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Kitamoto H
FEMS yeast research   19(5)    Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Shinozaki Y, Kitamoto H, Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Kinoshita A, Nakajima-Kambe T
The Journal of general and applied microbiology      Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Kunitake E, Tanaka T, Ueda H, Endo A, Yarimizu T, Katoh E, Kitamoto H
Fungal genetics and biology : FG & B   130 82-90   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Watanabe T, Tanaka T, Tsuboi S, Yarimizu T, Morita T, Koike H, Suzuki K, Kitamoto H
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   1-10   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Ueda Hirokazu, Kugimiya Soichi, Tabata Jun, Kitamoto Hiroko, Mitsuhara Ichiro
JOURNAL OF PLANT INTERACTIONS   14(1) 73-78   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Hirokazu Ueda, Motoo Koitabashi, Hiroko Kitamoto
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   127(1) 93-98   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Hirokazu Ueda, Daisuke Kurose, Soichi Kugimiya, Ichiro Mitsuhara, Shigenobu Yoshida, Jun Tabata, Ken Suzuki, Hiroko Kitamoto
Scientific reports   8(1) 16455   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Tsuboi S, Tanaka T, Yamamoto-Tamura K, Kitamoto H
Journal of microbiological methods   146 22-24   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Kitamoto H, Yoshida S, Koitabashi M, Yamamoto-Tamura K, Ueda H, Yarimizu T, Sameshima-Yamashita Y
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering   125(2) 199-204   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Yarimizu T, Shimoi H, Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Morita T, Koike H, Watanabe T, Kitamoto H
Yeast (Chichester, England)      Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Sato S, Saika A, Shinozaki Y, Watanabe T, Suzuki K, Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Fukuoka T, Habe H, Morita T, Kitamoto H
Polymer Degradation and Stability   141 26-32   May 2017   [Refereed]
Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Koike H, Koitabashi M, Saika A, Morita T, Yarimizu T, Kitamoto H
Genome announcements   4(5)    Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Koitabashi M, Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Koike H, Sato T, Moriwaki J, Morita T, Watanabe T, Yoshida S, Kitamoto H
Journal of oleo science   65(7) 621-627   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Watanabe T, Morita T, Koike H, Yarimizu T, Shinozaki Y, Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Yoshida S, Koitabashi M, Kitamoto H
Applied microbiology and biotechnology   100(7) 3207-3217   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Fukuoka T, Shinozaki Y, Tsuchiya W, Suzuki K, Watanabe T, Yamazaki T, Kitamoto D, Kitamoto H
Applied microbiology and biotechnology   100(4) 1733-1741   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Motoo Koitabashi, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Takashi Watanabe, Yukiko Shinozaki and Hiroko Kitamoto
Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly (JARQ)   50(3) 229-234   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Koitabashi M, Tsuchiya W, Suzuki K, Watanabe T, Shinozaki Y, Yamamoto-Tamura K, Yamazaki T, Kitamoto H
Journal of oleo science   65(3) 257-262   2016   [Refereed]
Watanabe T, Suzuki K, Sato I, Morita T, Koike H, Shinozaki Y, Ueda H, Koitabashi M, Kitamoto HK
AMB Express   5(1) 121   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Takashi Watanabe, Ken Suzuki, Yukiko Shinozaki, Yukiko Shinozaki, Tohru Yarimizu, Shigenobu Yoshida, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Motoo Koitabashi, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Process Biochemistry   50 1718-1724   Nov 2015
© 2015 Elsevier Ltd.The yeast strain, Cryptococcus flavus GB-1, isolated from rice husks as a candidate producer of a biodegradable plastic (BP)-degrading enzyme. The genomic DNA sequence encoding the BP-degrading enzyme of GB-1 was determined. Th...
