Toshio Iwasaki

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Name
Toshio Iwasaki
URL
http://www2.nms.ac.jp/fesworld/top.html
Affiliation
Nippon Medical School
Section
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Degree
Ph.D.(Tokyo Inst. Technology)
Research funding number
40277497
ORCID ID
0000-0001-9562-4649

Profile

See <http://www2.nms.ac.jp/fesworld/top.html>.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1999
 - 
Today
Lecturer / Group Leader / Senior Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nippon Medical School
 
Sep 1995
 - 
1999
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nippon Medical School
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1995
Department of Life Sciences (Ph.D, Biochemistry), Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
 
 - 
1992
Department of Life Sciences (M.Sc., Biochemistry), Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
 
 - 
1990
Department of Life Sciences (B.Sc., Biochemistry), Tokyo Institute of Technology
 

Awards & Honors

 
2014
Nagase Science and Technology Foundation Research Award, Nagase Science and Technology Foundation
 
1996
Sei-ichi Tejima Memorial Research Award (Doctoral Dissertation Award), Tejima Foundation for Industry and Education
 

Published Papers

 
Crystal structure of the mitochondrial protein mitoNEET bound to a benze-sulfonide ligand
Geldenhuys WJ, Long TE, Saralkar P, Iwasaki T, Nuñez RAA, Nair RR, Konkle ME, Menze MA, Pinti MV, Hollander JM, Hazlehurst LA, Robart AR
Communications Chemistry   2 Article number 77   2019   [Refereed]
Taguchi AT, Miyajima-Nakano Y, Fukazawa R, Lin MT, Baldansuren A, Gennis RB, Hasegawa K, Kumasaka T, Dikanov SA, Iwasaki T
Inorganic Chemistry   57(2) 741-746   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Lin MT, Fukazawa R, Miyajima-Nakano Y, Matsushita S, Choi SK, Iwasaki T, Gennis RB
Methods in Enzymology   565 45-66   2015   [Refereed][Invited]
Iwasaki T, Fukazawa R, Miyajima-Nakano Y, Baldansuren A, Matsushita S, Lin MT, Gennis RB, Hasegawa K, Kumasaka T, Dikanov SA
Journal of the American Chemical Society   134(48) 19731-19738   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Lin MT, Sperling LJ, Frericks Schmidt HL, Tang M, Samoilova RI, Kumasaka T, Iwasaki T, Dikanov SA, Rienstra CM, Gennis RB
Methods   55(4) 370-378   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Iwasaki T, Kappl R, Bracic G, Shimizu N, Ohmori D, Kumasaka T
JJournal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry   16(6) 923-935   Aug 2011   [Refereed]
Iwasaki T
Archaea   2010 pii: 842639-(14 pages, Review)   Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Kounosu A, Hasegawa K, Iwasaki T, Kumasaka T
Acta Crystallographica. Section F, Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications   66(Pt 7) 842-845   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
Iwasaki T, Samoilova RI, Kounosu A, Dikanov SA
FEBS Letters   583(21) 3467-3472   Nov 2009   [Refereed]

Misc

 
A set of Escherichia coli amino acid auxotrophic expression host strains for selectively labelled metalloenzyme research
Fukazawa Risako, Lin Myat T., Miyajima-Nakano Yoshiharu, Matsushita Shinichi, Choi Sylvia K., Baldansuren Amgalanbaatar, Dikanov Sergei A., Gennis Robert B., Iwasaki Toshio
Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry   19 S845   Aug 2014
Ligand mutagenesis of TthNEET, a thermophile homolog of mitoNEET
Iwasaki Toshio, Hagiuda Emi, Fukazawa Risako, Hayashi-Iwasaki Yoko, Oshima Tairo, Hasegawa Kazuya, Kumasaka Takashi
Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry   19 S845-S846   Aug 2014
岩崎俊雄
極限環境微生物学会誌   4(2) 65-70   Nov 2005
Daniel Beniac, Toshio Iwasaki, Brian Eger, Emil Pai, Peter Ottensmeyer
Microscopy and Microanalysis   8 848-849   Nov 2002
The [2Fe-2S] cluster in sulredoxin from the thermoacidophilic archaeon Sulfolobus tokodaii strain 7, a novel water-soluble Rieske protein
Iwasaki T, Kounosu A, Dikanov SA
EPR in the 21st Century (Kawamori, A., Yamauchi, J., and Ohta, H., eds.),   488-493   2002

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Escherichia coli amino acid auxotrophic expression strains for the structure-function studies of metalloenzymes
Iwasaki T, Fukazawa R, Miyajima-Nakano Y, Taguchi AT, Hasegawa K, Kumasaka T, Lin MT, Dikanov SA, Gennis RB
14th European Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference (EuroBIC 14, Birmingham, UK)   Aug 2018   
岩崎俊雄
第89回日本生化学会大会「フォーラム: 生命システム原材料の起源と進化:現在の生化学反応に生命初期進化の痕跡は残っているか」   Sep 2016   
Exploring the through-bond outer-sphere interactions in biological [2Fe-2S] proteins by two-dimensional 13Cβ(cysteine) pulsed EPR
Taguchi AT, Dikanov SA, Iwasaki T
Gordon Conference Metals in Biology (Ventura, CA., USA)   Jan 2016   
Mapping the electron spin distribution in [2Fe-2S] proteins by 13Cβ cysteine labeling: implications in electron transport pathways
Taguchi AT, Miyajima-Nakano Y, Fukazawa R, Baldansuren A, Samoilova RI, Hasegawa K, Kumasaka T, Dikanov SA, Iwasaki T
17th International Conference on Bioinorganic Chemistry (ICBIC 17, Beijing, China)   Jul 2015   
Thermophile homolog of mitoNEET from Thermus thermophilus HB8
shima T, Dikanov SA, Hasegawa K, Kumasaka T
Thermophiles 2013, 12th International Meeting at the University of Regensburg. Regensburg, Germany   Sep 2013   

Works

 
Escherichia coli auxotrophic expression strains
Toshio Iwasaki - Robert B Gennis (Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) et al.   The Others   
New Escherichia coli auxotrophic expression strains designed to facilitate the labeling of either membrane proteins or water-soluble proteins with selected amino acid types enriched with stable isotopes:
<www2.nms.ac.jp/fesworld/EcoliStrains.html>.

Research Grants & Projects

 
Electronic structure of biological metallo-cluster and its interplay with the protein surrounding in thermophile metalloenzymes
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: JSPS-NSF International Collaboration in Chemistry (ICC)
Project Year: Oct 2010 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Toshio Iwasaki
Structure-function relationship in hyperthermostable, archaeal Rieske proteins
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: 
Project Year: Jun 2000 - Jun 2003    Investigator(s): Toshio Iwasaki

Social Contribution

 
Escherichia coli auxotrophic expression strains
[Informant, Others]  Deposited to Addgene and RIKEN Bioresource Research Center
See <www2.nms.ac.jp/fesworld/EcoliStrains.html>