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Masafumi AMANO

[Research papers]

 

Okuzawa K, Amano M, Kobayashi M, Aida K, Hanyu I, Hasegawa Y, Miyamoto K. (1990).

Differences in salmon GnRH and chicken GnRH-II contents in discrete brain areas of male and female rainbow trout according to age and stage of maturity. General and Comparative Endocrinology 80, 116-126.

 

Amano M, Oka Y, Aida K, Okumoto N, Kawashima S, Hasegawa Y. (1991).

Immunocytochemical demonstration of salmon GnRH and chicken GnRH-II in the brain of masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou. Journal of Comparative Neurology 314, 587-597.

 

Amano M, Aida K, Okumoto N, Hasegawa Y. (1992).

Changes in salmon GnRH and chicken GnRH-II contents in the brain and pituitary, and GTH contents in the pituitary in female masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou, from hatching through ovulation. Zoological Science 9, 375-386.

 

Amano M, Okuzawa K, Yanagisawa T, Hasegawa Y, Aida K. (1992).

Immunoreactive gonadotropin-releasing hormone in the carp brain. Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi 58, 593.

 

Kobayashi M, Amano M, Hasegawa Y, Okuzawa K, Aida K. (1992).

Effects of olfactory tract section on brain GnRH distribution, plasma gonadotropin levels, and gonadal stage in goldfish. Zoological Science 9, 765-773.

 

Amano M, Aida K, Okumoto N, Hasegawa Y. (1993).

Changes in levels of GnRH in the brain and pituitary, and GTH in the pituitary in male masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou, from hatching to maturation. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 11, 233-240.

 

Okuzawa K, Amano M, Aida K, Hasegawa Y, Tanaka H, Kagawa H. (1993).

Chromatographic and immunological identification of gonadotropin-releasing hormone in five marine teleosts. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 12, 337-345.

 

小林徹, 酒井則良, 伏木省三, 長浜嘉孝, 天野勝文, 会田勝美. (1993).

三倍体ニジマス雄における血清および下垂体ホルモン量の変動と精巣の発達.日本水産学会誌 59, 981-989.

 

Amano M, Okumoto N, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Suzuki Y, Aida K. (1994).

Salmon gonadotropin-releasing hormone and gonadotropin are involved in precocious maturation in underyearling male masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou. General and Comparative Endocrinology 95, 368-373.

 

Amano M, Hyodo S, Urano A, Okumoto N, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Suzuki Y, Aida K. (1994).

Activation of salmon gonadotropin-releasing hormone synthesis by 17α-methyltestosterone administration in yearling masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou. General and Comparative Endocrinology 95, 374-380.

 

Kobayashi M, Amano M, Kim M, Furukawa K, Hasegawa Y, Aida K. (1994).

Gonadotropin-releasing hormones of terminal nerve origin are not essential to ovarian development and ovulation in goldfish. General and Comparative Endocrinology 95, 192-200.

 

Amano M, Hyodo S, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Suzuki Y, Urano A, Aida K. (1995).

Salmon GnRH synthesis in the preoptic area and the ventral telencephalon is activated during gonadal maturation in female masu salmon. General and Comparative Endocrinology 99, 13-21.

 

Amano M, Hyodo S, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Urano A, Suzuki Y, Aida K. (1995).

Short photoperiod accelerates preoptic and ventral telencephalic salmon GnRH synthesis and precocious maturation in underyearling male masu salmon. General and Comparative Endocrinology 99, 22-27.

 

Yamamoto N, Oka Y, Amano M, Aida K, Hasegawa Y, Kawashima S. (1995).

Multiple gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)-immunoreactive systems in the brain of the dwarf gourami, Colisa lalia: immunohistochemistry and radioimmunoassay. Journal of Comparative Neurology 355, 354-368.

 

Kim M, Oka Y, Amano M, Kobayashi M, Okuzawa K, Hasegawa Y, Kawashima S, Suzuki Y, Aida K. (1995).

Immunocytochemical localization of sGnRH and cGnRH-II in the brain of goldfish, Carassius auratus. Journal of Comparative Neurology 356, 72-82

 

Naito N, Koide Y, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kawauchi H, Aida K, Kitamura S, Nakai Y. (1995).

The biased intracellular accumulation of the ß-subunit of salmon gonadotropin (GTHII) in the pituitary of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss, during gametogenesis. Cell and Tissue Research 279, 93-99.

