KIMURA Atsuo

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Name
KIMURA Atsuo
Affiliation
Hokkaido University
Section
Graduate School of Agriculture Research Faculty of Agriculture, Division of Applied Bioscience, Research Group of Applied Molecular Biology
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Hokkaido University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2001
 - 
2006
 Professor
 
2006
   
 
- Professor
 
1992
 - 
2001
 Associate Professor
 
1993
 - 
1995
 Researcher,Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Iowa State University
 
1985
 - 
1992
 Research Associate,Laboratory of Biochemistry, Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
 

Education

 
 
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1984
Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
 
 
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1981
Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
 
 
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1979
Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2012
The First Prize in Award for Excellence to Poster Authors in Plant and Seaweed Polysaccharides Workshop, Committee of Plant and Seaweed Polysaccharides Workshop
 
2010
Putative role of Tyr227, Gln349 and Leu350 near catalytic amino acids of honeybee α-glucosidase III., The Third Prize in Award for Excellence to Poster Authors in in 4th Symposium of the α-Amylase Family, Committee of Amylase Family Meeting
 
2004
Award for Excellence to Poster Authors in Plant Polysaccharide Workshop
 
2003
Award for Excellence to Authors Publishing in Bioscience Biotechnology, and Biochemistry
 
1997
Award for the Encouragement of Young Scientists (The Japanese Society of Applied Glycoscience) "Structure and catalytic reaction of crystalline alpha-glucosidase from Aspergillus niger"; March 2003, Award for Excellence to Authors Publishing in Biosci・・・
 
Award for the Encouragement of Young Scientists (The Japanese Society of Applied Glycoscience) "Structure and catalytic reaction of crystalline alpha-glucosidase from Aspergillus niger"; March 2003, Award for Excellence to Authors Publishing in B...

