BABA Tadashi

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BABA Tadashi
Juntendo University
School of Medicine
(BLANK)(Kyoto University), (BLANK)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

UCLA, postdoctoral research fellow


Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Kyoto University
Faculty of Science, Kyoto University

Published Papers

First report of sasX-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Japan.
Nakaminami H, Ito T, Han X, Ito A, Matsuo M, Uehara Y, Baba T, Hiramatsu K, Noguchi N.
FEMS Microbiol Lett.   364(16)    Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Morimoto Y, Baba T, Sasaki, T and Hiramatsu K.
International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents.   46 666-673   2015   [Refereed]
Ohsawa H, Baba T, Enami J, Hiramatsu K.
Microbiol Immunol.   59 183-192   2015   [Refereed]
Hiramatsu K, Katayama Y, Matsuo M, Sasaki T, Morimoto Y, Sekiguchi A, Baba T.
J Infect Chemother.   20 593-601   2014   [Refereed]
Takai T, Chen X, Xie Y, Vu AT, Le TA, Kinoshita H, Kawasaki J, Kamijo S, Hara M, Ushio H, Baba T, Hiramatsu K, Ikeda S, Ogawa H, Okumura K.
Methods Enzymol.   535 371-387   2014   [Refereed]
Hiramatsu K, Ito T, Tsubakishita S, Sasaki T, Takeuchi F, Morimoto Y, Katayama Y, Matsuo M, Kuwahara-Arai K, Hishinuma T, Baba T.
Infect Chemother.   45 117-136   2013   [Refereed]
Katayama Y, Baba T, Sekine M, Fukuda M, and Hiramatsu K.
195 1194-1203   2013   [Refereed]
Fukuda M, Ushio H, Kawasaki J, Niyonsaba F, Takeuchi M, Baba T, Hiramatsu K, Okumura K, Ogawa H.
J Innate Immun.   5 163-173   2013   [Refereed]
Hiramatsu K, Igarashi M, Morimoto Y, Baba T, Umekita M, Akamatsu Y.
Int J Antimicrob Agents.   39 478-485   2012   [Refereed]
Kaito C, Saito Y, Nagano G, Ikuo M, Omae Y, Hanada Y, Han X, Kuwahara-Arai K, Hishinuma T, Baba T, Ito T, Hiramatsu K, Sekimizu K.
PLos Pathg.   e1001267    2011   [Refereed]
Tsubakishita S, Kuwahara-Arai K, Baba T, Hiramatsu K.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother.   54 1469-1475   2010   [Refereed]
Vu A.V., Baba T, Chen X, AL Tuan, Kinoshita H, Xie Y, Kamijo S, Hiramatsu K, Ikeda S, Ogawa H, Okumura K, and Takai T.
J. allergy clin immunol .   126 985-993   2010   [Refereed]
Baba T, Kyoko Kuwahara-Arai, Ikuo Uchiyama, Fumihiko Takeuchi, Teruyo Ito and Keiichi Hiramatsu.
J. Bacteriology.   191 1180-1190   2009   [Refereed]
Hongo I, Baba T, Oishi K, Morimoto Y, Ito T, Hiramatsu K.
J Infect Dis.   200 715-723   2009   [Refereed]
Baba T, Bae, T., Schneewind O, Fumihiko, T., and Hiramatsu K.
J. Bacteriology.   190 300-310   2008   [Refereed]
Oishi K, Baba T, Nakatomi Y, Ito T, and Hiramatsu K.
J. Microbiol Methods.   75 411-415   2008   [Refereed]
Jamaluddin TZ, Kuwahara-Arai K, Hisata K, Terasawa M, Cui L, Baba T, Sotozono C, Kinoshita S, Ito T, Hiramatsu K.
J Clin Microbiol.   46 3778-3783   2008   [Refereed]
Otsuka J, Kondoh Y, Amemiya T, Kitamura A, Ito T, Baba T, Cui L, Hiramatsu K, Tashiro T, Tashiro H.
Mol Cell Probes.   5 epub   2007   [Refereed]
Bae, T., T. Baba, K. Hiramatsu, and O. Schneewind.
Mol Microbiol.   62 1035-1047   2006   [Refereed]
Hisata K, Kuwahara-Arai K, Yamanoto M, Ito T, Nakatomi Y, Cui L, Baba T, Terasawa M, Sotozono C, Kinoshita S, Yamashiro Y, Hiramatsu K.
J Clin Microbiol.   43 3364-3372   2005   [Refereed]