 

Amano M, Urano A, Aida K. (1997).

Distribution and function of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) in the teleost brain. Zoological Science 14, 1-11.

 

Amano M, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Suzuki Y, Aida K. (1997).

Activation of salmon GnRH mRNA expression prior to differentiation of precocious males in masu salmon. General and Comparative Endocrinology 105, 365-371.

 

Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (1997).

The maturation of the salmon GnRH system and its regulation by gonadal steroids in masu salmon. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 17, 63-70.

 

Amano M, Okumoto N, Aida K. (1997).

Incomplete development of the brain-pituitary-gonadal axis may underlie the delay in the initiation of precocious maturation in male sockeye salmon. Fisheries Science 63, 873-876.

 

Kobayashi M, Amano M, Kim M, Yoshiura Y, Sohn YC, Suetake H, Aida K. (1997).

Gonadotropin-releasing hormone and gonadotropin in goldfish and masu salmon. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 17, 1-8.

 

Amano M, Kobayashi M, Okumoto N, Aida K. (1998).

Low GnRH levels in the brain and the pituitary in triploid female sockeye salmon. Fisheries Science 64, 340-341.

 

Amano M, Ashihara M, Yoshiura Y, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Aida K. (1998).

Two differing salmon GnRH precursor mRNAs are co-expressed in the brain of sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka). Cell and Tissue Research 292, 267-273.

 

Amano M, Oka Y, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Aida K. (1998).

Ontogenic development of salmon GnRH and chicken GnRH-II systems in the brain of masu salmon. Cell and Tissue Research 293, 427-434.

 

Kobayashi T, Fushiki S, Sakai N, Hara A, Amano M, Aida K, Nakamura M, Nagahama Y. (1998).

Oogenesis and changes in the levels of reproductive hormones in triploid female rainbow trout. Fisheries Science 64, 206-215.

 

Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (1999).

Effects of photoperiod on salmon GnRH mRNA levels in brain of castrated underyearling precocious male masu salmon. General and Comparative Endocrinology 115, 70-75.

 

天野勝文. (1999).

魚類の性中枢に関する内分泌学的研究.日本水産学会誌.65, 613-616.

 

生田和正, 天野勝文, 北村章二. (1999).

酸性降下物と生態系影響 陸水生態系に及ぼす酸性雨の影響特に魚類への影響.環境科学会誌 12, 259-264.

 

Munakata A, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (1999).

Growth of wild honmasu salmon parr in a tributary of Lake Chuzenji. Fisheries Science 65, 965-966.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Yamada H, Yamamori K. (2000).

Roles of melatonin in gonadal maturation of underyearling precocious male masu salmon. General and Comparative Endocrinology 120: 190-197.

 

Munakata A, Bjornsson B Th, Jonsson E, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Kurokawa T, Aida K. (2000).

Post-release adaptation processes of hatchery-reared honmasu salmon parr. Journal of Fish Biology 56, 163-172.

 

Okubo K, Amano M, Yoshiura Y, Suetake H, Aida K. (2000).

A novel form of gonadotropin-releasing hormone in the medaka, Oryzias latipes. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communication 276, 298-303.

 

Munakata A, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (2000).

Inhibitory effects of testosterone on downstream migratory behavior in masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou. Zoological Science 17, 863-870.

 

Munakata A, Aida K, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Ogata H. (2000).

Changes in histidine and anserine levels in hatchery-reared honmasu salmon parr after release in a river. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 31, 274-278.

 

Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (2001).

Effects of photoperiod on pituitary gonadotropin levels in masu salmon. Journal of Experimental Zoology 289, 449-455.

 

Kim M, Kobayashi M, Oka Y, Amano M, Kawashima S, Aida K. (2001).

Effects of olfactory tract section on the immunohistochemical distribution of brain GnRH fibers in the female goldfish, Carassius auratus. Zoological Science 18, 241-248.

 

Munakata A, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (2001).

The involvement of sex steroid hormones in downstream and upstream migratory behavior of masu salmon. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B 129, 661-669.

 

Munakata A, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (2001).

The effects of testosterone on upstream migratory behavior in masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou. General and Comparative Endocrinology 122, 329-340.

 

Ikuta K, Munakata A, Aida K, Amano M, Kitamura S. (2001).

Effects of low pH on upstream migration behavior in land-locked sockeye salmon Oncorhynchus nerka. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 130, 99-106.

