MASAI Eiji

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MASAI Eiji
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0000-0001-9194-7483

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Published Papers

 
Current Opinion in Biotechnology      Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Shikinaka K, Otsuka Y, Nakamura M, Masai E, Katayama Y
Journal of oleo science   67(9) 1059-1070   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Mori K, Niinuma K, Fujita M, Kamimura N, Masai E
Applied and environmental microbiology      Aug 2018   [Refereed]
April N. Htet, Mana Noguchi, Kazuaki Ninomiya, Yota Tsuge, Kosuke Kuroda, Shinya Kajita, Eiji Masai, Yoshihiro Katayama, Kazuhiro Shikinaka, Yuichiro Otsuka, Masaya Nakamura, Ryo Honda, Kenji Takahashi
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   125(6) 717-722   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Kosuke Mori, Naofumi Kamimura, Eiji Masai
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   102(11) 4807-4816   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Kenji Takahashi, Kyohei Miyake, Shojiro Hishiyama, Naofumi Kamimura, Eiji Masai
Environmental Microbiology   20(5) 1739-1750   May 2018   [Refereed]
Higuchi Y, Aoki S, Takenami H, Kamimura N, Takahashi K, Hishiyama S, Lancefield CS, Ojo OS, Katayama Y, Westwood NJ, Masai E
Applied and environmental microbiology   84(7)    Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Tomonori Sonoki, Kenji Takahashi, Haruka Sugita, Minami Hatamura, Yuta Azuma, Takumi Sato, Sachio Suzuki, Naofumi Kamimura, Eiji Masai
ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering      Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Kamimura N, Takahashi K, Mori K, Araki T, Fujita M, Higuchi Y, Masai E.
Environmental Microbiology Reports   9(6) 679-705   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Benjamin S, Masai E, Kamimura N, Takahashi K, Anderson R.C, Faisal P.A.
Journal of Hazardous Materials   340 360-383   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Harada A, Kamimura N, Takeuchi K, Yu H.Y, Masai E, Senda T.
FEBS Journal   284(12) 1855-1867   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Kasai D, Imai S, Asano S, Tabata M, Iijima S, Kamimura N, Masai E, Fukuda M
Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry   81(3) 614-620   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Kamimura N, Goto T, Takahashi K, Kasai D, Otsuka Y, Nakamura M, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E.
Scientific Reports   7 44422   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Bito M, Otsuka Y, Nakamura M, Masai E, Katayama Y, Shigehara K, Shikinaka K.
Waste and Biomass Valorization   1-5   2017   [Refereed]
Harada A, Sato Y, Kamimura N, Venugopalan N, Masai E, Senda T
Acta Crystallographica Section F-Structural Biology Communications   72(12) 897-902   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Sailas Benjamin, Naofumi Kamimura, Kenji Takahashi, Eiji Masai
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety   134(part 1) 172-178   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Harada A, Sato Y, Kamimura N, Venugopalan N, Masai E, Senda T
Acta crystallographica. Section F, Structural biology communications   72(Pt 12) 897-902   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Kenta Yonezuka, Naoto Araki, Jun Shimodaira, Shoko Ohji, Akira Hosoyama, Mitsuru Numata, Atsushi Yamazoe, Daisuke Kasai, Eiji Masai, Nobuyuki Fujita, Takayuki Ezaki, Masao Fukuda
The Journal of general and applied microbiology   0(0) 0-0   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Stable chiral carboxymuconolactone production from a lignin-related aromatic compound, protocatechuic acid
Kondo S, Sugimura K, Okamura Y, Mase K, Sato-Izawa K, Otsuka Y, Kajita S, Masai E, Nakamura Ma, Sonoki T, Katayama Y
Fermentation Technology   5(3) 1000135-1000135   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Yuriko Okamura-Abe, Tomokuni Abe, Kei Nishimura, Yasutaka Kawata, Kanna Sato-Izawa, Yuichiro Otsuka, Masaya Nakamura, Shinya Kajita, Eiji Masai, Tomonori Sonoki, Yoshihiro Katayama
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering   121(6) 652-658   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Yonezuka K, Araki N, Shimodaira J, Ohji S, Hosoyama A, Numata M, Yamazoe A, Kasai D, Masai E, Fujita N, Ezaki T, Fukuda M
