2018

  • Pocherniaieva K, Sidova M, Havelka M, Saito T, Psenicka M, Sindelka R, Kaspar V. Comparison of oocyte mRNA localization patterns in sterlet Acipenser ruthenus and African clawed frog Xenopus laevis. J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol. 2018 May;330(3):181-187. doi: 10.1002/jez.b.22802. Epub 2018 Apr 23. (2018).
  • Kseniia Pocherniaieva Hilal Güralp, Taiju Saito, Martin Pšenička, Tomáš Tichopád, Karel Janko, Vojtěch Kašpar. The Timing and Characterization of Maternal to Zygote Transition and Mid-Blastula Transition in Sterlet Acipenser Ruthenus and A. ruthenus x Acipenser gueldenstaedtii Hybrid. urkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. DOI: 10.4194/1303-2712-v19_02_09 (2018).
  • Diógenes Henrique de Siqueira-Silva, Taiju Saito, Amanda Pereira dos Santos-Silva, Raphael da Silva Costa, Martin Psenicka, George Shigueki Yasui. Biotechnology applied to fish reproduction: tools for conservation. Fish Physiol Biochem. 2018 Apr 29. doi: 10.1007/s10695-018-0506-0. [Epub ahead of print] (2018).
  • Viktoriia Iegorova, Martin Psenicka, Ievgen Lebeda, Marek Rodina, Taiju Saito. Polyspermy produces viable haploid/diploid mosaics in sturgeon. Biology of Reploduction. doi: 10.1093/biolre/ioy092. [Epub ahead of print] (2018).
  • Saito, T., Guralp, H., Iegorova, V., Rodina, M., Psenicka, M. Elimination of primordial germ cells in sturgeon embryos by UV-irradiation. Biology of Reploduction. 2018 Apr 7. doi: 10.1093/biolre/ioy076. [Epub ahead of print] (2018).
  • Fatira, E., Havelka, M., Labbe, C., Depincé, A., Iegorova, V., Pšenička, M., Saito, T. Application of interspecific Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer (iSCNT) in sturgeons and an unexpectedly produced gynogenetic sterlet with homozygous quadruple haploid. Scientific Reports. 2018 Apr 16;8(1):5997. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-24376-1 (2018).

2017

  • Piva LH, de Siqueira-Silva DH, Goes CAG, Fujimoto T, Saito T, Dragone LV, Senhorini JA, Porto-Foresti F, Ferraz JBS, Yasui GS. Triploid or hybrid tetra: Which is the ideal sterile host for surrogate technology? Theriogenology, 108:239-244. doi: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2017.12.013. (2017).
  • Fujimoto, T., Yamada, A., Kudo, Y., Nakaya, K., Okubo- Murata, M., Saito, T., Ninomiya, K., Inaba, M., Kuroda, M., Arai, K., Murakami, M. Development of nuclear DNA markers to characterize genetically diverse groups of Misgurnus anguillicaudatus and its closely related species. Fisheries Science, Accepted. (2017).
  • Güralp, H., Pocherniaieva, K., Blecha, M., Policar, T., Pšenička, M., Saito, T. Development, and effect of water temperature on development rate, of pikeperch Sander lucioperca embryos. Theriogenology, 2017 Aug 1;104:94-104. doi: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2017.07.050. (2017).
  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Reza M.A.N., Shimizu S., Matsubara T., Ohta K. Short-term starvation and realimentation helps stave off Edwardsiella tarda infection in red sea bream (Pagrus major). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology: Part B. 206: 42-53. [# Authors contributed equally]. (2017).
  • Chakraborty T., Mohapatra S., Tobayama M., Ohta K., Ryu Y.W., Kazeto Y., Ohta K., Zhou L.Y., Nagahama Y., Matsubara T. Hatching enzymes disrupt aberrant gonadal degeneration by the autophagy/apoptosis cell fate decision. Scientific Reports. 7: 3183. [# Authors contributed equally]. (2017).
  • Pandey, D. , Ryu, Y.W. , and Matsubara, T. Features of Sperm Motility and Circadian Rhythm in Japanese Anchovy (Engraulis japonicus). Fisheries and Aquaculture Journal, DOI: 10.4172/2150-3508. 10000203. (2017).
  • Pandey, D. , Ryu, Y.W. , Goto, R., and Matsubara, T. Morphological and biochemical changes in oocytes during final oocyte maturation in Japanese anchovy (Engraulis japonicus). Aquacult.Sci, 65(1), 29-40. (2017).
  • Golpour, A., Broquard, C., Milla, C., Dadras, H., Baloch, A.R., Saito, T., Pšenička, M. Gonad histology and serum 11-KT profile during the annual reproductive cycle in sterlet sturgeon adult males, Acipenser ruthenus. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, DOI: 10.1111/rda.12911. (2017).
  • Fujimoto, T., Yamada, A., Kudo, Y., Nakaya, K., Okubo- Murata, M., Saito, T., Ninomiya, K., Inaba, M., Kuroda, M., Arai, K., Murakami, M. Development of nuclear DNA markers to characterize genetically diverse groups of Misgurnus anguillicaudatus and its closely related species. Fisheries Science, Accepted. (2017).

