Ibaraki University's
Graduate School of Science and Engineering (Engineering)
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Associate Professor

KITANO Takashi


Career

  1. COE Research Fellow, Laboratory of Evolutionary Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Japan 1999/04/01-2000/03/31
  2. Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Germany 2000/04/01-2002/03/31
  3. Research Fellow, Japan Society for Promotion of Science, Division of Population Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Japan 2002/04/01-2005/03/31
  4. Research Associate, Department of Experimental and Forensic Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Japan 2005/04/01-2007/03/31
  5. Assistant Professor, Department of Experimental and Forensic Pathology, Yamagata University School of Medicine, Japan 2007/04/01-2007/06/30
  6. Associate Professor, Department of Biomolecular Functional Engineering, Ibaraki University College of Engineering, Japan 2007/07/01-Present

Academic background

  1. Hirosaki University Faculty of Science Department of Biology 1994/03 Graduated
  2. Hirosaki University Graduate School, Division of Natural Science Department of Biology Master course 1996/03 Completed
  3. The Graduate University for Advanced Studies Graduate School, Division of Life Science Department of Genetics Doctor later 1999/03 Completed

Academic degrees

  1. 博士(理学) The Graduate University for Advanced Studies 1999/03

Research Areas

  1. Heredity/Genome Dynamics
  2. Evolutionary Biology

Research keywords

  1. Molecular Evolution

Subject of research

  1. Evolution of blood group genes Phylogenetic and polymorphic analyses of blood group genes and their related genes. 2007/07/01-Present

Bibliography

  1. Duplicated gene. In: Saitou N editor. Evolution of the Human Genome I: The Genome and Genes. Springer 2018
  2. Application of phylogenetic network. In: Hirai H, Imai H, Go Y, editors. Post-Genome Biology of Primates Springer 2012
  3. 進化学事典 共立出版 2012
  4. バイオインフォマティクス事典. 日本バイオインフォマティクス学会 編集. 共立出版 2006
  5. ヒトと類人猿のゲノム比較からわかること. 北野 誉, 斎藤成也. 分子精神医学 2005

Papers

  1. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Brown hagfish from the northwest and east coasts of Honshu, Japan are genetically different. Kase M, Shimizu T, Kamino K, Umetsu K, Sugiyama H, Kitano T Genes and Genetic Systems 92, 197-203 2017/08
  2. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Evolution of the RH gene family in vertebrates revealed by brown hagfish (Eptatretus atami) genome sequences Suzuki A, Komata H, Iwashita S, Seto S, Ikeya H, Tabata M, Kitano T. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 107, 1-9 2017/02
  3. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint No distinction of orthology/paralogy between human and chimpanzee Rh blood group genes. Kitano T, Kim CG, Blancher A, Saitou N. Genome Biology and Evolution 8, 519-527 2016/02
  4. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint An N-acetyllactosamine-specific lectin, PFA, isolated from a moth (Phalera flavescens), structurally resembles an invertebrate-type lysozyme. Kazutaka Yokoyama, Michihiko Sato, Toshihiro Haneda, Kentaro Yamazaki, Takashi Kitano, and Kazuo Umetsu Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 54C, 106-111 2014/09
  5. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Phylogenetic positions of RH blood group-related genes in cyclostomes. Akinori Suzuki, Kouhei Endo, Takashi Kitano Gene 543/ 1, 22-27 2014/06

Research presentations

  1. Poster presentation 脊椎動物におけるS100A遺伝子族とPADI遺伝子族の進化 第40回日本分子生物学会年会(2017年度生命科学系学会合同年次大会) 2017/12/08
  2. Poster presentation モンクロシャチホコのN-アセチルラクトサミン特異的レクチンPFAの進化 第40回日本分子生物学会年会(2017年度生命科学系学会合同年次大会) 2017/12/08
  3. Poster presentation 真獣下綱におけるABO式血液型遺伝子の進化 日本進化学会 2017 京都 2017/08/25
  4. Poster presentation カブトムシN-アセチルラクトサミン特異的レクチン遺伝子の進化 日本進化学会 2017 京都 2017/08/25
  5. Poster presentation 日本産カブトムシ新規レクチン遺伝子の解析 第39回日本分子生物学会年会 2016/11/30

Alloted class

  1. 生命情報学

Memberships of academic societies

  1. Society for Molecular Biology & Evolution
  2. The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
  3. The Genetics Society of Japan
  4. Society of Evolutionary Studies, Japan