The Journal of general and applied microbiology   62(3) 118-125   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Qian Y, Otsuka Y, Sonoki T, Mukhopadhyay B, Nakamura M, Masai E, Katayama Y, Okamura-Abe, Y, Jellison J, Goodell B
BioResources   11(3) 6097-6109   May 2016   [Refereed]
Kazuhiro Shikinaka, Yuichiro Otsuka, Yuri Iguchi, Masaya Nakamura, Yuko Itoh, Eiji Masai, Yoshihiro Katayama, Kiyotaka Shigehara
Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology   53(9) 1256-1259   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Nuoendagula, Naofumi Kamimura, Tetsuya Mori, Ryo Nakabayashi, Yukiko Tsuji, Shojiro Hishiyama, Kazuki Saito, Eiji Masai, Shinya Kajita
Plant cell reports   35(3) 513-526   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
A bacterial aromatic aldehyde dehydrogenase critical for the efficient catabolism of syringaldehyde
Kamimura N, Goto T, Takahashi K, Kasai D, Otsuka Y, Nakamura M, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Scientific Reports   7(44422) 1-12   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Kenji Takahashi, Yusaku Hirose, Naofumi Kamimura, Shojiro Hishiyama, Hirofumi Hara, Takuma Araki, Daisuke Kasai, Shinya Kajita, Yoshihiro Katayama, Masao Fukuda, Eiji Masai
Applied and environmental microbiology   81(23) 8022-8036   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Daisuke Kasai, Naoto Araki, Kota Motoi, Shota Yoshikawa, Toju Iino, Shunsuke Imai, Eiji Masai, Masao Fukuda
Applied and environmental microbiology   81(21) 7656-7665   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Sailas Benjamin, Selvanesan Pradeep, Moolakkariyil Sarath Josh, Sunil Kumar, Eiji Masai
Journal of hazardous materials   298(0) 58-72   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Yukiko Tsuji, Ruben Vanholme, Yuki Tobimatsu, Yasuyuki Ishikawa, Clifton E Foster, Naofumi Kamimura, Shojiro Hishiyama, Saki Hashimoto, Amiu Shino, Hirofumi Hara, Kanna Sato‐Izawa, Paula Oyarce, Geert Goeminne, Kris Morreel, Jun Kikuchi, Toshiyuki Takano, Masao Fukuda, Yoshihiro Katayama, Wout Boerjan, John Ralph, Eiji Masai, Shinya Kajita
Plant biotechnology journal   13(6) 821-832   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Benjamin S, Pradeep S, Josh MS, Kumar S, Masai E
Journal of hazardous materials   298 58-72   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Souichiro Kato, Kanako Chino, Naofumi Kamimura, Eiji Masai, Isao Yumoto, Yoichi Kamagata
Scientific reports   5(0) 14295-14295   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Taichi Yoshikata, Kazuya Suzuki, Naofumi Kamimura, Masahiro Namiki, Shojiro Hishiyama, Takuma Araki, Daisuke Kasai, Yuichiro Otsuka, Masaya Nakamura, Masao Fukuda, Yoshihiro Katayama, Eiji Masai
Applied and Environmental Microbiology   80(23) 7142-7153   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Kato S, Chino K, Kamimura N, Masai E, Yumoto I, Kamagata Y
Scientific reports   5 14295   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Masayuki Tamura, Yukiko Tsuji, Tatsuya Kusunose, Atsushi Okazawa, Naofumi Kamimura, Tetsuya Mori, Ryo Nakabayashi, Shojiro Hishiyama, Yuki Fukuhara, Hirofumi Hara, Kanna Sato-Izawa, Toshiya Muranaka, Kazuki Saito, Yoshihiro Katayama, Masao Fukuda, Eiji Masai, Shinya Kajita
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   98(19) 8165-8177   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Draft genome sequence of Comamonas sp. strain E6 (NBRC 107749), a degrader of phthalate isomers through the protocatechuate 4, 5-cleavage pathway
Jun Shimodaira, Naofumi Kamimura, Akira Hosoyama, Atsushi Yamazoe, Nobuyuki Fujita, Eiji Masai
Genome announcements   3(3) e00643-15-e00643-15   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Shimodaira J, Kamimura N, Hosoyama A, Yamazoe A, Fujita N, Masai E
Genome announcements   3(3)    Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Hosaka, M., Kamimura, N., Toribami, S., Mori, K., Kasai, D., Fukuda, M., Masai, E.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology   79(19) 6148-6155   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Imai, S., Yoshida, R., Endo, Y., Fukunaga, Y., Yamazoe, A., Kasai, D., Masai, E., Fukuda, M.
