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Assistant Professor(Moving Out or Retirement)

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Research Areas 【 display / non-display

  • Life Science / Physiology

  • Life Science / Clinical pharmacy

Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Osaka University, Faculty of Science

    2010.03, Graduated

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduate School of Osaka University, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences

    Doctor's Course, 2014.09, Completed

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Tohoku University, Specially Appointed Assistant Professor, 2016.04 - 2018.03

  • Nagoya University, Postdoctral fellow, 2014.10 - 2016.03

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Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Optogenetic study of the response interaction among multi-afferent inputs in the barrel cortex of rats, Sci. Rep., 9(1) 3917, 2019.03

    Yueren Liu, Tomokazu Ohshiro, Shigeo Sakuragi, Kyo Koizumi, Hajime Mushiake, Toru Ishizuka, Hiromu Yawo

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • Astroglial Ca2+ signaling is generated by the coordination of IP3R and store-operated Ca2+ channels, Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 486(4) 879-885, 2017.05

    Shigeo Sakuragi, Fumihiro Niwa, Yoichi Oda, Katsuhiko Mikoshiba, Hiroko Bannai

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • Kinetic characteristics of chimeric channelrhodopsins implicate the molecular identity involved in desensitization, Biophys. Physicobiol., 14 13-22, 2017.01

    Alemeh Zamani*, Shigeo Sakuragi* (* equal contribution), Toru Ishizuka, Hiromu Yawo

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • Dissection of local Ca2+ signals inside cytosol by ER-targeted Ca2+ indicator., Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 479(1) 67-73, 2016.10

    Fumihiro Niwa, Shigeo Sakuragi, Ayana Kobayashi, Shin Takagi, Yoichi Oda, Hiroko Bannai, Katsuhiko Mikoshiba

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • Dendritic spine dynamics leading to spine elimination after repeated inductions of LTD, Sci. Rep., 5 , 2015.01

    Sho Hasegawa, Shigeo Sakuragi, Keiko Tominaga-Yoshino, Akihiko Ogura

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

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Academic Awards Received 【 display / non-display

  • 5th Biophysics and Physicobioloby Editors' Choice Award, 2018.07, Japan, Zamani A, Sakuragi S, Ishizuka T, Yawo H

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • The 94th Annual Meeting of the Physiological Society of Japan, Domestic presentation, 2017.03, Induction of astroglial Ca2+ signaling by IP3R-SOC coordinated system, Poster presentation

  • Physiological society of Tohoku region 48th meeting, Domestic presentation, 2016.10, The role of Store-Operated Ca2+ channel in astroglial Ca2+ signaling, Oral presentation (general)

  • The 57th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neurochemistry, Domestic presentation, 2014.10, Further evidence for the involvement of BDNF/proBDNF signaling in long-lasting synaptic plasticity, Poster presentation

  • The 93th Colloquium of Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Domestic presentation, 2013.11, The involvement of TrkB and p75NTR pathways in two opposite forms of the synaptic plasticity., Oral presentation (invited, special)

  • The 36th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society, Domestic presentation, 2013.06, Two opposite forms of long-lasting synaptic plasticity explained by the effects of BDNF and its precursor, Poster presentation

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