Manami INABA, Project Researcher

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  • Hometown: Shizuoka Prefecture

field of study

Environmental virology


Japan Water Environment Association, Japan Microbial Ecology Society


March 2002 Japan University of Environmental Science Marine Living Resources Science graduation
March 2004 Ehime University Graduate School of Agricultural Science Biological and Environmental Conservation Department Graduate Degree
March 2009 Ehime University Graduate School of Science and Engineering and Environmental Science postdoctoral
5 May 2009 Hokkaido University gene disease Institute for the Control of cancer virology and technical support Promotion Employee / Technical Assistant members
April 2010 Graduate School of Engineering, University of Tokyo University Water Environment Control Research Center and technical assistance personnel
5 May 2010 Graduate School of Engineering, University of Tokyo University Water Environment Control Research Center Researcher
August 2012 Graduate School of Engineering, University of Tokyo city Engineering – Researcher
April 2014 Tohoku University Future Science and Technology Joint Research Center, industry-academia-government collaboration researcher
March 2016 Hokkaido University Graduate School of Engineering, Faculty of environment creation engineering departments and Researcher

Selected publications

Pepper mild mottle virus as an indicator and a tracer of fecal pollution in water environments: comparative evaluation with wastewater-tracer pharmaceuticals in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Kuroda K., Nakada N., Hanamoto S., Inaba M., Katayama H., Do A. T., Tran T. N., Oguma K., Hayashi T., and Takizawa S.
Science of the Total Environment, 2015, 506: 287-298.

Detection of genus Kobuvirus for evaluation as virus indicator for fecal contamination source tracking from Nhue River in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Inaba M., Katayama H., Tran T. N., and Furumai H.
Southeast Asian Water Environment, 2014, 5: 61-66

Distribution of Marine birnavirus (MABV) in marine organisms from Okinawa, Japan, and a unique sequence variation of the VP2/NS region.
Inaba M., Suzuki S., Kitamura S-I., Kumazawa N., and Kodama H.
J. Microbiol., 2009, 47(1): 76-84.

Annual dynamics of marine birnavirus (MABV) in cultured Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) and sea water. 
Inaba M., Kimura T., Kikukawa R., Iwasaki M., Nose M., and Suzuki S.
Fisheries Sci., 2009, 73: 615-622.