Journal of General and Applied Microbiology   59(3) 199-205   Jul 2013   [Refereed]
Thi Nguyen, P.A., Thi Trinh, T.H., Fukumitsu, Y., Shimodaira, J., Miyauchi, K., Tokuda, M., Kasai, D., Masai, E., Fukuda, M.
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   116(1) 91-100   Jul 2013   [Refereed]
Takahashi K, Kamimura N, Hishiyama S, Hara H, Kasai D, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Kajita S, Masai E
Biodegradation   25(5) 735-745   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Iino, T., Miyauchi, K., Kasai, D., Masai, E., Fukuda, M.
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering   115(6) 600-606   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Keisho Okura, Ryuichi Tamura, Kiyotaka Shigehara, Eiji Masai, Masaya Nakamura, Yuichiro Otsuka, Yoshihiro Katayama, Yoshiaki Nakao
Chemistry Letters   43(8) 1349-1351   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Kenji Takahashi, Naofumi Kamimura, Shojiro Hishiyama, Hirofumi Hara, Daisuke Kasai, Yoshihiro Katayama, Masao Fukuda, Shinya Kajita, Eiji Masai
Biodegradation   25(5) 735-745   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Sugimoto K, Senda M, Kasai D, Fukuda M, Masai E, Senda T
PloS one   9(3) e92249   2014   [Refereed]
Iino, T., Wang, Y., Miyauchi, K., Kasai, D., Masai, E., Fujii, T., Ogawa, N., Fukuda, M.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology   78(19) 6954-6962   Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Sugimoto, K., Senda, M., Kasai, D., Fukuda, M., Masai, E., Senda, T.
PLoS ONE   9(3) e92249-e92249   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Fukuhara, Y., Kamimura, N., Nakajima, M., Hishiyama, S., Hara, H., Kasai, D., Tsuji, Y., Narita-Yamada, S., Nakamura, S., Katano, Y., Fujita, N., Katayama, Y., Fukuda, M., Kajita, S., Masai, E.
Enzyme and Microbial Technology   52(1) 38-43   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Fukuhara Y, Kamimura N, Nakajima M, Hishiyama S, Hara H, Kasai D, Tsuji Y, Narita-Yamada S, Nakamura S, Katano Y, Fujita N, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Kajita S, Masai E
Enzyme and microbial technology   52(1) 38-43   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Meux, E., Prosper, P., Masai, E., Mulliert, G., Dumarçay, S., Morel, M., Didierjean, C., Gelhaye, E., Favier, F.
