Kunito Takashi

Academic Assembly School of Science and Technology Institute of Science

Faculty of Science Department of Science Course of Environmental Sciences 

Professor 

Degree

  • Doctor of Agriculture, The University of Tokyo

Research Keyword

    Soil microbiology, Environmental chemistry, Biogeochemistry

Field Of Study

  • Plant nutrition and soil science, Plant Fertilizer and Manure and Soil Science
  • Environmental dynamic analysis, Environmental dynamic analysis

Mail Address

    kunito★shinshu-u.ac.jp

Career

  • 2017
    Faculty of Science, Shinshu University Professor
  • 2003 - 2008
    Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University Visiting Scientist
  • 2003 - 2017
    Faculty of Science, Shinshu University Associate Professor
  • 1999 - 2003
    Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University Assistant Professor
  • 1998 - 1999
    Faculty of Agriculture, Ehime University Assistant Professor
  • 1998 - 1998
    Graduate School of Agriculture and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Educational Background

  • 1998, The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Department of Applied Biological Chemistry
  • 1993, The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Agriculture, Agricultural Biological Chemistry

Member History

  • 2023 - 2026
    評議員, 日本土壌微生物学会
  • 2015 - 2019
    理事, 日本土壌肥料学会
  • 2005 - 2009
    幹事, 日本土壌肥料学会関東支部

