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FacultyDepartment of Biotechnology and Chemistry / Research Institute of Fundamental Technology for Next Generation / Graduate School of System Enginnering
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Last Updated :2020/04/03

Education and Career

Academic & Professional Experience

  •   2009 ,  - 現在, Faculty of Engineering, Kindai University

Research Activities

Research Areas

  • Life sciences, Pharmacology
  • Life sciences, Neuroscience - general
  • Life sciences, Anesthesiology
  • Life sciences, Functional biochemistry
  • Life sciences, Cardiology
  • Life sciences, Medical systems

Research Interests

  • PSD-95, PKC, MALS-2, Xenopus oocyte, GKAP, MAGUKs, Xenopus oocytes, PDZ domain, SAP102, PDZ, src, PDZ protein, oocyte

Published Papers

  • Physiological Activities of Perilla Frutescens Var. Frutescens Leaf Extracts and Storage Stability in Kneaded Noodles Food Science and Nutrition Studies, Yoshiyuki Watanabe, Hiroko Kitayama, Mina Yamamoto, Yasue Yamada, Masato Nomura, Food Science and Nutrition Studies, Food Science and Nutrition Studies, 2(2), 2018 , Refereed
  • 嗜好品によるカプサイシン受容体の作用, Yasue Yamada, AROMA RESEARCH, AROMA RESEARCH, 18(1), 48 - 51, 2017 , Refereed
  • Direct activation of GABAA receptors by substances in the organic acid fraction of Japanese sake., Izu H, Shigemori K, Eguchi M, Kawane S, Fujii S, KitamuraY, Aoshima H, YamadaY, Food Chemistry, Food Chemistry, 214, 354 - 359, Jul. 2016 , Refereed
  • Comparison of the neurotoxicities between volatile organiccompounds and fragrant organic compounds on humanneuroblastoma SK-N-SH cells and primary culturedrat neurons, Y Yamada, K Ohtani, A Imajo, H Izu, H Nakamura, K Shiraishi, Toxicology Reports, Toxicology Reports, 2, 729 - 736, 2015 , Refereed
  • Effects of fragrant compounds including in sake and shochu on neuronal receptors, AROMA RESEARCH, AROMA RESEARCH, 16(1), 66 - 73, 2015 , Refereed
  • Beneficial effects of fragrant compounds including in sake and shochu, AROMA RESEARCH, AROMA RESEARCH, 16(1), 3 - 8, 2015 , Refereed
  • Effect of volatile chemicals on neural cells, 46, 1 - 5, Dec. 2012
  • Diffrential modulatiom of NR1-NR2A and NR1-NR2B subtypes of NMDA receptor by PDZ domain-containing proteins., Journal of Neurochemistry, Journal of Neurochemistry, 89, 100 - 108, 2004
  • PSD-95 eliminates Src-induced potentiation of NR1/NR2A-subtype NMDA receptor channels and reduces high-affinity zinc inhibition., Yamada Y, Iwamoto T, Watanabe Y, Sobue K, Inui M, Journal of Neurochemistry, Journal of Neurochemistry, 81, 758 - 764, 2002
  • Activation of channel activity of the NMDA receptor-PSD-95 complex by guanylate kinase-associated protein (GKAP)., Yamada Y, Chochi Y, Ko J, Sobue K, Inui M, FEBS Lett, FEBS Lett, 458, 295 - 298, 1999 , Refereed
  • Modulation of the channel activity of the e2/z1-subtype of N-Methyl D-Aspartate Receptor by PSD-95., Yamada Y, Chochi Y, Takamiya K, Sobue K, Inui M, J Biol Chem, J Biol Chem, 274, 6647 - 6652, 1999 , Refereed

Books etc

  • Advances In Chemistry Research Volume 34, Yasue Yamada, 共著, Chapter 3 Neurological Activities of Linalool and Other Fragrant Compounds, Nova Science Publishers,   2017 01

Conference Activities & Talks

  • New modulators of capsaicine receptor TRPV1 in fermented foods, Yasue Yamada,   2019 08
  • Comparison of the biological effects of pyrroloquinoline quinone and imidazole pyrroloquinoline, Yasue Yamada, Kazuya Nishii, Atsushi Sugimoto, Kazuto. Ikemoto, European Congress on Biotechnology,   2018 07
  • Effect of amines on GluN1/GluN2A and GluN1/GluN2B subtypes of NMDA receptor., Y Yamada,T Yabuki, K Nishii, Society for Neuroscience 47th Annual Meeting 2017,   2017 11
  • The effect of an organophosphorus agent on human neuroblastomaagent cell line SK-N-SH., Y. Yamada, H. Shiraishi, A. Nameda, Y. Arima, M. Nagao, Society for Neuroscience 46th Annual Meeting 2016,   2016 10
  • Protective effects of PQQ against the cell death caused by 6-hydroxydopamine and hydrogen peroxide., Y. Yamada, M. Nakamichi, Society for Neuroscience 45th Annual Meeting,   2015
  • “GABAA receptor agonist activity and anxiolytic effects of organic acids, Y. Yamada, K. Shigemori, M Eguchi, S. Kawane, H. Izu, Society for Neuroscience 44th Annual Meeting (2014) Washington D.C.,   2014 11
  • The effect of a sarin-like organophosphorus agent on human neuroblastoma cell line SK-N-SH, K. Yamada, H. Shiraishi, A. Namera, Y. ArimaM. Nagao, Y, Yamada,   2014 10
  • The beneficial effect of propolis on fat accumulation and lipid metabolism in NASH model,   2014
  • Effects of polyamines and monoamines on GluN1/GluN2A and GluN1/GluN2B subtypes of NMDA receptor, Y. Yamada, K. Norikane, K. Matsumaru, H. Izu, Neuroscience 2013,   2013 11
  • Effects of various fragrant compounds on GluN1/GluN2A and GluN1/GluN2B subtypes of NMDA receptor., Neuroscience 2012,   2012 10 , Neuroscience 2012
  • Effects of deipeptides on NMDA type glutamate receptors,   2011 03
  • Modulation of the channel activity of NR1/NR2A-and NR1/NR2B-subtype NMDA receptor by MAGUKs family protein, SAP102., Soceity for Neuroscience 2010,   2010 11 , Soceity for Neuroscience 2010
  • Glutamate receptor and dipeptides,   2010 02


  • Anxiolytic Effect of Drinking Japanese Sake Assessed by the Elevated Plus-Maze Test in Mice, IZU Hanae, YAMADA Yasue, GOTO Kuniyasu, SUDO Shigetoshi, Journal of the Brewing Society of Japan, 105, 10, 664, 671,   2010 10 15 , 10.6013/jbrewsocjapan.105.664,