Target cell specificity of a bacteriocin molecule : a C-termmal signal directs lysostaphin to the cell wall of Staphylococcus aureas (共著・第1著者)
EMBO Journal   15 4789-4797   1996
Proceedings of National Academy for Science, United States of America   91(10) 4539-4543   1994
Characterization of cold-sensitive mutants of Escherichia coli. (共著・第1著者)
Journal of Bacteriology.   172 7005-7010   1990

Books etc

Comparative analysis of MRSA
Takeuchi, F., Baba T, and Hiramatsu K. (Part:Joint Work)
Humana Press, Totowa, New Jersey.   2007   
Application of genomic information to diagnosis, management, and control of bacterial infections: the Staphylococcus aureus model.
Hiramatsu, K., Kuroda, M., Baba, T., Ito, T. and Okuma, K. (Part:Joint Work)
ASM press, Washington DC. USA.   2004   
The Staphylococcus aureus: Molecular and Clinical Aspects.
Baba, T.,Takeuchi, F., Kuroda, M., Ito, T., Yuzawa, H. and Hiramatsu, K. (Part:Joint Work)
Eliis Harwood, London, UK.   2003   
Structure of function of E. coli Sec Y protein, an integral membrane component of the protein translocation system
Ito, K., Akiyama, Y., Ueguchi, C. , Taura, T. and Baba, T. (Part:Joint Work)
Protein Engineering, Protein Design in Basic Research. Medicine and Industry(ed. M. Ikehara. )Japan Scientific societes   1990   

Conference Activities & Talks

Kitasatospora spp. isokated from Izu Oshima produces antimicrobial agent against Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Mai Akimoto, Yuh Morimoto, Tadashi Baba, Teruo Kirikae, Keiichi Hiramatsu
27 Mar 2018   
On sequences of quinolone resistance-determining regions in Type IIA DNA topoisomerases from environmental bacteria.
BABA Tadashi, Yuh Morimoto and Keiichi Hiramatsu
26 Mar 2018   
Antimicrobial activity of Pseudomonas spp. isolated from scoriaceous soil of a volcanic island Izu Oshima.
Yuh Morimoto, Tadashi Baba, Mai Akimoto, Teruo Kirikae, Keiichi Hiramatsu
26 Mar 2018   
Did reverse antibiotics affect bacterial differentiation?
BABA Tadashi
Mar 2017   
Quinolone resistance of human nasal and oral bacteria
BABA Tadashi
第90回日本細菌学会   Mar 2017   
Possible Agent for MDR Gonorrhoeae - Reverse Antibiotics for N. Gonorrhoeae [Invited]
BABA Tadashi
19th International Union against Sexually Transmitted Infections Asia -Pacific Conference.   1 Dec 2016   
Plant-derived reverse antibiotic Apigenin shows strong antimicrobial activity against high-level quinolone resistant S. aureus strains.
Morimoto Y, Baba T, Hiramatsu K.
17th International Symposium on Staphylococci and Staphylococcal Infection (ISSSI), Seoul, Korea. Aug 30-Sep 2. 2016   30 Aug 2016   
On environmental quinolone-resistant bacteria
T Baba, T Sasaki, Y Morimoto K Hiramatsu
Mar 2016   
Apigenin is an inhibiter of quinolone-resistant DNA topoisomerases
BABA Tadashi
25 Mar 2015   
Antimicrobial activity of Nybomycin against Escherichia coli.
Y. Morimoto, M. Igarashi, T. Baba, K. Hiramatsu.
The 28th International Congress of Chemotherapy.   5 Jun 2013   

Research Grants & Projects

Application of Surface protein specifically expressed in drug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus for prevention of its infectious diseases.
Studies on surface proteins specifically expressed in drug-resistant Staphlococcus aureus.