Paper

  • Temporal phosphorus dynamics in shallow eutrophic Lake Suwa, Japan.
    Ichikawa, Y., Kunito, T., and Miyabara, Y.
    Water, 16, 1340, 2024, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Complete genome sequence of Bacillus subtilis NA05 (=NBRC 116153), a phosphate solubilizing bacterium isolated from crop field soil.
    Guo, K., Kunito, T., and Otsuka, S.
    Microbiol. Resour. Announc., 13(6), 10.1128/mra.00154-24, 2024, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Ecoenzymatic stoichiometry as a temporally integrated indicator of nutrient availability in soils
    Kunito, T. (corresponding author), Moro, H., Mise, K., Sawada, K., Otsuka, S., Nagaoka, K., and Fujita, K.
    Soil Sci. Plant Nutr., 70(4), 246-269, 2024, Refereed
    Lead, CorrespondingWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Positive priming effects through microbial P-mining in tropical forest soils under N2-fixing trees
    Sawada, K., Kunito, T., Watanabe, T., Kitagawa, N., Lyu, H., Nguyen, H.L., Toyota, K., and Funakawa, S.
    Soil Sci. Plant Nutr., 69(4), 209-214, 2023, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Conversion from natural coniferous forests to cedar plantations increase soil nitrogen cycling through changing microbial community structures
    Sawada, K., Inagaki, Y., Sugihara, S., Kunito, T., Murase, J., Toyota, K., Funakawa, S.
    Appl. Soil Ecol., 191, 105034, 2023, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Bacterial and fungal community composition and community-level physiological profiles in forest soils
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Hibino, S., Sumi, H., Sawada, K., Park, H.-D., and Nagaoka, K.
    PLOS ONE, 18(4), e0284817, 2023, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Microbial synthesis of arylsulfatase depends on the soluble and adsorbed sulfate concentration in soils
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Kurita, H., Kumori, M., Sakaguchi, K., Nishizawa, S., Fujita, K., Moro, H., Sawada, K., Miyabara, Y., Toda, H., Nagaoka, K., and Ishikawa, Y.
    Eur. J. Soil Biol., 111, 103418, 2022, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • pH is the dominant factor controlling the levels of phytate-like and DNA-like phosphorus in 0.5M NaHCO3-extracts of soils: evaluation with phosphatase-addition approach.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Haraguchi, S., Hanada, K., Fujita, K., Moro, H., Nagaoka, N., and Otsuka, S.
    Geoderma, 398, 115113, 2021, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Organic phosphorus substantially contributes to crop plant nutrition in soils with low phosphorus availability.
    Moro, H., Park, H.-D., and Kunito, T.(corresponding author)
    Agronomy, 11(5), 903, 2021, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Time-series analysis of phosphorus-depleted microbial communities in carbon/nitrogen-amended soils
    Mise, K., Maruyama, R., Miyabara, Y., Kunito, T., Senoo, K., and Otsuka, S.
    Appl. Soil Ecol., 145, 103346, 2020, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Pectin drives microbial phosphorus solubilization in soil: Evidence from isolation-based and community-scale approaches.
    Mise, K., Koyama, Y., Matsumoto, A., Fujita, K., Kunito, T., Senoo, K., and Otsuka, S.
    Eur. J. Soil Biol., 97, 103169, 2020, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Anaerobic soil disinfestation using diluted ethanol increases phosphorus availability in arable Andosols
    Fujita, K., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Otsuka, S., and Nagaoka, K.
    Biol. Fertil. Soils, 56(7), 927-941, 2020, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Microbial biomass and ecoenzymatic stoichiometries vary in response to nutrient availability in an arable soil
    Fujita, K., Miyabara, Y., and Kunito, T.(corresponding author)
    Eur. J. Soil Biol., 91, 1-8, 2019, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Prokaryotic community structure of long-term fertilization field Andisols in central Japan
    Mise, K., Moro, H., Kunito, T., Senoo, K., and Otsuka, S.
    Microbiol. Resour. Announc., 8, e01551-18, 2019, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Nitrogen supply rate regulates microbial resource allocation for synthesis of nitrogen-acquiring enzymes.
    Fujita, K., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Matsushita, J., Nakamura, K., Moro, H., Yoshida, S., Toda, H., Otsuka, S., and Nagaoka, K.
    PLOS ONE, 13(8), e0202086, 2018, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Changes in phosphorus fractions caused by increased microbial activity in forest soil in a short-term incubation study.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Hiruta, N., Miyagishi, Y., Sumi, H., and Moro, H.
    Chem. Speciation Bioavail., 30(1), 9-13, 2018, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Phosphorus-mineralizing communities reflect nutrient-rich characteristics in Japanese arable Andisols.
    Mise, K., Fujita, K., Kunito, T., Senoo, K., and Otsuka, S.
    Microbes Environ., 33(3), 282-289, 2018, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Annual variation in soil enzyme activity in a paddy field: Soil temperature and nutrient availability are important for controlling enzyme activities
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Shiroma, T., Moro, H., and Sumi, H.
    Appl. Environ. Soil Sci., 2018, 4093219, 2018, Refereedリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Spatial and temporal trends of alternative flame retardants and polybrominated diphenyl ethers in ringed seals (Phoca hispida) across the Canadian Arctic.
    Houde, M., Wang, X., Ferguson, S.H., Gagnon, P., Brown, T.M., Tanabe, S., Kunito, T., Kwan, M., and Muir, D.C.G.
    Environ. Pollut., 223, 266-276, 2017, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Evaluating the effects of metals on microorganisms in flooded paddy soils using the SEM/AVS-based approach and measurements of exchangeable metal concentrations.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Toya, H., Sumi, H., Ishikawa, Y., Toda, H., Nagaoka, K., Saeki, K., Aikawa, Y., and Matsumoto, S.
    Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 72(3), 402-417, 2017, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Microbial resource allocation for phosphatase synthesis reflects the availability of inorganic phosphorus across various soils.
    Fujita, K., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Moro, H., Toda, H., Otsuka, S., and Nagaoka, K.
    Biogeochemistry, 136(3), 325-339, 2017, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Soil properties affecting adsorption of plasmid DNA and its transformation efficiency in Escherichia coli.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Ihyo, Y., Miyahara, H., Seta, R., Yoshida, S., Kubo, H., Nagaoka, K., Sakai, M., and Saeki, K.
    Biol. Fertil. Soils, 52(2), 223-231, 2016, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Aluminum and acidity suppress microbial activity and biomass in acidic forest soils.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Isomura, I., Sumi, H., Park, H.-D., Toda, H., Otsuka, S., Nagaoka, K., Saeki, K., and Senoo, K.
    Soil Biol. Biochem., 97, 23-30, 2016, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Plant roots influence microbial activities as well as cadmium and zinc fractions in metal-contaminated soil.
    Sumi, H., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Ishikawa, Y., Sato, T., Park, H.-D., Nagaoka, K., and Aikawa, Y.
    Chem. Ecol., 31(2), 105-110, 2015, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Haptoglobin genotyping of Vietnamese: global distribution of HPdel, complete deletion allele of the HP gene.
    Soejima, M., Agusa, T., Iwata, H., Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., Takeshita, H., Lan, V.T.M., Minh, T.B., Takahashi, S., Trang, P.T.K., Viet, P.H., Tanabe, S., and Koda, Y.
    Leg. Med., 17(1), 14-16, 2015, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Assessment of phosphorus bioavailability in cultivated Andisols from a long-term fertilization field experiment using chemical extractions and soil enzyme activities.
