Jun Sato

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Jun Sato
Fukuyama University
Faculty of Life Science and Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Life Science and Technology, Fukuyama University
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Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2017
Aug 2018
Visiting Researcher, School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide


Graduate School of Earth Environmental Science, Hokkaido Unievrsity

Awards & Honors

Nov 2016
Molecular phylogenetics of mammals and elucidation of origins of the Japanese mammals, Promotion Award, The Zoological Society of Japan
Feb 2013
President Award, Fukuyama Unievrsity
Sep 2012
Award for young mammalogists, The Mammal Society of Japan
Award of the Division of Biological and Agricultural Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences
Winner: Mieczyslaw Wolsan, Jun Sato

Published Papers

Potential and pitfalls of the DNA metabarcoding analyses for the dietary study of the large Japanese wood mouse Apodemus speciosus on Seto Inland Sea islands
Sato JJ, Kyogoku D, Komura T, Inamori C, Maeda K, Yamaguchi Y, and Isagi Y
Mammal Study   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Post K-Pg diversification of the mammalian order Eulipotyphla as suggested by phylogenomic analyses of ultra-conserved elements. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution
Sato JJ, Bradford TM, Armstrong KN, Donnellan SC, Echenique-Diaz LM, Begué-Quiala G, Gámez-Díez J, Yamaguchi N, Nguyen ST, Kita M, Ohdachi SD
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution      2019   [Refereed]
Dietary niche partitioning between sympatric wood mouse species (Muridae: Apodemus) revealed by DNA meta-barcoding analysis
Sato JJ, Shimada T, Kyogoku D, Komura T, Uemura S, Saitoh T, and Isagi Y
Journal of Mammalogy   99(4) 952-964   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Both reintroduction and recolonization likely contributed to the re-establishment of a fisher population in east-central Alberta.
Proulx G, Aubry KB, Brandt AL, Brandt JR, Sacks BN, Sato JJ, and Serfass TL
Canadian Wildlife Biology and Management   7(2) 97-100   2018   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Tasaka Y, Tasaka R, Gunji K, Yamamoto Y, Takada Y, Uematsu Y, Sakai E, Tateishi T, and Yamaguchi Y
Zoological Science   34(2) 112-121   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Ohdachi SD,Echenique-Diaz L, Borroto-Páez L, Begué-Quiala G, Delgado-Labañino, JL, Gámez-Díez, J, Alvarez-Lemus J, Nguyen ST, Yamaguchi N and Kita M
Scientific Reports   6 31173   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Kinoshita G, Sato JJ, Meschersky IG, Pishchulina SL, Simakin LV, Rozhnov VV, Malyarchuk B, Derenko M, Denisova G, Frisman LV, Kryukov AP, Hosoda T, Suzuki H
Journal of Mammalogy   96 172-184   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Kawakami T, Tasaka Y, Tamenishi M, Yamaguchi Y
Mammal Study   in press    Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Phylogeographic and feeding ecological effects on the mustelid faunal assemblages in Japan.
Sato JJ
Animal Systematics, Evolution, and Diversity   29(2) 99-114   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Ishida K, Sato JJ, Kinoshita G, Hosoda T, Kryukov AP, Suzuki H
Acta Theriologica   58(1) 13-24   2013   [Refereed]
Jun Sato
Mammalian Science   52(1) 23-40   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Wolsan M, Prevosti F, D'Elia G, Begg C, Begg K, Hosoda T, Campbell K, Suzuki H
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution   63 745-757   2012   [Refereed]
Sato JJ and Wolsan M.
Naturwissenschaften   99 655-659   2012   [Refereed]
Phylogeography of the Martes species in Japan
Jun Sato
Taxa   32 1-7   Dec 2011
Sato JJ, Hosoda T, Kryukov AP, Kartavtseva IV, Suzuki H
Mammal Study   36(4) 209-222   2011   [Refereed]
Hosoda T, Sato JJ, Lin L-K, Chen Y-J, Harada M, Suzuki H
Canadian Journal of Zoology   89(6) 559-569   2011   [Refereed]
Ito M, Jiang W, Sato JJ, Zhen Q, Jiao W, Goto K, Sato H, Ishiwata K, Oku Y, Chai J-J, Kamiya H
Zoological Science   27(3) 269-278   2010   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Wolsan M, Minami S, Hosoda T, Sinaga MH, Hiyama K, Yamaguchi Y, Suzuki H
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution   53(3) 907-922   2009   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Yasuda SP, Hosoda T
Zoological Science   26(7) 457-466   2009   [Refereed]
Shimada T, Sato JJ, Aplin KP, Suzuki H
Genes and Genetic Systems   84(3) 225-231   2009   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Shinohara A, Miyashita N, Koshimoto C, Tsuchiya K, Nakahara I, Morita T, Yonekawa H, Moriwaki K, and Yamaguchi Y
Mammalian Genome   19(3) 155-162   2008   [Refereed]
Suzuki H, Filippucci MG, Chelomina GN, Sato JJ, Serizawa K, and Nevo E
Biochemical Genetics   46 329-346   2008   [Refereed]
Nunome M, Yasuda SP, Sato JJ, Vogel P, and Suzuki H
Zoologica Scripta   36(6) 537-546   2007   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Tsuru Y, Hirai K, Yamaguchi Y, Mekada K, Takahata N, and Moriwaki K
Genes and Genetic Systems   81(3) 201-209   2006   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Wolsan M, Suzuki H, Hosoda T, Yamaguchi Y, Hiyama K, Kobayashi M, and Minami S
Zoological Science   23(2) 125-146   2006   [Refereed]
Hosoda T, Sato JJ, Shimada T, Campbell KL, and Suzuki H
Journal of Heredity   95(5) 607-623   2005   [Refereed]
Sato JJ, Hosoda T, Wolsan M, and Suzuki H
Zoological Science   21(1) 111-118   2004   [Refereed]
Suzuki H, Sato JJ, Tsuchiya K, Luo J, Zhang Y-P, Wang Y-X, and Jiang X-L
Biological Journal of Linnean Society   80 469-481   2003   [Refereed]