2016

  • Zhou L.Y., Luo F., Fang X., Charkraborty T., Wu L., Wei J., Wang D.S. Blockage of Progestin physiology disrupts ovarian differentiation in XX Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 473(1):29-34. (2016).
  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Kacem R.H., Shimizu S., Matsubara T., Ohta K. Starvation: An Alternate Measure to Improve Immunity and Physiology of Red Sea Bream during Edwardsiella tarda Infection. Journal of Aquatic Research and Development S2:007. [# Authors contributed equally]. (2016).
  • Zhao, Y., Fujimoto, T., Pšenička, M., Saito, T., Arai, K. Non-motile tetraploid spermatozoa of Misgurnus loach hybrids. Fisheries Science, 82(1), pp 127-135. (2016).
  • Pšenička, M., Saito, T., Rodina, M., Dzyuba, B. Cryopreservation of early stages of germ cells in sturgeon, comparison between whole tissue and dissociated cells freezing. Cryobiology, doi:10.1016/j.cryobiol.2016.02.005 (2016).
  • Robles, V., Riesco, MF., Psenicka, M., Saito, T., Valcarce, DG., Cabrita, E., Herráez, P. Biology of teleost primordial germ cells (PGCs) and spermatogonia: biotechnological applications. Aquaculture, doi:10.1016/j.aquaculture.2016.03.004 (2016).
  • Güralp, H., Pocherniaieva, K., Blecha, M., Policar, T., Pšenička, M., Saito, T. Early embryonic development in pikeperch (Sander lucioperca) related to micromanipulation. Czech Journal of Animal Science 61(06):273-280 (2016).
  • Güralp, H., Pocherniaieva, K., Blecha, M., Policar, T., Pšenička, M., Saito, T. The migration of primordial germ cells during late embryogenesis of pikeperch Sander lucioperca relative to blastomere transplantation Czech Journal of Animal Science, Accepted. (2016).
  • Zhou, L., Charkraborty, T., Zhou, Q., Mohapatra, S., Nagahama, Y. and Zhang, Y. Rspo1-activated signalling molecules are sufficient to induce ovarian differentiation in XY medaka (Oryzias latipes). Sci. Rep. 6: 19543 (2016).
  • Chakraborty, T., Zhou, L.Y., Chaudhari, A., Iguchi, T. and Nagahama, Y. Dmy initiates masculinity by altering Gsdf/Sox9a2/Rspo1 expression in medaka (Oryzias latipes). Sci. Rep. 6: 19480 (2016).
  • Robles V, Riesco MF, Psenicka M, Saito T, Valcarce DG, Cabrita E, Herráez P. Biology of teleost primordial germ cells (PGCs) and spermatogonia: Biotechnological applications. Aquaculture doi:10.1016/j.aquaculture.(REVIEW paper) (2016).