Published Papers

 
Mizushima D, Miyazaki T, Shiwa Y, Kimura K, Suzuki S, Fujita N, Yoshikawa H, Kimura A, Kitamura S, Hara H, Funane K
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol      Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Ma M, Okuyama M, Tagami T, Kikuchi A, Klahan P, Kimura A
J Agr Food Chem   67(12) 3380-3388   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Klahan P, Okuyama M, Ma M, Kikuchi A, Kumagai Y, Tagami T, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   82(9) 1480-1487   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Hara H, Kume S, Iizuka T, Fujimoto Y, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   82(4) 629-635   Apr 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Park N, Nguyen TTH, Kwak SH, Jin SN, Lee TK, Lee GH, Choi YH, Kim SB, Kimura A, Kim D
Food Sci Nut   in press    2018   [Refereed]
Kikuchi A, Okuyama M, Kato K, Osaki S, Ma M, Kumagai Y, Matsunaga K, Klahan P, Tagami T, Yao M, Kimura A
Biochimie   142 41-50   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Okuyama M, Miyamoto M, Tagami T, Matsuo I, Ma M, Serizawa R, Tanuma M, Mori H, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   81(8) 1503-1511   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Ma M, Okuyama M, Sato M, Tagami T, Klahan P, Kumagai Y, Mori H, Kimura A
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol   101(16) 6399-6408   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Fujimoto Z, Suzuki N, Kishine N, Ichinose H, Momma M, Kimura A, Funane F
Biochem J   474(16) 2763-2777   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Efficient synthesis of α-galactosyl oligosaccharides using a mutant Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron retaining α-galactosidase (BtGH97b).
Okuyama M, Matsunaga K, Watanabe K, Yamashita K, Tagami T, Kikuchi A, Ma M, Klahan P, Mori H, Yao M, Kimura A
FEBS Journal   284(5) 766-784   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Ichinose H, Suzuki R, Miyazaki T, Kimura K, Momma M, Suzuki N, Fujimoto Z, Kimura A, Funane F
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol   101(10) 4115-4128   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Kumagai Y, Okuyama M, Kimura A
Atlas of Science      Nov 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Enhancement of water soluble wheat bran polyphenolic compounds using different steviol glucosides prepared by thermostable β-galactosidase.
Lim HJ, Nguyen TTH, Kim NM, Kim GJ, Hwang K, Park JS, Kimura A, Kim D
Funct Food Health Dis   6(10) 650-660   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Liao J, Okuyama M, Ishihara K, Yamori Y, Iki S, Tagami T, Mori H, Chiaba S, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   80(9) 1747-1752   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Kumagai Y, Uraji M, Wan K, Okuyama M, Kimura A, Hatanaka T
FEBS Lett   590(17) 2862-2869   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Suthangkornkul1 R, Sriworanant P, Nakai H, Okuyama M, Svasti J, Kimura A, Senapin S, Arthan D
Phytochemistry   127 4-11   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Suzuki N, Kishine N, Fujimoto Z, Sakurai M, Momma M, Ko JA, Nam SH, Kimura A, Kim YM
J Biochem   159(3) 331-339   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Purification and characterization of chloride-ion dependent α-glucosidase from mid-gut gland of Japanese scallop (Patinopecten yessoensis).
Masuda Y, Okuyama M, Fukukawa T, Kishioka K, Iizuka T, Nakai H, Mori H, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   80(3) 479-485   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Kumagai Y, Okuyama M, Kimura A
Carbohydr Polym   146 396-401   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Okuyama M, Saburi W, Mori H, Kimura A
