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Okamoto Naoki

Affiliation
Life Science Center for Survival Dynamics, Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance (TARA)
Official title
Assistant Professor
Sex
Male
KAKEN ID
10577969
Research fields
Developmental biology
Cell biology
Research keywords
Comparative Endocrinology
Insect Physiology
Bombyx mori
Drosophila melanogaster
Insulin-Like Peptides
Steroid Hormones
Research projects
Elucidation of the neuroendocrine control of hatching behavior2020-09 -- 2022-03Naoki OkamotoUniversity of Tsukuba/Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up2,860,000Yen
Elucidation of the neuroendocrine control of innate behavior during development.2020-05 -- (current)Naoki OkamotoMolecular Biology Society of Japan/The 10th Tomizawa Jun-ichi & Keiko Fund for Young Scientist3,000,000Yen
発生タイミングを制御する神経細胞ネットワークとその機能の解明2015-09 -- 2020-03Naoki Okamoto内藤記念科学振興財団/2014年度内藤記念海外研究留学助成金3,000,000Yen
テナガショウジョウバエ性的二型の分子機構:体サイズと内分泌支配の関係について2014-04 -- 2015-08Naoki OkamotoJapan Society of for the Promotion of Science/Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research3,770,000Yen
インスリン様ペプチドの産生を制御する栄養シグナル伝達機構の解明2013-08 -- 2016-03岡本 直樹武田科学振興財団/2013年度ライフサイエンス研究奨励2,000,000Yen
Study on regulatory mechanisms of the expression and secretion of insulin-like peptides2011-04 -- 2013-03Naoki OkamotoJapan Society of for the Promotion of Science/Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)2,730,000Yen
Career history
2020-04 -- (current)University of Tsukuba Life Science Center for Survival Dynamics Assistant Professor
2017-09 -- 2020-03University of California, Riverside Department of Entomology Assistant Project Scientist
2015-09 -- 2017-08University of California, Riverside Department of Entomology JSPS Postdoctoral fellow for Research Abroad / Assistant Project Scientist
2014-04 -- 2015-08RIKEN RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology Research Scientist
2011-04 -- 2014-03RIKEN RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology Special Postdoctoral Researcher
2010-03 -- 2011-03RIKEN RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology Research Scientist
2009-04 -- 2010-03Nagoya University Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences Global COE Prefellow
Academic background
2000-04 -- 2004-03Kansai University Faculty of Engineering Department of BiotechnologyGraduated
2004-04 -- 2006-03Nagoya University Graduate School of Science Division of Biological ScienceCompleted
2006-04 -- 2009-03Nagoya University Graduate School of Science Division of Biological ScienceCompleted
Degree
2009-03Doctor of ScienceNagoya University
Honors & Awards
2021-04令和3年度 若手教員特別奨励賞
2021-04Young Scientists’ Prize for Science and Technology by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology昆虫の発育と成長を調節する内分泌機構に関する研究
2019-07Excellent Oral Presentation Award (The 4th International Insect Hormone Workshop 2019)
2017-09Excellent Oral Presentation Award (The 3rd International Insect Hormone Workshop 2017)
2015-07Travel Award for Outstanding Oral Presentation (The 2nd International Insect Hormone Workshop 2015)
2014-067th Daigoro Moriwaki Award : First Prize
2014-03Genetics Society of America Poster Award : Third Prize
2014-01Biology Prize (FY2013: RIKEN Special Postdoctoral Researchers/Foreign Postdoctoral Researchers Presentation of Research Results)
2013-03RIKEN Research Incentive Award
2012-09RIKEN CDB Retreat Poster Award : First Prize
2009-11Global COE Young Scientist Award (MEXT Global COE program in Nagoya University)
2008-12Best Presentation Prize for Under-Forty (The 33rd Annual Meeting of
the Japanese Society for Comparative Endocrinology)
Refereed academic journal/Refereed international conference paper
Other articles
Books
  • Molluscan Insulin-Related Peptides
    岡本 直樹
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Second Edition, Elsevier, pp.681-683, 2021-07
  • Insect Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Like Peptides
    Okamoto Naoki
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Second Edition, Elsevier, pp.677-679, 2021-07
  • Insect Insulin-Like Peptides
    Okamoto Naoki
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Second Edition, Elsevier, pp.673-675, 2021-07
  • Insulin superfamily
    Okamoto Naoki
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Second Edition, Elsevier, pp.669-671, 2021-07
  • 昆虫インスリン様ペプチドの構造と機能
    岡本 直樹; 溝口 明
    脱皮・変態の生物学−昆虫と甲殻類のホルモン作用の謎を追う, 東海大学出版, pp.247-267, 2011-05
  • Molluscan Insulin-Related Peptides
    Okamoto Naoki
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Elsevier, pp.374-376, 2015-09
  • Insect Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Like Peptides
    Okamoto Naoki
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Elsevier, pp.371-373, 2015-09
  • Insect Insulin-Like Peptides
    Okamoto Naoki
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Elsevier, pp.368-370, 2015-09
  • Insulin superfamily
    Okamoto Naoki
    Handbook of Hormones: Comparative Endocrinology for Basic and Clinical Research, Elsevier, pp.366-367, 2015-09
  • Molecular functions of ecdysteroids in insects
    Okamoto Naoki; Yamanaka Naoki
    Advances in Invertebrate (Neuro)Endocrinology, Volume2: Arthropoda, Apple Academic Press, pp.77-128, 2020-02
Conference, etc.
  • Spatiotemporal expression patterns of ion transport peptide and its alternatively spliced variants imply their pleiotropic functions in Drosophila
    Watanabe Akira; Yoshii Taishi; Tanimoto Hiromu; Kondo Shu...
    The 14th Japan Drosophila Research Conference (JDRC14)/2021-09-13--2021-09-16
  • トランスポーターを介したステロイドホルモン取り込み機構の発見とその生理的意義
    岡本 直樹
    令和2年度 第8回 応用動物科学セミナー/2020-12-15--2020-12-15
  • Starvation induces precocious maturation in Drosophila melanogaster
    Shimada-Niwa Yuko; Lin Hsin Kuang; Ohhara Yuya; Hanif Has...
    第54回日本発生生物学会年会/2021-06-17--2021-06-17
Intellectural property rights
  • Methods for targeting membrane steroid transporters
    Yamanaka Naoki; Yamanaka Sachiko; Okamoto Naoki; Bittar R...
Teaching
2021-10 -- 2022-02Methodology on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology AIIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-10 -- 2022-02Seminar on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology DIIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-04 -- 2021-08Methodology on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology AIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-04 -- 2021-08Seminar on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology AIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-10 -- 2022-02Methodology on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology BIIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-10 -- 2022-02Seminar on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology CIIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-04 -- 2021-08Seminar on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology DIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-04 -- 2021-08Seminar on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology CIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-04 -- 2021-08Methodology on Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology BIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2021-04 -- 2021-08Thesis Research in Animal Physiology and Developmental Biology SUniversity of Tsukuba.
Other activities
2021-04 -- (current)原著論文査読(レフリー):Gene, Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
2020-04 -- 2021-03原著論文査読(レフリー):Gene, Insects, Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, In vitro cellular & animal developmental biology, Open Biology, PeerJ, PLOS Genetics, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA.

(Last updated: 2021-07-30)