    Moro, H., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), and Sato, T.
    Arch. Agron. Soil Sci., 61(8), 1107-1123, 2015, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Arsenic (+3 oxidation state) methyltransferase (AS3MT)遺伝子多型と無機ヒ素のメチル化能力との関連
    阿草哲郎、國頭 恭、N.M. Tue、V.T.M. Lan、T.B. Minh、P.T.K. Trang、藤原純子、竹下治男、高橋 真、P.H. Viet、田辺信介、岩田久人
    日衛誌, 70(3), 186-196, 2015, Refereed電子ジャーナル
  • Effects of adding alkaline material on the heavy metal chemical fractions in soil under flooded and non-flooded conditions.
    Sumi, H., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Ishikawa, Y., Nagaoka, K., Toda, H., and Aikawa, Y.
    Soil Sediment Contam., 23(8), 899-916, 2014, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Soil microorganisms are less susceptible than crop plants to potassium deficiency.
    Moro, H., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Saito, T., Yaguchi, N., and Sato, T.
    Arch. Agron. Soil Sci., 60(12), 1807-1813, 2014, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Soil properties affecting phosphorus forms and phosphatase activities in Japanese forest soils: Soil microorganisms may be limited by phosphorus.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Tsunekawa, M., Yoshida, S., Park, H.-D., Toda, H., Nagaoka, K., and Saeki, K.
    Soil Sci., 177(1), 39-46, 2012, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Individual variations in arsenic metabolism in Vietnamese: the association with arsenic exposure and GSTP1 genetic polymorphism.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Tue, N.M., Lan, V.T.M., Fujihara, J., Takeshita, H., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Takahashi, S., Viet, P.H., Tanabe, S., and Iwata, H.
    Metallomics, 4(1), 91-100, 2012, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Effect of α-casein on DNA adsorption by Andosols and by soil components.
    Saeki, K., Sakai, M., and Kunito, T.(corresponding author)
    Biol. Fertil. Soils, 48(4), 469-474, 2012, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Genera Burkholderia and Lipomyces are predominant aluminum-resistant microorganisms isolated from acidic forest soils using cycloheximide-amended growth media.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Owaki, M., Ihyo, Y., Sumi, H., Toda, H., Fukuda, D., and Park, H.-D.
    Ann. Microbiol., 62(3), 1339-1344, 2012, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Influence of chloride ions on cadmium adsorptions by oxides, hydroxides, oxyhydroxides, and phyllosilicates.
    Saeki, K. and Kunito, T.(corresponding author)
    Appl. Clay Sci., 62-63, 58-62, 2012, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Phosphorus limitation in microorganisms leads to high phosphomonoesterase activity in acid forest soils.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Tobitani, T., Moro, H., and Toda, H.
    Pedobiologia, 55(5), 263-270, 2012, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Genetic variants associated with arsenic metabolism within human arsenic (+3 oxidation state) methyltransferase show wide variation across multiple populations.
    Fujihara, J., Yasuda, T., Kato, H., Yuasa, I., Panduro, A., Kunito, T., and Takeshita, H.
    Arch. Toxicol., 85(2), 119-125, 2011, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Accumulation of trace elements in harp seals (Phoca groenlandica) from Pangnirtung in the Baffin Island, Canada.
    Agusa, T., Nomura, K., Kunito, T., Anan, Y., Iwata, H., and Tanabe, S.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 63(5-12), 489-499, 2011, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Presence of mercury selenide in various tissues of the striped dolphin: evidence from μ-XRF-XRD and XAFS analyses.
    Nakazawa, E., Ikemoto, T., Hokura, A., Terada, Y., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., and Nakai, I.
    Metallomics, 3(7), 719-725, 2011, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Polymorphic trial in oxidative damage of arsenic exposed Vietnamese.
    Fujihara, J., Soejima, M., Yasuda, T., Koda, Y., Kunito, T., Iwata, H., Tanabe, S., and Takeshita, H.
    Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol., 256(2), 174-178, 2011, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Effect of Tris-HCl buffer on DNA adsorption by a variety of soil constituents.
    Saeki, K., Kunito, T., and Sakai, M.
    Microbes Environ., 26(1), 88-91, 2011, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Strong adsorption of DNA molecules on humic acids.
    Saeki, K., Ihyo, Y., Sakai, M., and Kunito, T.(corresponding author)
    Environ. Chem. Lett., 9(4), 505-509, 2011, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Silver speciation in liver of marine mammals by synchrotron X-ray absorption fine structure and X-ray fluorescence spectroscopies.
    Nakazawa, E., Ikemoto, T., Hokura, A., Terada, Y., Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Yamamoto, T., Yamada, T.K., Rosas, F.C.W., Fillmann, G., Tanabe, S., and Nakai, I.
    J. Environ. Monit., 13(6), 1678-1686, 2011, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Interindividual variation in arsenic metabolism in a Vietnamese population: association with 17 single nucleotide polymorphisms in AS3MT.
    Agusa, T., Iwata, H., Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., Takeshita, H., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    In: Hamamura, N., Suzuki, S., Mendo, S., Barroso, C.M., Iwata, H., Tanabe, S. (Eds.), Biological Responses to Chemical Contaminants: From Molecular to Community Level (Interdisciplinary Studies on Environmental Chemistry Vol. 3), Global COE Program, Ehime University, TERRAPUB, Tokyo, 113-119, 2010
  • Adsorptions of DNA molecules by soils and variable-charged soil constituents.
    Saeki, K. and Kunito, T.
    Curr. Res. Technol. Educ. Top. Appl. Microbiol. Microb. Biotechnol., 1, 188-195, 2010, Refereed
  • Genetic polymorphisms of glutathione S-transferase (GST) superfamily and arsenic metabolism in residents of the Red River Delta, Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Iwata, H., Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., Takeshita, H., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol., 242(3), 352-362, 2010, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Global analysis of genetic variation in human arsenic (+3 oxidation state) methyltransferase (AS3MT).
    Fujihara, J., Soejima, M., Yasuda, T., Koda, Y., Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Tongu, M., Yamada, T., and Takeshita, H.
    Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol., 243(3), 292-299, 2010, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Effects of pH, ionic strength, and solutes on DNA adsorption by andosols.
    Saeki, K., Kunito, T., and Sakai, M.
    Biol. Fertil. Soils, 46(5), 531-535, 2010, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Exposure, metabolism, and health effects of arsenic in residents from arsenic-contaminated groundwater areas of Vietnam and Cambodia: a review.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Inoue, S., Fujihara, J., Minh, T.B., Ha, N.N., Tu, N.P.C., Trang, P.T.K., Chamnan, C., Takeshita, H., Iwata, H., Tuyen, B.C., Viet, P.H., Tana, T.S., and Tanabe, S.
    Rev. Environ. Health, 25(3), 193-220, 2010, Refereed電子ジャーナル
  • Ethnic differences in five intronic polymorphisms associated with arsenic metabolism within human arsenic (+3 oxidation state) methyltransferase (AS3MT) gene.
    Fujihara, J., Fujii, Y., Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Yasuda, T., Moritani, T., and Takeshita, H.
    Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol., 234(1), 41-46, 2009, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Relationship of urinary arsenic metabolites to intake estimates in residents of the Red River Delta, Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Pollut., 157(2), 396-403, 2009, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Diversity of glutathione S-transferase omega 1 (A140D) and 2 (N142D) gene polymorphisms in worldwide populations.
