Takenari Yamashita

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Name
Takenari Yamashita
Affiliation
Tokyo Medical University
Section
Faculty of Medicine
Research funding number
20431843

Research Areas

 
 
  • Clinical internal medicine / Neurology / 

Published Papers

 
Akamatsu M, Takuma H, Yamashita T, Okada T, Keino-Masu K, Ishii K, Kwak S, Masu M, Tamaoka A
Neuroscience research   77(4) 234-241   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Yamashita T, Teramoto S, Kwak S
Neuroscience research   107 63-69   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Yamashita T, Aizawa H, Teramoto S, Akamatsu M, Kwak S
Scientific reports   7 39994   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Yamashita T, Akamatsu M, Kwak S
Genes   8(2)    Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Yamashita T, Kwak S
Neuroscience research      Jun 2018   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Calpain plays a crucial role in TDP-43 pathology in ALS
Takenari Yamashita
20 Jun 2013   
Abnormal GluR2 RNA editing and TDP-43 pathology in ALS motor neurons.
Yamashita, T., Hideyama, T., Hachiga, K., Teramoto, S. and Kwak, S.
10 Nov 2011   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2007 - 2008    Investigator(s): Takenari YAMASHITA
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2011 - 2012    Investigator(s): Takenari YAMASHITA
We found that ADAR2-negative motor neurons in the spinal cord showed TDP-43 pathology in conditional ADAR2 knockout (AR2) mice, a mechanistic ALS model in which the ADAR2 gene is targeted in cholinergic neurons including motor neurons. Calpain, a ...