Date of Birth


Laboratory Address

2630 Sugitani, Toyama-shi, Toyama 930-0194, Japan.

Research Fields, Keywords

Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology, Gastrointestinal Pharmacology

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Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • 1978.04

    Shizuoka School of Pharmacy   Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science   Pharmaceutical Sciences   Graduated

  • 1974.04

    Keio University   Faculty of Engineering   Unfinished

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2005.10

    University of ToyamaInstitute of Natural Medicine   Professor  

  • 2015.04

    University of ToyamaInstitute of Natural Medicine   Director in General  

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  • 1997.09

    The International Society for Autonomic Neuroscience

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Biological pharmacy


Research project summary 【 display / non-display

  • The major aim in our laboratory is to elucidate the pathogenesis and mechanisms underlying the enteric immune diseases using molecular biological, pharmacological, pathophysiological, immunological, morphological, and neurological techniques in the experimental models and cultured cells.

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Anti-allergic role of cholinergic neuronal pathway via α7 nicotinic ACh receptors on mucosal mast cells in a murine food allergy model.

    Yamamoto T., Kodama T., Lee J., Utsunomiya N., Hayashi S., Sakamoto H., Kuramoto H., Kadowaki M.

    PLoS One     2014

    Joint Work

  • Isofraxidin, a potent reactive oxygen species (ROS) scavenger, protects human leukemia cells from radiation-induced apoptosis via ROS/mitochondria pathway in p53-independent manner.

    Li P., Zhao Q.L., Wu L.H., Jawaid .P, Jiao Y.F., Kadowaki M., Kondo T.

    Apoptosis     2014

    Joint Work

  • Enhancement of CGRP sensory afferent innervation in the gut during the development of food allergy in an experimental murine model.

    Lee J., Yamamoto T., Hayashi S., Kuramoto H., Kadowaki M.

    Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications     2013

    Joint Work

  • The molecular mechanisms and gene expression profiling for shikonin-induced apoptotic and necroptotic cell death in U937 cells.

    Piao J.L., Cui Z.G., Furusawa Y., Ahmed K., Rehman M.U., Tabuchi Y., Kadowaki M., Kondo T.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions     2013

    Joint Work

  • TRPM2 contributes to antigen-stimulated Ca(2+) influx in mucosal mast cells.

    Oda S., Uchida K., Wang X., Lee J., Shimada Y., Tominaga M., Kadowaki M.

    Pflügers Archiv - European Journal of Physiology     2013

    Joint Work

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Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(B)

    Project Year: 2016.04  -  2019.03 

  • Grant-in-Aid for challenging Exploratory Research

    Project Year: 2016.04  -  2018.03 

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)

    Project Year: 2012.04  -  2015.03 

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(B)

    Project Year: 2012.04  -  2015.03 

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • Congress of International Society for Autonomic Neuroscience  2013.07  -  2013.08 

  • International Congress of Mucosal Immunology  2013.07  -  2013.07 

  • Digestive Disease Week  2013.05  -  2013.05 

  • Digestive Disease Week  2013.05  -  2013.05 

  • Keystone Symposia  2013.03  -  2013.03 

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