FEBS Letters   586(22) 3944-3950   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
Meux E, Prosper P, Masai E, Mulliert G, Dumarçay S, Morel M, Didierjean C, Gelhaye E, Favier F
FEBS letters   586(22) 3944-3950   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
Kasai D, Kamimura N, Tani K, Umeda S, Abe T, Fukuda M, Masai E
FEMS microbiology letters   332(1) 68-75   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
Identification of Amino Acid Residues Essential for the Activity of 3-O-Methylgallate 3,4-Dioxygenase from Sphingobium sp. Strain SYK-6
D.Kasai, E. Masai
Transactions on GIGAKU   1(1) Pages 01029/1-Pages 01029/6   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
Isolation and Characterization of bzaA and bzaB of Sphingobium sp. Strain SYK-6, Which Encode Aromatic Aldehydes Dehydrogenases with Different Substrate Preferences
Y. Yamamoto, D. Kasai, N. Kamimura, E. Masai
Transactions on GIGAKU   1(1) 01009/1-01009/6   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
Kamimura N, Inakazu K, Kasai D, Fukuda M, Masai E
FEMS microbiology letters   329(2) 186-192   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Shimodaira J, Furusawa Y, Miyazawa Y, Kasai D, Miyauchi K, Masai E, Fukuda M
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering   113(3) 279-285   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Masai E, Kamimura N, Kasai D, Oguchi A, Ankai A, Fukui S, Takahashi M, Yashiro I, Sasaki H, Harada T, Nakamura S, Katano Y, Narita-Yamada S, Nakazawa H, Hara H, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Yamazaki S, Fujita N
Journal of bacteriology   194(2) 534-535   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Tanamura K, Abe T, Kamimura N, Kasai D, Hishiyama S, Otsuka Y, Nakamura M, Kajita S, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   75(12) 2404-2407   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Imai S, Ichikawa K, Muramatsu Y, Kasai D, Masai E, Fukuda M
Enzyme and microbial technology   49(6-7) 526-531   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Nguyen AT, Sato Y, Iwasaki T, Miyauchi K, Tokuda M, Kasai D, Masai E, Fukuda M
Enzyme and microbial technology   49(6-7) 532-539   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Araki N, Suzuki T, Miyauchi K, Kasai D, Masai E, Fukuda M
Journal of molecular microbiology and biotechnology   20(3) 125-136   Jul 2011   [Refereed]
Ohmori T, Morita H, Tanaka M, Miyauchi K, Kasai D, Furukawa K, Miyashita K, Ogawa N, Masai E, Fukuda M
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering   111(4) 437-442   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Araki N, Niikura Y, Miyauchi K, Kasai D, Masai E, Fukuda M
Journal of molecular microbiology and biotechnology   20(1) 53-62   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Ohmori T, Morita H, Tanaka M, Tomoi M, Miyauchi K, Kasai D, Furukawa K, Masai E, Fukuda M
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   75(1) 26-33   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Kamimura N, Aoyama T, Yoshida R, Takahashi K, Kasai D, Abe T, Mase K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Applied and environmental microbiology   76(24) 8093-8101   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Takeda H, Shimodaira J, Yukawa K, Hara N, Kasai D, Miyauchi K, Masai E, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   192(18) 4741-4751   Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Kasai D, Kitajima M, Fukuda M, Masai E
Applied and environmental microbiology   76(18) 6047-6055   Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Kamimura N, Takamura K, Hara H, Kasai D, Natsume R, Senda T, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Journal of bacteriology   192(13) 3394-3405   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
Fukuhara Y, Inakazu K, Kodama N, Kamimura N, Kasai D, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Applied and environmental microbiology   76(2) 519-527   Jan 2010   [Refereed]
Kasai D, Fujinami T, Abe T, Mase K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Journal of bacteriology   191(21) 6758-6768   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Sugimoto K, Yamamoto Y, Antoni S, Senda M, Kasai D, Masai E, Fukuda M, Senda T
