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URUSHITANI Hiroshi

Researcher Name
URUSHITANI Hiroshi
Div (Section) name/title
Center for Health and Environmental Risk Research(Ecosystem Impact Research Section)/Research Associate
Research Subject
Characterization and function analysis of retinoic acid receptor (RAR) in prosobranch gastropods
Degree(s)
Doctor of Philosophy
Professional Qualification(s)
Biology,Biochemistry
Environmental Speciality Field
endocrine disruptor,comparative endocrinology,water environment
Research Subject
  • Fiscal Year: 2015
    • 23000 : Studies on the ecological risk assessment and management of pollutant chemicals
  • Fiscal Year: 2014
    • 22588 : Studies on the ecological risk assessment and management of pollutant chemicals
  • Fiscal Year: 2013
    • 22172 : Studies on the ecological risk assessment and management of pollutant chemicals
    • 22533 : Characterization and function analysis of retinoic acid receptor (RAR) in prosobranch gastropods
  • Fiscal Year: 2012
    • 21743 : Studies on the ecological risk assessment and management of pollutant chemicals
    • 22096 : Characterization and function analysis of retinoic acid receptor (RAR) in prosobranch gastropods
  • Fiscal Year: 2011
    • 21300 : Studies on the ecological risk assessment and management of pollutant chemicals
    • 21531 : Induction mechanism of imposex caused by organotin compounds in gastropod molluscs: elucidation of interaction between the retinoid X receptor and other possible factors
  • Fiscal Year: 2010
    • 20955 : Development of environmental risk assessment methods with reference to biodiversity and ecosystem functioning
    • 20957 : Induction mechanism of imposex caused by organotin compounds in gastropod molluscs: elucidation of interaction between the retinoid X receptor and other possible factors
  • Fiscal Year: 2009
    • 20407 : Development of environmental risk assessment methods with reference to biodiversity and ecosystem functioning
    • 20543 : Induction mechanism of imposex caused by organotin compounds in gastropod molluscs: elucidation of interaction between the retinoid X receptor and other possible factors
Research Result (Publication)
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  • Original Paper
Research Result (Presentation)
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  • Research Presentation
  • Research Lecture
  • Analysis of the retinoid X receptor(RXR)-mediated mechanism of imposex induced by organotins in gastropods
    Presenter : Horiguchi T., Ohta Y., Urushitani H. , Iguchi T., Nishikawa J., Shiraishi F., Shimizu M., Morita M., Shiraishi H.
    Name of Society : 4th Bilateral Seminar Italy〜Japan Physical and Chemical Impacts on Marine Organisms〜For Conservation of Biodiversity and Sustainability〜 (2010)
    Name of Proceedings : Abstracts, 10-11