 

Amano M, Takahashi A, Yamanome T, Okubo K, Aida K, Yamamori K. (2002).

Molecular cloning of three cDNAs encoding different GnRHs in the brain of barfin flounder. General and Comparative Endocrinology 126, 325-333.

 

Amano M, Oka Y, Yamanome T, Okuzawa K, Yamamori K. (2002).

Three GnRH systems in the brain and pituitary of a pleuronectiform fish, barfin flounder Verasper moseri. Cell and Tissue Research 309, 323-329.

 

Amano M, Okubo K, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Okuzawa K, Yamada H, Aida K, Yamamori K. (2002).

Ontogenic origin of salmon GnRH neurons in the ventral telencephalon and the preoptic area in masu salmon. General and Comparative Endocrinology 127, 256-262.

 

Yamada H, Chiba H, Amano M, Iigo M, Iwata M. (2002).

Rainbow trout eyed-stage embryos demonstrate melatonin rhythms under light-dark conditions as measured by a newly developed time-resolved fluoroimmunoassay (TR-FIA). General and Comparative Endocrinology 125, 41-46.

 

Moriyama S, Ito T, Takahashi A, Amano M, Sower SA, Hirano T, Yamamori K, Kawauchi H. (2002).

A homologue of mammalian prolactin-releasing peptide (fish arginyl-phenylalanyl-amide peptide) is a major hypothalamic peptide of prolactin release in teleost fish. Endocrinology 143, 2071-2079.

 

Yamada H, Amano M, Okuzawa K, Chiba H, Iwata M. (2002).

Maturational changes in brain contents of salmon GnRH in rainbow trout as measured by a newly developed time-resolved fluoroimmunoassay for sGnRH. General and Comparative Endocrinology 126, 136-143.

 

Munakata A, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (2002).

Sex steroids control migration of masu salmon. Fisheries Science 68, Supplement, 49-52.

 

Yamada H, Satoh R, Chiba H, Amano M, Kambegawa A, Iwata M. (2002).

Time-resolved fluoroimmunoassay (TR-FIA) method for steroids, melatonin and gonadotropin-releasing hormone in eco-physiological researches. Fisheries Science 68, Supplement, 1275-1276.

 

Amano M, Takahashi A, Oka Y, Yamanome T, Kawauchi H, Yamamori K. (2003).

Immunocytochemical localization and ontogenic development of melanin-concentrating hormone in the brain of a pleuronectiform fish, the barfin flounder. Cell and Tissue Research 311, 71-77.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Yamamori K. (2003).

Characterization and maturational differences of melatonin binding sites in the masu salmon brain. General and Comparative Endocrinology 131, 338-344.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Yamamori K. (2003).

Daily variations in melatonin binding sites in the masu salmon brain. Neuroscience Letters 350, 9-12.

 

Amano M, Okubo K, Yamanome T, Oka Y, Kitamura S, Ikuta K, Takahashi A, Aida K, Yamamori K. (2003).

GnRH systems in masu salmon and barfin flounder. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 28, 19-22.

 

Kitani T, Matsumoto S, Yamada H, Amano M, Iwata M, Ueda H. (2003).

Changes in GnRH levels in the brain and pituitary gland during migration of sockeye salmon and chum salmon. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 28, 269-270.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Okuzawa K, Yamada H, Yamamori K. (2004).

Disturbance of plasma melatonin profile by high dose melatonin administration inhibits testicular maturation of precocious male masu salmon. Zoological Science 21, 79-85.

 

Amano M, Okubo K, Yamanome T, Oka Y, Kawaguchi N, Aida K, Yamamori K. (2004).

Ontogenic development of three GnRH systems in the brain of a pleuronectiform fish, barfin flounder. Zoological Science 21, 311-317.

 

Amano M, Okubo K, Yamanome T, Yamada H, Aida K, Yamamori K. (2004).

Changes in brain GnRH mRNA and pituitary GnRH peptide during testicular maturation in barfin flounder. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B 138, 435-443.

 

Amano M, Yamanome T, Yamada H, Okuzawa K, Yamamori K. (2004).

Effects of photoperiod on GnRH levels in the brain and pituitary of underyearling male barfin flounder. Fisheries Science 70, 812-818.

 

Yamamoto Y, Mori M, Amano M, Yamanome T, Saito S, Taniguchi K, Yamamori K, Taniguchi K. (2004).