Acta crystallographica. Section F, Structural biology and crystallization communications   65(Pt 11) 1171-1174   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Sonoki T, Masai E, Sato K, Kajita S, Katayama Y
Journal of basic microbiology   49(S1) S98-S102   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
Sato Y, Moriuchi H, Hishiyama S, Otsuka Y, Oshima K, Kasai D, Nakamura M, Ohara S, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Applied and environmental microbiology   75(16) 5195-5201   Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Nakajima M, Nishino Y, Tamura M, Mase K, Masai E, Otsuka Y, Nakamura M, Sato K, Fukuda M, Shigehara K, Ohara S, Katayama Y, Kajita S
Metabolic engineering   11(4-5) 213-220   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Sukda P, Gouda N, Ito E, Miyauchi K, Masai E, Fukuda M
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   73(3) 508-516   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Fukuhara Y, Kasai D, Katayama Y, Fukuda M, Masai E
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   72(9) 2335-2341   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Miyauchi K, Sukda P, Nishida T, Ito E, Matsumoto Y, Masai E, Fukuda M
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering   105(6) 628-635   Jun 2008   [Refereed]
Masai E, Yamamoto Y, Inoue T, Takamura K, Hara H, Kasai D, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   71(10) 2487-2492   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Kasai D, Masai E, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
FEMS microbiology letters   274(2) 323-328   Sep 2007   [Refereed]
Iwasaki T, Takeda H, Miyauchi K, Yamada T, Masai E, Fukuda M
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   71(4) 993-1002   Apr 2007   [Refereed]
Masai E, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   71(1) 1-15   Jan 2007   [Refereed]
Otsuka Y, Nakamura M, Shigehara K, Sugimura K, Masai E, Ohara S, Katayama Y
Applied microbiology and biotechnology   71(5) 608-614   Aug 2006   [Refereed]
Iwasaki T, Miyauchi K, Masai E, Fukuda M
Applied and environmental microbiology   72(8) 5396-5402   Aug 2006   [Refereed]
Sasoh M, Masai E, Ishibashi S, Hara H, Kamimura N, Miyauchi K, Fukuda M
Applied and environmental microbiology   72(3) 1825-1832   Mar 2006   [Refereed]
[PCB degradation systems in Rhodococcus bacteria: multiplex enzyme system determined by multiple isozyme genes].
Fukuda M, Miyauchi K, Masai E
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   50(12) 1541-1547   Oct 2005   [Refereed]
Peng X, Masai E, Kasai D, Miyauchi K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Applied and environmental microbiology   71(9) 5014-5021   Sep 2005   [Refereed]
Kasai D, Masai E, Miyauchi K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   187(15) 5067-5074   Aug 2005   [Refereed]
Abe T, Masai E, Miyauchi K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   187(6) 2030-2037   Mar 2005   [Refereed]
Warren R, Hsiao WW, Kudo H, Myhre M, Dosanjh M, Petrescu A, Kobayashi H, Shimizu S, Miyauchi K, Masai E, Yang G, Stott JM, Schein JE, Shin H, Khattra J, Smailus D, Butterfield YS, Siddiqui A, Holt R, Marra MA, Jones SJ, Mohn WW, Brinkman FS, Fukuda M, Davies J, Eltis LD
Journal of bacteriology   186(22) 7783-7795   Nov 2004   [Refereed]
Furusawa Y, Nagarajan V, Tanokura M, Masai E, Fukuda M, Senda T
Journal of molecular biology   342(3) 1041-1052   Sep 2004   [Refereed]
Kasai D, Masai E, Miyauchi K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   186(15) 4951-4959   Aug 2004   [Refereed]
Takeda H, Hara N, Sakai M, Yamada A, Miyauchi K, Masai E, Fukuda M
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry   68(6) 1249-1258   Jun 2004   [Refereed]
Masai E, Sasaki M, Minakawa Y, Abe T, Sonoki T, Miyauchi K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   186(9) 2757-2765   May 2004   [Refereed]
Takeda H, Yamada A, Miyauchi K, Masai E, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   186(7) 2134-2146   Apr 2004   [Refereed]
Nagarajan V, Sakurai N, Kubota M, Nonaka T, Nagumo H, Takeda H, Nishizaki T, Masai E, Fukuda M, Mitsui Y, Senda T