Ueda H, Mitsuhara I, Tabata J, Kugimiya S, Watanabe T, Suzuki K, Yoshida S, Kitamoto H
Applied microbiology and biotechnology   99(15) 6405-6415   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
S. Yoshida, M. Koitabashi, J. Nakamura, T. Fukuoka, H. Sakai, M. Abe, D. Kitamoto, H. Kitamoto
Journal of Applied Microbiology   119 215-224   Jul 2015
© 2015 The Society for Applied Microbiology.Aims: To investigate the effects of mannosylerythritol lipids (MELs) on the hydrophobicity of solid surfaces, their suppressive activity against the early infection behaviours of several phytopathogenic ...
Mitsuo Horita, Hiroko Kuze Kitamoto
Journal of General Plant Pathology   81 304-314   May 2015
© 2015, The Phytopathological Society of Japan and Springer Japan.We evaluated the efficacy of biological soil disinfestation (BSD) using bioethanol fermentation products (ethanol fermentation solution and crude alcohol) from forage rice plants an...
Horita M, Kitamoto H, Kawaide T, Tachibana Y, Shinozaki Y
Biotechnology for biofuels   8(1) 9   2015   [Refereed]
Yamamoto-Tamura K, Hiradate S, Watanabe T, Koitabashi M, Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Yarimizu T, Kitamoto H
AMB Express   5 10   2015   [Refereed]
Fukuoka T, Yoshida S, Nakamura J, Koitabashi M, Sakai H, Abe M, Kitamoto D, Kitamoto H
Journal of oleo science   64(6) 689-695   2015   [Refereed]
Takashi Watanabe, Takashi Watanabe, Yukiko Shinozaki, Yukiko Shinozaki, Shigenobu Yoshida, Motoo Koitabashi, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Takeshi Fujii, Tokuma Fukuoka, Hiroko Kuze Kitamoto
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   117 325-329   Mar 2014
There is a need to speed up the degradation of used agricultural mulch films that are made of biodegradable plastics (BPs) in the field. Treating them with BP-degrading enzymes could be a solution to this problem. A cutinase-like enzyme of yeast P...
Ken Suzuki, Masako Tsujimoto Noguchi, Masako Tsujimoto Noguchi, Yukiko Shinozaki, Motoo Koitabashi, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Shigenobu Yoshida, Takeshi Fujii, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   98 4457-4465   Jan 2014
Paraphoma-related fungal strain B47-9 secreted a biodegradable plastic (BP)-degrading enzyme which amounted to 68 % (w/w) of the total secreted proteins in a culture medium containing emulsified poly(butylene succinate-co-adipate) (PBSA) as sole c...
Takashi Watanabe, Takashi Watanabe, Yukiko Shinozaki, Yukiko Shinozaki, Ken Suzuki, Motoo Koitabashi, Shigenobu Yoshida, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Hiroko Kuze Kitamoto
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   118 183-187   Jan 2014
Cheese whey is a by-product of cheese production and has high concentrations of lactose (about 5%) and other nutrients. Pseudozyma antarctica produces a unique cutinase-like enzyme, named PaE, that efficiently degrades biodegradable plastics. A pr...
Yoshida S, Morita T, Shinozaki Y, Watanabe T, Sameshima-Yamashita Y, Koitabashi M, Kitamoto D, Kitamoto H
Applied microbiology and biotechnology   98(14) 6419-6429   2014   [Refereed]
Takashi Watanabe, Takashi Watanabe, Haruyuki Iefuji, Haruyuki Iefuji, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
SpringerPlus   2 1-7   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Shochu wastewater (SW; alcoholic distillery wastewater) contains large amounts of organic compounds (25,000 - 60,000 COD mg/L), nitrogen (1,000 - 6,000 T-N mg/L), and phosphorus (500 - 1,000 T-P mg/L). Despite its high nutrient content, SW is high...
Megumi Shigematsu, Tetsuhiro Ogawa, Wataru Tanaka, Kazutoshi Takahashi, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Makoto Hidaka, Haruhiko Masaki
PLoS ONE   8    Sep 2013
The killer yeast species Pichia acaciae produces a heteromeric killer protein, PaT, that causes DNA damage and arrests the cell cycle of sensitive Saccharomyces cerevisiae in the S phase. However, the mechanism by which DNA damage occurs remains e...