Books etc

review of the processes of mammalian faunal assembly in Japan – insights from molecular phylogenetics
Jun J. Sato
Springer   Jan 2017   
Molecular systematics of the caniform Carnivora and its implications for conservation.
Jun Sato (Part:Joint Work)
Wiley Blackwell   2017   
Small Carnivores: Evolution, Ecology, Behaviour and Conservation.
28. Do Linh San E, Sato JJ, Belant JL and Somers MJ (Part:Joint Editor)
Wiley Blackwell   2017   
布目三夫、友澤森彦、佐藤淳、鈴木仁 (Part:Joint Work, 系統地理学 DNAで解き明かす生きものの自然史 第7章 pp. 183-212.)
文一総合出版   2013   
Origin and genetic status of Mus musculus molossinus: a typical example of reticulate evolution in the genus Mus
Yonekawa H, Sato JJ, Suzuki H, Moriwaki K (Part:Joint Work, Evolution of the House Mouse pp. 94-113.)
Cambridge University Press   2012   
In: Macholan M et al. eds, Evolution of the House Mouse.
Yonekawa H, Sato JJ, Suzuki H, Moriwaki K (Part:Joint Work, Origin and genetic status of Mus musculus molossinus: a typical example of reticulate evolution in the genus Mus (in press).)
Cambridge University Press   2012   

