Researchers Database

ASAI Kiyofumi

    Graduate School of Medical Sciences Department of Molecular Neurobiology Professor
Last Updated :2021/06/11

Researcher Information


J-Global ID

Research Areas

  • Life sciences / Fetal medicine/Pediatrics
  • Life sciences / Neuroscience - general

Academic & Professional Experience

  • 1998 - 2001  Nagoya City University
  • 1998 - 2001  Nagoya
  • 2001  - 名古屋市立大学医学部
  • 2001  - Nagoya
  • 1989 - 1998  Nagoya City University
  • 1989 - 1998  Nagoya


  •        - 1989  Nagoya City University  医学研究科  小児科学
  •        - 1989  Nagoya City University  Graduate School, Division of Medicine
  •        - 1984  Nagoya City University  医学部  医学科
  •        - 1984  Nagoya City University  Faculty of Medicine

Association Memberships

  • 日本神経科学学会   The International Society for Developmental Neuroscience   The Society for Study of Inborn Errors of Matebolism   日本先天代謝異常学会   日本小児科学会   日本神経化学会   日本癌学会   日本生化学会   

Published Papers

Books etc

  • Alterations in the expression of the AQP family in cultured rat astrocytes during hypoxia and reoxygenation
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 2001
  • Expression of glia maturation factor during retinal development in the rat
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 2001
  • Recurrent subthreshold electrical activities of rat neocortical neurons progress during long-term culture
    Neurosci Lett 2001
  • Isolation and characterization of a new immortal rat astrocyte with a high expression of NGF mRNA
    Neurosci Res 2001
  • Acid stimulates E-cadherin surface expression on gastric epithelial cells to stabilize barrier functions via influx of calcium
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2001
  • Interleukin-1beta induces the expression of lipocortin 1 mRNA in cultured rat cortical astrocytes
    Neurosci Res 2001
  • Biosynthetic response of cultured articular chondrocytes to mechanical vibration
    Res Exp Med(Berl) 2001
  • Effects of mechanical vibration on DNA and proteoglycan synthesis in cultured artcular chondrocytes.
    Mod Pheumatol 2001
  • Alpha-fetoprotein producing gastric cancer lacks transcription factor ATBF1
    Oncogene 2001
  • A metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonist, alpha-methyl-4-carboxyphenylglycine, attenuates immediate early gene mRNA expression following traumatic injury in cultured rat cortical glial cells
    Neurosci Lett 2001
  • Cyclic ADP-ribose as a potential second messenger for neuronal Ca(2+)signaling
    J Neurochem 2001
  • Regulation of rat hippocampal neural cadherin in the kainic acid induced seizures
    Neurosci Lett 2001
  • Human neuroblastomas with unfavorable biologies express high levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor mRNA and a variety of its variants
    Cancer Lett 2001
  • Regulation of aquaporin-4 expression in astrocytes
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 2001
  • Calcium oxalate crystal attachment to cultured rat kidney epithelial cell
    nrk-52e, Urol Int 2001
  • Differential regulation of aquaporin expression in astrocytes
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 2001
  • Synovial inflammation and hyperplasia induced by gliostatin/platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor in rabbit knees
    Rheumatol Int 2000
  • Cloning of a rat glia maturation factor-gamma(rGMFG)cDNA and expression of its mRNA and protein in rat organs
    J Biochem(Tokyo) 2000
  • AT motif binding factor 1-A(ATBF1-A)negatively regulates transcription of the aminopeptidase N gene in the crypt-villus axis of small intestine
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2000
  • p27Kip1 expression by contact inhibition as a prognostic index of human glioma
    J Neurochem 2000
  • Abnormal glycosylation of IgG as a clinical parameter in patients with rheumatoid arthritis : Its constitutional analysis by HPLC
    J Clin Biocehm Nutr 1998
  • Gliostatin/platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor as a clinical marker of rheumatoid arthritis and its regulation in fibroblast-like synoviocytes
    Br J Rheumatol 1997
  • Glucocorticoid induced the expression of mRNA and the secretion of lipocortin 1 in rat astrocytoma cells
    Brain Res 1997
  • Evidence for participation of gliostatin/platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor in gastric ulcer healing
    Life Sci 1997
  • Specific detection of kappa light chain in uric acid stones
    Life Sci 1997
  • Tissue distribution of human gliostatin/platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor(PD-ECGF)and its drug-induced expression
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1996
  • Astrocytic contributions to blood-brain barrier(BBB)formation by endothelial cells : a possible use of aortic endothelial cell for in vitro BBB model, Neurochem Int
    Neurochem Int 1996
  • Heat shock-mediated cell cycle arrest is accompanied by induction of p21 CKI
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 1996
  • Aberrant production of gliostatin/platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor in rheumatoid synovium
    Arthritis Rheum 1994
  • Growth-promoting action of adenosine-containing dinucleotide on neuroblastoma cells : detection of adenosine-cytidine dinucleotide (ApCp) in neurofibroma (NF1) extracts.
    J Neurochem 1993


Research Grants & Projects

  • 血液脳関門の機能とその形成機構の解明
  • アストロサイトによる 神経機能調節機構の解明
  • アストロサイトの機能解析
  • ニューロン・グリア相関
  • Neuron-Glia Interaction

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