Yukiko Shinozaki, Tomotake Morita, Xiao Hong Cao, Shigenobu Yoshida, Motoo Koitabashi, Takashi Watanabe, Ken Suzuki, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Toshiaki Nakajima-Kambe, Takeshi Fujii, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   97(7) 2951-2959   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Pseudozyma antarctica JCM 10317 exhibits a strong degradation activity for biodegradable plastics (BPs) such as agricultural mulch films composed of poly(butylene succinate) (PBS) and poly(butylene succinate-co-adipate) (PBSA). An enzyme named PaE...
Yukiko Shinozaki, Yoshihiro Kikkawa, Shun Sato, Tokuma Fukuoka, Takashi Watanabe, Shigenobu Yoshida, Toshiaki Nakajima-Kambe, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   97 8591-8598   Jan 2013
Enzymatic degradation of polyester films by a cutinase-like enzyme from Pseudozyma antarctica JCM10317 (PaE) was analyzed by surface plasmon resonance (SPR). The adsorption of PaE and the degradation rate for polyester films were quantitatively mo...
Yukiko Shinozaki, Takashi Watanabe, Toshiaki Nakajima-Kambe, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   115 111-114   Jan 2013
We developed a rapid and simple method for evaluating the degradation of solid biodegradable plastics (BPs). Dye-containing BP films were used as substrates and the release of dye caused by the degradation of BPs was confirmed by a color change in...
Ken Suzuki, Hironori Sakamoto, Yukiko Shinozaki, Jun Tabata, Takashi Watanabe, Atsushi Mochizuki, Motoo Koitabashi, Takeshi Fujii, Seiya Tsushima, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   97 7679-7688   Jan 2013
Two yeast strains, which have the ability to degrade biodegradable plastic films, were isolated from the larval midgut of a stag beetle, Aegus laevicollis. Both of them are most closely related to Cryptococcus magnus and could degrade biodegradabl...
Watanabe T, Iefuji H, Kitamoto HK
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   77(5) 917-922   May 2013   [Refereed]
Motoo Koitabashi, Masako T. Noguchi, Masako T. Noguchi, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Hiradate Syuntaro, Ken Suzuki, Shigenobu Yoshida, Takashi Watanabe, Yukiko Shinozaki, Seiya Tsushima, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
AMB Express   2 1-36   Aug 2012
To improve the biodegradation of biodegradable plastic (BP) mulch films, 1227 fungal strains were isolated from plant surface (phylloplane) and evaluated for BP-degrading ability. Among them, B47-9 a strain isolated from the leaf surface of barley...
Megumi Shigematsu, Tetsuhiro Ogawa, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Makoto Hidaka, Haruhiko Masaki
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications   420 750-754   Apr 2012
Zymocin and PaT are killer toxins that induce cell cycle arrest of sensitive yeast cells in G1 and S phase, respectively. Recent studies have revealed that these two toxins cleave specific tRNAs, indicating that the cell growth impairment is due t...
Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Yukiko Shinozaki, Xiao hong Cao, Tomotake Morita, Masaaki Konishi, Masaaki Konishi, Kanako Tago, Hideyuki Kajiwara, Motoo Koitabashi, Shigenobu Yoshida, Takashi Watanabe, Yuka Sameshima-Yamashita, Toshiaki Nakajima-Kambe, Seiya Tsushima
AMB Express   1 1-11   Dec 2011
The use of biodegradable plastics can reduce the accumulation of environmentally persistent plastic wastes. The rate of degradation of biodegradable plastics depends on environmental conditions and is highly variable. Techniques for achieving more...
Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Mitsuo Horita, Yimin Cai, Yimin Cai, Yukiko Shinozaki, Keiji Sakaki
Biotechnology for Biofuels   4 -   Nov 2011
Background: In the normal process of bioethanol production, biomass is transported to integrated large factories for degradation to sugar, fermentation, and recovery of ethanol by distillation. Biomass nutrient loss occurs during preservation and ...