2015

  • Qiu Y.#, Sun S.#, Chakraborty T.#, Wu L., Sun L., Wei J., Nagahama Y., Wang D. S., Zhou L. Y. Figla favors ovarian differentiation in a teleosts, Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Plos One. 10(4): e0123900 [# Authors contributed equally]. (2015).
  • Tzung, KW., Goto, R., Saju, JM., Sreenivasan, R., Saito, T., Arai, K., Yamaha, E., Hossain, MS., Calvert, ME., and Orbán, L. Early Depletion of Primordial Germ Cells in Zebrafish Promotes Testis Formation. Stem cell reports, 4(1), 61-73. (IF 2015 = 5.365) (2015).
  • Pšenička, M., Saito, T., Linhartová, Z., & Gazo, I. Isolation and transplantation of sturgeon early-stage germ cells. Theriogenology, 83(6), 1085-1092. (IF 2014 = 1.845) (2015).
  • Saito, T., Pšenička, M. Novel technique for visualizing primordial germ cells in sturgeons (Acipenser ruthenus, A. gueldenstaedtii, A. baerii, and Huso huso). Biology or Reproduction, 93(4), 1-7. (2015).
  • Linhartova, Z., Saito, T., and M. Psenicka. Sterilization of sterlet Acipenser ruthenus by using knock down agent, antisense morpholino oligonucleotide, against dead end. Theriogenology, 84(7), 1246-1255. (2015).
  • Hou, J., Fujimoto, T., Saito, T., Yamaha, E., and Arai, K. Generation of clonal zebrafish line by androgenesis without egg irradiation. Scientific Reports, 5:13346. (IF 2015 = 5.578) (2015).
  • Goto R, Saito T, Kawakami Y, Kitauchi T, Takagi M, Todo T, Arai K, and Yamaha E. Visualization of primordial germ cells in the fertilized pelagic eggs of the barfin flounder Verasper moseri. International Journal of Developmental Biology, 59(10-12), 465-470. (2015).
  • Qui, Y., Sun, S., Charkraborty, T., Sun, L., Wei, J., Nagahama, Y., Wang, D. and Zhou, L. Fig1α favors ovarian differentiation by antagonizing spermatogenesis in a teleost, Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). PloS One 10: e0123900 (2015).
  • Mohapatra, S., Chakraborty, T., Shimizu, S., Urasaki, S., Matsubara, T., Nagahama, Y. and Ohta, K. Starvation beneficially influences the liver physiology and nutrient metabolism in Edwardsiella tarda infected red sea bream (Pagrus major). Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A Mol. Integr. Physiol. 189: 1-10 (2015).
  • Mohapatra, S., Charkraborty, T., Miyagawa, S., Zhou, L., Ohta, K., Iguchi, T. and Nagahama, Y. Steroid responsive regulation of IFNg2 alternative splicing and its possible role in germ cell proliferation in medaka. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 400: 61-70 (2015).

