YATABE Junichi

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YATABE Junichi
Fukushima Medical University
School of Medicine (Clinical Medicin) Department of Nephrology, Hypertension
Job title
Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2002
Mar 2005
University of Virginia, Health Science Center, Department of Pathology, Medical Automation Research Center, Research Associate


Apr 1993
Mar 1999
Faculty of Medicine, Fukushima Medical University
Apr 2001
Mar 2008
Graduate School, Division of Medicine, Fukushima Medical University

Committee Memberships

Program Committee member of the First Aizu Conference on Biomedical Informatics and Technology.
A member of the editorial board in Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology.

Awards & Honors

Oct 2006
ISH (International Society of Hypertension) 2006, JSH award, International Society of Hypertension
Winner: Junichi Yatabe
Nov 2006
The Kidney and Hypertension 2006 Sendai, Young Investigator Award
Winner: Junichi Yatabe
May 2012
Nestlé Nutrition Council, Japan, Research Grant, Nestlé Nutrition Council, Japan
Winner: Junichi Yatabe

Published Papers

Effects of a novel cardioprotective drug, JTV-519, on membrane currents of guinea pig ventricular myocytes.
Kimura J, Kawahara M, Sakai E, Yatabe J, Nakanishi H.
Jpn J Pharmacol.   79(3) 275-81.   Mar 1999   [Refereed]
Direction-independent block of bi-directional Na+/Ca2+ exchange current by KB-R7943 in guinea-pig cardiac myocytes.
Kimura J, Watano T, Kawahara M, Sakai E, Yatabe J.
Br J Pharmacol.   128(5) 969-74.   Nov 1999   [Refereed]
Inhibition of growth hormone excess reduces insulin resistance and ovarian dysfunction in a lean case of polycystic ovary syndrome with a growth-hormone-producing pituitary adenoma.
Hashimoto S, Yatabe J, Midorikawa S, Sanada H, Watanabe T.
Horm Res.   59(3) 149-55.   Mar 2003   [Refereed]
[Involvement of dopamine receptor in the pathogenesis of hypertension and hypertensive target-organ damage]
Sanada H, Yatabe J, Sasaki M, Watanabe T.
Nippon Rinsho.   62(Suppl 3) 160-3.   Mar 2004
Differential effects of angiotensin II type-1 receptor antisense oligonucleotides on renal function in spontaneously hypertensive rats.
Yoneda M, Sanada H, Yatabe J, Midorikawa S, Hashimoto S, Sasaki M, Katoh T, Watanabe T, Andrews PM, Jose PA, Felder RA.
Hypertension.   46(1) 58-65.   Jul 2005   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

In vivo Inhibition of the Renal D1 Dopamine Receptor Kinase with Antisense Oligodeoxynucleotide Normalizes Blood Pressure in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats
In vivo inhibition of the renal D1 dopamine receptor kinase with antisense oligodeoxynucleotide normalized blood pressure in spontaneously hypertensive rats.
Sanada H, Yatabe J, Sanae M, et al.
Renal Week 2001, Annual Meeting, American Society of Nephrology   Nov 2001   
Salt sensitivity and G-protein coupled receptor kinase type 4 polymorphisms.
Sanada H, Yatabe J, Midorikawa S, et al.
Renal Week 2002, Annual Meeting, American Society of Nephrology   Nov 2002   
In vivo targeting of the renal G-protein-coupled receptor kinase type 4 (GRK4) with antisense oligodeoxynucleotide induced antinatriuresis in spontaneously hypertensive rats.
Sanada H, Yatabe J, Yoneda M, Hashimoto S, Midorikawa S, Watanabe T, Felder RA, Jose PA.
American Heart Association, Scientific Session 2002   Nov 2002   
Genetics of salt sensitive and low renin hypertension.
Williams SM, Yatabe J, Midorikawa S, Hashimoto S, Watanabe T, Moore JH, Ritchie MD, Jose PA, Felder RA, Sanada H.
53th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics   2003   

Research Grants & Projects

Relationship between aging-related health issues and plasma or urine amino acids
Nestlé Nutrition Council, Japan: Joint Research(Assistance)
Project Year: May 2012 - May 2013    Investigator(s): Junichi Yatabe
Nestlé Nutrition Council, Japan