Cell Mol Life Sci   73(14) 2727-2751   2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Tagami T, Miyano E, Sadahiro J, Okuyama M, Iwasaki T, Kimura A
J Biol Chem   291(32) 16438-16447   2016   [Refereed]
Joe GH, Andoh M, Shinoki A, Lang W, Kumagai Y, Sadahiro J, Okuyama M, Kimura A, Shimizu H, Hara H, Ishizuka S
Biomed Res   37(3) 179-186   2016   [Refereed]
Development of isomaltomegalosaccharides exhibiting valuable physiological activities and molecular functions.
KIMURA Atsuo
JATAFF Journal   4(3) 49-49   2016   [Refereed]
Structural and biochemical studies of plant α-glucosidases with a series of long-chain inhibitors.
Tagami T, Yamashita K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Yao M, Kimura A
Bull Appl Glycosci   6(2) 103-108   2016   [Refereed]
Kumagai Y, Yamashita K, Tagami T, Kawakami K, Uraji M, Okuyama M, Yao M, Kimura A, Hatanaka T
FEBS J   282 4001-4014   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Sadahiro J, Mori H, Saburi W, Okuyama M, Kimura A
Biochem Biophys Res Commun   456(1) 500-505   2015   [Refereed]
Saburi W, Okuyama M, Kumagai Y, Kimura A, Mori H
Biochimie   108C 140-148   2015   [Refereed]
Tagami T, Yamashita K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Yao M, Kimura A
J Biol Chem   290(3) 1796-1803   2015   [Refereed]
Kobayashi M, Saburi W, Nakatsuka D, Hondoh H, Kato K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A, Yao M
FEBS Lett   589(4) 484-489   2015   [Refereed]
Saburi W, Rachi-Otsuka H, Hondoh H, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
FEBS Lett   589(7) 865-869   2015   [Refereed]
Suzuki R, Suzuki N, Fujimoto Z, Momma M, Kimura K, Kitamura S, Kimura A, Funane K
Biochem J   467 259-270   2015   [Refereed]
Molecular mechanism of glycosylases.
Kimura A
Bull Appl Glycosci   4(1) 3-16   2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Lang W, Sirisansaneeyakul S, Martins LO, Ngiwsara L, Sakairi N, Pathomaree W, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
J Environ Manage   132 155-164   2014   [Refereed]
Suzuki N, Fujimoto Z, Kim YM, Momma M, Kishine N, Suzuki R, Suzuki S, Kitamura S, Kobayashi M, Kimura A, Funane K
J Biol Chem   289(17) 12040-12051   2014   [Refereed]
Funane K, Ichinose H, Araki M, Suzuki R, Kimura K, Fujimoto Z, Kobayashi M, Kimura A
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol   98(9) 3947-3954   2014   [Refereed]
Okuyama M, Yoshida T, Hondoh H, Mori H, Yao M, Kimura A
FEBS Lett   588(17) 3213-3217   2014   [Refereed]
Lang W, Kumagai Y, Sadahiro J, Maneesan J, Okuyama M, Mori H, Sakairi N, Kimura A
Bioresour Technol   169 518-524   2014   [Refereed]
Maneesan J, Matsuura H, Tagami T, Mori H, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   78(12) 2064-2068   2014   [Refereed]
Tagami T, Okuyama M, Nakai H, Kim YM, Mori H, Taguchi K, Svensson B, Kimura A
Biochim Biophys Acta   1834(1) 329-335   2013   [Refereed]
Shinoki A, Lang W, Thawornkuno C, Kang HK, Kumagai Y, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A, Ishizuka S, Hara H
Food Chem   136(2) 293-296   2013   [Refereed]
Nguyen TTH, Moon YH, Ryu YB, Kim YM, Nam SH, Kim MS, Kimura A, Kim D
Enzyme Microb Technol   52(1) 26-31   2013   [Refereed]
Tagami T, Tanaka Y, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   77(2) 312-319   2013   [Refereed]
Kaewmuangmoon J, Kilaso M, Leartsakulpanich U, Kimura K, Kimura A, Chanchao C
BMC Biotechnol   13 16-16   2013   [Refereed]
Tagami T, Yamashita K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Yao M, Kimura A
J Biol Chem   288(26) 19296-19303   2013   [Refereed]
Song KM, Nishimura M, Tagami T, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   77(8) 1759-1765   2013   [Refereed]
Suzuki N, Kim YM, Momma M, Fujimoto Z, Kobayashi M, Kimura A, Funane K
Acta Crystallogr F   69 946-949   2013   [Refereed]
Tankrathok A, Iglesias-Fern´andez J, Luang S, Robinson CR, Kimura A, Rovira R, Hrmova M, Cairns JK
