KUROKAWA Kenji

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Name
KUROKAWA Kenji
E-mail
kurokawaniu.ac.jp
URL
http://www.niu.ac.jp
Affiliation
Nagasaki International University
Section
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences(Kyushu University), Ph. D(Kyushu University)
Research funding number
80304963

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2013
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagasaki International University
 
2008
   
 
- Pusan National University, Research Professor
 
2004
 - 
2008
- Tokyo University, Lecturer
 
2001
 - 
2004
Tokyo University, Research Assistant
 
1998
 - 
2001
Nagasaki University, Research Assistant
 

Education

 
 
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1998
Graduate School, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyushu University
 
 
 - 
1994
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Kyushu University
 

Published Papers

 
Kurokawa K, Jung DJ, An JH, Fuchs K, Jeon YJ, Kim NH, Li X, Tateishi K, Park JA, Xia G, Matsushita M, Takhashi K, Park HJ, Peschel A, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry      Sep 2013   [Refereed]
An JH, Kurokawa K, Jung DJ, Kim MJ, Kim CH, Fujimoto Y, Fukase K, Coggeshall KM, Lee BL
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950)   191 3319-3327   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Kim JK, Won YJ, Nikoh N, Nakayama H, Han SH, Kikuchi Y, Rhee YH, Park HY, Kwon JY, Kurokawa K, Dohmae N, Fukatsu T, Lee BL
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America      Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Kim J, Yang J, Park OJ, Kang SS, Kim WS, Kurokawa K, Yun CH, Kim HH, Lee BL, Han SH
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research      Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Nakayama M, Kurokawa K, Nakamura K, Lee BL, Sekimizu K, Kubagawa H, Hiramatsu K, Yagita H, Okumura K, Takai T, Underhill DM, Aderem A, Ogasawara K
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950)      Nov 2012   [Refereed]
Jung DJ, An JH, Kurokawa K, Jung YC, Kim MJ, Aoyagi Y, Matsushita M, Takahashi S, Lee HS, Takahashi K, Lee BL
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950)      Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Nakayama H, Kurokawa K, Lee BL
The FEBS journal   279(23) 4247-4268   Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Kim MS, Ichikawa R, Ryu KH, Dohmae N, Nakayama H, Lee BL
Journal of bacteriology   194(13) 3299-3306   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Ryu KH, Ichikawa R, Masuda A, Kim MS, Lee H, Chae JH, Shimizu T, Saitoh T, Kuwano K, Akira S, Dohmae N, Nakayama H, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry      Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Chae JH, Kurokawa K, So YI, Hwang HO, Kim MS, Park JW, Jo YH, Lee YS, Lee BL
Developmental and comparative immunology   36(3) 540-546   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Jiang R, Zhang B, Kurokawa K, So YI, Kim EH, Hwang HO, Lee JH, Shiratsuchi A, Zhang J, Nakanishi Y, Lee HS, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry   286(40) 35087-35095   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Gong JH, Ryu KH, Zheng L, Chae JH, Kim MS, Lee BL
Developmental and comparative immunology   35(8) 835-839   Aug 2011   [Refereed]
Asanuma M, Kurokawa K, Ichikawa R, Ryu KH, Chae JH, Dohmae N, Lee BL, Nakayama H
The FEBS journal   278(5) 716-728   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Kang HJ, Ha JM, Kim HS, Lee H, Kurokawa K, Lee BL
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   406 449-453   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Yu Y, Park JW, Kwon HM, Hwang HO, Jang IH, Masuda A, Kurokawa K, Nakayama H, Lee WJ, Dohmae N, Zhang J, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry   285(43) 32937-32945   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