Yukiko Shinozaki, Yukiko Shinozaki, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   111 320-325   Mar 2011
Silage production from rice straw and whole-plant forage paddy rice is increasing in Japan because of decrease in rice consumption. One potential use for this silage is bioethanol production. In this study, we analyzed the effectiveness of three d...
Makoto Hakata, Makoto Hakata, Hidemitsu Nakamura, Hidemitsu Nakamura, Keiko Iida-Okada, Akio Miyao, Mariko Kajikawa, Naoko Imai-Toki, Jinhuan Pang, Jinhuan Pang, Kou Amano, Kou Amano, Akihiko Horikawa, Tomoko Tsuchida-Mayama, Jianyu Song, Jianyu Song, Motoko Igarashi, Motoko Igarashi, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Takanari Ichikawa, Takanari Ichikawa, Minami Matsui, Shoshi Kikuchi, Yoshiaki Nagamura, Hirohiko Hirochika, Hiroaki Ichikawa, Hiroaki Ichikawa
Breeding Science   60 575-585   Dec 2010
We applied the full-length cDNA overexpressor (FOX) gene-hunting system for systematic and genome-wide functional analysis of rice genes. In this study, we constructed a novel binary vector carrying the Gateway site-specific recombination cassette...
Tomotake Morita, Emi Ito, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Kaoru Takegawa, Tokuma Fukuoka, Tomohiro Imura, Dai Kitamoto
Yeast   27(11) 905-917   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
The yeast Pseudozyma antarctica produces a large amount of glycolipid biosurfactants known as mannosylerythritol lipids (MELs), which show not only excellent surface-active properties but also versatile biochemical actions. To investigate the bios...
Mai Nakase, Motohiro Tani, Tomotake Morita, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Jun Kashiwazaki, Taro Nakamura, Akira Hosomi, Naotaka Tanaka, Kaoru Takegawa, Kaoru Takegawa
Journal of Cell Science   123(9) 1578-1587   May 2010   [Refereed]
In Saccharomyces cerevisiae, three classes of sphingolipids contain myo-inositol - inositol phosphorylceramide (IPC), mannosylinositol phosphorylceramide (MIPC) and mannosyldiinositol phosphorylceramide [M(IP) 2C]. No fission yeast equivalent of I...
Megumi Shigematsu, Tetsuhiro Ogawa, Atsuhiro Kido, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Makoto Hidaka, Haruhiko Masaki
Yeast   26(12) 663-673   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Colicin D is a plasmid-encoded antibacterial protein that specifically cleaves the anticodon loops of four Escherichia coli tRNAArg species. Here, we report that the catalytic domain of colicin D, which is expressed in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, im...
Tomoyuki Furukawa, Tomoyuki Furukawa, Tomohiro Imamura, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Hiroaki Shimada, Hiroaki Shimada
Plant Molecular Biology   66(5) 519-531   Mar 2008   [Refereed]
Exonuclease 1, a class III member of the RAD2 nuclease family, is a structure-specific nuclease involved in DNA metabolism (replication, repair and recombination). We have identified a homologue to Exonuclease-1 from rice (Oryza sativa L. cv. Nipp...
Toshihiro Obata, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Atsuko Nakamura, Atsunori Fukuda, Yoshiyuki Tanaka
Plant Physiology   144(4) 1978-1985   Aug 2007   [Refereed]
We screened a rice (Oryza sativa L. 'Nipponbare') full-length cDNA expression library through functional complementation in yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) to find novel cation transporters involved in salt tolerance. We found that expression of ...
Naozumi Mimida, Naozumi Mimida, Hiroko Kitamoto, Hiroko Kitamoto, Keishi Osakabe, Marina Nakashima, Yuji Ito, Yuji Ito, Wolf Dietrich Heyer, Seiichi Toki, Hiroaki Ichikawa
Plant and Cell Physiology   48(4) 648-654   Apr 2007   [Refereed]
OsMUS81, a rice homolog of the yeast MUS81 endonuclease gene, produced two alternative transcripts, OsMUS81α and OsMUS81β. OsMus81α contained a Helix-hairpin-Helix (HhH) motif at the N- and C-termini, and a conserved XPF-like motif in the center, ...
