Shin ichi Fujiwara

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Elbow joint adductor moment arm as an indicator of forelimb posture in extinct quadrupedal tetrapods
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 279:2561-70. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Relationship between scapular position and structural strength of rib cage in quadruped animals
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Morphol 270:1084-94. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Olecranon orientation as an indicator of elbow joint angle in the stance phase, and estimation of forelimb posture in extinct quadruped animals
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Morphol 270:1107-21. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Shape of articular surface of crocodilian (Archosauria) elbow joints and its relevance to sauropsids
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Morphol 271:883-96. 2010
  5. pmc Topsy-turvy locomotion: biomechanical specializations of the elbow in suspended quadrupeds reflect inverted gravitational constraints
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Anat 219:176-91. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Elbow joint adductor moment arm as an indicator of forelimb posture in extinct quadrupedal tetrapods
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 279:2561-70. 2012
    ..Using this method, we find that Triceratops (Ceratopsidae), Anhanguera (Pterosauria) and desmostylian mammals are categorized as upright/sagittally locomoting taxa...
  2. doi request reprint Relationship between scapular position and structural strength of rib cage in quadruped animals
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Morphol 270:1084-94. 2009
    ..This implies that the location of robust ribs is associated with the arrangement of the serratus muscle, and provides a probable candidate for determination of the scapular position for extinct quadruped archosaurs and mammals...
  3. doi request reprint Olecranon orientation as an indicator of elbow joint angle in the stance phase, and estimation of forelimb posture in extinct quadruped animals
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Morphol 270:1107-21. 2009
    ..Difference in elbow joint angles between these two genera suggests possible differences in stance and gait of these two mammals...
  4. doi request reprint Shape of articular surface of crocodilian (Archosauria) elbow joints and its relevance to sauropsids
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Morphol 271:883-96. 2010
    ..This, in turn, helps to determine the maximum angle of extension of the elbow joint in archosaurs...
  5. pmc Topsy-turvy locomotion: biomechanical specializations of the elbow in suspended quadrupeds reflect inverted gravitational constraints
    Shin ichi Fujiwara
    The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Anat 219:176-91. 2011
    ..This condition has evolved independently multiple times, attendant with a loss or reduction of the ability to move in normal upright postures...