FACULTY &  STAFF  (教員・職員)
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2016-09-15 

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2015-04-01 
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Division members 2017
2017-12-13 
with presidentDivision members 2021
2021-04-08  
with presidentDivision members 2022
2021-04-07
   Title
Name
E-mail address
    Head & Professor
Longzhu Cui, M.D., Ph.D.
longzhujichi.ac.jp
    Associate Professor
Shinya Watanabe, Ph.C., Ph.D.
swatanabejichi.ac.jp
    Associate Professor Kazuhiko Miyanaga, Ph.D. miyanaga.kazuhiko
    Associate Prof. (Concurrent)
Teppei Sasahara, M.D., Ph.D.
protozoajichi.ac.jp
    Lecturer Yoshifumi Aiba, Ph.D.
y-aibajichi.ac.jp
    Assistant professor
XinEe Tan, Ph.D. 
xineejichi.ac.jp
    Assistant professor Srivani Veeranarayanan, Ph.D. srivanijichi.ac.jp
    Assistant professor Kanate Thitiananpakorn,  Ph.D. xxxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Secretary
Mami Ogawa
mogawajich.ac.jp
    Affiliate Professor Kotaro Kiga, Ph.D. k-kigajichi.ac.jp
    Adjunct Lecturer
Tatsuo Taki, Ph.D.
xxxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Emeritus Professor  Yoshikazu Hirai, M.D., Ph.D.
xxxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Emeritus Professor 
Masayasu Nakano, M.D., Ph.D.
xxxxxjichi.ac.jp
  POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP
    Lab Postdoc-1 Huong Minh Nguyen [from Vietnam]
xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-2  Geoffrey P. Kumwenda [from Malawi]
xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-3
Yuya Hidaka [from Japan] xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-4 Priyanka Baranwal  [from India] xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-5 Mohammad Omar Faruk (from Bangladash) xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-6 Yuzuki Shimamori  [From Japan] xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-7 Jayathilake Sarangi [from Sri Lanka] xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-8 Adeline Yeo Syin Lian  [from Malaysia] xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-9 Ola Alessa  [from Syria] xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-10 Nguyen Minh Thuy  [from Vietnam] xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-11 Jastin Edrian C. Revilleza [from Filippine]
xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-12 Sharmin Sultana [from Bangladash]
xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-13 Myat Thu [from Myanmar]
xxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Lab Postdoc-14 Kaewprasert Orawee [Thailand]
    Lab Postdoc-15 Rani Varsha [India]

    Lab Postdoc-16 Razib Hossain [Bangladash]

  GRADUATE STUDENT(大学院生
    Ph.D. Student (D3, 2023)
Tomofumi Kawaguchi xxxxxjichi.ac.jp
    Ph.D. Student (D2, 2023) Mahmoud Arbaah xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Ph.D. Student (D1, 2023) Anujin Batbold xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Ph.D. Student (D1, 2023)
Maniruzzaman  
xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Ph.D. Student (D1, 2023) Yi Liu xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Ph.D. Student (D1, 2023) Sarah Hossain
xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Master's   (M2, 2023) Ho Thi My Duyen xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Master's   (M2, 2023) Takashi Sugano xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Master's   (M2, 2022) Junjie Li xxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Master's   (M1, 2022) Tergel Nayanjin xxxxxjich.ac.jp
  GUEST RESEARCHER  (客員研究員)
    Research Student
Yutaro Nishikawa (Dispatched from company) xxxxxxxjich.ac.jp
    Visiting Researcher Wanchai Assavalapsakul (Chulalongkorn Univ, Thai) xxxxxxxjich.ac.jp
  VOLUNTEER RESEARCH ASSISTANT  (医学部生放課後研究クラブのメンバー) 






  FORMER STAFF & STUDENT  (left Division of Bacteriology since 2015)
   Title (before leaving)
Name
Date of leaving
New title
    Associate Professor
Hirofumi Shimomura, D. V. M., Ph.D.
31st March 2016
Professor
    Ph.D. Student
Avarzed Amgalanbaatar, M.D., Ph.D.
31st March 2016
Lecturer
    Research Assistant
Momoe Nagahama 31st March 2016
Research Assistant
    JSPS Fellowship
Bintao Cui, Ph.D.  RMIT University, Australia 31st March 2019
Faculty
    Postdoctoral Researcher
Moriyuki Kawauchi, Kyoto University 31st March 2016
Faculty
    Ph.D. Student
Tanit Boonsiri., Ph.D. Chulalongkorn University
31st March 2020
Lecturer
    Ph.D. Student
Yusuke Taki, M.D., Ph.D.
31st March 2021
Physician
    Associate Professor Kotaro Kiga, Ph.D.  NIH Japan
1st Jan 2022
Head of Lab
    Assistant Professor Yusuke Sato’o Ph.D. Azabu University
31st March 2022 Lecturer
    Postdoctoral Researcher Aa Haeruman Azam, Ph.D. NIH Japan 31st March 2022
Researcher
    Postdoctoral Researcher Chijioke A. Nsofor, Ph.D. Nigeria
31st May 2022
Lecturer
    Postdoctoral Researcher Md Mahadi Hassan , Ph.D. Bangladash
November 2022
Postdoctoral Researcher, USA
    Ph.D. Student Feng-Yu Li,
31st March 2023 Researcher
    MS. Student Yuancheng Zhang, Juntendo Univ.,
31st March 2023 Ph.D. Student
    Postdoctoral Researcher  Nguyen Minh Thuy, Ph.D. Vietnam
October 2023
Postdoctoral Researcher, USA

  The followings are individual profiles:

  Longzhu Cui, M.D., Professor    (Go to member top page)
Longzhu Cui

Academic degrees
July 1985
July 1994

Employment
August 1985


June 1995

July 1997

July 1998

October 2002

April 2007

February 2012


April 2015

Bachelor of Medical Science, The Fourth Military Medical University (China)
Ph.D. of Medical Science, The Fourth Military Medical University (China)


Physician,  Assistant prof,  Lecturer
Department of Infectious Diseases, Tangdo Hospital, The Forth Military Medical University (China)
Postdoc
WHO Collaborating Center for Hantavirus (Korea)
Collaborating Researcher
Department of Bacteriology, Faculty of Medicine, Juntendo University
Assistant professor
Department of Bacteriology, Faculty of Medicine, Juntendo University
Lecturer
Department of Bacteriology, Faculty of Medicine, Juntendo University
Associate professor
Department of Bacteriology, Faculty of Medicine, Juntendo University
Vice dicrector
Research Center for Infections and Antimicrobials, Kitasato Institute for Life Science, Kitasato University
Head & Profossor
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University
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 Editorial Board Member of Scientific Reports: Scientific Reports Editorial Board
 Editorial Board Member of Pathogens: Pathogens editorial board
 Associate Editor of Frontiers in Microbiology: Frontiers in Microbiology
 Pathogens, Special Issue editor: Phage–Bacteria Interactions
 ORC iD: 0000-0002-8909-3885
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  主要論文(Selected Publications)
  [
Publications in Google Scholar including citation count]

