Researcher Database

Tomohiro Okagawa
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor

Researcher Profile and Settings


  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Job Title

    Specially Appointed Assistant Professor

Research Areas

  • Animal life science / Veterinary medical science / Veterinary immunology
  • Animal life science / Veterinary medical science / Infectious diseases
  • Animal life science / Integrative animal science / Antibody engineering

Academic & Professional Experience

  • 2018/07 - Today    Hokkaido UniversityFaculty of Veterinary MedicineSpecially Appointed Assistant Professor
  • 2017/04 - 2018/06    Hokkaido UniversityFaculty of Veterinary MedicinePostdoctoral Research Fellow
  • 2016/04 - 2017/03    Hokkaido UniversityGraduate School of Veterinary MedicinePostdoctoral Research Fellow
  • 2013/04 - 2016/03    Japan Society for the Promotion of ScienceJSPS Research Fellow (DC1)


  • 2012/04 - 2016/03  Hokkaido University  Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine
  • 2006/04 - 2012/03  Hokkaido University  School of Veterinary Medicine

Association Memberships


Research Activities

Published Papers


  • A comparative analysis of cytokine profile of Theileria parva infection in Bovidae
    Okagawa T, Konnai S, Githaka N, Mekata H, Suzuki S, Kariuki E, Skilton R, Ishizuka M, Murata S, Ohashi K  Japanese Journal of Veterinary Parasitology  10-  (1-2)  37  2012/03   [Not refereed] [Not invited]  Prompt report, short report, and research note, etc. (scientific journal)

Awards & Honors

  • 2016/09   The Japanese Society of Veterinary Science   Veterinary Science Young Investigator Award
    Winner: Tomohiro Okagawa
  • 2015/09   The Subcommittee of Veterinary Microbiology of the Japanese Society of Veterinary Science   The 6th Young Scientist Award of the Subcommittee of Veterinary Microbiology
    Winner: Tomohiro Okagawa
  • 2014/10   Veterinary Immunology Committee of the International Union of Immunological Societies   IUIS-VIC PhD/DVM Student Travel Award
    Winner: Tomohiro Okagawa
  • 2012/09   The Global COE Program “Establishment of International Collaboration Center for Zoonosis Control”   Best Poster Presentation Award at the 4th international Young Researcher Seminar for Zoonosis Control
    Winner: Tomohiro Okagawa

Research Grants & Projects

  • Development of immunotherapy targeting immunoinhibitory receptors for control of bovine leukemia virus infection
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science:Grant-in-Aid for Early-Career Scientists
    Date (from‐to) : 2019/04 -2021/03 
    Author : Tomohiro Okagawa
  • Development of a simple diagnostic criteria for enzootic bovine leukemia and survey of juvenile bovine leukemia in Japan
    The Ito Foundation:Research Grant
    Date (from‐to) : 2018/07 -2019/03 
    Author : Tomohiro Okagawa
  • Investigation of bovine immunoinhibitory receptors for a novel immunotherapy of chronic infections in cattle
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science:Grants-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
    Date (from‐to) : 2013/04 -2016/03 
    Author : Tomohiro Okagawa

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