ASASHIMA Makoto

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Name
ASASHIMA Makoto
Affiliation
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Job title
Fellow and Director
Degree
Doctor(Doctor of Science)(The University of Tokyo)
Other affiliation
The University of Tokyo

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1972
 - 
1974
Research assistant, Institute of Molecular biology,
 
 
   
 
Free Univ. Berlin.
 
1974
 - 
1984
Associate Professor, Yokohama City University
 
1985
 - 
1993
Professor, Yokohama City University
 
1993
   
 
- Professor, Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1972
Graduate School, Division of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Misc

 
Mesodermal induction in early amphibian embryos by activin A(erythroid differentiation factor)(jointly worked)
Roux's Archives Develop Biol.   198(1) 330-335   1990
Concentration Dependent Inducing Activity of Activin A.
Roux's Archives Develop. Biol.   200(2) 230-233   1991
Follistatin inhibits the mesoderm-inducing activity of activin A and the vegetalizing factor from chicken embryo. (jointly worked)
Roux's Archives Develop Biol.   200(1) 4-7   1991

Books etc

 
Growth Factors and cell differentiation during early amphibian development (jointly worked)
Gann Monograph on Cancer Research   1994   
Control of Cell Differentiation and Morphogenesis by Activins During Early Amphibian Development.
Inhibin, Activin and Follistatin, Regualtory Functions in System and Cell Biology   1998   
Embryonic organogenesis and body formation in amphibian development
The vertebrate organizer, Springer   2004   
Isolation of pluripotential stem cells from Xenopus Embryos
Handbook of Stem Cells, vol.1, Embryonic Stem Cells, R. Lanza et al. (eds), Elsevier Academic Press   2004   

Works

 
Morphological changes of the yolk platelets during the development of the newt embryo. Tenth International Congress of Developmental Biologist, Program 278
1985
Molecular approach to muscle differentiation by mesodermal inducing substance, OKAZAKI SYMPOSIUM ON "MOLECULAR BACKGROUND OF CELL INTERACTION IN DEVELOPMENT"
1987
Histological studees of the amphibian embryos developed in the very low magnetic field. 16th International Symposium on Space Tech and Science
1988
Biological experiments planned on the first flight of space flyer unit(SFU). EJGRA-JSBSS Meeting
1989
Mesodermalizing Induktion Fuktoren in Amphibian Embryonal Entwicklung. Spezial Vortrag der Freien Universitat Berlin, F. R. D.
1989

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on Embryonic Induction and Cell Differentiation during Amphibian Development
Control of Cell Differentiation and Morphogenesis in amphibian development
Control of organogenesis ┣DBin(/)-┫DB ┣DBvitro(/)-┫DB
Organogenesis ┣DBin(/)-┫DB ┣DBvitro(/)-┫DB ; basical and applied study