Facility for Radioisotope Research, Faculty of Medicine



  • Professor
  • Teaching Associate
    • Kazuyuki NISHIMOTO (radiation protection supervisor)
    • Shintaro KAMEI

Main Projects

  • Support for basic and clinical study using radioisotopes in Kagawa University.
  • Cooperation for radiation safety education and health management of radiation workers.

Selected Publications

  • Effects of diuretics on SGLT2 inhibitor-induced changes in blood pressure in obese rats suffering from the metabolic syndrome.
    Rahman Aet al. J. Hypertens. 34, 893-906 (2016).
  • Role of the renal sympathetic nerve in renal glucose metabolism during the development of type 2 diabetes in rats.
    Rafiq Ket al. Diabetologia 58, 2885-2898 (2015).
  • Effect of the renin inhibitor aliskiren against retinal ischemia-reperfusion injury.
    Tenkumo Ket al. Exp. Eye Res. 122, 110-118 (2014).

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