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Molecular Biology, Environmental Biology,Molecular Toxicology

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  • 2009.06.01 - 2020.03.31, Division of Science and Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Professor

  • 2020.04.01 - , ., Graduate School of Engineering, Professor

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The University of Tokyo Faculty of Science  Graduated 1985.03
The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Completed 1987.03
The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Completed 1990.03

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  • Molecular mechanism of environmental response
    Effects of chemical substances on organisms
    Radiation influence-related, Ecology and environment-related, Medical biochemistry-related

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  • The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry


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  • Class III polyphosphate kinase 2 enzymes catalyze the pyrophosphorylation of adenosine‐5'‐monophosphate, Marin Ogawa, Atsuko Uyeda, Kazuo Harada, Yu Sato, Yasuhiko Kato, Hajime Watanabe, Kohsuke Honda, Tomoaki Matsuura, ChemBioChem,20 2961-2967, 2019.06, Papers

  • In vitro synthesis of the human calcium transporter Letm1 within cell-sized liposomes and investigation of its lipid dependency., Okamura K, Matsushita S, Kato Y, Watanabe H, Matsui A, Oka T, Matsuura T, Journal of bioscience and bioengineering,127(5) 544-548, 2019.05, Other

  • Atrazine exposed phytoplankton causes the production of non-viable offspring on Daphnia magna., Pijar Religia, Yasuhiko Kato, Ery Odette Fukushima, Tomoaki Matsuura, Toshiya Muranaka, Hajime Watanabe, Marine environmental research,145 177-183, 2019.03, Papers

  • Microbiota inoculum composition affects holobiont assembly and host growth in Daphnia, Callens M, Watanabe H, Kato Y, Miura J, Decaestecker E, Microbiome,6(1) 56, 2018.03, Papers

  • Tryptophan hydroxylase (TRH) loss of function mutations induce growth and behavioral defects in Daphnia magna., Rivetti C, Campos B, Piña B, Raldúa D, Kato Y, Watanabe H, Barata C, Scientific reports,8・1・1518, 2018.01, Papers

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  • Long Non Coding RNA Contributes to Sex Determination, membs|Molecular Biology News, 2018.05