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Structural Biology, X-ray crystallography, Protein

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  • 2011.04.01 - 2012.01.31, Institute for Protein Research, Specially Appointed Researcher

  • 2012.02.01 - , Institute for Protein Research, Assistant Professor

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Hokkaido University Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Completed 2008.03

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Weill Cornell Medicine, Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute, Visiting Fellow 2017.12 - 2018.11

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  • Structural biochemistry-related

  • Structural biochemistry-related

  • Structural biochemistry-related

  • Molecular biology
    Molecular biology-related

  • Structural biochemistry
    Structural biochemistry-related


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  • Structure and mechanism of cancer-associated N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase-V, Nagae Masamichi, Kizuka Yasuhiko, Mihara Emiko, Kitago Yu, Hanashima Shinya, Ito Yukishige, Takagi Junichi, Taniguchi Naoyuki, Yamaguchi Yoshiki, NATURE COMMUNICATIONS,9(1) 3380, 2018.08, Other

  • An anti-peptide monoclonal antibody recognizing the tobacco etch virus protease-cleavage sequence and its application to a tandem tagging system., Tabata S, Kitago Y, Fujii Y, Mihara E, Tamura-Kawakami K, Norioka N, Takahashi K, Kaneko MK, Kato Y, Takagi J, Protein expression and purification,147 94-99, 2018.07, Papers

  • Fv-clasp: An Artificially Designed Small Antibody Fragment with Improved Production Compatibility, Stability, and Crystallizability., Arimori T, Kitago Y, Umitsu M, Fujii Y, Asaki R, Tamura-Kawakami K, Takagi J, Structure (London, England : 1993),25(10) 1611-1622.e4, 2017.10, Papers

  • Mechanistic basis for the recognition of laminin-511 by α6β1 integrin., Takizawa M*, Arimori T*, Taniguchi Y*, Kitago Y, Yamashita E, Takagi J, Sekiguchi K (Equally contributed)), Science advances,3(9) e1701497, 2017.09, Papers

  • Allosteric Inhibition of a Semaphorin 4D Receptor Plexin B1 by a High-Affinity Macrocyclic Peptide., Matsunaga Y, Bashiruddin NK, Kitago Y, Takagi J, Suga H, Cell chemical biology,23(11) 1341-1350, 2016.11, Papers

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