LD4 (D2)

Academic Background
2015 Graduated from Waseda University Honjo Senior High School
2015 Entered Department of Life Science and Medical Bioscience, Faculty of Advanced Science and Engineering, Waseda Univ.

2019 Entered Waseda University Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Department of Advanced Science and Engineering Waseda Univ.

Applied Biology Group

Research Theme
The effects of internal clock regulation on individual growth and feeding behavior of insect crickets.

Research Keywords
cricket, circadian rhythm, clock gene, individual growth

Comparative Analysis of Mitochondrial Genomes in Gryllidea (Insecta: Orthoptera): Implications for Adaptive Evolution in Ant-loving Crickets
Ryuto Sanno, Kosuke Kataoka, Shota Hayakawa, Keigo Ide, Chuong N. Nguyen, Thao P. Nguyen, Binh T. N. Le, Oanh T. P. Kim, Katsuhiko Mineta, Haruko Takeyama, Makio Takeda, Toshiyuki Sato, Takeshi Suzuki, Kei Yura, Toru Asahi
Genome Biol. Evol. accepted.

Conference Presentation
【Poster Presentation】
Functional Analysis of the Clock Gene "Period" during Individual Growth for Mass Production and Breeding of Formosan Crickets
〇Shodai Hayakawa, Taketsugu Suzuki, Toru Asahi, P03, 2020/09/26, The 27th Annual Meeting of the Temporal Biological Society of Japan (online).

Runner-up, Business Idea Pitch Contest, specially sponsored by Hana Cupid Co.