Acta Crystallogr D   69 2124-2135   2013   [Refereed]
Saburi W, Kobayashi M, Mori H, Okuyama M, and Kimura A
J Biol Chem   288(44) 31670-31677   2013   [Refereed]
Song KM, Okuyama M, Kobayashi K, Tagami T, Mori H, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   77(10) 2117-2124   2013   [Refereed]
Lang W, Sirisansaneeyakul S, Ngiwsara L, Mendes S, Martins LO, Okuyama M, Kimura A
Bioresour Technol   150 298-306   2013   [Refereed]
Teerasripreecha D, Phuwapraisirisan P, Puthong S, Kimura K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A, Chanchao C
BMC Complem Altern Med   12 27-27   2012   [Refereed]
Chantarudee A, Phuwapraisirisan P, Kimura K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A, Chanchao C
BMC Complem Altern Med   12(45) 45   2012   [Refereed]
Nguyen TTH, Jung SH, Lee S, Ryu HJ, Kang HK, Moon YH, Kim YM, Kimura A, Kim D
Biotechnol Bioproc Eng   17 966-971   2012   [Refereed]
Suzuki N, Kim YM, Fujimoto Z, Momma M, Okuyama M, Mori H, Funane K, Kimura A
J Biol Chem   287(24) 19916-19926   2012   [Refereed]
Kim YM, Kiso Y, Muraki T, Kang MS, Nakai H, Saburi W, Lang W, Kang HK, Okuyama M, Mori H, Suzuki R, Funane K, Suzuki N, Momma M, Fujimoto Z, Oguma T, Kobayashi M, Kim D, Kimura A
J Biol Chem   287(24) 19927-19935   2012   [Refereed]
Kim YM, Saburi W, Yu S, Nakai H, Maneesan J, Kang MS, Chiba S, Kim D, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
J Biol Chem   287(27) 22441-22444   2012   [Refereed]
Suzuki R, Terasawa K, Kimura K, Fujimoto Z, Momma M, Kobayashi M, Kimura A, Funane K
Biochim Biophys Acta   1824(7) 919-924   2012   [Refereed]
Degree of polymerization in dietary α-1,6-gluco¬sac¬cha¬rides modulates symptom of experimental colitis in rats.
Iwaya H, Lee JS, Yamagishi S, Shinoki A, Lang W, Kang HK, Okuyama M, Mori H, Hara H, Kimura A, Ishizuka S
Plos One   7(11) e50658-e50658   2012   [Refereed]
Kim YM, Yamamoto E, Kang MS, Nakai H, Saburi W, Okuyama M, Mori H, Funane K, Kim D, Kimura A
FEBS J   279(17) 3185-3191   2012   [Refereed]
Ngiwsara L, Iwai G, Tagami T, Sato N, Nakai H, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   76(10) 1967-1974   2012   [Refereed]
Characterization of some enzymatic properties of recombinant α-glucosidase III from the Thai honeybee, Apis cerana indica Fabricus.
Kaewmuangmoon J, Yoshiyama M, Kimura K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A, Chanchao C
Afr J Biotechnol   11(96) 16220-16232   2012   [Refereed]
Woo HJ, Kang HK, Nguyen TTH, Kim GE, Kim YM, Park JS, Kim D, Chaf J, Moon YH, Nam SH, Xia YM, Kimura A, Kim D
Enzyme Microb Technol   51(6, 7) 311-318   2012   [Refereed]
Funane K, Kawabata Y, Kim YM, Kang HK, Fujimoto Z, Kimura A, Kobayashi M
Biochim Biophys Acta   1814(3) 428-434   2011   [Refereed]
Kim YM, Kimura A, Kim D
Food Sci Biotechnol   20(2) 537-541   2011   [Refereed]
Kim YM, Shimizu R, Nakai H, Mori H, Okuyama M, Kang MS, Fujimoto Z, Funane K, Kim D, Kimura A
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol   91(2) 329-339   2011   [Refereed]
Molecular analysis of cycloisomaltooligosaccharide glucanotransferase and discovery of novel biosynthetic pathway of cycloisomaltooligosaccharide in Bacillus circulams T-3040.
Funane K, Kawabata Y, Suzuki R, Fujimoto Z, Kiraoka M, Kimura A, Kobayashi M
Bull Appl Glycosci   1(2) 179-185   2011   [Refereed]
Kobayashi M, Hondoh H, Mori H, Saburi W, Okuyama M, Kimura A
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   75(8) 1557-1563   2011   [Refereed]
Suzuki N, Kim YM, Fujimoto Z, Momma M, Kang HK, Funane K, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
Acta Crystallogr F   F67 1542-1544   2011   [Refereed]
RYU Hwa−ja, JIN Xingji, LEE Jin−ha, WOO Hye−jin, KIM Young−min, KIM Ghahyun J., SEO Eun−seong, KANG Hee−kyoung, KIM Jongho, CHO Dong−lyun, KIMURA Atsuo, KIM Doman