Tabuchi Y, Shiratsuchi A, Kurokawa K, Gong JH, Sekimizu K, Lee BL, Nakanishi Y
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950)   185(4) 2424-2431   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Park KH, Kurokawa K, Zheng L, Jung DJ, Tateishi K, Jin JO, Ha NC, Kang HJ, Matsushita M, Kwak JY, Takahashi K, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry   285(35) 27167-27175   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Matsuo M, Kurokawa K, Lee BL, Sekimizu K
Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin   33(2) 198-203   Feb 2010   [Refereed]
Shiratsuchi A, Shimizu K, Watanabe I, Hashimoto Y, Kurokawa K, Razanajatovo IM, Park KH, Park HK, Lee BL, Sekimizu K, Nakanishi Y
Immunology   129(2) 268-277   Feb 2010   [Refereed]
Park JW, Kim CH, Rui J, Park KH, Ryu KH, Chai JH, Hwang HO, Kurokawa K, Ha NC, Söderhill I, Söderhill K, Lee BL
Advances in experimental medicine and biology   708 163-180   2010   [Refereed]
Hashimoto Y, Tabuchi Y, Sakurai K, Kutsuna M, Kurokawa K, Awasaki T, Sekimizu K, Nakanishi Y, Shiratsuchi A
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950)   183(11) 7451-7460   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Jiang R, Kim EH, Gong JH, Kwon HM, Kim CH, Ryu KH, Park JW, Kurokawa K, Zhang J, Gubb D, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry   284(51) 35652-35658   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Mizumura H, Takaki T, Ishii Y, Ichihashi N, Lee BL, Sekimizu K
The Journal of biological chemistry   284(49) 34201-34210   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Hamamoto H, Matsuo M, Nishida S, Yamane N, Lee BL, Murakami K, Maki H, Sekimizu K
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy   53 4025-4027   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
N-terminal GNBP homology domain of Gram-negative binding protein 3 functions as a beta-1,3-glucan binding motif in Tenebrio molitor.
Lee H, Kwon HM, Park JW, Kurokawa K, Lee BL
BMB reports   42 506-510   Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Roh KB, Kim CH, Lee H, Kwon HM, Park JW, Ryu JH, Kurokawa K, Ha NC, Lee WJ, Lemaitre B, Söderhäll K, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry   284(29) 19474-19481   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Lee H, Roh KB, Asanuma M, Kim YS, Nakayama H, Shiratsuchi A, Choi Y, Takeuchi O, Kang HJ, Dohmae N, Nakanishi Y, Akira S, Sekimizu K, Lee BL
The Journal of biological chemistry   284(13) 8406-8411   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Oku Y, Kurokawa K, Matsuo M, Yamada S, Lee BL, Sekimizu K
Journal of bacteriology   191(1) 141-151   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Nishida S, Ishibashi M, Mizumura H, Ueno K, Yutsudo T, Maki H, Murakami K, Sekimizu K
Journal of biochemistry   143(3) 417-424   Mar 2008   [Refereed]
Li Y, Kurokawa K, Reutimann L, Mizumura H, Matsuo M, Sekimizu K
Microbiology (Reading, England)   153(10) 3370-3379   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Ishibashi M, Kurokawa K, Nishida S, Ueno K, Matsuo M, Sekimizu K
FEMS microbiology letters   274(2) 204-209   Sep 2007   [Refereed]
Ikeda R, Saito F, Matsuo M, Kurokawa K, Sekimizu K, Yamaguchi M, Kawamoto S
Journal of bacteriology   189(13) 4815-4826   Jul 2007   [Refereed]
Matsumoto Y, Kaito C, Morishita D, Kurokawa K, Sekimizu K
Infection and immunity   75(4) 1964-1972   Apr 2007   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Kaito C, Sekimizu K
Methods in enzymology   422 233-244   2007   [Refereed]
Kaito C, Morishita D, Matsumoto Y, Kurokawa K, Sekimizu K