  1. Cui L, Murakami H, Kuwahara-Arai K, Hanaki H, Hiramatsu K, Contribution of a thickened cell wall and its glutamine nonamidated component to the vancomycin resistance expressed by Staphylococcus aureus Mu50. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2000;44: 2276-2285. 
  2. Kuroda M, Ohta T, Uchiyama I, Baba T, Yuzawa H, Kobayashi I, Cui L, Oguchi A, Aoki K, Nagai Y, Lian J, Ito T, Kanamori M, Matsumaru H, Maruyama A, Murakami H, Hosoyama A, Mizutani-Ui Y, Takahashi NK, Sawano T, Inoue R, Kaito C, Sekimizu K, Hirakawa H, Kuhara S, Goto S, Yabuzaki J, Kanehisa M, Yamashita A, Oshima K, Furuya K, Yoshino C, Shiba T, Hattori M, Ogasawara N, Hayashi H, Hiramatsu K, Whole genome sequencing of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Lancet 2001;357: 1225-1240.
  3. Baba T, Takeuchi F, Kuroda M, Yuzawa H, Aoki K, Oguchi A, Nagai Y, Iwama N, Asano K, Naimi T, Kuroda H, Cui L, Yamamoto K, Hiramatsu K, Genome and virulence determinants of high virulence community-acquired MRSA. Lancet 2002;359: 1819-1827.
  4. Cui L, Ma X, Sato K, Okuma K, Tenover FC, Mamizuka EM, Gemmell CG, Kim MN, Ploy MC, El-Solh N, Ferraz V, Hiramatsu K, Cell wall thickening is a common feature of vancomycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus. J Clin Microbiol 2003;41: 5-1
  5. Hiramatsu K, Cui L, Kuwahara-Arai K, Has vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus started going it alone? Lancet 2004;364: 565-566.
  6. Cui L, Lian JQ, Neoh HM, Reyes E, Hiramatsu K, DNA microarray-based identification of genes associated with glycopeptide resistance in Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2005;49: 3404-3413.
  7. Cui L, Tominaga E, Neoh HM, Hiramatsu K, Correlation between Reduced Daptomycin Susceptibility and Vancomycin Resistance in Vancomycin-Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2006;50: 1079-1082.
  8. Cui L, Iwamoto A, Lian JQ, Neoh HM, Maruyama T, Horikawa Y, Hiramatsu K, Novel mechanism of antibiotic resistance originating in vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2006;50: 428-438.
  9. Cui L, Neoh HM, Shoji M, Hiramatsu K, Contribution of vraSR and graSR point mutations to vancomycin resistance in vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2009;53: 1231-1234.
  10. Cui L, Isii T, Fukuda M, Ochiai T, Neoh HM, Camargo IL, Watanabe Y, Shoji M, Hishinuma T, Hiramatsu K, An RpoB mutation confers dual heteroresistance to daptomycin and vancomycin in Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2010;54: 5222-5233.
  11. Cui L, Neoh HM, Iwamoto A, Hiramatsu K, Coordinated phenotype switching with large-scale chromosome flip-flop inversion observed in bacteria. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2012;109: E1647-1656.
  12. Watanabe S, Cui B, Kiga K, Aiba Y, Tan X, Sato'o Y, Kawauchi M, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Taki Y, Li FY, Azam AH, Nakada Y, Sasahara T, Cui L.  Composition and Diversity of CRISPR-Cas13a systems in the genus Leptotrichia. Front. Microbiol. 2019  doi:10.3389/fmicb.
  13. Kiga K, Tan X-E, Rodrigo IC, Watanabe S, Aiba Y, Sato’o Y, Li F-Y, Sasahara T, Cui B, Kawauchi M, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Taki Y, Azam AH, Suzuki M, Penadés JR, and Cui L. Development of CRISPR-Cas13a-based antimicrobials capable of sequence-specific killing of target bacteria. Nat Commun 11, 2934 (2020).

 Shinya Watanabe, Associate Professor   (Go to member top page


Academic degrees
March 2002
March 2004
March 2008

Employment
April 2008


May 2008


April 2011

April 2014


April 2015


Nov. 2018

Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo Japan
Master of Pharmaceutical Science, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan
Ph.D. of Medicine, Department of Infection Control Science, Graduated School of Medicine, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Infection Control Science, Graduated School of Medicine, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan
Visiting Fellow
Tuberculosis Research Section, Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Maryland, USA
Senior Scientist
Department of Infectious Diseases, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Senior Scientist
,Laboratory of Pathogenic Microbes, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Lecturer
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University
Associate Professor
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University

  主要論文(Selected Publications)

  1. Watanabe S, Ito T, Takeuchi F, Endo M, Okuno E, Hiramatsu K. Structural comparison of ten serotypes of staphylocoagulases in Staphylococcus aureus. J Bacteriol. 2005 Jun;187(11):3698-707.
  2. Watanabe S, Ito T, Morimoto Y, Takeuchi F, Hiramatsu K. Precise excision and self-integration of a composite transposon as a model for spontaneous large-scale chromosome inversion/deletion of the Staphylococcus haemolyticus clinical strain JCSC1435. J Bacteriol 2007; 189(7):2921-5.
  3. Watanabe S, Ito T, Hiramatsu K. Susceptibilities of healthcare- and community-associated methicillin-resistant staphylococci to the novel des-F(6)-quinolone DX-619. J Antimicrob Chemother 2007; 60(6):1384-7.
  4. Watanabe S, Ito T, Sasaki T, Li S, Uchiyama I, Kishii K, Kikuchi K, Skov RL, Hiramatsu K. Genetic diversity of staphylocoagulase genes (coa): insight into the evolution of variable chromosomal virulence factors in Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS One 2009; 4(5):e5714.
  5. Watanabe S, Goodwin M, Barry CE 3rd, Boshoff HI. Fumarate Reductase Activity Maintains an Energized Membrane in Anaerobic Mycobacterium tuberculosis. PLoS Pathog 2011; 7(10):e1002287.
  6. Watanabe S, Shimomura Y, Ubukata K, Kirikae T, Miyoshi-Akiyama T. Concomitant regulation of host tissue-destroying virulence factors and carbohydrate metabolism during invasive diseases induced by group G streptococci. J Infect Dis 2013; 208(9):1482-93.
  7. Watanabe S, Kirikae T, Miyoshi-Akiyama T. Complete genome sequence of Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis 167 carrying Lancefield group C antigen and comparative genomics of S. dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis strains. Genome Biol Evol 2013; 5(9):1644-51.
  8. Watanabe S, Takemoto N, Ogura K, Miyoshi-Akiyama T. Severe invasive streptococcal infection by Streptococcus pyogenes and Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis. Microbiol Immunol. 2016 60(1):1-9.
  9. Watanabe S, Matsumura K, Iwai H, Funatogawa K, Haishima Y, Fukui C, Okumura K, Kato-Miyazawa M, Hashimoto M, Teramoto K, Kirikae F, Miyoshi-Akiyama T, Kirikae T. A Mutation in the 16S rRNA Decoding Region Attenuates the Virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Infect Immun. 2016. 84(8):2264-73.
  10. Watanabe S, Sasahara T, Arai N, Sasaki K, Aiba Y, Sato'o Y, Cui L. Complete Genome Sequence of Streptococcus pyogenes Strain JMUB1235 Isolated from an Acute Phlegmonous Gastritis Patient. Genome Announc. 2016. 4(5).

