shintani N, Baba A, Maeda S
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology   30 2182-2187   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Yoshioka Y, Takeda N, Yamamuro A, Kasai A, Maeda S
Journal of pharmacological sciences   113 153-160   2010   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Shintani N, Kato H, Matsuda S, Gomi F, Haba R, Hashimoto H, Kakuda M, Tano Y, Baba A
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology   28 1717-1722   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Shintani N
Nihon yakurigaku zasshi. Folia pharmacologica Japonica   130 281-285   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Shintani N, Suetake S, Hashimoto H, Koga K, Kasai A, Kawaguchi C, Morita Y, Hirose M, Sakai Y, Tomimoto S, Matsuda T, Baba A
Regulatory peptides   126 123-128   Mar 2005   [Refereed]
Kasai A, Shintani N, Oda M, Kakuda M, Hashimoto H, Matsuda T, Hinuma S, Baba A
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   325 395-400   Dec 2004   [Refereed]
Sakai Y, Hashimoto H, Shintani N, Katoh H, Negishi M, Kawaguchi C, Kasai A, Baba A
Brain research. Molecular brain research   123 18-26   Apr 2004   [Refereed]
Hashimoto H, Kunugi A, Arakawa N, Shintani N, Fujita T, Kasai A, Kawaguchi C, Morita Y, Hirose M, Sakai Y, Baba A
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   311 337-343   Nov 2003   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Apelin is a crucial factor for hypoxia-induced retinal angiogenesis
Kasai Atsushi
WorldPharma2010   Jul 2010   
Hypoxia induced apelin mRNA expression in astrocytes
Kasai Atsushi
The IXth World Conference on Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics   29 Jul 2008   

Research Grants & Projects

 
文部科学省: 科学研究費補助金(新学術領域研究 公募研究)
Project Year: 2019 - 2020    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
文部科学省: 科学研究費補助金(新学術領域研究 公募研究)
Project Year: 2018 - 2019    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
文部科学省: 科学研究費補助金(挑戦的研究(萌芽))
Project Year: 2018 - 2019    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
文部科学省: 科学研究費補助金(若手研究(A))
Project Year: 2017 - 2019    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
脳機能解明に資する細胞種特異的な多色蛍光標識マウスの開発
株式会社ケー・エー・シー: 創立40周年記念研究助成
Project Year: 2018       Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
新規脳神経活動モニタリング法の開発
日本医療研究開発機構: Interstelar Initiatives
Project Year: 2018       Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
精神疾患の治療戦略に資する、情動障害に関するメゾスコピック神経回路の全脳解析
武田科学振興財団: 薬学系研究奨励継続助成
Project Year: 2017       Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
文部科学省: 科学研究費補助金(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2015 - 2016    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
中枢神経系疾患治療薬の薬効・安全性評価に資する低分子化合物の全脳分子イメージング法の開発
持田記念医学薬学振興財団: 研究助成
Project Year: 2016       Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
精神疾患の治療戦略に資する、情動障害に関するメゾスコピック神経回路の全脳解析
武田科学振興財団: 薬学系研究奨励
Project Year: 2015       Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
文部科学省: 科学研究費補助金(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2013 - 2014    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
dPWMIにおける希突起膠細胞選択的消失機構
The Uehara Memorial Foundation: 海外留学助成
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): Kasai Atsushi
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2009 - 2010    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
Pathological angiogenesis in patients with ischemic retinal diseases such as diabetic retinopathy results in visual loss and blindness, because the newly formed vessels are quite leaky and can cause vitreous hemorrhage. We previously reported that...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(スタートアップ))
Project Year: 2007 - 2008    Investigator(s): Atsushi KASAI
糖尿病網膜症などの虚血性網膜症の病態進行に病的な血管新生が深く関与していることが知られている。今回,新規生理活性物質apelinが,虚血性血管新生に関与するのか否かを検討した。その結果,マウス虚血性網膜症(ROP)モデルの網膜において, apelin発現が劇的に上昇していることを明らかにした。また, apelin遺伝子欠損マウスを用いたROPモデルにおいて,野生型マウスと比較して有意に網膜血管量が低下していた。これらの結果から,内因性apelinは,病的な虚血性血管新生に対し,促進的に作用...