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J-GLOBAL ID:202001002498191133   Update date: Oct. 20, 2021

Uesaka Masahiro

ウエサカ マサヒロ | Uesaka Masahiro
Affiliation and department:
Job title: 研究員
Research field  (3): Molecular biology ,  Developmental biology ,  Evolutionary biology
Research keywords  (8): Vertebrate ,  Epigenome ,  Transcriptome ,  ATAC-seq ,  Developmental hourglass model ,  Recapitulation theory ,  EvoDevo ,  Evolutionary developmental biology
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (4):
  • 2017 - 2022 脊索動物胚発生の分子発生システムゆらぎ測定と進化的保存性
  • 2018 - 2021 脊椎動物における進化と発生の反復傾向の検証に向けた発生時系列の遺伝子制御動態解析
  • 2015 - 2018 終脳発生の進化的多様性の起源解明に向けた比較オミックス解析
  • 2012 - 2015 偽遺伝子挿入による種特異的非コードRNA獲得に基づく哺乳類エピゲノム進化
Papers (15):
  • Hideyuki Nakashima, Keita Tsujimura, Koichiro Irie, Takuya Imamura, Cleber A. Trujillo, Masataka Ishizu, Masahiro Uesaka, Miao Pan, Hirofumi Noguchi, Kanako Okada, et al. MeCP2 controls neural stem cell fate specification through miR-199a-mediated inhibition of BMP-Smad signaling. Cell Reports. 2021. 35. 7. 109124-109124
  • Masahiro Uesaka, Shigeru Kuratani, Naoki Irie. The developmental hourglass model and recapitulation: An attempt to integrate the two models. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 2021
  • Shigeru Kuratani, Masahiro Uesaka, Naoki Irie. How can recapitulation be reconciled with modern concepts of evolution?. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 2020
  • Yongxin Li, Akihito Omori, Rachel L. Flores, Sheri Satterfield, Christine Nguyen, Tatsuya Ota, Toko Tsurugaya, Tetsuro Ikuta, Kazuho Ikeo, Mani Kikuchi, et al. Genomic insights of body plan transitions from bilateral to pentameral symmetry in Echinoderms. Communications Biology. 2020. 3. 1
  • Masahiro Uesaka, Shigeru Kuratani, Hiroyuki Takeda, Naoki Irie. Recapitulation-like developmental transitions of chromatin accessibility in vertebrates. Zoological Letters. 2019. 5. 1
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MISC (2):
  • Masahiro Uesaka. In the Spotlight-Postdoc. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 2020
  • Naoki Yamamoto, Nobuhiko Hamazaki, Masahiro Uesaka, Hiroko Shimokawa, Hiroko Tsukamura, Kei-ichiro Maeda, Yuji Mori, Takuya Imamura. Potential of promoter-associated noncoding RNAs for epigenetic setting during differentiation. DIFFERENTIATION. 2010. 80. S29-S29
Education (1):
  • 2012 - 2015 京都大学 大学院理学研究科 生物科学専攻 博士課程
Professional career (1):
  • 博士(理学) (京都大学)
Work history (3):
  • 2018/04 - 現在 RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research Research scientist
  • 2015/04 - 2018/03 Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo JSPS Research Fellow (PD)
  • 2012/04 - 2015/03 JSPS Research Fellow (DC1)
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