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Yasuo Sakuma

  • MD, PhD
  • Professor Emeritus
  • Nippon Medical School
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Recent publications

  • Identification of an Intra- and Inter-specific Tear Protein Signal in Rodents

    • Tsunoda M
    • Miyamichi K
    • Eguchi R
    • et al.
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  • Oxytocin is indispensable for conspecific-odor preference and controls the initiation of female, but not male, sexual behavior in mice

    • Dhungel S
    • Rai D
    • Terada M
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Professor Emeritus

Nippon Medical School

April 2012 - Present



Yokohama City University School of Medicine Graduate School of Medicine

April 1971 - January 1975(4 years)


Born in Kamakura, Japan, 3 Dec1946. MD (1971), PhD (1975), Yokohama City Univ. He held positions in Yokohama City Univ; Gunma Univ; Postdoctoral Fellow, Rockefeller Univ; Niigata Univ; Hirosaki Univ; Nippon Med School. Currently the President of Univ Tokyo Health Sci, nurturing physical and occupational therapists; Prof Emeritus, Nippon Med Sch; Adjunct Prof, Rockefeller Univ; Councilor, Natl Inst Natural Sci Administration, Japan. Main interests in reproductive neuroendocrinology; sexual behavior and motivation. Member of Physiol Soc Jpn, Jpn Endocr Soc, Jpn Neurosci Soc, among others. Editor-in-Chief, J Physiol Sci

Co-authors (176)

  • Hirotaka Ishii