Conference Activities & Talks

Phylogenomic analyses of a mammalian order Eulipotyphla based on ultra-conserved elements (UCEs)
Jun Sato
Seminar in the University of Adelaide   21 Aug 2018   
Molecular Phylogenetics and Conservation Genetics of the Small Eutherian Mammals (Carnivora and Rodentia).
Jun Sato
Seminar of Prof. Craig Moritz Laboratory   7 Mar 2018   
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution of Carnivoran Mammals [Invited]
Jun J. Sato
Special Lecture in Yangon University   21 Dec 2015   
Supermatrix phylogenetic analyses of the Cuban solenodon based on nuclear DNA sequences [Invited]
Jun J. Sato
Symposium: Research and conservation of the Cuban solenodon, Solenodon cubanus: challenges and opportunities in Vth International Wildlife Management Congress (organized by Lazaro M. Echenique-Diaz and Satoshi D. Ohdachi)   28 Jul 2015   
Evolutionary distinctiveness and genetic diversity in mammals [Invited]
International Symposium: Status and Trends in Genetic Diversity under Changing Environments (organized by Tetsukazu Yahara)   15 Feb 2014   
The systematics and taxonomy of the badger species of the world– A Review
Sato JJ
International Badger Symposium   Oct 2013   
第29回日本霊長類学会・日本哺乳類学会2013年度合同大会   Sep 2013   
遺伝的多様性の盛衰-野生哺乳類を例として- [Invited]
佐藤 淳
第11回 因島種苗生産技術交流会   7 Aug 2013   
The phylogenetic, ecological, and geological impacts on the carnivoran faunal assemblages in Japan
Sato JJ
The 11th international Mammalogical Congress, Symposium "Small Carnivores in Space and Time”   Aug 2013   
Molecular Systematics of the caniform Carnivora
Sato JJ, Wolsan M
The 11th international Mammalogical Congress, Symposium "Small Carnivores in Space and Time"   Aug 2013   
ゲノムから見た哺乳類の進化と絶滅 [Invited]
佐藤 淳
北海道高等学校理科研究会函館支部 平成25年度 総会・研究協議会   5 Jun 2013   
佐藤淳、Mieczyslaw Wolsan
日本遺伝学会第84回大会   Sep 2012   
アカネズミApodemus speciosusの隔離集団における遺伝的多様性について
日本哺乳類学会2012年度大会   Sep 2012   
ゲノム情報から探る進化と絶滅 [Invited]
佐藤 淳
福山大学発!リレー講座~これからの時代を生きるために~   22 Mar 2012   
ゲノム情報を利用した哺乳類の進化と保全に関する研究 [Invited]
佐藤 淳
岡山県高等学校教育研究会理科部会 平成23年度生命科学公開講演会並びに教育方法研究会   3 Dec 2011   
The origin of the sable in Hokkaido inferred from mitochondrial NADH dehydrogenase subunit 2 gene sequences.
Sato JJ, Hosoda T, Kryukov AP, Kartavtseva IV, Suzuki H
2011 Mammalogical Congress   Sep 2011   
Genetic diversity of the sable (Martes zibellina, Mustelidae) in Russian Far East and Hokkaido.
Sato JJ, Hosoda T, Kryukov AP, Kartavtseva IV, Suzuki H
International Symposium MAPEEG-2011, Modern Achievements in Population, Evolutionary and Ecological Genetics (Vladivostok & Vostok MBS, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia).   Jun 2011   
DNAから見た哺乳類の進化と保全 [Invited]
佐藤 淳
福山大学 生命工学部 公開講座~楽しく学ぶバイオと健康~   4 Jul 2009   
Synchronized diversification between mustelid carnivorans and murid rodents inferred from multiple nuclear gene sequences
Sato JJ, Wolsan M, Hosoda T, Yamaguchi Y, and Suzuki H
International Symposium on Nature and Land Management of Tropical Peat Land in South East Asia   2006   
Evolutionary correlation between mustelids and muroid rodents
Sato JJ and Wolsan M
9th International Mammalogical Congress   2005   
Radiation of weasels and martens into Southeast Asia in the Late Miocene-Early Pliocene transition period from multiple nuclear gene sequences
Sato JJ
International Symposium "JSPS Core University Program: Biodiversity, Biogeography and Zoonoses of Indo-Malayan Region"   2005   
Phylogeny of Mustelidae inferred from nuclear gene sequences with special reference to the phylogenetic status of the genus Martes
Sato JJ, Hosoda T, Wolsan M, Yamaguchi, Y, and Suzuki H
In 4th International Martes Symposium   2004   

Association Memberships


Research Grants & Projects

文科省: 文部科学省科学研究費補助金 基盤研究(B)
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Takuya Shimada
文科省: 文部科学省科学研究費補助金 基盤研究(B)海外学術調査
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Hitoshi Suzuki
文科省: 文部科学省科学研究費補助金 挑戦的萌芽研究
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Morihiko Tomozawa
住友財団: 基礎科学研究助成
Project Year: Oct 2012 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Jun Sato
Molecular Phylogenetics of the Carnivora (Mammalia)
Conservation Genetics of the Japanese Marten
Molecular Phylogenetics of the Rodentia (Mammalia)
Molecular Evolution of the coat color related genes in mammals
Molecular Evolution of the hemoglobin beta genes of house mice