    Takeshita, H., Fujihara, J., Takatsuka, H., Agusa, T., Yasuda, T., and Kunito, T.
    Clin. Exp. Pharmacol. Physiol., 36(3), 283-286, 2009, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Genetic polymorphisms in AS3MT and arsenic metabolism in residents of the Red River Delta, Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Iwata, H., Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., Takeshita, H., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol., 236(2), 131-141, 2009, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Estimating sorption affinities of heavy metals on humic acid and silica using a constant capacitance model.
    Saeki, K. and Kunito, T.
    Commun. Soil Sci. Plant Anal., 40(21&22), 3252-3262, 2009, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Influences of nitrogen and phosphorus addition on polyphenol oxidase activity in a forested Andisol.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Akagi, Y., Park, H.-D., amd Toda, H.
    European Journal of Forest Research, 128(4), 361-366, 2009, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Human exposure to arsenic from groundwater in the Red River and Mekong River Deltas in Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Inoue, S., Kunito, T., Minh, T.B., Ha, N.N., Tu, N.P.C., Trang, P.T.K., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., Tuyen, B.C., and Tanabe, S.
    Int. J. Environ. Stud., 66(1), 49-57, 2009, Refereed電子ジャーナル
  • Effects of plant litter type and additions of nitrogen and phosphorus on bacterial community-level physiological profiles in a brown forest soil.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author) and Nagaoka, K.
    Microbes Environ., 24(1), 68-71, 2009, RefereedWebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Subcellular distribution of trace elements in kidney of a mother-fetus pair of Dall's porpoises (Phocoenoides dalli).
    Yang, J., Kunito, T., Anan, Y., Tanabe, S., and Miyazaki, N.
    Chemosphere, 70(7), 1203-1210, 2008, RefereedWebofScience
  • Interelement relationships and age-related variation of trace element concentrations in liver of striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba) from Japanese coastal waters.
    Agusa, T., Nomura, K., Kunito, T., Anan, Y., Iwata, H., Miyazaki, N., Tatsukawa, R., and Tanabe, S.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 57(6-12), 807-815, 2008, RefereedWebofScience
  • Some mineral constituents of Parasol Mushroom (Macrolepiota procera).
    Falandysz, J., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Gucia, M., Mazur, A., Falandysz, J.J., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Environ. Sci. Health Part B, 43(2), 187-192, 2008, RefereedWebofScience
  • Asian specific low mutation frequencies of the M287T polymorphism in the human arsenic (+3 oxidation state) methyltransferase (AS3MT) gene.
    Fujihara, J., Soejima, M., Koda, Y., Kunito, T., and Takeshita, H.
    Mutat. Res. (Genet. Toxicol. Environ. Mutagen.), 654(2), 158-161, 2008, RefereedWebofScience
  • Cytochrome P450 2J2*7 polymorphisms in Japanese, Mongolians and Ovambos.
    Takeshita, H., Tsubota, E., Takatsuka, H., Kunito, T., and Fujihara, J.
    Cell Biochem. Funct., 26(7), 813-816, 2008, RefereedWebofScience
  • Multivariate characterization of elements accumulated in King Bolete Boletus edulis mushroom at lowland and high mountain regions.
    Falandysz, J., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Bielawski, L., Frankowska, A., Falandysz, J.J., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Environ. Sci. Health Part A, 43(14), 1692-1699, 2008, RefereedWebofScience
  • Two N-linked glycosylation sites (Asn18 and Asn106) are both required for full enzymatic activity, thermal stability, and resistance to proteolysis in mammalian deoxyribonuclease I.
    Fujihara, J., Yasuda, T., Kunito, T., Fujii, Y., Takatsuka, H., Moritani, T., and Takeshita, H.
    Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem., 72(12), 3197-3205, 2008, RefereedWebofScience
  • Arsenic in marine mammals, seabirds, and sea turtles.
    Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Fujihara, J., Agusa, T., and Tanabe, S.
    Rev. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 195, 31-69, 2008, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Arsenic contamination in groundwater and residents from Vietnam, Cambodia and India.
    Agusa, T., Inoue, S., Kunito, T., Ramu, K., Charaborty, P., Chamnan, C., Trang, P.T.K., Minh, T.B., Iwata, H., Subramanian, A., Viet, P.H., Tana, T.S., and Tanabe, S.
    Chemical Pollution and Environmental Changes (Frontiers Science Series No. 48). Universal Academy Press, Tokyo., 55-58, 2007
  • Preliminary study on Hg-Se binding proteins in liver of northern fur seals.
    Ikemoto, T., Kim, E.-Y., Kunito, T., Iwata, H., and Tanabe, S.
    Chemical Pollution and Environmental Changes (Frontiers Science Series No. 48). Universal Academy Press, Tokyo., 205-208, 2007
  • Arsenic pollution in groundwater in the lower Mekong Basin.
    Inoue, S., Agusa, T., Kubota, R., Kunito, T., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Viet, P.H., Tu, N.P.C., Tuyen, B.C., Reungsang, A., Srisuk, K., Nakamura, S., Takizawa, S., Chamnan, C., Tana, T.S., Iwata, H., and Tanabe, S.
    Chemical Pollution and Environmental Changes (Frontiers Science Series No. 48). Universal Academy Press, Tokyo., 217-220, 2007
  • Overview of arsenic contamination in groundwater and human health in Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Inoue, S., Kunito, T., Minh, T.B., Tu, N.P.C., Ha, N.N., Trang, P.T.K., Subramanian, A., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., Tuyen, B.C., and Tanabe, S.
    Annual Report of FY 2006, The Core University Program between Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), 89-92, 2007
  • Exposure assessment for trace elements from consumption of marine fish in Southeast Asia.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Sudaryanto, A., Monirith, I., Kan-Atireklap, S., Iwata, H., Ismail, A., Sanguansin, J., Muchtar, M., Tana, T.S., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Pollut., 145(3), 767-777, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Mercury and its relation with selenium in the liver of Dall's porpoises (Phocoenoides dalli) off the Sanriku coast of Japan.
    Yang, J., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., and Miyazaki, N.
    Environ. Pollut., 148(2), 669-673, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Mercury in hair and blood from residents of Phnom Penh (Cambodia) and possible effect on serum hormone levels.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Iwata, H., Monirith, I., Chamnan, C., Tana, T.S., Subramanian, S., and Tanabe, S.
    Chemosphere, 68(3), 590-596, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • The stability of butyltin compounds in a dredged heavily-contaminated sediment.
    Saeki, K., Nabeshima, A., Kunito, T., and Oshima, Y.
    Chemosphere, 68(6), 1114-1119, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Frequency of two human glutathione-S-transferase Ω1 polymorphisms (E155 deletion and E208K) in Ovambo and Japanese populations using the PCR-based genotyping method.
    Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., and Takeshita, H.
    Clin. Chem. Lab. Med., 45(5), 621-624, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Selected elements of Poison Pax Paxillus involutus.
    Falandysz, J., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Brzostowski, A., Mazur, A., Falandysz, J.J., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Environ. Sci. Health Part A, 42(8), 1161-1168, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Population differences in the human arsenic (+3 oxidation state) methyltransferase (AS3MT) gene polymorphism detected by using genotyping method.
    Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., Agusa, T., Yasuda, T., Iida, R., Fujii, Y., and Takeshita, H.
    Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol., 225(3), 251-254, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Selected elements in Brown Birch Scaber Stalk Leccinum scabrum.
    Falandysz, J., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Bielawski, L., Mazur, A., Falandysz, J.J., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Environ. Sci. Health Part A, 42(14), 2081-2088, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Selected elements in fly agaric Amanita muscaria.
    Falandysz, J., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Lipka, K., Mazur, A., Falandysz, J.J., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Environ. Sci. Health Part A, 42(11), 1615-1623, 2007, RefereedWebofScience
  • Arsenic pollution in groundwater of Vietnam and Cambodia: a review.
    Agusa, T., Kubota, R., Kunito, T., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Chamnan, C., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., Tana, T.S., and Tanabe, S.
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 18(1), 35-47, 2007, Refereedリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Aluminum fractionation in forest soils of Nagano Prefecture, Japan.
    Isomura, I., Kunito, T., Park, H.-D., and Toda, H.
    Proceedings of Shinshu University International Symposium 2006, Mountainous Environment: Past, Present and Future., 98-99, 2006
  • Method optimization in analysis of acid-volatile sulfide and simultaneously extracted metals in sediments and soils.
    Toya, H., Kunito, T., Park, H.-D., and Toda, H.
    Proceedings of Shinshu University International Symposium 2006, Mountainous Environment: Past, Present and Future., 100-101, 2006
  • Comparison of ratio of microbes decolorizing humic acid between three forest soil types.
    Nishiyama, T., Kunito, T., Park, H.-D., and Toda, H.
    Proceedings of Shinshu University International Symposium 2006, Mountainous Environment: Past, Present and Future., 102-103, 2006
  • Arsenic contamination in groundwater and residents from Ha Nam and Ha Tay Provinces of Red River Delta, Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Inoue, S., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Subramanian, A., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Annual Report of FY 2005, The Core University Program between Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)., 33-36, 2006
  • Contamination by arsenic and other trace elements in tube-well water and its risk assessment to humans in Hanoi, Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Fujihara, J., Kubota, R., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Iwata, H., Subramanian, A., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Pollut., 139(1), 95-106, 2006, RefereedWebofScience
  • Urinary 8-hydroxy-2’-deoxyguanosine in inhabitants chronically exposed to arsenic in groundwater in Cambodia.
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., Agusa, T., Fujihara, J., Monirith, I., Iwata, H., Subramanian, A., Tana, T.S., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Environ. Monit., 8(2), 293-299, 2006, RefereedWebofScience
  • Trace elements and butyltins in a Dall’s porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) from the Sanriku coast of Japan.
    Yang, J., Miyazaki, N., Kunito, T., and Tanabe, S.
    Chemosphere, 63(3), 449-457, 2006, RefereedWebofScience
  • Lead contamination and its human health effects in India, Vietnam and Cambodia.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Ramu, K., Chamnan, C., Trang, P.T.K., Minh, T.B., Subramanian, A., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., Tana, T.S., and Tanabe, S.
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 17(4), 413-416, 2006, Refereedリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Microbial indices of soil fertility.
    Suzuki, C., Kunito, T., Aono, T., Liu, C.-T., and Oyaizu, H.
    J. Appl. Microbiol., 98(5), 1062-1074, 2005, RefereedWebofScience
  • Body distribution of trace elements in black-tailed gulls from Rishiri Island, Japan: age-dependent accumulation and transfer to feathers and eggs.
    Agusa, T., Matsumoto, T., Ikemoto, T., Anan, Y., Kubota, R., Yasunaga, G., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Ogi, H., and Shibata, Y.
    Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 24(9), 2107-2120, 2005, RefereedWebofScience
  • Non-destructive monitoring of trace element levels in short-tailed albatrosses (Phoebastria albatrus) and black-footed albatrosses (Phoebastria nigripes) from Torishima Island, Japan using eggs and blood.
    Ikemoto, T., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Tsurumi, M., Sato, F., and Oka, N.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 51(8-12), 889-895, 2005, RefereedWebofScience
  • Trace element accumulation in fishes collected from coastal waters of the Caspian Sea.
    Anan, Y., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Mitrofanov, I., and Aubrey, D.G.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 51(8-12), 882-888, 2005, RefereedWebofScience
  • Placental transfer of arsenic to fetus of Dall’s porpoises (Phocoenoides dalli).
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., Fujihara, J., Tanabe, S., Yang, J., and Miyazaki, N.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 51(8-12), 845-849, 2005, RefereedWebofScience
  • Concentrations of trace elements in marine fish and its risk assessment in Malaysia.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Yasunaga, G., Iwata, H., Subramanian, A., Ismail, A., and Tanabe, S.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 51(8-12), 896-911, 2005, RefereedWebofScience
  • Mercury contamination in human hair and fish from Cambodia: levels, specific accumulation and risk assessment.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Iwata, H., Monirith, I., Tana, T.S., Subramanian, A., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Pollut., 134(1), 79-86, 2005, RefereedWebofScience
  • Widely-distributed arsenic pollution in groundwater in the Red River Delta, Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Inoue, S., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Subramanian, A., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 16(4), 296-298, 2005, Refereed電子ジャーナル
  • Association of heavy metals with metal-binding proteins in hepatic cytosol of marine mammals and seabirds.
    Ikemoto, T., Kunito, T., Nakamura, S., Anan, Y., Tanaka, H., Baba, N., Miyazaki, N., and Tanabe, S.
    Proceedings of 1st International Symposium on Environmental Behavior and Ecological Impacts of Persistent Toxic Substances, March 2004, Matsuyama, Japan., 30-35, 2004
  • Contamination by arsenic and other trace elements in drinking water and residents in Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Fujihara, J., Kubota, R., Iwata, H., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Proceedings of 1st International Symposium on Environmental Behavior and Ecological Impacts of Persistent Toxic Substances, March 2004, Matsuyama, Japan., 48-52, 2004
  • Arsenic contamination in groundwater and its toxic evaluation on human health in Vietnam.
    Kubota, R., Kim, E.-Y., Kunito, T., Minh, T.B., Iwata, H., Tanabe, S., Trang, P.T.K., and Viet, P.H.
    Proceedings of 1st International Symposium on Environmental Behavior and Ecological Impacts of Persistent Toxic Substances, March 2004, Matsuyama, Japan., 147-151, 2004
  • Molecular cloning and expression analysis of three metallothionein isoforms in sea turtles.
    Anan, Y., Kim, E.-Y., Kunito, T., Iwata, H., and Tanabe, S.
    Proceedings of 1st International Symposium on Environmental Behavior and Ecological Impacts of Persistent Toxic Substances, March 2004, Matsuyama, Japan., 213-217, 2004
  • Comparison of trace element accumulation in Baikal seals (Pusa sibirica), Caspian seals (Pusa caspica) and northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus).
