Akita Hironaga

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Name
Akita Hironaga
E-mail
h-akitaaist.go.jp
Affiliation
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
ORCID ID
0000-0002-1395-8643

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
Apr 2011
 - 
Mar 2014
Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences, Kyushu University
 
Apr 2009
 - 
Mar 2011
Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences, Kyushu University
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2009
Faculty of Engineering, Chiba Institute of Technology
 
Apr 2004
 - 
Mar 2008
Faculty of Engineering, Chiba Institute of Technology
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jul 2017
Award, The D-Amino Acid Research Society
 
Feb 2017
Inoue Research Award for Young Scientists, Inoue Foundation for Science
 
Mar 2014
Award, Kyushu University
 

Published Papers

 
Akita H, Matsushika A, Kimura ZI.
MicrobiologyOpen   e843    Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Akita H, Kimura ZI, Hoshino T.
Arch Microbiol   201(2) 245-251   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Akita H, Hayashi J, Sakuraba H, Ohshima T.
Front Microbiol   9 1760   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Mohd Yusoff MZ, Akita H, Hassan MA, Fujimoto S, Yoshida M, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
Bioresour Technol   245(PtA) 1040-1048   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Akita H, Kimura ZI, Matsushika A.
Genome Announc   5(38) e00910-17   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Kimura ZI, Akita H.
Journal of Pollution Effects & Control   5(196)    Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Akita H, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   81(7) 1452-1455   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Akita H, Kimura ZI, Yusoff MZM, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
BMC Res Notes   10(1) 249   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Hayashi J, Seto T, Akita H, Watanabe M, Hoshino T, Yoneda K, Ohshima T, Sakuraba H.
Appl Environ Microbiol   83(11) e00491-17   May 2017   [Refereed]
Akita H, Kimura ZI, Hoshino T.
Genome Announc   4(6) e01371-16   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Akita H, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
AMB Express   6(1) 94   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Akita H, Kimura Z, Mohd Yusoff MZ, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
Springerplus   5(596)    May 2016   [Refereed]
Akita H, Kimura ZI, Yusoff MZM, Hoshino T.
JSM Biotechnology & Biomedical Engineering   3(4) 1062   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Uechi K, Kamachi S, Akita H, Mine S, Watanabe M.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun   477(3) 383-387   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Akita H, Kimura Z, Yusoff MZ, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
Genome Announc   4(4) e00630-16   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Akita Hironaga
生物工学会誌   94(5) 269   May 2016   [Refereed]
Akita H, Watanabe M, Suzuki T, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
FEMS Microbiol Lett   362(16) fnv116   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Akita H, Seto T, Ohshima T, Sakuraba H.
Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr   71(5) 1136-1146   May 2015   [Refereed]
Akita H, Watanabe M, Suzuki T, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
AMB Express   5(17)    Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Akita H, Nakashima N, Hoshino T.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol   99(2) 991-999   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Akita H, Imaizumi Y, Suzuki H, Doi K, Ohshima T.
Biotechnol Lett   36(11) 2245-2248   Nov 2014   [Refereed]
Akita H, Suzuki H, Doi K, Ohshima T.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol   98(3) 1135-1143   Feb 2014   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Creation and application of a thermostable artificial NADP+-dependent D-amino acid dehydrogenase [Invited]
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The 3rd International Conference of D-Amino Acid Research   Jul 2017   
Novel genetic tools for manipulating Escherichia coli. [Invited]
Akita Hironaga
2017 Annual Meeting & International Symposium   Jun 2017   
Transformation of oil palm biomass into value added product
Dec 2016   
Utilization of Oil Palm Biomass for Acetoin Production using Engineered Escherichia coli
Sep 2016   
Thermostable NADP-dependent D-amino acid dehydrogenase created by site-directed mutation: characteristics and application [Invited]
18th Japanese-German Workshop Enzyme Technology   Sep 2015   
Efficient synthesis and stable isotope-labeling of D-branched-chain amino acids using thermostable D-amino acid dehydrogenase.
Thermophiles 2013 12th International Meeting   Sep 2013   
Creation of a thermostable NADP-dependent D-amino acid dehydrogenase from Ureibacillus thermosphaericus
9th International Congress on Extremophiles   Sep 2012   
Structural –based engineering of an artificially created NADP-dependent D-amino acid dehydrogenase.
The 3rd International Conference of D-Amino Acid Research   Aug 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: KAKENHI
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Akita Hironaga
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists (B) (KAKENHI)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Akita Hironaga
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST): SATREPS
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Shirai Yoshito
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: KAKENHI
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Akita Hironaga