Peer-reviewed articles

(*corresponding author, #equal contribution)

Klosterneuburg, Austria
Klosterneuburg, Austria

2020

Dynamic properties of heart fragments from different regions and their synchronization

Shin Arai, Kento Lloyd, Tomonori Takahashi, Kazuki Mammoto, Takashi Miyazawa, Kei Tamura, Tomoyuki Kaneko, Kentaro Ishida, Yuuta Moriyama and Toshiyuki Mitsui*

Bioengineering. 2020, 7(3), 81. doi: 10.3390/bioengineering7030081

2019

Localization of ß-catenin and Islet in the pelvic fin field in zebrafish

Yuuta Moriyama, Hilda Mardiana Pratiwi, Shogo Ueda and Mikiko Tanaka*

Zoological Science. 2019. 36(5):365-371. doi: 10.2108/zs180185

Evolution of the avian digital pattern

Kenta Kawahara, Ingrid Rosenburg Cordeiro, Shogo Ueda, Guojun Sheng, Yuuta Moriyama, Chika Nishimori, Reiko Yu, Makoto Koizumi, Masataka Okabe and Mikiko Tanaka*

Scientific Reports. 2019 Jun 12;9(1):8560. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-44913-w

Cux2 Refines the Forelimb Field by Controlling Expression of Raldh2 and Hox genes

Shogo Ueda, Ingrid Rosenburg Cordeiro, Yuuta Moriyama, Chika Nishimori, Kei-ichi Kai, Reiko Yu, Ryuichiro Nakato, Katsuhiko Shirahige and Mikiko Tanaka*

Biology Open. 2019: bio.040584 doi: 10.1242/bio.040584

Involvement of HGF/MET signaling in appendicular muscle development in cartilaginous fish

Eri Okamoto#, Yuuta Moriyama#, Shigehiro Kuraku, Kei-ichi Kai and Mikiko Tanaka* #These authors contributed equally to this work

Development, Growth and Differentiation. 2019 Jan;61(1):97-103. doi: 10.1111/dgd.12591

Cardiac septation in heart development and evolution

Katano Wataru#, Yuuta Moriyama#, Jun K Takeuchi and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi* #These authors contributed equally to this work

Development, Growth and Differentiation. 2019 Jan;61(1): 114-123. doi: 10.1111/dgd. 12580

2018

Significance of whole-genome duplication on the emergence of evolutionary novelties

Yuuta Moriyama* and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Briefings Functional Genomics. 2018 Sep 27;17(5) 329-338. doi:10.1093/bfgp/ely007

2016

Evolution of the fish heart by sub/neofunctionalization of an elastin gene

Yuuta Moriyama*, Fumihiro Ito, Hiroyuki Takeda, Tohru Yano, Masataka Okabe, Shigehiro Kuraku, Fred W. Keeley and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi*

Nature Communications. 2016 Jan 19;7:10397. doi: 10.1038/ncomms10397

2013

Formation of the digestive tract in Ciona intestinalis includes two distinct morphogenic processes between its anterior and posterior parts.

Keiichi Nakazawa, Takumi Yamazawa, Yuuta Moriyama, Yosuke Ogura, Narudo Kawai, Yasunori Sasakura and Hidetoshi Saiga*

Developmental Dynamics. 2013 Oct;242(10) 1172-83. doi: 10.1002/dvdy.24009

Modular development of the teleost trunk along the dorsoventral axis and zic1/zic4 as selector genes in the dorsal module

Toru Kawanishi, Takuya Kaneko, Yuuta Moriyama, Masato Kinoshita, Hayato Yokoi, Tohru Suzuki, Atsuko Shimada and Hiroyuki Takeda*

Development. 2013 Apr;140(7) 1486-96. doi: 10.1242/dev.088567

2012

The medaka zic1/zic4 mutant provides molecular insights into teleost caudal fin evolution

Yuuta Moriyama, Toru Kawanishi, Ryohei Nakamura, Tatsuya Tsukahara, Kenta Sumiyama, Maximiliano L. Suster, Koichi Kawakami, Atsuhi Toyoda, Asao Fujiyama, Yuuri Yasuoka, Yusuke Nagao, Etsuko Sawatari, Atsushi Shimizu, Yuko Wakamatsu, Masahiko Hibi, Masanori Taira, Masataka Okabe, Kiyoshi Naruse, Hisashi Hashimoto, Atsuko Shimada and Hiroyuki Takeda*