    Ikemoto, T., Kunito, T., Watanabe, I., Yasunaga, G., Baba, N., Miyazaki, N., Petrov, E.A., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Pollut., 127(1), 83-97, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Total and subcellular distribution of trace elements in the liver of a mother-fetus pair of Dall's porpoises (Phocoenoides dalli).
    Yang, J., Kunito, T., Anan, Y., Tanabe, S., and Miyazaki, N.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 48(11-12), 1122-1129, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Arsenic accumulation and distribution in tissues of black-footed albatrosses.
    Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., Tanaka, H., and Tanabe, S.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 48(11-12), 1153-1160, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Detoxification mechanism of heavy metals in marine mammals and seabirds: interaction of selenium with mercury, silver, copper, zinc, and cadmium in liver.
    Ikemoto, T., Kunito, T., Tanaka, H., Baba, N., Miyazaki, N., and Tanabe, S.
    Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 47(3), 402-413, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Association of heavy metals with metallothionein and other proteins in hepatic cytosol of marine mammals and seabirds.
    Ikemoto, T., Kunito, T., Anan, Y., Tanaka, H., Baba, N., Miyazaki, N., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 23(8), 2008-2016, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Chemical forms of mercury and cadmium accumulated in marine mammals and seabirds as determined by XAFS analysis.
    Arai, T., Ikemoto, T., Hokura, A., Terada, Y., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., and Nakai, I.
    Environ. Sci. Technol., 38(24), 6468-6474, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Concentration and subcellular distribution of trace elements in liver of small cetaceans incidentally caught along the Brazilian coast.
    Kunito, T., Nakamura, S., Ikemoto, T., Anan, Y., Kubota, R., Tanabe, S., Rosas, F.C.W., Fillmann, G., and Readman, J.W.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 49(7-8), 574-587, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Concentrations of trace elements in muscle of sturgeons in the Caspian Sea.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Pourkazemi, M., and Aubrey, D.G.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 49(9-10), 789-800, 2004, RefereedWebofScience
  • Contamination by trace elements in groundwater of Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Fujihara, J., Kubota, R., Minh, T.B., Trang, P.T.K., Subramanian, A., Iwata, H., Viet, P.H., and Tanabe, S.
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 15(4), 339-341, 2004, Refereed電子ジャーナル
  • XAFS and gel filtration studies of cadmium in liver of Japanese common squid.
    Ikemoto, T., Arai, T., Nomura, K., Anan, Y., Kunito, T., Hokura, A., Terada, Y., Nakai, I., and Tanabe, S.
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 14(4), 323-325, 2003, Refereed
  • Lead pollution in South India.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Nakashima, E., Ramu, K., Subramanian, A., and Tanabe, S.
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 14(4), 272-274, 2003, Refereed
  • Accumulation of iron in Dall's porpoise Phocoenoides dalli off the Sanriku coast of Japan.
    Yang, J., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., and Miyazaki, N.
    J. Fish. China, 27(5), 420-424, 2003, Refereed
  • Occurrence of several arsenic compounds in the liver of birds, cetaceans, pinnipeds, and sea turtles.
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 22(6), 1200-1207, 2003, RefereedWebofScience
  • Preliminary studies on trace element contamination in dumping sites of municipal wastes in India and Vietnam.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Nakashima, E., Minh, T.B., Tanabe, S., Subramanian, A., and Viet, P.H.
    J. Phys. IV, 107(1), 21-24, 2003WebofScience
  • Relationship between selenium and mercury in the fruiting bodies of some mushrooms growing in Poland.
    Falandysz, J., Kubota, R., Kunito, T., Bielawski, L., Brzostowski, A., Gucia, M., Jedrusiak, A., Lipka, K., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Phys. IV, 107(1), 443-446, 2003WebofScience
  • Is arsenobetaine the major arsenic compound in the liver of birds, marine mammals, and sea turtles?
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Phys. IV, 107(1), 707-710, 2003WebofScience
  • Separation and characterization of metallothionein in the liver of sea turtles by high performance liquid chromatography/inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry.
    Anan, Y., Kunito, T., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Phys. IV, 107(2), 1227-1230, 2003WebofScience
  • Trace element accumulation in short-tailed albatrosses (Diomedea albatrus) and black-footed albatrosses (Diomedea nigripes) from Torishima Island, Japan.
    Ikemoto, T., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Tsurumi, M., Sato, F., and Oka, N.
    J. Phys. IV, 107(2), 1231-1234, 2003WebofScience
  • Possible link between elevated accumulation of trace elements and canine distemper virus infection in the Caspian seals (Phoca caspica) stranded in 2000 and 2001.
    Kunito, T., Anan, A., Ikemoto, T., Kubota, R., and Tanabe, S.
    J. Phys. IV, 107(2), 1235-1238, 2003WebofScience
  • Comparative study of mercury in liver and muscle of Dall's porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) off Sanriku coast of Japan.
    Yang, J., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., and Miyazaki, N.
    J. Phys. IV, 107(2), 1393-1398, 2003WebofScience
  • Lipid-soluble and water-soluble arsenic compounds in blubber of ringed seal (Pusa hispida).
    Ebisuda, K., Kunito, T., Fujihara, J., Kubota, R., Shibata, Y., and Tanabe, S.
    Talanta, 61(6), 779-787, 2003, RefereedWebofScience
  • Global distribution of radionuclides (137Cs and 40K) in marine mammals.
    Yoshitome, R., Kunito, T., Ikemoto, T., Tanabe, S., Zenke, H., Yamauchi, M., and Miyazaki, N.
    Environ. Sci. Technol., 37(20), 4597-4602, 2003, RefereedWebofScience
  • Arsenic accumulation in livers of pinnipeds, seabirds, and sea turtles: subcellular distribution and interaction between arsenobetaine and glycine betaine.
    Fujihara, J., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., and Tanabe, S.
    Comp. Biochem. Physiol. Part C, 136(4), 287-296, 2003, RefereedWebofScience
  • Trace elements in skin of southern minke whales.
    Kunito, T., Watanabe, I., Yasunaga, G., Fujise, Y., and Tanabe, S.
    Proceedings of the International Workshop on Marine Pollution by Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), The 17th “Global Environment Tsukuba”, February 2001, Tsukuba, Japan., 132-140, 2002
  • カンボジアにおけるヒ素汚染の現状
    阿草哲郎,國頭 恭,久保田領志,Monirith, I.,田辺信介,Tana, T.S.
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 13(4), 254-255, 2002
  • クロアシアホウドリの微量元素蓄積に関与するメタロチオネインの役割とMT cDNAのクローニング
    阿南弥寿美,國頭 恭,池本徳孝,金 恩英,岩田久人,田中博之,田辺信介
    Biomed. Res. Trace Elements, 13(4), 266-267, 2002
  • Contamination by trace elements in dumping sites for municipal wastes in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
    Agusa, T., Kunito, T., Monirith, I., Tana, T.S., and Tanabe, S.
    Proceedings of the International Workshop on Marine Pollution by Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), The 17th “Global Environment Tsukuba”, February 2001, Tsukuba, Japan., 119-124, 2002
  • Arsenic speciation in liver tissues of Dall's porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) and short-finned pilot whale (Globicephala macrorhynchus).
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., and Tanabe, S.
    Proceedings of the International Workshop on Marine Pollution by Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), The 17th “Global Environment Tsukuba”, February 2001, Tsukuba, Japan., 126-130, 2002
  • Contamination of dioxins and related compounds in soils collected from dumping sites of municipal wastes in Asian developing countries.
