NATSUKA Shunji

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Name
NATSUKA Shunji
E-mail
natsukabio.sc.niigata-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Niigata University
Section
Faculty of Science Department of Biology
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Osaka University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Sep 2009
 - 
Today
Professor, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Niigata University
 
Mar 2004
 - 
Aug 2009
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University
 
Oct 2003
 - 
Feb 2004
Associate Professor, Department of Applied Biology, Kyoto Institute of Technology
 
Mar 1999
 - 
Sep 2003
Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Biology, Kyoto Institute of Technology
 
Apr 1992
 - 
Feb 1999
Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Osaka University
 
Oct 1992
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Sep 1994
Research Associate, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Michigan
 

Education

 
Apr 1982
 - 
Mar 1986
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Osaka University
 
Apr 1986
 - 
Mar 1988
Department of Organic Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University
 
Apr 1988
 - 
Mar 1992
Department of Physiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University
 

Published Papers

 
Characterisation of N-glycans in the epithelial-like tissue of the rat cochlea
Yoriko Nonomura, Seishiro Sawamura, Ken Hanzawa, Takashi Nishikaze, Sadanori Sekiya, Taiga Higuchi, Fumiaki Nin, Satoru Uetsuka, Hidenori Inohara, Shujiro Okuda, Eiji Miyoshi, Arata Horii, Sugata Takahashi, Shunji Natsuka, Hiroshi Hibino
Scientific Reports   9 1551   2019   [Refereed]
Quantitative LC-MS and MS/MS analysis of sialylated glycans modified by linkage-specific alkylamidation
Noriko Suzuki, Tatsuya Abe, Shunji Natsuka
Analytical Biochemistry   567 117-127   2019   [Refereed]
Preparation of a molecular library of branched β-glucan oligosaccharides derived from laminarin
Shunji Natsuka, Aki Tachibana, Wataru Sumiyoshi, Shin-ichi Nakakita, Noriko Suzuki
Journal of Applied Glycoscience   65(4) 45-49   2018   [Refereed]
Structures and developmental alterations of N-glycans of zebrafish embryos
Ken Hanzawa, Noriko Suzuki, Shunji Natsuka
Glycobiology   27(3) 228-245   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Natsuka S, Masuda M, Sumiyoshi W, Nakakita S
PloS one   9(7) e102219   2014   [Refereed]
Itoh S, Hiruta Y, Hashii N, Fujita N, Natsuga T, Hattori T, Bando A, Sekimoto Y, Miyata K, Namekawa H, Mabuchi K, Sakai T, Shimahashi H, Kawai K, Yoden H, Koyama S, Herr SO, Natsuka S, Yamaguchi T, Kawasaki N
Biologicals : journal of the International Association of Biological Standardization   41(6) 355-363   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Natsuka S
Trends in Glycoscience and Glycotechnology   25 125-131   2013   [Refereed]
Natsuka S
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   76(10) 1982-1983   2012   [Refereed]
Harazono A, Kobayashi T, Kawasaki N, Itoh S, Tada M, Hashii N, Ishii A, Arato T, Yanagihara S, Yagi Y, Koga A, Tsuda Y, Kimura M, Sakita M, Kitamura S, Yamaguchi H, Mimura H, Murata Y, Hamazume Y, Sato T, Natsuka S, Kakehi K, Kinoshita M, Watanabe S, Yamaguchi T
Biologicals : journal of the International Association of Biological Standardization   39(3) 171-180   May 2011   [Refereed]
Natsuka S, Hirohata Y, Nakakita S, Sumiyoshi W, Hase S
The FEBS journal   278(3) 452-460   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
Takeuchi T, Sugiura K, Nishiyama K, Takahashi H, Natsugari H, Arata Y, Natsuka S, Kasai K
Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin   34(4) 567-569   2011   [Refereed]
Natsuka S
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   75(7) 1405-1407   2011   [Refereed]