2014

  • Yu X., Wu L., Xie L., Yang S., Chakraborty T., Shi H., Wang D. S., Zhou L. Y. Characterisation of two paralogous StAR genes in a teleost, Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 392: 152-162. (2014).
  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Prusty A. K., Pani Prasad K., Mohanta K. N. Dietary multispecies probiotic supplementation enhances the immuno-hematological responses and reduces mortality by Aeromonas hydrophila in Labeo rohita fingerlings. Journal of World Aquaculture Society. 45(5): 532-544 [# Authors contributed equally, Corresponding author]. (2014).
  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Prusty A. K., Pani Prasad K., Mohanta K. N. Beneficial effects of dietary probiotics mixture on hemato-immunology and cell apoptosis of Labeo rohita fingerlings reared at higher water temperatures. Plos One 9(6): e100929 [# Authors contributed equally, Corresponding author]. (2014).
  • Linhartova, Z., Saito, T., and M. Psenicka. Embryogenesis, visualization and migration of primordial germ cells in tench (Tinca tinca). Journal of Applied Ichthyology 30.s1 (2014): 29-39. (IF 2012 = 0.902) (2014).
  • Zhao, Y., Saito, T., Pšenička, M., Fujimoto, T., and Arai, K. Comparison of spermatozoa parameters, fine structures, and energy-related factors among tetraploid, hyper-tetraploid, and hyper-triploid loaches (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus). Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological Genetics and Physiology, 321(4), 198-206. (IF 2012 = 1.610) (2014).
  • Linhartova, Z., Rodina, M., Guralp, H., Gazo, I., Saito, T., and M. Psenicka. Isolation and cryopreservation of early stages of germ cells of tench (Tinca tinca). Czech Journal Of Animal Science, 59 (8): 381-390 (2014).
  • Dzyuba, B., Boryshpolets, S., Cosson, J., Dzyuba, V., Fedorov, P., Saito, T., Pšenička, M., Linhart, O., and Rodina, M. Motility and fertilization ability of sterlet Acipenser ruthenus testicular sperm after cryopreservation. Cryobiology, 69(2), 339-341. (IF 2014 =1.643) (2014).
  • Hou, J., Saito, T., Fujimoto, T., Yamaha, E. and Arai, K. Androgenetic doubled haploids induced without irradiation of eggs in loach (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus). Aquaculture. 420-421(Supplement 1): S57-S63 (IF 2012 = 2.009) (2014).
  • Saito, T., Pšenička, M., Goto, R., Adachi, S., Inoue, K., Arai, K., & Yamaha, E. The origin and migration of primordial germ cells in sturgeons. PloS One, 9(2), e86861. (IF 2012 = 3.730) (2014).
  • Miura, C., Yoshihara, Y., Shimizu-Yamaguchi, S., Hayashi, D., Hamada, K., Takeda, Y., Miura, M. and Miura, T. Controlled feeding alleviates the recduced growth associated with spawning in farmed yellowtail (Seriola quinqueradiata). Aquaculture 424-425: 10-17 (2014).

2013

  • Yanagimachi, R., Cherr, G.N., Matsubara, T., Andoh, T., Harumi, T., Vines, C., Pillai, M., Griffin, F., Matsubara, H., Weatherby, T. and Kaneshiro, K. Sperm attractant in the micropyle region of fish and insect eggs. Biol. Reprod. 88: 47, 1-11 (2013).
  • Hiramatsu, N., Luo, W., Reading, B.J., Sullivan, C.V., Mizuta, H., Ryu, Y.-W., Nishimiya, O., Todo, T. and Hara, A. Multiple ovarian lipoprotein receptors in teleosts. Fish Physiol. Biochem. 39: 29-32 (2013).
  • 若林良和* 「地域のシンボルとしてのカツオ ~鰹乃国・中土佐の地域活性化に向けた取り組み~」中土佐町誌編集委員会編:中土佐町誌.中土佐町, (2013).
  • 若林良和* 台湾南部におけるパヤオを利用した漁業展開 -緑島地区と小琉球地区を事例とするモノグラフ報告-.国際常民文化研究叢書1, (2013).
  • 若林良和* 「今治ぎょしょく講座」プログラム.今治市食育推進協議会・今治市・愛媛大学,全38頁 (2013).
  • 若林良和* 漁協を中心とする地域ぐるみの水産振興 -愛媛県愛南町の取り組みから-. (2013).
  • 竹ノ内徳人* 愛媛県における養殖魚の販売促進にむけた取り組み,MPアグロジャーナル,15, (2013).
  • 竹ノ内徳人* 地域おこしと水産加工,よくわかる!養殖魚の加工 2013年版(養殖ビジネス臨時創刊号),緑書房,50(4), (2013).
  • 竹ノ内徳人* 陸上養殖における販売戦略-販路開拓のための指針-,陸上養殖 事業化・流通にむけた販売戦略・管理技術・飼育実例(共著), (2013).