Kazuhiko Miyanaga, Associate Professor  (Go to member top page)


Academic degrees
March 1995
March 1997
March  2000

Employment
April 1997
April 2000

April 2007

July 2010

Jan. 2022


Bachelor of Engineering, Department of Chemistry & Biotechnology, The University of Tokyo
Master of Engineering, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Ph.D. of Engineering, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo


JSPS Research Fellowships for Young Scientists [DC1]
Assistant Professor
Department of Bioengineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Assistant Professor
School of Life Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Short-term Visiting Researcher (-September 2010)
Department of Bacteriology, Technical University of Munich
Associate Professor
Division of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University

  主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Tanji Y, Murofushi K, Miyanaga K. Quick selection of a chimeric T2 phage that displays active enzyme on the viral capsid. Biotechnol Prog. 2005; 21:1768-1771.
  2. Miyanaga K, Hijikata T, Furukawa C, Unno H, Tanji Y. Detection of Escherichia coli in the sewage influent by fluorescent labeled T4 phage. Biochem Eng J. 2006; 29:119-124.
  3. Miyanaga K, Takano S, Morono Y, Hori K, Unno H, Tanji Y. Optimization of distinction between viable and dead cells by fluorescent staining method and its application to bacterial consortia. Biochem Eng J. 2007; 37(1):56-61.
  4.  Miyanaga K,Terashi R,Kawai K,Unno H,Tanji Y. Effects of pH increase derived from cathodic protection on bacterial viability in proximity to carbon steel. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2007; 97(4): 850-857.
  5. Hu J, Miyanaga K, Tanji Y. Diffusion of bacteriophages through artificial biofilm models. Biotechnol Prog. 2012; 28(2):319-326.
  6. Tanji Y, Tanaka A, Tani K, Kurimoto M, Miyanaga K. IgG-dependent aggregation of Staphylococcus aureus inhibits bacteriophage attack. Biochem Eng J. 2015; 97:17-24.
  7. Azam AH, Hoshiga F, Takeuchi I, Miyanaga K, Tanji Y. Analysis of phage resistance in Staphylococcus aureus SA003 reveals different binding mechanism for the closely related Twort-like phages ΦSA012 and ΦSA039. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2018; 102(20):8963-8977.
  8. Ung P, Peng C, Yuk S, Tan R, Ann V, Miyanaga K, Tanji Y. Dynamics of bacterial community in Tonle Sap Lake, a large tropical flood-pulse system in southeast Asia. Sci Total Environ.2019; 664,:414-423.
  9. Peng C,Hanawa T,Azam AH,LeBlanc C,Ung P,Matsuda T,Onishi H, Miyanaga K, Tanji Y. Silviavirus phage ΦMR003 displays a broad host range against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus of human origin. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2019; 103(18):7751-7765.
  10. Nishio J, Negishi H, Yasui-Kato M, Miki S, Miyanaga K, Aoki K, Mizusawa T, Ueno M, Ainai A, Muratani M, Hangai S, Yanai H, Hasegawa H, Ishii Y, Tanji Y, Taniguchi Y. Identification and characterization of a novel Enterococcus bacteriophage with potential to ameliorate murine colitis. Sci Rep. 2021; 11(1):1-13.

 Kotaro Kiga, Affiliate Professor   (Go to member top page)


Academic degrees
March 2005
March 2007
March 2011

Employment
April 2008

April 2011

Mar. 2014


Nov. 2014


Sept. 2016


2021, 2022

Bachelor of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Master of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Ph.D. of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo


Research Fellow
Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (DC1)
Post-doc
Max-Planck-Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics (Germany)
Project Researcher
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infectious Diseases Control, International Research Center for Infectious Diseases, Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo
Project Assistant Professor
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infectious Diseases Control, International Research Center for Infectious Diseases, Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo
Lecturer
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University
Associate Professor,  Affiliate Professor
  主要 論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Fukao T, Fukuda Y, Kiga K, Sharif J, Hino K, Enomoto Y, Kawamura A, Nakamura K, Takeuchi T, Tanabe M. An evolutionarily conserved mechanism for microRNA-223 expression revealed by microRNA gene profiling. Cell 2007;129(3): p617-631.
  2. Suzuki M, Mimuro H, Kiga K, Fukumatsu M, Ishijima N, Morikawa H, Nagai S, Koyasu S, Gilman R, Kersulyte D, Berg D, Sasakawa C. Helicobacter pylori CagA Phosphorylation-Independent Function in Epithelial Proliferation and Inflammation. Cell Host Microbe 2009;5(1): p23-34.
  3. Suzuki M, Kiga K, Kersulyte D, Cok J, Hooper C, Mimuro H, Sanada T, Suzuki S, Oyama M, Kozuka-Hata H, Kamiyae S, Zou Q, Gilman R, Berg D, Sasakawa C. Attenuated CagA Oncoprotein in Helicobacter pylori from Amerindians in Peruvian Amazon. J Biol Chem 2011;286(34): p29964-29972.
  4. Iwasaki Y*, Kiga K*, Kayo H, Fukuda-Yuzawa Y, Weise J, Inada T, Tomita M, Ishihama Y, Fukao T. Global microRNA elevation by inducible Exportin 5 regulates cell cycle entry. RNA 2013;19(4): p490-497.
  5. Kayo H*, Kiga K*, Fukuda-Yuzawa Y*, Hedlund S, Murakami K, Rosa-Velazquez I, Kimura T, Shimoda K, Tanabe M, Fukao T. miR-212 and miR-132 are dispensable for mouse mammary gland development. Nature Genet 2014;46(8): p802-804.
  6. Kiga K*, Mimuro H*, Suzuki M, Shinozaki-Ushiku A, Kobayashi T, Sanada T, Kim M, Ogawa M, Iwasaki Y, Kayo H, Fukuda-Yuzawa Y, Yashiro M, Fukayama M, Fukao T, Sasakawa C. Epigenetic silencing of miR-210 increases the proliferation of gastric epithelium during chronic Helicobacter pylori infection. Nat Commun 2014; 5:4497.
  7. Kiga K#, Fukuda-Yuzawa Y, Tanabe M, Tsuji S, Sasakawa C, Fukao T#. Comprehensive silencing of target-sharing microRNAs is a mechanism for SIRT1 overexpression in cancer. RNA Biol 2014;11(11): p1347-1354.
  8. Kiga K, Tan X-E, Rodrigo IC, Watanabe S, Aiba Y, Sato’o Y, Li F-Y, Sasahara T, Cui B, Kawauchi M, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Taki Y, Azam AH, Suzuki M, Penadés JR, and Cui L. Development of CRISPR-Cas13a-based antimicrobials capable of sequence-specific killing of target bacteria. Nat Commun 11, 2934 (2020).
    (*: Co-first authors; #: Corresponding author)


 Yoshifumi Aiba, Assistant Professor (Go to member top page)


Academic degrees
March 2003
March 2015
March 2010

March 2014
 
Employment
Apr 2005
Dec 2005
Apr 2008


Apr 2014

Dec 2015


Dec 2022

Bachelor, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Tokyo, Japan
Master,  Graduate School of Tokyo University of Agriculture, Tokyo, Japan
Reserch student,  Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Ph.D. of Medicine,  Graduated School of Medicine, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan


Employee, Koishiya Foods co.,Ltd.
Employee, Ami Jirushi Shokuhin Kogyo Co., Ltd
Researcher, Department of Fermentation, Tokyo University of Agriculture
Employee, F・T innovation Limited
Researcher,  Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences,  The University of Tokyo
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Infection Control Science reserch center, Graduated School of Medicine, Juntendo University
Assistant Professor
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University
Lecturer
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University

  主要論文(Selected Publications)

