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Molecular biology

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  • 2001.04.01 - 2003.08.31, Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, Associate Professor

  • 2003.09.01 - , Institute for Protein Research, Professor

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Osaka University Faculty of Science  Graduated 1986.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Completed 1988.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Completed 1991.03
Osaka University Faculty of Science  Graduated 1993.07

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Osaka University, Institute for Protein Research, Professor 2003.09 -

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  • Molecular biology-related

  • Molecular biology-related

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  • Japanese Society for Molecular Biology


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  • Distinct Functions in Regulation of Meiotic Crossovers for DNA Damage Response Clamp Loader Rad24(Rad17) and Mec1(ATR) Kinase, Miki Shinohara, Douglas K Bishop and Akira Shinohara, Genetics,in press, 2019.10,, Papers

  • Nuclear actin cable with multiple branches during yeast meiosis, Tomoko Takagi, Masako Osumi and Akira Shinohara, BioRxiv, 2019.09,, Papers

  • Meiotic prophase-like pathway for cleavage-independent removal of cohesin for chromosome morphogenesis, Kiran Challa, M. Shinohara, Shinohara Akira, Current Genetics,65(4) 817-827, 2019.08,, Papers

  • Human RAD51 paralogue, SWSAP1, fosters RAD51 filament by regulating the anti-recombinase, FIGNL1 AAA+ ATPase, Kenichiro Matsuzaki, Shizuka Kondo, Tatsuya Ishikawa, and Akira Shinohara, Nature Communications,10 1407, 2019.03,, Papers

  • Meiosis-specific cohesin component, Rec8, promotes the localization of Mps3 SUN domain protein on the nuclear envelope., Bommi, J.R., Prasada Rao, HBDP., Challa, K., Higashide, M., Shinmyozu, K. Nakayama, J., Shinohara, M., and A. Shinohara, Genes to Cells : devoted to molecular & cellular mechanisms,24(1) 94-106, 2019.01, Papers

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