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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 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
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
  • 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
Intellectural property rights
  • Methods for targeting membrane steroid transporters
    Yamanaka Naoki; Yamanaka Sachiko; Okamoto Naoki; Bittar R...

(Last updated: 2020-07-01)