  1. Thitiananpakorn K, Aiba Y, Tan XE, Watanabe S, Kiga K, Sato’o Y, Boonsiri T, Li FY, Sasahara T, Taki Y, Azam AH, Zhang YC, Cui L. Association of mprF mutations with cross-resistance to daptomycin and vancomycin in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Scientific Reports, 2020, 10(1): 16107.
  2. Kiga K, Tan X-E, Rodrigo IC, Watanabe S, Aiba Y, Sato’o Y, Li F-Y, Sasahara T, Cui B, Kawauchi M, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Taki Y, Azam AH, Suzuki M, Penadés JR, and Cui L. Development of CRISPR-Cas13a-based antimicrobials capable of sequence-specific killing of target bacteria. Nature Communications, 2020, 11, 2934.
  3. Aiba Y, Watanabe S, Tsukahara R, Umemoto N, Thitiananpakorn K, Boonsiri T, Li F-Y, Kiga K, Sato’o Y, Tan X-E, Taki Y, Azam AH, Zhang Y, Sasahara T, Demitsu T, Cui L. Complete Genome Sequence of a Panton-Valentine Leukocidin-Negative Staphylococcus aureus Strain Isolated from a Patient with Pervasive Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection. Microbiology Resource Announcements Jun 2020, 9 (23) e00295-20.
  4. Kanesaka I, Fujisaki S, Aiba Y, Watanabe S; Mikawa T, Katsuse A K, Takahashi H, Cui L, Kobayashi I. Characterization of compensatory mutations associated with restoration of daptomycin-susceptibility in daptomycin non-susceptible methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and the role mprF mutations. Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy. Volume 25, Issue 1, January 2019, Pages 1-5.
  5. Aiba Y, Katayama Y, Hishinuma T, Murakami-Kuroda H, Cui L, Hiramatsu K. Mutation of RNA polymerase β-subunit gene promotes heterogeneous-to-homogeneous conversion of β-lactam resistance in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2013 Oct;57(10):4861-71.
  6. Yabe S, Aiba Y, Sakai Y, Hazaka M, Yokota A. Thermosporothrix hazakensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from compost, description of Thermosporotrichaceae fam. nov. within the class Ktedonobacteria Cavaletti et al. 2007 and emended description of the class Ktedonobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2010 Aug;60(Pt 8):1794-801.

 XinEe Tan, Assistant Professor (Go to member top page)

  Email: xinee@jichi.ac.jp


Academic degrees
Sep. 2017

Employment
From 2017.10


Ph.D., Medical Molecular Biology Institute,
National University of Malaysia (UKM),

Postdoc, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University.


  主要論文(Selected Publications)

  1. Noordin A., Sapri H.F., Mohamad Sani N.A., Leong S.K., Tan X.E., Tan T.L., Mohamad Zin N., Neoh H. and Hussin S. Antimicrobial resistance profiling and molecular typing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolated from a Malaysian Teaching Hospital. Journal of Medical Microbiology. Accepted for publication, November 5th 2016.
  2. Tan X.E., Neoh H., Looi M., Tan T.L., Hussin S., Cui L., Hiramatsu K. and Jamal R. Comparative proteomics profiling reveals down-regulation of Staphylococcus aureus virulence in achieving intermediate vancomycin resistance. Accepted for publication in Malaysian Journal of Microbiology Special Issue on October 20th 2016.
  3. Tan X.E., Neoh H., Looi M., Chin S.F., Cui L., Hiramatsu K., Hussin S. and Jamal R. Activated ADI pathway: the initiator of intermediate vancomycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus. DOI: 10.1139/cjm-2016-0439. Accepted for publication in Canadian Journal of Microbiology on October 19th 2016.
  4. Neoh, H., Mohamed-Hussein, Z.A., Tan, X.E., Raja Abd Rahman, R.M.F., Hussin, S., Mohamad Zin, N. dan Jamal, R. 2013. Draft genome sequences of four nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) strains (PPUKM-261-2009, PPUKM-332-2009, PPUKM-377-2009, and PPUKM-775-2009) representative of dominant MRSA pulsotypes circulating in a Malaysian University Teaching Hospital. Genome Announcements (1). doi:pii: e00103-12.10.1128/genomeA.00103-12.
  5. Xin Ee Tan, Hui-min Neoh, Salasawati Hussin, Noraziah Mohamad Zin. 2013. Clonal distribution and possible microevolution of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains in a teaching hospital in Malaysia. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 3(3).



 Teppei Sasahara, Associate Professor (Concurrent post)  (Go to member top page)
sasahara

Academic degrees
March 2003
March 2010

Employment
May 2003

May 2005

April 2006

April 2010


Jan. 2015


Bachelor of Medical Scien, Medical Doctor, Sapporo Medical University
Ph.D. of Medical Science, Jichi Medical University


Junior resident
International Medical Center of Japan
Senior resident
International Medical Center of Japan
Clinical Fellow
Center for Infectious diseases, Jichi Medical University Hospital
Research associate
Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University
Lecturer
Division of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University
Board certified specialist doctor
Fellow, Instructor; The Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases
Fellow, Antibiotic therapy specialist; The Japanese Society of Chemotherapy
Fellow, The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
Fellow, The Japanese Society for Sexually Transmitted Infections
Certified occupational physician; Japan Medical Association
Certificated Infection Control Doctor; Japanese College of Infection Control Doctor

  主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Sasahara T, Hayashi S, Hosoda K, Morisawa Y, and Hirai Y. Comparison of Hand Hygiene Procedures for Removing Bacillus cereus Spores. Biocontrol Sci 2014;19:129-134.
  2. Sasahara T, Hayashi S, Morisawa Y, Sakihama T, Yoshimura A, Hirai Y. Bacillus cereus bacteremia outbreak due to contaminated hospital linens. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2011;30:219-26.
  3. Oda M, Hashimoto M, Takahashi M, Ohmae Y, Seike S, Kato R, Fujita A, Tsuge H, Nagahama M, Ochi S, Sasahara T, Hayashi S, Hirai Y, Sakurai J. Role of sphingomyelinase in infectious diseases caused by Bacillus cereus. PLoS One 2012;7:e38054.
  4. Ogawa M and Sasahara T. A pilot study on the stability of toluene in blood from workers. J Occup Med Toxicol 2012;7:24.



Srivani Veeranarayanan, Assistant professor (Go to member top page)
 
Email: srivani@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
May 2005
May 2007
Mar. 2012

Employment
Apr. 2012
Oct. 2020

Jun 2022


Bachelor of Science - Biotechnology, University of Madras, India
Master of Science – Biomedical Genetics, University of Madras, India
Ph.D of Life Science – Bio-Nano Fusion Science, Toyo University, Japan
 

Post-Doctoral Fellow, BNERC, Toyo University, Japan
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, Jichi Medical University, Japan

Assistant professor, Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, Jichi Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
      For complete list, visit: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=0U0a3iAAAAAJ&hl=en
  1. External stimulus responsive inorganic nanomaterials for cancer theranostics. M. S. Mohamed, S. Veeranarayanan, T. Maekawa and D. S. Kumar. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 2018, doi.org/10.1016/j.addr.2018.
  2. Photodynamic therapy at ultra-low NIR laser power and X-Ray imaging using Cu3BiS3 nanocrystals. S. Veeranarayanan*, M. S. Mohamed*, A. C. Poulose*, M. Rinya, Y. Sakamoto, T. Maekawa and D. S. Kumar. Theranostics, 2018, 8, 5231–5245. (*Authors contributed equally).
  3. Self-assembled dual responsive micelles stabilized with protein for co-delivery of drug and siRNA in cancer therapy. M. R. Aji Alex, Chetan Nehate, S. Veeranarayanan, D. Sakthi Kumar, Ritu Kulshreshtha, Veena Koul. Biomaterials, 2017, 133, 94-106.
  4. FITC/Suramin Harboring Silica Nanoformulations for Cellular and Embryonic Imaging/Anti-Angiogenic Theranostics. S. Veeranarayanan, Aby CP, Sheikh MM, Yutaka N, Shosaku K, Toru M, D. Sakthi Kumar. J. Mater. Chem., B, 2015, 3, 8079.
  5.  Synergistic Targeting of Cancer and Associated Angiogenesis Exercising Triple Targeted-Dual Drug Silica Nanoformulations for Theragnostics. S. Veeranarayanan, Aby CP, Sheikh MM, Saino HV, Yutaka N, Yasuhiko Y, Toru M, Sakthi Kumar D. Small 2012, 8, 3476-3489.
  6. GD and transferrin nanoparticle composition. T Maekawa, Sakthi Kumar D, SM Mohamed, S. Veeranarayanan. US Patent 10765637.
  7. Drug Delivery Nanoparticle Composition. T Maekawa, Sakthi Kumar D, SM Mohamed, S. Veeranarayanan.  Japan Patent JP6321305B2.


