KUDO Yoshihisa

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KUDO Yoshihisa
Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Science
School of Life Science, School of Life Science, Tokyo Univ. fo Pharamacy and Life Science
Job title
Professor Emeritus (Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Science)
Doctor of Pharmacy

Research Areas



Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Nagoya City University


A single optical fiber fluorometric device for measurement of intracellular Ca2+ concentration : Its application to hippocampla neurons in vitro and in vivo.
Neuroscience   50 619-625   1992
Platelet-activating factor (PAF) receptor in rat brain : PAF mobilizes intracellular Ca2+ in hippocampal neurons
Neuron   9 285-294   1992


Development of techniques for visualizing the dynamics of functional molecules in living cells
1998 - 2000
Studies on the mechanisms for neuronal cell death and development of drugs for protecting cells from the death
1996 - 2000
Elucidation of glia-neuron network mediated information procssing systems
2003 - 2007
Development of novel indicators for dynamic features of functional molecules in living cells
2002 - 2006

Research Grants & Projects

Analysis of the mechanisms of intracellular signaling by image processing
The mechanisms of neuronal cell death
The roles of glial cells in synaptic activity
Development of probes for detecting intracellular signals
Development of drugs for protecting neuronal cells from death