    Kunisue, T., Watanabe, M., Nakashima, E., Agusa, T., Monirith, I., Minh, T.B., Kunito, T., Subramanian, A., Tana, T.S., Viet, P.H., Prudente, M., and Tanabe, S.
    Organohalogen Compounds, 57, 333-336, 2002
  • Elevated concentrations of trace elements in Caspian seals (Phoca caspica) found stranded during the mass mortality events in 2000.
    Anan, Y., Kunito, T., Ikemoto, T., Kubota, R., Watanabe, I., Tanabe, S., Miyazaki, N., and Petrov, E.A.
    Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 42(3), 354-362, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Chemical speciation of arsenic in the livers of higher trophic marine animals.
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., and Tanabe, S.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 45(1-12), 218-223, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Trace elements in skin of Dall's porpoises (Phocoenoides dalli) from the northern waters of Japan: an evaluation for utilization as non-lethal tracers.
    Yang, J., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Amano, M., and Miyazaki, N.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 45(1-12), 230-236, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Subcellular distribution of trace elements in the liver of sea turtles.
    Anan, Y., Kunito, T., Sakai, H., and Tanabe, S.
    Mar. Pollut. Bull., 45(1-12), 224-229, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Accumulation of heavy metals in Caspian seals (Phoca caspica).
    Watanabe, I., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Amano, M., Koyama, Y., Miyazaki, N., Petrov, E.A., and Tatsukawa, R.
    Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 43(1), 109-120, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Otolith microchemistry of the conger eel, Conger myriaster.
    Arai, T., Ikemoto, T., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., and Miyazaki, N.
    J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K., 82(2), 303-305, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Maternal transfer of arsenic to eggs of black-tailed gull (Larus crassirostris) from Rishiri Island, Japan.
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., Ogi, H., and Shibata, Y.
    Appl. Organomet. Chem., 16(8), 463-468, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Arsenic concentrations and speciation in the tissues of the ringed seals (Phoca hispida) from Pangnirtung, Canada.
    Ebisuda, K., Kunito, T., Kubota, R., and Tanabe, S.
    Appl. Organomet. Chem., 16(8), 451-457, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Mercury in tissues of Dall's porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) collected off Sanriku coast of Japan.
    Yang, J., Kunito, T., Tanabe, S., and Miyazaki, N.
    Fish. Sci., 68(Suppl.1), 256-259, 2002, RefereedWebofScience
  • Using trace elements in skin to discriminate the populations of minke whales in southern hemisphere.
    Kunito, T., Watanabe, I., Yasunaga, G., Fujise, Y., and Tanabe, S.
    Mar. Environ. Res., 53(2), 175-197, 2002, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Relationships between bacterial tolerance levels and forms of copper and zinc in soils.
    Saeki, K., Kunito, T., Oyaizu, H., and Matsumoto, S.
    J. Environ. Qual., 31(5), 1570-1575, 2002, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Arsenic accumulation in the liver tissue of marine mammals.
    Kubota, R., Kunito, T., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Pollut., 115(2), 303-312, 2001, RefereedWebofScience
  • Trace element accumulation in hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) and green turtles (Chelonia mydas) from Yaeyama Islands, Japan.
    Anan, Y., Kunito, T., Watanabe, I., Sakai, H., and Tanabe, S.
    Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 20(12), 2802-2814, 2001, RefereedWebofScience
  • Copper and zinc fractions affecting microorganisms in long-term sludge-amended soils.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Saeki, K., Goto, S., Hayashi, H., Oyaizu, H., and Matsumoto, S.
    Bioresource Technol., 79(2), 135-146, 2001, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Characterization of copper-resistant bacterial community in rhizosphere of highly copper-contaminated soil.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Saeki, K., Nagaoka, K., Oyaizu, H., and Matsumoto, S.
    Eur. J. Soil Biol., 37(2), 95-102, 2001, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Arsenic accumulation in three species of sea turtles.
    Saeki, K., Sakakibara, H., Sakai, H., Kunito, T. and Tanabe, S.
    BioMetals, 13(3), 241-250, 2000, RefereedWebofScience
  • Influences of copper forms on the toxicity to microorganisms in soils.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Saeki, K., Oyaizu, H., and Matsumoto, S.
    Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf., 44(2), 174-181, 1999, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Usefulness of the sensitivity-resistance index to estimate the toxicity of copper on bacteria in copper-contaminated soils.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Senoo, K., Saeki, K., Oyaizu, H., and Matsumoto, S.
    Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf., 44(2), 182-189, 1999, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Ecology of soil heavy metal-resistant bacteria and perspective of bioremediation of heavy metal-contaminated soils.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Oyaizu, H. and Matsumoto, S.
    Recent Res. Devel. Agric. Biol. Chem., 2, 185-206, 1998, Refereed
  • High population of Sphingomonas species on plant surface.
    Kim, H., Nishiyama, M., Kunito, T., Senoo, K., Kawahara, K., Murakami, K. and Oyaizu, H.
    J. Appl. Microbiol., 85(4), 731-736, 1998, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Laboratory-scale bioremediation of oil-contaminated soil of Kuwait with soil amendment materials.
    Cho, B-H., Chino, H., Tsuji, H., Kunito, T., Nagaoka, K., Otsuka, S., Yamashita, K., Matsumoto, S. and Oyaizu, H.
    Chemosphere, 35(7), 1599-1611, 1997, RefereedWebofScience
  • Analysis of oil components and hydrocarbon-utilizing microorganisms during laboratory-scale bioremediation of oil-contaminated soil of Kuwait.
    Cho, B-H., Chino, H., Tsuji, H., Kunito, T., Makishima, H., Uchida, H., Matsumoto, S. and Oyaizu, H.
    Chemosphere, 35(7), 1613-1621, 1997, RefereedWebofScience
  • Zinc resistance of Methylobacterium species.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Shibata, S., Matsumoto, S. and Oyaizu, H.
    Biosci. Biotech. Biochem., 61(4), 729-731, 1997, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Distribution of Cu-resistant and non-resistant bacteria in several Cu-contaminated soils in Japan: usefulness of the tolerance level as an index of Cu contamination in soil.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Senoo, K., Nagaoka, K., Oyaizu, H. and Matsumoto, S.
    Biosci. Biotech. Biochem., 61(7), 1190-1193, 1997, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Characterization of Cu-resistant bacterial communities in Cu-contaminated soils.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Nagaoka, K., Tada, N., Saeki, K., Senoo, K., Oyaizu, H. and Matsumoto, S.
    Soil Sci. Plant Nutr., 43(3), 709-717, 1997, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Cloning and sequence analysis of czc genes in Alcaligenes sp. strain CT14.
    Kunito, T.(corresponding author), Kusano, T., Oyaizu, H., Senoo, K., Kanazawa, S. and Matsumoto, S.
    Biosci. Biotech. Biochem., 60(4), 699-704, 1996, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • Preparation of pH 3.0 agar plate, enumeration of acid-tolerant, and Al-resistant microorganisms in acid soils.
    Kanazawa, S. and Kunito, T.
    Soil Sci. Plant Nutr., 42(1), 165-173, 1996, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル
  • A new method for measuring microbial biomass nitrogen in soils: direct extraction after toluene treatment.
    Kanazawa, S. and Kunito, T.
    Soil Sci. Plant Nutr., 42(3), 511-520, 1996, RefereedWebofScience電子ジャーナル

