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University of Shizuoka
School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Division of Pharmaceutical Science, Department of Pharmacology
Job title
Assistant Professor

Research Areas



Contractility of Reconstituted Fibroblast and Vascular Smooth Muscle Fibers
Japanese Journal of Circulation Research   17(3) 147-153   1994
European Journal of Pharmacology   255(1/3) 139-147   1994
Dual Effect of Phosphatase Inhibitors on Calcium Channels in Intestinal Smooth Muscle Cells
American Journal Physiology   264 C296-C301   1993
Modulation of the Voltage-Dependent Ca2+ Channels of Smooth Muscle by Phosphorylation
Folia Pharmacologica Japonica   101 143-151   1993
Contractile Responses to Electrical Field Stimulation and ATP in Guinea-pig Urinary Bladder
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology   102C 193-197   1992

Books etc

Calcium and Potassium Channel Regulation by Protein Phosphorylation in Smooth Muscle Cells of Guinea Pig Taenia Coli
Excitation-Contraction Coupling in Skeletal, Cardiac, and Smooth Muscle   1992   
Calyculin A Modulates Voltage-Dependent Outward Current in Guinea-pig Taenia Coli Smooth Muscle Cells
Excitation-Contraction Coupling in Skeletal, Cardiac, and Smooth Muscle   1992   
20-Hydroxyeicosa- tetraenoic acid potentiated contractile activation of canine basilar artery in response to stretch via protein kinase Ca-mediated inhibition of calcium-activated potassium channel.
Molecular and Cellular Aspects of Muscle Contraction   2003   
Protein kinase C isoforms, Rho kinase, and Myosin light chain phosphorylation as mechanisms of cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Cerebral Vasospasm-Advances in Research and Treatment-   2004   
Interactive role of protein kinase C isoforms and Rho kinase in vasospasm after experimental subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Cerebral Vasospasm- Advances in Research and Treatment-   2004   

Research Grants & Projects

Study on Stretch-Induced Contraction of Vascular Smooth Muscles
Project Year: 1994   
Study on Modulation of Smooth Muscle Contraction
Project Year: 1977   
Study on Contractility of fibroblast
Project Year: 1992   
Study on Mechanical Stimulation-induced Glucose Uptake in Skeletal Muscle
Project Year: 2000