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Shozo Jinno Last modified date:2019.04.18

Professor / Department of Medicine and Bioregulatory Science
Department of Basic Medicine
Faculty of Medical Sciences


Graduate School
Undergraduate School


E-Mail
Phone
092-642-6051
Fax
092-642-6202
Academic Degree
MD, PhD
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
No
Field of Specialization
neuroanatomy
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
01years06months
Outline Activities
1) Quantitative analysis of immunocytochemically identified components in the central nervous system using the stereological technique.
2) Multidisciplinary analysis of neuronal circuits in the central nervous system by using anatomical and electrophysiological techniques.
3) Quantitative and statistical analysis of brain plasticity using model animals for psychiatric disorders.
4) Ultrastructural analysis of patterns of expression of newly identified molecules in the central nervous system.
5) Education of undergraduate students via lecture and practical course of neuroanatomy and gross anatomy.
Research
Research Interests
  • Anatomical analysis of adult neurogenesis in the hippocampus
    keyword : hippocampus, neurogenesis, granule cell, neural stem cell
    2009.04~2016.03I have performed electrophysiological analysis of hippocampal mossy cells, and found those in the ventral hilus exhibited rythmic bursting activity, which was brought by persisten sodium channels..
  • Ultrastructural analysis of newly identified molecules in the central nervous system
    keyword : NCS-1, Kv4.2, Hippocampus, cerebellum
    2000.04Ultrafine analysis of the patterns of expression of newly identified molecules in the central nervous system.
  • Multidisciplinary analysis of long-range GABAergic projection systems in neural networks
    keyword : projection neuron, GABA, hippocampus, medial septum
    1998.04I am now engaged in multidisciplinary analysis of projection pathway of central nervous system by using anatomical and electrophysiological techniques to know the principle of neuron network system of the brain..
  • Anatomical and electrophysiological evaluation of the structural plasticity hypothesis for psychiatric disorders
    keyword : neuronal plasticity, psychiatric disorder, glia, neuron, neuron network
    2006.01Anatomical and electrophysiological evaluation of the plasticity hypothesis for psychiatric disorders.
  • Stereological and point process analyses of various neurons and glias in the central nervous system
    keyword : neuron, glia, stereology, quantitative analysis, point process analysis
    1996.041) I have estimated the numerical densities of 8 major subpopulations of GABAergic nonprincipal neurons in the mouse hippocampus using the optical disector method, and revealed their dorsoventral differences. 2) I have estimated the numerical densities and 3D distribution patterns of microglia in the mouse hippocampus. .
  • Regulation of plasticity by perineuronal nets
    keyword : extracellular matrix, sugar chain, neuronal plasticity
    2011.11.
Academic Activities
Membership in Academic Society
  • Society for Neuroscience
Educational
Educational Activities
1) Lecture and practical work of neuroanatomy
2) Practical course of gross anatomy
Other Educational Activities
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  • 2013.01.