OKAZAKI Megumi

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Name
OKAZAKI Megumi
Affiliation
Former Institution / Organization Tokyo Gakugei University Faculty of Education Fundamental Natural Sciences
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Science, Master of Science

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1967
 - 
1974
Tokyo Gakugei University, Assistant
 
1974
 - 
1978
Tokyo Gakugei University, Lecturer
 
1978
 - 
1993
Tokyo Gakugei University, Assistant Professor
 
1993
   
 
- Tokyo Gakugei University, Professor
 
1994
   
 
- Souka University, Lecturer
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1965
Faculty of Education, Tokyo Gakugei University
 

Misc

 
Isolation and identification of alginic acid from a calcareous red alga Serraticardia maxima.
Botanica Marina   25(3) 123-131   1982
Studies on the calcium carbonate deposition of algae IV. Initial calcification site of calcareous red alga,Galaxaura fastigiata Decaisne.
Botanica Marina   25(11) -   1982
A study of calcium carbonate deposition in the genus Padina (Phaeophyceae, Dictyotales).
British phycological Journal   21 -   1986
Carbonic anhydrase in the calcareous red alga, Serraticardia maxima.
Botanica Marina   15 -   1972
Some enzymatic properties of Ca2+-dependent adenosine triphosphatase from a calcareous red alga, Serraticardia maxima and its distribution in marine algae.
Botanica Marina   20(6) -   1977

Books etc

 
Initial calcification site of the calcareous red alga Serraticardia mixim (Yendo) Silva (Studies on the calcium carbonate deposition of algae III). In : The Mechanisms of Biomineralization in Animals and Plants.
Tokai University Press   1980   
Carbonic anhydrase in algae. In: Proceedings of the 7th International Seaweed Symposium.
University of Tokyo Press   1971   
Calcification in higher plants with special reference to cystolith. In : Origin, Evolution and Modern Aspects of Biomineralization in Plants and Animals.
Pleunum Press, New York   1989   
Inorganic composition of cystoliths isolated from leaves of higher plants. In : Mechanisms and Phylogeny of Mineralization in Biological Systems.
Springer-Verlag   1988   
Calcification of algae and higher plants and their phylogeny with special reference to calcareous algae and cystolith-bearing higher plants. (In: Biomineralization and Phylogeny of Marine Organisms. )
Tokai University Press   1988   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Development of teaching materials and curriculum in biological education
Study on mechanisms of CaCO3 formation by algae and higher plants
Strategy for survival of plants - nectar guide, pollination, self-sterility, dispersion of seeds、mimicry
Development of experimental teaching materials