Kyushu University Academic Staff Educational and Research Activities Database
Researcher information (To researchers) Need Help? How to update
Taichi Itoh Last modified date:2019.08.27

Academic Degree
Doctor of Science
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Behavioral analysis of Hydra
    keyword : Hydra, Nerve nets, clock genes
  • Identifying new clock genes in Drosophila
    keyword : Clock genes Drosophila melanogaster
Academic Activities
1. Itoh T.Q., Matsumoto A., Self Assembly (SA)-cloning: A rapid construction method for recombinant molecules from multiple fragments., BioTechniques Protocol Guide 2012, 2011.12.
1. Lee J., Kim M., Itoh T.Q., Lim C., Ataxin-2: A versatile posttranscriptional regulator and its implication in neural function, 2018.05.
2. Andreani T.S., Itoh T.Q., Yildirim E., Hwangbo D.S., Allada R., Genetics of Circadian Rhythms. , Sleep Medicine Clinics, 2015.12.
1. Hiroyuki J. Kanaya, Yoshitaka Kobayakawa, Taichi Q. Itoh, Hydra vulgaris exhibits day-night variation in behavior and gene expression levels, Zoological Letters, 10.1186/s40851-019-0127-1, 5, 1, 2019.03.
2. Uchizono S., Tabuki Y, Kawaguchi N., Tanimura T., Itoh T.Q., Mated Drosophila melanogaster females consume more amino acids during the dark phase., 2017.02.
3. Itoh T.Q., Matsumoto A., Tanimura T., C-terminal binding protein (CtBP) activates the expression of E-box clock genes with CLOCK/CYCLE in Drosophila., 2013.04.
4. Itoh T.Q., Tanimura T., Matsumoto A., A membrane-bound transporter controls the circadian transcription of clock genes in Drosophila., 2011.12.
5. Matsumoto A., Itoh T.Q., Self Assembly (SA)-cloning: A rapid construction method for recombinant molecules from multiple fragments., 2011.07.
6. Matsumoto A., Ukai-Tadenuma M., Yamada R.G., Houl J., Uno K.D., Kasukawa T., Dauwalder B., Itoh T.Q., Takahashi K., Ueda R., Hardin P.E., Tanimura T., Ueda H.R., A functional genomics strategy reveals clockwork orange as a transcriptional regulator in Drosophila circadian clock., 2007.07.
1. Itoh T.Q., Hydra vulgaris exhibits a sleep-like state induced by melatonin, Symposium on insect chronobiology, 2019.02.