Books and other publications

  • Environmental Contaminants in Biota: Interpreting Tissue Concentrations, Second Edition (Beyer, W.N. and Meador, J.P. (Eds.))
    O’Hara, T., Kunito, T., Woshner, V., and Tanabe, S., Joint work, Select elements and potential adverse effects in cetaceans and pinnipeds. (Environmental Contaminants in Biota: Interpreting Tissue Concentrations, Second Edition)
    CRC Press, 377-406 2011, Refereed
    ISBN:978-1-4200-8405-4

Courses

  • Microbial metabolism
    Shinshu University
  • Scientific and technical English II
    Shinshu University
  • Biogeochemistry II
    Shinshu University
  • 土壌学ゼミ
    Shinshu University
  • 物質循環基礎実習I
    Shinshu University
  • 物質循環序説I
    Shinshu University
  • 物質循環基礎実習II
    Shinshu University
  • 地域環境学II
    Shinshu University
  • 地水域微生物学
    Shinshu University
  • 野外調査実習II
    Shinshu University
  • システム解析学セミナー
    Shinshu University
  • 物質循環実習II
    Shinshu University
  • 野外調査実習III
    Shinshu University
  • 物質循環実習I
    Shinshu University

Affiliated academic society

  • Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition
  • Japan Society of Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry
  • Japanese Society of Microbial Ecology
  • Japanese Society for Soil Microbiology
  • Japanese Society of Pedology

Research Themes

  • 土壌微生物群集の種多様性と人為的攪乱に対する物質循環能のレジリアンスとの関係(住友財団環境研究助成)
    2015 - 2016
  • 三菱マテリアル株式会社
    2008
  • 三菱マテリアル株式会社
    2007
  • 酸性降下物により森林土壌から溶出した重金属類の毒性影響評価(鉄鋼業環境保全技術開発基金)
    2006 - 2007
  • 三菱マテリアル株式会社
    2006
  • 海棲哺乳類における水銀の存在形態に関する研究(昭和シェル石油環境研究助成金)
    2003 - 2003
  • 途上国の都市ゴミ集積場における重金属類の汚染と人体影響に関する環境化学的研究(住友財団環境研究助成)
    2002 - 2002
  • 海棲哺乳類のヒ素蓄積および解毒機能に関する比較生物学的研究(笹川科学研究助成金)
    1999 - 1999
  • Effects of acid deposition on aluminum solubility and microbial processes in forest soils
  • Phosphorus cycling in forest soils
  • 土壌酵素を用いた土壌中養分利用性の評価

Academic Contribution Activities

  • Others
    Pedosphere (Elsevier), 2015
  • Peer review
    Biol. Fertil. Soils, 2014
  • Others
    Soil Sci. Plant Nutr., 2008 - 2011
  • Peer review
    Microbes Environ., 2007
  • Peer review
    Environ. Geochem. Health, 2007
  • Peer review
    Pedosphere, 2006
  • Peer review
    Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 2006
  • Peer review
    Sci. Total Environ., 2005
  • Peer review
    Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 2005
  • Peer review
    Soil Sci. Plant Nutr., 2005
  • Peer review
    Ecol. Res., 2004
  • Peer review
    Environ. Pollut., 2004
  • Others
    Chemosphere (Elsevier), 2003 - 2008
  • Peer review
    Chemosphere, 2002
  • Peer review
    Wat. Air Soil Pollut., 2002
  • Peer review
    Aust. J. Soil Res., 2001 - 2001