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Prof. Junzo Kamei

Department of Pathophysiology and Therapeutics

Hoshi University, Japan

Professor and Chairman


Email: kamei@hoshi.ac.jp


Qualifications

1983 Ph.D., School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hoshi University, Japan

1980 MS, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hoshi University, Japan

1978 BS, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hoshi University, Japan


Publications (selected)

  1. Hirano, S., Miyata, S., Onodera, K. and Kamei, J.: Involvement of dopamine D1aand noradrenaline1receptors in the antidepressant-like effect of chlorpheniramine in the mouse tail suspension test. European Journal of Pharmacology 562, 72-76 (2007)
  2. Miyata, S., Yamada, N., Hirano, S., Tanaka, S. and Kamei, J.: Diabetes attenuates psychological stress-elicited 5-HT secretion in the prefrontal cortex but not in the amygdala of mice. Brain Research 1147, 233-239 (2007)
  3. Kamei, J., Hayashi, S., Takahashi, Y. and Nozaki, C.: Role of cyclin-dependent kinase 5 in capsaicin-induced cough. European Journal of Parmacology 566, 181-184 (2007)
  4. Yoneko, M.,Kamei, J.,Ito, C.F. andKojima, J.:New approach for chronic renal failure model by direct kidney injection of doxorubicin in rats. Methods and Findings in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology 29, 389-394 (2007)
  5. Miyata, S., Shimoi, T., Hirano, S., Yamada, N., Hata, Y., Yoshikawa, N., Ohsawa, M. and Kamei, J.: Elevated open-platform test: a new method for screening serotonergic anxiolytics in mice. Journal of Pharmacological Science 105, 272-278 (2007)
  6. Kamei, J., Takahashi, Y., Itabashi, T., Hayashi, S. and Kawai, K.: Atopic cough-like cough hypersensitivity caused by passive sensitization with protein fraction ofAspergillus restrictusstrain A-17. Pulmonary Pharmacological and Therapeutics 21, 356-359 (2008)
  7. Yamakawa, T., Ohnaka, K., Tanaka, S-I., Utsunomiya, H., Kamei, J. and Kadonosono, K.: Cyclooxygenase-2 induction by lysophosphatidylcholine in cultured rat vascular smooth muscle cells: involvement of the p38MAPK pathway Biomedical Research 29, 1-8 (2008)
  8. Saitoh, A., Yamada, M., Yamada, M., Takahashi, K., Yamaguchi, K., Murasawa, H., Nakatani, H., Tatsumi, Y., Hirose, N. and Kamei, J.: Antidepressant-like effects of the delta-opioid receptor agonist SNC80 ([(+)-4-[(alphaR)-alpha-[(2S,5R)-2,5-dimethyl-4-(2-propenyl)-1- piperazinyl]-(3-methoxyphenyl)methyl]-N,N-diethylbenzamide) in an olfactory bulbectomized rat model. Brain Research 1208, 160-169 (2008)
  9. Kamei, J., Hayashi, S., Miyata, S. and Ohsawa, M.: Effect of Gosha-jinki-gan on vincristine-induced painful neuropathy in mice Journal of Japanese Pharmaceutical Palliative Care and Science 1, 19-24 (2008)
  10. Ohsawa, M., Miyata, S., Carlsson, A. and Kamei, J.: Preventive effect of acetyl-L-carnitine on the thermal hypoalgesia in streptozotocin-induced diabetic mice. European Journal of Pharmacology 588, 213-216 (2008)
  11. Sakami, S., Maeda, M., Kawai, K., Aoki, T., Kawamura, K., Fujii, H., Endo, T., Ueno, S., Izumimoto, N., Morita, K., Kamei, J. and Nagase, H.: Structure-Antitussive Activity Relationships of Naltrindole Derivatives. Identification of Novel and Potent Antitussive Agents. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry51: 4404-4411 (2008)
  12. Kamei, J., Ohsawa, M., Miyata, S., Endo, K., Hayakawa, H.: Effects of cytidine 5'-diphosphocholine (CDP-choline) on the thermal nociceptive threshold in streptozotocin-induced diabetic mice. European Journal of Pharmacology 589, 32-36 (2008)
  13. Kamei, J., Ohsawa, M., Miyata, S. and Tanaka, S.: Preventive effect of L-carnosine on changes in the thermal nociceptive threshold in streptozotocin-induced diabetic mice. European Journal of Pharmacology 600, 83-86 (2008)
  14. Takahashi, K., Saitoh, A., Yamada, M., Maruyama, Y., Hirose, N., Kamei, J. and Yamada, M.: Gene expression profiling reveals complex changes in the olfactory bulbectomy model of depression after chronic treatment with antidepressants. Journal of Pharmacological Science 108, 320-334 (2008)
  15. Kamei, J., Shimada, M., Sunohara, T., Miyata, S., Kamei, A. and Ohsawa, M.: Potentiation of the antidepressant-like effect of fluoxetine by aripiprazole in the mouse tail suspension test. Journal of Pharmacological Science 108, 381-384 (2008)
  16. Ohkura, N., Fujimura, M., Hara, J., Ohsawa, M., Kamei, J. and Nakao, S.: Bronchoconstriction-triggered cough in conscious guinea pigs. Experimental Lung Research 35, 296-306 (2009)
  17. Kamei, J., Miyata, S. and Ohsawa, M.: Involvement of the benzodiazepine system in the anxiolytic-like effect of Yokukansan (Yi-gan san). Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry 33, 1431-1437 (2009)
  18. Carlsson, A., Ohsawa, M., Hallberg, M., Nyberg, F and Kamei, J.: Substance P1-7 induces antihyperalgesia in diabetic mice through a mechanism involving the naloxone sensitive sigma-receptors. European Journal of Pharmacology 626, 250-255 (2010)
  19. Ohsawa, M., Hayashi, S. andKamei, J.: Effect of acute topical application of (+)-pentazocine on the mechanical allodynia in diabetic mice. European Journal of Pharmacology 641, 49-53 (2010)
  20. Yoneko, M., Katayama, Y., Igarashi, T., Mori, T., Moro, N., Kondo, Y.,Kamei, J. andKojima, J.: Characterization of Cerebral Salt Wasting after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Model Induced by Endovascular Puncture. Methods and Findings in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology 32, 475-480 (2010)
  21. Kamei, J., Nakanishi, Y., Ishikawa, Y., Hayashi, S., Asato, M. and Ohsawa, M.: Possible involvement of tetrodotoxin-resistant sodium channels in cough reflex European Journal of Pharmacology 652. 117-120 (2011)
  22. Miyata, S., Hirano, S., Ohsawa, M. and Kamei, J.: Chlorpheniramine exerts anxiolytic-like effects and activates prefrontal 5-HT systems in mice. Psychopharmacology 213, 325-336 (2011)