TAMOI Masahiro

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TAMOI Masahiro
Kindai University
Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Advanced Bioscience, Lab. Plant Molecular Physiology
Job title
Agriculture(Kinki University), Agriculture(Kinki University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

JSPS Research Fellowships for Young Scientists
Japan Society of the Promotion of science, Researcher
Research Associate, Faculty of Agriculture, Kinki University
- Lecturer, Faculty of Agriculture, Kinki University


Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kinki University

Awards & Honors

May 2011

Published Papers

Generation of transgenic tobacco plants with enhanced tocotrienol levels through the ectopic expression of rice homogentisate geranylgeranyl transferase
Tanaka H., Yabuta Y., Tamoi M., Tanabe N, and Shigeoka S.
Plant Biotechnology   32(3) 233-238   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Ogawa T, Kimura A, Sakuyama H, Tamoi M, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   1-8   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Tanaka H, Maruta T, Ogawa T, Tanabe N, Tamoi M, Yoshimura K, Shigeoka S
Journal of experimental botany      Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Ogawa T, Tamoi M, Kimura A, Mine A, Sakuyama H, Yoshida E, Maruta T, Suzuki K, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
Biotechnology for biofuels   8 80   May 2015   [Refereed]
Ogawa T, Kimura A, Sakuyama H, Tamoi M, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
Archives of biochemistry and biophysics   575 61-68   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Tamoi M, Shigeoka S
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   79(6) 1-7   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Tanaka H, Maruta T, Tamoi M, Yabuta Y, Yoshimura K, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
Plant science : an international journal of experimental plant biology   231 20-29   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Maruta T, Miyazaki N, Nosaka R, Tanaka H, Padilla-Chacon D, Otori K, Kimura A, Tanabe N, Yoshimura K, Tamoi M, Shigeoka S
The New phytologist      Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Kamachi S, Hirabayashi K, Tamoi M, Shigeoka S, Tada T, Wada K
FEBS letters   589 131-137   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Kamachi S, Hirabayashi K, Tamoi M, Shigeoka S, Tada T, Wada K
The FEBS journal   282 54-64   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Maruta T, Noshi M, Nakamura M, Matsuda S, Tamoi M, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
Plant science : an international journal of experimental plant biology   219-220 61-68   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Kamachi S, Wada K, Tamoi M, Shigeoka S, Tada T
Acta crystallographica. Section F, Structural biology communications   70 288-293   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Hayashi R, Shimakawa G, Shaku K, Shimizu S, Akimoto S, Yamamoto H, Amako K, Sugimoto T, Tamoi M, Makino A, Miyake C
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   78 384-393   2014   [Refereed]
Yabuta Y, Tanaka H, Yoshimura S, Suzuki A, Tamoi M, Maruta T, Shigeoka S
Transgenic research   22 391-402   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Maruta T, Ojiri M, Noshi M, Tamoi M, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   77 422-425   2013   [Refereed]
Maruta T, Inoue T, Noshi M, Tamoi M, Yabuta Y, Yoshimura K, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
Biochimica et biophysica acta   1820 1901-1907   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Gaber A, Ogata T, Maruta T, Yoshimura K, Tamoi M, Shigeoka S
Plant & cell physiology   53 1596-1606   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Maruta T, Yoshimoto T, Ito D, Ogawa T, Tamoi M, Yoshimura K, Shigeoka S
Plant & cell physiology   53 1106-1116   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Maruta T, Noshi M, Tanouchi A, Tamoi M, Yabuta Y, Yoshimura K, Ishikawa T, Shigeoka S
The Journal of biological chemistry   287 11717-11729   Apr 2012   [Refereed]


