Fumika Hamada, PhD

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-1662

Fax 513-803-0740

Email fumika.hamada@cchmc.org

Thermo- and pain sensation in Drosophila.

Visit the Hamada Lab.

Postdoctoral Fellow: Brandeis University, 2005-2009. Harvard Medical School, 2004-2005.

PhD: Tokyo University of Science, Japan, 2004.

BS: Tokyo University of Science, Japan, 1999.

View PubMed Publications

Head L, Tang X, Hayley SE, Goda T, Umezaki Y, Chang EC, Leslie JR, Fujiwara M, Garrity PA, Hamada FN. The influence of light on temperature preference in Drosophila. Current Biology. 2015.

Goda T, Leslie J, Hamada FN. Design and analysis of temperature preference rhythm in Drosophila. J Vis Exp. 2014 Jan 13;(83).

Tang X, Platt MD, Lagnese CM, Leslie JR, Hamada FN. Temperature integration at the AC thermosensory neurons in Drosophila. J Neurosci. 2013 Jan 16;33(3):894-901.

Kaneko H, Head LM, Ling J, Liu Y, Hardin PE, Emery P, Hamada FN. Circadian rhythm of temperature preference and its neural control in Drosophila. Current Biology. 2012 Oct 9;22(19):1851-7.

Hamada FN, Rosenzweig M, Kang K, Pulver SR, Ghezzi A, Jegla TJ, Garrity PA. An internal thermal sensor controlling temperature preference in Drosophila. Nature. 2008 Jul 10;454(7201):217-20. 

Hamada FN, Koshiyama A, Namekawa SH, Ishii S, Iwabata K, Sugawara H, Nara TY, Sakaguchi K, Sawado T. Proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) interacts with a meiosis-specific RecA homologues, Lim15/Dmc1, but does not stimulate its strand transfer activity. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007 Jan 26;352(4):836-42.

Hamada FN, Park PJ, Gordadze PR, Kuroda MI. Global regulation of X chromosomal genes by the MSL complex in Drosophila melanogaster. Genes Dev. 2005 Oct 1;19(19):2289-94.