Protein and peptide letters   10(4) 412-417   Aug 2003   [Refereed]
Masai E, Ichimura A, Sato Y, Miyauchi K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   185(6) 1768-1775   Mar 2003   [Refereed]
Hara H, Masai E, Miyauchi K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Journal of bacteriology   185(1) 41-50   Jan 2003   [Refereed]
Sakai M, Miyauchi K, Kato N, Masai E, Fukuda M
Applied and environmental microbiology   69(1) 427-433   Jan 2003   [Refereed]
Peng X, Masai E, Kitayama H, Harada K, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Applied and environmental microbiology   68(9) 4407-4415   Sep 2002   [Refereed]
Masai E, Harada K, Peng X, Kitayama H, Katayama Y, Fukuda M
Applied and environmental microbiology   68(9) 4416-4424   Sep 2002   [Refereed]
Sato N, Uragami Y, Nishizaki T, Takahashi Y, Sazaki G, Sugimoto K, Nonaka T, Masai E, Fukuda M, Senda T
Journal of molecular biology   321(4) 621-636   Aug 2002   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Recent advances in Sphingobium sp. SYK-6 for lignin aromatic compounds degradation--a review
X Zhang, X Peng, E Masai
Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao   54(8) 854-867   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
微生物機能を用いたリグニン低分子化芳香族化合物からの新規ポリマー原料の生産と高機能性ポリマー開発への挑戦
J. Environ. Biotechnol.   6(2) 93-103   2006   [Refereed][Invited]

Books etc

 
Lignin valorization: Emerging Approaches
Yudai Higuchi, Kenji Takahashi, Naofumi Kamimura and Eiji Masai (Part:Joint Work, Bacterial Enzymes for the Cleavage of Lignin β-Aryl Ether Bonds: Properties and Applications)
Royal Society of Chemistry   Apr 2018   ISBN:978-1-78262-554-4
Biodegradative Bacteria, The Protocatechuate 4,5-cleavage pathway: overview and findings
Kamimura, N., Masai, E. (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   Nov 2013   ISBN:978-4-431-54520-0
Microbial diversity and genetics of biodegradation
Masai, E., Yamada, A., Sugiyama, K., Iwashita, N., Takahashi, C., Healy, J.M., Hatta, T., Tonso, N.L., Kimbara, K., Yano, K., Fukuda, M. (Part:Joint Work, Structure and function of biphenyl/polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) degradation genes in a Gram-positive bacterium Rhodococcus sp. RHA1)
Japan scientific societies press-Karger   1997   
Biotechnology in pulp and paper industry
Masai, E., Katayama, Y., Kawai, S., Kubota, S., Hanashiro, K., Nishikawa, S., Yamasaki, M., Morohoshi, N. (Part:Joint Work, Molecular cloning and sequencing of the genes for Pseudomonas paucimobilis enzymes involved in the degradation of dimeric lignin compounds)
Uni publishers Co Ltd.   1992   
Biotechnology in pulp and paper manufacture.
Katayama, Y., Nishikawa, S., Masai, E., Nakamura, M., Nishi, K., Yamasaki, M., Morohoshi, N. (Part:Joint Work, Molecular cloning of the genes specifying the enzymes involved in the lignin model compound degradation by the soil bacterium Pseudomonas paucimobilis SYK-6)
Butterworth-Heinemann   1990   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Initial Stage of the Bacterial Catabolism of Lignin-Derived Aromatics: How Do Bacterial Cells Take up These Aromatics? [Invited]
MASAI Eiji
Gordon Research Conference, lignin   9 Aug 2018   
Bacterial outer membrane transport of lignin-derived aromatics
Masaya Fujita, Kosuke Mori, Naofumi Kamimura, Eiji Masai
Gordon Research Conference, lignin   Aug 2018   
Mining of Enzyme Genes Effective for Lignin Engineering
Naofumi Kamimura, Yosuke Tokue, Shingo Sakamoto, Miyuki T. Nakata, Eiji Masai, Nobutaka Mitsuda, Shinya Kajita
Gordon Research Conference, lignin   Aug 2018   
Catabolism of lignin-derived aromatic compoundsin Sphingobium sp. SYK-6 and its potential applications [Invited]
The 7th International Symposium of Advanced Energy Science -Frontiers of Zero Emission Energy-   15 Sep 2016   Institute of Advanced Energy, Kyoto University
Isolation and characterization of Sphingobium sp. strain SYK-6 genes involved in catabolism of dehydrodiconiferyl alcohol
Kenji Takahashi, Kyohei Miyake, Naofumi Kamimura, Shojiro Hishiyama, Hirofumi Hara, Daisuke Kasai, Yoshihiro Katayama, Masao Fukuda, Shinya Kajita, Eiji Masai
Lignobiotech IV symposium   2 Jun 2016   Lignobiotech