SAKAI Kenji

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Name
SAKAI Kenji
Affiliation
Kyushu University
Section
Faculty of Agriculture
Job title
Professor
Degree
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Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
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1987
Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kyoto University
 
 
 - 
1980
Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University
 

Published Papers

 
Semi-hydrolysate of paper pulp without pretreatment enables a consolidated fermentation system with in situ product recovery for the production of butanol
Tao Zhao, Kento Yasuda, Yukihiro Tashiro, Rizki Fitria Darmayanti, Kenji Sakai, Kenji Sonomoto
Bioresource Technology   278 57-65   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Novel biobutanol fermentation at a large extractant volume ratio using immobilized Clostridium saccharoperbutylacetonicum N1-4
Rizki Fitria Darmayanti, Yukihiro Tashiro, Takuya Noguchi, Ming Gao, Kenji Sakai, and Kenji Sonomoto
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   126(6) 750-757   Jun 2018   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Diana Mohd-Nor, Diana Mohd-Nor, Norhayati Ramli, Siti Suhailah Sharuddin, Mohd Ali Hassan, Nurul Asyifah Mustapha, Afzufira Amran, Kenji Sakai, Yoshihito Shirai, Toshinari Maeda
Ecological Indicators   95 468-473   Dec 2018
© 2018 Elsevier Ltd This study was undertaken to confirm the reliability of the proposed potential bioindicators, Alcaligenaceae and Chromatiaceae to specifically indicate contamination in river water by palm oil mill effluent (POME) final dischar...
Tao Zhao, Yukihiro Tashiro, Yukihiro Tashiro, Jin Zheng, Jin Zheng, Kenji Sakai, Kenji Sakai, Kenji Sonomoto
Bioresource Technology   264 335-342   Sep 2018
© 2018 Elsevier Ltd To improve butanol fermentation efficiencies, semi-hydrolysate with low enzyme loading using H2SO4 pretreated rice straw was designed, which preferably produced cellobiose with xylose (instead of glucose). Fermentation of semi-...
Kenji Sakai, Hiroto Nisijima, Yoshihito Ikenaga, Mamoru Wakayama, Mamoru Wakayama, Mitsuaki Moriguchi
Biosci,Biotech,Biochem   64 2727-2730   Jan 2000
Nitrite-oxidizing enzyme I (NiOx I) was purified from a heterotrophic bacterium, Bacillus badius I-73. The enzyme was a homotetramer of a heme-containing peptide, and was similar to catalases from various sources in its N-terminal amino acid seque...
Huijun Cheng, Yuya Asakura, Kosuke Kanda, Ryo Fukui, Yoshihisa Kawano, Yuki Okugawa, Yukihiro Tashiro, Yukihiro Tashiro, Kenji Sakai, Kenji Sakai
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   126 196-204   Aug 2018
© 2018 The Society for Biotechnology, Japan Autothermal thermophilic aerobic digestion (ATAD) is conducted for stabilization of sludge waste and is driven by the action of various microorganisms under aerobic conditions. However, the mechanism con...
KENJI SAKAI, EIKO KUDOH, MAMORU WAKAYAMA, MITSUAKI MORIGUCHI
Microbes and Environment   15(2) 103-112   Jan 2000
To enrich nitrite-oxidizing bacteria, an activated sludge sample was transferred serially into an inorganic nitrite medium. Following the transfer, the culture maintained nitrite-oxidizing activity for over three months. Nitrite-oxidizing bacteria...

Research Grants & Projects

 
Inorganic Nitrogen Metabolism of Microorganism and Its Application to Waste Water Treatment
High-Speed Composting and Recycle of Organic Solid Waste
Studies on molecular mechanism of the acclimation of bifidobacteria to β-glucoside
Total Universitytilization of Biomass Rescrnes by poeducing Poly-lacticacid.