47(5) 212-215   2010   [Refereed]
OPASSIRI Rodjana, MANEESAN Janjira, AKIYAMA Takashi, POMTHONG Busarakum, JIN Shigeki, KIMURA Atsuo, CAIRNS James R. Ketudat
Plant Sci   179 273   2010   [Refereed]
Suicide substrate-based inactivation of endodextranase by ω-epoxyalkyl α-D-glucopyranosides.
57(2) 111-117   2010   [Refereed]
KANG Min−sun, OKUYAMA Masayuki, MORI Haruhide, KIMURA Atsuo
91(11-12) 1434-1442   2009   [Refereed]
NISHIO T, HAKAMATA W, KIMURA A, CHIBA S, TAKATSUKI A, KAWACHI R, OKU T
Carbohydr. Res.   337(7) 629-634   2002
Nishimoto M, Kubata M, Tsuji M, Mori H, Kimura A, Matsui H, Chiba S
Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem.   65(7) 1610-1616   Jul 2001   [Refereed]
LEE J‐H, TSUJI M, NAKAMURA M, NISHIMOTO M, OKUYAMA M, MORI H, KIMURA A, MATSUI H, CHIBA S
Biosci.Biotechnol.Biochem.   65(12) 2657-2665   2001   [Refereed]
Mizuno T, Mori H, Nishimoto M, Ito H, Matsui H, Kimura A, Honma M, Chiba S
J Appl Glycosci   48(3) 287-291   2001   [Refereed]
Kawagishi H, Wasa T, Murata T, Usui T, Kimura A, Chiba S
Phytochemistry   41(4) 1013-1016   1996   [Refereed]
Kimura A, Robyt JF
Carbohydr Res   288 233-240   1996   [Refereed]
Kimura A, Robyt JF
Carbohydr Res   287(2) 255-261   1996   [Refereed]
Mizuno T, Matsui H, Ito H, Mori H, Kimura A, Honma M, Chiba S
J Appl Glycosci   43(3) 347-353   1996   [Refereed]
Molecular structure of Aspergillus niger -glucosidase.
KIMURA Atsuo
Kaseaa   34(8) 497-499   1996   [Refereed]
Iwanami S, Matsui H, Kimura A, Ito H, Mori H, Honma M, Chiba S
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   59(3) 459-463   Mar 1995   [Refereed]
Mori H, Tatematsu A, Saito A, Matsui H, Kimura A, Chiba S
J Appl Glycosci   42(4) 387-394   1995   [Refereed]
Takayanagi T, Kimura A, Matsui H, Okada G, Chiba S
J Appl Glycosci   42(4) 381-385   1995   [Refereed]
Nagasaka Y, Muraki N, Kimura A, Suto M, Yokota A, Tomita F
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol   44 451-458   1995   [Refereed]
Kimura A, Robyt JF
Carbohydr Res   277(1) 87-107   1995   [Refereed]
Takayanagi T, Kimura A, Okada G, Chiba S
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   58(11) 1995-1999   Nov 1994   [Refereed]
Two lectins from the marine sponge Halichondria okadai.
Kawagishi H, Yamazaki M, Isobe S, Usui T, Kimura A, Chiba S
J Biol Chem   269(2) 1375-1379   1994   [Refereed]
Takayanagi T, Kimura A, Chiba S, Ajisaka K
Carbohydr Res   256(1) 149-158   1994   [Refereed]
Kawagishi H, Mori H, Uno A, Kimura A, Chiba S
FEBS Lett   340(1) 56-58   1994   [Refereed]
Nakamura T, Kinoshita T, Kitazawa S, Kimura A, Chiba S
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   57(10) 1772-1774   Oct 1993   [Refereed]
Kawagishi H, Somoto A, Kuranari J, Kimura A, Chiba S
Tetrahedron Lett   34(21) 3439-3440   1993   [Refereed]
Takewaki S, Kimura A, Kubota M, Chiba S
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   57(9) 1508-1513   1993   [Refereed]
Kimura A, Takata M, Sakai O, Matsui H, Takai N, Takayanagi T, Nishimura I, Uozumi T, Chiba S
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem   56(8) 1368-1370   Aug 1992   [Refereed]
Evidence for a single catalytic site of honeybee α-glucosidase I by chemical modification with diethylpyrocarbonate.
Kimura A, Matsui H, Honma M, Chiba S
J Biochem   112(1) 127-131   1992   [Refereed]
Kawagishi H, Abe Y, Nagata T, Kimura A, Chiba S
Agric Biol Chem   55(10) 2485-2489   Oct 1991   [Refereed]
Kita A, Matsui H, Somoto A, Kimura A, Takata M, Chiba S
Agric Biol Chem   55(9) 2327-2335   Sep 1991   [Refereed]
Chiba S, Kimura A
Agric Biol Chem   54(11) 3023-3024   Nov 1990   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Application of Microbiology and Biochemistry
Kimura A, Okuyama M (Part:Contributor)
Shoukadoh Book Sellers   2015   
Molecular mechanism of carbohydrate-active enzymes and their application
