OTA Toshiko

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Name
OTA Toshiko
Affiliation
Former Institution /Organization University of Tsukuba Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences Social and Environmental Medicine
Job title
Professor

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2004
   
 
- Graduate School of Comrehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Professor
 
2002
 - 
2004
 Institute of Basic Medical Science, University of Tsukuba,
 
1997
 - 
2002
 College of Medical Technology, University of Tsukuba, Proffessor
 
1995
 - 
1997
 Institute of Basic medical Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Assistant Professor
 
1991
 - 
1995
 Institute of Basic medical Sciences, University of Tsukuba
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1967
Faculty of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 

Misc

 
Linkage between toxin production and purine biosynthesis in Clostridium difficile.
J. Med. Microbiol.   51 34 41   2002
Maruyama A., Kumagai Y., Morikawa K., Taguchi K., Hayashi H., and Ohta T. Oxidative stress-inducible qorA encodes an NADPH-dependent quinine oxidoreductase catalyzing a one-electron reduction in Staphylococcus aureus
Microbil. (in press)   
Staphylococcus aureus sigma factor sigB confers resistance to nematode antimicrobial peptide ASABF.
J. Antimicrobial. Chemother.      2005

Works

 
Atomic Force Microscopy proposes a novel model for stem-loop structure that binds a heat shock protein in the Staphylococcus aureus HSP70 operon.
1996 - 2000
Whole genome sequencing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, the major hospital pathogen.
2000 - 2001
Antimicrobial effects of plant carbon fibers
1999 - 2000
Genome analyses of Staphylococcua saprophyticus
2003 - 2005

Research Grants & Projects

 
Molecular biology of the pathogenic bacteria
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 2000 - 2008
Genome Analysis of Staphylococcus saprophyticus
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 2003 - 2005
Biofilm formation mechanism of Staphylococcus aureus
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 2003 - 2006
Bacterial genome structure under many evironmental conditions
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 2004 - 2008
study on the secretion system of bero-toxins from E. coli O-157.
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 2004 - 2006