Morphogenesis of the olfactory pit in a flatfish, barfin flounder (Verasper moseri). Journal of Veterinary Medical Science. 66, 1275-1278.

 

Saito S, Yamamoto Y, Mori M, Amano M, Yamanome T, Taniguchi K, Yamamori K, Taniguchi K. (2004).

Variety in histochemical characteristics of the olfactory receptor cells in a flatfish, barfin flounder (Verasper moseri). Journal of Veterinary Medical Science. 66, 1409-1412.

 

Yamamoto Y, Mori M, Saito S, Amano M, Yamanome T, Taniguchi K, Oikawa T, Yamamori K, Taniguchi K. (2004).

Differential expression of histochemical characteristics in the developing olfactory receptor cells in a flatfish, barfin flounder (Verasper moseri). Journal of Veterinary Medical Science. 66, 1609-1611.

 

Chiba H, Amano M, Yamada H, Fujimoto Y, Ojima D, Okuzawa K, Yamanome T, Yamamori K, Iwata M. (2004).

Involvement of gonadotropin-releasing hormone in thyroxine release in three different forms of teleost fish: barfin founder, masu salmon and goldfish. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 30, 267-273.

 

Takahashi A, Tsuchiya K, Yamanome T, Amano M, Yasuda A, Yamamori K, Kawauchi H. (2004).

Possible involvement of melanin-concentrating hormone in food intake in a teleost, barfin flounder. Peptides 25, 1613-1622.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Yamamori K. (2005).

Effects of feeding time on approaching behavior to food odor in goldfish. Fisheries Science 71, 183-186.

 

Amano M, Takahashi A, Yamanome T, Oka Y, Amiya N, Kawauchi H, Yamamori K. (2005).

Immunocytochemical localization and ontogenic development of α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone (α-MSH) in the brain of a pleuronectiform fish, barfin flounder. Cell and Tissue Research 320, 127-134.

 

Yamanome T, Amano M, Takahashi A. (2005).

White background reduces the occurrence of staining, activates melanin concentrating hormone and promotes somatic growth in barfin flounder. Aquaculture 244, 323-329.

 

Takahashi A, Amano M, Itoh T, Yasuda A, Yamanome T, Amemiya Y, Sasaki K, Sakai M, Yamamori K, Kawauchi H. (2005).

Nucleotide sequence and expression of three subtypes of proopiomelanocortin mRNA in barfin flounder. General and Comparative Endocrinology 141, 291-303.

 

Munakata A, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (2005).

Foraging and growth of hatchery-reared honmasu salmon parr in a natural river. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 36, 411-415.

 

Amiya N, Amano M, Takahashi A, Yamanome T, Kawauchi H, Yamamori K. (2005).

Effects of tank color on melanin-concentrating hormone levels in the brain, pituitary gland and plasma of the barfin flounder as revealed by a newly developed time-resolved fluoroimmunoassay. General and Comparative Endocrinology 143, 251-256.

 

Sakamoto T, Amano M, Hyodo S, Moriyama S, Takahashi A, Kawauchi H, Ando M. (2005).

Expression of prolactin-releasing peptide and prolactin in the euryhaline mudskippers (Periophthalmus modestus): prolactin-releasing peptide as a primary regulator of prolactin. Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 34, 825-834.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Furukawa K, Tabata M, Yamamori K. (2006).

Photic and circadian regulation of self-feeding activity in ayu. Fisheries Science 72, 250-255.

 

Amano M, Moriyama S, Iigo M, Kitamura S, Amiya N, Yamamori K, Ukena K, Tsutsui K. (2006).

Novel fish hypothalamic neuropeptides stimulate the release of gonadotropins and growth hormone from the pituitary of sockeye salmon. Journal of Endocrinology 188, 417-423.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Kitamura S, Amiya N, Yamamori K. (2006).

Changes in melatonin binding sites under artificial light-dark, constant light and constant dark conditions in the masu salmon brain. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A 144, 509-513.

 

Pham KX, Amano M, Amiya N, Kurita Y, Yamamori K. (2006).

Distribution of three GnRHs in the brain and pituitary of the wild Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Fisheries Science 72, 89-94.

 

Takahashi A, Amano M, Amiya N, Yamanome T, Yamamori K, Kawauchi H. (2006).

Expression of three proopiomelanocortin (POMC) subtype genes and mass spectrometric identification of POMC-derived peptides in pars distalis and pars intermedia of barfin flounder pituitary. General and Comparative Endocrinology 145, 280-286.

