Staff

Project Members

Management Members

Yukinori Yoshimura
Department Professor/RCAS Leader, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail yyosimu?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Immunodefense system in avian reproductive organs and digestive tract.
Link http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/anat/english2/index.html
Masayuki Shimada
Department Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail mashimad?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Reproductive Molecular Endocrinology, Reproductive technology
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/
p_gz3lcb.html
Toshihisa Sugino
Department Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail sugino?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Ruminant metabolism and endocrinology
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/p_
3bmmnc.html

Members at Hiroshima University

Naoki Isobe
Department Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail niso?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Innate immunity of mammary gland in ruminants and mastitis
Link http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/anat/english2/
Taketo Obitsu
Department Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail tobitsu?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Nutrient metabolism in ruminants
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/p_
3bmmnc.html
Shin-ichi Kawakami
Department Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail skawak?at?hirshoima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Animal management and neurology
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/p_
jfm27l.html
Yuzo Kurokawa
Department Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail yuzokuro?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Dairy milk production and grassland utilization
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/Field_Science_in_
Setouchi_Areas/p_kaz9qz.html
Hajime Kobayashi
Department Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail yount?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Rural area management and agricultural Co-operatives
Link http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/shijyou/
Yusuke Sotomaru
Department Professor, Natural Science Center for Basic Research and Development
e-mail sotomaru?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Studies on developmental engineering technologies in mammals.
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/top/kenkyusyo/p_svwkno.html
Masaoki Tsudzuki
Department Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail tsudzuki?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Genome of Japanese native chickens
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/
p_1uvuzx.html
Yoshiaki Nakamura
Department Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail ynsu?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Avian and mammalian biotechnologies using germ cell transplantation
Link https://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/graduateschool/bioresource/animal_breeding
Takahiro Nii
Department Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail tanii?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Mucosal immunity of intestinal and reproductive organ in poultry
Link http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/anat/
Masahide Nishibori
Department Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail nishibo?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Genome and Polymorphism of Animals and Poultry
Link http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/gsbstop/interview/en/nishibori.html
Takashi Bungo
Department Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail bungo?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Animal Behavior and Physiology
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/
p_jfm27l.html
Yumi Hoshino
Department Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail hoshimi?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Reproductive Molecular Endocrinology
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/
p_jfm27l.html
Kenji Hosono
Department Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail kjhosono?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Agricultural marketing, Policy for maintaining regional agriculture
Link http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/food0709/
Teruo Maeda
Department Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail temaeda?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Artificial manipulation of germ cells in domestic animals
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/animal_science/p_
gz3lcb.html
Ikuo Miura
Department Associate Professor, Amphibian Research Center
e-mail imiura?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Sex determination and gonadal sex differentiation
Link http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/bio/en/course.html
Noriyuki Yanaka
Department Associate Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail yanaka?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Nutritional factors and obesity
Link http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/gsbs/organization/
Food_Science_and_Biofunctions/p_w3t5xa.html

Other Members

Tetsuji Okazaki
Department Researcher, Oita Prefectural Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Reserach Center
e-mail
Main Research Themes
Link
Shiro, Kushibiki
Department Senior Researcher, NARO Institute of Livestock and Grassland Science, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization
e-mail mendoza?at?affrc.go.jp
Main Research Themes Functional analysis of hormones for growth and lactation in dairy cows
Link  
JoAnne S. Richards
Department Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
e-mail joanner?at?bcm.edu
Main Research Themes Molecular and Cell Biology
Link
Masahito Oba
Department Professor, Univercity of Alberta,Canada
e-mail masahito.oba?at?ualberta.ca
Main Research Themes feed utilization and digestive physiology in daily cattle
Link http://www.afns.ualberta.ca/StaffProfiles/AcademicProfiles/Oba.aspx
Zeng Wenxian
Department Professor, Northwest A & F University, China
e-mail wzeng?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Main Research Themes Reproductive Molecular Biology
Link http://olden.nwsuaf.edu.cn/html/About_A_F/Faculty/College_of_
Animal_Science_and_Technology/20100812/1332.html

Office

Nami Nishijima
Department Graduate School of Biosphere Science
e-mail nanishij?at?hiroshima-u.ac.jp
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