DOH-URA Katsumi

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: Feb 5, 2019 at 14:40
DOH-URA Katsumi
Tohoku University
Graduate School of Medicine United Centers for Advanced Research and Translational Medicine Center for Prion Research Neurochemistry
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Research Interests


Committee Memberships

Jul 2011
Asian Pacific Society of Prion Research  理事
Sep 2015
Oct 2017
Asian Pacific Society of Prion Research  理事長

Published Papers

Teruya K, Nishizawa K, Oguma A, Sakasegawa Y, Kitamoto T, Doh-ura K.
Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj.   1863(2) 384-394   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Hamanaka T, Nishizawa K, Sakasegawa Y, Oguma A, Teruya K, Kurahashi H, Hara H, Sakaguchi S, Doh-ura K.
J Virol.   91(6) e01862-16.   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Teruya K, Oguma A, Nishizawa K, Kawata M, Sakasegawa Y, Kamitakahara H, Doh-ura K.
PLOS Pathogens   12(12) e1006045   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Virology   486 63-70   Dec 2015   [Refereed]


逆瀬川 裕二、堂浦 克美
実験医学 増刊   35(12) 27-35   Aug 2017
照屋 健太、堂浦 克美
最新 アミロイドーシスのすべて   226-236   Mar 2017
Insights from Therapeutic Studies for PrP Prion Disease.
Teruya K, Doh-ura K.
   Nov 2016
倉橋 洋史、堂浦 克美
Clinical Neuroscience   33(3) 260-264   Mar 2015
プリオン病の診断と治療  プリオン病治療の現状と展望
Clinical Neuroscience   31(9) 1093-1095   Sep 2013

Books etc

Prions - Food and Drug Safety
Kitamoto T ed. (Part:Editor, Treatment options in patients with prion disease - the role of long term cerebroventricular infusion of pentosan polysulphate, 41-66)
Springer   Oct 2005   
杉田秀夫, 高橋清久 eds. (Part:Joint Editor, プリオン病研究の進歩, 311-315)
じほう社   Sep 2003   

Conference Activities & Talks

C-terminal chaperone domain of heat shock protein 90 modifies the conformation of cellular prion protein central region in the presence of copper ion.
Yuji Sakasegawa, Keiko Nishizawa, Ayumi Oguma, Kenta Teruya, Katsumi Doh-ura.
Asian Pacific Prion Symposium 2017   20 Oct 2017   
Cellulose ether compounds exert protection to prion infection; a biological parameter related to the effectiveness of compounds.
Katsumi Doh-ura, Kenta Teruya, Keiko Nishizawa, Ayumi Oguma, Yuji Sakasegawa, Hiroshi Kamitakahara
Asian Pacific Prion Symposium 2017   20 Oct 2017   
Pyrene index of hydroxypropyl methylcellulose compounds correlates with the in vivo long-lasting anti-prion activity
Kenta Teruya, Ayumi Oguma, Keiko Nishizawa, Hiroshi Kamitakahara, Katsumi Doh-ura
Asian Pacific Prion Symposium 2017   20 Oct 2017   
Anti-prion activities of cellulose ether compounds in prion-infected cells are consistent with long-lasting anti-prion activities in vivo.
Keiko Nishizawa, Kenta Teruya, Ayumi Oguma, Yuji Sakasegawa, Katsumi Doh-ura
Asian Pacific Prion Symposium 2017   20 Oct 2017   
Protein Aggregation - Prions: still untouchable agents -
Katsumi Doh-ura.
XXIII World Congress of Neurology   16 Sep 2017   

Social Contribution

[日本国内] 食と医療の安全に関わるプリオン病の市民講座実行委員会
[Others]  1 Apr 2007 - Today
[日本国内] 食と医療の安全に関わるプリオン病の市民講座
[Others]  2 Dec 2012
食と医療の安全に関わるプリオン病の市民講座— BSEの検査月齢見直しについて学ぶ—
[日本国内] 食と医療の安全に関わるプリオン病の市民講座
[Others]  23 Oct 2011
食と医療の安全 プリオン病、口蹄疫、インフルエンザ、放射能
[日本国内] プリオン病の市民講座
[Others]  23 Nov 2010
食と医療の安全: BSE、ヤコブ病、鳥インフルエンザ、口蹄疫
[日本国内] 市民講座
[Others]  31 Oct 2009
プリオンから見た食と医療の安全:プリオンはもう怖くないの? BSEとヤコブ病