  Kanate Thitiananpakornanit, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)
     Email: d1634@jichi.ac.jp


Academic degrees
Mar. 2011

June 2015

Apr. 2020
 
Employment
Sep. 2015
Apr. 2020
Apr. 2021

 
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, Srinakharinwirot University,
Bangkok, Thailand
Master of Science in Toxicology Program, Mahidol University,
Bangkok, Thailand
Ph.D., Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

Research Assistant
Research Assistant, Division of Material Science, Mahidol University, Thailand
Postdoc,  Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan
TBRF Postdoc,  Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

主要論文 (Selected Publications)
  1. Boonsiri T, Watanabe S, Tan XE, Thitiananpakorn K, Narimatsu R, Sasaki T, Takenouchi R, Sato’o Y, Aiba Y, Kiga K, Sasahara T, Taki Y, Li YF, Zhang YC, Azam AH, Kawaguchi T, Cui L. 2020. Identification and characterization of mutations responsible for the β-lactam resistance in oxacillin-susceptible mecA-positive Staphylococcus aureus. Scientific Reports 10(1): 16907.
  2. Thitiananpakorn K, Aiba Y, Tan XE, Watanabe S, Kiga K, Sato’o Y, Boonsiri T, Li FY, Sasahara T, Taki Y, Azam AH, Zhang YC, Cui L. 2020. Association of mprF mutations with cross-resistance to daptomycin and vancomycin in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Scientific Reports 10(1): 16107.
  3. Kiga K, Tan X-E, Rodrigo IC, Watanabe S, Aiba Y, Sato’o Y, Li F-Y, Sasahara T, Cui B, Kawauchi M, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Taki Y, Azam AH, Suzuki M, Penadés JR, and Cui L. Development of CRISPR-Cas13a-based antimicrobials capable of sequence-specific killing of target bacteria. Nat Commun 11, 2934 (2020). 
  4. Aiba Y, Watanabe S, Tsukahara R, Umemoto N, Thitiananpakorn K, Boonsiri T, Li F-Y, Kiga K, Sato’o Y, Tan X-E, Taki Y, Azam AH, Zhang Y, Sasahara T, Demitsu T, Cui L. Complete Genome Sequence of a Panton-Valentine Leukocidin-Negative Staphylococcus aureus Strain Isolated from a Patient with Pervasive Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection. Microbiology Resource Announcements Jun 2020, 9 (23) e00295-20.
  5. Watanabe S, Cui B, Kiga K, Aiba Y, Tan XE, Sato'o Y, Kawauchi M, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Taki Y, Li FY, Azam H.A., Nakada Y, Sasahara T, and Cui L., Composition and Diversity of CRISPR-Cas13a systems in the genus Leptotrichia., Frontiers in Microbiology., 10:2838., 2019.
  6. Cui B, Watanabe S, Sato'o Y, Nihashi F, Aiba Y, Kiga K, Sasahara T, Tan XE, Kawauchi M, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Taki Y, Li FY, Imokawa S, Cui L. Complete genome sequence of the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain JMUB3031, isolated from a patient with fatal community-acquired pneumonia., Microbiol Resour Announc., 8:e01652-18., 2019.
  7. Watanabe S, Aiba Y, Tan XE, Li F.-Y, Boonsiri T, Thitiananpakorn K, Cui B, Sato'o Y, Kiga K, Sasahara T, and Cui L. Complete genome sequencing of three human clinical isolates of Staphylococcus caprae reveals virulence factors similar to those of S. epidermidis and S. capitis. BMC Genomics, 19:810., 2018.
  8. Kanprasoet, W, Jensen, LT, Sriprach S, Thitiananpakorn K, Rattanapornsompong K, Jensen AN. Deletion of mitochondrial porin alleviates stress sensitivity in the yeast model of Shwachman-Diamond syndrome. J Genet Genomics, 42:671-684., 2015.
  9. Jensen, AN, Chindaudomsate W, Thitiananpakorn K, Mongkolsuk S, Jensen LT. Improper protein trafficking contributes to artemisinin sensitivity in cells lacking the KDAC Rpd3p. FEBS Lett. 588(21):4018-25. 2014.

 Mami Ogawa, Technician (Secretary)   (Go to member top page)
 




  Masayasu Nakano, Emeritus professor  (Go to member top page)
hirai

Employment
1973 - 1996



Professor, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University.



  Yoshikazu Hirai, Emeritus professor & Contract Lecturer  (Go to member top page)
hirai

Employment
 1997 - 2014
 2015
-
 2015 -



Professor, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University.
Contract Lecturer, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University.
President, Tamano Institute of Health and Human Services (Okayama, Japan)


  Tatsuo Taki, Adjunct Lecturer  (Go to member top page)
 

Academic degree
 Mar 1971
 Mar 1973
 Oct 1982

Employment
 Apr 1973
 1980 (1year)
 Apr 1984
 
Oct 1990
 Apr 1994
 Mar 2014
 Apr 2016


Bachelor of Hygiene, Kitasato University School of Medical Technology.
Master of Health Science, Kitasato University Graduate School
Ph.D., Kitasato University Graguate School


Assistant , Depatment of Microbiology,Jichi Medical School

Research Assistant,University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas, USA
Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, Jichi Medical School

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology,Kitasato University School of Hygiene

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Kitasato University School of Allied Healths

Retirement from Kitasato University

Parttime Instructor, Division of Bacteriology, Department of Infection and Immunity, School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University

主要論文(Selected Publications)

  1. Saito T, Nakano M. Effect of bacterial lipopolysaccharides on anti-trinitrophenyl antibody producing cells: Non-specific modulation of the affinity at cellular level. Jpn J Microbiol 1975;19:419-425.
  2. Saito-Taki T, Toyoda H, Nakano M. Immunological properties of heat-killed thermophilic bacteria. Microbiol Immunol 1979;23:1141-1145.
  3. Suzuki T, Saito-Taki T, Sadasivan R, Nitta T. Biochemical signal transmitted by Fcɤ receptors: Phospholipase A2 activity of Fcɤ2b receptor of murine macrophage cell line P388D1. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 1982;79(1):591-595.
  4. Saito-Taki T, Nakano M. Suppression of lipopolysaccharide-induced polyclonal B cell activation of murine spleen with heat-aggregated murine immunoglobulin G. J Immunol 1983;130(5):2022-2026.
  5. Saito-Taki T, Suzuki T, Nakano M. IgG2b-dependent down regulation of the LPS-induced PFC-response and its blockade by Fcɤ2b protein. Int J Immunopharm 1990;12(3):278-287.
  6. Han HJ1, Taki T, Kondo H, Hirono I,Aoki T Pathogenic potential of a collagenase gene from Aeromonas veronii. Can J Microbiol 2008;54(1):1-10.
  7. Onogawa T, Saito-Taki T, Yamamoto H, Wada T. IL6 trans-signaling promotes
    functional recovery of hypofunctional phagocytes through STAT3 activation during peritonitis. Inflamm Res 2013;62(8):797-810.