Kimura A (Part:Joint Work)
Kaiseisha Press   2012   
Carbohydrate-active enzymes: structure, function, and applications
Okuyama M, Mori H, Hondoh H, Nakai H, Saburi W, Kang MS, Kim YM, Nishimoto M, Wongchawalit J, Yamamoto T, Son M, Lee JH, Mar SS, Fukuda K, Chiba S, Kimura A (Part:Joint Work)
2008   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Structural and functional investigation of starch-metabolizing enzymes. [Invited]
Tagami T, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
13th International Symposium of the Protein Society of Thailand   7 Aug 2018   
Molecular characterization of glycosidases in GH97, subfamily c.
Kikuchi A, Oyama M, Kato K, Tagami T, Yao M, Kimura A
29th International Carbohydrate Symposium   16 Jul 2018   
Megalo-type α-1,6-glucosaccharides enhance absorption of quercetin in short and long terms in vivo rat examination.
Oyama M, Iizuka T, Fujimoto Y, Kimura A, Hara H
8th International Conference on Polyphenols and Health   3 Oct 2017   
Molecular mechanism of transglucosylation catalyzed by two α-glucosidase isozymes from Aspergillus niger. [Invited]
Ma M, Okuyama M, Tagami T, Klahan P, Kimura A
5th Asia Pacific Protein Association Conference and 12th Protein Society of Thailand Symposium   11 Jul 2017   
Expression of mutant genes encoding SBgl3 and its substrates specificity changes.
Sriworanun P, Suthangkornkul R, Pongsak T, Kimura A, Svasti J, Dumrongkiet A
5th Asia Pacific Protein Association Conference and 12th Protein Society of Thailand Symposium   11 Jul 2017   
Molecular mechanism of transglucosylation catalyzed by Aspergillus niger α-glucosidase.
Atsuo Kimura
Seminar at Seoul National University   12 Jun 2017   
Functional analysis of novel carbohydrate binding module in β-glucanase from sea hare.
Kumaga Y, Maher AH, Svensson B, Ojima T, Okuyama M, Kimura A
12th Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting   23 Apr 2017   
α-Glucosidase newly found in Aspergillus niger displays high specificity to α-(1→3)-glucosidic linkage.
Ma M, Okuyama M, Tagami T, Kimura A
12th Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting   23 Apr 2017   
Substrate recognition of trehalose-6-phophate hydrolase from Streptococcus mutans NBRC13955.
Klahan P, Okuyama M, Tagami T, Kimura A
12th Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting   23 Apr 2017   
Ingestion of megalo-type isomaltoglucosaccharides amelioraties lipopolysaccharide-induced acute liver injury in rats.
Joe GH, Iizuka T, Fujimoto Y, Kimura A, Hara H, Ishizuka S
Experimental Biology 2017   22 Apr 2017   
Engineering of transglucosylation catalyzed by Aspergillus niger α-glucosidase. [Invited]
Atsuo Kimura
Satellite Meeting of CBM12 / Satellite Workshop in DTU   20 Apr 2017   
Characterization of thermostable α-glucosidase from Geobacillus caldoxylosilyticus NBRC 107762, which displays remarkable transglucosylation.
Ma M, Okuyama M, Tagami T, Kimura A
17 Mar 2017   
Megalosaccharide: function and application of isomaltomegalosaccharides.
Atsuo Kimura
Seminar at Chonnam National University   15 Nov 2016   
Novel single- and double-anchor-type isomaltomegalosaccharides: production, function, and application. [Invited]
Atsuo Kimura
Seminar at Yonsei University   15 Nov 2016   
Novel single- and double-anchor-type isomaltomegalosaccharides: production and function. [Invited]
Weeranuch Lang, Yuya Kumagai, Juri Sadahiro, Masayuki Okuyama, Haruhide Mori, Hiroshi Hara, Atsuo Kimura
The Sixth Symposium on the Alpha-Amylase Family   11 Sep 2016   
Mutation of amino acid residues and study of specificity of Streptococcus mutans endodextranase.
Klahan P., Okuyama M., Mori H., and Kimura A
International Conference on Agricultural Biodiversity and Sustainability 2016 (CABS 2016)   22 Aug 2016   
α-Glucosidase from Aspergillus niger displays a broad regioselectivity.
