NAGATA Shigekazu

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Name
NAGATA Shigekazu
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Medical Chemistry
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1977
   
 
The University of Tokyo, Research Assistant
 
1977
 - 
1981
The University of Z(]E88DB[)rich, post-doctoral fellow
 
1981
 - 
1987
The University of Tokyo, Research Assistant
 
1987
 - 
1997
Osaka Bioscience Institute, Department Head
 
1997
 - 
2002
Professor, Osaka University Medical School
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1977
Graduate School, Division of Science, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1972
Faculty of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Awards & Honors

 
1987
The Encouragement Award, Japan Biochemical Society (Tokyo)
 
1990
Erwin von Bälz Preis (Tokyo)
 
1992
The Mochida Memorial Award, Mochida Foundation (Tokyo)
 
1993
Nikkei BP Prize, Nikkei Press (Tokyo)
 
1994
Emil von Boehring Prize, Marburg University (Marburg, Germany)
 

Published Papers

 
The purification of low molecular weight form of polypeptide elongation factor 1 from pig liver
K. Iwasaki; S. Nagata; K. Mizumoto; Y. Kaziro
Journal of Biological Chemistry   249(15) 5008-5010   1974   [Refereed]
S. Nagata; K. Motoyoshi; K. Iwasaki
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications   71(4) 933-938   1976   [Refereed]
Distribution of the low molecular weight form of eukaryotic elongation factor 1 in various tissues
S. Nagata; K. Iwasaki; Y. Kaziro
Journal of Biochemistry   80(1) 73-77   1976   [Refereed]
S. Nagata; K. Iwasaki; Y. Kaziro
Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics   172(1) 168-177   1976   [Refereed]
Purification and properties of polypeptide chain elongation factor-1α from pig liver
S. Nagata; K. Iwasaki; Y. Kaziro
Journal of Biochemistry   82(6) 1633-1646   1977   [Refereed]

Misc

 
M. Streuli; A. Hall; W. Boll; W.I. Stewart; S. Nagata; C. Weissmann; W.E. Stewart II
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   78(5 I) 2848-2852   1981   [Refereed]
S. Nagata; Y. Tsunetsugu-Yokota; A. Naito; Y. Kaziro
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   80(20) 6192-6196   1983   [Refereed]
R. Fukunaga; Y. Sokawa; S. Nagata
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   81(16 I) 5086-5090   1984   [Refereed]
M. Takiguchi; S. Miura; M. Mori; M. Tatibana; S. Nagata; Y. Kaziro
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   81(23 I) 7412-7416   1984   [Refereed]
M. Tsuchiya; S. Asano; Y. Kaziro; S. Nagata
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   83(20) 7633-7637   1986   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Engulfment of apoptotic cells and its physiological roles.
Hanayama, R., Miyanishi, M., Yamaguchi, H., Suzuki, J. and Nagata, S.:
In: Cell Death, Gerry Melino, and D. Vaux, eds. (John Wiley & Sons) pp.165-175   Jun 2012   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Apoptosis and engulfment of dead cells.
2010 Charles Janeway Lecture   Dec 2010   Russian Acad of Sci, Moscow, RUSSIA
Exposure of phosphatidylserine to the cell surface.
Keynote Seminar at The Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy   Sep 2011   CIML, Marseille, FRANCE
Apoptosis and its Failure
“Karolinska Research Lectures” at Nobel Forum   Mar 2012   The Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, SWEDEN
Apoptosis, engulfment, and degradation of dead cells.
Edwin J. Cohn Lecture   Mar 2012   The Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, SWEDEN
Apoptosis and its Failure.
Award Lecture, Honorary Doctorate from University of Zurich   Apr 2012   University of Zurich, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

Works

 
Molecular mechanism of apoptotic DNA degradation
1998 - 2003
Molecular mechanism and physiological role of apoptosis and engulfment
2003 - 2008

Research Grants & Projects

 
Molecular mechanism of Apoptosis
Growth and Differentiation of Neutrophils
Cytokine-mediated Proliferation, Differentiation and Death of Cells