  Yuzuki Shimamori, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)

y_shimamori@jichi.ac.jp


Academic degrees
Mar.  2012
Aug.  2014
Mar.  2021

Employment
Apr.  2014
Oct.  2017
Feb.  2021



Bachelor of Biotechnology, Akita Prefectural University, Japan
Master of Engineering, Gunma University, Japan
Ph.D. of Science and Technology, Gunma University, Japan
 

Production development staff, First Baking Co., Ltd., Japan
Research fellow, Department of Microbiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University
Postdoc, Division of bacteriology, Jichi Medical Univeristy

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Shimamori Y, Mitsunaka S, Yamashita H, Suzuki T, Kitao T, Kubori T, Nagai H, Takeda S, Ando H, Staphylococcal Phage in Combination with Staphylococcus epidermidis as a Potential Treatment for Staphylococcus aureus-Associated Atopic Dermatitis and Suppressor of Phage-Resistant Mutants. Viruses 2021; 13(1): 7.
  2. Shimamori Y, Pramono AK, Kitao T, Suzuki T, Aizawa S, Kubori T, Nagai H, Takeda S, Ando H,  Isolation and characterization of a novel phage SaGU1 that infects Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates from patients with atopic dermatitis. Curr. Microbiol. 2021;10.1007/s00284-021-02395-y.
  3. Mitsunaka S, Shimamori Y, Ando H, Bacterial infections saved by bacteriophage. Chemistry Today, Tokyo Chemical Doujin, (3) 61-65, 2019 (Japanese).
  4. Tsukamoto N, Kanazawa Y, Shimamori Y, Yoshida K, Takeda S, Identification of a morphogenic intermediate of the bacteriophage Mu Baseplate, Adv. in Microbiol. 2014; 4(3): 1155-1163.


  Jayathilake sarangi, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)


 Email:
@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
May 2012

July 2017


Sep. 2021

Employment
Feb. 2013
Sep. 2014


Sep. 2015

Dec. 2017

Sep. 2022



Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
Master of Clinical Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
PhD of Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University.


Demonstrator, Faculty of Allied health Sciences, University of Peradeniya
Demonstrator, Faculty of Allied health Sciences, University of Peradeniya, Sir John Kotelawala Defense University
Research Assistant, Faculty of Medicine, Kelaniya University
Research Assistant, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University
Postdoc, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Sarangi J, Matsuo N, Nonogaki R, Hayashi M, Kawamura K, Suzuki M, Jin W, Tamai K, Ogawa M, Wachino JI, Kimura K, Yagi T, Arakawa Y. Molecular Epidemiology of Enterobacter cloacae Complex Isolates with Reduced Carbapenem Susceptibility Recovered by Blood Culture. Jpn J Infect Dis. 2022 Jan 24;75(1):41-48. doi: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2021.141. Epub 2021 Jun 30. PMID: 34193664.
  2. Medis S.D, Marapana D. T, Fernando D.R, Weerasooriya B.K, Ranaweera C.B, Sarangi J, Sewwandi D. S, Chandana A. K, Jayasekara K.B, Rathnasooriya W. D. Clinicoepidemiological Characteristics of Vitiligo: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study. JSLAAS, 2021;3(2):20-27.

  Adeline Yeo Syin Lian, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)

   yeo.adeline@jichi.ac.jp


Academic degrees
Aug. 2009
Aug. 2014
Sept. 2018

Employment
Sept. 2009
Mac. 2010
Nov. 2018
Jan. 2022



BSc. Hons. Biomedical Science, National University of Malaysia (UKM)
Master of Medical Science, University of Malaya
Doctor of Biological Sciences, Nara Institute of Science & Technology (NAIST)

 

Intern Biomedical Lab Technologist, Sime Darby Medical Centre
Tutor, Faculty of Medicine, Biosciences & Nursing, MAHSA University
Research Scientist, Rohto Pharmaceutical, Japan
Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Yeo, A.S., Azhar, N.A., Yeow, W., Talbot Jr, C.C., Khan, M.A., Shankar, E.M., Rathakrishnan, A., Azizan, A., Wang, S.M., Lee, S.K. and Fong, M.Y., 2014. Lack of clinical manifestations in asymptomatic dengue infection is attributed to broad down-regulation and selective up-regulation of host defence response genes. PloS one, 9(4), p.e92240.
  2. Sekaran, S.D., Rathakrishnan, A. and Yeo, A.S.L., 2014. Dengue: an overview. JUMMEC: Journal of Health and Translational Medicine 17(2), pp.1-10.
  3. Yeo, A.S.L., Rathakrishnan, A., Wang, S.M., Ponnampalavanar, S., Manikam, R., Sathar, J., Kumari Natkunam, S. and Sekaran, S.D., 2015. Dengue patients exhibit higher levels of PrM and E antibodies than their asymptomatic counterparts. BioMed research international, 2015.

    Huong Minh Nguyen,  Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)


Academic degrees
Jun. 2007
Feb. 2013

Employment
Jun. 2013
Jun. 2017
Jul. 2020

Apr. 2021

Apr. 2022


Bachelor of Biology, Talented Student Program, Vietnam National University-Hanoi, Viet Nam
Ph.D, in Biological Sciences, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
 

Researcher I, Institute of Biotechnology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
Researcher II, Institute of Biotechnology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
Visiting Researcher, Center of Molecular Biosciences (COMB), Tropical Biosphere Research Center (TBRC), University of the Ryukyus
Postdoctoral Fellow, Center of Molecular Biosciences (COMB), Tropical Biosphere Research Center (TBRC), University of the Ryukyus
Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University.



 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Pham Thi Lanh, Huong Minh Nguyen, Bui Thi Thuy Duong, Nguyen Thi Hoa, Le Thi Thom, Luu Thi Tam, Ha Thi Thu, Vo Van Nha, Dang Diem Hong, Aidyn Mouradov, Apurav Krishna Koyande, Pau-Loke Show*, Dong Van Quyen*, “Generation of microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii expressing VP28 protein as oral vaccine candidate for shrimps against White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) infection”, Aquaculture, 2021, 540: 736737.
  2. Natsumi Saito, Huong Minh Nguyen, and Takashi Inaoka* “Impact of activation of neotrehalosadiamine/kanosamine biosynthetic pathway on the metabolism of Bacillus subtilis”, Journal of Bacteriology, 2021, 203 (9), e00603-20.
  3. Hao Hong Thi Le, Anders Dalsgaard, Paal Skytt Andersen, Huong Minh Nguyen, Yen Thi Ta, and Trung Thanh Nguyen*, “Large-scale Staphylococcus aureus Foodborne Disease Poisoning Outbreak among Primary School Children”, Microbiology Research, 2021, 12(1), 43-52.
  4. Trang Thu Le, Thach Xuan Tran, Long Phi Trieu, Christopher M. Austin, Huong Minh Nguyen*, and Dong Van Quyen* “Genotypic characterization and genome comparison reveal insights into potential vaccine coverage and genealogy of Neisseria meningitidis in military camps in Vietnam”, PeerJ, 2020; 8: e9502.
  5. Thach Xuan Tran, Trang Thu Le, Long Phi Trieu, Christopher M. Austin, Dong Van Quyen*, and Huong Minh Nguyen* “Whole-genome sequencing and characterization of an antibiotic resistant Neisseria meningitidis B isolate from a military unit in Vietnam”, Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials, 2019, 18(1):16.
  6. Huong Minh Nguyen, Trung Duc Nguyen, Thi Lieu Dang, Tuan Anh Nguyen* “Orientation of human Microprocessor on primary microRNAs”, Biochemistry, 2019, Jan 29;58(4):189-198.
  7. Nguyen Hai Trieu, Nguyen Ngoc Huyen, Nguyen Huong Tra, Nguyen Thi Hong Ha, Nguyen Minh Huong, Harsharn Gill, Dong Van Quyen* “Enhancing production of Syringomycin E in Pseudomonas syringae pv syringae by random mutagenesis and the role of syrb1 gene on Syringomycin E biosynthesis”, African Journal of Biotechnology, 2017, 16(15), 791-800.
  8. Huong Minh Nguyen and Changwon Kang* “Lysis Delay and Burst Shrinkage of Coliphage T7 by Deletion of Terminator Tφ Reversed by Deletion of Early Genes”, Journal of Virology, 2014, 88 (4), 2107-2115.
  9. Sooncheol Lee,  Huong  Minh  Nguyen  and  Changwon  Kang*  "Tiny  Abortive  Initiation Transcripts Exert Antitermination Activity on an RNA Hairpin-dependent Intrinsic Terminator", Nucleic Acids Research, 2010, 38 (18), 6045-6053.