Lehr T, Frank S, Natsuka S, Geyer H, Beuerlein K, Doenhoff MJ, Hase S, Geyer R
Experimental parasitology   126(4) 592-602   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Kumagai T, Sato T, Natsuka S, Kobayashi Y, Zhou D, Shinkai T, Hayakawa S, Furukawa K
Glycoconjugate journal   27(7-9) 685-695   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
Ohashi T, Ikeda Y, Tanaka N, Nakakita S, Natsuka S, Giga-Hama Y, Takegawa K
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   73(2) 407-414   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Mori Y, Hamuro T, Nakashima T, Hamamoto T, Natsuka S, Hase S, Iwanaga S
Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH   7(1) 111-120   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
Moriguchi K, Takemoto T, Aoki T, Nakakita S, Natsuka S, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   142(2) 213-227   Aug 2007   [Refereed]
Murakami T, Natsuka S, Nakakita S, Hase S
Glycoconjugate journal   24(4-5) 195-206   Jul 2007   [Refereed]
Nakakita S, Sumiyoshi W, Miyanishi N, Natsuka S, Hase S, Hirabayashi J
Analytical chemistry   79(7) 2674-2679   Apr 2007   [Refereed]
Natsuka S, Ishida M, Ichikawa A, Ikura K, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   140(1) 87-93   Jul 2006   [Refereed]
Yanagida K, Natsuka S, Hase S
Glycobiology   16(4) 294-304   Apr 2006   [Refereed]
Hirao K, Natsuka Y, Tamura T, Wada I, Morito D, Natsuka S, Romero P, Sleno B, Tremblay LO, Herscovics A, Nagata K, Hosokawa N
The Journal of biological chemistry   281(14) 9650-9658   Apr 2006   [Refereed]
Nakakita S, Natsuka S, Okamoto J, Ikenaka K, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   138(3) 277-283   Sep 2005   [Refereed]
Natsuka S, Kawaguchi M, Wada Y, Ichikawa A, Ikura K, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   138(2) 209-213   Aug 2005   [Refereed]
Takemoto T, Natsuka S, Nakakita S, Hase S
Glycoconjugate journal   22(1-2) 21-26   Feb 2005   [Refereed]
Natsuka S
Trends in Glycoscience and Glycotechnology   17 229-236   2005   [Refereed]
Ichikawa A, Ohashi Y, Terada S, Natsuka S, Ikura K
The international journal of biochemistry & cell biology   36(10) 1981-1992   Oct 2004   [Refereed]
Nakakita S, Natsuka S, Ikenaka K, Hase S
Japan Journal of Electrophoresis   48(1) 1-4   2004   [Refereed]
[Caenorhabditis elegans as a model animal of glycobiology: accumulation of structure information].
Natsuka S
Seikagaku. The Journal of Japanese Biochemical Society   75(2) 131-133   Feb 2003   [Refereed]
Ikura K, Fujimoto J, Kubonishi K, Natsuka S, Hashimoto H, Ito T, Fujita K
Cytotechnology   40(1-3) 23-29   Nov 2002   [Refereed]
Kato T, Fujita K, Takeuchi M, Kobayashi K, Natsuka S, Ikura K, Kumagai H, Yamamoto K
Glycobiology   12(10) 581-587   Oct 2002   [Refereed]
Co(II)-regulated substrate specificity of cytosolic alpha-mannosidase.
Yamagishi M, Ishimizu T, Natsuka S, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   132(2) 253-256   Aug 2002   [Refereed]
Structural analysis of N-linked glycans in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Natsuka S, Adachi J, Kawaguchi M, Nakakita S, Hase S, Ichikawa A, Ikura K
Journal of biochemistry   131(6) 807-813   Jun 2002   [Refereed]
Ikura K, Otomo C, Natsuka S, Ichikawa A, Wakamatsu K, Ito S, Taoguchi S
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   66(6) 1412-1414   Jun 2002   [Refereed]
Ikura K, Kokubu T, Natsuka S, Ichikawa A, Adachi M, Nishihara K, Yanagi H, Utsumi S
Preparative biochemistry & biotechnology   32(2) 189-205   May 2002   [Refereed]
Natsuka S, Adachi J, Kawaguchi M, Ichikawa A, Ikura K
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   66(5) 1174-1175   May 2002   [Refereed]
Nakakita S, Ama D, Natsuka S, Hase S
Analytical biochemistry   303(2) 206-209   Apr 2002   [Refereed]
