SHIMIZU Bun-ichi

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Name
SHIMIZU Bun-ichi
Nickname
bsimz
URL
http://www2.toyo.ac.jp/~bsimz/ShimizuB_Labo/Welcome_to_Our_Site.html
Affiliation
Toyo University
Section
Faculty of Life Sciences
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Agriculture(Kyoto University), Master of Agriculture(Kyoto University)
Research funding number
50324695

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Mar 2017
Visiting Professor in Karolinska Institutet
 
Apr 2013
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Today
Professor, Department of Life Sciences, Toyo University
 
Apr 2009
 - 
Mar 2013
Associate Professor, Department of Life Sciences, Toyo University
 
May 2000
 - 
Mar 2007
Assistant Professor, Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University
 
2000
   
 
Institute for Chemical Research, KYOTO UNIV. Instructor.
 

Education

 
Jul 2000
 - 
Jul 2000
PhD (Agricultural Science), Kyoto University
 
 
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2000
Kyoto University
 
 
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2000
Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kyoto University
 
 
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1995
Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University
 

Published Papers

 
Glucosyltransferase activity of Arabidopsis UGT71C1 towards pinoresinol and lariciresinol
Atsushi Okazawa, Tatsuya Kusunose, Eiichiro Ono, Hyun Jung Kim, Honoo Satake, Bun-ichi Shimizu, Masaharu Mizutani, Hikaru Seki, Toshiya Muranaka
Plant Biotechnology   31 561-566   Nov 2014   [Refereed]
Nakajima M, Watanabe B, Han L, Shimizu B, Wada K, Fukuyama K, Suzuki H, Hiratake J
Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry   22 1176-1194   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Shimizu B
Frontiers in plant science   5 549   2014   [Refereed]
Ishimaru K, Hirotsu N, Madoka Y, Murakami N, Hara N, Onodera H, Kashiwagi T, Ujiie K, Shimizu B, Onishi A, Miyagawa H, Katoh E
Nature genetics   45 707-711   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Vialart G, Hehn A, Olry A, Ito K, Krieger C, Larbat R, Paris C, Shimizu B, Sugimoto Y, Mizutani M, Bourgaud F
The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology   70 460-470   May 2012   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Resisfance against Fusarium With Induced by Non-pathogenic Fusarium in Ipomoea tricolor
Jourual of Pesticide Sctence   25(4) 365-372   2000
Molting hormoinal and larvicrdal activities of aliplatic acylanalogs of dybenzoylhydra.zine insecticilos
Steroids   62 638-642   1997

Books etc

 
Identification of aroma components during processing of the famous oolong tea “Oriental Beauty”
Ogura M, Kinoshita T, Shimizu B, Shirai F, Tokoro K, Lin ML, Sakata K. (Part:Joint Work, ACS Synposium Series 988)
American Chemical Society, Washington DC   2008   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Ortho-hydroxylases from Populus trichocarpa have a catalytic activity for caffeoyl CoA.
SHIMIZU Bun-ichi
30 Mar 2016   
Coumarin metabolism by isolated microorganisms from cherry tree.
Aug 2014   
Coumarin degradation metabolism via Melilotic acid by Pseudomonas spp.
○Shun TAMURA, Mami SHIMAZAKI, Masahiro IMAI, Kouki ONODA, Takahiro OKADA, Bun-ichi SHIMIZU
Mar 2015   
Cloning and functional analysis of genes encoding ortho-hydroxylases involved in scopoletin biosynthesis in Populus trichocarpa.
SHIMIZU Bun-ichi○Akari Inaba, Bun-ichi Shimizu
Mar 2015   
Exploration of substrate recognition mechanism of the ortho-hydroxylases from sweet potato by point mutational analysis
○Hidetoshi Abe1, Sinpei Okawara1, Shingo Nagano2, Masaharu Mizutani3, Bun-ichi Shimizu1
Mar 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Jun HIRATAKE
Thisstudy concerns the development and applications of chemical tools that regulate the redox status of cells by designing and synthesizing specific inhibitors of γ-glutamylcysteine synthetase (GCS), therate-determiningenzymeinglutathione synthesi...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2006 - 2007    Investigator(s): 坂田 完三, Masaharu MIZUTANI
We made the joint羊esearch contract of two遥ears collaboration with Indian Tea Research Association (TRA) and Tocklai Tea Experimental Station (TIES). Accordingly, we performed the researches as follows:1) Investigation of the manufacturing of Darje...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2004 - 2006    Investigator(s): Kanzo SAKATA
1) Clarification of substrate specificities and catalytic mechanisms of diglycosidases1-a) X-Ray crystallographic analysis of β-primeverosidase from a tea plantWe have succeeded in synteshis of a potent glycosidase inhibitor, β-primeverosyl amidin...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2004 - 2006    Investigator(s): Jun HIRATAKE
The function and the physiological roles of plant β-glycosidases have been studied by using p-glycosylamidines as molecular probes. p-Glycosylamidines, newly developed p-glycosidase inhibitors that selectively inhibitβ-glycosidases according to th...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2003 - 2004    Investigator(s): Kanzo SAKATA
Oriental Beauty is a flavor-rich oolong tea produced from tea leaves infested by the tea green leafhopper (Jacobiasca formosana) in Taiwan. We have studied to clarify the molecular basis of the characteristic aroma formation of the tea by various ...