  Ola Alessa,  Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)
huongalessa.ola(a)jichi.ac.jp


Academic degrees
Sep. 2013
May 2017
Apr 2018

Mar 2022

Employment
Apr 2022



Bachelor  Damascus University (Faculty of Agriculture), Syria.
Master degree Damascus University (Faculty of Agriculture), Syria.
Research Student Okayama University, Japan.
Ph.D in Agriculture Okayama University (IPSR), Japan.
 

Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University.

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Alessa O, Ogura Y, Fujitani Y, Takami H, Hayashi T, Sahin N, Tani A. Comprehensive comparative genomics and phenotyping of Methylobacterium species. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2021, 12:740610.doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.740610


  Geoffrey Peterkins Kumwenda, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)


  kumwenda.geofrey
@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
Mar. 2006
Aug. 2012
Sep. 2014
Mar. 2021

Employment
Apr.  2006
Oct.  2012
Oct.  2014
Mar.  2015
Apr.  2021
Aug. 2022

BDiploma, Biomedical Sciences, Adventist University, Malawi
BSc. Hons. Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Medicine, Malawi
MSc. Biomedical Sciences, The University of Hull, England
PhD. Medical Sciences, Osaka University, Japan


Incharge, District Hospital Laboratories, Ministry of Health, Northern Malawi
Incharge, District Hospital Laboratories, Ministry of Health, Central Malawi
Molecular Microbiologist, Public Health Institute of Malawi  
Microbiology Lecturer, Eswatini Medical University, Eswatini
Molecular Epidemiologist & Microbiologist, Public Health Institute of Malawi  
Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. N
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Jastin Edrian C. Revilleza , Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)

  xxxxxx@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
Apr. 2009
Feb. 2013
Sep. 2022

Employment
2009-2011
2013-2016

2017-2018
Dec
. 2022

BSc Biology Cell and Molecular Biology, University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines
Msc in Plant Sciences, Crop Science and Biotechnology, Seoul National University, South Korea
PhD in Biomedical Sciences, Molecular Cell Biology, University of Tsukuba, Japan


Researcher, International Rice Research Institute, Philippines
Assistant Scientist, International Rice Research Institute, Philippines
Senior Highschool Teacher, De La Salle University, Philippines
Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Revilleza JE, Sato M, Irie K, Suda Y, Mizuno T, Irie K. Regulation of CLB6 expression by the cytoplasmic deadenylase Ccr4 through its coding and 3` UTR regions. PLOS ONE. 2022, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0268283
  2. .

 Priyanka Baranwal, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)
  xxxxxx@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
June 2011
July 2013 

July 2014

March 2020

Employment
Dec. 2022

Bachelor of Science (Biology), DDU Gorakhpur University, India
Master of Science (Zoology), DDU Gorakhpur University, India
Bachelor of Education, DDU Gorakhpur University, India

PhD in Microbiology, Graduate School of Engineering, University of Hyogo, Himeji, Japan


Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi      Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Draft genome sequence of a bioflocculant-producing bacterium, Citrobacter freundii IFO 13545, Priyanka Baranwal, K. Kimura, S. Mayilraj, S. Negoro, M. Takeo, Microbiology Resource Announcements, 2019, 8(29), e00524-19.
  2. Novel cationic chitosan-like bioflocculant from Citrobacter youngae GTC 01314 for the treatment of kaolin suspension and activated sludge, N.S.M. Hatta, S. W. Lau, M. Takeo, H. B. Chua, Priyanka Baranwal, N. M. Mubarak, M. Khalid, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2021, 9(4), 105297.
  3. Biosynthetic Pathway and Genes of Chitin/Chitosan-Like Bioflocculant in the Genus Citrobacter, M. Takeo, K. Kimura, S. Mayilraj, T. Inoue, S. Tada, K. Miyamoto, M. Kashiwa, K, Ikemoto, Priyanka Baranwal, D. Kato, S. Negoro, Polymers, 2018, 10(3), 237.
  4. Simple ELISA using Polyclonal Antibody and Lectin for Determination of Soluble Chitosan - Like Polysaccharide in Bacterial Culture, M Takeo, S Taguchi, S Odagaki, P Baranwal, K Kimura, S Negoro, Int J Bioanal Methods Bioequival Stud., 2017, 4(1), 76-81.

Sharmin Sultana, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)

  xxxxxx@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
Dec 2006
Dec 2008
Oct 2015
Mar 2018
Mar 2021

Employmen
2009-2012

2012- 2015
2018- 2021

2021.4-2021.7

2021-2023
2023.4

BSc (Honors) in Zoology at University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
MSc in Zoology (Entomology) at University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Research student at Gifu University, Japan.
Masters in Applied Biological Science (Molecular plant pathology) at Gifu University.
Ph.D. in Agricultural Science (Molecular plant pathology) at Gifu University.

Senior teacher of Biology, Birshreshtho Noor Mohammad Public Rifles School and College, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Lecturer of Zoology, Ministry of Education, People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Research and Teaching Assistant, Life Science Research Centre, Gifu University.
Special Researcher in Life Science Research Centre, Gifu University
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of Bio-Science, Teikyo University, Utsunomiya Campus.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Sultana Sharmin, Kitajima Miha, Kobayashi Hironori, Nakagawa Hiroyuki, Shimizu Masafumi, Kageyama Koji, Suga Haruhisa*, "A Natural variation of fumonisin gene cluster associated with fumonisin production difference in Fusarium fujikuroi", Toxins, 2019, 11, 200. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6521250/
  2. Sultana Sharmin, Bao Wan Xue, Shimizu Masafumi, Kageyama Koji, Suga Haruhisa*, "Frequency of three mutations in the fumonisin biosynthetic gene cluster of Fusarium fujikuroi that are predicted to block fumonisin production", World Mycotoxin Journal, 2021, 14, 49-59. https://www.wageningenacademic.com/doi/10.3920/WMJ2020.2572.
  3. Sharmin Sultana and Haruhisa Suga*, "Genetic background of variable fumonisin production in the Fusarium Fujikuroi species complex", Reviews in Agricultural Science, 2021, 9, 43-55. https://doi.org/10.7831/ras.9.0_43.
  4. Bao Wan Xue, Inagaki Shin, Tatebayashi Sho, Sultana Sharmin, Shimizu Masafumi, Kageyama Koji, Suga Haruhisa*, "Expression differences of P450-1 and P450-4 between G- and F-groups of Fusarium fujikuroi," European Journal of Plant Pathology, 2020, 159, 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-020-02133-3.