Natsuka S
Japan Journal of Electrophoresis   46(2) 35-38   2002   [Refereed]
Natsuka S, Takubo R, Seki R, Ikura K
Journal of biochemistry   130(6) 731-735   Dec 2001   [Refereed]
Structural analysis of the sugar chains of human urinary thrombomodulin.
Wakabayashi H, Natsuka S, Honda M, Naotsuka M, Ito Y, Kajihara J, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   130(4) 543-552   Oct 2001   [Refereed]
Chemical structures of C. elegans O-glycans
Natsuka S
Trends in Glycoscience and Glycotechnology   13 551-553   2001   [Refereed]
Ikura K, Minami K, Otomo C, Hashimoto H, Natsuka S, Oda K, Nakanishi K
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   64(1) 116-124   Jan 2000   [Refereed]
Nakakita Si, Menon KK, Natsuka S, Ikenaka K, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   126(6) 1161-1169   Dec 1999   [Refereed]
Yanagida K, Natsuka S, Hase S
Analytical biochemistry   274(2) 229-234   Oct 1999   [Refereed]
Ishimizu T, Mitsukami Y, Shinkawa T, Natsuka S, Hase S, Miyagi M, Sakiyama F, Norioka S
European journal of biochemistry / FEBS   263(3) 624-634   Aug 1999   [Refereed]
Molecular cloning and characterization of two zebrafish alpha(1,3)fucosyltransferase genes developmentally regulated in embryogenesis.
Kageyama N, Natsuka S, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   125(4) 838-845   Apr 1999   [Refereed]
Partial purification and characterization of a novel endo-beta-mannosidase acting on N-linked sugar chains from Lilium longflorum thumb.
Sasaki A, Yamagishi M, Mega T, Norioka S, Natsuka S, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   125(2) 363-367   Feb 1999   [Refereed]
Wakabayashi H, Natsuka S, Mega T, Otsuki N, Isaji M, Naotsuka M, Koyama S, Kanamori T, Sakai K, Hase S
The Journal of biological chemistry   274(9) 5436-5442   Feb 1999   [Refereed]
Fujimoto I, Menon KK, Otake Y, Tanaka F, Wada H, Takahashi H, Tsuji S, Natsuka S, Nakakita Si, Hase S, Ikenaka K
Analytical biochemistry   267(2) 336-343   Feb 1999   [Refereed]
Development-dependent expression of complex-type sugar chains specific to mouse brain.
Nakakita S, Natsuka S, Ikenaka K, Hase S
Journal of biochemistry   123(6) 1164-1168   Jun 1998   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Regulation of expression of the interleukin 6 gene: structure and function of the transcription factor NF-IL6.
Akira S, Isshiki H, Nakajima T, Kinoshita S, Nishio Y, Natsuka S, Kishimoto T
Ciba Foundation symposium   167 47-62; discussion 62   1992   [Refereed]
Interleukin 6 and its receptor
Toshio Hirano, Tetsuya Taga, Katsuhiko Yamasaki, Tadashi Matsuda, Sachiko Suematsu, Bo Tang, Yukihiko Hirata, Hideo Yawata, Masahiko Hibi, Shunji Natsuka, Shizuo Akira, Kazuyuki Yoshizaki, M. Kawano, Kenichi Yamamura, Tadamitsu Kishimoto
Recent Progress in Cytokine Research   265-285   1989
Interleukin-6 receptor and a unique mechanism of its signal transduction.
Taga T, Hibi M, Hirata Y, Yawata H, Natsuka S, Yasukawa K, Totsuka T, Yamasaki K, Hirano T, Kishimoto T
Cold Spring Harbor symposia on quantitative biology   54 Pt 2 713-722   1989   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Experimental Glycoscience: Glycochemistry
NATSUKA Shunji (Part:Joint Work, “Release of O-glycans by chemical methods”, “Separation of oligosaccharides by 2D HPLC”, “Equilibrium dialysis”)
Springer   2008   
Glycoanalysis Protocols
NATSUKA Shunji, HASE Sumihiro (Part:Joint Work, Analysis of N- and O-glycans by pyridylamination)
Humana Press   1998   

Patents

 
特開US6693183 B2 : Murine α(1,3) fucosyltransferase Fuc-TVII, DNA encoding the same, method for preparing the same, antibodies recognizing the same, immunoassays for detecting the same, plasmids containing such DNA, and cells containing such a plasmid
Shunji Natsuka, Kevin M. Gersten, John B. Lowe