2012

  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Prusty A. K., Kumar K., Pani Prasad K., Mohanta K. N. Fenvalerate induced stress mitigation by dietary supplementation of multispecies probiotic mixture in a tropical freshwater fish, Labeo rohita (Hamilton). Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. 104: 28-37 [# Authors contributed equally, Corresponding author]. (2012).
  • Zhao, Y., Psenicka, M., Fujimoto, T., Saito, T., Yasui, GS., Yamaha, E., Arai, K. Motility, morphology, mitochondria and ATP content of diploid spermatozoa from sex-reversed clonal diploid and neo-tetraploid loach, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus. Journal of Applied Ichthyology. 28, 1006–1012. (IF 2011 = 0.869) (2012).
  • Kitauchi, T., Saito, T., Motomura, T., Arai, K., Yamaha, E. Distribution and function of germ plasm in cytoplasmic fragments from centrifuged eggs of the goldfish, Carassius auratus. Journal of Applied Ichthyology. 28, 998–1005. (IF 2011 = 0.869) (2012).
  • Kawakami, Y., Saito, T., Fujimoto, T., Goto-Kazeto, R., Takahashi, E., Adachi, S., Arai, K., Yamaha, E. Technical note: viability and motility of vitrified/thawed primordial germ cell isolated from common carp (Cyprinus carpio) somite embryos. Journal of Animal Science. 90, 495-500. (IF 2011 = 2.096) (2012).
  • Kawakami, Y., Ishihara, M., Saito, T., Fujimoto, T., Adachi, S., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Cryopreservation of green fluorescent protein (GFP)-labeled primordial germ cells with GFP fused to the 3′ UTR of the nanos gene by vitrification of Japanese eel (Anguilla japonica) somite-stage embryos. Journal of Animal Science. (IF 2011 = 2.096) (2012).
  • Goto, R., Saito, T., Takeda, T., Fujimoto, T., Takagi, M., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Germ cells are not the primary factor for sexual fate determination in goldfish. Developmental Biology 370, 98–109. (IF 2011 = 4.069) (2012).
  • Zhao, H., Duan, J., Cheng, N. and Nagahama, Y. Specific expression of Olpiwi1 and Olpiwi2 in medaka (Oryzias latipes) germ cells. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 418: 592-597 (2012).
  • Lee, W., Kang, C.W., Su, C.K., Okubo, K. and Nagahama, Y. Screening estrogenic activity of environmental contaminants and water samples using a transgenic medaka embryo bioassay. Chemosphere 88: 945-952 (2012).
  • Hiraki, T., Takeuchi, A., Tsumaki, T., Zempo, B., Kanda, S., Oka, Y., Nagahama, Y. and Okubo, K. Female-specific target sites for both oestrogen and androgen in the teleost brain. Proc. Biol. Sci. (Proc. Royal Soc. B) 279 (1749); 5014-5023 (2012).
  • Zhou, L.Y., Wang, D.S., Charkraborty, T., Mohapatra, S. and Nagahama, Y. R-spondins are involved in the ovarian differentiation in a teleost, medaka (Oryzias latipes). BMC Dev. Biol. 12: 36 (2012).