 

Naudé R, Oelofsen W, Takahashi A, Amano M, Kawauchi H. (2006).

Molecular cloning and characterization of proopiomelanocortin cDNA from the ostrich (Struthio camelus). General and Comparative Endocrinology 146, 310-317.

 

Pham KX, Amano M, Amiya N, Kurita Y, Yamamori K. (2006).

Changes in brain and pituitary GnRH levels during ovarian maturation of wild female Japanese flounder. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 32, 241-248.

 

Amano M, Oka Y, Amiya N, Yamamori K. (2007). Immunohistochemical localization and ontogenic development of prolactin-releasing peptide in the brain of the ovoviviparous fish species Poecilia reticulata (guppy). Neuroscience Letters 413, 206-209.

 

Amano M, Iigo M, Sunuma T, Yamashita M, Furukawa K, Tabata M, Yamamori K. (2007).

Development of new self-feeding system for mass rearing of ayu Plecoglossus altivelis altivelis under artificial and natural light-dark cycles. Fisheries Science 73, 800-807.

 

Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S. (2007)

Effects of a gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist on gonadotropin levels in masu salmon and sockeye salmon. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A 307A, 535-541.

 

Munakata A, Amano M, Ikuta K, Kitamura S, Aida K. (2007).

Effects of growth hormone and cortisol on the downstream migratory behavior in masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou. General and Comparative Endocrinology 150, 12-17.

 

Amiya N, Amano M, Takahashi A, Yamanome T, Yamamori K. (2007).

Profiles of α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone in the Japanese flounder as revealed by a newly developed time-resolved fluoroimmunoassay and immunohistochemistry. General and Comparative Endocrinology 151, 135-141.

 

Yamanome T, Amano M, Amiya N, Takahashi A. (2007).

Hypermelanosis on the blind side of Japanese flounder is diminished by rearing in white tank. Fisheries Science 73, 466-468.

 

Sunuma T, Amano M, Yamanome T, Furukawa K, Yamamori K. (2007).

Self-feeding activity of a pleuronectiform fish, the barfin flounder. Aquaculture 270, 566-569.

 

Moriyama S, Kasahara M, Amiya N, Takahashi A, Amano M, Sower SA, Yamamori K, Kawauchi H. (2007).

RFamide peptides inhibit the expression of melanotropin and growth hormone genes in the pituitary of an agnathan, the sea lamprey, Petromyzon marinus. Endocrinology 148, 3740-3749.

 

Pham KX, Amano M, Amiya N, Kurita Y, Shimizu A, Yamamori K. (2007).

Immunohistochemical localization of three GnRH systems in the brain and pituitary of Japanese flounder. Fisheries Science 73, 1113-1122.

 

Amiya N, Amano M, Oka Y, Iigo M, Takahashi A, Yamamori K. (2007).

Immunohistochemical localization of orexin/hypocretin-like immunoreactive peptides and melanin-concentrating hormone in the brain and pituitary of medaka. Neuroscience Letters 427, 16-21.

 

Amano M, Oka Y, Nagai Y, Amiya N, Yamamori K. (2008).

Immunohistochemical localization of a GnRH-like peptide in the brain of the cephalopod spear squid, Loligo bleekeri. General and Comparative Endocrinology 156, 277-284.

 

Amano M, Pham KX, Amiya N, Yamanome T, Yamamori K. (2008).

Changes in brain seabream GnRH mRNA and pituitary seabream GnRH peptide levels during ovarian maturation in female barfin flounder. General and Comparative Endocrinology 158, 168-172.

 

Amiya N, Amano M, Yamanome T, Yamamori K, Takahashi A. (2008).

Effects of background color on GnRH and MCH Levels in the barfin flounder brain. General and Comparative Endocrinology 155, 88-93.

 

Pham KX, Amano M, Kurita Y, Shimizu A, Fujinami Y, Amiya N, Yamamori K. (2008).

Changes in the immunostaining intensities of follicle-stimulating hormone and luteinizing hormone during ovarian maturation in the female Japanese flounder. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 34, 357-365.

 

Amiya N, Amano M, Iigo M, Yamanome T, Takahashi A, Yamamori K. (2008).

Interaction of orexin/hypocretin-like immunoreactive neurons with melanin-concentrating hormone and α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone neurons in the brain of a pleuronectiform fish, barfin flounder. Fisheries Science 74, 1040-1046.

