OKAMOTO Tatsuya

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Name
OKAMOTO Tatsuya
Affiliation
Kumamoto University
Section
Faculty of Life Sciences, Department of Microbiology
Job title
assistant professor

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1997
Graduate School, Division of Medicine, Kumamoto University
 
 
 - 
1990
Faculty of Medicine, Kumamoto University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2001
Young Investigator's Award in honor of Lester Packer (Oxygen Club California 2001 World Congress)
 
1997
Young Investigator's Award (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of NO Meeting)
 

Misc

 
Nanomolar quantification and identification of various nitrosothiols by high performance liquid chromatography coupled with flow reactors of metals and Griess reagent.
J Biochem   122(2) 459-466   1997
Biochem Biophys Res Commun   232(1) 183-187   1997

Books etc

 
Activation of matrix metalloproteinases by bacterial proteinases and pathogenic Implication.
Medical Aspects of Protease Inhibitors   1997   
Redox - based remodeling of extracellular matrix by matrix metalloproteinases involving peroxynitrite and glutathione.
The Biology of Nitric Oxide   1998   
Nitric oxide-mediated host immune response and microbial pathogenesis
Nitric Oxide Synthase Inhibitors: From Animal Studies to Clinical Implications   2008   

Association Memberships

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Involvement of Nitric Oxide and Matrix Metalloproteinases in the pathogenesis of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1997