Ma M, Tagami T, Okuyama M, Kimura A
International Conference on Agricultural Biodiversity and Sustainability 2016 (CABS 2016)   22 Aug 2016   
Structure element to regulate transglucosidation specificity of Aspergillus niger α-glucosidase.
Ma M, Okuyama M, Sato M, Tagami T, Mori H, Kimura A
The Sixth Symposium on the Alpha-Amylase Family   22 Aug 2016   
Novel single- or double-anchor-type isomaltomegalosaccharide, which enables to solubilize BCS-II compounds [Invited]
Atsuo Kimura
International Symposium: Current Issues on Food Science and Biotechnology   1 Aug 2016   
Reaction mechanism of glycosidases by studying 1,5-anhydro-D-fructose (AF) production.
Maneesan J, Matsuura H, Tagami T, Mori H, Kimura A
2016 International Carbohydrate Symposium   17 Jul 2016   
Enzymatic production of potential solubilizing agents, cycloisomaltomegalosaccharide and α-1,3 branched cycloisomaltomegalosaccharide.
Funane K, Suzuki R, Ichinose H, Miyazaki T, Mizushima D, Kimura K, Fujimoto Z, Kitamura S, Kimura A, Hara H
2016 International Carbohydrate Symposium   17 Jul 2016   
Purification and characterization of α-1,3-glucosidase from Aspergillus niger.
Min Ma, Takayoshi Tagami, Masayuki Okuyama, Atsuo Kimura
2016 International Carbohydrate Symposium   17 Jul 2016   
Analysis of amino acid residues relating to specificity of endodextranase from Streptococcus mutans.
Patcharapa Klahan, Masayuki Okuyama, Haruhide Mori, Atsuo Kimura
2016 International Carbohydrate Symposium   17 Jul 2016   
Functional isomaltomegalosaccharide synthesized by enzymatic decoration.
Yuya Kumagai, Weeranuch Lang, Juri Sadahiro, Masayuki Okuyama, Hiroshi Hara, and Atsuo Kimura
2016 International Carbohydrate Symposium   17 Jul 2016   
Isomaltomegalosaccharide (including new anchor-types): production, function, and application.
Atsuo Kimura
Seminar at Seoul National University   10 Jun 2016   
Solubilizing ability of double-anchor type isomaltomegalosaccharide for drug delivery of ibuprofen.
Sota Uekusa, Lang Weeranuch, Yuya Kumagai, Masayuki Okuyama, Atsuo Kimura
27 Mar 2016   
Efficient production and characterization of α-1,3-glucosidase from Aspergillus niger.
Min Ma, Takayoshi Tagami, Masayuki Okuyama, Atsuo Kimura
27 Mar 2016   
Isomaltomegalosaccharides modulate rat macrophage functions in primary culture and cytokine expression in rat intestinal mucosa.
Ga Hyun Joe, Aki Shinoki, Yuya Kumagai, Atsuo Kimura, Kazumi Funane, Hidehisa Shimizu, Hiroshi Hara, Satoshi Ishizuka
The 6th International Conference on Food Factors   22 Nov 2015   
Megalo-type isomaltosaccharides enhance a barrier function of the tight junction in the small intestinal epithelium dependent on the membrane microdomain.
Shunsuke Kume, Yuya Kumagai, Satoshi Ishizuka, Atsuo Kimura, Hiroshi Hara
The 6th International Conference on Food Factors   22 Nov 2015   
Discovery of novel enormous extracellular polysaccharide (MCC EPS) from waxy corn rhizobacteria; Mitsuaria chitosanitabida CKP4/1 phere.
Nadanong Seeoob, Weeranuch Lang, Yasuyuki Hashidoko, Atsuo Kimura, Jintanart Wongchawalit
2015 International Postgraduate Network (IPN.org) and IWNEST   10 Nov 2015   
Improved production of megalosaccharides, namely linear isomaltomegalosaccharides, and their function. [Invited]
Kimura A
30th Anniversary Fall Meeting and International Symposium of The Korean Society for Biotechnology and Bioengineering   11 Oct 2015   
Molecular mechanism of glycosylase and application: production and function of megalosaccharide. [Invited]
Kimura A
Joint HU - ITB (Hokkaido University - Institute Technology Bandung) Symposium   Oct 2015   
Megalo-type isomaltosaccharides enhance a barrier function of the small intestinal epithelium.
Shunsuke Kume, Yuya Kumagai, Satoshi Ishizuka, Atsuo Kimura, Hiroshi Hara
12th Asian Congress of Nutrition   14 May 2015   