Tomotake Morita, Masaaki Konishi, Tokuma Fukuoka, Tomohiro Imura, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Dai Kitamoto, Dai Kitamoto
FEMS Yeast Research   7(2) 286-292   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
Pseudozyma antarctica is one of the best producers of the glycolipid biosurfactants known as mannosylerythritol lipids (MELs), which show not only excellent surface-active properties but also versatile biochemical actions. In order to obtain a var...
Improvement of salt-tolerance in yeast and rice cells by the expression of rice Shaker K+ channel OsKAT1
Obata Toshihiro, Kitamoto Hiroko, Nakamura Atsuko, Fukuda Atsunori, Tanaka Yoshiyuki
PLANT AND CELL PHYSIOLOGY   48 S121   2007   [Refereed]
Search for rice genes relating to a salt tolerance
Tanaka Yoshiyuki, Kitamoto Hiroko, Nakamura Atsuko, Obata Toshihiro, Ogawa Masafumi, Nakamura Hidemitsu, Hakata Makoto, Nagamura Yoshiaki, Fukuda Atsunori, Ichikawa Hiroaki
PLANT AND CELL PHYSIOLOGY   48 S228   2007   [Refereed]
Ying Wen, Ying Wen, Hidemi Hatabayashi, Hatsue Arai, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Kimiko Yabe
Applied and Environmental Microbiology   71 3192-3198   Jun 2005
The pathway oxoaverantin (OAVN) → averufin (AVR) → hydroxyversicolorone (HVN) → versiconal hemiacetal acetate (VHA) is involved in aflatoxin biosynthesis, and the cypX and moxY genes, which are present in the aflatoxin gene cluster, have been prev...
Sabrina Zink, Constance Mehlgarten, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Junko Nagase, Daniel Jablonowski, Robert C. Dickson, Michael J R Stark, Raffael Schaffrath
Eukaryotic Cell   4(5) 879-889   May 2005
Kluyveromyces lactis zymocin, a trimeric (αβγ) protein toxin complex, inhibits proliferation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae cells. Here we present an analysis of kti6 mutants, which resist exogenous zymocin but are sensitive to intracellular expressi...
Seisuke Kimura, Tomoyuki Furukawa, Nobuyuki Kasai, Yoko Mori, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Fumio Sugawara, Junji Hashimoto, Kengo Sakaguchi
Gene   314 63-71   Sep 2003
Flap endonuclease-1 (FEN-1) is an important enzyme involved in DNA replication and repair. Previously, we isolated and characterized a complementary DNA (cDNA) from rice (Oryza sativa) encoding a protein which shows homology with the eukaryotic fl...
Lars Fichtner, Daniel Jablonowski, Angelika Schierhorn, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Michael J R Stark, Raffael Schaffrath
Molecular Microbiology   49 1297-1307   Sep 2003
The toxin target (TOT) function of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Elongator complex enables Kluyveromyces lactis zymocin to induce a G1 cell cycle arrest. Loss of a ubiquitin-related system (URM1-UBA4) and KTI11 enhances post-translational modificat...
H. Kitamoto, D. Jablonowski, J. Nagase, R. Schaffrath
Molecular Genetics and Genomics   268 49-55   Oct 2002
The G1 cell cycle arrest imposed by Kluyveromyces lactis zymocin on Saccharomyces cerevisiae requires a functional RNA polymerase II (pol II) TOT/Elongator complex. In a study of zymocin's mode of action, genetic scenarios known to impair transcri...
Sadahiro Ohmomo, Osamu Tanaka, Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Yimin Cai
Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly   36 59-71   Apr 2002
It is generally recognized that inoculants (lactic acid bacteria: LAB) can be used as silage additives to improve the fermentation quality and to enhance animal performance. Especially in Japan, silage-making is a major technique to produce stored...
H. K. Kitamoto, H. K. Kitamoto, A. Hasebe, S. Ohmomo, E. G. Suto, M. Muraki, Y. Iimura
Applied and Environmental Microbiology   65 4697-4700   Oct 1999
In this study, we propose a new process of adding a genetically modified killer yeast to improve the aerobic stability of silage. Previously constructed Kluyveromyces lactis killer strain PCK27, defective in growth on lactic acid due to disruption...