Current Biology. 2012 Apr 10;22(7) 601-7. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2012.01.063
 

Articles for Japanese journals or books

Vienna, Austria
Vienna, Austria

2016

Evolution of heart outflow tract in teleost by sub/neo-functionalization of an elastin gene

Yuuta Moriyama and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Jikken Igaku, 34(11), 1771-4

2015

Evolution and development of heart morphology and coronary artery in vertebrates

Yuuta Moriyama and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Nihon Rinshou, 74(4), 35-42

Squid and octopus has three hearts

Yuuta Moriyama

365 Interesting stories of sciences for children

Evolution, development and regeneration of vertebrates heart

Kohei Ito, Yuuta Moriyama, Jun K Takeuchi and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Seitai no Kagaku, 66(3), 212-6

2014

Evolution of the heart in Coelacanth

Yuuta Moriyama, Jun K Takeuchi and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Iden: Seibutsu no Kagaku, 68(3), 233-7

Evolution and Development of the heart

Yuuta Moriyama and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Saibou Kougaku, 33(11), 1157-64

2013

Evolution of vertebrate heart: how morphology and function of heart has diversed?

Yuuta Moriyama, Jun K Takeuchi and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Iden: Seibutsu no Kagaku, 67(2), 197-208


Research Grants & Projects

Vienna, Austria
Vienna, Austria

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas

Subject: Fluctuation of cell behaviour and an emergence of asymmetry in self-organizing system

Period: April 2020 - March 2021


Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)

Subject: Study for the pre-adaptation mechanism underlying the evolution of heart outflow tract

Period: April 2020 - March 2022


Narishige Zoological Science Award

Subject: Evolution and development of the outflow tract in actinopterygian fishes

Period: October 2019 - September 2020


Promotion for the foundation studies (Aoyama Gakuin University)

Subject: Induction of smooth muscle cells by the biophysical properties of Elastin b

Period: April 2019 - March 2020


Early eagle support for excellent studies (Aoyama Gakuin University)

Subject: Cell fate determination in the heart development by extracellular matrix

Period: April 2019 - March 2020


Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Abroad

Subject: Evolutionary developmental study for gastrulation by focusing on biophysical properties of cells

Period: May 2016 - April 2018


Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellow (PD)

Subject: Evolutionary developmental study for gill heart in cephalopods

Period: April 2013 - March 2016


Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellow for Doctoral Course Students (DC2)

Subject: Morphological evolution of caudal skeleton

Period: April 2010 - March 2013


Invited talks

Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo, Japan

2019

How our bodies are built? Introduction of developmental biology and its perspectives

Yuuta Moriyama

Colloquium in department of physics and mathematics, Aoyama Gakuin University.

Kanagawa, Japan. June 2019.

2018

Cell blebbing bridges time and space in zebrafish gastrulation

Yuuta Moriyama

3rd Meeting of Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas "Evolutionary theory for constrained and directional diversities"

Okazaki, Japan. December 2018.

2016

How to generate evolutionary novelties: a lesson from fish heart evolution

Yuuta Moriyama, Carl-Philipp Heisenberg, Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

Joint meeting of the 22nd International Congress of Zoology and the 87th Meeting of Zoological Society of Japan.

Okinawa, Japan, November 2016.

2015

How evolutionary novelties are acquired? Lesson from the fish heart evolution

Yuuta Moriyama

Evo-Evo-Devo Colloquium 2015

Tokyo, Japan. December 2015

2014

elastin gene neofunctionalization and formation of teleost-specific heart component "bulbus arteriosus" in fish evolution and development

Yuuta Moriyama, Jun K Takeuchi and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

The 16th Meeting of the Society of Evolutionary Studies

Osaka, Japan. August 2014

How to convert cardiomyocyte into smooth muscle; Lessons from fish evolution

Yuuta Moriyama, Jun K Takeuchi and Kazuko Koshiba-Takeuchi

The 46th Meeting of Japanese Society for Developmental Biology

Okazaki, Japan. May 2014

2009

Analysis of the somite-specific enhancer of the zic genes in medaka: toward understanding of the evolution of the external morphology in vertebrates

Yuuta Moriyama, Toru Kawanishi, Atsuko Shimada, Kiyoshi Naruse and Hiroyuki Takeda

The 32nd Meeting of the Molecular Biology Society of Japan

Kanagawa, Japan. December 2009