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genomic science, chemical biology, synthetic organic chemistry

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  • 2005.04.01 - 2019.08.31, The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Professor

  • 2019.09.01 - , Osaka University, Vice-President

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Osaka City University Faculty of Science  Graduated 1982.03
Osaka City University Faculty of Science  Graduated 1984.03
Osaka City University Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Accomplished credits for doctoral program 1987.03

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Nanomaterials-related, Functional solid state chemistry-related

  • Bio-related chemistry, Genome biology-related

  • Chemical biology-related


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Small-molecule ligand induces nucleotide flipping in (CAG)n trinucleotide repeats, Nakatani, K.; Hagihara, S.; Goto, Y.; Kobori, A.; Hagihara, M.; Hayashi, G.; Kyo, M.; Nomura, M.; Mishima, M.; Kojima, C., Nature Chemcial Biology,1 (1), 2005.06, Papers

  • Structural insights into synthetic ligands targeting A-A pairs in disease-related CAG RNA repeats, Mukherjee, S., Błaszczyk, L., Rypniewski, W., Falschlunger, C., Micura, R., Murata, A., Dohno, C., Nakatani, K., Kiliszek, A., Nucl. Acids Res.,47, 10906-10913, 2019.11, Papers

  • Molecular glue for RNA: Regulating RNA structure and function through a synthetic RNA binding molecule, Dohno, C., Nakatani, K., ChemBioChem,20, 2903-2910, 2019.05, Review Papers

  • Small molecules targeting DNA and RNA repeats as potential drugs for neurological disorders, K. Nakatani,Indo-Japan (NCBS/InStem-Osaka) Meeting: Interfacing chemistry and biology, 2019.03, Conference Report / Oral Presentation

  • 1,3-Di(quinolin-2-yl)guanidine binding to C9orf72 GGCCCC repeat DNA in ALS/FTD, E. Murakami, T. Shibata, K. Nakatani,The 22nd SANKEN International Symposium / The 17th SANKEN Nanotechnology International Symposium, 2019.01, International Conference(Non Proceeding)

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