 

Moriyama S, Oda M, Yamazaki T, Yamaguchi K, Amiya N, Takahashi T, Amano M, Goto T, Nozaki M, Meguro H, Kawauchi H. (2008).

Gene structure and functional characterization of growth hormone in dogfish, Squalus acanthias. Zoological Science 25, 604-613.

 

Kobayashi Y, Chiba H, Amiya N, Yamanome T, Mizusawa K, Amano M, Takahashi A. (2008).

Expression of proopiomelanocortin genes in pituitary gland of barfin flounder does not always respond to background color. General and Comparative Endocrinology 158, 259-267.

 

Amano M, Takahashi A. (2009).

Melanin-concentrating hormone: A neuropeptide hormone affecting the relationship between photic environment and fish with special reference to background color and food intake regulation. Peptides 30, 1979-1984.

 

Amano M, Amiya N, Hiramatsu M, Tomioka T, Oka Y. (2009).

Interaction between neuropeptide Y immunoreactive neurons and galanin immunoreactive neurons in the brain of the masu salmon, Oncorhynchus masou. Neuroscience Letters 462, 33-38.

 

Amano M, Okumura T, Okubo K, Amiya N, Takahashi A, Oka Y. (2009).

Biochemical analysis and immunohistochemical examination of a GnRH-like immunoreactive peptide in the central nervous system of a decapod crustacean the kuruma prawn (Marsupenaeus japonicas). Zoological Science 26, 840-845.

 

Sunuma T, Amano M, Iigo M, Yamamori K. (2009).

Food-entrainable circadian oscillator in goldfish: Multiple daily feeding times and food anticipatory activity. Fisheries Science 75, 207-214.

 

Sunuma T, Yamanome T, Amano M, Takahashi A, Yamamori K. (2009).

White background stimulates the food intake of a pleuronectiform fish the barfin flounder, Verasper moseri (Jordan et Gilbert). Aquaculture Research 40, 748-751.

 

Takahashi A, Kobayashi Y, Amano M, Yamanome T. (2009).

Structural and functional diversity of proopiomelanocortin in fish with special reference to barfin flounder. Peptides 30, 1374-1382.

 

Sunuma T, Amano M, Yamanome T, Yamamori K. (2009).

Individual variability of self-feeding activity by grouped-reared barfin flounder. Fisheries Science 75, 1295-1300.

 

Selvaraj S, Kitano H, Fujinaga Y, Amano M, Takahashi A, Shimizu A, Yoneda M, Yamaguchi, A, Matsuyama M. (2009).

Immunological characterization and distribution of three GnRH forms in the brain and pituitary gland of chub mackerel (Scomber japonicus). Zoological Science 26, 828-839.

 

Amano M, Moriyama S, Okubo K, Amiya N, Takahashi A, Oka Y. (2010).

Biochemical and immunohistochemical analyses of a GnRH-like peptide in the neural ganglia of the Pacific abalone Haliotis discus hannai (Gastropoda). Zoological Science 27, 656-661.

 

Amano M. (2010).

Reproductive Biology of Salmoniform and Pleuronectiform Fishes with Special Reference to Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH). Aqua-BioScience Monographs 3, 39-72.

 

Amano M, Yokoyama T, Amiya N, Hotta M, Takakusaki Y, Kado R, Oka Y. (2010).

Biochemical and immunohistochemical analyses of GnRH-like peptides in the nerve ganglion of chiton, Liolophura japonica. Zoological Science (in press)

 

 

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サケ科魚類における生殖腺刺激ホルモン放出ホルモン(GnRH)遺伝子の発現とその役割. 月刊海洋 27, pp.308-312.

 

Kim M, Amano M, Suetake H, Kobayashi M, Aida K. (1997).

GnRH neurons and gonadal maturation in masu salmon and goldfish. In "GnRH Neurons: Gene to Behavior", I.S.Parhar and Y.Sakuma,eds. Brain Shuppan Publishers, Tokyo pp.313-324.

 

天野勝文,朴民根,小林牧人.(1998).

ゴナドトロピン放出ホルモン(GnRH)とその受容体.生殖とホルモン(ホルモンの分子生物学シリーズ第3巻),日本比較内分泌学会編,学会出版センター,東京,pp.19-57.

 

天野勝文.(2000).

生殖腺刺激ホルモン放出ホルモン. 月刊海洋 32, pp.69-74.