Molecular microbiology   62(6) 1601-1617   Dec 2006   [Refereed]
Murai N, Kurokawa K, Ichihashi N, Matsuo M, Sekimizu K
FEMS microbiology letters   254(1) 19-26   Jan 2006   [Refereed]
Nishida S, Kurokawa K, Matsuo M, Sakamoto K, Ueno K, Kita K, Sekimizu K
The Journal of biological chemistry   281(3) 1714-1724   Jan 2006   [Refereed]
Kaito C, Kurokawa K, Matsumoto Y, Terao Y, Kawabata S, Hamada S, Sekimizu K
Molecular microbiology   56(4) 934-944   May 2005   [Refereed]
Kawamura N, Kurokawa K, Ito T, Hamamoto H, Koyama H, Kaito C, Sekimizu K
Genes to cells : devoted to molecular & cellular mechanisms   10(5) 477-487   May 2005   [Refereed]
Hossain MS, Kurokawa K, Akimitsu N, Sekimizu K
Genes to cells : devoted to molecular & cellular mechanisms   9(10) 905-917   Oct 2004   [Refereed]
Li Y, Kurokawa K, Matsuo M, Fukuhara N, Murakami K, Sekimizu K
Molecular genetics and genomics : MGG   271(4) 447-457   May 2004   [Refereed]
Hamamoto H, Kurokawa K, Kaito C, Kamura K, Manitra Razanajatovo I, Kusuhara H, Santa T, Sekimizu K
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy   48 774-779   Mar 2004   [Refereed]
Oku Y, Kurokawa K, Ichihashi N, Sekimizu K
Microbiology (Reading, England)   150(1) 45-51   Jan 2004   [Refereed]
Ichihashi N, Kurokawa K, Matsuo M, Kaito C, Sekimizu K
The Journal of biological chemistry   278(31) 28778-28786   Aug 2003   [Refereed]
Hossain MS, Akimitsu N, Kurokawa K, Sekimizu K
Differentiation; research in biological diversity   71 271-280   Jun 2003   [Refereed]
Matsuo M, Kurokawa K, Nishida S, Li Y, Takimura H, Kaito C, Fukuhara N, Maki H, Miura K, Murakami K, Sekimizu K
FEMS microbiology letters   222(1) 107-113   May 2003   [Refereed]
Kongphanich A, Hieda M, Kurokawa K, Murata T, Kobayashi N
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   294(3) 714-718   Jun 2002   [Refereed]
Kaito C, Kurokawa K, Hossain MS, Akimitsu N, Sekimizu K
FEMS microbiology letters   210(1) 157-164   Apr 2002   [Refereed]
Su'etsugu M, Kawakami H, Kurokawa K, Kubota T, Takata M, Katayama T
Molecular microbiology   40(2) 376-386   Apr 2001   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Nishida S, Emoto A, Sekimizu K, Katayama T
The EMBO journal   18(23) 6642-6652   Dec 1999   [Refereed]
Katayama T, Kubota T, Kurokawa K, Crooke E, Sekimizu K
Cell   94(1) 61-71   Jul 1998   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Mizushima T, Kubota T, Tsuchiya T, Katayama T, Sekimizu K
Biochemical and biophysical research communications   243(1) 90-95   Feb 1998   [Refereed]
Mizushima T, Nishida S, Kurokawa K, Katayama T, Miki T, Sekimizu K
The EMBO journal   16(12) 3724-3730   Jun 1997   [Refereed]
Kurokawa K, Mizushima T, Miki T, Sekimizu K
Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin   19(7) 922-925   Jul 1996   [Refereed]
Kaneko T, Mizushima T, Ohtsuka Y, Kurokawa K, Kataoka K, Miki T, Sekimizu K
Molecular & general genetics : MGG   250(5) 593-600   Mar 1996   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Beetle Immunity.
In: Söderhäll K. (Ed). Invertebrate Immunity, Landes Bioscience and Springer Science+Business Media, LCC.   2010   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Identification of essential genes in Staphylococcus aureus.
Joint Public-Private Research
Project Year: 2001   
Initiation control of chromosomal DNA replication
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1995   
Development of novel antibiotics against MRSA.
Public/Private Cooperative Joint Researches
Project Year: 2001   
Innate Immune Recognition of microorganisms
Project Year: 2007   

Patents

 
Method of temperature-dependently controlling the expression amount of target protein
WO/2006/019132
Method of screening bacterial growth inhibitor
WO/2004/106539