New insights into the regulation of greening and carbon-nitrogen balance by sugar metabolism through a plastidic invertase.
Maruta, T., Otori, K., Tabuchi, T., Tanabe, N., Tamoi, M. and Shigeoka, S.
Plant Signal. Behav.   5 1131-1133   2010
Maruta, T., Ichikawa, Y., Mieda, T., Takeda, T., Tamoi, M., Yabuta, Y., Ishikawa, T. and Shigeoka, S.
Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem.   74(7) 1494-1497   2010
Yabuta, Y.*, Tamoi, M.*, Yamamoto, K., Tomizawa, K., Yokota, A., Shigeoka, S.
Plant Cell Physiol.   49(3) 375-385   2008
Fukamizo, T., Hayashi, K., Tamoi, M., Fujimura, Y., Kurotaki, H., Kulminskaya, A., and Kitaoka , M.
Arch. Biochem. Biophys.   478(2) 187-194   2008
Kagaku To Seibutsu   45(10) 689-695   Oct 2007
β-1,4-glucanase-like protein from the cyanobacrerium Synechosystis PCC6803 is a β-1,3-1,4-glucanase and functions in salt stress tolerance
Masahiro Tamoi, Hideki Kurotaki, Tamo Fukamizo
Biochem. J.   405 139-146   2007
Structure of apo- glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase from Synechococcus PCC7942
KitataniT, Nakamura Y, Wada K, Kinoshita T, Tamoi M, Shigeoka S, Tada T
Acta Cryst   F62 727-730   2006
Crystal structure of NADP-dependent glyceraldehyde from Synechococcus PCC7942complexed with NADP
Kitatani T, Nakamura Y, Wada K, Kinoshita T, Tamoi M, Shigeoka S, Tada T.
Acta Cryst   F62 315-319   2006
The Calvin cycle in cyanobacteria is regulated by CP12 via the NAD(H)/NADP(H) ratio under light/dark conditions
Plant J.   42, 504-513    2005
Immunogical property of sedoheptulose-1,7-bisphosphatase from Chlamydomonas sp. W80
Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem.   69, 848-851    2005
Carbon metabolism in the Calvin cycle
Plant Biotechnol.   in press    2005
Induction and functional analysis of two NADPH-dependent glutathione peroxidase-like proteins in Synechocystis PCC 6803 during the progression of oxidative stress
Plant Physiol.   136, 2855-2861    2004
Analysis of carbon metabolism by improving plant photosynthesis
Nippon Nogeikagaku kaishi   78(10), 970-972    2004
Overexpression of bacterial catalase in tomato plants chloroplasts enhances photooxidative stress tolerance
Plant Cell Environ.   26, 2037-2046    2003
Molecular characterization and redox regulation of phosphoribulokinase from the cyanobacterium Synechococcus PCC7942
Plant Cell Physiol.   44,269-276    2003
Molecular characterization of glutathione peroxidase-like protein in halotolerant Chlamydomonas sp. W80
Physiol. Plant.   117,467-475    2003
Regulation and function of ascorbate peroxidase isozymes
J. Exp.Bot.   53, 1305-1319    2002
Regulation and function of ascorbate peroxidase isoenzymes
J. Exp. Bot   53, 1305-1319    2002
Overexpression of cyanobacterial fructose-1,6-/sedoheptulose-1,7-bisphosphatase in tobacco enhances photosynthesis and growth
Nature Biotechnol.   19, 965-969    2001
Molecular mechanisms of the resistance to hydrogen peroxide of enzymes involved in the Calvin cycle from halotolerant Chlamydomonas sp. W80
Arch. Biochem. Biophys.   390, 176-185    2001

Books etc

Improvement of photosynthesis in higher plants
Springer-Verlag Tokyo,Plant Responses to Air Pollution and Global Changes   2005   

Conference Activities & Talks

Physiological Role of CP12 for Regulation of the Calvin Cycle in Synechococcus PCC 7942
Jul 2003   
Molecular Caracterization and Redox Regulation of Phosphoribulokinase from the Cyanobacterium Synechococcus PCC 7942
Aug 2003   
Molecular property and physiological function of cysteine-lacked CP12 in Synechococcus PCC7942
Aug 2003   

Research Grants & Projects

Creation of transgenic plant expressing cyanobacterial fructose-1, 6-/sedohepturose-1, 7-bisphosphatase in chloroplast
Regulatory mechanisms of the Calvin cycle in Algae
Analysis of chitinolytic enzymes using transgenic Plants
Analysis of physiological functions of glycosyl hydrolase in algae
Project Year: 2001