 Mohammad Omar Faruk, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)

  xxxxxx@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
July. 2007
July. 2008
March. 2022

Employment
2009.11-2014

2014.07-2016

2022.03-2023

2023.04-

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. Honors), Department of Microbiology, University of Dhaka.
Master of Science (M.S.), Department of Microbiology, University of Dhaka.
PhD in Medical Science, Graduate School of medical and dental science, Niigata University.


Scientific Officer, Institute of food and radiation biology (IFRB), Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC)
Senior Scientific Officer, Institute of food and radiation biology (IFRB), Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC)
Principal Scientific Officer, Institute of food and radiation biology (IFRB), Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC)
Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Mohammad Omar Faruk, Ichimura Y, Kageyama S, Hirota-Komatsu S, El-Gowily AH, Sou YS, Koike M, Noda NN, Komatsu M. Phase-separated protein droplets of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-associated p62/SQSTM1 mutants show reduced inner fluidity J. Biol. Chem. 297(6) 101405. (2021) doi.org/10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101405
  2. Mohammad Omar Faruk, Ichimura Y, Komatsu M. Selective autophagy Cancer Sci. 112:3972-3978. (2021) doi: 10.1111/cas.15112.
  3. Mohammad Omar Faruk, Roxana Binte Aziz, Montasir Elahi. Studies on dietary, disease and behavior pattern of the Autistic children. IJDMSR: (6): 155-160. (2020) doi: 10.35629/5252-0206155160
  4. Amika Ahmed Manzum, Md. Arafat Al Mamun, Mohammad Omar Faruk. Utilization of Agricultural Byproducts for Production of Industrially Important Enzymes by Aspergillus spp. IJSR: 9(11) (2020) doi: 10.21275/SR201121165018
  5. Abdullah-Al-Mahin, A.B.M. Sharifuzzaman, M.O. Faruk, M.A. Kader, J. Alam, R. Begum and Harun-Or-Rashid. Improved Citric Acid Production by Radiation Mutant Aspergillus niger Using Sugarcane Bagasse Extract. Biotechnology, 11: 44-49. (2012)
  6. Mohammad Omar Faruk and Marufa Zerin Akhter, Persence of coliform and fecal coliform in fast food items of local restaurant and fast-food outlets of Dhaka city. Bangladesh J. Microbiol. 28(1): 49-51 (2011)

Yuya Hidaka, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)

  xxxxxx@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
March 2015
March 2019

Employment
2015.4-2019.3



2023.04-

BSc, Veterinary Medicine, College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University
Ph. D. Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Nihon University


Research Assistant
, Project for Formation of Strategic Research Infrastructure for Private Universities "International Joint Research and Training of Young Researchers for Control of Zoonosis in Globalized Society"

Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. Hidaka, Y., Lim, C. K., Takayama-Ito, M., Park, C. H., Kimitsuki, K., Shiwa, N., Inoue, K., Itou, T., 2018. Segmentation of the rabies virus genome. Virus research, 252, 68-75.



Myat Thu, Postdoctoral Fellowship (Go to member top page)
xxxxxx@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
Feb. 2015
Feb. 2018
Sep. 2023

Employment
Jan. 2019
Oct. 2023

B.S in Biotechnology , Technological University ( Kyaukse) , Myanmar
M.S in Environmental Biotechnology , Mandalay Technology University , Myanmar
Ph.D in Heath Systems, Okayama University, Japan


Application Specialist , Myanmar Zircon Co.,Ltd, Myanmar
Postdoc, Division of Bacteriology, Jichi Medical University, Japan

 主要論文(Selected Publications)
  1. M.Thu, K.Yanai, H.Shigeto, S. Yamamura, K.Watanabe and T.Ohtsuki, FRET probe for detecting two mutations in one EGFR mRNA, Analyst, 2023 (148), 2626-2632.


Tomofumi Kawaguchi, Ph.D. Student  (Go to member top page)

Academic degrees
Mar. 2019
Apr. 2020

Mar. 2021
Apr. 2021-


Employment


Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Meiji Pharmaceutical University
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Research  Student, Jichi Medical University
Master's course student, Meiji Pharmaceutical University
Ph.D. student, Jichi Medical University

 


Mahmoud Arbaah, Ph.D. Student  (Go to member top page
   d2222@jichi.ac.jp


Academic degrees
Aug 2014
Feb 2020
Apr 2022~


Employment
2016-2020

Bachelor of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical chemistry, Albaath University, Syria
Master of Laboratory Diagnosis, Damascus University, Syria

Ph.D. student, Jichi Medical University, Japan


Medical Consultant, IMPA for Health Insurance Management, Damascus, Syria.



Maniruzzaman, Ph.D. Student  (Go to member top page)

Academic degrees
Nov 2009
Jun 2013
Dec 2020
Apr 2021


Employment

Nov 2009

Apr 2012

Jan 2018

Jul 2019


Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science, Bangladesh University
Master of Pharmaceutical Science, State University of Bangladesh 
Research Student, Jichi Medical University
Master's course student, Jichi Medical University

 

Executive
Department of Quality Assurance, Beacon Pharmaceuticals Limited,Bangladesh
Assistant Manager
Department of Quality Assurance, Navana Pharmaceuticals Limited, Bangladesh
Assistant Manager
Department of Quality Assurance, NAAFCO Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Bangladesh
Plant Manager, Manufacturing Unit, Newtec Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Bangladesh




 Yi Liu, Ph.D. Student  (Go to member top page

Academic degrees
Jun 2017
Mar 2021 

Apr 2021 -

Employment


Bachelor of Medicin, Southwest Medical University, China,
Tokyo World Japanese Language School, Japan
Master's course student, Jichi Medical University



Anujin Batbold, Research Student  (Go to member top page)
 batbold.anujin@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
May 2017
April 2022

April 2023


Employment
2015-2020
Sept. 2017


Bachelor of Medical Doctor, Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences
Research Student, Jichi Medical Universit
y
Ph.D. student, Jichi Medical University



Health care assistant, Health Care Programme Manager, Christina Noble Childrens' Foundation
Officer, Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences


Sarah Hossain, Ph.D. Student  (Go to member top page)

Academic degrees
Jul 2016
Aug 2020
Apr 2021

Employment
Jul 2016



Bachelor of Medical Science, Southern Medical College, Bangladesh
Research Student, Jichi Medical University
Master's course student, Jichi Medical University

Medical Officer, CSCR Hospital, Bangladesh



  Junjie Li, Master's Student (Go to member top page)

Academic degrees
Jul 2020
May 2021
April 2022




Bachelor of Science, Guangdong Medical University, China
Research Student, Jichi Medical University
Master's course student, Jichi Medical University


  Takashi Sugano, Master's Student (Go to member top page)
 s2201@jichi.ac.jp
Academic degrees

Mar 2022
April 2022
 

Bachelor of Life Science, Hosei University
Master's course student, Jichi Medical University



  Ho Thị My Duyen, Master's Student  (Go to member top page)
 

Academic degrees
July 2018
April 2022

Employment
2018-2021

 

Bachelor of Medical Doctor, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Viet Nam
Master's course student, Jichi Medical University



Doctor, Department of Phathology, Da Nang hospital, Viet Nam

 
Tergel Nayanjin, Master's Student  (Go to member top page)
 
xxxxx@jichi.ac.jp

Academic degrees
May 2016
Aug. 2022

April 2023

Employment
2018-2021
 

Bachelor of Medical Doctor, Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences, Mongolia.
Research Student, Jichi Medical University
Master's course student, Jichi Medical University



Doctor, EMJJ ENT hospital,  Mongolia.






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