2011

  • Chakraborty T., Katsu Y., Zhou L. Y., Miyagawa S., Nagahama Y., Iguchi T. Estrogen receptors in medaka (Oryzias latipes) and estrogenic environmental contaminants: An in vitro–in vivo correlation. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 123:115–121. (2011).
  • Chakraborty T., Shibata Y., Zhou L. Y., Katsu Y., Iguchi T., Nagahama Y. Differential expression of three estrogen receptor subtype mRNAs in gonads and liver from embryos to adults of the medaka, Oryzias latipes. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 333:47–54. (2011).
  • Saito, T., Goto-Kazeto, R., Kawakami, Y., Nomura, K., Tanaka, H., Adachi, S., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. The mechanism for primordial germ-cell migration is conserved between Japanese eel and zebrafish. PLoS ONE 6, e24460–. (IF 2010 = 4.411) (2011).
  • Wong, T.T., Saito, T., Crodian, J., and Collodi, P. Zebrafish Germline Chimeras Produced by Transplantation of Ovarian Germ Cells into Sterile Host Larvae. Biology of Reproduction 84, 1190–1197. (IF 2010 = 3.870) (2011).
  • Kawakami, Y., Saito, T., Fujimoto, T., Goto-Kazeto, R., Takahashi, E., Adachi, S., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Visualization and motility of primordial germ cells using green fluorescent protein fused to 3’UTR of common carp nanos-related gene. Aquaculture 317, 245–250. (IF 2010 = 2.044) (2011).
  • Charkraborty, T., Katsu, Y., Zhou, L.Y., Miyagawa, S., Nagahama, Y. and Iguchi, T. Estrogen receptors in medaka (Oryzias latipes) and estrogenic environmental contaminants: An in vitro-in vivo correlation. J. Steroid Biochem. Mol. Biol. 123: 115-121 (2011).
  • Charkraborty, T., Shibata, Y., Zhou, L.Y., Katsu, Y., Iguchi, T. and Nagahama, Y. Differential expression of three estrogen receptor subtype mRNAs in gonads and liver from embryos to adults of the medaka, Oryzias latipes. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 333: 47-54 (2011).
  • 枕崎カツオマイスター検定委員会編(若林良和*・編集代表):カツオ学入門.筑波書房,全185頁 (2011).
  • 若林良和* 愛媛のマダイの魅力を探る -生産と文化に関する二面的アプローチから-.大隈満ら編:ゼミナール 農林水産業が未来を拓く,農文協、 (2011).
  • 若林良和* 地域協働をベースにした水産版食育「ぎょしょく教育」の実践と展望 -愛媛大学南予水産研究センター社会科学研究部門のとりくみ-:期待される大学の地域貢献. (2011).

2010

  • Fujimoto, T., Saito, T., Sakao, S., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Developmental potential of embryonic cells in a nucleocytoplasmic hybrid formed using a goldfish haploid nucleus and loach egg cytoplasm. Int. J. Dev. Biol. 54, 827–835. (IF 2010 = 2.856) (2010).
  • Goto-Kazeto, R., Saito, T., Takagi, M., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Isolation of teleost primordial germ cells using flow cytometry. Int. J. Dev. Biol. 54, 1485–1490. (IF 2010 = 2.856) (2010).
  • Kawakami, Y., Goto-Kazeto, R., Saito, T., Fujimoto, T., Higaki, S., Takahashi, Y., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Generation of germ-line chimera zebrafish using primordial germ cells isolated from cultured blastomeres and cryopreserved embryoids. Int. J. Dev. Biol. 54, 1493–1501. (IF 2010 = 2.856) (2010).
  • Saito, T., Goto-Kazeto, R., Fujimoto, T., Kawakami, Y., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Inter-species transplantation and migration of primordial germ cells in cyprinid fish. Int. J. Dev. Biol. 54, 1479–1484. (IF 2010 = 2.856) (2010).
  • Yamaha, E., Goto-Kazeto, R., Saito, T., Kawakami, Y., Fujimoto, T., Adachi, S., and Arai, K. Primordial germ cell in teleost fish with special references to its specification and migration. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 26, 816–822. (IF 2010 = 0.945) (2010).
  • 若林良和* カツオの国モルディブ.田中雅一ら編:南アジア社会を学ぶ人のために,世界思想社, (2010).

2009

  • Yoshikawa, H., Morishima, K., Fujimoto, T., Saito, T., Kobayashi, T., Yamaha, E., and Arai, K. Chromosome Doubling in Early Spermatogonia Produces Diploid Spermatozoa in a Natural Clonal Fish. Biology of Reproduction 80, 973–979. (IF 2009 = 3.300) (2009).
  • 若林良和* カツオと日本社会 -カツオと海と人の関わりを問い直す-(筑波書房ブックレット42).筑波書房,全71頁 (2009).
  • 若林良和* “ぎょしょく教育”で地域を丸ごと理解する. (2009).

2008

  • Saito, T., Goto-Kazeto, R., Arai, K., and Yamaha, E. Xenogenesis in teleost fish through generation of germ-line chimeras by single primordial germ cell transplantation. Biology of Reproduction 78, 159–166. (IF 2008 = 3.469) (2008).
  • 若林良和編著 ぎょしょく教育 愛媛県愛南町発水産版食育の実践と提言. (2008).