Researchers / Yu Tahara
- Doctor of Science
- Assistant Professor, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study
The circadian clock system in mammals comprises endogenous pacemakers located in the brain and periphery that organize various biological activities. I am interested in the effect of physical and psychological stress on the circadian clock system.
Education and Academic Employment
|2008||B. Science, Waseda University|
|2010||M. Science, Waseda University|
|2013||D. Science, Waseda University|
|2011-2013||JSPS Research Fellow (DC2)|
|2011-2012||Visiting Researcher, Dept. Psychiatry, UCLA|
|2013-2014||Research Associate, Waseda University|
|2014-2015||Assistant Professor, Waseda University|
|2015-||Assistant Professor, WIAS, Waseda University|
Research Fields of Interest
- Circadian rhythm
Ohnishi N#, Tahara Y#, Kuriki D, Haraguchi A, and Shibata S, Warm water bath stimulates phase-shifts of the peripheral circadian clocks in PER2::LUCIFERASE mouse, PLoS ONE, 9: e100272, (#These authors equally contributed this work.)
Nakamura Y*, Ishimaru K*, Tahara Y*, Shibata S, Nakao A, Disruption of the Suprachiasmatic Nucleus Blunts A Time of Day-Dependent Variation in Systemic Anaphylactic Reaction in Mice, (*These authors equally contributed this work.), J Immunological Research, 2014:474217.
Tahara Y, Shibata S, Circadian rhythm and food/nutrition. Mechanisms of Circadian Systems in Animals and Their Clinical Relevance, Springer, Review, 2014, 237-260.
Tahara Y, Shibata S, Chrono-biology, chrono-pharmacology, and chrono-nutrition, J pharm Sci., Review, 2014, 124:320-335.
Tahara Y, Shibata S, Chronobiology and Nutrition. Neuroscience, Review, 2013, 253: 78-88.
Tahara Y, Kuroda H, Saito K, Nakajima Y, Kubo Y, Ohnishi N, Seo Y, Otsuka M, Fuse Y, Ohura Y, Komatsu T, Moriya Y, Okada S, Furutani N, Hirao A, Horikawa K, Kudo T, Shibata S, In Vivo Monitoring of Peripheral Circadian Clocks in the Mouse. Curr Biol, 2012, 22: 1029-1034.
Tahara Y, Otsuka M, Fuse Y, Hirao A, and Shibata S, Restricted feeding elicits insulin-dependent regulation of Per2 and Rev-erba gene expression as an early step in entrainment of the liver clock, J Biol Rhythms, 2011, 26: 230-240.
Tahara Y, Hirao A, Moriya T, Kudo T, Shibata S, Dorsomedial hypothalamus is not necessary for the feeding-induced entrainment of liver circadian rhythm in Per2::luc knock-in mouse. J Biol Rhythms, 2010, 25: 9-18.
Membership of Academic Organization
Japanese Society for Chronobiology
The Japanese Pharmacology Society
Physiological Society of Japan
Japan Society of Nutrition and Food Science
Society of Research on Biological Rhythms
|2010||Poster Award, Annual meeting of Japanese society for Chronobiology|
|2012, 2014||Research Merit Award, SRBR meeting|