Modulation of rat macrophage functions by isomaltomegalosaccharides.
Ga-Hyun Joe, Aki Shinoki, Yuya Kumagai, Atsuo Kimura, Kazumi Funane, Hidehisa Shimizu, Hiroshi Hara, Satoshi Ishizuka
12th Asian Congress of Nutrition   14 May 2015   
Enzymatic synthesis of functional linear isomaltomegalosaccharide by Gluconobacter oxydans dextran dextrinase.
Yuya Kumagai, Weeranuch Lang, Juri Sadahiro, Masayuki Okuyama, Haruhide Mori, Atsuo Kimura
11th Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting   10 May 2015   
A transglycosylation of catalytic nucleophile mutant of GH97 α-galactosidase with an external nucleophile.
Masayuki Okuyama, Kana Matsunaga, Ken-ichi Watanabe, Takayoshi Tagami, Keitaro, Yamashita, Haruhide Mori, Min Yao, Atsuo Kimura
11th Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting   10 May 2015   
Structural and biochemical studies of sugar beet α-glucosidase exhibiting high specificity for long-chain substrates.
Takayoshi Tagami, Keitaro Yamashita, Masayuki Okuyama, Haruhide Mori, Min Yao, and Atsuo Kimura
11th Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting   10 May 2015   
Production and function of megalosaccharides. [Invited]
Kimura A
Satellite Workshop in DTU   8 May 2015   
Production and function of megalosaccharide. [Invited]
Kimura A
Bilateral Special Seminar: Agricultural and Environmental Approaches Toward Sustainable Life   22 Jan 2015   
Molecular anatomy of novel megalosaccharide-producing enzymes. [Invited]
Kumagai Y, Sadahiro J, Lang W, Kim YM, Kanegae M, Okuyama M, Mori H, Funane K, Fujimoto Z, Ishizuka S, Hara H, Kim D, Kimura A
2014 International Symposium on Biodiversity Conservation for Food Security and Rural Development   Jul 2014   
Molecular mechanism of novel enzymes forming megalosaccharides. [Invited]
Kimura A
2014 Korean Society for Microbiology and Biotechnology (International Symposium & Annual Meeting   Jun 2014   
Molecular anatomy of α-1,6-glucoside-forming and -hydrolyzing enzymes, comprising megalosaccharide-producing enzyme. [Invited]
Kimura A
2011 CAB Agricultural Biotechnology Symposium on Agricultural Biomaterials for Next Generation   Aug 2011   
Molecular Mechanism of novel enzymes degrading and forming α-1,6-glucosidic linkages, including megalosaccharide production. [Invited]
Kimura A
The 78th Annual Meeting and International Symposium in 2011 Annual Conference of Korean Society of Food Science and Technology   Jun 2011   
Putative role of Tyr227, Gln349 and Leu350 near catalytic amino acid of honeybee α-glucosidase III. [Invited]
Ngiwsara L, Iwai G, Mori H, Okuyama M, Kimura A
4th Symposium of the α-Amylase Family   Sep 2010   
Dextran glucosidase and isomaltooligosaccharide 6-α-glucosyl transferase: mechanism of substrate recognition and transglucosylation. [Invited]
Mori H, Hondoh H, Saburi W, Otsuka-Rachi H, Nishimura T, Kanegae M, YM Kim, Okuyama M, Kimura A
4th Symposium of the α-Amylase Family   Sep 2010   
Shifting specificity of Aspergillus niger α-glucosidase from short chain substrates to long chain substrates.
Tagami T, Nishimura T, Okuyama M, Mori H, Kimura A
Plant Polysaccharide and Applied Glycoscience Workshop 2010   Jul 2010   
Transglucosylation pattern of wild-type and specificity-altered dextran glucosidase.
Hondoh H, Otsuka-Rachi H, Saburi W, Mori H, Okuyama M, Kimura A
15th European Carbohydrate Symposium   Jul 2009   
Molecular mechanism of glycosidase, namely α-glucosidase. [Invited]
Kimura A
Interdisciplinary Program of Graduate School for Bioenergy and Biomaterials   Jun 2009   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Glycosidases: structure and reaction mechanism; expression process in cell; industrial application
Project Year: 1978   

Patents

 
特願2015-248676 : ダブル及びシングルアンカー型イソマルトメガロ糖、その製造方法及びその利用.
木村淳夫, 原博, ラング ビーラヌッチ
特許出願2006-322192
特許出願2007-188298
特許出願2007-188323