Ammar Madania, Ammar Madania, Pascal Dumoulin, Sandrine Grava, Hiroko Kitamoto, Hiroko Kitamoto, Claudia Schärer-Brodbeck, Alexandre Soulard, Violaine Moreau, Violaine Moreau, Barbara Winsor
Molecular Biology of the Cell   10 3521-3538   Oct 1999
Yeast Las17 protein is homologous to the Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome protein, which is implicated in severe immunodeficiency. Las17p/Bee1p has been shown to be important for actin patch assembly and actin polymerization. Here we show that Las17p inte...
Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Sadahiro Ohmomo, Yuzuru Iimura
Yeast   14 963-967   Jul 1998
The KlPCK1 gene encoding phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase (PEPCK); ATP-dependent) was cloned from the KLuyveromyces lactis genome using a PCR amplicon from Saccharomyces cerevisiae PCK1 gene as a probe. A DNA fragment of about 4.8 kb containing K...
Daï Kitamoto, Hiroshi Yanagishita, Kenji Haraya, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Biotechnology Letters   20 813-818   Jan 1998
Inhibitors of β-oxidation on the synthesis of glycolipid biosurfactant, mannosylerythritol lipid (MEL), were used to clarify the fatty acid metabolism of MEL in Candida antarctica. 2-Bromooctanoic acid drastically inhibited the lipid synthesis und...
Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Sadahiro Ohmomo, Koichi Amaha, Tomotaro Nishikawa, Yuzuru Iimura
Biotechnology Letters   20 725-728   Jan 1998
Killer strain of Kluyveromyces lactis was constructed to prevent the aerobic deterioration of silage by disruption of KIPCK1 gene encoding phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase (PEPCK). The disruptants are defective in their ability of growth on lacti...
友田裕代, 大桃定洋, 田中治, 北本宏子, 浜谷徹, 河野敏明, 丹野裕
日本草地学会誌   42(2) 155-158   Jul 1996
Daï Kitamoto, Hiroshi Yanagishita, Kenji Haraya, Hiroko K. Kitamoto
Biotechnology Letters   17 25-30   Jan 1995
The effect of cerulenin, anti-lipogenic antibiotic, on the production and fatty-acid profiles of biosurfactants (mannosyl-erythritol lipids) of Candida antarctica were investigated by changing the chain-length of fatty acid as the carbon source. O...
Hiroko K. Kitamoto, Tadaatsu Nakahara
Process Biochemistry   29 127-131   Jan 1994
Nine strains of lactose-utilizing Kluyveromyces sp. were screened for the production of l-methionine-enriched cells in shake cultures using whey permeate as the fermentation medium. K. lactis IFO 1267 (a, prototroph) which accumulated 6·9 mg/g dry...
H. K. Kitamoto, S. Ohmomo, T. Nakahara
Journal of dairy science   76 803-811   Mar 1993
Killer spectra were investigated to select killer yeast strains to inhibit the growth of wild yeasts that cause aerobic deterioration of silage. Kluyveromyces lactis IFO 1267 was characterized by its rapid killing activity and wide spectrum agains...


北本宏子, 小板橋基夫
バイオサイエンスとインダストリー   74(3) 208-211   May 2016
堀田光生, 北本宏子
バイオサイエンスとインダストリー   74(3) 234-235   May 2016
釘宮聡一, 田端純, 北本宏子, 植田浩一, 渡部貴志, 鈴木健, 吉田重信, 光原一朗
農業環境技術研究所研究成果情報   32 47-48   Mar 2016
吉田重信, 北本宏子, 福岡徳馬, 北本大
農業環境技術研究所研究成果情報   32 53-54   Mar 2016
小板橋基夫, 渡部貴志, 山下結香, 北本宏子, 鈴木健
農業環境技術研究所研究成果情報   32 45-46   Mar 2016